Monthly Archive for December, 2010

: December, 2010

End of the line for extra RR parking

One more day. That extra daily parking in Lot 8 at the Saugatuck Railroad Station in Westport for the last few weeks is scheduled to come to an end tomorrow, Friday, Dec. 17. In early November,

Job-seekers’ help rolls into Westport

The CTWorks Career Coach will be at Westport Town Hall on Thursday. The coach will be offering a beginner’s class in 2003 Microsoft PowerPoint from 10 a.m. to noon, followed by an intermediate class

’39 Steps’ to solving a mystery

“The Usual Suspects,” the Westport Library’s mystery reading group, takes up the classic, “The 39 Steps,” this coming Sunday. It’s the 1915 thriller by John Buchan that has inspired several stage and

‘Kid Kulture’ in spotlight tonight

A family-friendly reception from 6 to 8 p.m. today will open the new exhibition “Kid Kulture” at the Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. “Kid Kulture,” which runs through Feb. 20, will explore the

Music for holiday shoppers

Shoppers will be treated to two hours of holiday music performed by young singers and musicians Saturday at the Barnes & Noble store in Westport. The young perfomers from Fairfield — the

Human-rights group greets the holidays

Westport Group 79, a member of Amnesty International, the worldwide human-rights organization, will host its annual Holiday Action party from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday in the Seminar Room of the

Westport RTM elects new leaders tonight

The Westport Representative Town Meeting will elect a moderator and deputy moderator today at its monthly meeting. Moderator Hadley Rose will run for his fourth term. Deputy Moderator Jonathan

A doggone good gift

A Top Dog could make for a great gift. At least that’s what the Westport Animal Shelter Advocates hope. The group is offering its new “Top Dog” calendar for 2011 as the perfect stocking stuffer for

In ‘League’ with the holiday spirit

The League of Women Voters of Westport’s holiday luncheon fundraiser will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. next Friday at the home of Ann Sheffer and Bill Scheffler, 19 Stony Point Road.

Tea time is blend of festivity and charity

The Y’s Women of Westport hosts a “Festive Holiday Tea” on Dec. 13, but they aren’t forgetting those less fortunate. Amid the good food, good friends and music, the group will be collecting donations