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May 25

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Art Exhibits/Openings

12:00 pm

Alexey von SchlippeSpring Exhibit

Alexey Von Schlippe Gallery of Art, 1084 Shennecossett Road, Groton, CT

an exhibition featuring the outstanding work of these four Artists:
Karen Rand Anderson, Mark Dixon, Lynn Stephens, Rachel Siporin; through June 7

5:00 pm

Spring Art Shine Opening and Exhibition

Spring Art Shine Opening and Exhibition; Old Lyme - Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

The 2014 annual spring Art Shine Exhibition and Opening Reception will take place on Thursday, April 10, from 5:00 pm-7:00 pm in the Ludington Gallery. The Library will host three exceptionally fine artists of regional and national recognition: photographer Susan Higgins, painter Jacqueline White Jones and painter/illustrator Rosemary Webber.
The exhibit will be on display through May, 31. The art exhibition and reception is free and open to the public. A portion of the sales goes to support the Library. The Library is located at 2 Library Lane, off Lyme Street in Old Lyme. Hours are Monday and Wednesday, 10 am to 7 pm; Tuesday and Thursday, 10 am to 6 pm; Friday, 10 am to 5 pm and Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm.

10:00 am

Gallery One and Friends Group Show

Gallery One and Friends Group Show; Guilford Art Center, 411 Church Street, Guilford, CT

Works by artist members and associates of this southeast shoreline co-operative gallery, which features the work of mid-career artists in a wide variety of media and styles, from representational to abstract, in photography, printmaking, painting, sculpture and ceramics. Opening reception on Sunday, May 11 from 2-4pm. Artists' Talk on Sunday, May 18 from 2-4pm. Gallery hours are Mon-Sat 10am - 4pm, Sun 12 - 4pm. Mill Gallery at Guilford Art Center, 411 Church St, Guilford

10:00 am

Greasy Luck! The Whaling World of Charles W. Morgan

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

5:00 pm

David Dunlop - Travels Through Atmosphere

David Dunlop - Travels Through Atmosphere; Susan Powell Fine Art, 679 Boston Post Road, madison, CT , 06443

David Dunlop, well known Connecticut artist and popular host of the Emmy award-winning PBS series Landscapes Through Time, pushes the envelope in his experiments with atmosphere, motion, color and light in his solo exhibition of 35 oil paintings. From New York City to the Connecticut shore, his paintings are an adventure through time and motion. Join us tonight for wine and hors d'oeuvres and meet the artist David Dunlop.

11:00 am

OIL + WATER Group Show

OIL + WATER Group Show; Kehler Liddell Gallery, 873 Whalley Avenue, New Haven, CT , 06515

Kehler Liddell Gallery presents its spring group show, OIL + WATER, from April 24 through May 25, Opening Reception on May 9 from 6pm - 9pm, and several events coordinated with Westville’s 17th annual ArtWalk on May 10: Art Yard Tag Sale, Children’s Event: Oil and Water Painting. The show will feature work by all 25 Kehler Liddell Gallery member artists. This unique collaboration of the Gallery's painters, photographers, sculptors, and installation artists presents diverse interpretations of these icons of opposites—oil and water. The Gallery is located at 873 Whalley Avenue in New Haven, Connecticut. Gallery hours are Thursday through Friday from 11:00am - 4:00pm: Saturday and Sunday from 10:00am - 4:00pm. Visit our website, www.kehlerliddell.com, or call 203.389.9555.

11:00 am

May Exhibition, Artists Jane M. White & Pam Carlson

May Exhibition, Artists Jane M. White & Pam Carlson; Art Gallery at the Mill House, 5 West Main Street, Chester, , 06412

Artists Jane M. White & Pam Carlson
Art Gallery at the Mill House

Apr 25 - May 29, 2014

Fri, May 2, 5-8 pm

Work by local artists Jane M. White and Pam Carlson will be on display for the month of May with an opening reception during Chester’s annual May Day Night Gallery and Shop Openings. Stroll around Chester’s galleries and boutiques and take in the spring evening air as you experience artistic interpretations of the surrounding landscape.


Fri - Sun, 11 am - 4 pm

Art Gallery at the Mill House
5 West Main Street 
Chester, CT 06412
gallery 860 322 4566


Candlelight Vigil in New London; Parade Plaza, Corner of State and Bank St, New London, CT , 06320

part of New London Public School’s Hope Week honoring veterans and support the service of those on active duty; luminaries available at 7:30 p.m. and may be purchased for $1; held in train station if rain.

Candlelight Vigil, Town Green/ Corner of Pensylvania and Main St., East Lyme, CT , 06357

Sunday, May 25 at the Town Green. Ceremonies will start at 7:30 p.m. Any Veterans Groups that would like to participate are encouraged to call Cheryl Mertens at 860-739-9159. Sponsored by the East Lyme Veterans Council

1:00 pm

Deep River Memorial Day Parade

Winthrop Baptist Church, 444 Winthrop Rd., Deep River, CT

Winthrop Baptist Church, 444 Winthrop Rd., to Winthrop Cemetery.

