3rd Annual Timex 5K, Fun Run and Walk - Middlebury

09/04/2014

55 Christian Rd., Middlebury, CT Phone: (860)499-0569.

On Thursday 5 p.m. This event is designed to be fun for walkers and runners alike to enjoy. We encourage everyone at Timex Group to come out for a fun event to promote health and fitness. The Culture Committee is covering all fees involved in the race. This year’s top prize for the first place overall male and female winners will be a $100 donation to the charity of your choosing.  The race will start at the entrance to the Timex Group building.  The race will be timed by utilizing the state of the art MYLAPS BibTag technology. The first 150 participants to sign up will receive a water bottle and a tech t-shirt at the finish line.  Pizza and refreshments will also be served following the event. For more information visit the website.

Village Center for the Arts - Paper Marbling Workshops with Special Guest John C. Bielik

09/05/2014 to 09/07/2014

12 Main Street, New Milford, CT Phone: 860.354.4318.

Join us for a Very  Special Weekend! Come one come all as we present an amazing weekend of Paper Marbling workshops for all ages & lectures with demonstrations with award winning artisan John Bielik. John C. Bielik is a itinerant artisan, instructor, and living history interpreter. Village Center for the Arts is proud to have Mr. Bielik join us for a day of creating, exploring and learning!

Village Center for the Arts - Tween Night

09/05/2014

12 Main Street, New Milford, CT Phone: 860.354.4318.

Village Center for the Arts will be hosting a very extra special Tween Night Sept 5th! Featuring renowned historian and award winning artisan, John Bielik! & of course Pizza & Make your own ice cream sundaes!

Village Center for the Arts - Paper Marbling Workshops

09/05/2014 to 09/07/2014

12 Main Street, New Milford, CT Phone: 860.354.4318.

Come one come all as we present an amazing weekend of Paper Marbling workshops and lectures with award winning artisan John Bielik. Join us for a wonderful weekend of instruction & creation. On Fri. Sept. 5th - Tween Night - $40 for ages 10 - 13 only Saturday Sept. 6th: 10 am - 2 pm - Kids ages 8 plus  $60 6 pm - 10 pm - Adults  $75 per person or $125 per couple. Sunday Sept 7th: Family lecture and demonstrations. For More information visit the website.

 

Ridgefield Theater Barn Presents Stop Kiss

09/05/2014 to 09/27/2014

37 Halpin Lane, Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-431-9850.

This surprising play, told out of chronological order, delves into how relationships are explored, formed, and even ended. It's an unexpected love story, with unintended consequences. "A poignant and funny play about the ways, both sudden and slow, that lives can change irrevocably," says Variety. September 5 - 27, 2014--Friday and Saturday evenings at 8 pm--Sunday matinees on September 14 & 21 at 5 pm. Tickets: Adults $24--Seniors (62) & Students $20.  Check the website for further information.

133rd Reunion Dinner of the Crocodile Club

09/05/2014

822 Lake Ave, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411.

12 noon in the ballroom of Lake Compounce. The New England Carousel Museum, a non-profit treasure in the Connecticut community, will be your host for this always fun event. The Crocodile Club will celebrate its 133rd reunion dinner with its unique gathering of individuals who put aside their political differences and join together to celebrate the long standing tradition started by the Norton family in 1875. As usual, the festivities will begin with the social hour at noon (when crocodile tears are shed.) The doors will open at 11:30 am, with transportation available from the parking lot to the ballroom. A cash bar will be available from 12:00 noon in the ballroom. The traditional dinner of lamb and fried corn with all the trimmings, first served in 1875, will commence promptly at 1:00 pm. During dinner, a lively and interesting program with guest speakers will follow. Remember, good speeches and bad jokes are limited to three minutes per person, and NO serious political speeches are allowed. Make payment to Crocodile Club, and send to 95 Riverside Avenue, Bristol, CT 06010 860-585-5411. Payment required at time of registration. Price at the door will be $55.00 subject to availability of space and food. Transportation will be provided from the parking lot to the ballroom.

Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center Program: Nature's Child

09/05/2014

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

NATURE'S CHILD: Incredible Insects – Fri. Sept. 5, 10:30 am. Join naturalist Wendy to discover the critters who live in our park's beautiful yellow flowers. You'll be amazed to find how many tiny creatures live on our goldenrod. TUITION: $6.00 per family ($4.00 for Ansonia residents or current FANCI members).  Please register in advance.

Pratt Nature Center - Full Moon Hike

09/05/2014

163 Paper Mill Rd., Off Rte. 202, New Milford, CT Phone: 860-355-3137.

September 5, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Hike the lower fields by the light of the full moon then warm up by the campfire with marshmallows. (bring flashlight) FREE.

Town Players of Newtown - An Inspector Calls By J. B. Priestly

09/05/2014 to 09/27/2014

18 Orchard Hill Rd., Newtown, CT Phone: 203-270-9144.

Performance Dates: Fridays & Saturdays September 5 – 27. Matinees Sunday September 14 & 21 at 2 PM Directed By Gene Golaszewski.  One night in 1912, the well-to-do Birling family is visited by Inspector Goole, who questions them about their roles in the suicide of a young working-class woman. Visit the website for more information.

Town Players of Newtown Presents An Inspector Calls

09/05/2014 to 09/21/2014

18 Orchard Hill Rd., Newtown, CT 06470. Phone: 203-270-9144.

Town Players of Newtown Presents An Inspector Calls By J. B. Priestly Performance Dates: Fridays & Saturdays September 5 – 27
Matinees Sunday September 14 & 21 at 2 PM. Directed By Gene GolaszewskiOne night in 1912, the well-to-do Birling family is visited by Inspector Goole, who questions them about their roles in the suicide of a young working-class woman. Check the website for further information.