Community and Events

Litchfield Bancorp has deep roots in Northwestern Connecticut with a history of service to our community that goes back 160 years. We've grown steadily through the years and expanded from our base in Litchfield to serve customers in Lakeville, Watertown, Washington and Torrington.

Our philosophy revolves around a genuine commitment to meeting the needs of the communities we serve, dedication to the proposition that "Every Customer Counts", and an ongoing focus on making a positive impact in the lives of our customers. Below is a list of upcoming community events in which we have dedicated our support to:

Upcoming Events

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Explore Washington CT

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Check out the “Explore Washington CT” website, the official online resource for living in and visiting this wonderful town. The new website provides a one-stop resource for residents to connect with community events, local shopping, dining, recreation, and happenings around town.

Recently Held Events

Apr 28th

Cash Mob - Salisbury Garden Center - Salisbury, CT

Saturday, April 28 2018

Help us support local businesses, by shopping local. Join us on April 28th (Rain Date May 12th) from 10am to 3pm at Salisbury Garden Center in Salisbury, CT for a Cash Mob!

Apr 21st

FREE Document Shredding Day

April 21, 2018

Join us for our annual FREE document shredding event at our Litchfield Branch. Shredding limited to 2 boxes for residential households only (no businesses).

Mar 24th

Cash Mob - Hidden Valley Eatery - Washington, CT

Saturday, March 24 2018

Help us support local businesses, by shopping local. Join us on March 24th from 7am to 9pm at Hidden Valley Eatery in Washington, CT for a Cash Mob!

Mar 24th

Dodgeball Tournament to benefit the Litchfield Education Fund

Saturday, March 24 2018

Calling all Would Be Dodgeball Players! Join the fun on March 24th to support the Litchfield Education Fund. Prizes awarded for best costumes and last team standing.

Dec 3rd

Lakeville Hose Company Parade of Lights and Hometown Holidays

Sunday, December 3rd

This years Lakeville Hose Company Parade of Lights and Tri State Chamber Hometown Holiday will be Sunday December 3rd. Line up at 4:30pm. Parade starts at 5:15 at The Town Grove (Ethan Allen St in Lakeville) and will go through the towns of Lakeville and Salisbury and end at the White Hart Inn. Join us for cookies, hot cocoa and caroling with Michael Brown after the parade at The White Hart. Santa will be at White Hart from 4:30-6:30pm. Every child will have their picture taken and given an ornament for free from the Tri State Chamber.

Sept 30th

Meet a Living Legend

Saturday, September 30 2017

Come meet Connecticut State Police Trooper James Butterworth (ret) Co-Founder, CSP Accelerant Detection K9 Program with K9, “Baxter” and Active Duty CSP Detective Paul Makuc with K9, “Cora”

Sept 11th

17th Annual BLN Charity Golf Tournament

Monday, September 11 2017

Over the past 16 years, The BLN Charity Golf Tournament has been able to raise in excess of $384,000 that was distributed directly to local charities. The tournament fills up quickly, so if you are interested in golfing, please return your entry form by July 15th. If you are not a golfer, please consider supporting this event by joining us for the awards dinner or with a sponsorship.

Aug 1st

Neighbors Meeting Neighbors - Business Networking

Tuesday, August 1st

On Tuesday, August 1st from 8:00 - 9:00 AM meet and greet with your fellow business neighbors at Litchfield Bancorp, 51 Straits Turnpike, Watertown and learn how your business can be featured with Litchfield Bancorp. A light breakfast will be served. Open to Watertown-Oakville Chamber Members Only.

Jun 24th

WYLD Obstacle Run

Saturday, June 24 2017

Litchfield Bancorp is proud to be a sponsor of WYLD Obstacle Run, taking place at picturesque Camp MOE on Saturday, June 24th. The WYLD Run is a fun and exciting challenge like no other as race participants will face both rugged terrain and man-made obstacles. More than 30 obstacles will be on the 5K course.

Mar 31st

LARC Spring Wine Tasting

March 31, 2017

Litchfield Bancorp is proud to be a sponsor of LARC’s Spring Wine Tasting - A fundraiser to benefit individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click the learn more link below.

Apr 8th

FREE Residential Electronics Recycling & Document Shredding Day

April 8, 2017

Join us for our annual FREE residential electronics recycling & document shredding event at our Litchfield Branch. Shredding limited to 2 boxes for residential households only (no businesses).

Nov thru Feb

Shepaug Hockey Team

November thru February

Litchfield Bancorp is a proud sponsor of the 2016-2017 Shepaug Hockey Team. This pay to play program is comprised of players from Litchfield, Shepaug, and Nonnewaug High Schools. We wish them the best of luck this season.

Feb 10-12

91st Annual Jumpfest

February 10th - 12th 2017

Litchfield Bancorp is proud to be a sponsor of the 91st Annual Jumpfest. A Salisbury tradition for over 90 years, this all-volunteer organization has fostered the exhilarating sport of ski jumping among all ages and generations. SWSA continues to improve its snowmaking capabilities, ensuring that the Eastern National Ski Jumping Championships will remain an annual event in Salisbury, CT.

Feb 11

Have a Heart

February 11, 2017

Litchfield Bancorp will be hosting The Litchfield County’s Board of Realtors Have a Heart table in the Main Office on Saturday, February 11th. Donations can be either made in cash or gift card and go towards providing “transition bags” for kids being placed in foster homes. The Department of Children and Families will purchase appropriate items for the child to take with them to their foster home, as they often leave their homes with nothing but the clothes on their backs. This fundraiser allows DCF to buy a few items whether it be clothing or a stuffed animal to help the child with the transition.

