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Nature-based Summer Enrichment: Three Imaginative Weeks of Summer Fun with the Sprouts & Seedlings

Garden Education Center of Greenwich

Aug 24, 2016 - Sep 2, 2016 @ 09:15 AM

Our day’s activities are led by our own Director of Youth Education, Deanna Novak, and are rooted in science, art, literature, math and dramatic play to encourage the development of the whole child: mentally, emotionally and physically.  Ages 3-6 and 6-8. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Cost: $375 per child with a 10% sibling discount All Sessions are daily from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Session 1:...

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Fabulous Animals: The Illustrated World of Robert Lawson

Fairfield Museum and History Center

Aug 24, 2016 - Sep 18, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

Robert Lawson (1892–1957) had a long and distinguished career as an artist and children’s book illustrator and author. Perhaps best known for illustrations of Ferdinand the Bull and Mr. Popper’s Penguins, Lawson is the only artist and author to have won both the Caldecott and the Newberry Awards. A resident of Westport, Connecticut, Lawson and his wife Marie, also an illustrator, lived at...

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Flora and Fauna: Drawings by Francesca Anderson

Bruce Museum

Aug 24, 2016 - Oct 30, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

Artist Francesca Anderson specializes in capturing natural history in her exquisite illustrations of plants and wildlife. Twenty of her scratchboard and pen-and-ink drawings will be on view in the exhibition Flora and Fauna: Drawings by Francesca Anderson at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, CT. The show opens on Saturday, July 23, and runs through October 30, 2016. Flora and Fauna brings...

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Flower Power

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Aug 24, 2016 - Sep 2, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Press Release For Immediate release New exhibition opens on July 13, 2016 Reception: Wednesday evening, July 13, 6:30 – 8:00, public invited Gallery hours: Tuesday – Saturday 10 – 5:30 and by appointment Flower Power "The cry of 'Flower Power' echoes through the land. We shall not wilt. Let a thousand flowers bloom." — Abbie...

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Electric Paris

Bruce Museum

Aug 24, 2016 - Sep 4, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Paris had been known as the City of Light long before the widespread use of gaslight and electricity.  The name arose during the Enlightenment, when philosophers made Paris a center of ideas and of metaphorical illumination.  By the mid-nineteenth century, the epithet became associated with the city’s adoption of artificial lighting: in the 1840s and 1850s, gas lamps were first...

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The traveling exhibition Science and Motion: The Photographic Studies of Eadweard Muybridge, Harold Edgerton and Berenice Abbott opens at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, CT, on July 16, 2016. This exhibition is provided by Bank of America’s Art in Our Communities program and is organized by Bank of America Corporation, by which all rights are reserved. The show offers an extensive view of the...

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Waterways IV

Heather Gaudio Fine Art

Aug 24, 2016 - Sep 10, 2016 @ 10:30 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Heather Gaudio Fine Art is pleased to announce “Waterways IV,” a group exhibition showcasing themes and interpretations on water, its environment and our interaction with it.  On view will be paintings, drawings, sculpture, prints and photography by Will Clift, Beth Dary, Peter Dayton, Betsy Eby, Karen Gunderson, Alex Katz, Wayne Levin, Jonathan Smith, Alex Weinstein and...

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FARMERS, WARRIORS, BUILDERS-The Hidden Life of ANTS

Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Aug 24, 2016 - Sep 5, 2016 @ 09:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Daily, June 18 –Sept. 5, Monday - Saturday 9 am - 5 pm; Sundays 11 am - 5 pm. Ants are everywhere, living complex and diverse lives that are mostly hidden from our view. Now, with the aid of a macro lens and the insights of ant expert and photographer Mark Moffett, the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) and the Smithsonia's National Museum of Natural History present...

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Vaults of Heaven: Visions of Byzantium

Bellarmine Museum of Art

Aug 24, 2016 - Sep 16, 2016 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every weekday.

The splendor of Byzantine sacred art, preserved in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of Turkey, is the subject of this photography exhibition which features 8 large-scale works by innovative, acclaimed Turkish photographer Ahmet Ertug. The exhibition documents the interiors of three churches-the Karankik Kilise (Dark...

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Tax Free Week at Connecticut Post Mall

CT Post Mall

Aug 24, 2016 - Aug 26, 2016 @ 11:30 AM

Back to School Starts here! Tax Free Week is August 21 - 27. Join us for special activities during one of our favorite weeks of the year. Most individual items of clothing and footwear priced under $100 are exempt from CT sales and use tax. Sunday, Aug. 21  – Backpack Drive with WTNH & Pokemon 11:30am - 2pm level 1 near Target Join us on level 1 in front of Target as we partner with WTNH...

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