Ambler Farm - Maple Syrup Tap-a-Tree

02/03/2018

257 Hurlbutt St, Wilton, CT Phone: 203-834-1143.

At 10 am or 1 pm. Learn the science and history of maple syruping by being a hands-on part of the process. There will be two training sessions offered (February 3rd at 10am or 1pm); only ONE session is required for training. On that day you will choose a tree and hang your bucket that will collect sap. We will send regular updates on the running of the sap so you can come to the Farm to collect sap from your tree. We will boil down the sap in our sugar shack and send each family home with their very own bottle of Ambler Farm maple syrup. $65 per non-member family or $60 per member family

Center for Contemporary PrintMaking Box with Hinged Lid

02/03/2018 to 02/04/2018

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

10-4. In this two-day workshop you will learn to make a box with a hinged lid and clasp. This simple yet elegant structure is so versatile it can be used as a ring box, a tooth fairy box, a pen case, a tool box and much, much more. Box-making techniques including construction of a tray, covering four-sided objects and the fitting of a hinged lid will be covered. You will walk away with a personalized box just in time for your loved one to gift for Valentine 's Day.

The Palace Presto Pete & Incredulous Chris

02/04/2018

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 12033251407.

3 pm. Traveling 2-man kid's comedy magicians and real life BROTHERS Presto Pete and Incredulous Chris of Pete and Chris Amusements bring kids an ULTRA high-energy show. Kids will guffaw and giggle at their crazy cartoon-like slapstick antics, and be wowed at the illusions presented. LOTS of audience participation! Sibling rivalry at its wackiest!

Bruce Museum First Sunday Bird Walk at Greenwich Point.

02/04/2018

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT

9:00 – 11:15 am. First Sunday Bird Walk at Greenwich Point. Bring binoculars and meet near southern concession stand. Information: cynthiae@brucemuseum.org or 203-413-6756.

Bruce Museum - Bruce Beginnings

02/08/2018

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-0376.

9:45 – 10:45 am. Bruce Beginnings Jr. This hour-long program provides a welcoming and engaging museum experience for toddlers ages 10 – 24 months and their caregivers through hands-on play and exploration. Sessions are inspired by the Museum's collections and exhibits. Free with admission, but space is limited. See the Visitor Service desk upon arrival.

Ambler Farm - Middlebrook Maple Syrup Program

02/08/2018 to 03/15/2018

257 Hurlbutt St, Wilton, CT Phone: 203-834-1143.

Students in grades 6-8 will meet in the Middlebrook cafeteria after school to tap trees on school grounds and to collect the sap. Students and families will be invited to Ambler Farm to see how the sap is made into syrup. As a thank you for participating, each student will receive a bottle of maple syrup made from the sap that they helped harvest. Dress warm as we will be outside. Pick-up is at 4:10 pm in the MB pick-up line. To register your child, please email Kevin Meehan at kevin@amblerfarm.org.

The Palace Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!

02/09/2018

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 12033251407.

8 pm. The Off-Broadway hit comedy Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!, is a one-man fusion of theatre and stand-up, and is a light-hearted theatrical comedy based on the New York Times #1 best-selling book of the last decade by John Gray. Moving swiftly through a series of vignettes, the show covers everything from dating and marriage to the bedroom. This hysterical show will have couples elbowing each other all evening as they see themselves on stage. Sexy and fast paced, this show is definitely for adults, but will leave audiences laughing and giggling like little kids!

Center for Contemporary PrintMaking Planographic Printing: A Crash Course in Aluminum-Plate Lithography

02/09/2018 to 02/11/2018

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

10-4. Aluminum-Plate lithography is a variation on traditional stone lithography. Some advantages of the aluminum plate are the expedience of image processing, the lighter weight of the matrix, and the ability to print on either an etching press or a lithography press. Participants will produce 1-3 images over the three-day workshop, able to be pulled in small editions. In this workshop, a variety of drawing methods and materials will be covered.

The Palace Close to You The Music of The Carpenter

02/10/2018

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 12033251407.

8 pm. Considered one of the best vocalists of all time, Karen Carpenter captured the attention of a generation with her unabashedly catchy pop music. The Carpenters' beautiful, memorable love songs topped the Billboard charts with more than a dozen number one hits. Now singer Lisa Rock and her 6-piece band are bringing the music of The Carpenters back to the stage with their spot-on renditions of Carpenters classics with Close to You: The Music of The Carpenters.

Maritime Aquarium Seal-Spotting & Birding Cruises

02/10/2018 to 02/25/2018

10 North Water St, Norwalk, CT Phone: (203) 852-0700, ext. 2206.

• Sat., Feb. 10 at 1 p.m. • Sun., Feb. 11 at 1 p.m. • Sun., Feb. 24 at 11 a.m. • Sat., Feb. 25 at noon. The cruises take place aboard The Maritime Aquarium's R/V Spirit of the Sound™, the country's first research vessel with quiet hybrid-electric propulsion. R/V Spirit of the Sound has a climate-controlled cabin but, because the best viewing is outside on the deck, participants should dress for the weather. Binoculars will be provided. Reserve your spot by calling (203) 852-0700, ext. 2206, or by going online.