Orange Community Women Present Mad Science!

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Jan 232020

Here is a fun family event for all ages, mark your calendar for Saturday, Jan. 25 at 3 p.m. when the Orange Community Women present Mad Science at the High Plains Community Center, 525 Orange Center Road.

Mad Science stage shows have been captivating audiences of all ages for more than 30 years. 

This spectacular show thrills audiences with impressive science experiments including foggy dry ice storms and giant beach balls floating in the air.

Advance tickets are $5 (or $7 at the door) get yours now by contacting Michelle at 203-605-4383 or by e-mail at fbailey1@optonline.net or from any member of OCW

Free Suzuki Pillow Concert In Orange

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Dec 072017

On the heels of international artists Sirena Huang and Claudio Suzin Rodriguez, The Suzuki Music School’s ‘Pillow Concert’ series continue with a performance by it’s Orange campus’s ‘Suzuki All-Stars,’ on Sunday, Dec. 10, from 3 – 4 p.m.
The ‘All-Stars’ will be performing (violin, viola, cello, and flute) at the Library at St Barbara’s, 480 Racebrook Road, Orange.
‘Pillow Concerts’ are short concerts suitable for the whole family, and children are encouraged to bring a pillow and sit close to the performers.
Tickets are free but limited, so reserve yours today at  https://www.suzukischools.org, they go quickly!

Shabbat Across America on March 6

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Mar 012015

Screen Shot 2015-02-13 at 2.33.51 PMTurn an ordinary Friday night into something extraordinary — Congregation Or Shalom, 205 Old Grassy Hill Road celebrates Shabbat Across America on Friday, March 6 at 6 p.m.

Hundreds of synagogues across the continent will take part in an historic national Jewish event to celebrate what unifies all Jews — Shabbat! Everyone is invited… singles, couples, families — all ages.

That’s the magic of Shabbat Across America and Shabbat Across Canada. By participating in this continent wide event, you will not only have the opportunity to experience Shabbat, but you will be sharing your experience with tens of thousands of Jews across North America.

Siddur presentation at 7 p.m. Service.

NOTE: Reservations were due by Wednesday, Feb. 24.

Originally Published on: Feb 13, 2015 @ 15:16

Movies, Book Club, Crafts and Air Conditioning At The Library

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Jul 112013

Case_memorial_library_orange_ct_usaCase Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, offers the following events this month.

Oscar Film: The Impossible

Monday, July 15 at 7:00 PM
Wednesday, July 17 at 1:00 PM (with subtitles)

An account of a family caught, with tens of thousands of strangers, in the mayhem of one of the worst natural catastrophes of our time.
Nominated for the Oscar for Leading Actress (Naomi Watts).

Books and Breakfast Morning Book Discussion Group:
The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

Tuesday, July 16 at 10:00 AM

Vanessa Diffenbaugh’s mesmerizing, moving, and elegantly written debut novel beautifully weaves past and present, creating a vivid portrait of an unforgettable young woman whose gift for flowers helps her change the lives of others even as she struggles to overcome her own troubled past.
Discussion led by Carol Davidson. Check for copies at the Circulation Desk. Refreshments will be served.

Teen Crafternoon! Friendship Bracelets & Earbud Craft

Thursday, July 18, 2:00-3:30 PM

We’re doing two great crafts today! Design a friendship bracelet for yourself or a friend. Personalize your earbuds and keep them from getting tangled with an easy, colorful craft!
To do the earbud craft, bring your own earbuds or purchase a pair from the Library for $3; we’ve got the rest of the supplies.

Oscar-Winning Animated Film: Brave

Saturday, July 20 at 1:00 PM

93 minutes. Rated PG. Bring a light snack; we’ll provide juice.

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone.


Orange Celebrates Earth Day at the SmartLiving Center Today — Family Fun

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Apr 202013

File photo from past event at the SmartLiving Center

File photo from past event at the SmartLiving Center

Celebrate Earth Day at the SmartLiving Center, 297 Boston Post Road, Saturday, April 20, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

A full day of exhibits, shows and fun activities are planned for kids of all ages. The Orange Volunteer Fire Department will have its rescue truck there from 12 – 3; Lushe’s Diner will have free samples of their famous homemade donuts; and the Orange Recycling Committee will be on hand to show how easy and important it is to recycle. Much, much more will be going on throughout the day – check out the flyer for a listing of some of the exciting activities and programs planned for Earth Day 2013. Free Admission.

Expand your energy awareness at Earth Day at the SmartLiving™ Center right here in Orange! The SmartLiving™ Center is an interactive, professionally staffed facility right here in Orange. This educational facility is geared toward teaching residents how to use energy wisely while keeping an eye on the environment and not sacrificing comfort or style.

This is a perfect place to celebrate Earth Day, which aims to inspire awareness of and appreciation for the earth’s environment.

Originally published April 16 at 2:27 p.m.

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