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  • Bridgeport Library- Turning Point Coaching Computer Course

    2705 Fairfield Ave. Bridgeport, CT Tuesday,Sep 19 at 6:00 PM

    Learn the basics of using a computer and how to make some changes to your resume.

    More information is available at www.bportlibrary.org or at (203) 576-7025

  • Mattatuck Museum- Revitalizing Waterbury Discussion

    144 West Main Street Waterbury, CT Saturday,Sep 16 at 2pm - 3pm

    The National Trust for Historic Preservation and their plan to revive downtowns in America. The Main Street Program was created. Carl Rosa, CEO of Main Street Waterbury, will discuss the process of the “Four Point” approach to downtown revitalization.

    More information is available at www.mattmuseum.org or at (203) 753-0381

  • AMERICAN DREAM AWARDS GALA

    Saturday,Sep 16

    Saturday, 6pm
    Amber Room Colonnade, Danbury CT
    Person of the Year Award, Student of the Year Scholarship, American Dream Veterans Award. Awarded to Fairfield County immigrants or children of immigrants who embody the American Dream.

    info at: https://www.tribunaamericandreamawards.com/ or by calling 203-770-3709

  • CT NOFA JAZZ DINNER

    Saturday,Sep 16

    Waldingfield Farm, Washington, CT, 4-8pm
    Farm Tour, Sunset (weather permitting) and a locally sourced meal to benefit the Connecticut Chapter of the Northeast Organic Farming Association and celebrate organic Farming in CT. Music by the Mike Casey Trio.

    info- http://www.ctnofa.org/ and 203-308-2584

  • Montauk Historical Society- Great Eastern Music Festival

    2000 Montauk Highway Montauk, NY Saturday,Sep 16 at 10 AM -7:30 PM

    Great Eastern Music Festival includes a mix of Roots and Bluegrass music and more.

    More information is available at www.montaukhistoricalsociety.org or at 631-668-2544

  • Fairfield Theatre Company- The Samples Performance

    70 Sanford St. Fairfield, CT Friday,Sep 15 at 7:45PM

    The Samples perform in the style of reggae rock.

    More information is available at www.fairfieldtheatre.org or at 203-259-1036

  • Guilford Art Center- Friday Night Pottery workshop

    411 Church Street Guilford, CT Friday,Sep 15 at 6:30PM - 9:30PM

    Create a piece of pottery using simple techniques.

    More information is available at www.guilfordartcenter.org or at 203-453-5947

  • Norwalk Seaport Association- Oyster Festival

    Norwalk Veteran's Memorial Park - Seaview Avenue Norwalk CT Friday,Sep 8 to Sunday,Sep 10 at Fri 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm, Sat 11:00 am –11:00 pm, Sun 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

    Oyster Festival includes:

    -Arts and Crafts

    Musical performances by:
    -Desert Highway
    -VMI Commanders Jazz Band
    -And more

    More information is available at www.seaport.org or at (203) 838-9444.

  • The Oldtone Roots Music Festival

    Cool Whisper Farm at 1011 Co Rd 21, Hillsdale, NY Thursday,Sep 7 to Sunday,Sep 10 at Friday 9am-12:00am Saturday 9am-12:00am Sunday 10am-5pm

    The Oldtone Roots Music Festival includes:

    Musical performances from a variety of music genres.

    Dance programs of Contra Dance, Square Dance and more.

    Workshop programs for percussion, the fiddle, the banjo, songwriting and more.

    And more…

    More information is available at www.oldtonemusicfestival.com

  • Palace Theater- James Montgomery Band & Marissa Licata Performance

    100 East Main Street, Waterbury Friday,Sep 8 at 7:00pm

    Blues musician, James Montgomery performs with guest violinist, Marissa Licata.

    More information is available at www.palacetheaterct.org or at 203-346-2000

  • Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts- Cast of Beatlemania Performance

    2 East Main Street, Smithtown, NY Saturday,Sep 2 at 8:00 PM

    A Beatles Tribute performance by the Cast of Beatlemania.

