Friday 11/13

A.M. Art Break
Grab a cup of your favorite mid-morning beverage and enjoy BAT artists  and musicians
10 Fuzz Sangiovanni 

This one will TGIF your Friday… “F” is for Fuzz, as he riFFs-out  on this guitar solo with with Deep Banana Blackout. The Fuzz box full blast! 

10:15 UnFramed, written and performed by Iyaba Ibo Mandingo view the trailer. 
City Lights/Bridgeport Art Trail outreach for youth, Iyaba Ibo Mandingo teaching artist. 

As a teaching artist, Iyaba Ibo Mandingo practices the tradition of oral history to teach youth about the legacy of the Amistad.

12-5 pm City Lights Gallery
265 Golden Hill St Downtown Bridgeport, CT 06604

“2020 Vision”

The Bridgeport Art Trail sampler of small works, presents a review of participating artists. Among particioating artists are Janine Brown, Claude Desir Jr, Clymenza Hawkins, Lauri MacLean, Brad Noble, Rick Shaefer.
Gallery Hours W-F 12-5, Sat 12-4

5:00 pm Dr. Cindy Anderson, n.d. shares healthy tips on managing PMS

5:30pm – 6:30pm Seated Dao Yin healing class Happy Hour Friday!!!!!!
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6-9pm Art & Design Happy Hour: Talks, Tastings, and Tunes
Friday the 13th includes live zoom tunes and pre-recorded Art and Design Activities for you and your Pod. NOTE: purchase ingredients for dinner and drink prior!

1. Artists Richard Killeaney, Emily Larned, and Denyse Schmidt, in conversation with curator Terri C Smith will “air” on Facebook at 5:30 pm. Tune in to learn about the intersections of historic influence, reuse, design, and craft in the artists’ work in a casual cocktail-fueled conversation between creative friends! 

2. Paul Stone of Melodic Cuisine shows us how to make his version of Herb Roasted Salmon w/ Tossed Arugula Salad. Mix equal parts artist, musician, chef then sprinkle with a passion for community and you’ve got all the makings for one Paul Stone, the founding creator Melodic Cuisine.Ingredients to purchase: 1 cucumber, 1 red cabbage head, 2 pears, coconut milk, apple cider vinegar, honey or your preferred sweetener, cooking oil, lemon juice, raw salmon, Italian seasoning or your preferred herb seasoning, arugula, microgreens, 1 carrot, bean sprouts, or any of your other preferred salad mix-ins, and some pomegranate seeds for garnish!

3. Mixologist Blake Poon from Soho 1420 American Craft Distillers will share an exciting cocktail recipe to accompany your dinner. Located in Norwalk, CT SoNo 1420 American Craft Distillers is a destination craft distillery that produces ultra-premium, alternative grain, distilled spirits. 

6:30 Virtual Figure Drawing 
The Arts Alliance of Stratford CT hosts an online Zoom figure drawing session.
Registration is necessary.
The model fee is $10.

7:00 pm
Tune in on zoom and let WPKN DJ Emma Speer brighten your evening with a dinnertime playlist!  Listen to a special Live Zoom hour with WPKN DJ Emma Speer while you explore Bpt art trail curated food and cocktail recipes. Remember to mute your microphone. Video can be on or off, your preference!  Passcode: DJFUN 

Sign up not required, but is appreciated – email Bpt Art Trail volunteer Terri Smith: if you are interested in joining us!

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Meeting ID: 982 8537 0691  Passcode: DJFUN 

As part of our Art and Design Happy Hour tune in on Zoom at 8pm for a second DJ set with Luis Luna (8:00 – 8:45)  delivered into your living room, turn your microphone off. Your video can be on or off, your preference!  



7:00 pm Connect-US-CT 
Online talent Show featuring local young talent
C-U Onstage! is a talent show program where young people aged 5 to 25 take responsibility for producing the shows — from inviting their friends and family, to leading the audience in appreciating and supporting every young person who performs on stage.