Jones Family Winery Enjoying Global Flavors Memorable Meals Series: Flavors of Cuba [*V]

04/20/2013

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

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Enjoying Global Flavors Memoral Meals Series is a series of hands-on cooking classes where we explore the spices and favorite ingredients of other lands. Come learn the secrets of another cuisine. Registration includes apron, recipes, meal and glass of wine. Limit 12 students. Menu: Black Bean Pattin with Pineapple Rice, Tropical Fruit Bowl, Pastel de Tres Leches [*V] - Denotes Vegetarian Friendly Menu Cost: $80 per student.

The Stamford Symphony presents Beethoven: Ode to Joy

04/20/2013 to 04/21/2013

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT Phone: (203) 325-4466.

Passion & Majesty, Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.and Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.. MOZART Don Giovanni: Overture K.527TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto in D Major, op. 35 featuring Nigel Armstrong, violin BRUCKNER Symphony No. 4 in E-flat Major, Romantic

Bruce Museum - Lecture: Blue Water, Big Fish: A History of Big-Game Fishing

04/21/2013

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203.869.0376.

2:00 pm. Mike Rivkin, Angling historian, author and president of the Tuna Club Foundation, will explore the sport of big-game fishing from its birth off Santa Catalina Island in 1898, presenting the story of the people, places and fish that have come to define this enduring pastime. Free with Museum admission. For reservations, call 203-869-0376 or email lecture date, your name and number of guests to info@brucemuseum.org.. First of the Lecture Series: The Lure of the Ocean: The Art of Stanley Meltzoff.

Audubon Greenwich ~ Bird Walk

04/24/2013

613 RIversville Road, Greenwich, CT

7:00-8:30 am ~ Bird Walk (Fairchild) Morning bird walks are a spring tradition. Meet in Fairchild Wildflower Garden parking area on North Porchuck Road. No charge or RSVP required. Bring binoculars &/or camera. Loaner binoculars may be available. Questions? Call Ted Gilman at 203-869-5272 x230.

Silvermine Arts Center Special Event: "Institute for Visual Artists" Presents Art in the Park-Treasures of Central Park--New Canaan

04/24/2013

1037 Silvermine Rd., New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-966-9700.

On Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 10AM an art tour of America's first landscaped park; explore its rich and varied history through the dozens of sculptures, fountains and architectural enhancements that have been strategically placed throughout the grounds over the past 150 years.  The tour will begin at 59th Street and conclude right behind the Metropolitan Museum at 82nd Street.  Tuition $50. Tour Guide:  Anne Bolin, PHD.  Call 203-966-9700 Ext. 22 to register.

Audubon Greenwich ~ Springtime Sunset and Moonlight Walk

04/25/2013

613 RIversville Road, Greenwich, CT

7:45-9:15 pm. Join us as we seek out the sights, sounds, and smells of a spring evening visiting
field, pond, forest, and lake in search of wildlife. We will also listen overhead and look up at the moon in search of silhouettes of night-flying springtime bird migrants. Ages 7 & up. Space limited & RSVP required. Contact Ted at 203-869-5272 x230.

After-School Art Classes: Greenwich Arts Society @ The Bruce Museum

04/25/2013

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203.869.0376.

3:45 pm - 5:00 pm. Thursdays, April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6, 13.. An eight-session course of art instruction for students ages 9 – 12 years led by Greenwich Arts Society instructor Kathie Milligan. Class size is limited. $375 per student, includes all materials. Reservations and advance payment by contacting the Greenwich Arts Society for registration and information: 203-629-1533, admin@greenwichartsociety.org

Audubon Greenwich Program: Springtime Sunset and Moonlight Walk

04/25/2013

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

On  Thursday, April 25, 2013 at the Audubon Greenwich a  Springtime Sunset and Moonlight Walk from 7:45-9:15 pm. Join us as we seek out the sights, sounds, and smells of a spring evening visiting field, pond, forest, and lake in search of wildlife. We will also listen overhead and look up at the moon in search of silhouettes of night-flying springtime bird migrants. Ages 7 & up. Space limited & RSVP required. Contact Ted at 203-869-5272 x230.

Maritime Aquarium Cirque de la Mer: Argentum!

04/25/2013

10 N. Water Street, Norwalk, CT Phone: (203) 852-0700.

Join The Maritime Aquarium on Thurs., April 25 for its “Cirque de la Mer: Argentum!” and the presentations of the 2013 Red Apple Awards. This 14th annual event is the primary fund-raiser for The Maritime Aquarium’s Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment, a scholarship fund to ensure that all schools can participate in Aquarium exhibits and programming. It features a unique cocktail party, sit-down dinner, and live & silent auctions.

The Stamford Jewish Community Center - Tzahal Shalom: Cocktails & Comedy

04/25/2013 to 04/25/2013

1035 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203.487.0941 .

On Thursday 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Toast the JCC Tzahal Shalom officers and share some laughter with them as comedian Cory Kahaney takes the JCC stage and support this 35 year old meaningful program. Cory has been featured on Late Night with David Letterman, Craig Ferguson, Last Comic Standing and many others. Member/Community $50 by April 24. For more information, visit www.Stamfordjcc.org or contact Nancy Schiffman at 203.487.0941 or nschiffman@stamfordjcc.org.