UPCOMING EVENTS

Virtual Greenwich Holiday Stroll

December 1st – 24th, 2020

We are excited to announce the first ever Virtual Greenwich Holiday Stroll, 24 Days of Holiday Shopping & Dining.

Featuring 24 days of short videos highlighting local retail stores, services and restaurants throughout downtown Greenwich, Village of Old Greenwich, Byram, Glenville, Cos Cob and Riverside. Over 100 merchants will participate.

For more information, CLICK HERE

To see the videos, CLICK HERE

YWCA Greenwich High School Student Diversity Panel Discussion

Thursday, December 3, 2020
7:00-8:00
Zoom

This community dialogue will be a platform for students at GHS to discuss how the concepts for diversity and inclusion tie into their understanding and creation of a Greenwich student identity, while also establishing a list of action steps all Greenwich students can partake in to continue the conversation and lead to concrete progress in our town.

Moderator: Danielle Jean-Guillaume Sittol, Town of Greenwich Youth Services Bureau Administrator

This event is FREE and open to the community.
Register at www.ywcagrn.org/studentdiversity

Regional Hospice Benefit Wish Upon The North Star

Thursday, December 3, 2020
7:00pm
Virtual Event

Join Regional Hospice in helping babies and children with terminal illness by supporting the Wish Upon the North Star virtual event airing Thursday, December 3rd at 7PM.

Featuring special guests Miguel Cervantes, Broadway’s Hamilton, performing original work in memory of his late daughter, Adelaide & singer-songwriter Jonathan Davis, singing One Wish, created exclusively for Regional Hospice.

Complimentary registration required – please call (203) 456-8208 or – Click Here

Tik Tok Sensation Mark Anastasio for the North Star at Regional Hospice – Click Below

 

YWCA Greenwich Ben Zabin Magic Show

Sunday, December 6th, 2020
5:00 PM

Join for a virtual magical comedy show featuring Greenwich’s own, Ben Zabin. His contagious energy enables him to create a culturally-relevant entertainment experience that transcends across the generations.

Mind-blowing illusions!
Lighthearted interactive comedy!
Fun for all ages!

This event is FREE and open to the community.
Register at www.ywcagrn.org/benzabin

LOOK Lunch Zoom “Ask the Coach” Marriage and Co-Parenting With Life Coach and Author, Tracy Fox

Wednesday, December 9th
12:30pm

Tracy has the unique ability to get to the core issue and provide you with a step-by-step action plan for success.
Achieve maximum results for a Happy Marriage and a Happy Family Balance.

Send (anonymous) questions for Tracy with your RSVP
RSVP: Production@fairfieldcountylook.com

Listen to Tracy Fox’s Happy Self Podcast

Titan Speaker Series: Stephen Mandel

Tuesday, December 15, 2020
4:30 p.m
Virtual Event

Family Centers will welcome Lone Pine Capital Founder and Managing Director Stephen Mandel as the latest speaker in its popular Titans Speaker Series.

Conversation will be moderated by Garrett Moran, Chair of the Governor’s Workforce Council CT

Co-chairs – Marge & Bill Berkley, Nancy & Dominic Casserley, Mary & Garrett Moran and Jean & Rick Witmer.

Click here to register for this event. A link to access the discussion with Steve Mandel will be emailed prior to the event.

For more information, email VP of Development Katrina Dorsey at kdorsey@familycenters.org or call 203-869-4848.

DESIGN

Conservative Contemporary

Our homes are everything: An escape, the center of our well being, where we connect with family, a place to rejuvenate, work space and school space. With our combined expertise we can meet all these needs. Read More…

TRAVEL

Women Who Hike – a Grand Canyon Rim-to-Rim Express Adventure

Looking for adventure, a bucket list strike, a physical challenge or are you perhaps just looking to explore a natural wonder of the world? Look no further than a down and up adventure, aka Grand Canyon Rim2Rim hike. Read More…

LIFESTYLE

LOOK Hot List for the Holidays – Amy Poeppel’s List

We are living in unpredictable times, so what could be better than reading a few utterly unpredictable books? The books below are as startling as they are original, and they will keep you intrigued while you take a break from the news! Read More…

LOOK Hot List for the Holidays – Susie Orman Schnall’s List

Susie Orman Schnall’s recommendations for our LOOK Hot List for the Holidays include her latest novel,  We Came Here to Shine, among other great reads and a fun Hulu series to binge for the holiday season. Read More…

LOOK Hot List for the Holidays – Fiona Davis’ List

Fiona Davis’s recommendations for a Merry Holiday of good food for the brain. Of course, LOOK is delighted to include the New York Times bestselling author’s latest historical novel, The Lions of Fifth Avenue, as one of our picks for the year. Read More…

Fairfield County LOOK Astrology Lunch with Astrologer, Terence Guardino

YWCA Greenwich – Women Who Inspire – Isabelle and Fiona Busch

The Sisters for Sisters Education Network was co-founded by twins, Isabelle and Fiona Busch in 2012 in association with Women for Afghan Women (WAW), the largest non-governmental Afghan women’s rights association in the world. Read More…

Ready, Set, Get Louder!

Demetra Ganias, a public speaking coach and Cristina Young, a parent educator and licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) have launched their podcast, “Get Louder.” They are helping women build a bridge between where they are and where they want to be, in all relationships that matter. Read More…

YWCA Greenwich – Women Who Inspire – Sachiko Goodman

Sachiko is a Tokyo University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Modern Economics. She graduated from high school at the top of her class and was among the few women at that time admitted to universities for higher education. Read More…

YWCA Greenwich – Women Who Inspire – Donna de Varona

Donna de Varona was already a world record holder at the of age 13 in the 400 Individual Medley, when she competed in the Rome Olympics in the trials of gold medal winning 400 freestyle relay. In the 1964 Tokyo Olympics Donna captured two gold medals, one as a member of the world record breaking 400 freestyle relay and the second in the first edition of the women’s 400 Individual medley. Read More…