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December 30

A total of 14 events have been found.

Art Exhibits/Openings

10:00 am

Dinotopia: Art, Science, and Imagination

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

the original artwork of James Gurney, the author and illustrator of Dinotopia, an illustrated book series that tells the story of an island where humans and sentient dinosaurs live together in harmony.
On view through February 2, the exhibition brings together paintings from Gurney’s well-loved books A Land Apart From Time, The World Beneath, Journey to Chandara, and First Flight, along with sketches and maquettes from Gurney’s studio. Dinosaur specimens from the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, including a Deinonychus skull and a Tyrannosaurus tooth, will complement the paintings and illuminate the science behind Gurney’s art. Related events throughout the months

11:00 am

Exhibition with the Odyssey Painters

Exhibition with the Odyssey Painters; Art Gallery at the Mill House, 5 Main Street, Chester, CT , 06412

Celebrate with us! Our 10th Anniversary Exhibition features the Odyssey Painters. Sharing an interest in painting outdoors, this group of plein air painters gathers throughout the changing seasons. From the rolling Lyme hillsides to the Connecticut shoreline, we have put together a collection of fine art for your viewing pleasure.

Artistry Holiday Sale of Fine American Craft; Guilford Art Center, 411 Church Street, Guilford, CT , 06437

Handmade crafts by more than 300 artists from across the country are featured, including ceramics, glass, jewelry, fiber, ornaments, toys, specialty foods, and more. More than 80 new artists join the event this year. Proceeds benefit the exhibiting artists and Guilford Art Center’s educational and community programs. Artistry hours are Monday through Sunday 10am-6pm, Thursday 10am-8pm.

Community

7:00 pm

Al-Anon, Sundays, O.Lyme

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

7 p.m.

11:30 am

Accessible Worship Service, Sundays, Norwich

St. Mark Lutheran Church, 248 Broadway, Norwich, CT

11:30 a.m., for those with disabilities and health conditions who have specific challenges that may not allow families to come together to church; shorter service; (860) 887-6826.

5:00 pm

The Lantern Light Tours

Mystic Seaport, 75 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic, CT

through Dec. 30. Tours start every 15 minutes.Tickets are $30 for adults and $23 for children ages 4 to 17 the day of the tour. Discounts are available for Seaport members and advance purchase, which is highly recommended by visiting mysticseaport.org or calling (860) 572-5302 or (888) 973-2767

12:00 pm

Winter Vacation Days, Dec. 27-30, Ston.

Stonington Historial Society, 7 Water St., Stonington, CT

noon-4 p.m., $9; free to members and children under age 13, accompanied by an adult; children's activities start at 1 p.m. each day.

10:00 am

Family Service and Story, Dec. 30, Deep River

First Congregational Church of Deep River, 1 Church Street, Deep River, CT

10 a.m., service and special story by Rev. Timothy Haut; no 8:30 service; (860) 526-5045.

Kids/Family

10:00 am

19th Annual Holiday Train Show

19th Annual Holiday Train Show; Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street, Essex, CT , 06426

The family-friendly Holiday Train Show exhibit is back at the Connecticut River Museum in Essex for its nineteenth year of fun for all ages. Train artist Steve Cryan has worked his magic again with more trains, new scenery, and lots of surprises to be found in the fully operational 26-foot model train layout. Visitors are challenged to find a scavenger list of various objects hidden within the settings while the very young can get hands-on at the expanded American Flyer and Lionel train layout designed for toddler size viewing. The exhibit is a true locomotive extravaganza and a perfect outing for train fans and all who are young at heart. Sponsored by Liberty Bank, The Safety Zone and Valley Courier, the exhibit runs through February 10, 2013.

Music

5:30 pm

All Ages Open Mic Featuring Robert Borden

The Space, 295 Treadwell Street, Hamden, CT

Toad's Place , 300 York Street, New Haven, CT

Tickets: $20 ($15 in advance).

Religion

5:00 pm

Festival of Lessons & Carols for Christmas

Christ Church, 7 Elm St., Westerly, RI

The annual Festival of Lesson and Carols for Christmas at Christ Church Westerly, will be held on Sunday, December 30th at 5 pm. The Festival of Lessons and Carols for Christmas is based on nine lessons designed to portray the moving from darkness into light as the world at Christmas moves from darkness into the light of the Holy Birth. The Festival of Lessons and Carols has been a tradition at Christ Church for over three decades. The Christ Church Choir, under the direction of George Kent, Organist and Choirmaster, will perform an array of traditional Christmas hymns and carols by composers old and new. The Christmas lessons read by parish members of Christ Church, recount the ancient prophecies and the joy of Christ coming into the world.

All are welcome.

Stage/Theater

1:00 pm

Shrek the Musical

Shubert Theater, 247 College Street, New Haven, CT

6:30 pm

Shrek the Musical

Shubert Theater, 247 College Street, New Haven, CT

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