Thursday, October 31, 2013

Tigin Halloween Party

Here's what going on... at Tigin

We want to see your darker side this Halloween at the Tigin Scared Stiff Halloween Party next Thursday, October 31st. 2013

We've transformed the pub into a house of horrors. There is no cover charge, and we'll have live music from Scratch plus scary shot specials!

Come dressed to impress because the best costumes will be awarded giveaways and huge cash prizes!

Tigin Irish Pub


IRISH$$

175 Bedford Street
203-353-8444

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Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Fin II for lunch, and a treat....

I stopped by Fin II for lunch the other day.  Had lunch at the outdoor cafe, and enjoyed the great weather. This was a real yum, but looks scary.
Guess what this is...


Fin II Japanese Restaurant 
219 Main Street
Phone: 203-359-6688
Fax: 203-359-6688

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It's not too late to volunteer-- Deadline to sign up Nov 8!!!
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Paul Reiser at the Palace | Stamford Downtown - This is the place!

Paul Reiser at the Palace | Stamford Downtown - This is the place!

Paul Reiser at the Palace Theater in Stamford Downtown
11/02/2013
8:00 pm
61 Atlantic St.
Stamford, CT 06901
Event Admission Cost: $75 / $60 / $50

Stand-up comedian, actor, and writer Paul Reiser re-emerges on the comedy scene with his quick wit and comedic talent. 


Contact:   (203)325-4466
asstpersonalpublicity@cox.net

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Some downtown 'Clownin' around....

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Monday, October 28, 2013

It's coming.....are you ready for a parade?



It's coming!
Clifford

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It's not too late to volunteer-- Deadline to sign up Nov 8!!!
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Saturday, October 26, 2013

KIDS DRAW FREE PROGRAM in Kiwanis Park

 KIDS DRAW FREE PROGRAM in Kiwanis Park

Started this past May, and all through the summer (and until it is too cold), the father and son team of Alex and Ryan Virvo host a lively and unique activity for kids.

KIDS DRAW FREE program is a great way for kids to build self-esteem while having fun. Officially starting at noon (but often as early as 10:30 am) and ending at 4pm, kids from ages 2-13 come to Kiwanis Park and create their masterpiece. This FREE program gives each participating child a pre-printed art frame upon which the child will draw their masterpiece using provided markers, DOTS, and sticker books.


After creating their art, kids get to describe (often at length) their art, and then rewarded in several ways. First, each child receives an "I AM AN ARTIST" sticker, then; along with their parents, they may take their masterpiece on tour to local participating restaurants. The tour is designed to reward the kids with great treats, such as pizza, cookies, ice cream, and other goodies simply by showing their masterpieces to the participating restaurants, all of which are within walking distance of Kiwanis Park.

 The tour is key, as children get to experience, that their art earns them a reward, and the looks on their faces afterwards is telling. They feel, proud, self-confident, and over time, it is clear that the activity builds their self-esteem, preparing them to become powerful adults.


The program, currently self-funded by the father and son duo, plan to seek funding partners to help bring KIDS DRAW FREE to more area parks.

The KIDS DRAW FREE event takes place every Saturday, noon to 4pm, and weather permitting inside Kiwanis Park and will continue this outside activity until it is too cold. (Tentatively November)


For additional information kidsdrawfree.com or you may contact Alex Virvo at 203-570-3598, or email alex@greatlocalart.com

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Friday, October 25, 2013

Lola's- Day of the Dead event , Oct 31

Lola's



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LOLA'S MEXICAN KITCHEN


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Thursday, October 24, 2013

Mill River Halloween Party and Movie Night,Oct 31 @ 4-6pm

Halloween Party and Movie Night:




Our inaugural Mill River Park Halloween Party. Bring the little ones to the playground for fun activities and trick-or-treat.

Once the party is over, the fun isn’t done.

Parents and older ones can stick around for this season’s last movie in the park. We will screen the cult-classic “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” on our giant outdoor screen. If you’ve never seen the movie live before, this is the way to do it. Featuring a live cast to sing along, quote along, and throw toast along – this is Rocky Horror like you’ve never seen it before. Birdseed will be provided instead of rice for environmental reasons; after all we are an ecological organization.
The film will start at sundown at the Grand Steps.

