Sounds of Sunset at Sunset Meadows Vineyard

08/18/2012

599 Old Middle Street, Goshen, CT Phone: 860-201-4654.

Muisc by Albert DelRio 2:30-5:30 pm

Haight-Brown Vineyard Muisc and Tapas Night!

08/18/2012

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

Join us in the afternoon for live music. Tapas Night! Join us for an evening of hand crafted tapas paired with each of the Haight-Brown Vineyard wines. To reserve your spot for one of these events, call us at (860) 567-4045 or email us at haightvineyard@aol.com Haight-Brown Vineyard takes reservations for all scheduled events. A credit card is required to hold the reservation. Cancelations are allowed without charge up to the Monday prior to the event.

Miranda Vineyard Paella Dinner

08/18/2012

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

6:30pm-9:00pm.     You are invited to our Paella Dinner. It is a fun evening of delicious food, great wines, and smooth LIVE jazz. Well known New York Chef Hector will be preparing a four course authentic Spanish meal paired with our award winning wines. The Menu Includes: Gambas Manchego paired with Seyval Blanc, Seafood Paella with Goshen Farmhouse Red, Field Greens with balsamic vinaigrette paired with Cayuga White and Crème Caramel with Rose. Seating is limited.  Reservations Required. Please call 860-491-9906.

Afternoon Live Music and Tapas Night at Haight Brown Vineyard - Litchfield

08/18/2012

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

Join us in the afternoon for live music or Tapas Night! Join us for an evening of hand crafted tapas paired with each of the Haight-Brown Vineyard wines.

 

 

A Walk up Maple Avenue Norfolk Historical Society

08/18/2012

13 Village Green, Norfolk, CT Phone: 860-542-5761.

Find out more about the railroad crossing, the Gymnasium, Emerson Place, Miss Rowland's boarding house known as Fairlawn, and the residential neighborhood of Maple Avenue. Meet in front of the Library at 2:00 P.M. Postcard walking tours are scheduled for four Saturdays (rain dates are the following Sunday) and are free for members ($20 for non-members). Please be sure your membership is current.

Gentle Yoga Class at Beardsley and Memorial Library - Winsted

08/18/2012

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

On Saturday, 11 a.m. Learn how to achieve peacefulness of body and mind in a Gentle Yoga Class.  Bethany Lee, CYT will instruct.  Free and open to the public.

Pomperaug River Festival at Settler's Park - Southbury

08/18/2012

Seattlers Park, Crook Horn Road, Southbury, CT 06488. Phone: 203-263-0076.

Join the Pomperaug River Watershed Coalition on Saturday August 18th from 10 A.M. to 2 P.M. for the 2nd Annual Pomperaug River Festival, held at Settlers’ Park in Southbury, CT.  The Festival will feature a variety of activities for young and old, including:  LIVE TROUT DEMONSTRATION  *  RELAY RACES  *  MINI-BOAT FLOAT  *  ARTS & CRAFTS  *  GAMES  *  EXHIBITS  * AND MORE!   There will be an opportunity to “Adopt a Trout.”  Rowledge Pond Aquaculture will deliver live fish during the Festival and talk about the differences between the three species of trout before people meet their fish and release it into the Pomperaug River.  Festival goers can learn more about fish that live in the river at the arts and crafts area, where they can stamp their T-shirt with an imprint of a fish, and play the “Fish of the Pomperaug” Match Game.  Looking for a challenge?  Try your hand at fly-casting and fly-tying with guidance from members of the Naugatuck-Pomperaug Chapter of Trout Unlimited.  Want to get wet?!  We’ll teach you about the tiny, spineless creatures (“river bugs”) that live in the river, and learn from them how clean the water is.  Folks are also invited to make a mini-sailboat to race down the river.  Teams of 4 people can register and compete in a Water Conservation Relay Race that challenges each team to be the fastest at hauling the amount of water used by a single person every day.  Directions for making a mini-boat, along with a place to Adopt a Trout, and information about registering a team for the Relay Race can be found online at: www.pomperaug.org.  Admission is FREE thanks to generous sponsors:  TD Bank; Connecticut Community Foundation; Jack Zazzaro, D.M.D.; Southbury Women’s Club, and Earth Tones Native Plant Nursery and Landscaping.

Danbury Summer Concert Series--Jai-Ho Indian Festival

08/18/2012

Bandshell/Danbury Green, Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 203-792-1711.

Festivities on the Danbury Green begin at 7:00 p.m. with headliners taking the stage at 8:00 p.m. For additional information, visit www.citycenterdanbury.com.

Music Mountain Saturday Twilight Concerts--Falls Village

08/18/2012

Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031. Phone: 860-824-7126.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, 6:30PM--The Galvanized Jazz Band--Voted Connecticut's number one Jazz Band by the readers of CT Magazine. High energy Dixieland, Blues and Stomps for listening and dancing!

Cheese and Wine Tango at Hopkins Vineyard

08/18/2012

25 Hopkins Rd, New Preston, CT Phone: 860-868-7954.

Seasonal local artisan cheese and wine pairing. From noon - 4pm. August 18.