Sunday, January 20, 2019

Week of January 20

Animator and illustrator David Calabrese will teach an Intro to Cartooning Class for Middle School aged children at the St. Peter/St. Francis School beginning Tuesday January 22. More information can be found on the Torrington Police Athletic League Facebookpage.

Kidsplay Museum will hold a program entitled “What’s Inside” from January 21 through the 27. More information at

Wednesday January 23
The Norfolk Library will host a puppeteer performance at their Corner Club at 3:30 pm. More information at

The Harwinton Public Library will present a workshop for Home businesses this Wednesday at 7 pm. For more information,

Thursday January 24
The Torrington Library will hold a Presentation on nutrition and genes, and their relation to disease and prevention at 6:30 pm. More information at

Oliver Wolcott Library will host a psychology talk entitled “Before You Know It: The Unconscious Reasons We Do What We Do”  at 7 pm. More information at

Friday January 25
The Torrington Library will hold Creative Workshop for making Valentine’s pouches at 10:30 am. For more information,

The Winsted Community Book Store will host a lecture series entitled “Opposition to War" beginning with a lesson on WWI at 11am.  For more information,

Kidsplay Museum will hold a Family Friday event entitled “It’s Electric”at 5 pm. More information at

The Hotchkiss School Concert Series continues with a Atlantic Brass Quintet Concert at 7pm. More information can be found at

Saturday January 26
St. Paul's Lutheran Church will hold a Winter Fellowship dinner at 5:15pm. For more information,

New Hartford's Beekley Library will host a Historical Lecture Series entitled "1968: A Year to Remember"  at 1 pm. Additionally, the library will present a performance by “The Lynnes” at 7 pm. For more information, 860-379-7235 and

Chatterley’s Banquet Hall will host “Pasta with a Purpose”: an event to raise money and awareness for Glioblastoma  and honor the life of Richie Beck at 5pm. For more information, 860-605-7279.

The White Memorial Conservation Center and the CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Fisheries Division will hold a Family Ice Fishing Day from 10 am to 3 pm. More information can be found on or

The Thomaston library will hold a program on the healing power of crystals and stones  at 1 pm. For more information, 860-283-4339

The Harwinton Ambulance Headquarters will hold Babysitting training classes for teens age 11-15 at 9am. For more information, email

Sunday January 27
The Norfolk Library will hold an Art Opening Reception at 4 pm. More information at

The Litchfield History Museum will host a lecture by Connecticut State Historian, Dr. Walter Woodward, on the Constitution of 1818  at 3 pm. More information at
Monday January 28
The Harwinton Public Library will hold a discussion of the book “The Big One” by David Kinney at 7 pm For more information,

The Red Cross has announced the following blood drives:

Wednesday January 23 from 12:30 to 5:30pm at Praise Christian Fellowship Hall, 52 New Hartford Rd

Friday January 25 from 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm at Burlington Town Hall, 200 Spielman Highway

Monday January 28 from 1:45 to 6:45 pm at United Congregational Church, 1622 Torringford Street

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