Joanna Gleason From Campfire to Cabaret

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Observe the creative process up close and experience something truly unique! In front of a live audience, Tony Award-winning actress Joanna Gleason will guide a select group of Purchase College students from the Theatre, Dance, and Music Conservatories in an evening of song that is part master class, part improvised musical theatre.

Spring Art Show – “Primavera: Terra, Fiore, Mare”

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"Primavera: Terra, Fiore, Mare - New Work by Dana Goodfellow, William McCarthy & Karen Tusinski" is an art exhibition that offers a fresh look at some of the most oft-explored subjects in the history of art. Show Dates: March 30 - May 20, 2017 Open House Reception: March 30, 12:00pm - 6:00pm (featuring Prosecco, Biscotti & Bocelli)

Clay Art Center’s Saturday Drop-In Clay Classes for the Whole Family

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Clay Art Center’s Saturday Drop-In Clay Classes for the Whole Family Looking for something relaxing, creative and fun to do this Winter/Spring for the whole family. Take part in Clay Art Center’s Saturday Drop-In Clay Class, Saturdays from 2-4pm. One-time classes for adults, children and families interested in experimenting with clay for the first time. Professional ceramic artists guide themed

Open House Sundays at Old Greenwich Yacht Club

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On the beach at the Old Greenwich Yacht Club on Greenwich Point is the place to be on Sundays this winter. The Club will once again open its doors to the public on just six Sundays, from 2-4 p.m. February 26 through April 2. The first open house on 2/26 feature live music by the popular local band The Crash Boat Drivers. The band (upright bass, guitar and vocals) plays classic covers.

Exhibit Jean DUQUOC – “Le Chant a la Terre”

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Exhibit of new works by Jean Duquoc, "Chant a la Terre" Born in 1937, DUQUOC, a self-taught painter, has enjoyed a long and celebrated career. His lifework is influenced by the landscape of his beloved home in Brittany France and forever distinguished by bold and saturated canvases. His work may be found in distinguished collection, both public and private, worldwide.

Clay Art Center Spring Youth Classes 2017

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Clay Art Center Spring Youth Classes 2017 Spin It! Spring 2017 Youth Classes start March 26 at the Clay Art Center in Port Chester and run for 6 weeks. Build your inner artist while creating picture perfect pottery. Work with clay to develop creative problem solving skills and building confidence while making new friends and having fun. Time Machine (Ages 6 – 9) Sundays 10:30 – 12PM, Tween Wheel

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Clay Art Center’s Saturday Drop-In Clay Classes for the Whole Family

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Clay Art Center’s Saturday Drop-In Clay Classes for the Whole Family

Looking for something relaxing, creative and fun to do this Winter/Spring for the whole family. Take part in Clay Art Center’s Saturday Drop-In Clay Class, Saturdays from 2-4pm. One-time classes for adults, children and families interested in experimenting with clay for the first time. Professional ceramic artists guide themed

2:00pm

Open House Sundays at Old Greenwich Yacht Club

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On the beach at the Old Greenwich Yacht Club on Greenwich Point is the place to be on Sundays this winter. The Club will once again open its doors to the public on just six Sundays, from 2-4 p.m. February 26 through April 2. The first open house on 2/26 feature live music by the popular local band The Crash Boat Drivers. The band (upright bass, guitar and vocals) plays classic covers.

11:00am

Exhibit Jean DUQUOC – “Le Chant a la Terre”

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Exhibit of new works by Jean Duquoc, “Chant a la Terre”
Born in 1937, DUQUOC, a self-taught painter, has enjoyed a long and celebrated career. His lifework is influenced by the landscape of his beloved home in Brittany France and forever distinguished by bold and saturated canvases. His work may be found in distinguished collection, both public and private, worldwide.

