Access Health CT Open Enrollment FairWaterbury Hospital 64 Robbins Street, Waterbury CT Saturday,Dec 8 at 10am-2pm
Doug Hartline and Friends Christmas ConcertFirst Congregational Church Music Hall 164 Deer Hill Avenue, Danbury CT Saturday,Dec 8 at 4pm
Doug Hartline and friends perform light jazz and contemporary arrangements. Enjoy seasonal music performed with vibraphone, guitar, bass, drums, and vocals.
More information available at 203-744-2337
MOBY CONCERT BENEFITS THE ALDRICHSaturday,Dec 8
Moby: A Concert to Benefit The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
8 PM THE RIDGEFIELD PLAYHOUSE
Moby will take to the stage to benefit The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum performing an acoustic set comprised of his own music, favorites and new songs, and covers of classics by Led Zeppelin, Johnny Cash, and Neil Young. He will be joined on stage by singers Mindy Jones and Julie Mintz and violinist Claudia Chopek.
Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd. Ridgefield, CT
Suffolk County Historial Society Museum- Mile Markers of the North Fork event300 West Main Street, Riverhead, NY Thursday,Dec 6 at 6:00 pm
Discover the intriguing history of the mile markers that sit on the side of the road of the North Fork, and the various stories on how the markers came to line the roads every mile. Arrive early to see one of the original mile markers in the Early Suffolk Transport Gallery.
More information available at www.suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org or at 631-727-2881
Access Health CT Open Enrollment FairSt. Vincent Medical Center, 2800 Main Street, Bridgeport CT Saturday,Dec 1 at 10am-2pm
Yale Concert Band and Yale Jazz Ensemble ConcertWoolsey Hall 500 College Street New Haven, CT Saturday,Dec 1 at 2pm
Thomas C. Duffy, Music Director. Two settings of Tchaikovsky’s holiday musical piece, “The Nutcracker Suite.” The Yale Concert Band presents the classical wind band version (Mayhew L. Lake), alternated with the Yale Jazz Ensemble performing the Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn “big band” arrangement. Also featuring “Sleigh Ride” (Leroy Anderson).
More information available at https://bands.yalecollege.yale.edu or at (203) 432-4111
Whitfield Museum- Firelight Festival248 Old Whitfield Street Guilford CT Friday,Nov 30 at 4 pm to 8 pm.
Whitfield State Museum presents its annual Firelight Festival on Friday, November 30th, from 4 pm to 8 pm. There would be roasted marshmallows and chestnuts, popcorn, hot cocoa, mulled cider, hourly readings of The Night Before Christmas and tour the 1639 Whitfield House.
More information available at www.cultureandtourism.org or at 203-453-2457
HERSTORY- BRAVE JOURNEYSSunday,Nov 25 at 3PM
Reading and discussion of Herstory Writers’ Workshop publication, Brave Journeys, a collection of 15 stories by young people, ages 14-17, who risked their lives crossing borders. Community call-to-action. Co-sponsored by Racial Justice East End.
Canios Books, 290 Main St. Sag Harbor, NY
Bridgeport Library- Turning Point Coaching: Career Forward Workshop2705 Fairfield Ave. Bridgeport, CT Tuesday,Nov 20 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Learn the strategies needed to make your efforts transformational, pointing you towards success. Resume help, search techniques and strategies, networking advice, getting through online job applications and using social media are some of the subjects discussed.
More information available at bportlibrary.org or at (203) 576-7025
Play-THE GOD GAMEThursday,Nov 1 to Sunday,Nov 18 at various times
The Square One Theatre Company
THE GOD GAME , Suzanne Bradbeers’ timely play about politics
and faith, marriage and friendship, choices and consequences.
THE GOD GAME runs November 1st through the 18th.
Performances are Thursday-Sunday at Stratford Academy, 719 Birdseye Street, Stratford, Connecticut.