9:00 am

Fundraising Book Sale, May 19-June 2, Niantic

East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, Niantic, CT

during regular business hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 9-9
Thursday: 9-6
Friday: 9-5
Saturday: 10-4
Sunday: 1-4

proceeds benefit the library's new book and movie fund; (860) 739-6926.

7:00 pm

Al-Anon, Sundays, O.Lyme

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

7 p.m.

9:00 am

Weekend Flea Market

Thomas Lee House, Route 156, East Lyme, CT

Thomas Lee House Museum, 228 West Main St., Niantic; also Sun.; eastlymehistoricalsociety.org.

2:00 pm

Avery Farm Walking Tour, Sundays

Avery Farm House Gateway, 56 Lambtown Road, ,

the southern portion of Lambtown extension; sponsored by Groton Open Space Association; free; (860) 572-5715.

Turn onto Lambtown Rd (Groton) at the traffic light on Rt 184 at Flanders Road and follow to 56 Lambtown Rd. Contact GOSAmail@gmail.com for questions.


12:00 pm

Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours

Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours; Grove Street Cemetery, 227 Grove Street, New Haven, CT , 06511

One (1)Hour Walking Tours of Historical Tours - Eli Whitney Inventor


1:00 pm

1st Annual Waterford SDA Church Memorial Day Picnic

1st Annual Waterford SDA Church Memorial Day Picnic; Camp Oakdale Pavilion, Oxoboxo Dam Rd, Montville, CT , 06353

1st Annual Waterford SDA Church Memorial Day Picnic.Sunday May 25th. Potluck style...bring your favorite dish. Volleyball tournament to benefit youth project, $5.00 tournament entry fee. Come and have a great time with us this Memorial Day!

Camp Oakdale Pavilion
Oxoboxo Dam Rd.
Montville, CT 06357

Misc. Events

3:00 pm

Retired Greyhounds as Pets Adoption Open House

Retired Greyhounds as Pets Adoption Open House; REGAPCT, 105 Fairwood Road, Bethany, CT , 06524


WHAT: Greyhound Adoption Open House
WHEN: Sunday, May 25, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: 105 Fairwood Road, Bethany, CT

Take one or more Greyhounds; add one or more soon-to-be Greyhound lovers, and all the Greyt Expectations - of Greyhounds and people - are fulfilled. The Greyhound is a people-oriented pet. He will fit into your family life as though he was always there. He will be as comfortable in your home as you are. He will be your companion. Come to our Adoption Open House and meet available Greyhounds ready for their forever homes.

10:00 am

Coates to Wompom: The 1639 Guilford Trade Goods

Coates to Wompom: The 1639 Guilford Trade Goods; Henry Whitfield State Museum, 248 Old Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT , 06437

Exhibit of reproduction trade goods given to the Menuncatuck tribe by the Guilford colonists. Part of the 375th Celebration of the Whitfield House and Guilford. Open Wednesday-Sunday, 10:00-4:30. Included with admission. Free parking.

4:00 pm

Built On Blubber Walking Tours of New London

Meet at Soldier's Monument, State & Bank Streets, New London, CT , 06320

City historian Sally Ryan will lead walking tour of downtown New London during the Morgan visit. This "Built on Blubber" tour will highlight the buildings and landmarks of the city developed out of the whaling industry.

Meet at Soldier's Monument at State and Bank Street in New London. It is near Whale Tail and across from Union Station.

Saturday, May 24, 4pm (free)
Sunday, May 25, 4pm (free)
Saturday, May 31, 4pm (free)
Sunday, June 1, 4pm (free)

8:00 am

General Stanton Inn Flea Market

The General Stanton inn Flea Market, 4115 Old Post Road, Charlestown, RI , 02813

Charlestown's General Stanton Inn Flea Market will be blossoming from it's "Sundays only" hours to its expanded summer hours, opening on Saturdays, Sundays and Holiday Mondays, all from 8 a.m.-3 p.m., beginning May 24 and continuing on through Columbus Day, October 13. Now celebrating its 49th season, The General Stanton Flea Market is one of the oldest, largest and most popular flea markets in the area. Set on seven, tree-shaded acres of the historic Inn (est. 1667), this Flea Market flourishes with rows of vendors selling antiques, collectibles, crafts, art, new merchandise, farmers'market items, & for a second season, an indoor oasis, "Matilda's Daughter" boutique. Admission is free. A $2.parking fee is charged on Sundays only. New vendors are welcome every weekend. 401-364-1818.


8:00 pm

Music / Karaoke

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

8:00 pm

Karaoke at the Moose

Karaoke at the Moose; New London Moose Lodge 2652, 72 Central Avenue, new london, CT , 06320

music by Dj Voltage

8:00 pm


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

music by Dj Voltage


1:00 pm

Spring Wildflower Hike with Michael Donoghue

Neck River Uplands North Trail, , Madison, CT

Meet at the trailhead on Princess Dr. Waterproof footwear recommended.


Hall at St. Mary's Star of the Sea, 10 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

7 p.m., Flock Theatre presents Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet in a new production at the hall of St. Mary's Star of the Sea, 10 Huntington St. Directed by Derron Wood. Production is sponsored by the Frank Loomis Palmer Fund.

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