Audubon Greenwich Offers Hillside Trail Hike

01/21/2012

613 Riversville Rd., Greenwich, CT 06831. Phone: 203-869-5272.

On Saturday, January 21, 2012  the Audubon Greenwich will offer a Hillside Trail Hike from 1:00-3:00 pm.Come along as we explore this 1.5 mile western trail loop away from the center for over-wintering birds and signs of wildlife activity from mice,
shrews, and squirrels to deer, fox and coyote. Ages 7 & up. RSVP to Store at 203-869-5272 x221.

Hillside Trail Hike at Greenwich Audubon

01/21/2012

613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-5272 x221..

1:00-3:00 pm Come along as we explore this 1.5 mile western trail loop away from the center for over-wintering birds and signs of wildlife activity from mice, shrews, and squirrels to deer, fox and coyote. Ages 7 & up. RSVP to Store at 203-869-5272 x221.

Sunday Explorers Drop-In Programming at Stamford Museum & Nature Center

01/22/2012 to 01/22/2012

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.322.1646.

Animal Meet & Greet and Winter Activity Trail. We love winter at SM&NC! Join us on Sundays for a hands-on, interactive exploration of many of the museum's favorite features. Programs will feature both staff-led and self-guided activities. Activities will run throughout the time period, so join us anytime to enhance your SM&NC experience. All ages are welcome, but children must be accompanied by an adult. Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information call, e-mail,  or visit the website.

Theatre Artists Workshop presents A Small World by Frederick Stroppel

01/22/2012 to 01/22/2012

370 Beach Road, Fairfield, CT 06824. Phone: 203-259-1598.

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM. Wth Keir Dullea and Tom Zingarelli, directed by Mark Graham. This staged reading is the comic interpretation of a meeting between two unique and very different personalities. The Walt Disney film Fantasia was an unprecedented integration of music and image, including music by classical composer Igor Stravinsky. Small World, a new play by Frederick Stroppel, invites us into a conversation between internationally-acclaimed composer Stravinksy, 58, and Walt Disney, the dynamic 38-year-old creator of Mickey Mouse, as they discuss the groundbreaking film Fantasia. Snow Date February 19. $20; Members, $15; Students, $10 suggested donation.

Garden Education Center Greenwich Hosts Movie Screening of Farmageddon: The Unseen War on American Family Farms

01/23/2012

130 Bible Street, Cos Cob, CT 06807. Phone: 203-869-9242.

On January 23, 2012 at 7PM at the Garden Education Center, Greenwich join our speaker, Mike Geller, as he informs us about the challenges of our American Family Farmers. Mike, owner of Mike's Organic Delivery, will give us an overview of local family farming and the impact it has on our daily lives. We will then view Kristin Canty's film, FARMAGEDDON, The Unseen War on American Family Farms. A first-time filmmaker, Kristin is a small farm advocate and mom, whose purpose in making FARMAGEDDON was to express the disadvantages and burdens imposed upon these small farmers by current agricultural practices. Wine and cheese will be served. Cost:  $20 member, $25 non-member.  Call to register.

Play With Your Food 10th Anniversary Gale--Westport

01/28/2012

176 Post Road West, Westport, CT 06880. Phone: 203-293-8831.

On Saturday, January 28, 2012 Dragone Classic Motorcars will host Play With Your Food 10th Anniversary Gala.  Drive on over to the trendy Dragone Classic Motorcars to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Fairfield County's popular lunchtime theatre series.  The gala event, Two For The Road, combines the backdrop of the trendy classic car showroom with what Play With Your Food does best: serve up tasty food and good theatre.  Hearty hors d'oeuvres, cocktails and wine begin the evening, followed by a rousing show at 8PM.  Professional stage actors will perform scenes from My Fair Lady, Mack and Mabel, Signa of Life and Pillow, amongst others.  Event begins at 6:30PM, performance at 8PM. Tickets are $100. ($75 is deductible) and can be purchased on event website.

Audubon Greenwich Film Screening: American Meat--A Film and Panel Discussion

01/28/2012

613 Riversville Rd., Greenwich, CT 06831. Phone: 203-869-5272.

Audubon Greenwich will host "American Meat" - A film & panel discussion on Saturday, January 28, 2012 from
4:00-7:00 pm. American Meat is a solutions-oriented macroscopic documentary surveying the current state of the U.S. meat industry. Featuring dozens of farmers across America, the film aims to be aneven-handed look at animal husbandry. $15/person. RSVP required to Jeff at 203-869-5272 x239. Film at 4:00, followed by discussion
& reception. (Snow Date: Jan. 29).

Audubon Greenwich Offers Insects in Winter Walk Program

01/28/2012

613 Riversville Rd., Greenwich, CT 06831. Phone: 203-869-5272.

On Saturday, January 28, 2012 Auduton Greenwich will offer a program: Insects in Winter Walk 1:00-2:30 pm.   Learn how insects survive winter's cold. Search for some hardy insects known to be active on the snow and along the winter-chilled Byram River. We will also search for insects hidden away under logs, tree bark, and other winter retreats. Ages 5 & up. RSVP to Store at 203-869-5272 x221.

“American Meat” - A film & panel discussion at Greenwich Audubon

01/28/2012

613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-5272 x239.

4:00-7:00 pm. American Meat is a solutions-oriented macroscopic documentary surveying the current state of the U.S. meat industry. Featuring dozens of farmers across America, the film aims to be an even-handed look at animal husbandry. For a trailer and more details, visit: www.americanmeatfilm.com. $15/person. RSVP required to Jeff at 203-869-5272 x239. Film at 4:00, followed by discussion & reception. (Snow Date: Jan. 29)

Westport Country Playhouse presents “Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales”

01/29/2012

25 Powers Court, Westport, CT Phone: (203) 227-4177 or (888) 927-7529.

1 PM and 4 PM.  produced by the Griffin Theatre Company, based on the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith. Featuring a host of fairy tale characters, include Cinderella, Rumpelstiltskin and Goldilocks. Recommended for ages 4 – 10 years.  $18. For more information and tickets, call the box office at (203) 227-4177, or for out-of-town callers toll-free at 888-927-7529, or visit the box office at 25 Powers Court, off Route 1, Westport. Information and tickets also available at www.westportplayhouse.org.