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May 2018

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA Comes to Foxwoods Resort Casino

May 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Blvd
Mashantucket, CT 06338-3777 United States
Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA Comes to Foxwoods Resort Casino

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is the Tony Award® – winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music and South Pacific that’s delighting audiences with its contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love - the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more—plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s most beloved…

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Stepping Stones Hosts “An Evening with Rebecca Lobo” Fundraiser

May 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Stepping Stones Museum for Children, 303 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06850
Rebecca Lobo

Hoop fans have the rare chance to meet the UConn women's basketball icon while helping to support the museum’s summer learning programs. Proceeds from this memorable evening will fund literacy and language-rich programs such as Camp ELLI for underserved preschoolers. VIP tickets include a pre-event reception with photo ops and autographed mini-basketballs. Event Email Contact: info@steppingstonesmuseum.org Event Phone Number: (203) 899-0606 Everyone will hear her inspiring keynote address and Q&A session featuring anecdotes from her life and career and the…

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How to Pack for Kayak Camping (Free In Store Clinic at L.L. Bean)

May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
L.L.Bean – Danbury Fair Mall, 7 Backus Avenue
Danbury, CT 06810 us
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How to Pack for a Kayak Trip

Planning a kayak camping trip and wondering how you're going to fit all that gear into your kayak's bulkheads? Our experts will help you determine what gear you'll need, demonstrate how to use it and show you the best way to pack it so it all fits. In order for you to confirm your space please visit www.llbean.com/Danbury find the specific time and date of your event, and complete the registration. We look forward to seeing you.

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Trekking in Nepal at Trailblazer New Haven

May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Trailblazer New Haven, 296 Elm Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Join Chris Mejias, manager of Trailblazer, and his friend Ashish Upadhyaya for a talk about trekking in Nepal. They'll provide travel tips for planning a trip, discuss guides and permits, weather, culture, and showcase photos and videos from their treks. Event Email Contact: newhaven@denalioutdoor.com Event Phone Number: (203) 865-6244 Even if you aren't planning your own trip to Nepal, this is a great way to see and learn about a beautiful culture. Sherpa Adventure Gear is providing us with authentic…

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Talcott Mountain Science Center Skygazing Event

May 17 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Talcott Mountain Science Center, 324 Montevideo Road
Avon, CT 06001
Skygazing on Talcott Mountain

Arrive on the Talcott Mountain Science Center campus and catch a glimpse of the 
colorful sky from the top of Talcott Mountain. 
As we wait for the stars to shine, we'll head into the 
Captain Alan M. Bean Planetarium to learn about the night 
sky - including the stories behind the stars and myriad of 
constellations that virtually create pictures in the sky. 
Finally, we'll head outdoors for celestial viewing atop Talcott Mountain.

 With a wide array of telescopes at our disposal,…

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Food Truck Fridays at Clinton Premium Factory Outlets

May 18 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Friday, repeating until November 9, 2018

Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets, 20 Killingworth Turnpike
Clinton, CT 06413 United States
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Enjoy Gourmet Food Trucks, live entertainment, family-friendly activities and shopping at your favorite retailers. at Clinton Premium Factory Outlets. First Friday, April through November* 5PM-9PM Located across from J. Crew Factory Store. Visit the center website at PremiumOutlets.com/outlet/clinton-crossing or CTFoodTrucks.com for more details. *In event of inclement weather, event may pop-up on the following Friday.

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Pauly D hosts One-Year Sugar Factory Foxwoods Anniversary Bash

May 18 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Blvd
Mashantucket, CT 06338-3777 United States
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American television personality and disc jockey DJ Pauly D of MTV’s hit show “Jersey Shore” will host Sugar Factory American Brasserie Foxwoods’ one-year anniversary bash on Friday, May 18th at 9 p.m

DJ Pauly D of MTV’s hit show “Jersey Shore” will host Sugar Factory American Brasserie Foxwoods' one-year anniversary bash on Friday, May 18th at 9 p.m. This event will offer fans the chance to catch him on the turntables as he leads the evening’s blowout event along with fellow “Jersey Shore” castmates. This evening is open to the public and reservations are available. For table reservations, please call (860) 312-7847. The internationally renowned Sugar Factory American Brasserie, with locations in Las Vegas, New York, Orlando,…

