All Mozart Concert--Danbury Music Centre

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

St. James Church, West Street, Danbury, Phone: 203-748-1716.

On Saturday, May 10, 2008 at 8PM at St. James Church, West Street, Danbury the Danbury Music Centre will hold a performance of the 75 voice Danbury Concert Chorus and the 50 piece Danbury Symphony Orchestra featuring an All Mozart concert. Joining the chorus and orchestra will be soloists Kerry Ryer-Parke, soprano, Kirsten Sollek, mezzo-soprano, James Ruff, tenor and Keith Kibler, bass. The performance is Free and made possible thanks to a major funding from Toni K. and John Pepe and Margaret Imbro. Further information call the Danbury Music Centre--203-748-1716 or email:

Mother's Day at Carousel Museum of New England

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

95 Riverside Ave., Rte. 72, from exit I-84E, take exit 31 (Rt. 229 West St) to Rte. 72, Bristol, 06010. Phone: 860-585-5411.

Carousel Museum of New England,12:00 noon to 5:00 P.M. You are invited to bring Mom to visit the Carousel Museum today at 1/2 price or receive a 1/2 price ride on the Bushnell Park Carousel. Mothers must be accompanied by a child. Call 860-585-5411.

Danbury Concert Chorus and Danbury Symphony Orchestra

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

Phone: 203-748-1716..

St. James Church, 25 West St., 8 p.m. Free.

4th Annual Kids Vids Film Festival - Torrington

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

Artwell Gallery and Community Arts Center, 19 Water St., Torrington, 06790. Phone: 860-482-5122.

Film festival for film/video makers 18 and under. Includes the finest productions from future Speilbergs. Noon-3. Free.

Sleeping Beauty - Part of the Pepsi ChildrenÂ’s Series

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

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

Performance Date: 2:00 pm Charles Perrault's fairy tale classic comes to life in American Family Theater�s performance of "Sleeping Beauty." Watch the story unfold before your eyes as the evil fairy casts a spell on a beautiful princess whose spell can only be broken by a prince with a little help from three good fairies. Box Office Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5pm EST Sat 12pm - 4pm EST

An Introduction to Flower Essences

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

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

Join Connecticut Herbalist and Flower Essence Practitioner, Lupo Connell on Saturday, May 10, 2008 at 1:00 pm for an introductory workshop on the splendid world of Flower Essences. Flower essences are dilute extracts of various types of flowers that are used to help alleviate negative emotional states that may contribute to illness or hinder personal growth. Lupo will discuss the history of flower essences, how flower essences work in the body and the use of flower essence therapy for people, pets and plants. Participants will receive free literature and samples.

$15/ $12 IAIS Members and CT Educators may earn 0.15 CEU�s

Haight-Brown Vineyard Hosts 5K Race-Litchfield

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

Litchfield Parks and Recreation, PO Box 12, Bantam, 06750.

On Saturday, May 10, 2008 the Haight-Brown Vineyards and Winery will host a 5K Run--one of the most challenging cross country races in Connecticut. Race Time: 10AM, Registration: 9AM, Fee: $15 before May 3, 2008--$20 race day. The race is sponsored by the Litchfield Parks and Recreation Department. Age groups: 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59,and 60 and over. Free Fun Run for kids. After the race, all invited to tour the vineyard and winery on Chestnut Hill, Litchfield. Registration form available by writing: Litchfield Parks and Recreation, PO Box 12, Bantam, CT 06750.

New Milford Fitness Day

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

Phone: (860) 354-9191.

On Saturday, there will be New Milford Fitness Day organized by Wallie Jahn, owner of Road and Track Sports in New Milford, sponsored by the New Milford Chamber of Commerce from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. The location will be at Young's Field. Fitness related business will be there. Free Blood Pressure and cholesterol screening. Stop smoking programs. There will be a 1 and 2 mile fitness walk. Several guest speakers will discuss their experiences with going from being out of shape to eating healthier and getting into shape. For more information, please call.

Opening Weekend, Lake Compounce Theme Park

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

Lake Compounce Theme Park, Bristol, CT 06010. Phone: (860) 583-3300. Lake Compounce Theme Park, 822 Lake Ave., Bristol, CT 06010. New England's Family Theme park opens its gates for the 162nd year. The park will be open daily 11-8pm.

WSO presents Leroy Anderson Centennial Pops Celebration - Palace Theater

05/10/2008 to 05/10/2008

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

Saturday, May 10 - 8:15pm The Waterbury Symphony Orchestra hosts the community celebration of the legendary pops composer, Leroy Anderson. Mr. Anderson lived in Woodbury, CT, and was often referred to as "a craftsman of genius" in reference to his legendary pops compositions, including Sleigh Ride, Buglar's Holiday, and Blue Tango. The concert features Simon Tedeschi performing Anderson's Piano Concerto, and other favorites like Sandpaper Ballet, Blue Tango, and Buglar's Holiday. Tickets: $75/ $50/ $30/ $20 - Students: $10