New Shanghai Circus

03/08/2009 to 03/09/2009

Warner Theatre 82 Main Street, Torrington, 06790. Phone: (860) 489-7180.

Sunday, March 8, 2pm

$22.50, $27.50, $29.50

Daytime Performance for students: Monday, March 9, 9:45am

$7 for all seats. One teacher or chaperone per ten students will be admitted free of charge.

An internationally-renowned troupe of more than 40 Chinese acrobats, aerialists and athletes, they have performed on Broadway and PBS. The act includes hoop diving, trapeze acts, magic, dazzling lighting, enchanting scenery and powerful music to create a dynamic and fantastic performance sure to amaze.

Newtown Historical Society Lecture --Civilian Conservation Corps.

03/09/2009 to 03/09/2009

25 Main Street- Route 25, Newtown, 06470. Phone: 203-426-5937.

On Monday, March 9, 2009 at 7:30PM in the community room of the Booth Library, 25 Main St., the Newtown Historical Society will look at those who did join the Civilian Conservation Corps, an what they did throughout Connecticut. The presentation, History, Lore and Legacy of the Civilian Conservation Camps in CT will be by Marty Podskoch. Call for further information.

Art History Lecture Series: Three Sessions!

03/11/2009 to 03/11/2009

Mattatuck Museum Arts and History Center, 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, 06702. Phone: (203) 753-0381. Fax: (203) 756-6283.

Wednesday, March 11, 2009 - 1:00-2:00pm Explore 19th Century American art and the role it played in forging our national identity in a three-session series presented by museum curator Cynthia Roznoy, Ph.D.

Session Three: The Politics of Everyday: The Production of Wealth The last quarter of the 19th century is described as The Gilded Age, an era in art that connotes a refined, elegant aesthetic.

Admission is $5 per session for members and $10 for non-members.

The Three Irish Tenors: Druid

03/12/2009 to 03/13/2009

Warner Theatre 82 Main Street, Torrington, 06790. Phone: (860) 489-7180.

Friday, March 13, 8pm

$29.50, $39.50, $50 Gold Circle Seating

Druid vibrantly captures the essence of the modern Irish spirit. Through the years, Ireland's people have spread their wings far beyond their island shores, influencing, enrapturing and changing countless individuals and societies across the globe. Druid is a salute to their Irishness and to all who have kept this core and substance alive wherever they may dwell.

Music of the Moment--Winds of Change--Studio 59

03/13/2009 to 03/13/2009

59 Barber Street, Torrington, 06790. Phone: 860-482-6801.

On Friday evening, March 13, 2009 at 7:30PM at Studio 59 Timothy Alexandre Wallace will give a solo piano concert--Winds of Change. New pricing--bonus offerings. School age children FREE. Call for reservations and further information.

Barkhamsted Historical Society Lecture

03/13/2009 to 03/13/2009

109 West River Rd., Pleasant Valley, 06063. Phone: noreen watson 860 738-1152.

The Barkhamsted Historical Society Lecture Series continues March 13,2009 @ 7:00 P.M. at the Barkhamsted Senior Center,109 West River Rd,Pleasant Valley Ct.Colebrook historian,author and cartographer Bob Grigg will discuss the history,construction and impact on town development of several local roads.Among the well known Barkhamsted Rds are the Wolcott Rd and the Old North Rd.which had significant influence on our town.Admission is free and refreshments will be served.Questions call:Noreen Watson 860 738-1152

A Day of Detox and Healing at BHAKTI-New Milford

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

155 Squash Hollow Road, New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-946-3076.

On Saturday, March 14, 2009 from 11AM to 3PM partake in a Day of Detox and Healing at Bhakti-take any or all of the following programs: Essential Oil Yoga, Kids Healthy Cooking Class, Nutrition lecture/lunch by Chef Salvatore. Call for further information, class pricing and times.

Warren Congregational Church--Roast Beef Dinner

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

4 Sackett Hill Road, Warren, Phone: 860-868-7106.

On Saturday, March 14, 2009 from 4:30PM to 7PM the Warren Congregational Church will hold a Roast Beef Dinner. Cost $5 to $12. Take out will be available. Call for further information.

Kerry Boys Irish Concert

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300. Fax: 860-350-5495.

Kicking off this year's four-part series of programs and music at Hunt Hill Farm are The Kerry Boys, one of Connecticut's favorite Irish Balladeers. The Kerry Boys are Mark James, originally from the County Kerry Ireland now a Cheshire, CT resident, and Pierce Cambell from Prospect, CT. The popular duo have performed together for over 17 years throughout the Northeast at Irish festivals, schools, pubs, and fairs and have released three CD's. They perform a humorous and high-energy show that will have you clapping and singing along! This year's line-up also includes a celebration of the timeless connection between poetry and music called Music: Poetry's Muse on June 6th. The final two programs take place in October with Alecia Adams Evans, a lyric coloratura soprano presenting, "Broadway's Leading Ladies" on Oct 3rd and Dwight Blocker Bowers, Curator of Performing Arts History at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, sharing stories and images from his and fellow Smithsonian curator Ellen Roney Hughes? forthcoming book on the Museum's puppet collection on Oct. 17th. $30 for members (all four 2009 programs - $100); $35 non-members: (all four 2009 programs - $125); children 12 and under $10.Call or visit our website to reserve tickets.

Teen Celtic Appetizers Class

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300. Fax: 860-350-5495.

Teen Celtic Appetizer Class with Cooking School Director and Chef Mary Kravec. Corned Beef and Cabbage Turnovers, Leek and Swiss Tartlets, Mini soda breads stuffed with cheddar, Mini salmon cakes with dill mustard mayo, Guinness battered onion rings with curry mayo, shamrock cookies, Lucky Charms Rice Crispies. (Full participation) Price includes Kerry Boys concert starting at 5 p.m. Call or visit our website to register. Contact Mary Kravec, Cooking School Director for more information. $60 per student.