Oliver Wolcott Library Bombs Have No Eyes: Stories from Japan in Support of Peace Education with Marina Outwater

05/25/2017

160 South St., Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-8030.

7-8 pm. Marina Outwater's recent trip to Nagasaki and Hiroshima revealed first-hand accounts from survivors who told their stories with nothing more than an intense desire for world peace. Marina will share these moving tales of several hibakusha who were young children at the time of the atomic bombings. After sharing stories and photographs, Marina will discuss the need for peace education and some strategies for implementation in the classroom.

Sunset Meadows Vineyards LADIES NIGHT OUT

05/25/2017

599 Old Middle Street, Goshen, CT Phone: 860-201-4654.

6-9 pm. A night out with the girls, shopping, delicious wine and lots of laughs.. What could be more fun that that?
That's right, you heard correctly, leave your kids home with your husbands and enjoy an evening out - just you and the girls! We will have multiple vendors for your shopping needs, such as Thistle and Reed Mobile Shopping, LuLaRoe, Stella & Dot Trunk Show, Spiritual Readings and a Hair and Make-up Demo by Haus of Color. Not to mention raffle prizes AND a Sexy Shoe Contest - so be sure to wear your favorite sexy footwear. Thursday, May 25 @ 6pm $15/person *includes a glass of wine. Call the Winery at 860-201-4654 for tickets

CT Historic Gardens Day & 92nd Anniversary of the Glebe House Museum

05/25/2017

49 Hollow Rd, Woodbury, CT Phone: 203-263-2855.

Garden volunteers will be giving tours through the Gertrude Jekyll Garden and answering your questions about Miss Jekyll's design and the history of the garden at The Glebe House Museum. Admission to the garden is free, but donations are suggested. Refreshments will be served. Call 203-263-2855 for more information or visit website.

Music @ The MATT: Survivors Swing Band

05/25/2017

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

1:30 - 3pm. The Survivors Swing Band generates energy and excitement everywhere they perform. A seven-piece professional jazz band, they play classic melodies from a bygone era – hot tunes and soothing ballads of the swing era, plus many of the wonderful melodies from the two decades that followed.

Burlington Lions Club Carnival @ Route 4.

05/25/2017 to 05/27/2017

Library Lane, Burlington, CT

Memorial Day Weekend the Lions Club will host their annual carnival on Library Lane. Open Thursday evening through Saturday.

White Memorial Museum Children Free Week

05/25/2017 to 05/31/2017

80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

Free admission to children ages twelve and under when accompanied by an adult.

Litchfield Historical Society - History Bites: A Big Talent in Small Paintings: Anson Dickinson

05/25/2017

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

12 noon. Portrait miniatures thrived in America in the early nineteenth century. In this talk Curator of Collection, Alex DuBois, will dig deeper into the art of painting tiny watercolor likenesses on ivory by examining the life and work of artist Anson Dickinson. Born Milton in 1779, Dickinson completed over 1,500 miniatures in his career and traveled as far as South Carolina and Montreal seeking new commissions. Join us as we discuss his early life in Litchfield, view his original works, and explore the pages of his own sketchbook.

Infinity Hall Cyrille Aimée

05/26/2017

20 Greenwoods Rd West, Norfolk, CT Phone: 860-542-5531.

8 pm Winner of the Montreux Jazz's Festivals vocal competition, finalist on the French version of 'American Idol', this Dominican and French Gypsy Jazz powerhouse female vocalist is guaranteed to bring the crowds to their feet. With over a decade of international touring, Cyrille is considered one of the freshest and most creative artists to happen to Jazz in decades. Come join us in Norfolk for what will be one of the most intimate performances we have all year. Let's give her a warm Infinity Hall welcome! Grab your pair of tickets today!

Lime Rock Park Pirelli World Challenge

05/26/2017 to 05/28/2017

60 White Hollow Rd, , Lime Rock, CT Phone: 1 (860) 435-5000 .

Lime Rock's Traditional Memorial Day Weekend Season Opener The Pirelli World Challenge & 8th Annual Sunday Royals' Garage Car Show Friday, Saturday & Sunday, May 26-28, 2017. PWC Memorial Day Weekend Schedule: Thursday, May 25 - General Camping & Reserved RV Opens at 12:00 p.m., Friday, May 26 - Practice and Qualifying, Saturday, May 27 - Racing Sunday, May 28 - Royals Garage Sunday Car Show and Camping/RV Closes at 12:00 p.m. Visit website for detailed race schedule and tickets.

Danbury Palace Theatre SHOT! THE PSYCHO-SPIRITUAL MANTRA OF ROCK i

05/26/2017

165 Main St., Danbury, CT Phone: 203-794-9944 .

8 pm SHOT! THE PSYCHO-SPIRITUAL MANTRA OF ROCK is an odyssey into the colorful and bohemian tales of rock 'n' roll's history. The documentary delves deep into the mind of one of rock's greatest living photographers: Mick Rock. Mick Rock — yep, that's his real name — is the legendary rock photographer referred to as "The Man Who Shot the Seventies." Known for his iconic images of Syd Barrett, David Bowie, Lou Reed, Iggy Pop, Queen, the Sex Pistols, The Ramones, Blondie, Rocky Horror Picture Show, etc, he has shot over 100 album covers.