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Cafe Flo is Now Open In Old Lyme, CT

In Art, Near By Events, Restaurants on June 28, 2010 at 5:22 pm

Cafe Flo is the seasonal lunch cafe at the Florence Griswold Museum. Patrons can dine in the Rafal Landscape Center or take a basket and blanket and picnic by the river.

Friday, June 18 through September 19, 2010
Fridays and Saturdays from 11:30 to 3pm
Sundays from 12:30 to 3pm

Prices range from $6 to $16

No reservations needed

Sample Menu items
Since the meals are prepared based on what is in season, the menu changes daily, but features items such as spinach salad with croutons and Caesar dressing; Arugula, strawberries, feta, walnuts and coriander vinaigrette; spiced chickpea with marinated chicken, cucumber, golden raisin, yogurt & mint; lobster salad roll with potato chips and more.

Family-friendly items like locally made hot dogs and PB&J made with homemade jam and fresh peanut butter.

Artist Series Lunch: Jaqueline Kangley

In Chester CT Events, Dining, Restaurants on June 17, 2010 at 9:15 pm

Join River Tavern for a spectacular luncheon this Saturday featuring accessory designer Jacqueline Kangley. Be the first to see her latest collection of handbags and more. Jacqueline will be on hand during the lunch to present her new designs, one-of-kind pieces and special collaborations with other local artists including Sosse Baker (gorgeous, sculptural handwoven baskets), Dina Varano (Stunning Nature inspired jewelry), Lori Warner (eclectic artist) and Mandy Carroll-Leiva (exceptional handcrafted jewelry). Artist lunch at River Tavern, $40 per person. Call 860.526.9417 for reservations.

Screening Of FOOD INC, June 11, 2010

In Chester CT Events, Film & Movies on June 10, 2010 at 9:37 am

Hungry for a Change?

As part of the 1 year anniversary of The Local Beet, they are thrilled to be collaborating with eo artlab to screen FOOD, INC., an amazing documentary, this Friday at 7 p.m. at the gallery 69 Main St.

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