The Souterrain Gallery of The Wish House - Artis Reception: Magaly Ohika

10/28/2015 to 01/03/2016

413 Sharon Goshen Tnpk., West Cornwall, CT Phone: 860-672-2969.

The Souterrain Gallery of The Wish House presents Magaly Ohika Art Evolves. Please join us for an Artist Reception on Sat., Nov. 28. 3 - 6 p.m. Visit the website for more information.

TheatreWorks Presents Bell, Book & Candle by John Van Druten--New Milford

12/04/2015 to 01/09/2016

5 Brookside Ave., New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-350-6863.

TheatreWorks, New Milford will premiere the classic romantic comedy Bell, Book & Cndle by John Van Druten.  Dates of the performances:  Dec. 4,5,11,12,13,18,19, 20, 31, 2015--January 2,8,9, 2016.  Fridays and Saturdays at 8PM with 2PM Sunday matinees on December 13, 20 and January 2nd.  All ticket $23.  Students/Military personnel with ID $18.  New Year's Eve, December 31, 2015 at 8PM there will be one gala fundraising performance with refreshments.  Tickets $85.  On Thursday, December 3rd, Senior Citizens are invited to a free dress rehearsal at 8PM.  On Thursday, /December 10th at 8PM is TheatreWorks' Pay-What-You-Want night.  At this performance you name the price for your ticket.  Check the website for ticket information. 

TheatreWorks Pesents Bell, Book & Candle--New Milford

12/10/2015 to 01/09/2016

5 Brookside Avenue, New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-350-6863.

TheatreWorks presents Bell, Book & Candle through January 9, 2016.  It is a delightful romantic comedy filed with enough magic to make the holiday season shine.  Check the website for ticket information.

31st Season Shepaug Bald Bagle Observation Tower--Southbury

12/19/2015 to 03/09/2016

2225 River Rd., Southbury, CT 06488. Phone: 800-368-8954.

Reservation lines will open December 19 for the 2015 Winter Season of the Bald Eagle Observation Area at the Shepaug Hydroelectric Dam in Southbury, Conn. Observation times this season will be Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. beginning Saturday, December 19, 2015, and running through Wednesday, March 9, 2016.  Please be aware, however, that the observation area is closed both Christmas Day and New Year's Day. All are welcome and admission is free of charge, but advance reservations are required. Specialists will be on site with high-powered telescopes to help visitors see the eagles in action and to answer questions about America's national symbol.  Visitors are encouraged to dress warmly and to bring binoculars if possible, given the limited number of onsite telescopes. To make reservations for individuals, families, and groups, call toll-free at 1-800-368-8954 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays or request a reservation on-line at

Gunn Memorial Library Exhibit: The Lost Depot at Marty's Cafe--Washington CT

01/01/2016 to 01/31/2016

5 Wykeham Rd., Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7756.

The Lost Depot Photo Exhibit at Marty's Cafe will run from January 1 through January 31, 2016.  Over 25 photographs of Washington Depot before the flood of 1955 forever changed it.

Annual Washington Friends of Music New Year's Day Concert


On The Green, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-9174.

On January 1, 2016 at 4PM the Washington Friends of Music will host their annual Washington Friends of Music New Year's Day Concert with the New Baroque Soloists.  An exciting presentation of baroque chamber music, rich in Voices of woodwinds, brass and string instruments.  Tickets $30 in advance, $25 first time guests and $35 at the door.  HickoryStick Bookshop is selling tickets.

Ansonia Nature Center Offers New Year Day's Hike


10 Deerfield Lane, Ansonia, CT 06401. Phone: 203-736-1053.

NEW YEAR DAY'S HIKE – Fri. Jan. 1, 9 am. Join a Nature Center naturalist, who will ring in the New Year by leading an invigorating hike along our woodland trails. If we have snow cover, we may even break out the snowshoes. 

Possum Queen Festivities/Auction at Litchfield Inn


432 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT 06759.

On New Year's Day, January 1, 2016 from 1PM to 4:30PM at the Litchfield Inn the Annual Possum Queen Contest and Auction will be held.  Doors open at Noon.  All to benefit families with extended medical hardships.  Food available for purchase.  Come help us put the Fun in Fundraising.

Kent Memorial Library Hold Tenn Quiz Night


Main St. , Kent, CT 06757. Phone: 860-927-3761.

Tenn Quiz Night will be held on January 2, 2016 at 7PM at the Kent Memorial Library.  The popular program will return with lots of funny and challenging questions for those in grades 5 and up.  Make a team of four and enter.  Registration is required.  Call the library for further information .

White Memorial Conservation Center Hosts Wiinter Walk Along Butternut Brook with Marlow Shami--Litchfield


Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

On January 2, 2016 at 1PM join Marlow Shami from White Memorial Conservation Center and take a Winter Walk Along Butternut Brook and Lake Trails. Meet at the A. B. Ceder Room.