Scoville Memorial Library Program: Rehab, It's for the Birds--Salisbury

04/18/2015

38 Main St., Salisbury, CT 06068. Phone: 860-435-2838.

Rehab, It's for the Birds--April 18, 2015 from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm. Wildlife rehabilitation is often an elaborate and time-consuming process, bringing humans and wildlife together at a time of need. Wildlife rehabilitator Erin O'Connell, of Audubon Sharon, will discuss her work, treating sick, injured, and orphaned wildlife, with the goal of returning them to independent living in their natural habitat. Erin's presentation focuses on rehabilitation of our feathered friends from birds of prey to songbirds. She will be accompanied by a few "educational ambassadors", birds that have recovered from their injuries but are not able to survive in the wild.

Minor Memorial Library - "Colorful Memories" - Exhibit and sale of beautiful oil paintings by Rita Maduro Frenkel

04/18/2015

23 South Street, Roxbury, CT Phone: (860) 350-2181.

A reception at the Minor Memorial Library,on Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 2 pm to 4 pm. The show will continue during regular library hours, when the Community Room is not in use for a special program, through Saturday, May 30: Mondays from 12 noon to 7 pm, Wednesdays from 10 am to 5 pm, Thursdays from 12 noon to 5 pm, Fridays from 10 am to 5 pm and Saturdays from 10 am to 2 pm. The library will be closed May 25. The reception is free and open to the public and refreshments will be served. The library is handicapped-accessible. Call the library at (860) 350-2181 for more information.

 

Barkhamsted Historical Society Plans "Walk Through Time"

04/18/2015

East River Rd., Barkhamsted, CT 06063. Phone: 860-379-1861.

Barkhamsted Historical Society Plans "Walk Through Time"--On Saturday ,April 18th ,the Barkhamsted Historical Society will conduct a hike at Peoples' Forest ,East River Rd , Barkhamsted . The "Walk Through Time " hike will begin at 10:00 am at Squire's Tavern, 100 East River Rd. The hike will be a circular hike of approximately 1 mile with about a dozen stops along the way at locations to "see" what it would have looked like in the past .The Stone Museum and Squire's Tavern as well as areas on the banks of the Farmington River will be some of the stops. The hike takes about 1 ½ hours and is relatively easy although it covers some uneven ground so wear suitable shoes.Come experience this area as it was long, long ago.

White Memorial Conservation Center Hosts Woodcock Cocktail Party-Litchfield

04/18/2015

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

On April 18, 2015 at 6PM White Memorial will host a Woodcock Cocktail Party in the A. B. Ceder Room.  Limited to 20 Guests.  Learn about this comical woodland bird also know as the Timberdoodle.  Call to sign up.  $5 members; $10 non-members.

11th Annual Authors Luncheon to Benefit Susan B. Anthony Project

04/18/2015

300 Hill Rd., Harwinton, CT 06791. Phone: 860-489-3798.

On Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Noon the 11th Annual Susan B. Anthony Project luncheon will be held at Fairfview Farm Golf Course.  Featured Authors:  Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough, Janice Nimura and LesMorgan Steiner.  Check the website or call for tickets. 

Salisbury Association Heritage Talks

04/18/2015

38 Main Street, Salisbury, CT

Nature Talk and Live Animal presentation: Erin O'Connell, Wildlife Rehabilitator at Sharon Audubon, "Rehab: It's for the Birds." Co-sponsored by the Salisbury Association Land Trust and Scoville Library. (Location and time of event TBA)

Litchfield Historical Society Museum - Museum Open For The Season

04/18/2015

Corner of East & South, Street, On The Green, Rte. 63, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4501.

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Open for the Season. All ages. Admission.

Danbury Concert Association

04/18/2015

43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, CT 06811. Phone: 2038378774.

The Danbury Concert Association will present cellist Sophie Shao, violinist Frank Huang and pianist Gilles Vonsattel at 7:30 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. This is a DCA subscription event. For more information, go to www.danburyconcert.org/index.shtml.

Whiffenpoofs of Yale Coming to St. John's Episcopal Church--Washington, CT

04/19/2015

78 Green Hill Road, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-2527.


St. John's Episcolpa Church -- Music @ St. John's is pleased to host the Whiffenpoofs of Yale in concert this Sunday afternoon, April 19th, beginning at 5:00 p.m. Tickets: $35 ($15 students). Tickets may be purchased online through St. John's website
or by calling the Parish Office, 860-868-2527.

Flander's Nature Center Program: Woodcarving Demonstration--Woodbury

04/19/2015

Flanders Rd., Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-3711 Ex. 10.

On Sunday, April 19 members of the Connecticut Woodcarvers Association will be bringing their expertise to Flanders to hold a demonstration on the craft of woodcarving. People will have the opportunity to meet and watch these award winning wood artists at work. They will be sharing their knowledge and love of their craft and providing tips and techniques on the carving of walking sticks, sculpture and more. This program is best suited for adults and older children although well supervised younger children are also welcome. The sticks used for carving that day will all be sustainably harvested from Flanders properties. There will be a display of member's previously carved pieces as well as some items for purchase. The program will be held from 10AM to 4PM on the grounds of the Flanders Sugar House located a quarter mile from the intersection of Flanders and Church Hill Roads in Woodbury. The event will be moved inside in the case of inclement weather. The fee for the demonstration workshop is $5/members and $10 non-members. Pre-registration is required.