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Art Show: Bedford
The 47th Annual Art Show: Bedford continues on Saturday, Sunday, and Jan. 31 via Feb. 2 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day. This 12 months’s present is at Fellowship Hall at St. Matthew’s Church, 382 Cantitoe St., Bedford, N.Y. Show proceeds profit native charities all through Westchester County. Admission is free. For extra info, go to www.artshowbedford.org.
Spaghetti Creole Supper
The cooks at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Byram are at it once more: Join the congregation from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday for a Spaghetti Creole Supper. Tickets value $15 for adults and $5 for kids. The meal contains salad, spaghetti creole, dessert, iced tea and espresso. Plain spaghetti obtainable for kids. “To-go” orders for $10 can be found from four to 5 p.m. by calling 203-253-2327, packaged as a sizzling to-go container of solely spaghetti creole and bread. Also, you may pre-order a half-tray of spaghetti creole for the Super Bowl for $40, packaged chilly and prepared to reheat in your oven. Must be preordered by Saturday by calling 203-253-2327. Half-trays may be picked up from 10 a.m. to midday Feb. 1.
Join yoga teacher Brittani Kelly (BK) for Nature Yoga classes on Sundays on the Greenwich Audubon Center at 613 Riversville Road. Discover wholesome residing for individuals and wildlife collectively: These distinctive classes will carry consideration to what is occurring in nature round us and the well being of the atmosphere, whereas growing methods in yoga and wellness. Bring a yoga mat if in case you have one; mats will probably be obtainable to borrow. The class from 10 to 11 a.m. is meant for adults, teenagers, and youngsters ages 12 and up, with all ranges of expertise and skills welcome. Admission is $10 per session. The class from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. is for households and is meant for all ages, experiences ranges and skills. Admission is $5 for kids and $10 for adults.
Family gallery excursions
The Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive, host Family Gallery Tours from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Sundays. The excursions are geared for youths ages 6-10. Free with common admission, and no registration is required. Visit brucemuseum.org for more information.
Duplicate Bridge Games
Weekly open duplicate Bridge video games are held at 12:15 p.m. Mondays on the Greenwich YWCA. The video games are sanctioned by the American Contract Bridge League, with masterpoint awards to prime finishers. The card charge to play one session is $12. For extra info, contact Steve Becker at 203-637-8927.
Bruce Beginnings is a program for kids ages 2.5 to 5 with an grownup at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Tuesdays on the Bruce Museum. Explore the museum collections and exhibitions via image books and hands-on actions. This program takes place on the museum’s free admission day and area is proscribed. See the customer service desk upon arrival to safe a spot. Topics change weekly. Visit brucemuseum.org for more information.
Radiation therapy advances
Dr. Bruce McGibbon, a radiation oncologist with Greenwich Hospital, will current “Advances in Radiation Therapy for Cancer” from midday to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Long Ridge Medical Center, 260 Long Ridge Road, Stamford. New applied sciences and medical trials are reshaping how radiation remedy is used to deal with all kinds of most cancers. Plus find out about providers now supplied at Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center in Greenwich. To register, name 888-305-9253 or go to greenwichhospital.org/occasions. Free.
Time to Talk
A drop-in dialog collection for English Language Learners known as “Time to Talk: A Conversation Series for English Language Learners” will probably be held from 6:30 to eight p.m.
Tuesday in the Byram Shubert Library Community Room. Come to enhance your communications abilities, be taught extra about American tradition and really feel extra comfy in the neighborhood. Peer-to-peer conversations supply a possibility to observe informal language in a much less formal atmosphere than a classroom. Volunteers facilitate conversations on on a regular basis matters equivalent to docs visits, grocery purchasing, and discovering housing or work. This collection is open to all adults. Beginners welcome. As the library will probably be closed, entrance will probably be downstairs on the program room.
Speakers at Retired Men’s Association
The Greenwich Retired Men’s Association affords a free program each Wednesday on the First Presbyterian Church, 1 W. Putnam Ave., that’s open to the general public; no reservations required. Social break begins at 10:40 a.m., adopted by speaker at 11 a.m. For data, go to www.greenwichrma.org or contact email@example.com. Speakers embrace: Howard Husock, creator of “Who Killed Civil Society? The Rise of Big Government and the Decline of Bourgeois Norms,” on “Effective Ways to Lift People Out of Poverty” on Jan. 29.
Weight loss lecture
Mary Motwani, a psychologist with Greenwich Hospital’s Center for Behavioral and Nutritional Health, will current “A Multidisciplinary Approach to Weight Loss” in the hospital’s Noble Conference Center from midday to 1 p.m. Wednesday. Discover how dietary advert psychological counseling create a one-two punch for making life-style modifications to maximize weight-loss efforts. Hear about scientifically supported weight-loss methods. To register, name 888-305-9253 or go to greenwichhospital.org/occasions. Free.
