A total of 30 events have been found.
Alexey Von Schlippe Gallery of Art, 1084 Shennecossett Road, Groton, CT
begins Feb. 25; Opening Reception Friday March 2nd from 6-8 PM; through Sunday, April 8 .
The March 2nd Reception is open to the public and will feature live music with the Bill Morrison & Kent Hewitt Jazz Duo
Frank Bruckman of New Haven; Scott Kahn of Old Lyme and Rick Silberberg of Ivoryton; Wed. – Sunday, noon to 4 p.m.;
*Members and students are Free, Non- Members $3.
For more info: 860-405-9052
Mystic Arts Center, 9 Water Street, Mystic,
"Young At Art" gives children and teens the opportunity to hang their artwork in a professional gallery setting among the work of their peers. The exhibition is sponsored by Dominion, Steamboat Inn and the family of Lil Maxwell.
Connecticut College, Charles Shain Library, New London, CT
An exhibit of items in the permanent collection of the Latin Network for the Visual Arts, a local nonprofit organization that seeks to enrich the community through exposure to contemporary art from countries where Romance languages are spoken. This diverse exhibition features paintings, photography and sculpture from artists in Spain, Cuba, Chile, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Uruguay and Peru. There will be a talk and reception on Thursday, Feb. 9, at 4:15 p.m. The exhibit is sponsored by the Center for the Comparative Study of Race and Ethnicity and the Department of History.
studio33, 140 Bank Street, New London, CT
Studio 33 presents “Winter on the Shore”, a collective group of area artist’s work-photography, oils, watercolors, mixed media and acrylics. The exhibition includes the work of the late Robert Hauschild – lighthouses on bricks and lighthouse watercolors. This show runs through March 21.
Gallery hours: Tues, Wed, Fri 9 – 5, Thurs 9 – 7, Sat 10 – 3.
The Gallery at Lighthouse, 744 Long Hill Road, Groton, CT
Gail Mille and Kathryn Dupont; through April 6; noon-5 p.m. weekdays and by appointment Sat.; (860) 445-7626, ext. 108.
Atria Crossroads, 1 Beechwood Drive, Waterford, CT
6-week groups starting March 1 to April 5; open to all; call to register at (860) 848-5699.
Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library lane, Old Lyme, CT
The Old Lyme PGN Library announces a collaborative project with the Florence Griswold Museum. The series, …isms: A Study of Styles in Art, Literature and Film opens on March 1 at 7:00 pm and continues through April 19. All programs are free and take place on Thursdays at 7:00 pm. Session locations will alternate between the Library and Museum.
The eight part series is a community collaboration funded by a generous grant from the Connecticut Humanities Council to engage participants with interactive programs led by staff and facilitators from each organization.
Copies of all literature to be discussed will be available for checking out from the OLPGN Library. For more details and registration call the Library at 860-434-1684 or register online at www.oldlyme.lioninc.org.
Waterford Public Library, 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT
Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Bryce Dallas Howard
Rated PG-13; 146 minutes; 2011
A writer turns her friends' lives -- and a small Mississippi town -- upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families.
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington Street, New London, CT
Salem Free Public Library , 264 Hartford Road, Salem , CT
Participants will discuss “A Free Man of Color,” by Barbara Hambly; leader is Carole Shmurak who runs the Simsbury Library Mystery Book Club. Following the discussion is a New Orleans-style lunch. There is a $10 fee for the lunch. Participants are welcome to bring a bagged lunch instead. Please register for the program by calling the Salem Library located at 264 Hartford Road (Rte. 85) at 860 859-1130. Copies of “A Free Man of Color” are available to participants at the Salem Library.
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT
brush up on your English skills; free
Robert A. Granato Senior Center @ The Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase Street , Pawcatuck , CT
Dominoes or Scrabble, cards and other board games; bring a sandwich and a friend; every Thurs; 860-599-3285
Mystic Seaport, Greenmanville Avenue, Mystic, CT
Last fall saw the hauling ashore of the mighty Charles W. Morgan in the Museum's Henry B. duPont Preservation Shipyard for a planned three-year restoration. Climb aboard the world's last wooden whaleship and learn more about the unprecedented restoration of this American icon in the Shipyard Gallery's newest exhibit, Restoring an Icon: The Charles W. Morgan.
