FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Talks on health, the media and other topics take up Fairfield’s calendar this week. Here’s a list of events happening in and around Fairfield over the next few days. Visit our Events page for more to do.
Monday, Nov. 12
Veterans Day Observed: All Town Hall offices, Fairfield Public Schools and all Fairfield libraries are closed.
Open Visions Forum: Kati Marton: 8 p.m. Journalist Kati Marton gives a lecture titled "Human Rights: Free Press and Democracy" at Fairfield University. Tickets are $45 at the Quick Center box office. 1073 N. Benson Road.
Tuesday, Nov. 13
Tech Topics: Bargain Shopping Online: 9:30 a.m. The Fairfield Public Library offers a class on how to hunt for discounts at online retailers. The seminar is free. 1080 Old Post Road.
Zoo Volunteer Open House: 6:30 to 8 p.m. Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo hosts an open house for teens ages 14 to 18 interested in its two animal care volunteer programs. There is no charge for admission. 1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport.
Town Plan and Zoning Commission Meeting: 7:30 p.m. Fairfield’s zoning board holds its regular meeting in the cafeteria of McKinley elementary school. The agenda is available here. 60 Thompson St.
Wednesday, Nov. 14
Gallery Talk with Marlene Siff: 7 p.m. Multimedia artist Marlene Siff talks about her exhibit, “Elements of Peace,” at the Walsh Gallery on Fairfield University’s campus. Admission is free. 1073 N. Benson Road.
Thursday, Nov. 15
Health Matters: Your Best Skin Care Routine: 7 p.m. Dr. Veronica Waks leads a seminar on skin care techniques at the Fairfield Public Library. The class is free. 1080 Old Post Road.
Fountains of Wayne Concert: 7:30 p.m. Pop-rock band Fountains of Wayne perform at the at the Fairfield Theatre Company’s StageOne. Tickets are $42 at the door, or $32 in advance at the theater box office. 70 Sanford St.
Are you planning an event you’d like to have publicized? Visit the Events page to add it to the calendar.