Dance: Performance and participatory

Flamenco Guitar performance & Group Flamenco dance lesson, Feb. 21, 7-9 p.m., Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford. Cost: $60-$70. Info: 203 977-6546, stamfordmuseum.org. Premier Ballroom Dance Company, Feb. 23, 7-11:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 4070 Park Ave., Bridgeport. Sam Hacke and Katarina Hermanova perform. Cost: $20. Info: 203-374-7308. 60s Dance Party, March 2, 8 … read more

Trying Out: Auditions and calls for art

Call for Photographers, Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Feb. 24, 1:30-4 p.m., Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton. Entry fee: $5-$20. Photography exhibit runs March 2-28, Wilton Library. Info: wiltonarts.org, 203-834-9986. Call for photography, Wilton Arts Council seeks photographers for its 21st annual photography exhibit, Focus ’19. Submissions accepted Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and Feb. 24, 1:30-4 p.m., … read more

On Stage: Opening and upcoming

OPENING The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Feb. 22 and March 1, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 23 and March 2, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 28, 6 p.m., Wooster School Theater, 91 Miry Brook Rd., Danbury. Tickets: $15. Info: woosterschool.org/spellingbee. THIS WEEKEND Laughter Save Lives, Feb. 22, 8 p.m., Treehouse Comedy Club, 1595 Post Rd., Westport. Starring John Larocchia, retired … read more

Kids Stuff: Family fun

SPECIAL EVENTS Maple Sugar Day, Feb. 23, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Greenwich Land Trust, 370 Round Hill Road, Greenwich. Cost: $10; $20 member families; $30 nonmember families. Info: gltrust.org, 203-629-2151. Colonial Cookery and Customs for Kids, Feb. 23, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Kids ages 6-12 learn to make a Colonial Maple Tart. Cost: $10-$15. Info: … read more

Bill of Fairs: Hikes and nature programs

Paint and Sip, Feb. 21, 6:30-9 p.m., Rowayton Arts Center, 145 Rowayton Ave., Rowayton. Tickets $45. Info: rowaytonarts.org/registration. Winter Walk in the Woods, Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Audubon Society Center, 2325 Burr St., Fairfield. Track prints and look for signs of what the animals are doing in the winter. All ages (no strollers). Tickets $5 members, $10 nonmembers. Register online. … read more

On Exhibit: Opening and upcoming

OPENING Make Your Mark, Feb. 14 through July 14, Spaght Gallery, 370 Beach Rd., Fairfield. Kickoff party, Feb. 14, 5-7 p.m. Info: fairfieldhistory.org. ART CENTERS Carriage Barn Art Center, 681 South Ave., New Canaan. Info: carriagebarn.org. Silvermine Arts Center, 1037 Silvermine Rd., New Canaan. Info: silvermineart.org. Fractured: Photographs by Spencer Platt, through March 2, Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave., … read more

On Stage: Opening and upcoming

OPENING The Road to Mecca, Feb. 14-24, Westport Community Theatre, Westport Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Ave., Westport. Tickets $15-$25. Info: westportcommunitytheatre.com. THIS WEEKEND Andy Fiori featuring Jess Fleischer, Feb. 15, 9 p.m., Fairfield Comedy Club, 417 Post Rd., Fairfield. Tickets $25. Info: fairfieldcomedyclub.com. Story Explorers, Feb. 16, 2:30 p.m., Westport Library, 20 Jesup Rd., Westport. Interactive book readings led by … read more

Sound of Music: Concerts and recitals

Bill Frisell Solo, Feb. 15, 7 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets $42. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org.   Almost Queen, Feb. 15, 8 p.m., Wall Street Theater, 71 Wall St., Norwalk. Tickets $15-$39. Info:  wallstreettheater.com. Myriam Hernandez: Live Concert, Feb. 15, 8 p.m., Stamford Palace, 61 Atlantic St., Stamford. Tickets $43-$153. Info: palacestamford.org. The Western Den & Goodnight Blue … read more

Trying Out: Auditions and calls for art

LMMM 2019 Young Writers’ Competition, accepting entries Feb. 15 through June 7. Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum is launching its sixth annual writing competition entitled, A Victorian Era Mystery: “Whodunit” at the Mansion. Info: email education@lockwoodmathewsmansion.com. Call for Photographers, Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Feb. 24, 1:30-4 p.m., Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton. Entry fee: $5-$20. Photography exhibit runs March … read more

Film: Screenings and documentaries

Oscar nominated short films, Feb. 17, 1-9 p.m., The Palace Danbury, 165 Main St., Danbury. Tickets $15. Info: thepalacedanbury.com. My Fair Lady screening, Feb. 17, 5 p.m., Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield. Tickets $12.50. Info: ridgefieldplayhouse.org.   Oscar Shorts: Live Action screening, Feb. 19, 7 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets $15. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org.   … read more

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