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March 2017

French Language Meetup

March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a free-flowing French language exchange to practice your already acquired French language and conversation skills with instructor Colette Cote. The semester will run from January to March, every second and fourth Thursday of the month. Due to the conversational nature of this language exchange, the program is conducted in French and participants are expected to already have a strong grasp of the language and possess a certain level of comfort conversing. REGISTER HERE

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Free

Gentle Yoga

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Film Screening: Escape to Papua New Guinea

March 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This documentary film takes viewers on a small canoe through the Sepik River, surveying previously unexplored diversity, learning about rare cultures, their traditions, and unique tribal art typical of this captivating part of Papua New Guinea. Roam the neighboring islands, bastions of vast wilderness, then swim with the sharks, turtles and other fascinating underwater creatures that live in coral reefs among the widest diversity of marine life in the world. REGISTER HERE Click here for more One Book New Canaan events

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Qigong/Tai Chi

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Qigong/Tai Chi

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Chinese Language Meetup

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join our Chinese Language Meetup every second and fourth Monday of the month with instructor Lucy Gao. The semester runs from January to March 2017 and is intended to help students develop basic and conversational Chinese skills. REGISTER HERE

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Yale Science Diplomats: This is Your Brain on Gaming

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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In this month’s edition of Science in the News, we will explore the physics, biology, and psychology of video games. Following a discussion of how video game designers (and our own eyes!) bring Mario out of the 2D screen world and into our 3D world, we will take a deep look at the overall impact of video games on our physical health as well as our cognitive, emotional, and social states. As always, Science in the News is brought to…

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Lunchtime Meditation

March 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

March 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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WATER + WORDS and Water: Frances Ashforth

March 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The New Canaan Library presents "WATER + WORDS and Water" by artist Frances Ashforth on view in the Curtis Gallery from March 30 to May 21, 2017. An opening reception will take place on Thursday, March 30, 6:00-8:00pm. A Q&A with the artist will begin at 6:30pm. All are welcome. Image: Water Study 50, monotype, 30" x 30"

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Free

Gentle Yoga

March 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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April 2017

Music @ New Canaan Library: Sean Gaskell performs on the West African Kora

April 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Sean Gaskell will give a performance and educational demonstration on the Kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp from West Africa.

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Qigong/Tai Chi

April 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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ArtScapades: East Meets West: From Japonism to Impressionism

April 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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ArtScapades kicks off their spring lecture series at the New Canaan Library with a look at the influence of Japanese art and culture on French and American Impressionism.  From how Japanese art came to the attention of the West, to the elements that found their way in to the art of the day, this lecture will give you a new way to look at old favorites. ArtScapades will begin with a look at two of Japan’s master printmakers, Hokusai and…

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Spanish Language Meetup

April 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a free-flowing Spanish Language Meetup on the First and Third Mondays of the month. This class is best suited for students who have some experience with Spanish and want to practice language and conversation skills.

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Fairfield County Hospice House

April 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us as leaders from the Fairfield County Hospice House speak about the first house dedicated to hospice care in the state of Connecticut, scheduled to open in 2017. The house will be a place where people can spend their final days surrounded by family and friends in a home environment. Speakers will also answer general questions about hospice and end of life care. REGISTER HERE Julia Portale, is the Executive Director for the Fairfield County Hospice House. In her current role…

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Lunchtime Meditation

April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

April 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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“Looking at Privilege,” a Discussion with Debby Irving

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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In a joint collaboration, New Canaan Library and Interfaith Council of New Canaan are pleased to present a timely discussion entitled "Looking at Privilege," led by Debby Irving, author of "Waking up White." Ms. Irving will discuss her personal journey confronting the issue of white privilege in this illuminating talk about one individual’s experience coming to terms with the topic of race. Attendees will be encouraged to share their own experiences with bias, stereotypes, and tolerance in a guided interactive session. REGISTER HERE In…

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Japanese Language Meetup

April 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join our Japanese Language Meetup on the first and third Thursdays of the month. This class is intended to help students develop their conversational Japanese skills. Anyone who is motivated to learn Japanese language and culture is welcome!

