Wolcott Historical Society's Annual Garden Tour


155 Nichols Rd, Wolcott, CT

Rain date July 14. 8 gardens. Price: $15 Tickets and map purchased day of tour at the Old Stone Schoolhouse,11:45 AM - 2:00 PM or purchase ticket earlier - call Flo Goodman at 203-879-9818.

Waterbury Symphony Orchestra Presents 24th Anniversary Picnic & Pops


Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-574-4283 .

The concert will be presented on Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 6 pm at Hollow Park in Woodbury. Please note that gates open at 4 pm for picnicking. Rain date is Sunday, July 14 at 6 pm. Tickets for the concert are $10 for adults, in advance and $15 at the gate. There are also a limited number of VIP tent seats available for $50. Children under 18 are free. To purchase tickets please call: 203-574-4283 or on the web. The program will include many favorites, including a 42nd Street Medley, Watch What Happens, The Nearness of You, Blue Moon, and Our Love Is Here To Stay featuring vocalist Chelsea Krombach. Ms. Krombach was the Broadway Understudy for Elphaba in the musical Wicked.

Hunt Hill Farm - It’s A Party - Apps for Everyone! With Chef Amanda Cushman


Upland Rd., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-355-0300.

Saturday, July 13, 6 to 9 p.m. With Chef Amanda Cushman In this popular class on appetizers you will dazzle your friends with a variety of the most popular recipes from Chef Amanda's catering business menu. Together we will make: Vegetable Samosas, Coconut Shrimp with Pineapple Scallion Dipping Sauce, Spicy Crab Cakes with Chipotle Mayonnaise, Hoisin-Ginger Pork Skewers with Mango Mayonnaise, Phyllo Parmesan Wrapped Asparagus, Filet of Beef on Shallot Crostini with Horseradish Cream. Full-participation. $90. per person. # of students:

Hollister House Garden Hosts Twilight in the Garden


300 Nettleton Hollow Road, Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-2200..

6 to 8 pm. In a remarkable setting of charming views in all directions and the company of like-minded gardeners and friends, Twilight in the Garden guests can enjoy the garden with a glass of wine and cheese and hors d'oeuvres. The Twilight in the Garden party is priced at $25 per person, or for HHG members at $20 person. Reservations must be made in advance either on the Special Events page of the website at www.hollisterhousegarden.org or by phone at 860-868-2200.

Danbury Concerts on the Green


Ives Street and National Place, Danbury, CT Phone: 203-792-1711.

Future Tense - 3X’s the Charm. All concerts free to the public. Opening act beings at 7 p.m.; main performer at 8 p.m.

Hickory Stick Bookshop Book SIgning with Mother Dolores Hart


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

Mother Dolores Hart will sign copies of her new book, The Ear of the Heart, at The Hickory Stick Bookshop on Saturday, July 13th at 2 pm. The Ear of the Heart, is published by Ignatius Press $24.95. This event is free and open to the public. If you are unable to attend this event, you may call to reserve a signed copy.

Float Your Boat Regatta--Bantam Lake--Morris


East Shore Road, Morris, CT 06763. Phone: 860-567-4608.

On July 13, 2013 with check in time from 8 to 9:30AM for the Float Your Boat Regatta sponsored by the Bantam Lake Protective Association.  This is the 1st Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta to be held at the Morris Town Beach.  Raindate:  Sunday, July 14th.  All Proceeds to benefit the Bantam Lake Protective Association.  Cardboard and construction materials are available at True Value Hardware.  Prizes awards and   will be given to the Crew of the Boat that Sinks in the Most Spectacular Fashion. 

Ives Concert Park - Tony Bennett


43 Lake Ave., Ext., Danbury, CT 06811.

Jul. 13 SUMMER CONCERT SERIES AT IVES CONCERT PARK - TONY BENNETT:  As part of the Summer Concert Series, Tony Bennett will perform at 8 p.m. at the Ives Concert Park on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. For tickets and information, visit www.ivesconcertpark.com/.

Beardsley and Memorial Library - Program: String Quartet Yale School of Music -


40 Munro Place, Winsted, CT Phone: 860-379-6043.

On July 13th, from 11 am. to 12:30 pm, the library will host a free string quartet performance by the Norfolk Chamber Festival from the Yale School of Music. Kelly's Kitchen and Monaco's of Winsted will provide complimentary lunch. Enjoy free music, food, and fellowship among Friends at the Beardsley and Memorial Library from 11 - 12:30 on Saturday, July 13th.



120 Litchfield Rd., Norfolk, CT Phone: 203-432-1966.

8 p.m. Franz Josef Haydn: String Quartet in A Major, Op 2, No. 1, Fritz Kreisler: String Quartet in a minor, Anton Bruckner: String Quintet in F Major, Artis Quartet, Ettore Causa (viola). For Tickets and Information: Concerts at: The Music Shed, 20 Litchfield Road (Rtes 44 & 272), Norfolk, CT Call: 203.432.1966 Email: norfolk@yale.edu Website: www.norfolkmusic.org Series Ticket Prices: $55 - $15; $10 Students (ages18-25), and KIDS COME FREE! Special Event Ticket Prices: The Tokyo String Quartet- The Last Concert $375 ($345 ltd view) - $225 ($175 ltd view) - $100 ($75 ltd view) - $45