Naugatuck Teen Theater Pesents ?Guys and Dolls

11/07/2015 to 11/15/2015

210 Church St., Naugatuck, CT 06770.

Guys and Dolls will be presented by Naugatuck Teen Theater at 8PM November 7, 2015; 2PM November 8 ;8 pm November 13 and 14 at 2PM  November 15 at St. Michael Church.  Tickets are $15, $5 for students at the door and $12 at naugatuckteentheater.com or at NTT's Facebook page.

Litchfield Historical Society Hosts Free Family Day

11/07/2015

7 South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8030.

Join the Litchfield Historical Society for a Family Day on Saturday, November 7 from 1-5 p.m. Stop by our museums for free admission, historic games, and Thanksgiving-themed crafts! Listen to a story about the history of Thanksgiving and collect some holiday recipes from Litchfield residents. This event is free. No registration necessary.

Scoville Memorial Library Program: The Historic Inns and Taverns of Salisbury by David Bayersdorfer--Salisbury

11/07/2015

38 Main St., Salisbury, CT 06068. Phone: 860-435-2838.

Saturday, November 7, 4:00PM at the Scoville Library a Program:  The Historic Inns and Taverns of Salisbury by David Bayersdorfer. Presented by the Salisbury Association Historical Society in collaboration with the Scoville Memorial Library. Join historian and teacher David Bayersdorfer as he presents the images and stories related to the inns and taverns of Salisbury. Bayersdorfer honors the research of the late Dean Hammond.

Warner Theatre Presents Nice Work If You Can Get It--Torrington

11/07/2015 to 11/15/2015

Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-489-7180.

The Warner Stage Company's opens its 2015-16 Main Stage Musical season with a new, lighthearted musical comedy, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, November 7-15, 2015. Get ready for this 1920s-era feel-good musical, complete with extravagant dance numbers, glittering costumes and an unlikely love story between a wealthy playboy and a rough and tumble lady bootlegger. This sparkling, madcap tale combines laughter, romance and high-stepping Broadway magic for an evening bursting with girls and glamour, set against a backdrop featuring the glorious classic songs of Gershwin. Check the website for further information.

Morris Land Trust Hosts Annual Wine and Beer Tasting--Bantam

11/07/2015

92 Doyle Rd., Bantam, CT 06750.

On Saturday, November 7, 2015 from 5 to 8PM the Morris Land Trust will host the Annual Wine & Beer Tasting at the Bantam Firehouse.  Fabulous Live Auction and Silent Auction.  $30 pre and $35 at the door.  Call for further information.

Gunn Memorial Library Program: Brass Valley: Ambassador William H. Luers--The Challenge Ahead with Iran--Washington, CT

11/07/2015

5 Wykeham Rd., Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7586.

Ambassador William H. Luers--"The Challenge Ahead with Iran: Implementing and Verifying the Nuclear Agreement"
Saturday, November 7, 11am--in the Wykeham Room. Ambassador William H. Luers is the Director of The Iran Project and an adjunct professor at Columbia University. He was President of the United Nations Association of the USA (1999-2009) and President of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC (1986-1999). Prior to his move to New York, Luers had a 31-year career in the Foreign Service. He served as US Ambassador to Czechoslovakia (1983-1986) and Venezuela (1978-1982), and held numerous posts in Italy, Germany, the Soviet Union, and in the Department of State. An adjunct at several universities including Columbia, he was also the director's visitor at Princeton's Institute for Advanced Studies in 1982-1983. Ambassador Luers is an active member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He and his wife Wendy have a home in Washington, CT. A reception will follow the presentation. Registration is requested.

New England Carousel Museum Holds- A Musical Extravaganza: Ken Ferris & Friends--Bristol

11/07/2015

95 Riverside Avenue, Bristol, CT 06010. Phone: 860-585-5411.

A musical extravaganza is being planned by Ken Ferris & Friends to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the New England Carousel Museum as a non-profit, educational organization in the Greater Bristol Community. The 2015 ACE Awards event, being held on Saturday, November 7, 2015 will be the backdrop for this extravaganza. The ACE Awards which stands for Art, Culture, and Entertainment, was created by the Carousel Museum in 2007 to honor people and organizations in Greater Bristol for their contribution to the arts. This year's recipients, Rick Fitzsimons and Mark Mazzarella and our guests, will be serenaded by an impressive list of musical notables from our community and beyond. As a special tribute to the New England Carousel Museum, Ken Ferris & Friends will perform this year at the ACE Awards. In addition to Ken Ferris, we will also be entertained by Richard Guerriere, Patricia Gray, Mary Lynn Gagnon, Caleigh Lozito, Maria Salice, Kim Hazelton, Tony Dipetro, and Jordon Boss, accompanied by Sally Kish, Stacy Cahoon. Richard Theriault, and Greg Caputo. Call for ticket information. 

Burnham Libruary Program: Meet a Local Author: Bridget Buchheit Carney--Bridgewater

11/07/2015

62 Main Street South, Bridgewater, CT 06752. Phone: 860-354-6937.

Meet a Local Author: Brigid Buchheit Carney--Saturday, November 7th at 10:00. Bridgewater resident, Brigid Buchheit Carney, will read from her new children's series The Jake House: Tent Fire. The first book of the series, tells the story of Sean O'Sullivan as told by him to his granddaughter Jackie, as they go back in time to his first days as a New Haven Firefighter in 1896. No registration is required. All are welcome!

Danbury Railway Museum Hosts Military Appreciation Day

11/07/2015

120 White St., Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 203-778-8337.

Military Appreciation Day at the Danbury Railway Museum. On Saturday, November 7, the Danbury Railway Museum will honor all past and present military personnel, and their families, with free Railyard Local train rides. An appropriate ID is required. The museum at 120 White Street is open from 10am to 4pm with train rides every hour from 10:30 to 2:30. The "Railyard Local" – a short train ride in a 1920's passenger coach or a vintage caboose pulled by a vintage, first-generation diesel-electric
locomotive – will take visitors through the historic rail yard and past over 60 vintage railroad cars and locomotives, including a Boston & Maine steam locomotive built in 1907.

Brookfield Historical Society's Annual Crafts Festival

11/07/2015

West Whisconier Rd., Brookfield, CT 06804. Phone: 203-740-8140.

Brookfield Historical Society's Annual Crafts Festival to Take Place November 7, 2015. Date and Time of Event: Saturday, November 7, 2015 9AM - 3 PM. Location: Whisconier Middle School, Brookfield, Connecticut.  The event will be held on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at the Whisconier Middle School gymnasiums located on West Whisconier Road off of Route 25 in Brookfield. The scheduled time is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More than sixty juried vendors will have items on sale during the much anticipated event.Admission for adults is $5 or $4 with a coupon that will appear in the Danbury regional papers and on the Brookfield Historical Society Web Page. Children 12 and under enter free.