Sharon Summer Concert Series Hosts Last Good Bender Band


Town Green, Sharon, CT 06069. Phone: 860-364-1400.

Sharon Summer Concert Series continues with Last Good Bender Band on July 9, 2014 on the Town Green from 6 to 8PM.  Concert goers are encouraged to bring picnic dinners. 

Experiences of Emerging Church — Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

07/09/2014 to 07/09/2014

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

Facilitator: Peggy Richard

To register:

Donation: $5

Program repeated on Saturday July 12th (10 am -noon)

Torrington Public Library Lecture: Sinking of Titanic


12 Daycoeton Place, Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-489-6684.

The Historic Headlines Lecture Series will present a lecture "Sinking the Titanic" on July 10, 2014 at 6:30PM at the Torrington Public Library. Learn about the historic Titanic and trace the ship from conception to sinking in this program. The event is free but registration is required by July 1.  Call or email.  

Brookfield Theatre for the Arts Presents Next to Normal

07/11/2014 to 07/26/2014

182 Whisconier Rd., Brookfield, CT 06804. Phone: 203-775-0023.

The Brookfield Theatre presents Next to Normal now through July 26, 2014.  The play features a six person cast.  The show is directed by Michael Burnett.  Check the website for further information.

Shepaug Valley School Auditorium - ASAP's Summer Theatre Intensive Campers present "Epic Proportions"


159 South St., Washington, CT Phone: 917-576-7780.

Friday, July 11 at 7:00pm, Shepaug Valley School Auditorium.   Set in the 1930s, two brothers Benny and Phil, go to the Arizona desert to work as  part of the 3400 extras hired for the epic film Exeunt Omnes, directed by the mysteriously reclusive D.W. DeWitt. After a wild and unforeseen series events everything begins to fall apart, with Phil finding himself behind the cameras as the film's director, and Benny in a starring role. The two fall in love with Louise, leading to a brother vs. brother rivalry typical of epic movies. for more info.

Palace Theatre Summer Tours


100 East Main St., Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-346-2000 .

11 a.m - 12:15 In addition to the standard tours, which take place from 11am – 12:15pm on the first Friday of every month, the Palace is also offering weekend tours on select Saturdays afternoons, as well as 45-minute, kid-friendly excursions during the week. In addition to exploring the theater, Poli Club and lobby spaces, patrons will also have the opportunity to walk across the stage; visit the star dressing rooms, wardrobe areas and wig room; and view the venue's hidden, backstage murals - artwork stenciled, painted and signed on the theater's walls by past performers and Broadway touring companies. Due to the tours' increasing popularity, reservations are now required in advance. Each tour is $5.00 per person and single tickets for individuals or groups of 10 or less can be purchased online at Larger groups are asked to contact the Box Office at 203-346-2000 to book their reservations. A special boxed lunch and tour package prepared by Riverhouse Catering is also available for groups of 15 or more and cost $17per person. Reservations for the lunch package need to be made at least three days in advance of the desired tour date.

Naugatuck Historical Society - Colette’s Crafts– Pasta Pretties


195 Water Street, Naugatuck, CT Phone: 203 729 9039 .

Friday, July 11, 11am. $2 a person or $5 a family. Call 203 729 9039 or email:

Danbury Concerts on the Green

07/11/2014 to 07/12/2014

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

7 p.m. - Free. Suggestion Donation of $2 per person; $5 per family 7/11 -Eugene Dobbs & the NuCullers; 7/12 Back to the Garden 1969

Mattatuck Museum Lecture Series "The Way We Worked" Hosts Author Michael Lasser


144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 203-753-0381 Ext. 130.

On July 11, 2014 at 1PM at the Mattatuck Museum Author Michael Lasser will discuss his book, "America's Songs II: Songs from the 1890s to Post-War Years.  Free with regular admission.  BRASS members no charge.  Call for further information.

New Morning Market Workshop: Playful Warriors: Kids Yoga--Woodbury


129 Main St. North, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-4868.

On Friday, July 11, 2014 at Noon New Morning Marking will hold a workshop:  Playful Warriors: Kids Yoga--ages 4-7 with Gabriele Davis, Yoga Instructor.  Fun poses and games celebrate the plants that grow there and the animals and insects that love to visit the yoga garden.  Parents are welcome to stay.  Please bring your own yoga mat.  Tickets $5.