The Norfolk Library will hold their 40th Annual Book Sale on Saturday August 27 and Sunday August 28 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm each day. For more information, please call 860-542-5075.
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Unity in the Foothills will hold an event entitled “Sacred Song and Gong Meditation” on Saturday September 17 beginning at 7:00 pm. For more information, please call 860-921-4297 or visit sacredsoundandliving.com.
The Torrington Historical Society and the Northwest CT Chamber Education Foundation will hold their annual Torrington House Tour on Saturday September 10. The tour will take guests through six notable homes and two historic barns and will begin at the Chamber of Commerce. For more information, please visit their website or contact Mark McEachern at 860-482-8260, or JoAnn Ryan at 860-482-6586.
Sunday, August 14, 2016
The Red Cross has announced that there is a critical need for blood donations and has scheduled the following blood drives:
8/30/2016: 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Kent Town Hall, 41 Kent Green Blvd
8/17/2016: 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., New Milford Community Ambulance Corp., 1 Scoville Road
8/31/2016: 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., New Milford Hospital, 21 Elm Street
8/25/2016: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., The Lyceum, 181 Main Street
8/26/2016: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 837 Charles St.
8/26/2016: 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, 540 Litchfield Street
8/26/2016: 7:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m., Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, 540 Litchfield Street
8/29/2016: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Coe Memorial Civic Center, 101 Litchfield Street
8/18/2016: 1:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., Watertown Fire Department, 935 Main Street
For more information please call the Red Cross at 1-800 RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org
Sunday, August 7, 2016
The Litchfield Historical Society located at 7 South Street will feature a new exhibit entitled Reimagining the Reeve House Landscape which will display a history of landscapes and gardens in Litchfield. The exhibit will open on Tuesday August 9 and will run through November 27. For more information call (860) 567-4501 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Torrington Historical Society has announced a new exhibit entitled Pet Pals which will celebrate the history of pets in Torrington. The exhibit will open on Thursday August 11 and will run through October 29 at the society located at 192 Main Street. The society also invites Torrington residents to submit photographs of them and their pet which may be featured with the exhibit. For more information please visit torringtonhistoricalsociety.org.
Sunday, July 31, 2016
The Connecticut Department of Labor and the Northwest Regional Workforce Investment Board are offering a variety of training and employment workshops in August to assist area residents. Events are held at the Torrington American Job Center, 59 Field Street. Please contact the office at (860) 496-3300 to register.
Sunday, July 24, 2016
The David M. Hunt Library located at 63 Main Street will feature the exhibit entitled “Ben Foster: Recent Paintings” beginning on Saturday July 30. There will be a reception with the artist on that date from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The exhibit runs through September 3. For more information please visit huntlibrary.org.
Monday, July 18, 2016
The Scoville Memorial Library located at 30 Main Street will hold a number of events and activities for children and adults throughout the summer. For more information please call the library at (860) 435-2838 or visit scovillelibrary.org.
Monday, July 4, 2016
The Harwinton Public Library will hold a once a month book sale on the third Saturday of the month. The next book sale will take place on Saturday July 16 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Future dates are Saturday August 20 and September 17. For more information please call the library at 860 485-9113 or visit www.harwintonpl.org/.