Perfectly Polite bridge
The Perfectly Polite Bridge Group has Duplicate Bridge video games on the Greenwich YMCA on Wednesdays from 9:45 a.m. to midday for Relaxed Duplicate Bridge and from 12:45 to 2:45 p.m. for Relaxed Duplicate Bridge / Conventions. The value is $10 for members and $12 for nonmembers. You do not want a companion to play. Only pay as you go gamers are assured a seat. There can be a Beginner Game/Class with relaxed play and dialogue from three to 5 p.m. Seating is proscribed. If you aren’t on the e-mail checklist, name Frank Crocker at 203-524-8032 to register.
Try Tai Chi
Tai Chi is a calming train that may loosen joints, enhance steadiness and train sleek actions to music. Fun and no stress courses are held at eight a.m. Wednesdays and at 9 a.m. Thursdays in the auditorium on the First Congregational Church Auditorium on Sound Beach Avenue in Old Greenwich, reverse Binney Park. The value is $10 per one-hour session. Newcomers welcome. For data, name Joe at 203-504-4678.
Flinn Gallery exhibit
The Flinn Gallery on the Greenwich Library has reopened after being closed for a number of months whereas development was occurring outdoors its partitions. The new exhibit, “In Plain Sight, Library Art Collection,” is made up of works that belong to the library’s everlasting assortment and will probably be on show via Jan. 30. Many items on show have been hanging in varied areas, usually behind closed doorways. Barbara Richards is the curator and sleuth who has gathered and organized this assortment. The gallery’s hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to eight p.m. Thursdays; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Closed Mondays. Visit flinngallery.com or name 203.622.7947 for extra info.
The Byram Shubert Library is internet hosting an artwork present known as “Margaux & Michelle Meander Mother Earth” via Jan. 30.
AuthorsLive on ‘Downsize’
Bestselling creator Sheri Koones will speak about her latest e book, which reveals how small homes may be comfy, sensible, energy-efficient, and lovely, in a presentation from 7 to eight p.m. Jan. 30 in the library’s Flinn Gallery. The small homes — all 2,000 sq. ft or much less — introduced in “Downsize” are owned by individuals who have made a acutely aware choice to downsize from a bigger dwelling to a smaller dwelling — or who simply determined to construct small in the primary place. The featured properties showcase a wide range of types and areas. Discover how scaling again and simplifying the place you reside can open up a world the place the calls for of upkeep are decrease, accessibility and comfort are enhanced, vitality effectivity is elevated, and month-to-month payments are tremendously lowered — all with out sacrificing a well-built, lovely dwelling. For extra info, contact Michele Martin at 203-625-6533 or firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.greenwichlibrary.org/authorslive.
Exhibit of masterworks from Denmark
After a five-month development mission, the Bruce Museum will reopen its newly expanded most important artwork gallery with a significant exhibition known as “On the Edge of the World: Masterworks by Laurits Andersen Ring” from SMK — the National Gallery of Denmark. Initiated by the American Friends of Statens Museum for Kunst, the nationwide gallery of Denmark, the exhibition opens Feb. 1 and will probably be on view via May 24. L.A. Ring, a Realist and Symbolist painter, ranks among the many most important figures in Danish artwork. This exhibit will showcase 25 of his most essential work. The museum can be internet hosting artwork workshops associated to the exhibition which are geared to adults over the age of 55. Teaching artist Eddie Nino will lead the workshops, targeted on the matters of “Value,” on Feb. 24; “Color,” on March 24; and “Composition,” on April 20. The workshops will happen from 1:30 to three:30 p.m.; all supplies will probably be supplied. For extra info on the exhibit and the applications, and to register, go to brucemuseum.org or name 203-869-0376.
“On the Edge of the World,” a brand new exhibit on the Bruce Museum, will probably be accompanied by lectures and particular applications, starting with a Conservator’s Talk on “Aspects of L.A. Ring’s Working Methods,” on Feb. 2 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with Jørgen Wadum, former director of conservation at SMK and present director of the Centre for Art Technological Studies and Conservation in Denmark. Talk is free to museum members and guests with paid admission. Reservations required at brucemuseum.org.
