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June 10

A total of 26 events have been found.

Art Exhibits/Openings

5:00 pm

"Fixed Views' Photography Show at Studio 33

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

Studio 33 celebrates its 33rd Anniversary showing ‘Fixed Views’, black & white images of nature by well known photographer Frank Kaczmarek. The show will run until June 22.

Studio 33 is excited to announce the Grand Opening of ‘Frames Down Under’ a nifty downstairs retail space with a large selection of ready made frames and prints.

Artist reception and viewing of Frames Down Under will be Friday, May 11, 5 – 7 pm.

11:00 am

Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts 101st Annual Juried Show

Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts 101st Annual Juried Show; Mystic Arts Center, 9 Water Street, Mystic, , 06355

Opening Reception - Thursday, June 7th from 6pm-8pm

The Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) 101st exhibit promotes art of area CAFA members. CAFA, a non-profit organization supported by its membership holds a juried show each year. Up to $1000 will be awarded to participating artists.

Exhibit runs May 25 - July 14.

9:00 am

The Sabbath of History

Knights of Columbus Museum, 1 State Street, New Haven, CT

Runs through Sept. 16.

1:30 pm

Beaded Bracelet Workshop

Beaded Bracelet Workshop; Arts Center Killingworth, 276 North Parker Hill Rd, Killingworth, CT , 06419

Sunday, June 10, 1:30-4:30pm. $60
Create beaded bracelets with jewelry designer Barbara Richard. These fun and breezy designs add sparkle to just about any outfit Participants work with beading needles, thread, scissors, and glue with an option to include sterling silver ends, hook and chain (for small additional fee).

1:30 pm

Decorative Art Wooden Birdhouse Workshop

Decorative Art Wooden Birdhouse Workshop; Arts Center Killingworth, 276 North Parker Hill Rd, Killingworth, CT , 06419

Sunday, June 10, 1:30-5:30pm; Workshop fee: $50 Birdhouse fee: $30
Create this hand-crafted wooden sloped, roof pine birdhouse with painted purple hydrangeas. Birdhouse can be attached to a tree or fence post. Use faux techniques to give an aged copper look and trace a pre-printed design onto the project surface. Add simple stroke work to achieve layers of petals and leaves. Learn how to properly seal your birdhouse for outdoor use! The techniques gained in this workshop may be applied to other outdoor surfaces of your choice. No drawing experience necessary. Participants can bring their own birdhouse or purchase one in class

1:30 pm

Artist Reception: Sara Drought Nebel and students

Scranton Library, 801 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT

Just Plain Art and the Power of the Pen! Paintings, drawings, and notebook graffiti by Sara Drought Nebel and students. Refreshments and live music.

10:00 am

Group Exhibition at Gallery One

Group Exhibition at Gallery One; Gallery One, 665 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT , 06475

Featured artists of this Group Exhibition include Paul Harper, William G. Nelson, Christopher James O'Flaherty, Judith Barbour Osborne, Rick Silberberg and Guest Artist Kay Knight Clarke.

On view from April 24 through June 17, with an opening night reception on Friday, May 4 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

Community

1:00 pm

Get Fit for a Cure!

former Gales Ferry School, 7 Hurlbutt Road, Gales Ferry, CT , 06335

Fit For A Cure at the Gales Ferry Elementary School, 1-5 pm, $10 for one class, $15 for 2 or more

1 p.m. Jazzercise with Lisa Mazzaro

2 p.m. Zumba with Malinda Narine

3 p.m. Kickboxing with Red Tiger Kajukenbo's Professor Russell Correia

4 p.m. Yoga with Jessica Lampasona (please bring your own mat)

All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society Relay For Life. Get fit while helping to find a cure!

1:00 pm

Strawberry Social and Berry Basket Raffle

Carriage House, 245 Main Street, Deep River, CT

Hosted by Deep River Historical Society. Donation: $5 (includes strawberry shortcake with whipped cream and hot or cold beverage). Berry Basket raffle includes gift certificates for local merchants, hand-crocheted afghan, and scarves.

10:00 am

GardenFest

— Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme Street, Old Lyme;, CT

ten-day festival with events included in museum admission; $9, $8 seniors, $7 students, free to ages 12 and under; (860) 434-5542, ext. 111.

10:00 am

Cycle for a Cause, June 10, Waterford

Camp Harkness, Great Neck Road, Waterford, CT

10 a.m., arrive early at 9:40 a.m.; The Kelsey Harrington Foundation sends money, primarily to support children with special needs; www.cycleforacause.org.

Education/Lectures

1:30 pm

Assisted Personal Genealogical Research

Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT , 06457

JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT
presents
HOW TO FIND YOUR FAMILY IN THE 1940 CENSUS---ENUMERATION DISTRICTS
Problems that you will encounter and how to resolve them
&
PERSONAL RESEARCH TIME *WITH ASSISTANCE
JGSCT members will have the opportunity to use an array of resources in the JGSCT library. JGSCT board members will be available to answer questions and guide users to answer questions and guide users to the materials they need.
The session is for paid-up JGSCT members. New members are welcome to join at the door.

Fairs/Festivals

Denison Farm Market; Denison Homestead, 120 Pequotsepos Rd., Mystic, , 06355

Pick up some fresh, delicious, local food at the Denison Farm Market this summer and fall. Each week market goers can find local fruits and vegetables, meat, honey, eggs, maple syrup, herbs, jellies and preserves, cheese and many other items.

The market runs from June 3 to October 28 with a special November 18 market just before Thanksgiving. Special events throughout the season include a visit by special guest chef and author Emily Brooks, a book swap day, and a Halloween costume contest for kids and the young at heart.

