GALLERY SHOW: A new show, Applause Between Movements, July 5-July 28, opening reception, July 6, 5:30-8 p.m., Standard Space Gallery, 147 Main St., Sharon. Cookout follows.

AFTERNOON MOVIE: Burlington Library will show “Roman Holiday,” July 5, 1 p.m. Free. Register online at www.burlingtonctlibrary.org.

KIDS CRAFT EVENTS: Kid’s Craft Events, Fridays in July, 9-11 a.m. in the Colebrook Community Center courtyard. New craft each week; sign up as soon as possible; stop by the Community Center or call 860 738-9521 to sign up. July 5, Flags; July 12, Native American Dream Catcher; July 19, Paint a pot, plant a flower; July 26, Make Dr. Suess’ Oobleck. All children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult for the whole event.

BINGO: St. Maron’s Church, 613 Main St., Torrington, holds bingo games every Monday and Friday. Doors open at 4 p.m. Early bingo beings at 6 p.m., with progressive jackpots and food for sale.

INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION: Torrington’s annual Independence Day celebration, July 5, 4 p.m., at Torrington Middle School, with rides, games, and food vendors and fireworks at dusk. Parking $10, walk-ins $2. Donations welcome. Complete information can be found on www.torringtonct.com.

TORRINGTON MARKET: The Torrington Farmer’s Market is now open on Saturdays and Tuesdays at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 837 Charles Street. The market will be held every Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., and Tuesdays, 3-6 p.m. The market is held rain or shine.

SALISBURY MARKET: Salisbury Farmers Market, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Salisbury Library every Saturday through early fall, offering vegetables in season, cut flowers, seedlings, fruits, health and beauty aids, from Crooked Oak Farm, Howden Farm, Lone Silo, Frank n Nance, and others. Occasional beer tastings, baby animal visits and activities.

EAST LITCHFIELD CELEBRATION: East Litchfield will honor its historic heritage and the 300th anniversary of the Town of Litchfield, July 6, at the Depot and East Litchfield Chapel, with a special train ride on the East Litchfield Special; brief walking tour led by historian Dan Keefe; open house at chapel with displays and refreshments. Train departs 2 p.m. from New England Railroad Museum. Tickets at www.rmne.org/ For more information, see https://eastlitchfield.wordpress.com or contact Barbara Putnam bdputnam@alum.mit.edu or 860-567-4465

LITCHFIELD WALKING TOUR: Walking Tour: Heroes of the Revolution, July 6, 10 a.m., learning about Litchfield’s history. Meet at the Litchfield Historical Society. Walking tours each last about 1 hour. Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a bottle of water. Cost is $5 for non-members, free for members. Registration required; visit www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org, email registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org, or call 860-567-4501.

VETERAN OF THE MONTH: American Legion Post 44 of Bantam honors WW II veteran Pasquale Tuozzo, formerly of Torrington, as its July Veteran of the Month, July 6, 10 a.m. at the All Wars Memorial, Route 202, Bantam. Reception follows at Bantam Borough Hall, which is also the ceremony’s rain location.

AUTHOR TALK: Roxana Robinson, author of “Dawson’s Fall,” will read from the novel, July 6, 6 p.m. at the Cornwall Library, Cornwall.

COMMUNITY DANCE: a Community Dance featuring Square, Circle and Contra Dances, taught by caller Rachel Gall, 7 p.m., July 6, $5-8 children, $10-15 adults, music by Betsy’s Band, at Cornwall Town Hall, 16 Pine St., Cornwall. Details, contact Debra@Motherhouse.us or call 860-672-0229.

COFFEE HOUSE: Twelve Moons Coffee House welcomes Jeff Przech, July 6, 7-10 p.m. at The Center on Main, 103 Main Street, Falls Village. A donation is requested to help cover expenses.

CATLIN WOODS RAMBLE: A Ramble to Catlin Woods with Marlowe Shami, White Memorial Conservation Center, Litchfield, July 6, 10 a.m. Meet in the A. B. Ceder Room. Free; donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center’s programming expenses.

