Ridgefield Playhouse Presents Goden Dragon Acrobats

03/03/2014

80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-438-5795.


Golden Dragon Acrobats--Mon, 03/03/2014 - 10:00am--All Ages. The Golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of a time honored tradition that began more than twenty-five centuries ago. The Golden Dragons are recognized throughout the United States and abroad as the premiere Chinese acrobatic touring company of today. The reputation of the company is solidly rooted in a commitment to the highest of production values and an attention to artistic details that is unparalleled in the art form. World renowned impresario Danny Chang and choreographer Angela Chang combine award-winning acrobatics, traditional dance, spectacular costumes, ancient and contemporary music and theatrical techniques to present a show of breathtaking skill and spellbinding beauty.

Oliver Wolcott Library Program: Norman Rockwell's Four Freedoms and the World War II Era with Tom Daly--Litchfield

03/05/2014

160 South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8030.

Join Tom Daly, Curator of Education for the Norman Rockwell Museum, as he offers unique insights into this much studied part of history.  Daly will present an illustrated talk that will take a closer look at many well-known images created by Rockwell during World War II.  Space is limited.  Registration is required. 

Palace Theater Presents Sister Act--Waterbury

03/06/2014 to 03/07/2014

100 East Main St., Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 203-346-2000.

Sister Act -- 03/6/15 at 8:00 PM , 03/7/15 at 2:00 PM , 03/7/15 at 8:00 PM. SISTER ACT is Broadway's feel-amazing musical comedy smash! The New York Post calls it "RIDICULOUSLY FUN," and audiences are jumping to their feet in total agreement! Featuring original music by 8-time Oscar® winner ALAN MENKEN (Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Little Shop of Horrors), SISTER ACT tells the story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look—a convent! Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. Cheeck the website for further information.

Mattatuck Museum - First Thursday: Julian Toha

03/06/2014

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

Thursday, March 6, 2014, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Members $20, Non-members $30.Known for his passionate performances and revolutionary concert design, Multimedia Performance Artist and Contemporary Pianist Julian Toha has emerged as one of the industry's leading innovators. Composed of over 45 concerts and engagements from Miami to New York City, Toha's 8 week Infinite Potential Tour 2012 showcased an original 3D film, marking the first-ever use of 3D film in live classical music performance. In addition to his 3D production Stereoscopic Impressions, the concert featured four more ground-breaking works: Insomniac, Project Easel, Elements, and Law of Attraction; including world premieres of Elements by American composer John Callahan and Search for Your Google by South Korean composer Chorong Park. Visit www.juliantoha.com for more information.

Backcountry Outfitters - Kent Shop Hop - 3 Days

03/07/2014 to 03/09/2014

5 Bridge Street, Kent, CT Phone: 860-927-3377.

Full weekend of events.  Starts this Friday!!!!! Annie Bananie Ice Cream: All three days- meatball grinder special $4.00
Saturday- Meet the ice cream makers of our fabulous, home-made ice cream, Jane's of Kingston, NY.   Free samples.
Backcountry Outfitters:  All three days- Meet the Artist: Francoise Morgan, jewelry and hand-knits, fantastic pricing.Saturday and Sunday- Sakura Knife and Tool Sharpening will be on premise. Bring your kitchenware, scissors and garden tools.
Sunday- Makeup and skin consult/makeover with Arbonne representative Liz Kearns. Arbonne products are 100% vegan and botanically based.All three days- Deep discounts on winter merchandise.
 
 

24 Hour Golf Marathon at Canton Indoor Golf Center

03/07/2014 to 03/08/2014

220 Albany Turnpike, Canton, CT Phone: (860) 693-4404.

Noon March 7 to Noon March 8, 2014. Canton Indoor Golf Center invites participants and spectators to the first annual 24 Hour Golf Marathon at their facility in Canton CT Starting at 12 noon on Friday March 7th and continuing through noon on Saturday March 8, Canton Indoor Golf Center will host players attempting to play as many holes as possible in the time they are allotted to play. Our indoor golf simulators will allow winter weary participants to play Pebble Beach to St. Andrew's. Foods, snacks, and drinks will be available for the gallery and players. Prizes will be awarded to the teams who have played the most holes. Come early and stay late, join in the fun of this event with the goal of helping tomorrow's youngest golfers reach their full potential. Call to register: Canton Indoor Golf Center Canton CT: (860) 693-4404

Imagine Nation Museum - Leapin Leprechauns - First Friday Family Festival - Bristol

03/07/2014

One Pleasant Street, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-314-1400.

On Friday, March 7th the Imagine Nation Museum, located at One Pleasant Street in Bristol will feature the Leapin' Leprechauns - First Friday Family Festival from 5:00-8:00pm. Visit with a Leprechaun and do an Irish jig!  Live Irish Music will be performed by the Bristol Old Tyme Fiddlers and the Shamrock School of Irish Dance.   Visitors will have the opportunity to kiss the Blarney Stone in the Greenscape exhibit and participate in the Pot O' Gold Treasure Hunt. Children will learn about the science of rainbows and make hands-on Irish crafts in the art area. Wear green to be entered in our lucky raffle. Pizza, beverages, ice cream and snacks are available for purchase in our old fashioned soda fountain. All programs are included with reduced museum admission of $6/person. Children under one are free. Please note: ACM and library passes are not valid for this event. Reduced admission is made possible by the Thomaston Savings Bank Foundation.  For further information call the museum at 860-314-1400, or visit www.imaginemuseum.org.

St. John the Evangelist Church Parish Hosts Baked Stuffed Shrimp Dinner

03/07/2014

760 Main St., Watertown, CT 06795.

On Friday, March 7, 2014 from 5-8PM at the Father John M. Cooney Parish Center St. John the Evangelist Church Parish will host a baked stuffed shrimp dinner fundraiser.  Donation $20 or $10 for pasta and sides only.  Tickets on sale at all the Masses Sunday at the church.  Proceeds will benefit the Life Teen program. 

Kent Shop Hop

03/07/2014 to 03/09/2014

Kent, CT

Looking for something to relieve the winter doldrums? Join us for the first annual Kent Shop Hop, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 7, 8 and 9. Kent merchants are putting a twist on shopping by featuring fantastic sales, special events and fun promotions. Go from shop to shop and be entered into a drawing for a gift basket worth hundreds of dollars.
There is no cost to participate, just stop in at any of the participating shops. There you can pick up a map of the town, which will serve as a guide to the fabulous sales and events.

Saltana Cave Offers Reiki Night--Ridgefield

03/07/2014

590 Danbury Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-969-4327.

Saltana Cave Reiki Night - March 7 at 6:30 pm facilitated by JoAnn Duncan. Please join us for an Introduction to Reiki and a Spiritual Attunement for balance in 2014. This experience, in the Himalayan Salt Cave, will be very special. Learn about this modality for easing discomfort, restoring balance and sustaining health through a refined, ancient art of hands on healing.