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Art Exhibits/Openings

John Sargent Solo Art Show

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 9:00 am

Art Exhibits/Openings

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

JOHN SARGENT – paintings & monoprints with themes based upon nature and often created with tools repurposed from nature

-Studio 33 presents "Life's a Beach"

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 9:00 am
-Studio 33 presents

Art Exhibits/Openings

Studio 33 Art and Frame Gallery, 140 Bank Street, New London, CT , 06320

Studio33 presents “Life’s a Beach”, a collection of paintings by local artists Gigi Mezzo Genovese and Andrea Wiley. Both women focus their paintings on shoreline centric scenes; with Andrea highlighting the beauties of the marshes, beach & lighthouses, while Gigi focuses on making the everyday beach scenes playful, something you might otherwise overlook. The medium each women works in panders particularly well to their individual styles, with bright saturated acrylics in Gigi’s cheerful scenes and soft, thick oil paints capturing Andrea’s peaceful viewpoint. The show is not one to miss, running from July 2nd through the 30th.

The Bison: An American Icon

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 9:00 am

Art Exhibits/Openings

Mashantucket Pequot Museum , 110 Pequot Trail, Mashantucket, CT

This exhibit is held Saturday, June 28-Saturday, October 18 and explores the dramatic changes that occurred to bison and its habitat, and to the people who depended on it for their daily existence. The Bison features Plains Indian objects, contemporary Native art, popular culture items, small models and sculptures, natural history materials, and vivid images. Free with Museum admission, free to Museum members. This exhibition was organized by the C.M. Russell Museum, Great Falls, MT and has been made possible through NEH on the

Artist Opening Reception

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 10:00 am
Artist Opening Reception;

Art Exhibits/Openings

Studio M, llc, 29 Cottrell Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

This month we will have our artist opening on Thursday July 3rd. Normally we participate in the First Friday strolls in Mystic but since Friday is the holiday, we will be closed. We've moved the opening so more of you can attend! Please stop in to see Jennifer's beautiful landscape paintings. Studio M, llc welcomes aqward winning Plein Air Oil Painter Jennifer Holmes to the Gallery. The show runs July 1st through the 30th during shop hours. Studio M is open Tuesday through Saturday 10 am - 5 pm. www.studiomframing.com

Inside the Natural World of Jan Beekman

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 10:00 am

Art Exhibits/Openings

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

on view June 14, 2014 – January 5, 2015. The works in this exhibition reveal the artist’s deep immersion in the natural phenomena of his immediate environment, the woodlands of Southeastern Connecticut. His paintings evoke a sense of wonder as viewers, too, become absorbed in the subtle textures, graceful shapes, and vibrant colors of the natural world.
860.443.2545 x129 or info@lymanallyn.org

Elyssa Willadsen, 'Repurposing Everyday Objects'

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 10:00 am

Art Exhibits/Openings

Greene Art Gallery, 29 Whitfield St., Guilford, CT

ALL NATURAL Exhibit at Spectrum Gallery

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 11:00 am
ALL NATURAL Exhibit at Spectrum Gallery;

Art Exhibits/Openings

Spectrum Art Gallery and Store, 61 Main Street, Centerbrook, CT , 06409

ALL NATURAL, an exhibition showcasing the work of artists and fine artisans who incorporate natural materials in their work opens at Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisans Store (June 27 - August 10). The exhibit includes macro photography of the natural world and fine art and crafts using materials such as sea and river glass, encaustic, wood, feathers, spider web, egg tempera and casein. During the six-week show, the Gallery offers free events to the public including a Family Day, Sunday, July 20, (1-5pm) with Art and Nature Workshops, Storytelling, Music and a Scavenger Hunt. Spectrum is the newest expansion of the non-profit arts organization Arts Center Killingworth, whose mission includes providing opportunities for emerging and established artists to display and sell their work.

Art Exhibits/Openings

Mystic Arts Center, 9 Water Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

The Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) 103rd Annual Juried Show consists of juried artworks from Connecticut artists of all mediums, including photography, sculpture, graphic arts, and painting. CAFA is a non-profit arts organization established in 1910 by a group of renowned Connecticut artists. Their mission is to promote the art of area members. Opening reception Thursday June 26, 6-8pm.

