| Dec 27, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Cafe Nine, 250 State St. New Haven, (203) 789-8281, cafenine.com, 9 p.m., $15. Cafe Nine will have music, a buffet and champagne toasts.
Il Monticello, 577 S. Broad St. Meriden, (203) 265-3553, ilmonticello.com, 8:15 p.m.-1:15 a.m., $45. The Annual...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:55 AM
The Magic of Christmas: Through Jan. 6, Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme St., Old Lyme, (860) 434-5542, flogris.org.
A Miniature Show: Through Dec. 31, The Gallery at Firehouse Square, 239 Bank St., New London, (860) 443-0344.
Tree of Nations:...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:40 PM
May's full moon shines upon us this weekend, so why don't you get outside while the moon is up to maximize your moon viewing time? End your work week with a Full Flower Super Moon Hike at the Ansonia Nature Center (10 Deerfield Rd., Ansonia, 203-736-1053)...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Saturday Night Live has launched the careers of countless comedians. Now, three of them will return to the MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods on May 25. Dana Carvey, Dennis Miller, and Kevin Nealon will each take the stage and perform stand-up routines. Dana...
| May 7, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Connecticut College Arboretum Mother's Day Plant Sale: May 10, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Ave., New London, (860) 439-5060, arboretum.conncoll.edu.
Free Outing for Moms: May 11-12, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Moms free with paid kids' $21.95...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Geek out on Star Wars Day by spreading the message of the Force at these local events:
Star Wars Day Celebration: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Free. R.J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Rd., Madison, (203) 245-3959, rjjulia.com.
Free Day: 10 a.m.-5 p.m....
| May 6, 2013
| 10:09 AM
1) Yale Peabody Museum
170 Whitney Ave.
A great place for all ages.
2) Yale Center For British Art
1080 Chapel St.
(877) 274-8278 (BRIT-ART)
| Apr 27, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Recruiting a new leader for a big museum can take months — sometimes more than a year — involving search committees, consultants and rounds of interviews and negotiations.
In the case of the Autry National Center of the American West,...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 8:35 AM
If you're a fan of "Chelsea Lately," Comix at Foxwoods is calling your name this week. Mo Mandel, who currently appears regularly on the late night comedy talk show, performs four shows at Comix from Nov. 29-Dec. 1.
Nov. 29-30, 8 p.m.;...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Fans of televised dance competitions rejoice: You can leave the house and still get your entertainment fix this week. The "So You Think You Can Dance" tour hits the MGM Grand at Foxwoods on Nov. 17, featuring the top 10 finalists from the show's ninth...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Don't let big box stores ruin your Thanksgiving weekend:
Redscroll Records' Annual Blackout at Sunrise Sale: Nov. 23, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.; Nov. 24-25, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Redscroll Records, 24 N. Colony Rd., Wallingford, (203) 265-7013, redscrollrecords.com....
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Learn new information about the Pequot War (1636-1637), recently unearthed during an archaeological survey of the Battle of Mistick Fort, where 77 Connecticut colonists and 250 Native allies attacked the Pequot-held fort in present-day Mystic. Dr. Kevin...