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December/January Calendar

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Recurring Monthly Events (Scroll down to also view our Regular Community Calendar)

December:

13th:

  • Also on 27th   ,Jan. 3rd  ,Jan 10th   Little Wiggles Story Time Goshen Public Library for children ages 2 and up  10:30 am. No registration necessary. 42B North Street, Goshen. (860)-491-3234.
  • Recycling & Trash Advisory Committee Meeting from 7-8 pm. Meeting is held in the Town Hall Conference Room, First floor. 42A North Street, Goshen. (860)-618-5468.

16th:

  • Goshen Community Care hosts a Community Brunch from 10-11:30 am at Church of Christ Congregational Parish Hall, 5 Old Middle Street. Entry costs $5-7. (860)-491-4673.

18th:

  • Economic Development Commission Meeting 6-7 pm. Town Hall  42A North Street, Goshen.
  • Recreation Commission from 7-8 pm. Meeting is held in the Town Hall Conference Room, First floor. 42A North Street, Goshen.

19th:

  • Also on 26th    , Jan. 2nd   ,Jan 9th  Pre-K Story Time  Goshen Public Library for children ages 2 and up starting at 10:30 am. No registration is necessary. 42B North Street, Goshen. (860)-491-3234.
  • Also  Every Tues…Board of Selectmen Meeting from 5-6 pm. Meeting is held in the Town Hall Conference Room, First floor. 42A North Street, Goshen. (860)-491-2308 ext. 221.

20th:

  • Board of Assessors Meeting from 4-5 pm. Meeting is held in the Town Hall Assessor's Office. 42A North Street, Goshen.
  • Library Board of Directors Meeting from 4-5 pm. Meeting is held in the Town Hall Conference Room, First floor. 42A North Street, Goshen.
  • Board of Finance Meeting from 7:30-8:30 pm. Meeting is held in the Town Hall Conference Room, First floor. 42A North Street, Goshen. (860)-491-2308.

January:

4th:

  • Inland Wetlands and Water Courses Commission Meeting from 7:15-8:15 pm. Meeting is held in the Town Hall Conference Room, First floor. 42A North Street, Goshen. (860)-491-2308 ext. 232.

5th:

  • Shane Morehouse Kinsella Children's Memorial Fund from 12-1 pm. Applications can be made at the Town Hall, 42A North Street, or on a Google Form online.
  • Recycling & Trash Advisory Committee Meeting from 7-8 pm. Meeting is held in the Town Hall Conference Room, First floor. 42A North Street, Goshen. (860)-618-5468.

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Community Calendar:

December 13th:

  • Region 6 Holiday Drive Dec. 13th- Dec. 19th. Goshen, Morris, Warren residents-drop off food items-town halls; gift cards from local discount stores-any school building. (860)-601-6089.
  • Wamogo-registration- Basketball Skills Program for grades k-5 all day long. Online on Goshen Recreation Department website: goshenct.myrec.com. Registration costs $40 per student.

December 14th:

  • Wamogo-registration- Basketball Skills Program for grades k-5 all day long. Online on Goshen Recreation Department website: goshenct.myrec.com. Registration costs $40 per student.
  • Sew It’s Thursday Sewing Craft Group from 10 am-12:30 pm. Camp Cochipianee, West Wing of Kobylenski Lodge, 291 Beach Street, Goshen. (860)-491-2249.
  • Litchfield Community Center presents violinist Stephanie Ruddy and violist Tyler Gauruder for the Evening Glow Music Series from 3:30-5 pm. 421 Bantam Road. (860)-567-8302.
  • Cornwall’s Economic Development Commission hosts a Holiday Business Gathering from 6-8 pm. Trinity Retreat Center, 79 Lower River Rd, West Cornwall. (860)-672-2969. 

December 15th:

  • Wamogo-registration- Basketball Skills Program for grades k-5 all day long. Online on Goshen Recreation Department website: goshenct.myrec.com. Registration costs $40 per student.
  • PicWits! at the Goshen Public Library for children ages 5 and up from 3:45-4:45 pm. Registration is required. 42B North Street, Goshen. (860)-491-3234.
  • Cornwall Consolidated School hosts their 8th grade Spaghetti Dinner with Santa & the Grinch from 5-8 pm. 5 Cream Hill Rd, West Cornwall. (860)-672-6617.

December 16th:

  • Salisbury Handmade, will host two Holiday Artisan Markets from 10 am-4 pm at the White Hart Inn, 15 Under Mountain Road. mcwcady88@gmail.com.
  • White Memorial Conservation Center will host a three-mile hike at Five Ponds from 11 am-3 pm. Registration is encouraged. 80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield. (860)-567-0857.
  • Warner Theatre and Nutmeg Ballet presents The Nutcracker from 12:30-2:30 pm, and 4:30-7 pm. 68 Main Street, Torrington. (860)-489-7180.
  • Cornwall’s United Church of Christ hosts their Annual Christmas Pageant starting at 7:30 pm. Donations of wrapped toys are encouraged. 8 Bolton Hill Rd, Cornwall. (860)-672-6101.

December 17th:

  • Whiting Mills will host the Sip & Shop community event at The Sunday Holiday Makers Shoppes from 11 am-4 pm. 100 Whiting St., Winstead. (860)-738-2240.
  • Warner Theatre and Nutmeg Ballet presents The Nutcracker from 12:30-2:30 pm. 68 Main Street, Torrington. (860)-489-7180.
  • Howard’s Bookstore will host a Meet and Greet and Book Signing with author and director Emily Dinova from 1-8 pm. 25 Main Street, Torrington. (860)-733-3314.
  • Litchfield’s Community Center will present A Christmas Carol LIVE from 3-4 pm.  Pre-registration is encouraged. 421 Bantam Rd. (860)-567-8302.

