01 Oct 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.
Sunday, October 1st, 1 – 3 PM – Public Open House
4 Grove Lane, Greenwich CT, 06831. For Sale or Rent.
Sunday, October 1 – 4 PM – Greenwich Symphony Orchestra Concert
At the Performing Arts Center at Greenwich High School, featuring Finnish pianist, Juho Pohjonen.
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.
Monday, October 9th – Dorothy Hamill Skating Rink Opening
Tuesday, October 10th, 7 – 9 PM AuthorsLive @ Greenwich Library Featuring – Kevin Peraino
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.
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
Saturday October, 21st, 6:30 – 11:30 PM – Glow Gala for Greenwich Hospital
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.
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.
Thursday, October 26th – Breast Cancer Alliance’s Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show
Thursday, October 26, 6 – 9 PM
Greenwich Restaurant Week Opening Party at J House
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!
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).