Sunday, September 8, 2019

Week of September 8

Ongoing Events
The Oliver Wolcott Library has two part-time position openings. Applicants must be at least 14 years of age. For more information,

Fidelco in Bloomfield is looking for volunteer puppy raisers. More information at

Tuesday September 10
The Terryville Library will hold a craft night at 6 pm. Additionally, the library will hold a presentation on the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps at 6:30 pm. more information at

Wednesday September 11
The Sullivan Senior Center will hold a picnic from 10:30 am to 3 pm. More information at 860-489-2211

Imagine Nation in Bristol will hold a Grandparents Day from 9:30 am to 5 pm. For more information,

St. Paul's Lutheran Church will hold a community discussion from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. More information at 860-482-3555

Winsted Trails will hold an informational walk on the topic of weeds at 6:30 pm. More information can be found on the Winsted Trails Facebook page.

Thursday September 12
Torrington Library will hold a taco night and story time at 6pm. Additionally, the library will hold an arts workshop at 6:30pm. For more information,

Scoville Library will hold a guest speaker presentation on The Grand Canyon at 6:00 pm, as part of their White Hart Speaker Series. More information at

The Sullivan Senior Center will hold an AARP Smart Driver Course at am. More information at 860-489-2580

Torrington Library and the Community Health and Wellness Center will hold a presentation on Chiropractic and Chronic Pain at 6 pm. For more information,

Friday September 13th
Litchfield Community Center, the Litchfield Hills Audubon Society, and Audubon Sharon will present a program on landscaping with the author of “Bringing Nature Home” at 7 pm. More information at 860-364-0520 x105.

The Colebrook Historical Society will hold a detective story presentation at 7 pm. For more information, 860-738-8244

First Congregational Church will hold a Musical Improv program from 6 to 8 pm. For more information,

Saturday September 14th
The Litchfield Hills Audubon Society will hold a harvest moon walk at Boyd Wood Sanctuary at 6:30 pm.  More information at 860-819-7462

Winsted Trails will hold a hike through the Winchester Land Trust’s newest acquisitions from 1 to 4 pm.  More information can be found on the Winsted Trails Facebook page.

The Little Britches Boots & Britches Ball will be held from 6 to 10 pm at the Bridgewater Pavilion. For more information,

The Harwinton Library will hold a program on seed saving at 11 am. More information at

The Sharon Audubon Center will hold a Butterfly Celebration Festival from 10 am to 3 pm. More information at:

The Torrington Library Teen Advisory Board Car Wash Fundraiser will be held from 12 to 3 pm at Tony’s Westside Restaurant. For more information,

The First Church of Winsted’s Steam Vent Coffee House’s Fall season starts with an open mic from 6-7 pm, and a number of musical performances from 7 to 9 pm. More information at

The Norfolk Classic Car Show will be held from 1 to 3 pm at the Yale Music Shed Parking Grounds. More information at 860-307-1487.

Litchfield Community Center will hold a concert at 7:30 pm, featuring The Lustre Kings. For more information,

The Litchfield Historical Society will hold a fundraiser from 6 to 9 pm at the Tapping Reeve Meadow.  More information at (860) 567-4501.

New Hartford will hold Open Farm Day from 10 am to 4 pm. For more information, 

Litchfield History Museum will hold a walking tour of local architecture at 10am. For more information,

Sunday September 15
The Miles4Moe Harvest Festival 5k run/walk will be held at 10 am, with registration at 8:3 0am. For more information,

Scoville Memorial Library will hold a story reading and art event at 1 pm. More information at

The Harwinton Historical Society will present a talk from author Phil Steele on his father Bob Steele at 2 pm at the Town Hall. More information at

New Hartford Day will be held from 11 am to 4 pm. For more information,

Oliver Wolcott Library will hold a video lecture and discussion entitled “Seeing through Photographs” at 1 pm. For more information,

Monday, September 16th
The Norfolk Library will hold a seminar on The Odyssey at 5 pm. More information at

The Colebrook Senior Center will sponsor a trip to The Big E on h at 9 am. More information at (860) 738-9521

Torrington Park and Rec will sponsor a bus trip to Mohegan Sun Casino. For more information,

The Red Cross has announced the following blood drives:

Monday September 16 from 1:45-6:45 pm at The United Congregational Church, 1622 Torringford St.

More information at