Things to do in Fairfield this weekend
Published 11:13 am, Friday, August 9, 2013
Trying to cram in as much as possible in these waning weekends of summer? Here's a few suggestions for things to do in Fairfield:
Harken back to the days when Elton John toured with Dee Murray and Nigel Olsson early in his long career when the tribute band, "Early Elton," takes the stage Friday at the Fairfield Theatre Co., 70 Sanford St. Doors open at 7 p.m., tickets are $25. Call 203-259-1036 or visit www.fairfieldtheatre.org for more information or tickets.
Visit the Greenfield Hill Grange on Saturday where a canning, freezing and preserving demonstration is planned from 10 a.m. to noon. The grange is located at 1873 Hillside Road. For a suggested donation of $10, you'll be able to take home a jar of homemade pickles. To RSVP, call 203-367-4373.
Spend Saturday afternoon relaxing at the Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave. From 4 to 6 p.m., listen to Alexander Poeluev and Mary Tokarski on accordion; Alex Beyer and David Harria on piano; Liza Poelueva on guitar; Darwin Shen on violin and soprano Krista Adams Santilli. There is a $20 donation. For reservations or information, call 203-335-2045 or visit www.pequotlibrary.org
Check out the latest exhibit at the Art/Place Gallery, 70 Sanford St. -- "Eclectic Expressions" features recent work by the gallery's five newest members through Sept. 20. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Find more information at www.artplace.org or call 203-292-8328.
Get your kicks with "Keltic Kick" at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Sherman Green gazebo, corner of Post and Reef roads. The concert is free and sponsored by the Fairfield Firefighters Union, part of the Parks and Recreation Department summer concert series. For more information, visit http//cal.fairfieldct.org