Birds of Prey Live Animal Show

02/27/2016

100 Poverty Rd,, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-262-0626 ext.130.

PM in the Kingsley room of the Southbury Library Join Jim Parks of Wingmasters for a presentation on the different categories of birds of prey. Jim will bring five live birds including hawks, falcons, and owls. The program is designed to also explain predation, the birds' place at the top of the food web, their different hunting adaptations and their status in a rapidly changing world. Because many birds of prey are declining in number, this presentation also features one of the more of the endangered raptors that Wingmasters cares for, and explains why these species face an uncertain future. Open to all ages Registration is required. Please call the library at 203-262-0626 ext.130

Stamford Museum & Nature Center Hosts Farm to Table Supper

02/27/2016

Bendel Mansion, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203-977-6546.

On Saturday, February 27, 2016 from 6 to 10PM come to a Farm to Table Supper sponsored by the Stamford Museum and Nature Center at the Bendel Mansion.  Limited Seating.  The evening will also include a gallery tour led by featured New York artist Peter Bradley of the new pop-up exhibition--Extreme Art: Massive and Miniature with artworks from the permanent collection of the Stamford Museum and Nature Center.  Ticket: $175 per  person. 

Solo Piano Recital With Grammy Award Winner, Yefim Bronfman

02/27/2016 to 02/27/2016

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203.325.4466 .

Saturday February 27th at 8pm Program to include Prokofiev and Schumann. Grammy® award winning pianist, Yefim Bronfman is widely regarded at one of the most talented virtuoso pianists performing today. Mr. Bronfman performed regularly with the New York Philharmonic as its Artist-in-Residence in the 2013-2014 Season. No need to go to NYC, see him on stage at the Palace Theatre for a one-night-only special solo recital. Stamford's Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford Ct. 06901. Tickets start at $22. Call now for best seats! 203.325.4466 or visit www.stamfordsymphony.org 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!

Rowayton Arts Center I Open Sketch

02/28/2016

145 Rowayton Avenue, Rowayton, CT Phone: 203-866-2744.

Open Sketch with Tracey Dinken Fee: $15.00. No reservations needed.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children - Show Me a Tale The Spirit

02/28/2016

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

2 pm. Hear the tale of a poor and hungry fisherman who is visited by a spirit who helps him catch fish. After the tale, decorate Chinese style scrolls using textured shapes and fish stamps. For children ages 5 and older.

Westport Historical Society - Confessions of an Urban Archeologist

02/28/2016

25 Avery Place, Westport, CT Phone: 203-222-1424.

3-4 pm. Blogger and raconteur, Greg Van Antwerp has been digging in Connecticut for treasures from the past for over 35 years. His one-of-a-kind discoveries will amaze, delight and even make you chuckle. It's a whole different take on America's obsession with estate and garage sales. Among the many items he will share during his talk will be items from some Westport estates.

Audubon Greenwich Program: Winter Soup & Storytelling

02/28/2016

613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT 06831. Phone: 203-869-5272.

Sunday, February 28, 2016--WINTER SOUP & STORYTELLING – 12:00-1:30 PM. ALL AGES - $8/person. Join us for a cozy afternoon of storytelling and visit with some of our live animals as we sip delicious soup and enjoy the friendly atmosphere. Pre-registration is required with Susan at sematthews@audubon.org.

Putnam Cottage Hosts Reenactment of General Israel Putnam's Ride--Greenwich

02/28/2016

243 East Putnam Ave., Greenwich, CT 06830. Phone: 203-869-9697.

Put's Ride--Sunday, February 28, 2016 at 1:00 – 3:00 PM--Fifth Continental Regiment Reenactment of General Israel Putnam's ride. Putnam Cottage, Greenwich, Connecticut.  Open to the public.  Check the website.

Westport Country Playhouse Family Festivities Series presents the musical: Charlotte's Web

02/28/2016

25 Powers Court, Westport, CT 06880. Phone: 203-227-4177--888927-7529 (Out of Town).

Sunday, February 28, 1 and 4 p.m. - Westport Country Playhouse's Family Festivities Series presents the musical, "Charlotte's Web," based on E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte. Produced by TheatreworksUSA. Grades K – 5. $20. For more information and tickets, call the box office.

Westport Arts Center Escher String Quartet

02/28/2016

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

The Escher String Quartet has received acclaim for its profound musical insight and rare tonal beauty. Championed by the Emerson String Quartet, the group was a BBC New Generation Artist from 2010-2012, giving debuts at both Wigmore Hall and BBC Proms at Cadogan Hall. In its home town of New York, the ensemble serves as Artists of The Chamber Music..3:00 pm - 5:00 pm