Shelton Historical Society Teen Time Travelers

03/03/2017

70 Ripton Rd., Shelton, CT Phone: 203-925-1803.

4:30 pm - 6 pm. A group of young people, ages 13-18, who are interested in history and sponsored by the Shelton Historical Society to learn, to teach, and to promote awareness of the Shelton Historical Society. They meet every other Friday after school at Shelton History Center, learn about museum operations and local history, complete volunteer tasks, and take trips to various places of interest.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Observatory Visitors' Night

03/03/2017 to 03/31/2017

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

8 pm. weather permitting. Every Friday - March 3, 10,17,24,31. View the sky through a 22-inch research telescope, weather permitting. Special group visits can be arranged, call 203.977.6521. Program suitable for ages 5 and older. The Stamford Observatory entrance is located off Scofieldtown Road. For GPS users, enter 151 Scofieldtown Road. Please call 203-977-6537 for weather updates in regards to telescope viewing. Members: Free | Non-members: $5 Adults, $3 Children (5-17).

Silvermine Arts Center One-Night Stand: The Art of Decoupage

03/03/2017

1037 Silvermine Rd., New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-966-9700.

7 pm - 9 pm. Make unique glass plates done with decoupage-cut and glued paper-that make great gifts for all occasions. Any type of imagery, color and the ability to personalize these plates let you express your creative ideas. The plates can be used for display or serving. These plates are fun and quick to create- come join us. Participants will be shown quick and simple steps to finish their plates at home. If you wish to use personal photos to use on your plate, please bring them.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Friday

03/03/2017 to 03/31/2017

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

March 3,10,17,24,31. 11:30 am - Story Time, 1:30 pm. Our World & Beyond - Join us for a fun exploration of astronomy and earth science. 3 pm - Animation Station.

Webster Bank Arena Monster Jam

03/03/2017 to 03/05/2017

600 Main St., Bridgeport, CT Phone: (844) 854-1450.

March 3 @ 6 pm, March 4 @ 12 pm and 6 pm and March 5 @ 12 pm. Featuring: Max-D driven by Colton Eichelberger, Scooby-Doo driven by Bailey Shea, El Toro Loco driven by Kayla Blood, NEA driven by Aaron Basl, Monster Mutt Rottweiler driven by Daron Basl, Trucks/drivers subject to change., Grave Digger driven by Tyler Menninga, Zombie driven by Bari Musawwir, TBD driven by Tristan England

Norwalk Historical Society Women in the American Revolution: Putting the ‘Her’ in Heroics

03/04/2017

125 East Avenue., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-846-0525..

In celebration of Women's History Month, the Norwalk Historical Society will be presenting a new lecture entitled: Women in the American Revolution: Putting the 'Her' in Heroics by local researcher and Norwalk Historical Commissioner, Eric Chandler, on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 1:00pm at the Norwalk Historical Society Museum. 141 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT. Women in the American Revolution: Putting the 'Her' in Heroics will introduce some of the women who risked their lives, their fortunes and their sacred honor to lift the yoke of British control of the 13 Colonies. Women who are missing from our history books, their stories as soldiers and spies left untold. Admission is $5, payable at the door. An RSVP is required as seating is limited. RSVP to: info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org. Parking is available at Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Avenue. The museum is in the red brick house with blue double front doors, next to the Norwalk Health Dept. If there is inclement weather, the lecture will be rescheduled for Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 1:00pm.

New Canaan Nature Center Family Nature Adventures: Family Boil Down

03/04/2017

144 Oenoke Rd., New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-966-9577.

9:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. Have you ever wondered where maple syrup comes from? Grab the entire family and meet the NCNC Naturalists out at our Sugar Shack to learn how we turn Maple Sap into delicious Maple Syrup! Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the Green or stop by the Visitor Center to warm up. Learn about the history of this New England tradition, what syrup grades really mean, what causes sap to flow in winter. The Family Boil Down is a drop-in program, open FREE to the public. Donations are greatly appreciated!

Stamford Symphony Venetian Carnival

03/04/2017 to 03/05/2017

61 Atlantic St, Stamford, CT Phone: (203) 325-4466.

Albinoni Adagio in G minor, Gabrieli Canzoni per sonar a quattro, Monteverdi Orfeo: Sinfonie e ritornelli, Mahler Adagietto from Symphony No. 5, Stravinsky Pulcinella: Suite, Vivaldi Flute Concerto in D Major, No. 3 Il gardellino with Liz Mann, flute Vivaldi Gloria RV 589 with Greenwich Choral Society. . Saturdays at 8pm & Sundays at 3pm Stamford's Palace Theatre Tickets start at $25. Kids under 18 FREE on Sunday!

Earthplace Birds of Prey Feeding and Nature's Trading Post

03/04/2017

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

 Birds of Prey Feeding 3:00 PM Observe the naturalists feed our birds of prey. Questions welcome! Rain or shine; included with admission. Nature's Trading Post - 3:30 PM. Share your collection of nature finds, tell us the story of your item, and trade it for something new. Please no objects regulated by state or federal law, such as bird feathers, nests, eggs, and any endangered species. Please do not bring in anything that will rot or smell.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Maple Sugar Festival Weekend

03/04/2017 to 03/05/2017

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 2033221646.

11 am to 3 pm both days. Live music with Jay and Ray, sweet maple treats, face painting, children's crafts, scavenger hunt, maple sugar and tree tapping demos, teen chefs challenge Saturday from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, Sunday pancake brunch 11 am - 2 pm.  Adm. Members $5, non members $10. Sunday pancake brunch additional $6.