Westport Arts Center Borromeo String Quartet

04/10/2016

51 Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT Phone: 203) 222-7070.

he visionary performances of the Borromeo String Quartet have established them as one of the most important string quartets of our time. Now celebrating their 25th anniversary, the Borromeo have performed a vast repertoire worldwide and collaborated with many of today's great composers and performers. They have been the faculty ensemble-in-residence at the New England Conservatory of Music for twenty-two... 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Westport Arts Center -Borromeo String Quartet

04/10/2016

51 Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT

 4pm - 6 pm. The visionary performances of the Borromeo String Quartet have established them as one of the most important string quartets of our time. Now celebrating their 25th anniversary, the Borromeo have performed a vast repertoire worldwide and collaborated with many of today's great composers and performers.

Discovery Museum and Planetarium Offers School Vacation Workshops--Bridgeport

04/11/2016 to 04/15/2016

4450 Park Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06604. Phone: 203-372-3521.

From April 11-15, 2016 the Discovery Museum will offer Spring Vacation School with a special Planetarium schedule and science on a Sphere Demonstrations.  Call to register.

Fairfield History Center Museum April STAYcation

04/11/2016 to 04/15/2016

370 Beach Road, Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-1598.

Planning your April STAYcation? Come to the Fairfield Museum for fascinating exhibitions, storytelling, family programs, drop-in crafts and workshops for kids ages 6 – 12! Pre-registration required for drop-off programs, sign up online. Many of our programs this week are inspired by stories and animals portrayed in the exhibition Fabulous Animals, The Illustrated World of Robert Lawson, which opens on April 2! Drop-off programs are 9am – 12pm, 1pm – 4pm or add the "Lunch Bunch" option for an all day workshop.

Woodcock Nature Center Spring Break Enrichment

04/11/2016 to 04/21/2016

56 Deer Run Rd., Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7280.

April 11-14 & April 18-21. Come explore the natural world in springtime! Children will learn all about the world around them through hands-on activities, animal presentations, hikes, and crafts. Each day will focus on a specific nature-related topic such as Swamp Study, Birds & Nests, or Vernal Pools. Programs run from 9:00 am-12:00 pm each day with groups for 3-4 years and 5-7 years. Register for any or all days. Members $40/day; Non-Members $50/day.

Beardsley Zoo -Zoo Tots

04/12/2016 to 04/13/2016

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

(10:30 am) -- Zoo Tots. This 45-minute program for children 22 months to four years, who are accompanied by an adult, may include stories, games, activities, crafts, and live animals. This session, entitled "Fur, Feathers, and Scales" will explore the differences between mammals, reptiles and birds. $10/members and one child, $15/non-members and one child. Participants may sign up for either day. To make a reservation, pre-register by calling the Zoo's Education Department at 203-394-6563.

Garden Education Center Program: The Fine Art of Garden Photography--Cos Cob

04/14/2016

130 Bible St., Cos Cob, CT 06807. Phone: 203-869-9242.

The Fine Art of Garden Photography: A Conversation with Stacy Bass--Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 10:00 am. Registration Required. Cost: Members $35, Non-Members $45.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center -Outdoor Adventures: Amphibian Amble Friday,

04/15/2016

39 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford, CT Phone: 203.977.6521.

7 - 8:30 pm Grab your flashlights and hiking boots to discover some of the unique creatures that visit our vernal pools once a year to lay their eggs. Search for wood frogs, American toads, and spotted salamanders. Register early, this sells out every year! Meets at the Overbrook Nature Center. Recommended for ages 5 and older. Pre-payment and pre-registration are required. Call 203.977.6521 to register. Members: $5 | Non-Members: $8

Palace Theatre Let it Be

04/15/2016 to 04/16/2016

100 East Main Street , Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-346-2000.

In this all new stage show produced by Annerin Productions, LET IT BE brings Beatles fans the reunion concert they never got to experience by taking them back in time to October 9, 1980, on what would have been John Lennon's 40th Birthday. For one night only, the Fab Four reunite on stage after a decade apart to relive the past from Ed Sullivan to Abbey Road and perform everyone's favorite hits including "Hard Day's Night," "Day Tripper," "Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," "Twist and Shout," and "Strawberry Fields," plus classic songs most fans never saw performed live like "Back in the USSR," "Live and Let Die," "Hey Jude," "Helter Skelter," and "Paperback Writer."

Stamford Museum and Nature Center - Amphibian Amble

04/15/2016

39 Scofieldtown Rd,, Stamford, CT Phone: 203.322.1646.

7 - 8:30 pm Join in on this spring favorite! Grab your flashlights and hiking boots, and discover some of the unique creatures that visit our vernal pools once a year to lay their eggs. Look for wood frogs, American toads, and spotted salamanders. Recommended for ages 5 and older. Meets at the Overbrook Nature Center. Limited enrollment. Pre-payment and pre-registration are required. Call 203.977.6521 to register. Members: $5 | Non-Members: $8.