Special Events

Alzheimer's Support - Online

10:30 am

Online - Email Jennifer Labrie at jlabrie@alz.org for more info LEARN MORE

Online Alheimer's Support Group. First Thursday of every month, come talk with Jennifer Labrie Jennifer Labrie, BA, HS-BCP, CDP Regional Coordinator with the Alzheimer's Association Connecticut about your questions and concerns. Learn about education programs. Understand more about memory loss. Get connected with other experiencing challenges associated with memory loss. Discover resources available in your community, and more. Learn how to get connected by emailing Jennifer at: jlabrie@alz.org

LEGO Camp Animal Architects

9:00 am

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Camp runs from Monday August 10 – Friday August 14, 2020 Open to 5-10 year olds: 9:00am – 12:00pm LEGO CAMP with Play-Well Technologies “Animal Architects” Be inspired by innovation and engineering of the animal world and thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world mechanical engineering concepts as you design, build and explore your craziest ideas. **Be advised our programs will be taking place under a large tent in our parking lot. Your safety is our main concern so we will be following proper guidelines. NOTE: If it rains, all classes will be cancelled.

POUND Intro Class

6:00 pm

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Join local POUND Instructor Julie for a FREE Intro to POUND Class! About the class: Channel your inner rockstar with this full body cardio-jam session inspired by the infectious, energizing, and sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums. Instead of listening to music, you become the music in this exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements. Using Ripstix®, lightly weighted drumsticks engineered specifically for exercising, POUND transforms drumming into an incredibly effective way of working out. Designed for all fitness levels, POUND® provides the perfect atmosphere for letting loose, getting energized, toning up and rockin’ out! The workout is easily modifiable and the alternative vibe and welcoming philosophy appeals to men and women of all ages and abilities. Class will begin with a short intro, and then you will sweat, sculpt, & rock! Q&A will follow. About the instructor, Julie: Julie is a Personal Trainer and Nutrition Coach. For the past 6 years, she has taught group fitness classes, led Small Group Training sessions, and designed programs for individuals of all ages and abilities. Julie is passionate about empowering others to achieve their health and fitness goals, build their confidence, and live their best lives. Leading by example, she hopes to inspire others to honor and move their bodies in an ever increasing sedentary world. https://www.personaltrainingwithjulie.com/

LEGO Camp Animal Architects

9:00 am

Pre-registration/pre-payment is required. LEARN MORE

Camp runs from Monday August 10 – Friday August 14, 2020 Open to 5-10 year olds: 9:00am – 12:00pm LEGO CAMP with Play-Well Technologies “Animal Architects” Be inspired by innovation and engineering of the animal world and thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world mechanical engineering concepts as you design, build and explore your craziest ideas. **Be advised our programs will be taking place under a large tent in our parking lot. Your safety is our main concern so we will be following proper guidelines. NOTE: If it rains, all classes will be cancelled.

Pilobolus - Connecting With Balance

10:00 am

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CONNECTING WITH BALANCE Connecting with Balance is a series of one-hour workshops tailored to helping seniors reconnect with their bodies and environment. Exercises in movement and balance guide participants to maintain and improve balance, think creatively, and build community through social engagement. This class is open to all levels of ability - even to those who remain seated throughout. **Be advised our programs will be taking place under a large tent in our parking lot. Your safety is our main concern so we will be following proper guidelines. NOTE: If it rains, all classes will be cancelled.

LEGO Camp Animal Architects

9:00 am

Pre-registration/pre-payment is required. LEARN MORE

Camp runs from Monday August 10 – Friday August 14, 2020 Open to 5-10 year olds: 9:00am – 12:00pm LEGO CAMP with Play-Well Technologies “Animal Architects” Be inspired by innovation and engineering of the animal world and thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world mechanical engineering concepts as you design, build and explore your craziest ideas. **Be advised our programs will be taking place under a large tent in our parking lot. Your safety is our main concern so we will be following proper guidelines. NOTE: If it rains, all classes will be cancelled.