Performance days, times and more info at: 203-375-8778 (24/7) and squareonetheatre.com
ANN’S PLACE- FESTIVAL OF TREESFriday,Nov 16 to Sunday,Nov 18
Friday through Sunday, 10am-4pm
Tennies & Ties Gala-Saturday, November 17TH, 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Under a 90’ ceiling with Holiday Tree competition, craft beer tasting, and the Tennies & Ties Gala. The weekend brings musicians and dancers, artisans and quilters, gifts, sporting games, Tom Pesce’s Saturday Magic, famous characters and raffles. The Festival benefits Ann’s place, Danbury, CT which strives to create the miracle of hope & comfort for our neighbors living with cancer.
Danbury Sports Dome, 25 Shelter Rock Lane, Danbury, CT 06810
Native American Read InCanios Books, 290 Main St. Sag Harbor, NY Sunday,Nov 18 at 3pm
A celebration of great literature by Native American writers. You are welcome to read a short (3-5 min) excerpt of a poem or fiction/non-fiction work.
More information available at 631-725-4926
Access Health CT Open Enrollment FairOIC of New London, 106 Truman Street, New London CT Saturday,Nov 17 at 10am-2pm
John McCutcheon Performance311 Temple Street (directly behind main library) New Haven, CT Saturday,Nov 17 at 7 pm
John McCutcheon a folksinger, instrumentalist and songwriter performs to benefit the CT Children’s Museum.
More information available at 203-654-7958
SILENT FILMS-LIVE PIANOSunday,Nov 11
Silent Films with Live Piano Accompanist, Ben Model
Doors: 3:00; Show: 4:00
“Number, Please?” with: Harold Lloyd
“Fade-Away” with: Koko The Clown Cartoon
“The Scarecrow” with: Buster Keaton
“Big Business” with: Laurel & Hardy
Live at the Edmond Town Hall – 45 Main Street, Newtown, CT, 06470, (203) 270-4285
NASHVILLE IN WESTPORTSaturday,Nov 10 at 6PM-?
“Supper & Soul” Returns with Kasey Tyndall AND introductory entertainment by Jon Saxon.
Ticket buys a three course dinner, the show and happy hour pricing for drinks apres concert.
Restaurant seating is by reservation only, for 6pm. Concert will be at the Seabury Center on Church Lane at 8pm.
Access Health CT Open Enrollment FairManchester Memorial Hospital, 71 Haynes St Manchester Saturday,Nov 10 at 10am-2pm
Bijou-WPKN BENEFIT & LIVE BROADCASTFriday,Nov 9 at 8-11PM
Rick Reyes has crafted a fusion of Latin, Bluegrass, Blues, Country , Folk and Jazz performed by a line-up of outstanding musicians, including Uma Lou, even some ‘Beatnik-style’ spoken word by poet Iyaba Ibo Mandingo and accompanied by bassist Rich Zurkowsky. Other musicians include, Dan Carlucci vocals and guitar, Jordan Jancz on cello, Chris Stanley ‘Gospel’ drums and more.
Bijou Theatre,275 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT, 06605
ELECTION DAY!!! VOTE! VOTE! VOTE!Tuesday,Nov 6
PAPER SHREDDING FUNDRAISERSaturday,Nov 3 at 9AM-NOON
On Saturday, November 3, the United Methodist Church of Monroe will be holding a Paper Shredding Fundraiser Event (rain or shine) from 9:00 – noon at Village Square, 401 Route 111, Monroe. The event will benefit missions near and far. Individuals and businesses are welcome.
info: www.umcmonroe.org , email at email@example.com or at 203.268.8395.
City Seed- Wooster Square Farmers MarketRusso Park, corner of Chapel Street and DePalma Court Saturday,Nov 3 at 9 AM – 1 PM
Wooster Square Farmers’ Market includes live music, as well as fruits and vegetables, artisan breads and more.
