Complete your Holiday Wish List at Anchor & Compass


Anchor & Compass - Deep River, CT - Wish Lists

Men – It’s time to take Christmas morning back from the kids. Announcing our Christmas Wish List!  A sure-fired way of making sure that what’s under the tree will be totally awesome and rekindle that giddy feeling you had as a kid. Trust us – make it easy on your family this year by taking the guess work out of shopping and visit our store to complete your Wish List today! (as opposed to two days before Christmas) Warning:  Anchor & Compass does not endorse pushing children out of your way to get to the tree on Christmas morning.

And as an added bonus…we always gift wrap everything for free!

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Festival of Trees at DR Historical Society

Deep River Historical Society - Festival of Trees 2015

The Deep River Historical Society invites you to participate in the 3rd Annual Festival of Trees, Trains & Traditions to be presented throughout the Society’s buildings and grounds on December 4th & 5th, 2015.

This year we will feature a special display of trains and highlight other annual traditions.

Awards will be presented in 3 categories:  Best Rep. of Theme, Most Creative Use of Materials and new this year, all participants will be eligible for our Celebrity’s Choice Award. Each category will have a junior and adult award…Judging will be done by a “people’s choice” system by the attendees with the exception of our Celebrity’s Choice.

Hope to see you on the 4th and 5th!

Holiday Decorations on Main Street

The holidays have officially arrived in Deep River as our Main Street lamp posts were decorated today! The Deep River Merchants Association is proud to supply the festive decorations for our Main Street and once again Ashleigh’s Garden was a huge help in getting the wreaths finished.

A special THANK YOU to First Selectman Dick Smith, his town crew and other volunteers for hanging our decorations today!

Please come on down to Main Street in Deep River, get a jump on your holiday shopping and see the beautiful holiday decorations up and down the street.

Don’t forget the Deep River Holiday Stroll on December 6th….see you there!

Deep River Main Street Holiday Decorations

Deep River November Food Drive

Several Deep River Merchants Association businesses are collecting food during the month of November to help support our local food pantry in time for the holidays. The pantry is very low and we need all the help we can get to help our neighbors for Thanksgiving!

Please help us by dropping off your non-perishable food donations at any of the following businesses:

We are collecting food through Monday, November 24th.


Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month at Razz

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Help us support breast cancer research at Razz Salon and add some style and color at the same time! Visit Razz during October and show your support by purchasing special pink hair extensions for just $15 each! All proceeds will be donated to breast cancer research. We appreciate your support and hope to see you soon!

Razz Salon Deep River, CT