Holy Land Fundraising Dinner--Waterbury


380 Farmwood Rd., Waterbury, CT

On Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 6PM at LaBella Vista Restaurant in Waterbury a Holy Land Fundraising Dinner will be held.  Entertainment by Timmy Maia & Band plus a huge Silent Auction.  The fundraiser is to help restore and revitalize Holy Land USA Waterbury.  Admission at the Door.  No Advanced Ticket Sales. 

Shrine of Lourdes Holds Giant Tag Sale---Litchfield


Route 118, Litchfield, CT 06759.

A Giant Tag Sale will be held at the Shrine of Lourdes in Litchfield, 50 Montfort Rd., Rte. 118, Litchfield from Thursday, October 15th through Saturday, October 17th from 9:00am to 4:30pm and on Sunday, October 18th from 11:30am to 2:00pm. All donations from sales help with the upkeep of the Shrine. Call 860-567-1041 or email: lourdesshrinect@gmail.com for further information.

White Memorial Conservation Center Program: Meet the Ghost Owl with Brian Bradley--Litchfield


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

On October 10. 2015 at 2PM in the A.B. Ceder Room at White Memorial Conservation Center come and meet the Ghost Owl with Brian Bradley.  Barn Owl, E.T. is a one hour program that begins with a short film.  Bradley and his feathered friends are always full of surprises. 

Oliver Wolcott Library Program: When Two Spines Align: Dressage Dynamics with Author/Horse Expert Beth Baumert--Litchfield


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

On Thursday, October 15, 2015 from 7-8PM Author and Horse Expert Beth Baumert will discuss her book "When Two Spines Align: Dressage Dynamics".  Baumert is the owner of Cloverlea Farm in Columbia CT.  Light refreshment will be served.  Books for sale and signing will be available.  Registration is required.

Warner Theatre Hosts International Playwright Festival--Torrington

10/15/2015 to 10/17/2015

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

Warner Theatre's INTERNATIONAL PLAYWRIGHT FESTIVAL – October 15-17, 2015: The mission of the Warner Theatre INTERNATIONAL PLAYWRIGHT FESTIVAL is to recognize the work of emerging and established playwrights and to build a link between playwrights, the theatre community, and our audiences. The Festival gives playwrights a forum for production of their one-act plays that engage and entertain audiences through exploration of the human experience and the human spirit. Check the website for further information

Harrybrooke Park - The Haunted Trail & Mansion Returns

10/16/2015 to 10/17/2015

100 Still River Drive, New Milford, CT Phone: 860-799-6520 .

On Fri. & Sat. - The Haunted Trail & Mansion return for  "Frightmarish" Nights. Come get your ghoul on! $23 Admission at gate. No advance ticket sales. Gates ope 6 - 9:30 p.m. Not recommended for children nder 8 years old or persons with physical restrictions.

American Clock & Watch Museum will Host Milk & Bookies--Book-Raising Family EventBristol


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

Join us on Friday evening, October 16th from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at the American Clock & Watch Museum, 100 Maple Street in Bristol, for a story time celebration. Held in conjunction with our Once Upon a Time: Clocks and Watches in Popular Literature exhibition, children are invited to bring their favorite new or gently used storybook to give to a local child in need. They will also create special bookmarks, one to keep for themselves and another to include with their book donation. This special celebration will include guest storytellers reading favorite children's tales, crafts, and milk + cookies, of course! Admission to the event is free with the donation of a new or gently used book. Registration is appreciated, but not required.

Warner Theatre Presents Young Frankenstein on 50' Screen--Torrington


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

On Friday, October 16 at 8 pm, the Warner Theatre will show the comedy YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN on our 50' screen. Tickets are just $5! Dr. Frederick Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) has spent his life living down the legend of his grandfather. After finding his grandfather's diary, young Dr. Frankenstein begins to feel differently and returns to his family's castle. With the help of some house servants (Marty Feldman, Teri Garr), young Frankenstein creates a monster of his own (Peter Boyle). Nominated for two Oscars, this 1974 film, directed by Mel Brooks is an affectionate parody of the classic horror film genre. To help evoke the atmosphere of the earlier films, Brooks shot the picture entirely in black-and-white.

26th Annual Newtown United Methodist Church Juried Fall Arts and Crafts Fair -


Reed Inermediate School, 3 Trades Lane, Newtown, CT 06470. Phone: 203-426-2336.

On Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. , at Reed Intermediate School. The fair is sponsored by the Newtown United Methodist Church. . Quality Artisans, Theme Baskets, Silent Auction, Tasty Food, Amber Alert registration. Free admission.

Plymouth Community Food Pantry Holds Harvest Ball


Route 4, Harwinton, CT 06791. Phone: 860-584-1750.

The Plymouth Community Food Pantry is scheduled to hold a Harvet Ball fundraiser on October 17, 2015 at 6PM at the Fairview Farm Golf Course in Harwinton.  Cost $60 per person.  Music and dancing, a silent auction and dinner.