Sun Jun 5, 2016 3:00pm

NHSO Pops presents JOHN WILLIAMS IN CONCERT

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Star Wars, Jurassic Park, E.T., Harry Potter… arguably the most influential composer of the film industry, John Williams has been awarded 22 Grammys, five Academy Awards, and four Golden Globes for his memorable movie themes. Led by NHSO principal pops conductor Chelsea Tipton, hear the NHSO perform his iconic movie music live.

Tickets: $35/$49. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box Office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20

Shelton Pops Series sponsored by RD Scinto. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $35/$49
Shelton Intermediate School
675 Constitution Blvd North
Shelton
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Sat Jun 4, 2016 2:30pm

NHSO Pops presents JOHN WILLIAMS IN CONCERT

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Star Wars, Jurassic Park, E.T., Harry Potter… arguably the most influential composer of the film industry, John Williams has been awarded 22 Grammys, five Academy Awards, and four Golden Globes for his memorable movie themes. Led by NHSO principal pops conductor Chelsea Tipton, hear the NHSO perform his iconic movie music live.

Tickets: $35/$49. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box Office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20

Hamden Pops Series sponsored by Whitney Center. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $35/$49
Hamden Middle School
2623 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden
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Thu Jun 2, 2016 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents JOHN WILLIAMS IN CONCERT

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Star Wars, Jurassic Park, E.T., Harry Potter… arguably the most influential composer of the film industry, John Williams has been awarded 22 Grammys, five Academy Awards, and four Golden Globes for his memorable movie themes. Led by NHSO principal pops conductor Chelsea Tipton, hear the NHSO perform his iconic movie music live.

Tickets: $15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Shubert Theater box office: 203-562-5666

Symphony at the Shubert Series is sponsored by Marcum, LLC. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Shubert Theater
247 College Street
New Haven
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Thu May 19, 2016 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents TCHAIKOVSKY, BRAHMS & LASH

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

The NHSO pairs Tchaikovsky’s final and most dramatic Symphony with Brahms’ Violin Concerto, featuring NHSO New Generation Artist Benjamin Beilman. The NHSO also premieres Astronomical, the second movement of Hannah Lash’s Voynich Symphony Project.

Tickets: $15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box Office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20
KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Woolsey Hall
500 College Street
New Haven
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Thu Apr 28, 2016 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents AMERICAN VOICES

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

American vocal music is a reflection of the melting pot of our shared American experience; it expresses the story of our diverse heritage through words and song. William Boughton leads the Worcester Chorus and the NHSO in Leonard Bernstein’s choral masterpiece Chichester Psalms, a jazzy trip to the Rio Grande, and spirituals that originated during the Underground Railroad movement, plus works by Joan Tower and Vaughan Williams.

Tickets $15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets available.
Shubert Theater Box Office: 203-562-5666

Symphony at the Shubert Series is sponsored by Marcum, LLC KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Shubert Theater
247 College Street
New Haven
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Thu Mar 31, 2016 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents MOZART, HAYDN & BEETHOVEN

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven… the NHSO explores iconic works by these pillars of Western classical music. Beethoven’s Violin Concerto will feature Tessa Lark, winner of the prestigious 2012 Naumburg International Violin Award and the latest addition to the NHSO’s New Generation Artist roster.

Tickets: $15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box Office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20
KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Woolsey Hall
500 College Street
New Haven
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Sun Mar 20, 2016 3:00pm

NHSO Pops Presents: A DEBBIE GRAVITTE CABARET

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Get up close and personal with Tony Award-winning Broadway diva Debbie Gravitte as she sings her favorite songs from Broadway’s hit shows. This intimate cabaret performance will feature a small ensemble of NHSO musicians and principal pops conductor Chelsea Tipton as emcee.

Tickets: $35/$49. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20

Shelton Pops Series sponsored by RD Scinto. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $35/$49
Shelton Intermediate School
675 Constitution Blvd North
Shelton
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Sat Mar 19, 2016 2:30pm

NHSO Pops Presents: A DEBBIE GRAVITTE CABARET

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Get up close and personal with Tony Award-winning Broadway diva Debbie Gravitte as she sings her favorite songs from Broadway’s hit shows. This intimate cabaret performance will feature a small ensemble of NHSO musicians and principal pops conductor Chelsea Tipton as emcee.

Tickets: $35/$49. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box Office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20

Hamden Pops Series sponsored by Whitney Center. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $35/$49
Hamden Middle School
2623 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden
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Thu Feb 25, 2016 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents BEETHOVEN & BRAHMS

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

William Boughton conducts two titans of the orchestral repertoire: Brahms’ bucolic Second Symphony and Beethoven’s monumental “Emperor” Concerto, featuring pianist Nick van Bloss, the international sensation who has inspired audiences with his refined artistry and touched hearts through his battle with Tourette Syndrome.

Tickets: $15-$74. KidTIx and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box Office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20
KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Woolsey Hall
500 College Street
New Haven
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Wed Dec 30, 2015 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - North Branford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Atwater Memorial Library
1720 Foxon Road
North Branford
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Thu Dec 17, 2015 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Join the NHSO for a classical Christmas program of seasonal favorites by your favorite orchestral composers. NHSO Principal Pops Conductor Chelsea Tipton makes his Woolsey Hall debut with holiday-inspired works by Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Bizet.

Tickets: $15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box Office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20
KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Woolsey Hall
500 College Street
New Haven
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Thu Dec 17, 2015 6:00pm – 7:45pm

Ask A Lawyer - Branford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Blackstone Memorial Library
758 Main Street
Branford
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Wed Dec 16, 2015 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - East Haven

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Hagaman Memorial Library
227 Main Street
East Haven
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Sun Dec 13, 2015 2:59pm

NHSO Pops presents HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Celebrate the holidays with the NHSO’s soundtrack for the season at Holiday Extravaganza. Led by NHSO pops conductor Chelsea Tipton, this program will warm hearts and enchant listeners with music from The Nutcracker, Pachelbel’s Canon, Sleigh Ride, a Christmas carol sing-along and more!

TIckets: $35/$49. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
The Shelton Pops Series is sponsored by RD Scinto KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $35/$49
Shelton Intermediate School
675 Constitution Blvd North
Shelton
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Sat Dec 12, 2015 2:30pm

NHSO Pops presents HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Celebrate the holidays with the NHSO’s soundtrack for the season at Holiday Extravaganza. Led by NHSO pops conductor Chelsea Tipton, this program will warm hearts and enchant listeners with music from The Nutcracker, Pachelbel’s Canon, Sleigh Ride, a Christmas carol sing-along and more!

Tickets” $35/$49. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.

