Bartlett Aboretum - Nature Art

01/25/2013

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

4:30 p.m. Please join us in the children’s classroom at 4:30 p.m. to participate in a variety of art activities based around the natural world. Children will be encouraged to tap into their creative side and will take home some wonderful treasures! Reservations suggested members $5 and non-members $10.

Stepping Stone Museum for Children Storybook Pajama Party with The Lorax

01/25/2013

303 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203 899 0606, ext. 247.

6:00 – 8:30 pmCome in comfy PJs and listen to a reading of Dr. Seuss's 1971 classic, "The Lorax."  Take photos with a life-sized version of the character who speaks for the trees. Make special crafts, enjoy a snack and join in a musical parade. Who knew "bedtime" could be so much fun?   Members $10/person, non-members $12/person. Register at www.steppingstonesmuseum.org or call 203 899 0606, ext. 247.   Space is limited. Registration is required for this event.

A Winter Winetasting at Woodcock Nature Center

01/26/2013

54 Deer Run Road, Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7280.

7:30 p.m. Come in your cozy winter best for a roaring fire, fine wines poured by local wine sellers, delicious canapés, and a ticket silent auction for items donated by our favorite local merchants. $40 per person, which includes 5 raffle tickets Additional tickets will be available for purchase at the event

New Canaan Nature Center - OWL MOON Night Hike

01/26/2013

144 Oenoke Ridge , New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-966-9577.

Saturday, January 26 6:30pm - 8:00 P.M. Let the light of the FULL moon be your guide as we explore magic in the woods and unravel the myriad mysteries of our nocturnal neighbors – the owls. Owl Moon is what we call the full moon nearest start of the mating season for Great Horned Owls who typically start their calling in late January when the end of winter seems so far away. This program will include an interactive night hike and live owl presentation. Participants will have a chance to interact w/ naturalists and ask questions with a warm cup of cocoa after the outdoor walk. Come dressed for the cold night weather & able to be outdoors for at least 1 hour. Please no flashlights (they lessen the impact of the night-time experience). For safety, staff will have emergency lights. Spaces are limited and advanced registration required so register early! Registration deadline is January 24th Ages: All ages. Members: $6/person / Non-Members: $10/person

Audubon Greenwich HostsWinter Moonlight Walk

01/26/2013

613 Riversville Rd., Greenwich, CT 06831. Phone: 203-869-5272.

Winter Moonlight Walk--Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 6:30-8:00 pm. Hike to Mead Lake with moonlit woods and lakeshore to listen for shifting ice, hooting owls, coyotes, or other wildlife. Dress warmly with soft (quiet) outer layers. Ages 7 & up.

Audubon Greenwich Hosts Animal Tracks & Traces Program

01/26/2013

613 Riversville Rd., Greenwich, CT 06831. Phone: 203-869-5272.

Animal Tracks & Traces--Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 1:00-2:30 pm. Be a Wildlife Track Detective and help us find and interpret clues about what wildlife has been active at the Audubon Center and what they do in the wintertime. All ages.

Harman Signature Recitals Series- Jeremy Denk, Piano - The Stamford Symphony

01/26/2013

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

On Saturday, 8 p.m to 9:45 p.m. American pianist Jeremy Denk has steadily built a reputation as one of today's most compelling and persuasive artists with an unusually broad repertoire. He has appeared as soloist with many major orchestras, including the Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, New World, St. Louis, and San Francisco Symphonies. Tickets $26-53. For more information visit the website or call Gina Ely at 203-325-1407 x14 or e-mail Gely@stamfordsymphony.org.

Quick Center for the Arts--Fairfield University Hosts Bang on a Can All-Stars

01/26/2013

1073 N. Benson Rd., Fairfield, CT 06824. Phone: 203-254-4010.

On January 26, 2012 at 8PM at the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University presents Sweet Sounds by Bank on a Can All-Stars.  Call for tickets or check the website for further information.

New Canaan Nature Center Offers Owl Moon Night Hike

01/26/2013

144 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-966-9577.

OWL MOON Night Hike--Saturday, January 26 from6:30pm - 8:00pm. Let the light of the FULL moon be your guide as we explore magic in the woods and unravel the myriad mysteries of our nocturnal neighbors – the owls. Owl Moon is what we call the full moon nearest start of the mating season for Great Horned Owls who typically start their calling in late January when the end of winter seems so far away. This program will include an interactive night hike and live owl presentation. Participants will have a chance to interact w/ naturalists and ask questions with a warm cup of cocoa after the outdoor walk. Come dressed for the cold night weather & able to be outdoors for at least 1 hour. Please no flashlights (they lessen the impact of the night-time experience). For safety, staff will have emergency lights. Spaces are limited and advanced registration required so register early! Registration deadline is January 24th. Ages: All ages. Members: $6/person / Non-Members: $10/person.

Harman Signature Recitals Series- Jeremy Denk, Piano

01/26/2013 to 01/26/2013

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

Harman Signature Recitals Series.  8:00 pm Jeremy Denk, Piano, LISZT Tres Sonetti del Petrarca, S. 161LISZT: Fantasy and fugue on the name BACH, S. 529, LISZT: Apres une lecture de Dante, fantasia quasi SonataBRAHMS: Six Pieces, Op 118, BRAHMS:Harman Signature Recitals Series- Jeremy Denk, Piano, Variations on a Theme by Paganini Op 35. American pianist Jeremy Denk has steadily built a reputation as one of today's most compelling and persuasive artists with an unusually broad repertoire. He has appeared as soloist with many major orchestras, including the Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, New World, St. Louis, and San Francisco Symphonies. Tickets $26-53. For more information visit www.Stamfordsymphony.org, call Gina Ely at 203-325-1407 x14 or e-mail Gely@stamfordsymphony.org