American Clock & Watch Museum Holds Clock Identification Day--Bristol

11/08/2014

100 Maple St., Bristol, CT 06010. Phone: 860-583-6070.

Clock Identification Day at the American Clock & Watch Museum, 100 Maple Street, Bristol, CT—Saturday, November 8th from 1:00-3:00.  Would you like to learn more about your treasured American clock?  Bring it to Clock Identification Day! The cost of this service is $10 per clock and each visitor is limited to three clocks. Please note: museums are restricted by law, so we will not be able to provide any appraisal values at this event.  

Annual Holiday Fair at Oxford United Church of Christ Congregational

11/08/2014

3 Academy Rd., Oxford, CT 06478.

On Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 9AM to 3PM at the Church Hall at 3 Academy Road the Annual Holiday Fair at the Oxford United Church of Christ Congregational will be held.  Home Baked Pies, cookies, jams and breads; a nearly new room will offer unbelievable bargains, hand crafted Christmas ornaments, quilted holiday items, a book sale room and a Chinese Auction.  Raffle prizes too.  Tickets available at the fair.  Lunch served. 

New Morning Market Entertaining with Ease --Woodbury

11/08/2014

129 Main St. North, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-4868.

On Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 11AM to 12 Noon Executive Chef Carold Byer-Alcorace will share Entertaining with Ease.  Learn practical and creative ways to take the stress out of holiday meal preparation.  Learn semi-homemade dishes so that you too can enjoy the holidays.  Tickets: $5.

Sharon Audubon - Waterfowl Wander to White Memorial- Field Trip for Adults and Interested Learners

11/08/2014

325 Cornwall Bridge Road, Rte. 4, Sharon, CT Phone: 860-364-0520.

Saturday, November 8th. 8:00-11:00am. Admission: $10 Audubon Sharon Members/ $15 Non-members. Join Mike, Sean and Zach for an adventure to White Memorial as we explore a diversity of wetlands searching for waterfowl. Learn some tips on waterfowl identification and a fun morning in the field. White Memorial Foundation counts over 4000 acres of property designed for conservation and public recreation. Its varied habitats make this a great place for birding, and its position by Bantam Lake makes it a hotspot for ducks.

Haight-Brown Vineyard - Comedy Night at the Vineyard

11/08/2014

29 Chestnut Hill Rd, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860.567.4045.

Comedy Night at the Vineyard.  Doors open at 6 pm and live mic starts at 7 pm. Some of CT’s funniest comedians - Beecher, Brian Barganier, Kareem Blue and Gary Alexis! Make your reservation now - $35 and includes a glass of wine. For additional information and reservations call or visit the website.

WCSU Hosts Piano Competition

11/08/2014

43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, CT 06811.

The first J.Y. Park Piano Competition will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus.  Middle and high school students living and/or studying in Connecticut and in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess counties, New York, are eligible to participate. For more information about the event, go to www.jumyfoundation.org/competition/.

WCSU Symphony Orchestra

11/08/2014

43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, CT 06811.

The WCSU Symphony Orchestra will perform at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus.  Featured will be compositions by Beethoven, Bocherinni and others with Richard Vaudrey on cello. Fernando Jimenez will conduct. The concert will be free and the public is invited. Donations to support the Department of Music will be accepted. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center — Experiences of Emerging Church

11/08/2014

229 E. Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-3163.

On Saturday 10 am to noon. Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr through listening to Rohr's audio lectures and participating in facilitated, reflective conversation.  The current monthly sessions are based on Conversations of the Bible: Richard Rohr's New Great Themes of Scripture.  Facilitator: Peggy Richard. Participate in the Wednesday or Saturday gathering. To register: peggyrichard.ct@gmail.com. Donation: $5     

The Henderson Cultural Center at Hunt Hill Farm - The Silo - Home For the Holidays

11/08/2014

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-355-0300.

Saturday, November 8, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with Chef Daniel Rosati. Full paticipation. Visit the website for more information.

The Henderson Cultural Center at Hunt Hill Farm - The Silo - Southern Thanksgiving Dinner

11/08/2014

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-355-0300.

Saturday, November 8, 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. with Chef Daniel Rosati. Full participation. Visit the website for moreinformation.