Meet Nomi Eve, Author of Henna House

Oct 22, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

An evocative and stirring novel about a young woman living in the fascinating and rarely portrayed community of Yemenite Jews of the mid-twentieth century, from the acclaimed author of The Family Orchard. In the tradition of Anita Diamant’s The Red Tent, Henna House is the enthralling story of a woman, her family, their community, and the rituals that bind them....

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Financial Literacy 2-Day Lecture Presented by Bob Salomon at YMCA of Greenwich

YMCA of Greenwich

Oct 22, 2014 - Oct 22, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Making sense of the world of finance FREE and open to all *Participants should pick up a copy of the Wall Street Journal on Oct.22, as Bob will provide expert advice on using this tool. About Bob Salomon: Bob has spent over 40 years on Wall St. in various capacities including Chief Investment Officer at a major trust bank, Director of Research at a major investment bank, and CEO of a...

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Susan G. Komen CT Educational Session at YMCA of Greenwich

YMCA of Greenwich

Oct 22, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

FREE AND OPEN TO THE ENTIRE COMMUNITY! Learn about the importance of early detection and screenings Meet the men and women whose work is making a difference in the fight against breast cancer Hear about a survivor's journey from a survivor ABOUT OUR SPEAKERS: DR. DAVID GRUEN David Gruen, MD, MBA, is the Director of Breast Imaging, and co-director of the breast care program...

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Become a Museum Docent!

Fairfield Museum and History Center

Oct 22, 2014 - Nov 3, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Join us for an informal discussion and presentation to find out more about becoming a Museum Docent at the Fairfield Museum. Whether you’ve lived here for many years or you are new to the area, discover the rewards of sharing the rich history of our town and region to students, families and adults. Museum Docents present a variety of educational programs including walking tours of...

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Let’s Talk

Stamford JCC

Oct 23, 2014 - Oct 30, 2014 @ 1:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Thursday.

Thursdays, Sept. 4, Sept. 11, Sept. 18, Oct. 2, Oct. 23, Oct. 30, 1 – 2 p.m. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet new people or deepen your friendship with those you already know, as we engage in meaningful conversation about a wide variety of topics that are important in our lives. Topics may range from how to live a fulfilling life, creating healthy relationships, savoring our...

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Getting Into Work- An Improv performance by Sea Tea

Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Oct 24, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Adults have been asking you since first grade what you want to be when you grow up. Just because you're a teenager doesn't mean work isn't a part of your world. Your weirdest and wildest thoughts about careers, work drama, and earning that paycheck will be twisted into the kinds of scenes and songs you've seen on Whose Line Is It Anyway!, Wild n' Out, and Drew Carey's...

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ASTRONOMY NIGHTS: Pluto: The Battle for a Planet

Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Oct 24, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

Head to the Observatory to explore the night sky, planets, stars, and more! Start by learning about Pluto, followed by a visit to view the night sky through the Observatory's 22-inch research telescope. The presentation portion of the program will be held rain or shine. Viewing hours are weather permitting. This program is suitable for children ages 5 & older. Members: Free |...

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OUTDOOR ADVENTURES: Slithery, Slimy, Creepy, Crawly

Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Oct 24, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

Celebrate Halloween a little early! Meet some of our live scaly and crawly friends. Touch Connecticut's longest snake, meet a tarantula up close and personal, and feel some slimy tree frog feet. We'll discover how these 'icky' animals are really incredible. Recommended for all ages. Space is limited for our Outdoor Adventures programs. Pre-registration and pre-payment are...

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Ick Fest @ Overbrook

Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Oct 26, 2014 @ 1:00 PM

Celebrate all things creepy and crawly at our annual "Ick Fest @ Overbrook." After Trick-or-Treating on the Farm, visit the Overbrook Nature Center to visit our snakes, tarantulas, lizards, worms, and other icky creatures. Explore our slime table, make crafts featuring bats and spiders, and more. Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information call...

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GFED (Global Foundation for Eating Disorders) Luncheon

Greenwich Country Club

Oct 28, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

GFED's inaugural fall luncheon with speaker Kelly Klump, Professor of Psychology at Michigan State University.  Dr. Klump's topic: "Hormones, Mood and Appetite; why don't women eat and drink like men?" GFED invests in the latest scientific research to identify and disseminate the most effective treatment for eating disorders.  For more information or to...

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