TORRINGTON >> Louis Gabriel, his son Zach, and his wife, Gina, are getting ready to open “Zach and Lou’s Barbecue” on Winsted Road and move from catering — including at the Main Street Marketplace — to a sit-down business.

TORRINGTON >> Pam Pinto, owner of Act Natural Health & Wellness on Water Street, has established an incubator space on Water Street, offering practitioners from a variety of health-related disciplines the chance to practice and come together to build their businesses.

Minor Memorial Library, 23 South Street, Roxbury, is showing the works of Katie Ré Scheidt through Sept. 9. The show features many mixed media canvases and is entitled A Point of Departure. Gallery hours are: Monday 12-7 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday 12 to 5 p.m.; S…

Serendipity Gallery is pleased to announce “Tales and Recollections,” by Connecticut artists Barbara Marks and Timothy Forry. Curated by Liliana Kleid. The exhibition will be on view from August 5 to 30, with a public opening reception held at the gallery on Saturday, August 5 from 6 to 8 pm…

Washington Depot >> Chef Amanda Glover makes baking simple, creative and fun in a cookbook named after her Airstream bakery, Sweetie, known for delicious breakfasts, desserts, savory, and gluten-free baked goodies popularized at farmers markets and farm stands in the Litchfield Hills.

Falls Village >> Jane Austen fans take notice! On Saturday, August 5 at 4 pm, the Hunt Library in Falls Village will host author and Falls Village native Kathleen Flynn in a conversation format with Bruce Paddock Jenny Hansell of Northwest Community Center, and Cynthia Hochswender of t…

NEW HAVEN >> The introduction of “New Haven Noir” references the city’s connection to the three regicides of 1649 and the more recent crime times of Billy Grasso and Midge Renault, not to mention the unsolved slaying of Suzanne Jovin.

The 85th Annual Litchfield County 4-H Fair is being held on July 29 and 30 at the Goshen Fairgrounds. This youth-run fair presents the culmination of the projects of youth involved in local 4-H clubs located all around the county. All year long, members attend meetings, clinics, and workshop…

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Norfolk >> Fun for all is the watchword in Norfolk, this coming August 4, 5 and 6 during the town’s three-day, town-wide festival, A Weekend in Norfolk.

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Argazzi Art, 22 Millerton Road in Lakeville, presents an evening with artist Peter Woytuk on July 22, from 5 to 7 p.m. Also on view are works by Tom Lieber, Victor Mirabelli and Kathy Moss, through Sept. 20For more information visit www.argazzi art.com

New Milford >> Harrybrooke Park in New Milford is hosting its 2nd annual Scavenger Hunt in the park to raise dollars for the park. For just $5 per person, anyone can join the fun and walk the 48-acres for a chance to win prizes.

New Milford >> Harrybrooke Park in New Milford is hosting “Love For Lauren” as a small concert, yoga class and with great food. For just $25/adult or $10/child, guest will take all of that in while raising funds for the park and a children’s charity. The event will run from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

New Milford Public Library, located at 24 Main Street, will host an exhibit of paintings by Dennis William Stuart through September 2. Stuart is a nationally recognized artist from Litchfield County. In Connecticut his art is represented by “PS Gallery” in Litchfield. The exhibit will be on …

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The Wish House, as part of its 20-year anniversary, will host an artist reception and pot luck BBQ at its Souterrain Gallery, 413 Sharon-Goshen Turnpike, West Cornwall, on Saturday, July 15 from 3 to 6 p.m. The exhibit is entitled “Mighty Minis,” features several are artists. In a world wher…

Argazzi art presents “Summer Works by Tom Lieber, Victor Mirabelli and new bronze sculptures by Peter Woytuk, on view through July 31. Argazzi Art is located at 22 Millerton Road, Lakeville. For more information call 860-435-8222 or visit www.argazziart.com.

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New Milford >> Gallery 25 is excited to announce the gallery’s Grand Re-Opening reception, on Saturday, July 15 from 6 to 9 pm, in celebration of their new location at the historic New Milford train station.

Kent >> The Kent Memorial Library is pleased to announce that South Kent artist Linda Petrocine will have her artwork displayed in the Library’s gallery from July 1 through August 31 in an exhibition titled Spaces, Places and Faces: Encaustic Paintings.

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Morris >> Whether you’re driving through Litchfield County this season, or you live here year round you will want to make a stop at a new shop in Morris, Bella Luna Gifts, located on Watertown Road, which opened in April.

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Eckert Fine Art presents ‘Domestic,’ a group show curated by Jennifer Terzian. The opening will be held from 4 to 7 p.m., on Saturday, June 10 at 12 Old Barn Road in Kent. The gallery is located in the Kent Barns art district. This exhibition examines artists’ explorations of themes relating…

The Housatonic Camera Club will be exhibiting in the Souterrain Gallery at Wish House, 413 Sharon-Goshen Turnpike, West Cornwall from June 10 through July 9. The opening reception will be held Saturday June 10. from 3 to 6 p.m. Pictured are Making Music and Fish Out of Water, along with a co…

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Serendipity Gallery is pleased to announce “Out of View”, a solo exhibition by Connecticut artist Ethan Newman, curated by Liliana Kleid. The exhibition will be on view from June 10 through July 5. An opening reception will take place Saturday, June 10 from 6 to 8 pm. This is a free event an…

Winsted >> The American Museum of Tort Law, welcomes Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Matt Wuerker, and Hall of Fame The New Yorker magazine cartoonist/illustrator Barry Blitt on Saturday, June 3, for a special daylong Program, ‘If It Doesn’t Please the Court: Two Ink-Stained Wretches…

Washington Depot >> Noted photography dealer and gallery owner Kathy McCarver Root of KMR Arts in Washington Depot, will illuminate aspects of the creative process of celebrated photographer Sally Mann before the screening of the documentary about the artist, What Remains: The Life and…

Argazzi Art presents an exhibit by Hillary Cooper, Water Color Notes, showing through June 18. A receptioin for the artist will be held Saturday, May 27, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the gallery. Argazzi Art is located at 22 Millerton Road, Lakeville. For more information, call 860-435-8222 or visit …