Historical Themes


If you ask the members of the Connecticut River Museum how Selene caters historical events, and they will probably answer with fond memories of their recent event held at the Lay House in April commemorating the 1814 British Raid on Essex. By candlelight and live banjo, Catering By Selene served appetizers from 19th century food based on Selene's experience and research of early american cuisine. Furnishing a historical booklet to the guests that evening added a surprise to the ambience and atmosphere, making it a great evening for the guests. Read More in The Day...

Do you have an historical event which needs to be catered? Contact Catering By Selene and allow us to customize your 17th, 18th, 19th or 20th century menus. Or don't forget we can create a 21st culinary experience.

Catering By Selene on Channel 3 News

Watch the Connecticut River Museum's Food Preparation for their 1814 Pub Night at the Lay House



Sample Historical Menu...





Catering by Selene is a full service, year round caterer for both large events for 200 and more to the very small intimate affair. With full bar service and our very own Sweet Shoppe can take care of all details of your event. We pride ourselves in offering the very best at an affordable price and we strive to give you the great hospitality you deserve with our excellent food and excellent waitstaff. 



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Phone: (860) 860-767-0288
Fax: (860) 767-3077
Email: cateringbyselene@gmail.com

Catering By Selene
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