Southbury Bridal Show at Heritage Hotel

03/06/2016

522 Heritage Rd., Southbury, CT 06488. Phone: 203-217-8737.

On Sunday, March 6, 2016 from noon to 5PM at The Heritage Hotel the Southbury Bridal Show will take place.  Unique and trendy bridal ideas, grand prize drawing and special promotions and discounts. 

Woodbury Restaurant Week

03/07/2016 to 03/13/2016

Main St., Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-3502.

Woodbury Restaurant Week will be held from March 7 thru 13, 2016.  Programs:  Delicious Food: Guided paining with the Golden Button on Thursday, March 10th at 7PM in the library; Children's Food Class: 2 to 4PM on Thursday, March 10th at the Recreation House; and Beer Brewing Basics: Tuesday, March 8 at 6PM in the library.  Registration for each program requested. 

Brookfield Museum Hosts Lecture: Battles of Lexington and Concord

03/07/2016

165 Whisconer Rd., Brookfield, CT 06804. Phone: 203-775-3934.

Lecture at Brookfield Museum: Battles of Lexington and Concord--Date and Time of Event: Monday March 7, 2016 at 7:30 PM.  Location: Brookfield Museum located at 165 Whisconer Road, Brookfield Center ( intersection of Route 25 and 133) . Brief Description: Robert Purssell of Brookfield, a retired engineer and research writer, will conduct a power point presentation on the first major battles of the American Revolution at Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts. The presentation will be given at the Brookfield Museum on Monday, March 7, 2016 at 7:30 in the evening.

Beardsley and Memorial Library Program: Attract Bluebirds to Your Backyard--Winsted

03/08/2016

40 Munro Place, Winsted, CT 06098. Phone: 860-379-6043.

Attract bluebirds to Your Backyard! – Master Wildlife Conservationist Fred Lowmen will give a talk at Beardsley and Memorial Library on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. on "How to Attract Bluebirds to Your Backyard". Find out which sites attract bluebirds and what types of birdhouses they prefer to nest in. Mr. Lowmen will also share his tips on how to protect the nesting boxes from predators, how to keep them parasite free, how to check for babies, and insulate for the winter.  Call to register. This program is free and open to the public.

Palace Theater Presents Connfection--Showcasing Ct Grown Food, Wine and Craft Beers--Waterbury

03/09/2016

100 East Main St., Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 203-346-2000.

On March 9, 2016 5:30PM to 8:30PM (snow date Marcy 10) the Palace Theater will host CONNfection showcasing Connecticut grown Food, Wine and Craft Beers.  Sample selections of locally made products including artisanal breads, pastas, sausages, gourmet olive oils and delectable sweets.  Cal the box office for ticket information.

CONNfection Event Connecticut Food, Wine & Craft Beer Showcase

03/09/2016

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

The Palace Theater and Waterbury Neighborhood Council present the return of their third CONNfection event, a showcase featuring Connecticut made food, wine and craft beer, on Wednesday, Mar. 9, from 5:30p.m. – 8:30p.m. at the Palace Theater in Waterbury. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased by phone at 203-346-2000, online or in person at the Box Office, 100 East Main St. in Waterbury. CONNfection attendees will have the delight of sampling some of the best locally sourced products that Connecticut has to offer, including pastas, sausages, artisanal breads, gourmet olive oils, smoked cheeses, specialty condiments, cookies, chocolates, cupcakes and more. Guests will also have the opportunity to sample an array of craft beers and fine wines from a variety of local breweries and vineyards.

Flanders Nature Center "Art and Animals" Class Series

03/09/2016

5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-3711.

7-9 pm. Artists with all level of talent, from beginner to professional are invited to study with Melody Asbury, a talented lifelong painter and sought-after animal portraitist. Students working in all mediums will create art inspired by the animals that share our world. Ms. Asbury will share tips and secrets to create realistic details of feathers and fur, suggestion for usage of light and shadow in compositions and guide each artist to refine their own unique and personal style. Focus on Birds.

Morris Historical Museum Hosts Coloring and Tea for Adults

03/09/2016

12 South Street, Morris, CT 06763. Phone: 860-567-1776.

Morris Historical Society Museum hosts Coloring and Tea for Adults in the Aline Brothier Morris Reading Room--Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation — adult coloring books! Studies show coloring can have a calming effect on the adult mind and helps promote overall wellness. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils and gel pens will be provided. Join us from 4:30–6:00 pm.

American Clock & Watch Museum Hosts Wine Glass and Beer Stein Painting Class--Bristol

03/10/2016

100 Maple St., Bristol, CT 06010. Phone: 860-583-6070.

The Art Truck will be at the American Clock & Watch Museum on Thursday, March 10th from 6:00-7:30 p.m. for a special wine glass and beer stein painting night. The fee is $35 and includes all materials (wine glass or beer stein, paints, brushes, etc.), wine, and cheese. The wine glass painting class held at the museum this time last year sold out quickly! To reserve your spot, call 860-278-6864 or register at thearttruck.com.

Barkhamsted Historical Society Program: Land Management Practices of Metropolitan District Commission

03/11/2016

109 West River Rd., Pleasant Valley, CT 06063. Phone: 860-738-1152.

Barkhamsted Historical Society will present a program on the Metropolitan District commission and its land management practices on Friday, March 11,2 016 at 7PM at the Barkhamsted Senior Center in Pleasant Valley.  The program is free and open to the public.