Things to do in Westport this weekend
Published 11:47 am, Friday, December 6, 2013
Having trouble getting in the swing of the holidays? Take time to recharge and join in the spirited fun this weekend in Westport:
Visit "Six times Six," an exhibit of work by photographer Richard Frank on display in the Westport Library's Riverwalk Level, 20 Jesup Road. The works will be on display through March 31 during regular library hours. For more information, call 203-291-4800 or visit www.westportlibrary.org
If you absolutely, positively, have to go out shopping Saturday, you can do it kid-free, thanks to Earthplace, 10 Woodside Lane. They get to participate in nature-themed programs at the center while you brave the stores. The hours are 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m .and 1 to 4 p.m. The cost for members is $36 for a three-hour block of activities, and $45 for non-members. Open for children age 3 and up. Visit www.earthplace.org for details.
The Westport Community Theatre showcases the less-reverent side of the holidays with "Mrs. Bob Cratchit's Wild Christmas Binge" this weekend at Westport Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Avenue. Performances are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20. For tickets and information, call 203-226-1983 or visit www.westportcommunitytheatre.com
Visit the Holiday Book/Gift Sale on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road. Find more details at www.westportlibrary.org or call 203-291-4800.
Take a tour of some distinctive Westport homes decked out as holiday showplaces on the annual Holiday House Tour sponsored by the Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place, on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are $40 for members and $50 for non-members if purchased in advance. A related event, "Eat, Drink and Be MAR-ry" party, designer Mar Jennings, will be held at the Terrain store, 561 Post Road East, from 6 to 9 p.m. Party tickets are $75. Call 203-222-1424 or visit www.westporthistory.org for tickets and information.