Saint John's Church Washington CT Hosts Concert Series--The Yale Russian Chorus

04/10/2016

78 Green Hill Rd., Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-2527.

2016 Concert Series at St. John's Church will feature on April 10, 2016 The Yale Russian Chorus.  They were the first American group to visit the Soviet Union as a private initiative touring the country in 1958 following the signing of an agreement on cultural exchange.  $35 per person.  Call for further information.

Ansonia Nature Center Program: Build Your Own Terrarium

04/10/2016

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

BUILD YOUR OWN TERRARIUM – Sun. Apr. 10, 2–4 pm. Sometimes you want to enjoy the benefits of a garden without having to mow, prune, and fertilize. Terrariums are popular thanks to their fuss-free maintenance, beauty, and minimal space requirements, making them good options for those who want to garden but lack outdoor space. Join us to create your very own terrarium. Bring a glass mason jar, glass bowl, or other cool glass container. We'll provide all other materials. FEE: $10 per terrarium.

5K Road Race Hosted by Region 1 Athletic Fund--

04/10/2016

246 Warren Turnpike Rd., Canaan, CT 06031.

Region 1 Athletic Fund will hold the second annual Falls Village Mountaineer 5K, a road race that gives back to Region 1 Student athletes, on April 10, 2016 at Housatonic Valley Regional High School.  The race begins at 10AM.  Registration and warm-up in the event of inclement weather.  Registration is $25. $20 early bird rate of $20 until April 1st.

Haight-Brown Vineyard Hosts Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing--Litchfield

04/10/2016

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4045.

Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing -  April 10, 2016. LIVE Music by Tom Burgess  2:00 - 5:00.  Check the website for further information and to reserve a space.

Art and Politics Forum at Wisdom House--Litchfield

04/10/2016

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

On Sunday, April 10, 2016 from 2 to 4PM at the Wisdom House an Art and Politics Forum and Exhibition Opening in the Marie Louise Trichet Gallery will be held.  Featured artist Susan Clinard will display Navigating the Human Landscape .  The Forum will listen to and interact with artists and legislators about the role of art in the "body politic".  Moderator Jack Gilpin.  Panelist feature Barry Blitt, Roberta B. Willis, Susan Clinard and Colin McEnroe.  $20 per person for Forum and Art Exhibition Reception. 

Pianist Margarita Nuller in Recital

04/10/2016

1 North Main St., Kent, CT

St. Andrew's "Music in the Nave" Concert Series is pleased to present internationally renouned pianist, Margarita Nuller in Recital on Sunday, April 10 at 4:00 PM in St. Andrew's Church in Kent, CT. Ms. Nuller trained at the world famous St. Pertersburg Conservatory in Russia and has given concerts throughout the world including at Carnegie Hall in NYC. She will playing St. Andrew's fully restored Steinway Parlor Grand piano in the recently renovated and accoustacially brilliant Nave of the church.

Wisdom House Hosts Art and Politics Forum--Litchfield

04/10/2016

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

On Sunday, April 10, 2016 from 2 to 4PM Wisdom House will host Art and Politics Forum.  Come to this forum and listen to and interact with artists and legislators about the role of art in the body politics.  Fee $20. 

Art and Politics Forum — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

04/10/2016 to 04/10/2016

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

The artist has been called “ein rutler” – the disturber- the one who stirs things up. What happens when artists stir up the status quo through their art? Just how free are we to do that? What is the role of government in support of the arts in society? Come to this forum and listen to and interact with artists and legislators about the role of art in the “body politic.”

Fee: $20 (reception included)

Moderator: Jack Gilpin, Actor; Panelists: Barry Blitt, Cartoonist and Illustrator for The New Yorker Magazine; Roberta B. Willis, CT State Representative; Susan Clinard, Artist; Colin McEnroe, NPR radio host.

Watertown Art League Hoss Free Watercolor Painting Demonstration by Artist Diane Klock

04/11/2016

40 DeForest St., Watertown, CT 06795. Phone: 203-574-2835.

On April 11, 2016 at 7PM at the First Congregational Church Hall the Watertown Art League will host a free watercolor painting demonstration by artist Diane Klock. 

Keeler Tavern Program: Currier & Ives--Ridgefield

04/11/2016

132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-438-5485.

AMERICAN HISTORY LECTURE SERIES--Announcing our new spring lecture series on a wide range of American history topics. Currier & Ives--Monday, April 11, 2016  at 7 PM. $10 ($5 Members). Join us for an in-depth look at the beautiful work of Currier & Ives with KTM President Joel Third.