‘That ‘70s Show’ star spot­ted in Greenwich

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Scene… Ac­tor Ash­ton

Kutcher (of “That ‘70s Show”) and tal­ent man­ager

Scooter Braun (a Cos Cob na­tive) vis­ited Gar­den Cater­ing on Sound Beach Av­enue in Old Greenwich on Thurs­day. Braun, who rep­re­sents the likes of Justin Bieber, Ari­ana Grande and the Zac Brown Band, to name a few, al­ways stops in Frank Car­pen­teri’s pop­u­lar main­stay en route from LA to visit the eatery’s man­ager Michael Pao­letta, who has worked there for over 20 years and is friends with Braun and his dad, Dr. Ervin Braun.

Out there… Com­mu­nity Cen­ters Inc. and the Greenwich Botan­i­cal Cen­ter (formerly the Gar­den Ed­u­ca­tion Cen­ter) are fea­tur­ing “Sec­ond Bloom: Cathy Gra­ham’s Art of the Ta­ble” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thurs­day, Nov. 8, at 130 Bible St., Cos Cob. En­ter­tain­ing guru Cathy Gra­ham, whose ex-mother-in-law was Wash­ing­ton Post pub­lisher

Katharine Gra­ham, will present her es­sen­tial guide for the per­fect art of party plan­ning. At the work­shop, she will share her tech­niques on cre­at­ing hol­i­day in­vi­ta­tions and place cards. Signed books will be avail­able for pur­chase. For tick­ets and more info, go to www.gec­green­wich.org or call 203-869-9242.

Scene… The Greenwich In­ter­na­tional Film Fes­ti­val will host for­mer CIA op­er­a­tive Va­lerie Plame at a screen­ing of “Fair Game” at 6:30 p.m. Tues­day, Oct. 23, at Bow Tie Cin­e­mas on Rail­road Av­enue in Greenwich. Be­fore the film, there will be a dis­cus­sion and Q&A with Plame, who is the sub­ject of the film, along with the film’s di­rec­tor Doug Li­man, and co-pro­ducer Avram Lud­wig.

For more info and tick­ets ($15) go to info@green­wich­film.org. Out there… The Greenwich Cham­ber of Com­merce’s “Women Who Mat­ter Lun­cheon” fea­tur­ing River­side res­i­dent and “To­day” show co-host Kathie Lee Gif­ford as guest speaker takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fri­day, Nov. 16, at the Greenwich Coun­try Club on Dou­bling Road. Gif­ford will dis­cuss her life; her new movie, “Then Came You;” her chil­dren’s book, “The Gift That I Can Give;” and the cre­ation of her own GIFFT wine. For tick­ets ($100 per per­son) go to www.green­wichcham­ber.com; email green­wichcham­ber@green­wichcham­ber.com or call 203-869-3500. Scene… For­mer Cana­dian hockey player Martin St.

Louis was seen play­ing golf at the Pound Ridge Golf Club last week. The for­mer right wing for the New York Rangers and Hockey Hall of Famer played 18 holes in the in­clement weather and later en­joyed lunch in the club­house.

Out there… The CT Play­mak­ers are host­ing a Hal­loween CaBOOret fea­tur­ing fea­tur­ing pi­anist Chris Coogan and vo­cal­ist Michele

Grace at 7:30 p.m. Satur­day, Oct. 27, at the Uni­ver­sal Uni­tar­ian Con­gre­ga­tion on For­est Street in Stam­ford. The evening will fea­ture mu­sic, danc­ing and sur­prises. For more info, call Peggi de la Cruz at 203-977-8627, visit www.ct­play­mak­ers.org/ tick­ets/ or email la­dy­blues105@ya­hoo.com.

Scene … DJ Brand-on’s Hal­loween Boo­gie Bash! — for the 21 and over set — will in­vade the YMCA Greenwich on East Put­nam Av­enue start­ing at 8:30 p.m. Satur­day,

Oct. 27, and run­ning un­til mid­night. Cos­tumes are rec­om­mended. En­try fee to the party is $10 per per­son. For more info, call 203-8691630.

Note …The 58th An­nual Greenwich Old Timers Ath­letic As­so­ci­a­tion Awards Din­ner will cel­e­brate for­mer New York Gi­ants line­backer

Harry Car­son and Ma­jor League Base­ball pitcher and NY Mets an­a­lyst Nel­son

Figueroa along with lo­cal

hon­orees Lau­rie Downs,

Nancy Leamy and Mil­ton

“Skip” Wad­dell. The fes­tiv­i­ties will be served up be­gin­ning at 6 p.m. Fri­day, Nov. 16, at the Hy­att Re­gency Greenwich. For more info, call

James Loughran at 203-2230485 or go to green­wi­chold­timers.org. And that’s all for now. Later…

Con­trib­uted photo

Ac­tor Ash­ton Kutcher, left, and Cos Cob na­tive and tal­ent man­ager to the stars Scooter Braun, right, with Gar­den Cater­ing man­ager Michael Pao­letta at Gar­den Cater­ing in Old Greenwich on Thurs­day af­ter­noon.

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