Earth Film Series Presents Bidder 70 at the Church of Christ Congregational--Goshen

03/16/2016

5 Old Middle St., Goshen, CT 06756. Phone: 860-491-2793.

FREE Film & Soup Supper--On Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 6:30 pm The Earth Film Series will be presenting the film “Bidder 70” at the Church of Christ Congregational in Goshen. Winner of 20 major film festival awards, Bidder 70 tells the story of a peaceful warrior whose patriotism and willingness to sacrifice have ignited the climate justice movement. Tim DeChristopher, as Bidder 70, disrupted an illegitimate BLM oil and gas auction in December of 2008, by outbidding oil companies for parcels around Arches and Canyonlands National Parks in Utah. DeChristopher bid 1.8 million dollars and saved 22,000 acres of pristine wilderness. No property was destroyed, no one was hurt, and valid concerns were raised over the entire BLM oil and gas leasing process.

Housatonic Musical Theatre Society Presents Chicago: A Musical Vaudeville--Falls Village

03/17/2016 to 03/19/2016

246 Warren Turnpike Rd., Canaan, CT 06031.

On March 1018, 2016 at 7:30PM and March 19th at 2PM and 7:30PM the Housatonic Musical Theatre Society will present Chicago: A Musical Vaudeville at Housatonic Valley REgional High School.  Tickets $15 adults; $10 students, children and seniors.  Check the website for further information.

More in March - In Kent Ct

03/17/2016 to 03/20/2016

Main Street Rte. 7, Kent, CT

Town wide celebration. Looking for some fun to relieve the winter doldrums? Head to the cute town of Kent, Connecticut for "More in March", a town wide event that is taking place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 18, 19 & 20. The Kent CT merchants are putting a twist on shopping by featuring fantastic sales, special events and fun promotions.

Litchfield Garden Club Presents "Bees Without Borders"--Conservation Presentation on Beekeeping!

03/17/2016

Route 202, Litchfield, CT 06759.

The Litchfield Garden Club presents "Bees Without Borders"--Conservation Presentation on Beekeeping!--Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 2 PM at theLitchfield Community Center. The featured speaker is Andrew Cote, founder of Bees Without Borders --- a charity that brings resources and education to beekeepers in underdeveloped countries. His goal is to help alleviate poverty through the use of beekeeping. The meeting begins at 2:00 and is free and open to the public.

Barkhamsted Historical Society Winter Series

03/17/2016

109 West River Rd., Barkhamsted, CT Phone: (860) 738-2456.

7 p.m. The topic is the Metropolitan District Commission ( MDC) and the management of it's land. The MDC owns a large watershed area surrounding Lake McDonough and the Barkhamsted Reservoir in the town of Barkhamsted and area towns. This program outlines their management of these holdings and how they impact the forest and wildlife populations in our town. Programs are free and open to the public.Refreshments will be served.

Pratt Nature Center Tea Time

03/17/2016

163 Paper Mill Rd., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-355-3137.

6:30 - 8:30 pm. Spend an evening blending teas. Learn how to choose herbs best suited to your tastes and needs. You will be incorporating wild herbs harvested from Pratt's fields and meadows. $20. Please register info@prattcenter.org. 

Litchfield Garden Club Presentation on "Bees Without Boarders"

03/17/2016 to 03/17/2016

421 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT 06759.

The Litchfield Garden Club is hosting a presentation on "Bees Without Boarders (a conservation presentation on beekeeping) by Andrew Cote. Andrew is a fourth generation Connecticut beekeeper and founded Bees Without Borders - a charity that brings resources and education to beekeepers in underdeveloped countries in hopes of using beekeeping to help alleviate poverty.
It will be a terrific program - hope you will join us. There is no charge. The program is being held at the Litchfield Community Center.

Litchfield Historical Society Program: Celebrating Women's History Month

03/18/2016

South St., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-4501.

On Friday, March 18, 2016 at 10AM explore pieces from our artifact collection and archives elated to Women's History Month.  Coff and light snacks will be provided.  Free for members, $5 non-members.  Call to register.

Village Center for the Arts Program: Hippie Tween Night--New Milford

03/18/2016

12 Main St., New Milford, CT 06776. Phone: 860-354-4318.

Hippie Tween Night--Friday, March 18, 2016 from 6-10pm. Ages 10-13 only. Tie Dye Individual Tapestry & Make Zentangle Coloring Pages! Includes Pizza and Sundaes $40.  Register on line or call.

LARC's Ninth Annual Spring Wine Tasting--Torrington

03/18/2016

70 Litchfield St., Torrington, CT 06790. Phone: 860-482-9364.

On Friday, March 18, 2016 at the Torrington elks Lodge LARC's 9th Annual Spring Wine Tasting will be held.  General admission tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door.  All proceeds to support programs at LARC Torrington.