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Sharon Audubon Center Naturalist Bethany Sheffer, shown here with a hawk, will discuss raptors, including hawks, during a Bethlehem Land Trust program at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 25, in the 19th-century barns at the Bellamy-Ferriday Preserve, 45 Main St. North. Ms. Sheffer will exhibit several raptors and discuss their characteristics. She will also talk about how to care for injured and orphaned wildlife and answer questions from the audience. Read more

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WOODBURY — The Arts Alliance of Woodbury has named Dr. Keffie Feldman, chief curator of the Mattatuck Museum, juror of its fourth Members’ Invitational Exhibition, set for Thursday, August 4 to August 30 in the gallery at the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South. An opening reception …

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will host Discovery Nature Camp from 4 to 5 p.m. every second Thursday of each month from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays from Monday, July 11 to Friday, July 29, meeting in the Ceder Room lawn in the main area at 80 Whitehall Rd.

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ROXBURY — The Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury welcomes magician Cyril the Sorcerer for a special magic show for families at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 2, at the library, 23 South St.

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AREA — Al-Anon family groups meet via Zoom and at person-to-person meetings.

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host Marc Chabot of Marc Chabot Fine Arts, curator of the Natalie Van Vleck Collections at Flanders Nature Center and Land Trust to present The Maternal Matrix at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at the library, 269 Main St. South.

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host author Marianne Bette, M.D., to discuss her recently published book, “Living With a Grieving Heart,” at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 25, at the library, 269 Main St. South.

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ROXBURY — The Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St., will host musician Steve Elci for the first Family Saturday Event of the 2022 Summer Reading Program at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 25.

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SOUTHBURY — The MB Dance Theater will host a free dance performance, directed by Southbury-based Megan Boyd and Luka Kito, at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 25, Parish Hall, South Britain Congregational Church, 693 South Britain Rd.

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MIDDLEBURY — The Mystic Aquarium Traveling Touch Tank will be at the Middlebury Public Library from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, June 23, at 30 Crest Rd.

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TORRINGTON — The Litchfield’s Autism Resource Center of Litchfield will host a cookie decorating program from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at LARC, 314 Main St.

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WASHINGTON — The Gunn Memorial Library will host Litchfield County’s 4H program for an in-person summer program series called Summer of Agriculture at 12:30 p.m. Thursdays, June 30 to July 21, at the library, 5 Wykeham Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host teens in grades 6 to 12 for a cooking class from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 27, in the library. 100 Poverty Rd.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will offer a Museum Children Free Week from Wednesday, June 29 to Tuesday, July 5 at 80 Whitehall Rd.

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The Great Pootatuck Duck Race will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 25, Sandy Hook Center, 7 Glen Rd. The race, sponsored by the Newtown Lions Club, supports the Lions’ charities.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will host Yoga in the Garden: A Morning Sadhana with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro from 8 to 9 a.m. Wednesdays, July 6, 13, 20, and 27, 180 Whitehall Rd.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will host a night walk, Things That Go Bump in the Night at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 9, meeting in front of the A.B. Ceder Room at 80 Whitehall Rd.

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host gastronaut and food writer Neema Syovata of Modern African Table for a delicious look into the versatility of coconut milk at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 19 at 269 Main St. South.

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NEWTOWN — The Newtown Historical Society will host an open house featuring Native American stories by Darlene Kascak, educational coordinator at the Institute for American Indian Studies in Washington from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 26. Storytelling sessions will take place at 1 and 3 p.m.

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SOUTHBURY — The Life, Love and Friendship group offers a program with Leo Torneo of Bristol, a connoisseur of international foods, at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Rd.

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WOODBURY — Dads, granddads, daddies, pops, fathers and, for that matter, all families and friends, are invited to the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department’s 40th annual Father’s Day pancake breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Sunday, June 19, at Fire Headquarters, 25 Quassuk Rd.

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WOODBURY – The Arts Alliance of Woodbury will host its second Arts Walk of the season from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 16, along Main Street South. Artists, musicians, poets and others will be on hand, offering demonstrations and works for sale, musical performances and spoken word along the …

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This year’s Newtown Lions Club Raffle Mustang is a red-hot, low-mileage 2019 Mustang convertible with a black top, bright red body, and black leather interior. The raffle continues a 31-year tradition as the club’s primary fundraiser for Lions Charities. After 31 years raffling vintage Musta…

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host Vincent de Luise, M.D., for a presentation called, Blindsight: Visual Loss and Creativity in Artistic Masterworks, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 23, at the library, 269 Main St. South.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host a game night from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 16, at the library, 100 Poverty Rd.

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The Southbury Public Library Youth Services department is offering a craft class to make Purrmaids, cute kitty mermaids, out of air dry clay at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, June 23 in the Kingsley Room at 100 Poverty Rd. This program is for grades 2-5. Registration is required. Those wishing to regis…

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host Annie and Bob Grilli of Annie and the Natural Wonder Band for a music and dance program at 11 a.m. Friday, June 24 in the library’s Kingsley Room, 100 Poverty Rd.

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BROOKFIELD — The Brookfield Library Art Gallery Committee is currently inviting preschool through high school student ocean-themed art submissions for its upcoming exhibition, Oceans of Possibilities.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host a sticker book program at 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, in the library’s Kingsley Room, 100 Poverty Rd.

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NEWTOWN — SCAN, The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown, will present Karen Israel painting a Landscape with Water Reflections in Pastel at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 22 at the Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main St.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host teens grades 6 to 12 for a Super Smash Bros tournament from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 25, in the library, 100 Poverty Rd.

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NEWTOWN — The Newtown Senior Center features the Crafting Crew, a women’s discussion group, men’s breakfast club, ping pong players group, art classes, technology assistance, poker group, Spanish lessons, knitting and crocheting group and a new garden club.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host teens grades 6 to 8 for the first Middle School Nutmeg Nominee Book Club from 4 to 5 p.m. Monday, June 27, at the library, 100 Poverty Rd.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will host Watery Wonderlands: The Beauty of Bogs with Pete and Barb Rzasa and special guest Kyle Turozci from Earthtones Native Plant Nursery at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 25, in the A.B. Ceder Room at 80 Whitehall Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library’s Coloring Club for Adults will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday, June 27, in the library’s Kingsley Room, 100 Poverty Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — The Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut will host a young Jewish leadership event at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 23, at the JFWC campus, 444 Main St North.

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WASHINGTON — The Hickory Stick Bookshop will host Lisa Taddeo to read from her short story collection, “Ghost Lover,” at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the Judy Black Memorial Park, 1 Green Hill Rd.

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SEYMOUR — Seymour High School invites members of the Seymour High School Class of 1972 to participate in the 2022 high school graduation at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, at the high school’s DeBarber Field, 2 Botsford Rd.

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WASHINGTON — The Gunn Memorial Library will host a short story discussion group at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, via Zoom.