Music Mountain Sunday Concert--Falls Village

06/23/2012

225 Music Mountain Road, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 a second concert at 5:30PM will be offered at 5:30 PM.  All Tickets $20 Tobias Steymans, Violin
Victoria Schwartzman, Piano,Leclair: Sonata for Violin & Piano in D Major, Opus 9 #3 (1743) (1) Beethoven: Violin & Piano
Sonata #10 in G Major, Opus 96 (1812) (7) Strauss: Sonata for Violin & Piano in E Flat Major, Opus 18 (1888) (4).  Check the website for further information.

Aplaca Day with Bella Alpacas Farm! at The Institute for American Indian Studies - Washington

06/23/2012

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

Saturday, June 23, 2012 at  2:00 pm   Join us as we welcome Bella Alpacas Farm and two of their beautiful alpacas to learn all about these wonderful animals! See how the fiber is spun and knit into clothing, then watch eight- year old Nico demonstrate how
he has trained the alpacas to show! Fee: $8 Adults $6 IAIS Members $4 Kids For centuries Native South American Peoples have kept alpacas as pack animals & for the use of their wool, one of the softest in the world.

Best of Spain Wines at Haight-Brown Vineyard -- Litchfield

06/23/2012 to 06/24/2012

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

On Saturday June 23 and Sunday June 24, 2012 the Haight-Brown Vineyard will host a Wine, Cheese, Chocolate Pairing featuring the Best of Spain.   Call for times and reservations.

4th Annual Sharon Sprint Triathlon

06/23/2012

Sharon Town Beach, Sharon, CT 06069. Phone: 860-3654-1400.

On Sat. start time 8 a.m.: Swim 1/2 mile, Bike 12.1 miles, run 4.1 miles. Categories Male/Female $55.00:  Youth 16 and under  17-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+. Youth Team 16 and under $60. Teams: Male/Female mixed $80. Awards, prizes, gift bags, refreshments. Fun for the the whole family. Registration on website. Emaii,  or call.

Gardens, Cottages, Sheds & Views - Cornwall Garden Tour & Cocktail Party

06/23/2012

30 Pine Street, P.O. 126, Cornwall, CT 06753. Phone: 860-672-6874.

On Saturday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Cocktail Party immediately following 5 - 7 p.m. at a Cornwall Village Barnl.  Tour:  $25 per person. Tour & Cocktail Party $50 per person or two for $80. RSVP. by June 9.  All tickets and maps will be available the date of the event at The Cornwall Library.  A benefit for the Cornwall Library.

Music Mountain Saturday Twilight Concerts--Falls Village

06/23/2012

Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 6:30PM--The New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players,(Music Mountain Debut),(Underwritten by an anonymous donor),Take Gilbert & Sullivan and Add a Twist of Broadway and Stir! Pre-Concert 1885 British Dinner* at the Falls Village Inn (limited to 70) *Dinner and Concert: $60--Concert Only: $30 at the door,$27 in Advance Must Reserve for Dinner by June 22.

3rd Annual Artists Studio Tour--2012 Open Your Eyes--Four Litchfield County Towns

06/23/2012 to 06/24/2012

40 Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-618-0075.

The 3rd Annual Open Your Eyes Studio Tour sponsored by the Northwest CT Arts Council will be held Saturday, June 23, 2012 from 10AM to 5PM and Sunday, June 24, 2012 from 10AM to 4PM.  All the artists studios/galeries are located in Sharon, Canaan North Canaan and Salisbury.  Admission is free and open to the public.  Check the website for further information.

Livingston Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy 7th Annual Duck Day

06/23/2012

Duck Pond Road, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-2062.

DUCK DAY 2012 LRWC will host its seventh annual Duck Day on Saturday, June 23rd, an event which attracts over 1,000 attendees.  Duck Day has become an annual tradition that provides our friends in the community, along with new visitors, the opportunity to experience LRWC and learn about our programs and projects.  The focus of Duck Day is always to promote environmental awareness, and this year we increase the number of educational exhibits and opportunities.  Pond dipping is our newest attraction, where kids of all ages will discover the diversity of bugs, crustaceans, amphibians and other life forms that inhabit our local ponds.   Attendees explore the covered bird enclosures, stroll to our special sea duck enclosure, and may tour the rearing barn to view the growing ducklings from the spring breeding season.  The rearing barn is home to the recently constructed LRWC Learning Center, which displays incubators with hatching chicks and our dermestid beetle colony.

Litchfield Historical Society Hosts Summer Serenades--Outdoor Concert Series --Bill Wellington, Storyteller

06/24/2012

South Street, Litchfield, CT 06750. Phone: 860-567-4501.


June 24, 2012 at 3PM the Litchfield Historical Society will begin their Summer Serenades Outdoor Concert Series.   Bill Wellington is a storyteller, folk musician, songwriter, and dance caller who has entertained audiences throughout America for over twenty five years. In his program, “Uncle Tom’s Cabin: The Book That Ended Slavery in America,” Wellington will sing original songs, read stories and poetry, and feature an audio slide show.  All concerts take place on the Tapping Reeve House lawn.  Admission $5; $10 families. 

Cruise Night at the American Clock and Watch Museum

06/24/2012

100 Maple St, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-583-6070.

Head over to the museum for this fun-filled event that will take place in our parking lot on Sunday, June 24th from 3:00 - 5:00.  In honor of  our 60th anniversary, the Bristol Auto Club will be displaying a collection of some of its finest classic automobiles.   A DJ will provide music from the '50s and '60s to set the mood for this special event.  Plan to join in the fun!!