Fire danger index "moderate" 11/21/14
Congratulations to Ali and Juan who were married here this past weekend. Ali has worked many events in the Mansion through Carriage House Caterers. It was good to see her celebrate her big day with us.
I wish you and your little family many years of good health, and to be surrounded by the love of family and friends.
Well I think this past weekend is our last wedding blitz weekend for 2014, but I'm always hopeful we'll get some last minute brides.
Congratulations to Diane and Bernard who were married at the Mansion this past Saturday. These two lovebirds are the perfect example of finding love again later in life. Thay both had stars in their eyes and silly grins on their faces, their love for each other apparent to anyone who sees them.
Another congratulations goes out to Marci and Will who celebrated their marriage with the wind blowing and the leaves swirling outside of our conservatory glass windows.
I pray many blessings on each of these special couples and that their lives be filled with the joy of laughter and the love of family and friends.
We had a great time this year at our Harvest Hayride and Mini Maze fundraiser, despite the rain. I want to thank our volunteers; Joe the tractor driver, Lin our faithful story teller and the young men from the Danbury High School Greenhouse Project. We couldn't do it without you.
A huge thank you to all the schools, Moms, and Moms clubs who come out every year to support us. Your participation helps to ensure that Tarrywile Park continues to be maintained in the style you are accostomed to.
~Becky, Anne-Marie, Sam and George
Congratulations to Leslie and Ryan who were married at the Mansion this past weekend. It was a beautiful day for an outside wedding in the Grape Arbor. We wish to thank you for booking us as your wedding venue.
We would also like to thank Ryan for his service to this country, we truly appreciate your time and sacrifice also, thank you to Leslie who supports her husband's career choice.
We wish you many blessing in your marriage and may you be surrounded by the love, laughter and support of family and friends.
Congratulations to Andy and Debbie who celebrated their recent engagement by having a party at the Mansion hosted by Andy's parents. Thank you Linda for choosing Tarrywile as your venue and for singing our praises. I would like to wish the happy couple many years of good health, abudant laughter through good times and bad, and to always be surrounded by the love of family and friend.
The staff at Tarrywile would like to congratulate Kate and Richard who held their wedding ceremony under our lush grape arbor. It was a pleasure working with Kate and I wish them both many years surrounded by the love of family, good health and an abundance of laughter.
We would like to congratulate Emily and David who celebrated their marriage surrounded by family and friends in the Mansion this past weekend. I know there were quite a few family members traveling from overseas, I hope they enjoyed a bit of New England charm. We would like to wish them both many blessings in their marriage and in the years to come.
Weekly Fire Danger Index 9/5/14: Build-up = 30, Spread = 10, Danger = "Moderate"
We would like to wish Belinda and Lucas heartfeld contragulations on their recent marriage which took place at Tarrywile Mansion, this past weekend. The weather was humid but sunny, the grape arbor ready to preside over another happy couple and the tent was gleaming in the late summer sun. We would like to wish you both many blessings in your marriage and in the years to come.
We would also like to thank Lucas for his dedicated service to our armed forces. You make us proud.
Thank you Esha for choosing Tarrywile Mansion as the location for your traditional Henna party. The Mansion looked beautiful decorated with all the jewel tone colors. I would like to wish you both many blessings int your marriage and in the years to come.
Weekly Fire Danger Index: Build-up = 27, Spread = 6, Danger = "MODERATE" 8/29/14
We would like to wish Erica and Gabriel many blessings in their marriage, which was celebrated here at the mansion this past weekend. What a beautiful weekend to get married. I heard through the grapevine that everyone had a great time. Thank you for choosing Tarrywile Mansion as the venue for such a special occasion.
Contratulations also to Chris and Marie who chose to hold their ceremony in our beautiful Conservatory surrounded by 40 of their closest friends and relatives. We would like to wish you both many blessings in your marriage and in the years to come.
I have a little catching up to do on my thank-yous since I was on vacation all last week, be sure to read this post all the way through so you'll be aware of all the fun and amazing events we have had at the Mansion this past week.
First of all I would like to thank Lauren for hosting her bridal shower with us. I hope you all had a fun time and are ready now to proceed to the wedding day. I wish you both many blessings in your upcoming wedding and through-out your marriage.
