Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Day Long Workshop

12/27/2016

258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5419.

A Day-Long Workshop for Grades 1 through 3. 10 am to 4 pm. Drop off: 9 to 10 am. Programming: 10 am to 4 pm
Pick up: 4 to 5 pm. $75; $65 members. Turn a vacation day into a creative one! Explore all the different ways to press, push, and print masterpieces filled with colors, patterns, and textures. Work alongside Camp Aldrich artist Erika Rohde and Museum Educator Anabel Siegal to create two-dimensional works of art. Together, everyone will make a series of innovative and creative prints! Students should bring a water bottle and nut-free lunch and snack.

White Memorial Foundation Museum Wild & Wacky Winter Camp – Grades 1 - 6

12/28/2016 to 12/30/2016

80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

Kids, are you looking for a great way to spend your holiday break? Why not spend it in the classroom – the OUTDOOR classroom that is! Nature has so much to offer in the winter! So, grab your coat, boots, and hat and let's explore the wild and wacky wildlife of winter! Snack and drink will warm us up between adventures. Parents are welcome to stay, but it is not necessary. Meet in the A.B. Ceder Room. Grades 1-3: 9:30am-12:30pm, Grades 4-6: 1:30-4:30pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 860-567-0857 or visit whitememorialcc.org → Education → Public Programs for Children to register. Space is limited! Members: $20/child per session or $55/all 3 sessions, Non-Members: $30/child per session or $85/all 3 sessions

The Silo Hunt Hill Farm - Nuevo Italiano

12/28/2016

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

6 pm - 9 pm. Instructor: Bill Cosgrove. MENU: Basil, pumpkin crespelle (crepe), with spicy shrimp and acacia honey, Grilled vegetable goat cheese lasagne, Duck breast scalopinne saltimbocca, Sweet polenta cake with lavender Crema pasticciera (custard)

The Silo Hunt Hill Farm - Asian Delights-Celebrating Chinese New

12/28/2016

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

11:00-2:00pm. $85.00 Learn the delicious secrets of Asian Cooking with Chef Suchada Palmer at this Chinese New Year Party. MENU: Crab Rangoon, Chicken Satay dip with peanut sauce, Coconut soup, Green curry Seafood with Thai basil, Drunken beef noodle, Spicy corn cakes, Banana Spring Roll dip with Honey

Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Afternoon Studios

12/29/2016

258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5419.

Future Fabrications. Thursday, December 29, 2016, 2 pm to 4 pm. Families with children of all ages are invited!. Free for members or with Museum admission

New England Carousel Museum New Year's Eve Party

12/29/2016

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

7:00 PM - 12:30 AM Ring in the New Year at the New England Carousel Museum! The museum will be hosting its annual New Year's Eve Party on Saturday, December 31st. Come enjoy a delicious buffet dinner and dance the night away to live music by the Chaparrals. The event begins and 7 PM and ends at 12:30 AM after we say goodbye to 2016 and hello to 2017. Bring your favorite beverage to celebrate and partake in a midnight toast. Noise makers, hats and streamers will be distributed to attendees for this celebration. Tickets are $40.00 per person and tables of 8 may be reserved in advance. For more information or to make a reservation call the museum at 860-585-5411.

Holiday Ski Jump Camp

12/30/2016 to 12/31/2016

80 Indian Cave Rd, Salisbury, CT

Salisbury Winter Sports Association (SWSA) will hold its annual junior jump camp Friday, Dec. 30th and Saturday, Dec. 31st , 2016, from 9am to 3pm at Satre Hill in Salisbury. Boys and girls ages 7 and older are eligible, and no experience is required. The fee for the 2-day clinic is $40 per person which includes a T-shirt, lunches and instruction for both days. Attendees must bring their own downhill ski equipment including helmets. To pre-register. or for more information, call Ken Barker at 1 (860) 806-0471 or email at kennethsbarker@gmail.com.

Gunn Historical Museum's 9th Annual New Years Tea Party

12/31/2016

5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-7756..

11 am to 1 pm. Ring in the New Year with an old-fashioned tea hosted by the Gunn Historical Museum in the Wykeham Room of the Gunn Library.

White Memorial Foundation Museum 4th Annual Winter Walk Along the Lake and Butternut Brook Trails with Marlow Shami

12/31/2016

80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

We love traditions! Join Marlow as she leads you to the observation platform overlooking Connecticut's largest natural lake, Bantam! View the relics of what was once one of New England's largest Ice Houses. The relics are fascinating, so too the history. Pass by the slow moving Butternut Brook. Enjoy a landscape filled with the sounds of dry beach tree leafs fluttering, old stone walls traverse the forest, admire a stunning multi-trunked oak, tiptoe by a tiny princess fern colony. Indulge yourself in the sights, scents, and sounds of winter. Take in nature's restorative powers! 10 A.M., Meet in front of the A.B. Ceder Room. FREE...Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses.

Scoville Library Kid’s New Year’s Eve Party

12/31/2016

38 Main St., Salisbury, CT Phone: 860.435.2838 .

11 am.  Kid's New Year's Eve Party We will count down to the New Year exactly 12 hours before 2017 begins. Food and drink, arts and crafts, bells and whistles. Meets in Wardell Room