The Denison Farm Market is the can’t miss farmers market of the season featuring the very best in local farmers from southeastern Connecticut.

Misc. Events

9:00 am

Cow Chip Raffle ticket sales!

North Branford Recreation Dept, Save N Discount, Route 80, North Branford, CT

Cow Chip raffle tickets will be on sale for $10 at the North Branford Recreation Department and at Save N Discount on Route 80 in North Branford. There are 5 prizes , winner need not be present
1st- $2500.
2nd- $1000
3rd- $750
4th- $500
5th-$250
Proceeds benefit the North Branford TouchDown Club and the North Branford Cheerleading Squad.

Editor's Pick

5:00 pm

Art Tour & Talk

Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

Complimentary snacks and cash bar, followed by tour led by owner Geoffrey Paul. Open to public. Capacity limited. Reservations required.

9:00 am

Big Food: Health, Culture, and the Evolution of Eating

Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, 170 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT

Runs through Dec. 2. Collaboration between the Peabody, the Community Alliance for Research and Engagement (CARE) at the Yale School of Public Health, and the Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity.

Music

3:00 pm

GUILFORD-JOYFUL NOISE! CONCERT SERIES 2012: Shoreline Soul Gospel Choir

First Congregational Church, 122 Broad Street, Guilford, CT , 06437

JOYFUL NOISE! CONCERT SERIES 2012: Shoreline Soul Gospel Choir
Directed by Angela Clemmons
Sunday June 10th at 3pm
This concert will feature over 60 voices in an uplifting, hand-clapping, foot-stomping and inspirational concert of traditional and contemporary gospel music. This is the culmination of a gospel workshop led by Ms. Clemmons. Rehearsals for the concert begin on Monday April 30th. If you would like to participate in this incredible community choir, contact Angela at shorelinesoul@comcast.net. Presented by the Joyful Noise! Concert Series 2012.

Future Joyful Noise! Concerts for 2012, all on Sundays at 4pm
1. March 11, 2012 – Bill Welch and Friends
2. April 29, 2012 – ConnArtists
3. May 20, 2012 – Chad Hardin

7:30 pm

Cappella Cantorum Men's Chorus Concert

St. Paul Lutheran Church, 56 Great Hammock Road, Old Saybrook, CT

Tickets: $15 (at door); advanced tickets: $12 (available at Homeworks in Old Saybrook, Celebrations in Deep River, Simon’s Marketplace in Chester; or by calling Claudia at 860-526-1038); free (children 12 and younger).

3:00 pm

Joyful Noise!

First Congregational Church, 122 Broad Street, Guilford, CT

Concert Series 2012 Presents Shoreline Soul.

5:30 pm

Community Music School Presents: Concert in the Park

Essex Gazebo, Main Street Park, Essex, , 06426

The Community Music School presents the Performance Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble and New Horizons Band together in concert! Playing classic and contemporary favorites. Free and open to the public!

6:00 pm

The Rick Webb Family

Bethel Park, , Route 117 , Ledyard, CT

; North Carolinan music ministry present a free outdoor Gospel concert; (860) 860-445-8197.

4:00 pm

Neighborhood Music School High

Woolsey Hall, 500 College Street, New Haven, CT

Showcase and Celebration.

MEN'S CHORUS CONCERT; St. Paul Lutheran Church, 56 Great Hammock Rd., CT-154, Old Saybrook, CT , 06475

Cappella Cantorum Men’s Chorus Concert, Sunday, June 10, 7:30 PM, in air conditioned comfort, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 56 Great Hammock Rd. (CT-154) Old Saybrook, CT 06475.
The concert features: Selections from Les Mis, (The Musical that Swept the World;) Swansea Town; Battle Hymn, Soon and Very Soon; Solos, and The Hill Top Four, (Barbershop Quartet.) Tickets $15 at the door, Advanced sales $12, at Homeworks, Old Saybrook; Celebrations, Deep River; Simon’s Marketplace, Chester; or call Claudia at 860-526-1038. (12 & under, free.)

Nature/Outdoors

1:00 pm

MLCT Letterbox Hike

Neck River Uplands South Trail, , Madison, CT

Sponsored by Madison Land Conservation Trust.
Participants find letterboxes hidden along the trail. Bring rubber stamp and logbook or use those provided. Wear sturdy shoes, and bring insect repellent and camera to take pictures for MLCT photo contest. Meet at trailhead on Opening Hill Rd., south of where it meets Rte. 79.

Stage/Theater

7:00 pm

Into the Woods, Jr., June 8, O. Saybrook

Into the Woods, Jr., June 8, O. Saybrook; The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, 300 Main Street, Old Saybrook, , 06475

7-9 p.m., (Fri.); 7 p.m., (Sat.); 1 p.m., (Sun.); Broadway Kids & Company presents the Broadway musical, Into the Woods, Jr., with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and based on the book by James Lapine; $20; (860) 510-0453.

2:00 pm

The Last of the Red Hot Lovers

The Last of the Red Hot Lovers; Ivoryton Playhouse, 103 Main Street, Ivoryton, CT , 06442

The Last of the Red Hot Lovers which opens in Ivoryton on June 6th and runs through June 24th, introduces us to Barney Cashman, a 47-year-old restaurateur, who decides he needs to take a break from his 23-year-old marriage. On three different afternoons, he brings women to his mother’s apartment while she’s at the hospital volunteering. Behind plentiful laughs is a tender portrayal of a decent fellow who just can’t succeed in sinning.

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