Trumbull’s Annual Fall Festival

09/08/2017 to 09/09/2017

Trumbull, CT Phone: 203-452-5089,.

This year, the Trumbull Fall Festival will be on Friday, September 9th, from 5 to 10 PM, and on Saturday, September 10th, from Noon to 10 PM, on the fields behind Trumbull HS and Hillcrest Middle School. Marenna Amusement Company returns to present a carnival and amusements for kids (and adults) of all ages! An 'Unlimited Ride' session will take place on Saturday from Noon to 5:00 PM, for $25 per bracelet. Single and multi-ticket discount packs will also be available.

St. Dimitrie Orthodox Church Festival

09/08/2017 to 09/10/2017

503 Sport Hill Road, Easton, CT

Come enjoy traditional Romanian food, dancing, music, raffles and more at the annual St. Dimitrie Orthodox Church festival. Food includes Macedonian grilled lamb, stuffed cabbage, chicken, fish homemade pastries and bread including baklava. There is indoor and outdoor dining available as well as takeout. Music will play all day long and there will be traditional dancing Friday and Saturday night. Festival hours: Friday Sept. 8 from 4 to 10 p.m. (food served until 9 p.m., Saturday Sept. 9 from noon to 10 p.m. (food served until 8 p.m.), Sunday Sept. 10 from noon to 3 p.m. Church is a quarter mile past Silverman's Farm on the right. Admission is free.

Wilton Historical Society Bronwen and Francis Percival discussing: “Reinventing the Wheel: Milk, Microbes, and the Fight for Real Cheese”

09/08/2017

224 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7257.

12:30-1:30 pm. Wilton Historical Society Members: $30; Non-members $40. Includes one copy of Reinventing the Wheel, plus artisanal cheese sampling. Reinventing the Wheel explores what has been lost as raw-milk, single-farm cheeses have given way to the juggernaut of factory production.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Observatory Visitors' Night

09/08/2017

151 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford, CT Phone: 203-977-6537.

Observatory Visitors' Night Fridays, 8:30 pm (weather permitting) Stamford Observatory Enter through Scofieldtown Road (north) entrance View the sky through a 22-inch research telescope, weather permitting. Special group visits can be arranged, call 203.977.6521. Program suitable for ages 5 and older. The Stamford Observatory entrance is located off Scofieldtown Road. For GPS users, enter 151 Scofieldtown Road. Please call 203-977-6537 for weather updates in regards to telescope viewing. Members: Free | Non-members: $5 Adults, $3 Children (5-17)

Monroe Historical Society Tag and Textile Sale

09/08/2017 to 09/10/2017

31Great Ring Rd., Monroe, CT Phone: 203-261-1383.

Held at the Beardsley Homestead. 9 am - 3 pm. Household tag sale items, fabric, yarn, books,sewing notions, arts and crafts and much more.

Friday Concerts at Calf Pasture Beach

09/08/2017

Calf Pasture Beach Rd., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-854-7938.

CAFÉ MU TIKI LOUNGE CABERE -7:00pm Global Adventure to Jazz with "AIRBORNE JAZZ"

Astronomy Nights: Cassini Mission with Jupiter Joe

09/08/2017 to 09/08/2017

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 2039776538.

Head to the Observatory to explore the night sky, planets, stars, and more! Start by enjoying a presentation on Cassini Mission, followed by a viewing of the night sky through our 22-inch research telescope. The presentation portion of the program will be held rain or shine. Viewing hours are weather permitting. Please call 203-977-6537 for weather updates in regards to telescope viewing. This program is suitable for ages 5 and over. Members: Free | Non-Members: Adults $5, Children (5-17) $3. For more information, visit www.stamfordmuseum.org or call 203.977.6521

 

Slice of Saugatuck 5th Annual Food Tasting and Retail Experience

09/09/2017

Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT

Tickets/Passport $10, Children 5-12 $5. Food, wine, beer, entertainment. three dozen of Saugatuck's finest restaurants, shops and galleries opening their doors and inviting the community to come and sample their offerings. Walk the streets of Saugatuck Center and taste your way from restaurant to restaurant, to liquor store, to retail merchant and back. From Riverside Avenue to Railroad Place, to Charles Street, to Saugatuck Avenue each venue will have something special to offer.

Wilton Historical Society Herbed Goat’s Milk Farmer’s Cheese Workshop

09/09/2017

224 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT

2-3:30 pm. Adults only. On Saturday, September 9 from 2:00 – 3:30 the Wilton Historical Society will be offering a session for adults about how to make a simple farmer's cheese from goat's milk. The workshop will be led by Museum Educator Lola Chen, who will talk about the history of goat's milk cheeses, and help participants make a scrumptious, tangy soft cheese, flavored with herbs. Wilton Historical Society members $20; Non-members $25. Please register: info@wiltonhistorical.org or call 203-762-725

Wilton Historical Society Farmer’s Cheese Workshop for Kids

09/09/2017

224 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7257.

11 am - 12:30 pm. Suggested for ages 6 – 12. Wilton Historical Society members $10 per child, maximum $25 per family; Non-members $15 per child, maximum $35 per family. Please register: info@wiltonhistorical.org or call 203-762-7257. This workshop for kids is all about cheese! Museum Educator Lola Chen will be talking with the children about the history of cheese, and the kids will make some farmer's cheese as their workshop project. The farmer's cheese will make a great snack served on soda biscuits, which the kids will also make.