Weekend in Norfolk

08/04/2017 to 09/06/2017

Norfolk Green, Norfolk, CT Phone: 860-542-5796.

The cornucopia of events organized for August 5,6,and 7, 2016 provides a WINiing plan for family and multigenerational fun. The schedule includes everything from art exhibits to nature walks, world-class musical concerts to scavenger hunts and ice cream socials. Norfolk is home to the Yale Summer School of Music, the summer Norfolk Chamber Music Festival and Infinity Hall. Kids will enjoy the boy scouts' camping demonstration, the girl scouts' watermelon-eating contest, and patting the goats at Lost Ruby Farm. A three-day exhibition by Norfolk Artists and friends, an extensive painting and poetry exhibition. You can make an appointment to get married or renew vows on the Viilage Green. The town's first selectman will officiate. Local gardeners will donate bouquets for each couple. Stained glass window tours, artisan demonstrations, canoe building demonstrations. A Farmers Market on Saturday, an ice cream social on Sunday and special deals at the town's restaurants and cafes through out the weekend will be offered.

Kent Art Association Member Show II

08/13/2017 to 09/04/2017

21 South Main St., Kent, CT Phone: 860-927-3989.

August 13 to Sept. 4, 1-5pm — Open Labor Day (Monday). Awards Reception Saturday 8/19 2-4pm.

Lime Rock Park Historic Festival Labor Day

08/31/2017 to 09/04/2017

60 White Hollow Rd., Lime Rock, CT Phone: 860-435-5000.

Opening with the Vintage Race Car & Sports Car Parade through the local towns culminating in a street fair in Falls Village
Featuring three days of fantastic, authentic vintage car racing Plus Sunday in the Park: Concours d'Elegance and Gathering of the Marques enthusiast meet Thursday to Monday, August 31 to September 4, 2017 (Labor Day Weekend). More than 250 authentic vintage race cars are driven in anger throughout ten racing classes over a total of three days.

American Clock and Watch Museum Old Cranks


100 Maple St., Bristol, CT Phone: 860-583-6070.

Have you ever wondered what makes a clock tick? Come visit us on the first or third Friday of the month at 10:00 a.m. and follow our Old Cranks around the museum as they set the clocks.

Kent Library Annual Booksale

09/01/2017 to 09/30/2017

32 North Main St., Kent, CT Phone: 860.927.3761.

Annual Book Sale, Fri., Sat. and Sun. 11 am - 5 pm.

White Memorial Foundation An Evening at Little Pond with Gerri Griswold


80 Whitehall Road, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

Join Gerri Griswold in search of Wood Ducks, herons, shore birds, muskrats, frogs and whatever else Mother Nature decides to dish out at dusk on Little Pond! Group size is limited to 20. We'll build a little fire after the walk and make S'Mores! Please call 860-567-0857 to pre-register or register online: www.whitememorialcc.org . 6:00 P.M., Meet at the White's Woods Road entrance to Little Pond. Rain or shine! FREE ... Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses.

Ansonia Nature Center CATTAIL MAT WEAVING


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

10 am - 2 pm. Join Ranger Dan for a 2-part series on cattails. Week 1 we will begin to collectively work on a mat made from the cattail reeds, and week 2 we will add the finishing touches to our mat. Learn how Native Americans from the Eastern Woodlands would use these reeds! Pack a bag lunch, and be prepared for swampy conditions. This program is for adults only. FEE: $6 per person covers both weeks.

Goshen Fair

09/02/2017 to 09/04/2017

116 Old Middle St, Goshen, CT Phone: (860) 491-3655,.

The 105th Goshen Fair will feature Professional Truck Pulls, Monster Trucks, Soul Sound Revue, Aquanett, and Fireworks. New additions for 2017 are Gymkhana in the Show Square; Aquanett, and Zolla Boys on the Main Stage. The Giant Pumpkin Department is growing pumpkins again this year, near the north side of the Antique Barn. Please check our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/GoshenFair/ for updates! Super Scienticfic Fair and the Muttville Comix will perform daily at the Childrens' Stage. Hours: Saturday and Sunday 8am - 9pm, and Monday 8am - 6pm.

Music Mountain Shanghai String Quartet


225 Music Mountain Rd, Falls Village, CT Phone: 860-824-7126.

6:30 pm. Mendelssohn: String Quartet in E Flat Major, Opus 12 (1829) (4) Yi-Wen Jiang: Selections from China Song (arr. 1989) (4) Brahms: String Quartet in C Minor, Opus 51 #1 (1873) (24)

Quassy Amusement Park Irish Dance Competition

09/02/2017 to 09/03/2017

2132 Middlebury Rd, Middlebury, CT Phone: 1-800-FOR PARK.

21st Annual Constitution State Feis (Irish Dance Competition) with hundreds of dancers from throughout New England competing. To take place at the Carousel Theatre. Presented by the Horgan Academy of Irish Dance.