Maritime Aquarium Norwalk


10 North Water Street , Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-852-0700.

6 p.m. (to 9:45 a.m. Sun., Aug. 20)Tickets: $90 adults and $80 children ($75 & $65 for Aquarium Members)
Bunk down among the sharks, fish, jellies and other creatures as we host a fun Family Sleepover. It's open to children ages 5 & older, with an accompanying parent or caregiver over age 18. Advance registration required. Call (203) 852-0700, ext. 2206

Outdoor Movie Series Saturday Nights at Shady Beach/Calf Pasture Beach


Calf Pasture Beach Rd., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-854-7938.


Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens Perennial Design Tour


151 Brookdale Rd, Stamford, CT

11-12 noon. FREE! Learn what to plant in sunny or shady locales in your garden by being introduced to the Cottage Garden, the Perennial Boarder, and the Sundial Garden. Don't miss out!

Greenwich Dixieland Jazz Band Concert


Arch Street, Greenwich, CT

Sunday on the Island Beach Ferry and Island Beach. Departs dock @ 4:00 PM and returns @ 6:00 PM. AUGUST 13, Rain Date: AUGUST 20. Park Pass and Ferry Fees apply

Bruce Museum Science on the Silver Screen


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

1:30-4:30 pm. Science on the Silver Screen. Enjoy an afternoon at the movies with the experts! Movie screening followed by Q&A sessions with a scientist to explain what was right, what was wrong, and what was just confusing. Held in the Bantle Lecture Gallery. Free with Museum admission, but registration is required at 203-413-6747 or

Bruce Museum Art Adventures


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

1:00 - 3:00 pm. Art Adventures. A drop-in program for children ages 4 and up and their families. Participants will have the opportunity to craft fun and creative works of art inspired by the museum's collections and exhibitions. This program is free with general admission and no advanced registration is required. August 20: Landscape Paintings

Rowayton Summer Music


Pinkney Park, Rowayton, CT

5:30 pm. Martin Sexton and Ryan Montbleau. Rain location: Roton Middle School

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Honeybee Open Hive


39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-322-1646.

11 am - 2 pm. On National Honeybee Day, we champion our smallest, most industrious farm residents. Discover the buzz during hive demos (weather permitting) and a honey bee scavenger hunt at our Sunday Farm Market. You'll plant native wildflower seeds to take home and meet some other 6- legged creatures. We'll also have a tasting of a variety of honeys, including SM&NC honey, a honey that tastes like marshmallows, and the "champagne" of honeys. Members: Free | Non-Members: Included with gate admission

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens Summer Sunday Evening Concert Series


151 Brookdale Road, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-322-6971 ex. 17 .

5-7 pm. August 20 - Maria Tiscia with Rio Bound (Samba/Bossa Nova). The concerts take place on the Great Lawn or in the Silver Educational Center if there's rain. Bring chairs, a blanket or a picnic dinner. $5 members, $10 non-members, free for children 12 & under.

Westport Playhouse Sunday Symposium Appropriate


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

Following the first Sunday matinee performance of each production, special guests take the stage to help place the production in context with illuminating insights about the world of the play. The Playhouse hosts a wide range of guests, from noted playwrights to academic scholars, for discussions that provide an excellent opportunity to delve into the world of the play. Each discussion is followed by an interactive dialogue with the audience. All Symposium events are free and open to the public and will begin immediately following the 3pm performance.