What To Do In Lewisboro and Pound Ridge This Weekend

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The Blues Brothers Revue is coming Saturday to the Ridgefield Playhouse. Photo Credit: Courtesy of Ridgefield Playhouse

LEWISBORO/POUND RIDGE, N.Y. – The Blues Brothers Revue – the only act sanctioned by Dan Aykroyd and the Belushi estate to capture the magic of the original band – are coming to the Ridgefield Playhouse. 

Or maybe you still have romance on your mind in the wake of Valentine’s Day. If so, go to the Pound Ridge Library’s Meet the Author series and meet Betsy Prioleau, author of “Swoon: Great Seducers and Why Women Love Them.”

Check out these events:               

Friday, Feb. 15

Fun with Music: 11 a.m. The Pound Ridge Library presents “Fun with Music” featuring Laura D’Amico for children ages 5 and younger. Registration is required. For more information, call the library at 914-764-5085. 271 Westchester Ave., Pound Ridge

Chess at the Library: 3:30 p.m. The Pound Ridge Library presents chess for all ages. Call the library for details at 914-764-5085. 271 Westchester Ave., Pound Ridge

Library Teen Night: 7-9 p.m. The Pound Ridge Library’s Teen Night will feature a screening of “Lord of the Rings: Return of the King.” Snacks will be served. The event is for teens in grades 6-12. Registration is required. Call the library for details at 914-764-5085. 271 Westchester Ave., Pound Ridge

Saturday, Feb. 16

Library Board Meeting & Retreat: 8:30 a.m. The Pound Ridge Library Board of Trustees will have a meeting to discuss its survey, focus groups and conversation results on the future of the library. It will be presented by Alan and Leslie Burger of Library Development Solutions. The meeting will be at Conant Hall, 257 Westchester Ave., Pound Ridge

Gossett Brothers Farm Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Gossett Brothers Farm Market features fresh produce, meats and cheese, as well as seafood. The market is at 1202 Route 35, at Gossett Brothers Nursery in South Salem.

Second Saturday Review of Literature: 10:30 a.m. This month’s book is “Vaclav and Lena” by Haley Tanner. Come for thoughtful reading, lively discussions and light refreshments at the Pound Ridge Library. Copies of the book are available at the library. This meeting is postponed from last Saturday as a result of the snow storm. Call the library for details at 914-764-5085. 271 Westchester Ave., Pound Ridge

Library Technology & You: 11 a.m. This workshop will teach you how use the library catalog to download free audiobooks or eBooks onto your digital device. Registration is required. When registering, indicate the digital device you will be bringing. Call the library at 914-763-3857. 15 Main St., South Salem

Winter Wolves: 11 a.m. Join the Wolf Conservation Center to learn about the mythology, biology and ecology of wolf families and discover why this season is such a magical time for packs in North America. Guests will visit ambassador wolves Alawa and Zephyr, as well as the center's critically endangered red wolves and Mexican gray wolves. Guests will enjoy hot beverages in our woodstove-heated classroom. Dress for the cold weather. Cost is $15 for adults and $12 for kids under 12. Pre-registration is required. Visit www.nywolf.org. 7 Buck Run, South Salem

Meet the Author Series: 4-5 p.m. The Pound Ridge Library’s Meet the Author series presents Pound Ridge writer Betsy Prioleau, author of “Swoon: Great Seducers and Why Women Love Them.” Prioleau will discuss the book and sign copies. Call the library for more information at 914-764-5085. 271 Westchester Ave., Pound Ridge

Official Blues Brothers Revue: 8 p.m. The Ridgefield Playhouse presents the only show sanctioned by Dan Akroyd and the Belushi estate. Playing all of the classics, like “Soul Man,” “Rubber Biscuit’” “Sweet Home Chicago,” “Rawhide,” and “Gimme Some Lovin,” the show provides the comedy and the hits from the original movie. The show is produced by Dan Aykroyd and Judith Belushi and the music director is Paul Shaffer. Tickets are $50. Go to http://www.ridgefieldplayhouse.org/event/official-blues-brothers-revue to purchase tickets or call 203-438-5795. 80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, Conn.

Sunday, Feb. 17

Winter Wonderland Wolf Photo Session: 3-5 p.m. Join the Wolf Conservation Center for an opportunity to photograph the center's ambassador wolves: Atka, Alawa and Zephyr, in their winter glory in the warm glow of the sunset. Guests also will be given access to photograph the center's critically endangered Mexican wolves and red wolves too from vantage points not generally available during regular visits. Hot beverages will be served. Cost is $125 per person. Registration is required. Visit www.nywolf.org for info and to register.

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