Rowayton Arts Center - Reception: "Community-Sponsored Awards" Exhibition

04/06/2014

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

Reception:  Meet the artists during the free reception for RACs 35th Community-Sponsored Awards Exhibition from 4:00-6:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 6. This exhibition of high-quality art in all media runs through April 27.

First Sunday Science at the Seaside Center. Earth Day Month Celebration

04/06/2014

Greenwich Point, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-413-6756 .

 1:30 – 4:00 pm First Sunday Science at the Seaside Center. Earth Day Month Celebration. Held at Greenwich Point Park. Greenwich Conservation Commission and other environmental organizations present "Wonder of Water" activities for all ages. Free. For information, call 203-413-6756 weekdays or email cynthiae@brucemuseum.org

First Sunday Bird Walk at Greenwich Point

04/06/2014

Greenwich Point, Greenwich, CT

9 a.m. Bring binoculars. Meet at second concession stand in Greenwich Point Park. A leisurely 2-mile walk to view birds in their habitats. Held in collaboration with Bruce Museum, Wild Wings and Audubon Greenwich. Free. For information, call 203-413-6756.

Westport Arts Center - Tribute to Dave Brubeck

04/06/2014

720 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT Phone: 203-222-7070.

Pequot Library. $25, $22.50 Members. The late, great pianist, composer, humanitarian, and Wilton resident Dave Brubeck will be honored in this concert that will feature his most well-known compositions. This concert will feature Tim Moran, alto sax, Donn Trenner, piano, Brian Torff, bass, and Warren Odze, drums.

Center for Contemporary Printmaking - Evening Workshops in April

04/07/2014 to 04/28/2014

Mathews Park, 299 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-7999.

3 evening workshops  in April...  Introduction  to Printmaking with Nancy McTague Stock April 7 - April 28  4-week evening workshop... Mondays, 6 - 8:30 pm  Includes 4 additional hours   of studio time per week (a $192 value!) Register online

Greenwich Antiques Society Lecture at the Bruce Museum

04/07/2014

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT

Presentation at Court: An Edwardian Ritual Lost and Found. Angus Trumble, Yale Center for British Arts. 1:15 p.m.

Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk- Martin T. Nweeia

04/07/2014

10 North Water Street, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-852-0700, x 2206.

8 p.m. Principal investigator of the Narwhal Tusk Research organization, Nweeia's lecture will include some footage of documentaries completed on his work from the recent David Attenborough's "Natural Curiosities" from the BBC, and films from NGS, and Decourvete, French Discovery. Tickets are $10 ($8 for Aquarium members)

Beardsley Zoo -Zoo Tots

04/08/2014 to 04/09/2014

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 03-394-6563..

10:30 am This monthly 45-minute program for children 18 months to three years, who are accompanied by an adult, may include stories, games, activities, crafts, and live animals. This session, entitled "Fur, Feathers, and Scales" will explore the differences between mammals, reptiles and birds. The cost is $10 for Zoo members and one child; $15 for non-members and one child. Participants may sign up for either day. To make a reservation, pre-register by calling the Zoo's Education Department at 203-394-6563.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Books & Beasts

04/09/2014

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

Wednesdays, April 9 - May 7, 3:30 - 4:15 pmEnjoy an afternoon story in the Heckscher Barn! Then, make the pages from the book come alive with a themed craft and "meet and greet" with one of our Nature Center or farm animals. Animals will vary each week. Meet at the Heckscher Barn. No registration needed. 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

Bruce Museum Look and See: Impressionism

04/09/2014

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

12:30 – 1:15 pm A program especially designed for children ages 3-5 years and their adult caregivers, who will explore the Museum's exhibition through hands-on experiences, stories and more. Children will then make their own landscape painting! Members $5, non-members $7 per child, per class. Parents/guardians are free. Please make reservations by calling the Museum at 203-869-0376.