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37th Annual Oyster Festival

37th Annual Oyster Festival

Think summer is over when the kids go back to school? Not so fast! Check out Norwalk's Oyster Festival September 5th through the 7th!

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Spiritual Awakening

Spiritual Awakening

Yoga has exploded in popularity recently with new studios popping up all over Westchester County- and for good reason. The practice involves a synchronization of body and mind in order to promote physical and mental health. The benefits of yoga are tenfold: balance, breath, strength, and...

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Where can I find apple picking orchards in Weschester, Fairfield, and Litchfield counties?

Where can I find apple picking orchards in Weschester, Fairfield, and Litchfield counties?

You know what they say- an apple a day keeps the doctor away. With mornings getting colder, I think that’s some sound advice to follow. High in fiber, Vitamin C and potassium, and low in sodium and fat, this fruit is certainly not a bad snack. With this in mind, why not pick your own...

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Heart of the Matter

Not Your Decision

Larry Ackerman is the president and founder of The Identity Circle, a consulting firm that helps organizations perform better and individuals find the happiness they deserve. Find the answer to questions ranging from boyfriends to self-value.

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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wilton Fall Antiques Market

Barnstar Productions and the Wilton Historical Society will present The Wilton Antiques Market. More than 80 exhibitors are expected to participate in the Americana-filled event, featuring a...

Cost: $10

Where?
Wilton High School Field House
395 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT  06897
View map »

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package

THANN Sanctuary Spa's

First Anniversary Package

When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary...

Cost: $345

Where?
THANN Sanctuary Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Over There: Washington and the Great War

This exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of World War One, one of the largest and bloodiest conflicts in history, where over 70 million military personnel were mobilized around the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Museum
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gunn Memorial Museum
Telephone: 860-868-7756
Contact name: Stephen Bartkus
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Explores Rare Weaponry of Ancient Culture at the Katonah Museum of Art

The Katonah Museum of Art hosts the nationally-touring and critically-acclaimed exhibition, Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor, at its final stop on an extensive tour. Comprised of a...

Cost: Museum Admission: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Butterflies at the Berkshire Museum

Through October 26, 2014

Butterflies explores one of Earth’s most unique living creatures along with the fascination they inspire in humans across the globe. Experience the live...

Cost: Admission to the Butterfly Pavilion is an additional $2 per person.

Where?
Berkshire Museum
39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA  01201
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For more information:
Telephone: 413-443-7171
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Creative and One-of-a-Kind Holiday Gifts at the Katonah Museum of Art’s Design Shop

The Katonah Museum of Art is pleased to announce the opening of its expertly curated museum shop for the holidays. The Design Shop@KMA will present an array of unique items at all price points,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gallery 25 Hosts Fall Art Show

Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio will host its Fall Art Show Sept. 19–Nov. 8; OPENING RECEPTION  Sept 20, 4-6 PM. Admission FREE. Original oil, acrylic, watercolor, & pastel paintings;...

Cost: Free admission

Where?
Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio
25 Church Street
New Milford, CT  06776
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gallery 25 Creative Arts Studio
Telephone: 860-355-6009
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Pequot War and the Founding of Fairfield, 1637-1639

A collaboration with the Mashantucket Pequot Museum, this exhibit presents the story of the Pequot War in 1637, which led to Fairfield becoming established as an English settlement. Learn about...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea

This exhibition explores the vast and extraordinary deep sea by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies utilized by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Cost: Free with Museum admission- $7Adult, $6 student/senior,members/under 5 free

Where?
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

John Ruppert’s Yellow Orb/Homage to Van Gogh on View at the Katonah Museum of Art

Yellow Orb/Homage to Van Gogh, created by sculptor John Ruppert specifically for the Katonah Museum of Art campus, will be on view on the front lawn of the KMA through May of...

Cost: $10; seniors and students $5. Members & Children (Under the Age of 12) Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fujiko Nakaya: Veil

The Glass House, situated on a promontory overlooking a valley, is subject to changing wind patterns, as well as variable temperature and humidity, that will continually influence the...

Cost: tour tickets start at $30

Where?
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT  06840
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, NEA and Mee Industries, LLC
Telephone: 203-274-7565
Contact name: Christa Carr
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor

The striking duality of deadly weaponry forged with artistic beauty is on full display in Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor at the Katonah Museum of Art,October 12,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Accused: Fairfield’s Witchcraft Trials

The Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 are well-known, but the trials that took place in Fairfield during the same time are more typical of how 17th-century New Englanders responded to fears of...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

11:00 AM - 2:15 PM

Kent Pumpkin Run, 38th Annual

Kent Pumpkin Run:  38th Annual, Sunday, October 26.  Kids Fun Run at 11:15 a.m. followed by 5 mile feature race at noon. Cash prizes.  Includes costume contest, supports...

Cost: $23

Where?
Kent Green and Main Street
Kent Green Boulevard
Kent, CT  06757
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For more information:
Sponsor: Kent Chamber of Commerce
Telephone: 860-592-0061
Contact name: Lyn Stirnweiss
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI Exhibit

The exhibit Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI at the Litchfield Historical Society will highlight a selection of WWI posters from the Museum's collection. It will be on...

Cost: Adults $5, Seniors and Students $3, Members and Children under 14 Free.

Where?
Litchfield History Museum
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Litchfield Historical Society
Telephone: 860-567-4501
Contact name: Megan Olver
Website »

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Family Gallery Tour

Children ages 6-10 and families. Museum educator will lead an interactive, discussion-based tour of the Museum’s current exhibitions. Free with admission. No reservations.

Cost: Free with admission

Where?
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Art Gallery Gala Opening

"Corrugated Worlds: The Work of James Grashow," will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on weekends through Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Art Gallery of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8774
Contact name: Sherri Hill
Website »

12:00 PM

To Each Her Own

The Eclipse Mill Gallery presents the exhibit "To Each Her Own" featuring paintings by three artists, October 11-26.  Debi Pendell, Cathy Doocy and Sharon Carson will share the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Eclipse Mill Artist Lofts
243 Union St. (Route 2)
Loft #102
North Adams, MA  01247
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Eclipse Mill
Telephone: 413-664-8085
Contact name: Sharon Carson
Website »

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The First World War in Fiction with Dr. Mark Schenker

This is the final discussion in a four part series featuring the First World War in fiction that has been held on the fourth Sunday of each month from July through October. Taken together, the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oliver Wolcott Library
160 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oliver Wolcott Library
Telephone: 860-567-8030
Contact name: Tricia Messenger
Website »

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

New Show at Five Points Gallery

TORRINGTON, CONN.------Five Points Gallery, in collaboration with UCONN, the Connecticut Artists and Playwrights Festival, and the Warner Theatre,  will open a new show featuring the work of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
FIVE POINTS GALLERY
33 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM -

Legends & Hauntings Walking

Get chilled to the bone on this walking tour that explores haunting legends and folklore as night descends. Hear about body snatching in the cemetery, ghost legends at the Tavern and stand on...

