Maritime Aquarium Richard Hyman

06/23/2014

10 North Water St. , Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-852-0700.

8 p.m. The Connecticut native will share stories from his memorable expeditions with Jacques-Yves Cousteau and the crew of the research vessel Calypso, experiences that inspired his book, "Frogmen." He'll take us behind the scenes, inside the ship and under the sea with the famous ocean explorer.
Tickets are $10 ($8 for Aquarium members).

Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk- Richard Hyman

06/23/2014

10 North Water Street, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-852-0700, x 2206.

8 p.m. (The True Story of My Journeys with Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau and the Crew of Calypso) The author of "Frogmen" grew up in Connecticut. He will talk about his personal account of expeditions with legendary French explorer Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau and the crew of the research vessel Calypso. Richard Hyman will take us behind the scenes, inside the ship, and under the sea. Tickets are $10 ($8 for Aquarium members).

Shakespear On The Soung - THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA,

06/25/2014 to 06/29/2014

Pickney Park, Rowayton, CT Phone: 203-299-1300.

Our 2014 production, THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, is a MAJOR HIT! Don't miss your last chance to see the show critics are calling "ENCHANTING" and "WONDERFUL TO WATCH" (BroadwayWorld.com)NOW through June 29th in Pinkney Park
(7:30 Performances, Park opens at 4:00). For more information (and to order reserved seats), visit our website at www.shakespeareonthesound.org or call 203-299-1300.  

2014 First County Bank Summer Concert Series-- Classic Car Show--Norwalk

06/25/2014

Calf Pasture Beach Rd., Norwalk, CT 06851. Phone: 203-854-7938.

2014 FIRST COUNTY BANK SUMMER CONCERT SERIES--FREE ENTERTAINMENT FOR ALL AGES IN NORWALK--Each Wednesday night throughout the summer, area residents can head to Calf Pasture Beach on Calf Pasture Beach Road in Norwalk (06851) to enjoy an evening of free musical entertainment. A $5.00 parking fee is charged for cars without a Norwalk beach sticker. For updates and additional information call the Norwalk Recreation and Parks Office at 203-854-7807. The rain date for all concerts is the following day.  For cancellation information call203-854-7938.http://www.norwalkct.org/calendar.aspx JUNE 25, 2014 at     6:00 p.m.    Classic Car Show – This gathering of more than 100 vehicles is hosted by the Coachmen Rod and Custom Club, an organization of men and women who enjoy classic cars. Owners of 1981 and older cars can participate in the shows, which attract owners from throughout the tri-state area. Each car show participant is asked to contribute canned food or make a donation to the St. Vincent De Paul food bank. 7:00 p.m.    Tim Currie's Motown Review Band – formed in 2013, this group takes
audiences back to the sounds of the Motor City in the late 1960s. Drummer Tim Currie is joined by Frank Carr (bass), Joe Inciardi (trumpet), Ed Jones (guitar), Bob Marston (keyboard), Joe Meo (sax), Ben Mozzoli (sax), John Stuart (percussion), Pete Zaccillo (keyboard) and vocalists Bertilla Baker, Milo Fuscaldo, John Peters and Denise Johnson.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - ASTRONOMY NIGHTS-Studying Europa from Inside the Lab

06/27/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977-6521.

7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.Join us for a new exciting series of astronomy programs! Start by enjoying a presentation on the latest updates from Curiosity and its search for past life on Mars, followed by a visit to view the night sky through our 22-inch telescope. The presentation portion of the program will be held rain or shine. Viewing hours are weather permitting. Members: Free | Non-Members: $5 Adults, $3 Children (5-17). No children under 5 please. For more information call 203.977-6521, e-mail info@stamfordmuseum.org or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org

Greater Bridgeport Symphony - Welcome Eric Jacobsen at the Great Barnum Festival Fireworks!

06/27/2014

446 University Ave., Bridgeport, CT Phone: (203) 576-0263.

Friday, 7:30 p.m. Pops concert with spectacular finale - Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture in the Band shell at Seaside Park, Bridgeport FREE - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC for The Barnum Festival followed by spectacular holiday fireworks.  Multiple Parking/Shuttle Options - Food Vendors Onsite Availabl.

Norwalk Arts Festival

06/28/2014 to 06/29/2014

Mathews Park, Norwalk, CT

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mathews Park, Norwalk is the summer venue for a premier cultural event this year: a juried fine arts and fine crafts festival which will bring over 75 of the country's top artists to Fairfield County, along with several outstanding performing artists to the park during the last weekend in June. 

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Market Madness Sundays

06/29/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977-6521.

Sundays, June 29 - August 31, 10 am - 2 pm, (no program 8/10) Come for a self-guided craft on the Meadow, oxen demonstrations, and lunch with Bert & Edie, North American River Otters, each week. At 11:30 am, "Follow Your Food" by learning where some of your favorite foods come from through live animal visits, cooking experiences, and take-home plantings. Get an SM&NC Farm Journal and discover the "Mystery Food of the Week" by learning each week about an ingredient featured at the market. Get a stamp in your journal and use multi-stamped journals to win a prize. All activities are weather related except for otter feeding. 10 am - 2 pm      Self-guided craft 10:30 am   Oxen Demonstration 11:30 am   Follow Your Foo.  1 pm Otter Feeding Demonstration Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information call 203.977-6521, e-mail info@stamfordmuseum.org or visit www.stamfordmuseum.org

* * * * Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art, the natural and agricultural sciences, and history. The Museum is a vital cultural and educational resource for the community, and a focal point for family activity through exhibitions, educational programs and special events.

Bartlett Arboretum Summer Concerts

06/29/2014

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

June 29th @ 10:00 a.m. Classical Music Concert Yale Student, Ian Tuski performs classical guitar. and June 29th @ 5:00 p.m. Pop concert with Retro Express

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Farm Market

06/29/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977-6521.

Sundays, June 29 – October 5, 10am – 2pm - We're thrilled to bring back the SM&NC Farm Market — now on Sundays! The Farm Market will be located conveniently on the Meadow. New and additional vendors will offer a wider variety of fresh, local items. The Market will also feature a different food truck each week so you can enjoy lunch at one of our picnic tables by the Bendel Pond. We'll be selling our very own products from Heckscher Farm — fresh eggs, maple syrup and yarn. Each Sunday, activities for families will be led by one of our environmental educators. SM&NC Sunday Market Admission: FREE. For more information call , e-mail info@stamfordmuseum.org or visit the website.