Wings of Freedom Tour Brings Vintage Airplanes to Oxford

09/05/0204 to 09/07/2014

Waterbury-Oxford Airport , Oxford, CT Phone: 860-568-8924.

The Wings of Freedom Tour will be at the Oxford Airport from September 5 to September 7, 2014 and arrive at 2 p.m. on Sept. 5th and depart on Sunday at 5 p.m.  The Tour brings historic aviation to your community.  Tour through the authentically restored aircraft or take a flight aboard for the ultimate immersion in history.  The B-17, B-24 and P-51 are on the 25th season of the Wings of Freedom Tour. Visitors are invited to explore the aircraft inside and out; $15 for adults and $6 for children under age 12.  WWII veterans can tour through the aircraft a no cost.  Call for further information.

McLaughlin Vineyards Evening of Music

09/05/2009 to 09/05/2009

14 Albert's Hill Rd., Sandy Hook, 06482. Phone: 203-426-1533.

On Saturday evening, September 5, 2009 starting at 7PM come to McLaughlin Vineyards for an evening of music with Will Ackerman, Grammy Award Winner. Bring your friends and a little picnic, and then stay for a very special evening of incredible music. Reservations required. Tickets: $40 includes wine tasting. Call for reservatons: 203-426-1533.

Carload Weekend at Quassy Amusement Park

09/05/2009 to 09/07/2009

Route 64, Middlebury, 06762. Phone: 203-758-2913. Fax: 203-598-7261.

$30 with Curious George meet and greets all three days at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. Schedule subject to change without notice. Please call prior to your visit.

Danbury Brass Band Concert--Richter Association for the Arts

09/06/2009 to 09/06/2009

100 Aunt Hack Rd., Danbury, Phone: 203-744-5144.

Richter Assoc. for the Arts will open its fall season with the Danbury Brass Band Concert on Sunday, September 6, 2009 at 3PM outdoors at the Richter Arts Center, 100 Aunt Hack Rd. in Danbury. Alan Raph will conduct a program of familiar brass band numbers, new arrangements of hand classics, and some current releases. The public is invited to bring their chairs and friends to this concert. A free will donation is requested. In case of rain concert will take place at the Danbury Senior Center, Elmwood Hall, behind 70 Main St., Danbury. Call for further information.

Brookfield Craft Center's Annual Open House

09/06/2009 to 09/06/2009

286 Whisconier Road (Route 25) just east of the Four Corners intersection with Route 7/202, Brookfield, Phone: 203-775-4526.

Sunday, from 1 to 4pm, the Center will open all the doors on their six building colonial vintage campus for the public to explore More than thirty local artists associated with the Center will be demonstrating their craft inside their buildings and on their grounds throughout the afternoon. Visitors will have an opportunity to talk with the Center's staff & faculty and watch demonstrations in many of the creative processes and disciplines that are taught at the Center including: woodturning, ceramics on the wheel, loom weaving, woodworking, jewelry making, blacksmithing, fused glass, welding plus many others.

Exploring Catholic Culture: Jesus and the Culture of Peace -- Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

09/11/2009 to 09/12/2009

229 E. Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-3163.

The program will explore the Catholic Church's tradition and perspective on peace in the world and among individuals and nations. What values drive our quest for peace? How do the Gospels and Jesus set the standard for our peacemaking efforts? Presenter: John Dear, SJ, organizer, lecturer, retreat leader, peacemaker and author or editor of approximately 25 books on nonviolence. Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Archbishop Desmond Tutu in 2008. The program is co-sponsored by the Center for Catholic Studies at Fairfield University. Friday 6 pm (dinner)- Saturday 3:30 pm Fees: Friday evening with dinner $30; Saturday only with meals $90; Full program: Shared room $130; Private room $150; Private room w/bath$165; Commuter $105.

Cooking Class with Adrienne--Gluten-Free (Low Carb)

09/12/2009 to 09/12/2009

218 Kent Road, New Milford, Phone: 860-354-6001.

All courses are scheduled from 11am - 2pm. The price is $70.00 per person including Wine. Registration is Required.Call for further information.

Hunt Hill Farm's 5th Annual Summer Barbecue

09/12/2009 to 09/12/2009

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300 . Fax: 860-350-5495.

The Equine-themed reception starts in the Silo Gallery at 4 p.m. with Food by J.D. Tuckers and Wine by Hopkins Vineyard. At 5 p.m. move to the Tobacco Barn for great food from Nodine�s Smokehouse of Connecticut. Live Music by the VILLAGE JAMMERS. Help us keep the Henderson Cultural Center growing by attending this great fundraiser! A Portion of the ticket price will go towards Children�s Camp and Class scholarships. Fabulous Silent Auction Prizes! Tickets $75 to $100 ea. Contact Susan York for tickets or purchase tickets online.

Blue Jay Orchards Applefest Arts and Crafts Fair

09/12/2009 to 09/13/2009

Bethel, 06801. Phone: 203-261-2414.

Blue Jay Orchards Applefest Arts and Crafts Fair, Blue Jay Orchards, 125 Plumtrees Rd., Bethel, CT. Sat. 10 - 4 p.m., Sun. 11-5 p.m. Over 30 vendors. Free admission. For more information call (203) 261-2414.

Artist Talk w/ Richard Pitts At Sculpture Barn

09/13/2009 to 09/13/2009

Milltown Rd. at Rte. 39, New Fairfield, Phone: 203.746.6101 .

Please join us for Manhattan artist and FIT Professor Richard Pitts retrospective slide talk in the gallery on Sunday, September 13 at 2 pm. Let us know if you plan to come see the exhibit and/or join us for the artist talk. Refreshments will be serveD. FREE TO THE PUBLIC.