Aphrodisiac-Inspired Menu Sure to Steal Your Hearts at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Cooking School

02/14/2009 to 02/14/2009

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300. Fax: 860-350-5495.

This Valentines Day from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., escape the crowded restaurants and embrace the intimate, casual, relaxed ambiance at the Silo Cooking School at Hunt Hill Farm. This menu is based on stimulating recipes from Martha Hopkins Intercourses Aphrodisiac Cookbook. Renown Sommelier Carol A. Berman will seduce you with adventurous and sexy wines which will keep you in the mood long after this holiday of the heart is over! Seating is limited. Make your reservations soon!

Menu: Asparagus Ginger Soup, Oysters Rock-Yer-Fella, Coffee-Rubbed Filet Mignon, Wild Mushroom Ragout and Baked Polenta; Salad of Greens, Strawberries, Avocados, Oranges and Pignolis; trio tasting of Chocolate Torte, Passion Fruit Ice Cream and Double Chocolate Coquettes. Demonstration/tasting. $90 per person.

Contact Cooking school Director Mary Kravec for more information. To register call or visit our website.

Seven Angels Theatre Presents -- Comic Valentine

02/14/2009 to 02/14/2009

Hamilton Park Pavilion, Waterbury, 06705. Phone: 203-757-4676.

On Saturday, February 14, 2009 at 7PM the Seven Angels Theatre in Hamilton Park Pavilion, Waterbury will present - Comic Valentine - a comedy night with a champagne and chocolate reception before the show. Admission is $35 or $40. Call for further details and to make reservations.

Valentine's Day Pops with Julie Budd--Waterbury Symphony

02/14/2009 to 02/14/2009

Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury, 06702. Phone: 203-755-4700.

On Saturday, February 14, 2009 at 8PM at the Palace Theater, famed singer, Julie Budd in a Valentine's Day concert featuring several songs of love and romance. Ms. Budd sings several of her favorite songs accompanied by the Waterbury Symphony. A Sweetheart Special with complete dinner and show package at the Palace Theater Poli Club available. Call for further information and to make reservations.

Valentine Day Event with Jonny Lang--Ridgefield Playhouse

02/14/2009 to 02/14/2009

80 East Ridge Avenue, Ridgefield, 06877. Phone: 203-438-5795.

On Saturday, February 14, 2009 Grammy Award wining American Blues guitarist Jonny Lang will perform at the Ridgefield Playhouse at 9PM. Starting at 7PM cocktials and a raffle will be held. Receive a free glass of Champagne with every raffle ticket purchased the night of the show. $125 Orchestra, $95 Balcony. Call for reservations and further information.

Scout Day

02/14/2009 to 02/14/2009

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

Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts and Brownies are invited to spend a winter afternoon experiencing Native American culture and the outdoors!

Enjoy learning about the animals of Connecticut, how to start fire using friction, basic tracking skills and record what you saw on your own animal skin winter count (a pictorial record of events and histories used by the Plains Indian tribes).

Saturday, February 14, 2009 from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Advance registration is required as space is limited. Fee: $13 Scout; $5 Adults (regular museum admission)

White Memorial Conservation Center Coffee House Series

02/14/2009 to 02/14/2009

Route 202, Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

On February 14, 2009 at 2PM join Jae Wolf who will shower the people with the music of James Taylor. Seating is limited for the one hour concert. Pre registration is strongly suggested by calling 860-567-0857. Admission to the concert is free. Common Ground Cafe will supply a variety of treats and hot and cold beverages for purchase.

Kids' Days

02/16/2009 to 02/17/2009

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

Join IAIS Educators for an afternoon of crafts and games. Learn about these Native American- inspired crafts while creating your own. End the day playing fun, traditional Native American games of skill and chance.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Age 4 and up. Space is limited. Please call for reservations.

Times and Fees: 1:00pm Talking Stick and Games. $7 Children; $5 Adults (regular admission fee)

2:30pm Beaded Necklace with arrowhead and Games $6 Children; $5 Adults (regular admission fee)

Studio 59 --Romance of the Piano Concert

02/20/2009 to 02/21/2009

59 Barber St., Torrington, 06790. Phone: 860-482-6801.

On Friday, February 20 and Saturday, February 21, 2009 at 7:30PM at Studio 59, Torrington Timothy Alexandre Wallace, piano will play Chopin, Debussy, Liszt, and Rachmaninoff. Tickets: $30. Call for reservations and further information.

Tom Shachtman: Celebrating the Year of Science at UConn Torrington

02/20/2009 to 02/20/2009

855 University Drive, Torrington, 06790. Phone: 860-626-6852.

Acclaimed author Tom Shachtman discusses his books with Davyne Verstandig at UConn Torrington. Tom Shachtman has written thirty books, and many television documentaries. He will discuss "Absolute Zero and the Conquest of Cold" and "Terrors and Marvels: How Science and Technology Changed the Character and Outcome of World War II" as part of the UConn celebration of 2009 as the Year of Science. 6:30pm � 9:00pm Free and open to the public.

Lincoln Program at Naugatuck Historical Society

02/21/2009 to 02/21/2009

195 Water Street (Train Station), Naugatuck, 06770. Phone: 203-729-9039.

On Saturday, February 21, 2009 at 11AM a celebration of Lincoln's 200th Birthday will be celebrated at the Naugatuck Historical Society with a family program. Lincoln impersonator Louis Dube will present the highlights of Lincoln's life. The youth choir and hand bell choir of the Pinebrook Assembly of God will present a selection of Union and Confederate songs from the Civil War era. Admission is free and open to the public. Call for further information.