Things to Do - December 2018
December 16-22, 2018

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Winter Hike Up Apple Hill
With Gerri Griswold
Saturday, December 22 ~ 8:00 am
White Memorial Conservation Center
Before you wrap the presents, before you
scurry out to finish up your last minute holiday
 "to do" list, why not spend an hour in nature,
 drinking outlandishly good hot chocolate and
eating a tasty homemade scone at the pinnacle
of glorious Apple Hill? This is what folks in these
parts refer to as "comfort and joy!"

8:00 am, Meet at the Apple Hill Trailhead
 off East Shore Road.
Members: FREE, Non-members: $5.00.
You must pre-register
 by calling 860-567-0857

Paul Winter’s Winter Solstice Celebration
Saturday, December 22 ~ 9:30 am
Litchfield Community Center
Paul Winter’s Winter Solstice Celebration embraces the spirit
of the holidays within the extraordinary acoustics of the world’s
 largest cathedral, The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine.

 Take a luxury bus from The Litchfield Community Center on
Saturday Dec. 22, 2018 to enjoy this multimedia event which
 features Paul Winter Consort, gospel singer Theresa Thomason,
and the 25 dancers and drummers of the Forces of
Nature Dance Theatre under the direction of Abdel Salaam.  

Bus departs LCC 9:30am, lunch on own near Cathedral, 2:00 p.m.
Matinee, Depart for home at conclusion of concert.  
$90.00 pp ~ Payment reserves your seat!  
Includes Roundtrip transportation and reserved seat for concert.
 If you already have your own tickets or just want to spend the
day in NYC on your own, take the bus for only $45.00 per person.
 Pre-registration and pre-payment required by calling
The Litchfield Community Center at 860-567-8302

For more info call 860-567-8302

Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Indoor Market
Saturday, December 22 ~ 10:00 am-1:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
Belle Alpaca - alpaca products
Berry Ledges Apiary - honey products
Brookside Farm II  - maple syrup
Cato Corner - artisanal cheese
Earth's Palate Farm - living lettuce,
croissants, organic chicken
Goat Boy - Soaps with soaps, lotions and balms
Maple View Farm - organic, seasonal produce
?March Farms - produce and baked goods
Mohawk Mountain Mushrooms - mushrooms
Stella Rose Farm - microgreens cut to order
Troy Brook Bakery with desserts and pastries
Wave Hill Breads - three grain pain de campagne,
ciabatta, garlic and sourdough breads
Wild Carrot Farm - organic, seasonal produce

Meet Santa
Saturday, December 22 ~ 10:30-11:30 am
Warren Academy
8 Sackett Hill Rd., Warren
before he goes back to the North Pole
Please bring a non-perishable food item to
donate to the Warren Food Bank

For more information, please contact
Warren Parks and Recreation
at 860-868-7881 ext 113

Full Moon Drumming for Peace
Saturday, December 22 ~ 4:15-5:15 pm
Goshen Church of Christ Congregational
Drumming for Peace at sunset on the evening of the full moon
takes place at Church of Christ Congregational, 5 Old Middle Street,
at the intersection of Routes 4 and 63 in Goshen, CT.
Come and join us as we send the energy created
by our drumming out into the universe for world peace.
Bring your own drum/s or use one of the drums
or rhythm instruments that will be available.

Participants may bring their own drums or use the
 drums and rhythm instruments that will be provided.
Any type of hand drum may be used.
All drummers or people who would like to become
drummers are welcome; no experience is necessary.

Drumming for Peace is a program begun by Drums Around the World.
The concept is that drummers will drum for peace in their time zone for
about an hour sending the energy that is created out into the universe for
world peace and then other drummers will begin drumming in their time zone
and thus pass the drumming around the globe.
Contact: Susan A. Strand