Mattatuck Museum Presents The Apostolic Poets' Society : God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse--Waterbury

02/27/2016

144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 203-565-6095.

On February 27, 2016 at the Mattatuck Museum at 1PM The Apostolic Poets' Society presents God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse.  The event is a stage adaptation by Shawn Morrison of A Poetic Boo of Negro Sermons by James Weldon Johnson.  Biblical stories art weaved into an uplifting spiritual celebration through powerful poetry, singing , dancing and art.  Museum entrance Costs $7 adults, $6 seniors and students; ages 16 and under free. 

15th Annual Flea Market at St. Thomas of Villanova Church -Goshen

02/27/2016

Route 63, Goshen, CT 06756. Phone: 860-491-2504.

The 15th Annual Flea Market will be held on February 27, 2016 from 8:30AM to 2PM in the church hall of St. Thomas of Villanova Church. 

Ansonia Nature Center Program: Create A Vision Board

02/27/2016

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

CREATE A VISION BOARD – Sat. Feb. 27, 2016 at 10 am. A vision board is a powerful tool that can shape an ideal future through the power of intention and visualization. Create a vision board and retrain your brain to start believing that you can achieve all your goals and dreams. Then, the universe will work its magic! This FREE class is for ages 12 and up. Supplies will be provided, but please feel free to bring magazines of things that interest you.

Warner Theatre Presents Disney's The Jungle Book Kids--Torrington

02/27/2016 to 02/28/2016

Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-489-7180.

The students from the Warner Theatre Center for Arts Education Young Actor Series are proud to present Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK KIDS, February 27 & 28, on the Main Stage. Performances are February 27 at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm and February 28 at 2:00 pm.The jungle is jumpin' with jazz in this exciting Disney classic! Join Mowgli, Baloo, King Louie and the gang as they swing their way through madcap adventures and thwart the ferocious tiger, Shere Kan.

The Wonder of the Cross — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

02/27/2016 to 02/27/2016

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

The Cross is a significant symbol in the Christian tradition. Besides being a reminder of the death of Jesus, it extends to everyone’s experience of death, dying, failure and loss. How can we use this symbol to find new life, accept the challenges of daily life, and ultimately experience hope? The program fee includes materials plus a copy of Pema Chodron’s book, Fail, Fail Again, Fail Better.

Presenter: Jo-Ann iannotti, OP

Fee: $65 per person (include lunch); Non-Refundable Deposit: $25

Litchfield Hills Winter Wine Trail at Miranda Vineyard

02/27/2016 to 02/28/2016

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

Prizes:
Visit all 6 Vineyards, have the back of this passport stamped and turn in your card to any of the 6 participating wineries to be entered to win one of the following prizes:

#1: TLC Limousine Vineyard/Special Event Tour: For up to Six People- Five Hour Limousine Tour

#2: Overnight Stay for 2 people at The Mary Stuart House B & B in Goshen, CT

#3: Chocolate Experience Tour at Fascia's Chocolates in Waterbury, CT

#4: Gift Certificate to Arethusa's al Tavolo Restaurant for $200

#5: Overnight stay for 2 people at Hopkins Inn, Warren CT(Valid Sunday – Thursday)

Miranda Vineyard Wine & Chocolate Pairing

02/27/2016 to 02/28/2016

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

Join us at our wine bar, have a seat in our tasting room next to the cozy fire or take to the balcony and relax during your experience with us. Chocolate and wine is the perfect match for the wine connoisseur and chocoholic. Let your personal wine tasting host introduce your taste buds to a cascade of complex flavors and profiles. This educational experience allows you to challenge your taste buds, learn how our custom made Fascia's chocolates and our traditional European wines pair together, and of course, sweeten up your day! We have even put together custom "Take Home Chocolate Pairing Kits". Take one home for your friends!! Available all day.

Landmark Community Theatre: Thomaston Opera House - Glass Menagerie

02/27/2016 to 02/27/2016

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

8 p..m. to 10:30 p.m.A drama by Tennessee Williams that centers around Tom Wingfield, an aspiring poet  who begrudgingly works in a factory to support his family which his father had abandoned. Tom’s painfully shy and crippled sister Laura has a peculiar preoccupation with a collection of glass animals that draws her away from reality. Set against the backdrop of the Depression, the family struggles together with the past, the future, and one another.

Sharon Historical Society Artist Talks!--Impressions of China with Jonathan Doster

02/28/2016

18 Main St., Sharon, CT 06069. Phone: 860-364-5688.

Please join us for the next installment of our "The Artist Talks!" series on Sunday, February 28th from 3:00 to 4:00 PM. Photographer and videographer Jonathan Doster will present a multi-media program and will discuss the work currently on display in his show titled "Impressions of China - The Land, People and Culture". The exhibit features images from a six week, 25 city tour in 2014.The event is free and light refreshments will be served. The show continues through March 4th during the SHS's regular hours.

Mattatuck Museum Hosts Figure Drawing Sessions--Waterbury

02/28/2016 to 03/20/2016

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

Figure drawing sessions will be held at 2PM on Sundays, Fe. 28 and March 20, 2016 at the Mattatuck Museum.  Led by Post University drawing and life drawing instructor and painter Sheri Schwartz, the museum will provide a nude figure model for the classes.  All level artists are invited.  Call to reigister.  Class fee $15 members, $25 non members and $10 students.