American Inspired Indian Cooking at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Cooking School

06/19/2010 to 06/19/2010

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

6 p.m. to 9 p.m. - Suvir Saran is chef, consultant, and the author of the critically acclaimed cookbooks American Masala: 125 New Classics From My Home Kitchen and Indian Home Cooking. Chef Suvir presents a unique menu inspired by both of his best-selling cookbooks: American Masala and Indian Home Cooking. Menu: Pineapple Rasam with Tamarind; Shrimp Balchao Bruschetta, Day After Chicken Hash Masala, Grandma's Cornbread, Ground Beef with Spinach and Fresh Mint (Hara Keema); Lemon Rice, Mixed Fruit Cobbler with Vanilla Ice Cream. (Demonstration). $85 per person or $160 for two. Call or book online to reserve. Contact Cooking School Director Chef Mary Kravec for more information.

Fathers Day Weekend Train at the Naugatuck RR Museum of New England

06/19/2010 to 06/20/2010

242 East Main St., Thomaston, 06787. Phone: 860-283-7245.

On Saturday, June 19, 2010 and Sunday, June 20 at 12 Noon and 2PM ride the Fathers Day Train.

Creativity Networking with Steve Dahlburg at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Gallery

06/20/2010 to 06/20/2010

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

Creativity Networking: Discovering Creativity Through Everyday Movement ...with Pilobolus from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Creativity, Arts and Healing - monthly Creativity Networking series, presented by The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm and the International Centre for Creativity and Imagination. The series provides a forum for exploring the many facets of creativity and for discovering other people interested in creativity. Contact Silo Gallery Director Valerie Culbertson for more information. $10 per person Kindly RSVP.

5th Annual Fishing Derby-Salisbury

06/20/2010 to 06/20/2010

17 Cobble Rd., Salisbury, 06068. Phone: 860-435-9553.

On Father's Day, Noble Horizons, located in Salisbury will honor fathers and their families with its 5th Annual Fishing Derby and Free Ice Cream Festival. Held at Noble Horizons ponds from 1PM to 3PM. Gummy worms and wiggly fishing worms will be in abundance, along with lots of delicious ice cream, glorious toppings and hungry fish. Event is free and open to all ages. Call for further information.

Medieval Recorder Concert -- Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

06/24/2010 to 06/24/2010

229 E. Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-3163.

Susan Iadone Recorder Workshop will give a performance as a benefit for Wisdom House. Thursday, June 24th, 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Donation. For more information, call Wisdom House 860-567-3163 or visit

TheatreWorks New Milford will present the gripping drama, MAURITIUS, by Theresa Rebeck.

06/25/2010 to 06/26/2010

TheatreWork, 5 Brookside Ave., New Milford, Phone: (860) 350-6863.

TheatreWorks New Milford will present the gripping drama, MAURITIUS, by Theresa. The stakes are high when half-sisters inherit a book of rare stamps that may include the "crown jewels" of the stamp-collecting world and could be worth millions. The battle for possession takes a dangerous turn when three rival collectors enter the sisters universe, willing to go to any lengths to stake their claim on the find. MAURITIUS is under the direction of Sonnie Osborne of New Milford. Reservations can be made online at WWW.THEATREWORKS.US.

Open Turret Days Military Museum of Southern New England

06/26/2010 to 06/27/2010

125 Park Avenue , I-84 ex.3, Danbury, CT 06010. Phone: 203-790-9277. On Saturday, June 26, 2010 and Sunday, June 27th noon to 5PM the public is allowed to climb aboard and see what it was like to man a tank. Rubber-soled shoes are necessary to access our tanks and armored vehicles. Cancelled if raining. Further information: 203-790-9277.

Wild Edibles Walk

06/26/2010 to 06/26/2010

38 Curtis Road, Washington, 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.

Did you know that many plants right in your own backyard make a great addition to your dinner table? Ramps, wild onion, wood sorrel, even pine needles are all out there waiting for your culinary delight!

Join us in exploring and learning about the world of wild edible plants. Andrew Dobos, Primitive Skills Practitioner, will guide you in identifying, harvesting and preparing some common local plants. Bring your notebook, camera and sense of adventure!

CT Educators may earn 0.3 CEUs. Time 1pm - 4pm. Fee: $15 Adults; $12 IAIS Members

Pig Roast Workshop at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Cooking School

06/27/2010 to 06/27/2010

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

From 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Professional Butcher Steve Ford returns to show you how to have your own Pig Roast at home! Steve's famous at the Silo for his friendly and informative teaching style and he will answer all your questions and give you great tips and techniques! While the pig is roasting, the class will make a low country style menu to accompany our porcine friend: Braised Collard Greens, Mustard Greens and Swiss Chard; Hoppin John, Roasted Yellow Pepper Cheese Grits, Peach and Fennel Slaw; Sweet Potato Cornbread and we'll finish with a Hummingbird Cake. C'mon down to the farm! Full participation. Contact Cooking School Director Chef Mary Kravec for more information. $80 per person or $150 for two. Call or book online to reserve.

Wheels n Wings Antique Car/Plane Show-New Milford

06/27/2010 to 06/27/2010

Candlelight Farms Airfield, New Milford, Phone: 203-798-4448.

On Sunday, June 27, 2010 from 8AM to 4PM view antique cars and watch antique planes fly overhead at the Wheels n Wings event at Candlelight Farms Airfield in New Milford. $10 adults-Under 12 Free. No charge for active military members. Further information check the website or call.