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WATERBURY — Waterbury Symphony Orchestra will present the third concert in the 2019-20 Subscription Series, a program titled All-Mozart at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 1, at Naugatuck Valley Community College Fine Arts Center, 750 Chase Pkwy. Music Director and Conductor Leif Bjaland will lead the o…

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BETHLEHEM — The Bethlehem Land Trust will host a free afternoon of fun, including a bonfire and a presentation on raptors, on Saturday, February 22, to celebrate the Rev. Joseph Bellamy Day. February 20 is the 301st birthday of Rev. Bellamy, founder of the town of Bethlehem. The raptor prese…

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Doug Anderson is among those scheduled to perform in the New Morning Songwriter’s Series, Saturday evening, February 22, in the store’s upstairs community room, 129 Main St. North in Woodbury. The series focuses on singer-songwriters in an “in-the-round” format where the artists take turns p…

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OAKVILLE — A brand name clothing sale will be held from Friday, February 21 to Sunday, February 23 at Polk Elementary School, 435 Buckingham St. 

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NAUGATUCK — The 27th annual Chocolate and Food Festival to benefit Easterseals will take place from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Naugatuck Event Center, 6 Rubber Ave.

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WASHINGTON — Washington Environmental Council board members Karen Silk, Terri Tibbatts and Monique Gil Rogers will lead a book discussion on the New York Times bestseller “The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming” by David Wallace-Wells at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Gunn Memorial Library.

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WOODBURY — The Kenn Morr Band will present a musical evening at 7 p.m. Thursday, February 27, at the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South.

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BETHLEHEM — The Bethlehem Democratic Town Committee will host a fun night of trivia, Saturday evening, February 29, at Memorial Hall, 10 Veterans Dr.

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BETHLEHEM — The annual meeting of the Bethlehem Fair Society will take place at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at Memorial Hall, 10 The Green.

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THOMASTON — St. Peter’s-Trinity Church will host a free hash and pancake supper from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, in the parish hall at 160 Main St., located between the Thomaston Library and the Opera House. 

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WATERTOWN — The Taft School Music for a While concert series continues Saturday, February 22, with a cabaret-style evening of jazz, New Orleans blues, American Funk and more, featuring the T.J. Thompson Sextet. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for Jazz From the Undercroft: Mardi Gras Celebration; the…

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MIDDLEBURY — St. George’s Episcopal Church invites all community members to its annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Buffet, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 25 in the parish hall. The buffet will include pancakes, sausage, French toast, hash, fruit salad, beverages and dessert. The church is lo…

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WATERTOWN — Members of the First Congregational Church of Watertown will celebrate their newly refurbished Holtkamp tracker pipe organ with a Re-dedication Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 1. The church is located at 40 DeForest St. Jerrick Cavagnaro, a second year student at the Yale School …

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WOODBURY — Master naturalist Dr. Edward Boisits will conduct bluebird nest box building programs at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 15 and 29 at Flanders Nature Center and Land Trust. Dr. Boisits will touch on the history of the Eastern Bluebird and discuss the role of the bluebird nest box initia…

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WOODBURY — New Morning Songwriter’s Series will present an evening of the region’s finest songwriters featuring Open Book, Lisa Brigantino, Doug Anderson and Fred Gillen, Jr., at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, February 22, in the store’s upstairs community room, 129 Main St. North. The series focuses o…

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WATERBURY — The Blessed Sacrament Church ladies will host a scrapbook crop, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at the Catholic Academy of Waterbury Gym, 386 Robinwood Rd.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services, 311 Falls Ave., offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years and older.

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WATERBURY — All Saints Parish will host a wine tasting from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, February 22 in the Rita P. Frigon Hall at the Shrine of St. Anne, 515 South Main St.

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LITCHFIELD — Susan Lovallo will present a program entitled Downsizing and Staging Your Home from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at Wisdom House Retreat and conference Center, 229 East Litchfield Rd.

