Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University Presents New Haven Symphony Orchestra Kids' Concert--Fairfield

04/28/2013

1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield, CT 06824. Phone: 203-254-4010.

On Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 1PM at the Quick Center for the Arts/Fairfield University the New Haven Symphony Orchestra Kids' Concert will take place. The NHSO Hard Rock String Quartet presents the music of Mozart, Jimi Henrix, The Beatles, and more! Compare and contrast as you listen to the strings sweetly sing the music of Mozart and then shred like rock stars on some of your favorite pop hits!  Recommended for ages 2-10 years.  Join in the lobby at 10:30PM for an instrumental Discovery Zone.  Check the website for further information.

Stamford Historical Society, Inc. - Cozy Sunday - Holy Roots II

04/28/2013

713 Bedford St., Stamford, CT Phone: 203-3291183.

On Sunday,  Cozy Sunday- Holy Roots II Stamford Historical Society  2:00 – 5:00 pm. Visit the website for more information.

Bruce Museum -An Evening to Stimulate the Senses

04/30/2013

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203.869.0376.

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Join us for a caviar tasting with champagne/vodka pairings and tour of Eggs-hibition: Unscrambling Their History and viewing of Lure of the Ocean: The Art of Stanley Meltzoff. Learn about this classic pairing from experts Brett Portier from The Smokehouse and Jorge Hernandez from Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Bruce Museum's education and exhibition programming.

Silvermine Arts Center - Artist Talk

04/30/2013

1037 Silvermine Rd, New Canaan, CT 06853. Phone: (203) 966-9700, ext. 20.

On Tuesday 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Join Gallery Director Jeffrey Mueller and selected exhibiting artists from the 63rd Art of the Northeast for an information discussion on works in this juried competition. Artist talks are opportunities to get guided tours of the exhibitions and meet and interact with the artists. Don’t miss this informative talk. Free and open to the public.

Greenwich Historical Society - The Future Day of Radiant Peace

04/30/2013

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

7 p.m. Explore the experience of Japanese Americans during WWII through the letters of Mills College students who wrote to college president Aurelia Henry Reinhardt from their internment camps. The ever-resilient Mills girls, despite their unjust imprisonment far from home, strove to make the best of the hand they were dealt while looking forward to a “future day of radiant peace.” Reinhardt (the first female Ph.D graduate from Yale University) and her staff defied the prejudice and hysteria of the time to support their Nisei students.