Silvermine - Signed, Sealed & Delivered - Private Collectors Party Fundraiser

10/29/2011

1037 Silvermine Rd, New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-966-9700.

The popular fundraising art sale and event for collectors and enthusiasts returns to Silvermine Arts Center. Join us for wine and hors d’oeuvres at a special private collector’s party featuring over 500 4” x 6” original works of art in all media - paintings, prints, photographs, collages. An element of mystery adds to the fun; the artist's signature is on the back, visible only after purchase. Be one of the first to participate in this special sale of small works of art by Silvermine Guild artists, faculty and well-known friends, to benefit Silvermine’s public programs, gallery exhibits, outreach programs and lectures. In addition to all works available at $50 (buy 3 and get the 4th free!), there will be a silent auction on special selected works of art. Advanced reservations required to attend this private showing and sale.

Headless Horesman At The Haunted Cottage - Greenwich at Pu

10/30/2011

243 East Putnam Ave, Greenwich, CT Phone: (203) 869-9697.

On Sunday, 3 PM to 5 PM. at Putnam Cottage - Knapp Tavern Museum,  Ghost Stories on tour of Timothy Knapp, Pumpkins, tracing your family information center, and Kettle corn cooked by revolutionary people and decorating pumpkins. Admission $5.00  For more information concerning upcoming events please contact CorrespondingSecretary@PutnamHillDAR.org.

The 30th Annual Halloween Parade New Canaan

10/30/2011

Park and Elm Street, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-966-2004.

12:00pm -Fun Begines in the Park Street Lot. 1:00pm - Parade Line Up in the Park Street Lot. 1:30pm - Parade Begins! This great event begins at 12pm, rain or shine, with all marchers gathering in the Park Street parking lot to prepare. Goodie bags will be given out until we run out! The parade will kick off at 1:30pm from the parking lot proceeding to the corner of Park & Elm, then down Elm Street to Main Street, and loop back up Elm Street, which will be closed to vehicular traffic for the event.

A League of Our Own Westport Historical Society

10/30/2011

25 Avery Place, Westport, CT Phone: 203-277-7253.

4:00 pm - 5:30pm,. Donations gratefully accepted.Produced by Lisa Shufro and directed by John Hartwell,  the film traces the first sixty years of League of Women Voters in Westport, examining both the impact of the League on the Town and the empowerment of women through the League.  Topics covered include the formation of the Town charter and RTM, the gradual movement of League members into positions of power in local government, and the influence of the League during controversies such as Project Concern.  After the showing the filmmakers will host a Q&A.

Trick or Treat on the Heckscher Farm Stamford Museum & Nature Center

10/30/2011

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT Phone: 203.977.6538.

1 – 3 pm, Trick or Treat on the Heckscher FarmDon your Halloween costume and head up to Heckscher Farm to trick or treat with your favorite farm friends! Grab a map and head off in search of different "treats" at the trick or treating stations around Heckscher Farm. See what Dakota the Clydesdale, Big Sis the pig, and Packman the goat have to offer. Then, stop by Overbrook for "Ick-Fest" and get slimy with our slime table, visit live reptiles and bugs, and create crafts around some of our favorite Halloween critters. Don't forget your treat bag!  Members: FREE/Non-members: FREE with gate admission.

Boo at the Zoo

10/30/2011

1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 394-6565.

This spooktacular afternoon includes music, harvest hayrides, face painters, and we will announce the winners of our Scarecrow competition, plus many other seasonal enjoyments. Guaranteed to delight and fright all those who pass through! If you're under 12, in costume and are accompanied by a paying adult, you get in to the Zoo for FREE!

Norwalk Fall Festival of Crafts

10/30/2011

Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-261-2414.

Being held on Sunday at The Norwalk Inn and Conference Center, 99 East Ave. from 11 -5 p.m. For more information visit the website.