Stamford Museum & Nature Center - A Day in a Farmer's Life

07/15/2014

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

Tuesdays, July 13 - August 19, 2:30 – 3:15pm. Come by and discover what it takes to be a farmer on Heckscher Farm. Each week farm staff will pick an activity to show the diversity of farm life and how we care for our animals and the environment. We will be conducting hands-on programs for all ages. Programs will include milking, grooming, caring for baby animals, and more. Program is weather permitting and will last 30-45 minutes. Meet at the Chicken Coop. 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.

Westport Country Playhouse Presents Nora

07/15/2014 to 08/02/2014

25 Powers Court, Westport, CT 06880. Phone: 203-227-4177 888-927-7529.

Nora has the perfect life, a happy home, and a healthy marriage. But when a mysterious man from her past appears, her idyllic world is suddenly turned upside down.A story of love, blackmail, and the little lies we tell, Nora is a sexy and stunning adaptation of one of Ibsen's most psychologically penetrating works.  Check the website  for performance dates and to order tickets.

Jones Family Farm Autumn Sip & Savor Summer Series: Farmer's Supper in the Barn

07/16/2014

606 Walnut Tree Hill Road, Shelton, CT Phone: (203) 929-8425.

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sip & Savor Summer Series Come and enjoy our relaxed and educational evenings where we taste five different wines and enjoy a pleasant meal designed to highlight fresh seasonal farm foods, paired with the delicious wines we have selected. We delve into the cultural aspects of the wine and foods we are serving as well as explore the terminology of flavor. Farmer's Supper in the Barn, at the Homestead Winery Barn In the historic haymow, we'll enjoy the gifts of the summer garden. Menu will feature Garden Quiche, Summer Squash Melody, Baby Beets & Goat Cheese Salad, Fresh Blueberry Pie Limited to 16 students.. Cost: $65 per student.

2014 First County Bank Summer Concert Series--Featuring Billy Genuario--Norwalk

07/16/2014

Calf Pasture Beach Rd., Norwalk, CT 06851. Phone: 203-854-7938.

July 16, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.  at Calf Pasture Beach   Billy Genuario, one of the most popular vocalists in the tri-state area,
will be joined by his band, Destiny, which includes Tommy Hartlett (keyboard and vocals), Linda Fakundiny (guitar/vocals), Johnny Mennonna (bass guitar) and Ron Nihoff (drums). Genuario's engagements have taken him from New York City to Las Vegas to Hong Kong and he is one of the most sought after vocalists on the tri-state scene.  Free and open to the public.  $5 parking fee for cards without Norwalk beach sticker.  Rain Date:  Call or check the website. 

Beardsley Zoo Evening Lecture Series: Coyotes in Connecticut,

07/16/2014

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 394-6565.

7:00 pm. Guest lecturer Chris Vann will share the latest information about Connecticut's growing population of coyotes, the risk they pose, and popular misconceptions about them. $5 suggested donation. Refreshments will be served. This lecture, taking place in the Hanson Exploration Station, is part of the Evening Lecture Series, sponsored by Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo Volunteer Association.

Wilton Historical Society - 1740 Colonial Herb Garden

07/17/2014

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

4-7 p.m. Celebrate the two year project to complete the colonial herb garden.

Stamford Art Association 2014 Exhibit: Far Away Places

07/18/2014

39 Franklin St., Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203-325-1139.

Stamford Art Association Exhibit:   "Far Away Places"--The juried multimedia exhibit features 40 artists in their renditions of real or imagined places. The exhibit is open to the public with free admission. Cash prizes will be awarded at the opening reception.
Opening Reception Friday July 18 6-8. The exhibit dates are July 18-August 21. Thursday/Friday 11-3, Saturday/Sunday 12-3
Gallery: Stamford Art Association Townhouse Gallery.

Monroe Parks and Receation Department - The Arts in the Park - 26th Annual Summer Concercert Series: Ticket to Ride a Tribute to The Beatles

07/18/2014

Wolfe Park , 454 Purdy Hill Rd., Monroe, CT Phone: 203-452-3768 .

Performing all songs in the original key, using vintage equipment, and with spot-on-three at vocal harmonies, this band does not disappoint. 

Westport Arts Festival

07/19/2014 to 07/20/2014

Parker Harding Plaza and Gorham Island, Westport, CT

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. The Westport Fine Arts Festival remains a highlight on the calendars of collectors from New England and Manhattan each year. Original, juried works in Painting, Watercolor, Photography, Sculpture, Drawing, Printmaking, Mixed Media, Glass, Ceramics, Fiber, Jewelry, Wood and Digital Art are dispayed along the lovely Saugatuck River in beautiful downtown Westport, CT. Live music, special performances, and children's activities make this a festival for everyone.

Pops Concert in the Park! Featuring the Stamford Symphony Brass

07/19/2014 to 07/19/2014

West Broad Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203-325-1407 X14.

Join us for a free concert at the Grand Steps of Mill River Park, Stamford CT. Bring a blanket or chairs and a picnic and enjoy a night of music with your favorite Stamford Symphony Brass, in the fresh outdoors. The concert will feature music of the ages from baroque era to Lord of the Rings! Mill River Park is easily accessible on Washington Boulevard from both the Bell Street garage as well as the Summer Place garage

This concert is sponsored by the Mill River Collaborative