Fairfield Museum and History Center CT in the 1960s

04/14/2017

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

2 pm Through interviews, historic photographs, archival footage and viewer-submitted home movies and snapshots, this CPTV Original documentary chronicles the political upheaval, cultural transformation, and social changes of the 1960s and their effect on Connecticut residents. Free.

Wilton Singers Good Friday Concert

04/14/2017

1101 Bedford St., Stamford, CT

8 pm. Mozart's Requiem featuring a full orchestra and the First Presbyterian Church Choir under the direction of James Wetherald
1st Presbyterian Church of Stamford (The "Fish Church"). Free.

Norwalk Annual Easter Egg Hunt

04/15/2017

Baines Park, Norwalk, CT Phone: 419-663-6775 .

1 pm activities. 2 pm hunt begins.

Audubon Center at Fairfield Egg Hunt

04/15/2017

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

10– 11:30 a.m. and 1—2:30 p.m Fun family activities include an egg hunt (ideal for children 8 and under), spring-themed craft making, and a visit from a special rabbit. Our morning egg hunt includes a continental breakfast and our afternoon hunt includes juice, cookies and healthy snacks. Pre-registration required. Program fee: $10/child and $5 for adults for CAS members; $15/child and $5 for adults for nonmembers. Children under 2 are free. This event is held at the Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street. Preregistration required 203-259-6305 ext. 109. 

Audubon Greenwich Birding Class: Birding by Ear

04/15/2017

613 Riversville Rd, Greenwich, CT

9:30 am - 12. Join Ted Gilman as he shares some of the tricks and techniques used for identifying birds by their calls and songs. After a short indoor introduction to bird vocalizations and a discussion of why and how they vocalize, head outside for a walk to practice your newly acquired birding-by-ear skills. Adults & Interested Youth Ages 8 & Up $12 members, $15 non-members, youth are free RSVP required to Ted at 203-930-1353 or tgilman@audubon.org

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Egg-straordinary Egg-stravaganza!

04/15/2017

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

10 am - 1 pm. Egg-citing egg-tivities with Benedict the Egg, including an egg creation station, egg "roll," a musical performance, fun egg-themed games and prizes available.

Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk Central Long Island Sound Lighthouse Cruises

04/15/2017

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

Venture out for a rare close-up look at five historic lighthouses on Long Island Sound! Participants aboard R/V Spirit of the Sound will make passes by five century-old beacons: Peck Ledge, Greens Ledge and Sheffield Island lighthouses in Norwalk, Penfield Reef Lighthouse in Fairfield and Stratford Shoal (Middle Ground) Light. All the lighthouses are on the National Register of Historic Places. The 5-hour cruise departs at 10 a.m.

Earth Place Birds of Prey Feeding and Trading Post

04/15/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-257-4400.

Birds of Prey Feeding 3:00 PM Observe the naturalists feed our birds of prey. Questions welcome! Rain or shine; included with admission. Nature's Trading Post - 3:30 PM. Share your collection of nature finds, tell us the story of your item, and trade it for something new. Please no objects regulated by state or federal law, such as bird feathers, nests, eggs, and any endangered species. Please do not bring in anything that will rot or smell.

Bruce Museum Family Gallery Tour

04/16/2017

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-0376.

11:30 am - 12:15 pm. Designed for families with children ages 6-10. These tours, led by a Museum educator, provide an interactive, discussion-based exploration of the Museum's current exhibitions. Free with admission; no registration required.

Earthplace Essential Business of Birds

04/16/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-257-4400.

2:00 PM — 4:00 PM. Play a significant role in the care and enrichment of our resident raptors and songbirds. Explore the issues impacting birds in our area and join our Naturalists in caring for the birds of Earthplace by decorating environments, making toys and trimming beaks, amonth other activities. Those who meet a minimum number of participation hours and demonstrate suitable skill may begin working with some of our birds of prey.