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Come Celebrate the Arts in Litchfield County this Weekend!

tech <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:20px;">Come Celebrate the Arts in Litchfield County this Weekend!</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> </p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;"><strong>A Story of Place</strong></span></p> <p>A cocktail party will be held on <strong>Saturday September 10</strong> in honor of the Northwest Connecticut Arts Council. Guests are invited to join for cocktails and explore the newly restored 1769 Benton/Anderson Farm studio of artist Michael Quadland.</p> <p>The tickets are limited so RSVP at <a href="http://www.eventbrite.com/e/reading-old-houses-and-telling-new-stories-tickets-26543362913"> ncac9-10-16.eventbrite.com</a> or call 860 618 0075. Tickets are $55, and the event is located at 232 Benton Road, Morris (4:30-6:30 p.m.).</p> <p><em>“What can an old house tell us about the past life and times of the people who lived there? And what can its restoration and repurposing tell us about the present and future?"</em></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" class="featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5739/blog/A1.PNG" style="width: 298px; height: 147px;"></p> <p> </p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;"><strong>Support the Arts & Humanities in Litchfield!</strong></span></p> <p>The Litchfield Historical Society is holding a Barn Bash Fundraiser on <strong>Saturday September 10</strong>. The Barn Bash features cocktails, dinner, and entertainment from jazz singer Wanda Houston. Proceeds from the event will support the LHS’s educational programs and their new Tapping Reeve Landscape project, which will recreate elements of landscapes long found in Litchfield.</p> <p>Tickets for the bash start at $125 per person. The Barn Bash is located at the White Barn at South Farms, 21 Higbie Road, Morris (6:30-11:00 p.m.). <strong>For more information visit their <a href="http://www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org/fundraiser2016.php"> website</a> or call 860 567 4501.</strong></p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <img alt="" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5739/blog/A4.PNG" style="width: 376px; height: 147px;"></p> <p> </p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;"><strong>Bridgewater’s Finest: Art Show & Studio Tour</strong></span></p> <p>The Burnham Library in Bridgewater is having a reception on <strong>Saturday September 10</strong> to celebrate the opening of a group show, the event includes six artists who have opened their studios for a tour.</p> <p>This is a free event sponsored by the Friends of the Library. The reception is located at the Burnham Library 62 Main Street South, Bridgewater (4:00 – 6:00 p.m.). The show will be up until September 29. Maps are available at the library and studios. <strong>For more information visit their <a href="http://burnhamlibrary.org/">website</a> or call 860 354 6937.</strong></p> <p> </p> <p> </p>