Open Hearth Cooking at the David Humphreys House

11/19/2016

37 Elm Street, Ansonia, CT Phone: 203-735-1908.

Please join us for on November 19th from 1 pm to 4 pm for our Open Hearth Cooking Demonstrations. There will also be tours of the David Humphreys House. Cost is $5 per person. Refreshments will be served. This event will benefit our Restoration Project and A Day in 1762 Program.

Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum- Third Saturdays

11/19/2016

258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5419.

Family Workshops10 am to 12 noon; children ages 2 to 5. 1 to 3 pm; children ages 6 to 10 Find twigs in the Museum's Sculpture Garden, and work with artist Lisa Scroggins to transform them into dazzling mobiles by adding decorated leaves and other natural materials. Tour 11 am. Join a gallery educator for an insightful look at the Museum's current exhibitions and participate in dynamic discussions about art and artists.

American Clock and Watch Museum Watch Identification Day

11/19/2016

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

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. Are you curious to find out more information about that old watch of yours? Back by popular demand, Micah Tasker of TheVintageWatchMan.com will be at the museum to help you learn about the history of your special timepiece. A fee of $10 will be charged for each watch; proceeds benefit the museum.

The Ridgefield Woman's Club Annual CRAFT FAIR

11/19/2016

10 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield, CT

East Ridge Middle School. 10 am - 4 pm. Admission $8, children under 12 admitted free. This is the 46th year the Ridgefield Women's Club presents its annual craft fair. Over 100 artisans from New England and New York will be selling jewelry, pottery, home decor, holiday gifts, pet and children gifts and food items. Refreshments and light lunch will be available for purchase.

Ridgefield Annual Founders Hall Wreath Festival

11/19/2016 to 11/21/2016

193 Danbury Rd., Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203.431.7000.

10 a.m. - 4 pm. Selling decorated wreaths, swags, garlands, miniature boxwood trees and holiday gifts at a fabulous boutique

Mattatuck Museum Teen Poetry Competition

11/19/2016

144 W. Main St, Waterbury, CT Phone: (203) 753-0381.

1 pm - 4 pm.  We STAND United is hosting its second annual Teen Poetry competition in the State of Connecticut, scheduled at the Mattatuck Museum, for Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 1-4 p.m. This event is to help the youth between ages 9-21 to think critically, be original, creative, and to give imaginative writers a voice to express and empower themselves. For more information please contact Josephine Bennett at josephinebt6@gmail.com.

White Memorial Foundation Museum Autumn Tree Identification Walk

11/19/2016

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

Autumn Tree Identification Walk with WMF Forest Superintendent Lukas Hyder Learn from the Pro! Meet in the Museum parking lot at 10:00 A.M.... FREE... Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses.

WCSU PLANETARIUM SHOW/TELESCOPE VIEWING

11/19/2016

43 Lake Avenue Extension, Danbury, CT Phone: (203) 837-8672.

WCSU will host a 4 p.m. planetarium show, followed by telescope viewing of the sky from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Westside Observatory and Planetarium on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will be free and open to the public

The Silo Hunt Hill Farm Little Gingerbread House

11/19/2016 to 11/20/2016

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

10-2:00pm $90.00. The Silo Presents Nancy Stuart Teaching The Traditional Gingerbread House Class! Teams of 2 will create their own gingerbread house from scratch complete with candy, cookies, and many yummy confectioneries. Don't miss the fun! Already Standing Houses are available upon request only! Great for those with less time and younger children. Your gingerbread house is already assembled and standing. All you do is decorate! $90 per house for each parent/child or adult team. Maximum 2 people per team.

Mattatuck Museum Teen Poetry Competition

11/19/2016

144 Main St, Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-753-0381.

1- 4 pm. We STAND United is hosting its second annual Teen Poetry competition in the State of Connecticut, scheduled at the Mattatuck Museum, for Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 1-4 p.m. This event is to help the youth between ages 9-21 to think critically, be original, creative, and to give imaginative writers a voice to express and empower themselves. For more information, please contact, Josephine Bennett at josephinebt6@gmail.com.