Canaan Chamber Car Show

06/21/2013

Main Street McDonald's, Canaan, CT

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.  Car show and carnival; trophies, music, and bingo. $5 admission.

Artwell Gallery Hosts 17th Annual Juried Art Show

06/22/2013

45 Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-482-5122.

On Saturday, June 22, 2013 Artwell Gallery and Community Center hosts its 17th Annual Open Juried  Art Show.  More than $1,000 in prize money will be awarded to winning entries during the reception which is being held at the gallery's 45 Main St. headquarters.  Valerie Garlick visual arts manager at Real Art Ways in Hartford will return as juror.  The show will run from June 22 through July 27, 2013.

2013 Open Your Eyes Studio Tour & Performance Showcase--Kent and New Milford

06/22/2013 to 06/23/2013

Main St., New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-618-0075.

OPEN YOUR EYES Studio Tour 2013 in Kent & New Milford June 22 from 10 am - 5 pm & June 23 from 10 am - 4 pm   See first-hand how the artists approach their work. Easy, great for all ages, and the route is absolutely lovely. Over 700 visitors toured artists' studios in 2012!  This event is FREE thanks to OUR SPONSORS.  CONVENIENCE - Your Ticket-Stickers makes signing in a breeze.  It's a quick, easy and anonymous (stickers will be symbols, not your name) way for you to "leave a trail" at the studios you visit.  Signing in at each studio you visit helps us know how many people go on the tour and which studios are visited. This is critical to funding this event.  Saturday 6/22 SHOWCASE TIMES & PERFORMERS New Milford Green Stage (bring your ground-blankets, low-rise lawn chairs & picnic)5:00 pm; TheatreWorks New Milford Theatre theatreworks.us 7:00 pm Rebecca Moore Dance Modern Dance rebeccamooredance.com 5:30 pm Tom Hooker Hanford Fiddle Musician tomhookerhanford.com  7:30 pm Larry Hunt of Masque Theatre Puppetry/Theatre masque-theatre.org 6:00 pm Artists in Motion Modern Dance  8:00 pm; Buzz Turner; Acoustic Guitar,buzzturner.com;6:30 pm Sharon Ruchman & Mary Costanza Classical Music.

Oxford Historical Society - 1st Old Homestead Flea Market

06/22/2013

60 Towner Lane, Oxford, CT Phone: 203-734-446 or 203-888-6627.

On Saturday 7:30 a.m to 1 p.m. on the Twitchell-Rowland Homestead Museum ground. The rain date is June 29th.  15 Vendors selling a variety of items including antiques. Coffee, tea and baked goods available. The Museum will be open for docent-led tours during the flea market. Current exhibit include vintage photographs of Women of Oxford throughout history.  Call for more information. 

NORFOLK CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL - Yale Choral Artists

06/22/2013

120 Litchfield Rd., Norfolk, CT Phone: 203.432.1966.

8 p.m. Pavel Chesnokov: Salvation is Created, Sergei Rachmaninov: All Night Vigil, Yale Choral Artists, Jeffrey Douma (conductor). For Tickets and Information: Concerts at: The Music Shed, 20 Litchfield Road (Rtes 44 & 272), Norfolk, CT Call: 203.432.1966 Email: norfolk@yale.edu Website: www.norfolkmusic.org Series Ticket Prices: $55 - $15; $10 Students (ages18-25), and KIDS COME FREE! Special Event Ticket Prices: The Tokyo String Quartet- The Last Concert $375 ($345 ltd view) - $225 ($175 ltd view) - $100 ($75 ltd view) - $45

ArtZfest at the Seth Thomas Bradstreet House

06/22/2013

237 Main Street, Thomaston, CT Phone: (860) 283-2159.

On Saturday, June 22, visit us during ArtZfest at the Seth Thomas Bradstreet House at 237 Main Street in The house will be open for hourly tours from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Haight-Brown Vineyards - Pig Roast

06/22/2013

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

Please join us for our rescheduled Pig Roast.  $25 per person in advance and $30 at the door.  It includes roast w/two salads and one glass of wine.  Regular tasting will be available for patrons not wishing to attend the roast.PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are taken with a credit card. Cancellations must occur 5 days prior to the event for full refund. Phone or email cancellations accepted. Cancellations after 5 days prior will result in full charge.

The Silo - Real BBQ: Low and Slow with Silo Favorite, Chef Rick Rodgers

06/22/2013

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

On Saturday 3 p.m. Students will learn the best way to perfectly prepare two favorites, pulled pork and chicken, on both gas and charcoal grills, as well as a collection of side dishes that will become favorites.Menu: Cold Green Soup with Peas and Asparagus, Smoked Pulled Pork with Cola-Chipotle Sauce, Hickory-Smoked Chicken with Memphis Spices, Broccoli Slaw With Toasted Almonds, Layered Green Salad with Sweet Onion Dressing, Double Strawberry Pie with Whipped Cream. Demonstration. $90. per person.

Flander's Nature Center - Herbal Preparations Seminar - Dr. Zampieron ND., M.H. and Ellen Kamhi, PH.D., R.N., H.N.C

06/22/2013

5 Church Hill Rd., Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-3711 X10.

Saturday, June 22nd | 11 AM – 3 PM | Sugar House Join Dr. Eugene Zampieron, N.D. and Dr. Ellen Kamhi PhD RN, authors of the Natural Medicine Chest for an Herb Walk & Herbal Medicine Making workshop. Learn to identify edible and medicinal botanicals on our herb walk led by professional herbalists. You will also leave with herbal preparations made in the seminar, plus the knowledge and confidence necessary to make your own herbal salves, tinctures, and cough medicine at home. A light herbal luncheon is included. Registration is limited to 20 attendees. Cost: $45.00

White Memorial Foundation High Tea on Chickadee Bridge and Boat Parade

06/22/2013

80 Whitehall Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

Our celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the White Memorial Foundation cruises along with a whimsical boat parade along the Bantam River ending with a high tea on Chickadee Bridge. Entrants will dress up their canoes and kayaks and launch them at Alain White Road then parade down to Chickadee Bridge following our Parade Marshals and judges Susie Van Winkle Pollock, Beth Van Winkle Boynton, Dave Faber (CT Outdoors LLC) and our own Queen of the Bantam River, Robyn Dinda . Prizes will be awarded to the top three participants! Fancy dress is optional but wouldn't you look just darling in a lacey Victorian dress or a top hat holding a parasol? Do the White's proud! 2:00 P.M. with High Tea to follow the parade. Registration fee for Boats (includes high tea and payable in advance): $20.00, Admission to High Tea: $5.00 payable the day of the event but you must pre-register for the tea by calling 860-567-0857. RAIN DATE JUNE 23.