RIDGEFIELD, Conn. Students in Ridgefield have another short week because of Rosh Hashanah. Here are some of the events happening this week. For more, visit our events page.
Monday, Sept. 17
Rosh Hashanah: All Day. The Ridgefield Public Schools are closed for the day to celebrate the Jewish New Year. Ridgefield Public Schools, Ridgefield.
Jay & Ray perform Music: 11 to 11:45 a.m. Jay and Ray will perform fun-loving songs from Music for Aardvarks for children ages 7 and under accompanied by an adult. Ridgefield Parks & Recreation, 195 Danbury Road, Ridgefield.
Tuesday, Sept. 18
Ridgefield Rotary Sunrise and Quality Living: 7 a.m. The Ridgefield Rotary Sunrise has invited the Ridgefield Visiting Nurses Association to speak at its meeting. Eloise Barron will talk about the various services that the RVNA provides and its initiatives to improve the quality of life for residents. Dimitri's Diner, 18 Prospect St., Ridgefield.
Writers Guild of Ridgefield: 7 to 9 p.m. Writers network and talk about their craft. New members welcome. Ridgefield Library, 21 Governor St., Ridgefield.
Board of Finance: 7:30 to 9 p.m. The Ridgefield Board of Finance holds its regularly scheduled meeting. Ridgefield Town Hall, 400 Main St., Ridgefield.
Wednesday, Sept. 19
Holistic Healing Presentation: 10:30 a.m. to noon. The Laurel Ridge Recreation Department hosts a Holistic Health Presentation with presenters Colleen Olphie-Lippmann and Dr. Hannah Eucker, both of whom are Ridgefield practitioners. Laurel Ridge Health Care Center, 642 Danbury Road, Ridgefield.
Public Hearing on Deer Hunt: 7 p.m. A public hearing will be held to receive comments on the following proposed locations for the 2012-13 controlled deer hunt: Levy Park, Shadow Lake, Laurel Lane, Linden Road, Scodon Drive/Pheasant Lane, Between Old Trolley and Shadow Lake, Ridgefield Municipal Golf Course, Reed Park, Spectacle Swamp, Schlumberger property and Keeler Court. Annex Board of Education Meeting Room, 66 Prospect St., Ridgefield.
Board of Selectmen: 7:30 to 9 p.m. The Board of Selectmen will hold its regularly scheduled meeting. Ridgefield Town Hall, 400 Main St., Ridgefield.
Thursday, Sept. 20
Community Carnival: 6 to 10 p.m. Its the Ridgefield Chamber of Commerces first annual Community Carnival. It will continue this weekend with rides, games and many other activities. Ridgefield Parks and Recreation, 195 Danbury Road, Ridgefield.
Tommy Emmanuel: 8 to 11 p.m. Two-time Grammy nominee Tommy Emmanuel is one of Australia's most respected musicians. He will perform with his unique finger-style guitar playing. Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 E. Ridge Road, Ridgefield.
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