Thank you Jasmine, who along with her fiance', hosted their baby shower at the Mansion. It was a lot to pull together with your busy work schedule, I hope it went well for you and your guests. I wish you both good health and many years surrounded by the love of family and friends.
Thank you to Michelle and the Hord Foundation who chose our beautiful veranda to host their scholarship awards picnic. I hope you had a great turnout and were able to celebrate with many of your scholarship recipients.
I heard the crew of Pitney Bowes had a grand time at their outdoor picnic/luncheon. The front lawn was put to good use with many games of bocci. It was a beautiful day to relax after their informative "Town Hall" meeting back at the office.
Thank you to Andrew and Sari for choosing Tarrywile Mansion as their venue for their rehearsal dinner. What a great relaxing atmosphere to enjoy the evening before their wedding day. I wish you many blessings in your marriage and in the years to come.
Finally, congratulations to Jolene and Bryan who were married under the grape arbor this past weekend. It seems the weather cooperated, aside from a little humidity, and everyone enjoyed the food, music, dancing and especially the Mansion's central air!
Congratulations Samantha and Chad, we heard you all had a wonderful time at your wedding ceremony and reception last night. It was a beautiful night to celebrate your special union. We're so glad you chose Tarrywile as your venue, we really appreciate how much care you all put into treating the Mansion with respect and leaving her perhaps cleaner than you found her.
We wish you both many blessings in your marriage and as you start your new family. May the years to come be filled with hope, love, good health and the love of family.
Weekly Fire Danger Index: Build-up = 18, Spread = 6, Danger = Low
Congratulations Ryan and Annie on your marriage, you two are one of the nicest couples I have had the pleasure to work with. I heard that you had a little excitement at cocktail hour but after that everything went smoothly.
We wish you both many blessings in your marriage and in the years to come.
Weekly Fire Danger Index: Build-up 9; Spread 4; Danger; LOW
Thank you Reverand Leopold for bringing your wonderful Peace Camp program to Tarrywile for yet another year. From the laughter I heard upstairs in the office it sounded like your campers had a wonderful time!
Thank you David for thinking of Tarrywile Mansion as the venue for you and your wife's baby shower. I wonder if the predominant color was blue, pink or yellow for we don't know yet. I hope you all had a great time. I pray that your child will be blessed with good health and that you both find much joy in the life you created.
~Becky, Anne-Marie, Sam and George
We'd like to take a moment to congratulate Kim and Brian who were married this past weekend at the Mansion. The weather was perfect, the grape arbor was lovely and the Bride and Groom resplendent. We wish you both many blessings in your marriage and in the years to come.
Congratulations to Carina, who was part of the 2014 graduating class of Bethel High School. Her grad party, hosted by Mom and Dad, was held in the Mansion. We wish Carina many wonderful opportunities in her future and a chance to make her dreams come true.
We would like to wish Elizabeth and Steven many blessings on their marriage, which took place this past weekend in our beautiful grape arbor and was followed by a reception in the Mansion. We would like to wish you many years of good health and happiness.
We'd like to thank the Connecticut Junior Republic for choosing Tarrywile Mansion as the venue for their wine tasting fundraiser. We hope you had a large crowd and were able to meet your fundraising goals.
We would also like to congratulate Suzanne and Rogelio, who were married on our beautiful grounds this past weekend. They then proceeded inside the Mansion to celebrate their nuptials, surrounded by the love of family and friends.
Congratulations to the 2014 graduation class of the C.H.A.N.G.E home school group. Their annual graduation dinner was held at the Mansion last night and from all accounts everyone had a wonderful time.
We wish all the graduates a lifetime full of wonderful opportunities and a future full of dreams come true.
We would like to send our thanks to the event planners from the Samaritan Health Center; Betsy and Eva, for choosing Tarrywile as the location for their annual Garden Party Fundraiser. I'm sad that I was not able to attend since it promised to be a lovely event. The weather cooperated to give them a warm sunny day and I heard that the turnout was excellent. I hope that they reached their fundraising goal.
