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  • Southampton Arts Center- The Chalk Art of Letting Go

    25 Jobs Lane Southampton, NY Saturday,Mar 23 at 3-4:30 PM

    North Fork artist , Kara Hoblin leads the chalk creation program. Make your own chalk creation inspired by something you would like to let go of. Attendees work off their own small chalkboards that will be therapeutically erased at the end of the session.

    More information available at www.southamptonartscenter.org

  • Acoustic Music Revue

    45 Broad St Seymour, CT Saturday,Mar 23 at 7-9pm

    The Acoustic Music Revue features: Matt Miklus & Friends featuring Jackie Meeker, Richard Neal, and Morgan Morse.

    Matt Miklus performs in the styles of folk, bluegrass, blues and more.

    More information available at 203-888-6729

  • ZERO WASTE FAIRE

    Saturday,Mar 23

    11am–4pm, Wilton High School Field House

    The Zero Waste Faire is designed to educate, inspire, entertain, and engage people about zero waste living. By sharing information and ideas from speakers, exhibitors, media, and discussions of current issues, the Faire will help advance Zero Waste practices that benefit everyone.

    Wilton High School Field House, 395 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT 06897

    http://wiltongogreen.org/zero-waste-faire-2019/

    https://www.facebook.com/events/2062576120700768/

  • Fairfield Public Library – Mini-Golf event

    1080 Post Road Fairfield CT Sunday,Mar 24 at 10am – 3pm

    Mini-Golf at the Fairfield Public Library is a family-friendly event.
    The event is going to be held on Sunday, March 24th from 10am-3pm at the Fairfield Public Library, 1080 Post Road Fairfield CT.

    More information available at fairfieldpubliclibrary.org or at 203-256-3155

  • The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum- Evening for Educators: Confronting Vulnerability

    258 Main Street Ridgefield, CT Thursday,Mar 28 at 5:30 pm - 7 pm

    How can embracing vulnerability empower innovation? We explore the synergies between art, healing, and mental health through the lens of artists whose hardships have informed their artistic processes. This panel delves into how the act of creating can serve as a therapeutic environment and how educators across disciplines can build empathy in their classroom and provide creative outlets and inspiration for students coping with mental health conditions, challenging family environments, anxiety, and stress.

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

  • Center for Family Justice- Walk A Mile Kick Off Party

    255 South Frontage Road, Bridgeport, Connecticut Thursday,Mar 28 at 5:30 pm

    Learn about the Walk A Mile event and hear from the Center for Family Justice.

    More information available at centerforfamilyjustice.org or at 203-334-6154

    Please note registration is required.

  • Klein Memorial Auditorium- Klein Theatre Arts Presents Contemporary Broadway

    910 Fairfield Ave Bridgeport, CT Friday,Mar 29 at 7PM

    KTA, or Klein Theatre Arts, is the cornerstone of The Klein’s education and outreach effort by providing instruction in music, dance, and drama to Bridgeport students in grades 6 through 12.

    More information available at theklein.org or at (800) 424-0160

  • Milford Arts Council- Low Strung performance

    40 Railroad Ave S. Milford, CT Friday,Mar 29 at 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

    Low Strung is a group of classically trained cellists from Yale University. The group transforms classics of the rock, pop, metal, and blues genres into pieces designed exclusively for the cello.

    More information available at www.milfordarts.org or at 203-878-6647

  • Center for Family Justice- Rockin’ Around the Decades Event

    337 Kenyon Street Stratford, CT Saturday,Mar 30 at 7PM — 11PM

    This event marks Band Together’s 100th and final performance.

    More information available at centerforfamilyjustice.org or at 203-334-6154

  • JAZZ MASTERS- Jack Wilkins Trio

    Sunday,Mar 31

    Jack Wilkins- guitar, Jeff Pittson- piano, Essiet Essiet- bass

    6:30pm – 8:30pm
    cover charge & minimum

    Sarah’s Wine Bar, 20 West Lane /Route 35, Ridgefield, CT 06877
    Reservations Recommended
    203-438-8282

  • Cinema Arts Centre- Open Mic Night

    423 Park Avenue Huntington NY Wednesday,Apr 3 at 7-9PM

    Acts can include but are not limited to:

    ∙ Song
    ∙ Dance
    ∙ Music performance
    ∙ Poetry
    ∙ Spoken word
    ∙ Comedy
    ∙ Talent
    ∙ Performance
    ∙ and more.

    More information available at cinemaartscentre.org or at 631-423-7611

  • Suffolk County Historical Society- Silent Film Program

    300 West Main Street, Riverhead, NY Thursday,Apr 4 at 6PM

    The program features a lecture, film, and musical program focused on the nostalgia of the silent film era. The event begins with a lecture on the early history of silent film, followed by the live experience of two original silent films with musical accompaniment scored and performed live by composer J. K. Hodge.