Cost: Adults: $10; Students: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

7:00 PM

WCSU Theatre Production - "Twelfth Night"

The WCSU Department of Theatre Arts will present "Twelfth Night" in the Studio Theatre in the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8732
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Hello Dolly presented by Lauralton Hall

Mark your calendar now for this year's musical!

Friday, October 24, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 2:00...

Cost: 15

Where?
Parsons Center Auditorium
70 West Main Street
Milford, CT  06460
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Lauralton Hall
Telephone: 203-877-2786
Contact name: Sue Bonaventura
Website »

8:00 PM -

Adrian Belew Power Trio

xfinity Rock Series

Adrian Belew is a legendary guitarist well-known...

Cost: $35

Where?
The Ridgefield Playhouse
80 E Ridge Rd
Ridgefield, CT  06877
View map »

Hagakure/ Behind the Leaves

 

To refer to the work of Mio Akashi as nature photography seems an understatement.  It is far too mystical.  The smoky, misty layers of atmosphere in her color photography...

Cost: free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Library/ Stairwell Gallery
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 860-868-7586
Contact name: Carolyn Hartman
Website »

BARBARA ERNST PREY: Autumn Fields

September 25-October 31, 2014: Gallery Listing

Barbara Prey Gallery

“Autumn Fields” on view from September 25 through October 31, 2014....

Cost: No coat

Where?
Barbara Prey Gallery
71 Spring Street
Williamstown, MA  01267
View map »

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package

THANN Sanctuary Spa's

First Anniversary Package

When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary...

Cost: $345

Where?
THANN Sanctuary Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

"Deja New" Exhibit at Maritime Garage Gallery

The City of Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery presents “Deja New exhibiting art that explores the theme "from familiar to phenomenon,” including images of well-known...

Cost: Free and open to the public

Where?
Maritime Garage Gallery
11 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT  06854
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Norwalk Parking Authority
Telephone: 203-831-9063
Contact name: Maritime Garage Gallery
Website »

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Rick Shaefer: Rendering Nature

Rick Shaefer:  Rendering Nature features the work of Connecticut-based Rick Shaefer, who is best known for his remarkable works in charcoal on vellum.  Inspired directly by the...

Cost: Free and Open to the public

Where?
The Bellarmine Museum of Art
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield , CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4046
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Pequot War and the Founding of Fairfield, 1637-1639

A collaboration with the Mashantucket Pequot Museum, this exhibit presents the story of the Pequot War in 1637, which led to Fairfield becoming established as an English settlement. Learn about...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea

This exhibition explores the vast and extraordinary deep sea by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies utilized by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Cost: Free with Museum admission- $7Adult, $6 student/senior,members/under 5 free

Where?
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Free Admission Mondays and Tuesdays at the Fairfield Museum

In honor of Fairfield's 375th anniversary, People's United Bank is sponsoring free admission to the Fairfield Museum and History Center every Monday and Tuesday.

Cost: Free every Monday and Tuesday, courtesy of People's United Bank

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Accused: Fairfield’s Witchcraft Trials

The Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 are well-known, but the trials that took place in Fairfield during the same time are more typical of how 17th-century New Englanders responded to fears of...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fujiko Nakaya: Veil

The Glass House, situated on a promontory overlooking a valley, is subject to changing wind patterns, as well as variable temperature and humidity, that will continually influence the...

Cost: tour tickets start at $30

Where?
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT  06840
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, NEA and Mee Industries, LLC
Telephone: 203-274-7565
Contact name: Christa Carr
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gallery 25 Hosts Fall Art Show

Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio will host its Fall Art Show Sept. 19–Nov. 8; OPENING RECEPTION  Sept 20, 4-6 PM. Admission FREE. Original oil, acrylic, watercolor, & pastel paintings;...

Cost: Free admission

Where?
Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio
25 Church Street
New Milford, CT  06776
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gallery 25 Creative Arts Studio
Telephone: 860-355-6009
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond

Not Ready to Make Nice:  Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond, illuminates and contextualizes the important historical and ongoing work of these highly original,...

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Where?
Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4062
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Here We Are Together: Story Time for Children

A story time for children of all ages, from newborns to school age children, with a parent or guardian.

Cost: free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
View map »

For more information:
Website »

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Here We Are Together: Story Time for Children

A story time for children of all ages, from newborns to school age children, with a parent or guardian.

Cost: free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
View map »

12:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Monday Scholars at the Oliver Wolcott Library

Enjoy online learning and engaging discussion at the Oliver Wolcott Library with the Monday Scholars! Monday Scholars combines the best of online learning with face-to-face classroom...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oliver Wolcott Library
160 South St.
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oliver Wolcott Library
Telephone: 860-567-8030
Contact name: Tricia Messenger
Website »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Art Gallery Gala Opening

"Corrugated Worlds: The Work of James Grashow," will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on weekends through Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Art Gallery of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8774
Contact name: Sherri Hill
Website »

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Meet the Author, Jr.--Chris Raschka

Meet this acclaimed children's book illustrator, author, and two-time Caldecott Medal winner for "A Ball for Daisy" and "The Hello, Goodbye Window."

Chris Raschka has written and/or...

Cost: free

Where?
Pequot Library
720 Pequot Avenue
Southport, CT  06890
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Pequot Library
Telephone: 203-259-0346
Contact name: Front Desk
Website »

BARBARA ERNST PREY: Autumn Fields

September 25-October 31, 2014: Gallery Listing

Barbara Prey Gallery

“Autumn Fields” on view from September 25 through October 31, 2014....

Cost: No coat

Where?
Barbara Prey Gallery
71 Spring Street
Williamstown, MA  01267
View map »

Hagakure/ Behind the Leaves

 

To refer to the work of Mio Akashi as nature photography seems an understatement.  It is far too mystical.  The smoky, misty layers of atmosphere in her color photography...

