Local events that give back to the community
Designer House Tour
Near and Far Aid hosts its annual house tour on May 2. This day of inspired interiors lets you peek into five hot homes and eye enviable luxury cars at the Toast the Tour cocktail reception. Proceeds benefit NFA’s mission against poverty; nearandfaraid.org.
The Sasqua Garden Club will host “tweet,” a fundraiser at the Connecticut Audubon Society’s Birdcraft Museum and Sanctuary in Fairfield on June 6. The event will support Sasqua’s ongoing initiative to restore the facility’s outdoor teaching spaces—specifically, to plant native trees, shrubs, ground cover, perennials and grasses. The historic Birdcraft Museum located on the six-acre property, is undergoing a multimillion-dollar renovation. To learn more about the event, visit sasqua.org. To learn more about the Birdcraft Museum and Sanctuary, head to ctaudubon.org.
Rose Of Hope Luncheon
The Norma F. Pfreim Breast Care Center, with its caring staff and exceptional services, has been helping women fight breast cancer for over a decade. The Rose of Hope Luncheon, its largest annual fundraiser, will be held on June 13 at the Fairfield home of Patti and Tom Keegan. You’ll not only support a good cause, but also enjoy an afternoon of sumptuous food and drinks. Special guests are television personalities Bill and Giuliana Rancic bridgeporthospital.com/cancer/breast
Operation Hope Gala
Head to the Patterson Club on June 5 for this gala to benefit Operation Hope. The evening includes a reception, dinner and auctions and will honor local philanthropists William and Candy Raveis. Contact Gwen Burroughs at 203-292-5588 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sounds Of The Summer
The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer brings his unique blend of blues, rock and bluegrass (not to mention signature look) to StageOne at the Fairfield Theatre Company (June 8). Snatch up those seats while you still can!
FTC Summer Lineup
- Classic Jazz | Steve Tyrell | Sunday, May 7
- Roots | Simone Felice | Thursday, May 29
- Blues & Rock | Marcia Ball | Wednesday, June 4
- Bluegrass | Dustbowl Revival | Friday, June 20