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Learn How Scientists and Citizens Work to Protect Long Island Sound

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On Wednesday, May 14 at 7 p.m., Tom Andersen, author of This Fine Piece of Water, An Environmental History of Long Island Sound, will present a talk entitled “The Health of Long Island Sound.” The program will take place at The Ferguson Library in Stamford. Mr. Anderson will discuss the progress that a group of scientists and […] [Read More]
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Calling All Young Writers!

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The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum is launching a Young Writers’ Competition among students from area schools to encourage creative thinking and writing, and introduce mid-to-late 19th century history and arts to tomorrow’s museum audiences. Steve Berry, New York Times best selling author (#1 internationally) and his wife Elizabeth are the creators of the History Matters foundation dedicated to historic preservation. […] [Read More]
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Bring Her For Free!

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Mother’s Day is “Bring Your Mom for Free Day” at the Westport Country Playhouse!  Bring the woman who loves you unconditionally to one of the finest theaters around for a superb production of A Song at Twilight, by Noel Coward.  In this exquisite battle of wits, playwright Noël Coward explores the nature of passion, the cruelty of […] [Read More]
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Last Chance To See Shrek Live!

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You’ve had many many weekends to be part of this exciting experience. Unfortunately all good things must come to an end, and tomorrow will be the last day the Downtown Cabaret Theatre will be showing Shrek The Musical. We’ve all seen the DreamWorks animated motion picture but you’ve never seen Shrek like this! An ogre, […] [Read More]
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Sheri Miller – Live!

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Sheri Miller is a singer/songwriter from Long Island, New York. Raised in an extremely musical and creative home, Sheri began teaching herself guitar and piano, and she composed dozens of songs by age ten.  She spent years singing along with Ella Fitzgerald, Etta James, Billie Holiday, The Beatles and The Beach Boys! Since then, her musical career […] [Read More]
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New York Times Best Selling Author

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The  Ferguson Library is pleased to present New York Times Bestselling author, Barbara Taylor Bradford. Barbara is the recipient of 25 other awards for her writing achievements and philanthropy. Her books have sold more than 82 million copies worldwide in more than 90 countries and 40 languages. Ten of them have been produced as TV films or drama series starring actors […] [Read More]
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Hans Fischer Solo Show Opens At Watershed Gallery

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Watershed Gallery currently has on display an exhibition of work by award-winning local artist Hans Fischer, who uses encaustic, oil and acrylic paint to blend contemporary representational images with the abstract.  The Hans Fischer Solo Exhibition will run until Sunday, June 1st. “Light seems to emanate from Hans’s paintings,” says Jennifer Mathy, owner and director of Watershed […] [Read More]
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Thomas J. Walsh Gallery Has Fascinating New Exhibit Called Refraction

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Fascinated by the destabilization of perception, Jason Peters creates illusory spaces and alternative realities through his work. He does so by amassing vast quantities of discarded objects from everyday life, which Peters then reconfigures in surprisingly unexpected ways. The results lift these “societal casts-offs” – including contractors’ buckets and metal chair frames – beyond the […] [Read More]
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