Audubon Sharon - Living in Harmony with Wildlife - A Wildlife Rehabilitation Presentation

07/20/2014

325 Cornwall Bridge Road, Rte. 4, Sharon, CT Phone: 860-364-0520.

On  Sunday, July 20 10:00-11:30am FREE!J oin Wildlife Rehabilitation & Outreach Coordinator Erin O'Connell for a presentation on wildlife rehabilitation, including what types of animals we see in our Wildlife Clinic at Audubon Sharon, what brings them here and how you can help prevent these injuries and illnesses that are most commonly caused by human interference.  Learn how to prevent window strikes and even have the opportunity to make a homemade device to keep birds from flying into your windows at home!

New England Carousel Museum - Family Sundays - Summertime T-Shirt Tie-Dying

07/20/2014

95 Riverside Ave., Rte. 72, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411.

Sunday July 20th from 2pm-4pm. Enjoy some fun in the sun as we head outside to learn the art of tie-dying. We will supply the t-shirts and dye. Use your imagination to decorate your terrific tie-dye tee!  $5.00 per child, $6.00 per adult, members and children under 1 free.  All admissions include a free ride on our working carousel. FREE TO ALL RESIDENTS OF BETHLEHEM AND WOODBURY!  Thanks to a grant from Thomaston Savings Bank!

Music Mountain 85th Season Chamber Music Concert featuring Orion String Quartet--Falls Village

07/20/2014

Off Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 3PM Music Mountain continues its Afternoon Chamber Music Concerts featuring Orion String Quartet.  Tickets: $60.   Program features:  Haydn, Brahms, and Dvorak.  Check the website for further information. 

Music Mountain 2014 Benefit Concert--Peter Serkin & The Orion String Quartet-Falls Village

07/20/2014

Off Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 3PM Peter Serkin & The Orion String Quartet will perform a Benefit Concert at Music Mountain.  Tickets $60.  Selections include:  Haydn String Quartet (to be announced), Brahms Quintet for Piano & Strings in F Minor, Opus 34 Dvorak Quintet for Piano & Strings in A Major, Opus 81.  Check the website for further information.

1st Mud Race - Woodbury Ski Area

07/21/2014

Rte. 47, 785 Washington Rd., Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-2203.

On Saturday, 10 a.m. The feature obstacles are tire jumping, tubing, running through the rive,, mud pit, rope course, terrain climbing with high pressure snow making machines shooting 300 gallons of water a minute and pipe tunnels.  Participants can sign up in groups of 5 to 10 people.  There will be a BBQ, live music, a victory for all participants and supporters with $5,000 in prizes.  Those seeking more information call 203-263-2203.

Keeler Kids Summer Programs -

07/21/2014 to 07/25/2014

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

Session 2:  Gilded Age Ridgefield, (children entering grades 4 - 6) 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Cost: $250.00 (discounts for siblings & members) Come and join us for a fun and educational summer experience! Each session is a week-long local history program that offers boys and  girls a unique chance to explore life in historic Ridgefield through a variety of engaging, age-appropriate activities, including crafts, games, songs, stories, and foods from centuries past. This is the perfect opportunity for your child to step back into history and discover first-hand what life was like in historic Ridgefield as exemplified by the people who lived at Keeler Tavern Museum.\ Space is limited, so sign up online today! - See more at: http://keelertavernmuseum.org/events

Lime Rock Optima Batteries ChumpCar World Series.

07/21/2014

60 White Hollow Rd, Lakeville, CT Phone: 1.800.RACE.LRP.

ChumpCar is North America's home for REAL, AFFORDABLE, COMPETITIVE road racing. We're talking real racing, real tracks and real cheap cars! We're talking endurance races that range from 7-hours to 37-hours long! We're talking fast and intense, class-based sprint races of 40 minutes! We're talking outrageous drifting on premier American tracks! We're talking maximum control and minimum traction with serious ice racing! http://www.chumpcar.com/

Gunn Junior Library Program: The Science of Geology--Washington, CT

07/22/2014

5 Wykeham Rd., Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-2310.

On July 22, 2014 at6:30PM Gunnery science teacher Morgen Fisher will host The Science of Geology.  Children can study rocks, minerals, geodes and fossils under a magnifying glass; Conduct experiments on the library samples or bring in their own samples to share.  Free and open to all ages.  Registration required.

Summer Labyrinth Walk — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

07/22/2014 to 07/22/2014

229 E. Litchfield Rd, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-3163.

The labyrinth at Wisdom House is open for walks during the daytime, weather permitting.  Summer guided labyrinth walks include introduction, video, labyrinth walk and reflection time. Individuals and small groups are welcome.

Donation: $5 (includes refreshments)

Imagine Nation Museum will Celebrate Natinal Vanilla Ice Cream Day

07/23/2014

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

The Imagine Nation Museum will celebrate National Vanilla Ice Cream Day on Wednesday, July 23rd! Visit our 1940's Old Fashioned Soda Fountain at One Pleasant St, Bristol during open hours of 9:30am-5pm and receive any vanilla ice cream order with $1.00 off! Don't forget that you can decorate your vanilla with toppings, fudge, or another flavored scoop! Celebrate this delicious day with us! Call 860-314-1400 or visit www.imaginemuseum.org for any further information.