Stamford Giant Balloon Inflation Party

11/19/2016

Hoyt at Summer St., Stamford, CT

3 pm  to 6 pm. An extraordinary experience to watch the drama of giant helium balloons coming to life. Many of the balloons reach heights of 6o feet! A new balloon this year will be the Octonauts and returning favorites include Daniel Tiger, Elmo, Fred Flintstone, Kung Fu Panda, Mr. Potato Head, Paddington Bear, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and more. And, the Inflation Party features dancing with Locust Performing Arts Center of Stamford,

Ansonia Nature Center - PRINCIPLES OF FIRECRAFT

11/19/2016

10 Deerfield Rd., Ansonia, CT Phone: 203-736-1053.

10 am Basic firecraft principles are very important to know. Whether or not you're the family camp-out fire starter, knowing how fire works is paramount to safety. Join Ranger Dan in learning about wood-gathering, fire safety, and fire starting with only one match! Children must be accompanied by an adult. FREE.

Trumbull Historical Society Harvest House Tour

11/19/2016

1856 Huntington Turnpike, Trumbull, CT Phone: 203-377-6620.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Join us on Saturday, November 19, as we tour five of Trumbull's most unique homes dressed up for Thanksgiving. This self-guided tour offers a variety of architectural and decorative styles throughout the town's many neighborhoods. After your tour, come back to the Trumbull Historical Society for refreshments and holiday cheer.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Meet & Greet and Korean Creations: Korean Kites

11/19/2016

303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203.899.0606.

Korean Kites Join local Korean-American artist Leeah Joo for a closer look at the Korean culture. Learn about the sport of Yeon Nalligi, Korean kite flying and design your own kite. Ages 5 years and older. Limited space. Two program times available: 11:00 – 11:45 am and Noon – 12:45 pm. Meet and Greet – Leeah Joo 1 pm - 1:30 pm. Join local Korean-American artist Leeah Joo in "Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea" for a closer look at the Korean culture.

Center for Contemporary Printmaking -MONOTHON2016 Auction & Party

11/19/2016

681 South Avenue,, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203.899.7999.

At the Carriage Barn Arts Center in New Canaan, CT. The artist retains the remaining prints. Prints chosen for exhibition and sale become the property of CCP. All proceeds from MONOTHON2016 (printing sessions and auction) support CCP's programs and activities. Each 5-hour printing session is $250.

Pequot Library -Music for Youth Free Young Persons' Concert

11/19/2016

720 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT

2:00pm - 3:00pm Music for Youth and Pequot Library present Andrew Armstrong, piano, recipient of Gilmore Young Artists Award. Master class will follow performance. Register for Master class: (203) 254-0123 or musicforyouthct@gmail.com.

CT Audubon Center @ Fairfield Fall Walk

11/19/2016

2325 Burr St., Fairfield, CT

10:30 am - noon. Hike the trails with us and discover the beauty of fall in the Sanctuary. All ages welcome, no strollers please. Donation suggested. Pre-registration required. To register call 203-259-6305 ext. 109. 

Stamford Museum and Nature Center A BILLION BRICKS 4: LEGO® Super Heroes in Gotham

11/19/2016 to 02/05/2017

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

Skylines and superheroes! Bring the whole family to our popular annual "A Billion Bricks" exhibition and be awed by five famous architectural landmarks made completely out of LEGO® bricks. The team from ILUGNY will recreate a fantasy Gotham City — featuring some of the most iconic buildings in New York City. LEGO® trains, trams, and subways will travel over, under and around a totally new LEGO landscape where superheroes will save the day!

Rowayton Arts Center Holiday Gift Show

11/19/2016 to 12/24/2016

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

Nov. 12- Nov. 15, 12-5. On other dates gallery open: Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 12pm to 5pm Sunday 1pm to 4pm (Closed Jan-Mar). Monday Closed

Stamford Holiday Shopper's Craft Showcase @ Italian Center Stamford

11/20/2016

1620 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT Phone: (203) 322-6941.

11 am - 5 pm. Fine art, fine crafts, free admission.