WOODBURY — The Woodbury Business Association has scheduled a Zoom Virtual Candidates’ Forum from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, October 26. Candidates invited to participate include Eric Berthel (R) and Jeff Desmarais (D), who are running for the 32nd State Senate District seat, representing Beth… Read more
WASHINGTON — The first of the Gunn Historical Museum’s Artist Series lectures “Harry Siddons Mowbray and the American Renaissance (1876-1917)” will be hosted via Zoom at 6:30 p.m. Monday, November 2.
WASHINGTON — Two live snake presentations, the finale to the Institute for Institute for American Indian Studies’ temporary exhibition, “Skug,” about snakes in the Eastern Woodlands will take place at 1 and 2:30 p.m. Saturday, October 24.
SEYMOUR — Seymour Public Library will host nationally syndicated and award-winning cartoonist/illustrator Rick Stromoski for a special Zoom Halloween program for children from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, October 29.
DERBY — The Kellogg Environmental Center invites classrooms to take part in a virtual special presentation by Mystic Seaport Planetarium, exploring moon science and lore, from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, October 30.
Better Days Rescue Fund is holding two food drives to benefit its special needs cat sanctuary in Roxbury. The group will be at the Woodbury LaBonne’s from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, October 17, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, November 14, at the Watertown LaBonne’s. Residents are asked…
WATERBURY — The Waterbury Regional Chamber, in partnership with the Northwest Regional Workforce Investment Board, will host a free virtual job fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, October 28, using a new online platform provided by Premier Virtual.
WASHINGTON – Saturday, October 17, is International Archaeology Day and the Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Rd., will host a series of games and activities to help participants understand how archaeology informs researchers about the Native lifestyle.
MIDDLEBURY — Brass City Ballet, a nonprofit dance school and performing company, offers daytime and evening classes for all ages, toddlers to adults.
WOODBURY — The Glebe House will be accepting entries for its All Hollow’s Eve Jack-o-Lantern Contest between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. October 22 and 23 and noon and 3 p.m. Saturday, October 24 at 49 Hollow Road.
SOUTHBURY-WOODBURY — The Southbury and Woodbury Democratic Town Committees will sponsor a Zoom Virtual Town Hall Event with U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Attorney General William Tong from 4 to 5 p.m. Sunday, October 18.
SEYMOUR — Members of the Seymour Oxford Rotary Club will be in front of Stop & Shop in Seymour from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, October 17, collecting funds for 2021 annual scholarships for Seymour and Oxford students, as well as collecting money and/or non-perishable food for the benefit…
WOODBURY — The Greater Woodbury Environmental Forum will hold its next free, virtual event at 7 p.m. Monday, October 19, to address the future of environmental learning with a leading national environmental author and educator, as well as two Connecticut environmental educators.
WOODBURY — The Pomperaug River Watershed Coalition is about to begin its annual Macroinvertebrate Survey and is seeking volunteers to participate in collecting samples of small river dwelling creatures to measure stream health on Saturday, October 17 and Saturday, October 24.
SEYMOUR — The Seymour Public Library will host the Grounded Goodwife for their free Zoom talk, “Quack or Fact? Is There Scientific Basis Behind “Quacky” Colonial Cures?” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 20.
WASHINGTON — The Shepaug Libraries Collaboration, Gunn Memorial Library in Washington, Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury and Burnham Library in Bridgewater offer virtual events this month.
NEWTOWN — The C.H. Booth Library’s Turkey Trot Committee has opened registration for a virtual race. Runners and walkers interested in signing up for the race can visit www.newtownturkeytrot.com. The Newtown 5K Turkey Trot Road Race, which has become an annual community tradition, is a benef…
WASHINGTON DEPOT — The Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens, 1 Green Hill Rd., will feature four local artists in a joint exhibition titled Four Walls, Four Artists until Wednesday, November 11. The show will open with a reception from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, October 17, with the participating…
NEWTOWN — The C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main St., is open from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
SOUTHBURY — The Tribury Rotary is teaming up with Candlewood Valley Health and Rehabilitation Center to raise funds for breast cancer research through the American Cancer Society and the Tribury Rotary Foundation.
WOODBURY — The Friends of Woodbury Senior Community Center have planned an Afternoon of Music at 2 p.m. Friday, October 9, at the center, 265 Main St. South.
OXFORD — Oxford High School will host a virtual 5K run or walk family event called the Wolverine Ghostly Getdown that runs October 23, 24 and 25, sponsored by the Oxford High School dance team.
WASHINGTON — Conversations on the Green will host a panel of LGBTQ activists and leaders for a virtual symposium at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 11, via Zoom.
WASHINGTON — HORSE, the Humane Organization Representing Suffering Equines, now celebrating its 39th year, will hold its first Fall Music Festival from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, October 10, at its location at 43 Wilbur Rd.
MIDDLEBURY — Quassy Amusement & Waterpark, 2132 Middlebury Rd., will host a Wings & Things family event Saturday and Sunday, October 10 and 11, with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Great Waterbury Campership Fund.
WOODBURY — The Woodbury Chamber of Commerce is teaming up with the Woodbury Police Department to gather donations for the Food and Fuel Bank at the “Stuff a Cruiser” event from noon to 5 p.m. Friday, October 30, in front of LaBonne’s Market, 238 Main St. South.
DERBY — The Gen. David Humphreys Branch of the Sons of the American Revolution and Derby Historical Society will present a Revolutionary War Grave Marking Ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, October 17, across from 56 Burditt Rd.