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Art Exhibits/Openings

Backyard Monsters: The World of Insects

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 9:00 am
Backyard Monsters: The World of Insects;

Art Exhibits/Openings

Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, 110 Pequot Trail , Mashantucket, CT , 06338

Sunday, Feb. 16-May 17, 9 am-5 pm
Backyard Monsters: The World of Insects
Get a bug’s-eye view of some backyard insects in the Mashantucket Gallery’s newest exhibit. Giant robotic insects, up to 96 times their normal size with lifelike colors and movements, dominate the exhibition. Hands-on displays let you take a mechanical insect for a walk, build a bug, and learn how insects communicate. Free with Museum admission, free to Museum members. Visit pequotmuseum.org for details on the Feb. 15 preview day package.*

-The Williams School student art exhibition

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 9:00 am
-The Williams School student art exhibition;

Art Exhibits/Openings

Fiddleheads Food Coop -- Cafe, 13 Broad St, New London, CT , 06320

The Williams School (New London) students juried art competition will be on display in the Cafe at Fiddleheads Food Coop from March 1 to April 30. The theme of the show is “It’s Only Natural.” Fiddleheads is open 8am to 7pm, seven days a week.
For further info: http://fiddleheadsfood.weebly.com/cafe-art.html

Greasy Luck! The Whaling World of Charles W. Morgan;

Art Exhibits/Openings

Lyman Allyn Art Museum, 625 Williams Street, New London, , 06320

Lyman Allyn presents Greasy Luck! The Whaling World of the Charles W. Morgan through June 5, 2014. The exhibit looks at how whaling, —its myths and reality, risk and reward, —left its mark on Connecticut and American identity.

Presence, Immersion and Location

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 11:00 am
Presence, Immersion and Location;

Art Exhibits/Openings

Hygienic Art Galleries, 79 Bank Street, New London, , 06320

interactive installations, projections, videos, digital paintings, musical kinetic sculptures and more in collaboration with the Ammerman Center at Connecticut College’s biennial arts and technology symposium; through March 15; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tues.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri. and Sat. and noon-3 p.m. Sun.; (860) 443-8001.

Community

Community

Stonington Community Center, 28 Cutler Street, Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington High School Crew Team's Annual Pancake Breakfast and Basket Raffle will be held Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 from 7:30 – 11:30 am, at the Stonington Community Center. $8/person. The Basket Raffle Drawing will be at 11:00am. No need to be present to win raffle! This annual event is a community favorite – tickets may be purchased in advance from an SHS Crew team member or at the door. Contact Stacey Herrman 860-536-3177, sendherrman@comcast.net or Kim DeCastro 860-389-8651, KimDeCastro@comcast.net for more info.

Avery Farm Walking Tour, Sundays

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 2:00 pm

Community

Avery Farm House Gateway, 245 Lambtown Road Extension, ,

2 p.m., meet at the southern gate of Lambtown Road Extension, near the Groton-Ledyard border a few minutes before 2 p.m. and park on the left; free and open to the public; sponsored by Groton Open Space Association; free; (860) 574-5111.

visit: http://gosaonline.org/2014/02/avery-farm-tour-sign-up/

Editor's Pick

American Heroines

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 2:00 pm

Community

Ledyard Senior Center, 12 Van Tassel Dr, Gales Ferry, CT , 06335

Patty Carver celebrates Molly Pitcher, Mother Jones, Prudence Crandall and Catherine Coffin in song; free; (860) 464-9912.
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‘Stories from Chester’s Kitchens’

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 4:00 pm

Community

Chester Meeting House, 4 Liberty St, Chester, CT

Al-Anon, Sundays, O.Lyme (2015)

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 7:00 pm

Community

St. Ann's Episcopal Church, 82 Shore Road, Old Lyme, CT

7 p.m.

Education/Lectures

Education/Lectures

Museum of Tolerance New York, 226 East 42nd Street, New York, NY

OS students grades 7-12 travel to the Museum of Tolerance New York www.museumoftolerancenewyork.com and take part in a guided tour and discussion of developing tolerance and empathy for others. They will also see the Simon Wiesenthal Center, an educational tribute about the Holocaust. All displays are for ages 12 and over. Then they will have 3 hours in Times Square for shopping sightseeing and eating! Students in grades 7 and 8 will need to sign up with a relative guardian/parent, and gr. 9-12 will be chaperoned by OSYFS staff members. Bus leaves from OS High School parking lot, 1111 Boston Post Road, at 8:30a.m. Bring lunch to eat on the bus.

The Golden Age of Hollywood Film Scores

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 4:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Christ Church, 7 Elm St., Westerly,

The Christ Church Arts Commission invites the public to a multimedia presentation given by Dorothy Andries entitled “The Golden Age of Hollywood Film Scores”. Ms. Andries is a classical music and theatre critic who has written extensively on the arts for many publications in the Chicago area. Her program focuses on the first movie composers in Hollywood, many of whom were classically trained musicians who came to the United States to flee the Third Reich. These composers created the lush symphonic sound tracks that influence movie music to this day. Please join us and start your Oscar Sunday with this special preview.

Kids/Family

Fantastic Friends

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 10:00 am

Kids/Family

Waterford Public Library, 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT , 06385

30-45 minutes of books, fingerplays, flannel board, music, movement and craft for independent listeners 3 to 5 years of age. 20 children per session.

