Annual Rhubarb Festival at White Silo Farm-Sherman

06/09/2012 to 06/10/2012

32 Route 37 East, Sherman, CT 06784. Phone: 860-355-0271.

On Saturday, June 9, 2012 and Sunday, June 10th from 12-5PM the White Silo Farm and Winery will hold a Rhubarb Festival. Rhubarb cobbler, Rhubarb compote, Rhubarb ice cream, and more made with our farm grown rhubarb. Call for further information.

10th Annual Mineral and Gem Swap and Sale At CT Antique Machinery Musuem--Kent


Route 7, Kent, CT 06757. Phone: 860-927-0050.

On Saturday, June 9, 2012 from 9AM to 4PM the 10th Annual Mineral and Gem Swap and Sale will be held at the Connecticut Antique Machinery Association Museum in Kent.  Jewelry, minerals, rocks, and fossils for sale and trade.  Tour the new exhibits of the mining museum.  Free  admission.

The Love of Eternal Wisdom — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

06/09/2012 to 06/09/2012

229 E. Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-3063.

A day of reflection based on a book by Rabbi Rami Shapiro on the contemplations of Saint Louis de Montfort. Presenter: Evelyn Eckhardt, DW. Fee: $40 (includes lunch). Non-refundable deposit: $15. Bring a friend for $25 payable with registration.

36th Annual Strawberry Festival - United Church of Christ, Southbury


283 Main St. North, Southbury, CT 06488. Phone: 203-264-8807.

On Sunday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., On the Green.  Along with strawberry shortcakes, grilled fare and live music, we have added freshly made kettle corn, chocolate dipped strawberry, and more activies for kids.  Enjoy the jazzy-folk music of Pierce Campbell. Admission is free.  For more information call or visit the website.

Leslie Keno of Antiques Roadshow at Gunn Museum--Washington, CT


On The Green, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7756.

Leslie Keno, one of the foremost experts in the field of antique arts and furniture, will present the lecture "Hidden Treasures" as part of the Gunn Museum's Stoneware Lecture Series on Sunday June 10th at 1pm in the Wykeham Room of the Library. Leslie will discuss his adventures in the antiques business and share some of his most memorable discoveries. Registration is required to attend this free program. Please call the Museum at 860-868-7756 to register. Seating is very limited and only those whose names are registered will be allowed to enter the lecture room. Registered patrons must be in their seats by 12:45pm.

Cinnamon Sky at McLaughlin Vineyards


14 Alberts Hill Road, Sandy Hook, CT

Tickets are $15 in advance or $18 at the door. Includes a wine tasting or a glass of wine. Children 1/2 price. Reservations can be made by calling 203.426.1533 or by visiting Picnics allowed. PLEASE no pets or outside alcohol.

Matthew Curtiss House Program: Garden Presentation/Open House--Newtown


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

On Sunday, June 10, 2012 from 12-4PM at the Matthew Curtiss House  a Garden presentation featuring Holly Kocet, Master Gardener and Designer of our new garden will help us celebrate its one year birthday.  Holly will be available to discuss why certain plants were included, or excluded, and which plants Matthew Curtiss may have had in his garden.

Heritage Village Concert Society Features Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players--Southbury


11 Heritage Way, Southbury, CT 06488.

On Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 3PM the Performing Arts Center-Concert Society at Heritage Village will hold its final concert of the series featuring Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players.  The Players are standing members of high professional acclaim, and also atract special guest artists.  This extraordinary group is a living tribute to the orchestra's founder and conductor, Jens Nygaard.  Tickets: $15 and may be purchased at the Heritage Village Activities Desk.

“Hidden Treasurers” with Leslie Keno of Antiques Road Show and Sotheby's - Lecture series held monthly in the Wykeham Room of the Gunn Library:


5 Wykeham Road, Rte. 47, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7756.

Sunday June 10 at 1pm “Hidden Treasurers” with Leslie Keno of Antiques Road Show and Sotheby’s. All of our programs are free and open to the public. Registration is recommended. View our website for more details about the programs.The exhibit is funded in part by a grant from The Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut, in collaboration with The Connecticut Humanities Council.  The Museum is open to the public Thursday through Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday from 12pm-4pm. Call the Museum or view website for more information.

Guided Labyrinth Walks — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

06/12/2012 to 06/12/2012

229 E. Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-3063.

A short introduction, a video and an opportunity to walk the seven-circuit outdoor labyrinth followed by reflection time. Donation: $5. PLEASE NOTE: Labyrinth walks will also be held at the same time on the following Tuesdays:  June 19th, July 17th, July 24th, August 7th, and August 14th.