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Author: Janet Serra

Travel Tip Tuesday- What your next cruise could look like

Cruise companies are implementing a series of changes and improvements to ensure the health and safety of their passengers and crews. Cruise experts note that 2021 cruise bookings industry-wide are up

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo Mourns the Loss of Red Panda Meri

 The family at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo is saddened to announce the passing of Meri, a seven-year-old female Red panda, on July 27, 2020. The Zoo’s animal care team found that she had passed away

Virtual Weekend in Norfolk Art, Music, Farm Tours and Cooking Demos and More

​For the past four years, the bucolic village of Norfolk, Connecticut has welcomed visitors to a town-wide festival where all the events are free. Rather than totally canceling the event because of

Beardsley Zoo Announces Photography Contest

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo is proud to announce its second non-juried photography exhibition will be held online this year, an opportunity for the Zoo’s many dedicated amateurs and professional

Chats on the Past with Westport Historical Society

On July 31 from 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. join the Westport Historical Society with a  Live discussion on Zoom with Westport resident Edward Gerber who will discuss his personal connection

Live Events @ Virtual Weekend in Norfolk July 31, August 1, and 2

No holds barred! Virtual fun for all is the watchword in Norfolk, Conn., this coming July 31, August 1, and 2 during the town’s fifth annual three-day, town-wide Weekend in Norfolk Festival that will

Five Great Places to See Coastal Birds

Summer is a great time to dust off those binoculars and stretch your birding legs. You can expect migratory birds to start appearing in April. However, if you head for the shore now, there are many

Charter A Two -Hour Getaway with the Seaport Association of Norwalk

It is a perfect summer day and you’re wondering what to do that is safe, different, and memorable, all at the same time. Have you ever watched a group of people on a large boat sipping wine and

New Cannan’s Nature Utube Channel Great for Summer Fun

The Nature Center in New Cannan has a youtube channel sure to make spending the summer outdoors fun. Just because we’re spending more time at home these days, doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy the great

The Burning of Fairfield Goes Virtual

At this time of the year, the Fairfield Museum commemorates the anniversary of the 1779 Burning of Fairfield during the American Revolution.  In year’s past, we’ve hosted fascinating walking tours,