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Featured Event:

On Friday, April 26, 2019, The Divorce Mediation Center of Ridgefield / Danbury, LLC and Price Financial, LLC is hosting their next Divorce Workshop at Price Financial in Wilton, CT. Divorce Resource CT, LLC (a Second Saturday program)

THE LINEUP: Rosemarie Ferrante, Esq., Hollis Nyden, CDFA, Kelley Hopkins Alvarez, LPC, Jami Bertini, Life & Divorce Coach. Together, the team takes a deeper look into the legal, financial and emotional aspects of the divorce process.

LEGAL: Rosemarie will discuss your options for proceeding with divorce in Connecticut: litigation, collaborative divorce and mediation. Rosemarie will also discuss the legal process for divorce in Connecticut.

FINANCIAL: Hollis will discuss what you need to gather now to prepare yourself financially for divorce. Learn what some of the most common pitfalls are and how to avoid them, as well as the tax consequences and how to avoid them.

EMOTIONAL: Kelley and Jami will discuss topics such as how to take care of yourself during the difficult and painful process of separation and/or divorce. Kelley will give you grounding tools to help you be less reactive when triggered by issues surrounding your separation and/or divorce. She will illustrate how the use of mindfulness can help you have more productive conversations, and guide you in making empowered decisions for you and your family You will learn to develop and prioritize your own self-care, which will keep you healthy through this process. Jami will guide you through two exercises that will give you a stronger sense of your own personal strengths and help you identify who you are when you are acting as your best-self. She will guide you in setting an intention for your divorce process and your next chapter.

We take your privacy very seriously and we understand the sensitivity of what you are going through. You can find comfort in the fact that all of your questions and any personal information you provide in this workshop will be kept 100% confidential. This complimentary event will begin at 10 am. Reserve your spot by RSVPing via email to rferrante@divorcemediationct.com or hhardiman@pricefinancialgroup.com.

Please make sure to rsvp so we know how many to expect and can keep you apprised of any changes!!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/divorce-101-tickets-59574735638

Arts

Thu., 05/02, 5:30 pm - 7 pm, Arts, Evening for Educators: The Art of Taking Risks, Aldrich Museum


Sun., 05/05, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm, Arts, Gallery Tour, Aldrich Museum
Tue., 05/07, 10 am - 11 am, Arts, Studio Tots: Playing with Playdough, Aldrich Museum
Tue., 05/07, 10 am - 11 am, Arts, Studio Tots: Playing with Playdough, Aldrich Museum
Sat., 05/11, 7 pm to 10 pm, Arts, Aldrich House Party, Aldrich Museum

Civic

Mon., 04/22, 7:00pm, Civic, Board of Education Regular Meeting, Town Hall


Mon., 04/22, 7:30pm, Civic, Conservation Commission, Town Hall
Tue., 04/23, 10:00am, Civic, Blight Prevention Board Meeting, Town Hall
Tue., 04/23, 7:30pm, Civic, AAC/VDC Meeting, Town Hall
Tue., 04/23, 7:30pm, Civic, IWB/PZC Meeting, Town Hall
Thu., 04/25, 7:00pm, Civic, WPCA, Town Hall
Fri., 04/26, 2:00pm, Civic, Local Stormwater Sub-Committee Meeting, Town Hall
Sat., 04/27, 9:00am to 12:00pm, Civic, Tax Office is Open, Town Hall
Sat., 04/27, All Day, Civic, Rid Litter Days, Town Hall
Sun., 04/28, All Day, Civic, Rid Litter Days, Town Hall
Mon., 04/29, 7:00pm, Civic, ZBA Meeting, Town Hall
Wed., 05/01, 7:00pm, Civic, Ridgefield Youth Commission, Town Hall
Wed., 05/01, 8:00am, Civic, Ridgefield Housing Authority, Town Hall
Wed., 05/01, 8:30am - 7:00pm, Civic, 4th Quarter Taxes Due **Last Day**, Town Hall
Thu., 05/02, 7:00pm, Civic, Deer Management Implementation Committee Meeting, Town Hall
Sat., 05/04, 6:00pm - 11:00pm, Civic, 2019 Great Expectations Gala, Town Hall
Mon., 05/06, 7:30pm, Civic, Annual Town Meeting, Town Hall
Mon., 05/06, 7:30pm, Civic, Arts Council Meeting, Town Hall
Tue., 05/07, 5:30pm, Civic, Lyme Connection, Town Hall
Tue., 05/07, 7:30pm, Civic, IWB/PZC Meeting, Town Hall
Wed., 05/08, 7:30pm, Civic, Conservation Commission, Town Hall
Thu., 05/09, 7:00pm, Civic, Parking Authority, Town Hall
Thu., 05/09, 7:00pm, Civic, Police Commission Meeting, Town Hall
Thu., 05/09, 7:30pm, Civic, Parking Appeals, Town Hall

