Announcements Calendar Date Specific

Traditional Irish Music Concert

Saturday, November 4, 7:30 pm

Gaelic-American Club, 74 Beach Road, Fairfield

Open the Door for Three: fiddle player Liz Knowles, uilleann piper Kieran O’Hare, and Dublin-born singer and bouzouki player Pat Broaders.

For info, visit The Shamrock Traditional Irish Music Society and Gaelic-American Club at

Tickets are $20.00 at the door. Contact Jim Mizera at jmizeract[at]

Announcements Calendar Date Specific

Joint Chapter Lunch (joint Southern CT Mensa and CT and Western MA Mensa event)

Wednesday, November 1, 1:00 pm

Samui Thai Cuisine, 385 Main Street South, Southbury

This is a family-run restaurant, easily accessible from Exit 15 off I-84. Their diverse menu includes curries, stir fries, noodles, and fried rice as well as creative signature dishes and combos.

We had such a great time in August meeting up with new and old friends from SCM that we decided to do a repeat of Samui Thai Cuisine. The food was outstanding, the company even more so. Most of us ordered the abundant lunch specials, you can view the menu here:

Contact Barb Holstein at BarbMFT1[at] or (860) 632-7873.

Announcements Calendar Date Specific

Fortieth Anniversary Reunion of CT Chapters

Due to the weather, we have decided to move the Fortieth Anniversary Reunion of the Southern CT Mensa and CT & Western MA Mensa event to Sunday Oct. 15, 1 pm at the Black Hog Brewing. If you want to bring a dish or dessert to share, please let the organizers know. Please RSVP to Lisa Silvestri Kozar at (203) 837-6115 or secondrodeo21[at], or to Joe Lee on Facebook, at SCMensa66[at], or at (203) 651-8738.

Announcements Calendar Date Specific

Lunch and Victoria Schwartzman Piano Recital

Sunday, October 15, 3:004:00 pm

Danbury Museum, 43 Main Street, Danbury (

This free event is at the museum’s Marian Anderson Studio. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, Victoria Schwartzman (formerly Mazin) performs regularly as a soloist and chamber musician. Victoria has appeared at the Music Mountain Festival with the St. Petersburg String Quartet; in the New York Philharmonic Ensembles series at Merkin Hall; at Summit Music Festival with Dmitri Berlinsky; at Bargemusic; in the Gessner-Schocken concert series in Cambridge; WMP Concert Hall; and in the Nicolas Roerich Museum concert series in New York City.

Full bio:

Prior to the recital, we’re heading over to the delectable Three Brothers Diner down the road at 242 White St, Danbury ( for brunch and camaraderie around 1 pm. If you’re so inclined to harmonize, kindly contact Bruce Granville at (203) 947-0897 or BGranville[at]

Announcements Calendar Date Specific

Game Night

Tuesday, October 10, 6:30 pm

2777 Summer Street, Suite 700, Stamford (Keller Williams Conference Room)

Let’s get together and play some games!

Join us in Stamford to reconnect with old friends, meet new members, and have some fun!

There will be snacks and non-alcoholic drinks; feel free to BYOB. Please RSVP to Christopher Grass at cgrass[at]

Announcements Calendar Date Specific

Judson Jazz Quartet

Bruce Granville is unable to attend

Judson Jazz Quartet at Reverie Brewing Company

Today, October 1, 2:00–5:00 pm

57B Church Hill Road, Newtown.

If you still want to attend the event, please feel free to do so.