Fairfield Museum & History Center - Images 2014 Spring Gala


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

IMAGES 2014 SPRING GALA...a night to remember. Saturday, May 10, 2014  7-11 pm. Enjoy festive food and drinks, a silent auction and preview the new exhibit of talented, regional photographers and the work of world-renowned fine arts photographer David LaChapelle. Tickets on Sale NOW!

Jones Family Farms -Let's Go to the Movies Series Cooking Class- The Godfather


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

12 noon - 3 pm. Focus on American-Sicilian food at its best, including fresh-made pasta (vegetarian-friendly) Limited to 12 students. Cost: $85 per student.

Market On The Green Arts & Craft Fair--Fairfield


611 Old Post Road, Fairfield, CT 06824. Phone: 203-333-0506.

On May 10, 2014 from 10AM, to 4PM at the Town Hall Green in Fairfield the Fairfield Woman's Club will host the 32nd Market On The Green Arts & Craft Fair.  Outdoor craft fair featuring 70 quality artisans, food vendors, bake booth.  Event is rain or shine. 

The Stamford Jewish Community Center Cocktails & Comedy

05/10/2014 to 05/10/2014

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

9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Join us for drinks, dessert and lots of fun as we celebrate the 36th anniversary of JCC Tzahal Shalom. Toast the IDF officers and share the laughter as MODI, named one of New York City’s top 10 comedians, takes the JCC stage. Purchase tables or individual tickets early as this event sold out last year. Purchase tickets at stamfordjcc.org or call the JCC welcome desk at 203.322.7900.

Dairy dessert bar and dietary laws observed. Must be 18+ to attend. For more information call Nancy Schiffman at 203.487.0941, e-mail nschiffman@stamfordjcc.org or visit www.Stamfordjcc.org

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Sunday Explorers


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

Sundays, May 11 & May 25, Noon - 4 pm Our popular Sunday drop-in program returns for the spring. Join us for hikes, live animal visits, garden experiences and crafts as we explore all the best things about SM&NC in the spring. Information on specific themes is available at the Overbrook Nature Center. Noon to 4 pm 1:30 pm 2:30 pm 3:30 pm Self-guided Crafts Guided Hike Farm/Garden Program Animal Meet & Greet Noon to 4 pm      Self-guided crafts 1:30 pm     Guided Hike 2:30 pm     Farm/Garden Program 3:30 pm     Animal Meet & Greet 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

Stratford Arts Guild Art in the Alley


Main Street, Stratford, CT

10 a.m. Artists meet buyers in an intimate outdoor setting. Event on Main St. near 95 overpass. This show is held in the alley next to the old Stratford Theater in Stratford Center from 10am to 4pm.

Beardsley Zoo - Mother's Day


1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-394-6563.

Connecticut's only zoo wants to thank all moms working so hard throughout the year. Bring your mom to the Zoo on Mother's Day and her ticket is on us! Enjoy this special day together by visiting our animals or having lunch in our Peacock Pavilion.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Story Trek Self-Guided Hike

05/11/2014 to 05/11/2014

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

Sundays, May 11 - Sunday, May 25, 9 am - 5 pm. Celebrate Children's Book Week by enjoying pages of a great children's book as you hike our trails. When you have completed your hike, you've completed the story. A unique way to enjoy our trails with your children! Trail information will be available at the Overbrook Nature Center or the Museum Building. 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

The Stamford Jewish Community Center - Parenting Styles and Communication at the JCC


1035 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203.487.0946.

6:30p.m. to 8 p.m.Please join us at the JCC for this interactive presentation on Parenting Styles and Communication from The Collaborative Center for Learning and Development at Greenwich Education Group. Dr. Renee Krochek and Dr. Keara Conway will present and discuss seven characteristics associated with parenting and guide parents in determining their own parenting style. Discussion will include the importance of adapting parenting techniques to fit your child’s developmental needs. $5 suggested donation. Please contact JCC’s Inclusion Coordinator, Dinushka De Silva, at 203.487.0946 or ddesilva@stamfordjcc.org to RSVP or if you have any questions.

Garden Education Center Program: Dahlia Potting Workshop--Cos Cob


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

Dahlia Potting Workshop--Monday, May 12, 2014 at 10:30 am at the Garden Education Center of Greenwich. Members $40, Non-Members $55. Repeating our ever-popular annual hands-on lesson from dahlia expert Steve Nowotarski. We will provide you with five high-quality tubers, soil, flats and best growing advice to ensure you will enjoy spectacular blooms from July through October. There will be a tuber exchange for established growers within the Greenwich Dahlia Society as well as an opportunity to purchase additional tubers from Steve.  Call to register or check the website for further information.