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  • John McCutcheon Performance

    311 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

  • Access Health CT Open Enrollment Fair

    OIC of New London, 106 Truman Street, New London CT Saturday,Nov 17 at 10am-2pm

    Open Enrollment for help choosing a plan and

    Enrolling in healthcare coverage. Online registration

    is encouraged but not required. More information available at

    Learn.AccessHealthCT.com/Locations

  • Play-THE GOD GAME

    Thursday,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

  • Native American Read In

    Canios 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

  • ANN’S PLACE- FESTIVAL OF TREES

    Friday,Nov 16 to Sunday,Nov 18

    Friday through Sunday, 10am-4pm
    Tennies & Ties Gala-S​aturday, 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

    http://www.annsplacefestivaloftrees.org/

  • Bridgeport Library- Turning Point Coaching: Career Forward Workshop

    2705 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

  • HERSTORY- BRAVE JOURNEYS

    Sunday,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
    http://www.herstorywriters.org/

  • Whitfield Museum- Firelight Festival

    248 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

  • Yale Concert Band and Yale Jazz Ensemble Concert

    Woolsey 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

  • Access Health CT Open Enrollment Fair

    St. Vincent Medical Center, 2800 Main Street, Bridgeport CT Saturday,Dec 1 at 10am-2pm

    Open Enrollment for help choosing a plan and

    Enrolling in healthcare coverage. Online registration

    is encouraged but not required. More information available at
    Learn.AccessHealthCT.com/Locations

  • Suffolk County Historial Society Museum- Mile Markers of the North Fork event

    300 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.

    Reservations requested.

    More information available at www.suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org or at 631-727-2881

  • Access Health CT Open Enrollment Fair

    Waterbury Hospital 64 Robbins Street, Waterbury CT Saturday,Dec 8 at 10am-2pm

    Open Enrollment for help choosing a plan and

    Enrolling in healthcare coverage. Online registration

    is encouraged but not required. More information available at

    Learn.AccessHealthCT.com/Locations

  • MOBY CONCERT BENEFITS THE ALDRICH

    Saturday,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
    ridgefieldplayhouse.org 203-438-5795

  • Access Health CT Open Enrollment Fair

    20 Landale Avenue, Milford CT Saturday,Dec 15 at 10am-2pm

    Open Enrollment for help choosing a plan and

    Enrolling in healthcare coverage. Online registration

    is encouraged but not required. More information available at

    Learn.AccessHealthCT.com/Locations

  • Play- CLEVER LITTLE LIES

    Thursday,Feb 28 to Sunday,Mar 17 at various days & times

    The Square One Theatre Company

    CLEVER LITTLE LIES by Joe DiPietro offers sidesplitting chaos as Alice digs for the truth in her marriage and gets even more honesty than anyone expected. Performances are Febrary 28th through March 17th.

    Performance are at Stratford Academy, 719 Birdseye Street, Stratford, Connecticut.

    Performance dates, times and more info at: 203-375-8778 (24/7) and squareonetheatre.com