Simsbury Bank is pleased to announce that it is the Presenting Sponsor of Hill-Stead Museum’s 2019 May Market with a $10,000 sponsorship donation.  This year’s May Market will be held on Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, May 5.  The Market annually features more than 65 premium home, garden and gourmet exhibitors as well as numerous demonstrations and activities.

The weekend will also feature wine, beer and distilled spirits tastings in the sunken garden, how-to demonstrations on a variety of topics, children’s activities and Open House style tours of the historic home which features a collection of famous impressionist paintings.  All activities are included in the admission of $15 in advance/online or $20 at the gate and children under 18 are free.

Susan Reynolds, Assistant Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager of the Avon branch said, “Simsbury Bank is delighted to continue to support this wonderful event that highlights the treasure that we all have in Hill-Stead Museum.  May Market is a wonderful combination of arts and Spring that make for a lovely weekend for visitors to enjoy Hill-Stead’s grounds and the many displays at the market.”

Susan Ballek, Executive Director and CEO of Hill-Stead Museum, said, “We remain grateful to Simsbury Bank for their continued generous support as presenting sponsor of May Market.  Without them we could not present this very popular event, now in its 33rd year and welcoming 27 new exhibitors and alongside many returning favorites.  Simsbury Bank understands the historic and artistic value of Hill-Stead Museum and is committed to helping us maintain it for the public’s education and enjoyment.”

Hill-Stead Museum houses a world-class collection of French Impressionist paintings and fine art, exquisite decorative arts and antiques displayed in the 1901 Colonial Revival house designed by one of the country’s first female architects, Theodate Pope Riddle.  More information about the home and the May Market can be found at hillstead.org.

Simsbury Bank is a Central Connecticut based independent, community bank for businesses and consumers. Simsbury Bank Home Loans is a division of Simsbury Bank serving the home financing needs of consumers.  The Bank’s wholly-owned subsidiary, SBT Investment Services, Inc., offers securities and insurance products through LPL Financial and its affiliates, Member FINRA/SIPC. Simsbury Bank is wholly-owned by publicly traded SBT Bancorp, Inc., whose stock is traded on the OTC Pink marketplace under the ticker symbol of SBTB.  For more information, visit www.simsburybank.com.

 

Simsbury Bank makes its presenting sponsorship to Hill-Stead Museum for its 2019 May Market.  Left to right:  Claire Burnett and Laurie Sinder, Co-Chairs of Hill-Stead Museum’s May Market; Melanie da Costa of Hill-Stead; Susan Reynolds, AVP and Sr. Relationship Manager of Simsbury Bank and Joseph Raycraft, Sr. Relationship Manager of Simsbury Bank.

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