Outdoor Canning Demonstration - at The Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens - Stamford

09/29/2012 to 09/29/2012

151 Brookdale Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203-322-6971.

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. You are invited to our outdoor canning demonstration to be held in the Bartlett's vegetable garden. Master Gardener Cynthia Lupo will be showing us how to can tomatoes, beans, cucumbers and whatever else is ready in the garden at that time, using a simple water bath method. Come with your questions and curiosity, and there'll be samples to take home. Children are welcome….they will be fascinated by the 3 ft. long Serpent of Sicily squash! For more information, call, email or visit the website.


Norwalk Public Library Run Between the Libraries 5K Family Run / Walk - September 30 Sunday

09/30/2012

1 Belden Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 203-899-2780.

Sign up now for the popular annual Run Between The Libraries 5K Family Run/Walk of The Norwalk Public Library System on Sunday, September 30, 9:00 am sponsored by FactSet and TD Bank. Register online for $14 at  All proceeds from race the benefit Children's Library programming. The first 250 participants will receive a t-shirt and goody bag, which includes a free pass to the Maritime Aquarium! Kids can participate in a fun run preceding the race and following the race will be refreshments and a live music concert by Phil Rosenthal! During the race you can connect with other Norwalk families and with some of Norwalk's finest community resources: our libraries, parks, museums and footpaths.

Norwalk Public Library Second Run Between the Libraries 5K Family Run / Walk - September 30 Sunday

09/30/2012

1 Belden Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 203-899-2780.

Sign up now for the popular annual Run Between The Libraries 5K Family Run/Walk of The Norwalk Public Library System on Sunday, September 30, 9:00 am sponsored by FactSet and TD Bank. Register online for $14 at www.norwalklib.org/family_run.htm. All proceeds from race the benefit Children's Library programming. The first 250 participants will receive a t-shirt and goody bag, which includes a free pass to the Maritime Aquarium! Kids can participate in a fun run preceding the race and following the race will be refreshments and a live music concert by Phil Rosenthal! During the race you can connect with other Norwalk families and with some of Norwalk's finest community resources: our libraries, parks, museums and footpaths.

Norwalk Library Family 5K Race

09/30/2012

1 Beldon Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-2780 Ext. 15122.

Join the Norwalk  Library in making the most of the Norwalk River Valley Trail.  The library is holding its Family 5K race on Sunday, September 30th from 9:00 am - 11:00 am. The race is a mostly flat 5K course from the Main Library down the Norwalk River Valley Trail, through Matthews Park, looping through South Norwalk to the South Norwalk Branch Library and back. Prizes will be given to the top three men and women in each age group.  All proceeds will go towards increasing Family Programming at the library. Call 203-899-2780 Ext. 15122 or go to norwalklib.org for more information.

Westport Arts Center WACky Family Day: Food

09/30/2012

51 Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT Phone: 203-222-7070.

Sponsored by Melissa and Doug:. The entire family can explore WAC's latest exhibition and participate in hands-on art projects using mixed media. All ages 1-3pm. Explore WAC's Foodies exhibition while creating works of art inspired by food from WACky still-lives to Claus Oldenberg-inspired food sculptures.