Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center Program: Humble Bee Honey Company

09/20/2014

10 Deerfield Rd., Ansonia, CT 06401. Phone: 203-736-1053.

THE HUMBLE BEE HONEY COMPANY – Sat. Sept. 20--Humble Bee's owner, beekeeper Catherine Wolko, has nearly fifty hives and is a member of the Back Yard Beekeepers Association, the Connecticut Beekeepers Association, and the Connecticut Farm Bureau. Catherine  has created a line of skin care products made from her bees' honey and other natural  ingredients. This program on her bees and their honey is geared to families and children.  FREE; Registration is required.

Imagine Nation Museum - 10th Anniversary Celebration Gala

09/20/2014

1 Pleasant Street, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-314-1400 .

Saturday 6 - 11 p.m. Signature fundraiser to support valuable play and exceptional learning experiences for children. Three floors of fabulous food, cocktails, a live and silent auction, entertainment. Imagine Nation Museum is a division of the Boys & Girlds Club and Family Center.  Visit the website for more information

The Henderson Cultural Center at Hunt Hill Farm - The Silo - HOLLYWOOD RESTAURANTS OF THE GOLD AGE, With Chef George Geary

09/20/2014

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

Saturday, September 20, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. HOLLYWOOD RESTAURANTS OF THE GOLD AGE,  With Chef George Geary. Visit the website for more information.

Institute of American Indian Studies - Fire as a Tool

09/20/2014

38 Curtis Rd., Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-0518.

How did indigenous peoples survive without metal containers to boil water or cook food? They made bowls from wood, clay and gourds.Join Andy Dobos and Deneen Bernier of Three Red Trees School of Natural Living and use the coals from our campfire to burn hollows in pieces of wood while scraping and shaping to create bowls. We’ll explore unique methods of craftsmanship along with some time saving tricks to yield your next bowl. Space is limited; Prepayment and registration required. Fee: $30; $25 IAIS Members

White Memorial Conservation Center Program: Nature Poetry by the Fire--Litchfield

09/20/2014

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

On September 20, 2014 at 7PM at the Meeting Barn and Keinholz Firepit at White Memorial Conservation Center join Gerri Griswold for a cozy reading of poetry dedicated to the glory of nature.  Hot dogs cooked over the fire and homemade pie and coffee will be served.  Members $10; Non-Members $15.  Call to register.

Landmark Community Theatre Presents The Buddy Holly Story--Thomaston

09/20/2014 to 10/04/2014

158 Main Street, Thomaston, CT 06787. Phone: 860-283-6250.

The third musical of the 2014 Season is the tale of an iconic music legend, THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY, showing September 20, 26, 27, October 3 & 4 @ 8pm and September 21, 28, October 5 @ 2pm. The Buddy Holly Story relives the three years in which Buddy became the world's top recording artist, achieving hit singles with The Crickets, becoming the first white group to perform at the Apollo Theater, starting a solo career and making a fateful decision during a February blizzard... The show features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits including "Peggy Sue", "That'll Be The Day", "Oh Boy",  "Everyday", "Maybe Baby", as well as Ritchie Valens' "La Bamba", and the Big Bopper's "Chantilly Lace". The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock 'n' roll, continues to live on in BUDDY. Call for tickets or go online.

St. Andrew’s Church presents “The Life and Times of William Webb:An African-American Civil War Soldier from Connecticut

09/21/2014

247 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202) , Marble Dale, CT

3 p.m. ....St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Marble Dale, Conn. will present Kevin Johnson as William Webb, an African-American Civil War Soldier from Connecticut. The presentation is based on extensive research in the collections of the Connecticut State Library and the Museum of Connecticut History. This Civil War Program is being presented as part of St. Andrew's 250th Anniversary Celebration in 2014. Admission is $5 per person.

New England Carousel Museum - Family Sunday: Band Organ Jam

09/21/2014

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

Sunday 2:00 PM Family Sunday: Band Organ Jam. Members FREE, $5 per child, $6 per adult, children under 1 free. Did you know that a band organ is a machine that plays the parts of all the instruments in a band? Come jam to the band organ, learn about band organ history with Barbara Pond, make your own band instruments, and ride the carousel! Free to Thomaston residents.

Keeler Tavern Museum Garden House - Chamber Concert Tres Maresienne Baroque Trio

09/21/2014

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

On Sunday 3 p.m. $15 General Admission, $12.00 Seniors and Students, $10.00 Children under 12- See more at: http://keelertavernmuseum.org.

Ridgefield Playhouse Presents Janis Ian

09/21/2014

80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-438-5795.

On Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 8PM Ridgefield Playhouse presents Janis Ian as part of the Singer Songwriter Series.  Grammy Award Winning Singer Songwriter with her critically acclaimed hits "At Seventeen". and more.  Check the website for further information.