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The Royal Wedding Watch at Roger Sherman Inn

May 19 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am
The Roger Sherman Inn, 195 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT 06840

Join the Roger Sherman Inn for a “live viewing” of the Royal Wedding featuring a butler-passed St. Germain Champagne Cocktail upon arrival. The morning also includes a beautiful breakfast buffet, including lemon elderflower scones. It’s Saturday morning, so please feel free to come as you are.  Celebrate with the Royal Wedding at The Roger Sherman Inn in New Canaan, Connecticut. Cost: $40 per person Reservations must be made in advance. To reserve, call the restaurant directly at (203) 966 4541 ​

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East Lyme Touch a Truck Family Event

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
McCook Park Beach, Badger St
Niantic, CT 06357 United States
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East Lyme Touch a Truck

East Lyme Touch a Truck to feature Fire Trucks and Fire Safety On Saturday, May 19, 2018 the East Lyme Auxiliary of Child and Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut and the East Lyme Parks and Recreation Department will co-sponsor our eleventh annual Touch-a-Truck event. This family event will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at McCook Point Park in Niantic, CT. There will be a Horn Free Hour from 9 to 10 a.m. especially for the younger set…

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Talcott Mountain Science Center PrimeTime Saturdays K-3 Events

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 16, 2018

Talcott Mountain Science Center, 324 Montevideo Road
Avon, CT 06001
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Talcott Mountain Science Center Events

Have fun with Robots, Sail the Seven Seas, Discover Brain-Storm & Create, and 3D Print with Talcott Mountain Science Center & Academy's Saturday Programs! Make the most of your weekends with our three-week (K-3) Saturday programs, which provide hands-on discovery, exploration and research with guidance and skill building from Talcott scientists. All courses run from 9am-3pm at Talcott's mountain-top campus in Avon. Courses let students explore new areas of science and technology, integrated with math and language arts, taking on the…

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Adaptive Cycling Fest New Haven

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Coogan Pavilion, Edgewood Park
New Haven, CT 06515

On Saturday May 19, from 9AM -1PM The Outdoor Adventure Program and Gaylord Sports Association will host our annual adaptive cycling clinic at Coogan Pavilion. This event is designed to provide participants the opportunity to work with trained professionals to adapt the sport of cycling and overcome physical impairments. Program is Free for people of all ages with and without a disability, including veterans, healthcare providers, students and anyone interested in learning more about adaptive cycling. For more information and to register please contact…

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The Shoppes at Farmington Valley Full Bloom Women’s Self Care Fair

May 19 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Shoppes at Farmington Valley, 110 Albany Turnpike
Canton, CT 06019

The Shoppes at Farmington Valley in Canton, Connecticut will transform into a health and wellness oasis for local women with the return of Full Bloom: A Women’s Self Care Fair, taking place on Saturday, May 19 from 11 am to 2 pm at The Shoppes at Farmington Valley Guests will be treated to a day of fitness, pampering and shopping along with exciting gifts and exclusive discounts. Full Bloom will transform its outdoor community space, Lowell Court, located between American Eagle and Green Tangerine, with complimentary…

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Two Roads Brewing Gathering at the Bines Beer Festival

May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Two Roads Brewing Company, 1700 Stratford Ave
Stratford, CT 06615 United States
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Two Roads Brewing Gathering at the Bines Beer Festival

Our third annual Gathering at the Bines beer festival is May 19th at Two Roads. $35.00 ticket includes: Entry to one of the sessions Access to Cluster Truck food hub! Custom festival taster glass Unlimited 3oz samples from over 45+ breweries! TWO SESSIONS: 12:00pm – 3:00pm 5:00 – 8:00pm Due to limited amount of tickets - you may attend one session ONLY 21+ event

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Copp’s Island Luau & Seaport Ferry Blessing

