LEARN D&D: Learn Dungeons & Dragons, 7 p.m. Fridays, Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec. 4, 11, 18. For grades 7-12, on Zoom. Oliver Wolcott Library, Litchfield. Sign up at owlibrary.org/Programs & Events/Teens.

MARS CHOPPER: Make a Mars helicopter, for ages 7-11, 7 p.m. Nov. 6, Scoville Memorial Library, Salisbury. Learn about the first helicopter that will land on Mars and then make one of our own! You will be able to pick up a template for this project beginning Oct. 29. Email scovlibn@biblio.org to register.

WRITING GROUP: T/ween Writing Group, for ages 11-16, Fridays, 4 p.m. For writers of any genre or topic: poetry, fanfic, nonfiction, memoir. To register, email Abbey at agallagher502@gmail.com. Check out or join this supportive, long-term group of young writers.

VOICES OF ART: The Voice of Art’s Community Art Show: “Warren: The Secret Garden”, a virtual show, on view at www.TheVoiceofArt.org: Nov. 1 — Dec. 30; at the Litchfield Inn, Nov. 7-30. Details at www.TheVoiceofArt.org.

AMERICANA MUSIC: Live from the Blanket Fort ~ An Evening of Americana Music with Robert Messore, 7 p.m., Nov. 7, on Zoom with White Memorial Conservation Center, Litchfield. Free to members, $15 guests. Pre-register at www.whitememorialcc.org andreceive an email with the Zoom link to the program.

MAKE A WREATH: Wonderful Wreath Making, 9:30 a.m., Nov. 7, with Wisdom House, Litchfield, presented by Anna Ramirez. Wreath, glue and decorations provided; bring a few favorite fall items sucha s pine cones, ribbon or a bow. Reflect on the changing season and moving gracefully through it. Cost is $30 with Lunch included. Register at https://rb.gy/bn63od

POST-ELECTION DAY: The Election Post-Mortem, with Dr David Barker Director, Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies American University, 4 p.m. Nov. 7, Scoville Memorial Library, Salisbury. Details at scovillelibrary.org.

VOLUNTEER DAY: H.O.R.S.E. of Connecticut last Volunteer Day for 2020, 9 a.m-3 p.m. Nov. 7, 43 Wilbur Road, Washington. Social distancing in effect. Work with volunteers doing chores, meet the horses. Tack sale 12-3 p.m. Lunch provided; bring tools if you have them. 43 Wilbur Road, Washington, CT. For more information go to www.horseofct.org or call 860-868-1960.

EMERALD ASH BORER: Bored to Death: Emerald Ash Borer, 2 p.m. Nov. 7, on Facebook Live and Zoom with the White Memorial Conservation Center, Litchfield. Learn about the insect and its devastation and options for private property owners. Registration required; the program is free. Go to https://rb.gy/lbgehh

HAUNTED OPERA HOUSE TOURS: Thomaston Opera House haunted tours by Landmark Community Theatre, Oct. 22-Nov. 7, small groups and masks required. Tickets $15 for all ages; groups limited to 2-8 people. Make reservations early.For more information call 860-283-6250 or visit www.landmarkcommunitytheatre.org

SPIRITUAL SOLUTIONS: Spiritual Solutions for Today’s World, on Zoom with Wisdom House, Litchfield, 1 p.m. Nov. 7 on Zoom. Spiritual teacher and author Philip Goldberg draws from his latest book, Spiritual Practice for Crazy Times, and nearly five decades of study and experience. To register, go to https://rb.gy/9ugobz

BOOK CLUB: SML Book Club “Amnesty” by Aravind Adiga led by Claudia Cayne, 2 p.m., Nov. 8, Scoville Memorial Library, Salisbury. Details at scovillelibrary.org.

FREE TUTORING: One-on-one free tutoring, Scoville Memorial Library, Salisbury. Hotchkiss students have volunteered to tutor/help/coach kids ages 7-14 with schoolwork. Tutoring topics include: math, english, literature, Spanish and science. Forms at scovillelibrary.org; Questions, email msalisbury@biblio.org

JUST DANCE: Just Dance via Zoom with the Scoville Memorial Library, Salisbury, 45 minutes of movement for 6-10 year-olds, 6:30 p.m. Mondays. Hotchkiss student Katerina will screen-share “Just Dance” and move to the beat. Email msalisbury@biblio.org for the Zoom link.

LEAF, WASTE PICKUP: Leaf and yard waste pickup for Torrington residents starts Nov. 9 and ends Dec. 4, weather permitting. Leaves and yard waste, such as grass clippings, in biodegradable paper bags, should be placed curbside on garbage pickup day. Don’t mix with garbage. Do not call to schedule pickup.

EXERCISE CLASS: Strength, Balance & Flexibility with Robyn on Zoom, with the Sullivan Senior Center, Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m. Sign up by calling 860-489-2211.