December 19th:

  • Goshen Recreation Department will host Adult Pick-Up Basketball from 7-9 pm. Drop-in costs $5, 8-week sessions cost $35. Goshen Center School Gym, 42 North Street. (860)-491-2249.

December 20th:

  • Wamogo hosts an Empty Bowl Dinner to benefit Region 6 families from 5:30-7:30 pm. Admission costs $10 per adult, $5 for children. 98 Wamogo Road, Litchfield. (860)-567-7410.
  • Wamogo will host their High School and Middle School Winter Band Concerts from 7-9 pm. 98 Wamogo Road, Litchfield. (860)-567-7410.

December 21st:

  • Sew It’s Thursday Sewing Craft Group from 10 am-12:30 pm. Camp Cochipianee, West Wing of Kobylenski Lodge, 291 Beach Street, Goshen. (860)-491-2249.

December 22nd:

December 23rd:

  • White Memorial Conservation Center will host A Holiday Stroll Up Apple Hill with Gerri Griswold from 10 am-12 pm. Pre-registration is required. 80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield. (860)-567-0857.
  • Howard’s Bookstore will host a Holiday Party from 5-10 pm. Admission costs $10. 25 Main Street, Torrington. (860)-733-3314.

December 26th:

  • Torrington’s KidsPlay Children’s Museum will host a Winter Break for kids and parents alike from 9 am-4 pm. 61 Main Street Torrington. (860)-618-7700.
  • Goshen Recreation Department hosts Adult Pick-Up Basketball from 7-9 pm. Drop-in costs $5, 8-week sessions cost $35. Goshen Center School Gym, 42 North Street. (860)-491-2249.

December 27th:

  • Torrington’s KidsPlay Children’s Museum will host a Winter Break for kids and parents alike from 9 am-4 pm. 61 Main Street Torrington. (860)-618-7700.
  • Gingerbread Scavenger Hunt at the Goshen Public Library for children ages 3 and up from 1-2 pm. Registration is required. 42B North Street, Goshen. (860)-491-3234.

December 28th:

  • Torrington’s KidsPlay Children’s Museum will host a Winter Break for kids and parents alike from 9 am-4 pm. 61 Main Street Torrington. (860)-618-7700.
  • Sew It’s Thursday Sewing Craft Group from 10 am-12:30 pm. Camp Cochipianee, West Wing of Kobylenski Lodge, 291 Beach Street, Goshen. (860)-491-2249.

December 29th:

  • Torrington’s KidsPlay Children’s Museum will host a Winter Break for kids and parents alike from 9 am-4 pm. 61 Main Street Torrington. (860)-618-7700.
  • Not-Quite New Year’s Eve at the Goshen Public Library from 3-4 pm. Registration is required. 42B North Street, Goshen. (860)-491-3234.

December 30th:

  • White Memorial Conservation Center hosts A New Year’s Eve Eve Morning Hike from 9-10:30 am. Donations are encouraged. A. B. Ceder Room, 80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield. (860)-567-0857.
  • Torrington’s KidsPlay Children’s Museum will host a Winter Break for kids and parents alike from 9 am-4 pm. 61 Main Street Torrington. (860)-618-7700.

December 31st:

  • Torrington’s KidsPlay Children’s Museum will host their Countdown to Noon (and 4 pm!) New Years balloon drop event from 10 am-5pm. 61 Main Street Torrington. (860)-618-7700.

January 2nd:

  • Goshen Recreation Department hosts Adult Pick-Up Basketball from 7-9 pm. Drop-in costs $5, 8-week sessions cost $35. Goshen Center School Gym, 42 North Street. (860)-491-2249.

January 4th:

  • Sew It’s Thursday Sewing Craft Group from 10 am-12:30 pm. Camp Cochipianee, West Wing of Kobylenski Lodge, 291 Beach Street, Goshen. (860)-491-2249.
  • Torrington High School Little Theater presents a performance of A Year with Frog and Toad from 7-9:30 pm. 50 Major Besse Drive, Torrington. (860)-459-2050.

January 5th:

  • Torrington High School Little Theater presents a performance of A Year with Frog and Toad from 7-9:30 pm. 50 Major Besse Drive, Torrington. (860)-459-2050.
  • Warner Theatre presents “Get the Led Out: A Celebration of ‘The Mighty Zep’” starting from 8 pm. 68 Main Street. (860)-489-7180.

January 6th:

  • Torrington Love It Vegan restaurant - Queer Community Craft Fair open to all ages from 8 am-3 pm. 73 Main Street, Torrington. (860)-618-3685.
  • Warner Theatre presents the Met stage production of Nabucco from 12:45-4 pm. Tickets cost $27. 68 Main Street. (860)-489-7180.
  • Torrington High School Little Theater presents a performance of A Year with Frog and Toad from 7-9:30 pm. 50 Major Besse Drive, Torrington. (860)-459-2050.

January 9th:

  • Goshen Recreation Department hosts Adult Pick-Up Basketball from 7-9 pm. Drop-in costs $5, 8-week sessions cost $35. Goshen Center School Gym, 42 North Street. (860)-491-2249.

January 11th:

  • Sew It’s Thursday Sewing Craft Group from 10 am-12:30 pm. Camp Cochipianee, West Wing of Kobylenski Lodge, 291 Beach Street, Goshen. (860)-491-2249.