7th Annual Dance Day Quassy Amusement Park

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

Quassy Amusement Park, Rte. 64, Middlebury, 06762. Phone: 1-800-FOR-PARK.

From jazz to tap and some elaborate group routines. Entertainment from all age groups on the Lakeside Theatre state. Park opens 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. program 12 p.m. Parking $5.

Andrea Kolb - Club Comedy - Vintage Restaurant

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

92 Bank Street, Waterbury, 06702. Phone: 203.575.9848.

8PM Show Club Comedy Professional comedian Andrea Kolb was voted "America's Funniest Mom" on the Oprah Winfrey show, and has appeared Off-Broadway in 'Grandma Sylvia's Funeral' among other television and film roles. Andrea is a very funny and talented NY City headliner that will have you on the floor laughing. Plus we will have 2 other opening acts that night as well! Total of 3 comics for only $15.00 a ticket.

Dan Dwyer invites you to an Opening Reception Johnnycakebooks II

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

Academy Street, Salisbury, 06068. Phone: 860-435-6677 . Fax: 860-435-6688.

On Saturday July 18 from 4 to 7 o'clock in Salisbury Square a completely fresh inventory of out-of-print and unusual titles of poetry, literary criticism, modern firsts, Japan, nature, book arts, typography, hunting/fishing, birds, wildlife, travel, plus much interesting varia baked treats by Sweet William's

Cornwall Womens Society Rummage Sale - Cornwall Village

07/18/2009 to 07/20/2009

Phone: 860-672-6969.

Cornwall Congregational Church, Rte. 128 and Cream Hill Rd., Cornwall, CT. Rummage Sale 9:00

Locally Grown History: American Indians and the Revolutionary War

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

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

Native American and Black slaves fought alongside Caucasian soldiers in a war they barely understood but knew might offer them a chance at freedom.

David R. Wagner, artist, historian and writer, will discuss their story of courage, sacrifice, and pride, that is often overlooked as the glories of the American Revolution are remembered.

Saturday, July 18th at 1:00pm. Fee: regular museum admission $5 Adults; $4.50 Seniors; $3 children; IAIS members free

3rd Annual Great Gatsby Garden Party

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

Phone: 860-567-6000.

On Sat. 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. at 10 Litchfield Rd., Harwinton, CT. With the flowers in full bloom, and plenty of stately trees for shade, the gardens of Victoria Elliot and Dr. Marvin McMillen are a lovely setting for the 3rd Annual "Great Gatsby Garden Party". Enjoy a stroll through the gardens and some light refreshments while guests in "roaring 20s" period clothing add to the festivities of the day. This event is sponsored by Victoria Elliot of Sotheby's International Realty and co-hosted by Dr. Marvin McMillen. The event benefits VNA Northwest's Hospice Program (Hospice Northwest) and The Women's and Girls' Fund, a fund at The Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut. Our sincere thanks to Victoria and Marvin for their hospitality, and to all those who have shown their support for our mission by attending or sending a donation.

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate, Rtes. 44 and 272, Norfolk, 06058. Phone: 860.542.3000. Fax: 860.542.3004.

Keller Quartet - July 18, 2009 at 8PM     Schubert's moving Cello Quintet is performed by the Keller Quartet of Hugary and cellist Ole Akahoshi. Bartók's String Quartet No. 5 is also on the program. Come early and enjoy a brookside picnic and a stroll along the grounds. Admission: $45 - $10 and KIDS COME FREE! For tickets call 860.542.3000 or visit our website at norfolkmusic.org.

Summer Drumming Workshop--Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

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

This workshop will feature rhythm, pulse, and improvisational exercises towards developing confidence and dexterity. Traditional rhythms from around the world will be explored in a joyful, safe and non-competitive atmosphere. Bring a drum if you have one. A limited number will be available. Presenter: John Marshall, percussionist who performs on concert stages, radio, television and film. His performances include drumming traditions of the Middle East, North and South India, West Africa, Central Asia and the Caribbean; performs with the classical/jazz/world ensemble, Ufonia. Saturday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm Fee $45 (includes lunch) Bring one friend for $16 payable with registration.

3rd Annual Blueberry Festival Sweet Wind Farm

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

339 South Road, Rte. 179, Hartland, 06027. Phone: 860-653-2038.

Blueberry Festival on the 3rd Saturday in July, right when our early variety of blueberries are peaked. Our festival will include pick-your-own blueberries, games and activities for children, storytime for kids, recipe class with samples to taste, sugarhouse tours and classes, hayrides, food and more! Held from 10 - 4, Free admission.

Music Mountain-Jazz and Choral Series--TriArts at Music Mountain

07/18/2009 to 07/18/2009

Off Rte. 7, Falls Village, 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

On Saturday, July 18, 2009 at 6:30PM Music Mountain presents TriArts at Music Mountain and the TriArts Big Band. Directed by Rich Conley with singer Mark Raisch--a Music Mountain Debut. Call for reservations or check the website for scheduling.