Stepping Stones Museum for Children Cities of the Future

11/10/2016

303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203.899.0606.

10 am - 12 pm. elebrate International Science Center and Science Museum Day at Stepping Stones. Help us build a city inside the museum! "Building upon UNESCO's theme of "Science for Peace and Development," our goal is to create new ways for our institutions to proactively address global sustainability while reaching increasingly diverse audiences. International Science Center and Science Museum Day (ISCSMD) aims to demonstrate the engagement and impact of the science center and science museum field, and outcomes from the day's events and discussions will be presented at the Science Centre World Summit 2017 in Tokyo."

Bruce Museum Bruce Beginnings Jr.

11/10/2016

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-413-6756.

9:45 - 10:45. his new hour-long program provides a welcoming and engaging museum experience for toddlers, ages 10-24 months, and their caregivers through hands-on play and exploration. Sessions are inspired by the museum's collections and exhibits. This program is free with admission and no advanced registration is required.

Jones Family Farm Winery Classes Sip and Savor Fall Series A Festive Wine and Cheese Party

11/10/2016

606 Walnut Tree Hill Road, Shelton, CT Phone: 203.929.8425.

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  This class is for the cheese enthusiast! Each course will feature a different style cheese, and we will discuss the principals to consider when pairing food and wine.  Enjoy our relaxed and educational evenings where we taste four different wines and eat a pleasant meal, prepared by Chef Sherry Swanson, designed to highlight fresh seasonal farm foods paired with the delicious wines we have selected. We delve into the cultural aspects of the wines and foods we are serving as well as explore the terminology of flavor. Our limited number of cooking classes is snuggled in between our busy farm harvest seasons. Each class is unique and especially developed for its scheduled day so we can highlight the regional, farm food ingredients of the season. $75.

Southport ROOMS with A VIEW

11/11/2016 to 11/13/2016

524 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT Phone: 203-255-1594.

Each year, 12 designers are invited to create 6' x 8' vignettes. These mini-rooms (8-foot ceilings and three walls) are staged in the library and great hall of the historic, stone, Gothic Revival style Southport Congregational Church in Southport, CT. RWAV is unique in that it is not a showcase in the traditional sense. It is a sound bite version of a designer show house. The designers are challenged to get an idea across in a small amount of space. ROOMS with a VIEW is open to the public on Friday, Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 12:00 p.mm. to 5:00 p.m. 30 vendors from around the country who are selling their crafts, antiques and decorative accessories. A Marketplace Café, as well as other exciting events, are planned to fill out the weekend.

Ansonia Nature Center Veterans' Day Creature Feature

11/11/2016

10 Deerfield Rd., Ansonia, CT Phone: 203-736-1053.

12 noon. Looking for a fun activity for the children on this day off from school? Come and learn about the Nature Center's resident animals. The staff will talk about the different species of mammals, reptiles, insects, and birds we have on display. We will also teach the children how to touch and handle some of these soft, scaly, and slimy creatures. FREE; please register in advance.

Weston Historical Society Memories of World War II and Collector Ken Boughton

11/11/2016

104 Weston Road, Weston, CT Phone: 203-226-1804.

The exhibit opens to the public on Saturday November 11, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Society's museum, 104 Weston Road, Weston. On that day only, World War II Collector Ken Boughton will display one of the state's largest collections of World War II military equipment, vehicles and armaments on the Coley Homestead grounds.

Weston Historical Society Memories of World War II

11/11/2016 to 03/26/2017

104 Weston Road, Weston, CT Phone: 203-226-1804.

On this 75th anniversary of the start of the Second World War, the Weston Historical Society is proud to present Memories of World War II – an exhibition celebrating our town's contributions to the war. Here we bring together a wide range of artifacts, photographs, armaments, vehicles and memories of that War, many of them from fellow Weston residents and their families. The exhibition displays a wide range of personal memorabilia that ties Weston residents, past and present, directly to the conflict. Memories of World War II will be open to the public on Sundays from 1:00p.m. to 4:00p.m

Veterans Day Commemoration Putnam Cottage

11/11/2016

254 East Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, CT

4:00 – 5:00 PM. Brief ceremony, placement of flags and refreshments. Christ Church Located across from Knapp Tavern / Putnam Cottage

Greenwich Restaurant Week

11/11/2016 to 11/20/2016

Greenwich, CT

There will be special events taking place at participating restaurants throughout the week including wine tastings, corporate dinners, cocktail parties and menu tastings.  Visit website for more details. 

Pequot Library -Friday Night Young Artists' Café

11/11/2016

720 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT

5:00pm - 6:30pm Perform on stage! Bring your talents to our monthly café. $5 cover charge at the door (includes food and drink).All interested in performing should contact Misty Beyer at musicforyouthct@gmail.com, or call (203) 254-0123 for more information.