Clubs

Tue., 04/23, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Club, Scrabble Club, Ridgefield Public Library


Tue., 04/30, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Club, Scrabble Club, Ridgefield Public Library

Comedy

Sun., 04/28, 8:30 PM, Comedy, FRANK CALIENDO (RESCHEDULED DATE), The Ridgefield Playhouse


Sat., 05/04, 10:30 AM, Comedy, Improv skills for teens, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Sat., 05/04, 8:00 PM, Comedy, Wayne Brady, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Fri., 05/10, 8:00 PM, Comedy, Nancy and Beth, Featuring Megan Mullally and Stephanie Hunt, The Ridgefield Playhouse

Concert

Wed., 04/24, 8:00 PM, Concert, MARTIN BARRE: CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF JETHRO TULL, The Ridgefield Playhouse


Fri., 04/26, 8:00 PM, Concert, BRUCE HORNSBY & THE NOISEMAKERS, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Sat., 04/27, 7:00 PM, Concert, 21st Century Broadway - Ridgefield Chorale's spring concert, Ridgefield High School Auditorium, 700 N. Salem Road, Ridgefield,
Sat., 04/27, 8:30 PM, Concert, ARRIVAL FROM SWEDEN THE MUSIC OF ABBA, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Wed., 05/01, 8:00 PM, Concert, Beth Hart A Special Solo Performance, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Fri., 05/03, 8:00 PM, Concert, Chris Botti, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Sun., 05/05, 8:00 PM, Concert, The Winery Dogs, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Sun., 05/05, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Concert, Ridgefield Folk with the Jacob Jolliff Band, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 8:00 PM, Concert, Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Thu., 05/09, 8:00 PM, Concert, Kip Moore: Room To Spare, The Ridgefield Playhouse
Sat., 05/11, 8:00 PM, Concert, Spring Ahead, Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra, Symphony No. 1 "Spring", Robert Schumann

Family

Sat., 04/27, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Family, Family Game Day, Ridgefield Public Library


Tue., 05/07, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Family, Scrabble Club, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Family, 3D Game Design, Ridgefield Public Library
Mon., 04/22, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Food, Food for Thought: A Culinary Book Discussion Group, Ridgefield Public Library

Fundraiser

Thu., 04/25, 6:30 PM, Fundraiser, FASHION AT IT'S FINEST TO BENEFIT ANN'S PLACE, The Ridgefield Playhouse


Fri., 04/26, 6 pm - 11 pm, Fundraiser, ACT of CT Gala, ACT of CT
Sat., 04/27, , Fundraiser, 2019 Benefit Bash - The Aldrich, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 258 Main Street, Ridgefield,
Sat., 05/04, 6:00 PM, Fundraiser, Great Expectations, Ridgefield Public Library
Sun., 05/05, 12:30 PM, Fundraiser, A Casual Dining Experience with Dara, Keeler Tavern
Thu., 05/09, 6:00 PM, Fundraiser, Meals on Wheels Gallo Guest Bartender Night, Gallo Ridgefield, 5 Grove St, Ridgefield
Fri., 05/10, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM, Fundraiser, Friends of the Library Children's Book Sale, Ridgefield Public Library
Sat., 05/11, 9 am - 12 pm, Fundraiser, Document Shredding Day, Lion's Club event, Parking lot at 94 Danbury Rd
Sat., 05/11, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Fundraiser, Friends of the Library Children's Book Sale, Ridgefield Public Library

