Thursday, October 12, 2017

LITCHFIELD COUNTY: "Household Hazardous Waste Day" 10/14/17

The Torrington Water Pollution Control Authority will hold a household waste collection day on Saturday October 14th from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at 225 Lower Bogue Road. Registration Tickets can be acquired from your town or city hall.

WINSTED: "Musical Night" 10/14/17

The Steam Vent Coffee House will continue its Fall season on Saturday October 14 at 6:00 pm at the First Church of Winsted, 95 North Main Street. For more information, please call 860-482-3491.

LITCHFIELD: "Walking Tour" 10/14/17

The Litchfield Historical Society will hold a walking tour on Saturday October 14 at 10:00 am. For more information, please visit

LITCHFIELD: "Author Conversation" 10/17/17

The Oliver Wolcott Library will hold an author’s conversation with Eva Dillon concerning her book “Spies in the Family” on Tuesday October 17 at 7:00 pm. For more information, please visit

TORRINGTON: "Chorale Rehearsals" through 10/17/17

The Connecticut Yankee Chorale will be holding rehearsals on Tuesday evenings at the Center Congregational Church, 155 Main Street. Registration is open through Tuesday October 17. For more information, please call 860 482-5743.

TORRINGTON: "Medicare Seminar" 10/19/17

The Torrington Library will hold a Medicare Seminar on Thursday October 19 at 6:00 pm. For more information,

TORRINGTON: "Fundraiser for Soup Kitchen" 10/19/17

The Community Kitchen of Torrington will hold their Empty Bowls Fundraiser on Thursday October 19 from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm at the Elk's Main Ballroom, 70 Litchfield Street. For more information, click here.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

NORTHWEST CT: "Red Cross Blood Drives" October

The Red Cross has announced the following blood drives:



Tuesday October 24 from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm at St. Joseph’s Church, 33 Queen St.

For more information, please call the Red Cross at 1-800-RED CROSS or visit

THOMASTON: "Wine and Beer Fundraiser" 10/13/17

The Friends of the Thomaston Opera House will hold a wine/beer tasting fund raiser on Friday October 13 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Lyceum, 181 Main Street, Terryville. For more information, pleas visit 

TORRINGTON: "Fundraiser" 10/13/17

Friendly Hands Food Bank will hold a Pasta Dinner and Auction Fundraiser on Friday October 13th at 5:00 pm at the St. Francis/St. Peters School, 260 Prospect Street. For more information, please call 860-482-3338.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

LITCHFIELD: "New Exhibit" beginning 4/22/17

The Litchfield Historical Society will open a new exhibit entitled “Thoughts, Words, and Deeds: Exploring the Litchfield Female Academy.” The exhibit will run from Saturday April 22 to Monday November 27, and an opening reception will be held on Friday April 21 at 6:30pm. For more information, please visit or call 860-567-4501.