Art Show at Haight Brown Vineyard Abstract Artist Nancy Johnson

02/06/2016 to 02/22/2016

29 Chestnut Hill Road, Litchfield, CT Phone: (860) 567-4045.

Haight-Brown Vineyard located in Litchfield, Connecticut is proud to announce their Featured Local Artist is Lucky From Kentucky Art, paintings by Nancy Johnston and will be hosting an artist reception and exhibition on Saturday February 6, 2016 from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m. The exhibition event is free and open to the public.

Beardsley and Memorial Library Program: Chainsaw Safety and Maintenance Class

02/06/2016

40 Munro Place, Winsted, CT 06098. Phone: 860-379-6043.

Chainsaw Safety and Maintenance Class--Date: Saturday, February 6, 2016. Time: 10:00 a.m. Know your saw! Learn Chainsaw Safety and Maintenance from a professional on Saturday, February 6, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at the Barkhamsted Town Garage, Community Room (33 New Hartford Road), Route 44, Barkhamsted, CT. Scott Goff of Goff's Equipment Service will present this important chainsaw safety and maintenance class. Anyone who uses or maintains a chainsaw should attend this class. The chainsaw is an amazingly powerful tool. Call to register.,

Ski Sundown - RAIL JAM WITH COLORADO SKI SHOP!

02/06/2016

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

1 pm - 3 pm. Colorado Ski Shop is back again for another awesome rail jam! Test your skills on multiple features, win swag, have fun! Ages/Categories: -Skiers ages 14 and under -Snowboarders ages 14 and under -Skiers ages 15+ -Snowboarders ages 15+ Open jam format. Prizes awarded throughout the first hour and a half. Top 3 in each category announced, two chances to impress the judges, best trick in each category wins top prizes. All prizes donated by Colorado Ski Shop. Helmet and signed waiver, season pass or lift ticket required, $5 registration fee. Registration from 10:00AM -Noon in the lodge. Click here for waiver form.

10th Annual Puppetry Festival at Washington Montessori School--New Preston

02/06/2016 to 02/20/2016

240 Litchfield Turnpike, New Preston, CT 06777. Phone: 860-868-0551.

For three consecutive Saturdays in Feb on the 6, 13 and 20th from 10:30 a.m. - 12 noon the Washington Montessori School in New Preston will host its 10th Annual Puppetry Festival. This year the Theme is  Wizard of Oz.  

Annual Bristol Chocolate Expo & Craft Show

02/06/2016

42 Century Drive, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-589-7766.

Noon to 4 p.m. at Doubletree Hotel by Hilton in Bristol. The event features small businesses in Connecticut offering chocolate-themed products, from chocolate jams to bracelets with chocolate images. There is also a take a cake contest and raffle from noon to 3 pm.

White Memorial Conservation Center Hosts Ice Skating on Beaver Pond--Litchfield

02/06/2016

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

February 6, 2016--Ice Skating on Beaver Pond. Pack your blades and head out to the beautiful Five Ponds trails for an afternoon of old fashioned ice skating! Bring your own mug for hot chocolate. Gerri will find something to feed you as a treat for braving the elements! 1:00 P.M. Meet at the trailhead parking area at the intersections of Routes 63 / 61. FREE...Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses.

Warner Theatre Presents Rock of Ages-Torrington

02/06/2016 to 02/14/2016

68 Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-489-7180.

Warner Theatre Stage Company presents ROCK OF AGES – February 6-14, 2016: It's the tail end of the big, bad 1980's in Hollywood, and the party has been raging hard. Set in L.A.'s infamous Sunset Strip in 1987, ROCK OF AGES tells the story of Drew, a boy from South Detroit and Sherrie, a small-town girl, both in L.A. to chase their dreams of making it big and falling in love. ROCK OF AGES takes you back to the times of big bands with big egos playing big guitar solos and sporting even bigger hair! Only the music of hit bands Styx, Journey, Bon Jovi, Whitesnake and more hold the answer. Cheeck the website for ticket information.

Super Bowl Sunday BINGO

02/07/2016

510 West Street, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411.

1 - 5 pm. Join us for Super Bowl Sunday BINGO to benefit the New England Carousel Museum at St. Stan's Church hall, 510 West Street, Bristol, CT. The bingo is scheduled as a pre-game event, ending in time to watch the Super Bowl football game. The doors at St. Stan's Church Hall will open at 1:00 P.M., and the first bingo game will start at 2:15 P.M. 22 games will be played, with a total payout of $1,225.00. Packages will be sold for $20.00 at the door. Packages include: the entry fee and the paper package and paper specials for $10.00; two specials, purple and blue, with four strips at $1 each for $8.00 a package; and four quickies at 50 cents each for $2.00 a package. Additional specials and quickies may be purchased. Come early and get your favorite seat, purchase lunch prepared by our volunteer group and enjoy free coffee. Door prizes will also be awarded.

Interlaken Inn Hosts A orld of Thanks--Game-Day Celebration--Lakeville

02/07/2016

74 Interlaken Rd., Lakeville, CT 06039. Phone: 860-435-9878.

Interlaken Inn will host A World of Thanks, a game-day celebration to benefit the Salisbury Volunteer Ambulance Service from 3 o 7 PM on Sunday, February 7, 2016.  The $29 entry ticket entitles guest to sample 4 oz. tasters of 12 different beers from around the world, complimentary foods, chili, chocolate fountain with pretzels and marshmallows.  Super Bowl Game on the Interlaken's 18 foot TV screen. 

Oxford Historical Socieety Presents Abraham Lincoln Lecture

02/07/2016

60 Towner Lane, Oxford, CT 06478. Phone: 203-888-0230.

The Oxford Historical Society will present an illustrated lecture by Charles Rippel on the life of Abraham Lincoln on Sunday, February 7, at 2 p.m. This event will be held at the Twitchell-Rowland Homestead Museum at 60 Towner Lane in Oxford. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. The talk will focus on Lincoln as a whole person, covering his early family life, the five women in his background, his years as a lawyer, his married life and his children, his presidency and his role as Commander in Chief during the Civil War.