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Med Ed Surgical Series: Keeping Your Digestive System in Top Shape

April 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn about the best practices and healthy choices to maintaining colon health, and details on various colon cancers, including metastatic colon cancers, with Dr. Csaba Gajdos and Dr. Marilee Freitas. REGISTER HERE Dr. Csaba Gajdos is primarily interested in the surgical management of cancers of the esophagus, stomach, small and large bowel, liver, biliary tree and pancreas. His work has been recognized with the following awards: Faculty Teaching Award for General Surgery Resident Education, Docs Rock Award, Best Clinical Paper…

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Free

Gentle Yoga

April 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Yale Science Diplomats: Big Bacteria, Big Pharma, Big Problems: What You Should Know About Antibiotics

April 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Antibiotics are truly a big part of our lives, but it’s hard to know what they are and how they really affect us. How do they work, and what parts do they play in medicine, agriculture, and history? Three scientists will lay out the real roles of antibiotics, including prescriptions and drug resistance, public health issues, and what big pharmaceuticals and academia are trying to do with them. Come join us for an insightful evening, no health insurance necessary! REGISTER…

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From Devastation to Conservation: Rebuilding in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan

April 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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When Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the Philippines in 2013, it was the strongest storm ever recorded. It exacted a horrific death toll while wreaking structural and environmental devastation across the country. After originally intending to visit the Philippines for only a short time to help rebuild a rural school, Marshall Mayer and the other founders of Young Pioneer Disaster Response ("YPDR") stayed to provide emergency and ongoing relief in a hard-hit area mostly ignored by large-scale efforts and the international…

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Qigong/Tai Chi

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Chinese Language Meetup

April 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join our Chinese Language Meetup every second and fourth Monday of the month with instructor Lucy Gao. This class is intended to help students develop basic and conversational Chinese skills.

Find out more »

Lunchtime Meditation

April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

April 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

Find out more »

Med Ed Surgical Series: Hernias: The Whole Story

April 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A full spectrum look at hernias by Dr. William Symons, abdominal surgeon, as he discusses different types of hernias, as well as diagnosis and treatment. REGISTER HERE Dr. William Symons, General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, and Surgery Critical Care, was the co-director of the Washington University Hernia Center and focused on complex hernia repairs and abdominal wall reconstructions. Click here for the full schedule of lectures.

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World Events, History, and Culture Book Group

April 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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All are welcome to join this monthly discussion of books on current and historical world events and international culture. This month’s book is: Campus Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know by Jonathan Zimmerman. Universities are usually considered bastions of the free exchange of ideas, but a recent tide of demonstrations across college campuses has called this belief into question, and with serious consequences. In Campus Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know, Zimmerman breaks down the dynamics of what is actually driving this…

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The Ragged Edge: A presentation by US Marine Michael Zacchea and CNBC Editor Ted Kemp

April 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Authors Michael Zacchea and Ted Kemp will discuss their book, “The Ragged Edge: A US Marine’s Account of Leading the Iraqi Army Fifth Battalion”. Deployed to Iraq in March 2004 after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein, US Marine Michael Zacchea’s team mission was to build, train, and lead in combat the first Iraqi Army battalion trained by the US military. Quickly, he realized he was faced with a nearly impossible task. Zacchea had little time and fewer resources to transform…

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French Language Meetup

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

Children’s Program Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a free-flowing French language exchange to practice your already acquired French language and conversation skills with instructor Colette Cote. The class meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month. Due to the conversational nature of this language exchange, the program is conducted in French and participants are expected to already have a strong grasp of the language and possess a certain level of comfort conversing

Find out more »
Free

Gentle Yoga

April 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Find out more »

Qigong/Tai Chi

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Med Ed Surgical Series: Exploring Urological Issues, Male and Female

April 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Dr. Michael Karellas will share his expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of common urological illnesses and disease. The discussion will cover disorders affecting the bladder, kidney, and prostate. REGISTER HERE Dr. Michael E. Karellas was formerly a member of the faculty at the Rugers Cancer Institute of new Jersey, serving as Director of the Bladder Cancer Program, and Co-director of the Testicular Cancer Program. He has authored numerous peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and has been the recipient of awards for…

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Spanish Language Meetup

April 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Children’s Program Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a free-flowing Spanish Language Meetup on the First and Third Mondays of the month. This class is best suited for students who have some experience with Spanish and want to practice language and conversation skills.

Find out more »

Lunchtime Meditation

April 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

April 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

Find out more »
Free

Music @ New Canaan Library: A Celtic Celebration with Áine Minogue

April 20 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join Áine Minogue (Irish harp/vocals) as she celebrates the symbolism of Spring in Ireland and the Celtic lands.

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Japanese Language Meetup

April 20 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join our Japanese Language Meetup on the first and third Thursdays of the month. This class is intended to help students develop their conversational Japanese skills. Anyone who is motivated to learn Japanese language and culture is welcome!

