Beardsley Zoo - Zoo Tots

09/11/2013

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

10:30am - 11:15am.  This monthly 45-minute program for children 22 months to four years old, who are accompanied by an adult, may include stories, activities, crafts, and live animals. This session is entitled "Colors of Nature." Pre-registration is required by calling 203-394-6563. The cost is $10 for Zoo members and one child, and $15 for non-members and one child.

Bruce Museum - Look & See: Woodland Indian Family Life

09/11/2013

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

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. A program designed for children ages 3-5 years and their adult caregivers, who will explore the Museum's galleries through hands-on experiences, crafts, stories and more. Children will explore the Museum's natural history exhibition and then create their own Woodland Indian turtle rattles. Members $5, non-members $7 per child, per class. Parents/guardians are free. For reservations, call the Museum at 203-869-0376.

The Palace Theatre - Athome A-List Awards

09/12/2013

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

athomes annual A-List Awards honor the top projects in design, landscape, and architecture by firms across Fairfield County. athome Fairfield County Cocktails: 6pm, Awards: 7:15 pm, Tickets: $60 (per ticket fees apply).

Philip Johnson Glass House Conversations in Context

09/12/2013

199 Elm Street, New Canaan, CT Phone: 866.811.4111.

Bjarke Ingels, Founder, BIG Bjarke Ingels Group; Honorary Professor, Royal Academy of Arts, School of Architecture, Copenhagen. Events take place from 5:30 to 8:00 pm on select Thursdays throughout the tour season, which runs from May 2 through November 30, 2013. Conversations in Context tickets ($150 per person) may be purchased online at philipjohnsonglasshouse.org or via phone at 866-811-4111. Space is limited and advance reservations are highly recommended.

Jones Family Winery Wine-Lovers Sip & Savor Series: Tuscan Tastes

09/13/2013

606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd., Shelton, CT

6:30-8:30. Tuscan Tastes. Featuring Sautéed Veal Cutlet with Lemon, Sweet Potato Gnocchi, Seasonal Jones-grown Vegetables, Biscotti. $65

P.T. Barnum and the Age of Wonders - Presented by Todd Robbins

09/14/2013

820 Main Street,, Bridgeport, CT

On Saturday., September 14, 2 p.m. - P.T. Barnum and the Age of Wonders - Presented by Todd Robbins, award winning performer, creative artist, lecturer and author.  $5 Admission.  Event is free for museum members.  Please note that seating is limited and will be on first come, first served basis.  The Barnum Museum,  Bridgeport in the People's United Bank Gallery, entry located at the back of the historic building. Call for more information 203-331-1104 ext.100, M-F from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

LITTLE ASIA 1ST ANNUAL LUNAR FESTIVAL

09/14/2013

133 Wood Ave., Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 535-7653.

The first annual "Little Asia Street Festival." Bands, great food, activities for kids and adults alike. "Touch a Truck", Lion Dancing, Vietnamese Fashion Pageant, Karaoke, Games, Mooncakes and Asian Street Food, Martial and Healing Arts, Public Art, Moon Viewing courtesy of the Discovery Museum, Traditional and Modern Asian Music and much more!

Learn to Live Green - Taylor Farm Park - Two - day Festival - Norwalk

09/14/2013 to 09/15/2013

45 Calf Pasture Beach Road, Norwalk, CT

September 14th, 2013 10:00am – 4:00pm and September 15th, 2013 11:00am – 4:00pm. Celebrate and learn to 'Live Green' at our two-day, fun-filled family festival for all ages, at Taylor Farm Park located at 45 Calf Pasture Beach Road in Norwalk, CT! Enjoy Delicious Food, Live Music, Eco-friendly shopping, Environmental Speakers and Exhibits! 'Green' Dogs Welcome....on a leash of course!! See and experience businesses that are showcasing their new technology to positively impact our lives and environment. Come away with tips and ideas that will save you money! FREE ADMISSION. $5. a car. Let's all Live Green Connecticut!

Jones Family Winery - Cooking Series: Sensational Sustainable Seafood

09/14/2013

606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd., Shelton, CT Phone: 203-92.

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm. Learn how to prepare a meal from start to finish using seasonal produce from our kitchen garden. We work together in small groups to learn new cooking techniques and then we enjoy a meal together with a glass of Jones wine. Take home Harvest Kitchen apron and recipes. Sensational Sustainable Seafood Featuring Seared Scallops, Mussels & Grilled Oysters with Fresh Produce from our Garden. Cost: $80 per student.

Autumn Harvest Festival at French Farm Hosted by Greenwich Historical Society

09/15/2013

516 Lake Avenue, Greenwich, CT 06807. Phone: 203-869-6899.

On September 15, 2013 starting at noon until 4PM the Greenwich Historical Society hosts the Autumn Harvest Festival at French Farm.  Stroll the grounds or take a guided garden tour, pet the sheep and check out the chickens.  The harvest table will be laden with a bounteous, seasonal buffet catered by celebrity chef and host John Barricelli owner of The SoNo Baking Company.  Call to sign up for a beautiful afternoon at French Farm.