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Litchfield Community Center
421 Bantam Road
Litchfield, CT 06759
phone: 860-567-8302
fax: 860-567-0328

LITCHFIELD COMMUNITY CENTER’S
SUMMERFEST 2018
GRAND PRIZE RAFFLE
“I’LL TAKE MANHATTAN”
AN EXCEPTIONAL WEEKEND IN NYC
~ VALUED AT $6000.00
Only 2000 tickets to be sold
The winner of this prize will be given the opportunity to travel for an exceptional weekend in NYC

Trip includes
~ Roundtrip transportation from CT to NYC (or from airport in proximity to NYC)
~ Accommodations at luxury hotel for Friday & Saturday evening
~ Friday and Saturday dinner, Sunday brunch
~ $500 voucher for Broadway tix to show of your choice

Weekend needs to be booked 3 months in advance
The prize does not include alcoholic beverages and cannot be redeemed for cash
Winner will be responsible for all applicable state and federal taxes
Winner need not be present at drawing (to be held July 21 9:00 p.m. at SummerFest 2018)

Tickets are also available at the Community Center or online at: www.thecommunitycenter.org
For more information 860-567-8302

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Continuing Activities - Mondays

Continuing Activities - Tuesdays

Continuing Activities - Wednesdays

Continuing Activities - Thursdays

Continuing Activities - Fridays

Litchfield Community Café
Daily Senior Lunch
Monday–Friday ~ 12:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
Over the age of 60, and live in
or visiting the Litchfield area?
Why not stop in and have lunch at our
 beautiful Litchfield Community Café located
in the Litchfield Community Center?
The Litchfield Community Café serves
congregate lunch Mondays through Fridays!
(Fridays are meatless Fridays!)

For a suggested donation of only $4.00,
you can enjoy a hot, delicious nutritious meal
 including milk, coffee or tea and dessert!
Reservations required by noon the day before.
For the current menu, further information,
or to make a reservation,
please call 860-567-5746.  
Hope to see you there!

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Quilts that Care
(1st & 3rd Wednesdays)
Wednesday, June 20 ~ 12:30-2:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
Quilts that Care is a dynamic group of volunteers that
make and donate handmade quilts to cancer patients.
These quilts are distributed by the social workers currently
at 8 cancer treatment facilities in CT and growing.

 You don't have to be a quilter to join us.
We need volunteers to iron, cut and organize fabric.
All materials are supplied to us.
We have pre-made quilt kits available for those who
cannot make the meetings but would like to participate.

 Subsequent meetings will be held on the
 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month.
 For more info, please call
Deb Van Steenberge at 860-945-0184

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The Litchfield Writers Guild (LWG)
 Annual Performance
Wednesday, June 20  ~ 6:30-9:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
       The Litchfield Writers Guild will present
A June Coffee House-Fifteenth Edition,
on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 6:30-9:00 p.m.
at the Litchfield Community Center, Route 202, Litchfield, CT.
Writer/members of the Guild will read original, engaging stories,
 thoughtful essays or captivating memoirs for our audience.

 Doors open at 6:30 p.m. to piano ambiance
by pianist Hank Milligan on the Center’s Steinway.
This is LWG’s signature yearly performance.
It is free and open to the public.
Refreshments will be served. You may contact the
Litchfield Community Center at 860-567-8302,
or email its president, Richard O. Benton
for more information at robenton@optonline.net.

For more info call 860-567-8302

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Family Pizza & Game Night
Friday, June 22 ~ 5:00-8:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
Have a good time with family and friends and
 enjoy pizza, games, pool, table tennis and more at
The Litchfield Community Center on  Friday June 22, 2018!   
Come and go as you please or stay the whole time!  
Have fun from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  This evening is FREE.  
Sponsored by Litchfield Prevention Council
 and Litchfield Community Center.  
Pre-registration is appreciated by calling
The Litchfield Community Center at 860-567-8302

For more info call 860-567-8302

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Family Dinner
Wednesday, June 27 ~ 5:30-7:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
Enjoy a relaxing meal and social time!
Tonight's menu: Chicken, vegetables and potato.
FREE!
Hosted by Food Rescue US NW CT
and Litchfield Community Center.
Donations welcome!
For more info call 860-567-8302

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Litchfield Hills Audubon Society
Meeting & Program
Monday, July 2 ~ 7:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
Program: Butterflies and Moths:
The Jewels in Your Backyard
You’ll be entertained and enlightened by naturalist John Himmelman’s
presentation, featuring photos of these dazzling insects from around
 Connecticut. An author, illustrator, and popular lecturer, John is a
 cofounder of the Connecticut Butterfly Association
and past president of the New Haven Bird Club.

For more info call 860-567-8302

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Day Trip: Hartford Yard Goats Baseball
Wednesday, July 18 ~ 10:30 am
Litchfield Community Center
Take the family out to the ball game!  
Watch the Harford Yard Goats vs Reading Fightin’ Phils
 Depart on LCC van at 10:30am /
 Game Time is 12:05pm /
 return immediately after the game.  
The cost is $25.00 per person and includes
RT Transportation, game ticket, hot dog, chips and water.
Children must be accompanied by adults.  
Seats are limited to 13.  
Pre-registration and pre-payment is required
by calling The Litchfield Community Center
at 860-567-8302

For more info call 860-567-8302

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Quilts that Care
(1st & 3rd Wednesdays)
Wednesday, July 18 ~ 12:30-2:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
Quilts that Care is a dynamic group of volunteers that
make and donate handmade quilts to cancer patients.
These quilts are distributed by the social workers currently
at 8 cancer treatment facilities in CT and growing.

