Beardsley and Memorial Library Program: Job Search Tips for Older Adults--Winsted

05/05/2016

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

Job Search Tips for Older Adults--Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016--Time: 6:30 p.m. Job Search Tips for Older Adults – Increase your odds of finding employment, join Jeff Crothers, Licensed Professional Counselor on Thursday, May 5, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. at Beardsley and Memorial Library and learn tips for older job seekers. Life has given older adults transferable skills in today's job market. Employers' need and value older workers' knowledge, work ethics and job experiences. Join Mr. Crothers, LPC and find out the job search tips you need to know.

2016 History Bites Lecture Series: Glebe House Museum & Gertrude Jekyll Garden: Hisotry of Anne Burr Jennings--Woodbury

05/05/2016

269 Main Street South, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-2855.

Judith Kelz, Museum Director at the Glebe House Museum will unearth the story of Anne Burr Jennings, wealthy philanthropist who persuaded Miss Jekyll to design the garden at the museum.  The lecture entitled Anne Burr Jennings: The Hidden Jewel Behind the Gertrude Jekyll Garden at The Glebe House Museum.  Free and open to the public Reservations requested but not required. 

Keeler Travern Host 25 Shades of Color--Ridgefield

05/06/2016 to 05/14/2016

132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-438-5485.

ARTISTS' RECEPTION--Friday, May 6, 2016 from 6 - 8 PM. FREE--SHOW: Saturday & Sunday, May 7 - 8, 10 AM - 4 PM; Monday - Friday, May 9 - 13, 12 PM - 4 PM; Saturday, May 14, 10 AM - 4 PM. Colorful and Fun! "Circumstances and situations do color life, but we have been given the mind to choose what the COLOR shall be." ~Tina Phillips. The artwork of the Founder's Hall artists expresses the colorfulness of life. Turning their life experiences into works of art, the Founder's Hall artists will exhibit and sell artwork in a number of different media, including watercolor, acrylic, oil, collage, cards, jewelry, calligraphy, mixed media, and wearable art.All artwork will be available to purchase. No credit cards. A portion of the artists' sales will go toward the restoration of the historic Cass Gilbert Carriage Barn.

Haight-Brown Vineyard Celebrates Mothers's Day Weekend--Litchfield

05/06/2016

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4045.

Lot's of options to look good this Mother's Day weekend--Friday, May 6, 2016 --6 pm Wine and Paint with Mom. 6 pm Wines of the World - France.

Ansonia Nature Center Program: Nature's Child: Birds

05/06/2016

10 Deerfield Lane, Ansonia, CT 06401. Phone: 203-736-1053.

On Friday, May 6, 2016 at 10AM Nature's Child: Birds program will be offered at the Ansonia Nature Center.Hear a short story, make binoculars and then take a short scavenger hunt hike.  $7 per child ($5 for family level FANCI members and Ansonia residents.  Please call to pre-register.  Preschoolers and their adults. 

Keeler Tavern - Art Show by Tina Phillips

05/06/2016 to 05/15/2016

132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5485.

Artists' Reception, Friday, May 6, 6–8 PM. Tours: February28th through December Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Each guided tour is approximately 45 minutes. The last tour begins at 3:30 pm.

Naugatuck Historical Society Museum Debut

05/06/2016

195 Water St., Naugatuck, CT 06770. Phone: 203-729-9039.

Naugatuck Historical Society is proud to invite you to come and visit our museum on Church Street. After months of preparation we are happy to welcome visitors into our museum.  Explore Naugatuck's history through exhibits set up for your enjoyment. Opening May 6th from 2 to 4PM.  Also open Saturday, 11 to 4PM.

Bourbon and Bluegrass Event Hosed by NWCT Arts Council--Litchfield

05/06/2016

569 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-618-0075.

On May 6, 2016 from 7 to 9PM at the Litchfield Distillery a Bourbon and Bluegrass: A Tasting to Benefit the NWCT Arts Council will be held.  Guests will have the opportunity to taste handcrafted premium spirits, gourmet sliders and bourbon inspired desserts. Distillery tours, a raffle and silent auction too.  Tickets are $45 in advance; $55 at the door.  Call for tickets or email:  info@artsnwct.org.

Ansonia Nature Center Program: Nature's Child: Birds

05/06/2016

10 Deerfield Lane, Ansonia, CT 06401. Phone: 203--736-1053.

NATURE'S CHILD: Birds – Fri. May 6, 10 am. If we find a baby bird this spring, what should we do? Join one of our Nature Center naturalists to learn about the life of a baby bird. Hear a short story, make "binoculars," and then take a short scavenger hunt hike. TUITION: $7 per child ($5 for family-level FANCI members and Ansonia residents). Please pre-register for this class for preschoolers and their adults.

Warner Theatre Presents Best Little Whorehouse in Texas--Torrington

05/07/2016 to 05/15/2016

Main St., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-489-7180.

Warner Stage Company presents BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS--MAY 7-15, 2016 - MAIN STAGE.Performances are Saturday, May 7 & 14 at 8:00 pm, Sunday, May 8 & 15 at 2:00 pm and Friday, May 13 at 8:00 pm.This happy go lucky view of small-town vice and statewide political side-stepping recounts the good times and the demise of the Chicken Ranch, known since the 1850s as one of the better pleasure palaces in all of Texas. Governors, senators, mayors, and even victorious college football teams frequent Miss Mona's cozy bordello until that puritan nemesis Watchdog focuses his television cameras and his righteous indignation on the institution. Performances are Saturday, May 7 & 14 at 8:00 pm, Sunday, May 8 & 15 at 2:00 pm and Friday, May 13 at 8:00 pm.