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Moby Book Signing and Cocktail Party @ Franklin Street Works

19 May
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Moby will be at Franklin Street Works in Stamford this Saturday, be sure to get your tix . . .

Moby is coming to Franklin Street Works in Stamford this Saturday from 6:30-8:30. Yes, yes: THE Moby, the one who put out the album Play that featured the hits “Bodyrock,” “Why Does My Heart Feel so Bad,” and “South Side” that is a duet with Gwen Stefani. At that time he’ll be signing copies of his book, Porcelain: A Memoir. Tickets cost $35 for a person or $50 for a couple. And that includes a copy of his book, entry for the current exhibit (All Byte: Feminist Intersections in video Art) and your choice of a free beer or wine. This event is a collaboration between Moby, Franklin Street Works, and Barret Bookstore in Darien. 

WHEN: Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM 

WHERE: Franklin Street Works – 41 Franklin Street, Stamford, CT 06901 – View Map

 

Nancy Fuller, Sarabeth Levine + Nicole A. Taylor Join Cookbook Author Panel at Ferguson Library

7 Oct

The Ferguson Library in Stamford is hosting a cookbook author panel with three very special guests: Nancy Fuller, Sarabeth Levine, and Nicole A. Taylor. The doors open at 6:30 where guests will be treated to a wine reception with a nice selection of appetizers from Cosi, Fuji, and John the Baker. The panel part of the night begins at 7 and will be followed by book signings. Oh, and there will be copies of their books for purchase, too. Tickets for this event are only $15, but are in limited quantities, so make sure that you register right away. Now, a few details about each panelist: Continue reading

Dorie Greenspan in Stamford to sign new book, Baking Chez Moi

1 Dec

The James Beard-winning Dorie Greenspan will be hitting up Stamford this Wednesday, 6 pm, at Deane (1267 East Main Street) in Stamford. She’ll be there to talk about her new book, Baking Chez Moi: Recipes from My Paris to Your Home Anywhere, and to sign copies. In addition, there will be wine and food samplings based off of her cookbook.

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Bestselling Author Chris Bohjalian at Ferguson Library w/ Wine + Food Reception from 3 Area Restaurants

23 Apr

Perhaps one of the finer things in life is sitting back with a great book, drinking some wine, and savoring some food.  If this is your kinda heaven, then you’ll definitely want to stop by The Ferguson Library in the heart of Downtown Stamford for a special event with Chris Bohjalian on 4/28/14.  This New York Times bestselling author (his most recent is The Light in the Ruins) has penned seventeen books, nine of them populating the coveted NY Times list.

Tickets to the talk and tasting are $15 (proceeds to benefit the library) and are extremely limited, so make sure to get your tickets right away.  Doors open at 6:30 for a wine and food reception provided by Asiana Bistro, Capeesh? and Zody’s 19th Hole.  Chris Bohjalian then takes the podium at 7 with a book sale and signing afterwards.  

This will be a great event if you’re a Chris Bohjalian fan…or an avid reader in general.  Also, you’ll have a chance to try out two of Stamford’s newest restaurants:  Asiana Bistro and Capeesh?.  

 

Win Lidia Bastianich’s newest cookbook, pasta, AND sauce from Fairway Stamford

9 Dec

Want to win a jar of Lidia Bastianich’s sauce, a box of pasta, and her brand new cookbook Lidia’s Commonsense Italian Cooking:  150 Delicious and Simple Recipes Anyone Can Master?  Well, of course you do!  Two lucky winners will win all three of those from Fairway Market in Stamford.  All you need to do is tell us (by commenting here) what your favorite simple, easy to handle Italian dish is your go-to for meal time.  The contest starts now and goes until midnight of Thursday, 12/12.  Then, on Friday, 12/13, we’ll announce the winners on here and contact them by e-mail.  Then the two lucky winners just need to head down to Fairway Market Stamford’s customer service center and pick up their sauce, pasta, and cookbook.  You can pick up your winnings any time after Saturday, 12/14, but the ideal time would be on Saturday, 12/14.

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Jason Sobocinski + John Barricelli Book Signing and Tasting for The Wakeman Town Farm, 5/6

29 Apr

Behold the awesomeness!

Yes, after a successful swag run that included white shoes at $20 at Marshall’s Shoes in Westport, I snuck into Barnes & Noble while Kristien oohed and aahed over the vast array of shoes.  Barnes & Noble, my oasis, my escape from the monotony of shoe shopping…how I love you.  Well, wouldn’t you know what we found when Kristien made her way in?

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A double dose of culinary and cheeseuary awesomeness in the form of a book signing!  Yes, so just stop in at the Barnes & Noble in Westport on 5/6/12 from noon-2 pm and you’ll be able to meet Jason Sobocinski from Caseus Fromagerie and Bistro and John Barricelli from The SoNo Baking Company.  Their books will be for sale, and you’ll be able to get them signed all in support of a bookfair for the Wakeman Town Farm education center in Westport.  We checked and you’ll be able to bring in your own copies, oh intrepid foodicionados.  This is for a fundraiser, though, so consider buying both books to be signed.  Oh, but wait, did you catch that other word on the sign?  Yes, TASTING.  Muahahahaha!  You’d be absolutely dumb not to attend.  Think ahead, too…wouldn’t this be a perfect gift for your lovely wife or your mother on that special day that comes only once a year?  Or, think of your favorite bloggers named Dan and Kristien Del Ferraro…

You are probably familiar with both Jason and John, because they seem to be everywhere these days.  Jason is well known for his awesome restaurant, food truck, and store Caseus in New Haven and also for hosting The Big Cheese on The Food Network.  Also, John has received countless kudos from the media and fans for his food and baked goods (especially our ode to the stuffed french toast) and  hosts his own show called Everyday Baking on PBS.

In addition, please also consider coming in earlier than the book signing to support Wakeman Town Farm.  Starting at 10 am, there will be lots of fun events and green activities that celebrate how amazing farms are and why we love spring.  This will be a great place to take your kids, hint hint wink wink nod nod.

Barnes & Noble

5/6/12 from noon – 2 pm

Address:  Post Plaza Shopping Center

1076 Post Road East

Westport, CT 06880

Phone:  (203) 221-7955

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