DOWNTOWN BAR CRAWL: Torrington Restaurant Coalition presents a downtown bar crawl, 12 noon, July 7. Begin at Hanq’s on Water Street, parking your car in the Hanq’s parking lot. Next stops will include Sliders, Sasso’s, O’Connors Public House, Sawyer’s, and Brinx Kitchen and Bar, concluding the evening at Hanq’s for a nightcap and dessert. Food and beers at each location; cocktails $10, pints $5. Wristbands $25, all proceeds go to the Torrington Veterans Office in honor of the 4th of July. Buy tickets at participating locations; wristbands will be distributed the day of the event.

LEARN TO CODE: Harwinton Library presents Kids Learn to Code with Executive Director Patrice Gans from Random Hacks of Kindness Jr., Mondays in July, 6:30 p.m. For grades 4-8. To register call 860-485-9113.

BINGO: St. Maron’s Church, 613 Main St., Torrington, holds bingo games every Monday and Friday. Doors open at 4 p.m. Early bingo beings at 6 p.m., with progressive jackpots and food for sale.

CONCERTS AFTER WORK: Litchfield Jazz Fest Camp announces free concert series, Jazz After Work) at The Gunnery, Washington,7:15-8:30 p.m., July 1-25, Monday through Thursday nights, free. For details call 860-361-6285 or go to www.litchfieldjazzcamp.com

WHITE MEMORIAL SUMMER CAMPS: White Memorial Conservation Center, Litchfield, is offering a variety of summer camps for different age groups. For registration inforamation, dates and fees, call the center at 860-567-0857 or visit www.whitememorialcc.org

THOMASTON CONCERT: The Fine Arts Connection of Thomaston’s 17th annual free summer concert featuring the Roylety Steel Pan Band, in Seth Thomas Park, South Main Street, 7-8:30 p.m., July 8, free. Rain location, Thomaston High School auditorium. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket. To check weather status, visit www.thomastonfinearts.com.

MOVIE MONDAYS: Beekley’s Movie Monday Matinee Series, 1 p.m., at the Beekley Library, New Hartford. July 1, Dumbo; July 8, Nancy Drew; July 15, The Little Mermaid; Aug. 5, Ugly Dolls; Aug. 12, ,The Queen of Katwe; Aug. 19, The Witches. For details or registration, go to https://www.beekleylibrary.org/ or call 860-379-7235.

ALANON MEETING: An Alanon meeting is held weekly on Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Partial Hospital Building, 540 Litchfield Street. For information, visit https://www.ctalanon.org/meetings

4-H PROGRAM: 4-H Summer Program at the Harwinton Library, Tuesdays in July, 3 p.m. For ages 7-13. Each week, UCONN’s Litchfield Co-op will present hands on STEM programs that allow kids to explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math through projects and activities.

ARTROOM ATELIER: ArtRoom Atelier: How to be a Wildflower in the Tapping Reeve Meadow, South Street, Litchfield, July 9-12, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Spend a week as a naturalist, learning the close observation of nature through sketching, note taking, and watercolor painting. Details and to register, go to http://www.artroomatelier.com/

TORRINGTON MARKET: The Torrington Farmer’s Market is now open on Saturdays and Tuesdays at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 837 Charles Street. The market will be held every Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., and Tuesdays, 3-6 p.m. Vendors will be selling vegetables, fruits, pastry, bread, cheese, honey, plants, soap, teas and coffees and a food truck will be there. The market is held rain or shine. Also, this year periodically though out the season someone from the Connecticut Master Gardeners Association will be there to answer any questions.

WINSTED FARM STAND: The Winsted Senior Center has received a Farm to Senior Center Table grant from Fit Together, and will hold a farm stand on Tuesdays in July and August. Residents are asked to bring their own bag. Free, while supplies last; registration is requested.

BOUNCING BABIES: Bouncing babies, for birth-24 months, 10:30 a.m., July 2-Aug. 13, Oliver Wolcott Library, Litchfield. Drop-in. No registration necessary.

