Children's Summer Series

07/23/2008 to 07/23/2008

7 South Street, Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 8605674501. Fax: 8605673565.

"Chimneyside Tales" 11am to Noon at the Tapping Reeve House Tom Hanford returns to Litchfield to perform: "The Good Old Colony Days-Songs and Stories of Old New England." Admission is free; donations are appreciated. Rain location-St. Michael's Community House.

Watertown Summer 2008 Concert Series

07/23/2008 to 07/23/2008

Veteran's Memorial Park, 570 Nova Scotia Hill Rd., Watertown, 06795. Phone: 860-945-5272.

Watertown Recreation Department presents Summer 2008 Concert Series featuring "T-Bone" band on Wednesday, July 23 at 7PM at Veteran's Memorial Park. In the event of inclement weather call 860-945-5272. Concerts are free.

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES-LITCHFIELD

07/23/2008 to 07/23/2008

Litchfield Green, Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-7569.

On the Green, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: (860) 567-7569. Wednesday nights on the Litchfield Green from 7-9 PM featuring E2 (Eagle's Tribute Band). Rain location: Listen to WZBG 97.3 for location.

Quiet Days -- Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

07/23/2008 to 07/27/2008

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

Spend quiet days for prayer, reflection and renewal. Walk Wisdom House's seven-circuit labyrinth or relax by the pool. Spiritual direction available. 5 pm Wednesday to 1 pm Sunday Fee: $60 per day. Meals included.

Hot Tamales Brass Band coming to Family Night on The Green

07/24/2008 to 07/24/2008

On The CityCenter Danbury Green, Phone: 203.792.1711.

The Hot Tamale Brass Band creates an exciting musical excursion into New Orleans, land of colorful Mardi Gras parades, Dixieland Jazz and Second Line traditions. Hailing from Boston, this band has played at venues ranging from the clubs in Boston, various parades, and their pre-game show every home game at Fenway Park. The 6:30PM concert is free and the public is encouraged to bring a blanket and a picnic or take out from the many downtown restaurants. You may also rent chairs at the Green if you would like. Ample parking is available at the Patriot Garage.

Subrosa- Safe To Swim Weekend

07/25/2008 to 07/26/2008

On The CityCenter Danbury Green, Phone: 203.792.1711.

Safe to Swim weekend � 2 days of Independent Music on 2 outdoor stages on the Danbury CityCenter Green. Presenting over 40 Artists including: Earl Greyhound, G�Nu Fuz, A Love Like Pi, Mathematicians, Civil Twilight, Sarianna and The Swell, Aloke, Township, and Many More!! The 7:30PM concert is free and the public is encouraged to bring a blanket and a picnic or take out from the many downtown restaurants. You may also rent chairs at the Green if you would like. Ample parking is available at the Patriot Garage.

Yale Summer School of Music--Norfolk--Schubert's Death and the Maiden

07/26/2008 to 07/26/2008

Battell Stoeckel Estate, Rtes 44 and 272, Norfolk, 06058. Phone: 860-542-3000.

On Saturday at 8PM an unquestioned masterpiece of the chamber music literature, performed by the acclaimed Keller Quartet. Concert attire is casual. Pre-concert picnicking and strolling the grounds are welcome. The Music Shed is fully enclosed. Parking is free and adjacent to the concert hall. Call for further information.

Dinner and Dancing at Winvian - Hosted by Mattatuck Museum

07/26/2008 to 07/26/2008

Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, 06702. Phone: 203-753-0381.

If you've been wanting to experience the delights of Winvian, mark your calendars for July 26, 2008 when the Mattatuck Museum will host a mid-summer's evening of dinner and dancing in this enchanted location. Winvian is a quiet country getaway in the idyllic Northwest corner - perfect for an evening of relaxing summer fun! For more information call 203-753-0381 ext. 10. Where and When Winvian, Morris, Connecticut July 26, 2008 7:00 pm - Midnight

Drumming at the Labyrinth -- Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

07/26/2008 to 07/26/2008

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

Enjoy a morning of drumming at Wisdom House's seven circuit outdoor labyrinth with master drummer, John Marshall. This pastoral setting will make it easy to be united with nature and each other. Bring a cushion, blanket, or folding chair and drum, if you have one. John Marshall performs on concert stages, in radio, on television and in film. His music has been featured on NPR's "All Things Considered," PBS television and the BBC. His website is www. marshalldrum.com. Saturday, 9:30 am to noon. Fee: $25 (adults), $10 (children under 12)

Summer Fun Events

07/29/2008 to 07/29/2008

7 South Street, Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 8605674501. Fax: 8605673565.

Summer Fun Events at the Tapping Reeve House 9:30-11:30am Ages 7-10 Discover mourning customs of the early 1800's. Create a mourning picture and brooch. Take a special tour of the East Cemetery in Litchfield. Fee per session: $10 members; $15 non-members. Registration Required. Call 860-567-4501.