Music Mountain Sunday Concert Features St. Petersburg String Quartet--Falls Village

08/09/2015

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

On Sunday, August 9, 2015 at 3PM Music Mountain's Sunday Concert Series continues with the St. Petersburg String Quartet, Pamela Mia Paul, Piano.  Featured music:  Sulkhan Tsintsadze, Arensky and Shostakovich.  Check the website for further information.

Gunn Memorial Library Program: Celebrating Women Photographers--Washington

08/10/2015

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

Celebrating Women Photographers-- An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus --Monday, August 10, 1pm in the Wykeham Room. In keeping with the Museum's current Nell Dorr photography exhibit, a series of films entitled Celebrating Women Photographers is being shown through the summer at the Library. Each of the films in this series vividly highlights the spirit and creativity of a different female photographer. One hour before and after each screening, the Nell Dorr photography exhibit will be open for viewing in the Gunn Memorial Museum where refreshments will be served.

Thomaston Summer Band Concert Features The Zolla Boys

08/10/2015

Main St., Thomaston, CT 06787. Phone: 860-283-0681.

On August 10, 2015 from 6:30M to 8PM at Seth Thomas Park the Summer Band Concert series continues with The Zolla Boys.  Free and open to the public.

Oliver Wolcott Library Program: Downton Abbey: Fashion and Social Change--Litchfield

08/11/2015

South St., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8030.

On Tuesday, August 11, 2015 from 7-8PM Susan Jerome will offer a program:  Downton Abbey: Fashion and Social Change.  This program explores the many changes that occurred throughout the time period depicted in Downton Abbe the PBS TV series.  Registration is required. 

Litchfield Summer Concert Series Featuring The Kerry Boys

08/12/2015

On The Green, Litchfield, CT 06759.

Parks & Recreation Department of Litchfield hosts the Summer Concert On The Green in Litchfield--Wednesday, August 12, 2015 featuring The Kerry Boys from 6:30PM to 8:30PM.  Free and open to the public.

H. C. Barnes - "Native American Day"

08/13/2015

175 Shrub Road, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-583-1234.

THURSDAY - August 13, 2015.  11:00am - 2:30pm Members:  $5.00/per child. Non-Members: $10.00/per child. Bring a picnic
Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center.

CITYCENTER DANBURY HOSTS THUMBS UP THURSDAY! FEATURING BIG NAZO & FAMILY FUN

08/13/2015

268 Main St., Danbury, CT Phone: (203) 792 1711 .

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13TH ON CITYCENTER DANBURY GREEN, "Thumbs Up Thursday!" is an evening of entertainment designed to appeal to the children in all of us. A suggested donation of $2 is welcomed, $5 per family. Parking is available at the Patriot Garage at 21 Delay Street (adjacent to the Green) and the Bardo Garage, nearby at 10 Library Place off Main Street. CityCenter Events programming is supported, in part, by Union Savings Bank, Ventura, Ribeiro & Smith, Family & Children's Aid, Danbury Parking Authority, Danbury Cultural Commission and the City of Danbury. For information about CityCenter Concerts on the Green and other events and services, call (203) 792 1711 or visit citycenterdanbury.com


Oliver Wolcott Library Program: Author Tom Holzel: The Mystery of the Holiday House Hotel--Litchfield

08/13/2015

South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8030.

On Thursday, August 13, 2015 from 7-8 PM a program by Author Tom Holzel: The Mystery of the Holiday House Hotel and the Joy of Historical Research.  A charming historical monograph: The Girls Club Holiday House, a charity vacation hotel in Washington, CT for  working-class girls from New York City.  A wine and cheese reception will follow.  Author will provide books for sale and signing.  Registration is required.

KentPresents Program at Kent School

08/13/2015 to 08/15/2015

1 Macedonia Rd., Kent, CT 06757.

KentPresents will be held August 13-17, 2015 at Kent School and expects to attract about 350 paying attendees primarily from the northeastern states.  More than 60 prominent speakers, including 13 from Litchfield County already have agreed to participate.  Ticket costs recently went up June 1 and are now $1,900 per person.  All profits will go toward helping support the charitable needs of Kent and surrounding communities.  e

Danbury Concerts on the Green

08/13/2015

1 Ives St., Danbury, CT Phone: 203-792-1711.

Event begins at 7:30 p.m. Thumbs Up Thursday. Featuring the Big Nazo