Waterbury Palace Theatre Trevor McQueen: Summer Jazz Series

08/21/2015

100 East Main St., Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-346-2000 .

8 pm. McQueen has been consistently featured at Jazz at Andys at the Fairmont Pittsburgh for the past two years, headlining with such greats as legendary drummer Roger Humphries. He recently hit the stage at Birdland with The Sounds of '66, drawing upon a year that produced music from Bob Dylan, Wayne Shorter, Stephen Sondheim, The Beatles, and everything in between. The show also featured guest vocalist and two-time Grammy® award-nominee Jane Monhei

Danbury Concerts on the Green

08/21/2015 to 08/22/2015

1 Ives St., Danbury, CT Phone: 203-792-1711.

Concerts on both nights begin at 8 pm. 8/21 - Get Your Wings.  8/22 - Blues Buddha

2015 CT Virtuosi Summer Music Institute & Festival Hosts Concert--Woodbury

08/22/2015

5 Mountain Rd., Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-3113.

On Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 7:30PM at The Old Town Hall in Woodbury the Connecticut Lyric Opera Summer Institute will present Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart plus other opera classics in concert.  Tickets$30, Seniors $20.  Reservations call or check the website.

Flanders Nature Center Program: Marvelous Mushrooms--Woodbury

08/22/2015

Flanders Rd., Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-3711.

" Marvelous Mushrooms" Program Being Held at Flanders.The 3 Foragers are a family from southeastern Connecticut who has been foraging wild foods and fungi, and blogging about their adventures, for over seven years. On Saturday, August 22nd they will be returning to Flanders for a talk and walk around the historic Van Vleck Sanctuary in search of marvelous mushrooms!
They will lead the way on a hunt of the Flanders trails and fields to identify and determine the edibility of some of the wild mushrooms found there. Participants will learn where to forage, which mushrooms are safe to eat, and hear some suggestions on how to add wild food to their diet. Children are welcome. The program starts at 1PM that day at the Flanders Sugar House which is located a quarter mile from the intersection of Flanders and Church Hill Roads in Woodbury. Cost for Flanders members is $10 members and $15 for nonmembers. Register online.

White Silo Winery Hosts 6th Annual Blackberry Festival--Sherman

08/22/2015 to 08/23/2015

32 Rte. 37 East, Sherman, CT 06784. Phone: 860-355-0271.

On Saturday/Sunday August 22/23 12-5 PM - 6th Annual Blackberry Festival. Live music and tours. No admission charge. Look for the menu soon on our Face Book page.

White Memorial Conservation Center Program: Journaling in Watercolor with Betsy Rogers-Knox--Litchfield

08/22/2015

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

White Memorial Conservation Center will offer a program "Journaling in Watercolor" with Betsy Rogers-Knox on August  22, 2015 at 1:30PM in the A. B. Ceder Room.  Members $35; Non-Members $45.  Step-by-step instruction with plenty of demos provided.  For kids 8 to 84. All material included. 

Warner Theatre Center for Arts Education Hosts Family Arts Day--Torrington

08/22/2015

Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-489-7180 Ext. 148.

Come one, come all for a day of art and festivities for all ages! Join us for FAMILY ARTS DAY at the Warner Theatre Center for Arts Education (WTCAE) Saturday, August 22, from 11 – 2. Engage in fun activities such as arts and crafts, cookie decorating, face painting and more. Enjoy treats from local food vendors as well as plenty of popcorn and cotton candy! Try your hand at an interactive musical, dance or acting workshop. Watch live performances of storytelling, dance, magic and much more! FAMILY ARTS DAY is the perfect way to celebrate the arts with your family while learning about the WTCAE's exciting educational programs, upcoming student auditions and year-round performing arts classes for children and adults of all ages. Attendees will even receive a special discount on fall classes if they register on the spot! Admission is FREE– don't miss this fun day out! The WTCAE is located next to the Warner Theatre.

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival/Yale Summer School Hosts Norfolk Choral Festival

08/22/2015

Rtes. 44/272, Norfolk, CT 06058. Phone: 860-542-3000.

Norfolk Choral Festival--Saturday, August 22, 4:00 pm. A peerless choir and an outstanding orchestra – this concert is a must see! Led by Simon Carrington, 24 professional singers from around the world are accompanied by the Norfolk Festival Chamber Orchestra. Simon Carrington's acclaimed Choral Workshop culminates in one of the great concerts of the season. 24 professional singers from around the world, accompanied by the Norfolk Festival Chamber Orchestra, perform a variety of choral selections from the Renaissance to the 21st century.

Music Mountain Saturday Twilight Concerts Featuring Peter & Will Anderson-Falls Village

08/22/2015

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

On Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 6:30PM Music Mountain's Saturdays Twilight Concerts continue with Peter & Will Anderson, Saxophone & Clarinet with Alex Wintz, Guitar.  Check the website for ticket information.

America Clock & Watch Museum Program: Horology in Art

08/23/2015

100 Maple St. , Bristol, CT 06010. Phone: 860-583-6070.

Horology in Art--illustrated lecture by Bob Frishman. Van Gogh, Dali, Titian, Homer, Magritte, Hopper, Rockwell, and many more. These artists' works are familiar to art lovers, but have not been joined together in this way. More than 100 artworks from six centuries will be shown and discussed in an entertaining combination of art and clock histories.  On August 23, 2015 at 5PM at the American Clock & Watch Museum.