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OCTOBER

Fri, Oct 1 Energy Assistance-Morris Senior Center By Appt Morris Senior Center
Sat, Oct 2 The Gift of Our Pets 9:30am-12:00pm Wisdom House
Goshen Summer Market 9:30am-12:30pm Goshen Center School
Blessing of Animals 4:00pm Shrine @ Lourdes in Litchfield
Veteran of the Month 10:00am All Wars Memorial, Bantam
Goshen Boy Scout Open House Day 11:00am-3:00pm Camp Cochipaniee, Goshen
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market 10:00am-1:00pm Litchfield Center School
Evening at Little Pond 4:30pm White Memorial CC
Oct
2 - 9
Annual Fete & Craft Faire 10:00am-4:00pm St. Michael’s Church, Litchfield
Mon, Oct 4 "Giving Tree Group" (grades 1-3) 3:30-5:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Arthritis Exercise Program 1:00-2:00pm Camp Coch, Goshen
Tue, Oct 5 Chinese Brush Painting for Beginners 10:00am-12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Jerry Geci Reads 1:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Wed, Oct 6 Fall Labyrinth Walk 10:00-11:30am Wisdom House
Bend & Stretch for Older Adults 1:00-2:00pm Litchfield Community Center
"Creative Arts Club" (grades 4-6) 3:30-5:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Choose Your Own Adventure 3:45-4:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Introduction to German 7:00-9:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Thu, Oct 7 Flu Clinic-Morris Senior Center 10:00am-12:00pm Morris Senior Center
CT Attorney General Candidates-Rotary 12:00pm LaCupola Ristorante
Women's Forum-Beth Barrett, Speaker 2:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Artist Reception: Loretta Dillman, Paintings 5:00-7:00pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Litchfield Republican Pasta Dinner 5:00-7:30pm Litchfield Firehouse
Goshen Flower Show 12:00 Noon Goshen Congregational Church
Litchfield GOP Pasta Supper 5:00-7:00pm Litchfield Firehouse
Free Breast Cancer Seminar 5:30pm Center for Cancer Care
Comedy Hypnosis Show 7:00pm Litchfield Intermediate School
Goshen Garden Club Flower Show 12:00pm Goshen Congregational Church
Socrates Cafe 7:00-9:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Sat, Oct 9 Warren Fall Festival 9:00am-5:00pm Warren Woods
Goshen Summer Market 9:30am-12:30pm Goshen Center School
“Gravestones: Maintenance & Lore" 9:00am Northfield Firehouse
Lacrosse Harvest Fundraiser 7:00-9:00pm Miranda Vineyard, Goshen
FCC Annual Fall Festival 9:30am-5:00pm Litchfield Congregational Church
Lacrosse Harvest Fundraiser 7:00-9:00pm Miranda Vineyard
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market 10:00am-1:00pm Litchfield Center School
Sparrows & Other Autumn Migrants 2:00pm White Memorial CC
Old Fashioned Lobster Bake 6:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Sun, Oct 10 Warren Fall Festival 9:00am-5:00pm Warren Woods
Tue, Oct 12 New Music Class-"Tone Deaf Fallacy" 10:00-11:30am Litchfield Community Center
Chinese Brush Painting for Beginners 10:00am-12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Book Discussion: "Sea of Cortez" 4:00-5:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Autumn Leaves & High Tea 4:00-6:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Wed, Oct 13 Take a Walk: Trip to Dean Ravine 10:00am-12:00pm White Memorial CC
Bridge Lessons - Intermediate Instruction 11:00am Litchfield Community Center
Bend & Stretch for Older Adults 1:00-2:00pm Litchfield Community Center
"Creative Arts Club" (grades 4-6) 3:30-5:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Free Mammogram Day 1:00-6:30pm Hungerford Mammography Center
Choose Your Own Adventure 3:45-4:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Introduction to German 7:00-9:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Thu, Oct 14 New Adventures in Cooking-Gourmet Pizza 1:00-4:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Book Discussion: "The Way We Never Were" 1:00-2:00pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Discussion: Selected Poem 3:00-4:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
LWV Debates 7:00-9:15pm Wamogo High School
"The Terrorist: A Thriller" w/author Peter Steiner 7:00-8:00pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Fri, Oct 15 Beautiful Nails For Seniors Appt Morris Senior Center
Friday Feast & Dancing Feet 12:00-2:00pm Litchfield Community Center
George Washington visits Goshen 7:00pm Goshen Old Town Hall
Star Party 7:00-9:00pm White Memorial CC
