NORWALK, Conn. — Here are a few highlights of things to do in Norwalk and Rowayton this week. Check out our Events calendar for more items.
Mostly Mother Goose Story Time: 10 a.m. It is an ongoing, weekly story time designed for 24- to 35-month-old children. The story time consists of mostly Mother Goose rhymes with some classic and modern tales and songs included. Some props are used to help children visualize the rhymes. South Norwalk Branch Library, 10 Washington St., Norwalk.
Tuesday, Aug. 27
"Industrial Evolution" Exhibit: 9 a.m. It features selected art work depicting inspirational urban and technological elements of evolution for the past 150 years, weaving images from an age of emerging invention and development with the modern day. Among the exhibiting artists are Hu Lindsay (Norwalk), Ruth Kalla Ungerer (Ridgefield), Ingrid Conklin (Fairfield) and Steve Pomerantz (Ridgefield). Free. Maritime Garage Gallery, 11 N. Water St., Norwalk. Visit the website for more details.
Bouncy, Bouncy Babies: 10-10:45 a.m. It is an ongoing, weekly story time designed with stories, music and activities to get babies bouncing to books. This is a drop-in-program. Free. South Norwalk Branch Library, 10 Washington St., Norwalk.
Folklore : 4 p.m. It is a unique book club where a variety of folklore, fairy tales and fables will be shared by PowerPoint presentation. Children ages 5-11 learn that some books with the same title have different cultural backgrounds and fractured fairytales, such as “The Three Little Wolves and the Big, Bad Pig,”. Free. South Norwalk Branch Library, 10 Washington St.
Thursday, Aug. 29
Mini Musicians: 11 a.m. The weekly sessions include singing, dancing, musical stories and jamming with musical instruments. For children ages 3-5.They learn basic musical concepts, like rhythm, pitch and tempo, while participating in fun, hands-on games and activities. Free. South Norwalk Branch Library, 10 Washington St., Norwalk.