Hamden Pops Series sponsored by Whitney Center. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $35/$49
Hamden Middle School
2623 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden
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Tue Dec 8, 2015 6:30pm

CWV MONTHLY PASTA DINNER DERBY

Sponsored by: CWV POST 1562 DERBY

Catholic War Veterans (CWV) Post 1562 and Auxiliary will hold their monthly Pasta Dinner and a Movie at 6:30p at the Post located at 112 Derby Ave.  Have some pasta, meatballs, salad and dessert for only $6.00 and if you like, stay for the movie and popcorn. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the Marines Toys for Tots Program and receive $1.00 off admission.  For more information please call the Post after 1pm at 203-734-9748

Admission: $6 OR $5 W/TOY
CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS DERBY
112 DERBY AVENUE
DERBY
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Wed Dec 2, 2015 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Ask A Lawyer - New Haven

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
New Haven Free Public Library
133 Elm Street
New Haven
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Tue Dec 1, 2015 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Quinnipiac East Management Team meeting

Sponsored by: Quinnipiac East Management Team

Guest speakers include Sgt.Wifredo Cruz Ditrict Mngr East Shore a rep from LCI, a rep from housing, and Alders from Wards 11,12,13.

Admission: Free
Ross/Woodward School
185 Barnes street
New Haven
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Wed Nov 25, 2015 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - Northford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Edward Smith Library
3 Old Post Road
Northford
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Sat Nov 21, 2015 9:00am – 3:00pm

Snowflake Fair -  Vendors wanted

Sponsored by: Seymour Congregational Church

$35 for an 8’x6’ space. Call Laura at 203-516-8507

Admission: Free
Seymour Congregational Church
45 Broad Street
seymour
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Thu Nov 19, 2015 3:30pm – 5:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - Branford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Blackstone Memorial Library
758 Main Street
Branford
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Thu Nov 19, 2015 7:30am – 6:30am

The Big Connect

Sponsored by: Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce

The Big Connect is one of the state’s premier business-to-business events. Each year, the one-day expo draws several thousand quality people and promises to be even better with an impressive lineup of speakers and new opportunities to build business connections.
The Big Connect is produced and managed by the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce staff, and a group of dedicated volunteers from the business community.
The Big Connect features a full day of educational seminars aimed at building business, as well as over 70 exhibits. Hot stops on the show floor include the The Big Taste, which offers a tasty sampling of Greater New Haven’s finest restaurants; Greater New Haven Leadership Center’s Breakfast; and educational seminars.

All programs are free except for The Big Taste, which is $15.

Register Here: http://business.gnhcc.com/events/details/business-expo-the-big-connect-attendee-registration-2015-2723

Admission: The Big Taste - $15
Toyota Oakdale Theatre
95 S Turnpike Rd.
Wallingford
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Wed Nov 18, 2015 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - East Haven

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Hagaman Memorial Library
227 Main Street
East Haven
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Sun Nov 15, 2015 3:00pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents BROTHERS IN ARTS

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

NHSO 2015 Artist-in-Residence Chris Brubeck returns for Brothers in Arts, a WWII inspired musical journey featuring jazz, classical, cabaret vocals, and more. This special event will celebrate Veteran’s Day with music honoring the accomplishments and bravery of the uniformed services.

Tickets: $15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box Office: 203-865-0831 ext. 20
KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Clune Auditorium at Wilton High School
395 Danbury Road
Wilton
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Thu Nov 12, 2015 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents BROTHERS IN ARTS

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

NHSO 2015 Artist-in-Residence Chris Brubeck returns for Brothers in Arts, a WWII inspired musical journey featuring jazz, classical, cabaret vocals, and more. This special event will celebrate Veteran’s Day with music honoring the accomplishments and bravery of the uniformed services.

Tickets: $15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Shubert Theater Box Office: 203-562-5666

Symphony at the Shubert Series is sponsored by Marcum LLC. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Shubert Theater
247 College Street
New Haven
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Tue Nov 10, 2015 6:30pm

CWV MONTHLY PASTA DINNER

Sponsored by: CWV POST 1562 DERBY

Catholic War Veterans (CWV) Post 1562 and Auxiliary will hold their monthly Pasta Dinner and a Movie at 6:30p at the Post located at 112 Derby Ave.  Have some pasta, meatballs, salad and dessert for only $6.00 and if you like, stay for the movie and popcorn. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the Marines Toys for Tots Program and receive $1.00 off admission.  For more information please call the Post after 1pm at 203-734-9748

Admission: $6 OR $5 W/TOY
CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS DERBY
112 DERBY AVENUE
DERBY
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Sat Nov 7, 2015 7:00pm

21st Annual Comics Come Home

Sponsored by: Cam Neely Foundation for Cancer Care

Comics Come Home is the longest running stand-up comedy benefit in the NATION!

Hosted since its inception by Actor/Comedian Denis Leary, the show features an All Star lineup of well-known comics from around the country, most of whom got their start in comedy clubs in and around Boston. This event has become the premier comedy show in Boston and throughout the region, with a cast of top-notch comedians hand-picked by Denis.

Comics Come Home, which moved from Boston University’s Agganis Arena to the TD Garden in 2014, has sold out every year!  To date, the show has raised over $7 Million.

Comedians who have donated their time to the show over the years include, but are not limited to: Jimmy Fallon, Dane Cook, Lenny Clarke, Craig Ferguson, Adam Ferrara, Janeane Garofalo, Jay Mohr, Steve Sweeney, Marc Maron and many more!

Admission: See ticketmaster.com
TD Garden
100 Legends Way
Boston
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Wed Nov 4, 2015 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Ask A Lawyer

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
New Haven Free Public Library
133 Elm Street
New Haven
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Tue Nov 3 – Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:30pm – 6:00pm

FREE Zumba® Kids classes (4-11 yrs)

Sponsored by: Ivette Altieri

FREE Zumba® Kids & Zumba® Kids Jr. classes.

Our team of licensed Zumba® Kids Instructors are ready to party with your precious little ones to age-appropriate music and moves. The program is geared for children ages 4-11 years old. Parents/guardians may also join the fun at no additional cost. No registration needed. Help us share the fun.

Admission: FREE
BEyond FITness
55 Laura Street
New Haven
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Thu Oct 29, 2015 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents NORTHERN LIGHTS FESTIVAL

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

The NHSO and Yale School of Music celebrate the anniversary of Jean Sibelius with a festival of music featuring Scandinavian composers. This program featuring Sibelius and Nielsen captures their wintry inspirations and celebrates the beauty of Nordic music and light.

Tickets: $15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.

KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74
Woolsey Hall
500 College Street
New Haven
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Wed Oct 28, 2015 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - North Branford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Atwater Memorial Library
1720 Foxon Road
North Branford
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Sun Oct 25 – Sun Mar 13, 2016 10:00am – 4:00pm

Handcrafted: Artisans Past & Present

Sponsored by: Fairfield Museum and History Center

From antique highboys to sumptuous contemporary rugs, Fairfield County possesses a rich tradition of decorative arts. This exhibition will highlight the diverse and talented artisans who have worked in the region and will explore the connection between the area’s strong history of decorative arts and present-day design trends.

Admission: $5 Adults, $3 Senior
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield
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Sat Oct 24 – Sun Oct 25, 2015 12:00pm – 6:00pm

City-Wide Open Studios: Erector Square Weekend

Sponsored by: Artspace

Erector Square (315 Peck Street) acts as a hub of artistic activity in Fair Haven. A high concentration of artist studios—housed in a former Erector Set factory—make it an especially exciting place to be during Open Studios. Explore the personal studios of hundreds of local artists on your own or through a guided tour. Artspace volunteers will be on hand with maps, schedules of demonstrations and directions for visitors.

Admission: Free
Erector Square
315 Peck Street
New Haven
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Sat Oct 24 – Sun Oct 25, 2015 10:00am – 5:00pm

Brickworld Fort Wayne 2015 – LEGO® Exposition

Sponsored by: Brickworld LLC

Saturday, October 24, 2015, 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday, October 25, 2015, 10 am - 5 pm

Brickworld is excited to be bringing their premiere LEGO display and exposition to Fort Wayne for the 5th consecutive year!

Once again, on Saturday and Sunday of the event, the displayers will put their creations on display in 32,000 square feet of space for the public to enjoy at the Grand Wayne Convention Center.

Bring the entire family for an afternoon of fun!  See spectacular creations all built from LEGO bricks by local LEGO enthusiasts. Enjoy interactive activities, such as the LEGO and DUPLO play brick areas, fighting robots, seek and finds, etc.  Buy your favorite LEGO sets, minifigures, and LEGO accessories from various vendors.

Buy public day tickets online at http://www.brickworld.us/fort/ or at the door.

General Admission:  $10
Military Member/First Responders:  $7 (At the Door Only.  Must Show ID)
Kids 3 & Under:  Free

Admission: $10
Grand Wayne Convention Center
120 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Fort Wayne
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Fri Oct 23, 2015 8:00am – 4:00pm

2015 Business Women’s Forum (BWF)

Sponsored by: Greater Waterbury Chamber of Commerce Foundation

2015 Business Women’s Forum (BWF), Friday, October 23, Connecticut’s longest-running full-day annual conference for women will feature Ivanka Trump of The Trump Organization and creator of #WomenWhoWork, and nationally-recognized motivational speaker Juliet Funt, founder of WhiteSpace at Work. Under the theme, “Making It All Work”, the non-profit 33rd annual Post University scholarship fundraising event is sponsored by the Greater Waterbury Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Waterbury, Conn. The full-day event is anticipated to attract 500+ attendees. The 2015 BWF will include breakfast and luncheon speakers, six professional development workshops, and a closing networking reception with raffle and door prizes. The BWF will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Aqua Turf Club at 556 Mulberry Street in Plantsville. Tickets are $175/person and can be purchased at www.2015BWF.com. For information, call the BWF/Waterbury Regional Chamber of Commerce at 203-757-0701.

Admission: $175/person
Aqua Turf Club
556 Mulberry Street
Plantsville
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Fri Oct 23, 2015 8:00am – 4:00pm

2015 Buiness Women’s Forum (BWF)

Sponsored by: Greater Waterbury Chamber of Commerce Foundation

2015 Business Women’s Forum (BWF), Friday, October 23, Connecticut’s longest-running full-day annual conference for women will feature Ivanka Trump of The Trump Organization and creator of #WomenWhoWork, and nationally-recognized motivational speaker Juliet Funt, founder of WhiteSpace at Work. Under the theme, “Making It All Work”, the non-profit 33rd annual Post University scholarship fundraising event is sponsored by the Greater Waterbury Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Waterbury, Conn. The full-day event is anticipated to attract 500+ attendees. The 2015 BWF will include breakfast and luncheon speakers, six professional development workshops, and a closing networking reception with raffle and door prizes. The BWF will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Aqua Turf Club at 556 Mulberry Street in Plantsville. Tickets are $175/person and can be purchased at www.2015BWF.com. For information, call the BWF/Waterbury Regional Chamber of Commerce at 203-757-0701.

Admission: $175/person
Aqua Turf Club
556 Mulberry Street
Southington/Plantsville
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Wed Oct 21, 2015 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - East Haven

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Hagaman Memorial Library
227 Main Street
East Haven
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Sat Oct 17 – Sun Oct 18, 2015 12:00pm

City-Wide Open Studios: Transported Weekend

Sponsored by: Artspace

This weekend features artists in their private studios throughout New Haven, West Haven, North Haven, and Hamden. Artspace will offer guided bike and shuttle tours to many of the studio locations.

Admission: Free
Area Artist Studios
50 Orange Street
New Haven
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Sat Oct 17, 2015 9:00am – 11:00am

Run/Walk for the Penguins

Sponsored by: Mystic Aquarium

Waddle on over to Mystic Aquarium’s 9th Annual Run/Walk for the Penguins. Join us Saturday, October 17 for this fun family-friendly event. Every step taken during the 5k run or two-mile walk helps efforts to save the endangered African penguin populations. Participants enjoy light refreshments following the race and free general admission to Mystic Aquarium day of the event. Top fundraisers win unique prizes exclusive to this event, so start your fundraising efforts today! Online registration is now open at www.mysticaquarium.org.

Admission: $30 reg. fee
Mystic Aquarium
55 Coogan Boulevard
Mystic
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Thu Oct 15, 2015 6:00pm – 7:45pm

Ask A Lawyer - Branford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Blackstone Memorial Library
758 Main Street
Branford
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Tue Oct 13, 2015 6:30pm

CWV MONTHLY PASTER DINNER DERBY

Sponsored by: CWV POST 1562 DERBY

Catholic War Veterans (CWV) Post 1562 and Auxiliary will hold their monthly Pasta Dinner and a Movie at 6:30p at the Post located at 112 Derby Ave.  Have some pasta, meatballs, salad and dessert for only $6.00 and if you like, stay for the movie and popcorn. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the Marines Toys for Tots Program and receive $1.00 off admission.  For more information please call the Post after 1pm at 203-734-9748

Admission: $6 OR $5 W/TOY
CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS DERBY
112 DERBY AVENUE
DERBBY
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Sun Oct 11, 2015 3:00pm

NHSO Pops presents FEELIN’ GROOVY! SONGS OF THE SEVENTIES

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

The Pops Series opens with singer songwriter hits from the 1970’s, adapted for the rich sounds of the full New Haven Symphony Orchestra featuring singers Jayne Kelli and AJ Swearingen. This intimate acoustic show will include heartfelt classics from Cat Stevens, Jim Croce, Joni Mitchell, Carole King, James Taylor, Fleetwood Mac, Gordon Lightfoot and more.

