UPCOMING EVENTS

The Newest Saks Shop in GreenwichTHE VAULT 
Opens Thursday, May 4, 2017
 
The Vault is the majestic new home of the
world’s most exclusive jewelry, featuring Nikos Koulis,
BVLGARI, de GRISOGONO, Chopard, Graff, Robert Procop,
Temple St. Clair and more.
 
Schedule a private appointment with
designers Aurelie Bidermann and Dena Kemp,
and representatives from de Grisogono and Stefere. 

The Vault is located across the street from the original Saks in Greenwich at 200 Greenwich Avenue.

Arch Street Annual Benefit “Studio 54” – May 5, 2017

Join us for dinner, drinks, & dancing! Studio 54 – In your lifetime there’s never going to be anything like this. Don’t miss a moment!

Time & Location: 6:30 PM at the Arch Street Teen center, 100 Arch Street.

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

Pictured: Janine Kennedy

 

 

Landmark Recognition Program – May 7, 2017   

In recognition of the Landmark program’s 30th anniversary, the Historical Society will honor two Greenwich organizations for their leadership in advancing the cause of historic preservation. Greenwich Land Trust will be recognized for the restoration and adaptive reuse of the Louise Mueller Preserve and Greenwich Point Conservancy for the completion of the restoration of the Gateway and Old Barn.

4:00 to 6:00p.m. at the Belle Haven Club, 100 Harbor Drive, Greenwich. Champagne, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Advance reservations are required. TICKETS HERE.

YWCA of Greenwich Old Bags Luncheon – May 11, 2017

Time: 11:00 am
Location: Belle Haven Club

Contact Jackie Stam at j.stam@ywcagreenwich.org or 203-869-6501, ext. 102. Click here for more information.

2017 Old Bags Luncheon Co-Chairs (from left) YWCA Board members Karen Morstad, Lauren Walsh, Cecilia Lieberman, Judith Wertheimer, and Eva Maria Janerus.

 

Center for HOPE Annual Luncheon – May 16, 2017

The Center for HOPE will welcome motivational speaker and entrepreneur Kate Milliken to the podium as the speaker for its 2017 Annual Luncheon. The event will also feature a special acoustic performance by national recording artists, The Alternate Routes.

The event will be held at 11 a.m. at Wee Burn Beach Club in Rowayton and is co-chaired by Kate Clark, Meg Critchell and Merrilou Hillenbrand. PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

2017-4-27 Inner City Foundation Cmtee.0036Inner-City Foundation For Charity & Education 25th Anniversary & Third Annual Ladies Luncheon – June 1, 2017

Marianne Williamson, New York Times Best-Selling Author, will be the featured speaker. Comedienne and storyteller Bonnie Levison will be master of ceremonies. PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

Chaired by Audrey Dornier, Helen FitzPatrick, Janie Gestal, Missy O’Shaughnessy, Pam Pagnani, and Geri Roper.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center 20th Annual Food & Wine Celebration – June 2, 2017

Over 350 guests will enjoy dancing, door prizes, raffles, and gift bags. Attendees will enjoy tasting top-flight wines and beverages, and sampling a wide variety of delicious food courtesy of area caterers and restaurants. All proceeds from the event will benefit the SM&NC’s mission to bring the wonders of art, education, and the natural world to children and families.  PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

Family Centers Annual Benefit: Friday Night Fever – June 2, 2017

Family Centers is celebrating an era of glamour, groove, and glitter! Please join us under the disco ball for our “Friday Night Fever” benefit – an evening that will evoke the spirit of Studio 54 and bring you back to the days of disco.

CLICK HERE for info. Contact Jennifer Flatow at (203) 869-4848 with any questions and seating preferences. Co-Chairs: Nancy Axilrod, Lindsay Burn, Leigh Carpenter, Ashley Fox and Nicki Rose. 

Swim Across America Greenwich-Stamford Swim – June 24, 2017

Registration is open for the 11th annual Swim Across America Greenwich-Stamford Swim! Swimmers and volunteers join together for an amazing morning of spirit and to make waves to #defeatcancer.

Swimmers, boaters, kayakers, paddle boarders and land volunteers are encouraged to register for the Greenwich-Stamford Swim by April 23, 2017, and receive an early registration bonus. Registration before April 23 is $25 and goes up to $50 after April 23, 2017. CLICK HERE to sign up to swim, volunteer, or donate! 

 

Greenwich Hospital’s Under the Stars – June 24, 2017

Riverside Yacht Club from 7:30 to 11:30 pm. Featuring Gavin DeGraw, GRAMMY® nominated, multi-platinum selling singer and songwriter, known for his chart topping hits such as “Chariot,” “Not Over You,” “I Don’t Want To Be,” and his most recent hit song, “She Sets The City On Fire.”

The event will feature a live auction, high-end wine and liquor auction, and open bar and food service.

To purchase tickets or for information, contact the Special Events team at (203) 863-3865. Additional information can also be found on Greenwich Hospital Foundation’s website.

 

DESIGN

The Local Vault Presents: Debutantes and Design

 

LIFESTYLE

Dennis Hewitt President & CEO of Omnicom Capital, Breast Cancer Alliance Supporter

Meet Dennis Hewitt, President and CEO of Greenwich-headquartered Omnicom Capital Inc. and staunch supporter of Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA). Read about Dennis’s goal to increase awareness about breast cancer risks, to encourage men as well as women to self-examine, and to encourage regular checkups particularly in families that have a history of breast cancer.

 

So Two Husbands Walk Into a Car Wash…

Meet Meline Dickson. She recognizes that single use plastic pollutes, that it is one of the greatest growing dangers to our oceans, environment, fossil fuel dependency, social justice equality and human health, and she is paving the way for healthy change right here in Greenwich, CT. Starting with single use plastic bags! Read more and don’t forget to sign the petition on April 22, 2017 at the Arch Street Earth Day Fair.

 

Kia Heavey Author Profile

Kia Heavey never set out to write a popular psychological thriller — or a torrid romance novel, or a science fiction fantasy.  As a full-time Greenwich working mother with two young children, she hardly expected her late-night hobby to find a devoted audience. Read more…

 

Goodbye Winter & Hello Spring

Debra O’Shea, Co-Owner of Mary Jane Denzer in White Plains, shares trend reports for Spring!