Last Adult Programs In August

August 26, 2009

August is quickly coming to a close but we still have a couple of terrific programs this weekend:

chickenjennysBack By Popular Demand! Raising Backyard Chickens!
Saturday, August 29th, 10 a.m.
Learn how to raise chickens in your own backyard with UConn Poultry Expert Dr. Michael Darre. He’ll tell you everything you need to know to raise your own small flock of egg-laying, insect-eating, fertilizer-providing pets. He’ll talk about different breeds, housing, feeding and more. Register at 767-1560 to be sure of a seat.

porgyandbessOpera At The Library Presents: Porgy & Bess
Saturday, August 29th, 2 p.m.
A filmed version of Gershwin’s American classic, directed by Trevor Nunn and starring Willard White and Cynthia Haymon in a gorgeous production from Glyndebourne with the Royal Philharmonic. Enjoy this tuneful favorite, featuring songs like “Summertime”, “I Got Plenty Of Nuthin'”, “It Ain’t Necessarily So” and many more. The perfect August opera.