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Don’t miss the 37th annual Norwalk Oyster Festival

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Don’t miss the 37th annual Norwalk Oyster Festival that promises to be the biggest and bester ever! Fun for families and friends from nine to ninety, the 37th annual Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival will be held this year from Friday, September 5 through Sunday, September 7. This year’s entertainment highlights include music from nationally […] [Read More]
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37 Annual Members Show at Carriage Barn Arts Center

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On Saturday, September 13 – Sunday, October 5, the Carriage Barn Arts Center located on 681 South Ave., New Canaan will celebrate the diverse work of its strong contingency of current artist members in its annual Members’ Show.  There will be over 150 artists participating mainly from Connecticut and New York and the work will represent […] [Read More]
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September Workshops at the Center for Contemporary Printmaking

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Located in Norwalk on  299 West Ave., the Center for Contemporary Printmaking has organized a series of workshops for  advanced participants as well as beginners.  On September 5-7 for example, Large Prints from a small press will be featured and participants will explore monoprinting methods that defy the size limitations of our presses. Participants create painterly […] [Read More]
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Westport Arts Center Presents a New Performing Artists Season with Local and International Musicians

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The Westport Arts Center is proud to announce a new season for their Performing Arts Series of Jazz and Chamber concerts. The season will feature international musicians, such as Croatian guitarist Ana Vidovic as well as local gems like the Hartford Jazz Orchestra. Bernard Purdie and the Juilliard String Quartet will return for encore performances after […] [Read More]
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Still time to sail away!

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There is still time for  an island adventure this summer. Now through September 28, the 45-foot catamaran C.J. Toth will depart regularly from Norwalk, in Connecticut’s Fairfield County, for the salty 45-minute escape to Sheffield Island. Passengers will enjoy a special day of picnicking, tours of a historic lighthouse, shell hunting, and walks to view […] [Read More]
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Westport Historical Society Coffeehouse Tribute to Pete Seeger at the Wheeler’s

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Join singer-songwriter Suzanne Sheridan and other local musicians on August 29 for an evening of Civil Rights and Vietnam War protest songs in tribute to the late folk icon Pete Seeger. If you missed seeing this wonderful performance in June, do make reservations early as the last one was completely sold out!  The concert will […] [Read More]
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Silvermine Arts Guild Faculty Exhibition and open house

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Silvermine School of Art located on 1037 Silvermine Road in New Cannan celebrated its 90th birthday this year and was once again recognized in Moffly Media’s “Best of the Gold Coast” issue for best art classes for the third consecutive year. The Silvermine Galleries were also voted “best gallery” for the fourth consecutive year. What distinguishes […] [Read More]
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A tribute to Pete Seeger at the Westport Historical Society

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On August 29 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. join songwriter Suzanne Sheridan and other local musicians  for an evening of Civil Rights and Vietnam War protest songs in tribute to the late folk icon Pete Seeger. The writer of such Sixties anthems as “If I Had a Hammer,” “Where Have All the Flowers Gone” […] [Read More]
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