Norfolk Chamber Music Festival -Mozart-Schubert-Brahms

08/09/2013

120 Litchfield Rd., Norfolk, CT Phone: 203-432-1966.

8 p.m. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Trio for Clarinet, Viola and Piano in E-flat Major, "Kegelstatt", Franz Schubert: Notturno for Violin, Cello and Piano, Schubert: Shepherd on the Rock for Clarinet, Piano and Soprano, Johannes Brahms: Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op 52, David Shifrin (clarinet), Robert Blocker (piano), Wei-Yi Yang (piano), Mark Steinberg (violin), Kazuhide Isomura (viola), Nina Lee (cello), Sherezade Panthaki (soprano), Virginia Warnken (alto), James Taylor (tenor), Dashon Burton (baritone). 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

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival -Norfolk Artists and Friends

08/09/2013

120 Litchfield Rd., Norfolk, CT Phone: 203-432-1966.

Norfolk Artists and Friends Art Show, Located at the Battell Stoeckel Gallery, Free Admission, Opening from 5:00pm-7:30pm
Visit norfolkartistsandfriends.org for more information. This event is sponserd by the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival

New Preston - Tag Sale benefits New Preston Charities

08/10/2013

27 Church Street, New Preston, CT Phone: 860-868-2908.

On Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the club's Community House. The sale will include books, records, DVD;s, tapes, children's toys and games, small electronics, kitchenware and gadgets, linens, china, glassware, bedding, crystal, seasonal decorations, jewelry, pictures and frames, handbags, collectible and more, along with home baked goods.  Proceeds benefit the scholarship fund as well as local charities and organizations.

Norfolk Curling Club Hosts Community Picnic

08/10/2013

90 Golf Drive, Norfolk, CT 06058.

The Norfolk Curyling Club will hold a community picnic, August 10, 2013 from 4:30PM to 7PM at the Shelter, 90 Golf Drive.  The event will include a picnic supper, live music by Hesitant Squirrel, and a tour of the new facility.  Suggested donation $5 per ticket.  Tickets available on line or from members of the club. 

Sharon Audubon Center, Clothesline Nature Art Show

08/10/2013 to 08/11/2013

325 Cornwall Bridge Rd., Sharon, CT Phone: (860) 364-0520.

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free with general festival admission. The Sharon Audubon Festival this year will feature matted, unframed art work that relates to nature: birds, animals, flowers, clouds, etc. The show will be hung on a clothesline under the main festival tents. The art show is open to students, adults/amateurs, and professionals in any artistic medium. There is no entry fee.

The Silo Mexican Fiesta Night

08/10/2013

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

6:30 to 9 p.m.. Join us for fun summer food - south of the border style. You'll start off with Barbequed Shrimp Taco with an Avacado Salsa Verde and Grilled Vegetable and Cheese Quesadillas. Your main courses of Chicken and Beef Fajitas and Chilles Rellenos will be followed by a luscious dessert of Tres Leches Cake topped off with Tequila Blueberry Ice Cream. Salud! Full participation.

Danbury Concerts on the Green

08/10/2013

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

Stax of Soul. All concerts free to the public. Opening act beings at 7 p.m.; main performer at 8 p.m.

White Memorial Conservation Center Offers Edible Plant Walk--Litchfield

08/10/2013

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

On August 10 2013 from 10AM to 2PM meet in front of the A. B. Ceder Room at White Memorial Conservation Center for an Edible Plant Walk.  Andy Dobos and Deneen Bernier from Three Red Trees School of Natural Living will help you learn some common, easily identifiable edible wild plants and how to responsibly harvest and prepare them.  Members $30; Non Members: $35.

Sharon Audubon Center, Sharon Audubon Festival

08/10/2013 to 08/11/2013

325 Cornwall Bridge Rd., Sharon, CT Phone: (860) 364-0520.

9:30-5:00 each day. Admission Fee The Sharon Audubon Festival features two full days of nature walks and presentations, live animals, music, food and more. There are programs for adults, children and families. 

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival -Young Artists' Performance and Norfolk Artists and Friends and Brentano String Quartet

08/10/2013

120 Litchfield Rd., Norfolk, CT Phone: 203-432-1966.

10:30 AM Catch a rising star as the Festival presents its Young Artists' Performance Series with the extraordinary young musicians studying at Norfolk. Whether you are an aficionado or a chamber music novice, you will enjoy the wonderful performances and casual environment these programs offer. Repertoire and ensembles are chosen weekly. 12 PM Norfolk Artists and Friends- Norfolk Artists and Friends Art Show Located at the Battell Stoeckel Gallery Free Admission. 12:00pm-5:00pm.  8 P.M. Brentano String Quartet - Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet in D Major, Op 18, No. 3 Béla Bartók: String Quartet No. 4 Johannes Brahms: String Quartet in a minor, Op 51, No. 2. 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