BIRD WALK: Monthly Bird Walk Series with Kristi Dranginis, second Tuesday, 8-10 a.m., rain or shine, July 9, at White Memorial Conservation Center, Litchfield. Free, donations welcome. Visit www.BirdMentor.com for more information.

SELF DEFENSE: Self Defense for Teens at the Beekley Memorial Library, New Hartford, 6:30 p.m., July 2, 9, 16, 23. For details or registration, go to https://www.beekleylibrary.org/ or call 860-379-7235.

NUTMEG BOOK CLUB: Intermediate Nutmeg Book Club Featuring the 2020 Nominees, at the Beekley Library, New Hartford, July 9 -Aug. 13, for grades 4-6. For details or registration, go to https://www.beekleylibrary.org/ or call 860-379-7235.

FUN WITH LETTERS: Family fun with letters, for ages 4-7, with Dr. Caroline Ugurlu, 1 p.m., July 9-Aug. 13, Oliver Wolcott Library, South Street, Litchfield. Drop-in. No registration necessary,

NANCY TUCKER SHOW: Harwinton Library presents a Music & Comedy Family Show with singer-songwriter and recording artist Nancy Tucker, July 10, 6:30 p.m. Family program, all ages welcome, no registration. For details call 860-485-9113

BINGO: St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church holds weekly bingo games at St. Anthony School, Oak Street, Winsted, on Wednesdays. Doors open at 5 p.m. with refreshments and snacks for sale. Games begin at 6:35 p.m. Progressive jackpots. For information call the church at 860-379-3369.

LITCHFIELD CONCERTS: Litchfield Parks and Recreation Summer Concert Series, free, on the green. Bring chairs or a blanket. No dogs except service dogs. Concerts begin at 7 p.m., July 10, Ian Campbell, July 17, South Road, July 24, RPM; July 31, Apricot Brandy; Aug. 7, The Loft; Aug. 14, Potter’s Field; Aug. 21, The Wool Hats. No alcohol, no cars on the green, no dogs excpet service dogs, no open flames. Stay out of the trees and off lampposts. For more information call 860-567-7569.

YOGA ON THE GREEN: Yoga on the Green’s free yoga series, 5:30 p.m., Wednesdays in July and August, for all ages and levels, on the western end of the Litchfield Green. Bring your own mat. Donations welcome for St. Michael’s Food Pantry. For more information, contact Gina White, geeniewhite@gmail.com or 860-992-2799.

YOGA IN THE GARDEN: Gentle Vinyasa yoga in the garden, White Memorial Conservation Center, 8-9 a.m., followed by brief guided meditation. All levels, all ages. Bring a mat, water and bug spray; $10 per class. For information call 860-309-9489.

SOTHEBY’S LECTURE: Sotheby’s @ The Society Lecture and Reception, July 11, 5 p.m. at the Litchfield Historical Society, South Street, Litchfield, with Erik Gronning, Senior Vice President at Sotheby’s New York and Head of Department for Americana. Reception and silent auction follows at Tapping Reeve Meadow with drinks and light refreshments. Tickets $75, benefactor, $250. Registration required; visit www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org, email registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org, or call 860-567-4501.

SQUADRON MEETING: The Northwest Hills Composite Squadron Civil Air Patrol Auxiliary of the United States Air Force meets Thursdays, 7-9 p.m. at the Torrington Armory South Main Street. For information, call Cmdr. Tim Ceritello at 860-620-3670 or email timceritello@gmail.com.

CHESS CLUB: The Litchfield County Chess Club meets Thursdays at the Torrington Library, 12 Daycoeton Place, Torrington, from 5:30 to 7:45 p.m. on Thursdays. The informal club has held several meetings. Membership is free — just show up and play. Adults, teens and older children with an adult are welcome. There are plenty of boards and pieces, or bring your own. For information, call Alan at 850-430-9317.

