Connecticut Town Greens

History of the State's Common Centers

Book Description

The state of Connecticut has 170 town or village greens that still exist today. These greens date back to Colonial times where they served as the physical and spiritual centers for these early towns. Today many town greens continue to be the center of town events, fairs, and other gatherings. Connecticut Town Greens explores the history of these remarkable greens and provide a guide to current events.

About Lehman, Eric D.

Eric D. Lehman, teaches travel literature and creative writing at the University of Bridgeport, and his essays, reviews, and stories have appeared in dozens of journals and magazines. He lives in Hamden, Connecticut.