Ridgefield Playhouse--Comedy--Charles Grodin-An Evening with Humor and More

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

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

On Saturday, March 14, 2009 at 8PM at the Ridgefield Playhouse Charles Grodin--An Evening with Humor and More will be featured. Grodin is of the Bob Newhart school of wry comedy that values understatement and subtly. Come for a night of comedy and commentary like only Charles Grodin can give. Call for ticket information and reservations.

9th Annual St. Patrick's Dinner

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

St. Patrick's Church, 50 Charles St., Waterbury, 06702. Phone: 203-757-7092.

Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner with Dessert and Beverage, entertainment,prizes, Irish Dancers. Admission: Adults $13. Children 10 and under free. Proceeds to benefit St. Patrick's Church.

8th Annual Flea Market - St. Thomas of Villanova

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

Rte. 63 North , Goshen, 06756. Phone: 860-491-2781.

8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. at Donahue Hall. The market will have more than 50 table. Lunch is available and a bake sale. In case of inclement weather listen to WZBG at 97.3. Free admission and parking. For more information call.

Haight-Brown Vineyard/Chocolate Decadence Pairing Event

03/14/2009 to 03/15/2009

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-4045.

On Saturday, March 14, 2009 and Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 3PM Haight Vineyards offers a Chocolate Decadence Class. All about pairing chocolate with wine, the right way, the wrong way, and the way that it tastes really good. Learn the rules for appropriately pairing chocolate with wine. Haight offers the most unique, exotic chocolates on the market...white chocolates with pink peppercorns, mangos dipped in dark chocolate and dusted with sweet curry. Reservations required. Call for further information.

Hunt Hill Farm Music Event--The Kerry Boys

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

Upland Road, New Milford, Phone: 860-355-0300.

On Saturday, March 14, 2009 at 5PM Hunt Hill Farm Trust will present The Kerry Boys--Connecticut State Troubadour Pierce Campbell, and Mark James from the County Kerry, Ireland. These popular Irish balladeers have been performing together for over 17 years throughout the Northeast at Irish festivals, libraries, towns, schools and fairs and have released three CD's. The Kerry Boys sing with pristine harmonies, backed up with mandolin and guitar and their humorous, high-energy show will have you clapping and singing along with their collection of traditional and original songs. Call for further information.

Great Brook Sugar House at Sullivan Farm

03/14/2009 to 03/15/2009

140 Park Lane Rd., New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-354-0047.

Open Sugar House from Saturday, March 14, 2009 to Sunday, March 15, 2009 from 10AM to 4PM. Free. Celebrate the history of Maple Syrup from Early Colonial times through the present as interpreters walk you through three centuries of Maple Syrup History. See syrup made the old fashioned way, and taste some of the finest Maple Syrup in New England. Maple Candy Demonstrations. Admission Free/Food and Maple Products Available.

Mohawk Madness -- Mohawk Mtn. Ski Area

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

46 Great Hollow Rd., off Rte. 4, Cornwall, 06753. Phone: 800-895-5222.

An all day event on Saturday, March 14, 2009 including a Costume Parade and our Annual BBQ. Call for further information.

Annual Maple Sugaring Festival

03/14/2009 to 03/14/2009

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

Spring is near! Come celebrate the gift of sweet maple sap and learn how the Native Americans made maple sugar.

Jim Dina will demonstrate the traditional process of tapping a tree and cooking the sap in our outdoor Algonkian Village. Inside, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, IAIS staff members will serve pancakes with delicious local maple syrup. Children activities will run from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

Please call for tickets. Advance Tickets $8 Adults: $6 Children or Tickets at the door: $10 Adults: $ 8 Children

Leapin' Leprechauns! Silo Kids Cooking Class

03/15/2009 to 03/15/2009

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

Assistant Cooking School Director, Nancy Stuart Ploch from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Leapin' Leprechauns kids cooking class! Count your lucky charms and fill your pot of gold with a rainbow of Irish inspired treats with this hands-on cooking. (Full participation) $50 per student. Call or visit our website to register. Contact Mary Kravec, Cooking School Director for more information.

Newtown Historical Society Presents Brian McCoy--Continental Soldier Living History Demonstraton

03/15/2009 to 03/15/2009

44 Main St., Newtown, 06470. Phone: 203-426-5937.

On Monday, Marcy 15, 2009 from 10 Noon to 4PM at the Matthew Curtiss House the Society's museum will be open featuring a presentation from Brian McCoy of Newtown. Dressed in full uniform as a Continental soldier and equipped with his gear and musket, Mr. McCoy will talk about a soldier's clothing, food and equipment, as well as what his life would have been like. Costumed docents will be available to answer questions and give guided tours of the house. Call for further information.