News Published: Feb 11, 2020 - 5:13:48 AM


Stamford Museum & Nature Center hosts an "Evening with Lidia Bastianich"

By Stamford Museum & Nature Center





Font size: Small Big
Email this article
 Printer friendly page
Share this article:
facebook del.icio.us Yahoo! MyWeb Digg reddit Furl Blinklist Spurl
Buy the "As seen on" mug


SMNC_Lidia_Bastianich_-_Copy.jpg
Melissa H. Mulrooney, SM&NC Executive Director & CEO and Harry Day, President of the SM&NC Board of Directors with Lidia Bastianich in the organization’s Sugar House + Cidery. (contributed photo)
Stamford, CT - On Wednesday, February 5, the Stamford Museum & Nature Center honored Chef Lidia Bastianich at its annual "An Evening with..." fundraiser in the Knobloch Family Farmhouse. More than 130 guests enjoyed cocktails and hors d'oeuvres on the Overlook Terrace with Lidia, followed by a four-course dinner prepared by chef Andy Nusser of Tarry Lodge Enoteca of Westport, with wine provided by LaRocca's Country Wine & Spirits. At the heart of this magical evening, Lidia reflected upon her heritage and how it inspired her passion for food.

"When you understand where food comes from," she said, "then you understand how to respect and protect the source of your life." Through the generosity of corporate sponsors and individual donors, “An Evening with Lidia Bastianich” successfully raised funds to support the growth and reach of the SM&NC’s renowned educational programming in the natural sciences, enabling the nonprofit organization to increase the scope and number of those it serves, on-site and in classrooms throughout the community.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center is located at 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT (3/4 mile North of Merritt Parkway Exit 35.) For more information call 203.977.6521 or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org.




© Copyright by ConnecticutPlus.com. Some articles and pictures posted on our website, as indicated by their bylines, were submitted as press releases and do not necessarily reflect the position and opinion of ConnecticutPlus.com, Canaiden LLC or any of its associated entities. Articles may have been edited for brevity and grammar. Photos without a credit line are "contributed photos".





Note: We reserve the right to delete posts at any time if we decide that they are offensive or distasteful.
CURRENT HEADLINES:
Stamford Mayor’s Multicultural Council Announces Details of 2020’s Afternoon of Jazz
Sound Tigers fall to the Wolf Pack 4-1
Hartford Wolf Pack 4, Bridgeport Sound Tigers 1
Sun shines on Mystic Aquarium's seal splash fundraiser
Bears 5, Sound Tigers 4 (SO)

Top of Page








ConnecticutPlus.com is part of the Canaiden Online Media Network.
Connecticut Plus Online | Stamford Plus Online | Norwalk Plus Online | Canaiden.com | Best of Norwalk | Best of Stamford | Hauterfly Magazine | SummerCampPlus.com

Copyright ©2005-2010 Canaiden,LLC All Rights Reserved.