Kids Christmas Cookie Workshop at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Cooking School

12/20/2009 to 12/20/2009

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

Sun: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. (ages 5-11). Assistant Cooking School Director Nancy Stuart-Ploch share her favorite Christmas cookie recipes with your little elves. Join the fun! (Full participation) Contact Cooking School Director Chef Mary Kravec for more information. $50 per student.

New England Chamber Choir--Christmas Concert

12/20/2009 to 12/20/2009

South Street, Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-5209.

On Sunday, December 20, 2009 at 4PM at St. Anthony's Church, South Street, Litchfield the New England Chamber Choir will perform Music for Christmas. Public is invited free of charge.

Guided Hike at Tarrywile

12/20/2009 to 12/20/2009

70 Southern Blvd, Danbury, Phone: 203-744-3130.

Guided Hike. 9:00 a.m. Join Park volunteers Jane, Dawn, Rita, George, Bruce, Steve, Lou and Jim as they lead participants on a two to three hour hike on the trails at Tarrywile. The information below pertains to all hikes. The hikes are free and will only be canceled in the event of heavy rain or snow. Hike participants are encouraged to wear rugged, sturdy shoes, bring water, bug spray and a snack if desired. All hikes start at the Red Barn Environmental Center with participants parking in the lower Mansion parking lot.

Centering Prayer Winter Retreat Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

12/23/2009 to 12/25/2009

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

A silent retreat weekend for those with experience in Centering Prayer or meditation practice. Prayer, meditation practice, and lectio divina will be the components of the weekend in the Farm House. Meals will be taken in silence. Elizabeth Gallagher will facilitate the flow of the sessions. Friday, 6 pm (dinner) - Sunday, 1 pm Fee: $170 (shared room), $210 (private), $240 (private with bath), $130 (commuter)

California Condor narrated by Robert Redford

12/26/2009 to 12/26/2009

off Rte. 202, 2 mi. west of center, Litchfield, Litchfield, 06759. Phone: (860) 567-0857. .

With a ten foot wingspan, the California Condor can reach altitudes of 15,000 feet and speeds up to eighty miles per hour. It is rightfully named nature's finest flying machine. See breathtaking footage never before captured on film of one of the world's rarest birds. This one hour National Audubon video will give you a deep appreciation of the California Condor's magnificence and a sadness of their demise. 2:00 P.M., A.B. Ceder Room. FREE

Guided Hike at Tarrywile

12/27/2009 to 12/27/2009

70 Southern Blvd, Danbury, Phone: 203-744-3130.

Guided Hike. 9:00 a.m. Join Park volunteers Jane, Dawn, Rita, George, Bruce, Steve, Lou and Jim as they lead participants on a two to three hour hike on the trails at Tarrywile. The information below pertains to all hikes. The hikes are free and will only be canceled in the event of heavy rain or snow. Hike participants are encouraged to wear rugged, sturdy shoes, bring water, bug spray and a snack if desired. All hikes start at the Red Barn Environmental Center with participants parking in the lower Mansion parking lot.