    More information is available at www.smithtownpac.org or at 631-724-3700

  • Bridgeport Library- Public Speaking Basics

    2705 Fairfield Ave. Bridgeport, CT Tuesday,Aug 29 at 6pm-7pm

    Learn the basics to Public Speaking.

    More information is available at www.bportlibrary.org or at (203) 576-7025

  • Pequot Library- Hungrytown Performance

    720 Pequot Avenue Southport, CT Tuesday,Aug 29 at 7pm

    Hungrytown, a Folk Duo of Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson perform.

    More information is available at www.pequotlibrary.org or at 203-259-0346

  • Cityseed- Wooster Square Farmers’ Market

    Russo Park, corner of Chapel Street and DePalma Court Saturday,Aug 26 at 9:00am – 1:00pm

    Wooster Square Farmers’ Market has live music, a variety of locally grown products including fruits and vegetables, artisan breads and more.

    More information is available at www.cityseed.org or at 203-773-3736

  • The Ridgefield Playhouse -Robert Randolph & The Family Band

    80 East Ridge Ridgefield, CT Thursday,Aug 24 at 8pm

    Guitarist Robert Randolph & The Family Band is a funk and soul band.

    More information is available at ridgefieldplayhouse.org or at (203) 438-5795

  • Greater Port Jefferson/Northern Brookhaven Arts Council- Sunset Concert Performance

    Harborfront Park- 101A East Broadway, Port Jefferson NY Thursday,Aug 24 at 6:30pm

    A folk-pop trio, Damaged Goods, from the Port Jefferson area performs.

    More information is available at www.gpjac.org or at 631-473-5220

  • East End Arts- Concert Performance

    89 N. Ocean Ave, Patchogue, NY Thursday,Aug 24 at 7:00 PM

    Bakithi Kumalo is a bassist, composer and vocalist performs with David Bravo and the East End Arts Music Masters.

    More information is available at www.eastendarts.org or at 631-727-0900

  • Bridgeport Library- Reminisce: Recalling Memories and Music

    3455 Madison Ave. Bridgeport, CT Tuesday,Aug 22 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    A community event for ages 55 and older with recalling memories, telling stories, and embracing the future- with music that takes you back.

    More information is available at www.bportlibrary.org or at (203) 576-7003

  • FOREVER GRATEFUL MUSIC FEST

    Friday,Aug 18 to Saturday,Aug 19

    Two-day festival celebrating the Grateful Dead. The festival includes tribute sets to The Allman Brothers, Bob Marley, Jerry Garcia Band, Grateful Dead.
    Starts Friday at 6pm. Starts Saturday at 1pm.
    Ives Concert Park
    WCSU Westside Campus
    43 Lake Ave. Extension
    Danbury, CT
    www.ivesconcertpark.com

  • Creative Arts Workshop- Japanese Lampmaking Workshop

    80 Audubon Street New Haven CT Saturday,Aug 19 at 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM

    Learn how to make an elegant Japanese lamp in this one-day workshop. Participants use wood and rice paper to create a floor or table lamp.

    More information is available at www.creativeartsworkshop.org or at (203)-562-4927

  • Palace Theater- Caroline Davis Quartet Performance

    100 East Main Street, Waterbury CT Friday,Aug 18 at 8:00 PM

    The Caroline Davis Quartet performs in the style of Jazz.

    More information is available at www.palacetheaterct.org or at (203)-346-2000

  • Mattatuck Museum- Walk Around Yoga on the Green

    144 West Main Street Waterbury, CT Thursday,Aug 17 at 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

    All level class with certified yoga instructor Traci Weber. Walk around Yoga (WAY) takes yoga outside and blends it with the cardio workout of walking around the green.

    If raining, class would be held inside the Museum.

