Thursday, August 8, 2019
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10:00am [10:00am] Newtown: Music for Little Super Stars with Al deCant
Enjoy a movement program designed to promote social, physical, emotional, and cognitive development in young children. Ages 2-5 with an adult. More info: 203-426-4533

[10:30am] Bridgeport: GSK Science in the Summer
Calling all student scientists! What makes us each unique? What are some of the features we all share? Join the Discovery Museum for the Science of Me, brought to you by GSK and The Franklin Institute. We’ll learn about the systems that power our bodies, how we understand the world around us, and how we are all special even as we are all alike. Once we’ve learned about our body systems, we’ll celebrate the ways that we are all amazingly us! GSK Science in the Summer programs are completely free to participants! Students must be entering grades 2-6 to participate. For more information, call Sarah Tropp-Pacelli at 203-372-3521 x114 or email at tropp@discoverymuseum.org. Programs will also be held at the Discovery Museum throughout the summer on the following dates: June 17, 19, 20, 25 July 16, 18, 25 August 1, 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 19, 22 To register, visit the website and click on the date you would like to attend. GSK Family Day will be held on August 22nd at the Discovery Museum from 5pm-8pm for all student participants and their families.

[10:30am] East Haven: Jester Jim
Enjoy Jester Jim at the Kids' Summer Reading Finale. More info: 203-468-3890

[10:30am] Simsbury: Children's Summer Reading Closing Party
Keith Michael Johnson will present a special Bubbleology performance. He will build beautiful sculptural creations, large and small, and reveal the science behind the magic. All ages with an adult. More info: 860-658-7663

[11:00am] Southport: ScienceTellers - Aliens: Escape from Earth
During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky. Two kids go into the forest and find themselves mixed up with a family of visitors from another planet. This educational alien adventure uses science experiments for special effects. Ages 5 and up. Pre-register: 203-259-0346

[2:00pm] Cheshire: The Zambonis - Hockey Rock
Rock out with the hockey rock band, The Zambonis. Pre-register: 203-272-2245

6:00pm [6:00pm] Durham: Summer Concert Series
Local bands play on the Center Stage. There will be on-site food trucks, games and fun.

[6:00pm] Scotland: Music on the Green
Bring your blankets and picnics and enjoy an evening with friends and family under the stars, weather permitting.

[6:00pm] Windsor: Summer Concerts
Come out for dinner and a show; dine at one of the local Windsor restaurants and a concert on the green. Summer Concerts are a 'stampable' page in your Passport to Summer Fun! May 30: Hip Service (Rock/R&B Party Band) June 6: Kingsborough (Rock n' Roll) June 13: Atta Kid (Funk/Soul) June 20: The Boys of Summer (Eagles Tribute) June 27: Danny Click and the Hell Yeahs! (Indie Country Rock) July 11: The Purple Ones (Insatiable Tribute to Prince) July 18: Coco Montoya Band (Blues Rock) July 25: Caravanserai (Latin Rock/Santana Tribute) August 1: To Be Announced August 8: Wonder Bread 5 (Rock & Dance Hits) August 15: The Bell Brothers (Modern Country) August 22: Orquesta Son de Cana (Latina Salsa) August 29: The Dylan Black Project (Funk/R&B) September 5: Beatles Flashback (Beatles Tribute) Concert night reminders: * Concert rain dates are the following Tuesday. * Bring a food item for Windsor Food & Fuel Bank. * Shop and eat at the local Farmer's Market from 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

[6:30pm] Branford: PJ Stories
Enjoy a sleepy story hour filled with rhymes, movement, and songs. Ages 5 and under with an adult. More info: 203-488-1441, ext 323

[6:30pm] Old Saybrook: Family Night - Animal Embassy
Meet live alien invaders: a Monk Parakeet, a Burmese Python, a Cane Toad, and a Green Iguana. More info: 860-395-3184

[6:30pm] Southport: School of Rock
Rock out on the Great Lawn with School of Rock. The Fairfield music school teaches kids of all ages the power of performing rock music. Bring a picnic and enjoy the performance. More info: 203-259-0346