Historical society sets wine tasting party

The New Milford Historical Society will sponsor its second annual Evening of Wine and Song, a holiday wine tasting party, Dec. 5 from 5 to 8 p.m.

A snow date of Dec. 6 is set.

Wine provided by Warehouse Wines and Liquors and entertainment by The Rare Occasion will be offered at the historical society located at 6 Aspetuck Ave.

In addition to the wine tasting, a winter exhibit, "Three Hundred Years of Christmas Traditions," which traces the various ways residents of New England and New Milford have observed Christmas, will be on display.

An array of antique Christmas ornaments, paper ephemera and nostalgic mid-20th Century decorations will be among the items showcased.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. They may be purchased in advance by calling the historical society at 860-354-3069.