Cost: free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Library/ Stairwell Gallery
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 860-868-7586
Contact name: Carolyn Hartman
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

"Deja New" Exhibit at Maritime Garage Gallery

The City of Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery presents “Deja New exhibiting art that explores the theme "from familiar to phenomenon,” including images of well-known...

Cost: Free and open to the public

Where?
Maritime Garage Gallery
11 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT  06854
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Norwalk Parking Authority
Telephone: 203-831-9063
Contact name: Maritime Garage Gallery
Website »

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package

THANN Sanctuary Spa's

First Anniversary Package

When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary...

Cost: $345

Where?
THANN Sanctuary Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Rick Shaefer: Rendering Nature

Rick Shaefer:  Rendering Nature features the work of Connecticut-based Rick Shaefer, who is best known for his remarkable works in charcoal on vellum.  Inspired directly by the...

Cost: Free and Open to the public

Where?
The Bellarmine Museum of Art
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield , CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4046
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor

The striking duality of deadly weaponry forged with artistic beauty is on full display in Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor at the Katonah Museum of Art,October 12,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Pequot War and the Founding of Fairfield, 1637-1639

A collaboration with the Mashantucket Pequot Museum, this exhibit presents the story of the Pequot War in 1637, which led to Fairfield becoming established as an English settlement. Learn about...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea

This exhibition explores the vast and extraordinary deep sea by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies utilized by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Cost: Free with Museum admission- $7Adult, $6 student/senior,members/under 5 free

Where?
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Accused: Fairfield’s Witchcraft Trials

The Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 are well-known, but the trials that took place in Fairfield during the same time are more typical of how 17th-century New Englanders responded to fears of...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Creative and One-of-a-Kind Holiday Gifts at the Katonah Museum of Art’s Design Shop

The Katonah Museum of Art is pleased to announce the opening of its expertly curated museum shop for the holidays. The Design Shop@KMA will present an array of unique items at all price points,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Explores Rare Weaponry of Ancient Culture at the Katonah Museum of Art

The Katonah Museum of Art hosts the nationally-touring and critically-acclaimed exhibition, Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor, at its final stop on an extensive tour. Comprised of a...

Cost: Museum Admission: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Free Admission Mondays and Tuesdays at the Fairfield Museum

In honor of Fairfield's 375th anniversary, People's United Bank is sponsoring free admission to the Fairfield Museum and History Center every Monday and Tuesday.

Cost: Free every Monday and Tuesday, courtesy of People's United Bank

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gallery 25 Hosts Fall Art Show

Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio will host its Fall Art Show Sept. 19–Nov. 8; OPENING RECEPTION  Sept 20, 4-6 PM. Admission FREE. Original oil, acrylic, watercolor, & pastel paintings;...

Cost: Free admission

Where?
Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio
25 Church Street
New Milford, CT  06776
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gallery 25 Creative Arts Studio
Telephone: 860-355-6009
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fujiko Nakaya: Veil

The Glass House, situated on a promontory overlooking a valley, is subject to changing wind patterns, as well as variable temperature and humidity, that will continually influence the...

Cost: tour tickets start at $30

Where?
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT  06840
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, NEA and Mee Industries, LLC
Telephone: 203-274-7565
Contact name: Christa Carr
Website »

11:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Toddler Tour -- Underwater Worlds

Ages 3-5 with adult. Free with admission. No reservation required.

 

Cost: Free with admission

Where?
Bruce Museum
One Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum,
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI Exhibit

The exhibit Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI at the Litchfield Historical Society will highlight a selection of WWI posters from the Museum's collection. It will be on...

Cost: Adults $5, Seniors and Students $3, Members and Children under 14 Free.

Where?
Litchfield History Museum
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
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For more information:
Sponsor: Litchfield Historical Society
Telephone: 860-567-4501
Contact name: Megan Olver
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond

Not Ready to Make Nice:  Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond, illuminates and contextualizes the important historical and ongoing work of these highly original,...

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Where?
Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4062
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Art Gallery Gala Opening

"Corrugated Worlds: The Work of James Grashow," will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on weekends through Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Art Gallery of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8774
Contact name: Sherri Hill
Website »

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

New Exhibit - Notable Neighbors in New Castle

Did you know that Peter Berg, dirctor of Lone Survivor, grew up in Chappaqua?  Or that three of the famous Arkin family graduated from...

Cost: Free. Donation suggested

Where?
Horace Greeley House
100 King Street
Chappaqua, NY  10514
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: New Castle Historical Society
Telephone: 914-238-4666
Contact name: Betsy Towl
Website »

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

English Conversation Course at the Mount Kisco Library

For speakers of other languages seeking to improve their English

Cost: Free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Earring Making with Joan Lloyd at the Mount Kisco Library

Learn to make earrings while helping a good cause. For every pair of earrings you make, make another pair that will be donated to a battered women's shelter. Earring Making will take...

Cost: Free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Earring Making with Joan Lloyd at the Mount Kisco Library

Learn to make earrings while helping a good cause.

For every pair of...

Cost: Free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
View map »

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Spooktacular Animal Adventure

Animal Embassy, dedicated to fostering appreciation and respect for the natural world and the incredible diversity of life on earth, is bringing two of its hands-on, interactive educational...

Cost: $10 members, $20 non-members

Where?
WeeZee - The Science of Play
480 N Bedford Rd (Chappaqua Crossing)
Chappaqua, NY  10514
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For more information:
Telephone: 914-752-2100
Contact name: Kelly Harned
Website »

7:00 PM -

CYBER SECURITY LECTURE

The Ancell School of Business will host Rear Adm. Gretchen S. Herbert for a lecture at 7 p.m. in Room 218 of the Classroom Building on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Westside Classroom Building
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
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For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8511
Contact name: Sherri Hill

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Science Lecture: A New Exploration Era of our Changing Poles

Robin Bell, Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory. One hundred years ago, the goal of polar exploration on our planet was planting flags. Less known than the surface of the moon...

Cost: Members free, non-members $15

Where?
Bruce Museum
One Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

Hagakure/ Behind the Leaves

 

To refer to the work of Mio Akashi as nature photography seems an understatement.  It is far too mystical.  The smoky, misty layers of atmosphere in her color photography...

Cost: free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Library/ Stairwell Gallery
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 860-868-7586
Contact name: Carolyn Hartman
Website »

BARBARA ERNST PREY: Autumn Fields

September 25-October 31, 2014: Gallery Listing

Barbara Prey Gallery

“Autumn Fields” on view from September 25 through October 31, 2014....

