Hickory Stick Bookshop

06/09/2013

2 Green Hill Road, Washington Depot, CT Phone: (860) 868-0525.

Shelly Frome to read and sign copies of Tinseltown Riff (Sunbury Press Inc. $16.95) on Sunday, June 9th from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at The Hickory Stick Bookshop in Washington CT.  Shelly Frome is a member of Mystery Writers of America, a professor of dramatic arts emeritus at the University of Connecticut, a former professional actor, and has written over twenty-five plays and novels. A frequent contributor of articles on all facets of creative writing and acting, Shelly appears in numerous periodicals including Southern Writers Magazine. He is also a film critic and contributor to writers' blogs and websites in the U.S. and the U.K. His fiction includes Twilight of the Drifter, The Twinning Murders, and Lilac Moon. His Hollywood crime caper Tinseltown Riff was released in March 2013.

Kent Singers Anniversary Chorus to Perform Haydn’s The Creation

06/09/2013

On the Green, New Milford, CT Phone: 860-619-8110.

The Kent Singers 40th Anniversary Chorus will perform Haydn's The Creation on Sunday, June 9 at 3 p.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church on the green in New Milford. Linda Burton is the soprano soloist, Jack Anthony Pott, tenor, and Marques Jerrell Ruff, bass, conducted by Matthew Travis and joined by a chamber ensemble from UConn. Tickets are $20. For further information, please contact the Kent Singers at P.O. Box 774, Kent, CT 06757.

Haigh-Brown Vineyards - An Evening with Wine and Words

06/13/2013

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4505.

Join us from 6 - 8:30 pm for a wonderful evening of Wine and Words.  You can choose two glasses of HBV wine and sample the cheeseboard while local author, Kourtney Heintz, introduces us to the main characters in her debut novel, The Six Train to Wisconsin. Basic Registration for the Event costs $25 and includes: your choice of two glasses of HBV wine to enjoy with a family cheeseboard and an entry for the door prize (valued at $163).  Take home your HBV glass at the end of the night! PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are taken with a credit card. Cancellations must occur 5 days prior to the event for full refund. Phone or email cancellations accepted. Cancellations after 5 days prior will result in full charge.

Gunn Memorial Library Hosts Photographer Rich Pomerantz -Washington, CT

06/13/2013

5 Wykeham Rd., Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7756.

On Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 6:30PM at the Gunn Memorial Library Photographer Rich Pomerantz will offer a program:  Cuba Trhough a Modern Lens.  Call to register.  All programs are free and open to the public.

Haight-Brown Vineyard - An Evening of Wine and Words

06/13/2013 to 06/13/2013

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860.567.4045.

Join us for a wonderful evening of Wine and Words at the Vineyard. You can choose two glasses of HBV wine and sample the cheeseboard while local author, Kourtney Heintz, introduces us to the main characters in her debut novel, The Six Train to Wisconsin. You can register on our website: Cost is $25 and includes: your choice of two glasses of HBV wine to enjoy with a family cheeseboard and an entry for the door prize. The night of the events tickets will be sold at the door for $30, and will only cover entry to the event + free wine glass. You will not be entered to win the door prize. Copies of The Six Train to Wisconsin will be available for purchase at the event for $13 (cash only please).

Haight-Brown Vineyards - The Boogie Boys

06/15/2013

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4045.

Saturday, June 15, 2013. The BOOGIE BOYS are back. Come and enjoy their music, have a glass of wine or two and compliment with one of our cheese platters.  They will be playing from 2 - 5 pm.

Haight-Brown Vineyards - Tapas Night

06/15/2013

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4045.

Tapas Night, Saturday, June 15, 2013. A fun, festive evening of Tapas-style appetizers and our Signature HBV wine.  Choose two glasses of wine to enjoy for the evening.  Take home your Haight-Brown glass at the end of the night!   It's a great evening out with friends.  $50 per person - 6:30 - 8:30 pm.

New England Carousel Museum - Chaparrals - Bristol

06/15/2013

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

The Chaparrals performingon Saturday, June 15th from 7:00 – 11:00 PM.  Admission is $12 per person – singles welcome.  Bring your own drink.  Snacks and set-ups are available for sale.  Pre-paid tables of 8 people may be reserved; walk-ins are welcome if there is space. The Chaparrals play country/soft rock/50’s & 60’s music that is enjoyed and danced to my many.  Bring a friend or come alone, either way you will enjoy a nice night out with good music and great people.   For more information or to make reservations, contact Ruth Stanley.

 

Haight-Brown Vineyards - Wine Cheese and Chocolate

06/15/2013

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4045.

Join us for our Wine, Cheese and Chocolate pairing class, featuring cheeses from USA, at 1pm or 3pm. $35 per person. It's educational, fun and lots of yummy wine and food. All HBV wine is paired with a cheese and or chocolate. HBV wine glass to take home! PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are taken with a credit card. Cancellations must occur 5 days prior to the event for full refund. Phone or email cancellations accepted. Cancellations after 5 days prior will result in full charge.

Litchfield Garden Club Hosts Flower Show/House Tour

06/15/2013

421 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0263.

On Saturday, June 15, 2013 the Litchfield Garden Club will hold a Garden Club of America Flower Show/House Tour to celebrate their 100th anniversary,"Celebrating the Past; Toasting the Future" –to which all are invited free of charge. The event will take place from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT. In conjunction with the Flower Show, a House & Garden Tour of five members' homes and their gardenswill take place to which tickets at $50 person are required. Check the website for further information.