Passion, Repression and the Lure of Forgiveness Stamford Symphony

01/29/2011 to 01/29/2011

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203-325-1407 x14.

On Sat. January 29 at 8 pm and Sun, January 30 at 3 pm The Stamford Symphony with Eckart Preu, conductor and Jan Vogler, celloist. Schoenberg Verklärte Nacht Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme Jan Vogler, cello Schubert Symphony No.4 “Tragic” Eckart Preu will share secrets and stories behind the music on stage one hour before each concert. Kids Come Free on Sunday. MusiKids, an interactive education experience for children ages 6 – 12, takes place before the Sunday concert. For more information visit website or call Gina Ely at 203-325-1407 x14 or e-mail Gely@stamfordsymphony.org. Tickets $22 - $72.

BANG ON A DRUM: LATIN RHYTHMS FOR KIDS - Westport Arts Center

01/30/2011

51 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT 06880. Phone: (203) 222-7070.

3 p.m. WAC Gallery. Join us for an educational seminar introducing children and their families to Latin rhythms and beats. Hands-on demonstrations, clapping and dancing will be a large part of this program.  Audiences will not only hear these rhythms, but will feel and perform them as well. Tickets: $15 / $10 / $5.

Sunday Explorers at The Stamford Museum and Nature Center

01/30/2011 to 01/30/2011

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.322.1646.

11 am – 3 pm, each Sunday (with exception of special event days)Join SM&NC education staff every Sunday for a hands-on, interactive exploration of many of the Museum’s favorite features!  Each week will focus on a different theme and may include visits with our live reptiles or farm animals, tastings in the garden, or great arts and craft experiences. Programs will feature both staff-led and self-guided activities for all ages. Activities will run throughout the time period, so join us anytime to extend and enhance your SM&NC experience. All ages are welcome, but children must be accompanied by an adult. Members: Free / Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information call 203.322.1646, e-mail  or visit website.

Free to Be You and Me at The Stamford Community Jewish Center

01/30/2011 to 01/30/2011

1035 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203-487-0941.

Sunday, January 30 • 1:30 and 4 p.m. Free To Be You . . . And Me, written by Marlo Thomas is a fun filled show for children and adults of all ages, starring members of our very own Stamford JCC community! It is a collection of stories, poems and songs with a universal theme; love & unity of family & friends, and helps boys and girls feel free to be who they are and who they want to be!  Don't miss this fantastic show presented by The Center Women of the JCC. M/NM No Charge. For more information, call Nancy Schiffman at 203-487-0941, visit website or emil