Cost: No coat

Where?
Barbara Prey Gallery
71 Spring Street
Williamstown, MA  01267
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5:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Fabulous Fall Party

On Wednesday, October 29th Ally Bally Bee will be celebrating autumn by hosting a ‘Fabulous Fall Party’ between 5:30 – 8.30pm. In addition to food, drink...

Cost: Free

Where?
Ally Bally Bee
45 Ethan Allen Hwy
Ridgefield, CT  06877
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For more information:
Website »

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package

THANN Sanctuary Spa's

First Anniversary Package

When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary...

Cost: $345

Where?
THANN Sanctuary Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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For more information:
Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

"Deja New" Exhibit at Maritime Garage Gallery

The City of Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery presents “Deja New exhibiting art that explores the theme "from familiar to phenomenon,” including images of well-known...

Cost: Free and open to the public

Where?
Maritime Garage Gallery
11 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT  06854
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Norwalk Parking Authority
Telephone: 203-831-9063
Contact name: Maritime Garage Gallery
Website »

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Rick Shaefer: Rendering Nature

Rick Shaefer:  Rendering Nature features the work of Connecticut-based Rick Shaefer, who is best known for his remarkable works in charcoal on vellum.  Inspired directly by the...

Cost: Free and Open to the public

Where?
The Bellarmine Museum of Art
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield , CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4046
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Accused: Fairfield’s Witchcraft Trials

The Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 are well-known, but the trials that took place in Fairfield during the same time are more typical of how 17th-century New Englanders responded to fears of...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Creative and One-of-a-Kind Holiday Gifts at the Katonah Museum of Art’s Design Shop

The Katonah Museum of Art is pleased to announce the opening of its expertly curated museum shop for the holidays. The Design Shop@KMA will present an array of unique items at all price points,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Explores Rare Weaponry of Ancient Culture at the Katonah Museum of Art

The Katonah Museum of Art hosts the nationally-touring and critically-acclaimed exhibition, Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor, at its final stop on an extensive tour. Comprised of a...

Cost: Museum Admission: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gallery 25 Hosts Fall Art Show

Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio will host its Fall Art Show Sept. 19–Nov. 8; OPENING RECEPTION  Sept 20, 4-6 PM. Admission FREE. Original oil, acrylic, watercolor, & pastel paintings;...

Cost: Free admission

Where?
Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio
25 Church Street
New Milford, CT  06776
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For more information:
Sponsor: Gallery 25 Creative Arts Studio
Telephone: 860-355-6009
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor

The striking duality of deadly weaponry forged with artistic beauty is on full display in Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor at the Katonah Museum of Art,October 12,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea

This exhibition explores the vast and extraordinary deep sea by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies utilized by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Cost: Free with Museum admission- $7Adult, $6 student/senior,members/under 5 free

Where?
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fujiko Nakaya: Veil

The Glass House, situated on a promontory overlooking a valley, is subject to changing wind patterns, as well as variable temperature and humidity, that will continually influence the...

Cost: tour tickets start at $30

Where?
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT  06840
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, NEA and Mee Industries, LLC
Telephone: 203-274-7565
Contact name: Christa Carr
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Pequot War and the Founding of Fairfield, 1637-1639

A collaboration with the Mashantucket Pequot Museum, this exhibit presents the story of the Pequot War in 1637, which led to Fairfield becoming established as an English settlement. Learn about...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
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For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Film Series -- Earth: The Operator's Manual

Free with admission. Reservations: 203-413-6744 or educationreservations@brucemuseum.org .

Cost: Free with admission

Where?
Bruce Museum
One Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI Exhibit

The exhibit Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI at the Litchfield Historical Society will highlight a selection of WWI posters from the Museum's collection. It will be on...

Cost: Adults $5, Seniors and Students $3, Members and Children under 14 Free.

Where?
Litchfield History Museum
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Litchfield Historical Society
Telephone: 860-567-4501
Contact name: Megan Olver
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond

Not Ready to Make Nice:  Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond, illuminates and contextualizes the important historical and ongoing work of these highly original,...

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Where?
Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4062
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Storytime at the Mount Kisco Library

Stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 18 months through 5 years with a caregiver

Cost: Free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
View map »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Art Gallery Gala Opening

"Corrugated Worlds: The Work of James Grashow," will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on weekends through Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Art Gallery of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8774
Contact name: Sherri Hill
Website »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

VISIONS OF AMERICA'S HISTORY: The Folk Art Paintings of Charles Besozzi

Currently on view at the Torrington Historical Society is a special exhibition of folk art paintings by Charles Besozzi (1904-1997), a self-taught artist who began painting late in life.  In...

Cost: Suggested donation: $2

Where?
Torrington Historical Society
192 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 860-482-8260
Contact name: Gail Kruppa
Website »

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

New Exhibit - Notable Neighbors in New Castle

Did you know that Peter Berg, dirctor of Lone Survivor, grew up in Chappaqua?  Or that three of the famous Arkin family graduated from...

Cost: Free. Donation suggested

Where?
Horace Greeley House
100 King Street
Chappaqua, NY  10514
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: New Castle Historical Society
Telephone: 914-238-4666
Contact name: Betsy Towl
Website »

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Knitting at the Library at the Mount Kisco Library

Learn to knit at the library! If you already know how to knit (or crochet) bring your current project and enjoy a visit with other knitters and crocheters.
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

BYOP- Bring Your Own Pumpkin to Carve and Decorate!

Avoid the mess at home!

Carve and decorate a grinning Jack-o’lantern in the 1860 Abbott Barn

 

$5 for members

$10 for non-members

...

Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non-members

Where?
Wilton Historical Society
224 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT  06897
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7:00 PM - 8:15 PM

Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Speckled Band- A Live Theatrical Performance with The East Haddam Stage Company

The East Haddam Stage Company is proud to present William Gillette’s 1930 radio script of the first Sherlock Holmes play ever broadcast via radio. Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oliver Wolcott Library
160 South St.
, CT  06759
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For more information:
Sponsor: Oliver Wolcott Library
Telephone: 860-567-8030
Contact name: Tricia Messenger
Website »

8:00 PM

Bedford Chamber Concert Series

The 14th season of the Bedford Chamber Concert series features wonderful musicians playing spectacular chamber music, under the leadership of St. Matthew's Church Musical Director Anthony...

