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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Farmers Market will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, July 25. The guest artisan will be Heidi Martin, who makes handmade jewelry, and musical guest, the Sawtelles. The Watertown Farmers’ Market is a Certified Market through the State of Connecticut Department of Agriculture, ensuring that all produce is Connecticut grown and 90% of what each farmer is selling s grown by them. Read more

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The Bethlehem Land Trust will hold its annual meeting at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 25 at the Bellamy-Ferriday Preserve. The public is invited to attend the meeting which will be held near the barns followed by a musical performance presented by The Rakes, a local Bethlehem band. The concert is fre…

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WASHINGTON — The Gunn Memorial Library and the Hickory Stick Bookshop will host debut author, Mary Dixie Carter to discuss her recently published thriller, “The Photographer” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 27 via Zoom.

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THOMASTON — The Fine Arts Connection of Thomaston continues its 18th year of free summer concerts in the park with a concert by the popular band, Parkway Diner from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, July 26 at Seth Thomas Park at 100 South Main St.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will offer the free 11th annual Celebration for the Bats at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 24 at 80 Whitehall Rd.

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LITCHFIELD — The Litchfield Hills Audubon Society will host its annual outdoor picnic and birds of prey presentation at 6 p.m. Monday, August 2 at the Boyd Woods Audubon Sanctuary, off Route 254.

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THOMASTON — St. Peter’s - Trinity Church will host a free market clothing and household goods giveaway from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 24 and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, July 25.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Farmer’s Market will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, July 18. The guest artisan will be Rosie Kiss, owner of Pallett Grannies, who make reclaimed signs and crafts. The musical entertainment will be Bill Benson. The Watertown Farmers’ Market is a Certified …

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THOMASTON — The Fine Arts Connection of Thomaston will continue its 18th year of free summer concerts in the park with Cold Chocolate from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, July 19, in Seth Thomas Park on South Main Street. Cold Chocolate is a genre-bending Americana band that fuses folk, funk and blue…

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KENT — The Connecticut Antique Machinery Association Museum is holding its annual Antique Engine Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday July 24, at the museum 31 Kent Cornwall Rd., (Route 7).

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library Youth Services will offer a Food Explorers program, Zucchini Meatballs, at 5 p.m. Friday, July 30 via Zoom. The library is located at 100 Poverty Rd. 

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SOUTHBURY – The Southbury Public Library Youth Services department will host Miss Katie on Zoom to make  a Toad Abode at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, July 22. The library is located at 100 Poverty Rd.

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THOMASTON — The Fine Arts Connection of Thomaston continues its 18th year of free summer concerts in the park with a concert by favorite band, Restless Mountain from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, July 12 at Seth Thomas Park on South Main Street. Restless Mountain Bluegrass band has been active in v…

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Litchfield artist Jim Laurino returns to the Art Gallery at Shutter Speed Photo with beautiful New England landscapes from July 8 to Saturday, August 7 at 564 Middlebury Rd. Mr. Laurino is an award-winning plein air painter influenced by American and French Impressionist painters. He has sol…

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library Youth Services department will host a STEAMonday program at 4 p.m. July 19 on the Southbury Library Youth Services Facebook page.

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LITCHFIELD — Litchfield’s Historical Society’s annual July 4th Pet Parade and Turn-of-the-Century Fest will take place from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 4 in the in the Tapping Reeve Meadow at 82 South St. All pets, including dogs, cats, snails, and stuffed animals are invited to the Tapping …

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library, at 269 Main St. South, will host the Zoom program, Making Art With Marine Debris: A Virtual Conversation, with photographer/ marine debris artist Sarah Thornington, at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 1. Ms. Thornington began her A Year of Plastic project after s…

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WATERTOWN — The First Congregational Church will host Rocky Railways Vacation Bible School from 9 a.m. to noon from Monday, August 2 to Friday, August 6 for children ages 4 to 11 years at 40 DeForest St.

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WATERBURY — The Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging is offering an in-home version of the popular Live Well With Chronic Conditions workshop for seniors in the comfort of their home without having to use technology beyond the telephone.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library Youth Services department is will host a STEAMonday program at 4 p.m. July 19 on the Southbury Library Youth Services Facebook page.

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WATERTOWN — The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7330 Auxiliary will hold its annual car show from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 26 at Veterans Memorial Park, 580 Nova Scotia Hill Rd. Admission is free to the public, in a fun, family setting.

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THOMASTON — The Fine Arts Connection of Thomaston will host a “Portraits and Places” gallery show at the Crescent Gallery, 158 Main St. The exhibit, featuring the paintings of the Ten-2-One Artists, begins Thursday, June 24 and runs through Wednesday, October 27. The show features the T2O Ar…

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WATERBURY — The Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging has teamed up with ShopRite of Waterbury to offer a free, six-week Live Well with Diabetes workshop for adults with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes in the comfort of their home without having to use technology beyond the telephone.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host a Virtual Field Trip to the Wolf Conservation Center from 2 to 3:45 p.m. Tuesday, June 22. Experience the world of wolves in this virtual field trip to the Wolf Conservation Center in Salem, N.Y. The program will talk about  the history and …

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WATERBURY — The Waterbury Arts and Tourism Commission, the Bunker Hill Neighborhood Association, and Thomaston Savings Bank will host a free Summer Concert Series at Bunker Hill Park on Bunker Hill Avenue, across from Bunker Hill Pharmacy and Walnut Hill Community Church. Although admission …

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WATERBURY — Parent Connection’s Waterbury Hope & Support Group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. each Tuesday at Walnut Hill Community Church, 274 Bunker Hill Ave.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will offer the virtual program, Rock Around the Ring Road with Tom Alena and Gerri Griswold at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 26.

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host noted dry stone wall builder Andrew Pighills for an encore of his virtual presentation, “The Stone Structures and Walls of England and New England: An Evolution” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 22. The library is located at 269 Main St. South.

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WATERTOWN — Watertown High School will hold a Car Parade for students in the Class of 2021 on Sunday, June 13 beginning at 1 p.m. Residents are welcome to line the parade route to cheer the students on as they drive through town using the following route:

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MIDDLEBURY — Brass City Ballet, a non profit dance organization, recently completed building an outdoor stage in Schoolhouse Park in Middlebury at 103 Maple Dr. Brass City Ballet’s end of year event, Season Finale, which took place on June 6 inaugurated the stage. Two performances of “The Sl…

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The magic/comedy of Jim and Sandy Sisti returned  May 29 to the Carousel Theatre Stage at Quassy Amusement & Waterpark in Middlebury. The husband and wife couple have performed for nearly two decades at the lakeside park. Shows start at 1 p.m. with three and four performances daily durin…

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WATERBURY — The Waterbury Arts and Tourism Commission, the Bunker Hill Neighborhood Association, and Thomaston Savings Bank will host a free Summer Concert Series at Bunker Hill Park on Bunker Hill Avenue, across from Bunker Hill Pharmacy and Walnut Hill Community Church.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Land Trust will host a hike at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 12.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown History Museum at 401 Main St. will soon re-open to the public. Over the past year, the staff have been renovating the new building and volunteers have created two new exhibits celebrating the stories of Watertown and Oakville families and individuals. Based on the …

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MIDDLEBURY — Local visual artist, poet, and author, Faith Vicinanza, pays her bills working a day job as a cyber-security professional for an international investment bank but prefers her time spent with words and paint and music and dance. Ms. Vicinanza is a widely published poet, a master …