RIDGEFIELD, Conn. Heres a look at the events taking place around Ridgefield this week, including government meetings and other community events. Check our events page for more.
Monday, August 6
Pre-Tournament Celebration: Noon 10: 30 p.m. In support of the Honorine St. Jude Golf Classic, the tavern is hosting an all-day pre-tournament celebration, donating 20 percent of the day's gross receipts to the foundation. Patrons can enjoy the legendary fare, generous drinks and lively atmosphere while registering for the tournament and toasting fellow golfers. Little Pub, 59 Ethan Allen Highway, Ridgefield.
Non-Fiction Book Club: 79 p.m. The Nonfictioneers, Ridgefield Librarys non-fiction book club will be meeting to discuss Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms, and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories by Simon Winchester. Ridgefield Library, 472 Main St., Ridgefield.
Wizard of Oz: 7 p.m. The Hampstead Stage Company will perform The Wizard of Oz for children ages 5 and older. Ridgefield Parks and Recreation Center, 195 Danbury Road, Ridgefield.
Tuesday, August 7
Corrugated Gardens: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Join Aldrich exhibiting artist James Grashow to design and create a corrugated garden in the museum sculpture garden for all of the community to enjoy. Art Daze I, 9-11 a.m. is for children ages 4-6. Art Daze II, 1-4 p.m. is for children ages 7-10. The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 258 Main St, Ridgefield.
Summertime Concert: 7-10 p.m. As a part of the CHIP summer concert series the Arianna Gilles Band will perform at Ballard Park. Ballard Park, Main Street, Ridgefield.
Wednesday, August 8
Cross Pond Swim: 11 a.m. to noon. Advanced swimmers 17 and older are invited to swim at Martin Park Beach. Martin Park Beach, 3 Great Pond Road, Ridgefield.
Wine Tasting: 7:308:30 p.m. Ancona's Wines and Liquors is hosting a Best of the Outback wine tasting, where Anconas will share some of its favorite Australian wines. Ancona's Wines and Liquors, 720 Branchville Road, Ridgefield.
Thursday, August 9
Founders Hall Book Discussion: 3:30-5 p.m. Join the library for a monthly book discussion led by Mary Rindfleisch, Ridgefield Library Assistant Director. Ridgefield Library, 472 Main St., Ridgefield.
Sculpt Your Books 68 p.m. As a part of the Aldrichs Makers Night, artist Jane Lubin will host a workshop on how to turn an old book into a piece of art by using the pages, paint, glue, and other items to create a book sculpture. The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 258 Main St, Ridgefield.
Summertime Concert: 710 p.m. Spuyten Duyvil will join the many artists who have performed at Ballard Park as a part of the CHIP summer concert in the park. Ballard Park, Main Street, Ridgefield.
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