 You don't have to be a quilter to join us.
We need volunteers to iron, cut and organize fabric.
All materials are supplied to us.
We have pre-made quilt kits available for those who
cannot make the meetings but would like to participate.

 Subsequent meetings will be held on the
 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month.
 For more info, please call
Deb Van Steenberge at 860-945-0184

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SummerFest Gala 2018
Saturday, July 21 ~ 6:00-10:00 pm
Litchfield Community Center
Roll up your jeans, polish your saddle shoes,
fluff up your poodle skirt, dust off your varsity jacket.
It's time for Rockin' & Boppin' the Fabulous 50's.

Food includes: Village Restaurant, Tilden's Seafood
Dessert includes: Brits Brand
Starlight Bar includes: Litchfield Distillery.

Entertainment by Eight to the Bar
and Hot Rods showing off in the parking lot.
"The Best Night of the Summer"

Cost: $85.00 pp
* Pre-registration/pre-payment is required.
For more info call 860-567-8302

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Day Trip: Goodspeed Musical & Lunch
"Oliver"
Wednesday, August 1 ~ 10:00 am
Litchfield Community Center
 “OLIVER!” at GOODSPEED MUSICALS
PLUS LUNCH AT GELSTON HOUSE  
Enjoy a 3 course lunch at Gelston House.  
Then head to Goodspeed for the show.  
Depart on LCC van at 10:00am /
luncheon begins at 11:30am /
show begins at 2:00pm/
Depart for LCC immediately following the show.  
The cost is $90.00 pp includes transportation,
 lunch and lower side orchestra section seats.  
Limited to 12 seats.

Pre-registration and pre-payment is required for all shows
by calling The Litchfield Community Center at 860-567-8302
Reservations are nonrefundable after payment.  
Book all 3 Goodspeed trips through LCC and save $10.00pp!

For more info call 860-567-8302

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Day Trip: Goodspeed Musical & Lunch
"The Drowsy Chaperone"
Wednesday, October 3 ~ 10:00 am
Litchfield Community Center
“THE DROWSY CHAPERON” at GOODSPEED MUSICALS
PLUS LUNCH AT GELSTON HOUSE  
Enjoy a 3 course lunch at Gelston House.  
Then head to Goodspeed for the show.  
Depart on LCC van at 10:00am / luncheon begins at 11:30am /
show begins at 2:00pm/ Depart for LCC immediately following the show.  
The cost is $90.00 pp includes transportation,
lunch and lower side orchestra section seats.  
Limited to 13 seats.  

Pre-registration and pre-payment is required for all shows
by calling The Litchfield Community Center at 860-567-8302
Reservations are nonrefundable after payment.  
Book all 3 Goodspeed trips through LCC and save $10.00pp!

For more info call 860-567-8302

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Shoreline Day Trip:
 Meig’s Point, Hammonasset Beach
Thursday, August 16 ~ 10:00 am
Litchfield Community Center
Enjoy the beach, under the pavilion, walk the shore,
fish off the jetty, swim or visit the newly expanded Nature Center
with a trip from The Litchfield Community Center.
Depart on LCC van at 10:00am /
Lunch on own at Lenny and Joe’s Fish Tale from 11:30am-12:30pm /
 time at the beach from 1:00pm -4:00pm /
Depart for Litchfield 4:00pm.  
Only $10.00 pp. Seats are limited to 13,  

Pre-registration, pre-payment is required
by calling The Litchfield Community Center at 860-567-8302

For more info call 860-567-8302

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Day Trip: West Farms Mall &
New Britain Museum of Art
Thursday, August 23 ~ 10:00 am
Litchfield Community Center
Enjoy the afternoon of Thursday, August 23
with a daytrip to New Britain.  
Start the day with shopping and lunch on your own at
West Farms Mall before heading to New Britain Museum of Art
for a docent guided tour of museum highlights
and then time on your own to explore.  

Time: Depart on LCC van at 10:00am/
West Farms Mall from 11:00am-1:00pm/
Guided tour 1:30pm-2:30pm/
Free time 2:30pm-3:00pm/
Depart for Litchfield at 3:00pm.  
Limited to 13,

Pre-registration, pre-payment is required
by calling The Litchfield Community Center at 860-567-8302

For more info call 860-567-8302

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PLEASE NOTE TRIP CANCELLATION POLICY:
DUE TO COMMUNITY CENTER'S COMMITMENT TO COACH COMPANY, A $10 CHARGE WILL BE
APPLIED FOR CANCELLATION OF RESERVATION MADE UP TO ONE DAY PRIOR TO TRIP DATE.
NO REFUND IF RESERVATION IS CANCELLED WITH LESS THAN 24 HOUR NOTICE

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