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THOMASTON — All Else Has Failed, a hard rock and metal band from Thomaston, released their debut album “Pray For My Downfall” on March 6. Among the nine tracks on the album are singles “Let Me Go” and “Struck Ablaze,” which have received airplay on both internet and terrestrial radio. The al…

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NAUGATUCK — In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Naugatuck Historical Society has canceled all meetings, programs and office hours until April 15, at which time they will reevaluate.

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WATERBURY — As result of the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak and recommended protocol of social distancing, Sacred Heart High School has tentatively rescheduled two upcoming events. 

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MIDDLEBURY — Quassy Amusement and Water Park, 2132 Middlebury Rd., announced its entertainment schedule for the upcoming season, which will start Saturday, April 25.

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LITCHFIELD — The Litchfield Hills Audubon Society will host a Shorebirding Trip in the Stratford area on Sunday, March 29.

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SOUTHBURY — The Pink Chair Project will host its first Cocktails for a Cause Fundraising Gala from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, March 20, at the Heritage Hotel and Spa. Tickets include cocktail tasting, hors d’oeuvres, live and silent auction items and dancing. “Given that the date is March 20, 2020…

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WOODBURY — Violinist Elizabeth Chang, Cellist Alberto Parrini and Pianist Alissa Leiser will present a concert of chamber music at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 15, in the Leroy Anderson House, 33 Grassy Hill Rd. The trio will perform Sonata in F Major for Violin and Piano by Mozart, Sonata for Violi…

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WOODBURY — Those interested in learning how they can help welcome refugees to Connecticut are invited to join IRIS — Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services and community partners for a Refugee Co-Sponsorship Workshop, 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 294 Ma…

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WATERBURY — The 75-member Waterbury Chorale will present a concert entitled, From Paris to Waterbury, at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 22, at St. John’s Episcopal Church, on the green, 16 Church St. 

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WASHINGTON — New Beginnings of Northwest Connecticut will host its 10-week divorce support group from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. beginning Tuesday, March 24 at the Parish House of the First Congregational Church, 6 Kirby Rd. 

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NAUGATUCK — A Wine Tasting hosted by Nutmeg Liquors is set for 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, March 21, at St. Francis Donahue Hall, located in the basement of St. Francis Church, 318 Church St.

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LITCHFIELD — The Litchfield Hills Amateur Astronomy Club continues its 2020 series of star parties at 7 p.m. Friday, March 20, with a talk called Asteroids: Leftovers of the Solar System.

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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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SOUTHBURY — The Alliance Française of Northwest Connecticut, located at One Pomperaug Office Park, Suite 301, has announced its Spring Session of French classes.

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PLAINVILLE — The Connecticut State Button Society will hold its annual early spring show and meeting from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 21 at Grace Lutheran Church, 222 Farmington Ave.

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WATERTOWN — Watertown High School will host its Project Graduation pasta dinner fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 30 at Mangia Restaurant, 971 Main St. 

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LITCHFIELD — A cooking demonstration, Hearty Stews and Chili, will be offered from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 14 at Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center, 229 East Litchfield Rd.

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OAKVILLE — The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7330 will host their 13th memorial, Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans at noon Sunday, March 29 at the Oakville Green, Route 73. 

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown United Methodist Church will host an Ecumenical Movie Night featuring a screening of “The Passion,” Saturday, April 4, at the church, 305 Main St.

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BETHLEHEM — Soil specialist Cat Buxton will present a workshop titled Edible Landscapes and Soil Health at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 21 in the Leever Room of the Bethlehem Library, 32 Main St.

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NAUGATUCK — Hillside Covenant Church will host its monthly chicken supper from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 14, at the church, 100 Hillside Ave. The menu will include chicken, mashed potatoes with gravy, vegetable, salad and homemade desserts, featuring pistachio cake and Marna’s famous rice …

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BRIDGEWATER-ROXBURY-WASHINGTON — Shepaug Dramatics will present “Little Shop of Horrors” from Friday, March 13, through Sunday, March 15, at Shepaug Valley School, 159 South St., Washington. This musical sci-fi comedy centers around Seymour, a down-on-his-luck florist who has a crush on his …

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MIDDLEBURY-SOUTHBURY — The Pomperaug Theatre Company and the Pomperaug High School Music Department will present “Mamma Mia!” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 13, and Saturday, March 14, and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 15, in the PHS auditorium on Judd Road in Southbury. Based on the music of ABBA, the s…

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WATERTOWN — Blue Boy Entertainment will present their fourth annual clean comedy show featuring Paul Taro, Kareem Blue and Rodney Norman at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 20 at The Father’s House, 523 Main St. The show starts at 7 p.m. and all proceeds go to Royal Family Kids Foster Programs. The e…

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DANBURY — The Western Connecticut State University Opera will present a contemporary adaptation of Gaetano Donizetti’s “L’Elisir d’Amore” (“The Elixir of Love”) in three performances at 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 5, 6 and 7 at the MainStage Theatre of the Visual and Performi…

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WOODBURY — Cathy Ritch will present a lecture on the topic Clever Creative No-Fuss Designs for the Home and create four unique floral designs at the next meeting of the Pomperaug Valley Garden Club, 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 10, at the Woodbury Fire House, 25 Quassuk Rd. Guests are welcome to a…

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SOUTHBURY — In honor of International Women’s Day, celebrated each year on March 8, the Heritage Village Theater Guild will perform an all-women, staged-reading of “Love, Loss, and What I Wore” in three performances over the weekend of March 6 to 8 in Sarah Cooke Hall. Matinees are scheduled…

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LITCHFIELD — The Women’s Forum of Litchfield will host Dr. Vincent DeLuise who will speak about Beethoven Unvarnished at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5 at the Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Rd. Dr. DeLuise, cultural ambassador of the Waterbury Symphony Orchestra and assistant professor…

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BETHLEHEM — Prince of Peace Parish will present a series of Wednesday evening sessions that will explore and discuss questions of life and faith. The 11-week Alpha program will meet March 4 through May 13 in the parish hall at the Church of the Nativity, 48 East St. Sessions will begin at 6:…

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WATERBURY — There will be a dinner to raise funds for Acts 4 Ministry, Inc. at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12, at La Bella Vista, also known as the Ponte Club, 380 Farmwood Rd. The non-profit organization assists individuals and families who have lost their homes to fire, flood, or other unexp…

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MIDDLEBURY — The Kiva Dance Collective, a modern dance company, invites the public to its 21st annual concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 7, in the Louise B. Dillingham Performing Arts Theater at Westover School on Whittemore Road. The Kiva Dance Collective was founded in 1998 with six artists…

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WATERBURY — The Brass City Young Marines have a new recruit class from 6 to 8 p.m. beginning Monday, March 2, at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Wheeler-Young Post 201, 2205 Baldwin St. Recruits will be trained by Brass City Young Marines and registered adult staff. Guest speakers and trainers …