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SEYMOUR — Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 91 Church St., will host a free Harvest Breakfast of Blessings and Thanks from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, November 16. Attendees may visit the buffet table for a free, all-you-can-eat breakfast, or stop at the omelet station to support the Trinity C…

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Main Street Ballet will present Nutcracker Storytime at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 24, in the gallery at the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South. Dancers from Main Street Ballet will perform in full costume as Artistic Director Sibley Morosco reads the story of Clara and her nutcracker …

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WOODBURY — The Community Services Council of Woodbury will team up with Woodbury Brewing Company and the bluegrass band Sweetcake Mountain to co-host Bluegrass Sundays, a benefit concert from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday November 17, at the Woodbury Brewing Company, 738 Main St. South. “These family-f…

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WOODBURY — The New Morning Songwriter’s Series will present an evening of the region’s finest songwriters featuring Sloan Wainwright, Ric Allendorf, Riva Jean and Paul Nelson, 7:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday, November 23, in the upstairs Community Room at New Morning Market, 129 Main St. North. The…

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OXFORD — The Oxford Historical Society will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the completion of the Stevenson Dam at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 17 at the Riverside Firehouse, 151 Coppermine Rd.

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WOODBURY — Flanders Nature Center and Land Trust will host its annual Artisan Marketplace from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays from Saturday, November 23 through Sunday, December 22 at the historic Van Vleck House.

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DANBURY — The Western Connecticut State University Department of Theatre Arts will present “A Little Night Music,” through Sunday, November 17 in the Studio Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university’s Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Ext.

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WASHINGTON — Dr. Harry Ofgang and Erik Ofgang, authors of “Good Vices: From Beer to Sex, the Surprising Truth About What’s Actually Good for You” will discuss and sign their book at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 16, at the Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — The United Church of Christ, Southbury, will host a night of bingo from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, November 15, in the church’s social hall, 283 Main St. North.

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SOUTHBURY — The Main Street Ballet of Woodbury will present selections from the “Nutcracker Suite” at 6 p.m. Friday, November 22, in the Kingsley Room at the Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Rd.

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NEWTOWN — Everyone is invited to have fun while supporting Newtown Youth and Family Services as two fundraising events approach.

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LITCHFIELD — Jingle and Mingle, Litchfield’s Jazz annual fundraiser, is slated for 6:30 p.m. Saturday, December 7, at the Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Rd.

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BETHLEHEM — Wreath-making workshops using greenery, pinecones and other natural materials will take place at the Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden, 9 Main St. North.

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BETHLEHEM —The Good Shepherds at Prince of Peace Parish will host their annual Christmas Bazaar and Tag Sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, November 23, at the Church of the Nativity, 48 East St., Route 132.

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WASHINGTON — The Gunn Memorial Library will continue free Movie Matinee Mondays at 1 p.m. and will offer screenings of the latest theater releases.

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WASHINGTON — The Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Rd., will mark National Indian Heritage Month at an interactive program by actor, activist, dancer and tribal mentor Annawon Weeden at 1 p.m. Saturday, November 16.

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SOUTHBURY — The Western Connecticut Bird Club will host expert birder and photographer Chris Woods at its 7 p.m. Thursday, November 21 meeting at The Hearth at Southbury, 655 Main St. South.

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LITCHFIELD – Litchfield Hills Audubon Society will host its annual Duck Ramble at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 17 beginning at White Memorial Museum.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host a presentation by Judge Domenick Calabrese of the Region 22 Probate District from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, November 21, in the Kingsley Room.

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WOODBURY — Darylle Willenbrock of the Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging will conduct a presentation on preparing for Medicare Open Enrollment 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 19, at the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South.

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DERBY — Women’s Forum, a literary and history-minded discussion group, will meet at 12:30 p.m. Monday, November 18, at the Derby Neck Library, 307 Hawthorne Ave.

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BETHLEHEM — The Bethlehem Republican Town Committee will host a food bank collection and chili tasting from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, November 23, at Memorial Hall, 10 The Green.

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MONROE — The Monroe Police Department will host its annual Stuff-a-Cruiser event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, November 16, at Stop & Shop, 470 Monroe Tnpk.

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THOMASTON — St. Peter’s-Trinity Church, located at 160 Main St., will host its annual Christmas Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, November 23.

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NEWTOWN — The Newtown Historical Society will sponsor an open house at the Matthew Curtiss House Museum, 44 Main St., from 12 to 4 p.m. Sunday, November 17.

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WATERBURY — Brass City Gamers, a local nonprofit gaming organization, will host a video game tournament from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, November 30, in the North End Rec Center, 268 North Main St.

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WOODBURY — The Board of Trustees of the Woodbury Public Library has organized a subcommittee to update the Library Strategic Plan, intended to guide library operations, direction and decisions for the next three to five years.

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WOODBURY — Sheri Bresson will lead Express Yourself: An Acting and Creative Self-Expression Workshop for teens and adults at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 23, at the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South. 

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DANBURY — Immaculate High School will present Rick Abbott’s comedy “Play On!” at 7 p.m. Thursday, November 21 to Saturday, November 23 at the school, 73 Southern Blvd.

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NEWTOWN — The Someday Cinema Series will screen “Bringing Up Baby” starring Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn, at 1, 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday, November 17, at the Edmond Town Hall Theater, 45 Main St.

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WATERBURY — The Valley Chordsmen, Waterbury’s oldest a cappella chorus, will present its annual show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, November 16 at Rotella School, 380 Pierpont Rd. The Chordsmen will present “A Barbershop Tribute to Broadway,” featuring familiar Broadway songs arranged for barbershop…

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WOODBURY — Tickets are now on sale for Main Street Ballet Company’s annual “Nutcracker,” to be presented at 3 p.m. Sunday, December 22 at Pomperaug High School, 234 Judd Rd., Southbury. Audiences of all ages are invited to be a part of the magic as Clara travels through the enchanted Snow Ki…

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The Wesleyan Spirits (pictured), Yale’s Mixed Company and UConn’s Conn-Men will compete in an A Cappella Collegiate Invitational at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, November 9, at Nonnewaug High School in Woodbury. Doors will open at 7 p.m. for the event sponsored by the Woodbury-Bethlehem Community Musi…

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WOODBURY — The Old Woodbury Historical Society will celebrate Tavern Night from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, November 9, at the Hurd House Museum, 25 Hollow Rd. Visitors may enjoy samples of popular colonial drinks, light refreshments and musical entertainment. The museum will come to life for the…

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OXFORD — The Love Handles, a band formed by a group of self-described “day care dads,” will perform their first headliner Saturday, November 9, at The Office, 35 Old State Road 67 in Oxford. Derek Bonnett and Israel Perez of Oxford and Southbury residents Steve Desrosiers, John Demeyer and M…

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WOODBURY — Environmental advocate Greg Watson will speak on the topic of Environment, Equity and Climate: Tools for Systemic Change at the next session of the Greater Woodbury Environmental Forum, 7 p.m. Monday, November 11, at the Mattatuck Unitarian Universalist Society, 214 Main St. South…

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WOODBURY — The Friends of Woodbury Senior Community Center Inc. will host a free community concert featuring Yale School of Music’s Parnassus String Quartet at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 10 at the town Senior Community Center. Current members of the Parnassus String Quartet represent the United…

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MONROE — Veterans from all wars including peace time service are invited to celebrate Veterans Day at 11 a.m. Monday, November 11, on the Stepney Green with American Legion posts from Monroe and Easton.