Washington Art Association Painting Wine with Vincent Giarrano


4 Bryan Plaza, Washington Depot, CT Phone: 860-868-2878.

10am - 4pm. $100 mbrs $165 non-mbrs. This one day workshop in which students will be painting a wine still life is for beginner to intermediate oil painters. Vincent will do a demonstration in oil painting, followed by individual instruction while students paint. The "ingredients " of the still life will be enjoyed at a wine and cheese party at the end of the workshop. Students are welcome to bring any items they'd like to use in the still life and later share with the workshop participants such as wine, and cheese or bread. Other still life items are also welcomed; plate, wine glass, cork, etc.

Litchfield Hills Olympic Triathlon & Duathlon--New Hartford


Brodie Park, New Hartford, CT 06057.

LITCHFIELD HILLS OLYMPIC TRIATHLON & DUATHLON--Sunday - July 17, 2016--Brodie Park, New Hartford, CT--Start Time:
7:30 AM. The triathlon features a 1.5K swim in a crystal clear lake, stunning mountain vistas along the 40K bike course, and scenic, rural back roads during the 10K run. The Aqua/Bike event will run simultaneously with the triathlon on the same swim & bike course. The duathlon starts with a 4.5K run and then joins the triathlon's bike course and finishes with a 10K run. Check the website.

Music Mountain 2016 Chamber Music Series Hosts The Enso String Quartet--Falls Village


Off Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

Sunday, July 17, 3 PM--Buy Tickets Online--The Enso String Quartet--Daniel Epstein, Piano Turina: Serenata, Opus 87 (1935) (1)
Beethoven: Quartet in E Flat Major, Opus 74 "Harp" (1809) (19) Schumann: Piano Quartet in E Flat Major, Opus 47 (1842) (13).

Keeler Kids Session II, Summer Camp

07/18/2016 to 07/22/2016

132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5485.

9:30 AM to 1:30 PM Daily. Children entering grades 4 to 6 learn about Ridgefield During the Civil War through a variety of hands-on, age-appropriate crafts, games, songs, stories and foods. NEW THIS YEAR: Extended hours are available! Need to drop your child(ren) off as early as 8 a.m. or pick up as late as 3:00 p.m.? No problem!  Visit website to register.

Nutritional Needs as We Age

07/18/2016 to 07/18/2016

170 Main Street, Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 203-797-4527.

Nutritional Needs as We Age

Monday, July 18              


Farioly Program Room


How do we make getting older a bit easier on our bodies?   Learn how lifestyle and diet affects the aging process, what you can do to feel “younger,” and how calorie and nutrient needs change as we age.


Presenter: Nancy Salem, R.D., CDE. Coordinator, Danbury Hospital Diabetes Education program

FREE! Registration is required online at danburylibrary.org, click on “Events” or by calling 203-797-4527

The Silo Cooking School @ Hunt Hill Farm KitchEncounters Cooking Camp

07/19/2016 to 07/21/2016

Upland Rd., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-355-0300.

9-1pm. Introduce your child's taste buds to foods from around the world. Prepare and enjoy cuisine from diverse cultures including Asia, India, Russia, Mexico, Brazil, United States, Africa, Iran, China...and more!

Flanders Nature CenterGeology Tour of O & G Quarry


236 Roxbury Road, , Roxbury, CT Phone: 203-263-3711.

Have you wondered about Connecticut's mysterious volcanic past? Join Flanders in a tour of O&Gs Trap rock Quarry, in Southbury for a field trip highlighting some fascinating geological facts and views of ancient volcanic rocks and minerals. This special geology field trip will be led by Dr. Thomas Fleming, Professor of Geology and the Chairperson of the Earth Science Department at Southern Connecticut State University. A fun and informative slide lecture will be followed by a field trip to identify ancient volcanic rocks and minerals. Pre-registration is required for this program.
Dates/Times: Wednesday, July 20 / 5:30PM

Woodbury Summer Concert Series


43 Hollow Park Rd., Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-3113.

Performance By: The Sweetest Key @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Bring a picnic & friends and enjoy live music and the spirit of Woodbury at the beautiful Hollow Park Pavilion.

Litchfield Summer Concert Series--2016


On The Green, Litchfield, CT 06759.

July 20, 2016 – Jerrod Cattey will be on the Green as part of the Litchfield Summer Concert Series.  Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy the music. 

Imagination Nation - Wonder of Wheels


1 Pleasant St, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-314-1400.

10am-2pm. Learn about energy, force and motion! Our parking lot will be filled with all different kinds of wheels to
explore and touch including trucks, bicycles, tires, construction vehicles and much more.