Upcoming Events
Thursday April 15, 2021
WestonArts Acrylic Floral Painting
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Norfield Grange
12 Good Hill Road

Also an afternoon session, 2:00 to 4:00.
Celebrate the season of renewal by unleashing your artistic talents (with a little help, if needed) at WestonArts acrylic floral painting workshops taught by Weston artist Agata Tria. Also available on April 16, 17, and 18. Morning and afternoon sessions. $39 per person. A discount is available for groups.
WestonArts Paint & Sip Acrylic Painting
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Norfield Grange
12 Good Hill Road
Celebrate the season of renewal by unleashing your artistic talents (with a little help, if needed) at WestonArts evening Paint & Sip acrylic floral painting workshops taught by Weston artist Agata Tria. Also available on April 17. $39 per person. A discount is available for groups.
Saturday April 17, 2021
Terrarium-Making Event
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Norfield Grange
12 Good Hill Road
Make a miniature world of your own in a free terrarium-making event courtesy of the Weston Commission for the Arts. You will be given plants and potting material. All you need to bring is a wide-mouth jar and little things to decorate with.
Tuesday April 20, 2021
ArtScapades: Abstract Expressionism, Action Painting
7:00 pm
Zoom. From the Friends of the Weston Library.
ArtScapades explores artists who were first to combine gesture with abstraction, demonstrating the action of painting by splattering, pouring, and pulling paint across the canvas. The discussion includes the lives and works of important artists of the period, including Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, and Joan Mitchell.
Saturday April 24, 2021
Annual Town Budget Meeting
2:00 pm
Weston High School football stadium
Qualified voters meet to approve or amend Town, Board of Education, and Capital budgets for fiscal year 2021-22. Rain dates are May 1 and May 8.
Sunday April 25, 2021
Trash to Treasure Hunt
11:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Lachat Town Farm
A free Earth Day event at Lachat, featuring local artist Andy Reiss demonstrating trash-to-treasure sculpture making, a walk on Lachat’s new one-mile nature trail, advice about recycling and a new redeemables initiative, and a free native tree sapling, courtesy of the Weston Garden Club.
Tuesday April 27, 2021
“Fourteen Talks,” Advice for Parents of Tweens
7:00 pm
Sponsored by Weston Youth Services and ADAP of Weston
A live one-hour presentation and Q&A about navigating the complicated social world of early adolescence with Michelle Icard, author of “Fourteen Talks by Age Fourteen: The Essential Conversations You Need to Have with Your Kids Before They Start High School,” a guide and translator for parents working to reconcile their obligation to keep children safe with a tween’s need to separate themselves.
Author Talk: Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar
7:30 pm
Online program
Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar concludes a series of author talks from Saul Cohen-Schoke Jewish Family Service. The theme: Recover, Recharge and Rejoice: The Three R’s of a Wellness Toolkit. Dr. Ben-Shahar, co-founder of the Happiness Studies Academy, speaks about achieving happiness and rejoicing in life when circumstances are challenging.
Thursday April 29, 2021
Trash Talk: Solid Waste & Recycling
7:00 pm
Online from the Housatonic Resources Recovery Authority (HRRA)
A presentation and Q&A about the solid waste stream, a looming crisis, and how reducing, reusing, and recycling (the right way) can alleviate the problem and save you a lot of money in the process.
Monday May 17, 2021
United We Golf Tournament
Tashua Knolls Golf Course, Trumbull
The first annual “United We Golf” tournament, hosted by United Way of Coastal Fairfield County. “There will be good food, good friends and good socially-distanced fun for a good cause.” The $200 entry fee covers 18-hole tournament play, cart, contests, prizes, swag, and catered food. Extra features make the competition even more interesting.

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