Center for Contemporary Printmaking- Vandercook Monotype

12/02/2017 to 12/06/2017

299 West Ave, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-7999.

10-4. This two-day workshop will explore the layering effects of monotype using the perfect registration of the Vandercook Proofing Press to produce unique impressions with luminous color relationships. Monotypes will be developed by over-printing numerous translucent color inks, and by printing dry media such as pencil, charcoal or pastel. Demonstrations will lead the participant from their preliminary sketches to working in both reductive and additive printing approaches. Many examples will be shown along with demonstrations of stenciling and other techniques.

The Klein Memorial Auditorium VIENNA BOYS CHOIR

12/02/2017

910 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: (800) 424-0160 .

7:30 pm. TICKETS: $24 - $62. Boys have been singing at the court in Vienna since the 14th century. Today, there are 100 choristers from 31 nations between the ages of ten and fourteen, divided into four touring choirs. Between them, the four choirs give around 300 concerts and performances each year in front of almost half a million people. Each group spends nine to eleven weeks of the school year on tour. The visit virtually all European countries, and they are frequent guests in Asia, Australia, and the Americas.

Darien Nature Center Wreath Making Workshop

12/03/2017

120 Brookside Road, Darien, CT Phone: 203.655.7459.

2:30-4:30 pm. Join us for a holiday workshop and learn how to create your own personal, festive wreath! We will use a variety of fresh greens and dried materials from the flower market, along with some items foraged from nature. Frances Reed will lead the session. Yuletide drinks and savory bites will be provided, and you'll bring home a 12-14″ wreath.

Easton Historical Society Lecture

12/03/2017

691 Morehouse Road, Easton, CT Phone: 203-292-3533.

The Historical Society of Easton welcomes the return of author Stephen Spignesi for a special lecture on American Assassinations, Sunday, December 3, at 4 p.m. in the Easton Library Community Room, 691 Morehouse Road. Please join us for his presentation which will include who, what, when and why of notable Americans assassinations such as JFK, RFK, Martin Luther King, Jr, John Lennon, and Abraham Lincoln to name a few, as well as discussion of his book, "In the Crosshairs". Stephen Spignesi is a retired University of New Haven Practitioner in Residence and prolific author of more than 70 books on American history, pop culture, the Founding Fathers, the US Presidents, Stephen King, The Beatles, true crime, the paranormal among other pop culture subjects and TV shows.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Outdoor Adventures: Full Moon Hike

12/03/2017

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT Phone: (203) 322-1646.

5-6:30 pm. Discover the almost-winter world of nocturnal creatures by the light of the last full moon of 2017. We'll head out on to the SM&NC's nature trails at dusk and return by the light of the full moon. We'll learn about the phases of the moon and see what animals are out and about during sunset. Members: $5 | Non-Members: $8

New Canaan Historical Society Holiday Fun

12/03/2017

13 OENOKE RIDGE , New Canaan, CT Phone: 203.966.1776 .

3 pm - 5 pm. Eggnog and caroling

Stamford Rappelling Santa and Holiday Tree Lighting

12/03/2017

Landmark Square, Stamford, CT

5 pm. From 22 stories high above Stamford Downtown, watch and cheer for Santa Claus, Rudolph, Grinch and starring guest rappeller Brian Cashman, GM of the New York Yankees as they make their daredevil descent, twisting and flying from the top of one of Stamford's tallest buildings, Landmark Square. Then follow Santa and friends up Bedford Street to Latham Park for an evening of holiday music with Cast Members from Aladdin Jr. Saxe Middle School 5th and 6th Grade Musical and join in the countdown of the annual lighting of Stamford's Holiday Tree.

Rowayton Santa Run

12/03/2017

Rowayton Ave., Rowayton, CT

Santa will be making his annual visit to Rowayton aboard his big red fire engine sleigh on Sunday, December 3rd. He will arrive at the Rowayton train station at 1:00 pm and then make his rounds through Rowayton, stopping at the corner of Crest and Ridgewood, Rowayton Library, the Bell Island gatehouse, South Beach, the Beach Association boat house and Brendan's 101. Children can also visit him at the Firehouse on Rowayton Avenue from 2:15-2:45 pm. Check website for locations and times.

Rowayton Santa Run

12/03/2017

300 Rowayton Ave., Rowayton, CT

1 pm - 2:45 pm. Start: Rowayton Train Station End: Rowayton Fire House. Santa will be making his annual visit to Rowayton aboard his big red fire engine sleigh on Sunday, December 3rd. He will arrive at the Rowayton train station at 1:00pm and then make his rounds through Rowayton, stopping at the corner of Crest and Ridgewood, Rowayton Library, the Bell Island gatehouse, South Beach, the Beach Association boat house and Brendan's 101. Children can also visit him at the Firehouse on Rowayton Avenue from 2:15-2:45pm.

Outdoor Adventures: Full Moon Hike

12/03/2017 to 12/03/2017

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 2039776521.

Discover the almost-winter world of nocturnal creatures by the light of the last full moon of 2017. We'll head out on to the SM&NC's nature trails at dusk and return by the light of the full moon. We'll learn about the phases of the moon and see what animals are out and about during sunset. Members: $5 | Non-Members: $8. For more information, visit www.stamfordmuseum.org or call 203.977.6521.

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