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.

Fairfield History Museum - Family Drop In Programs

04/03/2013 to 04/04/2013

360 Beach Rd., Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-1598.

Family Fun Days! April 3 & 4  2:30pm - 4:30pm. Free with admission. Stop by the Fairfield Museum on early dismissal days for a Family Scavenger Hunt in the galleries and art-making inspired by the Connecticut landscape.

Audubon Greenwich Program: Birders: The Central Park Effect

04/05/2013

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

AUDUBON'S SPRINGTIME FILM FEST– Part 2--Friday, April 5,2013 Birders: The Central Park Effect reveals the extraordinary array of wild birds and the equally colorful New Yorkers who schedule their lives around the rhythms of migration. The spectacular wildlife footage captures the Park's bird life mostly goes by unnoticed by the 38 million people who visit America's most famous park each year. (61 min.) Event & film details on website. Receptions at 6:00 pm. Film at 7:15 pm. $15/adult & $5/under 21. RSVP.

Earthplace - The Nature Discovery Center - Family Campfire

04/05/2013

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-227-7253.

On Friday Family Campfire April 5th, 7:00 PM. Enjoy sitting by the fire and exploring the night. Everyone will enjoy toasting marshmallows for smore's. Bring a blanket or folding chair to sit on.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Fee is $20 per member family and $25 for non-member families. 7:00 - 8:30 PM. Visit the website for more information.

The Discovery Museum and Planetarium - Celebrate CT Space Day

04/06/2013

4450 Park Avenue , Bridgeport, CT Phone: 860-372-3521.

On Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free Admission. Enjoy Space Demonstrations and an exciting public lecture about DISCOSAT-1 and Discovery Museum's Future Space Program for Kids in our auditorium.  View a meteorite collection from Astronomical Society of New Haven and the sun through solar scopes with Westport Astronomical Society, launch rockets in Veterans Memorial Park, and much more! Weather permitting, there will be an evening program with a special The Skies Tonight Planetarium Show and night telescopes observations on Museum grounds.

Palace Theatre Stamford - The Stamford Symphony - An Evening With Audra McDonald

04/06/2013

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203-325-1407.

Palace Theatre Stamford, Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.  - 10 p.m. One of the most honored actresses of her generation, Audra McDonald is the winner of five Tony Awards (for Carousel, Master Class, Ragtime, A Raisin in the Sun and Porgy and Bess) and has been nominated for two additional Tonys. After a four-year absence, she returned to Broadway in Porgy and Bess, winning her latest Tony in the process. Tickets: $243 VIP (call Barbara at 203-325-1407 Ext 10 for VIP Tickets), $125, $75, $60 plus SCA fees. For more information visit www.Stamfordsymphony.org, call Gina Ely at 203-325-1407 x14 or e-mail Gely@stamfordsymphony.org.

 

Enjoying Global Flavors Memorable Meals Series: Flavors of India [*V] Jones Family Winery

04/06/2013

606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd., Shelton, CT Phone: (203) 929-8425.

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Enjoying Global Flavors Memoral Meals Series is a series of hands-on cooking classes where we explore the spices and favorite ingredients of other lands. Come learn the secrets of another cuisine. Registration includes apron, recipes, meal and glass of wine. Limit 12 students. Menu: Dahl w/ Cucumber Cream, Curried Chickpeas w/ Sweet Potatoes, Naan [*V] - Denotes Vegetarian Friendly Menu Cost: $80 per student.

Bruce Museum - First Sunday Bird Walk at Greenwich Point

04/07/2013

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203.869.0376.

9:00 am. Bring binoculars. Meet at second concession stand in Greenwich Point Park. Held in collaboration with Bruce Museum, Wild Wings and Audubon Greenwich. Free. For information, call weekdays 203-413-6756. No beach pass required until May 1.

Center for Contemporary Printmaking - 2nd Annual Connecticut Printmakers Invitational - PORTRAITS IN PRINT

04/07/2013

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

Sunday, April 7, 2 to 5 pm - Free admission  |  refreshments. PORTRAITS IN PRINT The Annual CCP Members' Exhibition Contemporary interpretations of the portrait genre, on view now in our gallery Mon. through Sat., 9 am to 5 pm, Sun., 12 noon to 5 pm (Open Easter Sunday, the last day of the exhibition)

Westport Country Playhouse presents “The Little Engine That Could™ Earns Her Whistle"

04/07/2013

25 Powers Court, Westport, CT Phone: (203) 227-4177, or for out-of-town callers toll-free at 888-927-7529.

1 and 4 p.m. – Westport Country Playhouse presents “The Little Engine That Could™ Earns Her Whistle,” recalling the famous line, “I think I can, I think I can.” Little Blue Engine dreams of someday leaving the train yard to pull the big cars on the main line track. But can she convince Big Silver that she is worthy of being a main line engine? A dynamic, song-filled adventure, this new musical portrays Watty Piper’s timeless tale about hard work, self-confidence, friendship, and believing that anything is possible. Produced by ArtsPower, the classic story is recommended for ages 4 and up. $18.