“Birds & Beans Talks" 6:00-8:00pm Litchfield Community Center
George Washington (portrayed by Dean Malissa) 7:00pm Goshen Public Library
Sat, Oct 16 Household Hazardous Waste Collection 9:00am-2:00pm Torrington WPC Plant
Goshen Summer Market 9:30am-12:30pm Goshen Center School
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market 10:00am-1:00pm Litchfield Center School
Women's Journeys w/Mary Ellen Bannon 10:00am-12:00pm Wisdom House
AL Post 44 Installation of Officers 7:00pm Bantam Borough Hall
Drive-thru Flu Clinic-Litchfield 10:00am-12:00pm Constitution Way
Cooking with Katie 10:30am-12:00pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Corner Co-op - Fall Harvest Festival 11am-3pm Corner Co-op
Hummingbirds: Magic in the Air 2:00pm White Memorial CC
Sun, Oct 17 5K Cider Run - Warren Woods 2:00pm Warren Woods
Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk 1:00pm White Memorial CC
Annual Fall Festival 9:30am-4:00pm Litchfield Congregational Church
Historic New England Exhibit Lecture 3:00pm Litchfield History Museum
Mon, Oct 18 "Giving Tree Group" (grades 1-3) 3:30-5:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Dubliners & Re-making of Modern Short Story 6:30-8:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Tue, Oct 19 New Music Class-"Tone Deaf Fallacy" 10:00-11:30am Litchfield Community Center
Chinese Brush Painting for Beginners 10:00am-12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Bill Zappone Citizen’s Forum 7:30-9:00pm Bantam Borough Hall
"The Prayer Shawl" w/author Janet Bristow 7:00-8:00pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Wed, Oct 20 NYC Daytrip 8:00am-8:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Fall Labyrinth Walk 10:00-11:30am Wisdom House
Bridge Lessons - Intermediate Instruction 11:00am Litchfield Community Center
Bend & Stretch for Older Adults 1:00-2:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Morris Teen Advisory Council 7:00pm Morris Public Library
"Creative Arts Club" (grades 4-6) 3:30-5:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Choose Your Own Adventure 3:45-4:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Introduction to German 7:00-9:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Thu, Oct 21 US Rep Candidates-5th Dist-Rotary 12:00pm LaCupola Ristorante
Tempura Cooking Class 6:00-8:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Flu Shots 1:00-4:00pm Goshen Town Office
"Promises to Keep" w/author Jane Green 7:00-8:00pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Artist's Talk & Reception: Sister Jo-Ann 7:00-8:30pm Wisdom House
Fri, Oct 22 Movie: Crazy Heart 1:00pm Morris Senior Center
Art Show Opening Reception 4:00-6:00pm Goshen Public Library
Sat, Oct 23 Goshen Summer Market 9:30am-12:30pm Goshen Center School
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market 10:00am-1:00pm Litchfield Center School
Llama Packing through Five Ponds 11:00am-2:30pm White Memorial CC
Harvest Bounty Wine & Brew Fest 4:00-8:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Fine Dining, Wine & Music 7:00-10:00pm Lourdes in Litchfield
Mon, Oct 25 Fall Symposium-"Unlocking the Vault" 9:00am-5:00pm Litchfield History Museum
"Giving Tree Group" (grades 1-3) 3:30-5:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Dubliners & Re-making of Modern Short Story 6:30-8:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Tue, Oct 26 New Music Class-"Tone Deaf Fallacy" 10:00-11:30am Litchfield Community Center
Chinese Brush Painting for Beginners 10:00am-12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Revolutionary Textiles 7:00pm Goshen Public Library
Wed, Oct 27 Bridge Lessons - Intermediate Instruction 11:00am Litchfield Community Center
Bend & Stretch for Older Adults 1:00-2:00pm Litchfield Community Center
"Creative Arts Club" (grades 4-6) 3:30-5:30pm Litchfield Community Center
Choose Your Own Adventure 3:45-4:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Introduction to German 7:00-9:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Thu, Oct 28 Book Discussion: “Bel Canto” 7:30pm Morris Public Library
Fri, Oct 29 Preschool Halloween Tea Party (2-5 yrs) 10:30-11:15am Oliver Wolcott Library
Halloween Lunch & Costume Party 12:00pm Morris Senior Center
Oct 29-30 Casagrande Inst. for Interfaith Conversation 6:00pm Wisdom House
Sat, Oct 30 Goshen Summer Market 9:30am-12:30pm Goshen Center School
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market 10:00am-1:00pm Litchfield Center School
Edible Insects 2:00pm White Memorial CC