LIFE AT TOPSMEAD: The Friends of Topsmead State Forest will offer a virtual presentation on life at Topsmead before it became a Connecticut state forest open to the public, 6:30 p.m., Nov. 9, free, on Zoom. R.S.V.P. required. For more information about the event or to R.S.V.P., go to: https://www.friendsoftopsmead.org/events.html

YOGA CLASS: Yoga with Wendy, 2 p.m. Tuesdays with the Sullivan Senior Center. To register, contact Wendy directly bendywendy100@gmail.com

ZUMBA GOLD CLASS: Zumba Gold with Joan, 11 a.m. Tuesdays with the Sullivan Senior Center on Zoom. Sign up by calling Joan at 860.496.9637.

YOGA CLASS: Contemplative Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro ~ Virtual, with the White Memorial Conservation Center, Litchfield, 4:30 p.m., no registration required, $10 per person on Venmo to @Judith-Ehrman-Shapiro. Note “White Memorial”, and $1 will to be donated to WMCC for each class. Other payment, call Judith at 860-309-9489. To join class, use https://rb.gy/aroals Meeting ID: 998 133 6171, Passcode: 365gifts

RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: Praise Christian Fellowship, 52 New Hartford Roadm Barkhamsted, is holding a blood drive for the Red Cross, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Nove. 10. Call 800-RED-CROSS to register a time or go online at www.redcross.org

AUTHOR TALK: “Dark River” with author Dr. Avery Jenkins, 7 p.m. Nov. 10, free. Jenkins will discuss his new book. To register go to www.owllibrary.org and choose programs and events.

BIPOLAR DISORDER: Learn more about bipolar disorder and how family and friends can support people with this diagnosis at an upcoming Institute of Living webinar, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 10. Gain helpful information about the diagnosis of bipolar disorder and how family and friends can be supportive to individuals living with the disorder. Free, registration required, call 855-442-4373) or visit HartfordHealthCare.org/VirtualClasses

AUTHOR, COACH ON SUCCESS: Degrees of Success with author and coach Claudia Fox, Zoom, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 10. Fox will speak about her book “Degrees of Success, Inspiring Stories & Secrets of Success” on Zoom, with Morris Public Library Online. To register go to https://rb.gy/lbv1xp or egranoth@biblio.org

STORY TIME: Zoom story time with Miss Molly, Scoville Memorial Library, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Toddler + preschool sing, talk, read. To register and for the Zoom link, go to scovillelibrary.org.

CHESS CLUB: The Pawnbrokers Chess Club, Scoville Memorial Library, Salisbury. Learn and play chess online for kids age 7-13, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Wednesdays. To register and for the Zoom link, go to scovillelibrary.org.

EXERCISE CLASS: Strength, Balance & Flexibility with Robyn on Zoom, with the Sullivan Senior Center, Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m. Sign up by calling 860-489-2211.

MEDICARE BASICS: The basics of Medicare will be explained, discussing the different Medicare plan choices and hear about Aetna’s new Advantage plans for 2021, with Steve Ardussi, 2 p.m. Nov. 11. Free, pre-registration encouraged. Go to www.thecommunity center.org

AMERCAN ST. NICK: American St. Nick, presented by Peter Lion, author and Emmy award-winning producer, director, on Zoom, Nov. 11. Hear a true story told by the author about American soldiers who during WWII brought Christmas back to a small town. Registration in formation will be posted at www.torringtonhistoricalsociety.org/.

SAILING ADVENTURE: The Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury presents Bert terHart as he shares his exciting sailing adventure in “Seaburban Around Alone: The Lure of the Distant and Difficult”, 7 p.m .Nov. 11, free, registration required. RSVP online at www.minormemoriallibrary.org to receive the Zoom link.

BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP: Kent Memorial Library fall book discussion group will look into novels that cover aspects of the Black experience in the United States from the end of WWII to the present. Oct. 8 Sula by Toni Morrison 1973; Nov. 12 The Known World by Edward P. Jones 2003; Dec. 17 A Kind of Freedom by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton 2017, Thursdays, 5 p.m. Register at 860-927-3761.

PLAY BINGO: Bingo at the Sullivan Senior Center, Torrington, or Zoom Bingo with Kerry, 1:3o p.m. on Thursdays. Sign up by calling 860-489-2211.

LIVING WITH ALZHEIMER’S: “Eugenia Zukerman & Living with Alzheimer’s” 7 p.m. Nov. 12, with Noble Horizons, Salisbury, on Zoom. RSVP by visiting the Event’s page on Noble Horizon’s website - noblehorizons.org

DOMESTIC TERRORISTS: The Tactics and Targets of Domestic Terrorists, by Catrina Doxsee, Center for Strategic and International Studies, 7 p.m., Nov. 12, on Zoom. Scoville Memorial Library, Salisbury. Details at Scovillelibrary.org.

LOVE STORY: Joan Jackson: An Unchained Love Story, 7 p.m., Nov. 12, on Zoom with with Tammy Denease, 7 p.m. Nov. 12. Register at www.owlibrary.org and click on “Programs & Events.” To attend the events, click on the Zoom link provided at the time of the event.

BOOK DISCUSSION: OWL Monthly Book Discussion Groups on Zoom. 2 p.m., nonfiction group; 3:30 p.m., fiction group. Register at www.owlibrary.org and click on “Programs & Events.” To attend the events, click on the Zoom link provided at the time of the event.

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