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FIRE COM­PANY BREAK­FAST: North­field Fire Com­pany will hold a break­fast Sun­day, 7:30-11a.m. with pan­cakes, French toast, eggs, sausage, ba­con and home fries all made to or­der. Hun­gry man (all you can eat) $7, reg­u­lar $6and chil­dren are $4. The fire­house is lo­cated at 12Knife Shop Road, North­field. For in­for­ma­tion, call 860-283-9303.

HAM DIN­NER: The monthly Pub­lic Ham Din­ner spon­sored by the River­ton Congregational Church will be served Sunda, 12-1:30p.m. at River­ton Grange Hall, 9River­ton Road, River­ton. $14for adults, $7for chil­dren. For reser­va­tions call 860-379-5952(leave mes­sage).

HAR­VEST FES­TI­VAL: Haight Brown Vine­yard, 29Ch­est­nut Hill Road, Litch­field will hold its 45th An­nual Har­vest Fes­ti­val, Satur­day and Sun­day start­ing at 11:30a.m. Ad­mis­sion $20, in­cludes wine tast­ing, live mu­sic, grape stomp­ing and a pig roast. Bring your own chairs or a blan­ket. For de­tails go to www.haightvine­yards.com, call 860-567-4045or email haightvine­yard@aol.com

NEW HART­FORD DAY: The 44th An­nual New Hart­ford Day and Eureka Grange Fair will be held Sun­day at Brodie Park on West Hill Pond in New Hart­ford, 10a.m. -4p.m. More than 50lo­cal busi­nesses and civic or­ga­ni­za­tions to par­tic­i­pate; ac­tiv­i­ties in­clude hayrides, food, crafts, area ven­dors and mu­sic pro­vided by The Cha­parrals. All are wel­come. Ad­mis­sion is free, park­ing fee of $2 sup­ports Boy Scout Troop #19.

AU­THOR TALK: Nuns, Nazis, and Notre Dame: A Con­ver­sa­tion with Ger­ald O’Reilly, Sun­day, 1p.m. at the Oliver Wol­cott Li­brary, 160South. St., Litch­field. Wil­liam F. B. O’Reilly and Peter Ver­mi­lyea will mod­er­ate and fa­cil­i­tate this con­ver­sa­tion. Ad­mis­sion is free; space is lim­ited. Reg­is­ter by call­ing 860-567-8030or vis­it­ing owli­brary.org and click­ing on Events/Adult Events.

OUT­ING CLUB: The Out­ing Club will tour Hill-Stead Mu­seum and stroll through the trails on Sun­day, Sept. 17, $11 do­na­tion per per­son. Meet at 28Knoll­wood Drive, New Hart­ford, at 1:00to car pool. After the tour, mem­bers are in­vited to a potluck cook­out; call Anna at 860626-0816with your dish to share and leave your phone num­ber.

LIVE AT FIVE: St. John’s “Sun­days Live At Five” Con­cert Se­ries will present Ensem­ble Cha­conne; Mea­sure For Mea­sure: The Mu­sic of Shake­speare’s Plays with guest artist Burcu Gulec, mezzo-so­prano, Sun­day at 5p.m. at St. John’s Church, 78Green Hill Road in Wash­ing­ton. Tick­ets $35; or­der by call­ing the Parish Of­fice at 860-868-2527.

SUN­DAY SE­RIES: “The First Great Awak­en­ing: Fer­vor and Fer­ment,” a Kent His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety Sun­day Se­ries pre­sen­ta­tion, Sun­day, 2p.m. Kent Town Hall, 41Kent Green Blvd. A talk by Tom Key, In­struc­tor at the Ta­conic Learn­ing Cen­ter. Free to mem­bers; $5sug­gested do­na­tion for non-mem­bers; see www.ken­this­tor­i­cal­so­ci­ety.org

BEN­E­FIT CON­CERT: The HBH Band with Wanda Hous­ton will ap­pear in con­cert on Sun­day, 3p.m. in Nor­folk’s Bat­tell Chapel. Pro­ceeds ben­e­fit the Bat­tell Chapel Win­dows Project. Tick­ets $50re­served, $35 gen­eral. Call 860-542-5721 for reser­va­tions or visit http:// nor­folkc­tucc.org/ucc/event/ HBH-in-con­cert/.

WALK IN THE WOODS: Tor­ring­ton Area Parkin­son’s Sup­port Group will host its sixth an­nual “Walk in the Woods” for Parkin­son’s at White Memorial Con­ser­va­tion Cen­ter, Route 202in Litch­field, on Sun­day, Sept. 17. Reg­is­tra­tion be­gins at noon, walk at 1p.m. Pro­ceeds ben­e­fit area people with Parkin­son’s and the Michael J. Fox Foun­da­tion for Re­search. To reg­is­ter, visit http://www. walk­forpd.org, or www.tor­ring­ton­parkin­son­ssup­port­group.com. Fam­i­lies may pic­nic on the grounds prior to or after the walk. Ac­tiv­i­ties in­clude lo­cal tal­ent, fam­ily ac­tiv­i­ties, baked goods and tick­eted draw­ings will be on site along with the Forbes Fly­ers pre­ci­sion jumprope team, Litch­field Fire De­part­ment, and face­paint­ing booth.

