A couple of environmentally friendly events are included in the choices for the week’s events as picked by . On Friday, is welcoming anyone to to test out their creative energies and “merge our practice together and create a mass of motion to support good things for kids downtown.” The event specifically supports the “Do the Write Thing” program as well as a , and runs from 6:30 p.m. on 9:30 p.m. On Saturday, hosts a bike repair and safety workshop from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. It will give a few tips on tuneups and also have a few helmets to give away to attending children.
Jazz once again makes a strong appearance this week. The hosts a free jazz masters class for intermediate level musicians at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, with registration on a first come, first served basis. Later in the evening, the theater pays tribute to famous trumpeter Miles Davis. The Wallace Roney Quartet will play in the Oasis Room at 7:30 p.m., and the event will be preceded by a dine and chat with the musicians at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $35. The holds their usual Monday jazz night at 8 p.m., with music by the CBYD Jazz Quartet.
When it comes to art, the newest (and briefest) exhibit will be at the gallery at the Garde. At 5:30 p.m. on Monday, it will host the ninth annual Taped To The Wall display of work by students of ’s digital photography class. The show is one night only. Continuing exhibits include the work of Pablo Friedman at the , work by the American Society of Marine Artists at , the “Life and Death” show of tattoo artists Jared Dale and Tommy Slocum at , and ’s “Time In” display at . This last gallery will also air the film , or The Madness of Don Quixote, at 8 p.m. on Friday.
Easter celebrations include a performance of the play HE is Risen! at the . This tells the story of Easter with some inspirational music and dancing along the way. The show starts at 6:30 p.m. on Friday. The next day, the puts on their annual Easter egg hunt at . Bring your own basket, rain or shine; the event starts at 10 a.m.
Other things going on this week:
- Comedy Club, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. tonight at .
- Tango party, 7 p.m. on Thursday at the Provenance Center; $10.
- History of New London with Sally Ryan, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Thursday at the .
- Weekly wine tasting, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday at .
- Free workshop on an upcoming flash mob, 4 p.m. on Monday at .