Reflections: 40 Years Along the River

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 5:00 pm
Reflections: 40 Years Along the River;

Art Exhibits/Openings

Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St., Essex, CT , 06412

2014 marks the 40th anniversary of the Connecticut River Museum. In honor of this milestone, the Museum will feature the exhibit Reflections: 40 Years along the River. The exhibit will explore the story of the Museum and highlight the many topics that CRM has explored through exhibits, programs and other activities.

Members are invited to join us the evening of July 11 from 5:00-7:00 for an opening reception, held in conjunction with the Museum’s Annual Meeting. The exhibition will be open to the public daily until October 13.

Business

Women: Inspired! Next Steps Sales Pitch Workshop

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 4:30 pm
Women: Inspired! Next Steps Sales Pitch Workshop;

Business

Access Community Action Agency, 1315 Main Street, Suite 2, Willimantic, CT , 06226

Women: Inspired! Next Steps
Sales Pitch Workshop
Date and Time: Tuesday, July 15th, 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Location: Access Community Action Agency, 1315 Main St., Willimantic.
Entrepreneurs and mentors are invited to join this exciting program. It's designed to provide support of low-income women who would like to start or grow small businesses.
Content: Stephanie Kaczowski, Women Inspired Program Manager of Access, will run an interactive workshop on different sales presentation (sales pitch) techniques. Participants in the workshop will practice their own sales pitch on one another.
What you need to bring: A product or service to sell. Bring in a few samples of your products, some of your businesses promotional materials, or any object that you know about to sell.

Community

City of Groton Historical Artifacts Display

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 8:30 am

Community

City of Groton Municipal Building, 295 Meridian Street, Groton, CT , 06340

Displays of city-related memorabilia from the private collection of Town Historian Jim Streeter. More info at cityofgroton.com. Runs June 12th-August 14th.

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, Tuesdays

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-10 a.m., strength & balance;
10:30-11:30 a.m., Body, Mind & Spirit;
11-11:15 a.m., chair dancing;
11:30 a.m.-noon, lunch;
noon-1:30 p.m., bingo;
(860) 599-3285.

** Every other Tuesday - 8:30-11:30 a.m., foot clinic appointments with Nurse Judy from the VNA offered.

BILL MEMORIAL LIBRARY ADULT SUMMER READING

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 10:00 am
BILL MEMORIAL LIBRARY ADULT SUMMER READING;

Community

The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St., Groton, CT , 06340

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton invites adults to take part in Groundbreaking Reads, our Adult Online Summer Reading Program. Earn a raffle ticket for each book review you submit. Log on to the library’s home page, http://billmemorial.org. Click on “Summer Reading”, then choose the “Literary Elements” tab for adults. Create an account and begin entering your reviews on Wednesday, June 25 through Saturday, August 9. Readers can also submit book reviews in person to the library. Winners of the prize drawing will be notified in mid-August. The more you read the more chances to win! Call the library at 860-445-0392 for more information. The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument St., next to the Groton Monument and historic Fort Griswold.

Wii Bowling and Card Games for Seniors, 2014, Salem

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 12:00 pm

Community

Salem Free Public Library, 264 Hartford Road, Salem, CT

noon-4 p.m., drop in; (860) 859-1130.

Farmers Market, June 24-Aug. 26, Tuesdays, Groton

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 12:00 pm
Farmers Market, June 24-Aug. 26, Tuesdays, Groton;

Community

The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St., Groton, CT , 06340

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton will host a weekly farmers’ market beginning Tuesday, June 24 from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. on the library lawn. The market will run every Tuesday through August 26. Fresh, locally-grown produce and flowers will be available from The Collins Farm in Oakdale, CT. The Collins Farm has been growing premium vegetables since 1995 and is a featured grower at many of Southeastern Connecticut’s farmers’ markets. Call the library at 860-445-0392 for more information. The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument Street in Groton, near the Groton Monument and Fort Griswold.

Live it Well Workshop, starts July 9, Colchester

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 12:30 pm

Community

Colchester Senior Center, 95 Norwich Ave., Colchester, CT

12:30-3 p.m., a Chronic Conditions workshop providing tips on reducing pain and fatigue, eating better, making exercise fun, talking with your doctor and more; meets once a week for six weeks; sponsored by Senior Resources Agency on Aging and the Connecticut State Department on Aging and the CT Department of Public Health; (860) 537-3911.

Blood Pressure Clinic, July 15, N.London

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 1:00 pm

Community

Shop Rite, 351 N. Frontage Road, New London, CT

1-2 p.m., sponsored by The VNA of Southeastern Connecticut; open to the public; (860) 444-1111.

