Music Mountain Saturday Twilight Concerts Featuring Jive by Five--Falls Village

09/19/2015

Music Mountain Road, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 6:30PM the final Saturday Twilight Concert at Music Mountain will feature Jive By Five with Dancing.  The Sizzling Dance Music of the Jazz  Age from the Charleston to the Two-Step and Fox Trot.  Check the website for ticket information.

Litchfield History Museum - Walking Tours

09/19/2015

Corner of East & South St., Rte. 63, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4501.

10 a.m. Join an education staff member for a walking tour of some of Litchfield's historic sites! Wear comfortable shoes and bring a bottle of water. Each walking tour lasts about one hour. All ages. Free for members; $10 for non-members. Registration: egistration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org.

The Intelligent Homeowner's Guide to Solar PV — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

09/19/2015 to 09/19/2015

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

The program will focus on the basic knowledge a

homeowner should have to make this important

decision. It will include how to assess one’s own

home for solar; how to evaluate costs and

benefits; and especially how to choose between

competing proposals. Participants will view the

solar panels on Spruce Brook Barn at Wisdom

House which were installed by Litchfield Hills

Solar.

Presenter: Ray Furse

Fee: $20 per person. Refreshments after program.

Self-Care Saturday: A Laughter, Walking Meditation and Restorative Yoga Retreat — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

09/19/2015 to 09/19/2015

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

Enhance your well-being with an uplifting blend

of laughter, reflection, meditation and deep

relaxation. Playful laughter sessions, a guided

labyrinth walk and a relaxing restorative yoga

session. No previous experience necessary. Bring

a notebook. Comfortable clothing and shoes

suggested.

Presenter: Gabriele Davis

Fee: $45 (includes lunch) Non-refundable deposit: $15

42nd Annual New Hartford Day and Eureka Grange Fair

09/20/2015

West Hill Rd., New Hartford, CT 06057. Phone: 760-489-0070.

On September 20, 2015 from 10AM to  4PM the 42nd Annual New Hartford Day and Eureka Grange Fair will be held at Brodie Park. More than 50 local businesses and civic organizations will be participating.  Hayrides, foods, crafts, area vendors and music by country group The Chaparrals. 

45th Anniversay Roaring 20's Antique and Classic Car Show-Southbury

09/20/2015

1461 South Britain Road, Southbury, CT 06488. Phone: 203-982-8396.

On Sunday, September 20, 2015--Rain Date: September 27, 2015--at the Southbury Training School the 45th Roaring 20's Antique and Classic Car Show will be held.   Special trophies and exhibits. Donation:   Spectators: $5. Under 12 Free.  Includes Show and Flea Market. No Pets or Alcohol on Grounds.  Show Cars $10. Street Rods, ot Rods, and new custom classes.  Cut off year 1971.

Blue Grass and Swing Concert at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church--Marble Dale

09/20/2015

Route 202, Marble Dale, CT 06777. Phone: 203-240-9666.

On Sunday, September 20, 2015 a t 2:300PM a Blue Grass and Swing Concert will be held at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Marble Dale.  The concert will be followed by a dessert reception with apple pies, crisps, turnovers and cookies along with vanilla ice cream an apple cider.  Concert is free. 

Newtown Historical Society Hosts Annual Schoolhouse Event

09/20/2015

44 Main St., Newtown, CT 06470. Phone: 203-426-5937.

The Newtown Historical Society will host its annual Children's Day at the Little Red Schoolhouse on the grounds of Middle Gate School, 7 Cold Spring Road, on Sunday, September 20, from noon to 2.00. There will be a $3.00 materials fee to cover the cost of the hornbook, payable at the event.Costumed docents will conduct classes inside the schoolhouse and offer recess activities on the lawn as well, for students from 5 to 10 years old. Recess will consist of such colonial games as Graces, Trundling a Hoop, Sack Races and a Tug of War. Classes will begin promptly at 12.30 with each student creating his or her own hornbook, a small paddle-like device with the alphabet and perhaps a verse or two, often the first instrument for teaching colonial children both reading and writing as the children would trace the letters on a transparent layer of cow's horn covering the printed text. Activities within the schoolhouse will be offered rain or shine, while recess will be weather. There will be a $3.00 materials fee to cover the cost of the hornbook, payable at the event.

Keeler Tavern Museum - Sweets & Sips - Sutumn Afernoon in the Garden

09/20/2015

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

Presented by Hersam-Acorn, enjoy tastings by local bakeries, chocolatiers, sweet shops, and restaurants. Wine tastings by liquor stores, wine vendors, and local wineries. Music by Melodic Major Quartet Drawings & Prizes   Admission: $10/person, $25/family, kids under 6 FRE Advanced Tickets: $8/person, $20/family. For more information, visit: hersamacorn.events/sweetsandsips

Annual "Children's Day" at The Little Red School House

09/20/2015

7 Cold Spring Road, , Newtown, CT Phone: 203-426-5937.

12 - 2 pm. Make a hornbook, attend class and participate in recess activities. Class will be held promptly at 12:30 pm, rain or shine, but outside activities will be weather permitting.Registration is required by e-mailing: register@newtownhisiory.org.
A $3 materials fee is also due at the event.