Tickets: $35/$49. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box office: 203-865-0831 X20

Shelton Pops Series sponsored by RD Scinto. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $35/$49.
Shelton Intermediate School
675 Constitution Blvd North
Shelton
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Sat Oct 10, 2015 2:30pm

NHSO Pops presents FEELIN’ GROOVY! SONGS OF THE SEVENTIES

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

The Pops Series opens with singer songwriter hits from the 1970’s, adapted for the rich sounds of the full New Haven Symphony Orchestra featuring singers Jayne Kelli and AJ Swearingen. This intimate acoustic show will include heartfelt classics from Cat Stevens, Jim Croce, Joni Mitchell, Carole King, James Taylor, Fleetwood Mac, Gordon Lightfoot and more.

Tickets: $35/$49. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.
Box office: 203-865-0831 X20

Hamden Pops Series sponsored by Whitney Center. KidTix and Blue Star Tickets sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $35/$49.
Hamden Middle School
2623 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden
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Sat Oct 10 – Sun Oct 11, 2015 12:00am – 6:00pm

City-Wide Open Studios

Sponsored by: Artspace

The Alternative Space weekend sets New Haven’s CWOS apart from other open studio weekends by offering artists from across Connecticut, and those who are interested in creating site-specific works, a unique backdrop to showcase their talents. Each year the Alternative Space provides artists with the chance to show work in vacant historic properties throughout the city, connecting artists and visitors with different areas of New Haven.

For the third time, this year’s exhibition will take place in the Goffe Street Armory, a colonial armory full of rich New Haven history.

Admission: Free
Goffe Street Armory
290 Goffe Street
New Haven
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Wed Oct 7, 2015 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Ask A Lawyer

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
New Haven Free Public Library
133 Elm Street
New Haven
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Tue Oct 6, 2015 7:00pm

Quinnipiac East Management Team meeting

Sponsored by: Quinnipiac East Management Team

Guest speakers include Sgt.Wifredo Cruz Ditrict Mngr East Shore a rep from LCI, a rep from housing, and Alders from Wards 11,12,13.

Admission: Free
Ross/Woodward School
185 Barnes street
New Haven
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Tue Oct 6, 2015 11:00am – 7:00pm

PCRC’s “Fore! The Children” Golf Tournament

Sponsored by: Parent Child Resource Center

Everyone has a chance to win exciting prizes (including a 2016 Honda Accord provided by Curtiss Ryan Honda) and take home unique giveaways. Stay afterwards for dinner, cocktails and prize announcements.

Prizes: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place
Contests: Longest Drive & Closest to the Pin
50/50 Raffle, Prize Raffle, Live Auction

Prices:
Individual Golfer: $195.00
Foursome: $750.00

Please contact Veronica Parsloe for more information regarding sponsorship opportunities at vparsloe@LNVPCRC.org

Admission: $195 pp
Whitney Farms Golf Club
175 Shelton Rd
Monroe
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Tue Oct 6, 2015 11:00am

Fore! The Children Golf Tournament

Sponsored by: Lower Naugatuck Valley Parent Child Resource Center

Everyone is welcome to participate in the “Fore! The Children” Golf Tournament. Prices for participation start at $195 for an individual golfer and $750 for a foursome. The event will feature lunch, dinner, and cocktails as well as raffles (prizes and 50/50) and a live auction. Sponsorships and additional donations are welcome!

The tournament has a scramble format with a shotgun start at 12:15. There are prizes for first, second, and third place, as well as contests for “Longest Drive” and “Closest to the Pin.” A “Hole-In-One” will win a 2016 Honda Accord courtesy of Curtiss-Ryan Honda. For those not playing in the tournament, there will also be raffles (prizes and 50/50) and a live auction.

General public wanting to join for just the cocktail and dinner reception will only need to pay the small fee of $75.

For more information on sponsoring, support, or general inquiries about the tournament please contact Veronica Parsloe at 203-954-0543 ext. 130 or Vparsloe@LNVPCRC.org.

Admission: $195 and up
Whitney Farms Golf Course
175 Shelton Road, Monroe, CT 06484
Monroe
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Sat Oct 3, 2015 9:00pm – 2:00pm

Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes

Sponsored by: American Diabetes Association

Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes is the ADA’s signature fundraising walk.We hope you will join us on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Light House Point Park in New Haven, CT as we come together in to Stop Diabetes! We can’t wait to celebrate our Red Striders (those who are living with type 1, type 2, or gestational diabetes) and all of the accomplisments of our walkers!

Admission: Free
Lighthouse Point Park
2 Lighthouse Road
New Haven
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Sat Oct 3, 2015 6:00pm – 11:42pm

TEAM 50th Anniversary Gala Celebration

Sponsored by: TEAM, Inc.

SAVE THE DATE!
TEAM 50th Anniversary Gala Celebration
Saturday, October 3, 2015
Racebrook Country Club, 246 Derby Ave. Orange. CT.
6 to 11 p.m.
Music provided the Bernadettes

Admission: TBD
Race Brook Country Club
246 Derby Avenue
Orange
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Sat Oct 3, 2015 9:00am – 2:00pm

Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes

Sponsored by: American Diabetes Association

We hope you will join us on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Light House Point Park in New Haven, CT as we come together in to Stop Diabetes! We can’t wait to celebrate our Red Striders (those who are living with type 1, type 2, or gestational diabetes) and all of the accomplisments of our walkers!

Admission: Free
Lighthouse Point Park
2 Lighthouse Road
New Haven
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Sat Oct 3, 2015 9:00am – 12:00pm

Pounding The Pavement For Pink

Sponsored by: Seymour Pink

The 4th Annual Pounding the Pavement for Pink 5K run.  Registration opens in June.  Rain or Shine.  Special Kid’s run too. T-shirts guaranteed for the first 1200 to sign up.  Come join us on October 3rd and experience the sense of HOPE, Courage and Strenght at our event!

Admission: $25
downtown Seymour
20 Pine Street
Seymour
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Fri Oct 2, 2015 6:00pm – 10:00pm

Wake Up Narcolepsy - Boston! Comedy Event

Sponsored by: Wake Up Narcolepsy, Inc.

Wake Up Narcolepsy –Boston!

We are pleased to announce that Wake Up Narcolepsy will host the 3rd Annual Wake Up Narcolepsy – Boston! Comedy Show.  This event will be held on Friday, October 2, 2015 at Theatre 1 of the Revere Hotel. 

