New Milford Historical Society Spooky Halloween Event

10/28/2012

On The Green, New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-354-3069.

On Tuesday, October 28, 2012 at 7PM come and take part in a Spooky Halloween evening at the New Milford Historical Society.  Check the website for further information.

Audubon Kids' Day at Sharon Audubon

10/28/2012

325 Cornwall Bridge Rd., Sharon, CT Phone: (860) 364-0520.

On Sunday, 12 - 3 p.m. this fun-filled autumn family event features various nature crafts and games for young children. Besides games and crafts, there is a small petting zoo and a hay bale maze constructed out of over 100 bales!  Food is served at the food tent including hamburgers, veggie burgers, hot dogs, candy apples, pumpkin pie, apple cider and more.  Following the crafts and games at 2:00 PM, children are invited to join in a costume parade around the Center grounds led by the Salisbury Band and some of the friendly animal characters from Audubon’s Enchanted Forest.  All children (as well as adults) are encouraged to wear a costume.  At the close of the parade, children and their families are treated to a special performance such as musical entertainment, live animal presentation, puppet show, etc. Admission to the event is $7.00 per carload..

Art Slide Lecture featuring Painter Judy Glantzman - Danbury

10/30/2012

Viewing Room 1 of White Hall, 181 White Street, Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 203-837-8403.

Painter Judy Glantzman will discuss her work at 11 a.m. in Viewing Room 1 of White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus. The event will be free and open to the public, and it will be presented as part of the university's Master of Fine Arts slide lecture series. For more information, visit the website.

WCSU JAZZ FACULTY CONCERT - Danbury

10/30/2012

Ives Concert Hall in White Hall, 181 White Street, Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 203-837-8350.

The WCSU jazz faculty will perform at 7 p.m. in Ives Concert Hall in White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus.The concert will be free and the public is invited. Donations to support the department of music will be accepted. For more information, go to www.wcsu.edu/music/concerts.asp or call (203) 837-8350.

INVASIVE AQUATIC PLANTS LECTURE at WCSU - Danbury

10/31/2012

WCSU Science Building, Rm 125, 181 White Street, Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: (203) 837-8569.

Gregory Bugbee, assistant scientist in the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Department of Environmental Sciences, will discuss "Connecticut's Invasive Aquatic Plants: Searching for Solutions" at 4 p.m. in Room 125 of the Science Building on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The principal investigator in the Invasive Aquatic Plant Program, Bugbee has led aquatic plant surveys of nearly 200 Connecticut lakes and ponds, and directed research projects on invasive aquatic plant control statewide. The talk will be free and the public is invited. For more information, call (203) 837-8569.

Second Annual Trick or Trunk--Woodbury

10/31/2012

Hollow Park, Woodbury, CT 06798.

On October 31, 2012 the Woodbury Parks and Rec will hold its second annual Trick or Trunk at Hollow Park.  Doors open at 5PM for those cars decorating their trunks (no cars can leave the area until 7:30PM).  Doors open at 6PM for those coming just for trick or treating.  Trunks will close at 7:30PM.  Admission is a nonperishable food item for the food bank.  Also, those who wish can carve one jack-o-lantern to be entered into the competition and put on display.  No registration is required.   One car per family is requested.   All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Check the website for further information.