Calendar of Events

1:00 pm
Why not make a painting this Sunday? Drop in at the Museum’s Education Center for a quick painting lesson before heading down to the river or out in the garden for an afternoon of plein-air painting. All... Read more »
Florence Griswold Museum
10:00 am
Explore the galleries of the Slater Museum with one of our knowledgeable docents. Tours start on the hour. Free with museum admission.
Slater Memorial Museum
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
3:00 pm
Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and... Read more »
Yale University Art Gallery
10:00 am
Explore the galleries of the Slater Museum with one of our knowledgeable docents. Tours start on the hour. Free with museum admission.
Slater Memorial Museum
1:00 pm
Why not make a painting this Sunday? Drop in at the Museum’s Education Center for a quick painting lesson before heading down to the river or out in the garden for an afternoon of plein-air painting. All... Read more »
Florence Griswold Museum
1:00 pm
Explore the galleries of the Slater Museum with one of our knowledgeable docents. Tours start on the hour. Free with museum admission.
Slater Memorial Museum
Aug 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
3:00 pm
Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and... Read more »
Yale University Art Gallery
9:00 am
Join us for a leisurely walk to view birds in their habitats. Bring binoculars. Meet near southern concession stand.  Contact cynthiae@brucemuseum.org for information and Park admission. Free. No registration required
Bruce Museum
1:00 pm
Why not make a painting this Sunday? Drop in at the Museum’s Education Center for a quick painting lesson before heading down to the river or out in the garden for an afternoon of plein-air painting. All... Read more »
Florence Griswold Museum
1:30 pm
Vermicomposting. Greenwich Conservation Commission and Greenwich Community Gardens will introduce participants to composting with earthworms. Hands-on activities and demonstrations on how to set up a worm bin, which helps turn kitchen scraps into a valuable... Read more »
Bruce Museum
6:15 pm
Location: Bellarmine Hall Galleries Event Type: Special Events MFA Program in Creative Writing Alumni respond to selected works in Michael Gallagher — Sketching the Landscape: A Plein Air Journal. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition... Read more »
Fairfield University Art Museum
10:00 am
Bring the outdoors in! Tell stories around an indoor “campfire” with Sea Tea Improv and explore beautiful landscapes from around the world. As always, museum admission is free during Second Saturdays activities! Free Family Tours: ABCs: Art,... Read more »
The Wadsworth Atheneum
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
Explore the museum all day at no charge, and participate in a guided tour and family friendly art activity for children of all ages! Fiber Art (1:00 pm) Create your own fun and colorful mask using... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
1:00 pm
Why not make a painting this Sunday? Drop in at the Museum’s Education Center for a quick painting lesson before heading down to the river or out in the garden for an afternoon of plein-air painting. All... Read more »
Florence Griswold Museum
6:00 pm
Art Talk: An Evening with Glenn Ligon & Huey Copeland 5pm | Gallery Viewing & Public Reception 6pm | Lecture Join Glenn Ligon, featured in MATRIX 120, and Huey Copeland, Dean and Professor of Art History... Read more »
The Wadsworth Atheneum
1:00 pm
Location: Fairfield University Art Museum, Bellarmine Hall Event Type: Families Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Picturing History: Ledger Drawings of the Plains Indians.
Fairfield University Art Museum
6:00 pm
Location: Walsh Gallery, Quick Center for the Arts Event Type: Opening Reception (exhibition runs September 15, 2017 – February 3, 2018)
Fairfield University Art Museum
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
As the 1960s approached and people started flocking to the suburbs, retail followed and malls began popping up across the U.S. The effect on city center was notable and buildings eventually went vacant. What remained was... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
1:00 pm
Why not make a painting this Sunday? Drop in at the Museum’s Education Center for a quick painting lesson before heading down to the river or out in the garden for an afternoon of plein-air painting. All... Read more »
Florence Griswold Museum
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The Mattatuck Museum announces the continuation of Memories @ The MATT, a collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter. Medical researchers have found that people with memory loss and early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease benefit... Read more »
Mattatuck Museum
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
Visitors are invited to participate in an engaging gallery tour and art activity developed for people with dementia and their care-givers. Complimentary lunch included. RSVP to Carolyn DeRocco at cderocco@alz.org or 203-623-5407. Free with registration.... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
1:00 pm
Why not make a painting this Sunday? Drop in at the Museum’s Education Center for a quick painting lesson before heading down to the river or out in the garden for an afternoon of plein-air painting. All... Read more »
Florence Griswold Museum
6:00 pm
Location: Bellarmine Hall Galleries Event Type: Opening Reception (exhibition runs September 27 – December 20, 2017)
Fairfield University Art Museum
6:00 pm
Art Talk: An Evening with Kellie Jones 5pm | Gallery Viewing and Public Reception 6pm | Lecture Kellie Jones, MacArthur Fellow and professor of art history at Columbia University, has been rewriting the history of... Read more »
The Wadsworth Atheneum
9:00 am
Volunteers will assist National Park Service staff in trail maintenance and invasive plant removal, restoring habitat and repairing park trails.  Join your local national park in an effort to improve park trails for neighbors, hikers,... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
9:00 am
Join us for a leisurely walk to view birds in their habitats. Bring binoculars. Meet near southern concession stand.  Contact cynthiae@brucemuseum.org for information and Park admission. Free. No registration required.
Bruce Museum
10:00 am
Weir Farm National Historic Site is offering a free, two-day Fall Impressionist Painting Workshop on Saturday and Sunday, October 14 and 15 from 10am to 4pm. The workshop is designed for art students at any... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
10:00 am
Weir Farm National Historic Site is offering a free, two-day Fall Impressionist Painting Workshop on Saturday and Sunday, October 14 and 15 from 10am to 4pm. The workshop is designed for art students at any... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The Mattatuck Museum announces the continuation of Memories @ The MATT, a collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter. Medical researchers have found that people with memory loss and early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease benefit... Read more »
Mattatuck Museum
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 pm
Attendees will engage directly with the works of art and Ortiz will discuss his passion for collecting art and tell stories behind each work. The talk takes place at the museum located at HCC, 900... Read more »
Housatonic Museum of Art