Wake Up Narcolepsy (WUN) is a 501(c)3 organization based in Worcester, MA with international reach. WUN works to increase narcolepsy awareness and fund world-leading research for faster diagnosis, improved treatment and a cure for this debilitating sleep disorder, all while providing supportive resources for people with narcolepsy and their loved ones. WUN has quickly become a leading international advocate for narcolepsy and research.

The event kicks off with a reception at 6:00pm, where guests will enjoy a cocktail reception, silent auction and raffle, followed by a Comedy Spotlight featuring three (3) outstanding comedic talents.  The comedy show begins at 8:30pm with two amazing opening acts – Dave Russo and Tony V. Headlining the comedy show is Lenny Clarke who takes the stage at 9:30pm.

Admission: $50 - $125
Revere Hotel
200 Stuart Street
Boston, MA
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Thu Oct 1, 2015 7:30pm

New Haven Symphony Orchestra presents DVOŘÁK, GRIEG & LASH

Sponsored by: New Haven Symphony Orchestra

The season begins with Dvořák’s Seventh Symphony and the first installment of the NHSO’s newest commission, the Lash/Voynich Project. New Generation Artist Michael Brown returns to the stage of Woolsey Hall for Grieg’s Piano Concerto in A minor.
$15-$74. KidTix and Blue Star tickets available. $10 student tickets w/ ID.

KidTix and Blue Star Tickets are sponsored by Frontier.

Admission: $15-$74.
Woolsey Hall
500 College Street
New Haven
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Wed Sep 30, 2015 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - Northford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Edward Smith Library
3 Old Post Road
Northford
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Mon Sep 28, 2015 5:59pm – 9:59pm

Jerod Mayo’s 6th Annual Mayo Bowl

Sponsored by: Blue Sky Sports and Entertainment

This year New England Patriot Jerod Mayo, Super Bowl Champion, linebacker and co-captain, is hosting his 6th Annual Mayo Bowl to raise money for the Boston Medical Center, who provides consistently excellent and accessible health care to those in need of care regardless of status or ability to pay. The Mayo Bowl is the largest professional athlete attended event in the New England area. The event features a Red Carpet introduction, both silent and live auctions, and a chance to see past and present New England Patriots players bowl for charity. Each year the Mayo Bowl sells out all twenty bowling lanes, attracts over 400 event attendees including over thirty New England Patriots Players, and reaches over 2.2 million individuals through social media. There are only 100 General Admission Party Passes being sold for the event. These passes include admission to Kings, complimentary hors d’oeurves and beer. This ticket does not entitle the holder to bowling. Holders must be 21 years of age or older. With the New England Patriot’s being reigning Super Bowl Champs, these tickets will sell fast so be the first to get yours!

For more information visit www.mayobowl.com. To inquire about sponsorships, please contact Ashley Walenta at awalenta@blueskyse.com and (781) 421-3025 x208.

Admission: $95.00
Kings Dedham
600 Legacy Place
Dedham
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Sat Sep 26, 2015 10:00am – 4:00pm

K-9 Karnival

Sponsored by: TRAP FALLS KENNEL CLUB

Loads of Fun for dogs and their Families! FREE Admission!

Compete in the DOGGIE FUN ZONE!
Dog Whisperer of the East: Pat Wright
Police Dog Demos * Canine Good Citizen Testing * Meet the Breeds * Micro-chipping Clinic * Best Dressed, Best Trick contests * Raffles * Vendors * Food * Pet Photographer*
Bring a shelter donation and get a FREE raffle ticket.
ALL DOGS MUST BE ON LEASHES

Admission: FREE
Fireman's Field
706 Monroe Turnpike
Monroe
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Wed Sep 23, 2015 9:00pm – 6:30pm

CWV BUS TRIP - BIG E (CONNECTICUT DAY)

Sponsored by: CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS POST 1562 DERBY

CWV POST 1562,DERBY BUS TRIP TO BIG E, CT DAY. WED. SEPT 23,2015.  $35.00 INCLUDES BUS AND 1 TICKET TO ENTER FAIR.  PAYMENT DUE AT SIGNUP AT THE POST AFTER 1P. FOR MORE INFO CALL 203-734-9748 AFTER 1PM

Admission: $35 = BUS+ADMISSN
CWV POST 1652 DERBY
112 Derby Avenue
Derby
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Mon Sep 21, 2015 7:00pm

Radical Reels New Haven

Sponsored by: Denali and Trailblazer

For more information on the Radical Reels Tour, including tour locations and dates: www.radicalreels.com

Hosted by Trailblazer & Denali, the Radical Reels Tour screens in New Haven on September 21st at 7:00PM at the College Street Music Hall. For tickets and information visit www.denalievents.com.

Admission: Free
College Street Music Hall
238 College St
New Haven
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Sun Sep 20, 2015 1:00pm – 6:00pm

German Oktoberfest

Sponsored by: Harugari German American Club

German Oktoberfest featuring entertainment by Bernie’s Orchestra and The Harugari Schuhplattlers.  German food & Bier available for purchase

Admission: $5.00
Harugari German American Club
66 Highland Street
West Haven
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Sun Sep 20, 2015 8:00am – 11:30am

Bagel Run 5K Road Race

Sponsored by: JCC of Greater New Haven

USA Track & Field certified 5K course winding through the beautiful residential neighborhoods of Woodbridge, CT on Sept. 20, 2014. All proceeds benefit the JCC of Greater New Haven

* Bib tag timing with both chip and gun times.
* Plethora of post race food and activities. (and Bagels!)
* Age group awards three deep in 10 year age groups and Athena and Clydesdale

EVENT SCHEDULE:
Online Registration Active.com ends 9/19 11:59pm
(registration link coming soon); $20 early registration and $25 day-of registration.
8 AM - Race Day registration and packet pick-up opens
8:45 AM - Kids Run begins ($5)
9:30 AM - 5K Bagel Run begins
9:30 AM - Fitness Walk begins

Starting Line: 360 Amity Rd., Woodbridge, CT. Rain or Shine. No strollers or dogs allowed. Presented by Titan Energy. To Sponsor, please contact Tanya Weinberg at 203-387-2522 ext. 216 or tanyaw@jccnh.org

Admission: Free
JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Rd.
Woodbridge
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Thu Sep 17, 2015 4:00pm – 8:00pm

Fodo Trucks in the Valley

Sponsored by: PCRC

25+ Food Trucks, Live Music, Beer, Car Show, CT Sports Mascots, Kids Activities, and more…

FREE ADMISSION

Rain Date: Tuesday, Sept 22nd

Please bring non-perishables for Spooner House.

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Raises funds for children’s behavioral health programs, including those with severe emotional and behavioral issues, many having experienced trauma, abuse and neglect.

