NORWALK, Conn. – Events in Norwalk this week include the opening of the 2012 Norwalk Boat Show, with lots of activities for families. For a full listing of events, check out our Events page.
Monday, Sept. 17
Basic Excel Workshop: 10 a.m. ConnecticutWorks Career Coach will hold a basic Excel workshop, followed by general assistance in job searching, including resume writing and online job applications. Norwalk Public Library, 1 Belden Ave.
Fair Housing Advisory Commission: 3 p.m. The Fair Housing Advisory Commission will meet. Room 101, Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Ave.
Norwalk Traffic Authority: 4 p.m. The Norwalk Traffic Authority will meet. Norwalk Police Department, 1 Monroe St.
Police Commission: 4:15 p.m. The Norwalk Police Commission will meet. Norwalk Police Department, 1 Monroe St.
Water Pollution Control Authority: 5:30 p.m. The Water Pollution Control Authority will meet. Room 231, Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Ave.
Tuesday, Sept. 18
Board of Health: 8 a.m. The Board of Health will meet. Norwalk Health Department, 137 East Ave.
Board of Fire Commissioners: 5 p.m. The Board of Fire Commissioners will meet. Click here to see the agenda. Lockwood House, 141 East Ave.
Ordinance Committee: 7 p.m. The Ordinance Committee of the Common Council will meet. Room 231, Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Ave.
Ladies Night: 7:30 p.m. There will be a fashion show by Connie B's, featuring jewelry, purses and accessories for sale. There will also be appetizers. Entry is $10. East Side Cafe, 232 East Ave.
Harbor Management Application Review Committee: 7:30 p.m. The Harbor Management Application Review Committee will meet. Planning and Zoning Conference Room 220, Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Ave.
Board of Education: 7:45 p.m. The Board of Education will meet. Common Council Chambers, Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Ave.
Wednesday, Sept. 19
Health Department Farmers Market: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pick up fresh fruit, vegetables and other items from local farmers and vendors. Norwalk Health Department parking lot, 137 East Ave.
Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs Committee: 7 p.m. The Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Common Council will meet. Room 231, Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Ave.
Zoning Commission: 7:30 p.m. The Zoning Commission will meet. Click here to see the agenda. Common Council Chambers, Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Ave.
Thursday, Sept. 20
Norwalk Transit District: 9 a.m. The Norwalk Transit District Commissioners will meet. Norwalk Transit District, 275 Wilson Ave.
2012 Norwalk Boat Show: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The four-day Norwalk Boat Show kicks off, featuring alligator catching, scuba, Flyboard, paddlesports and more. Click here to see the activities. Admission is $15 for adults and free for children under 15. Norwalk Cove Marina, 48 Calf Pasture Beach Road.
Brown Bag Book Group: Noon. Bring your lunch and join this discussion of "Time and Again" by Jack Finney. South Norwalk Library Branch, 10 Washington St.
SoNo Concert Series: 5 p.m. Ronnie Penque will be performing at this free outdoor concert. SoNo Park, 50 Washington St.
Human Relations Commission: 6:30 p.m. The Human Relations Commission will meet. Room 231, Norwalk City Hall, 125 East Ave.
Friday, Sept. 21
Courage to Speak Foundation Open House: 8:45 a.m. The Courage to Speak Foundation will dedicate its new Family Resource Center, which will provide information on substance abuse and prevention to educate parents, teachers and children. Suite M, Second Floor, 71 East Ave.
Norwalk Boat Show: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Norwalk Boat Show continues with activities like a gator show, paddleboats, scuba, seminars and more. Click here to see all the activities. Admission is $15 for adults and free for children under 15. Norwalk Cove Marina, 48 Calf Pasture Beach Road.
Rowayton Farmers Market: Noon to 5 p.m. Pick up fresh fruit, vegetables and other items from local farmers and vendors. Pinkney Park, 1 Rowayton Ave.
Family Fun Night Pajama Party: 6 to 8:30 p.m. This night out for families includes story time, craft activities, complimentary snacks and a musical parade with the star of Jannell Cannon’s book, "Stellaluna." Tickets are $12 per person, and $10 for museum members. Stepping Stones Museum for Children, 303 West Ave.
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