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.

Garden Education Center of Greenwich Hosts Kerry Mendez: Design Tips for Kockout Perennial Gardens

05/02/2012

130 Bible Street, Cos Cob, CT 06807. Phone: 203-869-9242.

On Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 12PM at the Garden Education Center of Greenwich Kerry Mendez will offer a program:  Design Tips for Knockout Perennial Gardens.  Learn proven design tricks for sensational gardens that will be the talk of the neighborhood.  Cost: Members $60, Non-Members $75.  Light lunch included.  Call to register.

Evening Lecture Series: The Carnivores of Africa at Beardsley Zoo

05/02/2012

1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 345-3430.

7:00 pm Andrew Stein will discuss Lions, Cheetahs and Leopards Oh My! Enjoy the ferocity and magnificence of Africa from the safety of your seat. $5 suggested donation. Refreshments will be served. This program, taking place in the Hanson Exploration Station, is part of the Evening Lecture Series, sponsored by Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo Volunteer Association.

Evening Lecture Series: The Carnivores of Africa - Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

05/02/2012 to 05/02/2012

1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06610. Phone: 203-394-6565.

Andrew Stein will discuss Lions, Cheetahs, and Leopards Oh My! Enjoy the ferocity and magnificence of Africa from the safety of your seat. $5 suggested donation. Refreshments will be served. This program, taking place in the Hanson Exploration Station, is part of the Evening Lecture Series, sponsored by Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo Volunteer Association.

Fairfield Museum and History Center Hosts Gala Preview of Images 2012

05/03/2012

370 Beach Road, Fairfield, CT 06824. Phone: 203-259-1598.

On Thursday, May 3, 2012 from 6 to 9 PM at the Fairfield Museum and History Center join the Gala Preview of Images 2012.  Featuring the Work of Charles Ruger.  Check the website for further information.

Near and Far Aid Designer House Tour - Westport and Fairfield

05/04/2012

Westport, CT Phone: 203-259-1710.

Call for tickets - May 4, 11-4: A tour of five homes in Fairfield and Westport. (Pre-tour breakfast and lecture are also available)

Annual Tag Sale of the Monroe Historical Society

05/04/2012 to 05/05/2012

31 Great Ring Road, Monroe, CT 06468.

The event will take place at the Beardsley Homestead from 10:00 am  to 3:00 PM. Come and purchase new, used and vintage fabrics, notions, linens, craft supplies, yarns, etc. We have a barn full of donated items that have been carefully sorted and priced by society members for some very enjoyable bargain shopping. For more information, please call 203-261-8554 or 203-981-4334.

Sounds of a Spring Night at Fairfield Audubon

05/04/2012

2325 Burr St., Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-6305 ext. 109.

7 – 9 p.m.. In early spring, the Larsen Sanctuary comes alive with the melodies of male frogs calling to the females to join them at the pond.  Come experience the chorus of spring peepers and look for more secretive animals like spotted salamanders and frogs, as well as the shy and increasingly rare woodcock. Boots, flashlights and warm attire are strongly suggested. Fee:  $6 for CAS Members, $8 for Non-members.

Monroe Historical Society Tag Sale

05/04/2012 to 05/05/2012

31 Great Ring Road, Monroe, CT 06468. Phone: 203-268-3516 or 203-261-8554.

At Eliot Beardsley Homestead (in the barn and on the grounds) Tag Sale  runs each day from 10am to 3pm. Household items-  some vintage and collectibles, several old trunks, small furniture, outdoor items , sports equipment, decorative items, trinkets, old pewter, new and old China, toys, household, a huge assortment of donated things to sell for benefit of the society.

Sunday Explorers Drop-In Programming at The Stamford Museum and Nature Center

05/04/2012 to 05/04/2012

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

May 6 - May 27, 12 pm to 4 pm (No program on 5/20) Sunday is FUNday at the SM&NC with our popular Sunday Explorers programs! Join us for self-guided crafts, trail walks, live animal visits, garden experiences and more. Each week will have a special theme to help explore all SM&NC has to offer. Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information call  e-mail,  or visit website.