Winter Carnival Torrington


Riverside Ave,, Torrington, CT Phone: 860-489-2274.

1 to 4 pm. Major Besse Park. Music by Patty Adkins, carnival games, arcade games, home run challenge, hay rides,petting farm,bonfire, arts and crafts, made science fire and ice shows, a clown/balloon artist, and visit by Hartford Yard Goats Mascot. Food and free cotton candy.

Great Mountain Forest-Winter Woods Walk


201 Windrow Rd, Norfolk, CT Phone: (860)542-5422.

Winter Woods Walk led by GMF Forest Manager Jody Bronson and outdoorsman Tom Stansfield.

Mohawk Mountain Ski Area Pirate Day


46 Great Hollow Rd, Cornwall, CT Phone: 860-672-6100 .

A Mohawk Mountain tradition! Recover the pirate's bootie from hiding places all over the mountain and receive great prizes. Dress up like a pirate and get in our photo booth with your authentic garb! ARRRRRRGH!

New England Carousel Museum Adult Drawing 101


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

Erase the winter blues and join us at the New England Carousel Museum for Drawing 101, a fun and exciting introduction to drawing for adults. No prior art or drawing experience required. Lead by teaching artist and Museum Manager, Morgan Urgo this four week class will give you a jump start to art and introduce you to basic drawing foundations. Classes are held Saturdays, 10:00 AM - Noon on 11.

White Memorial Foundation Nevermore: Remembering the Dodo Bird with Gerri Griswold Film: From Billions to None: The Passenger Pigeon’s Flight to Extinction


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

The Dodo bird or Raphus Cucullatus was a flightless bird native to the island of Mauritius, near the island of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean. Its closest relatives are pigeons and doves, even though dodo birds were much larger in size. Due to aggressive human population, Dodo birds became extinct in late 17th century. Learn more about this curious creature and its tragic demise during a brief program which focuses on the Dodo in nature and art. From Billions to None recreates the breathtaking natural phenomenon of massive flocks of passenger pigeons with cutting edge CGI animation. A lovely soup luncheon will be served during the event. PLEASE BYOB AND YOUR OWN PLACE SETTING OF SOUP BOWL, PLATE, and UTENSILS. 1:00 P.M., A. B. Ceder Room, Members: $20.00 Non-members: $30.00, Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. You can register online:

Warner Met Opera Saariaho's L'Amour De Loin


68 Main Street, Torrington, CT Phone: 860-489-7180.

12:55 pm. One of the most highly praised operas of recent years, which had its premiere at the Salzburg Festival in 2000, Kaija Saariaho's yearning medieval romance L'Amour de Loin ("Love From Afar"), has its Met premiere this season. The production is by Robert Lepage, co-produced with L'Opéra de Québec, where it premiered to acclaim last summer, in collaboration with Ex Machina. Debuting Finnish conductor Susanna Mälkki leads the performance, which stars Susanna Phillips as Clémence, Eric Owens as Jaufré, and Tamara Mumford as the Pilgrim who carries messages of love between them.

Warner Theatre Presents The Who’s TOMMY -- Torrington

02/04/2017 to 02/17/2017

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

The Who's TOMMY – February 4-12, 2017: Based on the iconic 1969 rock concept album, The Who's TOMMY is an exhilarating story of hope, healing and the human spirit. The story of the pinball-playing, deaf, dumb and blind boy who triumphs over his adversities has inspired, amazed and puzzled audiences for more than 40 years. After witnessing the accidental murder of his mother's lover by his father, Tommy is traumatized into catatonia, and as the boy grows, he suffers abuse at the hands of his sadistic relatives and neighbors. As an adolescent, he's discovered to have an uncanny knack for playing pinball, and when his mother finally breaks though his catatonia, he becomes an international pinball superstar. Call for ticket information.

22nd Annual Chocolate Fest at KCS


12 Judd Avenue , Kent, CT

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm. The Kent Center School Scholarship Fund will host the 22nd Annual Chocolate Fest on Wednesday, February 8th at Kent Center School. (In the case of inclement weather, the event will take place on Thursday, February 9th. ) $5 pp.

Mattatuck Museum Exhibitions - FEBTOBERFEST


Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-753-0381.

6 pm - 9 pm. Join us for adventures in Bier & History at the 4th Annual Febtoberfest. Enjoy an array of regionally brewed beers, paired with delicious foods and music. Must be 21+ Tickets sold online.

Infinity Hall Southern Comfort Band


20 Greenwoods Rd W, Norfolk, CT Phone: 860-666-6306.

Friday February 10, 2017 @ 8PM