 

 

 

 

On-Going Events

Mondays

Yoga 9:00am Litchfield Community Center
Music Playshops for Adults 10:00am-11:30am Litchfield Community Center
"Stitch & Chat" 11:00am-1:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Monday Afternoon Movie 1:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Pinochle For All 1:00-3:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Super Hero Club (Gr K-3) 3:45-4:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library



Tuesdays

Paint With Friends 9:30am-12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Pre-School Story Hour 10:00-11:00am Oliver Wolcott Library
Pre-School Story Hour 10:00-11:00am Morris Public Library
Bouncing Babies (0-24mo.) 10:30am Oliver Wolcott Library
Bingo 1:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Mixed Martial Arts 3:30-4:30pm LPR-Center School, Litchfield
Biggest Loser in Litchfield County 6:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Tang Soo Do Karate (beginner) 6:00-7:00pm LPR-Bantam Gym
Tang Soo Do Karate (inter. & adv.) 7:00-8:00pm LPR-Bantam Gym
Sculpt & Tone 7:00-8:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Professional Acting (beginners) 7:00-9:00pm LPR-LHS
Drop-in Volleyball (co-ed) 7:30-9:00pm LPR-LIS Gym
Women's Wisdom Circle-Aquarian Age 7:30pm Litchfield Community Center

 

Wednesdays

Yoga 9:00am Litchfield Community Center
Italians in America 9:30-11:30am Litchfield Community Center
Short Tales (2-3 years) 10:30am Oliver Wolcott Library
Tai Chi 10:45-11:30am Litchfield Community Center
Bridge For All 12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Make a Splash Club Gr 4-6) 1:00-1:45pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Books and Chocolate (Gr 4-6) 3:45-4:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Yoga Classes 5:15-6:30pm LPR-Bantam Gym
Teen Writer's Club 5:30-6:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Acting for Teenagers (10-18 years) 6:00-7:30pm LPR-LHS
Teen Pizza Dinner (July) 6:30-7:00pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Teen Photography Club (July) 7:00-8:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Books for Bedtime 7:00pm Cable 5 TV

 

Thursdays

Introduction to German 9:15-11:45am Litchfield Community Center
Dance Exercise 9:30-10:30am Litchfield Community Center
Blood Pressure Check 9:30-10:30am Litchfield Community Center
Tall Tales (3-5 years) 10:30am Oliver Wolcott Library
"Free Game Play Time" 10:30am-12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Law of Attraction Study Group 11:00am-12:45pm Litchfield Community Center
Mohawk Ski Club 2:20-8:30pm LPR-LHS, LIS, Mohawk
Gymnastics (Gr. K-1) 3:00-3:45pm LPR-Center School, Litchfield
Hip Hop (Gr. K-1) 3:45-4:30pm LPR-Center School, Litchfield
Sculpt & Tone 7:00-8:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Socrates Café - 1st Thurs. 7:00-9:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Professional Acting (beginners) 7:00-9:00pm LPR-LHS
Men's Basketball League TBA LPR-Forman Gym

 

Fridays

Yoga 9:00am Litchfield Community Center
Parent-Tot Tumbletime (2-3 years) 9:00-10:00am LPR-Bantam Gym
Painting Outside 9:30am-12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Grief Support Group 9:45-11:00am Litchfield Community Center
Combo-Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Gym 10:00-11:00am LPR-Bantam Gym
Pirate School (Gr K-3) 10:30-11:15am Oliver Wolcott Library
Combo-Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Gym 1:30-2:30pm LPR-Bantam Gym
"Free Game Play Time" 10:30am-12:00pm Litchfield Community Center
Country Line Dancing 11:00am-12:00pm LPR-Bantam Gym
Gymnastics (Gr. 2-3) 3:00-3:45pm LPR-Center School, Litchfield
Hip Hop (Gr. 2-3) 3:45-4:30pm LPR-Center School, Litchfield
Caldecott Club 3:45-4:30pm Oliver Wolcott Library
Gymnastics/Hip Hop (Gr. 4-6) 4:30-5:30pm LPR-Center School, Litchfield

Saturdays

Goshen Summer Market 9:30am-12:30pm Goshen Center School
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market 10:00am-1:00pm Litchfield Center School
Used Book Store & Int'l Gift Shop 10:00am-3:00pm Litchfield Congregational Church

 

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