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

  • Meet Bestselling Author Ayelet Waldman

    2014.10.30
     @ Organic Planet

    On October 30 at 10am, JCC Greenwich will present New York Times bestselling author Ayelet Waldman, who will discuss her latest novel Love and...

  • Exhibit Ira BARKOFF

    2014.10.11
     @ Canfin Gallery

    “The beauty of the physical world becomes a metaphor for the capacity of the spirit to reveal itself". Ira Barkoff Evocation of...

  • Nigh Season: New Paintings By David Konigsberg

    2014.09.13
     @ Kenise Barnes Fine Art

    Dates: September 13 – October 31, 2014 Opening Reception: September 13, 6 – 8:30 PM  Public Invited   NIGH...

  • Undulate: Paintings By Julie Gross and Margaret Neill

    2014.09.13
     @ Kenise Barnes Fine Art

    GALLERY II Dates: September 13 – October 31, 2014 Opening Reception: September 13, 6 – 8:30 PM Public Invited...

  • Parties at the JCC Center

    2014.09.02
     @ Stamford JCC

    A place to celebrate birthdays and special occasions. Be a guest at your own party! The JCC offers a wonderful space for you and your guests to...

  • SPLURGE Matches Scarf Donations for Cancer Patients

    2014.10.01
     @ SPLURGE

    SPLURGE and the Cancer Institute at Greenwich Hospital are partnering to bring comfort and encouragement to cancer patients.  From October...

  • Flinn Gallery Art Opening

    2014.10.30
     @ Flinn Gallery 2nd floor

    FLINN GALLERY Opening Reception 'IN FOCUS' Thursday October 30, 6 - 8pm Seven artists share their visions - Carolyn Conrad,...

  • Laurel House Family Seminar Series

    2014.09.18
     @ Laurel House

    Thursday evenings, September 18, October 2, 16, 30, 6:30-8:00 pm Join us Thursday evenings for this four part Family Seminar Series as...

  • Flower Power

    2014.10.08
     @ SM Home Gallery

    SM Home Gallery show featuring two Greenwich based artists: Margaret Bragg and Penny Putnam. The art show runs thorough November 22nd....

  • IMAGINE CANDY- SWEET TASTINGS!!!

    2014.10.24
     @ Imagine Candy

    Imagine Candy located in Scarsdale Village- Winner of 2014 Best West of Westchester by Westchester Magazine- holds a Belgian Chocolate and Candy...

  • Harvest Fair and Gift Show

    2014.11.01
     @ Second Congregational Church

    Event Will Include Hay Mazes, Games, Crafts, Food, Holiday Shopping The community is invited to a Harvest Fair and Gift Show on Saturday, Nov....

  • New Fitness Class: SalsaTone

    2014.11.01
     @ Latin Moves Dance Studio

    Starting November 1st ~ Every Saturday morning 10 to 11 AM Instructor: Melissa Lopez Start your weekend off right with this exciting cardio...

  • Lynne Scalo Design Opening

    2014.11.05

    Please join Lynne Scalo, Greenwich Magazine and athome Magazine to celebrate the Greenwich showroom opening of Lynne Scalo Design Cocktails...

  • Breast Cancer Alliance Benefit Luncheon & Fashion Show

    2014.11.06
     @ Hyatt Regency Greenwich

    Breast Cancer Alliance to Host Branching Out, Coming Together, Aspiring to a Cure 19th Annual Benefit Luncheon & Fashion Show: November 6,...

  • Free Screening of Documentary ' Children of the Inquisition'

    2014.11.06
     @ Bush-Holley House

    Join filmmaker Joseph Lovett as he presents his documentary film and multi-platform project of personal exploration and...

  • P.A.L.S. 2nd Annual Soarin' Soiree~ November 7, 2014

    2014.11.07
     @ Greenwich Country Club

    You are invited to join our State Senator, L. Scott Frantz and our First Selectman, Peter J. Tesei, for an awe-inspiring evening to benefit Patient...

  • John Hardy Event

    2014.11.08
     @ Bloomingdale's

    John Hardy One of a kind. One at a time. Each by hand. Bloomingdale's is inviting YOU to meet the head designer Guy Bedarida as he presents...

  • Olivine Gabbro Opening

    2014.11.08

    Olivine Gabbro invites you to join them for their Opening Party! DJ | Cocktails | H'Orderves | Gift Bags Made to Measure Beautifully...

  • Meet Joshua Safran, Author of "Free Spirit: Growing Up On the Road and Off the Grid"

    2014.11.11
     @ YWCA Greenwich

    Meet the author of this powerful memoir. Joshua Safran is an author, attorney, occasional rabbi, and nationally recognized advocate for...


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