Spring into Summer with Andy Warhol and Friends! @ Bruce Museum

06/10/2017 to 09/03/2017

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

The new exhibition takes an unusual approach to this most famous of Pop artists. The exhibition builds on three important works in the Bruce Museum collection. Warhol's Little Red Book, 1971, a gift from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Arts, features ten unique polaroid portraits of the artist's friends -- New Canaan architect Philip Johnson and his partner David Whitney, fashion model Donna Jordan, art critic Barbara Rose, and a self-portrait. Flowers (Hand-Colored), 1974, a suite of ten silkscreens prints given to the Bruce by Peter Brant, depict floral still-lives. Two large silkscreen portrait prints, Sachiko, 1977, are gifts of the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation.

SM&NC Sunday Farm Market

06/11/2017 to 10/08/2017

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.322.1646.

0 am - 2 pm The SM&NC Sunday Farm Market returns to its summertime setting on the Meadow. Many favorites are back, and we've added some new vendors to offer a wider variety of items. Also available are our very own farm-fresh eggs from Heckscher Farm, maple syrup made in our maple sugar shack, and wool from our sheep. There will be weekly farm-related family activities during the "Market Madness" program led by one of our environmental educators. Admission to the Sunday Farm Market, only, is free; gate admission is required for all non-members who opt to participate in Market Madness activities.

Darien Nature Center Summer Camp

06/19/2017 to 07/28/2017

120 Brookside Rd, Darien, CT Phone: 203.655.7459.

Mon. - Fri. Age 2: 9:30 am – 12:00 pm (Mon/Tues/Wed, Thurs/Fri OR Mon-Fri) Ages: 3+: 9:30 am – 1:30 pm Monday – Friday. Action packed days help children to develop their independence while having fun and discovering nature. Activities include: nature hikes, games, stories, songs, water day, visits with our zoo room animals, and Friday family presentations! Tadpoles, Ladybugs, Bumblebees and Dragonflies (children ages 2-7), enjoy all of the activities at the Darien Nature Center. Register online.

Center for Contemporary Printmaking Silkscreen

06/19/2017 to 06/24/2017

299 West Ave, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-7999.

10 am - 4 pm. Silkscreen offers an innovative technique of repetition and manipulation. This 5-day workshop will introduce participants to the process of silkscreen printmaking and learn how easy it is to set up a silkscreen studio in your home. Participants will use several stencil techniques from paper stencil to photo emulsion and explore edition printing, printing on a variety of surfaces and mono-printing. Silkscreen is a versatile medium for fine art printing as well as fabric printing, graphic design, installation, painting and sculpture.

Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk Marine Life Study Cruises

06/22/2017 to 06/26/2017

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

1 pm - 3:30 pm. Study marine biodiversity from the water's surface down to the bottom for a first-hand understanding of Long Island Sound's interdependent marine life. Participants utilize such sampling techniques as a plankton tow, biodredge, mud grab and otter trawl that may bring up fish, crabs, lobsters, sea stars and more. A video microscope and touch tank on board enhance observations.

BARNUMPALOOZA - Sunset Concert & Fireworks!


Seaside Park, Bridgeport, CT

Free. Music and food all day. Bridgeport's own Maureen Hamill joins Greater Bridgeport Symphony for the symphony under the stars, Saturday night June 24, at the Seaside Park Bandshell. Join us for a night of fun, food and fireworks - with the 1812 Overture kicking off the pyrotechnics - in Frederick Law Olmstead's historic "Woods by the Sea. Food trucks of every kind will be there.

Fairfield Museum and History Center Earth Heros Saturdays

06/24/2017 to 08/26/2017

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

Saturdays, 10:30am – 12pm; June 24, July 15, 29, August 12 & 26. Ages 5 +. Free with admission. Meet at the Fairfield Museum. There are lots of ways to make our community a better place. Learn about conservation, saving energy and caring for plants and animals in the Victorian Cottage children's museum, followed by a fun, hands-on activity.

Wilton HIstorical Colonial Cookery and Customs for Kids


224 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7257.

11 am - 12 pm. Fresh green peas and peppery watercress were made into a bright and tasty vegetable dish during Colonial times. The Wilton Historical Society's Colonial Cookery and Customs for Kids program on Saturday, June 24 from 11:00 – 12:30 will show kids how to prepare Peas and Watercress Rappahannock. The "reciept" is adapted from Martha Washington's copy of The Art of Cookery, Made Plain and Easy; Which far exceeds any Thing of the Kind yet published... By a Lady, the 1765 edition. The kids will have fun using a mortar and pestle for the puree – no food processors allowed! Museum Educator Lola Chen will show the children the Society's 1750 Colonial Herb Garden and talk about gardens and how herbs were used in cooking.

Barnum Festival Bridgeport Symphony


Seaside Park, Bridgeport, CT

7:15 pm. Free. As the daytime BarnumPalooza festival winds down, find a seat in Seaside Park and enjoy the sounds of the Bridgeport Symphony.

Carrriage Barn Arts Center Madera Winds Quintet Concert


681 South Avenue , New Canaan, CT Phone: (203) 972-1895.

4 pm. Enjoy a Free concert at the Carriage Barn this spring with Fairfield County woodwind quintet. Music is lively, upbeat, energetic and audience friendly. These talented musicians have been active in chamber music groups in CT and NYC for up to thirty years.