Cost: $35 for concert; $180 for series of 6

Where?
St. Matthew's Church Fellowship Hall
382 Cantitoe Street
Bedford, NY  10506
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For more information:
Sponsor: St. Matthew's Church
Telephone: 914-234-9636
Contact name: Tony Newman
Website »

OWL Art Gallery- Nature's Portraits II- Photography by Judith Secco

Judith Secco, a native of Connecticut’s Northwest corner, has been an avid self-taught photographer all of her life. She began with an in-home darkroom focusing mainly on black and white...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oliver Wolcott Library
160 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oliver Wolcott Library
Telephone: 860-567-8030
Contact name: Tricia Messenger
Website »

Hagakure/ Behind the Leaves

 

To refer to the work of Mio Akashi as nature photography seems an understatement.  It is far too mystical.  The smoky, misty layers of atmosphere in her color photography...

Cost: free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Library/ Stairwell Gallery
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 860-868-7586
Contact name: Carolyn Hartman
Website »

BARBARA ERNST PREY: Autumn Fields

September 25-October 31, 2014: Gallery Listing

Barbara Prey Gallery

“Autumn Fields” on view from September 25 through October 31, 2014....

Cost: No coat

Where?
Barbara Prey Gallery
71 Spring Street
Williamstown, MA  01267
View map »

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package

THANN Sanctuary Spa's

First Anniversary Package

When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary...

Cost: $345

Where?
THANN Sanctuary Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

"Deja New" Exhibit at Maritime Garage Gallery

The City of Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery presents “Deja New exhibiting art that explores the theme "from familiar to phenomenon,” including images of well-known...

Cost: Free and open to the public

Where?
Maritime Garage Gallery
11 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT  06854
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Norwalk Parking Authority
Telephone: 203-831-9063
Contact name: Maritime Garage Gallery
Website »

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Rick Shaefer: Rendering Nature

Rick Shaefer:  Rendering Nature features the work of Connecticut-based Rick Shaefer, who is best known for his remarkable works in charcoal on vellum.  Inspired directly by the...

Cost: Free and Open to the public

Where?
The Bellarmine Museum of Art
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield , CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4046
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Explores Rare Weaponry of Ancient Culture at the Katonah Museum of Art

The Katonah Museum of Art hosts the nationally-touring and critically-acclaimed exhibition, Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor, at its final stop on an extensive tour. Comprised of a...

Cost: Museum Admission: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Accused: Fairfield’s Witchcraft Trials

The Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 are well-known, but the trials that took place in Fairfield during the same time are more typical of how 17th-century New Englanders responded to fears of...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea

This exhibition explores the vast and extraordinary deep sea by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies utilized by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Cost: Free with Museum admission- $7Adult, $6 student/senior,members/under 5 free

Where?
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fujiko Nakaya: Veil

The Glass House, situated on a promontory overlooking a valley, is subject to changing wind patterns, as well as variable temperature and humidity, that will continually influence the...

Cost: tour tickets start at $30

Where?
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT  06840
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, NEA and Mee Industries, LLC
Telephone: 203-274-7565
Contact name: Christa Carr
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gallery 25 Hosts Fall Art Show

Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio will host its Fall Art Show Sept. 19–Nov. 8; OPENING RECEPTION  Sept 20, 4-6 PM. Admission FREE. Original oil, acrylic, watercolor, & pastel paintings;...

Cost: Free admission

Where?
Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio
25 Church Street
New Milford, CT  06776
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gallery 25 Creative Arts Studio
Telephone: 860-355-6009
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor

The striking duality of deadly weaponry forged with artistic beauty is on full display in Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor at the Katonah Museum of Art,October 12,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Creative and One-of-a-Kind Holiday Gifts at the Katonah Museum of Art’s Design Shop

The Katonah Museum of Art is pleased to announce the opening of its expertly curated museum shop for the holidays. The Design Shop@KMA will present an array of unique items at all price points,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Pequot War and the Founding of Fairfield, 1637-1639

A collaboration with the Mashantucket Pequot Museum, this exhibit presents the story of the Pequot War in 1637, which led to Fairfield becoming established as an English settlement. Learn about...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Over There: Washington and the Great War

This exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of World War One, one of the largest and bloodiest conflicts in history, where over 70 million military personnel were mobilized around the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Museum
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gunn Memorial Museum
Telephone: 860-868-7756
Contact name: Stephen Bartkus
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond

Not Ready to Make Nice:  Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond, illuminates and contextualizes the important historical and ongoing work of these highly original,...

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Where?
Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4062
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI Exhibit

The exhibit Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI at the Litchfield Historical Society will highlight a selection of WWI posters from the Museum's collection. It will be on...

Cost: Adults $5, Seniors and Students $3, Members and Children under 14 Free.

Where?
Litchfield History Museum
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Litchfield Historical Society
Telephone: 860-567-4501
Contact name: Megan Olver
Website »

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Storytime at the Mount Kisco Library

Stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 18 months through 5 years with a caregiver

Cost: Free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
View map »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Art Gallery Gala Opening

"Corrugated Worlds: The Work of James Grashow," will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on weekends through Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Art Gallery of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8774
Contact name: Sherri Hill
Website »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

VISIONS OF AMERICA'S HISTORY: The Folk Art Paintings of Charles Besozzi

Currently on view at the Torrington Historical Society is a special exhibition of folk art paintings by Charles Besozzi (1904-1997), a self-taught artist who began painting late in life.  In...

Cost: Suggested donation: $2

Where?
Torrington Historical Society
192 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 860-482-8260
Contact name: Gail Kruppa
Website »

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

New Show at Five Points Gallery

TORRINGTON, CONN.------Five Points Gallery, in collaboration with UCONN, the Connecticut Artists and Playwrights Festival, and the Warner Theatre,  will open a new show featuring the work of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
FIVE POINTS GALLERY
33 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
View map »

For more information:
Website »

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

New Exhibit - Notable Neighbors in New Castle

Did you know that Peter Berg, dirctor of Lone Survivor, grew up in Chappaqua?  Or that three of the famous Arkin family graduated from...

