Salisbury Forum Hosts Ralph Nader: Transforming Our Country: It's Easier Than We Think--Falls Village

03/04/2016

246 Warren Turnpike Rd., Canaan, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-5123.

Ralph Nader will present Tranforming Our Country: It's Easier Than We Think at the next Salisbury Firum on March 4, 2016 at 7:30PM at the Housatonic Valley Regional High School.  Program is free.

Warner Theatre Presents Jeff Foxowrthy & Larry The Cable Guy--Torrington

03/04/2016

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

Superstar comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy will reunite on the RFD-TV presents:We've Been Thinking Tour to bring an unforgettable night of comedy to the Warner on Friday, March 4 at 7:00 pm. During this momentous event, both comedians will deliver a laughter-packed evening of all new material before they come together on stage for an uproarious encore you won't want to miss! Check the website for ticket information

Village Center for the Arts Program: Dirty Date Night--New Milford

03/05/2016 to 03/12/2016

12 Main St., New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-354-4318.

Dirty Date Night--Friday, March 5th, & 12, 2016. Each Session Includes 2 nights on the potters wheel and 1 open studio for glazing at your leisure. (Day One: 7-10pm, Day Two: 7- 9pm). $190 per couple. Register on line or call.

Institute for American Indian Studies Holds Annual Meeting and Lecture

03/05/2016

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

MIMOSAS & MASTODONS--Annual Members Meeting & Lecture--"The Pope Mastodon: An Ice Age Odyssey" with Dr. Brian Jones & Dr. Michael Rogers--March 5, 2016 , 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. RSVP by March 3rd.

White Memorial Conservation Center Program: Winter Walk through Catlin Woods with Gerri Griswold--Litchfield

03/05/2016

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

March 5, 2016--Winter Walk through Catlin Woods with Gerri Griswold. Come out of hibernation and stretch your legs along the beautiful trails which meander through this beautiful natural area. Dress for the weather! 10:00 A.M. Meet in the A. B. Ceder Room. Free...Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses.

Church of Christ Congregational Hosts Crop & Shop (Scrapbooking)--Goshen

03/05/2016

5 Old Middle St., Goshen, CT 06756. Phone: 860-491-2793.

Crop & Shop (Scrapbooking)--Saturday, March 5th, from 11:00am to 11:00pm, Church of Christ Congregational. Join us for 12 hours of scrapbooking fun! $40.00 gets you snacks, light lunch, dinner, prizes, raffles and more! Vendors will be available from 11:00am to 3:00pm, so you can get your shopping fix in too! There will be a page layout contest, raffles...and many other exciting opportunities!

Beardsley and Memorial Library Program: Computer and Tech Device, One-on-One Help--Winsted

03/05/2016

40 Munro Place, Winsted, CT 06098. Phone: 860-379-6043.

Computer and Tech Device, One-on-One Help--Saturdays, March 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th. Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Adults, do you need basic computer and/or tech device help? During the month of March, Beardsley and Memorial Library is offering "Teens Teach Tech" one-on-one basic computer and tech device help for adults every Saturday, during the month of March. College and high school students will teach adults one-on-one basic computer skills, and/or any other tech device help needed. (iPad, Kindle, cell phone, tablet). Program is free and open to the public.

Beardsley and Memorial Library Program: Beginners Woodcarving with Mallet and Gouge and Knife Making--Winsted

03/05/2016

40 Munro Place, Winsted, CT 06098. Phone: 860-379-6043.

Beginners Woodcarving with Mallet and Gouge and Knife Making demonstration on Saturday, March 5th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Beardsley and Memorial Library with The Connecticut Woodcarvers Association, President Leo Hein. This demonstration is for beginner woodcarvers or anyone who has woodcarving and knife making questions. You must register for this event at 860-379-6043.

Ansonia Nature Center Hosts Annual Maple Festival

03/05/2016

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

ANNUAL MAPLE FESTIVAL – Sat. Mar. 5, 2016 from  8AM to 3 pm. Start with a delicious pancake breakfast with real maple syrup, sausages, juice, coffee, and tea from 8–10 am. We'll also have a maple bake sale, crafts, live animals, tree-tapping demos, and more! All proceeds benefit our critter care. Call for further information.

Plymouth Maple Festival

03/05/2016

10 Park Street, Plymouth, CT 06782. Phone: 860-921-6118.

Discover how to identify sugar maples and how to tap them to make maple syrup. Kids will get a chance to drill the holes, tap in the spouts, hang the buckets, and collect sap. Tree tapping starts at 10am. Throughout the day, watch maple syrup boiling on an outdoor fire. Sample sugar on snow and maple sugar candy. Maple baked beans and maple ham will be available for lunch while listening to live acoustic music in the Plymouth Congregational Church Fellowship Hall. Connecticut-Grown maple syrup will also be available for purchase. There will be activities for kids, including a historical scavenger hunt on the Green. Admission is free.