UPCOMING EVENTS

Landscape Paintings by Mike Glier – An Open Season

On display from February 15 to April 10

At The Barn @ Downing Yudain

To make an appointment and for Information – info@art357.com or 917-544-6417

Downing Yudain website: www.art357.com

Click here for the show catalogue

Saint Joseph Parenting Center Virtual Benefit Breakfast

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
8:00am – 8:45am

Saint Joseph Parenting Center’s vision is that all children live in a world free of abuse and neglect.
With that vision in mind, our mission is to strengthen families that are at risk of child abuse and neglect, by providing parenting education and support.

Keynote Speakers – Joe and Ali Torre
Catherine A. Klie Honoree- Carmen Seleme McDermott
Opening Remarks – CT Rep. Jim Himes 4th District

To purchase tickets – Click Here
For more information about SJPC – Click Here

View the link to our promotional Virtual Benefit Breakfast video: Here

Technology in Relationships: The good, the bad, and the dangerous

April 28
6:30-8:00 pm
Zoom

Texting, social media and our reliance on “apps” have changed everything, especially how we relate to each other. Technology is a powerful tool we can use to our benefit, but can also be used to cause harm.

Join us for an exploration discussion about how our digital world impacts our relationships and learn the best ways to stay safe while staying connected.

This event is free and open to the community.
Register at www.ywcagrn.org/technology

Greenwich United Way 16th Annual Sole Sisters Luncheon

Co-Chairs: Kristen Forlini, Nicole Kwasniewski

            Co-Chairs: Kristen Forlini, Nicole Kwasniewski

Thursday, April 29th

Help support the Greenwich United Way’s work to fund community solutions in the areas of education, self-sufficiency and health.

Luncheon guests will be able to pick up a wonderful lunch that morning at Greenwich Country  Club. Streaming will begin at 12:30pm.

Patron and Underwriting Opportunities are now available. 

For more information: Click Here

Breast Cancer Alliance Wellness Month & Get Fit For Hope Challenge

May 1st through May 30th
 
The pandemic has impacted each of us in different ways, whether it is through changes in diet, sleep, exercise, or mental health. Regardless of the change, they all connect back to breast cancer prevention, recovery and survivorship. In response, BCA Wellness Month & Get Fit for Hope Challenge: A Series of Fitness and Health Events kicks off on Saturday, May 1st with Get Fit for Hope fitness classes, and programing that will continue through May 30th.
 
Events will be held across the US virtually and in COVID-safe spaces where possible. 100% of the proceeds benefit Breast Cancer Alliance 2022 grants.
 
BCA’s Wellness Month Ambassador Katie Wee
BCA’s Teen Wellness Month Ambassador Ashley Aufderheide
 
To register and for more information, visit breastcanceralliance.org/getfit
For the calendar of topics, participating classes, fitness studios & trainers, and to create your schedule with a day pass or all-access monthly pass – Click Here

 

16th Annual Old Bags Luncheon and Auction

May 6
Beginning at 11:00 am

Join us for the 16th Annual Old Bags Luncheon and Auction!

Due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, co-chairs Connie Anne Harris, Tara Restieri, Natalie Stein and Lauren Walsh have redesigned this signature event while maintaining its unique qualities.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.ywcagrn.org/obl2021

REACH Prep Spring Golf Outing “Swing for Our Scholars”

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Greenwich Country Club
19 Doubling Road, Greenwich, CT

11:30 a.m. Registration, practice range, refreshments
12:30 p.m. Shotgun start for 18 holes of golf
5:00 – 7:30 p.m. Cocktails, buffet, awards and paddle raise

Event Chairs:
Maxine Armstrong and Rodman K. Tilt, III
Event Co-Chairs:
Clay Cole and Sam Wilson

For sponsorships and to purchase tickets – Click Here

For more information, email: akiser@reachprep.org or 203-487-0750, ext 103

REACH Prep is a non-profit organization located at One Dock Street, Suite 100, Stamford, CT 06902

The Thirty-Fourth Bruce Museum Gala

2021 Bruce Co Chairs – Shari Aser & Graci Djuranovic

Saturday, June 12, 2021
6:00 PM
Private Estate in Greenwich

Honoring Susan E. Lynch

Co-Chairs: Shari Aser and Grace Lockhart Djuranovic

The event will take place outdoors, in accordance with all COVID health-safety guidelines, and will also be live-streamed for those wishing to attend virtually. In-person capacity will be limited, as directed by the State of Connecticut.

The Museum’s signature fundraising event of the year, the will include a seated dinner featuring local and seasonally inspired farm to table ingredients, in addition to cocktails, entertainment, and live and silent auctions of fine art and special experiences.

Please contact Melissa Levin, Special Events Manager, mlevin@brucemuseum.org, (203) 413-6761, with any questions.

SAVE THE DATE – Family Centers 2021 Benefit: The Roaring Twenties

Saturday, September 18th, 2021

SAVE THE DATE  for Family Centers 2021 Benefit: The Roaring Twenties!

For more information, please contact Katrina Dorsey at kdorsey@familycenters.org

DESIGN

Douglas Graneto and His Interior Design Style

Whether it’s a sophisticated penthouse in Manhattan or a stylish Greenwich or Westchester family home, there are six Cs that epitomize Douglas Graneto’s style and work ethic: classic, contemporary, color, cohesive, collaboration and chameleon. Read More…

An Open Season with Artist, Mike Glier

The emergence of spring brings with it nature’s beautiful colors. It is perfect timing with the launch of landscape artist, Mike Glier’s show, taking place at The Barn @Downing Yudain. Read More…

TRAVEL

Heavenly Hudson

If you have never had the pleasure of visiting Hudson, New York chances are you have probably heard about its amazing hotels, boutiques, and galleries. Read More…

Spilling State Secrets

Travel writer and Greenwich resident Anastasia Mills Healy turned her attention to her own state during the pandemic to uncover the 84 intriguing stories in Secret Connecticut: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure released March 15 by Reedy Press. Read More…

Marvelous Miami

What a treat to breeze through JFK (masks on) and hop on (a packed) JetBlue flight to Miami for our first family travel experience in 14 months. Read More…

Amagansett in the Off-Season

A summer playground for the Tristate area elite, The Hamptons is best known as a coveted seasonal destination, highly trafficked between Memorial Day and Labor Day. And while it’s true there is something magical about these pristine beach towns in-season, The Hamptons in the off-season is the best kept secret. Read More…

LIFESTYLE

Joie de Vivre with Brett Galley, Super Mom and CEO of Hollywood Pop Gallery

LOOK sat down with renowned event planner Brett Galley, the owner of Hollywood Pop Gallery, to talk about how she got involved with her family business. She is a creative visionary in the field of events. Read More…

Super Moms – Super Docs

“Dr. Stacy and Dr. Emily are so much fun to visit,” say their young patients. Specializing in pediatric dentistry and balancing a family at home, is quite a feat. LOOK enjoyed our interviews with the doctors, along with the creation of a video that is premiering in local schools to teach children about dental care. Read More…

Spring Luncheon with Lolli of the Day and Host to Perfection

Spring is in the air, and what better way to celebrate than with a safe luncheon with some of your friends! Read More…

Breakfast Ideas from Yon Appetit

Though Intermittent Fasting is something many of us have been doing these days, we still need something to break that fast. Read More…

Spring Break Reading List with Authors, Fiona Davis and Amy Poeppel

Authors, Fiona Davis and Amy Poeppel team up to bring us a very dynamic list of Spring Break Reads, plus the series they each last binge-watched. Read More…