Discovery Museum and Planetarium MAKER ACADEMY

06/20/2016 to 06/24/2016

4450 Park Ave., Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-372-3521.

MAKER ACADEMY is offered June 20-24 for young learners in Grades 6-9. Young inventors and makers will use their imaginations and building skills as they learn how to use a variety of tools to create. We'll do cool hacks and rebuilds, and learn about electricity!

Wilton Historical Society - Colonial Boot Camp

06/20/2016 to 06/24/2016

224 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7257..

9:30 am - 12:30 pm. Explore. Discover. Create. Kids will go back in time and learn about life in historic Wilton. Campers will have the opportunity to learn about Colonial America through historic artifacts and hands-on activities. The week will consist of multiple activities including trades and games. Colonial snacks provided daily! Limit 12 campers. Camp is led by a certified instructor and three assistants. Cost per child: $225 for Members; $250 Non-members To register, e-mail or call 203-762-7257.

Twilight Cycle Ride to Compo Westport Historical Society


25 Avery Place, Westport, CT Phone: 203-222-1424.

 5pm - 7 pm Enjoy a scenic twilight ride on a beach bike cruiser with the bike lady, Tracy Yost. Ride to Compo Beach and back again. Explore and have some fun while supporting WHS! Limited to 20 bicycles, so call early, 203-222-1424. Bicycles supplied.

Rowayton Arts Center I Brien McMahon Student Show

06/20/2016 to 06/26/2016

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

Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 12pm to 5pm Sunday 1pm to 4pm.  Monday Closed

Stratford Summer Concert Series


Paradise Green , Stratford, CT

Performance By: The Baron's. (doo wop/motown). Concerts generally begin at 7:00 p.m. but some may start a bit later. Bring your lawn chair, something to eat and your favorite beverage to enjoy an evening at the Green. Or, you may want to sample some of the fine cuisine available at any of the nearby restaurants. Rain Date June 23.

Shelton Music Under the Stars


Huntington Green, Shelton, CT Phone: 203-925-8422.

Concerts generally begin at 7:00 p.m. and run through 9 p.m. Bring your lawn chair, something to eat and your favorite beverage to enjoy an evening at the Green. Or, you may want to sample some of the fine cuisine available at any of the nearby restaurants. In case of inclement weather, call 203-331-4120.

Beardsley Zoo -Sea Turtle Research


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

Dr. Theodora Pinou from Western Connecticut State University will talk about her sea turtle research program in Costa Rica, Mexico and Florida. She will introduce some of the biogeographical and taxonomic contributions she has made through this work. And, she will explain how this new information is shaping sea turtle biology, conservation and marine ecosystem health. Held in our Hanson Exploration Station on June 22 at 7 pm. Suggested $10 donation. Refreshments served.

Sheffield Island Norwalk Seaport Association Acoustic Wednesday Cruise


4 North Water Street, South Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-838-9444 .

New this year, visitors can board the Seaport Association's 45-foot C.J. Toth catamaran for a relaxing 2 hour cruise through Norwalk Harbor and Long Island Sound listening to relaxing music while you take in one of the most exciting tours that the Norwalk Harbor Islands area has to offer providing unique views of the city and the surrounding waterways. Pack a picnic and enjoy your favorite bottle of wine or beer. Parking available at Maritime Garage Boat departs at 6:30pm and returns to the dock at 8:30pm Boarding begins at 6:00pm When making reservations, leave contact information that will be available for day of trip. We may need to contact you if there is a change due to weather conditions. Ticketing fees applied to all reservations. Tickets are non refundable unless there is a weather cancellation.

Rowayton Arts Center I Focus Under Forty


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

Artists Talk about show. 6 pm - 8:30 pm. 

Barnum Festival - Barnum Festival Bluefish Night


600 Main St. , Bridgeport, CT

7:05 pm.  Ballpark at Harbor YardCome cheer on the Bridgeport Bluefish as they take on their cross-sound rival Long Island Ducks at the opening event of the 2016 Barnum Festival. Ringmaster Jason Julian and other dignitaries will have a special meet and greet in the Harbor Club.