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One of the toothed birds from Kansas, Ichthyornis dispar, Cretaceous Period (80 million years ago), that was early evidence of the dinosaur-bird link. Photo credit: Robert Lorenz

Discover extraordinary stories From the Ends of the Earth @ P.T. Barnum Museum

The Barnum Museum begins its line-up of Fall programs on Sunday, October 9th at 2 pm with an illustrated talk, From the Ends of the Earth: Yale’s Peabody Museum and 150 Years of Exploration,
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Fabric Stenciling Workshop for Kids @ Wilton Historical Society

Making use of plentiful, beautiful fall leaves, the Wilton Historical Society is offering a stencil workshop for children ages 6 – 12 on Saturday, October 1 from 11:00 – 12:30. Kids will use fabric
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Kings Highway North… explored with Westport Historical Society

Another evocative walk is offered by the Westport Historical Society on  September 24 from 3 pm to 4 pm.   Edward F. Gerber, Past President of the Historical Society, will host a walking tour of the
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Discovery Day @ Norwalk Land Trust 9/24

Master falconer Brian Bradley brings his birds of prey to The Preserve at Farm Creek Sept. 24 for the Norwalk Land Trust’s “Discovery Day,” a free afternoon of fun and entertainment for the family.
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House Tour in Watertown

Once again this fall Watertown is throwing open the doors of private homes at the 11th annual Watertown House Tour on September 24 that is held to benefit the Watertown Historical Society.  The tour
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Yayoi Kusama: Narcissus Garden at the Glass House
New Canaan, Connecticut
May 1 to November 30, 2016

Narcissus Garden at the Glass House

The Glass House located on Elm Street in New Canaan  is pleased to present Yayoi Kusama: Narcissus Garden, a landscape installation that will be on view throughout the 2016 tour season to celebrate

“SENSORY-FRIENDLY MORNING” ON SEPT. 18 @ Maritime Acquarium Norwalk

For some, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is a place with too many stimuli. So on Sun., Sept. 18, the Aquarium is planning a special morning to give guests with sensory-processing differences a fun,
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Greater Danbury Irish Festival Sept. 18-20

Just over twenty Years ago, Gerry Curran, who was the President of the Danbury Division of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, had a dream. Gerry’s dream was that there was a need for and that there