Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Farm Market

06/22/2014 to 10/05/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977-6521.

Sundays, June 22 – October 5, 10am – 2pm. We're thrilled to bring back the SM&NC Farm Market — now on Sundays!. The Farm Market will be located conveniently on the Meadow. New and additional vendors will offer a wider variety of fresh, local items. The Market will also feature a different food truck each week so you can enjoy lunch at one of our picnic tables by the Bendel Pond. We'll be selling our very own products from Heckscher Farm — fresh eggs, maple syrup and yarn. Each Sunday, activities for families will be led by one of our environmental educators. SM&NC Sunday Market Admission: FREE. For more information call,  email,  or visit the website.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - A Day in a Farmer's Life

07/01/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977-6521.

Tuesdays, July 1 - August 19, 2:30 – 3:15pm Come by and discover what it takes to be a farmer on Heckscher Farm. Each week farm staff will pick an activity to show the diversity of farm life and how we care for our animals and the environment. We will be conducting hands-on programs for all ages. Programs will include milking, grooming, caring for baby animals, and more. Program is weather permitting and will last 30-45 minutes. Meet at the Chicken Coop. Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information call 203.977-6521, e-mail info@stamfordmuseum.org or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org.

Beardsley Zoo Rainforest Reptiles

07/01/2014 to 07/31/2014

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 394-6565.

Rainforest Reptile Shows (www.rainforestreptileshows.com) features exotic crawlers, unusual slitherers, and fascinating creepers, all of which are creatures of the rainforest. Experience direct contact with live animals, artifacts, and fascinating stories about these unusual animals and their natural habitats. Tues - Thurs: two shows daily; Fri - Sun: three shows daily. Free with paid admission to the Zoo.

Join the Community for our Tzofim Friendship Caravan Summer Concert

07/01/2014 to 07/01/2014

1035 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203.487.0961.

At the Stamford JCC Admission is free.Direct from Israel and back by popular demand, a live performance by the Tzofim Friendship Caravan! Don’t miss this electrifying performance by 10 professional Israeli teenagers as they rock the stage during a stop on their annual tour throughout the US and Canada. These amazing performers will share their lives in Israel through song, dance and story, as they bring a message of peace. Children and adults alike will love this show! For more information, please contact Matan Samovsky at 203.487.0961 or msamovsky@stamfordjcc.* * * Welcoming * Respect * Community * The Stamford Jewish Community Center boasts a wide variety of social, educational and recreational programs. JCC membership, events and programs are open to everyone, regardless of race or religion.

Annual Town of Stratford Fireworks at Short Beach Park

07/03/2014

1 Dome Drive, Stratford, CT 06615. Phone: 203-385-4052.

On Thursday at Short Beach Park. The rain date is July 5th. The Fireworks Display will be at 9:30 p.m. Parking will be available within Shore Beach Park and at the south parking lot of Stratford Army Engine Plant. Handicapped Parking available.  Concession Stand Open. Activities for children.

Captain's Cove Seaport - 4th of July Celebration

07/04/2014

1 Bostwick Ave., Black Rock Harbor, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-335-1433 .

Don't slave over a hot grill!  Come on down to The Cove and let us do the cooking!!  We have everything from traditional picnic fare like hot dogs and hamburgers to ceasar salads and lobster bakes!! Also enjoy the sounds of SHAMELESS on the boardwalk from 3pm to 7pm then COVER THIS is upstairs at 7pm!

Beardsley Zoo Red, White, & Blue Animal Scavenger Hunt

07/04/2014

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 394-6565.

9:00 am - 4:00 pm
This self-guided hunt will challenge visitors to find all of the animals sporting patriotic colors. (Ex. red wolf, white swans, (blue) poison dart frog) - and many more! Enjoy a special "Animal Bytes" presentation about the American Bald Eagle.

Saturdays at Soundwaters

07/05/2014 to 08/23/2014

1281 Cove Road, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-406-3302.

Guided 1-Hour Canoe Tours on Holly Pond, Cove Island Park, Stamford.Discover Birds and Marine Life
while paddling the pond Trips begin 10 am and 12 noon Saturdays July 5 through August 23 Registration on Day of Event First come-first served $20 adult or child (at least 8 years old). Cash, check, credit card. Stamford Beach Sticker or day pass purchased at guard booth required.

The Fairfield Summer Celebration on Fairfield's Historic Town Green - A patriotic picnic celebrating Fairfield's 375 years of history!

07/05/2014

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

Saturday, July 5, 2014 from 11am – 3pm. A patriotic picnic celebrating Fairfield's 375 years of history! Visit the Fairfield Museum's exhibitions, including Creating Community: Exploring 375 Years of Our Past and the Historic Sun Tavern. Sample great food from Fairfield's most popular restaurants, enjoy music presented by Fairfield Theatre Company, and participate in games, activities and more. View Map Fairfield Museum 370 Beach Road Fairfield, CT 06824This event is accessible to people with disabilities. Visitor Service

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Farm Market

07/06/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977-6521.

Sundays, July 6 10am – 2pm We're thrilled to bring back the SM&NC Farm Market — now on Sundays! The Farm Market will be located conveniently on the Meadow. New and additional vendors will offer a wider variety of fresh, local items. The Market will also feature a different food truck each week so you can enjoy lunch at one of our picnic tables by the Bendel Pond. We'll be selling our very own products from Heckscher Farm — fresh eggs, maple syrup and yarn. Each Sunday, activities for families will be led by one of our environmental educators. SM&NC Sunday Market Admission: FREE. For more information call, email, or visit the website.