New Milford Village Fair Days 50th Aniversary

06/28/2017 to 07/29/2017

On the Green, New Milford, CT Phone: 860 354-6080.

10 am - 10 pm. both days. Free admission. Handicapped parking is available behind Town Hall, 2 full days of live entertainment, bingo, bouncy houses, a food court and almost two hundred vendor and community booths, Village Fair Days is a summertime destination for shopping, socializing, eating, and browsing. New attractions: Touch A Truck. This family-fun attraction will be held on Saturday, July 29th from 11 am to 3 pm on Bank Street. Come out and Touch A Truck. Five Gets You Fifty Plus. We will have a locked box that has a five number digital combination. At no cost, eligible persons will be able to input a 5 digit code. If their code unlocks the combination, they will win the prizes inside. We will also offer a second chance to win. If no one guesses the correct combination, we will hold a "second chance to win" drawing. The contest will run from noon to 7 pm with the second chance drawing being held at 8 pm.

The Sherman Players - HAIR

06/30/2017 to 07/30/2017

5 CT-39, Sherman, CT Phone: (860) 354-3622.

Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, HAIR, the American Tribal Love Rock Musical, made its world premiere in 1967. HAIR celebrates the sixties counterculture in all its barefoot, longhaired, bell-bottomed, beaded and fringed glory. To an infectiously energetic rock beat, the show wows audiences with songs like "Aquarius," "Good Morning, Starshine," "Hair," "I Got Life," and "Let the Sun Shine." Exploring ideas of identity, community, global responsibility and peace, HAIR remains relevant as ever as it examines what it means to be a young person in a changing world.

Sherman Players Present Hair

07/01/2017 to 07/29/2017

5 Route 39 North, Sherman, CT Phone: (860) 354-3622. .

Hair tells the story of the "tribe," a group of politically active, long-haired hippies of the "Age of Aquarius" living a bohemian life in New York City and fighting against conscription into the Vietnam War. This summer, the musical will be celebrating its 50th anniversary. Hair runs June 30 July 1 7,8,9 13,14,15 21,22,23 27,28,29 at 8:00 p.m. on Fridays & Saturdays. There will be two 2:00 p.m. Sunday matinees on July 9 and 23. There will also be one Saturday matinee on July 29 at 2:00 p.m., and two Thursday evening performances at 8:00 p.m. on July 13 and 27. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for children. Please note: the show contains adult themes and is recommended for mature audiences only.

Kent Library Annual Booksale

07/01/2017 to 07/30/2017

32 North Main St., Kent, CT Phone: 860.927.3761.

Book Sale every Saturday and Sunday in July from 11 am to 5 pm.

Quassy Amusement Park "Bargain Day"

07/04/2017 to 08/31/2017

2132 Middlebury Rd, Middlebury, CT Phone: 1-800-FOR PARK.

"Bargain Day" - $24.99 for an All-Day Ride Pass & Splash Away Bay water park Pass. (NOTE: Bargain Day pricing not valid on legal holidays)

Theatreworks Zombie Prom

07/14/2017 to 07/30/2017

5 Brookside Ave., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-350-6883.

JULY 14,15 20,21,22 28,29,30. This girl loves ghoul rock and roll Off Broadway musical is set in the atomic 1950s at Enrico Fermi High, where the law is laid down by a zany, tyrannical principal. Pretty senior Toffee has fallen for the class bad boy. Family pressure forces her to end the romance, and he charges off on his motorcycle to the nuclear waste dump. He returns glowing and determined to reclaim Toffee's heart. He still wants to graduate, but most of all he wants to take Toffee to the prom. The principal orders him to drop dead while a scandal reporter seizes on him as the freak du jour. History comes to his rescue while a tuneful selection of original songs in the style of 50s hits keeps the action rocking across the stage.

Litchfield Historical Society Summer Adventure: A Civil War Experience

07/24/2017 to 07/28/2017

7 South St, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4501.

9 am - noon. For ages 8-14. Embark on a journey back in time with the Litchfield Historical Society's summer adventures for history-lovers! During the week-long Civil War Experience, participants will assume the identities of soldiers who fought with the 2nd CT Heavy Artillery during the Civil War and learn about life during wartime while playing games and making crafts.

Danbury Museum Calligraphy Camp

07/24/2017 to 07/28/2017

43 Main St, Danbury, CT Phone: (203) 743-5200.

9-11:30 am. Grades 1 to 8. Calligraphy is the art of decorative handwriting and lettering. For this fun program, where you'll get familiar with the instruments of calligraphy -- the calligrapher's pen (felt-tip), the template sheet, and calligraphy paper. You'll learn the technique of two of the calligraphic alphabets and learn to develop a style all your own! With a little practice to gain some skill, you'll create some colorful works of art... including your own greeting cards!

Mattatuck Museum - Summer Youth Art- Illustration FUNdamentals

07/24/2017 to 07/28/2017

144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-753-0381.

9 am - 2 pm. Investigate the world of art in these fun and creative week-long sessions. Kids will explore the Museum's galleries and work side-by-side with teaching artists using a variety of materials to express what art means to them! All supplies provided. (Children 4-13)

Keeler Tavern Museum Keeler Kids Session III

07/24/2017 to 07/28/2017

132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5485.

The Museum Experience. 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (with one full-day field trip). Dive into the past and enjoy behind-the-scenes access to Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center to become junior historians, conservators, and curators. Discover how museums research and build collections and design exhibits. Will include a full-day field trip to a major history museum, such as the New York Historical Society (may incur additional cost). For boys and girls entering grades 7 and up. $250 ($225 with Family Membership, 10% sibling discount)