GREENWICH, Conn. — Here are a few highlights of things to do in Greenwich this week. Check out our Events calendar for more items.
Tuesday, Aug. 13
Dancing At Polpo: 8 p.m. The new Greenwich Hot Spot, Polpo Restaurant brings in the Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom Dancers, who make life more enjoyable with every step. Enjoy live music, singing, dancing and dining. Free. Polpo Restaurant, 554 Old Post Road, No. 3, Greenwich. Visit the website for more details.
"Revised And Restored: The Art Of Kathleen Gilje:" 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The artwork in the exhibit are adroit reincarnations of famous Old Masters and 19th-century paintings on the social, political and art historical issues of our day. A trained restorer, Kathleen Gilje brings a sophisticated understanding of the techniques and materials of the older art that she reconfigures, whether it is a "restored" version of a van Eyck, Raphael, Artemesia Gentileschi, Manet or Sargent. Adults are $7, seniors and students with valid ID are $6, and children under 5 are free. Bruce Museum , One Museum Drive, Greenwich.
Wednesday, Aug. 14
Flags Across America: The Photographs Of Robert Carley: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Darien native and artist Robert Carley captures the American spirit by taking photographs of Old Glory in many different forms, including a chain-link fence, a pickup truck, a surfboard and a farm silo. Flags Across America celebrates the American flag with more than 40 photographic prints and a video display of 60 additional photographs. Cost is $7 for adults, $6 for student/senior and free for members and children under 5. Bruce Museum , 1 Museum Drive, Greenwich.
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