Category: Features

The creative people look back and look ahead

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR As most artists, musicians, actors, and other creative individuals hunker down for time with the family as the winter holidays commence, the Observer thought it would be appropriate to ask those individuals who graced the…

Hey, hey, they’re Munnys

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Munny, Munny, who’s got the Munny? Paris in Plantsville has the Munny. Several Munnys, in fact. This past weekend, the local gallery opened Munny Madness II, where a slew of Munnys made their public debut.…

Art League pot luck Christmas party Dec. 10

On Monday, December 10, The Art League of Plainville will hold its Pot Luck Christmas Party at 6:30 p.m. in the Small Conference Room, Plainville Library. Please bring a small grab bag gift. Call 860-589-3599 for more information. Don’t forget…

What’s coming up at Foxwoods

Upcoming Entertainment at Comix At Foxwoods Comix At Foxwoods Headliners Kyle Grooms · Thursday, December 6 at 8 p.m.; Friday, December 7 at 8 p.m.; Saturday, December 8 at 8 p.m and 10:30 p.m. · Tickets are $20, $40 and…

Time to be transported by Kate Callahan

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Listen to Kate Callahan’s latest album, “Two Doors,” you’re transported in two ways. Musically, Kate’s soft voice and peaceful guitar strumming lulls you into a tranquil place. Listen to her words, you’re then taken away…

Holiday concert planned

This just in from Gloria Dei Lutheran Church…. The first concert of the 2012 – 2013 Gloria Dei Concert series is being co-sponsored by the Gloria Dei Concert series and the Connecticut Collegiate chapter of the National Association for Music…