Audubon Greenwich Offers Spring Birding Walk

05/24/0031 to 05/31/2014

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

SPRING BIRDING WITH AUDUBON IN GREENWICH--Morning bird walks are a spring tradition. Get out & enjoy two local 'birding' hot spots when wood thrush, orioles, tanagers, and other Neotropical migratory birds return to the US for the nesting season. Bring binoculars &/or camera. Loaner binoculars may be available. No charge or RSVP required. Questions? Call Ted Gilman at 203-869-5272 x230. THIS & NEXT Saturday (7:00-8:45 am): May 24, 31.2014.  Call to register.

Jody Sandhaus & Pete Malinverni at Soundwaters

04/01/2011

1281 Cove Rd, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-406-3336.

Jody  Sandhaus, whose voice has been described as subtle, sensitive, projecting a clear, emotional tone, is a jazz singer and recording artist with an amazing sense of timing. Jody returns to SoundWaters to perform her favorites from the Great American Songbook, accompanied by gifted pianist Pete Malinverni. You may bring your dinner and favorite beverage. Doors open at 7:00pm for dinner. Shows start at 8:00pm. All tickets are $25. Mark your calendars now!! Early reservations are encouraged. Seating is limited and the room fills quickly.

Cooking in the Kitchen: Gourmet Chef Demonstration and Luncheon at The Stamford Jewish Community Center

04/01/2011 to 04/01/2011

1035 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203-487-0941.

This NEW event will feature Chef Shawna Goodman-Sone as she prepares Passover friendly dishes in a fabulous kitchen in a private home in Stamford. Sample the food, have lunch with friends, get inspired by a designer kitchen, and take home your own recipe book. $60 per person. All proceeds benefit the Senior Nutrition Program. Dietary laws observed. For more information, call Nancy Schiffman, visit website  or e-mail.


Astronomy Nights: Our Amazing Moon at The Stamford Museum

04/01/2011 to 04/01/2011

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.322.1646.

Head to the Observatory to explore the night sky, planets, stars and more! Learn about the moon and then head upstairs to view the night sky through our 22-inch telescope. The presentation portion of the program will be held rain or shine. Viewing hours are weather permitting. This program is suitable for children ages 5 and up. Members: Free / Non-Members: Adults $3, Children (5-17) $2. For more information call 203.322.1646, e-mail info@stamfordmuseum.org, or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org

Linoleum Block Printing Workshop at Contemporary Printmaking - Norwalk

04/02/2011 to 04/03/2011

299 West Avenue, Mathews Park, Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 203-899-7999.

On Sat. - Sun. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  2 Day Workshop with Shelia M. Fane.  $225 plus $20 studio fee.  This popular relief printing medium explores the beginning stages of designing the block through transferring the image to the block, cutting it out, and making the final prints. Various printing options are demonstrated and chosen. If time permits, the workshop delves into an introduction to multi-block and color imagery. This workshop is beginner-friendly.  All levels.

"Music and Myth Under the Stars" at The Discovery Musem - Bridgeport

04/02/2011

4450 Park Avenue , Bridgeport, CT 06604.

On Saturday, April 2 4 p.m.-5 p.m. (Children's Performance) Ages 12 and Up, $10. Ages 6-11, $7. And on Saturday, April 2
7 p.m.-9 p.m. Ages 12 and Up, $15. Experience the Vast Universe of Wheeling Constellations, Timeless Music, and Immortal Gods. Wine and Light Refreshments Included. Limited Seating. Please reserve your tickets by April 1. Send your check with name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address to The Discovery Museum, 4450 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604 or purchase tickets on line www.discoverymuseum.org (See Special Events.) Tickets will be held at the door.

A GARDEN DAY AT THE LIBRARY

04/02/2011

1 Belden Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 1-203-899-2780 x 15126.

At 3:00 pm Ralph Bloom will make a presentation to the Norwalk Garden Club to thank them for all of their work in beautifying the library. A Special Gardening Books Sale is also a feature of this garden day, located in the first floor reading area and Another special feature of Garden Day is how Alexandra Lovejoy (Lamarre) of Alexandra's Gardens will transform the entrance to the library into a garden by setting up what she calls a portable garden that can be for special occasions or that can be planted to be permanent.  Alexandra will advise on how to choose plants for your garden.  Creating and restoring perennial gardens, outdoor rooms, decorative stonewalls and paths are all part of what she features in her gardening company.

Music Under the Stars at The Discovery Museum

04/02/2011

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

in the Henry B. duPont III Planetarium!   It's a natural--timeless music played under the dome of the starlit heavens.4 p.m.-5 p.m. (Children's Concert). Ages 12 and Up, $10. Ages 6-12, $7. 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Ages 12 and Up, $15, $12, Discovery Museum Members with Membership I.D. Wine and Light Refreshments Included. Limited Seating.  Please reserve your tickets by April 1.   Send your check with name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address to The Discovery Museum, 4450 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604  or call 203-372-3521.

The Engery Conscious Home Forum at Greenwich High School - Audubon Connecticut/Audubon Greenwich

04/02/2011

613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT 06831. Phone: 203-869-5272 x239.

On Sat., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Greenwich High School. Open to the public - exhibit and presentation featuring exhibits,service representation and a series of sessions about being Green.  Visit the website for more information.

Civil War Reenactment at the Wilton Historical Society

04/02/2011

224 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897. Phone: 203-762-7257.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Members of the 14th Connecticut Infantry reenactment unit will be setting up camp on the Historical Society's grounds. They will simulate the living conditions of Union soldiers, drill, and offer firing demonstrations to give visitors a sense of what members of the Union army- including men from Wilton- had to endure. The event will also feature an afternoon lecture by Wilton High School's own Bryan Caswell, a senior who will be attending Gettysburg College next year to pursue his passion for American history. There is no charge for attendance, although guests are welcome to make donations either to the Historical Society or to battlefield preservation. Food and drink will be available for sale on site.