Kent Library Annual Booksale

09/01/2017 to 09/30/2017

32 North Main St., Kent, CT Phone: 860.927.3761.

Annual Book Sale, Fri., Sat. and Sun. 11 am - 5 pm.

Mattatuck Museum Open Level Flow Yoga in the Galleries

09/05/2017 to 09/28/2017

144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT Phone: 203) 753-0381.

5:30 p.m. on Sept. 5, 12,19 nd 26. Find a calm mind and a strengthened body with an open level flowing yoga class set amid the idyllic environment of our Early American art collection. Instructors may vary. Bring your own mat.

Ansonia Nature Center FAMILY ORGANIC GARDEN PROGRAM

09/05/2017 to 09/26/2017

10 Deerfield Rd, Ansonia, CT Phone: 203-736-1053.

Tuesdays, Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26 ANC will be continuing family-friendly activities in our organic garden. Learn about growing a variety of fruits and vegetables. Dress appropriately; keep in mind you will get water and soil on your clothing. FREE, with the potential to take home fresh local produce!

Mattatuck Museum Tai Chi

09/06/2017 to 09/27/2017

144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT

10 am. on Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27. Move and groove to music with our certified instructor Joe Atkins. Tai Chi will help improve your balance, increase flexibility and mobility, and reduce stiffness and soreness. Find energy and stamina through breathing techniques. Wear comfortable clothes. All levels welcome.

Deer Pond Farm Morning Migration Walk

09/07/2017 to 09/27/2017

57 Wakeman Hill Road, Sherman, CT

Walks at 8 a.m. on September 7,12,22 and 27.Fall migration happens in waves. Each week you can expect to see different species heading south for the winter. Early to mid-September is a great time to see warblers and songbirds. Raptors, hawks and buteos are the next to pass through.

Mattatuck Museum Exhibition Ùtútù Nnenna Okore

09/10/2017 to 12/03/2017

144 West Main St., Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-753-0381.

Opening Reception: Sunday, September 10, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Internationally renowned sculptor Nnenna Okore will use textiles to create an installation commemorating the colors and landscapes of her childhood home of Nsukka, Nigeria. Ùtútù, the Nigerian word for morning/something new, describes the transience, potency and energy of the piece. Visitors will respond to this boldly colored and organic art meant to heighten their visual and sensorial experience.

Norfolk Historical Society Norfolk in the Great War,

09/12/2017 to 10/01/2017

Norfolk, CT

Stories of Norfolkians in the war and the trials and triumphs of the home front, uniforms, a gas mask, and a selection of stunning wartime posters, are just some of the highlights. The Museum is open every Saturday and Sunday until October, from 1-4pm. Admission is free.

Kent Art Association Fall Juried Show

09/16/2017 to 10/09/2017

21 South Main St., Kent, CT Phone: 860-927-3989.

Sept. 16- Oct 9 Thurs.-Sun. 1–5 pm (Open Columbus Day, Monday). Awards Reception Saturday 9/16 2-4pm.

New England Carousel Museum - Fun with Carousel Animal Drawing

09/18/2017 to 10/25/2017

95 Riverside Ave, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411.

September 18 and September 25. 4-5:30 pm. $40 per student all materials are supplied. Join art educators for a series of afternoons among the animals! Learn the basics of drawing animals from horses and zebras to giraffes and lions. Children will use the carousel museum's colorful menagerie for inspiration as they follow step-by-step instructions and use their own creativity to create an array of drawings during this four week period. This program is designed for elementary school aged children of all levels and talents.

Bristol Mum Festival

09/21/2017 to 09/24/2017

70 Memorial Boulevard, Bristol, CT Phone: (860) 584-6100.

Take part in a Fall event like no other. The Mum Festival has been an epic fall festival in Bristol's history. Once known as the Mum City, Bristol was famous for this colorful flower, and through the years proud Fall festivities were put on by residents for all in the region to enjoy! Free Admission, Entertainment & Parking DATES: * Thursday, Sept 21 from 5 pm to 9 pm, Art & Jazz Gala Event, Food Trucks, and LIVE music night! Amusement Rides & Midway opens at 6:00 PM on Thursday. * Friday, Sept 22 from 5 pm to 10 pm, Food Trucks, and LIVE music night! Amusement Rides & Midway opens from 6:00 PM on Friday . * Saturday, Sept 23 from 12 pm to 10 pm, MUM FESTIVAL DAY Amusement Rides & Midway opens at Noon on Saturday. Wrist Bands Available!! * Sunday Sept 24 from 12 pm to 6 pm, Mum Festival Day plus Parade @ 1:30 pm. Amusement Rides & Midway opens at Noon on Sunday and will run until 7:00 PM. Wrist Bands Available!! What: Over the course of the weekend the 2017 Mum Fest will feature a carnival, dozens of vendors from area businesses, crafters, local producers, restaurants, food trucks, community organizations, non profits, and museums, in addition to games, children's programming, adult beverages, all-day live music and entertainment, a car show and so much more! The event will be held in downtown Bristol at Memorial Boulevard [Field] (70 Memorial Boulevard for GPS) and the surrounding areas, where parking, including handicap parking, will be available too.