WOODBURY — The Glebe House Museum will host is Cemetery Tours and Haunted Museum on Saturday, October 23, and The Witch of Woodbury and Friends with Haunted Museum on Saturday, October 30. These one-night-only events are sure to bring out the ghost, goblins, and other scary creatures that go bump in the night as well as cause nightmares in even the bravest souls. Cemetery tours will start every ten minutes beginning at 5:30 p.m. and the final tour will be at 8:30 p.m. Read more
ROXBURY — The Roxbury Land Trust will host two programs this October: a fall foliage walk at its stunning Gavel Family Farm Preserve and a virtual talk on Animal Architects.
WASHINGTON — The Washington Refugee Resettlement Project (www.wrrp.net) invites interested persons to a conversation about resettling a refugee family in New Milford, slated for 3 p.m. Saturday, October 23, at the Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens, 1 Green Hill Rd.
WOODBURY — The Friends of Woodbury Senior Community Center, Inc. will present a free community concert, featuring mandolin and guitar duo Handler and Levesque at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 17, at the Woodbury, Senior Community Center.
SEYMOUR — The Seymour Public Library will host Rachel Christ-Doane from the Salem Witch Museum in Massachusetts for a free Zoom lecture, “The Salem Witch Trials and Public Opinion,” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, October 20. Registration is required.
BETHLEHEM-WOODBURY — Nonnewaug GradNite plans its annual Fall Clothing Drive with outdoor, curbside drop-off from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, October 30, at Nonnewaug High School, 5 Minortown Rd.
SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host Dana Goin for a Zoom lecture about coexisting with coyotes from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, October 21 at the library’s Kingsley Room, 100 Poverty Rd.
ROXBURY — The Minor Memorial Library will host Peter Vermilyea for the program, “Witches in Litchfield County,” at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 20, in the library, 23 South St., and on Zoom.
NEW PRESTON — The Judea Garden will host a volunteer opportunity to clean up the garden for fall from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, October 23 and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, October 24 at the garden, 124 Christian St.
The Gunn Memorial Library’s Stairwell Gallery will show a collection of acrylic pour paintings, such as “A Place that Calls Me,” by Gerry Sacks, from noon to 2 p.m. from Saturday, October 23 through Saturday, January 22 at the library, 5 Wykeham Rd., Washington. The library is open on Monday…
MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Congregational Church will sponsor a Book and Bake sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at the church, 1242 Whittemore Road, next to Town Hall.
WASHINGTON — The Humane Organization Representing Suffering Equines (H.O.R.S.E. of Connecticut), Connecticut’s oldest equine rescue, now celebrating their 40th year, will host its annual Basic Horse Care Clinic from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, October 16, rain or shine at 43 Wilbur Road.
WOODBURY — The Woodbury Lions Club has announced the Haunted Hayride and 3D Haunted Barn will take place on Saturday and Sunday, October 22 and 23, and 29 and 30, starting from Mitchell School, 14 School St.
WATERBURY — Adults with ongoing health conditions such as arthritis, high blood pressure, heart disease or any other chronic issues can learn better ways to manage recurring challenges such as pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, anxiety and stress during an in-home version of the popular Live…
BETHLEHEM — The 16th annual Connecticut Garlic and Harvest Festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, October 9 and 10, at the Bethlehem Fairgrounds, 384 Main St. North, Route 61. More than 20 garlic farms will be present selling fresh garlic for eating and planting.…
Artist Kay Sage (1898-1963) is known for her Surrealist works focusing on architecture and unique perspectives. The Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury has the largest collection of Ms. Sage’s work. The Gunn Memorial Library in Washington will host representatives from the Mattatuck at 6:30 p.m. T…
WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will offer “crafternoons” for teens and tweens at 2:30 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of the month starting Wednesday, October 20 at the library, 269 Main St. South.
NEWTOWN — Fall Book Donation Day, sponsored by the Friends of the C.H. Booth Library, is noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, October 17, rain or shine, in the rear parking lot of the C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main St.
WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host the Teens Choose book club on the second Wednesday of the month starting 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 13, at the library, 269 Main St. South.
WOODBURY — The Women’s Rotary Network of Empowering Women will hold a march to bring awareness to the epidemic of abuse in local communities from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, October 17, at Woodbury’s Hollow Park under the pavilion.
WASHINGTON — The Steep Rock Association, an accredited land trust in Washington, seeks help in monitoring its preserves’ boundaries from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, October 16, and Sunday, October 17.
WOODBURY — The Woodbury United Methodist Church, 4 Church St., will host a Blessing of the Animals at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 10, at the North Green, directly across the street from the church.
WATERBURY — The Waterbury Chapter of UNICO National will mark the 55th annual Italian Mayor for the Day celebrations on Friday, October 8, with William Summa taking on the role.
WARREN — The Greater Washington Coalition for Jewish Life will host Stephen J. Whitfield for a Zoom presentation titled Why the Jewish Vote Matters at 10 a.m. Sunday, October 17.
WASHINGTON DEPOT — Household Hazardous Waste Day for residents of Washington, Brookfield, Sherman, Warren, New Milford and Bridgewater, Roxbury or Kent will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, October 9, at John Pettibone School, 2 Pickett District Rd., New Milford.
WOODBURY — The Pomperaug Valley Garden Club will host a lecture by Sue Cheatham of the Old Woodbury Historical Society on “Discovering Our Past: The Restoration of the Hurd House 17th and 18th Century Medicinal Herb Garden” at 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 12, at the Hurd House, 25 Hollow Rd., Woodbury.
LITCHFIELD — The Litchfield Historical Society plans its second annual Scarecrows in the Meadows, a community event to celebrate the end of the harvest season, from Saturday, October 16, through Sunday, October 31, at the Tapping Reeve Meadow, 82 South St.