North Stonington Senior Center, 391 Norwich-Westerly Road, North Stonington, CT
zumba noon; quilting 1-3 p.m.; tai chi 3:15 p.m.; (860) 535-8188.
Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Rd., Groton, CT
open play every Thursday; (860) 441-6785.
Union Baptist Church, 119 High St., Mystic, CT
Adult Children of Alcoholics meetings
Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT
Stonington resident Charlie Hatton will discuss “A Time of Gifts” by Patrick Leigh Fermor; bring a sandwich, coffee and tea provided; free; (860) 535-0658.
Essex Town Hall , 29 West Ave., Essex, CT
Potapaug program with a film presentation followed by a live discussion with Dr. Don Rankin; free; (860) 767-9763.
Waterford Public Library, 49 Rope Ferry Rd, Waterford, CT
Breastfeeding Support Group; every Thursday
31 Mohegan Ave., , New London, CT
Thursday evenings from Jan. 19 through March 15; offered to any East Lyme, Waterford, New London, Groton and Montville resident wishing to gain the necessary certification to assist others in their community following an event with first responders are not immediately available; to register call (860) 739-4434 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org by Jan. 11.
Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, CT
Popular Lyme Art Assoication instructors Jack Montmeat and Kelli Folsom are offering private lessons in drawing and painting this spring. You choose the subject matter and medium! Individualized instruction will help artists of all levels improve their techniques. This is a time to work at a pace that is both challenging and comfortable. With proper guidance and critique, you will build foundations that will be profoundly reflected in your art. Please call the LAA to schedule lessons with either of these exceptional instructors.
LQM Gallery, Harris Place, 165 State St., New London, CT
instructed by Qimin Liu; $250; call to register (860) 237-1081 or email: email@example.com; Thursdays Feb. 23 through April 12.
Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT
Bond with your little one during a fun-filled program featuring interactive nursery rhymes, songs, stories, puppets and more! For ages newborn – 23 months. Drop-in;
no registration required. This program is sponsored by a grant from People’s United Bank.
Waterford Public Library, 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT
This story time features music, stories, and crafts.
Age 3 and up.
Preston Town Hall, 389 Ct 2, Preston, CT
Preston Board of Selectmen meeting
Norwich planning office, 23 Union St., Norwich, CT
Norwich Inland Wetlands, Watercourses and Conservation Commission meeting
La Vita Gustosa, 9 Main Street, East Haddam, CT
Frohsinn Hall / the German Club, 58 Greenmanville Avenue, Mystic, CT
Contra dancing is easy to learn. Allemande right your corner, balance and swing your partner! A live band for music, playing traditional Irish or French Canadian tunes. Dances are led by a caller, who teaches every dance. You can learn the basic moves in fifteen minutes! It’s a community event – dancers might be from 7-70 years old. Everyone is welcome: singles, couples, families and we are GLBT friendly. Wear cool, comfortable clothing and shoes. Contra dancing is informal!
RiverQuest, Eagle Landing State Park, 1 Marine Park, Haddam, CT
RiverQuest and Connecticut Audubon embark on their Annual Eagle Watch/Winter Cruises during February and March 2012. Bring your winter spirit and join us aboard RiverQuest as we cruise the lower Connecticut River in search of eagles, hawks, ducks, seals, and other winter wildlife. RiverQuest has a heated, enclosed cabin; dress warmly so you can enjoy the beauty and solitude of the river on our open decks. Listen and observe as seasoned, experienced naturalists identify our local wildlife and other points of interest. Bring your binoculars or borrow ours. Complimentary coffee/tea.
2-hour cruise, Feb. 11 thru March 18; Sat/Sun 9am & 11:30am & 2pm, Thurs 10am & 1pm
Tickets: $40 per person. No children under eight years old, please.
B.F. Hoxie Fire Department, 34 Broadway Ave., Mystic, CT
Mystic Babe Ruth League will be holding its Monthly Meeting on March 1 at 7 p.m. at the B.F. Hoxie Fire Department. Returning Managers and Coaches must attend as well as anyone interested in coaching, managing and volunteering this season. Contact: Mark Underwood 860-572-4153