Stamford Symphony Presents Northern Lights

04/08/2017 to 04/08/2017

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 2033251407.

SATURDAY, April 8th, 2017 at 8pm

SUNDAY, April 9th, 2017 at 3pm

Perch yourself on the northernmost point of Europe and experience Northern Lights through music. Feel the proximity to nature and the legends of the light.

 

SIBELIUS       Finlandia

GRIEG            Piano Concerto in A minor

                       Conrad Tao, piano

SIBELIUS       Symphony No. 5 in E-flat Major 

Learn More: FREE Behind the Baton lecture one hour pre-concert with our conductor

Just for Kids: FREE interactive MusiKids program on Sundays at 2pm

Tickets start at $25. Kids under 18 FREE on Sunday! 

Stamford’s Palace Theatre

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford Ct. 06901. Call for best seats!  203.325.4466 or go to www.stamfordsymphony.org

The Stamford Symphony aspires to build a lifelong appreciation of classical music among all populations of Fairfield County.  It fulfills this mission through passionate, professional performances of the highest caliber, diverse and innovative programming, and inspiring educational initiatives.  The orchestra is an ensemble of professional musicians from the tri-state area.

Audubon Greenwich Printmaking Workshop

04/09/2017

613 Riversville Rd, Greenwich, CT

1 pm - 3 pm. Join us to create beautiful landscape and still life monoprints with Silvermine art teacher, C.J. Guerin. In this hands-on workshop, using simple materials, participants will have the opportunity to create several one-of-kind prints to take home. Everyone is successful in printmaking! This is a great opportunity to try an etching press and create treasured works of art. Ages 6 & up $15 per person, one child free. RSVP required to Eli at 203-930-1349 or eschaffer@audubon.org.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Musical Jamboree and Remember the Rhyme

04/09/2017

303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-0606.

10:30 - 11 Musical Jamboree  Explore music and movement through song, dance and the playing of instruments. All ages. 11:15 - 11:45 Remember the Rhyme. Come join us for a unique game of memory where pairs only match when they rhyme! Ages 3 and older.

Greenwich Historical Society Gallery Tour

04/09/2017 to 04/30/2017

39 Strickland Rd, Cos Cob, CT Phone: 203-869-6899.

April 9, 12, 19, 23 26 and 30. Every Wed. and Sun. at 12:15pm join us in the Storehouse Gallery for a docent-led tour of our current exhibition. These informal, 20- to 30-minute docent-led gallery tours will focus on exhibition highlights, themes, and background stories that provide a framework for better understanding the art and objects on display. Docents will also answer questions and help you zero in on particular points of interest. These value-added tours are included in the price of admission

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Sunday Explorers March

04/09/2017

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203-322-1646.

Our popular Sunday drop-in programs return for the Spring season. Join us for a weekly hike on our nature trails or to meet and feed some of our Heckscher WILD! animals. Explore Heckscher Farm as we greet goats, plant in our organic vegetable garden, peak into our historic barns, and more! We will have some great self-guided crafts and additional animals and exhibits, too, in Overbrook Nature Center. Recommended for ages 5 & up

Carriage Barn Arts Center Concert

04/09/2017

681 South Avenue, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-972-1895.

4 pm. Concert: Treetops Chamber Music Society MUSICIANS FROM RAVINIA

Bruce Museum Lecture Series: Hidden Treasures

04/09/2017

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-0376.

3:30 pm -4:30 pm.  Hidden Treasures: Lessons from the Bruce Museum's Art Collection by Dr. Courtney S. Long, Zvi Grunberg Postdoctoral Fellow and Curatorial Assistant, Bruce Museum. Long will discuss lessons learned from the Bruce Museum's Art Collection by focusing on the relationships between artists and objects that help to narrate the history of art. Free and open to the public. Reservations suggested.

Bruce Museum Family Gallery Tour

04/09/2017

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-0376.

11:30 am - 12:15 pm. Designed for families with children ages 6-10. These tours, led by a Museum educator, provide an interactive, discussion-based exploration of the Museum's current exhibitions. Free with admission; no registration required.

Rowayton Historical Society A History of Long Island Sound

04/09/2017

33 Highland Ave., Rowayton, CT Phone: 203-831-0136.

3 pm. @ Rowayton Community Center. $5.  Joe Schneirlein, former science teacher at Brien McMahon and Manager of Professional Development at the Maritime Aquarium, will talk about the ecological history of the Sound.

Audubon Center at Fairfield Spring Break Camp

04/10/2017 to 04/12/2017

2325 Burr Street. , Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-6305 ext. 109..

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Ages 4 – 6 and 7 – 8 School breaks are a great time to experience the hands-on learning activities offered at the Center. Both outdoors and indoors, a variety of fun, nature-based offerings are planned for each day. Weather permitting, we'll head outside to explore the Sanctuary. After all the fresh air, we'll come inside to meet animals and make crafts. Snack provided. Send a nut-free lunch. Fee: Members $45/day, non-members $50/day. The Camp is held at the Center at Fairfield, 2325 burr Street. Preregistration required.