For more information on the Samaritan Health Center see the link below:
Congratulations to our newest married couple, Nol and Rebecca, who were married at the Mansion this past Saturday. It's been more than a year since Nol first came to view the Mansion and I know there has been much plannin since then. I heard through the grapevine that it was a truly lovely wedding.
We would like to wish you both many blessings in your marriage and in the years to come.
We would like to send out condolences to Ed and his family for the loss of his Mom this past week. They had a Celebration of Life event to commemorate a wonderful life that touched so many others. I pray that they all find some peace during this difficult time.
Hats off to Francis who was tasked with finding the right venue for his engagement party while his fiance' was away on a business trip.
Fortunately Francis (with a little help from his mom Joann) found Tarrywile Mansion and made the right decision to have the party here. I wish both Melissa and Francis many blessings in their marriage and in the many years to come.
~Becky, Anne-Marie, Sam and George
Congratulations go out to Jennifer and Edward who were married at the Mansion this past weekend. Hopefully they were able to dodge the rainstorms. Jennifer and her mom put a great deal of planning into her wedding day so even rainstorms wouldn't stand a chance of ruining their celebration.
We would like to wish them both many blessings in their marriage and in the years to come!
~Becky, Anne-Marie, Sam and George
We would like to extend our congratulations to Zach and Keasha who were married this past Saturday and held their reception here at the Mansion. The brides mom and dad, Tracy and Miriam, are old pro's at this wedding business so they had everything under control early on. It was a pleasure working with them.
We wish the happy couple many blessings in their marriage and in the years to come.
We also wish to remind Tracy and Miriam that Tarrywile Mansion is the perfect venue to use for their remaining two children, should they find their significant others.
I'm a little behind in my posting of past events at the Mansion, I hope you will join me in saying congratulations to all of our celebrants.
Congratulations to John and Soo who were married a couple of weeks past. John hit my soft spot when he told me he just loves his girl to bits. Soo enjoyed spending quaility time with her mom who flew in for the occasion. It was a pleasure to see family come together in celebration in our wonderful Mansion.
Congratulations also go out to Marissa and Kevin who were joined in holy matrimony on our Mansion grounds. It was a pleasure working with the bride and her mom throughout the planning process.
Our third congratulations go out to Ashley and Robert who had to reschedule their last date due to Robert's commitment to our armed forces. I would like to thank Robert for his devotion to our contry and to Ashley who supports him in his career.
Graduation time has come to the Mansion at last, congratulations to Adrielle who just received her bachelor's degree in accounting and business administration. Her husband, Julio planned and organized her grad party here at the Mansion because he was so proud of her.
On behalf of the staff of Tarrywile Mansion we would like to wish you all many blessings in your marriages/career and in the years to come.
-Becky, Anne-Marie, Sam, and George
Thanks go out to Immaculate High Schools staff and junior class for bring their carefree laughter and youthful exuberance to the Mansion as they experience their yearly retreat.
We would like to thank Maria for hosting her daughter's Sweet 16 party at Tarrywile. We heard everyone had a great time and absolutely loved the venue. What a great way to kick off the start of our high rental season. Thanks again Maria!
I just wanted to put it out there that if you or someone you know is looking for a Grad Party venue please think of Tarrywile, we have had some rockin' grad parties in the past, yours can be one of them. Contact me at 203-744-3130 for more info.
The Staff would like to wish Pat a Happy Birthday, she celebrated in style at the Mansion, surrounded by friends and family.
Another young lady turns Sweet 16 at Tarrywile, congratulations Jordan, we wish that many wonderful opportunities come your way and that you have a future full of the love of family and good friends.
-Becky, Anne-Marie, Sam and George
Wishing Alexandra a Happy 18th Birthday, she was the best Christmas Eve present I ever received. We had fun celebrating that momentous day by having a party at the Mansion where the "how well do you know Alex" scavenger hunt took place. followed by food, cake and three rousing rounds of bingo! Everyone loved the food and Mansion. it was a day the Birthday girl will never forget!
Congratulations go out to Sarah and Jonathan who were married at the Mansion this past weekend. The bride and groom along with family and friends coordinated and catered the entire event themselves and did a wonderful job!
We wish you both many blessings in your marriage and in the years to come!
-Becky, Anne-Marie, Sam, George