Hold in the Wall Theater presents 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' opening Friday

NEW BRITAIN >> It’s down the rabbit hole and into the fantastical world of Lewis Carroll, as Hole in the Wall Theater presents Rachel Teagle’s adaptation of “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” for the next three weekends. Teatime is at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, July 28 and 29 and Aug. 4 and 5, with 2 p.m. Sunday matinees on July 30 and Aug. 6. Tickets are $20 for adults, and $15 for students and senior adults. Purchase tickets at the box office, reserve in advance at 860-229-3049, or buy online Read More …

NCCC receives grant; Litchfield seniors invited to annual picnic; Korean War Armistice ceremony is Thursday; Colebrook Historical Society receives grant

Winsted >> Northwestern Connecticut Community College has received a $6,000 grant from the Keroden Endowed Fund, a fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation, Inc. This start-up grant has been awarded to support both the campus Food for Thought student food pantry and the NCCC Student Emergency Fund; providing assistance to food insecure students and students facing emergency needs. Read More of  NCCC receives grant; Litchfield seniors invited to annual picnic; Korean War Armistice ceremony is Thursday; Colebrook Historical Society receives grant

Jewelry trunk show to be held at book shop; Colebrook Historical Society plans gathering; Outing Club to host hike; Camp Moe carnival set

Sharon >> Darren Winston, Bookseller, a vintage bookstore and gallery in Northwest Connecticut, will host a trunk show featuring a wide selection of fine jewelry by renowned New York City jeweler, Grant A. Peacock on Saturday, July 29, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Established in 1909, Grant A. Peacock, Inc. Read More of  Jewelry trunk show to be held at book shop; Colebrook Historical Society plans gathering; Outing Club to host hike; Camp Moe carnival set

Bellamy-Ferriday House offers gardening talk; CHWC to hold comedy night fundraiser; Colebrook Historical Society to hold workshop

Bethlehem >> Horticulturalist George McCleary will lead a conversation about herb gardening at the Bellamy-Ferriday Gardens in Bethlehem on Sunday, Aug. 6, 2-4 p.m., rain or shine. This informational talk will cover how to grow herbs as well as some of their uses and benefits. Guests can ask gardening advice from an expert and learn about historic varieties and uses. Read More of  Bellamy-Ferriday House offers gardening talk; CHWC to hold comedy night fundraiser; Colebrook Historical Society to hold workshop

Vesper services, hymn sings begin July 16; Winsted Senior Center has ‘Go Bags’; DEEP to hold free fishing course; schoolhouse is open for tours

NORTH COLEBROOK >> The summer series of Sunday evening Vesper Services and Hymn Sings begins on July 16 at 7 p.m. at the historic Church in the Wildwood on Rte. 183 in North Colebrook. The services will be held each Sunday through Sept. 3. The first service on July 16 will be led by Rev. Dr. Richard W. Read More of  Vesper services, hymn sings begin July 16; Winsted Senior Center has ‘Go Bags’; DEEP to hold free fishing course; schoolhouse is open for tours

K9 teams find missing 89-year-old in dense woods

COLEBROOK, Conn. (WTNH)  –  An 89-year-old woman reported missing in Colebrook Thursday afternoon has been found by the Connecticut State Police search and rescue K9 teams about one mile into a heavily wooded forest. Helen Bernstein was reported missing by family members around 4:45 p.m. She was last seen at their residence which sits on approximately 260 acres of land that abuts a state forest. An initial search of the area turned up nothing and then a Massachusetts State Police helicopter with sophisticated night vision technology was also unsuccessful in locating Read More …