Saturday, July 15, 2017

FALLS VILLAGE: "Art Exhibit" 7/22 to 8/18

The David M. Hunt Library in Falls Village will present an exhibit by artist Gail Jacobson entitled “Complicated Dreams.” The exhibit will run from Saturday July 22 to Saturday August 18 with an opening reception on Friday July 21 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. For more information, please call the Library at 860-824-7424 or visit huntlibrary.org

SHARON: "Mushroom Walk" 7/16/17

The Sharon Audubon Society will hold a Mushroom Walk on Sunday July 16 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. For more information, please call 860-364-0520 or visit sharon.audubon.org

WINCHESTER: "Chicken Dinner" 7/2217

The Winchester Center Congregational Church will hold a BBQ Chicken Dinner on Saturday July 22 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm. For more information, please call 860-379-8900 or visit winchestercentercongchurch.org

TORRINGTON: "Festival" 7/15/17

The Praise God Fest will be held at Coe Park on Saturday July 15 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. For more information, please call 860-482-8338 or visit praisegodfest.com

Sunday, July 2, 2017

HARWINTON: "Benefit Concert" 7/15/17

The Lions Club of Harwinton will present their Concert for Sight on Saturday July 15 beginning at 3:30 pm at the Harwinton Fairgrounds. For more information, please email harwintonlionsclub@snet.et or visit https://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/harwintonct/page-8.php

TORRINGTON: "Bake Sale" 7/22

The First Congregational Church of Torrington will hold a bake sale on Saturday July 22 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. For more information, please call 860-482-4705 or visit firstcong.com

TORRINGTON: "Main Street Marketplace" Thursdays through August

The Main Street Marketplace will open on Thursday July 6 and run for five consecutive weeks. The marketplace runs from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. WAPJ will be broadcasting live from the marketplace each day. For more information, please visit mainstreetmarketplace.org

Friday, June 16, 2017

TORRINGTON: "Summer Meal Program" 2017

Coe Memorial Park will host a USDA free summer meals program from June 26 to August 18. The program time will take place from 11:30 am to 12:45 pm. For more information, please call 860-567-0863 or visit fns.usda.gov.  

Saturday, June 3, 2017

NORTHWEST CONNECTICUT: "Red Cross Blood Drives" Month of July

The Red Cross has announced the following blood drives:

Thomaston
Monday July 17 from 1:00 -to 6:00 pm at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 505 South Main St.

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

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

LITCHFIELD: "Exhibit on Litchfield Female Academy" beginning 4/21/17

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

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 litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org or call 860-567-4501. 

Saturday, May 11, 2013

TORRINGTON: Electronic Waste (E-Waste) Recycling

Electronic Waste (E-Waste) Recycling

City of Torrington residents can bring their household electronic scrap items (e-waste) to the Water Pollution Control Facility Drop-Site Recycle Center located on Bogue Road for recycling.

The e-waste recycle drop-off site is open Monday thru Friday from 7:00 am to 2:30 pm and weekends from 7:00 to 9:30 am. Proof of residency and sign-in are required.

Data Security is not included with the e-waste recycle program so residents need to take appropriate steps to properly sanitize or destroy all storage media.
Computers, monitors, printers and televisions are no longer picked up curbside so Torrington residents are encouraged to take advantage of this e-waste recycle service.


The e-waste that can be recycled from Torrington households includes:

Computers
Computer monitors
Printers
Modems
Computer
Peripherals (keyboards, mouse’s etc.)
Televisions
Cell phones
Desktop copiers
Fax machines




IPods and PDAs
Stereo
Radio equipment
Telephones and telephone equipment
Typewriters
Speakers
Microwave ovens
Digital cameras
VCRs and DVD players