Find out more »
Free

Gentle Yoga

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Find out more »

Qigong/Tai Chi

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Defeat the Drought: Conserving Water in New Canaan

April 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The country is having a dry spell, but New Canaan is flush with knowledge and enthusiasm about water conservation. This Earth Day learn about the drought effecting our region in an informative presentation by an Aquarian Water company representative. Additionally, kids from the New Canaan Parents 4 Kids organization’s Young Entrepreneurs program will explain the various projects they’ve been working on to raise awareness about the drought, such as measuring rainfall and creating communal art, as well ideas they have…

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Qigong/Tai Chi

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

Find out more »

Chinese Language Meetup

April 24 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join our Chinese Language Meetup every second and fourth Monday of the month with instructor Lucy Gao. This class is intended to help students develop basic and conversational Chinese skills.

Find out more »

iPhone Basics Workshop

April 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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You own an iPhone, but are you aware of all the things it can do? Bring in your own device to learn the basics of using the iPhone, a well as some helpful tips and tricks! REGISTER HERE

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Look Up to the Stars

April 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us as one of America's favorite astronomers and well-known speakers, Kevin Manning, delivers an intriguing and thought-provoking exploration into our universe. REGISTER HERE Kevin Manning is an astronomer, author, and former consultant to NASA. Diverse audiences across America find a refreshing escape into galaxies beyond their own as Manning’s Look Up to the Stars programs consistently ignite curiosity and inquiry.

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Lunchtime Meditation

April 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

April 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

Find out more »

French Language Meetup

April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a free-flowing French language exchange to practice your already acquired French language and conversation skills with instructor Colette Cote. The class meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month. Due to the conversational nature of this language exchange, the program is conducted in French and participants are expected to already have a strong grasp of the language and possess a certain level of comfort conversing

Find out more »
Free

Gentle Yoga

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam yoga block to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Find out more »

Med Ed Surgical Series: Sports Orthopedics: Focus on Back and Shoulder

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Dr. Corrine VanBeek and Dr. Rudolph Taddonio will present an informative discussion on the prevention, management, and care of back and shoulder injuries in the adult population. REGISTER HERE Dr. Corinne VanBeek has enjoyed working with athletes of all ages both as a mentor and a physician devoted to helping them to regain function after injury. She equally dedicates herself to the aging population in treating degenerative pathologies including shoulder and elbow arthritis. She has published numerous book chapters, journal…

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Qigong/Tai Chi

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Free

The Hidden Treasures of Korea

April 30 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Come join us to learn about the hidden treasures of Korean art and modern Korea! The program will include the viewing of a DVD about Korean history and culture along with a demonstration of the traditional Korean wedding ceremony, in beautiful traditional costume. Following the program, traditional Korean meals will be served. Works of art, including paintings, objects, and costumes, will be on display. REGISTER HERE The Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project is a not-for-profit organization that was formed…

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May 2017

Qigong/Tai Chi

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Spanish Language Meetup

May 1 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a free-flowing Spanish Language Meetup on the First and Third Mondays of the month. This class is best suited for students who have some experience with Spanish and want to practice language and conversation skills.

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Lunchtime Meditation

May 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

May 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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Free

Music @ New Canaan Library: Francesco Barone

May 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for Homage to Segovia, a classical guitar performance with award-winning guitarist Francesco Barone. Spanish guitarist Andres Segovia (1893-1987) was considered the foremost guitarists of the 20th century and a pioneer in bringing the instrument to concert stage and giving it an international presence. Francesco Barone will be performing a program made up of works within the repertoire of the Spanish virtuoso, as well as a lute suite by Johann Sebastian Bach. Francesco Barone has performed throughout the Northeast United…

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Japanese Language Meetup

May 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join our Japanese Language Meetup on the first and third Thursdays of the month. This class is intended to help students develop their conversational Japanese skills. Anyone who is motivated to learn Japanese language and culture is welcome!

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Free

Gentle Yoga

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Med Ed Surgical Series: Common Concerns: Neurological and Spinal Health

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join Dr. Andrea Douglas, Neurosurgery, to learn about options to help treat various spinal and neurological conditions. REGISTER HERE Dr. Andrea Douglas is a board-certified neurosurgeon with a generalized cranial and spinal neurosurgical practice. She specializes in minimally invasive spinal decompression and fusion techniques for degenerative, scoliotic, traumatic and neoplastic spinal disorders. She has won numerous awards for scholarship and her clinical research. Click here for the full schedule of lectures.

