Haunted Trail Walk - Institue of American Indian Studies - Washington

10/24/2008 to 10/24/2008

38 Curtis Road, Washington, 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.

Ghosts, goblins and spiders! If you dare, join IAIS staff, board members and volunteers on Friday, October 24, 2008 between the hours of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm, for a guided half mile walk along our haunted trail and end at our village for cider, popcorn and marshmallows roasted over the campfire! Last walk departs at 9:45pm.

Fee: $6 Adults / $4 Children

Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing-Haight-Brown Vineyard

10/25/2008 to 10/26/2008

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

On Saturday, October 25 at 1PM and 3PM and Sunday at 2PM come be a wine snob for a day. Taste up to 12 different HBV wines, each paired with a mouth-watering cheese or chocolate. October features VT Artisinal Cheeses. $15/person. Call for further information.

Waterbury Symphony's Club Swing Concert--Palace Theater

10/25/2008 to 10/25/2008

100 Est Main St., Waterbury, 06702. Phone: 203-755-4700.

The Waterbury Symphony Orchestra travels back in time to the big band era of 1937-1955 at the fictional Club Swing. Joined by the tightly woven vocal harmonies of the group Five By Design, they revisit the great era of Big Bands and swing dance music on Saturday, October 25, 2008 at the Palace Theater in Waterbury. Ticket information and reservations call 203-755-4700.

Sergei Vladimiroff, Pianist at Marion Anderson Recital Hall-Danbury

10/25/2008 to 10/25/2008

Marion Anderson Recital Hall,256 Main Street, Danbury, Phone: 203-748-1716.

On Saturday, October 25, 2008 at 8PM in the Marion Anderson Recital Hall, Danbury Sergei Vladimiroff will perform a recital at the Danbury Music Centre. Mr. Vladimiroff, an advocate of the great Soviet composers including Dmitri Shostakovich, will feature compositions of Soviet Regime composers, most of which are unknown or rarely performed in the U.S. Admission is free. Additional information call or email dmc1935@snet.net.

Children's Halloween Party--Barkhamsted

10/25/2008 to 10/25/2008

Barkhamsted, 06065.

The Barkhamsted Women's Club is having a Children's Halloween Party on Saturday, October 25, 2008 between 1PM and 3PM at the Barkhamsted Est Fire Department. Admission $5 per child.

Halloween Dance Party--Barkhamsted

10/25/2008 to 10/25/2008

Barkhamsted, 06065.

On Saturday, October 25, 2008 from 7PM to 11PM at the Barkhamsted East Fire Department the Barkhamsted Women's Club is sponsoring a Halloween Dance Party for adults. Tickets $15 per person sold at door.

Young Chef's Little Culinary Shop of Halloween Horrors at Hunt Hill Farm's Silo Cooking School

10/25/2008 to 10/25/2008

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300. Fax: 860-350-5495.

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Have a fright of a time conjuring deliciously ghoulish delights with our own Nancy Stuart-Ploch! (Full participation) $50 per person. Ages 5-10. The Silo Cooking School. Call Cooking School Director Mary Kravec to register or register online.

Tibetan Singing Bowls--White Memorial Foundation

10/25/2008 to 10/25/2008

Route 202, Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-0857.

On Saturday, October 25, 2008 at 10AM K.T. of Beautiful Things Boutique in Barkhamsted shares traditions, back ground and many benefits of Tibetan Singing Bowls: Refuge for Mind, Body and Soul plus her own magnificent crystal bowls.

Mississippian Pottery Workshop

10/25/2008 to 10/26/2008

38 Curtis Road, Washington, 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.

In conjunction with our new exhibit Mississippian Peoples and Their Pottery, Jeff Kalin (Cherokee descent) will hold a three-day pottery workshop teaching participants to build and fire Mississippian-style pottery. The workshop will involve hand building typical Mississippian jars and bowls, and culminate with a traditional firing in our outdoor Algonkian village at a date to be determined.

Fee: $125 + $10 Materials fee /$100 Member + $10 Materials fee. A $50 non refundable deposit and registration is required by October 18th. CT Educators s may earn 0.9 CEU?s

The Third International Festival of Guitar Concert

10/25/2008 to 10/25/2008

Main St., Torrington, 06790. Phone: 860-489-7180.

Warner Theatre Center for Arts Education Torrington. Concert Begins at 8:00 p.m. International Guest Artists: Marcos Puna- Bolivia South American/Classical 10-string Anders Forisdal- Norway Contemporary/Classical 10-string Gabriel Tapia-Panama South American/Classical 10-string Michael Coppola- Jazz 9-string US David Darling-Grammy Nominated 8-string cellist, Composer US Janet Marlow- 10 string Jazz guitar US/UK. Oct. 23, 24, 25, 2008 Warner Theatre Center for Arts Education Torrington, Connecticut, USA. contact http://www.tenstringguitar.com. Join Us! Come and see what the world of guitar is doing next. Three days of workshops with players from all over the world on the ten-string guitar Workshops will be held as panel contributions, open discussions and master class format. Bring your guitar 6,7,8,9,or 10 strings or just come and listen! Topics of workshops: How to play the ten-string guitar in classical, jazz and contemporary styles Learn special multi-string techniques How to approach playing the ten-string in ensemble in classical, jazz and contemporary How to develop your transcribing skills with different tunings How to approach improvising on the ten-string as a soloist and as an ensemble player Composing techniques for the multi-string, where to begin? Efficient practicing for busy people for all guitarists..............and more...