Admission: Free
Shelton River Walk
80 Canal Street East
Shelton
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Thu Sep 17, 2015 4:00pm – 8:00pm

Food Trucks in the Valley

Sponsored by: Lower Naugatuck Valley Parent Child Resource Center

All families, children, and friends are welcome at the “Food Trucks in the Valley” gathering. The event is hosted by the Lower Naugatuck Valley Parent Child Resource Center (PCRC). There will be more than 25 food trucks in attendance including House of Bones BBQ, Fryborg, Firedog, and many more! Our sponsors, who will also be in attendance, include Toys R Us, Bridgeport Bluefish, Bridgeport Sound Tigers, New Britain Rock Cats, and 99.1 WPLR.

“Food Trucks in the Valley” is the first gathering of food trucks to take place in the Valley and so much more. This year’s event will have over 25 food truck vendors in attendance and feature sports mascots from the Bridgeport Bluefish, Bridgeport Sound Tigers, and New Britain Rock Cats. There will be music from 99.1 WPLR and live music from acts Quit Your Day Job and The Alpaca Gnomes. In addition, there will be craft beer available from Black Hog Brewing Co and New England Cider Company, a car show, and plenty of fun activities for kids.

RAIN DATE: Tuesday, September 22nd

Admission: Free
Shelton River Walk
80 Canal St. E
Shelton
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Thu Sep 17, 2015 3:30pm – 5:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - Branford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Blackstone Memorial Library
758 Main Street
Branford
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Thu Sep 17, 2015 9:30am – 11:00am

The Jewish Coalition 4 Literacy (JCL): Volunteer Orientation & Training

Sponsored by: JCC of Greater New Haven

Volunteer to read with elementary school children for one hour per week, one to one, enjoying stories and conversation together. Children learn the pleasures of reading and learning from caring adults and volunteers experience the thrill of instilling a love of learning in young students. ALL ARE Welcome. No previous experience needed. Contact: Brenda Brenner, 203-387-2424 x308
bbrenner@jewishnewhaven.org

Admission: Free
JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Rd.
Woodbridge
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Wed Sep 16, 2015 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - East Haven

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Hagaman Memorial Library
227 Main Street
East Haven
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Sun Sep 13, 2015 9:00am – 7:00pm

Arresting Patterns Conference

Sponsored by: Artspace New Haven

Artspace presents a two-day interdisciplinary conference designed to promote discussion on the interplay between race, artistic expression, mass incarceration, and varying perspectives on justice.

Guest artists, policy makers, scholars, and activists will address urgent questions raised by the affiliated exhibition, of the same name, and Artspace’s 15th Annual Summer Apprenticeship Program, on display in the galleries at Artspace from July 17 - September 13, 2015. The discussions will explore the direct and collateral consequences of mass incarceration on the community and the individual, the criminal stereotype, color-blindness as a cultural principle, and the role that artistic expression can play in addressing these issues. 

The Conference is co-sponsored by Yale University Art Gallery, and will take place in the museum’s auditorium at 1111 Chapel St, New Haven, CT.  The conference and exhibitions are free and open to the public.

Admission: Free
Yale University Art Gallery
1111 Chapel Street
New Haven
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Sat Sep 12 – Sun Sep 13, 2015 2:00pm – 7:00pm

Arresting Patterns Conference

Sponsored by: Artspace New Haven

Artspace presents a two-day interdisciplinary conference designed to promote discussion on the interplay between race, artistic expression, mass incarceration, and varying perspectives on justice.

Guest artists, policy makers, scholars, and activists will address urgent questions raised by the affiliated exhibition, of the same name, and Artspace’s 15th Annual Summer Apprenticeship Program, on display in the galleries at Artspace from July 17 - September 13, 2015. The discussions will explore the direct and collateral consequences of mass incarceration on the community and the individual, the criminal stereotype, color-blindness as a cultural principle, and the role that artistic expression can play in addressing these issues. 

The Conference is co-sponsored by Yale University Art Gallery, and will take place in the museum’s auditorium at 1111 Chapel St, New Haven, CT.  The conference and exhibitions are free and open to the public.

Admission: Free
Yale University Art Gallery
1111 Chapel Street
New Haven
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Sat Sep 12, 2015 1:00pm

Shelton Class of 1955 Reunion

Sponsored by: Shelton High School Class of 1955

Members of the Shelton High School 1955 graduation class are planning a 60th class reunion. It will be held at the Brownson Country Club in Huntington on the afternoon of Saturday, September 12, 2015, from 1:00 to 5:00. For more information call Robert Hinman at 203-924-8257 or Sandy Bablonka Goodman at 203-734-0141

Admission: $35.00
Brownson Country Club
15 Soundview Ave
Shelton
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Thu Sep 10 – Sun Jan 17, 2016 10:00am – 4:00pm

The Distinctive Vision of Harry Neigher and Frank Gerratana, Sr.

Sponsored by: Fairfield Museum and History Center

Columnist and cartoonist Harry Neigher and photographer Frank Gerratana, Sr. of the Bridgeport/Connecticut Herald portrayed and documented the news from the 1930s until the paper closed in 1973. Featuring a selection of Neigher and Gerratana’s work over four decades, this exhibition includes photographs, cartoons, sketches, and newspaper clippings that explore a range of local and national issues in entertainment, politics, and the arts.

Admission: $5 Adults, $3 Senior
Fairfield Museum and History Center
370 Beach Road
Fairfield
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Wed Sep 9, 2015 6:00pm – 8:30pm

CfAL Wine Tasting Fundraiser

Sponsored by: Concepts for Adaptive Learning

This event will benefit a program designed to increase the educational outcome of public school children in the New Haven community by providing a free home computer, training and internet service for underserved families who qualify for the program. The goal is to close the “digittal divide” between children with computer access at home and those without.

Admission: $50.00 / $55.00
Anthony's Ocean View
450 Lighthouse Road
New Haven
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Wed Sep 9, 2015 6:00pm – 8:30pm

CfAL Wine Tasting & Silent Auction Fundraiser

Sponsored by: Concepts for Adaptive Learning

This event will benefit a program designed to increase the educational outcome of public school children in the New Haven community by providing a free home computer, training and internet service for underserved families who qualify for the program. The goal is to close the “digittal divide” between children with computer access at home and those without. Hot & cold Hors D’oeuvres, 65 wines, silent auction and live smooth jazz

Admission: $50.00 / $50.00
Anthony's Ocean View
450 Lighthouse Road
New Haven
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Wed Sep 9, 2015 6:00pm – 9:00pm

JCC Blue Marlins Swim Team Tryouts

Sponsored by: JCC of Greater New Haven

$40 registration fee prior to registration. Register with Barbara ext 250. Registration fee will be applied to swim team fee. Contact:  Lindsey Wilber, 203-214-8568 lindsey@jccbluemarlins.com

Admission: $40 registration fee
JCC of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Rd.
Woodbridge
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Tue Sep 8, 2015 6:30pm

CWV MONTHLY PASTA DINNER DERBY

Sponsored by: CWV POST 1562 DERBY

Catholic War Veterans (CWV) Post 1562 and Auxiliary will hold their monthly Pasta Dinner and a Movie at 6:30p at the Post located at 112 Derby Ave.  Have some pasta, meatballs, salad and dessert for only $6.00 and if you like, stay for the movie and popcorn. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the Marines Toys for Tots Program and receive $1.00 off admission.  For more information please call the Post after 1pm at 203-734-9748

Admission: $6 OR $5 W/TOY
CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS
112 DERBY AVENUE
DERBY
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Sat Sep 5, 2015 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Free Concert In Seymour

Sponsored by: Seymour Culture and Arts Commission

Flash Back, covering tunes from the 50s to the 80s, will be performing.

