Veterans' Day Weekend Military Touch-A-Truck is coming to the Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk.The Maritime Aquarium welcomes two military vehicles, which will be open for exploration and photos, November 11 and November 12 for Veterans Day Weekend Military Touch-A-Truck. Sit inside a 1950 M38 Jeep and a 1987 Humvee during this special visit. You can even pop a helmet on for a photo! In addition, on Sat., Nov. 11, who better to join in on the Aquarium’s three daily seal-training demonstrations…Find out more »
Sundae Spa will be formally transitioning to Sundae Spatacular in this Grand Re-Opening on November 11, 2017. Appointments for hair, manicures, pedicures and facials are available in our newly renovated salon/spa and 10% of the service fees will be donated to Make A Wish Foundation. Kids can make an autograph book and then have it signed by any of our 25+ Costumed Characters. A radio station will be on site and we will be giving out free ice cream! This…Find out more »
Jackpot! The 2nd Annual Foxwoods On Tap Craft Beer Festival returns this November and we’re upping the ante after last year’s inaugural event sold out! Join us at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Saturday, November 11th in the Premier Ballroom from 4-7pm. Enjoy live music from winner of Foxwoods 2017 Battle of the Bands - The Noble Impoverished - while sampling more than 150 craft beers from 70+ of America’s best craft breweries. Want to feel like a high roller? Purchase…Find out more »
Mark Your Calendar for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center’s Annual Gala! Connecticut Children’s annual Gala will be held on Saturday, November 11, from 6 to 11:30 p.m. at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford. Guests will enjoy dining, dancing, live entertainment and both silent and live auctions as they support Connecticut Children’s efforts to provide children of all ages with outstanding medical and surgical care. The theme of this year’s Gala is “A Wondrous Place for You and Me,”…Find out more »
Join the Southern Connecticut Wine Co. in celebrating 50 wonderful years of Teachers and Parents working together in a growing preschool program. The Wine & Chocolate Pairing event will feature 5 hand selected wines and 5 specially selected chocolates paired by the specialists at the Southern Connecticut Wine Company. Chocolates will be provided by Tcho Chocolates, a California company that specializes in Organic chocolates. Your ticket will include a flight of 5 wines, a box of 5 specially selected chocolates…Find out more »
Register for the Ticketmaster #VerifiedFan pre-sale here: https://lindseystirling.tmverifiedfan.com/. This is the only way to be eligible for the exclusive fan pre-sale. Sale Dates and Times: #VerifiedFan Preale: Thu, 7 Sep 2017 at 10:00AM VIP Packages Presale: Thu, 7 Sep 2017 at 10:00AM Public Onsale: Fri, 8 Sep 2017 at 10:00AM Lindsey Stirling remains fearless enough to always dream big. In four years since the release of her 2012 self-titled debut, the electronic music impresario, classically trained violinist, dancer, and artist…Find out more »
Join HighHopes Therapeutic Riding Center as they transform their arena into a Holiday Marketplace. You can expect all the food trucks, sweet treats, live music, lotions & potions, paintings & fine creations, whittled wooden wares, edible fare, jewels, kids crafts, photos, charms & baubles, cozy apparel, abodes for birds, up-cycled finds, perfect presents and earthenware that you’ve come to love. Date: Sunday, November 12, 2017 Time: 11:00AM to 4:00PM Free Admission to the Holiday Market and all the following activities…Find out more »
The Victorian Tea at the Mansion will feature a talk and book signing by Esther Crain, author of The Gilded Age in New York, 1870-1910. Published in 2016, this fascinating and exciting account on the Gilded Age in New York City, takes a broad look at the political and social changes during one of the most transformative eras in the city’s history. Buy Tickets here Tea lovers, history buffs, and anyone looking to escape everyday life will thoroughly enjoy attending the Lockwood-Mathews…Find out more »
On behalf of the Frank C. Godfrey American Legion Post No. 12, we would like to extend to you this special invitation to attend the 2017 Veterans Recognition Dinner. This is the one opportunity that we have to publicly honor and appreciate our Veterans for their selfless and dedicated service to the military and to their community. FREE for veterans, $10.00 for guests. Register by November 7 at 203-223-4631 or email to email@example.com. Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Registration…Find out more »
Perhaps you own and shoot with a digital camera, but are ending up with less than satisfactory images. Or maybe you’re producing some great pictures, but don’t know how you’re doing it. This, then, is the course for you. Cost: $40.00 All the basic photography concepts will be presented and discussed in depth. These will include: Aperture settings Shutter settings ISO settings Camera’s light meter Depth-of-field Lenses Backing-up images Cataloging images Digital editing programs You also will learn camera hand-holding…Find out more »
