Bruce Museum Docent Lead Friday Afternoon Tours

07/26/2019 to 09/20/2019

One Museum Dr, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203.869.0376.

Fridays from  12:30 pm - 1:30 pm.  July 26, August 2,9,16,23,30, Sept. 6,13,20

Acoustic Cruise with Seaport Association Wednesdays

07/31/2019 to 08/28/2019

10 North Water St., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-838-9444 Office 203-838-2898 Dock.

Wednesday Night Acoustic Cruise with Live Music  The Boat departs at 6:30 and returns at 8:30 pm.  Wednesday - July 31, August 7, 14, 21, 28. Sept. 9, 11, and 18.  Two August Bonus cruises on August 3 and August 31.

Cruise to Sheffield Island Lighthouse

08/01/2019 to 08/31/2019

10 North Water St., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-838-9444.

Daily and Weekend Cruises @ 11 am, 12:30 and 2 pm. In August visitors can board the Seaport Association's 45-foot C.J. Toth catamaran for a cruise to the island then tour the lighthouse, observe wildlife in their natural habitat in the Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge, hunt for shells along the beach, dine on a picnic lunch, play on the lawns around the lighthouse and just have a good time. The lighthouse is open to visitors for daily tours, however, the tower section of the lighthouse is closed for renovations. Your boat leaves from the Sheffield Island Lighthouse dock located at the corner of North Water Street and Washington Street in Historic South Norwalk. Parking is available adjacent to the dock and the Norwalk Maritime Center Garage. Reservations are not required but are strongly recommended. Check website for dates and times. Most days the vessel goes out at 11 am, 12:30 pm and 2 pm. Tickets online or by phone. Reservations suggested.

Maritime Aquarium Cruises

08/01/2019 to 08/31/2019

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

Daily - Maritime Life Encounter Cruise @ 1:15 pm. Norwalk Island Cruise @ 6 pm on Aug. 1,8,15,22,29. Sunset cruise @ 6:30 pm on August 3,10,17,24,31. 

Bartlett Arboretum Stamford Sunday Summer Concerts

08/04/2019 to 08/25/2019

151 Brookdale Rd, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-322-6971.

Concerts 5 pm - 7 pm. August 4 - Gunsmoke, August 11 -Maria Tiscia and Rio Bound Concert, Aug. 18 - Richard "Cookie" Thomas Concert, Aug. 25 - Sister Sun Concert 

Greenwich Historical Society Exhibit - Gallery Tours Wed. & Sat.

08/07/2019 to 08/31/2019

47 Strickland Rd, Cos Cob, CT Phone: 203-869-6899.

Every Wednesday and Saturday at 12:00–12:45 pm. A docent will lead tours of our museum galleries Wednesdays and Saturdays at noon. The tours are free with museum admission and last 45 minutes. No registration necessary. Meet at the information desk in the Museum Lobby and learn about the important American Impressionist Cos Cob art colony and what stories the objects in the History Is... exhibition tell about Greenwich. Stay for a tour of Bush-Holley House. Admission to Bush-Holley House is by docent-led tour only at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 pm Wednesday through Sunday House tour is included in museum admission. Free with Museum Admission

Greenwich Historical Society Gentle Yoga and Tea, Every Thursday

08/08/2019 to 10/31/2019

47 Strickland Rd, Cos Cob, CT Phone: 203-869-6899.

August - October People with all experience levels are invited to join new gentle yoga classes on campus followed by tea in the Artists' Café. The class fee includes museum admission. Certified yoga teacher and positive psychology coach Helena Svedin will lead the group in standing and seated poses, breathing exercises, meditation techniques, and more. Bring your own yoga mat and props, such as blocks and a blanket. Thursdays, 2:00-3:30 pm Members $25, nonmembers $35

Fairfield Museum and History Center Brooklawn: A Walk in the Park

08/22/2019 to 11/11/2019

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

Photo exhibition. The Brooklawn neighborhood developed as an outgrowth of Bridgeport's industrial revolution, providing a specially designed enclave for the booming city's business leaders. Enjoy photographer Ari Burling's luminous early morning photographs of the Brooklawn neighborhood and its unique landscape and architecture. Historical vignettes of the home's original owners and their businesses will be featured alongside objects from the Museum's collections which were created during a time of national and local transition.

Beardsley Zoo Teddy Bear Fest

08/24/2019

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-394-6563..

12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Bring your favorite teddy bear friend to the Zoo! This "beary" fun day will feature children's crafts and storytelling focusing on Bear Awareness and the facts about real bears. FREE admission for children under age 12 who bring their teddy bear to the "Teddy Bear Clinic" and are accompanied by a paying adult.

Cannon Grange Agricultural Fair and Expo

08/25/2019

25 Cannon Rd., Wilton, CT

10 am - 4 pm. On the grounds of, and inside, our historic Grange Hall you will see beautiful displays of horticulture, hand-crafts, small farm animals, photography, eggs, selected concessionaires and much more. Culinary Arts Sale, Concessions, Cannon Grange Souvenirs Topical Demonstrations, Tent Talks Grange Membership, and Grange Information Musical Entertainment - All Day Water Melon Eating Contest - 3:30 PM. Adm. $2 pp.