Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden Workshop: Winer Preparation & Propagation of Perennials for Your Garden--Bethlehem

10/12/2014

9 Main St., Bethlehem, CT 06751. Phone: 203-266-7596.

On Octber 12, 2014 at Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden the final workshop:  Winter Preparation & Propagation of Perennials for Your Garden will be held.  The workshop will be led by site horticulturist George McCleary.  Cost $20 per person.  Reservations are recommended.  Check the website for further information.

Bellamy-Ferriday House and Gardens Hosts Columbus Day Tour--Bethlehem

10/13/2014

9 Main St. North, Bethlehem, CT 06751. Phone: 203-266-7596.

On Monday, October 13, 2014 from noon to 4PM the Bellamy-Ferriday House and Gardens will host a Columbus Day Tour.  On the house tour, learn about Rev. Bellamy's great-grandson, Francis Bellamy and how he wrote the Pledge of Allegiance in celebration of the 400th Anniversary of Columbus' 1492 Discovery of America. 

Hunt Hill Farm - The Silo Kids and Teen with Chef Anne Gallaghe

10/13/2014

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

On Monday, 2 - 5 p.m. Enjoy this typically Italian menu in celebration of Columbus Day and the Italian navigator Christopher Columbus! Ages 11-15. $50 per child.  (Full participation.)

Hunt Hill Farm - The Silo Kids and Teen

10/13/2014

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

Monday, October 13th, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with Chef Anne Gallagher. Enjoy this typically Italian menu in celebration of Columbus Day and the Italian navigator Christopher Columbus! Ages 6-10. $45 per child.  (Full participation.)

KidsPlay Children's Museum - Open Columbus Day For Family Fun

10/13/2014

61 Main Street, Torrington, CT Phone: (860)-618-7700 .

Area schools will be closed on Monday 10/13, but KidsPlay will be open for a day of family fun! Join us between 10 am and 4 pm and make the most of the holiday. In addition to all the exhibits and fun that you've grown to love, we will also have 50 pumpkins for your family to paint and take home, or leave to help decorate the museum for the season. But get here early to make sure your little one gets a chance. And of course, BYOS (bring your own smock!)

Derby Historical Society Program: New England's Other Witch Hunt

10/13/2014

307 Hawthorn Ave., Derby, CT 06418. Phone: 203-734-1492.

On October 13, 2014 at 6:30PM at the Derby Neck Library a program sponsored by the Derby Historical Society featuring Walter Woodward, State Historian entitled "New England's Other Witch Hunt".  The program is free and open to the public.  Call to register. 

WCSU - Financial Lecture

10/14/2014

43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, CT 06811.

Certified Public Accountant John Pearson will discuss "What's Your Plan?" at 5:30 p.m. in Room 218 of the Classroom Building on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Pearson has been in practice for more than 35 years and specializes in creative approaches to tax advice to help his clients keep more of what they earn. He also maintains a business in the financial services field to help clients coordinate and streamline their personal and business finances. He will discuss what happens after college and provide tips for building a financial foundation for future endeavors. The talk will be free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to silkowskie@wcsu.edu.

New Morning Market Program: Core Integrated Movement with Byron Eddy--Woodbury

10/14/2014 to 10/28/2014

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

On Tuesdays Oct, 14,21 and 28, 2014 from 10 to 1PM Byron Eddy will hold Core Integrated Movement workshops.  Learn easy, interesting, and engaging movements which combine the best techniques and teaching from Martial arts and Yoga to enable better posture and overall health.  Tickets $12.

Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center — Spiritual Drumming

10/14/2014

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

1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Learn and play drum rhythms as part of a sacred circle; drum with intentionality and create community. Bring your own drum if you have one. A few drums and many rhythm instruments will be available.  Facilitator: Susan Strand. Registration: Email sstrand@snet.net. Fee: $10

 

WCSU - Domestic Violence Awareness Month Panel Discussion

10/15/2014

43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, CT 06811.

WCSU Professor of Justice and Law Administration Casey Jordan, the host-interviewer for the Investigation Discovery documentary series "Wives with Knives," will moderate a panel discussion, "Wives with Knives and Self-Defense Versus Assault in Domestic Violence Cases," at 5:30 p.m. in the Ballroom of the Campus Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Joining Jordan on the panel will be "Wives with Knives" producer Carl Shick; Family Violence Victim Advocate/Danbury Superior Court Advocate Lynn Nichols; Danbury Women's Center Program Manager of Counseling and Advocacy Services Nicole Sabel; and Donna Cobb and Jameelah Jones, who had their stories profiled on the television show. The discussion will be free and the public is invited. It is sponsored by the WCSU Justice and Law Club. For more information, send an email to jordanc@wcsu.edu.