Cost: Free. Donation suggested

Where?
Horace Greeley House
100 King Street
Chappaqua, NY  10514
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For more information:
Sponsor: New Castle Historical Society
Telephone: 914-238-4666
Contact name: Betsy Towl
Website »

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Read to Rover at the Mount Kisco Library

Dogs love listening to stories! Come meet “Rover” and read your favorite story. For school age children (5 and up) Please call 914-864-0130 for more information Sponsored by the K9 Kids 4H Club

Cost: Free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
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For more information:
Telephone: 914-864-0130

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Healing Through Writing

A writing workshop for people touched by illness; patients, survivors, friends, and family welcome. No writing experience is necessary and all are welcome. Registration is preferred but drop-ins...

Cost: Free

Where?
Ruth Keeler Memorial Library
276 Titicus Road
North Salem, NY  10560
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Journalism During the Cold War & Today

Gunn Memorial Library is pleased to welcome journalist and author George Krimsky, of Washington CT, for a fascinating PowerPoint presentation entitled Journalism During the Cold War...

Cost: Free and open to the public.

Where?
Gunn Memorial Library
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
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For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM

Bedford Chamber Concert Series

The 14th season of the Bedford Chamber Concert series features wonderful musicians playing spectacular chamber music, under the leadership of St. Matthew's Church Musical Director Anthony...

Cost: $35 for concert; $180 for series of 6

Where?
St. Matthew's Church Fellowship Hall
382 Cantitoe Street
Bedford, NY  10506
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For more information:
Sponsor: St. Matthew's Church
Telephone: 914-234-9636
Contact name: Tony Newman
Website »

8:00 PM -

Ian Anderson

The best of JETHRO TULL performed by IAN ANDERSON featuring new album HOMO ERRATICUS

xfinity Rock Series

Fronting seminal Prog outfit Jethro...

Cost: $135

Where?
The Ridgefield Playhouse
80 East Ridge Road
Ridgefield, CT  06877
View map »

OWL Art Gallery- Nature's Portraits II- Photography by Judith Secco

Judith Secco, a native of Connecticut’s Northwest corner, has been an avid self-taught photographer all of her life. She began with an in-home darkroom focusing mainly on black and white...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oliver Wolcott Library
160 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oliver Wolcott Library
Telephone: 860-567-8030
Contact name: Tricia Messenger
Website »

BARBARA ERNST PREY: Autumn Fields

September 25-October 31, 2014: Gallery Listing

Barbara Prey Gallery

“Autumn Fields” on view from September 25 through October 31, 2014....

Cost: No coat

Where?
Barbara Prey Gallery
71 Spring Street
Williamstown, MA  01267
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Water+Earth

Water+Earth: A Call to Protect Fragile Ecosystems exhibits the artwork of regional and international artists who deal with issues of ecology, the environment, and nature. Artists include...

Cost: no cost

Where?
Gallery 51
51 Main St.
North Adams, MA  01247
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For more information:
Sponsor: MCLA
Telephone: 413-662-5203
Contact name: Bernadette Alden
Website »

Hagakure/ Behind the Leaves

 

To refer to the work of Mio Akashi as nature photography seems an understatement.  It is far too mystical.  The smoky, misty layers of atmosphere in her color photography...

Cost: free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Library/ Stairwell Gallery
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
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For more information:
Telephone: 860-868-7586
Contact name: Carolyn Hartman
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

"Deja New" Exhibit at Maritime Garage Gallery

The City of Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery presents “Deja New exhibiting art that explores the theme "from familiar to phenomenon,” including images of well-known...

Cost: Free and open to the public

Where?
Maritime Garage Gallery
11 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT  06854
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For more information:
Sponsor: Norwalk Parking Authority
Telephone: 203-831-9063
Contact name: Maritime Garage Gallery
Website »

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package

THANN Sanctuary Spa's

First Anniversary Package

When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary...

Cost: $345

Where?
THANN Sanctuary Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
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For more information:
Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Rick Shaefer: Rendering Nature

Rick Shaefer:  Rendering Nature features the work of Connecticut-based Rick Shaefer, who is best known for his remarkable works in charcoal on vellum.  Inspired directly by the...

Cost: Free and Open to the public

Where?
The Bellarmine Museum of Art
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield , CT  06824
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For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4046
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Accused: Fairfield’s Witchcraft Trials

The Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 are well-known, but the trials that took place in Fairfield during the same time are more typical of how 17th-century New Englanders responded to fears of...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
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For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Explores Rare Weaponry of Ancient Culture at the Katonah Museum of Art

The Katonah Museum of Art hosts the nationally-touring and critically-acclaimed exhibition, Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor, at its final stop on an extensive tour. Comprised of a...

Cost: Museum Admission: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Pequot War and the Founding of Fairfield, 1637-1639

A collaboration with the Mashantucket Pequot Museum, this exhibit presents the story of the Pequot War in 1637, which led to Fairfield becoming established as an English settlement. Learn about...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
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For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Creative and One-of-a-Kind Holiday Gifts at the Katonah Museum of Art’s Design Shop

The Katonah Museum of Art is pleased to announce the opening of its expertly curated museum shop for the holidays. The Design Shop@KMA will present an array of unique items at all price points,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Over There: Washington and the Great War

This exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of World War One, one of the largest and bloodiest conflicts in history, where over 70 million military personnel were mobilized around the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Museum
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gunn Memorial Museum
Telephone: 860-868-7756
Contact name: Stephen Bartkus
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fujiko Nakaya: Veil

The Glass House, situated on a promontory overlooking a valley, is subject to changing wind patterns, as well as variable temperature and humidity, that will continually influence the...

Cost: tour tickets start at $30

Where?
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT  06840
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, NEA and Mee Industries, LLC
Telephone: 203-274-7565
Contact name: Christa Carr
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor

The striking duality of deadly weaponry forged with artistic beauty is on full display in Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor at the Katonah Museum of Art,October 12,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea

This exhibition explores the vast and extraordinary deep sea by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies utilized by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Cost: Free with Museum admission- $7Adult, $6 student/senior,members/under 5 free

Where?
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gallery 25 Hosts Fall Art Show

Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio will host its Fall Art Show Sept. 19–Nov. 8; OPENING RECEPTION  Sept 20, 4-6 PM. Admission FREE. Original oil, acrylic, watercolor, & pastel paintings;...

Cost: Free admission

Where?
Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio
25 Church Street
New Milford, CT  06776
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For more information:
Sponsor: Gallery 25 Creative Arts Studio
Telephone: 860-355-6009
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond

Not Ready to Make Nice:  Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond, illuminates and contextualizes the important historical and ongoing work of these highly original,...

