A Seed Saving workshop will be held on Nov. 2 at 10 a.m. at the Louise Mueller Preserve, 370 Round Hill Road, Greenwich. Steve Conaway, Ph.D., will talk about the diverse species of native plants in the Greenwich Land Trust Pollinator Garden and the different ways to harvest and propagate their seeds. Tickets are $10 for members and $20 for non-members. To register, go to gltrust.org/event/seedsaving-workshop.
The production of Core Values opens on Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. at Square One Theater Company, 719 Birdseye Street, Stratford. It is about the owner of a small, struggling travel agency who finds the world around him is changing at a dizzying pace. The show will run through Nov. 19. Tickets are $20 and available by calling 203-375-8778 or visit squareonetheater.com.
Saxophonist Kenny G will be performing on Nov. 2 at 8 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield. Tickets are $110 and available by calling 203-438-5795.
Shapeshifting in New Canaan
The Sorelle Gallery will be opening its new exhibit, SHAPESHIFT, on Nov. 3 at 84 Main Street, New Canaan. The exhibit will feature works by Ryn Del Mar and Rob Lorenson until Nov. 27. For more information, visit sorellegallery.com.
Nature in Abstract
The Nature in Abstract exhibit will open on Nov. 3 at X.POS.ZUR Gallery, 263 Riverside Avenue, Westport. The exhibits features paintings by Sholeh Janati through Dec. 3. For more information, visit xpozur.gallery.
The American Artisan Show will be held on Nov. 3 at 6 p.m. at the Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road, Wilton. Tickets are $10. For more information, visit wiltonhistorical.org.
Violinist Igor Pikayzen will perform on Nov. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Avenue, Westport. Tickets are $40-60 and available by calling 203-222-7070.
Concert in Redding
Scott Wolfson and Other Heroes will perform on Nov. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at Lyrics Coffeehouse, Redding Community Center, 37 Lonetown Road, Redding. Tickets are $10 advance and $12 at the door. For more information, call 203-938-2551 or visit townofreddingct.org.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will be performed on Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. and Nov. 4 at 2 and 8 p.m. at the Shubert Theater, 247 College Street, New Haven. Tickets are $12.50-$27.50 and available by calling 203-562-5666.
Best Darn Jazz Club in Danbury will be performed on Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. at Colonial Corner, 181 White Street, Danbury. The suggested donation is $5. For more information, call 203-837-9700.
Sylvia in Darien
Sylvia opens on Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. at the Darien Arts Center Weatherstone Studio, 2 Renshaw Road, Darien. Greg, a middle-aged husband, brings home a dog he found in the park named Sylvia which leads to a series of marital complications.The show runs through Nov. 11. Tickets are $25 and available at darienarts.org.
Bridges of Madison County
The Bridges of Madison County opens on Nov. 3 at the Music Theater of Connecticut, 509 Westport Avenue, Norwalk. It is based on the best-selling novel, a forbidden love affair between a photographer and a housewife changes them forever. The show will run through Nov. 19. Tickets are $35-$55 and available at musictheatreofct.com.
Bobby Collins in Stamford
Bobby Collins will perform on Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. at the Palace Theater, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford. Collins weaves his uproarious storytelling with effortless flair and charisma as he successfully dismantles any and all socioeconomic, race and age divides. Tickets are $29-$39 and available by calling 203-325-4466.
Comedy Night for the Beardsley Zoo
Comedy Night for Beardsley Zoo will be held on Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. at the Warehouse at Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford Street, Fairfield. The evening will feature three comedians, a wine and beer open bar, live and silent auctions and more. All proceeds will benefit Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo’s conservation, education, recreation and research programs. Tickets are $95 and available at beardsleyzoo.org/comedy-night.
Arts of the Angler
The Arts of the Angler show will be on Nov. 4 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Ethan Allen Hotel, 25 Lake Avenue, Danbury. Tickets are $12 per day or $20 for the weekend and children are free. For more information, call 845-439-4810 or go to www.cffcm.com.
A Gem, Mineral, Jewelry & Fossil Show and Festival will be on Nov. 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Road, Old Greenwich. It will include gifts, jewelry , crystals, minerals, gemstones and fossils; plus door prizes, a mini-mine for children and more. Admission is $6 and children under 12 are free. For more information, visit StamfordMineralSociety.org.
The Boy Scout Badge Bonanza will be on Nov. 4 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Connecticut Audubon Society, 2325 Burr Street, Fairfield. Tickets are $10 per badge. Registration is online at ctaudubon.org/center-at-fairfield.
