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.

The Vintner's Luck at The Bruce Museum

01/03/2013

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

6:30 pm. From the director of Whale Rider and featuring Academy Award nominee Keisha Castle-Hughes, Vera Farmiga, Jérémie Renier and Gaspard Ulliel, The Vintner's Luck is the passionate tale of Sobran Jodeau, an ambitious young peasant winemaker and the three loves of his life -- his beautiful wife Celeste, the proudly intellectual baroness Aurora de Valday and Xas, an angel who strikes up an unlikely but enduring friendship. Complimentary refreshments will be served Tickets: $15

Book Discussion: "March" by Geraldine Brooks - Fairfield Museum and History Center

01/05/2013

370 Beach Road, (I-95, Ex. 22), Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-1598.

Tuesday,  12 - 1pm. Free. Join Library Director Elizabeth Rose for an informal brown bag lunch discussion on this engaging book. Reading the whole book is not required! About the Book: From Louisa May Alcott's beloved classic Little Women, author Geraldine Brooks has animated the character of the absent father, March. Brooks follows March as he leaves behind his family to aid the Union cause in the Civil War. His experiences will utterly change his marriage and challenge his most ardently held beliefs.

Stepping Stone Museum for Children Around the World Creative Kids

01/05/2013

303 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203 899 0606.

2:00 pmDesign your own decorative Rangoli, folk art from India, using vibrantly colored rice! Free with museum admission, but tickets required. Limited space. For ages 2 and older.

Let Freedom Ring! Jubilee Celebration - Fairfield Museum and History Center

01/06/2013

370 Beach Road, (I-95, Ex. 22), Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-1598.

Sunday, January 6     2pm - 3pm. Free and open to the public. An Interfaith Celebration of the  150th Anniversary of the  
Emancipation Proclamation, co-sponsored with the Fairfield Clergy Association. Join us for an interfaith celebration featuring music and songs by Chris Coogan and Shemeer Stephens, a dramatization by Jeanette Harris, storyteller, and prayers for freedom, based on the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights.  Please bring bells to ring in freedom. Refreshments will follow.

Five Friends at The Bruce Museum

01/06/2013

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

6:30 p.m. Early American writer and philosopher Elbert Hubbard said, "My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, you've had a great life." Five Friends captures the intimate relationships of a 65-year-old man and his five friends as they reflect on their lives together, support each other in personal struggle and mine the depths of meaningful friendship. Filmed on location in Connecticut. Film Trailer The evening will feature a VIP Reception and Q&A with writer/producer Hank Mandel. Complimentary drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served Tickets: $35 in advance / $40 at the door

WITH A NEW YEAR... COMES A NEW SHOW. SHAKESPEARE ON THE SOUND INVITES YOU TO JOIN US IN REVELRY AS WE ANNOUNCE OUR 2013 PLAY CHOICE AND NEW GUEST DIRECTOR

01/09/2013

145 Rowayton Avenue, Rowayton, CT

On WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9TH 7-9PM at the ROWAYTON ARTS CENTER. Wine and Cheese will be served. Please RSVP to  
contactus@shakespeareonthesound.org if you will be in attendance.

Rowayton Historical Society Lecture: Excavating the Merritt Homestead in Greenwich

01/11/2013

177 Rowayton Avenue, Rowayton, CT 06853. Phone: 203-831-0136.

Excavating the Merritt Homestead in Greenwich--Professor Ernie Weigand, Norwalk Community College--Sunday January 11 at 7 pm--Rowayton Community Center, 33 Highland Avenue.  Come hear Professor Weigand talk about his excavation of the Merritt Homestead in Greenwich, CT, a 1750 salt box used as a farm house, a mill, a speak-easy and a restaurant. It was also the site of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnez' wedding. Admission is $5. Free to RHS members.

Rowayton Historical Society Lecture: Excavating the Merritt Homestead in Greenwich

01/11/2013

177 Rowayton Avenue, Rowayton, CT 06853. Phone: 203-831-0136.

Excavating the Merritt Homestead in Greenwich--Professor Ernie Weigand, Norwalk Community College--Sunday January 11 at 7 pm--Rowayton Community Center, 33 Highland Avenue.  Come hear Professor Weigand talk about his excavation of the Merritt Homestead in Greenwich, CT, a 1750 salt box used as a farm house, a mill, a speak-easy and a restaurant. It was also the site of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnez' wedding. Admission is $5. Free to RHS members.

ASTRONOMY NIGHTS-The Search for Exoplanets

01/11/2013 to 01/11/2013

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

Explore the night sky, planets, stars, and more! Start by enjoying a presentation on the Search for Exoplanets, followed by a visit 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. Members: Free | Non-Members: Adults $3, Children (5-17) $2. No children under 5 please. For more information call 203.322-1646, e-mail info@stamfordmuseum.org, or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org