October 2010 Table of Contents



Features

Animation Domination
With hits like Horton Hears a Who!, Robots and the Ice Age trilogy, Blue Sky Studios has earned its place as one of the top animation studios in the country. We go behind the scenes of this usually very secretive world to find out what’s up next for these creative geniuses.
by Timothy Dumas

The Roots of Our Town
You could say that they help to put the Green in Greenwich. For seventy-five years the members of Green Fingers Garden Club have steadfastly, yet quietly, enhanced the look our town.
by Jane Kendall

Party Like the Pros
Whether you’re planning an intimate dinner party for six, a chic cocktail soirée for thirty or a blowout theme bash for 100, our area’s most creative event planners and caterers offer their tips and techniques for making it an unforgettable night.
by Jill Johnson

Welcome to the Big Top
As the Bruce Museum welcomes the circus to town, we take a look at the very colorful (no surprise there) history of the big top, and sneak a peek at the exhibition’s incredible collection of memorabilia, fine art, toys and costumes.
by Donna Moffly

Departments

From the Editor

From the Founders
52nd Annual Harpoon Club Spears Stamford’s Dan Malloy
by Jack Moffly

Of Entertaining and Effort
by Donna Moffly

Town Talk
Cooking Classes at Christopher Peacock Cabinetry; Angela’s Answers: Beating the Backseat Blues; 10 Easy Pieces: A Complete Wardrobe

People & Places
Family Centers; Best of Greenwich; Boy Scouts of America; Bruce Museum; Fresh Air Fund; Greenwich United Way; Buddy Up Bike Ride; Greenwich Family YMCA; ONS Foundation; Garden Education Center of Greenwich; League of Women Voters Greenwich; Hole in the Wall Gang Camp; Greenwich Ballet Academy

In Good Taste
Cooking à la Carte
by Carisha Swanson

Weddings
Ferguson–Parrinelli
McLaughlin–Lubmanw
Cavanna–Ogden

Calendar

Index of Advertisers

Postscript
In honor of breast cancer awareness month, we highlight a few local retailers who are helping to support the cause.
by Jill Johnson
 

 

Greenwich Agenda

  • Cool and Collected ‘14

    2014.07.10
     @ Kenise Barnes Fine Art

    (Gallery 1) Featuring artists:  Carla Goldberg, Melanie Kozol, Francis Sills, and Eve Stockton Summer exhibition at Kenise Barnes...

  • TREEHOUSES: Look Who's Living in the Trees!

    2014.06.21
     @ Stamford Museum & Nature Center

    Saturday, June 21 - Monday, September 1 Hidden in the leaves, snug in the trunk or burrowed under the roots, what types of animals actually...

  • Exhibit: Tales of Two Cities: New York & Beijing | Greenwich, CT

    2014.05.03
     @ Bruce Museum

    May 3 – August 31, 2014 Tales of Two Cities: New York & Beijing This exhibition focuses on two of the world’s leading...

  • Happy Hour Beauty Thursdays!

    2014.06.30
     @ ELLELA Cosmetics & Lashes

    Our Summer Happy Hour Beauty Thursdays are back at ELLELA Cosmetics! Hit the top of Greenwich Ave from 4pm to 8pm for the BEST Blowouts before...

  • Wine Time Social Hour | Greenwich, CT

    2014.01.27
     @ Barcelona Greenwich

    $4.00 select wines, $4.00 well drinks, and $3.00 beers.

  • Happy Hour | Greenwich, CT

    2014.01.26
     @ Morello Italian Bistro

    Refresh yourself with our famous Red & White Sangria! Don’t forget that during happy hour every day 4:30pm-6:30pm your 2nd drink...

  • Greenwich Harbor Sunset Wine Cruise | Greenwich, CT

    2014.06.05
     @ Delamar Hotel Dock

    The boat "Prudence" departs from the Delamar Hotel Dock on 500 Steamboat Rd. All the wine is sponsored through VALS with food...

  • Wine Time Social Hour

    2014.08.29
     @ Barcelona Wine Bar

    Fairfield Monday - Friday 3 - 6:30pm $5 select wines, $4 well drinks, $3 beers. 3 for $16 tapas Greenwich Monday - Friday 4 - 7...

  • Seaside Center: Arts and Crafts

    2014.07.18
     @ Seaside Center

    Let your creativity float free! Practice the art of Gyotaku fish prints; make a sundial, a shell wind chime, or fish bowl! Activities vary every...

  • Vals Free Weekly In-Store Wine Tasting | Greenwich, CT

    2014.05.09
     @ Val's Putnam Wine And Liquors

    Each Friday we feature new wines just released and new to market for you to have an opportunity to taste and learn about through our sponsored...

  • Saturday Vals Free Weekly In-Store Wine Tasting | Greenwich, CT

    2014.05.10
     @ Val's Putnam Wine And Liquors

    We will feature an array of new and different International wines that are selected by our staff as “Staff Picks Favorites” in...

  • Polo Benefit for Hope

    2014.08.31
     @ Greenwich Polo Club

    For the second year in a row, Virginia's House of Hope is having a fundraiser at the Greenwich Polo Club! Join us on Sunday, August...

  • SM&NC Farm Market

    2014.06.15
     @ Stamford Museum & Nature Center

    Sundays, June 15 – October 5, 10am – 2pm We're thrilled to bring back the SM&NC Farm Market — now on Sundays!...

  • Animal Meet and Greet

    2014.06.22
     @ Stamford Museum & Nature Center

    Sundays, June 22 - August 31, 3:30 - 4:00pm Stop by for a chance to meet one of our Overbrook Nature Center or Heckscher Farm animals up...

  • Bar: Live Music | Greenwich, CT

    2014.03.09
     @ Barcelona Greenwich

    Join us in Greenwich every Sunday for live music and half-priced bottles of wine!

  • Exclusive Tour of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Yale University Art Gallery

    2014.09.09
     @ Yale University Art Gallery

    Join JCC Greenwich for an exclusive tour with museum curator Elizabeth Manekin. The collection is noteworthy for exemplary works from the...

  • Understanding the Gaza War: Strategic & Political Implications

    2014.09.09
     @ Greenwich Library, Cole Auditorium

    Dr. Efraim Inbar is a Professor in Political Studies at Bar-Ilan University and Director of its renowned Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic...

  • Bruce Museum: Look and See - Into the Deep

    2014.09.10
     @ Bruce Museum

    A program especially designed for children ages 3-5 years and their adult caregivers, who will explore the Museum’s exhibition through...


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