October 2017 Calendar

October 2017 Calendar


Sunday, October 1st, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM – Zumba Fundraiser

Sweat It Out For A Cause! Zumba Fundraiser to benefit Ready to Empower Women, at the YWCA, Greenwich. Dancing, shaking, raffle prizes, giveaways and more. 

Registration here

Sunday, October 1st, 1 – 3 PM – Public Open House

4 Grove Lane, Greenwich CT, 06831. For Sale or Rent.

Full listing here

Sunday, October 1 – 4 PM – Greenwich Symphony Orchestra Concert

At the Performing Arts Center at Greenwich High School, featuring Finnish pianist, Juho Pohjonen. 

Registration here

Sunday, October 1st, 2 – 4 PM

The Flinn Gallery of the Greenwich Library presents Lauren Acampora, author of The Wonder Garden, a collection of intricately interwoven short stories about the people of Old Cranbury, a suburban town…


Tuesday, October 3rd, 7 PM – Authors Live at Greenwich Library

 Beatriz Williams and Wendy Walker will discuss their latest releases, Emma in the Night (Walker) amd Cocoa Beach (Williams). Sales and signing by Diane’s Books. Refreshments.

Register here or by phone 203 – 622 – 7933

Wednesdays 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25 – Audubon Greenwich

 9 – 11 AM, Nature Sprouts Mommy & Me (18-36 months) and 12:30 – 2PM, Little Saplings (3.5-5 years).

To register, contact Eli by phone – 203 – 930 – 1349

Wednesday, October 4th – JD Pinto Disaster Relief Concert at The Bitter End

JD will be playing his first solo acoustic show in NYC! $10 cover at the door.

All proceeds donated to the American Red Cross.

Thursday, October 5th, 9 AM – Breast Cancer Alliance “Go For Pink”

 A day of shopping, dining and educational events dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness Month, on Greenwich Ave. Flag-raising at Greenwich Town Hall at 9, continuing all day.

More information at www.bcagoforpink.org

Saturday, October 7th, 10:30 AM – U Build It, LEGOTIME and Family Game Time

Cos Cob Library, Children 3 years and older are welcome. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Sunday, October 8th, 12:30 – 3:30 PM – Fall Festival at Bush-Holley House

 Featuring a Meet & Greet Walkaround Grover from Sesame Street, a puppet show, Touch-a-Truck equipment and a scarecrow competition with prizes.

Registration here

Monday, October 9th – Dorothy Hamill Skating Rink Opening

A brochure with information on rink programs, hours of operation, fees, etc. available here

Tuesday, October 10th, 7 – 9 PM AuthorsLive @ Greenwich Library Featuring – Kevin Peraino

Registration here


Saturday, October 14th, 5 PM – Polyphony Quartet, Concert and Conversation

First Presbyterian Church, 1 West Putnam Ave. Israeli and Palestinian children find commonality in music.

Registration here

Sunday, October 15, 3:30 PM – How to See Black Holes

Greenwich Library, with Dr. Andrew Mac Fadyen of NYU. Co-sponsored by The Astronomical Society of Greenwich.

Registration here or by phone 203 – 625 – 6533 

Tuesday, October 17th – Sam Bridge P & Z Meeting

Support Sam Bridge Nursery & Greenhouses at the planning and zoning meeting at the town hall.

The meeting begins at 7 PM.

Thursday, October 19th, 5:30 PM – PIFS Open House

Admissions Open House at Putnam Indian Field School, 101 Indian Field Road, Greenwich, CT, 06830


Saturday, October 21st – Pumpkin Painting For Kids

McArdle’s, 48 Arch Street, Greenwich, CT, 06830

Registration here

Saturday October, 21st, 6:30 – 11:30 PM – Glow Gala for Greenwich Hospital

Registration here

October, 22nd, 5 – 9 PM – Alzheimer’s Fundraiser 

Alba’s Restaurant, 400 North Main Street Port Chester, NY. To benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. Sponsored by Dougie’s Standby. 

Registration here

Tuesday, October 25th, 6:30 PM 

BowTie Criterion Cinema, 2 Railroad Ave, the YWCA in partnership with other community organizations, presents The Children Next Door, a film about the impact of domestic violence on children, followed by a panel discussion led by Leslie Coplin. Not appropriate for children under 15.

Registration here

Thursday, October 26th – Breast Cancer Alliance’s Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show

Registration here

Thursday, October 26, 6 – 9 PM 

Greenwich Restaurant Week Opening Party at J House

Registration here

Friday, October 27, 6 – 8 PM – Halloween Happenings

Halloween Happenings, at the Western Greenwich Civic Center in Glenville. Come in costume, play games, collect treats and dance. Entertainment by Larger Than Life, with an MC and dancing. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Greenwich residents only!

Registration here

Friday, October 27 & Saturday, October 28th – Halloween Spooktacular – Greenwich Audobon

 4:30 – 6:30 PM Enchanted Orchard Ages 3-10 (not scary).

7 – 9 PM, age 11 and up Frightful Forest (very scary).