Get outdoors this winter! Learn how you can safely and comfortably enjoy the snow and colder temperatures with the right equipment. Topics to be covered are deciding what to pack, layering for cold weather, traction for snow and ice, choosing the right snowshoes and safety tips. This event will take place indoors so feel free to come directly from work. Leaders: Alison Terjek, Keith SpaarFind out more »
Ever wonder about the story behind that footprint you’ve seen while hiking? From identifying tracks and track patterns, to looking for chews and rubs, our experts will share tips and techniques to help uncover who’s responsible. Since space is limited reserve yourself a spot by clicking over to L.L. Bean, Danbury's Event Page, find this event, and register before space fills up. Hint: Scroll down to the bottom of the page on the LL Bean website to find the calendar listingFind out more »
Discover your own comfort and ease in postures to create flexibility, relaxation and flow of vital life energy. Learn sequences which mimic the unique qualities of the five elements (water, earth, metal, wood and fire) and the way they behave in nature. A quiet, meditative focus is maintained throughout the class ending with guided relaxation. Because yoga is a process for self-transformation, there is nothing to master, no end to what we can learn and no limit to how much…Find out more »
The magic returns to the Connecticut River Museum with the 24th Annual Holiday Train Show. This family-friendly exhibit, created by train artist Steve Cryan, features more trains, new scenery, and lots of surprises to be found in the fully operational 26-foot model train layout. Visitors are challenged to find a scavenger list of various objects hidden within the settings while the smaller visitor set can get hands-on at an American Flyer and Lionel Train layout designed for toddler size viewing.…Find out more »
New to snow shoeing or a seasoned snowshoer who wants to get better? Join us in our store for an informative introduction to essential snowshoe skills. Our experts will teach you some basic nomenclature and show you techniques that will enhance your enjoyment of the sport. Since space is limited reserve yourself a spot by clicking over to L.L. Bean, Danbury's Event Page, find this event, and register before space fills up. Hint: Scroll down to the bottom of the page…Find out more »
New Orleans’ legendary Preservation Hall Jazz Band will perform at the 26th annual benefit for The Inner-City Foundation on Thursday, November 16th at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich. For tables and tickets to the benefit or to donate, visit The Inner-City Foundation for Charity & Education at innercityfoundation.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 203-416-1496. The Inner-City Foundation provides crucial funding to local programs providing help to Fairfield County’s neediest families, and individuals. Help us to help our neediest neighbors, at a time when budget cuts are…Find out more »
The Norwalk Historical Commission and the Norwalk Historical Society will be unveiling three exhibitions: “The History of Fodor Farm”, “Saving Fodor Farm” and “Fodor Farm through the Lens of Dan Lenore” on Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 6:00pm – 7:30pm at Fodor Farm located at 328 Flax Hill Road in Norwalk, CT. Parking is on site. A reception, open to the general public, will celebrate the new exhibitions curated by guest curator Elizabeth Pratt Fox. This will also be an…Find out more »
Join Denali and Mountain Khakis for a Denali Night Out stop at Trailblazer New Haven benefiting Common Ground High School, Urban Farm, and Environmental Education Center. There will be beer from Black Hog Brewing Co., wine from Votto Vines, light refreshments, live music, and our ever popular raffle. When: Thursday, November 16, 6:00 to 8:00 pm Admission: $5 donation First 50 people get a free pint glass. Check the Facebook page for up-to-date informationFind out more »
Stepping Stones Museum for Children is throwing a Party for a Purpose to raise money for hurricane victims in Puerto Rico. The fantastic fiesta fundraiser for ages 21 and over only features cocktails, Colony Grill pizza, dancing, and music by Fiesta Boyz Entertainment. Space is limited. Tickets are only $30 per person! Price includes pizza and open bar by David’s Soundview Catering. Date: Thursday, November 16 Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm Buy tickets at steppingstonesmuseum.org/PuertoRico or call 203-899-0606, ext. 208. All proceeds benefit Save the Children’s Hurricane Maria Relief Fund.…Find out more »
Tickets are on-sale now! Open the door to reveal mesmerizing worlds of unforgettable Disney moments and grand illusions with Disney Live! Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic. Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and the comical duo of Donald and Goofy as 25 of your favorite Disney characters surprise and captivate at every turn of the knob! See the Fairy Godmother transform Cinderella’s rags into a beautiful ball gown in a split second; the Toy Story gang defy the dimensions of…Find out more »
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