NEW CANAAN, Conn. – Here's a look at some events happening around New Canaan this weekend. For more listings, visit our Events calendar.
Friday, Aug. 30
New Work by Artist Tauba Auerbach: 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. An exhibition featuring the work of New York-based artist Tauba Auerbach for Night (1947- 2015), a “sculpture-in-residence” series presented on the Mies van der Rohe glass coffee table inside the Glass House. The physical form of the work resembles that of a gnomon, the vertical shadow-casting part of a sundial. Tours cost $30 to $250. The Glass House, 199 Elm St., New Canaan.
Ice Cream Social at Village Critter Outfitter: 4 to 6 p.m. An ice cream social for you and your pets! Grab a frozen treat for your pup and enjoy 15 percent off. Free. Village Critter Outfitter and Swirl, 107 Cherry St., New Canaan.
Saturday, Aug. 31
Exhibition: New Works by Artist E.V. Day: 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. New site-specific works by New York artist E.V. Day will be on view in Da Monsta gallery at the Glass House. A wide variety of tours are available so visitors can enjoy all aspects of this historic modernist icon. Cost is $30 to $250. The Glass House, 199 Elm St.
Sunday, Sept. 1
Silvermine School of Art Faculty Exhibit: 6:30 p.m. An exhibition of Barbara Rothenberg, an accomplished painter, collagist and printmaker whose work linked a deep appreciation for nature, an emotionally sensitive use of color and a continually shifting exploration of abstract forms. Free. Silvermine Arts Center - Sara Victoria Hall Auditorium, 1037 Silvermine Road, New Canaan. Visit the website for more details.