Discerning God's Will in My Life -- Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

01/10/2009 to 01/10/2009

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

Come join us for a day of prayer centered on the art of discernment. We will reflect on the need for prayer, methods of discernment and the role that spiritual direction plays in the discernment process. Facilitator: Marguerite Janelle, Pastoral Associate and Spiritual Director. Saturday, 9:30am-3:30pm. Fee: $35 (includes lunch). Bring a friend for $6 payable with registration.

Hitting Marathon--CT Section PGA Golf Foundation-

01/16/2009 to 01/17/2009

522 Spielman Highway/Route 4, Burlington, 06013. Phone: 860-675-7320.

On Friday, January 16, 2009-12 Midnight to Saturday, January 17, 2009 12 Midnight join the Hitting Marathon to benefit CT Section-PGA Gold Foundation at the Burlington Golf Center, home of the New England School of Golf. Winter Indoor Golf. Everyone is welcome. Have fun while supporting a great cause. Please call 860-675-7320 or email: info@burlingtongolfcenter.com to serve your time or just stop in.

Film Festival

01/17/2009 to 01/17/2009

38 Curtis Road, Washington, 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.

For thousands of years, Native Americans have known the secrets of a healthy life through traditional healing methods. In Native American Healing in the 21st Century, a comprehensive look is taken at these same plants and herbs that are playing an ever increasingly- important role in natural remedies and solutions today.

2:00 pm show time. Film length: 40 minutes. (Included in regular museum admission)

Soothe the Soul Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

01/17/2009 to 01/17/2009

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

Start the new year with a rejuvenated mind and body. This workshop will include a yoga practice appropriate for all levels and a guided relaxation. Please bring a blanket or mat. Saturday, 9:30 am-12 noon Fee: $15. Bring a friend for $6 payable with registration. Program to be led by Suzanne Kukolla, certified Hatha Yoga instructor.

Haight-Brown Vineyard /Scent and Sensibility Event

01/17/2009 to 01/18/2009

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-4045.

On Saturday, January 17, 2008 and Sunday, January 18th at 3PM Haight Brown Winery will hold a Scent and Sensibility Event. $15 per person. Registration and further information available on the website or call.

Ice Fishing Derby at Mt. Tom Pond

01/18/2009 to 01/18/2009

Mt. Tom Pond, New Preston, 06777. Phone: 203-788-6142 or 845-598-2911.

Ousatonic Fish and Game Protective Association, Inc. will sponsor an Ice Fishing Derby to be held at Mt. Tom Pond. Registration begins at 7AM at the State Park on Sunday, January 18, 2009. The start time of the Derby is 8AM. The Derby closes at 1PM. Entry fee $25 at the event or you may mail in your application and save $5 if received by January 15, 2009. Application and additional information is available by calling the club at 203-788-6142 or 845-598-2911. There will be a tagged fish worth $1500. Other generous cash prizes for the largest Trout, Bass and Pickerel will be awarded. A Game lunch will be included free with your entry fee.

Exhibit Opening Reception

01/18/2009 to 01/18/2009

38 Curtis Road, Washington, 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.

Join Gerry Bryon and Jo Anne Russo and IAIS staff on Sunday, January 18, 2009 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm for a reception opening the new exhibit Made of Thunder, Made of Glass; American Indian Beadwork of the Northeast� showcasing early 19th century beadwork of New England Native Americans.

Live Broadcast of Presidential Inauguration

01/20/2009 to 01/20/2009

144 West Main Street, Waterbury, 06702. Phone: 203-753-0381 ext 10. Fax: 203-756-6283.

Live big screen viewing of the inauguration of Barack H. Obama as the nation�s 44th President. This event, co-hosted with several local and state organizations, brings together our families, friends and neighbors to witness and celebrate a historic event! Festivities begin at 10:30 with a brief program that precedes the broadcast of the oaths of office, starting at 11:30 am. Admission is free.

Creative Myths and Monsters Marie Louise Trichet Gallery at Wisdom House

01/24/2009 to 01/24/2009

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

Special presentation by Julia Cameron who is most famous for her book, The Artist's Way. She also has written many other non-fiction works, short stories, and essays as well as novels, plays, musicals, and screenplays. Saturday, 1:30 - 2 pm preceding the opening of the 15th Anniversary Retrospective Show #1 between 2 - 4 pm.

Haight-Brown Vineyard /Nouveau Foch Celebration

01/24/2009 to 01/25/2009

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-4045.

On Saturday, January 24, 2008 and Sunday, January 25th at 3PM come celebrate our new wine with a gala of winter festivities. Call for further information.