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Old Lyme - Sixth Annual Swing for Art Golf Party
Posted on: 2019-05-09
What: Sixth Annual Swing for Art Golf Party
Where: Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, CT
When: 5/20/2019 (Monday), Swing for Art begins with registration at 2:00pm and a shotgun start at 3:00 pm in a scramble format.
The Lyme Art Association's sixth annual Swing for Art Golf Party will be held on Monday, May 20 at the Old Lyme Country Club. This event is going to be a fun and relaxing nine-hole party for men and women at any playing level, followed by cocktails and hearty hors d'oeuvres.
Even if you're not a golfer, you can participate in the event. You and your guests are invited to attend the cocktail reception, and there are several sponsorship opportunities and benefits.
The fee of $150 per golfer includes cart and cocktail party. For guests who attend the cocktail party only, that begins at 5:30 pm, the cost is $75. Swing for Art begins with registration at 2:00pm and a shotgun start at 3:00pm in a scramble format. 

 
Branford - Meditation in Daily Life
Posted on: 2019-05-03
What: Meditation in Daily Life
Where: The Nest, 1008 Main St., Branford
When: Ongoing Thursdays, 6:30pm-8pm
Meditation in Daily Life with Teacher, Kaitlyn Brayton, of Odiyana Center. Ongoing Thursdays, 6:30pm-8pm at The Nest, 1008 Main St., Branford. Discover the deep joy and confidence that comes from getting to know your mind and establishing a basis for deep, lasting happiness. Experience your potential for peace and learn how to carry this positive feeling into your daily life. Classes include guided meditations, practical advice, and time for discussion and questions. Everyone welcome, no experience necessary. $10 per class - No one turned away for lack of funds. Info:
meditationinconnecticut.org
info@odiyana.org
860-266-6041
Odiyana Kadampa Buddhist Center is a local non-profit dedicated to bringing peace to our communities through giving instruction in meditation and developing positive qualities of mind. We would greatly appreciate if you would post the below weekly Branford meditation class in your publication. 

 
Manchester - Art in the Park Manchester
Posted on: 2019-04-30
What: Art in the Park Manchester
Where: Cheney Memorial Park, Corner of Main and Center Streets, 586 Main Street, Manchester, CT
When: 6/2/2019 (Sunday), 10 am - 4 pm
Art in the Park Manchester 2019
The first Sunday of June
June 2, 2019
Time 10am - 4pm
Rain or Shine
Come peruse over 120 artists and vendors participating in an enjoyable event at the picturesque park on the grounds surrounding the Mary Cheney Library in Old Manchester. AITP features fine artists of all kinds and genres. The grounds will be filled with a variety of styles from traditional to those artists producing cutting edge work in painting, sculpture, photography, digital, jewelry, ceramics, fiber arts and more. Also featured is a Main Stage of performance art and entertainment including music, spoken word and dance. Food vendors in addition to further entertainment, interactive and make-it-and-take-it art projects spread throughout the park for adults and families. Live painting and Community Canvases. Annually, our logo features a new leaf or branch...we hope the seed planted for "Art in the Park" will continue to grow in future years! 

 
Avon - Kilimanjaro: Journey to the Roof of Africa with Adventure Photographer Peter Chr
Posted on: 2019-04-22
What: Kilimanjaro: Journey to the Roof of Africa with Adventure Photographer Peter Christoph
Where: Avon Free Public Library, 281 Country Club Rd., Avon, CT 06001
When: Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 2 pm
Join adventure photographer Peter Christoph as he takes you on a photographic journey through 5 climate zones, from tropical rain forest to arctic conditions in his quest for the summit of 19,340 foot high Mt. Kilimanjaro, the tallest mountain in Africa, and the highest free-standing mountain in the world. Peter provides commentary throughout the entire slideshow, and includes behind the scenes photos of how he trained for his adventure!
For more information, contact Cyndi Larsen clarsen@avonctlibrary.info 860-673-9712. Free and open to the public. No registration. Sponsored by the Friends of the Avon Library. 

 
Avon - A Documentary Movie Series Highlighting Significant Anniversaries
Posted on: 2019-04-18
What: A Documentary Movie Series Highlighting Significant Anniversaries
Where: Avon Free Public Library, 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT
When: Starting June 21. Ending July 12
2019 is a year of significant anniversaries and the Avon Free Public Library will be honoring some of those important dates with a documentary film series beginning in June. The lineup is as follows:
Friday, June 21 at 1:30 pm
Mary Cassatt: A Brush With Independence

Celebrate the 175th anniversary of Mary Cassatt's birth with a viewing of the film Mary Cassatt: A Brush with Independence. The film tells the story of one of the foremost 19th century Impressionist painters. (2003 ; 57 min. ; Not rated)
Friday, June 28 at 1:30 pm
Stonewall Uprising

Honor the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising with a viewing of the PBS film that examines the beginning of the gay rights movement. Veteran filmmakers Kate Davis and David Heilbroner explore the dramatic events that took place on June 28, 1969 that launched a world-wide human rights movement. This PBS American Experience film includes interviews with those who took part, and features a rich trove of archival footage. (2011 ; 90 min. ; Not Rated)
Friday, July 5 at 1:30 pm
The Circus Fire

Honor the 75th anniversary of the horrific circus fire with this CPTV original documentary. The Ringling Bros & Barnum and Bailey Circus Fire was one of the worst fires in the history of the United States, claiming the lives of 167 people in Hartford Connecticut on July 6, 1944. (2006 ; 60 min. ; Not Rated)
Friday, July 12 at 1:30 pm
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: The Making of a Movie Classic

Celebrate the 80th anniversary of the beloved 1939 classic with this documentary about the making of the movie. Hosted by Angela Lansbury, this fun and entertaining 2017 film includes rare behind-the-scenes footage, deleted scenes, and fascinating reminiscences from cast members. (2017 ; 51 min. ; Not Rated)
All movies are free and open to the public. No need to register. Movie munchie snacks will be served. The Avon Free Public Library is at 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT. For more information, please call the library at 860.673.9712 or visit online at www.avonctlibrary.info. 

 
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