Events

Beatles Cartoon Paintings Exhibit at C. Parker Gallery

In 1964 the Beatles invaded the United States, performing for 73 million people on the Ed Sullivan Show and dominating the US pop charts for years. Now over five decades later, the Fab Four continue to be the most celebrated musical group in Rock history. Ron Campbell, director of the 1960’s Saturday Morning Beatles Cartoon series and animator of the Beatles film Yellow Submarine will make a rare personal appearance at C. Parker Gallery, Thursday, Feb. 25 through Sunday, Feb. 28. Ron will showcase his original Beatles cartoon paintings created specially for the show and create new Beatles pop art paintings at the exhibit. The exhibit is free and all works are available for purchase. The opening reception is Thursday, Feb 25, from 6 to 8:30p.m. read more...

Hospital Hosts Weight-Loss Surgery Seminar

If you’re 60 pounds or more overweight and concerned about developing obesity-related conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea and gastric reflux, you may be a candidate for weight-loss surgery. Greenwich Hospital will host a free weight-loss surgery informational session on Monday, Feb. 22, at 4:45 p.m., in the hospital’s Cos Cob Conference Room, 5 Perryridge Road. read more...

Greenwich Symphony Offers Young People’s Concert

On Wednesday, Feb. 24, Greenwich students in grades six and seven in Greenwich public and independent schools will experience the power of Beethoven’s music in a live concert of the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra. They will listen to the sounds of nature through Beethoven’s imagination in his “Pastoral Symphony,” hear the dramatic sounds of his “Prometheus Overture,” and thrill to his triumphant Symphony No. 5. read more...

OGYC Gears Up for Open House Sundays

Greenwich Point is the place to be on Sundays this winter. The Old Greenwich Yacht Club (OGYC) will once again open its doors to the public on six Sundays from 2 to 4 p.m., from Sunday, Feb. 21, through April 3, excluding March 27. The open house on Feb. 21 will feature a performance by the eclectic local band TheException. read more...

Greenwich Academy Archives Exhibit Opens

“The Strength of all Thy Past” traces a thematic timeline of Greenwich Academy’s189-year history, exploring GA’s early identity as a coeducational institution, its reinvention as a girls’ day school, and its evolution in the arts, academics, and athletics. Highlights include historical footage of a 1930s field hockey game, recorded interviews with GA alumnae, uniforms through the ages, and the diaries of headmistress Ruth West Campbell as she toured Europe each summer. Through a multi-media, interactive display, the development of GA is considered within a broader historical context. read more...