May 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Norm Bloom & Son Oyster Farm, 7 Edgewater Place
Norwalk, CT 06855

Grab your Hawaiian shirt and join the Seaport Association on a 4th generation oyster farm for unlimited raw clams & oysters literally fresh off the boat. Walk the dock with a tropical cocktail in hand, listen to the sounds of the ukulele, see the blessing of the Seaport Ferry and enjoy our passed and tabled appetizers of a La Cochina Mojo roasted pork in mini taco's with pineapple salsa, Kings Hawaii beef brisket sliders, gulf shrimp gazpacho shooters, smoked salmon…

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Norwalk Historical Society: Connecticut Schoolhouses Through Time

May 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mill Hill Historic Park, 2 E Wall St
Norwalk, CT 06851 United States
Norwalk Historical Society: Connecticut Schoolhouses Through Time

School Days. School days. Dear old golden rule days! Join the Norwalk Historical Society on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 2:00pm at Mill Hill Historic Park for a trip back in time to those good old fashioned school days where author Melinda K. Elliott will present a lively discussion: “School Days: Connecticut Schoolhouses Through Time”. There was a time when you could walk through Connecticut and find schoolhouses scattered across the landscape every few miles. Schools were literally everywhere: in…

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Branford Clean Up with Denali

May 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Lindberg Marsh, 1 Castle Rock St
Branford, CT 06405

Join Denali and the Branford Land Trust for a Clean Up at Lindberg Marsh on Sunday, May 20th, at 6:30PM. Help us preserve and protect our vulnerable coastal wetlands! Participants are asked to park on Castle Rock Street. Our access point is on Stannard Avenue. We'll bring gloves, pickers, and trash bags to share, and participants are invited to bring their own supplies too. Please dress appropriately, and be ready to get wet.

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Manis & Mimosas Mondays as The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk

May 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, repeating until May 28, 2018

The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk, 501 Evergreen Way, Ste 503
South Windsor, CT 06074 United States
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Manis & Mimosas Mondays as The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk

Visit Anthony Vince' Nail Spa each Monday in May to enjoy a $13.00 manicure and a complimentary Mimosa*. During your visit you will receive an exclusive swag bag with special offers and discounts available throughout the month from The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk stores and restaurants. May 7 • May 14 • May 21 • May 28 Plus, you can pick up a swag bag at the Management Office Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.** Classic Spa Facials are also available at Anthony Vince' Nail Spa for only $50.00 on Mondays…

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New Haven Walking Group Lunch Break Walks

May 21 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 13, 2018

New Haven Green, 49 Green Street
New Haven, CT 06512
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Spend your lunch break walking around the beautiful New Haven Green. The New Haven Walking Group will meet at 12:30 pm on Mondays and Wednesdays at the fountain on the lower green for 45 minutes of stretching and walking. Bring your sneakers! Sessions begin on Monday, April 23 and end Wednesday, June 13. This program is free, pre-registration is recommended, please send an email to maery@newhavenct.gov

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Paradice Classic Cruisers at Litchfield Crossings

May 22 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 25, 2018

Litchfield Crossings, 169 Danbury Road
Milford, CT 06776
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They’re back for a season of fun filled evenings ...Paradice Classic Cruisers returns every Tuesday night beginning on May 1st and running through September to Litchfield Crossings, New Milford’s largest shopping Center, in the parking lots between Panera Bread and Webster Bank, off Rte. 7 and Dodd Rd. Festivities commence at 5pm and continue till dusk.. Vintage car fans are invited to come on down to meet proud auto owners …talk cars, reminisce or swing to the oldies. Paradice Classic…

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Paint Night at Coogan Pavilion

May 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 22, 2018

Coogan Pavilion, Edgewood Park
New Haven, CT 06515

Paint a picture with step-by-step instructions by our art instructor. Classes will be held on Tuesdays at 6:00pm at Coogan Pavilion. Cost: $15 per person at the door. May 1 - Date Night May 8 - Mom & Me May 15 - College Night May 22nd - Family Night Pre registration is recommended, please send an email to maery@newhavenct.gov

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