Stepping Stones Museum for Children and Stamford Symphony

04/18/2015

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

For the first time, Stamford Symphony will host kid-friendly programs at Stepping Stones Museum for Children Sunday, April 18th at 2pm. Free with admission.

White Memorial Conservation Center Program: Amphibian Migration and Vernal Pool Study--Litchfield

04/18/2015

56 Deer Run Road, Wilton, CT 06897. Phone: 203-162-7280.

A typical amphibian migration takes place near the middle of March, however, Mother Nature has different plans this year. According to the current weather reports, there is a possibility that the migration will occur this Friday night with a forecast of rain and temperatures over 40 degrees in the evening.Great Amphibian Migration program and Vernal Pool Study Saturday, April 18th.  Call to register.

Weir Farm National Park Day

04/18/2015 to 04/19/2015

735 Nod Hill Rd., Wilton, CT Phone: 203-834-1896 .

Make it a National Park Weekend on April 18 and 19, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm with your neighbors at Weir Farm National Historic Site. Whether you're looking for family fun, a unique glimpse into the past, or just a relaxing weekend outing, Weir Farm National Historic Site is the place to be. Please note, there will be no parking available at the park during National Park Weekend. All parking will be at nearby Branchville Elementary School, 40 Florida Road in Ridgefield, CT 06877. Free park and ride service will run continuously between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm each day.

Wilton Historical Society & Heritage Museum Two Day Antique Show

04/18/2015 to 04/19/2015

Wilton High School 395 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT Phone: 203.762.7257.

Sat. 10 am-5 pm and Sun. 11 am- 4 pm. Admission is $10 per person with unlimited re-entry, free parking, handicap accessibility, show café, complimentary color magazines and popular antiques newspapers. Featuring over 75 exceptional and diverse exhibitors. 

Silvermine Arts Center Concert: Annual Trunk Show and Tag Sale

04/18/2015

1037 Silvermine Road, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-966-1776.

Trunk Show and Tag Sale - 10-5. Shop at this unique sale with fine crafts and jewelry. All purchases are tax-free! 

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts Fauna of the Great Lakes-Norwalk

04/18/2015

303 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 203-899-0606.

Saturday, April 18, 2015--Around the World: Creative Kids 2:00 pm. Fauna of the Great Lakes. Learn about the Great Lakes and the animals that live in the area. Create a scene to remind you of the importance of this beautiful region. Get free passes at Welcome Desk at 1:30 pm. Limited space. For children ages 2 and older.

Jones Farm Hosts Farm-To-Table Cooking Class--Japanese Serenity

04/18/2015

606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd., Shelton, CT 06484. Phone: 203-929-8425.

On April 18, 2015 at the Jones Family Farm a Farm-To-Table class entitled Japanese Serenity will be held from 12 to 3PM in the Harvest Kitchen.  Season foods are the focus showing how fresh ingredients make for healthier and delicious meals.  Classes are limited to 12 participants.  The sessions are relaxes and informal, a mix of demonstrations and hands-on activities suitable for beginners as well as experienced cooks.  Students take home their aprons and copies of nourishing recipes.  Class tend to fill up quickly.  Check the website for further information.

Jones Family Farm Cooking Classes - Japanese Serenity

04/18/2015

606 Walnut Tree Hill Road, Shelton, CT Phone: (203) 929-8425.

Menu inspired by the Okinawa diet, featuring Japanese-style fish with broth and exquisite vegetable presentations.

Bridgeport Symphony -SEDUCTION, TRAGEDY, FATE!

04/18/2015

910 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 576-0263 .

8 p.m. Thomas Ades - Dances from "Powder Her Face" Overture, Waltz and Finale; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante, K.320d (364) E-flat major; Peter Ilich Tchiakovsky - Symphony No. 4 in F minor Eric Jacobsen, Conductor. Johnny Gandelsman's, (Violin),Nicholas Cords (Viola).  Klein Memorial Auditorium.

Greenwich Symphony Concert Featuring Alexandre Moutouzkine

04/18/2015 to 04/19/2015

Greenwich, CT 06836. Phone: 203-869-2664.

On April 18-19, 2015 The Greenwich Symphony presents Alexandre Moutouzkine, pianist.  Featured selections:   Gluck-Mottl    Ballet Suite No. 1; Liszt; Piano Concerto No. 2; Alexandre Moutouzkine, Piano; Brahms Symphony No. 1. Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. and Sundays at 4:00 p.m. Dickerman Hollister Auditorium at Greenwich High School Pre-Concert Lectures with Associate Conductor Tara Simoncic Saturdays at 7:00 p.m. and Sundays at 3:00 p.m. Alexandre Moutouzkine, Russian-American pianist, burst onto the U.S. concert scene at the age of nineteen when he received the Special Award for Artistic Potential at the XI Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. He has also captured top prizes at international competitions in Europe, China, South Korea, Russia and Panama, and has debuted at venues including the Great Hall of the Berlin Philharmonic, the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia, and at Lincoln Center with the Jasper String Quartet. Check the website for further information.