Saturday, September 15, 2018
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  Old Saybrook: Fairy Doors Scavenger Hunt
Find the doors to the Fairy Realm. There are 28 of these five-inch doors in retail locations throughout town. See how many you can find. Maps and photos of the doors available online or at Sweet Luna's, Ocean Art Studio, and the Acton Library. More info: 860-395-3139

9:00am [9:00am] Naugatuck: Harvest Moon Festival
Crafts, food and old fashioned family fun.

[10:00am] Branford: Mini-Maker Table
Join us every Friday and Saturday for a mini-maker project from our MakerLab! Every month we will feature a quick project or new piece of equipment to mess around with. The results may have you leaving with something to physically take home OR just the satisfaction that you were able to create a circuit, power on an Arduino or thread a sewing machine. The projects are easy, meant for all ages and 100% drop-in. It is just up to you to find out which floor we are featuring the project on and drop on by. Registration for this table is not required just come ready to tinker, play and create!

[10:00am] Cheshire: Fall Festival
The festival features rides, games, classic cars, crafters, exhibits, live music, and entertainment featuring Christine Ohlman and Rebel Montez, local food, fireworks, and much more.

[10:00am] Granby: Open Farm Day
The only thing more fun than visiting one farm is exploring up to a dozen in one day, catching exclusive events at each. Hop from farm to farm to see a Sepe Farm sheep be shorn, how Sweet Pea Farm turns mile into cheese, tast a new Lost Acres Vineyard wine, or try your hand at Maple View Farm's hay bale throwing contest. Farms will open their gates to host demonstrations, tours, tastings, tractor rides and more.

[10:00am] Manchester: Kids' Fair
Our Annual Kid's Fair will be held on September 15th from 10am to 1pm located at 20 Hartford Road, Manchester, CT. No registration required just drop by! There will be Fun! Games! Crafts! Hayride! Food! Featuring the Imagination Playground! And more... Special activities: Enjoy a hayride from 20 Hartford Road to the Cheney Homestead which will be open for tours featuring a special craft activity for kids to do potato stamping. Free books for children to choose. Free popcorn. Giveaway of some great new toys. Crafts to make at the fair and to take home. Try a free fruit smoothy! Music. Come by and see our new Children's Playspace. This space will be used during Circle of Security Parenting classes and for play groups.

[10:00am] New Britain: Sounds of the City - Caribbean Vibe Steel Drum Band
Disconnect from the September rush with the bright sounds of the Caribbean Vibe Steel Drum Band playing a mix of calypso, reggae, and soca music. Also, family-friendly art activities, and more. More info: 860-229-0257

[10:00am] Simsbury: Grange Fair
The fair features a bake sale, craft fair, exhibits from local organizations and farms, kids' activities and contests with ribbons and prizes. Also, hayrides, refreshments, book sale, and more. More info: 860-413-9567

[10:00am] Wethersfield: Scavenger Hunt
Drop-in any Saturday of the month to complete a fun scavenger hunt around the library. Each month will feature a new hunt. September Hunt: Dog Man October Hunt: Wimpy Kid November Hunt: Wreck It Ralph

[11:00am] Stamford: Arts & Crafts on Bedford
Shop at over 100 craft and artisan boutiques along the street, which will be closed to traffic. Hands-on activities for kids, including farm animals, chalk the walk, face painting, crafts, and more.

[11:00am] Wallingford: Jewish High Holidays Storytime
Come to the library and listen to stories about Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. More info: 203-265-6754

[4:00pm] New Haven: PRIDE Celebration
This is a huge celebration of the history and culture of New Haven's LBGTQ community featuring food vendors, shopping and information booths, a large outdoor stage with performances, and a DJ playing music.