Ansonia Nature Center FIBER ARTS GROUP

09/05/2017

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

5:30–7:30 pm Get together with others to work on your fiber arts projects! Bring any kind of fiber work—knitting, felting, crocheting, etc. A great way to dedicate time to your handiwork and socialize too. FREE.

Ansonia Nature Center FAMILY ORGANIC GARDEN PROGRAM

09/05/2017 to 09/26/2017

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

Tuesdays, Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26 ANC will be continuing family-friendly activities in our organic garden. Learn about growing a variety of fruits and vegetables. Dress appropriately; keep in mind you will get water and soil on your clothing. FREE, with the potential to take home fresh local produce!

Mattatuck Museum Tai Chi

09/06/2017 to 09/27/2017

144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT

10 am. on Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27. Move and groove to music with our certified instructor Joe Atkins. Tai Chi will help improve your balance, increase flexibility and mobility, and reduce stiffness and soreness. Find energy and stamina through breathing techniques. Wear comfortable clothes. All levels welcome.

Deer Pond Farm Morning Migration Walk

09/07/2017 to 09/27/2017

57 Wakeman Hill Road, Sherman, CT

Walks at 8 a.m. on September 7,12,22 and 27.Fall migration happens in waves. Each week you can expect to see different species heading south for the winter. Early to mid-September is a great time to see warblers and songbirds. Raptors, hawks and buteos are the next to pass through.

Mattatuck Museum Studio Class: Paint to the Music

09/07/2017

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

5:30-8 pm.  $12-$20. Interpret music from sound to vision through drawing, painting, or mixed media during this class. Visual and Performing Artist, Amber Maida, a former winner of our MIXMASTER Juried Member's Exhibition, will give a demonstration as well as help each participant with their creative journey. Before the project begins, enjoy a glass of wine and mingle with other art lovers. Materials will be provided.

Ansonia Nature Center YOGA FOR A HEALTHY MIND AND BODY

09/07/2017

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

6:30 pm. Our seasoned Hatha Yoga instructor and practitioner, Pam Mellitz, will lead us into a healthier lifestyle through stretching, breath control and gentle exercise. The full 1.5 hour classes require a mat or thick towel; dress for easy movement. Class is limited to 12 students. $7 per class. Please call Pam to register at 203-888-4124.

The Palace Theatre Waterbury Fall Jazz Series: James Montgomery Band & Marissa Licata

09/08/2017

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

7 pm. Blues legend James Montgomery "brings it on home" as he returns to the Poli Club with special guest Marissa Licata. Whether it's recording with Kid Rock, sitting in with Gregg Allman, or fronting his hot band of thirty years, Montgomery plays with authority. While growing up in Detroit he learned first-hand from the masters—James Cotton, John Lee Hooker, and Jr. Wells—at the legendary "Chessmate." Over the years, he's carried on in the tradition and continues to be a vital presence in Blues as one of the most dynamic performers on the scene.

Mattatuck Museum Hands on Drumming with Craig Norton

09/08/2017

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

1-2 pm. $3-$12. Wide smiles ignite when you beat a drum and Sound Healing begins. Join Craig Norton for a few hours of participatory musical merriment in one of the galleries @ The MATT. Everyone gets to play a drum or two, dance, laugh and learn, all while playing rhythms from around the world. Drumming is fun for everyone! Bring your own drums or play one of ours.

Bethlehem Fair

09/08/2017 to 09/10/2017

384 Main St. North, Bethlehem, CT Phone: 203-266-5350 .

Friday 5 pm - 10 pm. Sat. 8 am - 9 pm and Sun. 8 am - 5:30 pm. ALL THREE DAYS: Mother Goose Barnyard, Antique Tractors, Farmer's Market, Photography Show, Realism Art Show, Youth Club Displays, Scarecrow Contest, Commercial Exhibits, Amusement Rides, Midway, Food. EXHIBITS: Vegetables, Fruits, Herbs, Baking, Needlework, Canning, Dairy Products, Honey & Maple Syrup, Candy, Junior and Youth Exhibits, School Art, Youth Art, Adult Hobbies, LIVESTOCK EXHIBITS: Junior Beef, Junior Dairy, Rabbits & Cavies, Poultry, Sheep CHILDREN'S ENTERTAINMENT: Jedlie's Magic Circus , Dimples the Clown, Children's Pedal Tractor. For a complete schedule visit the website.

Merwinsville Hotel Fall Potluck Dinner

09/08/2017

1 Browns Forge Rd., Gaylordsville, CT Phone: 860-350-4443.

6:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Munchies, 6:30 p.m. 7:15 p.m. Dinner, 7:15 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Meeting, 7:30 p.m. 8:15 p.m. Speaker. This is our second of two potluck dinner meetings. Bring a salad, side dish, or dessert to share, and the Hotel will provide burgers, hot dogs and drinks. Come hear about the Hotel's progress with its restoration and have to chance to make some new friends or reconnect with some old ones. Admission: Free - open to all.