Maritime Aquarium Norwalk IMAX® Theater Humpback Whales

01/08/2016 to 05/26/2016

10 North Water St., South Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-852-0700.

11 a.m. and 2 & 4 p.m. daily. Swim, dive, leap and sing among some of the largest animals on Earth in this exciting IMAX movie that's better than any whale watch you've ever been on! This appealing film takes audiences to Alaska, Hawaii and the Kingdom of Tonga for a close-up look at how these whales communicate, sing, feed, play and take care of their young.

Stamford Downtown Restaurant Weeks--February 22nd - March 6, 2016

02/22/2016 to 03/06/2016

5 Landmark Square, Stamford, CT 06901.

Stamford Downtown Restaurant Weeks offer prix-fixe lunch and dinner at many restaurants in the downtown area for a very affordable price during the two weeks.  Dine out and receive an Avon Theatre Film Center Coupon to buy one general admission. 

Bruce Beginnings

03/01/2016

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-0376.

11 am - 11:45. For families with children ages 3-5.Tuesday, March 1: Exploring Color. Free with Museum admission and no registration required.

Westport Artisits' Collective Exhibition Will Pop Up and Then Disappear

03/03/2016 to 03/05/2016

CT Phone: 203-222-7070.

Westport Artists' Collective Exhibition Will Pop Up and Then Disappear--Join the Westport Arts Center for the 6th Westport Artists’ Collective Pop Up Exhibition on Thursday, March 3, from 6 - 8 p.m.  The event is free and open to the public.  The exhibition will remain on view through Saturday, March 5, 2016. The festive Westport Artists’ Collective Pop Up shows typically draw crowds of over 300 people and are a lively celebration of local art. Guests can enjoy wine and a delicious variety of toasts and toppings (a tradition of the founding members, the “Toasters"), meet the artists, and purchase the showcased works of art.  The March 3rd Pop Up includes a diverse range of selected artists from the Westport Artists' Collective including Jeanine Esposito, Susan Fehlinger, MaryEllen Hendricks, Jana Irejio, Michael Kozlowski, Arpad Krizsan, Liz Leggett, Toby Michaels, Nancy Moore, Susan Newbold, Melissa Newman, Guy Philips, Marlene Siff, Lee Walther, and Florence Zolan.

Bruce Museum - Fred Elser First Sunday Science at the Seaside Center: Earth Day Month Celebration

03/03/2016

Greenwich Point, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-413-6756.

1:30 – 4:00 pm. Citizen Science, Secrets of the Soil, Find Your Watershed and more. Free, drop-in.

Bartlett Arboretum Free Greenhouse Workshop

03/03/2016

151 Brookdale Rd., Stamford, CT Phone: 203-322-6971.

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the Silver Educational Center (Snow date March 10). his free workshop will be conducted by Leanne Pundt, UCONN Extension Educator in Commercial Horticulture. The workshop will primarily be concentrating on Integrated Pest Management and best greenhouse practices. The first 1 1/2 hours will be in the Silver Educational Center. The last half hour of class will take place in the greenhouse.

Discovery Museum Holds Kids Night--Bridgeport

03/04/2016

4450 Park Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06604. Phone: 203-372-3521.

On Friday, March 4, 2016 from 6PM to 9PM the Discovery Museum will host Kids Night at the museum.  Pizza Dinner, a Movie in our Auditorium and hands-on time throughout the museum.   Children 6 to 10 years old.  Members $35. Non Members $45 first child.  Each additional child $25.  Space is limited.  Register on line or call.

Audubon Greenwich Program: Lawn Alternatives

03/04/2016

613 Riversville Rd., Greenwich, CT 06831. Phone: 203-869-5272.

Friday, March 4, 2016 Audubon Greenwich program:  Lawn Alternatives--1-2:30pm. $20 members/$24 non-members. Replacing your lawn with native plants is an excellent environmentally sound practice. Mark Richardson, Horticulture Director from the New England Wildflower Society will discuss how your lawn affects the environment and how it can be replaced with native plants that not only benefit wildlife, but save you time and money. Online registration required. Please visit the Audubon Greenwich website http://greenwich.audubon.org/newfs-series-march-2016.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center - Observatory Visitors' Night

03/04/2016

39 Scofieldtown Rd,, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-977-6537.

8:30 pm, weather permitting Stamford Observatory Enter through Scofieldtown Road (north) entrance View the sky through a 22-inch research telescope, weather permitting. Special group visits can be arranged, call 203.977.6521. Program suitable for ages 5 and older. The Stamford Observatory entrance is located off Scofieldtown Road. For GPS users, enter 151 Scofieldtown Road. Please call 203-977-6537 for weather updates in regards to telescope viewing. Members: Free | Non-members: $5 Adults, $3 Children (5-17).

Westport Art Association 5th Annual Toy Makers Competition

03/04/2016

51 Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT Phone: 203) 222-7070.

The Westport Arts Center knows that there are no better experts when it comes to toys and games than kids! Our fifth annual Toy Makers Competition invites young designers ages 5 - 12 to submit their ideas for new and innovative toys. Each child may submit up to 3 design concepts that capture their creativity and imagination. Both traditional and electronic games are acceptable, but the designers should ask themselves not only what they are but how they would be made. Visit website for criteria.