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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
Byrd’s and Buzzed at PourMe!

October 26, 2017 7:00 pm

PourMe, Danbury

Byrd's Books brings author Erik Ofgang to PourMe in downtown Danbury on Thursday October 26th at 7:00pm. 

With his book, Buzzed: Beers, Booze and Coffee Brews: Where to Enjoy the Best Craft...


Read more Places left: 25    |    Cost: 40.00 USD
Literature & Discussions    |    PourMe





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...







26
Oct
2017
Renaissance

October 26, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Following their South American tour this Spring, Renaissance will be back in the Northeast in October and November 2017 debuting their ‘Symphonic Journey’ tour. This tour will include four very speci...


Read more Cost: 52.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





27
Oct
2017
The Crucible - a staged reading

October 27, 2017 8:00 pm

Brookfield Theatre, Brookfield

"The Crucible" by Arthur Miller
directed by Rebecca Pokorski

A Halloween staged reading of the 1953 Tony Award for Best Play.

"This exciting drama about the Puritan purge of...


Read more Places left: 135    |    Cost: Donation USD
Theatre    |    Brookfield Theatre





27
Oct
2017
Martin Sexton Trio

October 27, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

In 2017 American singer-songwriter Martin Sexton extends touring in support of his ninth studio release Mixtape of the Open Road. Syracuse native Sexton got his start singing in the streets and subway...


Read more Cost: 65.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





27
Oct
2017
Oktoberfest Jazz at WCSU

October 27, 2017 8:00 pm

WCSU Visual & Performing Arts Center, Danbury

Oktoberfest Jazz will be at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbur...







28
Oct
2017
Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs

October 28, 2017 11:00 am

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Based on the folk tale as recorded by the Brothers Grimm; Book by Bruce Craig Miller and Ford Flannagan; Lyrics by Bruce Craig Miller; Music by Ron Barnett This musical adaptation of the classic Grim...


Read more Cost: 15.00 USD
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





28
Oct
2017
Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs

October 28, 2017 2:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Based on the folk tale as recorded by the Brothers Grimm; Book by Bruce Craig Miller and Ford Flannagan; Lyrics by Bruce Craig Miller; Music by Ron Barnett This musical adaptation of the classic Grim...


Read more Cost: 15.00 USD
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





28
Oct
2017
WCSU Planetarium Show

October 28, 2017 6:00 pm

WCSU Westside campus, Danbury

WCSU will host a 6 p.m. planetarium show on Saturday, Oct. 28, followed by telescope viewing of the sky from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Westside Observatory and Planetarium on the university's Westside campu...







28
Oct
2017
Christian McBride's New Jawn

October 28, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Christian McBride, the recently named Artistic Director of the Newport Jazz Festival, is a five-time Grammy Award-winning bassist-composer who, since the early ‘90s, has recorded over 300 dates as a s...


Read more Cost: 42.50 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





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