Health

Wed., 05/08, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Health, RVNA Blood Pressure Screening, Ridgefield Public Library

History

Sat., 04/27, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM, History, The 1777 Danbury Raid and the Battle of Ridgefield, Ridgefield Public Library

Kids

Sat., 04/20, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Kids, Silly Mice Storytime, Ridgefield Public Library


Mon., 04/22, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Kids, Storytime, Ridgefield Public Library
Mon., 04/22, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Kids, Earth Keepers, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/23, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Kids, Mother Goose, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/23, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Kids, Kinder Ready Storytime, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 04/24, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM, Kids, Terrific Twos, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 04/24, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM, Kids, Baby & Me, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 04/24, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, Kids, FATE Role Playing, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 04/25, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM, Kids, Terrific Twos, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 04/25, 2:00 PM - 2:40 PM, Kids, Stories Alive for 3s, 4s & 5s, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 04/25, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Kids, Move and Play with Pilobolus, Ridgefield Public Library
Fri., 04/26, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Kids, Dance and Create with Pilobolus, Ridgefield Public Library
Mon., 04/29, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Kids, Storytime, Ridgefield Public Library
Mon., 04/29, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Kids, Earth Keepers, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/30, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Kids, Mother Goose, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/30, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Kids, Kinder Ready Storytime, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/01, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM, Kids, Terrific Twos, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/01, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM, Kids, Baby & Me, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/01, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Kids, Homeschool LEGO Freebuild, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/01, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Kids, Lego Free Build, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/01, 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM, Kids, Couri Educational Series Public Speaking Sessions, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/02, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM, Kids, Terrific Twos, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/02, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Kids, Ridgefield Parent Circles: 8th Grade, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/02, 2:00 PM - 2:40 PM, Kids, Stories Alive for 3s, 4s & 5s, Ridgefield Public Library
Sun., 05/05, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Kids, Teen Slam Poetry, Ridgefield Public Library
Mon., 05/06, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Kids, Storytime, Ridgefield Public Library
Mon., 05/06, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Kids, Reader's Theater, Ridgefield Public Library
Mon., 05/06, 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM, Kids, Couri Educational Series Public Speaking Sessions, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 05/07, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Kids, Mother Goose, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 05/07, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Kids, Kinder Ready Storytime, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 05/07, 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM, Kids, Dinosaur Digs, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM, Kids, Terrific Twos, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM, Kids, Baby & Me, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Kids, Page Masters, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Kids, LEGO Robotics Grades 4-6, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Kids, LEGO Robotics Grades 7-12, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/09, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM, Kids, Terrific Twos, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/09, 2:00 PM - 2:40 PM, Kids, Stories Alive for 3s, 4s & 5s, Ridgefield Public Library
Fri., 05/10, 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Kids, Stuffed Animal Sleepover, Ridgefield Public Library
Sat., 05/11, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Kids, Stuffed Animal Sleepover Storytime, Ridgefield Public Library
Sat., 05/11, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Kids, Read to ROAR Therapy Dogs, Ridgefield Public Library

Lecture

Sun., 04/28, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Lecture, ARTalk: Award-Winning Landscape Architecture with Principal, Robert Golde, Ridgefield Public Library


Sat., 05/11, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM, Lecture, Civility at Home: A Community Conversation with Will Haskell and Harry Arora, Ridgefield Public Library

Literati

Sat., 04/20, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Literati, Fairfield County Writers Group - Write In, Ridgefield Public Library


