Sherman Historical Society Special Summer Exhibit

08/03/2016 to 08/31/2016

10 Rte. 37, Sherman, CT Phone: 860-354-3083.

You are invited to visit the Northrop House to view "Our Indian Heritage" exhibit. Come learn about Princess Mauwee and her connection to the history of Sherman, view artifacts, and to take a tour of our new Buttery. Saturdays, from 1-4pm.

White Memorial Foundation Museum Children Free Week

08/03/2016 to 08/09/2016

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

Free admission to children ages twelve and under when accompanied by an adult.

Flanders Nature Center Animal Art Program

08/03/2016 to 08/24/2016

Flanders Rd., Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-3711, ext. 10, .

Accomplished wildlife artist Melody Asbury is offering art classes at Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust with the focus on learning to paint the animal of a person's choice including pets, wildlife or farm animals. The 4 class series will begin on Wednesday August 3 with classes also held on the following Wednesdays of August 10, 17, and 24. All classes will be held from 7 to 9 PM in the historic Van Vleck Studio on the corner of Flanders Road and Church Hill Road in Woodbury. The cost for the series is $100 for members or $150 for non-members.

Litchfield Summer Concert Series--2016


On The Green, Litchfield, CT 06759.

Aug. 3 , 2016– Eran Troy Danner will be on the Litchfield Green at 7PM as part of the Summer Concert Series.  Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy the music.

The Silo Cooking School @ Hunt Hill Farm A Summer Harvest Camp

08/03/2016 to 08/10/2016

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

Ages 5-12. 9-1pm Create wonderful tasty recipes from your fresh garden produce. Children will learn how to prepare healthy foods they'll love to eat and recreate at home!

Mattatuck Museum -Music @ the Matt: Claudia and Bob Hughes with the Mark Templeton Trio


144 West Main St. , Waterbury, CT Phone: (203) 753-0381 x130 .

6 pm. Returning by popular demand is local jazz singers Claudia and Bob Hughes accompanied by the Templeton trio featuring an eclectic blend of jazz standards and original songs composed by Claudia Hughes. Light food and cash bar. Members $10, non members $15.

Kent 's Annual Sidewalk Festival

08/04/2016 to 08/07/2016

Main Street, Rte. 7, Kent, CT 06757. Phone: 860-927-1463.

Kent's Summer Sale Days are to be held Thursday, August 4th through Sunday, August 7, 2016 with a full schedule of activities planned for the annual shopping festival. During the four-day event, sponsored by the Kent Chamber of Commerce, shops in downtown Kent will offer sales and discounts within the festive atmosphere of an outdoor marketplace. Everyday: Sidewalk Sales and the Library Outdoor Book Sale. St. Andrew's tag sale, Music events Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Exhibits by Kent Historical Society, Connecticut Antique Machinery Association. In addition to this, check out the estate jewelry and antiques at the north end of town, the weekly farmer's market on Saturday morning.

Imagination Nation - Ed Pop Magic Show


1 Pleasant St, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-314-1400.

3pm. You won't want to miss this magic show filled with lots of audience participation YOU are the stars of the show and YOU make the magic happen!

Danbury Italian Festival

08/05/2016 to 08/07/2016

10 Christopher Columbus Ave., Danbury, CT Phone: 203-748-9956.

5 pm. Authentic Italian Food, raffles, vendors, free parking and free admission. Live Entertainment. Bounce House and slides for kids.

Litchfield Historical Society Mini-Adventures in Sports - Lawn Games New and Old


7 South St., Litchfield, CT Phone: (860) 567-4501.

10:00am-11:30am for Age(s): Families of all ages Fee: Free for members/$5 for non-members. Race down to the Litchfield Historical Society this August for a series of mini-adventures inspired by our newest exhibit: America's Pastimes: Sports and Recreation in Litchfield. Each week will focus on a different aspect of sports history and will include games to get you moving, creative crafts to take home, and historic connections to explore! Lawn Games New and Old - Take part in all your favorite colonial lawn games and design your own game!