More information available at http://cityseed.org, or at 203-773-3736
SISTERS OF SLIDE- NHSaturday,Nov 3 at 7PM
East Rock Concert Series
Sisters of Slide: Blues singer/guitarist Rory Block
with Dobro, steel guitar and lap steel player Cindy Cashdollar
and singer/songwriter Caroline Doctorow.
Saturday November 3rd, 7PM
mActivity Coffee Bar, 285 Nicoll St, New Haven , CT
Business Women’s Forum Conference556 Mulberry St, Plantsville, CT Tuesday,Oct 30 at 8 AM to 4 PM
The 2018 Business Women’s Forum (BWF), a full-day leadership conference, a program of the Greater Waterbury Chamber of Commerce Foundation will be held Tuesday, October 30, 8 AM to 4 PM, in Plantsville CT.
The conference includes our professional development workshops, two speed networking workshops, breakfast, lunch, networking and a closing reception.
Registration required. More information available at: 203-757-0701
ALI RYERSON TRIOSunday,Oct 28
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Ali Ryerson, flute…Paul Meyers, guitar…David Finck, bass
Sarah’s Wine Bar, 20 West Lane /Route 35, Ridgefield, CT 06877
CITY WIDE OPEN STUDIOS-YALE WESTFriday,Oct 26 to Sunday,Oct 28
Noon – 6:00 PM
October 26 Preview Day
Many events in the visual and performing arts. This weekend at the Yale West Campus. Website includes event listings and locations where CWOS event programs can be picked up.
Yale West Campus, Building 410, 100 West Campus Drive, Orange, CT
Bijou- DAVID BROMBERGSunday,Oct 28 at 8PM SHOW
His journey spans five decades, and includes adventures with Dylan, Harrison, Garcia, and Rev. Gary Davis. Bromberg has mastered of several stringed instruments (guitar, fiddle, Dobro, mandolin), playing in multiple styles.
Bijou Theatre, 275 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT, 06605
During the Kavanaugh confirmation, womxn* have been filled with rightful rage as Senate Republicans have tried to ram through his confirmation to the Supreme Court, despite credible allegations of sexual assault.
Turn your sacred RAGE into CHANGE. This Friday and continuing every Friday until November 23rd, I’m joining the call for womxn* to wear black, rise up, and put a halt to ‘business as usual.’
Working Families Party
#BlackFridays signer and organizer
BIJOU-JONATHON EDWARDSFriday,Oct 26 at 8PM SHOW
Four decades into his career Jonathon Edwards delivers songs of passion, songs of insight and songs of humor. His repertoire includes “Honky Tonk Stardust Cowboy,” “Sometimes,” “One Day Closer,” “Don’t Cry Blue,” “Emma,” “Everybody Knows Her,” “Athens County,” and the ode to putting a good buzz on, “Shanty.”
Bijou Theatre,275 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT, 06605
The Hampton Theatre Company – A Comedy of Tenors PerformanceQuogue Community Hall 125 Jessup Avenue Quogue, NY Thursday,Oct 25 at 7pm
A comedy performance, by Ken Ludwig and directed by Diana Marbury.
More information available at www.hamptontheatre.org or at (631)-653-8955
RIDGEFIELD INDY FILM FESTThursday,Oct 18 to Sunday,Oct 21
2018 Ridgefield Independent Film Festival
Thursday, October 18th through Sunday, October 21
The Ridgefield Independent Film Festival (RIFF) celebrates independent films from around the world that enlighten, entertain, and inspire moviegoers through compelling visual storytelling. Venues are all walking distance and include the Ridgefield Playhouse, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield Library, Keeler Tavern Museum, and the new ACT Theatre.
HOWARD UNIV. GOSPEL CHOIR- BRIDGEHAMPTONSaturday,Sep 8 at 3:30PM
Howard University Gospel Choir Concert
Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church
2429 Main Street, Bridgehampton NY
A benefit for the Bridgehampton Child Care and Recreation Center
Tickets Info- bhccrc.org