Costumes are seriously encouraged.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Stamford Town Center CPK Halloween Spooktacular - 10/27

Here's what going on...

Calling All CPKids at Stamford Town Center
Our Halloween Spooktacular Event is filling up fast!
California Pizza Kitchen at Stamford Town Center  invites you to join us Sunday, October 27th, 2013 2:00 p.m.
Bring all of your little Ghouls and Goblins in to join us in a pizza box and pumpkin decorating event. There will be prizes for the most unique pizza box art as well as Free Kid’s Meal Certificates for each child who participates!!!*  
Sign up today!  Please call 203.406.0530 RSVP by October 23rd

Recommended for kids 10 and under. *Certificates valid on your next visit.
ORDER ONLINE OR VISIT YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN


Stamford
230 Tresser Blvd.Space #H004
Stamford, CT 06901
(203) 406-0530

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Friday, October 18, 2013

Ballet School of Stamford Open House | Stamford Downtown - This is the place!

Ballet School of Stamford Open House | Stamford Downtown - This is the place!

BSS Fall Open House
10/19/2013
10:30 am
The Ballet School of Stamford
175 Atlantic Street
Event Admission Cost:     FREE!

Contact : Renee Robinson
(203)358-5583
renee@balletschoolofstamford.org

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Thursday, October 17, 2013

CT Rides Commuter Contest | Stamford Downtown - This is the place!

CT Rides Commuter Contest | Stamford Downtown - This is the place!

Recently CT DOT approved a commuter contest through CT Rides which requires commuters who vanpool, carpool, telecommute, walk, bike or use mass transit to submit a video or photo of themselves using these options to be entered into a monthly drawing to win one of the following:
  •  A Monthly rail or bus pass
  • 1 month’s vanpool fare free
  • Gas card for carpooling
  • Gift card to a sports shop


http://www.ctrides.com/index.php?page=what-s-new-9-12

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Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Navaratna Indian Restaurant...a veggie lunch


When out to lunch with a good friend from high school yesterday. He came all the way from Brooklyn to suprise me and go out to lunch.  Back in the 80's, we used to dine at an old Indian resto in Queens, NY run by the late Sri Chimnoy, so coming to Stamford and finding Navarntna Indian Restaurant was a treat.  

We sat at the outdoor dining portion and enjoyed a nice lunch. Veggies all the way.   

Many people on the street, walking around enjoying the last of these beautiful days of fall.  
Look at the yummy dessert below - can you guess what it is?


Navaratna

INDIAN$$

133 Atlantic Street
203-348-1070


Pan-Indian. A pure vegetarian restaurant. We specialize in the cuisine of North & South Indian vegetarian dishes. Certified Kosher. navaratnact.com


Answer: KULFI…(FROZEN INDIAN ICECREAM)

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Friday, October 11, 2013

Stamford to hold Columbus Day parade Sunday, Oct.13 - Stamford411

Stamford to hold Columbus Day parade Sunday, Oct.13 - Stamford411: "Columbus Day parade set
STAMFORD — The Council of Italian American Organizations will present the Columbus Day parade on Sunday. Prior to the parade, there will be an Italian Mass at 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 37 Schuyler Ave. The parade will start at noon at the church, proceed down Broad Street to Summer Street and end with a ceremony at Columbus Park.

Luciano Sclafani will serve as the parade’s Grand Marshal. There will be traditional Italian music, festivities and food."

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Thursday, October 10, 2013

Lunchtime Yoga at Stamford Downtown....Om

Lunchtime Yoga at Stamford Downtown- Old Town Hall location | Stamford Downtown - This is the place!

Lunchtime Yoga Class
Ballet Studio of Stamford
175 Atlantic St., Stamford 
(at the Old Town Hall)
Tuesdays 12-1pm
Open Level Vinyasa Flow 
4 class special price!


Women's Empowerment and Wellness Programs educate, empower and inspire clients to trust their inner wisdom, embrace their creative power and achieve new possibilities for their personal and professional life.  Through individual coaching, specialty workshops, educational seminars, yoga, meditation, Reiki and more.... one prepares their mind, body and spirit to create a deeper sense of balance and well-being.   

http://balletschoolofstamford.org/

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Wednesday, October 9, 2013

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