BAND CON­CERT: Cole­brook His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety presents a con­cert by the Prov­i­dence Bri­gade Band, Sun­day, 3p.m. at Cole­brook Congregational Church, Cole­brook cen­ter. $10adults, $5chil­dren. For in­for­ma­tion con­tact Carol Lord at carol.9508@ya­hoo.com or 860-738-8244.

TAV­ERN DAY: Burlington will hold its an­nual Tav­ern Day com­mu­nity cel­e­bra­tion on Sun­day, 11a.m.-4p.m. on the Town Green and the grounds of the his­toric Brown-El­ton Tav­ern with is­tor­i­cal reen­ac­tors, beer and wine, a food court, live mu­sic, kids fun zone, town crier, story teller, fire safety demo, ex­hibits by com­mu­nity groups, lo­cal busi­ness expo, the Lewis S. Mills High School Spar­tan March­ing Band, and more. Spon­sor­ship op­por­tu­ni­ties avail­able; email sec­re­tary@ burling­tonctcham­ber.org.

PHIL DON­AHUE: Win­sted Com­mu­nity Book­store hosts talk-show host Phil Don­ahue on Sun­day, 5p.m. at the book­store, 414Main St., Win­sted. RSVP to win­st­ed­books@gmail.com.

Mon­day, Sept. 18 LWV KICK­OFF: The League of Women Vot­ers of Litch­field County will hold its new sea­son kick-off Sept. 18, 4:30 p.m. at Brandy­wine, 9Con­sti­tu­tion Way, Litch­feld, for new, cur­rent and prospec­tive mem­bers about the up­com­ing year, pro­gram ini­tia­tives and po­si­tions on cur­rent events. The board will share up-to­date in­for­ma­tion about the or­ga­ni­za­tion’s pri­or­i­ties and strate­gies. New mem­bers wel­come. RSVP to Jackie Miller at pjaa@op­ton­line.net.

Tues­day, Sept. 19 SKIN CARE: No­ble Hori­zons, 17Cob­ble Road, Sal­is­bury, presents Skin Care as We Age: Ba­sic Foot and Skin Care, Sept. 19, 11a.m. pre­sented by Joanna Wys­zomirski, the Clin­i­cal Pro­gram Di­rec­tor of Sharon Hospi­tal’s Cen­ter for Wound Care and Hyper­baric Medicine dis­cussing age-re­lated skin changes, skin do’s and don’ts, and when to seek med­i­cal help.

Reg­is­ter at www.no­ble­hori­zons.org or 860-435-9851. MEDI­CARE FRAUD: Medi­care Fraud, Scams and Abuse will be held Sept. 19, 6:30p.m. at the Beek­ley Li­brary, New Hart­ford, pre­sented by the West­ern Con­necti­cut Area Agency on Ag­ing For more in­for­ma­tion, stop by or call the li­brary at 860-379-7235. DU­PLI­CATE BRIDGE: Du­pli­cate Bridge at the Sul­li­van Se­nior Cen­ter, East Al­bert Street, Tor­ring­ton, Tues­day evenings from 7-10p.m. For more in­for­ma­tion call John Townsend at 860-567-0671. Leave a mes­sage, he will re­turn your call. Bring­ing a part­ner is en­cour­aged but not re­quired. Cost: $5per per­son.

BOUNC­ING BA­BIES: Bounc­ing Ba­bies storytime be­gins Sept. 19at 11a.m. and con­tin­ues weekly through Nov. 14 at the Oliver Wol­cott Li­brary, 160South St., Litch­field, for ba­bies up to 24months. Call 860-567-8030or vis­it­ing owli­brary.org

HATHA YOGA: Hatha yoga classes are held at Wis­dom House, Litch­field, Tues­days, Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26, 5:30-6:45 p.m., led by Bar­bara Put­nam. All lev­els wel­come. For more in­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter, email bd­put­nam@alum.mit. edu or call 860-567-4465.

RSVP RE­CRUIT­MENT: New Op­por­tu­ni­ties Re­tired Se­nior Vol­un­teer Pro­gram (RSVP) is re­cruit­ing se­nior vol­un­teers (55+) who are in­ter­ested in vol­un­teer­ing for lo­cal or­ga­ni­za­tions and read­ing to school chil­dren, Tues­day, 10:30a.m. at the Tor­ring­ton Li­brary.

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