DUPLICATE BRIDGE: Duplicate Bridge at the Sullivan Senior Center, East Albert Street, Torrington, Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to noon. For information, call John Townsend at 860-567-0671. Leave a message, he will return your call. Bringing a partner is encouraged but not required. Games are now free of charge.

SUMMER CONCERTS: Winsted’s Friends of Main Street Summer Concert Series in East End Park, starting July 11, after 7 p.m., continuing each Thursday night, concluding Aug. 22. Bands to be announced.

SMART DRIVER COURSE: AARP Smart Driver Courses are held at the Sullivan Senior Center, Torrington, July 11, Sept. 12 and Nov. 14, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For age 50 and older. The cost is $15, ($20 non-members of AARP) payable by check only made out to AARP. Bring your AARP card to show the instructor. Call 860-489-2211 to register.

CONCERTS AFTER WORK: Litchfield Jazz Fest Camp announces free concert series, Jazz After Work) at The Gunnery, Washington,7:15-8:30 p.m., July 1-25, Monday through Thursday nights, free. For details call 860-361-6285 or go to www.litchfieldjazzcamp.com

LUNAR LANDING TALK: We Came In Peace For All Mankind, with Hamish Lutris, 7 p.m., July 11, Oliver Wolcott Library, Litchfield. On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong descended to the lunar surface. Library events are free and open to the public. Space is limited. Registration is required unless otherwise noted and can be done by calling 860-567-8030 or visiting owlibrary.org and clicking on Events/Adult Events or Events/Children & Teen Events.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: Storytime for preschoolers, for ages 2-5, 10:30 a.m., July 11-Aug. 22, Oliver Wolcott Library Litchfield. Drop-in. No registration necessary

TEEN PIZZA & PAGES: Teen book club, for grades 7-10, 5:30-6:30 p.m., July 11-Aug. 22, Oliver Wolcott Library, Litchfield. Pizza provided each week; discussions, reading and projects related to the book of the week. Library events are free and open to the public. Space is limited. Registration is required unless otherwise noted and can be done by calling 860-567-8030 or visiting owlibrary.org.

LIBRARY BOOK GROUPS: Oliver Wolcott Library’s book discussion groups meet July 11: Non-fiction group, 2 p.m., “Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood,” by Trevor Noah; Fiction group, 3:30 p.m., “The Orphan Master’s Son,” by Adam Johnson. Copies available a month in advance at the library. Free, public welcome.

BOOKS ON THE BEACH: Oliver Wolcott Library’s Books on the Beach group meets 12-2 p.m., July 11-Aug. 21, at Sandy Beach, Morris, under the bright blue umbrella with the OWL logo. Pick up a book or DVD, or stop by for a chat. Details, call 860-567-8030 or visiting owlibrary.org.

MIDDLE SCHOOL BOOK CLUB: The Beekley Library and Northwest Region 7 present the Nutmeg Book Club for Middle Schoolers, 6 p.m, July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22. For details or registration, go to https://www.beekleylibrary.org/ or call 860-379-7235.

HIGH SCHOOL BOOK CLUB: The Nutmeg Book Club for High Schoolers meets at the Beekley Memorial Library, New Hartford, Thursdays at 7 p.m, July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22.

NEW TESTAMENT TALKS: “Searching the New Testament,” at Lourdes Shrine, 50 Montfort Road, Litchfield, Route 118, with the Rev. Richard Scheera, 7 p.m., July 11, 18, 25, in the grotto chapel. No registration is required; a free will offering will be appreciated. All are welcome. For further information, call 860-567-1041 or e-mail: lourdesshrinect@gmail.com.

GOSHEN GARDEN CLUB: Goshen Garden Club meets July 11 at Goshen Church of Christ Congregational, 5 Old Middle St. Goshen. Lunch, 11:30 a.m, business meeting, 12:30 p.m., program follows: Dr. Luci Lavin, Institute of American Indian Studies, Native American Horticultural Practices and Plant Use, presents “American First Gardeners.” Guests welcome for $5. For more information call 860-618-0267 or go to goshengardenclub.org

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