The non-profit New Canaan Historical Society has received permission to host a special advance showing of the PBS American Masters documentary, “Pedro Guerrero, A Photographer’s Journey” on Sunday, August 30, 3pm, at the New Canaan Historical Society, 13 Oenoke Ridge.Read More →
“Historic Barns: Yesterday & Today” Photographs by Kip Farrell will be on display starting May 21. Featuring photographs of New Canaan barns by author, photographer, and historic barn expert, Kip Farrell, as well as background on the local barn preservation ordinance. The exhibit runs through September.
“The Cartoonists of Silvermine: Past and Present” is an historical retrospective exhibiting over seventy reproductions of seventeen cartoonists who at one time worked and/or lived in Silvermine from 1900 though the present. Exhibit runs through August 15th.
Have a safe summer! Join the American Red Cross for CPR training on Saturday July 11th 1:00 pm at the New Canaan Library. The purpose of the American Red Cross Citizen CPR course is to teach untrained bystanders how to perform hands-only CPR. Having more citizen bystanders trained in this simple skill can help save lives by putting more cardiac arrest victims within a few steps of lifesaving assistance.Read More →
Join us under the big top on Saxe Middle School field for the 6th Annual New Canaan Family Circus featuring the famous Zerbini family! Kick off summer with aerialists, clowns, acrobats, jugglers, camel rides, food and fun for the entire family! Tickets: $20 in advance $25 at the door Kids 2 and under are free Tickets go on sale beginning June 1. Tickets are available online*, at the Y Front Desk, and throughout town at Baskin Robbins, TD Bank, and Walter Stewart’s Market. All proceeds from the event benefit youth programming in New Canaan including financial assistance at the New Canaan YMCA and the Kiwanis Club of New Canaan’s community fund.Read More →
The New Canaan Mile was started in 2012 by New Balance owners Ron and Tina Rosenfeld to reward two student athletes at the New Canaan High School for the following merits: Strong Leadership Qualities, Hard Working, and Good Grades. Most importantly the scholarship is not awarded to the students who are necessarily the best athletes, but the indivduals that come to practice with a positive attitude and helps others. We give a $1000 scholarship to a person decided on by the coaches.Read More →
We will pack 150,000 to 200,000 meals in one weekend. We will be packing meals Saturday June 6 and Sunday June 7 at New Canaan High School. We need close to 1000 volunteers to participate a 2 hour packing session filling meal bags with ingredients formulated to help starving children. The event is coordinated with Feed My Starving Children that ships the meals to children in desperate need. Teams, Families, and Youth organizations are welcome. Sign ups begin on May 18th go to www.puravidaforchildren and look for the sign up. Donation of any amount are being accepted by Pura Vida to help pay for the ingredients. We are close to packing 1 million meals in the past few years, help us reach our goal.Read More →
Please join us on June 5th from 12:30 pm – 7:30 pm for the 4th Annual Match Point for Mikey event! – It is a Men’s & Women’s Round Robin Doubles Tennis Tournament. All proceeds will go towards The Mikey Czech Foundation whose mission is to raise funds for pediatric brain tumor research! To sign-up please visit the MCF website at www.mikeyczech.org! Sponsored by: Czech Asset Management, L.P.; William Raveis Real Estate; Lake Club; New Canaan Field Club; USTA.Read More →
The Jamie Oliver Food Revolution returns to New Canaan, CT on Saturday, May 16th between 10:00am – 12:00pm, once again getting kids and parents excited about FOOD. The which involves walking on a food trail around New Canaan, will attract kids and parents from all over sampling new and different foods. It will be informative and a lot of fun. Every child will walk away with a ‘Bravery Certificate’ and ‘Wooden Spoon’ The event will once again include live music and giveaways. Sponsored by HamletHub, put Saturday, May 16th from 10:00am – 12:00pm in your diary! There will be food, music and entertainment.”
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Caffeine & Carburetors, a free gathering of automotive enthusiasts will be held this Sunday May 10th, at Waveny Park in New Canaan from 8:00 am – 11:00 am. Please follow the direction of parking attendants as you arrive in the park. We ask that you be very conscious of our neighbors, watch your speed, no burnouts, no excessive noise. Thank you for your cooperation and we look forward to seeing you there!!Read More →
Join more than 650 tour-goers Thursday May 14th visiting stunning, distinct, and exclusive New Canaan homes showcasing the latest in kitchen and home design trends by nationally published designers. The Tour will include seven properties that vary greatly in style, size, and setting, but all share an uncompromising commitment to quality and innovative kitchen design. The Kitchen and Home Tour is CARES’ major fundraising event with nearly 85% of its proceeds directly supporting youth and faculty classroom instruction, after-school workshops and health promotion training.
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