Through Oct. 31 - "SenseLanguage," ECSU Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition. Gallery talks Sept. 19 and 26, 2:30 p.m. Opening reception Sept. 19, 5-7 p.m.

•Gallery hours: Tues and Wed, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thurs, 1-7 p.m.; Sat and Sun, 2-5 p.m. Closed Mon and Fri. Situated in lower level of Shafer Hall, Eastern Connecticut State University, 83 Windham St., Willimantic. Information: 860-465-4659.


Ongoing - "Changes in Our Land."

Ends Oct. 14 - "Celebrating 90 Years: The Bruce Museum Art Collection."

Ends Nov. 3 - "The Floral Art of Pierre-Joseph Redoute (1759-1840)."

Ends Feb. 23 - "Earth in Bloom: A Natural History of Flowers."

Sept. 21 - Jan. 5 - "Pleasures of Collecting: Part I, Renaissance to Immpressionist Masterpieces."

Oct. 12 & 13 - 21st annual Outdoor Arts Festival. Juried event features more than 80 selected artists from across the country. Live music both days, family activities, food and more. Admission: $5, includes admission to museum; members and children under 5 are free. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Oct. 22 - Feb. 2 - "Stairway to Nowhere: The Art of M.C. Escher."

Nov. 22 - Feb. 8 - "Small Scales III: Miniature Rooms and Houses."

Jan. 18- April 13 - "Pleasures of Collecting: Part II, Modern and Contemporary Art."

Feb. 1 - April 27 - "Hatching the Past: The Great Dinosaur Egg Hunt."

Feb. 8 - April 20 - "For a Better World: Posters from the United Nations."

May 10 - Aug. 3 - "Robert Bateman: A Retrospective."

•Museum offers programs, call for schedule. Hours: Tues-Sat, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun, 1-5 p.m.; closed Mon and major holidays. Admission: $5 adults, $4 seniors and students, free for children under age 5. Free admission for all on Tues; members free all times. For listing of exhibits that open in 2003, go to www.brucemuseum.org. 1 Museum Drive, Greenwich. Information: 203-869-0376.


Through Sept. 20 - "A Romanian Gaze: Images of Romania and Commemoration of the World Trade Center," photographs by Carol Gigi Nicolau.