Mohawk Mountain Ski Area Football Fan Day

01/08/2017

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

8:30 am - 4 pm. We love football as much as you. Show your loyalty by wearing your team colors, join in the fun football contests on the snow, and enjoy a special tailgate menu out on the deck. Go team!.

Newtown Historical Society Newtown's Mills and Other Industries

01/09/2017

Main Street, Newtown, CT Phone: 203-426-5937.

7:30 pm at C.H. Booth Library. "Newtown's Mills and Other Industries: Why We Missed the Industrial Revolution". Early Newtown like all of its neighbors supported a wide range of mills and other support industries which supported local subsistence agriculture. By the early 20th century towns such as Bethel, Danbury, Shelton, and Bridgeport became fully industrialized cities. Newtown did not become industrialized although it had all of the necessary preconditions to do so. Dan Cruson, Newtown's Town Historian, will explain what those preconditions were and why the revolution was aborted.

Danbury Historical Society The Fabric Friends Quilting Group

01/09/2017

43 Main St., Danbury, CT Phone: 203-743-5200.

5:30 pm. The Fabric Friends meet monthly and work together to create lap-sized comfort quilts for Danbury Hospital patients. As of September 2016, they have created and donated 187 comfort quilts.

Mattatuck Museum Exhibitions - Line and Volume

01/10/2017 to 03/12/2017

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

Mindy Horn and Ann Mallory contribute to the rich tradition of ceramic art with vibrant and original expressions in clay. Their works vary in size: some are delicately small, inviting close-up inspection, while others are imposing in scale. These technically and aesthetically ambitious works are experimental in shape and dazzle in an array of glazes. Tues. - Sat 10-5, Sun 12 noon - 5.

New Year, New You!: Using Traditional Chinese Medicine to Feel Your best in 2017

01/10/2017 to 01/10/2017

243 Church Street, Naugatuck, CT 06770. Phone: (203) 729-4591. Fax: (203) 723-1820.

If you’re considering ways to become healthier in 2017 with small, but meaningful, changes in your lifestyle, diet, and/or fitness - come learn more about the body, mind, and complementary practices of the Chinese approach on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Dr. Sarah Poulin is a licensed acupuncturist and practitioner of Chinese medicine. She has a practice in Middlebury and is dedicated to providing comprehensive, thoughtful, and personalized healthcare to patients of all ages. What can traditional Chinese medicine offer you? How does it work? What conditions do the techniques treat - and what are the treatments like? Get an early start on your resolutions! Registration required. Call Whittemore Library for more information or to register- (203) 729-4591.

Sportsmen's Full Moon Snowshoe Hikes

01/12/2017

725 Bantam Road, Bantam, CT Phone: 860-567-3167.

7 pm meet at Litchfield Town Beach on Bantam Lake. Snowshoe rentals available for $10 at Sportsmen's in Litchfield. Please call to reserve in advance: 860-567-3167.

White Memorial Foundation Museum Children Free Week

01/12/2017 to 01/18/2017

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

Courtesy of Mr. and Mrs. John Morosani in Memory of Remy Edmund Morosani. Free admission to children ages twelve and under when accompanied by an adult.

Hopkins Vineyard Flannel Fridays

01/13/2017 to 01/27/2017

25 Hopkins Rd., New Preston, CT Phone: 860-868-7954.

Love flannel? Wear your favorite plaid flannel shirt on Friday's and receive ½ off a wine tasting. Jan. 13,20,27.

Haight Vineyard Get out of the House

01/13/2017

29 Chestnut Hill Road, Litchfield, CT

Friday, January 13th Paint Nite @ 6:00 PM. $20 per person for canvas, paint and instruction; wine and cheese available

Ski Sundown - Tell a Friend Tour

01/13/2017

126 Ratlum Rd, New Hartford, CT Phone: 860-379-7669.

The newschoolers.com TELL A FRIEND TOUR presented by The Ski Monster is landing at Ski Sundown!! Hit the parks with Andy Parry and friends, major prize tossouts, and PIZZA! We're switching things up a bit and making this a NIGHT EVENT! Get your bag of tricks ready! Shooting lots of photos and video that night for our annual TAFT edit.