Woodbury Easter Egg Hunt @ Hollow Park

04/08/2017

Hollow Road, Woodbury, CT

Wear your prettiest or funniest spring bonnet and come join the Easter Bunny at The Hollow! Take your child's photo before or after they race to fill their basket with chocolate eggs hidden in the park! This is lots of fun for children up to 10 years old. Easter Bunny will arrive at 9:30am Egg Hunt starts - Exactly at 10:00am! Donations of toiletries for the WOODBURY FOOD BANK will be collected. This event will happen rain or shine!

Infinity Hall - RYAN MONTBLEAU BAND

04/08/2017

20 Greenwoods Rd W, Norfolk, CT Phone: 866-666-6306.

8 pm  One of the fastest rising stars on the scene, Ryan Montbleau brings his funky and outrageously good band back to Infinity Hall for a spring night get down and boogie ball. If you've yet to experience the Ryan and his band, you need to...and if you're already aware, then we'll see here 'cause we know there's no way you'll miss this show. Be ready for one very fun night out.

Ansonia Nature Center ANSONIA COMMUNITY ORGANIC GARDENERS

04/09/2017

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

10 am . Have you always wanted to grow your vegetables but don't have enough property or sun in your yard for a garden? No worries; the Nature Center has plenty of fertile spots in full sun just for you. Sign up for your own garden plot with ACOG President Pat Evans. We will meet at the visitor center and walk to the organic gardens.

Gunn Library Classical Piano Concert w/ Donald Alfano

04/09/2017

5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-7586 .

2-3 pm. Pianist Donald Alfano will perform an intriguing recital of music. Alfano's performance with commentary will consist of a variety of works for piano some of which are well known, and others more obscure but are drawn from the best composers for the piano. The program will include Three Sonatas by Domenico Scarlatti, Two pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach transcribed for piano by Harriet Cohen, Piano Sonata in D major by Franz Jos. Haydn, Frederic Chopin's Polonaise in F # minor, Three pieces from Sergei Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, and The Engulfed Cathedral and L'isle Joyesue by Claude Debussy. For more information visit: donaldalfanopianistandteacher.com

New England Carousel Museum Museum Family Sunday Tissue Paper Flowers

04/09/2017

95 Riverside Ave., Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411.

12 noon - 4 pm. This monthly event features a children's craft activity that changes each month. This month we are making Tissue Paper Flowers! Make a beautiful spring bouquet to enjoy all season long. Along with participating in our craft activity, visitors can tour the Museum and ride our carousel. This is a great way for families to spend the day together and make wonderful memories! Admission to Family Sunday is $6.00 for adults and $5.00 for children, and includes the price of the craft.

Holy Week @ Lourdes Shrine in Litchfield

04/09/2017 to 04/16/2017

50 Montford Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-1041.

Holy Week Celebrations will take place in the Grotto Chapel. SUNDAY, APRIL 9 – PALM SUNDAY MASS BEGINS AT 10:30AM THURSDAY, APRIL 13 – MASS OF THE LORD'S SUPPER AT 7:30PM FRIDAY, APRIL 14 – GOOD FRIDAY WAY OF THE CROSS AT 11:00AM, 12:15PM, AND 3PM CELEBRATION OF THE LORD'S PASSION AT 7:30PM SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH – VIGIL OF THE LORD'S RESURRECTION AT 8:00 PM SUNDAY, APRIL 16TH – EASTER SUNDAY MASS AT 10:30AM

Litchfield Historical Society - Lecture: Tallmadge Fact and Fiction

04/09/2017

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

3 pm. Join Rachel Smith, from the Office of the Connecticut State Historian at the University of Connecticut, as she explores facts and fictions from the AMC show TURN: Washington's Spies. Smith manages the "TURN to a Historian" blog, which is for people searching for historically-accurate information and analysis about the show. She also serves as a historical consultant and as an administrative editor for Common-place, an online academic journal of Early American History.Free for members; $5 for non-members

Karen Rossi Studios - Metal Flowers

04/09/2017

27 East Main St, Torrington, CT

Create aluminum flowers from flashing, electrical conduit, and wire. Learn to use Karen's hand tools to create cold attachments for multilayered pieces. Spray paint them at home for an extremely colorful touch to your garden. Please sign up to reserve your space Email us at karen@karenrossi.com or call 860-305-6579

New Milford Historical Society Collecting Buttons of Connecticut

04/09/2017

6 Aspetuck Ave., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-354-3069.

2:00 PM. Buttons are fascinating little objects. So utilitarian, yet so varied and beautiful, they just about beg to be collected. Come learn about the history of buttons made in Connecticut. Lecture by Laurin Martin and Rachel Mercurio. Cost: $5.00 Members: FREE

Railroad Museum of New England Easter Bunny Train

04/09/2017

242 East Main Street, Thomaston, CT Phone: 860-283-7245.

Departure Times: 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm. The Naugatuck Railroad will start running trains for 2017 season runs on April 9 and 15, from Thomaston Station along the restored Naugatuck River to Waterville, up into the beautiful Litchfield Hills to the Thomaston dam, and back to the station. The excursion is 17 miles and lasts about an hour and a quarter. Passengers collect their tickets in the 1881 classical late 19th century train station before boarding our 1920 antique coaches.