Caregiver Support Group

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 1:30 pm

Community

Madison Senior Center, 29 Bradley Road, Madison, CT

Caring for an aging or ill loved one? Join this confidential group to discuss your concerns and get helpful information and support. VNA Community Healthcare’s Caregiver Support Group is free (sponsored by the Town of Madison) and meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Call VNA Community Healthcare’s Helpline at (toll free) 1.866.474.5230 for more information on this and other family caregiving support groups.

PiYo

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 4:15 pm

Community

East Lyme Senior Center, 37 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

4:15-5:15 p.m., first in a 5-week session of Pilates and Yoga in one workout; $15; $17 non-residents; call to register (860) 739-5859.

Summer Suppers at Niantic Community Church

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 5:30 pm

Community

Niantic Community Church, 170 Pennsylvania Ave., Niantic, CT , 06357

A 48 year tradition continues with traditional roast beef and turkey dinners at Niantic community Church. Loaded with all the fixins including mashed potatoes, gravy, cole slaw,
green beans, rolls, cranberry sauce and homemade desserts. This year the traditional summer suppers are being held Tuesday, July 15, co-chaired by Jolie Peters and Liz Buhler, and July 29 co-chaired by Ron Johnson and Rich Thomson, from 5:30-7:30 and the cost is $10 for adults and $5 children 12 and under. No reservations are needed and take-out is always available as well as seating in our air conditioned dining hall.

Boater Safety Course, July dates, Salem

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 5:45 pm

Community

Gardner Lake Fire Company, 429 Old Colchester Road, Route 354, Salem, CT

5:45-9 p.m., sponsored by The Gardner Lake Authority and conducted by the State of CT DEEP Boating Division; $15, payable to GLFC; to register email: command27@ymail.com; (860) 887-4163.

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Club 55 Great American Picnic, July 15, Groton

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 6:00 pm

Community

Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

6-7 p.m., $13; $15 guests; payment due at registration; (860) 441-6785.

GA and Gam-anon

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 7:30 pm

Community

United Congregational Church, 9 Castle Hill Road, Pawcatuck, CT

park in the back.

Education/Lectures

'Freezing Fruits and Vegetables'

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 6:30 pm

Education/Lectures

New Haven County Extension Center, 305 Skiff St., North Haven, CT

Registration deadline: July 11.

Summer Improv Master Classes at Playhouse on Park

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 7:00 pm
Summer Improv Master Classes at Playhouse on Park;

Education/Lectures

Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Road, Hartford, CT , 06119

This summer, Playhouse on Park is offering three master classes that focus on improvisational theatre. These classes will be offered on Tuesday evenings from 7 pm to 10 pm. The first class (The Start of the Scene) will be held July 15th. The second class (Master Monologues) will be held July 22nd. The final class (Scenes, Scenes, Scenes) will be held July 29th. These classes are for students ages 18 and up. A $25 registration fee is required for each class. Class size is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Students are welcome to attend all three classes, or choose just one or two. To register, please go to the Education page at www.playhouseonpark.org and print out the registration form, or call the box office at 860-523-5900 x10.

Kids/Family

Outdoor Storytime

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 10:30 am
Outdoor Storytime;

Kids/Family

The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St., Groton, CT , 06340

Summertime’s the best time for Story Time! The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton invites children and their families to Summertime Story Time every Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. We will gather in our outdoor program area and enjoy a variety of entertaining stories under the shade of the trees in the library yard. In case of inclement weather we will meet inside the library. No registration is needed: the program begins July 1 and ends August 5. For more information please call the library at 860-445-0392.
The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument Street in Groton, near the Groton Monument and Fort Griswold.

Einstein Hours

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 12:30 pm

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Tangram stories? Paper airplane challenges? Giant bubbles? Synthetic polymers, made by you? Stop by for an ever-changing assortment hands-on activities, cool crafts, and games, led by our awesome Teen Leaders. For ages 5 & up. Drop-in.

CREEPERS & LEAPERS AT THE BILL MEMORIAL LIBRARY

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 1:00 pm
CREEPERS & LEAPERS AT THE BILL MEMORIAL LIBRARY;

Kids/Family

The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St., Groton, CT , 06340

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton invites summer readers in to learn all about Creepers & Leapers with the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center. Meet live frogs and snakes and learn about reptiles and amphibians! The program will be held at the library on Tuesday, July 15 at 1:00 p.m. as part of the ongoing Fizz! Boom! Read! 2014 Summer Reading Program. No registration is necessary; for information call the library at 860-445-0392.
The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument Street in Groton, near the Groton Monument and Fort Griswold.

