Bowties n' Lace: Our Twist on Home for the Holidays--Garden Education Center of Greenwich

11/29/2012

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

On Thurday, November 29, 2012 from 6:30PM to 9PM the Garden Education Center presents Bowties n' Lace:  Our Twist on Home for the Holidays.  Toast the Holidays at our elegant red carpet fashion show featuring Patricia Gourlay Fine Lingerie and Clothing.  Benefits The Garden Education Center of Greenwich and its outreach programs.

OUTDOOR ADVENTURES-Nature's Oddities - Stamford Museum & Nature Center

11/30/2012

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

On Friday,,  6 - 6:45 pm: 3-6 years of age, 7 - 8 pm: 6 & older. Animals come in many different shapes, and sizes, with myriad of colors and patterns. Many of these differences may appear "odd" or "strange" to the casual observer, but may be the very characteristics that help the animal to survive. Join us and let Animal Embassy and our amazing Animal Ambassadors help you and your children to see the beauty and uniqueness of all living things. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Please call 203.977.6521 to register. Members: $5 | Non-Members: $8. For more information call or email.


ASTRONOMY NIGHTS-Jupiter in the Winter Sky - Stamford Museum & Nature Center

11/30/2012

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

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Join us for a new exciting series of astronomy programs! Head to the Observatory on selected Friday nights for a real treat as we explore the night sky, planets, stars, and more! Start by enjoying a presentation on Jupiter in the Winter Sky, followed by a visit to view the night sky through our 22-inch telescope. The presentation portion of the program will be held rain or shine. Viewing hours are weather permitting. Members: Free | Non-Members: Adults $3, Children (5-17) $2. No children under 5 please. For more information call, email  or visit the website.


Victorian Christmas Festival At St. Philip Church-Norwalk

11/30/2012 to 12/01/2012

23 France Street, Norwalk, CT 06851.

Nov. 30-Dec. 1 St. Philip Church, Norwalk, Victorian Christmas Festival This year the St. Philip Parish will celebrate a Victorian Christmas Festival with handcrafted items, unique gifts, music and food - come get you holiday shopping done early!  This special free event will also mark the 100th Anniversary of the Church's Manice Deforest Lockwood estate Mansion, where the event will be held from 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, November 30 and from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, December 1.

ASTRONOMY NIGHTS Jupiter in the Winter Sky - Stamford Museum and Nature Center

11/30/2012

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

ASTRONOMY NIGHTS Jupiter in the Winter Sky Friday, November 30 7 pm. Join us for a new exciting series of astronomy programs! Head to the Observatory on selected Friday nights for a real treat as we explore the night sky, planets, stars, and more! Start by enjoying a presentation on Jupiter in the Winter Sky, followed by a visit to view the night sky through our 22-inch telescope. The presentation portion of the program will be held rain or shine. Viewing hours are weather permitting. Members: Free | Non-Members: Adults $3, Children (5-17) $2 No children under 5.

FILM: Green Fire – about Aldo Leopold’s Legacy - Audubon Greenwich - Nature Program

11/30/2012

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

Friday, November 30 7:30-9:00 pm. The first full-length documentary film ever made about legendary environmentalist Aldo Leopold. Green Fire highlights Leopold’s extraordinary career, tracing how he shaped and influenced the modern  environmental movement. Leopold remains relevant today, inspiring projects that connect people and land all over the country. See the trailer at www.aldoleopold.org. $10 adult. Youth free. RSVP to Je : x239. Arrive early to shop for holiday gifts in Audubon’s Nature Store.

Christmas Fair at Monroe Historical Society

11/30/2012 to 12/02/2012

311 Wheeler Road, Monroe, CT Phone: 203-445-1082..

Visit us for all your Christmas needs! From cards and tags, to wrapping paper and bags. We have a large variety of home decorations and ornaments. As always, there will be a huge selection of gifts and our holiday favorite English muffin bread and homemade jams and jellies. Nov 30 - 5pm -8:30pm, Dec 1 - 10am -4pm, Dec 2 - 12pm - 5pm