Heritage Village Concert Society Features Frederick Moyer, Piano


11 Heritage Way, Southbury, CT 06488.

On November 20. 2011 at 3PM the Performing Arts Center-Concert Sociiety will present Frederick Moyer, piano.  The performancee will take place at the Sarah Cooke Hall, Heritage Village.   This outstanding concert pianist has established a vital and unique career for twenty years.  Tickets: $15 and may be purchased at the Heritage Village Acitivities Desk.

Program on Letters Home to Seymour from the Civil War at The Seymour Historical Society


59 West St, Seymour, CT 06483. Phone: (203) 888-7471..

2:00 PM. Carolyn Ivanoff presents a program on letters sent home to Seymour by John H. Riggs of the 7th Connecticut Volunteers.

Connecticut Master Chorale Holiday Prelude Concert

11/20/2011 to 11/20/2011

St. Rose of Lima Church, 46 Main St., Newtown, CT 06470. Phone: 203-743-0473. Fax: 203-740-9533.

Tina Johns Heidrich, Conductor. Program features "Christmas Joy" by Stephen Chatman - plus a wide variety of festive music featuring brass ensemble, steel drums, multi-cultural works, New Orleans jazz, lullabies, and other seasonal selections - culminating in a rousing gospel number

David Humphreys House Hosts An Evening With Abraham Lincoln--Derby


49 Hollow Rd/, Derby, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-2855.

On Monday, November 10, 2011 at 5PM at Grassy Hill Lodge the Derby Historical Society's Annual Appeal will culminate with a program--An Evening with Abe Lincoln who will be coming to spent the night with  all loyal supporters of the Derby Historical Society.  Lincoln, in the person of Steve Wood of Claremont, New Hampshire the night's program promises to mesmerize visitors and find yourself drifting back in time to one of the most traumatic periods in our history with the unique perspective of the 16th President of the United States.  Call for further information.

Western CT State University Hosts Chamber Singers--Concert Choir


181 White St., Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 877-837-9278.

On Tuesday, November 22,2011 the WCSU Chamber Singers and Concert Choir will perform at 8PM in Ives Concert Hall in White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus.  The concert will be free and the public is invited.  Donations accepted.  Check the website for further information.

Gunn Memorial Library and Museum Host Authors of Double Life: A Love Story from Broadway to Holllywood


5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7586.

On Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 6:30PM in the Wykeham Room of the Gunn  Memorial Library, Washington residents Alan Shayne and Norman Sunshine share their new book Double Life: A Love Story from Broadway to Hollywood. Jospeh Montebello will be the guest interviewer.   The program is free and open to the public.  Registration is recommended.  Call the library for further information or visit the website.

Southbury Turkey Trot to Benfit Local Food and Fuel Banks


Main Street, Southbury, CT 06488. Phone: 203-405-1725.

On Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2011 the Southbury Women's Club is starting a new community tradition--a Thanksgiving Day 5K run/walk and Kid's Fun Run to benefit the Southbury Food Bank and the Southbury Fuel Bank.  Runners, walkers, and stroller pushers of all ages are welcome.  The event launches with an 8AM Kid's Fun Run on the Southbury Green, while the official trot --a 5K run/walk will being at 8:30AM.  For more information cheeck the website.

Lamothe's Sugar House Hosts Open House at their Country Store

11/25/2011 to 11/28/2011

89 Stone Road, Burlington, CT 06013. Phone: 860-675-5043.

Open House weekend--Novemeber 25 thru November 28th at Lamothe's Sugar House in Burilington.  Our Country Store is filled with all sorts of wonderful baking mixes, farm made jams, maple syrup, honey, cheese, kitchen gadgets and an assortment of cookbooks.  Come see our new baking section filled with cookie cutters, rolling pins, cookbooks, spices and baking mixes.

Black Friday Handmade Market


170 Freight Street, Waterbury, CT 06702.

On Friday, November 25, 2011 from 9AM to 6PM Freight Street Gallery will hold a Black Friday Handmade Market featuring local artisans.  Shoppers will find high quality, affordable items such as jewelry, clothing, bags, home goods, soaps, hand-blown glass, pottery, sculpture, hula hoops, skateboards, handmade books and cards and much more.  Enjoy live music and acitivies for kids while you support community artists and designers.

A Thanksgiving Old School Dance Party at Palace Theatre


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

Event host, Al Taylor, is no a stranger to throwing a party at the Palace. A local celebrity in the disc jockey community, Taylor hosts a minimum of three dance parties a year at the venue, where he spins Classic Club, New Jack Swing, House and R&B hits from the 80s, 90s and today. Taylor will host his second Palace Theater dance party of the season, A Thanksgiving Old School Dance Party, on November 25, at 8p.m. Tickets are on sale now at www.palacetheaterct.org.