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  • BOOK & BOTTLE: SAVING FIRE ISLAND FROM ROBERT MOSES: THE FIGHT FOR A NATIONAL SEASHORE

    300 West Main Street, Riverhead, NY Thursday,Jul 25 at 6:00 p.m.

    This event is taking place at the Suffolk County Historical Society Museum. To developer Robert Moses, the Fire Island coastline was ripe for the construction of a parkway. Standing up to those ambitions were the communities of Fire Island, unified in their love for their sun-washed sandy beaches and in their fight for federal protection through the creation of the Fire Island National Seashore. Author Christopher Verga will discuss their triumphant struggle, the subject of his most recent book. Members Free; Non-Members $5. Includes wine + cheese. RSVP Required: 631-727-2881 x100.

    Thursday, July 25, 2019 – 6:00 pm

    SUFFOLK COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM
    300 West Main St., Riverhead, NY 11901
    www.SuffolkCountyHistoricalSociety.org
    Phone: 631-727-2881

  • HARTFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA — THE MUSIC OF ELTON JOHN

    22 Iron Horse Blvd. Simsbury Friday,Jul 26 at 7:30 p.m.

    The Hartford Symphony Orchestra is joined by rock band, Jeans ‘n Classics with lead vocalist Jean Meilleur to present an evening of hits that takes us from “Your Song” to “The Circle of Life” and beyond!

    This event is part of the Talcott Mountain Music Festival Series and will take place at:

    Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center | 22 Iron Horse Blvd, Simsbury, CT
    Friday, July 26, 2019
    7:30 p.m.

    Rain date: July 27, 2019

    More information available at https://hartfordsymphony.org or at 860.987.5900

  • Westside Reggae Festival

    Saturday,Jul 27 at Gates open at 1pm

    Featuring Beres Hammond, Maxi Priest, Yellowman and Etana.
    Also performing, K’reema, Hezron, Anthem Band and many more.
    Music, food and fun for the whole family.

    Ives Concert Park, 43 Lake Ave Ext, Danbury CT
    www.ivesconcertpark.com/westside-reggae-festival

  • DENI BONET

    Saturday,Jul 27 at 8PM SHOW

    Deni Bonet Soloing with the Danbury Music Center Summer Festival Orchestra.

    Deni will be soloing with the DMC Summer Festival Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Stephen Michael Smith. She’ll be performing several of her original songs, accompanied by a full symphony!

    Visual and Performing Arts Center at Western Connecticut State University, 43 Lake Ave Ext, Danbury, CT 06811