October 16th to October 22nd,

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The Earth Film Series of the Church of Christ Congregational in Goshen will offer an Earth Film and Soup Supper on Wednesday beginning at 6:30pm. The public is welcome to this free program.


The Community Kitchen of Torrington will host an “Empty Bowls” fundraiser on Thursday from 5 to 7:30pm at Torrington Elks Lodge Ballroom, 70 Litchfield Street. Sample a variety of soups prepared by local restaurants and caterers, proceeds benefit the Community Kitchen. For more information call 860-307-3231.


A Giant Tag Sale will be held in Pilgrim Hall at the Shrine of Lourdes in Litchfield, 50 Montfort Road, Rt 118, Litchfield on October 19th through 21st from 9am to 4pm and October 22nd from 11:30am to 2pm. To find out more call 860-567-1041.


Winsted Lions Club will sponsor a Halloween Dance on October 21st in Torrington. Proceeds to benefit scholarships and glasses and hearing aids for those in need. To find out more call Blanche at 860-489-8656.


The Winsted United Methodist Church will host a Turkey Dinner with all the fixings on Thursday at 6pm. Delivery available in the Winsted area. Call 860-379-6386 for reservations and if you want delivery, leave your address. Also, they will be accepting Non-perishable food items for their Food Pantry.


Torrington Middle School will host their Annual Fall Fest on Friday from 5:30 to 8:30pm featuring a magician, crafts, games, food, hayrides and more. Tickets $5, children in elementary school and younger admitted free. Proceeds benefit TMS student fund and Torrington Library’s Children and Teens Department.


The Holy Rosary Society of St. John Paul the Great Parish will hold their annual Penny Auction on Friday at St. Peter Hall, 107 East Main Street, Torrington. Doors open at 5:30pm and calling begins at 7pm.


The Colebrook Historical Society, at the intersection of Rts 183 and 182A will host a Social Gathering with special guest, veteran CBS news producer, Tom Anderson on Friday at 7pm. For more information call Carol at 860-738-8244.


A Bean Hole Supper will be held on Saturday at Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, 93 River Road, Pleasant Valley. Seatings at 5, 6 and 7pm. Adults $12, children 6-12 $5. Reservations requested by calling 860-379-9398.


The First Congregational Church of Torrington, 835 Riverside Avenue will hold a New England Apple Crisp and Art Show on Saturday from 1 to 4pm. Proceeds to benefit the church Capital Improvement Campaign.


Winsted Lions Club will sponsor a Halloween Dance on Saturday from 7 to 11pm. To find out more call Joe at 860-921-6644.


White Memorial Conservation Center in Litchfield will offer a program on “What is Wild?” with Scottish Naturalist and Biologist Bernie Lundie on Saturday at 2pm in the A.B. Ceder Room. For more information on this free program call 860-567-0857.


The Plymouth Historical Society will lead a lantern tour of the Plymouth Burying Ground on October 21st and 28th. Meet in front of the Congregational Church, 10 Park Street, Plymouth at 7pm and bring flashlights. Call 860-921-6118 for reservations. Rain dates: October 22nd and 29th.



Barkhamsted Historical Society will hold a Tavern Night on Saturday at 7pm at Squire’s Tavern, 100 East River Road, Barkhamsted. To find out more call Noreen at 860-738-1152.


The Women and Girls Fund will hold a Fundraiser Luncheon with guest speaker Dr. Gina Barreca on October 21st. To find out more and purchase tickets by October 14th visit www.northwestcf.org/womenandgirls.