2nd Annual Stitch In Time: Community Qullt Show at Naugatuck Historical Society Museum

09/21/2013 to 09/22/2013

195 Water St., Naugatuck, CT 06770. Phone: 203-729-9039.

On Saturday 10 am. to 4 p.m. at the Historical setting of the Naugatuck Railroad Station, home the Naugatuck Hitorical Society Museum,and on Sunday, the show will run from noon to 4 p.m. A Stitch In Time will feature the work of local quilters both young and old from the area including The Ecumenical Quilting Group of Naugatuck.  Five of the area churches are represented in the group of quilters. Together they have made over 1600 quilts since the groups conception in 2000, helping a variety of charities and groups from the greater Naugatuck Valley. The variety of quilts on display will vary as much as some of the quilters who have worked on it. Quilting groups and solo quilters are invited to showcase their work. Quilts on display will also include some from the Society's collection. At the show we will have quilting demonstrations. There will be an opportunity for the visitors to get a chance to try quilting themselves by working on finishing a quilt. Kits from the American Patchwork & Quilting organization will be for sale as part of the 1 Million Pillow Case Challenge for charities. A vendor will be on hand to help with any of your last minute quilting needs.  Admission is only $5 a person or $20 a family.

After School Arts Program -- ASAP Hosts 2nd Annual Celebration of Emerging Artists--Bethlehem

09/21/2013

58 Harrison Lane, Bethlehem, CT 06751. Phone: 860-868-0740.

After School Arts Program will hold its second annual Celebration of Emerging Artists: an Evening of Performance and Fine Art at The Woodhall School on Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 5 to 7:30PM.  Event is free.  Donation of $25 is suggested. 

Pleasant Valley Bean Hole Supper - Barkhamsted

09/21/2013

93 River Road (Rt. 181), Barkhamsted, CT Phone: 860-379-9398.

A bean hole baked beans and ham supper with homemade potato salad, cole slaw, and desserts, also rolls and beverages will be held at Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church on Sept 21, 2013 in Pleasant Valley (Barkhamsted).  Seatings at 5, 6, and 7 pm. Adults $10, Children 6-12 $5.  Please make reservations.  Call .

12th Annual Dog Show at Bellamy-Ferriday House--Bethlehem

09/21/2013

9 Main Street, Bethlehem, CT 06751. Phone: 203-266-7596.

On September 21, 2013 at 1PM the 12th Annual Dog Show at Ballamy-Ferriday House will be held.  Activities and demonstrations are planned as well as visits from many local animal organizations.

Woodbury Public Library Hosts Author Nancy McMillan: March Farm: Season by Season

09/21/2013

269 Main St. South, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-3502.

Nancy McMillan will share her recently published book:  March Farm: Season by Season on a Connecticut Family Farm at the Woodbury Public Library on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 2PM.  The book chronicles a year in the left of March Farm, a four-generation family farm in Bethlehem. A book signing will follow the presentation.  

7th Annual Ski Sundown Brewer's Fest - New Hartford

09/21/2013

Box 208, 126 Ratlum Road, New Hartford, CT 06057. Phone: 860-379-7669 Ext. 251.

Ski Sundown hosts its 7th Brewers' Fest at the mountain on Saturday, September 21st  from 4pm to 8pm. This unlimited tasting experience will include a wide variety of breweries and brewpubs from Connecticut and beyond. Enjoy live music by POOR GORDON as you sample handcrafted beer. A selection of dishes from THE MEAT HOUSE OF AVON and snacks will be available for purchase. The event will be held rain or shine and ample, free parking is available. Tickets are available for purchase online by clicking here. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door, and designated driver tickets are $20.  You must be 21 or older to attend and a photo i.d. is required.

Miranda Vineyard 4th Annual Pig Roast

09/21/2013

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

Saturday from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.  In Celebration of Connecticut's Farm to Chef Week, we will be hosting our fourth Annual Pig Roast. Check out the delicious menu: on site spit roasted pig, fresh corn on the cob, dill roasted potatoes, homestyle chipolte cornbread, homemade cole slaw, scrumptious apple crisp and a glass of our award winning wine.  Hope you can join us. Looking forward to seeing you at our Pig Roast!


Bent Fest at Audubon Center Bent of the River--Southbury

09/21/2013

185 East Flat Hill Rd., Southbury, CT 06488. Phone: 203-264-5098.

BentFest 2013 Saturday, September 21st 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.  To be held rain or shine. Join us for our annual fundraiser, the family-oriented BentFest 2013.  This year's event will feature picnicking in the meadow, river and nature walks, hay rides, tie-dye T-shirt creations, food vendors, kids' activities, bird watching, raffle prizes, plus live music by the Willie Nininger Band. New for 2013 is the fundraising sale of coffee, tea and pastries in the Bent's historic 1800s barn. Visitors can sit and enjoy refreshments while admiring the weather-worn wood and large beams of this 45 x 30 foot post Civil War barn." The non-profit Audubon Center is located in the Southbury hamlet of South Britain, off Route 172 at 185 East Flat Hill Road, 0.3 miles from corner of General Store and South Britain Congregational Church. Admission $12/adult, $8/child age 6 to 18, free for children 6 and younger, and $25/family. No pets will be permitted. Tickets can be purchased in advance at http://bentoftheriver.audubon.org, or September 21 at the gate. For information, call 203.264.5098.

Beardsley and Memorial Library - Basic Money Management Class

09/21/2013

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

Create a Budget and Stick to it!  Bring yourself peace of mind. Gayle Moraski, Vice President, Northwest Community Bank will teach a Basic Money Management class at Beardsley and Memorial Library on Saturday, September 21, 2013, at 11:00 a.m.  Learn how to keep more hard earned cash in your pocket. This program is free and open to the public.

Hopkins Vineyard - 34th Harvest Festival

09/21/2013

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

Live music, wine tasting, artisan cheese, fresh fruit and paté, free Hopkins wine glass and estate grape sampling with the winemaker. (rain or shine) Online purchase of tickets ends September 19th. Tickets may then be purchased at the door for $30. Tickets are non refundable.