    More information is available at www.mattmuseum.org or at (203) 753-0381

  • Guilford Arts Center- Nature Printing On Textiles & Paper Workshop

    411 Church Street Guilford, CT Sunday,Aug 13 at 1:00PM - 5:00PM

    Learn to transform simple cotton and linen fabrics with unique designs and patterns using leaves, flowers, paints and inks.

    More information is available at www.guilfordartcenter.org or at 203-453-5947

  • Wilton Butterfly Walk

    Saturday,Aug 12 at 10am

    Saturday, August 12, 10AM. Meadow Butterfly Walk Along the Pollinator Pathway
    Victor DeMasi, lepidopterist, will lead a walk through Keeler’s Ridge meadow in Wilton, CT, introducing area butterflies and moths and discussing their food and habitats. Afterwards, refreshments at the Wilton Fire Station adjacent to Keeler’s Ridge meadow. There you can learn more about the Wilton Pollinator Pathway project organized by NRWA, Woodcock Nature Center, Wilton Conservation Land Trust and the Wilton Garden Club. Long pants tucked into socks and long-sleeved shirts are recommended. Rain date, Sunday, August 13. Register to be contacted should weather require rescheduling.
    Telephone- 877-NWRA-INFO
    http://norwalkriver.org/

  • East End Arts- Concert Performance

    275 Christian Ave, Stony Brook, NY Saturday,Aug 12 at 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    Bakithi Kumalo is a bassist, composer and vocalist performs with David Bravo and the East End Arts Music Masters. The performance is part of the Harbor Jazz Festival.

    More information is available at www.eastendarts.org or at 631-727-0900

  • FREE SHAKESPEARE & GREEN EXPO

    Saturday,Aug 12

    Shakespeare on the Green and Green Expo
    FREE EVENT!
    Green Expo at 12pm ~ Performance at 2pm
    Part of the Ridgefield Magazine Broadway & Cabaret Series

    Eat. Shop. Stay. Come and enjoy the Green Expo – a free outdoor day of fun! Vendors, a free wine tasting, food by Nature’s Temptations. At 2pm, Hudson Valley Shakespeare’s production of “Love’s Labour’s Lost” under the tent.
    Ridgefield Playhouse 80 East Ridge Ridgefield, CT 06877
    https://ridgefieldplayhouse.org/

  • Silvermine Arts Center- Art of the Northeast Walk & Talk

    1037 Silvermine Road New Canaan, CT Tuesday,Aug 8 at 6pm

    Silvermine Galleries features an artist talk with several of this year’s Art of the Northeast exhibiting artists.

    The talk will feature discussion about the work and process from the following exhibiting artists:

    Ellen Hopkins Fountain
    Myke Karlowki
    Michael Kozlowski
    Barbara Marks

    More information is available at www.silvermineart.org or at (203)-966-9700

  • The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum-In Dialogue discussion

    258 Main Street Ridgefield, CT Sunday,Aug 6 at 3 pm to 4 pm

    A roundtable discussion with Artist Beth Campbell, Author Lawrence Weschler, and Neuroscientist and Author Carl Schooner about how the brain works, and the pathways we take, or don’t take, that define us, connect us, and chart our life experiences.

    More information is available at www.aldrichart.org or at 203-438-4519

  • The Ridgefield Playhouse -Tommy Emmanuel Performance

    80 East Ridge Ridgefield, CT Saturday,Aug 5 at 8pm

    Rock musician, Tommy Emmanuel utilizes three different parts simultaneously into his material, operating as a one-man band who handles the melody, the supporting chords and the bass. Also performing is Australian singer and songwriter Rick Price.

    More information is available at ridgefieldplayhouse.org or at (203) 438-5795

  • The Vail-Leavitt Music Hall- East End Fringe Festival – Poetry Project

    18 Peconic Ave., Riverhead, N.Y Tuesday,Aug 1 at 7 pm

    An evening of readings from poets including Robert Savino, Gladys Henderson, Tammy Nuzzo and more.

    More information is available at www.thevail.org or at (631) 727-5782