Performance Lecture Series: Aesop’s Fables

Wood Memorial Library & Museum Nowashe Village, 787 Main St., South Windsor, CT

Aesop’s Fables is a 45-minute whirlwind adventure through the beloved 2600–year old tales. Bright Star’s professional actors bring to life the stories of The Tortoise and the Hare, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, The Fox and the Grapes, The Lion and the Mouse, and The Monkey and Her Pail. Brimming with audience participation and character education, this production celebrates the moral lessons available in each of these charming tales. This hilarious play is guaranteed to leave audiences of all ages rolling in the […]

Free

Martin Luther King, Jr. Dance of Day

Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts 15 Vernon Street, Hartford, CT

The Connecticut Dance Alliance will host the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Dance. The annual event honors the teachings and legacy of Dr. King as well as the abundant African American contributions to the world of dance. This year celebrate the black dancers from communities around Connecticut with classes in Afro-Caribbean, stilt walking, popping, Horton […]

$35

MLK Weekend Workshops: Slime Time

Stamford Museum & Nature Center 39 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford, CT

Calling all slime fans! One of our most popular classes returns! Create a few of our favorite slime recipes and meet some of our slimiest live creatures too! Children 7 and up may be dropped off for this class or may attend with 1 adult free of charge. Children under 7 must attend with an […]

$12 – $15

MLK Weekend Workshops: Farmer for the Day

Stamford Museum & Nature Center 39 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford, CT

Help our farmers with some daily chores! Create some food for our pigs, help to walk an animal, and provide some enrichment for some of our farm friends. Make your own butter to take home too! Please note that a majority of this program will be held outside.  Limited to 6 participants ages 7 and up. Children under […]

$12 – $15

Martin Luther King Jr. Community Day: Art and Activism

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main St., Hartford, CT

Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through art-making, performances, and tours for all ages. Explore The Amistad Center’s exhibition Changing Lanes: African American Mobility in Connecticut and learn how community activists have pushed for equality. Afterward, make your mark in a collaborative mural activity and discover what can be accomplished when we work together. Presented […]

Free

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Acts of Community Service Family Day

Bruce Museum 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT

Join us for our winter family day hosted on MLK Day! This family day will be focused on acts of community service inspired by the work of MLK himself. Guests and their families will be able to participate in creating enrichment for animals at the Beardsley Zoo, meet trained, and training, guide dogs from FieldCo, […]

Betty White 100 Years Young – A Birthday Celebration

Ridgefield Playhouse 80 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield, CT

Come early – we’ll be serving up “Betty White Russians” at the bar!  Don’t miss an all new celebration and movie event for Betty White’s 100th Birthday!  On her 100th birthday, America’s sweetheart shares inside stories of her amazing life and career including The Golden Girls, hosting SNL, Hot in Cleveland, The Proposal, The Mary […]

$12.50

Under the ‘Wolf‘ Moon Night Hike

Roaring Brook Nature Center 70 Gracy Rd., Canton, CT

Join us for a guided hike under the full moon known by early Native American tribes as the Full Wolf Moon, named for the time of year when hungry wolves howled outside the villages. We won’t hear any wolves, but we may hear owls and other creatures of the night. Dress for the weather and […]

$11 – $36

Talks Around the Farm Table: How We Eat

Westport Online Event Online, Westport, CT

Continuing the conversation from the Westport Library’s “Dinner Disrupted: How We Eat"

$10

Unplugged Night acoustic open mic feat: Gray Hallberg

Strange Brew Pub 86 Water Street, Norwich, CT

Unplugged Night acoustic open mic featuring Gray Hallberg at Strange Brew Pub in Norwich, CT on Tuesday 01.18.22!   21+ FREE admission Music at 7:30pm (acoustic open mic)   ~ January featured act lineup: - 01.04.22= Fleet. - 01.11.22= Kevin Zito. - 01.18.22= Gray Hallberg. - 01.25.22= Kris & Tara Hansen (of Viking Jesus).   […]

Free