Give the Gift of COMO this Year!

COMO Ceramics

Don’t wait until the last minute to find perfect, unique gifts for your loved ones. One-of-a-kind pottery pieces are available for purchase at the COMO main office and at COMO thrift - scroll through the photos (right) to see a sample of pieces for sale. COMO members will receive 20 percent off their pottery purchase between now and Christmas!

Custom inquiries can be directed to our pottery studio manager and resident artist, Victoria Schmidlapp, via email at

Looking to make your own ceramic masterpiece to bring holiday cheer? Join us for a COMO pottery social or pottery workshop and create your own under the experienced guidance of Victoria!

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Village Fair 2018 Posters

Don’t fret if you haven’t purchased your Village Fair poster yet - we’ve still got a few left and they make perfect gifts! This year’s poster was created by local, talented artist and COMO supporter Susan Scala. Once again, it’s another beautiful quintessential Stonington scene that is perfect to gift to someone who loves the Point or even to have hanging in your own home!

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Program Gift Certificates

A COMO program gift certificate to one of our educational, artistic or athletic programs is a great experiential gift to give to a loved one! Whether it’s for a grandchild interested in the STEAM programs or a friend who wants to learn pottery or a parent who’d love to attend a paddle tennis clinic - the COMO has it all.

To see more of what programs are being offered during the winter 2018-2019, check out the seasonal flyer with all seasonal programs listed. Certificates may be purchased at the COMO front office.

The COMO and COMO Thrift are also participants in the Mystic Chamber’s Go Local Gift Card Program. Go Local Gift Cards are valid at participating businesses and may be purchased online. Apply your Go Local gift card to a retail purchase at COMO Thrift, towards a program fee at the COMO or towards a COMO membership!


Membership Gift Certificates

COMO membership is the gift that keeps on giving! A membership provides incredible access to the COMO’s premier facilities at affordable rates. Programs span the 16-acre campus including four regulation decoTurf tennis courts, four paddle tennis courts and warming hut, pottery studio featuring seven wheels and onsite kiln, auditorium event space with full stage, MakerSpace with state-of-the-art STEAM technology and much more. Certificates may be purchased at the COMO front office.

Membership categories allow members to choose the type of access that best fits their needs and passions. All members enjoy the benefits of basic COMO membership.

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COMO Thrift is Participating in the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut’s 2018 Holiday Shopping Trail

Beginning on Small Business Saturday, November 24, and continuing for two weeks until Sunday, December 9, individuals can pick up a Holiday Shopping Trail passport at COMO thrift and other participating venues throughout eastern CT.

  • Shoppers will accumulate stickers in their passports by making purchases at shops, restaurants, and other local businesses.

  • These stickers will enter participants into a special drawing for prizes, including gift cards and certificates, gadgets, or even free round-trip airfare to Dublin courtesy of Aer Lingus.

  • Shoppers receive 1 sticker by visiting, shopping or dining at a participating business. Shoppers will receive an additional sticker when they spend $10 or more!

If you stop by COMO Thrift on Thanksgiving weekend, get ready for awesome savings! Black Friday: 25 percent off store-wide; Small Business Saturday: 40 percent off store-wide; Super Sunday: 50 percent off store-wide.