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Where?
Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery
Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Rd.
Fairfield, CT  06824
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For more information:
Telephone: 203-254-4062
Contact name: Carey Weber
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI Exhibit

The exhibit Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI at the Litchfield Historical Society will highlight a selection of WWI posters from the Museum's collection. It will be on...

Cost: Adults $5, Seniors and Students $3, Members and Children under 14 Free.

Where?
Litchfield History Museum
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
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For more information:
Sponsor: Litchfield Historical Society
Telephone: 860-567-4501
Contact name: Megan Olver
Website »

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Music & Movement at the Mount Kisco Library

For children ages 2 - 5 years old with a parent or caregiver.

Cost: free

Where?
Mt. Kisco Public Library
100 East Main Street
Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
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12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Art Gallery Gala Opening

"Corrugated Worlds: The Work of James Grashow," will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on weekends through Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Art Gallery of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
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For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8774
Contact name: Sherri Hill
Website »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

VISIONS OF AMERICA'S HISTORY: The Folk Art Paintings of Charles Besozzi

Currently on view at the Torrington Historical Society is a special exhibition of folk art paintings by Charles Besozzi (1904-1997), a self-taught artist who began painting late in life.  In...

Cost: Suggested donation: $2

Where?
Torrington Historical Society
192 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
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For more information:
Telephone: 860-482-8260
Contact name: Gail Kruppa
Website »

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

New Show at Five Points Gallery

TORRINGTON, CONN.------Five Points Gallery, in collaboration with UCONN, the Connecticut Artists and Playwrights Festival, and the Warner Theatre,  will open a new show featuring the work of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
FIVE POINTS GALLERY
33 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM -

Oktoberfest Jazz

Oktoberfest Jazz featuring Frankensax, with Andrew Beals conducting; the WCSU Jazz Ensemble, with Jimmy Greene conducting; and the WCSU Jazz Orchestra, with Jamie Begian conducting, will be at...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
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For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM

Bedford Chamber Concert Series

The 14th season of the Bedford Chamber Concert series features wonderful musicians playing spectacular chamber music, under the leadership of St. Matthew's Church Musical Director Anthony...

Cost: $35 for concert; $180 for series of 6

Where?
St. Matthew's Church Fellowship Hall
382 Cantitoe Street
Bedford, NY  10506
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: St. Matthew's Church
Telephone: 914-234-9636
Contact name: Tony Newman
Website »

OWL Art Gallery- Nature's Portraits II- Photography by Judith Secco

Judith Secco, a native of Connecticut’s Northwest corner, has been an avid self-taught photographer all of her life. She began with an in-home darkroom focusing mainly on black and white...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oliver Wolcott Library
160 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Oliver Wolcott Library
Telephone: 860-567-8030
Contact name: Tricia Messenger
Website »

Hagakure/ Behind the Leaves

 

To refer to the work of Mio Akashi as nature photography seems an understatement.  It is far too mystical.  The smoky, misty layers of atmosphere in her color photography...

Cost: free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Library/ Stairwell Gallery
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 860-868-7586
Contact name: Carolyn Hartman
Website »

Water+Earth

Water+Earth: A Call to Protect Fragile Ecosystems exhibits the artwork of regional and international artists who deal with issues of ecology, the environment, and nature. Artists include...

Cost: no cost

Where?
Gallery 51
51 Main St.
North Adams, MA  01247
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: MCLA
Telephone: 413-662-5203
Contact name: Bernadette Alden
Website »

BARBARA ERNST PREY: Autumn Fields

September 25-October 31, 2014: Gallery Listing

Barbara Prey Gallery

“Autumn Fields” on view from September 25 through October 31, 2014....

Cost: No coat

Where?
Barbara Prey Gallery
71 Spring Street
Williamstown, MA  01267
View map »

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

THANN Sanctuary's First Anniversary Package

THANN Sanctuary Spa's

First Anniversary Package

When you book the popular THANN Sanctuary...

Cost: $345

Where?
THANN Sanctuary Spa
400 Benedict Avenue
Tarrytown, NY  10591
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Castle Hotel & Spa
Telephone: 914-524-6392
Website »

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

John Jay Homestead Farm Market

The John Jay Homestead Farm Market will reopen on Saturday, June 14th in its new location on the historic Katonah site, drawing from more than 40 vendors each week. This independent market...

Cost: FREE

Where?
John Jay Homestead
400 Jay St.
Use Farm Lane entrance
Katonah, NY  10549
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For more information:
Sponsor: John Jay Homestead
Telephone: 914-232-5651x108
Contact name: Jennifer Gordon
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor

The striking duality of deadly weaponry forged with artistic beauty is on full display in Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor at the Katonah Museum of Art,October 12,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Over There: Washington and the Great War

This exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of World War One, one of the largest and bloodiest conflicts in history, where over 70 million military personnel were mobilized around the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Museum
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gunn Memorial Museum
Telephone: 860-868-7756
Contact name: Stephen Bartkus
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Explores Rare Weaponry of Ancient Culture at the Katonah Museum of Art

The Katonah Museum of Art hosts the nationally-touring and critically-acclaimed exhibition, Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor, at its final stop on an extensive tour. Comprised of a...

Cost: Museum Admission: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children Free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Accused: Fairfield’s Witchcraft Trials

The Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 are well-known, but the trials that took place in Fairfield during the same time are more typical of how 17th-century New Englanders responded to fears of...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Creative and One-of-a-Kind Holiday Gifts at the Katonah Museum of Art’s Design Shop

The Katonah Museum of Art is pleased to announce the opening of its expertly curated museum shop for the holidays. The Design Shop@KMA will present an array of unique items at all price points,...

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Seniors & Students, Members & Children (under the age of 12) free

Where?
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Katonah Museum of Art
Telephone: 914-232-9555
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gallery 25 Hosts Fall Art Show

Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio will host its Fall Art Show Sept. 19–Nov. 8; OPENING RECEPTION  Sept 20, 4-6 PM. Admission FREE. Original oil, acrylic, watercolor, & pastel paintings;...

Cost: Free admission

Where?
Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio
25 Church Street
New Milford, CT  06776
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Gallery 25 Creative Arts Studio
Telephone: 860-355-6009
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fujiko Nakaya: Veil

The Glass House, situated on a promontory overlooking a valley, is subject to changing wind patterns, as well as variable temperature and humidity, that will continually influence the...

