Things to do in Fairfield this weekend
Published 11:43 am, Friday, January 25, 2013
Don't let a little cold weather keep you cooped inside all weekend. Pile on a few layers of clothing and head out the door for some fun activities this weekend:
Friday night is movie night at Tomlinson Middle School on Unquowa Road. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. for a 7 o'clock screening of "The Little Mermaid." Tickets are $5 per person or $10 per family. The event is a fundraiser hosted by the school's Drama Club, which plans to stage a production of "Disney's The Little Mermaid Jr." later this year. Homemade snacks will be available for purchase. Call 203-255-8336 for more information.
If one of your New Year's resolutions was to start fresh, you'll want to stop by "Reinvent Yourself: It's Never Too Late -- Chapter Two: Potential Revealed" at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Fairfield Woods Branch Library, 1147 Fairfield Woods Road. Admission is free, but advance registration is required. Call 203-255-7308 or visit www.fairfieldpubliclibrary.org
Organist Craig Cramer, artist-in-residence at the University of Notre Dame, will give a free recital at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Chapel of the Holy Spirit at Sacred Heart University, 5151 Park Ave. For information, visit www.sacredheart.edu.
Beat a path to Fairfield University's Quick Center on Saturday for a performance by the Bang on a Can All-Stars. The show of "Field Recordings" begins at 8 p.m. and there will be a pre-performance discussion in the Wien Experimental Theatre at 7:15 p.m. Tickets are $25-$35. Call 203-254-4010 or visit www.quickcenter.com
Meet Deborah Henry, author of "The Whipping Club" on Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave. This is a first novel for the local author, and refreshments and book signings will follow the lecture. Admission is free. For more information, call 203-259-0346.