Abstract composition exhibit
The Greenwich Art Society will current “The Figure as Abstract Composition,” a solo exhibit of latest work by Nancy W. McFarland. It will run from Feb. 2 to Feb. 28 on the Greenwich Art Society’s gallery at 299 Greenwich Ave. An artist’s reception will probably be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 6. After receiving a bachelor of positive arts from Pratt Institute, McFarland spent a few years finding out the human type all through her profession as an illustrator, artwork director and photographer. She works from her studio in Westport. The work will probably be on view 10 a.m. to four p.m. Tuesdays via Fridays and midday to four p.m. Saturdays. All works may be bought by contacting the Greenwich Art Society at 203-629-1533 between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. weekdays or by emailing email@example.com. For extra data, go to www.greenwichartsociety.org.
First Sunday Science collection
The Bruce Museum will maintain its subsequent Fred Elser First Sunday Science Series on “March of the Fossil Penguins” from 1:30 to three:30 p.m. Feb. 2 on the Seaside Center. Penguins have thrived in the southern oceans for greater than 60 million years. In latest years, dozens of spectacular new fossils have make clear their evolutionary historical past. Drawing on his analysis journeys to South America and New Zealand, curator of science Daniel Ksepka will focus on how he and his fellow avian paleontologists are piecing collectively how penguins developed and how they as soon as grew to such huge sizes. Family actions from 1:30 to three:30 p.m. and the discuss from 2 to three p.m. Visit BruceMuseum.org for extra info.
Night on the Museum household profit
The Bruce Museum will host a “Night at the Museum Family Benefit” from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Feb 7. The night will probably be stuffed with enjoyable for the entire household. For youngsters in their PJs: a scavenger hunt in the galleries, crafts, dwell performances by Songs for Seeds, pizza, and dessert. For grown-ups: the prospect to benefit from the museum after hours with wine, beer, mild bites, and raffle prizes. To buy tickets, go to brucemuseum.org.
Hackathon for social good
Sacred Heart Greenwich, in collaboration with Random Hacks of Kindness Jr., is internet hosting a “hackathon” for social good for college kids in grades four via eight from eight:30 a.m. to three:30 p.m. Feb. eight on the faculty’s campus in Greenwich. The purpose of the one-day “hackathon” is to introduce college students to know-how and to present them how it may be used to create options that profit nonprofit organizations. Volunteer mentors from excessive colleges will work with the scholars utilizing MIT App Inventor. Students will be taught the fundamentals of app design, in addition to the ideation and brainstorming course of required to construct a profitable prototype cellular software. This occasion is open to the general public and requires no prior coding expertise. Preregistration is required, with a charge of $18, which incorporates lunch. Participants could register by going to RHoKJr’s web site at rhokjr.org. For info, contact Patrice Gans at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sensory-sensitive day at Audubon
Join Greenwich Audubon Center on the second Saturday of the month because it helps people who find themselves sensory-sensitive and would love to take pleasure in studying about nature in a quiet and soothing area. This program is a part of the Audubon For All initiative, which affords accessible and inclusive applications to help individuals with mental and bodily challenges. During the Sensory-Sensitive Saturday classes, Audubon gives enjoyable nature movies, pure artifacts with attention-grabbing textures, books, and photos. Staff naturalists are current to help studying about nature in this soothing atmosphere. Event will probably be from 9 to 11 a.m. Feb. 9 at Audubon at 613 Riversville Road. All are welcome for the free occasion. RSVP is required with Accessibility Coordinator Caroline Bailey at Caroline.Bailey@audubon.org or 203-900-3349.
Ceramics Study Circle
The Connecticut Ceramics Study Circle will current “Storage to Studio: Reflective Relevance,” a lecture by Jennifer Zwilling, curator of inventive applications at The Clay Studio in Philadelphia. It will probably be held from 1:15 to three p.m. Feb. 10 ,with refreshments to comply with, on the Bruce Museum. She will converse in regards to the present exhibit at The Clay Studio, which she curated, with paintings by 14 present and former resident artists there. Admission for non-members of the Connecticut Ceramics Study Circle is $25. For info, go to www.ctcsc.org.
The Parish of St. Catherine of Siena and St. Agnes will host a brand new Bible Study collection this 12 months. The upcoming seven-week examine is entitled “Second Corinthians” with an introductory session and six classes. The courses will run Monday evenings and Tuesday mornings, from Feb. 10 to March 24. The night courses will run 7:30 to 9 p.m. and morning courses will probably be 10 to 11:30 a.m. The courses will probably be held in Room 101- 102 of the O’Connor Center at St. Catherine of Siena Church at four Riverside Ave., Riverside. The examine collection is open to all. There is a $30 supplies charge, or $22 for First Corinthians college students, which is to be paid the primary day of sophistication. Cash or verify accepted. Registration at www.stc-sta.org/faith-formation/adults.
Bruce Beginnings Jr.
