Stepping Stones Museum for Children - Gaming Unplugged!


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

Noon - 3:00 pm. Join our Youth Enrichment at Stepping Stones (YES2) volunteers for an afternoon of family games! Turn off the video games and pull up a chair to board games, card games and much, much more. There will be games for all ages, including some that can be purchased in our Age of Reason Museum Store. YES2 is made possible by Fairfield County's Community Foundation.

Strawberry Festival Monroe Congregational Church


Monroe Green, Monroe, CT Phone: 203-268-9327.

The Monroe Congregational Church presents the 45th Annual Strawberry Festival on the Monroe Green on Saturday, June 18 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Sunday, June 19, from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. The church will also serve up hamburgers, hot dogs, veggie burgers and more. There will be games for children, a dunking booth and live entertainment from local bands and dance troupes, throughout the weekend as well as more than one hundred juried crafters and fine artists. There is no admission fee and parking is free.

Shelton Historical Society Vintage and Classic Car Show


70 Ripton Rd., Shelton, CT Phone: (203) 925-1803.

10 am - 2 pm. Cars from nearly every decade of automobile history from the 20th century have gathered on the shady grounds of the Shelton History Center with more recent muscle cars, Mustangs, and Army Jeeps joining Ford Model A's and T's. All vehicle owners generously share information, their cars, and their hobby with the public.

Beardsley Zoo Fathers Day


1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-394-6565.

(9 am to 4 pm) -- Father's Day. We celebrate all dads today. Spend quality time with dad this Father's Day - join him at the Zoo today and he gets in FREE!

Sheffield Island / Norwalk Seaport Association Bird Tours


4 North Water Street, South Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-838-9444 .

Join Larry Flynn, Master Wildlife Conservationist, on a 2 hour cruise of the Norwalk Islands to explore and understand the importance of our many migratory bird species and their behavior. Including nest sites and nesting colonies of ospreys, egrets, American oystercatchers, herons, terns, gulls, cormorants and many others, participants will witness many of these birds at a safe, yet awe-inspiring distance. Depart Dock at 8:30 am return at 10:30 am. Adult $22.00, Members & Seniors $20.00
Children under 12 yrs old $12.00

Earthplace Family Canoe Trip


10 Woodside Lane , Westport, CT Phone: 203-557-4400.

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm. Spend a family day out on the water with a group paddle along the Saugatuck River and out into Long Island Sound. Canoes and life jackets will be provided.Members $24/day, Non-members, $30/day, Half price for children 12 and under. Pre-registration required.

Bruce Museum Art Adventures: Wild Illustrations


One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203.413.6756.

1:00-3:00pm. Art Adventures: Wild Illustrations. This drop-in program is free with admission and no advance registration is required. Designed for ages 4 and up and their families . Participants will explore simple science concepts and subjects while partaking in fun, kid-friendly experiments, projects and crafts inspired by the Museum's collections and exhibitions.

Bruce Museum The Arts and New Technologies Graduate Student Symposium


One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203.413.6756.

1 pm - 4 pm.  In conjunction with Electric Paris, four PhD students will present papers discussing how art from various periods of art history responded to advances in technology. The event will be moderated by Dr. Gülru Çakmak, Assistant Professor of 19th-Century European Art at University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and will end with a Q&A session with the audience. Free with Museum admission. No registration required.

7th Annual JCC Kids Triathlon

06/19/2016 to 06/19/2016

1035 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203.487.0971.

Sunday, June 19 • Check-in: 7 am • Race: 8 – 11 am Ages 4 to 16. Through the fast-growing sport of triathlon, children are given the opportunity to be fit and active, build strong friendships, and, most importantly, reach their potential and have fun! For more information contact Mo Concepcion, 203.487.0971, or visit

Westport Historical Society Twilight Ride to Compo Beach


25 Avery Place, Westport, CT Phone: 203-222-1424.

5-7 pm. njoy a scenic twilight ride on a beach bike cruiser with the bike lady, Tracy Yost, to benefit WHS. Meet at the Westport Farmers Market lot on Imperial Avenue at 4:45 pm to explore and have fun. Ride to Compo beach and back again. Space is limited to 20 bikes, call 203-222-1424 to register, 18 years and over only please. $20 donation includes bike. Visit website for details and reservations.