Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts Grand Memories! Typewriter meets IPhone 6-- Norwalk

09/26/2015

303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 203-899-0606.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2015. Grand Memories! Featuring a Grand Display of Past and Present: "Typewriter meets IPhone® 6"
Grandparents enjoy free admission all day to make some grand memories with their grandchildren and great grandchildren. Today is also the GRAND OPENING of our newest exhibit experience: Broken? Fix it!

Honey Day at the Ogden House--Fairfield

09/27/2015

370 Beach Rd., Fairfield, CT 06824. Phone: 203-259-1598.

Honey Day at the Ogden House-1520 Bronson Road, Fairfield, CT--Sunday, September 27, 1pm – 4pm--Members; Free: Non-Members; $5 Adults, $3 Children, free for children 5 and under. Celebrate the colonial legacy of the honey bee and learn about beekeeping, enjoy sun tea and refreshments. Make family-friendly crafts and learn about the Colonial Kitchen Garden!.

Silvermine Art Center - Film Screening: “Art Is…The Permanent Revolution”

09/27/2015

1037 Silvermine Road, New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-966-9700 x22.

3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. An engrossing new film by Manny Kirchheimer, about art and its political impact, showcases a range of prints and printmaking media from Durer to Picasso, from the 1400s to today.  Directly following the film, there will be a panel discussion with the film director and print makers featured in the film, including Ann Chernow and James Reed.

Westport Arts Center -Spencer Myer

09/27/2015

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

At the Pequot Library, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. One of the most important American artists of his generation, SPENCER MYER has garnered stellar audience and critical acclaim from around the globe, rapidly establishing a significant and continuously expanding career. Spencer Myer includes in his current season returns to the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra and New York City's Park Avenue Chamber Symphony, as well as debuts with the Duluth Superior Symphony...

Artist’s Lecture by Marc Mellon, Sculptor

09/28/2015

900 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 332-5116..

Artist's Lecture by Marc Mellon, Sculptor sponsored by the Housatonic Community College Art Department will be held Monday, September 28, 2015 at the Housatonic Community College Events Center, Room 214 in Beacon Hall at 7:00 pm and is free and open to the public.

Fairfield Museum Hosts Tee'd Up Tuesday

09/28/2015

370 Beach Rd., Fairfield, CT 06824. Phone: 203-259-1598.

Tuesday, July 28, 11am - 12pm. Stop by the Museum tomorrow for some family friendly fun! Guests will be invited to try their luck at a hole in one on the Fairfield Museum's putting green, partake in a golf themed scavenger hunt and join in an arts and crafts!

Bush-Holley House Art Collection - Art Historian Susan Larkin to Lead Special Tour

09/30/2015

39 Strickland Road, Cos Cob, CT Phone: 203-869-6899, Ext. 10.

On Wednesday,  at 1 p.m. art historian Susan Larkin will lead visitors on a special art tour of the Greenwich Historical Society's collection with a focus on pieces currently on view in Bush-Holley House--many created when Cos Cob was a boarding house and bohemian hub for artistic and intellectual exchange. Leading visitors through the Holley Boarding House period rooms, Larkin will discuss how the confluence of individuals, the surrounding landscape and the ambience created by the Holley family were instrumental in ushering in American Impressionism and a new era in American art. Tour begins at 1:00 p.m. at  the Greenwich Historical Society's Storehouse Gallery, Bush-Holley Historic Site Free to members and students; $10 for adult nonmembers; $8 for seniors. Space is limited and reservations are encouraged. Visit www.greenwichhistory.org or call 203-869-6899, Ext. 10.