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01
Jun
2017
Sculpture Now and the Mount Nexus 2017

June 01, 2017 - October 31, 2017, 12:00 am - 6:00 am

The Mount, Lenox

SculptureNow and The Mount present, Nexus, and outdoor exhibition featuring 30 sculptures. Join us for free, artist-led art walks on July 16, August 13, September 17, and October 15 at 1:30 pm.


Read more Cost: $18 USD
Fine Arts    |    The Mount





05
Jun
2017
SUMMER SCULPTURE SHOWCASE

June 05, 2017 - October 27, 2017, 12:00 am - 6:00 am

THE SCULPTURE GROUNDS, Old Lyme

The 2017 Summer Sculpture Showcase offers a unique opportunity for established sculptors to exhibit their work in a different location, while also effectively creating a new exhibition within the Scul...


Read more Cost: Free USD
Fine Arts    |    THE SCULPTURE GROUNDS





12
Aug
2017
Art In the Orchard

August 12, 2017 - November 23, 2017, 12:00 am - 6:00 am

Park Hill Orchard, Easthampton

Art In the Orchard is a walking sculpture trail which winds through our productive fruit gardens.  The self-guided trail is about a half-mile long.  A walk through the labyrinth adds about a quarter m...


Read more Cost: Free USD
Fine Arts    |    Park Hill Orchard





02
Sep
2017
Collaborative Concepts Farm Project 2017

September 02, 2017 - October 28, 2017, 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

THE SAUNDERS FARM PROJECT 2017, Philipstown

Opening Reception - Saturday, September 2nd, 2-6 pm
(Rain date Sunday, September 3rd, or Monday, September 4th) Music Schedule: 2:30 – 3:10 Backbeat 3:15 – 3:5...


Read more Cost: Free USD
Fine Arts    |    THE SAUNDERS FARM PROJECT 2017





17
Oct
2017
"Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead" at WCSU

October 17, 2017 - October 29, 2017, 12:00 am - 6:00 am

WCSU Visual & Performing Arts Center

The Department of Theatre Arts will present "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead" in the Studio Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension i...







18
Oct
2017
"Hamlet" at WCSU

October 18, 2017 - October 29, 2017, 12:00 am - 12:00 am

WCSU Visual & Performing Arts Center, Danbury

The Department of Theatre Arts will present "Hamlet" in the Studio Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Performances will be...







23
Oct
2017
An Evening with Bruce Hornsby

October 23, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

He’s a 9-time Grammy Award nominee and has won 3 Grammy Awards. Best known for “The Way It Is” – the title track of Bruce Hornsby and the Range’s 1986 debut album – became the most-played song on Amer...


Read more Cost: 85.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





24
Oct
2017
Illustrator, Guy Billout at WCSU

October 24, 2017 11:00 am

WCSU Visual & Performing Arts Center, Danbury

Illustrator Guy Billout will discuss his work at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 24 in Room 144 of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The ev...







24
Oct
2017
Met Opera ENCORE in HD: Die Zauberflote (Mozart)

October 24, 2017 5:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

A sublime fairy tale that moves freely between earthy comedy and noble mysticism—was written for a theater located just outside Vienna with the clear intention of appealing to audiences from all walks...


Read more Cost: Free
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





25
Oct
2017
Wellness Wednesday at WCSU

October 25, 2017 12:30 pm

WCSU Midtown campus, Danbury

As part of the ongoing Wellness Wednesday program on campus, there will be a workshop on "Poetry and Journaling For Self and Social Action" with holistic mental health clinician, personal coach and Re...







25
Oct
2017
How To Write A Novel: Victoria Redel in Conversation with Julia Strayer

October 25, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Victoria Redel, author of five books of fiction and three books of poetry, will share the secrets of the many ways to write a novel. In conversation with Julia Strayer, Victoria will discuss her creat...







26
Oct
2017
WCSU Coffeehouse

October 26, 2017 12:00 am

WCSU Midtown campus, Danbury

WCSU will present the Midtown Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26 in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The coffeehouse will...


Read more Cost: Free
Music    |    WCSU Midtown campus





26
Oct
2017
Research Seminar at WCSU

October 26, 2017 4:00 pm

WCSU Midtown campus

Sarah Lawrence College Professor of Biology Dr. Michelle Hersh will discuss "Fungal Functions in Forest Fragments: How Fungal Pathogens Can Help to Maintain Plant Diversity" on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 4 ...







26
Oct
2017
WCSU World Languages Lecture

October 26, 2017 , 6:00 pm

WCSU Midtown campus, Danbury

Adjunct Instructor of Arabic Dr. Hamid El Khalfi will discuss "The Influence of Arabic on the English Language" at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, in Room 210 of Higgins Annex on the WCSU Midtown campus, 18...







26
Oct
2017
The Chicago Cubs: Story of a Curse with Rich Cohen

October 26, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Books on the Common and Ridgefield Library present an Author Talk with Rich Cohen about his new book The Chicago Cubs: Story of a Curse. For Rich Cohen and millions of other fans, the Cubs have alway...







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