Events

Exhibit

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New Exhibit: Art to the Max

October 7th 2016 until January 7th 2017

Image by Lynn Untermeyer Miller, Opening Reception, Friday, October 7 at 5:30 pm

The new exhibit  “Art to the Max”, opens on Friday, October 7 and will feature original art that graced Max’s windows from 1975-2014, including hand-drawn calendars by Nina Royce. Curated by Nina Bentley and Miggs Burroughs, it will include a recreation of Shirley Mellor’s “back office” decorated with cards and original art gifted to her by various local artists.

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Brickwalk Graphic

Purchase your Engraved Brick for our Walkway: Deadline Extended!

Events

Friday, May 27th, 2016
through Thursday, March 30th, 2017

All Day

Buy Your Engraved Brick Now

Deadline extended to March 30, 2017!  Due to a scheduling conflict, WHS has decided to delay installation of thenew Brickwalk Patio until spring. The good news is that you, your friends and business can still get a brick!

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New Exhibit: Art to the Max

Exhibits

Friday, October 7th, 2016
through Saturday, January 7th, 2017

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Image by Lynn Untermeyer Miller, Opening Reception, Friday, October 7 at 5:30 pm

The new exhibit  “Art to the Max”, opens on Friday, October 7 and will feature original art that graced Max’s windows from 1975-2014, including hand-drawn calendars by Nina Royce. Curated by Nina Bentley and Miggs Burroughs, it will include a recreation of Shirley Mellor’s “back office” decorated with cards and original art gifted to her by various local artists.

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Old Saugatuck 2016

Walk Through Saugatuck History with us

Tours

Saturday, October 8th, 2016

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for one of our most popular walking tours, a stroll through Old Saugatuck led by guide Bob Mitchell, WHS Board President. The tour begins at 3 p.m. and ends with a drink on the house at one of Saugatuck’s favorite haunts, the Black Duck.

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Frank Porto Band

Musical History Tour with Frank Porto Band

Events

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Musicians of a certain age will perform music of a certain vintage when the Connecticut-based Frank Porto Band performs tunes from the Big Band Era and the Great American Songbook here at WHS.

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I Don’t See My Shadow: A One Man Play

Events

Friday, October 21st, 2016

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Westporter Mike Krysiuk, who works in the Tax Collector’s Office, has taken a turn as a playwright to detail his experiences as the victim of drunken driver back when he was a student at Staples High School in the 1970s.

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Business District Walking Tour

Business District Walking Tour: National Hall & Post Rd East

Tours

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, October 22, for a walking tour of the town’s Business Center District and discover facts about such historic sites as National Hall and the former Westport Bank & Trust Company building. Both are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Suzanne Sheridan

An Evening of American Song: Coffeehouse at the Wheeler’s

Events

Friday, October 28th, 2016

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

WHS will celebrate the fourth anniversary of its Coffee Houses at the Wheeler’s  with an evening of music from the American Songbook, plus folk, country and Joni Mitchell songs, all performed by singer-songwriter Suzanne Sheridan of Westport and dulcimer player Robert Brereton of Sherman, Conn.

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