White Flower Farm Lectures Series: Easy Care Roses for the Home Garden "Roses 101"--Litchfield

06/07/2014

167 Litchfield Rd, Morris, CT 06763. Phone: 860-567-8789.

On Saturday, June 7, 2014 White Flower Farm's lecture series continues with Marci Martin of Windsor, CT:  Easy Care Roses for the Home Garden "Roses 101".  Talks begin at 10AM and are held in our lecture room at the top of the hill whee parking is available.  All lectures have a $15 fee and advance registration is preferred.  Check the website for further information.

Quassy Amusement Park - 10th Annual School Music Festival - Middlebury

06/07/2014

2132 Middlebury Road, Route 64, Middlebury, CT 06762. Phone: 203-758-2913. Fax: 203-598-7261.

10th Annual School Music Festival - Regional school bands and orchestras will perform during the afternoon at the Carousel Theatre stage.

Music Mountain--85th Anniversary Opening Concert--Falls Village

06/07/2014

Off Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 6:30PM Music Mountain's 85th Anniversary Opening Concert will be held.  All tickets:   $75 (includes a Voucher for any regularly priced 2014 concert).  Featuring:  Emerson String Quartet--6PM Wine-fest on the lawn for all ticket holders.  Check the website for further information.

Music Mountain 2014 Benefit Concert--Emerson String Quartet--Falls Village

06/07/2014

Off Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 6:30PM the Emerson String Quartet will perform a Benefit Concert at Music Mountain.  $75 (includes a complimentary voucher)).  Suggested music to be performed:  Haydn Quartet in G Minor, Opus 20 No. 3, Mendelssohn Quartet in F Minor, Opus 80 Schubert Quartet in D Minor and Death and the Maiden.  Check the website for further information.

Terryville Bike Swap & Car Show

06/08/2014

Town Hill Rd., Terryville, CT Phone: 860.589.4893.

The Terryville Lions Club annual Bike Swap & Car Show will be Sunday June 8, 2014 at the Terryville Fairgrounds. The event will run 7:00am - 2:00pm, with the Bike Show awards at 1:00pm. General admission is $5.00, and the show entry fee is $5.00 per entry. The Bike Show classes will include Best Harley, Best Chopper, Best Stock Bike, Best Custom Bike, Ugliest Bike, Best non-American Bike, and Best in Show. The Car Show will have ten classes.

Annual Chicken BBQ at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church --Harwinton

06/08/2014

Route 4/118, Harwinton, CT 06791. Phone: 860-485-1588.

On Sunday, June 8, 2014 from noon to 2PM Immaculate Heart of Mary will hold their annual Chicken BBQ.  The menu includes a half chicken, potato, corn on the cob, dessert and beverage.  Cost $12, $6 children under 12.  Takeout is available.  Call to set up order. 

Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden Workshop: Roses in the Ferriday Garden & Rose Care--Bethlehem

06/08/2014

9 Main St., Bethlehem, CT 06751. Phone: 203-266-7596.

On June 8, 2014 at the Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden a workshop entitled:  Roses in the Ferriday Garden & Rose Care will be held from 2-30:PM.  The workshop will be led by site horticulturist George McCleary.  $20 per person.  Reservations are recommended.  Check the website for further information.

McLaughlin Vineyards Sunday Wine Tasting -- Sandy Hook

06/08/2014

14 Albert's Hill Rd., Sandy Hook, CT 06482. Phone: 203-426-1533.

On Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 1-4PM at McLaughlin Vineyards a wine tasting with music by DueMotief.  Come join the fun.  Call to make a reservation.

Garden Conservancy's Open Days Program Features Ken Eisold's Garden--Ridgefield

06/08/2014

18 Chestnut Hill Rd., Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 888-842-2442.

The Garden Conservancy's Open Days Program is open to the public for self-guided tours to benefit the Garden Conservancy.  The garden of Ken Eisold's is an extensive garden on four acres is designed to enhance the features of the landscape, a large open field, a stream, and woodlands. The garden includes a perennial border, a woodland path with two rustic bridges, a shrub border, a grass garden, and a grove of conifers. A gazebo, pergola, several terraces, and a sculpture provide focal points. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission: $5.

Garden Conservancy's Open Days Program Features Garden of Ken and Margaret Uhle--Ridgefield

06/08/2014

54 Silver Spring Rd., Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 888-842-2442.

The Garden Conservancy's Open Days Program continues with the Garden of Ken and Margaret Uhle.  This one-acre garden has been designed in a woodland setting among large glacially-deposited rocks. A prominent feature of the garden is its man-made water feature consisting of a winding brook connecting two small lily ponds bordered with yellow and blue flag iris, rushes, and other marginal plants. Woodchip paths meander through the garden characterized by mature oak trees and more than 500 varieties of perennials, shrubs, and understory trees. In another location, a lawn area is surrounded by small groupings of bald cypress, dawn redwood, and a variety of flowering trees. This garden has been designed, installed, and maintained by the owner, a landscape architect, and is a good example of what can be accomplished on a relatively small property. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission: $5. 6/08/2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Fairfield County Open Day Garden of Ken and Margaret Uhle Ridgefield CT.