Gunn Library Dr. Seuss Celebration

02/25/2017

5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-7586.

1 pm - 2pm. Let's celebrate Dr. Seuss with some of his amazingly wacky characters and crafts.

New England Carousel Museum Mardi Gras

02/25/2017

95 Riverside Ave, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411.

The New England Carousel Museum will be in full celebration mode during it's Mardi Gras party on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 7-11 PM. The Louisiana-style evening features music and dancing in the magnificent Museum ballroom. Along with a 50/50 raffle and live entertainment, there will be a wine and bourbon tastings, BYOB and food a plenty!

White Memorial Foundation Museum Winter Sunset Silhouette Scene in Watercolor with Betsy Rogers Knox

02/25/2017

80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

Explore fun watercolor techniques in a simple step-by-step painting depicting a country scene at sunset. All levels welcome. Materials supplied. For ages 10 and up. 1:30 P.M. – 4:00 P.M., A. B. Ceder Room, Members: $35.00, Non-Members: $45.00, Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. You can register for this program online.

The Silo Hunt Hill Farm - Paris Bistro

02/25/2017

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

5 pm - 8 pm. Melanie Cecilio MENU: Soupe à l'oignon- Onion Soup, Gratin Dauphinois- A rich gratin of sliced potatoes and cream, Duck Confit Express, Frisée aux Lardon- Frisée salad with poached egg, and Tarte tatin with Crème Frâiche- Lightly spiced apples with caramel sauce. Full Participation

The Silo Hunt Hill Farm - Paella & Tapas

02/25/2017

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

Melanie Cecilio MENU: Paella Valenciana- seafod dish from Valencia province of Spain, Manchego with Membrillo- manchego cheese with quince jam, Croquetas de jamon y queso- traditional béchamel based croquettes, Gambas al Ajillo-Garlic Shrimp, and *Sangria. Full Participation

Warner Theatre - Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon Kids

02/25/2017 to 02/26/2017

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

This BRAND NEW musical based on the bestselling book by Mary Pope Osborne takes the stage and features students of the Warner Theatre Center for Arts Education. Follow Jack and Annie as they travel to a remote island where they encounter none other than the fearful Captain Bones himself! Will Jack and Annie be able to help Bones locate the mysterious treasure or will they end up stuck on his pirate ship forever? Find out in this lively musical version of the beloved children's book!

Brown Bag Book Club

02/25/2017 to 02/25/2017

38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 8608680518.

In honor of Black History Month, our Lunch Bunch Book Club will read and discuss Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage by William Loren Katz. Native and African Americans joined together in a struggle for freedom, and equality that is little talked about in history books, but is absolutely worth discussing. Stop by our Four Directions Gift Shop to purchase your copy. Included in the price of admission: $10 Adults; $8 Seniors; $6 Children; IAIS Members free.

New Milford Historical Society Talk and Book signing by Peter Vermilyea

02/26/2017

6 Aspetuck Ave., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-354-3069.

2:00 PM Talk and Book signing by Peter Vermilyea, author of Hidden History of Litchfield County Cost: $5.00 Members: FREE

Haight Brown Vineyard Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing Class

02/26/2017

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4045.

Sun, February 26, 20173:00 PM - 5:00 PM. oin us for The World's Best Cheeses with a Wine, Cheese and Chocolate paring classes @ 3:00 pm. $35 per person. It's educational, fun and lots of yummy wine and food. All HBV wine is paired with a cheese and or chocolate. HBV wine glass to take home!

The Silo Hunt Hill Farm - Italian Cooking Basics

02/26/2017

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

Instructor Melanie Cecilio MENU: Fritto Misto (Calamari and Artichokes ) with Aioli, Bruschetta, Fresh Egg Pasta, Pappardelle all Bolognese Ragu and Tiramisu.