Things to do in Westport this weekend
Published 11:16 am, Friday, May 17, 2013
Itching to get out and enjoy the spring weather? Here's a list of things to do while you're out and about this weekend in Westport:
The hills are alive with the sound of handbells at 7 p.m. Friday at the "Music on the Hill" concert, featuring the Jubilate Ringers, at the Unitarian Church, 10 Lyons Plains Road. Admission is $20 at the door. To reserve tickets in advance, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Take a big-picture look at your health at the Wesport Weston Family Y's Holistic Health Day on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The event at the Y, 59 Post Road East, offers a variety of group fitness classes and activities that are open to all, regardless of Y membership. For more information, visit http://www.westporty.org
You don't have to wear a costume, but lots of people probably will, for the Westport Public Library's first "Comic-Con," a celebration of comics and their characters, on Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. The event, besides costumed attendees, will feature a drawing workshop, card and video games, a trivia contest and artwork from area high school students. The library is at 20 Jesup Road. To register, call 203-291-4809 or visit http://www.westportlibrary.org. Admission is $8 at the door.
Enjoy a concert by the Ardelia Trio at 3 p.m. Sunday in the home of Myra and Paul Goldberg. Tickets are $25 and a reception will follow. Presented by the Connecticut Alliance for Music, reservations are required. Call 203-319-8271 for details and directions.
If your musical tastes run more to rock and roll, then you'll want to catch "Rave On!" a performance of Buddy Holly and Roy Orbison music by Chris Roselle, Peter Farley and Don Guinta Sunday at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Westport Public Library, 20 Jesup Road. Admission is free. Call 203-291-4800 for information.
Curtain going ... down. But before it does for the last time, an extra performance of A.R. Gurney's "The Dining Room" will be staged at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Court. For information, call 203-227-4177 or check http:// http://www.westportplayhouse.org