Admission: Free
Downtown Seymour Business District
First Street at Bank Street
Seymour
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Thu Sep 3, 2015 3:00pm – 4:15pm

Listen Local, Shop Local!

Sponsored by: Music Haven

Listen local, shop local! The Haven String Quartet shares music of our fresh season as you shop for fresh foods at the CitySeed Farmers’ Market in Fair Haven. 
For more info on the market, please visit http://cityseed.org/fair-haven

Admission: Free
Quinnipiac River Park
Front Street at Grand Avenue
New Haven
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Wed Sep 2, 2015 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Ask A Lawyer - New Haven

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
New Haven Free Public Library
133 Elm Street
New Haven
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Tue Sep 1, 2015 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Quinnipiac East Management Team meeting

Sponsored by: Quinnipiac East Management Team

Guest speakers include Sgt.Wifredo Cruz Ditrict Mngr East Shore a rep from LCI, a rep from housing, and Alders from Wards 11,12,13.

Admission: Free
Ross/Woodward School
185 Barnes street
New Haven
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Tue Sep 1, 2015 6:00pm

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Course

Sponsored by: Medical Education Academy

This 170 Night EMT course will be held Tuesday and Thursday 6pm-10pm. Saturdays 8am-4pm. Class includes CPR, SMART, EVOC, Book, BP Cuff, Stethoscope, and online access.

Admission: $850.00
Medical Education Academy
141 South Main St
Beacon Falls
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Tue Sep 1, 2015 5:30pm – 6:00pm

FREE Zumba® Kids classes (4-11 yrs)

Sponsored by: Ivette Altieri

FREE Zumba® Kids & Zumba® Kids Jr. classes.

Our team of licensed Zumba® Kids Instructors are ready to party with your precious little ones to age-appropriate music and moves. The program is geared for children ages 4-11 years old. Parents/guardians may also join the fun at no additional cost. No registration needed. Help us share the fun.

Admission: FREE
BEyond FITness
55 Laura Street
New Haven
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Tue Sep 1, 2015 8:00am

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Course

Sponsored by: Medical Education Academy

This 170 hour course will run between Sept 1st and Nov 5th. Class will be Tue and Thursday 8am-12pm and Friday 8am-4pm. Class provides CPR, SMART, EVOC, Book, BP Cuff, Stethoscope, and online access.

Admission: $850.00
Medical Education Academy
141 South Main St
Beacon Falls
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Mon Aug 31, 2015 6:30pm – 7:30pm

EVENING BOOK CLUB

Sponsored by: DERBY NECK LIBRARY

A DISCUSSION OF “A LOST LADY” BY WILLA CATHER.  A STIMULATING AND INFORMATIVE GROUP, MEETING IN OUR HISTORIC READING ROOM.  FOR DETAILS CALL 203-734-1492

Admission: Free
DERBY NECK LIBRARY
307 HAWTHORNE AVE
Derby
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Mon Aug 31, 2015 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Norman Rockwell’s America

Sponsored by: Derby Public Library

Gordon Williams, retired history teacher, will present this Rockwell evening, embracing many topics.  From big city bustles to small town charm, from returning WWII vets to wistful teenage girls, the paintings of Norman Rockwell reflect all that was best about our country, its aspirations and dreams.  By the end of the evening, participants will know why Rockwell was and continues to be so loved.

Registration is requested.

Admission: Free
Derby Public Library
313 Elizabeth Street
Derby
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Sun Aug 30, 2015 1:00pm – 6:00pm

German Bierfest & Pig Roast

Sponsored by: Harugari German American Club

German Bierfest & Pig Roast festuring German entertainment by The Adlers and The Harugari Schuhplattlers.  German food & Bier for sale

Admission: $5.00
Harugari German American Club
66 Highland St
West Haven
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Fri Aug 28, 2015 8:00pm

Eddie Izzard: ‘Force Majeure World Tour’

Sponsored by: Southern Connecticut State University

Eddie Izzard is one of the most popular stand-up comics in the world, as well as a highly regarded film, television, and stage actor. Best known for bizarre, tangential, and absurd comic narratives rooted in creativity and wit.

Admission: $65, $55
John Lyman Center for the Performing Arts
501 Crescent St.
New Haven
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Fri Aug 28, 2015 7:00pm

Jazz - Just Between Friends

Sponsored by: Ed Linehan & Synia Carroll-Linehan

A benefit concert to support the
Cooperative Arts and Humanities High School Jazz Program. Vocalist Synia Carroll with the Brian Butler Quintet. Also featuring the CO-OP H.S. Jazz Ensemble.

Admission: $10 or $15 +tax
Arts Hall Cooperative Arts and Humanities High School
177 College Street
New Haven
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Fri Aug 28, 2015 10:00am – 3:00pm

Learn Microsoft Word from the Career Coach

Sponsored by: Connecticut Works Career Coach

Learn Microsoft Word from the CT Works Career Coach. The class is offered in 2 sessions; each building on the previous. Must be 18 years or older. Limited to 10 adults. Please register in person or by calling 203-888-3903.

Admission: Free
Seymour Library
46 Church St
Seymour
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Wed Aug 26, 2015 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Ask A Lawyer - North Branford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Atwater Memorial Library
1720 Foxon Road
North Branford
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Wed Aug 26 – Sat Aug 8, 2015 5:00pm – 10:00pm

Festa! 2015 Italian Festival

Sponsored by: Holy Rosary Parish, Ansonia

Freshly prepared food delicacies such as soffrito, lasagna al forno, fried calamari, porchetta and zeppole highlight the food menu.  Live musical entertainment each evening with I’ Liguri on Thursday, The Navels on Friday and the Festa! Three Tenors, Rich DePalma, Mark Lanzieri and Tony Santoli on Saturday night.  Thursday is bracelet night for rides 6-10PM.  Free admission.  Flat, paved grounds for easy access.

