Hoursatonic Heritage Hikes: Milk Money--A presentation of Kirk Kardashian--Cornwall Village CT

09/20/2015

7 Pine St., Cornwall, CT 06753.

On Sunday, September 20, 2015  at Cornwall Village, CT 2 PM - 3PM--MILK MONEY--A PRESENTATION BY KIRK KARDASHIAN Offered by the Cornwall Historical Society, a talk by Kirk Kardashian (author of "Milk Money: Cash, Cows, and the Death of the American Dairy Farm"), will share his insights on the economic challenges faced by small dairy farms today. Cornwall's only dairy farmer still in business, Chris Hopkins of Stone Wall Dairy Farm, will also share some of his experiences. 1 hour.
*MEET at the Cornwall Historical Society,

Hoursatonic Heritage Hikes: Step Back in Time: Native American Heritage Walk - Washington. CT

09/20/2015

Curtis Road, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.

On Sunday, September 20, 2015 - Washington, CT 2 PM - 3:30 PM. STEP BACK IN TIME: NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE WALK AT THE INSTITUTE FOR AMERICAN INDIAN STUDIES Lucianne Lavin will lead a walk along the museum's trails and end at a replicated 16th century Algonkian village. Glimpse into the history and culture of the local Pootatuck tribal peoples, learn about their medicinal plants, and hear of their community life and spirituality. Wear sturdy footwear. 1.5 hours - < 1 mile.

Housatonic Heritage Hikes: Appalachian Trail Hike--Bulls Bridge to 10-Mile River--Kent, CT

09/20/2015

Kent Rd., Kent, CT 06757. Phone: 413-528-8002.

Sunday-September 20, 2015--Kent, CT 10 AM - 12:30 PM APPALACHIAN TRAIL HIKE FROM BULLS BRIDGE TO 10-MILE RIVER. Join the Appalachian Trail Conservancy's Silvia Cassano, and members of the AMC's CT Chapter on this scenic hike to the Ned Anderson Mem. Bridge and to an AT shelter. Learn the history of the AT (bring binoculars - a good birdwatching area). Family-friendly, gentle grade trail. Wear boots/sturdy footwear and bring drink/snacks. Limit 12 participants. 2.5 hours - 2 miles.

Hoursatonic Heritage Hikes: American Chestnuts: Lost & Found--Falls Village, CT

09/20/2015

Undermountain Rd., Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7454.

On Sunday, September 20, 2015-- Falls Village, CT 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM--AMERICAN CHESTNUTS: LOST & FOUND. Join Ellery Sinclair for a walk into a 300-planting american chestnut orchard at Great Mountain Forest. Learn of the dramatic, sudden loss of this major tree and the ecological impact. Hear of the American Chestnut Foundation's efforts to restore this iconic tree to our landscape. Wear sturdy footwear. 1 hour - 1/4 mile. Cal to register.

Litchfield Historical Society Lecture: The History of Manolo Blahnik

09/20/2015

South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4501.

Special Lecture & Champagne Reception: The History of Manolo Blahnik. Join us on September 20 at 2 p.m. for a special lecture given by George Malkemus of Manolo Blahnik. He will discuss the history of this well-known, high end shoe brand. This event will be held in conjunction with the Historical Society's exhibit The House of Worth: Dressing Litchfield. Champagne reception to follow. Tickets are $25.

Music Mountain Sunday Concert Features Borromeo String Quartet--Falls Village

09/20/2015

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

On Sunday, September 20. 2015 at 3PM Music Mountain Sunday Concert Series continues with the Borromeo String  Quartet.  Music:  Bach, Shostakovich and Beethoven.  Check the website for ticket information.

Dealer's Fair Antique Show--Goshen

09/22/2015

Route 63, Goshen, CT 06756.

On Tuesday, September 22, 2015 from 9AM to 1PM Rain or Shine The Dealer's Fair Antique Show will be held.  Open to the Public.  $5 admission.  Select antique dealers for a morning of brisk trade in the beautiful Connecticut countryside. 

New Morning Market Program: Detoxification for Health--Woodbury

09/23/2015

129Main St. North, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-4868.

On Wednesday, September 23, 2015 from 5:30 t 6:30PM at New Morning Market a lecture by Nutritionist Alison Birks re her two week or four week life changing Detoxification/Cleanse Program.  By supporting the body's natural two-phase detoxification process, toxins can safely and effectively be removed from the body.  Tickets: $5. 

Torrington Historical Society Program: Pryce Lewis and the Pinketon Detective Agency

09/24/2015

192 Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-482-8260.

The Torrington Historical Society will host a program titled Espionage in Chicago: Pryce Lewis and the Early Days of the Pinkerton Agency. It will take place at: Coe Memorial Park Civic Center 101 Litchfield Street. Thursday, September 24th at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free. The program will be presented by Civil War re-enactors, Matthew Bartlett and Jenn Bartlett who will interpret the story of Lewis and other agents in the Pinkerton agency.

Palace Danbury Hosts The Manhattan Short Filk Fest

09/25/2015

165 Main St., Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 203-794-9944.

Manhattan Short is a cinematic celebration that occurs across the globe... for one week only... bringing great films to great venues as far afield as Moscow and Mumbai to London, Paris and Danbury.  FRIDAY ~ SEPT 25, 2015. DOORS OPEN 7PM
ALL TICKETS $12. Please join us for our Meet & Greet Reception starting at 7PM. Meet the director, mingle with other film fans, and enjoy complementary refreshments including Stella Artois* the official beverage of Manhattan Short Film Festival.