Gunn Junior Library Program: Zap! The Mysterious Force of Electricity--Washington, CT


5 Wykeham Rd., Warren, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-2310.

Gunn Junior Library in Washington is electrifying Tuesday evenings this summer with entertaining program for families.  Bob Weber will preside over Zap! The Mysterious Force of Electricity on July 15, 2014.  One hour program beginning at 6:30PM.  Free and open to all ages.  Parents and caregivers should plan to attend with their children.  Registration required.

Mattatuck Museum Lecture Series "The Way We Worked" Hosts Author Nancy Butler--Waterbury


144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 203-753-0381 Ext. 130.

On July 15, 2014 at 1PM at the Mattatuck Museum Author Nancy Butler will discuss her book: "Above Al Else, Success in Life and Business" .  Butler's lecture is part of  "The Way We Worked" Series.  Free with regular admission.  BRASS members, no charge.  Call for further information.

The Henderson Cultural Center at Hunt Hill Farm - The Silo - Lil Spouts Cooking Meals

07/15/2014 to 07/17/2014

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

On Tuesday, July 15, Wednesday, July 16, Thursday, July 17 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. With Nancy Stuart ages 5 to 10. Each day focuses on a different meal. Tuesday - Breakfast and Egg-olicious recipes, Wednesday - Lunch, Thursday - Supper.  Full participation.Visit the website to register.

Oxford Parks & Recreaton - Summer Nights Concerts at Jackson Cove - Orange Crust


Jackson Cove , Oxford, CT Phone: 03-828-6505, 203-828-6506.

Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Orange Crush is New England's premier 80's tribute dance party band. Based in Springfield, MA, for over 17 years, THEY have performed thousands of shows throughout the majority of the United States at colleges, universities, weddings, corporate events, private parties, boat cruises, town concerts, fairs, 80's theme parties, fundraising events, and much more. Professionalism, top notch musicians, and awesome dance music is what we are all about. Orange Crush will travel anywhere and is fully insured for your peace of mind.

Bring your lawn chairs, pack your picnic baskets and come sit back, relax and enjoy great music in this beautiful setting. Light refreshments will be for sale as we try to raise funds to finish our concession stand construction. Concerts are free to the public and beach permit restrictions will be waived at 5:30pm on concert nights.

Cornwall Library - Children's Summer Programs - ChemTech: One Drop at a Time presented by the Children’s Museum


30 Pine Street, Cornwall, CT Phone: 860-672-6874.

July 16 at 6pm: ChemTech: One Drop at a Time presented by the Children’s Museum. What’s causing that reaction? It’s up to you to deduce the answer by trying over 25 microchemistry experiences that fizz, change color, and turn into mysterious gel. Appropriate for grades 4-8. All programs are free (donations are always welcome) but space is limited. Call ahead to register, 860-672-6874.

Sharon Summer Concert Series Hosts Terry Ala Berry


Town Green, Sharon, CT 06069. Phone: 860-364-1400.

Sharon Summer Concert Series continues with Terry Ala Berry (for children) on the Town Green from 6 to 8 PM.  Concert goers are encouraged to bring picnic dinners.

Karen Rossi Workshop: Fanciful Flights All Dressed Up--Torrington


27 East Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-305-6579.

KAREN ROSSI STUDIOS TORRINGTON WORKSHOPS!--Grand Opening reduced introductory rates for Summer 2014!. THURSDAY Workshops 1:30-3:30pm. JULY 17: Fanciful Flights All Dressed Up! All dressed up and lots of places to go. Pick a metal shape from Karen's collection and paint her outfit. You might want to review the estore for details and inspiration. Pick out four charms from Karen's collection, or bring your broken jewelry - it's a great way to tribute a loved one. Karen will show you how to bead and attach the charms $30.00 (Regular $40.00 per person).

Bristol Historical Society The History of Diners


98 Summer Street, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-583-6309.

Jenna Carroll, former director of the American Clock and Watch Museum, will be presenting a history of the diner and how it became an American institution. Prior to her talk, a blue plate special dinner of meatloaf, mashed potatoes, green beans and diner dessert will be provided at 5:30 pm at the Historical Society Museum. The dinner is $10 per person and is limited to 50 persons, reservations are requested. For reservations please call: 860-583-6309. The diner program will be presented at the Bristol Historical Society Museum, 98 Summer Street, on July 17, at 7 pm. The program part is free to members, $5 to non-members.

New Milford Concerts on the green - Future Tense


On the Green , New Milford, CT

On Thursday, 7 - 9 p.m. "Future Tense"  Rain Date: July 18th.  Free.

Oliver Wolcott Library Program: Experience Nature as Healer with Marlow Shami--Litchfield


160 South St., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8030.

On Thursday, July 17, 2014 from 7-8:30PM the Oliver Wolcott Library hosts a program:  Experience Nature as Healer with Marlow Shami.  Shami is a nature based teacher, artist and writer who conducts Nature as Healer workshops and talks throughout New England. Space is limited.  Registration is required.