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Monday, October 9, 2017 – Columbus Day

Westport Town Hall municipal offices and Library are closed; school offices open
9 a.m. – Westport Weston Family Y – Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring Program
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Arts Center – “Vivian Maier—a Lifetime of Photographs”
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Westport Historical Society – “06880+50: Visions of Westport in Fifty Years”
7:30 p.m. – Staples Cafeteria B – Board of Education (live on cable channel 78, Frontier channel 99, &

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Sunday, October 8, 2017

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Earthplace – Earthplace Festival
3 p.m. – Westport Country Playhouse – “Sex with Strangers”
3 p.m. – Westport Library – History Book Discussion: “The Histories” by Herodotus
5 p.m. – Christ & Holy Trinity Church (75 Church Lane) – Choral Evensong & Organ Recital by Janet Yieh

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Marie B. Pelikan, 98

Marie Bernadette Brennan Pelikan of Juno, Florida, a former Westport resident, died at the Waterford Health Center in Juno. She was 98.

She was born in Scranton Pennsylvania to James “Jay” Brennan and Winnifred “Mom Brennan” Brennan.

She finished high school in Scranton and years later took courses to obtain her real estate brokerage license and was employed in the towns of Westport and Darien.

During her years in Connecticut, along with her husband and children, she volunteered in Coleytown PTA, community musicals, car pool, Little League, Brownies, swimming lessons, horseback riding lessons.

Earthplace Marks 50th Anniversary With ‘Woodside Bash’ Image
Westport’s Earthplace tonight celebrated its 50th anniversary with the “Woodside Bash” gala fundraiser that supports its “Access for All” initiative. It provides scholarships for low to moderate income families, transportation to improve access to underserved regional communities and services to support children with special needs. The underlying theme is that every child deserves to be nurtured in nature. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Tony Riggio for