The Stamford Jewish Community Center - 13th Annual Jewish Arts & Film Festival of Fairfield County

10/25/2014 to 11/02/2014

1035 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203.487.0941.

Mark your calendar for 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, October 25 through Sunday, November 2 for the 13th season of the Jewish Arts & Film Festival of Fairfield County, featuring the very best of current  Jewish film, literature, and the very best of Jewish arts and culture that you’ve come to enjoy or more information, visit www.stamfordjcc.org, contact Nancy Schiffman at 203.487.0941 or nschiffman@stamfordjcc.org.

4th Annual Middlebury Trick or Trunk

11/01/2014

Memorial School, Memorial Drive, Middlebury, CT Phone: 203-758-8520 .

On Saturday from 1 to3 p.m. Participants can decorate their cars from noon to 1 p.m. when they should be prepared to hand out candy to visiting trick or treaters. Sponsored by Parks and Recreation. For more information call or email bproulx@middlebury-ct.org.

Garden Education Center of Greenwich Workshop: Putting Your Garden To Bed--Cos Cob

11/01/2014

130 Bible St., Cos Cob, CT 06807. Phone: 203-869-9242.

 Putting Your Garden To Bed--10:00 AM--November 1, 2014 at the Garden Education Center of Greenwich with NICK MANCINI,
learn soil amending, spot fertilizing, pH adjustments, and other techniques necessary to become the master of your garden. Pre-registration appreciated. Cost: Members $25, Non-Members $30.

The Stamford Jewish Community Center - Kids Fun Night | Movie Night in the Pool!

11/01/2014

1035 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203.487.0974.

On Saturday 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Grades K – 5. Bring your friends to hang out and watch a movie in the coolest way possible; while floating in the pool! This Kids Fun Night will make a real splash. Member $7 / Community $11. Contact Galit Roloff at groloff@stamfordjcc.org or 203-487-0974.

 

Center for Contemporary Printmaking Paper Lithography Monoprints

11/01/2014 to 11/02/2014

299 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: (203) 899-7999 to Register.

Lisa Mackie- Saturday – Sunday, 10am – 4pm 2-day Weekend Workshop, limited to 8 $245 members, $270 non-members. Paper lithography involves printing by inking Xerox copies. This is a wonderful way to immediately create photo effects with multiple color printings. Both Xerox and Laser machines create the printing surfaces or matrixes. By applying gum Arabic and water to the Xerox, the surface acts like a traditional lithographic surface (without processing or graining a stone!). T

Beardsley Zoo - Harvest Hay Rides

11/01/2014 to 11/30/2014

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

3:00pm. Ongoing every WEEKEND in October and November as well as school holidays from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Rides begin at the W.O.L.F. Cabin and are $2.00 each.

Stamford Center for the Arts Al Jarreau

11/01/2014

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT Phone: (203) 325-4466.

Al Jarreau's unique vocal style is one of the world's most precious treasures.

Historical Society of Easton - One Family’s Civil War By Carolyn Ivanoff

11/02/2014

691 Morehouse Rd, , Easton, CT Phone: 203 261 2090.

Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2:00 PM. Easton Public Library Community Room. Carolyn Ivanoff, Civil War Historian, returns to share her knowledge about the French family and their amazing story of the Civil War: living through and surviving those difficult and extraordinary years. The talk is based on almost 600 letters of Captain Wilson French, Company G, 17th Connecticut Volunteers, his beloved wife Martha Bouton French, and the remarkable journey of those letters through the generations.  Captain French was wounded at Gettysburg, captured, and paroled.  Through his letters to his beloved wife, and hers to him, his strong character as a good officer and a good man shine through all his trials and hard service.

Stamford Museum & Nature Cener - Wheels in the Woods Fall Activity Trail

11/02/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977.6521.

Sundays, November 2 - 30, Noon - 4 pm. Our popular self-guided activity trail returns with new activities. Identify fall birds, do a mini scavenger hunt, make funoculars, and more. Information on the trail can be found in the Overbrook Nature Center. Heavy rain will cancel. Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information call, email or visit the website.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center - Sunday Explorers

11/02/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977.6521.

Sundays, November 2 - 30, Noon - 4 pm. Our popular Sunday drop-in programs return for November. Join us for hikes, field studies, live animal visits, garden experiences, and crafts as we explore all the best things about SM&NC in the fall. Information on specific themes is available at the Overbrook Nature Center. Schedule of Events: Noon - 4 pm  Self-guided crafts & open classroom. 12:30 pm Trail Hike 2:30 pm  Garden or farm experience 3:30 pm Animal Meet & Greet. Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information call or visit the website.