Things to do this weekend March 9th-11th: Connecticut, Rhode Island and Westchester
Event: 2018 Spring Greenhouse Show
Venue: Elizabeth Park Rose Gardens – West Hartford
Date: March 9-16
Description: Show features a spectacular array of spring bulbs and plants grown by Conservancy Horticulturist Rosemary Aldridge, Gardeners Peter Winne and Josh Kwasny and many volunteers. Enjoy an early taste of spring as hundreds of tulips, daffodils, hyacinths and muscari bloom in the greenhouse.
Event: Beer & BBQ
Venue: Guilford Art Center – Guildford
Date: March 9th
Description: Guests are invited to try a selection of beers from area breweries; along with a selection of barbecue-style food. Wine and non-alcoholic beverages also will be served. Live music will be performed by alt-country musician Frank Nerkowski.
Event: “Into the Woods” Musical Dinner Theatre
Venue: Swanhurst Chorus Theatre – Newport
Date: March 9th-10th
Description: Swanhurst Chorus presents our annual March Dinner Theatre production: Into the Woods, a Musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, featuring an incredible cast of characters to tickle your fancy and make you think. There are evening and matinees performances with delicious new items for the evening dinner or matinee lunch menus (included in the ticket price). A cash bar is also available. Reserve your table early for the best seating as these shows do sell out! Evening performances are March 2nd,3rd,9th and 10th at 7:00 PM. Matinees performances are March 4th and 10th at 1:00 PM. We look forward to seeing you for an exciting evening of fun!
Event: Bauhaus Bash Costuming Workshop
Venue: 18 Valley Street – Jamestown
Date: March 10th
Description: Celebrate the power of design locally and globally with us – at the upcoming Designer’s Ball! Themed the Bauhaus Bash, the 2018 Designer’s Ball celebrates the upcoming centennial of the Bauhaus movement, whose design innovations, philosophy, and love of parties continue to inspire us today. Tap your inner costume creator for the Bauhaus Bash! Join us for one of these upcoming Costuming Workshops. Our textile and apparel design friends will help you develop an idea, play with materials, and get your creative juices flowing.
Event: Easter Bunny Photo Experience at the Westchester
Venue: The Westchester – White Plains
Date: March 8th-31st
Description: The Westchester offering families the chance to participate in traditional and unique seasonal events. Save time and avoid the line with Bunny by Appointment! Now you can reserve your magical moment with Bunny online at simonbunny.com. The Bunny Photo Experience begins March 2 and runs through March 31. Kids will have the chance to visit with the Bunny and take home a treasured snapshot of the fun occasion.
Event: Open House for Music Conservatory of Westchester’s Summer Music & Arts Program
Venue: Music Conservatory of Westchester – White Plains
Date: March 10th
Description: t’s time to get excited about the Music Conservatory of Westchester’s Summer Music & Arts Program! The White Plains community music school offers fun, musical experiences for kids grades K-9 over 4 different 2 week sessions with half or full day options starting June 25 through August 19. K-6 graders can try an instrument, create in Arts & Crafts, participate in Dance & Creative Movement, and young children can experiment with music in Music Skills and Buckets & Beats. The Conservatory’s comprehensive Suzuki Summer Program teaches the Suzuki method of learning an instrument for beginners at age 4 through students grades K-8.