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BAKING COMPETITION: Sweet Memories Desserts

May 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$10 entrance fee (Members 10% discount)

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From holiday cookies to birthday cakes, special desserts often conjure fond family memories of the event at which they are served or loving thoughts about the loved ones who made them. Join this friendly competition by entering a cherished cake, cookies, cupcakes, or pie that represents a family memory.

Entries will be judged by food appearance, overall presentation, and taste. Please bring a copy of the recipe and a short description of the memory it represents. Advance reservation required.

Prizes awarded in Gift Certificates to The Shop at the Florence Griswold Museum. 1st Place: $100, 2nd Place: $75, 3rd Place: $50.

Entry drop-off 1pm. Judging 1:30-2:30pm. Prizes awarded and public viewing 3-4pm. Entry removal at 4pm.

Please note: to receive a Member discount, you must be registered with an online account. Not yet registered? Sign up here! All Membership discounts will be automatically applied after you login, enter registrant information, and add tickets to your cart.

This exhibition has been made possible by the generous support from Connecticut Humanities, the Department of Economic and Community Development, Connecticut Office of the Arts, HSB, The Aeroflex Foundation, The David T. Langrock Foundation, Mr. Andy Baxter, Mr. & Mrs. Robert D. Webster, Deborah & Roy Moore, Wayne & Barbara Harms, Bouvier Insurance, Mr. & Mrs. Jeb Embree as well as donors to the Museum’s Annual Fund.

Educational & Travel Program Refund Policy
No refunds for Broadway bus trips or Miss Florence’s Teas after transaction is complete. Refunds for programs over $20 are subject to a $20 cancellation fee. Refunds (less $20 fee) are offered for cancellations made prior to a program’s noted refund date. Programs without a refund date can be cancelled one hour prior to event. No refunds after program takes place. To request a refund or to transfer program fee into a donation, please email (Updated February 2022)


May 7
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Florence Griswold Museum
96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371 United States
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