Things to do in Fairfield this weekend
Published 7:15 am, Friday, February 3, 2012
Yes, there's a big football game on the television Sunday night, but there's plenty to do before then. Check out these suggestions for this weekend in Fairfield:
Get your creative juices flowing at noon Saturday at a "Writers Workshop: How to Get Published" in the Fairfield Public Library, 1080 Old Post Road. The free workshop will be led by Tessa Smith McGovern, a short story writer. Registration is necessary. Go online to www.fairfieldpubliclibrary.org or call 203-256-3160.
Winnie the Pooh will be nowhere to be found when the Christopher Robin Band performs Saturday night at the Fairfield Theater Co., 70 Sanford St. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $22. For tickets and information call 203-259-1036 or visit www.fairfieldtheatre.org.
No one will tell you to keep it down when "Library Palooza: Teen Music" hits the stage at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Fairfield Public Library, 1080 Old Post Road. The festival is free and open to all teens, and at least five or six bands are expected to participate. Call 203-256-3160 or visit www.fairfieldpubliclibrary.org.
Get the message when Chucho Valdes and the Afro-Cuban Messengers play in concert at 8 p.m. Saturday at Fairfield University's Quick Center, 1073 North Benson Road. Tickets are $30-$40. Visit www.quickcenter.com or call 203-254-4010.
It's Super Bowl Sunday. You've got the chips, the beer, the nachos. But do you have a cat? FeralCare will sponsor a cat adoption event from noon to 4 p.m. at Petco, 340 Grasmere Ave. The group will also collect donations of cat food, paper towels, laundry detergent and clean linens for the animals' care. For more information or an adoption application prior to the event, visit www.feralcare.com.