And here’s one for collectors: The Vintage Radio and Communications Museum of Connecticut has set dates for four swap meets this year.
Meets will be held at the museum at 33 Mechanics Street in Windsor, Conn., regardless of weather:
Feb. 7, 8 a.m. inside museum
June 5, 6 a.m. outside museum
Sept. 11, 6 a.m. outside museum
Dec. 4, 8 a.m. inside museum
The museum is dedicated to the preservation of old-time communications equipment including radios, televisions, motion picture and telephone equipment, as well as vintage advertising and memorabilia.