Fairfield History Museum - Town Trek Scavenger Hunt

08/07/2014

Roger Ludlowe Middle School Auditorium, Fairfield, CT Phone: 203- 256-3161 .

"Town Trek" Scavenger Hunt - Celebration and Yo Yo Show Thursday, August 7 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm Roger Ludlowe Middle School Auditorium/ There is still time for you and your family to hunt down answers to tricky and humorous questions about the people and places throughout our community! Join the Town Trek Scavenger hunt today....Pick up a Book of Clues here at the Museum, Fairfield Public Library or Fairfield Woods Branch Library! Join us on August 7 as we recognize all the participants of our Summer Reading Game and the finishers of the Family Scavenger Hunt, Town Trek!. Please register all family members by calling the Fairfield Public Library at 256-3161 or register online.

The Stratford Animal Rescue Society - Animal Adoption Event and Pet Boutique

08/09/2014

225 Beacon Point Road , Stratford, CT

The Stratford Animal Rescue Society will be hosting an Animal Adoption Event and Pet Boutique at the Stratford Animal Control Facility located at 225 Beacon Point Road on Saturday, August 9th, from 11:00am-3:00pm.   For more information, please visit our website at: www.stratfordanimalrescue.org

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Farm Market

08/10/2014

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

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. We're thrilled to bring back the SM&NC Farm Market — now on Sundays! The Farm Market will be located conveniently on the Meadow. New and additional vendors will offer a wider variety of fresh, local items. The Market will also feature a different food truck each week so you can enjoy lunch at one of our picnic tables by the Bendel Pond. We'll be selling our very own products from Heckscher Farm — fresh eggs, maple syrup and yarn. Each Sunday, activities for families will be led by one of our environmental educators. SM&NC Sunday Market Admission: FREE. For more information call 203.977-6521, e-mail info@stamfordmuseum.org or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Animal Meet and Greet

08/10/2014

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

Sundays, August 10 - August 31, 3:30 - 4:00pm. Stop by for a chance to meet one of our Overbrook Nature Center or Heckscher Farm animals up close! From goats to guinea pigs and lambs to leopard geckos, see which animals call the SM&NC home. Great for all ages! Program is approximately 15-20 minutes and will meet at the Outdoor Classroom by the Otter Pond. In inclement weather, meet at Overbrook Nature Center. 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.

Bartlett Arboretum Summer Concert

08/10/2014

151 Brookdale Rd., Stamford, CT Phone: 203-322-6971.

10:00 a.m. Trevor Babb Duo - Trevor Babb and Arash Noori perform dueling classical guitars and at  5:00 p.m. Cookie Thomas performs.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - National S'mores Day!

08/10/2014

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

Our favorite non-traditional holiday returns! Join us any time between 12:30 and 2 pm to roast marshmallows over the campfire and create a S'more! Visit our Sunday Farm Market to pick up some local goodies too. 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.

National S'mores Day!

08/10/2014 to 08/10/2014

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

Our favorite non-traditional holiday returns! Join us any time between 12:30 and 2 pm to roast marshmallows over the campfire and create a S'more! Visit our Sunday Farm Market to pick up some local goodies too. 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

* * * * Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art, the natural and agricultural sciences, and history. The Museum is a vital cultural and educational resource for the community, and a focal point for family activity through exhibitions, educational programs and special events.

Westport Historical Society Come One, Come All, Circus Fun

08/11/2014 to 08/14/2014

25 Avery Place, Westport, CT Phone: 203-222-1424.

10 am-2 pm. The Circus Workshop will find the kids making their own Calder circus, making mobiles – the art form Calder invented – and learning about the late artist, who had a home and studio in Roxbury, Conn.

Beardsley Zoo - Zoo Patrol

08/11/2014 to 08/15/2014

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT

9:00 am - 12:30 pm This session of Zoo Patrol offers children ages 6 - 8 the opportunity to participate in keeper talks, behind-the-scenes tours, animal related games, and crafts. Hands-on lab activities and nature studies may also be a part of the program. Sessions run on zoo grounds Monday through Friday. Each week is $140/child for Zoo members and $165/child for non-members.Advance registration is required. For more information and to register, please call 203-394-6563.

Westport Historical Society - Come One, Come All, Circus Fun

08/11/2014 to 08/14/2014

25 Avery Place, Westport, CT Phone: 203-222-1424..

10 am - 2 pm. The two programs are appropriate for ages 5 through 12. The Circus Workshop will find the kids making their own Calder circus, making mobiles – the art form Calder invented – and learning about the late artist, who had a home and studio in Roxbury, Conn. The cost is $200 for members and $235 for non-members and is limited to 15 children, so call early to register at 203-222-1424.