Two Weeks at Meekertown Cabin with Hunter Neal

02/13/2016

9 Greenwoods Rd., Norfolk, CT Phone: 860-542-5075..

Photographer Hunter Neal spent two weeks at Meekertown cabin, deep in the woods of GMF. Without any modern conveniences except a camera, he survived, and produced some incredibly beautiful photographs. Come see his presentation, accompanied by
music by Andrew Thomson. Reception to follow. To reserve seats, contact jean@greatmountainforest.org or call the Norfolk Library at 860-542-5075.

Beardsley and Memorial Library Hosts Sweetheart Bake and Half-Price Book Sale--Winsted

02/13/2016

40 Munro Place, Winsted, CT 06098. Phone: 860-379-6043.

The Friends of the Beardsley & Memorial Library will be sponsoring the Sweetheart Bake and Half-Price Book Sale on Saturday, February 13th at the Library. Delectable bargains! All Book Nook items will be 50 % off! Pair a good book with a delicious snack to share with your Valentine! Or give yourself a midwinter treat. Sale runs 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Library.

Shrine of Lourdes in Litchfield Hosts A Day of Recollecion on the Sunday Readings of Lent

02/13/2016

Route 118, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-1041.

February 13, 2016 – A Day of Recollection on the Sunday Readings of Lent: "Time and again you offered your people a covenant...and through the prophets taught them to hope for salvation..." is being offered at Montfort House at the Shrine of Lourdes in Litchfield, 83 Montfort Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759, from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm. The Presenter is Sr. Barbara O'Dea, DW. Both men and women are invited to spend a day with presentations and quiet prayer. Eucharist will be celebrated and lunch is included. There is a suggested $25 donation for the day. Please make reservations by February 9th. 

Beardsley and Memorial Library Hold Needle Felting Workshop--Winsted

02/13/2016

40 Munro Place, Winsted, CT 06098. Phone: 860-379-6043.

Needle Felting Fun! Learn to sculpt with natural wool at Beardsley and Memorial Library on Saturday, February 13, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. Mary Watt of Quilted Ewe will guide your efforts sculpting a 3-deminsional natural wool lamb. Her technique is fun and easy to learn. Mary, will also give a short lecture and demonstration on how different colors of wool are blended and processed. This program is free and open to adults only. Registration is required.

Miranda Vineyards Hosts Chocolate Lovers Valentines Dinner--Goshen

02/13/2016

42 Ives Rd., Goshen, CT 06756. Phone: 860-491-9906.

Chocolate Lovers Valentines Dinner--February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm. Miranda Vineyard Enjoy a decadent Valentine's Day inspired dinner of five chocolate infused courses perfectly paired with five award winning wines with Live music.  $50 ticket.

Haight-Brown Vineyard Hosts Chocolate Decadence Pairing Classes featuring Fascia's Chocolates--Litchfield

02/13/2016 to 02/14/2016

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4045.

February 13th & 14th, 2016 - Chocolate Decadence Pairing Classes featuring fascia's Chocolates. Call to register or go online. 

Ansonia Nature Center Program: Talking Feather Workshop

02/13/2016

10 Deerfield Lane, Ansonia, CT 06401. Phone: 203-736-1053.

TALKING FEATHER WORKSHOP – Sat. Feb. 13,2016 at 2 pm. In American Indian culture, the Talking Feather was and is still used. During a ceremony, or a gathering of two or more people for a discussion, its use ensures the utmost respect. The feather is passed from one person to the next, allowing the person who holds it the privilege of speaking. Join Ranger Dan in constructing this item that can be incorporated into your family's tradition. MATERIALS FEE: $5. Children must be accompanied by an adult who can assist in the construction. Please pre-register.

Ski Sundown DEMO DAY WITH COLORADO SKI SHOP

02/13/2016

126 Ratlum Rd., New Hartford, CT Phone: (860) 379-7669.

9 am - 2 pm. An opportunity to try before you buy, with our friends from Colorado Ski Shop! This ski demo is free, but please plan to supply a valid photo I.D. and credit card in order to demo the equipment.

13th Annual Sweetheart Run and Walk--Litchfield

02/13/2016

421 Bantam Rd.-Rte. 202, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8302.

On Saturday, February 13,20156 at the Litchfield Community Center the 14th Annual Sweetheart Run and Walk will be held at 11AM to 2PM. All proceeds will benefit the Litchfield Community Center. The five mile run and three mile walk will begin at 11AM and all ages are welcome to participate. Refreshments and entertainment inside the Community Center will be available. Age Division Prizes.Event Registration fee is $25 per person. $10 for children 10 and under and free for participants 80 years and older. Registration Day of Event from 9 - 10:45AM. Runners and walkers of all ages welcome to join in the fun. To pre-register  visit the Community Center website for form and further information.

Haight-Brown Vineyard Celebrates Valentines Day

02/13/2016 to 02/14/2016

29 Chestnut Hill Road, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4045.

Starting at 2:30 p.m. Join us for The World's Best Chocolate Decadence Tour @ 2pm and @4pm. $35 per person. It's educational, fun and lots of yummy wine and food. Wine and Chocolate Paint Nite, @ 6pm February 12th. Ticket Price $40 per person includes Wine and Chocolate Mini Tasting followed by the quintessential Date Nite - a paint class led by a professional artist.