Imagine Nation Sensory Saturday

11/05/2016

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

9:30 am - 5 pm. Saturday is Sensory Saturday. Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center opens its doors early at 9:30am for children with special needs and their families.

White Memorial Foundation Songbirds in Watercolor with Wildlife Artist and Naturalist Kathy Goff

11/05/2016

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

1:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M., A. B. Ceder Room, Members: $50.00, Non-members: $60.00 Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. You can register for this program online. About the Artist: Kathy Goff's unique approach to animal art is rooted in her New England birthplace. Living on the edge of a wildlife sanctuary, she raised a series of orphaned and injured creatures that served as subjects for her art. At the University of Hartford Art School, Goff majored in sculpture, incorporating animals into her figurative work.

Haight Brown Vineyard and Railroad Museum of New England Vineyard Express

11/05/2016

242 E. Main Street, Thomaston, CT Phone: (860) 283-7245.

2 PM - 7 PM. Train ride, live music, wine tasting, tapas style meal, and crazy fun. $85 per person Tickets available at www.haightvineyards.com or www.rmne.org

Torrington 5th Annual Holiday Craft and Gift Fair

11/05/2016

153 South Main St,, Torrington, CT

10 am - 3 pm..FREE ADMISSION to ALL! A day of fun and activity for the whole family. Featuring; 65 Amazing Vendors of Gift and Craft Items, Craft Making Demonstrations, Face Painting, Fun Dress-up Photo Booth, Makeovers, Kids Activities, Picnic Style Cuisine, a Huge Craft and Gift Raffle, Free Parking and More!

New England Carousel Museum Ace Awards

11/05/2016

95 Riverside Ave., Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411.

6:00 - 10:00 PM $50 per person. A special extravaganza is being produced again this year by Ken Ferris & Friends entitled ENCORE, as a special tribute to the New England Carousel Museum at the ACE Awards. Notable performers will entertain our guests with a lively program of musical excellence. The ACE awards will be presented at an annual fundraising dinner on Saturday, November 5, 2016 and will include a cocktail hour, buffet dinner, an awards ceremony, raffle, and a great musical performance produced by Ken Ferris. The event begins at 6:00 PM, and tickets are $50.00 each or $400.00 for a reserved table of 8. Tickets can be purchased at the Carousel Museum building, 95 Riverside Ave. in Bristol, The proceeds from this event will benefit the general operations and educational programming of the New England Carousel Museum. For more information or to order tickets, please call the Carousel Museum at 860-585-5411

WCSU PLANETARIUM SHOW/TELESCOPE VIEWING

11/05/2016

43 Lake Avenue Extension, Danbury, CT Phone: (203) 837-8672.

WCSU will host a 5 p.m. planetarium show, followed by telescope viewing of the sky from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Westside Observatory and Planetarium on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will be free and open to the public.

The Silo Hunt Hill Farm Happy Holidays From Northern Italy

11/05/2016

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

11-2:00pm. $110.00 When Autumn Arrives In Italy There Are A Lot Of Things To Look Forward To, This Includes Ingredients To Cook With Found Only Once A Year... Like, Wild Mushrooms, White Truffles, Freshly Pressed Olive Oil And The Release Of New Wines. What Better Time To Showcase These Treasures Of The Season By Entertaining At Home, Join Daniel In The Silo Kitchen As We Celebrate The Season And Learn To Cook, The Italian Way! Chef Daniel Rosati

Karen Rossi Studios Workshops -Veteran's Day

11/05/2016

27 E. Main St., Torrington, CT Phone: 860-305-6579.

Prepare for Veteran's Day with us! Make an American flag out of wooden paint mixers to remember and honor our Vets. Added inspiration: bring red, white and blue buttons, beads, mosaics, or fabric to add a personalized patriotic touch. Please sign up to reserve your space Email us at karen@karenrossi.com or call 860-305-6579. Kids (ages 7 and up) 10am. $10 Adults (tweens and up) 12pm. $15 (adult projects have the same description as the kid projects, but are more complicated and use higher end materials) Parent/Child (ages 3 and up) 2pm. $10 per project

Brookfield Historical Society Annual Festival of Crafts

11/05/2016

17 West Whisconier Road, Brookfield, CT Phone: 203-740-8140.

9 am - 3 pm. Location: Brookfield Whisconier Middle School. The Brookfield Museum and Historical Society will sponsor its 23rd Annual "Festival of Crafts" Craft Fair at the Brookfield Middle School on West Whisconier Road. Among New England's largest craft shows, this year's Festival will offer for sale jewelry, artwork, textile products, holiday treasures, toys, gourmet foods and many other uniquely hand crafted items by highly recognized northeast artisans perfect for gift or home use. More than sixty juried crafters will be on hand. Admission is $5 without discount coupon for adults and children over 12 years of age.

Love is in the Chair

11/05/2016

265 Main St S, Woodbury, CT Phone: (203) 263-2828.

Featuring one of a kind hand painted chairs perfect for gift giving and home decor. Bidding by silent auction. 5 p.m - 6 p.m. Live music and appetizers. All chair bids awarded at 6:15 p.m.