GRADES 1-3 An introduction to daily life in colonial Connecticut through reproduction objects and hands-on activities presented by the Connecticut Historical Society . Learn all about the differences in clothing, toys and chores for colonial children versus kids today. Try out some colonial toys, and make a reproduction “hornbook.” Registration begins on Tuesday, September 3rd. Call the Children’s Department at 860-875-5892, ext. 150. Funded by Connecticut Humanities.