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Children's Summer Reading Finale Party
with Mr. Magic
Thursday, August 17 ~ 2:00 p.m.
Morris Public Library
Join Mr. Magic, Rich Rothstein, for his Build a Better World family magic show at our Summer Reading Finale Party on Thursday, August 17 at 2:00 p.m.
Prizes and summer reading awards will be offered to every summer reading participant.
Information and registration:
For more information, please visit
or call the Library at 860-567-7440.

Kindergarten Social
For children entering kindergarten
Friday, August 18  ~ 10:30 a.m.
Oliver Wolcott Library
All kindergarteners and their parents are invited to a special story hour for children getting ready to enter kindergarten. Ease the anxiety of the first day by hearing stories and songs about school. Join OWL's Children's Librarian Mrs. Shaia and Center School's Librarian Mrs. Moore for this fun event.
Space is limited. Registration is required.
or call 860-567-8030.

"Comedy...with a Drip"
For ages 5-12
with Casey Carle
Saturday, August 19 ~ 10:30 -11:30 a.m.
Oliver Wolcott Library
A unique program fusing high energy entertainment, highly crafted showmanship and artistic achievement, BubbleMania is loaded with in-the-moment improvisation and quick wit, big band swing music, a bit of audience participation and the untamed, often unbelievable qualities of spherical liquids. Casey's show grows from intricate, fog-filled bubble art forms and jazz inspired, choreographed routines to eventually "trapping" people inside bubbles!
Space is limited. Registration is required.
or call 860-567-8030.
Insect Safari
Litchfield Hills Junior Audubon
Sunday, August 20 ~ 1:00 p.m.
Boyd Woods Sanctuary
Rt. 254, Litchfield
Sunny skies and the meadows and ponds at the Boyd Woods Audubon sanctuary are ideal for finding a variety of butterflies, dragonflies, and other insects. We will search the field and forest on our mini safari. Learn about the life cycle of these beautiful insects and how you can attract them to your yard. Bring your net for this catch-and-release outing.
Litchfield Sports Booster Club College Scholarships
The Litchfield Sports Booster Club is requesting applications for their annual college scholarships. The applications are available at the Litchfield HS Guidance office. There is $1,500.00 available to Litchfield graduates who lettered at least twice in high school and are currently competing at a college level. Mail the applications to LSBC, PO Box 1032, Litchfield, CT, 06759
Summer Series Story and Music Time
(Ages 0-4)
Tuesdays ~ 10:00 a.m.
Morris Public Library
The Morris Public Library is offering a Summer Series Story and Music Time for ages 0-4 every Tuesday at 10 a.m. during the summer months.
Play games, sing songs, read a story, do a craft with our children’s coordinator Ms. G.
Registration is requested: 860-567-7440.
The Library is located at 4 North Street, Morris, CT.
For more information, please visit
or call the Library at 860-567-7440.

Litchfield High School Class of 2017 says goodbye (06-23-17)
Litchfield High School's Class of 2017 stands on the stage of the Warner Theatre in Torrington during commencement exercises on Thursday. Click here for BZ article.
Wamogo says farewell to the Class of 2017 (06-22-17)
The Wamogo Regional High School Class of 2017 sits on the stage in the school's James M. Eisenhaure Auditorium during commencement exercises on Wednesday. Click here for BZ article.