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LITCHFIELD — The Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market will host the annual Winter Harvest Dinner Event from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Rd.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown History Museum and the Friends of the Watertown Library will host Tammy Denease as Elizabeth Mumbet Freeman at 2 p.m. Sunday, February 16, at the Watertown Library, 470 Main St.

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LITCHFIELD — Marguerite Mullée will present Music and the Art of Listening from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 7 at Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center, 229 East Litchfield Rd.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown History Museum and the Friends of the Watertown Library will host Tammy Denease as Elizabeth Mumbet Freeman at 2 p.m. Sunday, February 16, at the Watertown Library, 470 Main St. Ms. Denease has a history in storytelling and historical interpretations. Ms. Denease br…

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TERRYVILLE — The Terryville High School music students will host the third annual Friends of Music mattress fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, February 22 in the THS cafeteria. There will be more than 20 mattresses on display for participants to try including Simmons Beautyrest, The…

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SOUTHBURY — An active shooter training session will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, February 18, at the Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut, 444 Main St. North. The session is a program of Stop the Bleed, Save a Life. “The awareness and fear of being involved in a mass shooting eve…

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MIDDLEBURY — The poet Jennifer Grotz will give a poetry reading at 7:30 p.m. Friday, February 7, in Westover School’s Adams Library. Admission to the poetry reading is free and the event is open to the public. She has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endow…

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LITCHFIELD — The Litchfield High School Players will present “Guys and Dolls,” Broadway’s musical masterpiece about gangsters and gamblers, missionary dolls and showgirls, opening at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12, and continuing Friday and Saturday, March 13 and 14, in the Litchfield Intermediat…

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WASHINGTON — The Institute of American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Rd., will host a program on the magic of courting flutes at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, February 15. Ojibway artist and musician Allan Madahbee will explain the cultural significance of the Native American courting flute. The legend of…

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MIDDLEBURY — Westover School drama students will present “Antigone” at 7 and 8:30 p.m. Friday, February 14, and 2, 3:30, 7 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday, February 15, in the Louise B. Dillingham Performing Arts Center at Westover School, 1237 Whittemore Rd. “Antigone,” written by the Greek playwrig…

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WATERTOWN — The Department of Public Works announced that there will be a public information meeting regarding the Bassett Road reconstruction by King’s Hill project at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 18 at the Watertown Town Hall Annex, 424 Main St. 

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A Victorian Valentine Workshop is set for 4 p.m. Thursday, February 6, at the Litchfield Historical Society, 7 South St. Drawing inspiration from the museum’s collection of Victorian and early 20th century valentines, adults and children may practice traditional paper craft techniques while …

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THOMASTON — The Thomaston Public Library will host two book discussion groups in February. The first, meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, February 13, will be Paul Kalanithi’s “When Breath Becomes Air,” the neurosurgeon’s own story of being diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer at age 36. The book is …

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WATERTOWN — The ninth Shamrock Shuffle Road Race will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 14, at Polk School, 437 Buckingham St. Proceeds from this year’s race will benefit the Jumpin’ Jack Playground and $500 will be donated to both the Water-Oak Circle of Sports scholarship and the Brian O’Co…

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown History Museum and the Friends of the Watertown Library will host Tammy Denease as Elizabeth Mumbet Freeman at 2 p.m. Sunday, February 16, at the Watertown Library, 470 Main St. Ms. Denease has a history in storytelling and historical interpretations. She grew up in…

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The Interact students from Watertown High School, Ella Makoski (left), Kara Davidson, Hannah Jack and Anna Dost, joined the Watertown Rotary Club’s luncheon this past week to discuss their upcoming fundraising event, Karaoke for a Cure, which will be held on Thursday, February 13. 

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LITCHFIELD — Susan Angelides, head of school at The Cobb School Montessori, will discuss Technology, Social Media, Parenting and Educating at 6 p.m. Tuesday, February 4, at Litchfield Montessori School, 5 Knife Shop Rd.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.