2015 Connecticut Trail Weekend--Hike at White Memorial Foundation--Litchfield

06/06/2015

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

On Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 10AM to 3PM White Memorial Foundation will offer a hike of trails which define the foundation.  Wear sturdy boots.  Distance: 4 miles.  Meet in front of the A.B. Ceder Room at The  Museum at the White Memorial Conservation Center at 80 Whitehall Road.  Rain or shine.  Pre-registration is not necessary.  Call for further information.

Ansonia Nature Center Celebrates CT Trails Day

06/06/2015

10 Deerfield Lane, Ansonia, CT 06401. Phone: 203-736-1053.

CT TRAILS DAY – Sat. June 6, 2015 at  9 am. Join Nature Center director Alison Rubelmann, an avid hiker and nature buff, for this morning walk. Discover the flora and fauna of our typical New England woodland. This moderate hike will also visit the settlement of the Paugasucks. Bring water and a snack. Please wear sturdy shoes. Suitable for older children and adults. FREE; call to register. Call us for more information.

15th Annual Tag Sale Hosted by Kellogg School --Falls Vilage

06/06/2015 to 06/07/2015

Rt. 126, Falls Village, CT 06031.

TIME TO DECLUTTER - SPRING CLEANING DISCARDS WANTED FOR 15 th Annual TAG SALE HOSTED BY KELLOGG SCHOOL AND FALLS VILLAGE DAY CARE, June 6th and 7, 2015.  Friends of Lee Kellogg School (FOLKS) and the Falls Village Day Care Center ask that while people do their spring cleaning and decluttering, they help both local organizations by donating their usable items for a colossal cooperative tag sale to be held on the weekend of June 6th and 7th at Lee H. Kellogg School in Falls Village. Donated items, large and small, clean and in good working order, can be dropped off at Kellogg School (on Rt. 126/Main Street) Thursday, June 4th and Friday, June 5th from 3:30 to 5:30p.m. The Tag Sale will be open for early birds from 7am-9am on Sat. June 6th with a $5 admission. It will then run from 9am-3pm on Saturday and 9am-5pm on Sunday, June 7th, 1/2 price on all remaining items.

Litchfield Historical Society Walking Tour--The Beecher Family

06/06/2015

7 South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4501.

On Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 10AM the Litchfield Histprical Society will tour The Beecher Family. Join us for a tour to some of the sites related to the (in)famous Beecher family, residents of Litchfield from 1810 to 1826. From the Congregational Church where Lyman served as minister to the sidewalks of North Street where Henry pulled pranks, participants will get to see the town through the Beechers' eyes. During each tour, a museum educator or guest tour guide offers participants a new way to look at their surroundings with themed walks through Litchfield's history. Each tour lasts about an hour—make sure to bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable shoes!This program is free for members and $10 for non-members; registration is required 

White Flower Farm Workshop: Hydrangeas: Old-Time Favorites & New Arrivals--Litchfield

06/06/2015

Route 63, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8789.

On Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10 a.m. a workshop: Hydrangeas: Old-Time Favorites & New Arrivals. For carefree, long-lasting color in your garden, it's hard to beat Hydrangeas. Join us for an informative talk about the different varieties, new breeding breakthroughs, and proper care. Free. Registration recommended.  Registration required.

White Memorial Conservation Center Open House in Celebration of Connecticut Trail Day!--Litchfield

06/06/2015

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

White Memorial Conservation Center will hold an Open House on Saturday, June 6, 2015 to celebrate Connecticut Trail Day!  Free admission 9AM to 5PM.  Come hike the peaks of White Memorial with Gerri Griswold from 10-3PM.  Call for meeting location.

Moondance at The Palace Danbury

06/06/2015

165 Main Street, Danbury, CT Phone: (203) 794-9944.

8 pm. It's a marvelous night for MOONDANCE, the ultimate Van Morrison Tribute Concert! This incredible show captures the Van Morrison experience like no other. You'll hear clasic hits like: Brown Eyed Girl, Moondance, Domino, Tupelo Honey, It Stoned Me, Wild Night, Into The Mystic and the list goes on. This show is packed with one Van Morrison hit after the next!

Litchfield History Museum - Walking Tour - Litchfield

06/06/2015

Corner of East & South St., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4501.

The Litchfield Historical Society’s annual slate of walking tours begins on Saturday, June 6 at 10:00 am. During the tour, a museum educator or guest tour guide offers participants a new way to look at their surroundings with themed walks through Litchfield’s history. Each tour lasts about an hour—make sure to bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable shoes! Walking Tour 10:00 am Meet at Litchfield History Museum. Age(s): All.  Fee: Free to members; $10 non-members Registration: Yes, email registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org. Visit the website for more information,.

Scoville Memorial Library - Scoville Film Society, Modern Times

06/07/2015

38 Main Street, Salisbury, CT Phone: 860.435.2838.

Scoville Film Society, Modern Times. (1936) Charlie Chaplin acts, directs, writes, and is responsible for the musical score including the song "Smile" in this mostly silent film. This masterpiece has even greater relevance today in the computer age: in Chaplin's time it was man versus conveyer belt machine. Enjoy his genius.
 

St. Paul's Church Hosts Stroll Throuh Brush Hill Gardens--Washington, CT

06/07/2015

Min St., Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-888-7013.

St. Paul's Church in Woodbury is hosting a late afternoon stroll through Brush Hill Gardens in Washington, CT on Sunday, June 7, 2015 from 4:30Pm to 7:30PM.  Exquisitely designed gardens, water features and statuary will be accompanied by bite-size refreshments.  Cost $25 per person.