The E List

An Excruciatingly Opinionated Guide to the Shoreline

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summer guide
Summer Guide
We wait all year long for these few months on the Shoreline, and to celebrate it properly, we put together The E List Guide to Summer so you can enjoy every bit of it.

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museums_featured
From the Connecticut River Museum to the Lyman Allyn, there are plenty of exciting exhibits to peruse this Fall.

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hillstead museum
This mansion, filled with masterpieces by Degas, Monet, Manet and more makes for a fantastic fall outing.

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We've gathered a list of (mainly) local charities for Giving Tuesday.

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polar express
Child & Family's Polar Express is a wonderful way to give back this season and help those in our own community.

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I’ve been looking around at some of the fun social-slash-crafting events on the Shoreline and pulled together this list.

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hero
Learn proven strategies for a career pivot at this free talk!

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retirement transformed
Join me as we set and achieve goals for the next phase of life.

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cabaret
Spend an evening ensconced at the Kit Kat Club right here in East Haddam.

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May Things To Do
The E List Girls’ Night Out in Essex, Wednesday, May 4th. Join us for drinks, discounts and dinner!  Click here for more info. Eat in the Street: Cinco de Mayo, May 5th, New London: Live music, roaming entertainment and Mexican Specialties all along Bank Street in New London. Friends of Hammonasset Plant Sale May 5

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Spring Things To Do
Easter Bunnies, Daffodils, Pirates, New Musicals and so much more to see and do in April on the Shoreline.

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GNO Essex 2022
Join us for Drinks, Discounts and Dinner in Essex!

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guilford gno
We're thrilled to (finally) be back with another Girls' Night Out in Guilford.

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Ladies Night Guilford 2020
The Guilford Green Merchants have organized a Ladies Night (men invited, too) on October 15th from noon til 8pm. Enjoy specials and discounts in the shops and restaurants around the Green.

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On the hunt for ham? Here's our round-up of where to go out and take out for the Spring holidays!

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thanksgiving
You're hosting a crowd and need to get out of the house? Here's what's going on Thanksgiving weekend:

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holiday_featured
Here’s our relatively exhaustive list of pop-up boutiques, holiday events, concerts, teas, tree-lightings, strolls, and shops that do it up for the season.

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ipark
A walk on the trails at I-Park are a perfect pick-me-up any time of year.

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fall events
Here's a slew of events happening this FALL.

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fairs festivals ct
Summer’s not over yet! Here’s a whole slew of fairs and festivals still to come:

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links we love
Here's what's caught my eye during my 3am surfing lately.

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Links We Love
Prepare for a pandemic winter, dance your workout, Escape Room games at home, and more links we love.

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links we love
Best outdoor restaurants in NYC, travel essentials, gardening tools, and more marvels we've unearthed on the world wide interwebs.

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From quarrying its famous pink granite, to bootlegging and hiding Captain Kidd’s treasure, the archipelago known as the Thimble Islands has served a range of uses laced with mysterious lore.

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FEED Suppers
You’ve probably seen these bags around, or you may even own one.

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Just in time for Mother’s Day, we’re heading back to Guilford for a Girls’ Night Out. Let’s celebrate OURSELVES and enjoy a 1/2 price glass of wine and 20% off in all the participating boutiques.

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