JCC Open House & Family Fun Day

09/17/2017 to 09/17/2017

1035 Newfield Ave,, Stamford, CT 06905. Phone: 203-487-0945 .

10 am – 2 pm
Get to know us at our Open House & Family Fun Day. FREE & OPEN TO THE ENTIRE COMMUNITY.
• Try a group fitness class and work out in our fitness center
• Free basketball clinic
• Play mini-golf with the family
• Jump in the Bounce House
• Enjoy a bagel brunch
• Kids make your own slime
• Everyone make your own sundae
• Games, activities and prizes
• Meet the staff: camp, child care, preschool, after-school, fitness and aquatics
• Discounted camp rates available at the open house
JCC membership has so much to offer you and your whole family! Special membership discounts offered for those who join at the Open House. For more information contact Ilene Kirschner Madwed, 203-487-0945 or IMadwed@stamfordjcc.org

Outdoor Adventures: Stream Hunters

09/17/2017 to 09/17/2017

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 2039776538.

From mayflies to salamanders, there is a hidden world beneath the rocks and leaves of the stream! Join SM&NC staff to explore Poorhouse Brook for the amphibians, macroinvertebrates, and fish that call it home. Please be prepared to walk in the stream; water shoes are recommended. For children ages 6 and older. Limited enrollment. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call 203.977.6521 to register. Members: $5 per person | Non-Members: $8 per person. For more information, visit www.stamfordmuseum.org or call 203.977.6521


Black Rock Restaurant Week

09/18/2017 to 09/24/2017

Black Rock, CT

Participating restaurants throughout Black Rock will offer a special prix-fixe menus during the week (excludes tax and gratuity). Visit website for details.

Woodcock Nature Center Mommy and Me

09/20/2017 to 11/01/2017

56 Deer Run Road, Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7280 .

Mommy & Me Join us this fall for our new Mommy & Me program! Toddlers and their caregivers will explore the natural world through nature walks, animal encounters, stories, and art projects. This program is for children ages 1-3 (with caregiver).
​The Fall 2017 program will consist of 7 sessions on Wednesdays from 9:30 am to 10:30 am. Each session will include activities related to that day's theme. Dates and themes: Sept. 20 - Turtles, Sept. 27 - Frogs, Oct. 4 - Birds, Oct. 11 - Trees, Oct. 18 - Colors in Nature Oct. 25 - Insects Nov. 1. - Animals in Winter. Registration fee: $150 per child *Pre-registration is required and is non-refundable. *Program will run with a minimum of 6 children and a maximum of 12.

Norwalk Boat Show

09/21/2017 to 09/24/2017

48 Calf Pasture Beach Rd. , Norwalk, CT Phone: 646-370-3660.

10am–7pm daily. $15.00 Full Price Adults, Save $2 on full-price admission when you purchase tickets in advance online. ., 15 and younger— FREE (when accompanied by an adult). Find your dream boat and everything to go with it at the Northeast's most popular in-water boat show. From fishing to cruising to family fun there are boats for every lifestyle and budget. See and board the latest model boats— luxury yachts, sport fishers, cruisers, ski boats, sailboats, and more. Check out the latest in marine accessories, electronics, engines and fishing gear, too. It's fall's biggest boat sale—a once-a-year opportunity to compare makes and models, and gear up with the latest accessories all in one trip. There's no better time or place to buy! There's something for everyone! The Progressive® Insurance Norwalk Boat Show® offers an incredible line-up of boating education, entertainment and special attractions, including on-the water demos and boat handling workshops, fun kids' activities and more.

Fairfield Museum Museum Family Focus: Give Me a Sign!


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

September 21, 11am - 2pm. For families with kids ages 5 +. Free. Have fun exploring the exhibition "Signs of the Times." Can you find your way? Enjoy making your own unique signs with found objects inspired by the beach and your family name.

Bruce Museum Lecture. Capturing Nature through the Lens of Art: Levels of Description in Brueghel and Beyond


One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT

Lecture by Arianne Kolb. Light refreshments precede the lecture, which begins at 7:00 pm. RSVP science@brucemuseum.org or 203-413-6757.

Fall Breakout Day: Drawing, Dragons, and Designs

09/21/2017 to 09/21/2017

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 2039776521.

Celebrate our fall exhibition, Illustrations of Imaginative Literature: The Korshak Collection, as we explore the intersections of nature, science, and art. Get a chance to sketch some amazing artifacts from the Stamford Museum's Permanent Collection, meet some live animals straight out of our favorite fantasy books, and create your own creature out of clay. Test your science fiction knowledge during our trivia challenge, create some great self-guided crafts, and complete a scavenger hunt in our Museum Galleries. Roast a dough snake over the campfire from 2:30 - 3 pm to celebrate the end of our day. Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information, visit www.stamfordmuseum.org or call 203.977.6521


New Canaan Historical Society LOBSTERFEST

09/22/2017 to 09/23/2017

13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203.966.1776.

The Rotary Club of New Canaan is hosting its 32nd Annual Lobsterfest on the grounds of the Historical Society on Friday, September 23 from 5-8 pm, and on Saturday, September 24 from 12-8 pm. Tickets are on sale in the Historical Society office for $35 each. And for each ticket we sell, the Rotary Club will donate $15 to the Historical Society. Chicken dinners will be available for those who do not want lobster. A hot dog dinner for kids is also available for $5.

Wilton Historical Society Kiwanis Pumpkin Sale

09/22/2017 to 10/22/2017

224 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT

Kiwanis Pumpkin Sale Begins September 22! Sold Daily! Great Selection! Held on the lawn at the Wilton Historical Society