GREENWICH, Conn. — A food and wine festival, an arts festival and a class on chipmunks are just some of the events taking place in and around Greenwich this weekend. Check our events page or see below for more listings:
Friday, Oct. 5
Greenwich Food+Wine Festival 2012: 6 p.m. Grand Tasting Gala. Featured chefs create the menu and wineries serve top wines. Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, 100 Arch St., Greenwich.
Friday Night Chess Club: 7 p.m. National master provides instruction and supervises play. All ages and skill levels welcome. Greenwich Library, 101 W. Putnam Ave.
Friends Friday Films: 8 p.m. "The Descendants," with George Clooney. Greenwich Library, 101 W. Putnam Ave.
Saturday, Oct. 6
Bruce Museum Annual Outdoor Arts Festival: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Paintings, photography, drawings, prints, sculptures, and mixed media from more than 80 artists. Plus family activities. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive, Greenwich.
Birding Gear, Gizmos, Know How for All: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Introduction to the world of birding with professional hawk-watcher Luke Tiller. All ages welcome. Audubon Greenwich, 613 Riversville Road, Greenwich.
Painting Class: Capturing a Time Through Light: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Check with the Greenwich Historical Society for more details.
Greenwich Food+Wine Festival 2012: Noon to 10 p.m. More than 90 food, wine and spirit vendors. Culinary demonstrations by celebrity chefs. Full schedule here. Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, 100 Arch St., Greenwich.
World of the Chipmunk: 2 p.m. Learn about the challenging life of a chipmunk and take a short hike. Audubon Greenwich, 613 Riversville Road, Greenwich.
Sunday, Oct. 7
First Sunday Science at the Seaside Center: Weathering the Storm: 1:30-4 p.m. TV meteorologist gives lecture at 2 p.m. Plus a fun, educational craft. Greenwich Point.
'Love, Loss and What I Wore': 2 p.m. Performance of the play by Nora and Delia Ephron. Greenwich Library, 101 W. Putnam Ave.
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