LEGO Camp Animal Architects

9:00 am

Pre-registration/pre-payment is required. LEARN MORE

Camp runs from Monday August 10 – Friday August 14, 2020 Open to 5-10 year olds: 9:00am – 12:00pm LEGO CAMP with Play-Well Technologies “Animal Architects” Be inspired by innovation and engineering of the animal world and thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world mechanical engineering concepts as you design, build and explore your craziest ideas. **Be advised our programs will be taking place under a large tent in our parking lot. Your safety is our main concern so we will be following proper guidelines. NOTE: If it rains, all classes will be cancelled.

LEGO Camp Animal Architects

9:00 am

Pre-registration/pre-payment is required. LEARN MORE

Camp runs from Monday August 10 – Friday August 14, 2020 Open to 5-10 year olds: 9:00am – 12:00pm LEGO CAMP with Play-Well Technologies “Animal Architects” Be inspired by innovation and engineering of the animal world and thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world mechanical engineering concepts as you design, build and explore your craziest ideas. **Be advised our programs will be taking place under a large tent in our parking lot. Your safety is our main concern so we will be following proper guidelines. NOTE: If it rains, all classes will be cancelled.

Pilobolus - Connecting With Balance

10:00 am

See Note ** LEARN MORE

CONNECTING WITH BALANCE Connecting with Balance is a series of one-hour workshops tailored to helping seniors reconnect with their bodies and environment. Exercises in movement and balance guide participants to maintain and improve balance, think creatively, and build community through social engagement. This class is open to all levels of ability - even to those who remain seated throughout. **Be advised our programs will be taking place under a large tent in our parking lot. Your safety is our main concern so we will be following proper guidelines. NOTE: If it rains, all classes will be cancelled.

FAMILY PIZZA, AND GAME NIGHT

5:30 pm

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FAMILY PIZZA, AND GAME NIGHT! The family that plays together (and eats together) stays together!!! Come take a break, and re-group from the craziness of everyday life, and have a good time with family, and friends! Pizza, games, pool, table tennis, and more! Come, and go as you please, or stay the whole time! NOTE: All programs will take place under our huge tent in the parking lot. Your safety is our main concert so we will be following proper guidelines. If it rains, all programs will be cancelled.

Tent Talk: Bird Mentor

8:00 am

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TENT TALK: A SERIES OF INFORMATIVE, EDUCATIONAL TALKS BY PROFESSIONALS ~ “Bird Mentor” with Kristi Dranginis. NOTE: All programs will take place under our huge tent in the parking lot. Your safety is our main concert so we will be following proper guidelines. If it rains, all programs will be cancelled. See other "Tent Talk" on July 7, July 30, Aug. 3

Abstract Art Painting Class

10:00 am

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Open to ALL ages! Spend the morning learning an abstract painting technique using palette knives, gel medium and a rainbow of colors to create a textural, vibrant piece of your own imagination. All materials are included, just bring a smock or painting t-shirt. Jennifer Sabella, owner of HUE Studio in Litchfield, is an abstract colorist. Small classes are taught at her home studio, as well as larger groups and parties on location. Her work is featured at Winvian Farm in Morris, and has commissioned pieces around the world, including the Marriott Fort Point in Boston.

Pilobolus - Connecting With Balance

10:00 am

See Note ** LEARN MORE

CONNECTING WITH BALANCE Connecting with Balance is a series of one-hour workshops tailored to helping seniors reconnect with their bodies and environment. Exercises in movement and balance guide participants to maintain and improve balance, think creatively, and build community through social engagement. This class is open to all levels of ability - even to those who remain seated throughout. **Be advised our programs will be taking place under a large tent in our parking lot. Your safety is our main concern so we will be following proper guidelines. NOTE: If it rains, all classes will be cancelled.

Alzheimer's Support - Online

10:30 am

Online - Email Jennifer Labrie at jlabrie@alz.org for more info LEARN MORE

Online Alheimer's Support Group. First Thursday of every month, come talk with Jennifer Labrie Jennifer Labrie, BA, HS-BCP, CDP Regional Coordinator with the Alzheimer's Association Connecticut about your questions and concerns. Learn about education programs. Understand more about memory loss. Get connected with other experiencing challenges associated with memory loss. Discover resources available in your community, and more. Learn how to get connected by emailing Jennifer at: jlabrie@alz.org

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