Religious

Outdoor Menorah Lighting At YMCA

A cherished annual tradition of lighting a “Grand Menorah” in celebration of the Jewish holiday of Chanukah has been happening each year on the lawn of the YMCA of Greenwich. Hundreds of residents come out for what is a festive and inspiring ceremony. This year, the Chabad of Greenwich tradition continues on Sunday, Dec. 6, from 4 to 6 p.m. read more...

Buy A Christmas Tree And Help Those In Need

It’s time for the annual Christmas Tree and Wreath Sale at The First Congregational Church of Greenwich, 108 Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich. The sale begins Saturday, Nov. 28 at 9 a.m. and will be held each Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Dec. 13 – or as long as trees last. There are also wreaths, garland, ornaments and accessories. read more...

Round Hill Offers “A Celebration of American Life” Concert

Round Hill Community Church invites all to “A Celebration of American Life” on Sunday, Nov. 22, at the 10 a.m. worship service. The Round Hill Choir, Solo Quartet and Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Christopher Kabala, will present a program of anthems and readings celebrating American life. Anthems from Colonial America, the Civil War Period, and the 20th Century will be presented along with readings of Robert Frost, ee Cummings and James Agee. The composers will include Stephen Paulus, John Rutter, Randall Thompson, Aaron Copland, and Morten Lauridsen. The program will be divided into three sections with each section celebrating a different aspect of American life. read more...