Palace Theatre Waterbury Spring Jazz Series: Charlie Apicella & Iron City


100 E Main St, Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-346-2000.

7 an 9 pm. Classic jazz guitar tone and phrasing are the cornerstone of Charlie Apicella's playing. He is the leader of the organ trio Iron City and has produced three of the band's recordings including "Big Boss" on ZOHO Records. Alongside him are organist David Braham, drummer Alan Korzin, saxophonist Stephen Riley, trumpeter Freddie Hendrix and percussionist Mayra Casales.

Woodbury Community Theatre TIED TOTHE TRACKS

05/12/2017 to 05/21/2017

5 Mountain Rd., Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-5440.

At the Old Woodbury Town Hall. May 12-14 & 19-21, 2017. "Tied to the Tracks" will leave you tied up in knots – of laughter! This action-packed old-time musical melodrama is filled with song, dance, humor, and a plot straight out of the old West! Come to the town of Buffalo Bend, Dakota Territory, circa 1880. Along with a full cast of townspeople and colorful characters, you will meet the handsome Sheriff Billy Bold and the delicate Dakota Melody, as they resist the evil schemes and skullduggery of Silas Scavenger and the notorious Wild Prairie Rose. You will be hitched to your seats and powerless to help our beloved heroine as she is bound to a railroad track. Only ONE man can snatch her from her unworthy fate, and bring justice to a thriving territory! Fun For Ages 8-98!

Infinity Hall -The Bird Dogs


20 Greenwoods Rd W, Norfolk, CT Phone: 866-666-6306.

8 pm. Simply put, without the Everly Brothers, you don't have the Beatles. Lennon and McCartney even called themselves "the English Everly Brothers," Paul Simon said, "Phil and Don (Everly) were the most beautiful sounding duo I ever heard." The Bird Dogs capture the very essence of this treasured music. With their attention to detail and youthful delivery, you'd swear you were on the set of Dick Clark's American Bandstand as he introduced to the world to the Everly Brothers!!The Bird Dogs – Celebrating the Music of the Everly Brothers

Haight Brown Vineyard Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing Class


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

3:30-5:30 pm. Join us for The World's Best Cheeses with a Wine, Cheese and Chocolate paring classes @ 3:30 pm. $35 per person. It's educational, fun and lots of yummy wine and food. All HBV wine is paired with a cheese and or chocolate. HBV wine glass to take home! PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are taken with a credit card. Cancellations must occur 7 days prior to the event for full refund. Phone or email cancellations accepted. Cancellations after 7 days prior will result in full charge. For Groupon holders, your Groupon will be marked as redeemed and you will no longer have its promotional value.

Terryville Library 2017 history scavenger hunt


572 Main Street, Plymouth, CT Phone: (860)582-3121.

The Historical Society Museum will be open from 10am – 2pm as part of the Terryville Library's "Collecting Plymouth's Past and Present" scavenger hunt! This year's exhibit, "Made in Plymouth", focuses on the wide variety of agricultural, household, and industrial items manufactured in Plymouth. This event is free.

Scoville Memorial Library Remembering World War One


38 Main St, Salisbury, CT Phone: 860.435.2838 .

10 am - 2 pm. Sharing History/Preserving Memories - A collaboration with the Connecticut State Library, Salisbury Association Historical Society and the Scoville Memorial Library Bring your stories, letters, diaries, photos related to WWI to the Library and have them digitized to be included in the WWI collection at the Connecticut State Library. The Salisbury Band will be on hand to perform music of the era.

Eureka Grange Baked Potato Extravaganza


777 Litchfield Turnpike, New Hartford, CT

5-6:30 pm. Baked potatoes with be served with all the toppings, including chili. Beverages are included. Also we will be having a Bake Sale as part of the event.

Kent Memorial Library Thomas Franken Opening Reception.


32 North Main St., Kent, CT Phone: 860-927-3761.

2-4 pm. The exhibit runs from May 1 to June 30.

Flanders Nature Center William Burt: “Water Babies: The Hidden Lives of Baby Wetland Birds” Lecture and Book Signing


5 Church Hill Rd, Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-3711 .

7:30 pm. A slide lecture and presentation by William Burt, naturalist, photographer, and writer, highlighting his book "Water Babies" is being held. This will be followed by a book signing reception with refreshments in the White Memorial's museum. This program is co-sponsored by White Memorial Conservation Center, Flanders Nature Center Land Trust, and The Litchfield Hills Audubon Society. The "Water Babies" are the downy young of ducks, grebes, gallinules, and shorebirds, herons, and other birds of wetlands, notoriously challenging for birder and photographer alike.Each downy chick is juxtaposed with the adult it will become. William Burt's feature stories have been seen in numerous publications and he is the author of several books.

Gunn Library Mother's Day Sweet Treats


5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-7954.

1 pm. Children can make a special treat and personalized card especially to celebrate Mom. Youngsters will go home with a wrapped sweet surprise that will surely show their love for that special someone. Registration Requested!