UPCOMING EVENTS

Celebrating Wellness: The Osborn Foundress Award Luncheon – September 26, 2017

Guest speaker, Florence Williams, who wrote:  The Nature Fix:  Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative. (www.florencewilliams.com)

 This year’s honorees are Hilary Forman, Senior Vice President of HealthPRO-Heritage, Catherine P. Isaac, MD, lead physician in the Mind-Body practice at Scarsdale Medical Group, and Angel Morris, past President of the Rye Garden Club, the Rye Nature Center, and The Osborn Board of Managers.

To purchase tickets to the luncheon, please click here.  

 

 

YWCA Spirit of Greenwich Awards – September 27, 2017

Celebrating Outstanding Women and Their Exceptional Contributions to Our Community
Greenwich Country Club
19 Doubling Road, Greenwich
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Purchase tickets or sponsorships here or contact Jackie Stam at 203-869-6501, ext 102.
Honorees: Kim Augustine, Heidi Brake Smith, Vicki Craver, Jill Weiner, Cathy Dann, Lynn Hagerbrant, Wendy Stapleton Reyes, Laura Holland Geffs. Not pictured: Jenny Adams Baldock, Eileen Grasso

 

Muddy Up 5K Race and Family Walk – October 1, 2017

WHERE: Camp Simmons | 744 Lake Ave, Greenwich, CT
RACE STARTS: 9:00 AM
COST: $50 **Participants must be age 6 and up

Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich is proud to host its 6th Annual Muddy Up 5K Race & Family Walk! This exciting event is for runners and walkers of ALL AGES who enjoy a competitive 3.1-mile adventure on wooded trails with natural and man-made obstacles and plenty of MUD!

More information HERE!

The Annual Truglia Thumbelina Fund Dinner – October 5, 2017

Honoring Mike Cotela,
The Boys & Girls Club Executive Director

6pm at Water’s Edge at Giovanni’s, 2748 Boston Post Road, Darien, CT.

For more information or to RSVP, please click here.

Pacific House Gala – October 6, 2017

Location: Hyatt Regency Greenwich 

For those interested in sponsoring this event please contact Andrew Barer (203)406-0017 ext.305. Click here for more information.

Beer, BBQ, & Botany – October 12, 2017

The Landing in Shippan 208 Harbor DriveStamford, CT

To buy tickets click here or email Andrea Chusid 

India Cultural Center of Greenwich Annual Gala – October 14, 2017

For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Margie French. 

Clay Art Center at 60 – October 19, 2017

In 2017, Clay Art Center, a nationally recognized non-profit center for the advancement and practice of the ceramic arts in Port Chester, NY, is celebrating its 60th anniversary with a year long focus looking at the role of clay in the past, present, and future. Core exhibitions have explored the history of founding artists, past master artist’s series and culminates with the fall exhibit, title REINVENTED ( September 23 – November 11) which highlights the future of ceramic art and the cutting edge technologies that are pushing ceramic artists to take risks and explore new ways of creating. More info here.

Greenwich Hospital Glow Gala – October 21, 2017

Benefiting Oncology Services at Greenwich Hospital Honoring Philip McWhorter, MD with the 2017 President’s Award

Saturday, October 21, 2017 Greenwich Country Club · 19 Doubling Road, Greenwich, CT

6:30 pm, Cocktails, Silent and Wine Auctions
8:00 pm, Dinner, Event Program, Live Auction and Dancing

For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.

Breast Cancer Alliance Annual Luncheon & Fashion Show – October 26, 2017

Guest speaker: Amy Robach, ABC News

Fashion Show: Oscar De La Renta, Presented by Richards of Greenwich

Cocktails | Auction | Luncheon | Fashion Show | Hyatt Regency Greenwich 11-2PM

For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.

