Litchfield News






Seherr-Thoss Foundation Spring Grants
Deadline ~ April 1, 2017
Applications for Seherr-Thoss Foundation Spring Grants are currently being accepted. Requests for grants must fit within the stated purpose of the Foundations: to support the cultural, educational, health-related, religious, and civic organizations which serve the people and communities of the town of Litchfield (including Bantam, Milton, Northfield and East Litchfield, Connecticut).
For additional information about submitting an application, please go to the website,, email, or mail your request to Seherr-Thoss Foundations PO. Box 292, Litchfield, CT 06759.  Grant applications may be submitted any time, but they must be postmarked by April 1 for the Spring grant distribution and October 1 for the Fall Distribution.
"Battle of the Bands & Beans" ~ April 28, 2017
"Horses and Hats in the Hills" ~ May 6, 2017
"Summer Fest" ~ July 15, 2017
Red Cross Blood Drive
Tuesday, April 4 ~ 1:15-6:30 p.m.
@ Litchfield Community Center
Clerical Administrative Assistant
The Town of Warren is seeking to fill the position of Clerical Administrative Assistant.  Applicant will need to be flexible, organized and able to adapt to multi-departments within the Town Hall and will be required to attend monthly Land Use Commission meetings during the evenings. Applicant must be able to work with the public in a kind and helpful manner. Closing Date - Monday, April 10, 2017
Contact the Selectman's Office at 860-868-7881 x 103 for an application and job description or at
Spring Tag Sale
Thursday, March 30 ~ 9am-4pm
Thursday through Sunday
Lourdes in Litchfield
Teddy Roosevelt
History Comes to Life
Thursday, March 30 ~ 2-3:30pm
Litchfield Community Center
Spring Tag Sale
Friday, March 31 ~ 9am-4pm
Thursday through Sunday
Lourdes in Litchfield
Tai Chi
 Friday, March 31 ~ 12:30 -1:30pm
Tuesdays & Fridays, March 21 - June 13
Litchfield Community Center
Spring Tag Sale
Saturday, April 1 ~ 9am-4pm
Lourdes in Litchfield
Veteran of the Month Ceremony
Saturday, April 1 ~ 10am
Bantam Borough Hall
Family Fresh Water Fishing Class
Saturday, April 1~ 10am-3pm
White Memorial Conservation Center
Art Show Opening
The Avian Photography of Nick Hawvermale
Saturday, April 1 ~ 4-5pm
White Memorial Conservation Center
Spring Tag Sale
Sunday, April 2 ~ 9am-4pm
Lourdes in Litchfield
Lenten Sacred Choral
Music and Readings
Sunday, April 2 ~ 4pm
St. Michael’s in Litchfield
Live Well Workshop
Monday, April 3 ~ 12:30-3pm
Litchfield Community Center
VNA Northwest
Monthly Blood Pressure Check
Tuesday, April 4 ~ 11:45am
Warren Town Hall
Book Discussion
The Fourteenth Amendment ~ Part I
Tuesday, April 4 ~ 5:30-6:30pm
Litchfield History Museum
Ecumenical Lenten Soup Supper
Tuesday, April 4 ~ 6-8pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Bantam
Young Historians Book Club
Wednesday, April 5 ~ 3:30-5pm
Litchfield Historical Society
Goshen Garden Club
Luncheon & Meeting
Thursday, April 6 ~ 12pm
Goshen Church of Christ Congregational
Women's Forum Presents
"An Artist's Story"
as lived by Danielle Mailer
Thursday, April 6 ~ 2:30pm
Litchfield Community Center
Thru Hiking the Appalachian Trail
with Sam Ducharme
Thursday, April 6 ~ 7-8pm
Oliver Wolcott Library
Annual Fisherman's Breakfast
Cast Off Opening Day
Saturday, April 8 ~ 5-11am
East Litchfield Firehouse
Shredding and Electronics Recycling Event
Saturday, April 8 ~ 9am–1pm
Litchfield Bancorp
297 West Street, Litchfield
Easter Egg-stravaganza!
(Okay, it's an Easter Egg Hunt!)
Saturday, April 8 ~ 10am
Litchfield Community Field
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Indoor Market
Saturday, April 8~ 10am-1pm
Litchfield Community Center
Matryoshka Nested Doll Painting
Storytelling and Hands-on Workshop
with Marina Forbes
Saturday, April 8 ~ 1-4pm
Morris Public Library
Impressionist Spring Trees
Water Color Workshop
with Betsy Rogers-Knox
Saturday, April 8 ~ 1:30-4pm
White Memorial Conservation Center
Roast Beef Dinner
Morris Volunteer Fire Dept. 
Saturday, April 8~ 4:30-7:30pm
Morris Firehouse