Sunday, September 1, 2019

Week of September 1

Tuesday September 3
A bridge dedication ceremony will be held at 11:00 am at the commuter lot near the bridge at 597 Litchfield Road in Harwinton.

The Goshen Public Library will hold a program on fascism at 3 pm. For more information,

Wednesday September 4
St. Paul's Lutheran Church will hold a community discussion from 6:30 pm to 9 pm. More information at 860-482-3555

The Torrington Library will hold a special Facebook Live reading of bedtime stories at 7 pm. More information at

Thursday September 5
The Torrington Library will hold an informational session on the 2020 census at 6:30 pm. For more information,

The Burlington Farmers Market will be held from 5 to 8 pm at the Town Hall. More information at

Friday September 6
The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield will present a Jazz performance at 3 pm, as part of Ridgefield’s Jazz, Funk & Blues’ Weekend. For more information,

The Ridgefield Playhouse will present a Jazz/Pop performance at 8pm. For more information,

Saturday September 7
A Revolutionary War ceremony will be held from 10 am to 5 pm at the Litchfield Town Green to celebrate Litchfield’s 300th anniversary.  More information at,

The Harwinton Town Garage will collect used oil and antifreeze from 9 to 11 am. For more information,

New Hartford’s Brodie Park, will hold a Big Wheels truck event  from 10 am to 2 pm. For more information,

Imagine Nation will hold a Chemistry Workshop at the Harwinton Library at 11 am. More information at

Washington’s Hollister House Garden will hold a cocktail party  from 4 to 6:30 pm. For more information,

East Granby’s Old Newgate Prison will hold a wildlife presentation on bats from 10am to 4:30pm. For more information,

Joseph’s House in Torrington will hold an open mic night this Saturday from 7 to 10 pm. More information at

A tag sale to benefit Kitty Quarters rescue and adoption center will be held this Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm at St. Michael's Church in Litchfield For more information,

Sunday September 8
The Colebrook Senior Center will sponsor a trip to MGM Grand Casino in Springfield at 9 am. For more information, (860) 738-9521

Washington’s Hollister House Garden will hold a “Rare and Unusual Plant Sale” from 9 am to 3 pm. More information at

The Town of Thomaston will hold a Summer Cruise event  from 1 to 6 pm on Main Street. Additionally, The Thomaston Library will hold a book sale from 10 am to 4 pm. More information at 860-283-4343 and

Monday September 9
Oliver Wolcott Library will hold a discussion of the book “The Agency: A History of the CIA” at 12:30 pm. For more information,

The Kent Volunteer Fire Department Golf Tournament will be held  at the Bull's Bridge Golf Club. For more information,

The Red Cross has announced the following blood drives:

Saturday September 7 from 8 am to 1 pm at Harwinton Town Hall, 100 Bentley Drive

More information at