Bruce Museum Bruce Beginnings Jr.

01/12/2017

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

9:45 am - 10:45 am. This hour-long program, held on the second Thursday of each month, provides a welcoming and engaging museum experience for toddlers, ages 10 months -24 months, and their caregivers through hands-on play and exploration. Sessions are inspired by the museum's collections and exhibits. Free with admission and no advanced registration is required.

Earthplace Essential Business of Birds

01/13/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-257-4400.

2:00 PM — 4:00 PM Play a significant role in the care and enrichment of our resident raptors and songbirds. Explore the issues impacting birds in our area and join our Naturalists in caring for the birds of Earthplace by decorating environments, making toys and trimming beaks, a month other activities. Those who meet a minimum number of participation hours and demonstrate suitable skill may begin working with some of our birds of prey.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Rubber Ducky Day

01/13/2017

495 Main St. South, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-899-0606.

11 am - 1 pm. Come race your rubber ducky down our Energy Lab raceway to celebrate Rubber Ducky Day!

Earth Place Birds of Prey Feeding

01/14/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-557-4400.

3 pm Observe the naturalists feed our birds of prey. Questions welcome! Rain or shine; included with admission.
Nature's Trading Post January 14th, 3:30 PM Share your collection of nature finds, tell us the story of your item, and trade it for something new. Please no objects regulated by state or federal law, such as bird feathers, nests, eggs, and any endangered species. Please do not bring in anything that will rot or smell.

Audubon Center at Fairfield Backyard Birding – Free

01/14/2017

2325 Burr Street. , Fairfield, CT

10 am - 11 am. Learn how to identify birds by sight and sound. Discover bird feeding habits and ways to attract them to your feeder. Pre-registration required. Call 203-259-6305 ext. 109 to register. Program is held at Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street. - See more at: http://www.ctaudubon.org/center-at-fairfield/#sthash.uAFzre3L.dpuf

Emerson String Quartet

01/14/2017 to 01/14/2017

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203.325.4466 .

Saturday, January 14th, Recital at 8pm

Stamford’s Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford Ct. 06901

Program of selected works by Beethoven, Shostakovitch and Tchaikovsky. Tickets start at $25. Call for best seats! 203.325.4466 or go to www.stamfordsymphony.org

Enjoy the recital with nine-time Grammy  winning Emerson String Quartet and then have the opportunity to meet them personally on the stage post-concert! Dessert Reception and Champagne catered by Marcia Selden $30 per person (does not include concert ticket). Space is limited, call Patron Services at 203.325.1407, x10 to make your reservations.

Earthplace Essential Business of Birds

01/15/2017 to 05/21/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-557-4400.

2:00 PM — 4:00 PM. Play a significant role in the care and enrichment of our resident raptors and songbirds. Explore the issues impacting birds in our area and join our Naturalists in caring for the birds of Earthplace by decorating environments, making toys and trimming beaks, a month other activities. Those who meet a minimum number of participation hours and demonstrate suitable skill may begin working with some of our birds of prey. The first and third Sunday of each month, 2-4pmJanuary 15; February 5, 19; March 5, 19; April 2, 16; May 7, 21 Please join at any time, and fees will be prorated. $60 for members, $75 for non-members

Rowayton Historical Society Archeology in Fairfield County

01/15/2017

33 Highland Ave., Rowayton, CT Phone: 203-831-0136.

3 pm.  Professor Ernie Wiegand of the Anthropology Department of Norwalk Community College shares his fascinating experiences at more than 100 digs throughout the area. He began his impressive career as a professor of geology and archaeology at NCC in 1975 and is consultant for excavations throughout the state. In 1985 and 86, he was Field Director of the Mount Lebanon Shaker Village Archaeological Project. Refreshments will be served. Admission is $5 per person. Rowayton Community Center

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Fire Breathing Dragons and Musical Jambo

01/15/2017

303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-0606.

10:30 am - 11 am Musical Jamboree. Explore music and movement through song, dance and the playing of instruments. 1:15 pm - 2 pm. Fire Breathing Dragons In honor of appreciate a dragon day, come make your very own fire breathing dragon. For ages 2 and older.

CT Chamber Choir Illumination: Early Cantatas of J.S. Bach

01/15/2017

5301 Main St., Trumbull, CT

4 pm - 5:30 pm. St. Theresa Church.  Guest Artists The Sebastians, early music consort Louise Fauteux, soprano Sarah Kraus, mezzo-soprano David Vanderwal, tenor Edward Pleasant, baritone