Barnum Museum Obscura Day 2016: Behind the Scenes with the Barnum Museum--Bridgeport


820 Main St., Bridgeport, CT 06604. Phone: 203-331-1104.

Obscura Day 2016: Behind the Scenes with the Barnum Museum--Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 11:00am - 1:00pm. Join us for a curated viewing of the Barnum Museum's collections followed by a hard hat tour of the historic building's restoration.

Saturday Morning Spring Walks At the Connecticut Audubon Society’s Center at Fairfield


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

10:30 to Noon CAS Members: free; nonmembers: $3 All ages, no strollers please Explore the scenic trails of The Connecticut Audubon Society's Larsen Sanctuary as it comes alive for spring! Our quest includes a welcome back to migrating birds, calling peepers and skunk cabbage. The trail is a flat, one-mile loop where we'll roll logs in search of insects and salamanders too. The walk begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street. All ages are welcome (no strollers please). Free for CAS members; $3 for nonmembers. Advance registration required. Call 203-259-6305, ext. 109 to reserve your spot.

Bartlett Arboretum An Afternoon with David Roth


151 Brookdale Rd., Stamford, CT Phone: 203-322-6971.

4 p.m. $15 Suggested Donation. David Roth strikes many chords, hearts, and minds with his unique songs, offbeat observations, moving stories, sense of the hilarious, and powerful singing and subject matter. He makes his first visit to the Bartlett with a roller-coaster ride of song and story

Obscura Day @ the Barnum Museum



11:00am - 1:00pm. Ticket Cost: $35. Join us for a curated viewing of the Barnum Museum's collections followed by a hard hat tour of the historic building's restoration.

Westport Historical Society - Saugatuck Walking Tour


Saugatuck Railroad Station, New York, Southport, CT Phone: (203) 222-1424.

3 pm. Join Westport Historical Society for one of its most popular walking tours, a stroll through Old Saugatuck accompanied by guide Bob Mitchell. The one-hour tour begins at 3:00 p.m. and ends with a drink on the house at one of Saugatuck's favorite haunts, the Black Duck. There is a $10 suggested donation. No charge for children 12 and under. Reservations are recommended: (203) 222-1424. Meet in the Saugatuck Railroad Station, New York-bound side.

Jones Family Farm Cooking Classes


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

noon - 3 pm. Healthy Lifestyle Series: North Karelia, Finland. $85. Register. North Karelia, Finland Root Vegetable Melody with Mushrooms, Spring Garden Vegetables, Shaved Cucumber, Rye bread with Lingonberry Jam, Sweet Berry Soup (Vegetarian-Friendly) Please note the menu items above are tentative, and subject to change based on what's seasonally available!

Dvořák & Elgar with Julie Albers

04/16/2016 to 04/16/2016

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

Saturday April 16th at 8pm and Sunday April 17th at 3pm The final concert to the 2015-2016 season ends with a great program including the iconic Elgar Cello Concerto, performed by superlative cellist, Julie Albers. Experience two other works that make you think about who we are, our roots and the love that we have for one another and our earth., Golijov Sidereus Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor, Julie Albers, cello Dvořák Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Tickets start at $22. Kids under 18 FREE on Sunday!
Stamford's Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford Ct. 06901 Learn More: FREE Behind the Baton lecture one hour pre-concert with our conductor Eckart Preu Just For Kids: FREE Interactive MusiKids program on Sundays at 2pm Call now for best seats! 203.325.4466 or go to Led by music director Eckart Preu, Stamford Symphony aspires to build a lifelong appreciation of classical music among all populations of Fairfield County. Made up of professional musicians from the tri-state area, The New York Times has called the Stamford Symphony "a major cultural force" and Moffly Media awarded Stamford Symphony "Best of the Gold Coast." Come experience the best of NYC right in your backyard!



359 Merriebrook Lane, Stamford, CT

MUSICIANS FROM RAVINIA at TREETOPS CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY. Space is limited and we frequently have wait lists. Tickets are free but advance registration is required. Please do not hold seats while deciding. Only reserve if you are certain you will attend. 

Music at Pequot Library: Nicole Wang, Piano


720 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT Phone: 203-259-0346.

3:00pm - 4:30pm Nicole Wang was heralded as "a prodigy at the piano with brilliant facility, compelling musicality, and a depth of emotion far beyond her years" by the Sichuan News when she was a small child. Tickets $25/online at or $30/at the door.

Bruce Museum - Family Studio Workshops: Wild Reading


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

1:00 - 2:30 pm. Family Studio Workshops: Wild Reading. Create a work of art in the Bruce Museum workshop inspired by the Museum's collection and exhibitions. Families will explore the process of making fine art while using quality art-making supplies and discussing current exhibitions. All ages. $7 per person for members; $15 for non-members, plus the cost of Museum admission. No advanced registration is required.