Litchfield News






Litchfield Community Center Summer Fest ~ July 15, 2017
Litchfield Jazz Festival ~ Aug. 5 & 6, 2017
Litchfield Land Trust Fall Sunset Party ~ Sept. 29, 2017
Festival of Trees ~ Nov. 25, 2017
Rt. 202 Road Closure in Bantam
Friday, July 7 (6pm) until Monday, July 10 (5am)
Bantam Road (State Route 202) will be closed both ways to traffic for the installation of a culvert project in Bantam in the vicinity of the Quiet Zone. This road closure will take place from 6:00 p.m. on Friday, July 7, 2017 through 5:00 a.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017. Detours will be designated by the State of Connecticut. ~ Office of the Litchfield First Selectman
Whites Woods Road bridge closure in Litchfield
June 15 until November 30, 2017
Please be advised that from June 15, 2017 until November 30, 2017, the Whites Woods Road bridge will be closed for replacement. The detour is at Whites Woods Road and Bissell Road to the north and Whites Woods Road and Webster Road to the south. ~ Litchfield Public Works Dept.
Mini-Adventures in Sports
Friday, June 23 ~ 1-3pm
Tues., June 20 – Fri., June 23
Litchfield History Museum
Daniel Berrigan
“Priest, Poet, and Peacemaker”
Friday, June 23 ~ 6pm
Fri., June 23 - 6pm – Sat., June 24 - 3pm
Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center
Star Party
"The Story of Light"
Friday, June 23 ~ 8pm
White Memorial Conservation Center
Men's Breakfast
Saturday, June 24 ~ 8am
Warren Congregational Church
Red Cross Babysitting Course
Saturday, June 24 ~ 9am-3pm
Camp Coch, Goshen
Sandy Beach Opens Daily for Summer
Saturday, June 24 ~ 9am-7pm
Sandy Beach, Morris
Waking Up is Hard to Do
with Marlow Shami
Saturday, June 24 ~ 10am-12pm
White Memorial Conservation Center
Wild Edible Plants
with Andy Dobos
Saturday, June 24 ~ 10am-1pm
White Memorial Conservation Center
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market
Saturday, June 24 ~ 10am-1pm
Litchfield Center School Parking Lot
Woodruff Lane, Litchfield
 Summer Reading Kickoff
(For ages 5-12)
with Pete & Chris Amusements
Saturday, June 24 ~ 10:30-11:30am
Oliver Wolcott Library
Sandy Beach Block Party Cookout
Saturday, June 24 ~ 5pm
Sandy Beach
East Shore Road, Morris
Warren Summer Concert
"Northern Sharks
Warren Parks & Recreation
Saturday, June 24 ~ 5:30-8:30pm
Warren Woods
Booker Prize Winner
A Book Discussion with Mark Schenker
Sunday, June 25 ~ 1-2pm
Oliver Wolcott Library
Outing Club Walk to Chase Estate
Sunday, June 25 ~ 1pm
Topsmead State Forest
Goshen Free Concert
"Those Guys"
Goshen Recreation Dept.
Sunday, June 25 ~ 5-7:30pm
Camp Coch, Goshen
Litchfield Parks and Recreation
Summer Camp
Monday, June 26 ~ 9am-4pm
Monday through Friday
Litchfield Community Field
Litchfield Parks and Recreation
Swimming Lessons ~ 1st Session
Monday, June 26, 2017
Monday, June 26 to Friday, July 14
Ages 8 & under:  9:00- 9:30 am
Ages 6-7 years: 9:45-10:15 am
Ages 4-5: 10:30-11:00 am
Wisdom House Pool
LEGO® Summer Camp
Intro to STEM with LEGO® Materials
This session is for children 5-6 years of age.
Monday, June 26~ 9am-12pm
Litchfield Community Center
LEGO® Extra Bricks Camp
Monday, June 26 ~ 9am-12pm
June 26 - June 30 am session
Litchfield Community Center
Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Support Group & Information
Monday, June 26 ~ 10-11:30am
June 26 thru August 21, 2017
Mondays - except July 3rd
Litchfield Community Center 
LEGO® Summer Camp
STEM Challenge with LEGO® Materials
This session is for children 7-12 years of age.
Monday, June 26 ~ 1-4pm
Litchfield Community Center
LEGO® Extra Bricks Camp
Monday, June 26 ~ 1-4pm
June 26 - June 30 pm session
Litchfield Community Center
"Creating A Vibrant Life"
Mindfulness, Meditation, and Affirmations
Monday, June 26 ~ 6-7:30pm
Litchfield Community Center
Early Bird Café
Tuesday, June 27 ~ 10:30am
Tuesdays & Thursdays ~ June 27 –Aug. 10
Oliver Wolcott Library
Bouncing Babies
(Birth-24 months and their caregivers)
Tuesday, June 27 ~ 11am
Tuesdays, June 27-August 8
Oliver Wolcott Library
Bantam Lake Yacht Club
Sailing Lessons for Children and Adults
Tuesday, June 27 ~ 1-3pm
Bantam Lake Yacht Club
North Shore Road, Litchfield
Cinematic Guitar Poetry
with Hiroya Tsukamoto
Tuesday, June 27 ~ 7-8pm
Oliver Wolcott Library
Forman School Info Session
Tuesday, June 27 ~  7-8:30pm
Litchfield Community Center
Page Turner's Club
For children entering grades 4-6
Wednesday, June 28 ~ 1-2pm
Wednesdays, June 28-August 16
Oliver Wolcott Library
Teen Dinner & A Book Club
For teens entering grades 7-10
Wednesday, June 28 ~ 5:30-6:30pm
Wednesdays, June 28 -August 9
Oliver Wolcott Library
"Chasing the Dragon:
The Life of an Opiate Addict"
hosted by Litchfield-Morris Rotary Club
Wednesday, June 28 ~ 6-8pm
Litchfield Community Center
Self-Inspired Leadership Workshop  
Wednesday, June 28 ~ 6-7:30pm
Litchfield Community Center
Click here for details.