Historic Wooster Square Association

Wooster Square's Annual 
Holiday Concert & Tree Lighting

December 8 at 5:30 p.m.

Concert with Music Haven Student Ensemble

 in St. Michael Church on Wooster Place

Tree Lighting to follow near Columbus Monument

 in Wooster Sqaure Park.

Complimentary cider and donuts

Bring your families and friends and 

consider a non-perishable food item for Loaves & Fishes. 

Photo by Bart Szczarba. Thank you Bart!

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Theresa Argento at the 44th Cherry Blossom Festival
Long a major contributor to the Cherry Blossom Festival with her tables of neighborhood  Italian memorabilia, Theresa Argento joined  the Festivities on April 23. Above, with Festival Co-chair Charlie Murphy, she enjoyed the lively event.
More recently, Theresa was also on hand for the 
St. Andrews Society Festa.
Thank you Renate Recknagel After 30 years of service, including a stint as president, Renate had departed the board of Historic Wooster Square Association.
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       Yea, City Seed!
Cityseed Farmers Market retunrs to Wooster Square's Russo Park on April 1. Produce is great! There are now weekly markets throughout the City, but ours is still held there every Saturday, except in winter when it moves to the nearby Metropolitan Business Academy on Water St. It is a major neighborhood asset.  Go City Seed!!!!
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Chanukah Celebration • Wed., Dec. 13 • 5:15 p.m.
Wooster Square Park

An Invitation from Rabbi Mendy and Dina Hecht

The outdoor Menorah Lighting and Chanukah Celebration will include festive holiday music and traditional jelly donuts as the second candles are lit. 
Following the Menorah Lighting, the celebration continues steps away INDOORS with hot soup and latkes at the Lincoln Flower Shop - 595 Chapel St.  All welcome. No charge. Thank you to Mr. Michael Daniele of Lincoln Flower Shop for graciously hosting. 
posted 12/9/17


Wooster Square's Annual 

Holiday Concert & Tree Lighting

.... was held on December 8 
at St. Michael Church on Wooster Place.

An excellent performance by 
Music Haven Student Ensemble
was followed by cider and cider donuts.

Then attendees processed to Wooster Square Park
and the Tree Lighting followed near the Columbus Monument. 

Photo by Aaron Greenberg. Thank you Aaron! 
posted 12/8/17

Take A Peek Inside:

Wooster Square Coffee Is Now Open!

 Yea! Our friendly neighborhood coffee shop is is now serving.  Coffee is great; excellent pastries, sandwiches, and the vibe is friendly. Bring your friends and even your laptops. 

Hours: Monday - Saturday from 7 am to 6:30 pm.

Stop by 516 Chapel  (corner of Chapel and Chestnut Streets) and enjoy!

Also check out New Haven's first and only New Haven's first and only Blow Out & Beauty Bar!  click here

   updated 11/306/17



Families relax, the kids play, school groups have recess and games (photo above), and friends play ball. People read, walk their dogs, have picnics - and pizza!  (photo at right)

44th Annual  Cherry Blossom Festival
Sunday, April 23
Wooster Square Park 
and the Concert the night before were great events!
Thank you to all our sponsors!!
Click here for the list.


The 45th Annual Cherry Blossom Festival 
will be held on April 22, 2018.
Save the date!