Hungarian food festival
The Fall Harvest Hungarian Pastry and Sausage Sale will be on Nov. 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Calvin Reformed Church of Norwalk, 19 Lexington Avenue, Norwalk.
The Quince Festival will be on Nov. 4 and Nov. 5 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the White Silo Farm & Winery, 32 Route 37, Sherman. For more information, visit whitesilowinery.com.
*Earth Day, Every Day
Eversource is hosting the family friendly performance Earth Day, Every Day on Nov. 4 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. at 122 Universal Drive North, North Haven. The show is free. For more information, call 203-799-0460.
Art of Mourning
The Art of Mourning: 19th Century Postmortem & Memorial Photography exhibit will be held on Nov. 4 at 2 p.m. at the Norwalk Historical Society Museum, 141 East Avenue, Norwalk. Tickets are $5. For more information, call 203-846-0525.
The Harvest Brew Fest will be on Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. at the Discovery Museum, 4450 Park Ave., Bridgeport. It will include craft beer tasting from local breweries. Tickets are $35-$65 and available at discoverymuseum.org.
The Four Seasons Ball Crystal Gala will be on Nov. 4 at the Rolling Hills Country Club, 333 Hurlbutt Street, Wilton. The Kennedy Center Four Seasons Ball will recognize the retirement of President and CEO Martin D. Schwartz. For more information, visit thekennedycenterinc.org.
Whistleville-South Norwalk 1907 will be performed on Nov. 4 at 7 p.m., and Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. at the Crystal Theater, 66 Bayview Avenue, Norwalk. The play is about the history of Norwalk. Tickets are $10-$15 and available at crystaltheatre.org.
Las Vegas impersonators the Edwards Twins will perform on Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. at Masuk High School, 1014 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe. Tickets are $30 in advance and 40 at door. For more information, call 203-459-0089.
A CT Rocks benefit concert will be held on Nov. 4 at 7:45 p.m. at Stage One, Fairfield Theater Company, 70 Sanford Street, Fairfield. The proceeds will be used for music education. Tickets are $42 and available at fairfieldtheater.org.
The Norwalk Symphony will perform on Nov. 4 at 8 p.m. at Norwalk Concert Hall, 125 East Avenue, Norwalk. Tickets are $10-$50 and available at norwalksymphony.org.
Singer and actress Vanessa Williams will perform on Nov. 4 at 8 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield. Tickets are $75-$125 and available by calling 203-438-5795.
The Stamford Symphony will perform on Nov. 4 at 8 p.m. and Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. at the Stamford Palace Theater, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford. Tickets are $25 and available at stamfordsymphony.org.
Bria Skonberg will perform on Nov. 4 at 8 p.m. at Caramoor, 149 Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah, N.Y. Tickets are $35-$75 and available at caramoor.org.
Tori Scott will perform an evening of music and comedy on Nov. 4 at 8 p.m. at the Milford Center for the Arts, 40 Railroad Ave., Milford. Tickets are $30 and available at milfordarts.org.
Drag queens Delighted Tobehere and Vodka Stinger will conduct a stroll down memory lane in their Life is a Cabaret performance on Nov. 4 at 10 p.m. at the First Congregational Church Auditorium, 108 Sound Beach Avenue, Greenwich. Tickets are $25-$45 and available at fccog.org.
Jazz combos in Danbury
WCSU Jazz Combos will perform on Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. at the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center, 43 Lake Ave., Danbury. Tickets are $6 and available by calling 203-837-8732.
The Verona Quartet will perform on Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. at Caramoor, 149 Girdle Ridge Road., Katonah, N.Y. Tickets are $15-$35 and available at caramoor.org.
From RACH to POP will be performed on Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. at the Fairfield Grace Methodist Church, 1089 Fairfield Woods Rd., Fairfield. The concert is free, however donations accepted for the scholarship fund. For more information, call 203-261-9160.
The Sanctuary Series opening concert will feature German pianist Ulrich Murtfeld on Nov. 5 at 4 p.m. at the South Salem Presbyterian Church, 111 Spring Street, South Salem, N.Y. Tickets are $35-$50 and available by calling 914-763-5402.
Connecticut’s Own Concert: The Madera Winds will be performed on Nov. 5 at 4 p.m. at the Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Road, Wilton. To register, visit wiltonlibrary.org.
Balint Karosi will perform on Nov. 5 at 4:15 p.m. at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 954 Lake Avenue, Greenwich. Tickets are $30 and available at stbarnabasgreenwich.org.
Tuesdays With Morrie
Tuesdays With Morrie will be performed on Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield. Tickets are $55 and available by calling 203-438-5795.