UPCOMING EVENTS

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.

 

Neiman Marcus Westchester + Alexander Vreeland – November 2, 2017

5:00 – 7:00 pm
Neiman Marcus Westchester
Level III
 

10% of sales will be donated to the Fearless Angel Project

Please RSVP here by October 30

 

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

 

White Plains Hospital Imagine Gala – November 4, 2017

6:00 pm
Brae Burn Country Club
Imagine Co-Chairs: Anna & Vincent Cappucci, Geralyn & Ralph Della Cava, Kathleen & Christopher Winterroll

For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here

 

KIDNEY & UROLOGY FASHION LUNCHEON – November 9, 2016

Time: 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Location: Orienta Beach Club, 1054 Walton Ave, Mamaroneck, NY

Register here!

Co-Chairs: Christine Calzolano and Laurie Platek

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.

 

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.

 

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

The Preservation Hall Jazz Band — New Orleans’ legendary band named for the venerable Preservation Hall venue in New Orleans — will perform at the 26th annual benefit for Fairfield County’s Inner-City Foundation for Charity & Education on November 16th at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich. Cocktails are at 6 pm, dinner at 7 pm.

Purchase tickets here!

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

Ladies Who Lunch: What to Wear to this Fall’s Luncheons

Debra O’Shea, Co-Owner of Mary Jane Denzer in White Plains, gives us the 411 on what to wear to this year’s fabulous fall luncheons.  Read more…

 

 

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…