Silvermine Arts Center - A Night of Wicked Fun- Halloween Party

10/25/2014

1037 Silvermine Road, , New Canaan, CT Phone: (203) 966-9700, ext. 22 .

7:30 p.m.Enjoy the creative cuisine of On The Marc Catering, including taco bars, wine, beer, margaritas, and seasonal desserts. Show off your dance moves to music provided by our inspiring DJ. Costumes are optional, but prizes will be awarded- so be daring! Costume or not, please come and enjoy!  Please call 203-966-9700 ext. 22 for information and tickets or visit our website www.silvermineart.org.

Fairfield Museum and History Center - 375th Birthday Party Fundraiser

10/25/2014

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

Fairfield Museum 375th Birthday Party Fundraiser - Saturday, October 25, 7 – 10:30pm. Celebrate Fairfield’s 375th Birthday at an evening to remember! Festive cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live music and an illusionist, four-course “Dinner by the Bite, silent and live auctions and a fabulous four-tiered, square cake in reference to Fairfield’s four squares originally laid out in 1639. Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Museum’s educational programs and a portion of the ticket is tax-deductible. Tickets are now available online at Fairfieldhistory.org. For an invitation or more information, call the Fairfield Museum at 203-259-1598.

Norwalk Symphony's 75th Celebration

10/25/2014

125 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT

The Norwalk Symphony is marking its' 25th anniversary celebration on Saturday October 25 with a performance by the world - renowned violinist Midori who will join the Norwalk Symphony for its opening concert at the Norwalk Concert Hall. The evening starts with a celebration at the Norwalk Inn at 5:00pm, there will be food and beverages and good friends! A $150 celebration ticket includes a ticket to the concert. Concert tickets range from $5 for students 18 and under and $20-$40 for adults and are available by visiting www.norwalksymphony.org and the Buy Tickets link, by sending an email to info@norwalksymphony.org or by calling 203.956.6771.

Audubon Greenwich ‘Enchanted Orchard’ & Live Animal Show

10/25/2014

613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT Phone: (203) 869-5272.

6:00-9:00 pmA fun Halloween-themed evening for the wholefamily. Meet kid-friendly, costumed animalcharacters on a tour of the ‘Enchanted Orchard’.After the tour, enjoy dinner, treats and a liveanimal show, too. Costumes welcome but notrequired! All ages. $10/person. Space very limited.RSVPs & parent supervision required. Rain Date: Oct. 30

Bruce Museum International Symposium. The Splendor of a Golden Age: Topics in Northern Baroque Art.

10/25/2014

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-413-6743.

10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The symposium is open to the public, and attendees will have the opportunity to learn from an international panel of experts, exploring sophisticated issues from the role of collaboration to questions of connoisseurship. Dr. Sutton, the exhibition's organizer and a world-renowned Old Master scholar, as well the author of the catalogue The Hohenbuchau Collection: Dutch and Flemish Paintings from the Golden Age (2011), will serve as moderator. In addition, panelists include: Christopher Brown, Director Emeritus of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, Frederik J. Duparc, former director of the Mauritshuis, The Hague, Walter A. Liedtke, Curator of European Paintings, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Curator of Northern Baroque Paintings, National Gallery of Art, Washington Reservations are required; $15 members, $25 non-members. For information: 203-413-6743. Reservations are required: contact educationreservations@brucemuseum.org.

Fairfield Museum and History Center - Celebrate Fairfield 365th Birthday

10/25/2014

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

Celebrate Fairfield's  375th Birthday with us.  Sat., October 25th  7-10:30 pm. Party like it's 1639!  Festive cocktails, Dinner by the Bite, live music and entertainment, live auction and of course a fabulous birthday cake!  To benefit the Museum's Educational Programs - Tickets now on sale!

Wilton Historical Society - Walking Tour of Lambert Corner with Bob Russell

10/25/2014

224 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT Phone: 203.762.7257.

11 a.m. walking tour.

Norwalk Symphony Orchestra - Opening Concert

10/25/2014

125 East Ave, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203.956.6771.

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 8:00pm - Midori, world-famous violinist will play the Schumann Violin Concerto.  Also on the program, Mozart's Overture to the Marriage of Figaro and his Symphony No. 29; Ives' Unanswered Question, Brahms' Nanie  (the a should have an umlaut on it, but can't find it in my font selection!) Programs are subject to change, but hopefully not to much. For more information call, email  info@norwalksymphony.org or visit the website.


Fairfield Museum 375th Birthday Party Gala

10/25/2014

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

Saturday, October 25 at 7pm.  Celebrate Fairfield's 375th anniversary and the founding of our town – an evening to remember! Proceeds to benefit the Museum's educational programs.  Please register with the contact person for this event.

Ick Fest @ Overbrook Nature Center - Stamford

10/26/2014

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

1 p..m. to 4 p.m. Celebrate all things creepy and crawly at our annual "Ick Fest @ Overbrook." After Trick-or-Treating on the Farm, visit the Overbrook Nature Center to visit our snakes, tarantulas, lizards, worms, and other icky creatures. Explore our slime table, make crafts featuring bats and spiders, and more. 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