Edmond Town Hall to Remain Closed to Public Until April 20

In accordance with Governor Lamont’s directive, Edmond Town Hall will remain closed to the public until April 20.  Building staff will continue to work on cleaning and special projects throughout the building.  Administrative staff continues to work and will respond to phone calls and emails Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Edmond Town Hall will continue to follow guidance from and work closely with the Town of Newtown, the Newtown Health District and state authorities as it…

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Edmond Town Hall Closes to the Public Until Further Notice

As we continue to monitor the rapidly changing coronavirus, it is out of an abundance of caution and concern for the community, that we have made the difficult decision to shutter Edmond Town Hall entirely effective 5 pm Tuesday, March 17, until further notice. While there are no confirmed cases in Newtown, we will be taking this time to deep clean the building to ensure that the facility remains safe and healthy for the community and staff. Office staff will…

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EDMOND TOWN HALL THEATRE TO CANCEL FREE MOVIE WEEKEND MARCH 13 – 15

Edmond Town Hall Theatre, located at 45 Main Street in Newtown announces the cancellation of this weekend’s free movie sponsored by Ingersoll Auto of Danbury. Given guidance from public health officials and First Selectman Dan Rosenthal, Edmond Town Halls feels it is in the best interest of public health for Newtown residents and the extended community to promote social distancing.  All other building activities will continue as scheduled; however, the Board of Managers is prepared to make real time decisions…

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Edmond Town Hall Postpones ‘A Brother’s Revival’

Edmond Town Hall Theatre has decided to postpone its March 28 concert featuring “A Brother’s Revival”, in the interest of public health for Newtown residents and the extended community, given recent developments with the coronavirus outbreak. A new date will be scheduled. For those who have purchased tickets, a full refund is available. All other theater/building activities, including movies, will continue as scheduled; however, the Board of Managers is prepared to make real-time decisions as news continues to develop. Edmond…

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Theater to Close Feb 11 Through Feb 13

Upgrade to Movie Projector will Bring Improved Picture and Sound The theater will close for three days beginning February 11 through February 12, 2020 to upgrade its digital movie projector. All theater activities, including movies, will cease as installers upgrade to a larger projector that will improve image resolution, brightness and sound for all movies and will make it possible to project films with 4k resolution which provides much more image detail. The theater expects to reopen on Friday, February…

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Music Series Kicks Off Sep 21 with First of Four Concerts

A music series consisting of four concerts featuring sounds and performers of yesteryear will begin in September at Edmond Town Hall Theatre. The series, sponsored by Newtown Savings Bank, is the first in an effort to consistently bring live shows to the beloved historic theater. The series will provide a touch of nostalgia by bringing favorite acts and songs from decades past. Elvis tribute artist Todd Malinosky will kick things off on Saturday, September 21 as he performs with Jukebox…

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Come Celebrate Mary Hawley’s Birthday Thursday, Aug 22

The public is invited to stop by the Mary Hawley Memorial Room where copies of Miss Hawley’s will  and trust documents will be available for perusal. Also on display will be a “Star of Gifts” painted by   Michelle Rosenthal and donated by Mr. and Mrs. Lynn and Ron Buttner of Newtown. The start depicts six gifts that Miss Hawley gave to the town of Newtown. Guests may also sign the guest book. The building that Miss Hawley donated to the…

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