Crop Walk in Litchfield


On The Green, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-201-6192.

On November 1, 2015 from 11:30AM to 12:45PM come to Litchfield and register for the Crop Walk for Hunger.  Starting Point:  First Congregational Church, On The Green.  Pizza lunch provided. 

Harwinton Historical Society - Program on the Vietnam War


Harwinton Town Hall, 100 Bentley Drive, Harwinton, CT Phone: 860-482-7978.

History Professor and Harwinton resident Dr. Holly Richards will lead a program on the Vietnam War on Sunday, Nov. 1, beginning at 2 p.m. at the Harwinton Library, Bentley Drive off Route 118. The Vietnam War was a long and costly armed conflict where more than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed. There is no charge for the program, but donations are gratefully accepted.

Institute for American Indian Studies Hosts Rising Generatons--Washington, CT


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

Rising Generations--Sunday, November 1, 12 Noon - 4:30 p.m.. Join us in a cultural exchange and meet-up of talented young professionals, entrepreneurs, and artists who share in Native American heritage, kicking off November's Native American Heritage Month!

Waterbury Symphony Orchestra Presents : A Little Night Music


750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708. Phone: 203-574-4283.

A Little Night Music--Nov. 1, 2015 | 3 PM--NVCC Fine Arts Center, Waterbury. Day melts into night and music is in the air, as Tenor Nicholas Phan sings of lengthening shadows and still summer evenings.  Check the website for ticket information.

Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust OfferTwo November Workshops for Kids--Woodbury

11/03/2015 to 11/11/2015

Flanders Rd., Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-3711.

Students in grades kindergarten through fifth while out of school on Tuesday, November 3rd for Election Day , are invited to experience a "Flanders Outdoor Adventure"! They will enjoy a full day of fun exploring the Flanders trails, forest, pond and fields looking for tracks and signs of what animals are doing to get ready for winter. Stories, hiking, art projects and games are all part of the fun! Then on Veteran's Day, Wednesday, November 11th , all area students in grades kindergarten through 5th are welcomed to attend a "Nature Safari" where they will be hiking the trails to discover the amazing wildlife at Flanders learning facts, stories and the history of animals getting ready for the long winter months.The student workshops will be held both days at the Flanders Trail House on Church Hill Road from 9AM to 3PM. The cost for each workshop is $35 for Flanders members and $45 for nonmembers. Before and after care also available at $7 /hour.

White Memorial Conservation Center Program: Hiking & Healthful Eating with Gerri Griswold--Litchfield


Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06790. Phone: 860-567-0857.

On November 4, 2015 at 6PM at White Memorial Conservation Center Gerri Griswold will offer a hike and healthful eating program.  Member $15; Non -Members $25.  Take a brisk walk and tuck into a delicious, heatlhful and easy to prepare meal.  Space is limited to 20.  Call to register.

From Wisdom's Table: Brunch in a Muffin Tin — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

11/04/2015 to 11/04/2015

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

The classic muffin tin becomes the

container from which you can cook

and serve a new kind of brunch! That

which has given us the “side dish”,

comes front and center holding all

you’ll need for a delicious brunch. In

this demonstration by Wisdom

House’s head chef, Margaret Jacobs,

you will sample entrees which will

include prosciutto and tomato frittata,

parmesan hash browns and gruyere

black pepper popovers. Recipes will

be given. Libations will flow.

Fee: $25

Gunn Memorial Library Program: Brass Valley: The Fall of an American Industry--Washington, CT


5 Wykeham Rd., Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7586.

Brass Valley: The Fall of An American Industry--Thursday, November 5, 6:30pm in the Wykeham Room. Local Author & Photographer Emery (Ted) Roth II will deliver a discussion and visual presentation on his recently-released book. Brass Valley is an ode to Connecticut's Naugatuck River Valley, featuring vibrant photos and moving poetry highlighting the region's legendary industrial history and legacy. Roth's new book was photographed over the course of four years.

Southwind Farms New England Holiday Tour

11/05/2015 to 12/06/2015

223 Morris Town Line Road , Watertown, CT Phone: 860-274-9001.

NEW ENGLAND HOLIDAY TOUR - Start your holiday shopping early. Buy unique alpaca yarns and products without the hassle of mall crowds. Hours: 10am-4pm ***ALPACA STORE will be open by APPOINTMENT until Dec. 24th for last minute shopping.

New Preston Women's Club Hosts Annual Holiday Bazaar


27 Church St., New Preston, CT 06777.

On Friday, November 6, 2015 from 6 to 8:L30PM the New Preston Women's Club will host its annual Holiday Bazaar at the Community House.  Several local vendors will be offering their gift ideas.  All are welcome.