Bartlett Arboretum Classical Concert


151 Brookdale Rd., Stamford, CT Phone: 203.322.6971 .

The Classical Concert at 10:00 a.m. The Stamford Young Artists Philharmonic Evening Concert at 5:00 p.m. Orrin Star & The Sultans of String- Orrin Star is an award-winning guitarist and mandolin player who combines hot picking, cool singing and good humor. He will be playing with his powerful and polished string band featuring guitar, fiddle, banjo, mandolin, and harmony vocals on tunes ranging from bluegrass, to acoustic country to western swing. Concerts are $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

New Canaan Historical Society Hosts PBS Documentary "Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer's Journey-2015


13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-966-1776.

New Canaan Historical Society will have a preview showing of the new PBS documentary, "Pedro E. Guerrero: "A Photographer's Journey, on Aug. 30 at 3 p.m. in the Town House. Guerrero (1917-2012) lived in New Canaan for almost 50 years, during the heyday of his extraordinary international photography career. Born into a pioneer Arizona family of Mexican descent, and raised in a small and segregated town, Guerrero became one of the most sought-after photographers of the "Mad Men" era, using his outsider's eye to produce insightful studies of important modernist architecture, including many of the modernist houses in New Canaan. Admission is free, but reservations are required.

Cannon Grange Agricultural Fair


26 Cannon Rd., Wilton, CT 06897. Phone: 203-762-1900.

Local Fair - Small one day fair held indoors and may have outdoor activities and events.  Displays of fruits and vegetables,flowers and home art. Food is available. Call for more information.