STEM-tastic! ages 8 -12

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 3:00 pm

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Thank you, UCONN Extension Service and New London County 4-H! Engage in hands-on activities combining the fun of reading with science, technology, math and engineering, presented by our friends from the New London County 4-H. Space is limited, and registration is required and opens June 16th. For ages 8 – 12.

Make a Shamballa Bracelet

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 6:30 pm

Kids/Family

Acton Public Library, 60 Old Boston Post Rd., Old Saybrook, CT

Part of the library's Young Adult Faction summer series. Registration required.

Make a Shamballa Bracelet

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 6:30 pm

Kids/Family

Acton Public Library, 60 Old Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT , 06475

Join us while we make Shamballa Bracelets

Grassy Strip Film Series: Dolphin Tale

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 7:30 pm
Grassy Strip Film Series: Dolphin Tale;

Kids/Family

Madison Beach Hotel, 94 West Wharf Road, Madison, CT , 06443

The Madison Beach Hotel is hosting a FREE weekly film festival this summer for the whole family to enjoy! Each Tuesday, enjoy a movie under the stars on our waterfront lawn.

See the whole line-up at GrassyStrip.com

DOLPHIN TALE
Tuesday, July 15th | Sundown

This inspiring film is inspired by the true story of Winter, a bottlenose dolphin that was rescued in December 2005 off the Florida coast and taken in by the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Winter lost her tail after becoming entangled with a rope attached to a crab trap and was fitted with a prosthetic one.

(2011)

Misc. Events

Summer Matinee

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 2:00 pm

Misc. Events

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

(2014 PG-13 106 mins.) An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account. Stars Liam Neeson and Julianne Moore.

Art After Dark

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 6:00 pm

Misc. Events

Mystic Arts Center, 9 Water Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

4/15 Music: The Chris Leigh Band Live Art: April Brunelle
5/20 Music: Green Tea Live Art: Jake Hertzler
7/15 Music: Shiny Lapel Trio Live Art: Sam Brown
8/19 Music: Steve Broderick Live Art: Russ Kramer
9/16 Music: Josi Davis Live Art: Mary Horrigan
10/21 Music: Crow’s Toes Live Art: Into The Pink!
Balloon Art from April Brunnelle every month; $15, $12 members, $4 kids 4-12; 86536-7601
Dress for Outdoors

Music

Salt Marsh Opera: 'Opera in the Park'

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 6:30 pm

Music

Old Saybrook Town Green, , Old Saybrook , CT

Bring a chair and a picnic.

Bulkeley House Karaoke

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 9:00 pm
 Bulkeley House Karaoke;

Music

Bulkeley House Saloon, 111 Bank Street, New London, CT

Join DJC Productions Entertainment for Karaoke every Thursday Night from 9p to close! Bulkeley House features a HUGE outdoor patio with 2 bars and 15 HDTV's to watch your favorite sports game! Come sing a tune and enjoy a cocktail! Hope to see you there!

Religion

Vacation Bible School

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 9:00 am

Religion

Franklin Congregational Church, 31 Meetinghouse Hill Rd. , Franklin, CT , 06254

SONTREASURE ISLAND VBS
Who wouldn't want to explore a Caribbean island, with its glittering turquoise waters, warm white sands and cool ocean breezes? Visitors to Son-Treasure Island are welcomed by the scent of ex-otic flowers, the taste of tropical fruits and the captivating sound of a steel-drum band. But this is no ordinary tropical escape! There is treasure to be found here. More precious than gold, more lasting than diamonds, it is the greatest treasure of all--God's love!
At SonTreasure Island, treasure seekers will watch hilarious skits, play island games, create colorful crafts, and enjoy tropical snacks.
This exciting Island Adventure will be July 14th - 18th from 9:00 - Noon!
Register your 1st - 6th graders for the biggest TREASURE HUNT of the summer at frank-linchurchc

Stage/Theater

How to Change the World with Hip-Hop Theater

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014, 12:10 pm

Stage/Theater

World Music Hall, 40 Wyllys Ave., Middletown, CT

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