Lourdes in Litchifeld - Gingerbread Nativity Making and Candlelight Carol


83 Montfort Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: (860) 567-1041.

10 a.m. - noon. Make a gingerbread Nativity scene. Reservations can be made beginning in  mid.-November for this family activity.  At 7 p.m. there is a candlelight carol sing in Pilgrim Hall and at the Grotto.

WCSU Opera Ensemble presents Opera Scenes


43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, CT 06811. Phone: (203) 837-TIXX.

"Opera Scenes," featuring the WCSU Opera Ensemble and accomplished WCSU alumni in favorite opera scenes and excerpts, will be at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus.  Margaret Astrup will direct. For tickets, go to www.wcsu.edu/tickets or call (203) 837-TIXX. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

Karen Rossi - Workshop - Santa Claus Fanciful Flights


Allen Building, 27 East Main Street, Torrington, CT Phone: 860-292-8142.

On Saturday 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.Ho ho ho! There aren't too many men in Karen's collection of Fanciful Flights, but Santa holds a special place in everyone's heart. Add presents, snowflakes, and a sack of toys and he can decorate your tree or window.
$30.00. Visit the website for more information

H.O.R.S.E. - Christmas Open House - Washington


43 Wilbur Road,, Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-1960.

Christmas Open House- Saturday December 6, 2014. 10AM - 3PM.Come celebrate Christmas with the horses! Pony rides for small children from 12PM - 2PM. Boutique Sale, tack sale, hourly tour, silent auction. Don't forget to bring carrots!! Snow date is Sunday December 7, 2014.

Wizards of Winter - A Trans Siberian Orchestra Experience


The Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT

Sunday, December 7th TIME: 3:00 pm and 7:30 pm Performing Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s greatest hits including: Christmas Eve in Sarajevo, Mad Russian, Christmas in the Air, Old City Bar, Queen of the Winter Night and others plus music from our own rock opera “Tales Beneath a Northern Star.” Featuring original members of TSO Rock out the holiday season with The Wizards of Winter!  This 11-member ensemble blends their heavy metal, progressive rock vibe with the heartwarming sounds of the season.  Their unique style of musical intensity, soaring vocal harmonies and stage theatrics layered around a rich storyboard make for a dazzling holiday spectacle you won’t want to miss. For more information and tickets, visit the Ridgefield Playhouse.

St. John the Evangelist School, Christmas Shopping Extravaganza


760 Main Street , Watertown, CT Phone: 860-274-9208.

On Sunday, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Father Cooney Parish Center.

Matthew Curitss House Holiday Cocktail Party


44 Main St., Newtown, CT Phone: 203-426-5937 .

5 p.m.  Feel free to bring your spouse or significant other. The more the merrier! Please bring an appetizer or dessert to share. Finger food is preferred.

Matthew Curitss House Holiday Open House and Musical Performance


144 West Main Street, Newtown, CT Phone: 203-426-5937 .

Sunday, Dec 7, 2014 - 12:00pm - 4:00 pm. Matthew Curtiss House will be decorated for the holidays, and the sounds of historic and holiday tunes will fill the air, so come sit by the fire and join us for a cup of hot cider. Rebecca and John Arkenberg, and Bruce Larkin, of Stratford, will be performing from 1:00 - 3:00. Please bring a gift of a non-perishable item, which will be donated to the Faith Food Pantry.

Oliver Wolcott Library Hosts Jim Kelleher: A Poetry Discussion--American Voices: An Hour with Robert Frost and Maxine Kumin--Litchfield


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

On Sunday, December 7, 2014 from 1 to 2PM at the Oliver Wolcott Library Jim Kelleher will present American Voices: An Hour with Robert Frost and Maxine Kumin.  Space is limited Registration is required. 

Tina Sturges Holiday Exhibit at the Carriage Barn


132 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5485 .

On Sunday 4 - 6 p.m. Opening Reception with Artist: Tues. - Sat. 12/9 thru 12/13 1, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.