Artist Talk at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Gallery

05/23/2010 to 05/23/2010

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300.

At 2 p.m. The Silo Gallery at Hunt Hill Farm will feature an Artist Talk by current exhibiting artists: Robert Alberetti - encaustic, collage, and oil painting; Brian Walters - sculpture- Salvage Series; Tony Zatzick - watercolor landscapes and Schaghticoke Middle School Art Students with Art Faculty member Trudy Cox. The current exhibition runs through June 20th. The gallery talk and all gallery exhibits are free and open to the public. Groups welcome. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wed. - Sat. Sunday Noon to 5 p.m. For more information contact Silo Gallery Director Valerie Culbertson.

Doctrine of Signatures Plant Walk

05/23/2010 to 05/23/2010

38 Curtis Road, Washington, 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.

If a plant oozes a blood red liquid, does that mean it can be used to treat blood disorders? If the rhizomes of Solomon�s Seal look like a spine, can it be used to promote a healthy back? According to the Doctrine of Signatures philosophy the answer is yes!

Join local herbalist and flower essence practitioner, Lupo Passero for a stroll through our healing plants garden. Lupo will focus on local medicinal plants and explore their uses through the doctrine of signatures. CT Educators may earn 0.2CEUs

Time: 1pm-3pm. Fee: $15 Adults; $12 IAIS Members

History Bites--Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden-Revelations Through Letters

05/27/2010 to 05/27/2010

First Church of Bethlehem, Bethlehem, Phone: 203-266-7596.

On Thursday, May 27, 2010 at Noon join Kristin Havill, site administrator of the Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden for a lecture Revelations Through Letters-- Discover the life and times of the Reverend Joseph Bellamy through an examination of his papers. The lecture will be held at First Church of Bethlehem. Bring lunch. Beverages and desserts are provided. Reservation requested but not required. Donation $2 per lecture.

Open Turret Days Military Museum of Southern New England

05/29/2010 to 05/31/2010

125 Park Avenue , I-84 ex.3, Danbury, CT 06010. Phone: 203-790-9277. On Saturday, May 29, 2010, Sunday May 30 and Monday May 31st Memorial Day the public is allowed to climb aboard and see what it was like to man a tank. Rubber-soled shoes are necessary to access our tanks and armored vehicles. Saturday, May 29, Sunday May 30 and Monday May 31st Memorial Day noon to 5 p.m. Cancelled if raining. Further information: 203-790-9277.

Barkhamsted Center School Open House

05/30/2010 to 05/30/2010

Barkhamsted Center School Rt.181, Barkhamsted, 06063. Phone: 860 738 1152.

The Barkhamsted Historical Society's one room schoolhouse,the old Center School on center Hill Rd.(Rt. 181) in Barkhamsted will be open to the public the last sun. of the month from May 30 to Oct. 31 from 1-4 P.M. It will also be open Sat. Sept. 18th in conjunction with the Riverton antiques show.Come and find out what school was like in "the old days".Ask questions, read books,play a game or try arithmetic on a slte! Free of charge!

Terryville Memorial Day Parade

05/31/2010 to 05/31/2010

Harwinton Avenue, Terryville, Phone: 860-583-4534, 860-283-8523 or 860-314-0859.

Assembly for the annual Terryville Memorial Day Parade on May 31, 2010 will be at 10AM at the main firehouse on Harwinton Avenue The parade step off at 10:30AM and proceed down Main Street to Veterans Park, where services will be held. Call for further information.