Norfolk Chamber Music Festival/Yale Summer School Hosts Open House

06/21/2015

Rtes. 44/272, Norfolk, CT 06058. Phone: 860-542-3000.

Sunday • June 21 • Beginning at 1:30 pm • The Festival Grounds. Bring the family and spend the afternoon with us to celebrate the beautiful Music Shed restoration and its magnificent restored cupola. 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Tours of Whitehouse Free Event; 2:00 pm Children's Concert Free Event; 3:00 pm Children's games and an Ice-Cream Social Free Event; 4:00 pm Concert by the Allant Trio Free Event.

Music Mountain Sunday Concert Features Calidore String Quartet, Daniel Phillips, Viola-Falls Village

06/21/2015

Music Mountain Road, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 3PM Music Mountain features the Calidore String Quartet, David Phillips, Viola.  Music:  Schubert, Shaw, Mendelssohn and Brahms.  Check the website for ticket information.

Thomaston Summer Band Concert Features Thomaston Jazz Orchestra

06/22/2015

South Main St., Thomaston, CT 06787. Phone: 860-283-0681.

Fine Arts Connection of Thomaston hosts Thomaston Summer Band Concerts at Seth Thomas Park.  The June 22nd concert will feature the Thomaston Jazz Orchestra, an extraordinary group of talented musicians who take big band jazz to new heights.  Concerts time:  7 to 8:30PM.  Free and open to all.

Audubon Sharon - Summer Nature Programs for Kids

06/22/2015 to 08/21/2015

Rte. 4, Sharon, CT Phone: 860-364-0520 ext. 105 .

Audubon Sharon will be offering Summer Nature Programs for kids entering kindergarten to sixth grade at the Sharon Audubon Center on Route 4 in Sharon, CT. The week long day-camps running June 22 through August 21 are an energetic and enjoyable opportunity for kids to begin their journey through nature. Children as young as three years old can participate in a “Mommy & Me” type camp with a parent or guardian during the Early Childhood Discovery Week. Each themed week of camp is packed with new and exciting experiences that are equal parts educational and just pure fun. What a better way to learn about our local ecosystems and wonderful wildlife than an entire week of nature camp! Limited opportunities for camp scholarships are available for those in need of financial assistance. Spaces fill on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information or for registration forms please call Wendy Miller at 860-364-0520 ext. 105 or visit our website; www.sharon.audubon.org.

Firemen's Carnival & Fireworks- Oxford

06/24/2015

Quaker Farm School, Oxford, CT Phone: 203-888-2543 X 3027.

The Oxford fireworks is part of the Quaker Farms Fire Department’s annual carnival held at the Quaker Farms School on Great Oak School. The carnvival starts at 6 p.m. and closes at 11 p.m. The Oxford fireworks will be shot starting at 9:45 p.m. Another fireworks display will be fired from the Oxford carnival on Friday.

Silas Bronson Library Program: Recycling is Magic--Waterbury

06/24/2015

267 Grand St., Waterbury, CT 06721. Phone: 203-574-8212.

A children's program titled:  Recycling is Magic will begin at 11AM on June 24, 2015 at the Silas Bronson Library.  Presenter will spin a tale of monsters, magic and too much trash in this program of environmental education.  Free and open to the public.

Litchfield Summer Concert Series Featuring Ian Campbell

06/24/2015

On The Green, Litchfield, CT 06759.

Parks and Recreation Department of Litchfield will hold its Summer Concert on the Green featuring Ian Campbell on Wednesday,  June 24, 2015 from 7 to 9PM.  Free.

Hickory Stick Bookshop Hosts Author Amy Scheibe--Washington, CT

06/24/2015

2 Green Hill Rd., Washington Depot, CT 06794. Phone: 860-868-0525.

Hickory Stick Bookshop will host author Amy Scheibe for a meet an Author for Lunch event  on June 24, 2015 at noon to discuss Scheibe's new book, A Fireproof Home for the Bridge.  Price of the book $26.99, attendees will get title, lunch and a discussion with the author.,  Call to reserve a spot. 

Mattatuck Museum - Story Time for Toddlers: Tick, Tock, the Mouse Ran Up the Clock!

06/24/2015

144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 2037530381.

10 a.m. to noon. Pre-school aged children and their caregivers are invited to explore the museum’s clock collection and read The Clock Struck One: A Time-telling Tale by Trudy Harris with a museum educator. Afterwards join us in the Studio to create your own crafty clock using paper plates, fasteners, and other fun materials.

Mattatuck Museum - Movies @ the Matt: Around Cape Horn and Unfurling the World, Voyages of Irving & Electa Johnson

06/24/2015

144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 2037530381.

6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Join us for a screening of Around Cape Horn, (37 mins.) and Unfurling the World, (77 mins.) from Mystic Seaport’s film and video collection. Author, lecturer, and seaman, Irving Johnson and his wife Electa circumnavigated the globe seven times between 1933 and 1958, then dedicated 17 years to sailing inland waterways, canals, and seas of Europe and Egypt. Light refreshments will be served. Members $ 0.00, Adult $ 7.00, Senior $ 6.00, Student $ 6.00, Children under 16 $ 0.00.