Admission: Free
Holy Rosary church grounds in downtown Ansonia.
10 Father Salemi Dr.
Ansonia
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Wed Aug 26, 2015 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Lunchtime Book Discussion: Lucia, Lucia by Adriana Trigiani

Sponsored by: Derby Public Library

This enthralling novel is set in New York City in 1950. The decision of a passionate and determined twenty-five year old daughter of a prosperous grocer to follow her heart changes her life forever. The story, filled with warmth and humor, is as emotional as the bond in her big Italian family.  Multiple copies of the book are available at the circulation desk.

Bring a sandwich and a friend as you chat and chew.  Dessert and beverages will be provided.  Registration is requested.

Admission: Free
Derby Public Library
313 Elizabeth Street
Derby
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Tue Aug 25, 2015 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Chamber Evening at Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies

Sponsored by: United Technologies

Join us for ‘A Conversation with Meghan Pattyson-Culmo’ at The Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies!

The Chamber evening includes gourmet dinner, beer and wine, and box seat tickets for the evening’s featured match.

Meghan Pattyson-Culmo
About Meghan Pattyson-Culmo:
A familiar face to Husky fans, Meghan Pattyson-Culmo served as team captain of the women’s basketball team. Throughout her playing career, she was a part of several historic moments in program history, including UConn’s first ever BIG EAST Regular Season and Tournament Championships. An All-Conference honoree, Meghan was a 1,000 point scorer and was named the Most Outstanding Player of the 1991 BIG EAST Championships. Upon graduating from UConn in 1992 with a degree in communications, Meghan joined the UConn women’s basketball coaching staff where she helped guide the Huskies to their first of nine NCAA National Championships. Since 2012, she has served as a color analyst for UConn Women’s Basketball games broadcast on SNY. Prior to joining SNY, she spent 15 years working for CPTV as a game analyst and host of the Geno Auriemma Show. In addition to her career in broadcasting, Meghan has also spent time working as a lobbyist. She currently serves as the Director of Major Giving for the UConn Foundation.

About The Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies:
The Connecticut Open is owned by the State of Connecticut and is a not-for-profit 501c3 charitable organization. The event is a leading example of leveraging a large-scale international sporting event to generate millions of dollars in economic impact and
build community pride, spirit and engagement, especially among youth. More than 100 top WTA players including five of the top 10 and 13 of the top 25 played in the 2014 tournament.

Admission: Members $75; $85
Connecticut Tennis Center
45 Yale Avenue
New Haven
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Mon Aug 24, 2015 6:30pm – 7:30pm

An Evening with the Gillettes

Sponsored by: Derby Public Library

Harold and Teddie Niver will portray William Gillette and his wife in this hour program, going back and forth between portraying the Gillettes and giving information about their lives and Gillette Castle in East Haddam.  Those interested in Connecticut history as well as Sherlockians, as Gillette was known around the world for portraying Sherlock Holmes on stage, will enjoy this performance.

Registration is requested.

Admission: Free
Derby Public Library
313 Elizabeth Street
Derby
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Sun Aug 23, 2015 4:00pm – 5:30pm

Dinner and Movie

Sponsored by: Master's Table Community Meals

Join us for our first dinner and movie. We will be showing a family friendly movie that is good for all ages. All are welcome to attend.

Admission: Free
Assumption Church Hall
61 North Cliff Street (hanicap accessible)
Ansonia
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Sat Aug 22, 2015 8:30pm – 10:30pm

EARTH TO ECHO

Sponsored by: Shelton Youth Service Bureau

Free “drive-in” movies at Veterans Memorial Park on Canal Street near the Riverwalk.

Movies start about 8:30 p.m. Bring your own refreshments (no alcohol, please), seating, and bug spray.

All movies are rated PG.

Admission: Free
Veterans Memorial Park
38 Canal Street East
Shelton
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Sat Aug 22, 2015 8:00am – 4:00pm

Boating/PWC Water Safety Class

Sponsored by: US Coast Guard Auxiliary

The USCGA is offering a one day Boating/Personal Watercraft Safety (PWC) Course. Upon completion you will be able to obtain your Boating/PWC license/certificate from the State DEEP, allowing you to operate a vessel and/or PWC. The About Boating Safety Course exceeds the State requirements that allow you to obtain that license/certificate. Topics include safety, Connecticut State law, trailering, waterways, canoes, motor boats, sailboats, PWC’s, just to name a few. If interested and would like to pre-register please contact Peter Aiksnoras at 203-888-7252 or aiksnoras@sbcglobal.net. Walk-ins are welcomed.

Admission: $50
American Legion Hall
43 Oxford Road (Rte 67)
Oxford
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Fri Aug 21, 2015 1:00pm – 3:00pm

American Job Search Career Coach: Create a Great Resume

Sponsored by: Derby Public Library

Participants must attend a full session.

The classes are free and open to the public. 

Registration is requested but walk-ins will be welcomed on a first come first served basis.  The American Job Search Career Coach is operated by Career Resources.

Admission: Free
Derby Public Library
313 Elizabeth Street
Derby
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Fri Aug 21, 2015 10:00am – 12:00pm

American Job Search Career Coach: Create a Great Resume

Sponsored by: Derby Public Library

Participants must attend a full session.

The classes are free and open to the public. 

Registration is requested but walk-ins will be welcomed on a first come first served basis.  The American Job Search Career Coach is operated by Career Resources

Admission: Free
Derby Public Library
313 Elizabeth Street
Derby
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Fri Aug 21, 2015 7:30am – 9:30am

ElmCityCycling Bike to Work

Sponsored by: Elm City Cycling

pastries, coffee, tea & fruit for bicyclists & pedestrians courtesy of Yale New Haven Hospital Closer to Free in support of Elm City Cycling Bike to Work events.

Admission: Free
Pitkin Plaza, Orange St, between Chapel & Court
151 Orange St
New Haven
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Thu Aug 20, 2015 6:30pm – 7:30pm

WRITERS’ ROUND

Sponsored by: DERBY NECK LIBRARY

A WORKSHOP FOR WRITERS OF ALL GENRES—SCRIPTS, POETRY, HISTORY, FICTION, ETC.
OPEN TO ALL WHO WISH TO SHARE THEIR ORIGINAL WORKS AND PRACTICE CREATIVE PROMPTS. CALL 203-734-1492.

Admission: Free
DERBY NECK LIBRARY
307 HAWTHORNE AVE
Derby
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Thu Aug 20, 2015 6:00pm – 7:45pm

Ask A Lawyer - Branford

Sponsored by: New Haven County Bar Association

The purpose of Ask A Lawyer is to provide members of the community with general legal information; an attorney meets with the participant and provides a free 10-15 minute consultation. If the individual requires additional assistance, they are referred to a social service agency or an LRS attorney.

Admission: Free
Blackstone Memorial Library
758 Main Street
Branford
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