Open House at Barkhamsted Center Schoolhouse

10/25/2009 to 10/25/2009

Route 181 near intersection of Day Rd, Barkhamsted, 06063. Phone: 860 738 1152.

Tthe Center Schoolhouse,Rt 181 in Barkhamsted,will be open for the last time this year Sunday Oct 25 from 1P.M. to 4 P.M.. The building is over 180 years old and is a holdover from the days when the town had up to 13 school districts.The Center School was located on what is now the western shore of Barkhamsted Reservoir and was moved and restored by BHS in 1980.Mike Day will be on hand to show you around and discuss textbooks and school life from over 100 years ago. Questions call:Noreen Watson 860 738-1152

Little Culinary House of Halloween Horrors at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Cooking School

10/25/2009 to 10/25/2009

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

From 11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. for ages 5-10. Your little monsters will have a fright of a time conjuring ghoulish delights with our own Assistant Cooking School Director, Nancy Stuart Ploch in this frightening hands-on class. (Full participation). Contact Cooking School Director, Chef Mary Kravec for more information. $50 per child.

The Delaney Lectures: William Butler Yeats, Love Comes In At the Ear

10/30/2009 to 10/30/2009

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

The second in a series of four weekly lectures on Irish literary figures, given by international best selling author and broadcaster Frank Delaney for the Litchfield County Writers Project of University of Connecticut, Torrington campus. Free and open to the public. Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Casagrande Interfaith Institute: A Change of Climate -- Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

10/30/2009 to 11/01/2009

229 E. Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-3163.

This year the theme will be "A Change of Climate." Presenters for the event include Lynn Stoddard, Miriam Therese Mac Gillis, OP, Andrea Cohen-Kiener, Yahya Michot, Lloyd M. Elm and Marie Chiodo, DW. Those interested are asked to contact Wisdom House for a separate brochure and registration information. Fees for the weekend include: Friday evening only (dinner) $30; Saturday only (includes meals) $110; Saturday evening only (includes dinner) $30; Full weekend, shared room, hall bath $185; Full weekend, private room, hall bath $225; Full weekend, private room with bath $255; Full weekend, commuter $155.

HALLOWEEN MASQUERADE

10/31/2009 to 10/31/2009

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

October 31 - 7:30pm HALLOWEEN MASQUERADE (door prize for best costume) Peter Ferreira, violin Timothy Alexandre Wallace, piano TICKETS: $25 single $40 for two Buy 4 @ $25, get one more free 860-482-6801