0520-TrinCollStoriesClassOf1973, pic 1 by Shana Sureck.jpg

20190425: Class of 1973 Coeducation Panel as part of Women at the Summit (Shana Sureck Photography)

Continuing its celebration of 50 years of coeducation, Trinity College held a reunion for the Class of 1973, the college’s first four-year coeducational class. From left, from the Class of ’73, Diane Brown, Joyce Krinitsky, Karen Fink Kupferberg and Patti Mantell-Broad. (photo by Shana Sureck)


On May 15, the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum held a groundbreaking ceremony for the new education and visitor center planned for the historic 18th-century campus in Wethersfield. From left, Webb-Deane-Stevens executive director Charles T. Lyle; former Gov. Dannel P. Malloy; the past and current presidents of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in Connecticut, Charbra Jestin and Judy Rowley; and architect Robert Paladino. (photo by Jay Anderson)

0523-John-Michael Parker, incoming Executive Director, Arts for Learning Connecticut, with retiring Excutive Director celebrate with Lt. Governor Susan Bysiewicz at 40th Anniversary gala 5-2.jpg

In May, Arts for Learning Connecticut celebrated 40 years of bringing arts in education to the state’s schools, libraries and community centers at the “Spring into the Arts” gala at The Woodwinds in Branford. From left, ALC’s incoming executive director, John-Michael Parker, and retiring executive director, Eileen Carpinella, and Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz. (photo by Triple 7 Photography)

0507 browngrotta arts unnamed(2).jpg

Browngrotta Arts’ exhibition Art + Identity: An International View, featuring work from more than 50 international artists, took place April 27-May 5 in Wilton, with a charity event and private viewing on May 3 to benefit Our Woven Community, a program to provide legal, social and other assistance to refugees and immigrants. From left, artists Wendy Wahl, Judy Mulford, Dawn MacNutt and Helena Hernmarck. (photo courtesy of Browngrotta Arts)

0528_IMG_4354 Katie Fong Biglin, Andrea Sinkin Jaffe, Jennifer Turano.jpg

More than 500 supporters helped raised over $925,000 to benefit pediatrics and women’s health at Greenwich Hospital’s Under the Stars benefit, held at the Riverside Yacht Club in May. The event featured a silent auction and was headlined by the band 98 Degrees. From left, Katie Fong Biglin, Andrea Sinkin Jaffe and Jennifer Turano. (photo by Elaine Ubiña)

0528_CAP_0236 Brad, Olivia, David and Antonella Walker.jpg

From left, Brad, Olivia, David and Antonella Walker at Greenwich Hospital’s Under the Stars benefit. (photo by Bob Capazzo)

Are you attending a benefit gala, awards celebration or garden party? How about a sci-fi or comic convention? Make sure you get noticed by sending us your photos! Email them to steppingout@connecticutmag.com along with a brief description of the occasion. Each month we’ll feature as many events as we can.

This article appeared in the July 2019 issue of Connecticut Magazine. You can subscribe here, or find the current issue on sale hereSign up for our newsletter to get the latest and greatest content from Connecticut Magazine delivered right to your inbox. Got a question or comment? Email editor@connecticutmag.com, or contact us on Facebook @connecticutmagazine or Twitter @connecticutmag.