This program on the Bruce Museum gives a welcoming and partaking museum expertise for toddlers, ages 10 to 24 months, and their caregivers via hands-on play and exploration. Bruce Beginnings Jr. classes are impressed by the museum’s collections and displays. It is held from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on the second Thursday of every month, subsequent time on
Feb. 11. This program is free with normal admission however area is proscribed. See the customer service desk upon arrival to safe a spot.
Pulitzer winners headline breakfast
Family Centers will welcome New York Times columnists and Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn as the newest audio system in its well-liked Titans Series. The breakfast occasion to profit the Greenwich-based nonprofit will probably be at 7:30 a.m. Feb. 11 on the Stamford Sheraton at 700 E. Main St. This husband-and-wife duo had been the primary married couple to win a Pulitzer in journalism and have written a collection of best-selling books collectively. Their newest e book, “Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope,” will probably be launched in early 2020 and all attendees will get a replica. Tickets begin at $125, and proceeds will help Family Centers’ community of well being, training and human service applications. For extra info, go to www.familycenters.org.
The Bruce Museum will host a Curator’s Talk on “Tales from the Cabinet” from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 12. Hear the tales behind a few of the strangest objects in the exhibit known as “Collecting Reimagined: A 2D Curiosity Cabinet” with the urator H.S. Miller, who’s Zvi Grunberg resident fellow. Event is free to museum members and guests with paid admission. To make a reservation, go to brucemuseum.org or name 203-869-0376.
Greenwich Symphony Orchestra
The Greenwich Symphony Orchestra will probably be in live performance on Feb. 22 and Feb. 23 with a program that includes Beethoven, Symphony No. three (Eroica); and Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 5 (Emperor), with John O’Conor on piano. Concerts are on the Greenwich High School Performing Arts Center, 10 Hillside Road, at eight p.m. on Saturdays and four p.m. on Sundays. Tickets are $40 per individual, $10 for college kids. For extra info, name 203-869-2664 or go to www.greenwichsymphony.org.
League of Women Voters to honor leaders
For its 100th anniversary gala, the League of Women Voters of Connecticut will honor Indra Okay. Nooyi, a Greenwich resident and former chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, and Juanita T. James, president and CEO of the Fairfield County Community Foundation. Nooyi will obtain the Outstanding Woman in Business award and James will probably be acknowledged with the Outstanding Woman in Philanthropy award. The gala will happen Feb. 22 on the Italian Center in Stamford. For extra info, go to www.lwvct.org.
Pathways Inc., a Greenwich nonprofit serving adults with extreme psychological diseases, is internet hosting the band Big Head Todd and the Monsters, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Capitol Theater at 149 Westchester Ave. in Port Chester, N.Y. The group is inviting the general public to the celebration in help of Pathways shoppers. Special visitors embrace Hazel Miller, and 10,000 Maniacs will supply a pre-show in the principle theater. Tickets embrace a two hour preconcert open bar get together for Pathways visitors at Garcia Bar. To purchase tickets, go to www.one.bidpal.internet/pathways/ticketing or contact Sally Ghabour at 203-869-5656, Ext. 1025.
Curiosity Cabinets on show
The Bruce Museum’s latest exhibition options depictions of sea serpents crushing ships, 7-foot-tall giants, a mummified Porsche, and a menagerie of other oddities certain to pique the curiosity of any customer in the intersection of artwork and science. The show, known as “Collecting Reimagined: A 2D Curiosity Cabinet” is on view in the museum’s Bantle Lecture Gallery via March 24. For extra info, go to brucemuseum.org.
Greenwich Symphony Orchestra
The Greenwich Symphony Orchestra will probably be in live performance on April 18 and April 19 with a program that includes Hindemith, Concert Music for Strings and Brass; Herbert, Concerto No. 2 for Cello, with Daniel Miller on cello; and Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique. Concerts are on the Greenwich High School Performing Arts Center, 10 Hillside Road, at eight p.m. on Saturdays and four p.m. on Sundays. Tickets are $40 per individual, $10 for college kids. For extra info, name 203-869-2664 or go to www.greenwichsymphony.org.
SLS golf tourney
The St. Lawrence Society will maintain its 29th annual Charity Golf Tournament on May 11. Enjoy an ideal day of golf, meals and enjoyable. Get your foursomes collectively and be a part of the enjoyable. Cost is $175 for every little thing: the luncheon, cart, golf, cocktail hour and dinner. For cocktails and dinner solely, it’s $100. Starts at 11:30 a.m. at E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course, with a 12:45 p.m. shotgun begin, scramble format. Golf is adopted by cocktail hour, antipasti and a chief rib dinner again on the Club. To RSVP, go to www.stlawrencesociety.com/occasions or name 203-618-9036.