A Benefit for Food Allergy Research & Education –  November 1, 2017

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Location: Greenwich Country Club 19 Doubling Road, Greenwich, CT

James R. Baker, Jr. MD CEO and Chief Medical Officer, FARE Keynote Speaker

For questions contact ahorning@foodallergy.org or call 212.207.8795.

 

Greenwich Library Worth Noting: A Forum for Ideas & Conversations – November 2, 2017

Join us for an evening with Adam Alter, bestselling author of Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked. 
6:00 – 8:00 pm
The Field Club
276 Lake Avenue

Greenwich, CT

For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here

 

Annual Cook for Kids Save the Date – November 9, 2017

Time: 6-8:30 PM

Location: Aitoro Appliances

More information to come!

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation 9th Annual Greenwich Event – November 11, 2017

With General (RET) David Petraeus 2017 Patriot Award Recipient

Riverside Yacht Club

Click here for tickets and information.

 

26th Annual Benefit for The Inner-City Foundation – November 16, 2017

Join us at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich for our annual event!

 

For more information or to purchase tickets, please call 203.416.13.63 

17th Annual Scrabble Challenge – November 15, 2017

Join us at 6 p.m. at the Stamford Hilton for a night sure to give your brain a real workout!

This unique event brings together families, school groups and members of the business community for an evening of friendly competition. Attendees will enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, fantastic auction items and a raffle.

Teams are eligible to participate in three divisions: Corporate, Friends and Family and Schools.  Teams (up to three players) are forming now. All proceeds will support Literacy Volunteers‘ English-language, literacy and education services offered to residents of Fairfield County.

 

Opening Night Greenwich Winter Antiques Show – December 1, 2017

 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Produced by Frank Gaglio, Inc.
Eastern Greenwich Civic Center
90 Harding Road, Greenwich, CT 
Private Patron Party with Richard Keith Langham 

Purchase tickets here. For Antiquarius Holiday schedule and more information, click here.

LIFESTYLE

Clay is the New Yoga: Clay Art Center at 60

Clay Art Center was founded in 1957 by Katherine Choy, a visionary 27-year old immigrant from Hong Kong, who left her assistant professorship in ceramics at Tulane University and moved to Port Chester to fulfill her dream of establishing a center for the advancement of ceramic arts. Read more…

 

 

Versailles Farms and Summer Stand: Deliciousness Grows Here

There’s a whole lot of deliciousness growing at Versailles Farms in backcountry Greenwich. In fact, there’s so much fresh flavorful bounty, the local produce gracing the tables at several Greenwich country clubs is now available to the public at the Versailles Farms’ Summer Stand. Read more…

 

 

LOOK at Summer Internships

Fairfield County college students talk about exploring their interests on their way to careers. Read more…

 

 

Nikki Glekas Events: Creating the WOW Factor

At Chelsea Piers, Nikki oversees a deli-style café, juice bar, a family style bar & grill, and three event areas: the roof-top terrace, the super cool The Loft which is booked every weekend with Bar Mitzvahs etc., and the 2,000-person capacity field house for corporate events. And don’t forget the summer camp for which Nikki Glekas Events prepares lunch for 500 boisterous campers each day. As if three major locations weren’t enough, Nikki also continues to cater home events. Read more…

 

John Conte: Love & Landscapes

The Contes’ work can be seen throughout luxury properties across lower Fairfield and Westchester counties – Read more about their work, from the rolling pastures of background to spectacular waterfront estates.

 

Karen Sadik-Khan: Blooming Shores

Karen’s key to the lush landscape is plantings that thrive in a seaside environment. Read about how she includes roses, hydrangeas, peonies, hostas, and grasses offset by Japanese pines, birch trees, and other large trees in her beautiful seaside garden.

 

Miriam Landsman: “Let Flowers Do Their Thing”

Miriam Landsman always had an eye for beauty. Five decades later it’s still as vibrant as ever. While seven acres are cultivated, four have been left natural. Read more about Miriam’s love of flowers and gardening.