WOODBURY — The Woodbury Lions Club will conduct a food drive to assist the Woodbury Community Services Council Food Bank. The Covid 19 pandemic has put unprecedented pressures on this vital resource, and the Lions are asking the people of Woodbury to help them assist the Food Bank. The drive… Read more
SEYMOUR-SOUTHBURY — When Gov. Lamont’s executive order in March closed all gyms and fitness centers, Bushi Ban Martial Arts and Fitness faced the challenge head-on by creating an at-home learning plan, rolled out in three phases, culminating with live online classes via Zoom and recorded cla…
SOUTHBURY — The Gloria Cachion Gallery at the Southbury Public Library will host artist Hank Meirowitz in a virtual exhibit from Tuesday, June 2 through Tuesday, June 30. Local photographer Hank Meirowitz has proven himself in group and solo exhibitions as a man who enjoys a variety of subje…
NEW MILFORD — Carol Cohen, LCSW, a practicing psychotherapist for 30 years and a published author, is facilitating a discussion and support group for women to explore and share their stories and learn from one another.
WASHINGTON — Musicologist and music theorist Gil Harel will deliver a virtual lecture on Music and Culture in Renaissance Europe at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 11, via Zoom Video Conferencing.
WATERBURY — The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Connecticut invites all adults aged 50 and older to register for its first online learning summer session.
DANBURY — Thirty-five Western Connecticut State University undergraduate art majors who are candidates for the bachelor of arts degree in 2020 are presenting their works in the Senior Portfolio Virtual Exhibition featured on the web page of the Gallery at the Visual and Performing Arts Cente…
LITCHFIELD — White Memorial Conservation Center will host Deep Dive into Nature, a Weekly Meditation with Marlow Shami at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 6, 13 and 27 on Facebook live.
WASHINGTON — The Politics of Justice will be the topic for Conversations on the Green, a live-streamed event planned for 3 p.m. Sunday, May 31, in Washington.
SOUTHBURY — Due to concerns over the Covid-19 pandemic, the town’s Memorial Day Parade has been canceled for this year. A video of the Memorial Day Ceremony will be posted at 11 a.m. Monday, May 25, at www.southbury-ct.org and will be shared on the town’s social media channels.
WASHINGTON — New York Times best-selling author Ann Patchett’s latest publication, “The Dutch House,” will be the topic of a book discussion organized by the Gunn Memorial Library.
WASHINGTON — The Gunn Memorial Library will present State Historian and author Walter Woodward in a virtual presentation and discussion on his most recent publication, “Creating Connecticut: Critical Moments That Shaped a Great State.”
ROXBURY — Dr. Charles Canham will present an analysis of the past, present and future of northeastern forests and the forces that have shaped them at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, via the online platform Zoom.
SEYMOUR — Due to concerns about social distancing amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the Seymour Remembers Memorial Day Parade, originally scheduled for Sunday, May 24, will be canceled in its traditional format and replaced by a motorcade.
WASHINGTON — In a symposium for charities on the front lines of the battle against Covid-19, three of the nation’s visionaries will come together Sunday, May 17, to discuss how the pandemic will indelibly change the country and affect the daily life of every American. The trio of renowned pa…
AREA — The Connecticut Art Trail is launching the state’s first virtual art trail at www.ctarttrail.org/virtual-trails/ and #VirtualTrail. Although the 22 world-class museums and historic sites of the trail are taking a break from their usual programming to ensure public safety, they have co…
WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum will present Educate Your Daughters: Women’s Suffrage Activism in Waterbury, an illustrated lecture from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 19, via Zoom/Facebook Live.
SEYMOUR — Trinity Church is committed to helping its neighbors by providing individual frozen meals, prepared by an in-house chef and parishioner, packed and ready to heat.
MIDDLEBURY — The Army Corps of Engineers has announced that Hop Brook Lake’s off-season lot remains open and facility areas are accessible to the public via foot and bicycle traffic.
TORRINGTON — The Susan B. Anthony Project’s third annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser is a virtual event this year, happening May 11 to 31.
SOUTHBURY — Due to Covid-19, there will not be a rabies clinic in Southbury this June and the town clerk’s office will issue dog licenses by mail only.
WOODBURY — The Better Days Rescue Fund is seeking help for Helen, a very tiny senior lady with a strong will to survive. Helen came to Better Days Rescue with eye infections so severe that they left her mostly blind. Part of her tail was missing and the remaining tail had been broken in two places.
WOODBURY — In observance of the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 7, those who would like to pray for the town, the state and the nation are asked to do a prayer walk or ride or to sit on a town bench and to pray at the time of their choosing between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.
ANSONIA — The Derby Historical Society will present Mother’s Flowers: A Colonial Still Life at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 9, live on the Derby Historical Society Facebook page. Artist Amie Ziner will share the history of the 18th-century Conté crayon and vine charcoal as she guides participants in…
WASHINGTON — The Institute for American Indian Studies has created “Inside With IAIS,” a series of online video programs for adults and children at 2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through May on Facebook.
WASHINGTON — The Steep Rock Association will host an online volunteer trail manager training session for both new and veteran trail managers from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 9.
WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum presents Mindfulness Practice with Ranji : Exploring the Spectrum of Mind, Heart and Body, from 9 to 9:45 a.m. every Sunday via Zoom/Facebook Live.
WASHINGTON — For several years, the Lions Club of Washington has observed Memorial Day with a Field of Flags, a display of several hundred small American flags arrayed in the lawn in front of Bryan Memorial Town Hall.
WATERBURY — The producers for the national tour of “An American in Paris” that was slated for an engagement at the Palace Theater in April have announced they are now canceling and not rescheduling those tour dates left unfulfilled in the 2020 theater season, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum will present Challenging the Stereotype: A lecture on Contemporary Native American Art, from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 14, via Zoom/Facebook Live.
NEWTOWN — The Newtown Senior Center, 8 Simpson St., will be closed until further notice as part of a cautious response to the coronavirus pandemic.
WOODBURY — The Senior Community Center building remains closed to the public, but the center has developed virtual programs for May, providing both computer and landline phone opportunities so seniors can get back into programs and classes.