Misc. Events

Break the Guinness World Record on Dr. Seuss Day

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 1:00 pm

Misc. Events

RJ Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT

registration required

The Kerry Boys

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 2:00 pm

Misc. Events

Scranton Library, 801 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT

Shoreline Greenway Trail Informational Meeting

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 2:00 pm

Misc. Events

Blackstone Memorial Library, 758 Main St, Branford, CT

Art Tour and Talk

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 5:00 pm

Misc. Events

Griswold Inn, 36 Main St, Essex, CT

Reservations required.

Music

Editor's Pick

US Coast Guard Band

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 2:00 pm

Music

U.S. Coast Guard Academy - Leamy Hall Auditorium, 15 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT , 06320

Coast Guard Band Celebrates Independence
The Coast Guard Band presents Chief Warrant Officer Richard Wyman leading a “Sousa Spectacular” at 2 p.m. Sunday at Leamy Hall at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. The program honoring Independence Day will cover the spectrum of Sousa’s output, including “The Gypsy Baron Overture,” “Yorktown Centennial March,” “Looking Upward Suite,” featuring Chief Musician Gino Villarreal, trumpet soloist, “The Rifle Regiment March,” “The Liberty Bell March,” “Balance All and Swing Partners,” and of course, “Stars and Stripes Forever.” Soprano Soloist, Musician 1st Class Megan Weikleenget performs Puccini’s aria “O Mio Babino Caro” and Sousa’s “Tis the Last Rose of Summer.” The program is punctuated by Strauss’ “The Gypsy Baron Overture” and Richard Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries.” The concert is free and open to the public. Leamy Hall is located at 15 Mohegan Ave, in New London. For more information, visit www.uscg.mil/band or call (860) 701-6826.
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Harmonia V

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 3:00 pm

Music

Andrews Memorial Town Hall, 54 E. Main St, Clinton, CT

Part of the George Flynn Classical Concerts series. Free for Clinton residents. Tickets required.

Willimantic Orchestra Winter Concert

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 3:00 pm

Music

Schafer Auditorium, Eastern Connecticut State University, Corner of Windham and Valley Streets, Willimantic, CT , 06226

The Willimantic Orchestra, a not-for-profit community orchestra, presents its free Winter Concert: “And Ne’er the Twain Shall Meet” - David Vaughn will conduct the Strings and the Winds of the orchestra in this concert at Shafer Auditorium, Eastern Connecticut State University, corner of Windham and Valley Streets, Willimantic CT. For the Strings, music will include “St Paul Suite” by Holst and the Winds will play “Suite for Winds Op 4” by Strauss. Additional information at www.willimanticorchestra.org or contact David Vaughan at 860.429.0864 or dhvaughan@charter.net - - Donations are welcomed.

The Willimantic Orchestra is a not-for-profit community orchestra, providing access to free, live classical music. The casual, friendly atmosphere, enco

Stu Ingersoll Jazz Concert

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 3:00 pm

Music

John Winthrop Middle School, 1 Winthrop Rd, Deep River, CT

Part of the Essex Winter Series.

Karaoke at the Moose

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 8:00 pm
Karaoke at the Moose;

Music

New London Moose Lodge 2652, 72 Central Avenue, new london, CT , 06320

music by Dj Voltage
https://www.facebook.com/djVoltageKeith.Phillips

Karaoke

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 8:00 pm
Karaoke;

Music

New London Moose Lodge 2652, 72 Central Avenue, new london, , 06385

music by Dj Voltage
https://www.facebook.com/djVoltageKeith.Phillips

Music / Karaoke

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 8:00 pm

Music

The Burger Beast Tavern, 350 east Main St, Clinton, CT , 06413

Singing and Dancing at the Burger Beast every Wed, Fri. Sat. And Sunday
Great time great food and drinks

Nature/Outdoors

Winter Eagles with RiverQuest

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 9:00 am
Winter Eagles with RiverQuest;

Nature/Outdoors

Eagle Landing State Park, Route 82, Haddam, CT , 06438

February 8 - March 16
Satudays and Sundays: 9:00am, 11:30am and 2:00pm.
Thursdays: 10:00am and 1:00pm.
Come and enjoy winter and very early spring while experiencing the beauty and solitude of the lower Connecticut River. Although our primary mission is to search for and observe migrating and resident Bald Eagles, we will also search for many other varieties of local winter wildlife. A seasoned, experienced naturalist will talk about eagle biology and ecology and about the other wintering birds and wildlife that will be seen on our cruise. A heated cabin, coffee/tea and binoculars are on board. We will Cruise from Haddam South and see Lyme, Chester, Deep River, and Essex.

Stage/Theater

Oscar-Nominated Live Action and Animated Shorts

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 1:30 pm

Stage/Theater

Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Tpke, Clinton, CT

free screening.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, 2:00 pm

Stage/Theater

Ivoryton Playhouse, 103 Main St, Ivoryton, CT

Vista Arts Center, in partnership with the Ivoryton Playhouse, will present a production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Ivoryton Playhouse for three performances this weekend. Twenty community members will perform along side 20 Vista students and members to execute a Broadway-style musical on a professional stage.
Vista members are unique in that they bring a wide range of disabilities including those on the autism spectrum. The production is intended to foster friendships and open communication for participants of all ages and all abilities.
This colorful retelling of the biblical story about Joseph, his prophetic dreams, his wondrous adventures and his designer coat, is for all ages. The score includes a variety of musical styles and hits. With Pat Souney as director, Jim Teti as musical director and Apollo Smile as the choreographer, the Vista production of “Joseph” will return to the roots of the original performance and incorporate a children’s choir as an integral part of the production.
Performances are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.
Tickets are $30. Call (860) 767-7318 or reserve online at www.ivorytonplayhouse.org.

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