Bruce Museum Afternoons at the Bruce

08/02/2016 to 08/04/2016

1 Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-0376.

1 pm - 4 pm. Join us for cool adventures on hot days! Three afternoons filled with fun-filled exploration of the Bruce Museum's current exhibitions. These hands-on programs are designed for children aged 6-12. Each session will cost $45.00 for members and $60.00 for non-members. Sign up for all three afternoons and recieve a special reward from our gift shop. Please register at http://afternoonsatthebruce.eventbrite.com by July 28th. Tuesday, August 2, 1:00-4:00pm: Art of Nature, Wednesday, August 3, 1:00-4:00pm: Zoom, Soar, Crash! Fun with Physics, Thursday, August 4, 1:00-4:00pm: Color Day – Prepare to Get Messy! Wear your favorite color and prepare to get messy! We will be outside mixing, painting and playing with all of the colors of the rainbow. Activities will include tie-dying, splatter painting and color combat!

Bruce Museum Bruce Beginnings

08/02/2016 to 08/30/2016

1 Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-0376.

11 a.m. - 11:45 am. For ages 3-5 with adult - Tuesday mornings @11:00 am & afternoons @1:00 pm. Explore the museum collections and exhibitons through picture books and hands-on activities. Topics change weekly:

Stratford Summer Concert Series

08/02/2016

Paradise Green , Stratford, CT

Bob Button Big Band – Tuesday, August 2, 7:00 pm (rain date August 4, 7:00 pm). Concerts generally begin at 7:00 p.m. but some may start a bit later. Bring your lawn chair, something to eat and your favorite beverage to enjoy an evening at the Green. Or, you may want to sample some of the fine cuisine available at any of the nearby restaurants

Norwalk - Thursday Summer Concert Series

08/03/2016

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

7:30 p.m. Rod Stewart Tribute Band. All rain dates will be on the following day. All concerts are free and open to the public. Concerts may be added and/or dates changed throughout the year, call the office (203) 854-7806 for updates; cancellation number (203) 854-7938. Vehicle Sticker Information For Wednesday night concerts, a parking fee of $10 per car will be charged for cars without a Norwalk Resident Pass. For the July 3rd Fireworks and Concert, a parking fee of $30 per car will be charged for cars without a Norwalk Resident Pass. 

Shelton Music Under the Stars

08/03/2016

Huntington Green, Shelton, CT Phone: 203-925-8422.

Performance by: Gunsmoke.  Concerts generally begin at 7:00 p.m. and run through 9 p.m. Bring your lawn chair, something to eat and your favorite beverage to enjoy an evening at the Green. Or, you may want to sample some of the fine cuisine available at any of the nearby restaurants. In case of inclement weather, call 203-331-4120.

Fairfield Museum -Read to Me! Storytime

08/03/2016

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

10:30am – 11am. Free.. In celebration of reading and the Fabulous Animals exhibition, join Museum Docent Barbara Lucia for storytime. Explore the animal kingdom, nature and fables with stories illustrated and inspired by Robert Lawson, including The Story of Ferdinand, of course!

Beardsley Zoo -Red, White, & Blue Animal Scavenger Hunt.

08/04/2016

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-394-6565.

Self-guided hunt to find all of the animals sporting patriotic colors (ex. red wolf, white swans) plus an "Animal Bytes" presentation about the American Bald Eagle.

Norwalk - Thursday Summer Concert Series

08/04/2016

303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203 854-7938.

All Shows begin at 7:00pm at Mathews Park. Performance by: Fuzzbone. Classic Rock Dance Music.

Alive @ Five Outdoor Concerts

08/04/2016

Columbus Park, Stamford, CT

5 pm. 21 and over only. Performance by Easton Corbin/Coutney Cole. Live music from national and regional headliners, which attracts after work crowds. Thursday nights in Columbus Park have become a ritual in Stamford Downtown with great music, great dancing and great times! $10 fee to attend the Alive@Five Festival before 6pm, $15 thereafter

Pequot Library Fantastic Finds

08/05/2016

720 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT Phone: (203) 259-0346, ext. 15.

10:45am On the First Friday of every month Pequot Library chooses up to five items to show from our treasure trove of over 30,000 rare books and manuscripts. The materials will be discussed and questions answered. The materials may be thematic or seasonal, and will always be engaging. Free and open to the public. Pequot Library