Franklin Street Works Art Activism: A Celebration Of Socially Conscious Art

11/12/2016

One University Place , Stamford, CT Phone: 9144504963.

5 pm - 8 pm. at Rich Concourse at U Conn Stamford. The party will feature music by a DJ, dinner by the bite catered by Sweet Pistachio Events in collaboration with Franklin Street Works café. We will also have a silent auction of original works of art, unique arts experiences and more.

Stamford Historical Society Screening of “Stamford at 375 Years: A Nostalgic Look Back At Our Town”(a new film)

11/12/2016

1508 High Ridge Road , Stamford, CT Phone: (203) 329-1183.

 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. A 90 minute movie created for the Stamford Historical Society, "Stamford at 375 Years" is an entertaining piece that emphasizes the first 325 years of our history. Video and images of "old Stamford" include early industry, the railroad, downtown, the police and fire departments, and even parks and beaches. Stamford citizens are highlighted and unusual facts will be discovered by viewers of this sentimental film. Tickets are $15/per person. Pay at the door by Cash or Check.

Greater Bridgeport Symphony Goes to the Movies

11/12/2016

910 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-576-0263.

8 p.m. Guest conductor Ted Sperling leads GBS on a musical tour of Hollywood with GBS Goes to the Movies. The first half will present "the real music" from which many movie scores were taken, such as the Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana (The Godfather III, Raging Bull), Barber's Adagio (Platoon), the Second Movement of Beethoven's 7th Symphony (The King's Speech), and The Sorcerer's Apprentice, made popular in Disney's Fantasia. Then in the second half comes music made for the movies – great symphonic scores from Gone With the Wind, The Wizard of Oz, Cinema Paradiso, The Magnificent Seven, and others, followed by adventurous John Williams classics from Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and Schindler's List. Guest conductor Ted Sperling is currently conductor of the Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof.

Wilton Historical Society Veteran’s Day Cranberry Wreath Workshop for Kids

11/12/2016

224 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT

11:00 – 12:30. The children will be making a wreath to remember our vets, decorated with cranberries. The ceremonial laying of a wreath at a grave site or memorial is practiced around the world. Heads of state, the U.S. president, military and veterans honor departed members of the armed forces by laying a wreath of flowers and greenery at the site. While fashioning their wreath, the children will hear from Lola Chen, Museum Educator, about the history and significance of Veteran's Day and wreaths. Includes snack. Wilton Historical Society Members $10 per child, maximum $25 per family; Non-members $15 per child, maximum $35 per family. Please register: info@wiltonhistorical.org or call 203-762-7257.

The Klein Memorial Auditorium - Greater Bridgeport Symphony Goes to the Movies

11/12/2016

910 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: (800) 424-0160.

7:00PM PRE CONCERT LECTURE 8:00PM CONCERT TICKETS: $15, $29, $39, $49, $59 PARKING: FREEGuest conductor Ted Sperling leads GBS on a musical tour of Hollywood with GBS Goes to the Movies. The first half will present "the real music" from which many movie scores were taken, such as the Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana (The Godfather III, Raging Bull), Barber's Adagio (Platoon), the Second Movement of Beethoven's 7th Symphony (The King's Speech), and The Sorcerer's Apprentice, made popular in Disney's Fantasia. Then in the second half comes music made for the movies- adventurous themes from Star Wars and other John Williams classics.

CT Audubon Center @ Fairfield Backyard Birding

11/12/2016

2325 Burr St., Fairfield, CT

10 am - 11 am. Learn how to identify birds by sight and sound. Discover bird feeding habits and ways to attract them to your feeder. Free. Preregistration required. To register call 203-259-6305 ext. 109.

Scottish Fantasy

11/12/2016 to 11/13/2016

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

Stamford's Palace Theatre -SATURDAY November 12th at 8pm, SUNDAY November 13th at 3pm Head to the misty, windy shores of Scotland and experience the quintessential Scottish sounds of bagpipes and music inspired by its landscape. P.M. DAVIES ORKNEY Wedding with Sunrise. Peter Walker, bagpipe. Caroline Goulding, violin MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Scottish 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. Tickets start at $25. Kids under 18 FREE on Sunday!

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Gobble, Gobble Go Race

11/13/2016

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

2 pm. Use a turkey baster to move a feather across the finish line!

Norwalk Fall Festival of Crafts @ Norwalk Inn and Conference Center

11/13/2016

East Ave., Norwalk, CT

11 am - 5 pm. Craft festival will take place in the main ballroom at the Norwalk Inn & Conference Center

Silvermine Art Center School of Art Russian Avant - Garde

11/13/2016

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

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm · $20. This lecture will be devoted to the culture of the Russian avant-garde that flourished immediately before and after the Revolution of 1917, generating one of the great art movements of the twentieth century. Artists achieved breakthroughs in painting, sculpture, theater, film, photography, literature, decorative arts, architecture, and book design.