10:30am

Clay Art Center Spring Youth Classes 2017

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Clay Art Center Spring Youth Classes 2017

Spin It! Spring 2017 Youth Classes start March 26 at the Clay Art Center in Port Chester and run for 6 weeks. Build your inner artist while creating picture perfect pottery. Work with clay to develop creative
problem solving skills and building confidence while making new friends and having fun. Time Machine

(Ages 6 – 9) Sundays 10:30 – 12PM, Tween Wheel

10:00am

Spring Art Show – “Primavera: Terra, Fiore, Mare”

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“Primavera: Terra, Fiore, Mare – New Work by Dana Goodfellow, William McCarthy & Karen Tusinski” is an art exhibition that offers a fresh look at some of the most oft-explored subjects in the history of art.
Show Dates: March 30 – May 20, 2017
Open House Reception: March 30, 12:00pm – 6:00pm (featuring Prosecco, Biscotti & Bocelli)

8:00pm

Joanna Gleason From Campfire to Cabaret

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Observe the creative process up close and experience something truly unique!
In front of a live audience, Tony Award-winning actress Joanna Gleason will guide a select group of Purchase College students from the Theatre, Dance, and Music Conservatories in an evening of song that is part master class, part improvised musical theatre.

8:00pm

A Conversation with Jonathan Kozol

03/31/2017
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Jonathan Kozol, one of our nation’s most persistent and prophetic advocates for children of poverty, is known for “laying bare the savage inequalities inflicted upon children for no reason but the accident of being born into poverty.”

7:00pm

Poets in the Library | Spencer Reece

03/31/2017
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Spend the evening with award-winning poet, Spencer Reece, who will be screening the film Voices Beyond the Wall: Twelve Poems from the Murder Capital of the World. The film follows his time spent living and teaching poetry at Our Little Roses, an all girls orphanage in San Pedro Sula, a Central American city infamous for its crime and violence.

8:00pm

The Orchestra Now

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The Orchestra Now is an innovative orchestra in residence at Bard College that is preparing a new generation of musicians to break down barriers between modern audiences and great orchestral music of the past and present.

12:00am

Upcoming Exhibit at Westport Historical Society: The Danbury Raid

04/01/2017
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Westport’s First Selectman, Jim Marpe, will proclaim April 2017 “American Revolution Month” in recognition of the 240th anniversary of The Danbury Raid when the British landed at Compo Beach and raided Patriot supplies in Danbury. WHS will feature an exhibit at Wheeler House, 25 Avery Place from April 1 to April 29. Opening reception: April 2 from 3 to 5 pm.

6:00pm

REVISIT: The Boneyard

04/01/2017
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For the second core exhibit of the 60th anniversary year Clay Art Center presents REVISIT: The Boneyard, which will feature 40 artists who have given workshops during the 60 year history of CAC in Port Chester. After each workshop, visiting artists leave behind their demonstration pieces so future students can reference the work.

3:00pm

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

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HBE are seven brothers from the south side of Chicago who come from an extraordinary musical family; their father is jazz legend Phil Cohran. The band freely mix the brass band tradition with generous doses of hip hop, soul and funk, creating an intoxicating and boisterous blend. A funky, fun, and family friendly musical afternoon!

8:00pm

Lea Salonga

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DINNER AND A SHOW! Visit Bernard’s (20 West Lane ~ Ridgefield) on the day of the show for a great Prix Fixe Menu when you present your tickets to this performance – Reservations suggested

5:45pm

The Role of Ergonomics on Workplace Musculoskeletal Conditions, a Community Education program

04/05/2017
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What is ergonomics? How can it play a role in addressing the aches and pains I feel in my bones and muscles? A strong link has been found between workplace physical exposures and work-related musculoskeletal conditions.
Join us to learn how ergonomic principles can help reduce stress and prevent workplace injuries associated with the overuse of muscles, bad posture and repeated tasks.

7:00pm

Westporter to Discuss The Role of Art in the American Revolution

04/06/2017
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On Thursday, April 6, from 7 to 8pm, Robin Jaffee Frank, chief curator of the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, will talk at Westport Historical Society about the role of art in swaying public opinion in the colonies in favor of the Revolutionary War and how it also helped our ancestors forge a sense of their national identity.

8:00pm

Rosanne Cash

04/07/2017
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Join us in welcoming one of the country’s preeminent singer-songwriters, Rosanne Cash, to The Center! Cash’s exciting show celebrates her highly-acclaimed and three time Grammy winning album, The River & the Thread, a collection of beautiful and varied songs about the American South, the place of her birth and the home of her ancestors.

8:00pm

David Sedaris

04/08/2017
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The Center is proud to present an evening with humorist and regular National Public Radio contributor David Sedaris, author of bestsellers “Naked,” “Me Talk Pretty One Day,” and “Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim.” Tweaking the familiar until it warps, David Sedaris mines poignant comedy from his life. His wickedly witty observations of the ordinary-bizarre are always sure to inspire insight