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Qigong/Tai Chi

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Qigong/Tai Chi

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Chinese Language Meetup

May 8 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join our Chinese Language Meetup every second and fourth Monday of the month with instructor Lucy Gao. This class is intended to help students develop basic and conversational Chinese skills.

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Lunchtime Meditation

May 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

May 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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World Events, History, and Culture Book Group

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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All are welcome to join this monthly discussion of books on current and historical world events and international culture. This month’s book is: A Fortunate Universe: Life in a Finely Tuned Cosmos by Geraint F. Lewis and Luke A. Barnes. Over the last forty years, scientists have uncovered evidence that if the Universe had been forged with even slightly different properties, life as we know it - and life as we can imagine it - would be impossible. Tackling difficult questions…

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French Language Meetup

May 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

Children’s Program Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a free-flowing French language exchange to practice your already acquired French language and conversation skills with instructor Colette Cote. The class meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month. Due to the conversational nature of this language exchange, the program is conducted in French and participants are expected to already have a strong grasp of the language and possess a certain level of comfort conversing

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Free

Gentle Yoga

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Qigong/Tai Chi

May 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Qigong/Tai Chi

May 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Spanish Language Meetup

May 15 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Children’s Program Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a free-flowing Spanish Language Meetup on the First and Third Mondays of the month. This class is best suited for students who have some experience with Spanish and want to practice language and conversation skills.

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Lunchtime Meditation

May 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

May 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

Find out more »

Japanese Language Meetup

May 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join our Japanese Language Meetup on the first and third Thursdays of the month. This class is intended to help students develop their conversational Japanese skills. Anyone who is motivated to learn Japanese language and culture is welcome!

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Free

Gentle Yoga

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Qigong/Tai Chi

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Qigong/Tai Chi

May 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until May 22, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Chinese Language Meetup

May 22 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join our Chinese Language Meetup every second and fourth Monday of the month with instructor Lucy Gao. This class is intended to help students develop basic and conversational Chinese skills.

Find out more »

Lunchtime Meditation

May 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

May 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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Free

Music @ New Canaan Library: Donald Alfano

May 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a recital with commentary on Spanish and Latin American Piano music that spans from 1738 to 1965. This recital will offer a variety of piano solo repertoire from Spain and selected countries of Latin America, interspersed with brief spoken commentaries. The music performed, which spans over 200 years, will be represented by both well-known and more obscure composers. Donald Alfano is a pianist, educator, and author. Alfano has published articles in both American and foreign music journal.…

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French Language Meetup

May 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a free-flowing French language exchange to practice your already acquired French language and conversation skills with instructor Colette Cote. The class meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month. Due to the conversational nature of this language exchange, the program is conducted in French and participants are expected to already have a strong grasp of the language and possess a certain level of comfort conversing

Find out more »
Free

Gentle Yoga

May 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 26, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a calming session of gentle yoga with instructor Amanda Faulkner. Stretch, inhale, and exhale your way to a whole new you this New Year. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat and foam blocks to this free class. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Find out more »

Qigong/Tai Chi

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Lunchtime Meditation

May 31 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

May 31 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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June 2017

Qigong/Tai Chi

June 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 3, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A gentle Body-Mind-Spirit cultivation which consists of series of slow, meditative and dance like movements which help to increase stamina and vitality; reduce stress; enhance the immune system; better balance; and improve cardiovascular, respiratory, circulatory, lymphatic, and digestive functions. Lucy L. Gao was born in Tianjin, China. She is a certified Qigong/Tai Chi Instructor who graduated from the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. Lucy is also a certified Yoga Instructor. Besides teaching Qigong/ Tai Chi and Yoga classes, Lucy…

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Lunchtime Meditation

June 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

June 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

Find out more »

Lunchtime Meditation

June 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

June 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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World Events, History, and Culture Book Group

June 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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All are welcome to join this monthly discussion of books on current and historical world events and international culture.

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Lunchtime Meditation

June 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

June 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

Find out more »

Lunchtime Meditation

June 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

June 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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July 2017

Lunchtime Meditation

July 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Meditation offers countless benefits, including improved emotional regulation, focus, resilience, compassion, and mental and physical health. We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project: a local, secular meditation group dedicated to the study and practice of mindfulness meditation for people of all religious backgrounds. CMP’s teachings draw from a variety of meditation traditions, and in addition to regular, dedicated practice the group supports new and veteran practitioners with discussion and peer-to-peer learning.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

July 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2017

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

This weekly drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects.

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