Pequot Library Meet the Author: Philip Trager

09/25/2016

720 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT Phone: (203) 259-0346, ext. 15.

4:00pm - 6:00pm Known for his photography of architecture and modern dance, Philip Trager will discuss two of his books Philip Trager: New York in the 1970s and Philip Trager: Photographing Ina. Trager will also talk about his process involving the act of photographing, perception, color and light. Free and open to the public. Location: Auditorium

Stepping Stones Museum for Children - Show me a tale

09/25/2016

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

2 pm - 3 pm. Too-too-moo and the Giant – A poor village girl and her mother who had to feed a giant who came to their house every day; if they did not feed him, he would eat the girl instead. Afterward, children will create a pull-tab illustration of the story.

Avon Theatre Discover Indian Films: Finding Fanny

09/28/2016

Stamford, CT

Post-film Q&A with Tejaswini Ganti, Associate Professor of Anthropology and core faculty in the Program in Culture & Media at New York University; and Meheli Sen, Assistant Professor in the Department of African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian Languages and Literatures and the Cinema Studies Progam at Rutgers University Five Goans set off on a road trip in search of an old postman's childhood love, Stefanie "Fanny" Fernandes, though nobody knows whether she's alive or dead or just a figment of someone's imagination. However, the friends get lost, and the journey - originally intended to take 20 minutes - instead takes one and a half days. If you're looking for love...get lost! Bollywood's superstar Deepika Padukone headlines an all-star cast. Members $, non-members $12, students $9.

Fairfield Museum and History Center Museum After Dark Exhibit Opening

09/29/2016

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

6pm – 8pm. Free. Enjoy the exhibition opening of "Rising Tides" and learn about the fascinating history, past and future, of Fairfield's use of the shoreline. The evening will feature an informal discussion with representatives of the Town of Fairfield. Learn about the behind-the-scene efforts to protect Fairfield's coast and prepare for rising tides and extreme weather events. Guests will include Joseph Michelangelo, Fairfield Department of Public Works and Brian Carey of Fairfield Conservation.

Jones Family Farm Winery Classes Sip and Savor Fall Series: A Barcelona Tapas Party

09/29/2016

606 Walnut Tree Hill Road, Shelton, CT Phone: 203.929.8425.

6:30 - 8:30 pm. Menu featuring Chicken and Olive Empanadas; Garlicy Mushrooms; Cod Croquettes; and more; plus a Sweet Dessert to Finish. Enjoy our relaxed and educational evenings where we taste four different wines and eat a pleasant meal, prepared by Chef Sherry Swanson, designed to highlight fresh seasonal farm foods paired with the delicious wines we have selected. We delve into the cultural aspects of the wines and foods we are serving as well as explore the terminology of flavor.

Stratford Historical Society Soeaker -David Leff

09/30/2016

2000 Main St., Stratford, CT

"In Plain Sight: A Deep Traveler Explores Connecticut" This program contains all the beauty the state of CT has to offer. 7:30 pm. at the Christ Episcopal Church Hall. Free.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Around the World: Show Me a Tale

09/30/2016

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

2:00 – 3:00 pm. The Rabbit's Judgment – This traditional Korean folktale about justice and morality will be followed by a craft. Create a tiger or rabbit mask using recycled materials. Limited space. Pick up free tickets at the Welcome Desk at 1:30 pm. For children ages 5 and older.

Garden Education Center of Greenwich - Annual Dazzling Dahlia Show

09/30/2016 to 10/02/2016

130 Bible Street, Cos Cob, CT Phone: (203) 869-9242.

Saturday, September 30 - Early Registration. 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday, October 1- Final Entries: 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Judging: 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Show Opens: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., FREE ADMISSION. Sunday, October 2 Show Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Sale of Flowers: at 3:00 p.m.. FREE ADMISSION.