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  • American Liver Foundation- Liver Life Walk Hartford-New Haven

    999 W Main Street Meriden, CT Sunday,Sep 23 at 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

    The Liver Life Walk features a festival-type atmosphere including activities, food, entertainment and information about the American Liver Foundation.

    More information available at www.liverlifewalk.org/hartford or at 203-234-2022

  • Milford Arts Council- Paint In Workshop

    81 Naugatuck Avenue, Milford, CT Tuesday,Sep 25 at 7 pm - 9 pm

    Be led step by step to create a painting in an evening by an instructor.

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

  • Suffolk County Historical Society- Weather and Long Island History Presentation

    300 West Main Street, Riverhead, NY Thursday,Sep 27 at 6:00 pm

    The Presentation led by Frank Turano examines weather events in Long Island’s history and attempts to address such questions as: how fog has played a role in our island’s history, whether the rainfall pattern on Long Island has changed, and more.

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

  • Suffolk County Historical Society- Silent Film Program: The Silver Screens of Suffolk featuring Long Island composer J. K. Hodge

    300 West Main Street, Riverhead, NY Saturday,Sep 29 at 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    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 J. K. Hodge.

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

  • Live Green Connecticut- The Last Taste of Summer Craft Beer Festival

    Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, 100 Arch Street, Greenwich, CT Saturday,Sep 29 at 1pm

    An Afternoon including craft beer,food,local bands playing live music , activities and more.

    More information available at www.livegreenct.org or at (203) 536-4695

  • The Northwest Conservation District – Living off the Grid

    213 East Street North, Goshen, CT Saturday,Sep 29 at 1pm-3pm

    A tour and workshop at the Sunshine Farm in Goshen Connecticut. Sharon Tanner, provides a tour of a passive solar house using natural local building materials. And explores pros and cons of various techniques and choices made.

    More information available at www.conservect.org or at (860)-626-7222

  • American Liver Foundation- Liver Life Walk Stamford

    101 Commons Park S, Stamford, CT Sunday,Sep 30 at 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

    The Liver Life Walk features a festival-type atmosphere including activities, food, entertainment and information about the American Liver Foundation.

    More information available at www.liverlifewalk.org/stamford or at 203-234-2022

  • WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S – NEW HAVEN, CT

    Sunday,Sep 30

    Take the first step to a world without Alzheimer’s. The Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to fight Alzheimer’s. All funds raised through Walk to End Alzheimer’s further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association.

    Location: Lighthouse Point Park, 2 Lighthouse Road, New Haven, CT 06512

    Registration 8:30am, Ceremony at 10:00am, Walk at 10:30am

    http://act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2018/CT-Connecticut?fr_id=11110&pg=entry

  • Hammonassett Festival

    Guilford Fairgrounds, Guilford, CT Saturday,Sep 29 to Sunday,Sep 30 at September 29, 10 AM – 7 PM; September 30, 10 AM – 5 PM

    The Hammonassett Festival features Native American music and dancing, special guests, Native American-made art and crafts, family activities , and much more. The festival raises awareness and teach the public about Native American cultures and nature.

    More information available at www.hammonasset.org

  • WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S- DANBURY, CT

    Sunday,Sep 30

    Take the first step to a world without Alzheimer’s. All funds raised through Walk to End Alzheimer’s further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association.

    Location: West Connecticut State University – Westside Campus,
    43 Lake Avenue Ext., Danbury, CT 06811

    Registration 8:30am, Ceremony at 10:00am, Walk at 10:30am

    http://act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2018/CT-Connecticut?fr_id=11106&pg=entry

  • Bridgeport Library- Turning Point Coaching: Job Skills and Computer Courses

    2705 Fairfield Ave. Bridgeport, CT Tuesday,Oct 2 at 4:30pm - 7:45 pm

    Coach Arlene Donovan educates on crafting resumes, cover letters and teaches all about job interviews in addition to various job search skills from 4:30pm- 5:45pm

    Coach Arlene Donovan also leads a computer course that focuses on learning the basics of using a computer to word processing and more from 6:00pm-7:45pm

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

  • ANDERS OSBORNE BENEFIT FOR SPREADMUSICNOW

    Thursday,Oct 4 at Doors: 7pm/Show: 8pm

    Since his recording debut in 1989, Anders Osborne has written virtually all of his own material and written songs for a variety of artists. Born in Sweden, Osborne moved to New orleans at an early age and soaked up the musical vibe there. He’s known for detailed songwriting, emotional, soulful vocals and piercing guitar work.

    The Warehouse at FTC
    70 Sanford St, Fairfield, CT

    https://www.spreadmusicnow.org

  • Bruce Museum- Outdoor Arts Festival

    1 Museum Drive Greenwich, CT Saturday,Oct 6 at 10:00am - 5:00pm

    New and Returning artists from across the country showcase their work on the grounds of the Bruce Museum at the Bruce Museum Outdoor Arts Festival.

    More information is available at www.brucemuseum.org or at 203-869-0376

  • BLACK BEAR AMERICANA MUSIC FESTIVAL

    Thursday,Oct 4 to Monday,Oct 8

    The Black Bear Americana Music Festival is coming to the Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen, CT this Columbus Day Weekend,   Music- October 5th, 6th & 7th.

    Adam Ezra, The Revelers, John Gorka, Vance Gilbert,The Nields, The Grand Slambovians, Goodnight Moonshine, The Mammals and many more (30+ bands).

    Food, crafts, dancing, workshops, performers, campsite jams, bonfires and games.
    More @ www.blackbearmusicfest.com. or 860.469.5081.

  • TRIBUTE TO JONI MITCHELL’S JAZZ

    Saturday,Oct 13

    7:00 P.M.
    Featuring: Leslie Ballard, Christian Martirano, George Lisew, Stephen Moran, Roger Post, Matt Spencer and Steve Zerlin
    Beer and wine will be for sale at this event. Proceeds benefit Edmond Town Hall restoration.
    45 Main St, Newtown, CT 06470

    Phone: (203) 270-4285
    https://www.edmondtownhall.org/events/list/?tribe_paged=2&tribe_event_display=list