Center for Contemporary Print Making -THE FIGURE AND THE MONOTYPE

02/22/2014

299 West Ave, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-7999.

Saturday, 10 am - 1 pm Nomi Silverman 1/2-day weekend workshop. Limited to 6. All levels $70 members, $80 non-members

Center for Contemporary Print Making Artist Talk, Kim Heesook

02/22/2014

299 West Ave, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203.899.7999.

1-2 p.m. oin us in the Helen Frankenthaler Printmaking Cottage to meet the February Artist-in-Residence and hear about her work. Originally from South Korea, Kim is a painter, printmaker, and assistant professor of printmaking at Haverford College in Pennsylvania.

New England CAROUSEL MUSEUM - Dancing at the Museum

02/22/2014

95 Riverside Ave., Rte. 72, Bristol, CT 06010. Phone: (860) 585-5411.

On Saturday night, bring your buddies, bring your dancing shoes and take a spin on the beautiful hardwood floor at the New England Carousel Museum.  For additional information call  or visit website.

 

Palace Theater Defending the Caveman

02/22/2014

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-325-4466.

8pm Defending the Caveman is a hilarious play about the ways men and women relate to each other. Without taking sides, this insightful comedy explores the ongoing battle for understanding between the sexes. Through its hysterical observations into contemporary feminism, masculine sensitivity and the erogenous zones, Defending the Caveman mines the common themes in relationships that go straight through the funny bone. Defending the Caveman is recommended for adult audiences. Tickets: $50, $40, $30 (per-ticket fees apply) Runtime: 90 min., plus intermission Everyone, regardless of age, must have a ticket to enter the theatre.

Audubon Greenwich Birding: Read Sanctuary & Marshlands (Rye, NY)

02/22/2014

613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-5272 x230.

8:00 am-12:00 noon Visit with us as we survey these great sanctuaries for over-wintering ducks, herons, hawks, shorebirds, and others. Meet there or ride from Audubon via van/carpool. Bring binoculars or borrow a pair from us. $5 per person. Ages 8 & up. RSVP to Ted x230.

Connecticut Audubon Society’s Center at Fairfield Animal Tracking

02/22/2014

2325 Burr Street, Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-6305 ext. 109. .

10:30 – 12:30 p.m. In this workshop, you'll learn to read the landscape and increase your outdoor awareness and ability to find and interpret tracks and signs left behind by animals. Topics discussed will include the basic fundamentals of how to identify and track animals. You'll learn print track identification, how to measure tracks and gaits, animal behavior and pattern tracking, and track aging. You'll make a tracking stick and follow an obstacle course to test and hone your new skills. For adults and children ages 13 and up. Pre-registration is required. The fee is $10.00 per person. For more information or to register, call 203-259-6305 ext. 109. 

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - A Billion Bricks Workshops! Lights! Camera! Action!

02/22/2014

39 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford, CT Phone: 203-977-6521.

Sat February 22: Lights! Camera! Action!: LEGO® animation 10 am – Noon & 2 – 4 pm, led by Alex Kobbs, of KooberzStudios (http://www.youtube.com/user/Kooberz) Space is limited for the workshops.  Pre-registration and pre-payment required.  Call 203.977.6521 to register. Members: $40 (one adult & one child), $25 for each additional adult/child | Non- Members: $55 (one adult & one child), $25 for each additional adult/child

Fairfield Museum Adult Lecture Series: Home of Happy Dancers: The Story of Bridgeport's Ritz Ballroom

02/23/2014

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

Adult Lecture Series:--Home of Happy Dancers: The Story of Bridgeport's Ritz Ballroom--Sunday, February 23, 2:30 pm. Members: Free; Non-Members: $5. From the roaring twenties to the rockin' sixties, the  Ritz was one of New England's foremost dance palaces and offered a  respite for people who danced their cares away.

Stamford Center for the Arts-The Palace Theatre Presents Bubblemania

02/23/2014

61 Atlantic St., Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203-325-4466.


February 23 at 3PM – Bubblemania (Adults: $20; Children under 12: $15).Kids flip for this heady mix of visual comedy, quick wit, big band swing music and amazing soap bubble manipulations -- from award-winning bubble art forms to trapping people in a giant bubble!

Stamford Museum & Nature Center - Adult Maple Sugar Workshop

02/23/2014

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

10 a.m. Learn how to make maple syrup in your backyard. This hands-on workshop will be taught at the SM&NC's sugarhouse and will cover the entire process of making maple syrup at home. You will learn which trees to tap, how to collect sap, turning sap into maple syrup, and finally bottling the finished product. Come join us as we explore in-depth this tasty New England tradition! Program is suitable for ages 14 years and older. For program information, contact Will Kies at 203.977.6568 or wkies@stamfordmuseum.org. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for these events. Please call 203.977.6521 to register. Members: $20 | Non-members: $35.