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.

Swing on the Boardwalk at Captain's Cove Seaport Labor Day!

09/05/2011

1 Bostwick Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06605. Phone: 203-335-1433.

Swing on the Boardwalk with EIGHT TO THE BAR 3:30 to 7pm.

Give a Child a JumpStart 5K Walk/Run & Family Fun Day at Stamford Community Jewish Center

09/05/2011 to 09/05/2011

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

The Center Women of the JCC are sponsoring their fourth annual 5K Family Fun Run/Walk. Help us raise money to support JumpStart, our incredible preschool program for children with special needs. The 5K run will be professionally timed. Enjoy lots of family fun after the walk, including classic field races. Rain or shine. Register by Aug. 29. For more information, call Nancy Schiffman at 203-487-0941, visit www.Stamfordjcc.org or e-mail nschiffman@stamfordjcc.org.

Norwalk Concert Series and Shows

09/07/2011

Calf Pasture Beach, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-854-7806.

With Long Island Sound as a backdrop, area residents can enjoy free musical entertainment for all ages throughout the summer. Just pack a picnic and comfortable seating then head for Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk for the First County Bank Summer Concert Series. This year, tribute bands will be featured during the weekly concerts on Wednesday evenings (rain date is the following night). A $5.00 parking fee is charged for cars without a Norwalk beach sticker.  A classic car show begins at 6:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.  The Responders – Dressed in 60's Mod attire, this group performs rock favorities from the British Invasion, Motown and more.

Glass House Conversations in Context

09/08/2011

199 Elm Street, New Canaan, CT Phone: 866-811-4111.

5:30-7:30 pm. 2-hour guest-hosted tour + reception | $150 per person Guest Lecturer: Paul Goldberger, New Yorker Architecture Critic.

Astronomy Nights: The Andromeda Galaxy at The Stamford Museum

09/09/2011

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

On Friday, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Head to the Observatory for a real treat to explore the night sky, planets, stars, and more! Start by enjoying a presentation on the Andromeda Galaxy, followed by a visit to view the night sky through a 22-inch research telescope. The presentation portion of the program will be held rain or shine. Viewing hours are weather permitting. Members: FREE/Non Members: adults $3, children .


Greenwich Harbor Yacht Showcase at Delamar Greenwich Harbor

09/09/2011 to 09/11/2011

500 Steamboat Road, Greenwich, CT 06830. Phone: 203-531-3047.

On September 9,10, and 11, 2011 the Greenwich Harbor Yacht Showcase will take place at  Delamar Greenwich Harbor.  One of the most prestigious boutique yacht shows in the northeast the weekend kicks off with a preview party, Friday September 9, 6-8PM to benefit Audubon and its efforts to protect and restore the Long Island Sound.  The showcase continues Saturday, September 10 from 10AM to 6PM and Sunday, September 11 from 11AM to 5PM.  Rereshments from top area restaurants available for purhcase.  Check the websiite for tickets to the preview party.

Silver Educational Center Gala

09/10/2011

151 Brookdale Road , Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203 322 - 6971.

A Gala on Saturday evening, 9-10-11 to celebrate the completion of thenew Silver Educational Center. The Gala will honor Richard and Vivienne Silver, key benefactors of the project. Held outdoors the Gala will be under a tent with the colorful collection of majestic Bartlett trees providing an enchanting backdrop. The event will be open to the public and will include cocktails, tours of the new Silver Educational Center and entertainment. Call for reservations and details.

Glass House Conversations in Context

09/15/2011

199 Elm Street, New Canaan, CT Phone: 866-811-4111.

5:30-7:30 pm. 2-hour guest-hosted tour + reception | $150 per person Guest Lecturer: Tod Williams + Billie Tsien, Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects.

Friday Night Movies” Series Returns to Stratford Library

09/16/2011

2203 Main Street , Stratford, CT Phone: 203-385-4162.

7 pm. The Social Network- Director David Fincher's biographical drama chronicles the meteoric rise of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in this critically acclaimed film nominated for several Academy Awards including "Best Picture". Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield and Justin Timberlake star. PG-13, 120 minutes 2010. The series will offer free showings of recent, popular films. Movies are shown uncut on widescreen in the Stratford Library Lovell Room each month beginning at 7 pm. Complimentary snacks will be served.