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Recent news stories featuring The Wood


Brad and Dan Morning Show (Talk of Connecticut, June 2017)

A Photographic Glimpse Into South Windsor’s Past (Hartford Courant, June 2017)

Conversation with: Claire Lobdell (Journal Inquirer, June 2017)

Library Visitors Learn to Make Irish Soda Bread (Courant Community, March 2017)


Gingerbread House Festival a Hit (Courant Community, December 2016)

Gingerbread House event delectable success for South Windsor’s Wood Library and Museum (Journal Inquirer, December 2016)

Crusin’ Connecticut — Gingerbread House Festival Family Fun (WTNH Channel 8, November 2016)

Wood Library and Museum Hosts 6th Annual Gingerbread House Festival (NBC30, November 2016)

Sixth Annual Gingerbread Festival Starts Friday At Wood Memorial Library In South Windsor (Hartford Courant, November 2016)

‘Tis the season for gingerbread houses (Journal Inquirer, November 2016)

Matt Evald Johnson, Myth and Predicaments (Art New England online, October 2016)

The Art of Gingerbread Decorating (Journal Inquirer, August 2016)

Wood Memorial Library Collecting Historic Photos Of South Windsor (Hartford Courant, July 2016)

Ponds, cacti, pathways featured on South Windsor (Journal Inquirer, June 2016)

For Connecticut Open House Day, Wood Memorial Opens Native American Life Demonstration (Hartford Courant, June 2016)

Husband And Wife Team Open Exhibit At South Windsor’s Wood Memorial Library (Hartford Courant, May 2016)

South Windsor Photographer Exhibits Work at Wood Library (Hartford Courant, April 2016)

Quilting as Community: A Trip to the Wood Memorial Library & Museum in South Windsor, Connecticut (Poor Yorick Journal, March 2016)

Changing the pace of river commerce (Fox 61 Hartford, March 2016)

Artist Don Munson Opens Exhibit At South Windsor’s Wood Memorial Library (Hartford Courant, January 2016)


Dozens of gingerbread houses on display in South Windsor (WFSB, December 2015)

Wood Memorial Library’s 5th Annual Gingerbread House Festival Delights (Hartford Courant, December 2015)

Fourth Grade Students at MLK Receive Award for Native American Educational Experience (Spotlight on Excellence, November 2015)

Wood Memorial Library moving forward on Podunk village (Journal Inquirer, November 2015)

South Windsor’s Wood Library To Build Reproduction Of Native American Village (Hartford Courant, October 2015)

State gives Wood Memorial Library $75K grant (Journal Inquirer, October 2015)

History Lesson (Journal Inquirer, September 2015)

South Windsor’s Wood Library Names New Executive Director (Hartford Courant, September 2015)

SWindsor’s Wood Library Names New Executive Director (Journal Inquirer, August 2015)

Wood Memorial Unveils Online Exhibit (Reminder News, August 2015)

South Windsor Library Pays Homage to Town’s Lost Landmarks (Hartford Courant, July 2015)

Volunteer Jean Klein Says ‘Follow Your Passion’ (Hartford Courant, May 2015)

South Windsor Library to Host Whitman Exhibit (Hartford Courant, April 2015)

Get Ready to Brake for Tag Sales (Hartford Courant, April 2015)

Girls Enjoy American Girl Spring Tea (Hartford Courant, April 2015)

Chapin Furniture Discussion in South Windsor (Hartford Courant, February 2015)


Gingerbread House Fest Draws Thousands to Historic Library (Journal Inquirer, December 2014)

Wood Memorial Library Gingerbread House Exhibit (WTIC–FoxCT, December 2014)

Wood Memorial Library celebrates the 4th Annual Gingerbread Festival (Hartford Courant, December 2014)

Wood Library Welcomes New Exec. Director (Hartford Courant, October 2014)


Archivist Appointed at Wood Memorial Library and Museum (Hartford Courant, July 2013)

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