Hickory Stick Bookshop Hosts Nine Teicholz -- Booksigning/Reading--Washington, CT

06/22/2014

2 Green Hill Rd., Washington Depot, CT 06794. Phone: 860-868-0525.

Nine Teicholz will read and sign copies of her new book "The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet published by Simon & Schuster at 2PM on June 22, 2014.  Free and open to the public. 

New Morning Market Workshop: Walking with Ease and Power-Woodbury

06/22/2014

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

On Sunday, June 22, 2014 from 2-4PM  Byron Eddy will lead a workshop at New Morning Market:  Walking with Ease and Power.  Using the functional pathways of CIM, you can change habitual patterns and possibly avoid hip, knee, and back trouble.  In this two hour class you will be guided into new ways of walking.  Bring a yoga mat or large bath towel and be prepared to move.  Tickets. $24.

Haight Vineyard Music- Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing Class

06/22/2014

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860.567.4045.

Join us for The World's Best Cheeses with a Wine, Cheese and Chocolate paring classes @ 1pm and 3pm. $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. This month the cheese pairing is from Italy. HBV wine glass to take home!  Reservations Required.

Haight Vineyard Music Music with David Quick

06/22/2014

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860.567.4045.

David Quick is a singer, songwriter and performer from Torrington, Connecticut. He has played both nationally and internationally. Come in and enjoy an afternoon of music, wine and fun. David will be playing from 1 – 4pm.

11th Annual CT Historic Garden Days

06/22/2014

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

11th Annual CT's Historic Gardens Day--Sunday, June 22, 12:00 – 4:00 pm--On this delightful day, the fourteen sites of Connecticut's Historic Gardens host special events and activities celebrating their gardens. Choose the gardens in your own back yard, or plan a daytrip to see those further afield. See our Member page for links to member sites and their CT's Historic Gardens Day activities.  Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden, Glebe House Museum & The Gertrude Jekyll Garden and Osborne Homestead Museum are located in the greater Litchfield area.  Check the website for other historic gardens

McLaughlin Vineyards Sunday Wine Tasting -- Sandy Hook

06/22/2014

14 Albert's Hill Rd., Sandy Hook, CT 06482. Phone: 203-426-1533.

On Sunday June 22, 2014 from 1-4PM at the McLaughlin Vineyards come and enjoy a wine tasting and music by Shawn Taylor.  Call to make a reservation.

Quassy Amusement Park - Annual Marital Arts Day - Middlebury

06/22/2014

Route 64, Middlebury, CT 06762. Phone: 203-753-2913.

Annual Martial Arts Day - Get some kicks out of this highly-entertaining day at the Carousel Theatre stage. Regional karate and martial arts schools perform. Call for entertainment schedule.

Music Mountain 85th Season Chamber Music Concert featuring Juilliard String Quartet--Falls Village

06/22/2014

Off Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 3PM Music Mountain's Chamber Music Concerts continue featuring the Juilliard String Quartet.  All tickets $60.  Program:  Bach, Berg and Beethoven.  Check the website for further information. 

Music Mountain 2014 Benefit Concert--Juilliard String Quartet--Falls Village

06/22/2014

Off Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 3PM the Juillard String Quartet will perform a Benefit Concert at Music Mountain.  Tickets: $60.  Performance pieces include:  Bach Contrapunctus I-IV from Art of the Pugue, Berg Lyric Suite and Beethoven String Quartet in C Major, Opus 59 No. 3.  Check the website for further information.

Harwinton Historical Society: Program on Civil War Medicine

06/23/2014

Weingart Road , Harwinton, CT Phone: 860-482-7978.

Harwinton’s own Dane Deleppo will speak on Monday, June 23, 2014 at the Harwinton Senior Center on Weingart Road at 6:30 PM.  He will focus on the care given to soldiers in the Civil War and share information about the training of doctors and the medicines that were available at the time. Deleppo is a 25-year veteran of Civil War re-enacting and is the current president of the T.A. Hungerford Museum in Harwinton.  Deleppo and his wife, Carol, received the 2012 Mary Tallmadge Chapter of the DAR award for historical preservation. Admission to the program is free, but donations are always welcome.