Now thru Dec 4

LARC Festival of Trees.

Now thru Dec 4, 2016

Litchfield Bancorp is proud to continue our sponsorship of the LARC Festival of Trees. Visit Valerie Manor, 1360 Torringford Street, Torrington, CT to bid on Litchfield Bancorp’s Elfin Magic tree now until December 4th.

Now thru Dec

Bell Ringing at Stop & Shop

Now thru Dec

Our wonderful staff will be ringing the bell for the Salvation Army at the Litchfield Stop & Shop from the end of November into December. Stop by and make a donation or just say Hi to our incredible staff.

Now thru Dec 15

Rotary Club Food Drive

Now thru Dec 15, 2016

Please join us in helping the Rotary Club of Litchfield-Morris collect food for the less fortunate. Our Litchfield office is a drop off location for non-perishable donations until December 15th.

Now thru Dec 24

Litchfield Park & Recreation Christmas Ornament Sale

Now thru Dec 24, 2016

Litchfield Bancorp is excited to announce that we have been selected as Litchfield Park & Recreation’s annual Christmas Ornament. Ornaments are available for sale at the Litchfield Bancorp’s main office in Litchfield. All proceeds benefit the Litchfield Park & Recreation Department


Oliver Wolcott Library Festival of Trees.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Litchfield Bancorp is proud to be a continued sponsor of The Oliver Wolcott Library’s Festival of Trees. The event is Saturday, November 26th from 5:00 – 8:30pm. Tickets are $75 per person.


The H 1/2

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Litchfield Bancorp is proud to support Litchfield’s very own first official Half Marathon! The H ½ was created to honor our military as well as to thank them and let them know that their sacrifices are not unnoticed or taken for granted. All proceeds after race expenses will stay local and will benefit any veteran who may need a helping hand. Race Day is November 12 and starts at 10:00 AM. To register and to find out more about the H ½ visit:


Surviving College Debt Workshop

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Are you becoming stressed out with the daunting and overwhelming task of paying for college? We know how you feel! Please join us for a "surviving College Debt" workshop. Hear from experts in the fields of Financial Aid and assistance.


Keeping Safe During Uncertain Times

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Please join us as Brian Ohler, President and Founder of Patriot Safety Group offers the following tips: Social Health and Wellness, Personal Safety, and At Home Do’s and Don’ts


Morris Land Trust Annual Wine and Beer Tasting

Friday, September 30, 2016

The Morris Land Trust Annual wine and beer tasting will be held Friday, September 30, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm at The White Barn @ South Farms, 21 Higbie Road, Morris. Live auction items include an original painting by Ella Crampton Knox and a dinner at Winvian Resort. The Silent Auction features many exciting local products, and you will be serenaded by harpist Cate Mahoney and vocalist Kennedy Morris as you bid.

Hors d'oeuvres and desserts will be served and there will be a large selection of wine and beer available to sample and to order under the expert sponsorship of the Village Wine Cellar. Tickets are $40 in advance, $45 at the door, and are available for purchase at the Village Wine Cellar and at the Ripe Tomato in Litchfield. Please email with questions.


18th Annual Wisdom Award Celebration

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

An evening honoring the lives and service of Sandra B. Roberts and Ron Neal and Joseph Montebello. This award is given by the Daughters of Wisdom, through Wisdom House.


16th Annual BLN Charity Golf Tournament

Monday, September 12, 2016

“Golf for Good Causes” is an annual charity golf tournament whose goal is to raise funds to benefit local charities that provide for the basic necessities of Food, Shelter, or Protection from Domestic Violence for the people of Northwestern Connecticut. Join us!


Meet the CT State Police K9 Arson Team!

Saturday, Sept 10, 2016

Join us for free coffee, cupcakes and conversation with Detective Paul Makuc and K9, "Cora" on Saturday Sept 10th from 10:30am until noon at the Litchfield Bancorp main ofice on 294 West Street in Litchfield, CT.

Presented in cooperation with the Tails Of Hope Foundation Inc.


Momix in the Garden

Saturday, August 20, 2016

MOMIX in the Garden is an annual event made possible by the generosity of Moses Pendleton and Cynthia Quinn, Artistic and Associate Directors of the internationally renowned dance troupe. MOMIX in the Garden has become an annual event that draws more than 200 guests each year.


Bantam Fire Company's 100th Anniversary

Saturday, August 13, 2016

The Bantam Fire Company will hold its annual parade and carnival on August 11-13. Join us for a day of fun and entertainment.


Food For Your Neighbors

Friday, July 29, 2016

LitchfieldBancorp is proud to be a local dropoff point (Torrington and Litchfield offices) for the Food For Your Neighbors food drive. Please stop in and donate food for those in need. The last day to drop off food is Friday July 29th.


15th Annual Rotary/Lions Club Charity Golf Tournament

Friday, May 20, 2016

Get your team together and join us at for a day of outdoor fun, and networking at Fairview Farms Golf Course in Harwinton CT. Members of the Litchfield Bancorp staff will be donning their best golf attire and will see you on the course for some friendly competition, contests, prizes, awards, food, and fun for everyone.


Understanding Hospice Care

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 2:00PM

Please join us for a panel discussion featuring local hospice caregivers, as they discuss the philosophy of care of the terminally ill, as well as the needs of the family, friends and caregivers.