31st Season Shepaug Bald Bagle Observation Tower--Southbury

12/19/2015 to 03/09/2016

2225 River Rd., Southbury, CT 06488. Phone: 800-368-8954.

Reservation lines will open December 19 for the 2015 Winter Season of the Bald Eagle Observation Area at the Shepaug Hydroelectric Dam in Southbury, Conn. Observation times this season will be Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. beginning Saturday, December 19, 2015, and running through Wednesday, March 9, 2016.  Please be aware, however, that the observation area is closed both Christmas Day and New Year's Day. All are welcome and admission is free of charge, but advance reservations are required. Specialists will be on site with high-powered telescopes to help visitors see the eagles in action and to answer questions about America's national symbol.  Visitors are encouraged to dress warmly and to bring binoculars if possible, given the limited number of onsite telescopes. To make reservations for individuals, families, and groups, call toll-free at 1-800-368-8954 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays or request a reservation on-line at http://www.shepaugeagles.info

Litchfield Hills Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count--Litchfield

12/20/2015

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759.

The Litchfield Hills Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count will be held December 20, 2015 at the White Memorial Conservation Center.  Contact Ray Belding at hoatzin1@optnline.net

Litchfield Hills Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count--Litchfield

12/20/2015

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759.

The Litchfield Hills Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count will be held December 20, 2015 at the White Memorial Conservation Center.  Contact Ray Belding at hoatzin1@optnline.net

Miranda Vineyard Host Sip and Swirl Event--Goshen

12/20/2015

42 Ives Rd., Goshen, CT 06756. Phone: 860-491-9906.

Miranda Vineyards hosts SIP AND SWIRL Event on Sunday, December 20,  2015 from 1:30-4:30. Join Buffalo Bill and Friends in a festive Holiday performance and (optional) sing along. Indulge in complimentary mulled wine, cookies and Holiday cheer.

Miranda Vineyard - Sip and Swirl - Join Buffalo Bill and Friends

12/20/2015

42 Ives Rd., Goshen, CT Phone: 860-491-9906.

On Sunday - 1:30 -4:30 Join Buffalo Bill and Friends in a festive Holiday performance and (optional) sing along. Indulge in complimentary mulled wine, cookies and Holiday cheer!!!

St. Michael's Episcopal Church Hosts Blue Christmas--Litchfield

12/20/2015

25 South St., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-9465.

On Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 4PM at St. Michael's Church a program:  Blue Christmas will be held.  A special service for those for whom Christmas is not a joyful season.  Rev. E. Bevan Stanley, Rector will preside at the event.

First Congregational Church of Barkhamsted Hosts Live Christmas Pageant

12/20/2015

6 Old Town Hall Road, Barkhamsted, CT 06063. Phone: 860-379-7300.

A live Christmas pageant and the last last Sunday of Advent service is st for December 20, 2015 from 10AM to 11:30AM followed by food and fellowship at the First Congregational Church of Barkhamsted.  All are welcome. 

Mattatuck Museum Hosts Holiday Concert with Michael Castaldo and Marissa Famiglietti--Waterbury

12/20/2015

144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 203-753-0381 Ext. 130.

The Mattatuck Museum is pleased to celebrate the holiday season with a concert featuring renowned tenor Michéal Castaldo and guest soprano Marissa Famiglietti on Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. Michéal Castaldo, a classical crossover tenor and light Italian opera singer, songwriter and composer, is an Italian-born Canadian who currently resides in New York. Castaldo studied voice with Maestro Pisapia, a protégé of the great Italian operatic tenor, Enrico Caruso. He also studied at Oakwood Collegiate Institute in Toronto and Berklee College of Music in Boston.

Northfield Volunteer Fire Company Hosts Breadfast with Santa

12/20/2015

12 Knife Shop Road, Northfield, CT 06778. Phone: 860-283-9303.

Northfield Volunteer Fire Company will serve Breakfast with Santa and a canned food drive for the local food pantry from 7:30AM to 11AM December 20, 2015 at the Northfield Firehouse. The fire company will be serving pancakes, French Toast, eggs, bacon, and more for all you can eat $7, regular breakfast $6, and children $4. 

Sharon Audubon Hosts Trixie Strauss Christmas Bird Count

12/20/2015

325 Cornwall Bridge Rd., Sharon, CT 06069. Phone: 860-364-0520.

TRIXIE STRAUSS CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNT Sunday, December 20. All Day. Join us for a fun day of birding out in the field or count the number of birds at your bird feeder in the comforts of your own home and help collect important data on winter bird movement.  Visit the website for more informtion.