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Clare Romano & John Ross: 70 Years of Printmaking at Center for Contemporary Printmaking

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The fall exhibition, featuring a sampling from the extensive collection of original prints by Clare Romano and John Ross,  at The Center for Contemporary Printmaking (CCP), 299 West Ave., in Mathews Park, Norwalk, runs through Sunday, December 14, 2014. Gallery visitors have the opportunity to view original prints made by these preeminent printmaking artists, educators, […] [Read More]
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Bethel Salutes the Holidays

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Downtown Bethel is saluting the holidays with a series of special events sure to please holiday gift buyers and browsers.  To kick off the season, Bethel has decorated and lit their gorgeous holiday tree.  On Saturday, November 29, Bethel is inviting kids to meet Santa from a 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Bethel […] [Read More]
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Kent’s annual champagne stroll

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To get in the holiday mood, visit Kent, a quiet village located in the the heart of the Litchfield Hills that has organized a great old fashioned holiday outing. On November 28 and 29, visitors are invited to attend the second annual Champagne Stroll where local merchants will be pouring champagne from 4 p.m. – […] [Read More]
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Holiday Trains in Fairfield

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The Fairfield Museum and History Center announces the return of the highly popular family tradition, The Holiday Express Train Show December 5, 2014 – January 4, 2015.   On Friday night, December 5 at 7 pm, following Fairfield’s annual tree lighting ceremony, all are invited to stroll down an illuminated path across the town green […] [Read More]
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Beauty and Ruin: Broken Landscapes, Lost Symbols at the Silvermine Arts Center

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Beauty and Ruin:  Broken Landscapes, Lost Symbols is the name of the show at the Silvermine Art Center located on 1037 Silvermine Road in New Cannan that runs through December 23.  The focus of the show is the work of three artists that explore three themes in photography, sculpture, and a site-dependent work that includes […] [Read More]
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Wreathmaking at the Woodcock Nature Center

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Wreaths are considered to be iconic symbols of the season by many people. At the Woodcock Nature Center in Wilton a series of “Ladies Nights” for wreath making are being offered this year on Tuesday – Friday, Dec. 2nd – 5th and Dec. 9th – 12th with two sessions each night at 6:30-8:15 pm OR […] [Read More]
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Native American Pottery from the Bruce Museum Collection

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Over the years, the Bruce Museum has acquired a noteworthy collection of Native American pottery. This collection encompasses pottery shards from functional vessels made in the Northeast to the large, almost sculptural pieces from Native Americans of the Southwest. By exploring the process of creating pottery, visitors to the exhibition will learn about the mineralogical […] [Read More]
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Small Works! at the Carriage Barn Arts Center

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The Small Works! art exhibition at the Carriage Barn Arts Center runs through December 21 and highlights small scale art. The work on view by 50 artists, mainly from Connecticut and New York, range from delicate drawings, paintings, and photographs to finely crafted sculpture and ceramics. The juror of the exhibition is Lee Findlay Potter, […] [Read More]
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