Introduction to Islam--Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

02/09/2008 to 02/09/2008

229 E. Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, 06759. Phone: (860)567-3163.

Islam is the religion that makes headline news almost every day. This program will explore the history, theology, ethics, and spirituality of the second largest world religion. It will also give participants an opportunity to ask, meet and engage in conversation with a Muslim chaplain. Presenter: Sohaib N. Sultan, author and chaplain at Trinity College, Hartford and Wesleyan University, Middletown. Saturday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm. Donation: $35 (includes lunch) Scholarships available.

Disney Day at Mohawk Mtn. Ski Area-Cornwall

02/09/2008 to 02/09/2008

46 Great Hollow Rd., off Rte. 4, Cornwall, 06753. Phone: 800-895-5222 860-672-6100.

On Saturday, February 9.2008 Mohawk Mtn. Ski Area will hold a Disney Day. Come play at Mohawk Mtn. on the porch. Ski or board and get prizes and play games with Radio Disney AM 1550. Further information call: 860-672-6100.

6th Annual Winterfest Tarrywile Park and Mansion -Danbury

02/09/2008 to 02/09/2008

70 Southern Blvd., Danbury, 06810. Phone: 203 794-1043.

Come join us at the Park from 10 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. for Winterfest 2008. Early plans include snowshoe and cross country skiing demos, guided hikes and the 3rd Annual Fruitcake Toss. Bring the whole family for a day of winter fun. call the park office at (203)744-3130.

A Romantic Menu to Fall in Love With - The Silo

02/10/2008 to 02/10/2008

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, 067776. Phone: 860-355-0300.

The Silo Cooking School at The Silo. from 11 -2 p.m. $90., or two students for $170. Registration recommended.

5th Annual Ice Fishing Derby

02/10/2008 to 02/10/2008

Phone: 860-283-8390.

Bantam Lake, Bantam, CT 06750. (203) 592-4064 or (860) 283-8390. The derby will be held at the South Bay on Bantam Lake in Morris. Cash Prizes. The entry fee is $20. Registration begins 6:30 a.m. at the Morris Town Beach, located on East Shore Rd. Parking is available at the state boat launch and the town beach. 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (always 2nd Sun.)

Litchfield Hills Archaeology Club Lecture Series

02/10/2008 to 02/10/2008

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

�Vampires in New England: The Archaeological Evidence� presented by Dr. Nicholas Bellantoni, Connecticut State Archaeologist. Come learn about the beliefs in vampires that once prevailed among 18th century New Englanders and the archaeological proof for its existence in Connecticut

Sunday, February 10, 2008 at 6:30 pm. Fee: Free to Club Members / $5 General Public

Singing Valentines by Barbershop Quartet

02/13/2008 to 02/14/2008

Phone: 203-438-8154.

For those who'd like to make a statement on Valentine's Day, in an old-fashioned, romantic way, members of the Barbershop Harmony Society will be providing Singing Valentines on Feb. 13, 4 - 9 p.m., and Feb. 14, 9a.m. - 9 p.m. A tuxedo-clad quartet will arrive at the chosen location to sing a song or two and present a red rose and a card. For more information, call 203-438-8154.

You Are Invited to a Tea Party at the Gunn Museum on Valentines Days.

02/14/2008 to 02/14/2008

5 Wykeham Road,, Washington, 06794. Phone: 860-868-7756.

On Valentine's Day, Thursday February 14th, the Gunn Historical Museum will host a tea party in the museum from 2-4pm. The event is free and open to the public. Visitors will have the opportunity to view the new display of dolls and socialize. Guests are asked to bring their own tea cups, refreshments will be provided. Please call the museum for more information.

Be Our Special Valentine at Litchfield Doll Shoppe

02/14/2008 to 02/17/2008

387 Torrington Rd., Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-5402.

1 p.m. to 3 p.m. "Sweetheart Sale" on Dolls! A valentine dress for their doll or teddy bear. A Gift from Susan Wakeen.

Comic Valentine - Seven Angels Theatre - Waterbury

02/14/2008 to 02/14/2008

Hamilton Park Pavillion, Plank Rd., Waterbury, 06706. Phone: 203-757-4676.

Four great comedians with Complimentary Champagne. All seats just $30 and $25 for subscribers!