The Pratt Center and The Lorax Movie at Bank Street Theatre

03/04/2017 to 03/05/2017

Bank St., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-355-3137.

Don't be a "Onceler"! Join us at Bank Street Movie Theater for our Annual Showing of the Lorax! Pratt Nature is selling tickets to the Saturday March 5 at 10:00am showing of the Lorax Movie at Bank Street Theater in New Milford. Tickets must be purchased at the Pratt Nature Center from now through Saturday February 28th. Tickets are $5.00 each Tickets supplies are limited! info@prattcenter.org to reserve your spot! Each ticket holder will receive a special gift from the Pratt Center after the movie!!

White Memorial Foundation Museum Winter Walk through Catlin Woods with Gerri Griswold

03/04/2017

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

Come out of hibernation and stretch your legs along the beautiful trails which meander through this beautiful natural area. Dress for the weather! 10:00 A.M. Meet in the A. B. Ceder Room. Free...Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses.

Warner Met Opera-Dvorak's Rusalka

03/04/2017

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

Kristine Opolais stars in a new production of the opera that first won her international acclaim, Dvořák's fairy-tale opera about the tragic water nymph Rusalka. Sir Mark Elder conducts Mary Zimmerman's new staging, which also stars Brandon Jovanovich as the human prince who captures Rusalka's heart; Katarina Dalayman as Rusalka's rival, the Foreign Princess; Eric Owens as the Water Sprite, Rusalka's father; and Jamie Barton as the duplicitous witch Ježibaba.

Annual Maple Sugaring Festival

03/04/2017 to 03/04/2017

38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 8608680518.

Join IAIS Staff and Primitive Skills Practitioner Jim Dina for an afternoon celebrating the gift of Maple Sugar. Enjoy pancakes made by the IAIS staff, local maple syrup, coffee and orange juice (served from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.), and learn how Native Americans traditionally made maple syrup.  Jim will demonstrate the technique of collecting sap and boiling it down into syrup as he discusses its importance to Native American culture.  New this year: Connecticut Valley Siberian Husky Club's dog sledding & mushing demonstration from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.!
$15 Adults; $10 Children.

Hopkins Vineyard Night Owl – Live Music

03/05/2017

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

Enjoy Live Music on Sundays in March -On March 5, Featuring Abby Layne and John Alper. No admission or cover charge. 1 pm - 4 pm.

Haight Brown Vineyard Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing Class

03/05/2017

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4045.

Join us for The World's Best Cheeses with a Wine, Cheese and Chocolate paring classes @ 3:00 pm. $35 per person. It's educational, fun and lots of yummy wine and food. All HBV wine is paired with a cheese and or chocolate. HBV wine glass to take home! PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are taken with a credit card. Cancellations must occur 7 days prior to the event for full refund. Phone or email cancellations accepted. Cancellations after 7 days prior will result in full charge. For Groupon holders, your Groupon will be marked as redeemed and you will no longer have its promotional value.

Flanders Nature Center Annual Pancake Breakfast

03/05/2017

Quassuk Road, Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-3711 .

The menu features all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausages, coffee, orange juice and of course real maple syrup. All proceeds from the breakfast will benefit Flanders' education programs so bring the family and enjoy all you can eat pancakes and sausages with all the fixings! 8AM to Noon Location: The Woodbury Emergency Services Building

New Milford Historical Society Exhibit Opening of Warriors on the Homefront: American Woman and WWI

03/05/2017

6 Aspetuck Ave., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-354-3069.

1 pm. In honor of the 100th anniversary of U.S. entry into World War I, the Society is presenting a commemorative exhibit featuring items from the Museum's collection, including newspaper articles and a recipe book distributed by the Food Administration, as well as letters, books, art, uniforms, photographs, or other objects related to American involvement in the war.
Cost: FREE

Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Reception for New Exhibitons

03/05/2017

258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5419.

Reception. 2 - 5 pm.  Meet the exhibiting artists, explore the galleries, take an expert-led tour, participate in art-making activities, and enjoy light refreshments. Admission is free for all! Schedule of Activities Hands-on art projects for all-ages, Located in The Studio, facilitated by Museum educators. Letter Collages All of the exhibiting artists use text and language in their work. Combine letters of various sizes, textures, and materials to create a word-driven work of art. Reflective Sculptures Investigate the shiny sculptures in William Powhida's exhibition and Suzanne McClelland's translucent glass installation. Use your imagination to make a 3-D artwork using transparent and reflective materials. Mixed Media Maps Influenced by Suzanne McClelland's map paintings, add a drawing, phrase, or artwork to the collaborative maps of the world and United States in The Studio. Come together with other visitors to design a worldly collage.

Kent Art Association - Student Show

03/05/2017 to 03/06/2017

21 S. Main St, Kent, CT Phone: 860-927-3989.

Weekends only 12 - 4 pm.