Avon Theatre New York Dog Film Festival

05/21/2017

272 Bedford St, Stamford, CT Phone: 203.967.3660.

The New York Dog Film Festival is a program of entertaining and inspiring short films that celebrate the remarkable bond between people and dogs. A portion of each ticket sold will support the Connecticut Humane Society.The festival is comprised of two separate programs which are each a medley of animated, documentary and narrative short films from around the world. (Please note that each program requires a separate admission ticket.). Program I, entitled Second Chances, at 11:00am is made up of twelve short films including GAMES OF BONES,

Weston Historical Society Music at the Barn

05/21/2017

104 Weston Road , Weston, CT Phone: 203 226-1804 .

Old School Revue plays "none of today's favorite music", rather they specialize in the Great American Soul and Jazz book, showcasing the most unusual and quirky repertoire of vintage chestnuts from the past 60 years. Old School Revue performs favorites rarely heard live anymore by artists like Booker T. & the M.G.'s, Steely Dan, Quincy Jones, The Band, Stevie Wonder, The Beatles, Bonnie Raitt and Stan Getz. Versatility, good listening, good fun, and musical surprises – that's the "Old School" way.No reservations are required for this delightful family entertainment series. Bring a lawn chair, blanket, favorite food and beverage, and enjoy show. In the event of rain, the concert will be moved indoors and chairs will be set up. Admission is $10 per member, $15 per non-member, and kids are free.

Lockwood Mathews Mansion Living History Performance

05/21/2017

295 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-838-9799 .

2:30-4:30 p.m. at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, 295 West Avenue in Norwalk, CT, Jan Turnquist will present a living history performance portraying American author Louisa May Alcott. Jan Turnquist is the executive director of the historic house museum Orchard House, in Concord, Mass, where Louisa May Alcott wrote the novel, Little Women.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children - Musical Jamboree

05/21/2017

303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-0606.

10:30 - 11 am. Explore music and movement through song, dance and the playing of instruments.

Carriage Barn Arts Center Madera Winds Quintet 2017

05/21/2017

681 South Avenue, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-972-1895.

4 pm. Enjoy a Free  concerts at the Carriage Barn this spring with Fairfield County woodwind quintet. Music is lively, upbeat, energetic and audience friendly. These talented musicians have been active in chamber music groups in CT and NYC for up to thirty years.

Earthplace Essential Business of Birds

05/21/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-257-4400.

2:00 PM — 4:00 PM. Play a significant role in the care and enrichment of our resident raptors and songbirds. Explore the issues impacting birds in our area and join our Naturalists in caring for the birds of Earthplace by decorating environments, making toys and trimming beaks, amonth other activities. Those who meet a minimum number of participation hours and demonstrate suitable skill may begin working with some of our birds of prey.

Booth Memorial Park Opening Day Festivities

05/21/2017

Main Street, Stratford, CT Phone: 203.381.2046.

Free Admission Antique Car Show (9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.), Art In The Park (12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.) Park & Museum Activities from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.: • Stratford Community Band • Sheep Shearing • Blacksmithing • Wool Spinning • Rug Weaving • Rose Garden Tips • Model Train Museum • Boothe Museum Building Tours • Putney Chapel • Boothe Genealogical Library • Refreshments.

Booth Memorial Park Opening Day Festivities

05/21/2017

5800 Main St. , Stratford, CT Phone: 203.385.4052.

Free Admission, Antique Car Show (9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.), Art In The Park (12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.) Park & Museum Activities from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.: • Stratford Community Band • Sheep Shearing • Blacksmithing • Wool Spinning • Rug Weaving • Rose Garden Tips • Model Train Museum • Boothe Museum Building Tours • Putney Chapel • Boothe Genealogical Library • Refreshments

Stamford History Center Cozy Sunday

05/22/2017

1508 High Ridge Road , Stamford, CT Phone: 203-329-1183.

2:30 - 4 pm. Program on Colonial Gardens in cooperation with the Bartlett Arboretum.

Center for Contemporary Printmaking STONE LITHOGRAPHY: STATE CHANGE

05/22/2017 to 05/26/2017

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

10 am - 4 pm. During this workshop, participants will learn foundational techniques of stone lithography. Throughout the workshop, participants will experiment with mark making, drawing, and printing while they learn how to add and delete imagery. Through deletion and addition, artists will be encouraged to embrace chance, variation, and experimentation as they use the lithographic process to develop their ideas and evolve imagery. By the end of the workshop, artists will have multiple prints and variations.