Local classrooms are invited to build a scarecrow to showcase on Zoo grounds in the month of October. Come see our Scarecrow “Exhibit” on the Greenhouse Lawn, and vote for your favorites at Boo at the Zoo on October 29. To sign up to build or sponsor a scarecrow, visit beardsleyzoo.org. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than […]Find out more »
Learning opportunities are available for zoo guests all week at the Beardsley Zoo. Come visit the Vampire bats! Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adult admission (ages 12 & older) is $15.00; children (ages 3 -11) is $12.00, senior admission (62 and older) is $11.00 and […]Find out more »
Welcome Fall with a seasonal tap takeover full of Oktoberfest and Pumpkin beers! German-inspired Menu & Seasonal Drafts on tap ALL DAY at Plan B in Glastonbury RSVP on Facebook Draft Line-Up Includes: Southern Tier Cold Pressed Coffee Pumpking Back East Octoberfest Cisco Pumple Drumkin Goose Island Goose Fest Bier Sam Adams Oktoberfest Shiner Octoberfest […]Find out more »
See how animals disguise themselves from predators at Halloween and throughout the year! The Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center will be here at the library with live creatures to demonstrate the camouflaging properties of several different species. Space is limited for this free program. RSVP HereFind out more »
Come for the treats, stay for the spooky tales as part of the Town of East Lyme’s “Trick or Trunk” Halloween program! The first floor of the Smith-Harris House will be lit by candlelight, while several slightly-creepy, but not too scary, local and regional folktales are shared. This event is perfect for families with young […]Find out more »
Once again, Saltwater Grille is hosting an evening of good food and friends. Bring your own cigar or purchase a cigar from their selection of cigars. The regular dinner menu will be served and they wil also have a fabulous 20oz – 28 day dry-aged Certified Angus Porterhouse for $55. Just added specials! * Half […]Find out more »
Sean Flynn, a Financial Advisor with Essex Financial and certified college planning specialist, will lead this workshop. With education costs rising year after year, paying for college is a concern for most families. Additionally the financial aid process can be confusing, intimidating, and often frustrating. In this one-hour workshop Mr. Flynn will share which colleges […]Find out more »
If you are looking for “things to do in Connecticut” we have you covered. Are you bored tonight and don't know what to do or where to go? Kids and Family events abound in every town in Connecticut. Interested in a friendly game of cards, a bike ride, or a hiking event? How about a 4K run, a Halloween party, or Christmas event. Connecticut is filled with lots to do. You just need to know where to find something fun to do in Connecticut. Look through our events calendar or type a keyword in the box to find a type of event. Click on the events categories in the menu to find even more fun events and you will never be bored in Connecticut.