Sat., 04/20, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Literati, Poetry By Heart led by Andrew Levine, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 04/24, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Literati, A.M. Book Group, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 04/25, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Literati, Poetry Celebration: An Intergenerational Performance and Reading, Ridgefield Public Library
Fri., 04/26, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Literati, Poetry Discussion Group with Dr. Alan Holder, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/01, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Literati, Next Chapter Book Club, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/02, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Literati, Murder by the Book, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/02, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Literati, Potterheads, Ridgefield Public Library
Sat., 05/04, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Literati, Poetry By Heart led by Andrew Levine, Ridgefield Public Library
Sat., 05/04, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Literati, Caffe' Italiano Italian Discussion Group, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 05/07, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Literati, Nonfictioneers, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Literati, Next Chapter Book Club, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/09, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM, Literati, Founders Hall Book Discussion, Ridgefield Public Library

Movies

Fri., 04/26, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Movies, Friday Flicks, Ridgefield Public Library


Sat., 04/27, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, Movies, RIFF Kid's Film Festival, Ridgefield Public Library
Fri., 05/03, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Movies, Friday Flicks, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Movies, Italian Film and Conversation, Ridgefield Public Library
Fri., 05/10, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Movies, Friday Flicks, Ridgefield Public Library

Musical

Sat., 04/27, 1:00 PM, Musical, STUART LITTLE, The Ridgefield Playhouse


Sun., 04/28, 4:00 PM, Musical, IN THE MOOD A 1940S MUSICAL REVUE, The Ridgefield Playhouse

Networking

Thu., 05/02, 8 am - 9 am, Networking, Rise & Shine Networking Group, Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce, Town Hall, lower level small conference room, 400 Main Street, Ridgefield


Thu., 05/09, 8 am - 9 am, Networking, Rise & Shine Networking Group, Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce, Town Hall, lower level small conference room, 400 Main Street, Ridgefield

Theater

Sat., 05/11, 12:00 PM, Theater, Met Opera in HD at Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield Public Library

Workshop

Mon., 04/22, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Workshop, Mindfulness and Meditation, Ridgefield Public Library


Tue., 04/23, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Workshop, Make a Kentucky Derby Hat, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/23, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Workshop, Ridgefield Parent Circles: 8th Grade (3), Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/23, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Workshop, Programming in Scratch, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/23, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM, Workshop, The Art of Retirement - Part 1, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 04/24, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Workshop, Tech Tricks: Introduction to iPhone, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 04/24, 12:00pm to 1:15pm, Workshop, Release Stress and Anxiety with Medical Qigong Movement/Wellness Education Series, Parks and Recreation
Wed., 04/24, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Workshop, Make an Accordion Book!, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 04/24, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Workshop, Saving Some of You For You: Passion Projects For All-In Parents, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 04/25, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Workshop, Ridgefield Parent Circles: 8th Grade (3), Ridgefield Public Library
Sun., 04/28, 4:00pm to 5:15pm, Workshop, Restorative Yoga with Sarah (ages 14+), Parks and Recreation
Tue., 04/30, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Workshop, Ridgefield Parent Circles: 8th Grade (3), Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/30, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Workshop, Programming in Scratch, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 04/30, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM, Workshop, The Art of Retirement - Part 2, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/01, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Workshop, Chair Yoga, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/02, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM, Workshop, What the Heck is iCloud?, Ridgefield Public Library
Thu., 05/02, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM, Workshop, Ridgefield Parent Circles: High School, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 05/07, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Workshop, Ridgefield Parent Circles: High School, Ridgefield Public Library
Tue., 05/07, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM, Workshop, Tween Writing Workshop, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Workshop, Ridgefield Parent Circles: High School, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Workshop, Tech Tricks: Podcasts with iPhone, Ridgefield Public Library
Wed., 05/08, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Workshop, The Formula for Resume and Interview Success with Stephen Surace, Ridgefield Public Library
Fri., 05/10, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Workshop, Ridgefield Parent Circles: High School, Ridgefield Public Library
Sat., 05/11, 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM, Workshop, Shutterbugs, Ridgefield Public Library


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