Lamothe's Sugar House Hosts Open House During Maple Syrup Season--Burlington

02/21/2016 to 03/30/2016

89 Stone Rd., Burlington, CT 06013. Phone: 860-675-5043.

Lamothe's Sugar House will be offering tours on Saturdays and Sundays during the Maple Syrup season-- February 21, 2016 through March 30, 2016.  Bring the family.  Sample maple products.  Rain or shine. 

White Silo Farm & Winery Adds 2nd Hot Chocolate Festival Date--Sherman


32 Route 37 East, Sherman, CT 06784. Phone: 860-355-0271.

Good news! We just added another date for our annual Hot Chocolate Festival, Sunday February 21st (1 -3 PM).Warm up with us on Sunday February 21 at our Annual Hot Chocolate Festival. We will be serving 4 types of Hot Chocolate made with Guittard Chocolates - White, Milk, Dark and Mexican Hot Chocolate. Then top your cups off with homemade marshmallows, whipped cream, chocolate sprinkles, chocolate curls, chocolate powder and chocolate chips. Bring your friends and enjoy a WARM afternoon in our winery. The price is $20 per person. It includes one glass of wine to sip with or after your hot chocolate(s) and plenty of finger foods.

Litchfield Historical Society Program: Law in the Hills: Litchfield Courthouse, Celebrated Cases, Famous Justices


South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4501.

On Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 3PM a program:  Law in the Hills: Litchfield Courthouse, Celebrated Cases, and Legal Leading Lights-Courthouse Lecture Series: Famous Justices from Litchfield County.  Highlighting the stories of Chief Justice Tapping Reeve, Origen Seymour and Samuel Church among others.  Space is limited.  Registration and pre-payment are required. 

Oxford's Immanuel Lutheran Church Holds Community Cupcake Competition


25 Great Hill Road, Oxford, CT 06478. Phone: 203-888-4713.

Oxford's Immanuel Lutheran Church will hold a Community Cupcake Competition on February 21, 2016 with cupcakes brought to the church at 11:30AM for the start of voting at 11:45AM. Spooner House Cupcakes will be judging.  Open to the public. 

Pratt Nature Center Spring Break Camp

02/21/2016 to 02/25/2016

New Milford, CT Phone: 860-355-3137.

9- 5. Join in the fun. $50 per day or $45 for members. Sledding, maple sugaring, hiking, fire building, shelter building, snowshoeing.

Seymour Historical Society Museum Program: A History of Connecticut's Scenic Highway


59 West St, Seymour, CT 06483. Phone: 203-888-7471.

Jill Smyth of the Merritt Parkway Conservancy will present "A History of Connecticut's Scenic Highway" at the Seymour Historical Society Museum located at 59 West Street, Seymour on February 21, 2016 (snow date 2/28) at 2pm. Doors open at 1pm and is free to members and $5.00 to non-members of the Society.

Keeler Tavern Presents A journey....A Play/A Story/ A Song--Torrington


132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-438-5485.

A Journey..." A Play/ A Story/ A Song Written & Performed by Kimberly Wilson--Sunday, February 21, 2016, 3 - 5 PM, $10. "A Journey..." an original one-woman show written and performed by Kimberly Wilson is an intricate look at the Black experience told through the eyes of the Black woman. Ms. Wilson skillfully tells of the struggles and influence of Black womanhood with strength, dignity and pride. She brings to you seven women, seven pivotal generations, including an African Queen, a slave woman, Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Rosa Parks, Maya Angelou and more. Through song, movement and character transformation, Kimberly Wilson presents their stories and ultimately how their faith, hope, and calling helped shape the America we know today.

Palace Theatre Danbury Rising Artists Concert Series Featuring Levon Ofgang


165 Main St., Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 203-794-9944.

On February 21, 2016 at 2PM hosted by The Palace Danbury the Rising Artist Concert Series continues with Levon Ofgang, classical guitarist. The concert will be held at First Congregational Church, Deer Hill Ave., Danbury.  Tickets at the door $15. 

Indian Rock Nature Preserve Holds CheeseCake Baking Workshop--Bristol


501 Wolcott Road, Bristol, CT 06010. Phone: 860-583-1234.

Sunday - February 21, 2016 - 1 to 3pm--(Snow date: February 28th). Mary Hyde has been baking her famous Almond Brittle cheesecake for years. To be a recipient of one of these delectable treats or a plain cheesecake of your own, join us for a hands-on baking class. R.S.V.P. and prepay by: February 17, 2016--$25 Non-Members / $20 Members. Limit: 25 participants.  Call to register and find out what to bring to the workshop. 

Litchfied Historical Society Courthouse Lecture Series: Famous Justices from Litchfield County


South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4501.

Courthouse Lecture Series: Famous Justices from Litchfield Co.--Date: February 21, 2016--Time: 3:00pm. History Museum.
Free for members; $5 for non-members. Join Wesley Horton as he discusses Litchfield County's illustrious justices. Horton is a Connecticut appellate lawyer and has written on the state's Supreme Court and Constitution.