Rowayton Arts Center BEYOND BRUSHWORK 2015:

03/01/2015 to 03/29/2015

145 Rowayton Avenue,, Rowayton, CT Phone: 203-866-2744.

High-quality art that changes each month.

Bruce Museum Family Gallery Tour

03/01/2015

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203 . 413 . 6756.

11:30 am – 12:30 pm. Family Gallery Tour. Children ages 6-10 and families. Museum educator will lead an interactive, discussion-based tour of the Museum's current exhibitions. Free with admission. No reservations.

Bruce Museum First Sunday Bird Walk at Greenwich Point

03/01/2015

Greenwich Point Park, Greenwich, CT

9:00 am. First Sunday Bird Walk at Greenwich Point. Bring binoculars. Meet at main concession stand in Greenwich Point Park. A leisurely 2-mile walk to view birds in their habitats. Held in collaboration with Bruce Museum, Wild Wings and Audubon Greenwich. Free. For information, call 203-413-6756. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT.

Greenwich Audubon First Sunday Hike

03/01/2015

613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT

9:30 - 11:00 am A coastal bird walk on the first Sunday of every month in one of Greenwich's Important Bird Areas. Meet at the flag pole near the second concession stand at 9:00 am. Contact Merideth at Wild Wings at 203-637-9822 with any questions

Westport Arts Center - Chamber Music - Narek Arutuynian

03/01/2015

720 Pequot Ave, Southport, CT Phone: 203-222-7070.

3-5 pm.  Narek Arutuynian is a clarinetist who "reaches passionate depths with seemingly effortless technical prowess and beguiling sensitivity" according to The Washington Post. He will perform Sonatas for clarinet and piano by Brahms and Prokofiev, also music by Weinberg, Finzi, and Verdi.  at the Pequot Library.

Westport Country Playhouse - Dog Loves Books

03/01/2015

25 Powers Court, Westport, CT Phone: 203-227-4177.

1pm and 4pm. All tickets: $20.00. Produced by Artspower. Louise Yates' New York Times Best Seller comes to life in ArtsPower's newest musical about the irresistible Dog who loves everything about books. In fact, he loves books SO much that he decides to open up his own bookstore. Once the store opens for business, no customers come. Dog is alone in his store. But, he soon realizes that when he is surrounded by books, he is never alone. Dog begins to read the books in his store and discovers that when customers finally come in to his store, he knows exactly which books to recommend. ArtsPower's delightful new musical celebrates the power of the imagination and the satisfaction that comes when you share books with others. Recommended for ages 5-8.

Barnum Museum Program: Animals in American Life: Pets, Performers, and Zoos

03/04/2015

820 Main St., Bridgeport, CT 06604. Phone: 203-331-1104.

Animals Love Spring and The Barnum Museum will be honoring them Beginning in March and continuing throughout May, The Barnum Museum will be hosting an array of animal focused family-friendly programs with the theme for the Spring series being: Animals in American Life: Pets, Performers, and Zoos. All the programs relating to animals are funded by a Spring grant from the State of Connecticut Humanities department. Please check our website for announcements regarding snow dates and weather-related closures. Wednesday, March 4 at 12:15 p.m. Victorian Pets: Arts and Artifacts in The Barnum Museum Collection, Sneak Peek presented by Adrienne Saint-Pierre, Curator for The Barnum Museum An informative Sneak Peek program designed to teach you about pet stories of the past. Includes objects found in the Museum's own collection. Learn about Victorian-era pet artwork, the 1880's trend of pet stuffing, pet post cards, P.T. Barnum's dazzling dog shows and more. No registration required. $3 Suggested Donation. Free for museum members and kids under 12. Patrons are encouraged to bring their lunch.

Bruce Museum Film. Vision on Art: Pieter Paul Rubens.

03/04/2015

One Museum Dr., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203 . 413 . 6756.

10:30 – 11:30 am. Film. Vision on Art: Pieter Paul Rubens. Free with Museum admission; no advance reservations.

Bruce Museum Film Series: The Great Artists - Pieter Paul Rubens

03/04/2015

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT

Films held on Wednesdays at 10:30 am. The films are short documentaries, each approximately 50 minutes long. Free with Museum admission.

Stamford's Palace Theatre Presents Jungle Jack Hanna

03/05/2015

61 Atlantic St., Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203-325-4466.

Jungle Jack Hanna, the beloved animal expert frequently featured on David Letterman and Good Morning America, will be at Stamford's Palace Theatre on Saturday, March 5 at 3:00 pm to share some of his amazing adventure stories and introduce the audience to some of the world's most spectacular wild animals! Check the website for ticket information.