Southbury Concert Series

06/22/2017

775 Main Street South, Southbury, CT

6-8 pm. The Doug Jones Group Concert at the Gazebo. Free and Open to the Public.

Infinity Hall JON CLEARY & BAND

06/22/2017

20 Greenwoods Rd West, Norfolk, CT Phone: 866-666-6306.

8 pm. The Funk is re-entering the Norfolk atmosphere this June. New Orleans Funk Master John Cleary and his band are coming in hot! Some old school funky beats and R&B – this is one you can't miss. Grab your pair of tickets and come join us as we get down to some funky beats for a night of serious Funk and Soul!

Oliver Wolcott Library A Conversation with Author David Leite

06/22/2017

160 South St., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-8030.

7-8 pm. Notes on a Banana: A Memoir of Food, Love & Manic Depression. Notes on a Banana has been described as a candid, courageous, and at times laugh-out-loud funny story of family, food, mental illness, and sexual identity. David Leite is a food writer, cookbook author, and web publisher. In 2006, he had the distinction of being the first winner of a James Beard Award for a website, a feat he repeated in 2007. His writing has appeared in the New York Times, Martha Stewart Living, Saveur, Bon Appétit, Food & Wine, Pastry, Men's Health, the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Sun-Times, and the Washington Post. He has also appeared on Beat Bobby Flay and The Today Show.

Ridgefield Playhouse The Marshall Tucker Band

06/22/2017

80 E Ridge Road, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5795.

8 pm. SPECIAL GUEST: Stolen Rhodes The Marshall Tucker Band has been one of the greatest Southern rock bands of all time, changing the sound of 70's music with hits "Heard it in a Love Song," "Can't you see" and "Fire on the Mountain" and more!

New Morning Market’s Annual Ice Cream Social

06/23/2017

129 Main Street North , Woodbury, CT Phone: (203) 263-0673 .

New Morning Market's Annual Ice Cream Social is growing! COOK OUT FOR A CAUSE! Eat ice cream, burgers and hot dogs at their 18th Annual Ice Cream Social Benefit for Safe Haven Shelter for victims of domestic abuse. Incredibly delicious ice cream sundaes (vegan & dairy free options too) with toppings galore for a $5.00 donation. 100% goes to Safe Haven! Bring your appetite because they'll also be grilling up grass fed burgers and hot dogs with a side of delicious organic baked beans! All proceeds also go to Safe Haven

Infinity Hall AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER WITH SPECIAL GUEST FAST ROMANTICS

06/23/2017

20 Greenwoods Rd West, Norfolk, CT Phone: 866-666-6306.

8 pm. You know their hit song "The House", winners of multiple Indie Rock awards, and all around high energy and fun musicians – Air Traffic Controller – is coming to Infinity Hall Norfolk. Joining them is Fast Romantics, which is another incredible Indie Rock band. Check out the video on these guys! Here comes a taste of some new music so let's give them a big welcome as they make their debut here at Infinity Hall. Grab a pair of tickets and come for a fun hang at the venue with us this June!

New Morning Stores Annual Ice Cream Social

06/23/2017

129 Main St. North, Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-0673.

4 -7pm. Bring your family, bring your friends – come to New Morning Market to support this great cause! 100% of your $5.00 donation goes to benefit Safe Haven Shelter for victims of domestic violence. Build your own delicious ice cream sundaes with an array of scrumptious toppings! Come hang out & eat ice cream for a cause. We will be accepting donations on behalf of Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury. The shelter is in need of baby wipes, diapers, baby food as well as pantry stuffs, personal care items, toiletries, new clothing and cleaning supplies. The shelter always needs grocery gift cards, phone cards and journals. If you are donating any of these items, please leave them at our customer service desk. Thank you neighbors and community members for your generosity!

Scoville Memorial Library Fourth Friday Film Series

06/23/2017

38 Main St, Salisbury, CT Phone: 860-435-2838.

1 pm. "Letters from Baghdad" is a documentary which tells the extraordinary and dramatic story of Gertrude Bell, the most powerful woman in the British Empire in her day. She shaped the modern Middle East after World War I in ways that still reverberate today. More influential than her friend and colleague Lawrence of Arabia, Bell helped draw the borders of Iraq and established the Iraq Museum. Narrated by Academy Award winning actress Tilden Swinton, "Letters from Baghdad" takes us into a past that is eerily current.

Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum A Workshop: Swing, String, Suspend

06/23/2017

258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-4519.

10 am to 11:30 am ages 4 to 8 with an adult; $15 per adult and child pair;, $12 members Registration encouraged
Experiment with movement and materials by making mixed-media mobiles, inspired by the gracefully suspended works of artist Beth Campbell. Learn different ways to design and carefully balance three-dimensional sculptures that hang from above.

Ansonia Nature Center NIGHT HIKE: Strawberry Moon

06/23/2017

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

7 pm Native American tribes traditionally kept track of the seasons by giving distinctive names to each recurring full moon. The name of this moon, given because strawberries are harvested in June, was universal to all Algonquin tribes. However, in Europe they called it the Rose Moon. Wear appropriate footwear. For all ages (children must be accompanied by an adult). FEE: $1.00.