Litchfield Community Center offers movies, virtual talks, dinner, more

Litchfield Community Center on Bantam Road

LITCHFIELD — Litchfield Community Centers activities are as follows:

One Earth, Our Earth Film Series, Doc’s & Dialog, 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, Feb 3, “A Time to Choose” and Wednesday, March 4, “A Life on our Planet” with Richard Attenborough. Discussion at conclusion of film. Limited to 25. Attendees bring “brown bag dinner.” Tea, coffee and packaged snack served. Free will offering.

Movie Mondays. 1 p.m. Seating is limited, Attendess bring their own snack, beverage and seat cushion. Jan. 18: closed for the holiday; Jan. 25: “Holiday in the Wild” (R).

American Red Cross Blood Drive, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 1-6:30 p.m. To make appointment, call at 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

Metropolitan Opera virtual “talk” series, 1 p.m. on Thursdays: Jan. 21, “Rigoletto” - Verdi; Feb. 1, “Mefistofeles” - Bolto; March 18, “Otello” - Verdi. Music historian Jeffrey Engel on live Zoom lectures on three productions originally scheduled for the Met Opera’s simulcasts. Cost is $10 per talk or all three for $24.

Family Dinner Takeout, Wednesday, Feb. 10. Menu includes chicken and fixings. Participants pick up food between 5-6 p.m. for this free program. Reservation is required by the Monday before the dinner.

Tasty Thursday Takeout Senior Lunch: Jan. 21, menu includes chicken and fixings, reservations by Jan. 19; Feb. 18, menu includes pork loin and fixings, reservations by Feb. 16.

Mondays & Wednesdays: Yoga, 9-10 a.m., $15; and Stitch & Chat, 10:30-1, free.

Mondays: TIPS: Tykes Indoor Playgroup & Social Time, 10:30-11:30 a.m., free; and Virtual Zoom Pound class, $5.

Tuesdays: Silver Sneakers Circuit classes, 8:30-9:30 a.m., (info: member ID card, silversneakers.com or call 1-888-423-4632; Pilobolus: Connecting with Balance, 9:30-10:30 a.m., $5.

Wednesdays: Tai Chi, 10:30-11:15 a.m., free.

Tuesdays and Thursdays: Sculpt and Tone, 6-7 p.m., $8.

First and third Wednesdays of month: Quilts That Care, (info: Deb Van Steenberg at 860-782-1043 or email quiltsthatcare.deb@gmail.com).

Thursdays only: Table tennis, 10:45 a.m., free.

For more information, visit the center at 421 Bantam Road or at thecommunitycenter.org, or call 860-567-8302.

Connecticut Media Group