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The 2023 Habitat House Party: Blueprint for Housing Justice

Habitat NYC and Westchester ReStore 470 Nepperhan Ave, Yonkers, NY, United States

Join us in amplifying Habitat NYC and Westchester’s impact across the region at our new flagship ReStore for a spectacular evening of cocktails, shopping, and more. For almost 40 years, Habitat for Humanity New York City and Westchester County has advanced a more just housing future by developing, preserving, and advocating for affordable homeownership. For this year's Habitat House Party, we're excited to host two exceptional events in New York City and Westchester County. Join us at our new flagship ReStore in Yonkers for a spectacular evening uplifting our Honorees, celebrating this year’s Habby Award winners, and enjoying a unique retail experience at the county's exciting new shopping destination for furniture and home décor, all while the DJ spins. We look forward to seeing you as we raise crucial funds, and forge new partnerships integral to our collective work towards a more just housing future across New York and beyond. Location: Habitat NYC and Westchester ReStore (470 Nepperhan Ave, Yonkers) Date: Tuesday, November 14 Time: 6:30PM - 10:00PM

Event Series Darien Farmer’s Market

Darien Farmer’s Market

Fairfield County's mid-week stop for local food! VEGETABLES & FRUIT• FLOWERS • MEAT •BREAD •BAKED GOODS Join your favorite farmers and food producers each week at the Goodwives Shopping Center in Darien, Connecticut! VENDORS: Badass Bagels (Westpot, CT): sourdough bagels Gazy Brothers Farm (Oxford, CT): vegetables, herbs, flowers, and plants Newgate Farm (Windsor, CT): small fruits and berries, greenhouse, cut flowers, and baked goods Ox Hollow Farm (Roxbury, CT): hormone and antibiotic-free, pasture-raised Angus beef, pork and poultry Riverbank Farm (Roxbury, CT): certified organic vegetables, herbs, fruit, flowers, vegetarian prepared foods, and seedlings Seacost Mushrooms (Niantic,CT) Local gourmet mushrooms Smith's Acres (Niantic, CT): Wave Hill Bread (Norwalk, CT): Artisanal breads and pastries, made with organic and whole grain ingredients Woodland Farm (South Glastonbury, CT): Apples, pears, berries and other seasonal fruit

Story Time (18mo-3yrs) at the Bedford Hills Free Library

Bedford Hills Free Library 26 Main Street, Bedford Hills, NY, United States

Little Folks & Friends 18 months - 3 years Wednesdays at 10:30 We embrace the boundless energy of toddlers and focus on stories, singing, and movement. Storytimes are centered on a theme to increase vocabulary and knowledge of a subject. Toddlers learn sounds, letter/number recognition, and language patterns while having fun with their caregivers and peers. Please sign up for the series. Walk-ins are also welcome!

Event Series Watercolor Paint Break

Watercolor Paint Break

katonah reading room 19 edgemont rd, Katonah, NY, United States

Katonah Reading Room welcomes ALL level of artist, from beginner to established, to join them at their weekly watercolor paint break. Bring your own art supplies or purchase some of ours and come to paint in community. Grab some lunch, have a coffee, and hang out and meet new art-interested folks. Add some color to your life. Sessions are free and open to walk-ins. Join us. Check out our website for more information, or follow us on social media @katonahreadingroom


Thanksgiving Luncheon

Lapham Community Center 677 South Ave, New Canaan, CT, United States

A Special Evening with Ray Isle, Executive Wine Editor of FOOD & WINE Magazine and Justin Miller, Owner and Wine Director of Craftbottlz at The Carriage Barn

Carriage Barn Arts Center 681 South Ave, New Canaan, CT, United States

Join us for a presentation, tasting and book signing of Ray’s new book The World In A Wine Glass.  Enjoy cheese pairings from Plum Plums Cheese. Ray is an award-winning journalist and one of the world’s most dynamic wine personalities.  His new book offers an insider’s guide to artisanal, sustainable, extraordinary wines to drink now. Please rsvp and reserve your copy below. Wine tasting event, presentation & signed book $100, additional guest $50


Tea Tasting at Grace Farms

Grace Farms 365 Lukes Wood Road, New Canaan, CT, United States

Step into the glass-enclosed Pavilion to experience teas from around the world in an interactive tasting that celebrates the impact of sustainably and ethically sourced..

Free Flower Event to Raise Awareness of Loneliness at the Lounsbury House

Lounsbury House Ridgefield, CT, United States

Know someone who might be lonely this holiday season? Join the SOAR TOGETHER TEAM to honor CT's first holiday loneliness awareness day at the Lounsbury House in Ridgefield Shine a light on the national epidemic of loneliness and create awareness by creating individualized Flower Power arrangements to deliver to someone who will immediately benefit from the uplifting flowers. Pick up pre-made arrangements to give to those who need a boost, or if you know of multiple people needing a boost - let the team know in advance FREE EVENT

Leann Rimes at the Ridgefield Playhouse

The Ridgefield Playhouse 80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT, United States

LeAnn Rimes is an international multi-platinum selling acclaimed singer and ASCAP award-winning songwriter. She has sold more than 48 million units globally, won 2 Grammy® Awards; 12 Billboard Music Awards; 2 World Music Awards; 3 Academy of Country Music Awards; 2 Country Music Association Awards and one Dove Award. At 14, Rimes won “Best New Artist” making her the youngest solo artist to take home a Grammy® Award, and at 15, she became the first country artist to win “Artist of the Year” at the Billboard Music Awards. Visit Bailey’s Backyard (23 Bailey Ave, Ridgefield) for dinner before the show and enjoy 10% off your check when tickets are presented!

Venn Mini Facials Popup at Scout and Duchess

Venn is Popping up at both locations to offer mini facials! $50 that can be used towards product and when you book you will receive a gift with purchase! Balance your skin's microbiome using ancient Korean techniques customized to your face to create healthier, stronger, and more resilient skin. Folks can book online at and November 17th at Duchess and 18th at Scout! $50 - which can also be applied towards Venn product