Events

‘Spring for Abilis’ Virtual Gala

Abilis, a non-profit organization that provides services and support for individuals with special needs and their families, is taking its annual Spring for Abilis Gala virtual. On Saturday, May 2 at 6:30 pm, get ready to dance and sing the night away – from the comfort of your own home – with dance superstar Billy Blanks Jr., as he hosts a fun and interactive Spring for Abilis Sing & Dance Party with celebrity guests. The virtual gala is open and underway, which includes a Silent Auction, a Cause Appeal, The Giving Garden and The Abilis Art Gallery. For more information, and to participate, visit SpringforAbilis.givesmart.com read more...

Document Greenwich, Share Your Story

Help the Greenwich Historical Society document this extraordinary time in history as they collect materials, photos and stories that speak to our shared experience during the coronavirus pandemic. Photographs, journal entries, letters, emails, Instagram posts, news clippings, poetry or reflections on the sense of isolation, uncertainty, hope, gratitude, unanticipated joy, or fear paint a picture of the human experience in this unprecedented time. read more...

CLC’s Virtual Dance Party with April Larken Raises $123k

Children’s Learning Centers of Fairfield County (CLC) held a virtual “I Will Survive,” fundraising dance party on Instagram Live on April 3. The popular Greenwich-based DJ April Larken hosted the 3-hour event to “help raise spirits and funds with good tunes!” There were over 600 participants throughout the night, from the tri-state area, California, Florida, the Boston area, and even a large contingency from England. Viewers were able to interact live at the party by giving virtual high fives, making comments and song requests in the live feed on the screen, and some lucky guests even got to “dance” with Larken via a split-screen. read more...