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, O ct. 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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