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

  • Guilford Art Center- Friday Night Art Pottery

    411 Church Street Guilford, CT Friday,Apr 5 at 6:30PM - 9:30PM

    An introductory evening in the pottery studio. Create a unique piece of pottery using simple techniques working with clay. Various tools are used to add texture and color.

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

  • Westport Library- Anyone Can Be Organized Class

    20 Jesup Road, Westport, CT Friday,Apr 5 at 11AM - 12PM

    Take this one hour class and learn how to use technology to keep you organized. This class goes over popular organiztion apps like Evernote that will keep you organized across all devices.

    Class will be held in the Program Room at the Westport Library.

    More information available at westportlibrary.org or at 203-291-4800

  • PANEL- SEA LEVEL RISE IN LI SOUND

    Tuesday,Apr 9 at 6:30 PM

    A panel of experts will discuss climate change and sea level rise, and answer questions on coastal erosion, property value decline, loss of coastal habitats, and potential loss of life due to flooding.

    PANEL:
    Curt Johnson – President, Save the Sound
    David Sutherland – Dir. of Govt. Relations, The Nature Conservancy
    Rebecca French – Director of Resilience, CT Department of Housing
    James O’Donnell – CT Institute for Resilience & Climate Adaptation

    Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, Darien, CT
    Event is free and open to the public.
    Refreshments Provided by Darien Library
    https://secure.everyaction.com/_-jp9hU_c0Oy8YqCt63UiA2

  • Bridgeport Library- Turning Point Coaching: Computer Workshop

    2705 Fairfield Ave. Bridgeport, CT Tuesday,Apr 9 at 6pm -7:30pm

    These classes are designed to provide up to date changes in technology. Turning Point Coaching present training on a variety of topics from:

    * Basic computing fundamentals (understanding the components of a computer, etc.)

    * Internet safety (computer virus to phishing)

    * Microsoft Office Suite applications (basic to intermediate Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

    * Email etiquette to assist with job search, attaching a document, and so much more.

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

  • Milford Arts Council- Open Mic

    40 Railroad Avenue Milford, CT Wednesday,Apr 10 at 7:00 PM- 10:00 PM

    Open to anyone who wants to share their gifts and talents in the singing, dancing, acting, reciting the written word, or playing an instrument.

    More information available at milfordarts.org or at 203-878-6647

  • Yale Concert Band Spring Concert

    500 College Street New Haven, CT Friday,Apr 12 at 7:30pm to 9:30pm

    Thomas C. Duffy, Music Director. Featuring The Rite of Spring (Igor Stravinsky/arr. Terry Vosbein), Symphony No. 1 (Frank Ticheli).

    More information available at bands.yalecollege.yale.edu or at (203) 432-4111

  • Ridgefield Playhouse- Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra Performance

    80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT Friday,Apr 12 at 8pm

    Musicians from the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra perform Stravinsky’s piece “A Solider’s Tale”.

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

  • New Haven Chamber of Commerce- Discover the Chamber Event

    900 Chapel Street 10th Floor, New Haven, CT Friday,Apr 19 at 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

    An opportunity to learn about the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce will be held at the Chamber offices on Chapel Street in New Haven starting at 8:30 am.

    More information available at www.gnhcc.com or at 203-787-6735

  • Palace Theater- Albert Rivera & The Curtis Brothers Performance

    100 East Main Street, Waterbury CT Friday,Apr 19 at 7pm

    Part of the Palace Theater’s Spring Jazz Series.

    Albert Rivera performs in the styles of contemporary and smooth Jazz.

    The Curtis Brothers include bassist Luques and pianist Zacc.

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

  • Center for Family Justice- Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

    Fairfield Train Station (Mill Plain Road Entrance) to the Fairfield Town Hall Green Saturday,Apr 27 at 8AM

    Walk A Mile In Her Shoes is a walk to end violence against women and girls.

    More information available at walkamile.centerforfamilyjustice.org or at 203-334-6154

  • PLAY- LUNGS

    Thursday,May 2 to Sunday,May 19

    A young couple considers parenthood. They want to have a child for the right reasons. But, in a time of global anxiety, erratic weather and political unrest, what exactly are the right reasons? Duncan Macmillan’s oft-kilter love story is at once harrowing and funny. A Connecticut premiere!

    Weekend matinee and evening performances continue May 2-19. (See website for show times.)

    Square One Theatre Company, Stratford Academy,
    719 Birdseye St., Stratford, CT 06615

    203.375.8778
    https://www.squareonetheatre.com/