Cost: tour tickets start at $30

Where?
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT  06840
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, NEA and Mee Industries, LLC
Telephone: 203-274-7565
Contact name: Christa Carr
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea

This exhibition explores the vast and extraordinary deep sea by examining both the highly adapted survival strategies utilized by creatures of the deep and the technology that enables...

Cost: Free with Museum admission- $7Adult, $6 student/senior,members/under 5 free

Where?
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT  06830
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bruce Museum
Telephone: 203-869-0376
Contact name: Cynthia Ehlinger
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Pequot War and the Founding of Fairfield, 1637-1639

A collaboration with the Mashantucket Pequot Museum, this exhibit presents the story of the Pequot War in 1637, which led to Fairfield becoming established as an English settlement. Learn about...

Cost: Members: Free; Non-Members: $5

Where?
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT  06824
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fairfield Museum and History Center
Telephone: 203-259-1598
Contact name: Visitor Services Manager
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI Exhibit

The exhibit Join the Brave Throng: Poster Art of WWI at the Litchfield Historical Society will highlight a selection of WWI posters from the Museum's collection. It will be on...

Cost: Adults $5, Seniors and Students $3, Members and Children under 14 Free.

Where?
Litchfield History Museum
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Litchfield Historical Society
Telephone: 860-567-4501
Contact name: Megan Olver
Website »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Art Gallery Gala Opening

"Corrugated Worlds: The Work of James Grashow," will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on weekends through Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Art Gallery of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center
43 Lake Ave. Extension
Danbury, CT  06811
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 203-837-8774
Contact name: Sherri Hill
Website »

1:00 PM -

Carmen at the Warner Theatre

Georges Bizet, Carmen

Cost: Varies

Where?
Warner Theatre
68 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
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For more information:
Telephone: 860-489-7180
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

New Show at Five Points Gallery

TORRINGTON, CONN.------Five Points Gallery, in collaboration with UCONN, the Connecticut Artists and Playwrights Festival, and the Warner Theatre,  will open a new show featuring the work of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
FIVE POINTS GALLERY
33 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
View map »

For more information:
Website »

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

New Exhibit - Notable Neighbors in New Castle

Did you know that Peter Berg, dirctor of Lone Survivor, grew up in Chappaqua?  Or that three of the famous Arkin family graduated from...

Cost: Free. Donation suggested

Where?
Horace Greeley House
100 King Street
Chappaqua, NY  10514
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: New Castle Historical Society
Telephone: 914-238-4666
Contact name: Betsy Towl
Website »

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Celebrate the Music of Billy Joel with Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot

Celebrate the Music of Billy Joel with Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot

Featuring Members of Billy Joel’s Band

Presented by the Levitt...

Cost: Tickets starting at $25

Where?
Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts
40 Jesup Rd
Westport, CT  06880
View map »

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

All Hallows Party

A first for St. John's, a Halloween party for all children, their parents and all those young at heart.

The event will take place in both St. John's Church and Parish House in...

Cost: Free

Where?
St. John's Church
78 Green Hill Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: St. John's Church
Telephone: 860-868-2527
Website »

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Troupers Light Opera: Gilbert and Sullivan

Troupers Light Opera will present a wonderful evening of song and fun with operettas from Gilbert and Sullivan and friends. Enjoy operetta by favorite performers, including selections from all...

Cost: $25 in advance/$30 at door

Where?
Pequot Library
720 Pequot Avenue
Southport, CT  06890
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For more information:
Sponsor: Pequot Library
Telephone: 203-259-0346
Contact name: Front Desk
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The Django Festival All-Stars – The Best Jazz Show in Town!

The Django Festival All-Stars

Saturday, November 1, 2014 – 8-10PM

Paramount Hudson Valley

1008 Brown St. Peekskill, NY 10566

914-739-0039 –...

Cost: $29, $39 (includes taxes/fees)

Where?
Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
1008 Brown St.
Peekskill, NY  10566
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Paramount Hudson Valley
Telephone: 914-739-0039
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

8:00 PM -

Creedence Clearwater Revisited

xfinity Rock Series
Partially Underwritten by Cucumber & Chamomile

Cost: Gold Circle Seating $125 ~ Orchestra $110 ~ Mezzanine & Balcony $95 - See more a

Where?
The Ridgefield Playhouse
80 E Ridge Rd
Ridgefield, CT  06877
View map »

8:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Ragtime - The Musical

November 1-9, 2014 Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty | Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Based on the novel “Ragtime” by E.L. Doctorow Called by Time Magazine “A triumph for the...

Cost: Varies

Where?
Warner Theatre
68 Main Street
Torrington, CT  06790
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Thomaston Savings Bank
Telephone: 860-489-7180
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

8:00 PM

Bedford Chamber Concert Series

The 14th season of the Bedford Chamber Concert series features wonderful musicians playing spectacular chamber music, under the leadership of St. Matthew's Church Musical Director Anthony...

Cost: $35 for concert; $180 for series of 6

Where?
St. Matthew's Church Fellowship Hall
382 Cantitoe Street
Bedford, NY  10506
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: St. Matthew's Church
Telephone: 914-234-9636
Contact name: Tony Newman
Website »

Hagakure/ Behind the Leaves

 

To refer to the work of Mio Akashi as nature photography seems an understatement.  It is far too mystical.  The smoky, misty layers of atmosphere in her color photography...

Cost: free

Where?
Gunn Memorial Library/ Stairwell Gallery
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT  06793
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 860-868-7586
Contact name: Carolyn Hartman
Website »

Water+Earth

Water+Earth: A Call to Protect Fragile Ecosystems exhibits the artwork of regional and international artists who deal with issues of ecology, the environment, and nature. Artists include...

Cost: no cost

Where?
Gallery 51
51 Main St.
North Adams, MA  01247
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: MCLA
Telephone: 413-662-5203
Contact name: Bernadette Alden
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OWL Art Gallery- Nature's Portraits II- Photography by Judith Secco

Judith Secco, a native of Connecticut’s Northwest corner, has been an avid self-taught photographer all of her life. She began with an in-home darkroom focusing mainly on black and white...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oliver Wolcott Library
160 South Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
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For more information:
Sponsor: Oliver Wolcott Library
Telephone: 860-567-8030
Contact name: Tricia Messenger
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Fall Colors

House Tours

Inside the area's most beautiful homes. This featured home in Litchfield County bears the imprint of the peripatetic creative who lives there. Also see houses from the entire region.

 

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Find places to dine, by location, type, or price point. Our directory offers everything from the white table cloth to the local burger joint.

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