|Cannon Grange No. 152 Patrons of Husbandry
an Action Grange of the Order of Patrons of Husbandry
Serving the Wilton, Connecticut area since 1899
|Cannon Grange Hall
The historic 1899 Cannon Grange Hall is located just west of Route 7 at 25 Cannon Road, Wilton Connecticut. (Across from Cannondale train station.) The Hall is available to rent on a one-off basis. Information may be obtained from the President of Cannon Grange. See rental rules.
|New internet site|
|Geocities -- our internet service provider-- is going out of business in October. We have set up a new internet site. It is still work in progress. Please see and book mark our new site.
|History of Cannon Grange
Cannon Grange was organized in 1899. Read the history of Cannon Grange or read a more extensive history covering the Grange movement. See the list of the Masters of Cannon Grange since 1899.
|Thousands Flock to Cannon Grange Fair
The 76th Anniversary Fair and Exposition was
in 2008 at the Grange Hall.
The Coming Fair is Sunday August 30, 2009
10 AM to 4 PM Rain or Shine
Become a member of Cannon Grange. Download a short membership form.
|The Connecticut State Grange
The State Grange sponsors Camp Berger summer camp in Winchester Center.
|2009 Cannon Grange Calendar|
|The National Grange
See a concise history of the National Grange and the 1874 Declaration of Purposes. Also an explanation of the Grange organization.
|Meetings are open to the public. Unless otherwise noted meetings are on Thursdays and begin at 7:00 PM preceded by light supper refreshments at 6:30 PM. Parking is available at the Cannondale Railroad Station Lot, diagonally across Cannon Road from the Grange Hall. The Grange Hall is handicapped-accessible
January 15 Business Meeting with program, “Almanacs”
February 5 Business Meeting
February 21 Saturday Evening of Silent Movies 7 PM
Featuring John Mucci at the piano . See the flier.
March 5 Business Meeting
March 19 Business Meeting with State Grange Contests
(Sewing, Baking and Talent)
April 2 Business Meeting
April 16 Business Meeting with Program
April 18 Saturday Evening “Wine-tasting and Connecticut Wineries”
(evening event begins at 7:30 PM)
May 2 Saturday 110th Anniversary of Cannon Grange's founding. Hor d'oeuvres 5 PM, dinner 6 PM.
May 7 Business Meeting with Program celebrating 110th Anniv.
May 21 Business Meeting with Program “Jukebox Jamboree”
June 4 Business Meeting with Program “Travels to Italy”
June 18 Business Meeting with annual election of officers for 2009-2010
July 2 Neighbors’ Night Picnic – at the Grange Hall by the riverside
(meet at 6 PM and bring a dish to pass)
July 16 Neighbors’ Night Picnic – at the Grange Hall by the riverside
(meet at 6 PM and bring a dish to pass)
August 6 Short Business Meeting
August 8 – 28 Fair Set-up (email: Cannon.Grange@yahoo.com to give a hand)
August 30 77th Annual Cannon Grange Agricultural Fair Sunday
September 3 Business Meeting with Fair Debrief
September 17 Installation of Officers for the new program year, 2009 – 2010
|E-mail the Cannon Grange Webmaster
E-mail Cannon Grange
Mailing address: P.O. Box 23, Wilton, Connecticut 06897; (203)762-1900
|The following friends of the Grange were sponsors of the Grange Fair
Hastings Real Estate
Patriot National Bank
Bouton Funeral Home
Mr Shane's Homemade Parlour Ice Cream
Reynolds & Rowella Accountants and
Triple S Carpet & Drapery Cleaners
John F. Goetjen & Son Moving Company
Lelio Graphic Design
The Care of Trees - Arborists
Alice Snyder Real Esate
Best wishes from Mary Offinger
Charles F. Flynn - Lawyer
Regency Limousine Service
Cannondale Animal Clinic
Girl Scouts - SW CT Council
Hannes Precision Industries
Realty Seven Real Estate
Port-O-Let of Connecticut
Dr. Kevin Craw - Veterinarian
Best wishes from Isabel and Shipley Foley, Allison McDonald
Computer Repair Service
Paul's Prosperous Printing
Titus Built, LLC
Also thank you to:
Jeff Titus for allowing the Grange to stage part of the Fair on part of his property;
Suzan Lelio of Lelio design, designer of the fair premium book.
Please patronize and thank our sponsors.
|Grange membership is only $25 per year or $50 for a household. Membership information available by e-mail.|
|Every time you buy something from KEOUGH'S HARDWARE on Route 7, Branchville or 907 High Ridge Road Stamford tell them that you want a donation to go to support Cannon Grange and they will donate 10% of your purchase to Cannon Grange. This does not increase the cost to you of your purchase|
Grange Related Links
The National Grange
Connecticut State Grange
Fairfield County Pomona Grange
Connecticut Association of Fairs Many of the fairs in Connecticut are sponsored by a Grange
PatronsPlace Your portal to everything on the world wide web about the Grange!
Acorn Press The local newspaper for Wilton and area communities.
Wilton Library Association Information on local history, organizations and events.
|Copyright (c) 1999, 2009 Cannon Grange.|