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What’s Happening This Weekend:
Sunday, May 21 at 10 AM - 5 PM
Bigger and better than last year! Touch-a-truck, children's amusements, craft show, food trucks, live entertainment and more. The event is free! There is a fee for the children's amusements. The hours are ...Read More
Saturday, May 20 at 12 PM - 4 PM
From engineers to artists, from scientists to coders, women and girls are learning, excelling, and engaging in S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math)!
On Saturday, May 13, Neighborhood Housing Services of New ...Read More
Saturday, May 20 at 11 AM - 4 PM
So much fun in one place!
Watch Seth Haley Transform into a Spring Carnival!
There will be:
Many games with chances to win prizes!
There will also be vendors on hand - from handmade ...Read More
Saturday, May 20 at 10 AM - 2 PM
Join us for a day revolved around appreciating the sounds of music, and expressing yourself through dance. Experience live performances derived from a variety of different genres and get inspired to create ...Read More
Saturday, May 20 at 10 AM - 4 PM
Join Discovery for a #FreeDay of STEM learning fun thanks to volunteerism and support from our friends at Pitney Bowes and the Pitney Bowes Foundation! Come out and enjoy a host of ...Read More
Saturday May 13th, 2017 at 1 PM - 5 PM
The Milford Bank is hosting its 3rd Annual Green Fair in an effort to provide valuable shredding and recycling services to the community, and to promote green living and environmentalism.
FREE ADMISSION ...Read More
Saturday May 13th, 2017 at 12 PM - 5 PM
Mother’s Day Event
Come in with Mom, Grandma or just the kids and get a great photo taken! What mom wouldn't want a photo as a present?
May 14th 12:00pm-5:00pm & May 14th ...Read More
Saturday May 13th, 2017 at 12 PM - 4 PM
Have fun while learning! Bring the kids to climb aboard a number of special vehicles, including local fire trucks, ambulances, construction trucks, and more. Food vendors and activities will be available ...Read More
Saturday May 13th, 2017 at 11 AM - 4 PM
Join us for the 2017 Danbury STEAM Fair & Robotics Expo celebrating a day of…Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math
....at the Danbury Library** & Hackerspace!
More than 30 exhibits by local makers, artists, ...Read More
Saturday, May 13th, 11am – 2pm
$10/dog-additional dog $5
Pack up your pooch and join us for a fun 2K walk and games at the Fairfield Hills Campus
Come and Enjoy: Vendors –- Demonstrations – Contests
Or if you’re interested in being a vendor ...Read More
Saturday May 13th, 2017 at 11 AM - 5 PM
The Hooker Day Parade is a family-oriented extravaganza with giant puppets, costumes, candy, Mardi Gras beads, marching bands, and brass bands. This boisterous, fun-filled procession celebrates the Capital City and the ...Read More