NEW CANAAN, Conn. – Here’s a look at events happening in New Canaan this week, including government meetings and community happenings. See our Events listings for more to do.
Monday, Nov. 19
Movie Mondays: 4 p.m. This week’s movie is “Friends With Kids.” The film will be screened in the Plaut Room, New Canaan Library, 151 Main St.
Ken Furst Speaks On World Affairs: 7 p.m. New Canaan Library and Stamford-based World Affairs Forum, in conjunction with HSBC Bank USA, holds the second of two Great Decisions talks. This discussion is "Afghanistan: A First-Hand View From Kabul," led by Ken R. Furst, a past president of the World Affairs Council of Western Massachusetts who currently serves on the Board of Directors of the World Affairs Councils of America and on the board of the New England Public Radio Foundation. New Canaan Library, 151 Main St.
Tuesday, Nov. 20
Another Blank Space at Heather Gaudio Fine Art: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Heather Gaudio Fine Art is hosting the exhibit Another Blank Space, featuring recent works by Cora Cohen, a New York artist known for paintings that draw on contemporary urban and philosophical sources. The exhibition will run through Nov. 29. Heather Gaudio Fine Art Gallery, 21 South Ave.
Wednesday, Nov. 21
Toys For Tots Toy Collection Drive: All day. Donations of new, unwrapped toys will be accepted through Dec 10. Help make a difference in the lives of the children affected by Hurricane Sandy. For more information, call 203-972-3338. Frogtown Farms and Nurseries 259 Frogtown Road.
Thursday, Nov. 22
New Canaan High School Football: 10:30 a.m. The New Canaan High School Rams will visit the Darien High School Blue Wave in the annual Turkey Bowl Thanksgiving Day game. Darien High School Stadium, 80 High School Lane, Darien.
Friday, Nov. 23
Screening of “Brave:” 1:30 p.m. Enjoy a showing of Disney's movie “Brave.” New Canaan Library, 151 Main St.