Fairfield Women’s Nine Hole Golf Spring Meeting

Spring Meeting on Tues., April 4, 2017, 10:30 a.m. at Brennan’s Shebeen at the H Smith Richardson Clubhouse.

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6:30pm

ACGT Anniversary Gala

04/19/2017

Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT), the nation’s only nonprofit dedicated exclusively to cell and gene therapies for cancer, is celebrating its anniversary with a Gala on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at 6:30pm at The Harvard Club of New York City. Tickets for the ACGT Gala are $750 and are available at http://www.acgtfoundation.org/events/ or by emailing bgallagher@acgtfoundation.org.

7:00pm

9th Annual Pacific House Dessert and Chocolate Tasting Event

03/31/2017

Indulge in incredible desserts and chocolate from the area’s finest artisanal bakeries and chocolatiers while listening to live music from talented high school musicians all to raise funds for the new Pacific House Young Adult program. The result: an extraordinary evening of delicious sweets, great music and a spectacular example of young adults helping young adults.

7:00pm

Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe to Speak at Round Hill

04/10/2017

Sister Rosemary says, “I want to give a voice to the voiceless and give these young women and children dignity so they will be accepted in society.” Her story is of one woman’s fight to bring hope and dignity back to her nation of Uganda.

6:00pm

MMRF Laugh For Life: New York Comedy Event Featuring Paul Reiser

05/02/2017

You’re invited to The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, 15th Annual MMRF Laugh for Life: New York fundraiser! The event will take place at Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, in New York City on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Comedian and Actor Paul Reiser, will perform at the event, as well as Mentalist, Oz Pearlman, at the cocktail reception. Come out to help find a cure and enjoy a night of entertainment!

7:00pm

Norwalk’s Keep Hope Alive Fundraiser

04/28/2017

Simply Smiles, a Connecticut-based charity organization, is hosting its annual “Keep Hope Alive” fundraising event on Friday, April 28th at the Stepping Stones Museum in Norwalk, Connecticut from 7-9pm. Guests at the event will have the opportunity to donate any amount to support Simply Smiles projects. There is no cost to attend, and the event is open to all.

12:00am

Bi-Annual Darien Art Show & Sale

06/03/2017 - 06/10/2017

Over 250 pieces of children’s and adult artwork on view in the Darien Arts Center Weatherstone Studio. The DAC encourages all ages to participate in this Darien tradition that includes cash awards and a solo exhibit for the Best in Show winner.

8:30am

Day Art Trip with Pequot Library

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04/19/2017

Experience the elegance and extravagance of the Gilded Age on guided tours of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s American Wing and the Museum of the City of New York’s special exhibition Gilded New York during this day-long outing with Pequot Library.

12:00am

A Tropical Escape

03/30/2017

DARIEN SPORT SHOP HOSTS A ‘TROPICAL ESCAPE’
Darien Sport Shop will host a Tropical Escape, the introduction of its newly expanded designer swimwear and accessories department Thursday, March 30 through Saturday April 1. The event will include complimentary beauty, fitness, spa and wellness treatments.

6:00pm

Frances Ashforth’s Exhibition “WATER + WORDS and Water” To Open at New Canaan Library’s Curtis Gallery

03/30/2017

Water is the star of artist Frances Ashforth’s striking monotypes, whether it is the presence or absence of it. Many of Ashforth’s stunning monotypes present waterscapes where the water, rendered in beautiful simplicity, is clearly the subject. Her compelling exhibition “WATER + WORDS and Water” opens on Thursday, March 30 and runs through Sunday, May 21. Opening reception on March 30, 6 pm.

6:00pm

A Night in Saint Barths

04/29/2017

The New Canaan YMCA will be hosting its first gala fundraiser in over 12 years to celebrate its 63 years of service to the community, as well as its soon-to-be-completed renovated facility. On April 29, the lawn behind Waveny Mansion will be elegantly tented and transformed into a chic Saint Barths setting. Guests will enjoy cocktails, dinner, and dancing, while supporting the New Canaan YMCA.

10:30am

SILVERSOURCE ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF OUTING

06/12/2017

Come play on this exclusive and challenging Robert Trent Jones designed course. Enjoy a pre-tournament brunch, prizes, a lively reception, special auction and a seated dinner. Event benefits rides to wellness for older adults and a housing stability fund. Tickets are on sale now and sponsorship packages are available. Visit https://SilverSource.org/golf/ or call 203-324-6584.

6:00pm

Pacific House 16th Annual Gala

05/06/2017

A memorable & elegant evening to support the Pacific House Homeless Shelter. Cocktails, dancing, auction and seated dinner. Alice Melly is the honoree for her longtime support, and former MLB player and manager Bobby Valentine will emcee this important event. Tickets are on sale now, and sponsorship packages are still available. Visit: http://pacifichouse.org/gala2017 or text ‘shelter’ to 8820

5:30pm

Gallery Talk on H. A. Sigg

03/23/2017

A gallery talk on artist H. A. Sigg will start off the opening night for the Fairfield University Art Museum’s exhibition, H. A. Sigg: Abstract Rivers. The gallery talk will be presented by Lauren Cesiro, Adjunct Professor of Art History, Fairfield University, at 5:30 p.m. in the Walsh Gallery of the Quick Center for the Arts.

1:00pm

Westport Country Playhouse

03/19/2017

From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears at their door, Sally and her brother know that the Cat in The Hat is the most mischievous cat they will ever meet

Sunday, March 19
1pm | 4pm

6:30pm

Fake Comedy Show, Sad.

03/13/2017

The comedian troop of The Late Live Show at Night will be featured at the Comedy Night of the Humanists and Freethinkers of Fairfield County (HFFC) on Monday March 13.

8:00pm

Jonathan Kozol to Speak in Greenwich

03/31/2017

Jonathan Kozol, one of our nation’s most persistent and prophetic advocates for children of poverty, is known for “laying bare the savage inequalities inflicted upon children for no reason but the accident of being born into poverty.”