The Connecticut Audubon Birds and Their Habitat Art Exhibit and Sale


The Connecticut Audubon Society brings together talented artists who specialize in birds and/or the beauty of nature (landscapes, birds and bird habitats) during its fifth annual Birds and Their Habitat juried artists’ exhibition and sale. Gifted artists working in a variety of media have been selected to display and sell their works by a jury Read More

Mohegan Sun Restaurant Week Deals (September 14-19)


Enjoy a week of specialty menus and dining deals during Restaurant Week at Mohegan Sun. Many of the restaurants at Mohegan Sun have prepared exciting courses paired with great deals in celebration of Restaurant Week. 20% Off Food Purchase From September 14th through September 19th, guests can take advantage of 20% off food purchases at Bobby Read More

Denali Run the Gauntlet 5K Obstacle Course Race September 28th


Announcing the Third Annual Run the Gauntlet 5K Obstacle Course Race! Over 600 participants are expected at Denali’s Third Annual 5K Run the Gauntlet race Sunday, September 28, 2014 at Hammonasset Beach State Beach Park in Madison, CT. Participants will attempt to conquer 14 obstacles, including cargo net crawls, high walls, tire crossings, planks and Read More

Free Event: Girl Scouts of Connecticut 2014 Speaker Series ‘The State of Girls’


Based on the latest research from the Girl Scout Research Institute, “The State of Girls: Unfinished Business,” the Girl Scout speaker series sponsored by the First Niagara Foundation will inspire thought, conversation, and solutions. Hosted by a guest emcee, each event will include a short presentation of the data followed by a panel discussion from Read More

Exclusive Tour of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Yale University Art Gallery


Join JCC Greenwich for an exclusive tour with museum curator Elizabeth Manekin. The collection of modern and contemporary art at the Gallery is noteworthy for exemplary works from the 20th century and the early years of the 21st century. Particular strengths are an exceptional group of avant-garde artworks from 1920 to 1940 represented in the Read More

Free Event: Firm Foundation Latino Philanthropist Experience


In our Celebration of Hispanic Heritage month, you’re invited to our pre-event (Grand Opening) to introduce Firm Foundation Leadership Coalition, Inc., the unveiling of its new logo and its Philanthropic Programs. Our Mission is providing Latino community leadership development and economic independence. At this event you’ll have an opportunity to meet our staff and volunteers. Read More

North Stamford Exchange Club 5th Annual Wine Tasting


Wine Enthusiasts and Foodies Needed! Taste wines from several different world regions. Enjoy delicious foods from local restaurants throughout the event. Have fun outbidding others at our silent auction and try your luck with the 50/50 and other raffles. The North Stamford Exchange Club is proud to support Child Abuse Prevention Services, provided by the Read More

How to Make Vegetable Soup (Easy Recipe)

easy vegetable soup recipe

Soup is easy to make and is great anytime of the year, but especially in the Fall and Winter. I am not much of a cook but I can make vegetable soup and you can too. Here is a photo of the vegetable soup I made just last week, all from scratch. I even threw Read More

Plainville Hot Air Balloon Festival


The Plainville Hot Air Balloon Festival takes place every year in August. As far as we know, this is the only hot air balloon festival in Connecticut. We attended the festival and got some great photographs of the hot air balloons that participated in the afternoon on Saturday. The Plainville Hot Air Balloon festival is Read More

Annual Mohegan Sun BrewFest Returns In October

Annual Mohegan Sun BrewFest Returns In October

Sun BrewFest returns to Mohegan Sun on Saturday, October 4th and Sunday, October 5th, 2014 with a variety of finely crafted brews to please any palate. Treat yourself to a weekend of beer tasting capped off by an exclusive Sunday BrewBrunch. Saturday Tasting Sessions: Tap into up to 200 of the best beers around during Read More