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, goshenpublib.org.

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 torrintonlibrary.org

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

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


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, aldrichart.org

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

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, www.townoflitchfield.org

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

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

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

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

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

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

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, www.kittyquarters.org

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 hollisterhousegarden.org

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 www.thomastonlibrary.org.

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, owlibrary.org.

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

The Red Cross has announced the following blood drives:

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

More information at redcrossblood.org