Hollister House Garden Bluegrass in the Garden

08/06/2017

300 Nettleton Hollow Rd., Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-2200.

5 pm - 6 pm. Too Blue brings their wonderful mix of bluegrass, Celtic and swing for a rousing concert on the main lawn as the summer sun fades. Come, listen and maybe even tap your toes! Bring a picnic if you like and we'll provide the rose´ You may be dancing in the garden!

Music Mountain Concert Aeolus String Quartet

08/06/2017

Falls Village, CT Phone: 860-824-7126.

Geoffrey Burleson, Piano- Haydn: String Quartet in G Major, Opus 64#4, Mendelssohn: String Quartet in F Major, Opus 74 #2
Franck: Piano Quintet in F Minor

Southbury Family Fun and Outdoor Movie Night

08/07/2017

561 Main Street South, Southbury, CT

6:30 pm. Free. Family Fun and Outdoor Movie Night will be on Monday, August 7, 2017. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m.  The night's schedule: The Bossy Frog: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Bounce House: 6:30 p.m. – start of the movie 8:15 p.m., or when dark, the movie "Sing" will start. It is free to attend. Pop corn, sno cones, soda and water will be sold all evening. Bring a chair or blanket to enjoy the movie. Memorial Green, 561 Main Street South, Southbury, CT (next to Senior Center/Parks and Recreation Building)

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Afternoon Studios: Woven Works

08/07/2017

258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-4519.

2-4 pm. Turn a summer afternoon into an artful one, experimenting with new materials and creative processes. Families with children of all ages are invited! Woven Works Play with line and shape to make textured art. Discover Beth Campbell's mobiles, Suzanne McClelland's gestural marks, and the fabric work in William Powhida's art fair booth, and try working with string, fabric, and wire to create an artwork.

Ansonia Nature Center Summer Nature Days

08/07/2017 to 08/11/2017

10 Deerfield Rd, Ansonia, CT Phone: 203-736-1053.

Mon. Aug. 7–Fri. Aug. 11 (FULL), Mon. Aug. 14–Fri. Aug. 18, 9 am–3 pm. For children from 5 to 11 years old who love the outdoors and wildlife, these popular classes will be not only educational but also a chance to explore the 156 acres the park offers. We explore a variety of the park's habitats. A great choice for a fun late-summer experience! TUITION: $150 priority students (Ansonia residents and FANCI members), $175 all others.

Brookfield Historical Society American American Military Forum - A Sharing of Experience Being Part of the Air Force Space Program

08/07/2017

165 Whisconier Road , Brookfield, CT

Mr. Joseph Beal will conduct a multi-media program discussing his experience while in the Air Force being a member of a bomb wing organization and a part of the Air Force space program.. Location: Historical Society's Museum, 165 Whisconier Road (at the junction of CT Routes 25 and 133 Time of Event: Monday, 7:30 Admission to this presentation is free and complimentary refreshments will be available for attendees

Mattatuck Museum Walk Around Yoga on the Green Aug. 10 & 24

08/08/2017 to 08/24/2017

144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT Phone: (203) 753-0381 .

12:15- 1 pm. $20. All level fun flow class with certified yoga instructor Traci Weber. Walk around Yoga (WAY) takes yoga outside and blends it with the cardio workout of walking around the green. WAY creates a full mind, body and spirit experience! Dress comfortably, bring a yoga mat, water bottle, and towel. If raining class will be held inside the Museum.

Oliver Wolcott Library I Am Zelda

08/08/2017

160 South St., Litchfield, CT

6:30-8:30 A Live Theatrical Performance with Rita Parisi. ita Parisi has been entertaining audiences for over 20 years in the New England area. In 2002, she founded Waterfall Productions to create shows that highlight her passion for theatre, literature and costuming; these shows have been performed all over the East Coast. Rita is also actively involved in the independent film scene and her films have been debuted at the Boston International Film Festival and Cannes Film Festival. For more information visit waterfallproductions.com. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

The Silo Kids Midweek Cooking Madness

08/09/2017

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

9 am - 1 pm. On Wednesday August 9th from 9:00am to 1:00pm, Instructor Nancy Stuart will wave her magic spoon and whip up a menu for a fun way to learn how to bake and make something taste great!

White Memorial Foundation Yoga in the Garden

08/09/2017

80 Whitehall Road, Litchfield, CT

In the garden behind the White Memorial museum, we will practice gentle, Vinyasa yoga as we listen to the birds, feel the morning breezes, and celebrate the warmth of the summer sun. Class will be followed by a brief guided meditation for those who would like to participate. This is an all levels, all ages program and requires no prior yoga or meditation experience! Recent studies have shown the benefits of yoga, which include stress reduction, improvement in strength, flexibility, and balance. Please bring a mat and water (and sunscreen/bug repellant if desired). 8:00 A. M. – 9:00 A.M., Each class is $10. Come to one, several, or all!! A portion of these proceeds will go to the White Memorial Conservation Center. For information, Please call 860-309-9489.