Saturday, August 19, 2017

LITCHFIELD: "Author Talk" 8/24/17

The Oliver Wolcott Library will host a talk by author Sheila Nevins on Thursday August 24 at 7:00 pm. For more information, please visit owlibrary.org

Sunday, August 13, 2017

FALLS VILLAGE: "Art Exhibit" 8/25 to 9/22/17

The David M. Hunt Library will present an art exhibit entitled “Altars, Amulets, and Shrines.” The exhibit will run from Friday August 25 to Friday September 22 with an opening reception on the August 25 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. For more information, please visit huntlibrary.org

Saturday, August 12, 2017

TORRINGTON: "Bake Sale" 8/12 and 8/26

The First Congregational Church of Torrington will hold bake sales on Saturday August 12 and 26 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. For more information, please visit firstcong.com

Saturday, July 29, 2017

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

The Red Cross has announced the following blood drives:

Torrington

Friday August 25 from 1:00 to 6:00 pm at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 837 Charles Street


Monday August 28 from 1:00 to 6:00 pm at Coe Memorial Park Civic Center, 101 Litchfield Street

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