Westport’s students headed back to school today, including this kindergartener at Coleytown Elementary School. Art teacher Trudy Kelly gives her a helping hand. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) WestportNow.com photo
Thursday, February 22, 2024
Among volunteers working at the Republican National Convention in New York Tuesday were Westporters John Watson (l) and Mark Owades. Watson, a member of the Representative Town Meeting, assisted attendees with physical disabilities, while Owades, a member of the Board of Education, was with the hospitality crew. Contributed photo
10:30 a.m. – Town Hall Room 102 – International Hospitality Committee
4 p.m. – Town Hall Room 201 – Beautification Committee
7 p.m. – Town Hall Room 309 – Board of Finance anticipated executive session
7:30 p.m. – Town Hall Room 201 – Flood and Erosion Control Board
8 p.m. – Town Hall Auditorium – Board of Finance public hearing
Tom Paxton opens WAC season Sept. 11. Contributed photo Legendary folk singer-songwriter Tom Paxton will headline the first concert of the Westport Arts Center 2004-05 season Saturday, Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. at the Seabury Center.
I cannot think of a more appropriate artist to observe this date, and to launch our season,Ӕ said the group’s executive director, Eileen Wiseman.
Tom Paxton is an extraordinary musician, and to hear him perform in the intimate setting of the Seabury Center is a rare treat.Ӕ
Paxtons most recent CD, “Looking for the Moon,” was nominated for a Grammy for Best Contemporary Folk Album of 2003. It includes ғThe Bravest, his tribute to the firemen who risked and lost their lives in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.