Bill of Fairs, with Farmers’ Markets

* = Things to do with children. * Pequot Library’s 54th Annual Summer Book Sale, Fri., July 25-Tues., July 29; books double the market price on Fri., 9 a.m.-8 p.m., priced as marked on Sat.-Sun., 9-5:30; half-price, Mon., 9-6; $5/bag day, Tues., 9-2; including more than 300 vintage children’s ...

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On Stage — opening: The Rainmaker

* = Shows for children. OPENING The Sherman Playhouse, 5 Rte. 39 North, Sherman, shermanplayers.org or 860-354-3622: The Rainmaker, July 18-Aug. 10, Fri.-Sat. at 8, and Sun., July 27 and Aug. 10, at 2; tickets $20; “Half-Price Preview Night” Thur., July 17, 8 p.m. THIS WEEKEND Summer Showcase, ...

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Sound of Music

* = Things to do with children. Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, 2014 Summer Music Festival, June 21-Aug. 6; 149 Girdle Ridge Rd., Katonah, N.Y.; 914-232-5035 or caramoor.org: Bel Canto Showcase: Daniel Mobbs, Thur., July 17, 6 p.m.; Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti, Fri., July 18, 8 ...

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Something New — art, history, nature, etc.

* = Activities for children. ART & ARCHITECTURE * The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, open Tues.-Sun., 12-5 (also Presidents’ Day and Good Friday); historic $10/adults and $5/srs.; free adm. for full-time teachers and students in grades K-12, and for active-service military families; ...

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Bill of Fairs — Summerfest, arts festival, book sale and more; farmers’ markets

* = Things to do with children. Ridgefield Summerfest 64, Fri.-Sat., July 18-19; starting at 5:30 p.m. Friday in Ballard Park with Ridgefield a Go Go, live music, dancing, Lawn Blanket Drive-In; Saturday starting at 10, Main St. closed from Bailey Ave. to CVS driveway and Bailey Ave. closed as ...

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On Exhibit — Museums, arts centers, galleries, etc.

* = Exhibits for children. OPENING Leclerc Contemporary, 19 Willard Rd., Norwalk; info., 917-406-7553: PreterNatural Selections: Between the Everyday and the Sublime, July 2-Sept. 7, opening event Thur., July 17, 6-8 p.m., featuring the work of David Boyajian, Mike Childs, Peter Konsterlie, Dan ...

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Trying Out — auditions and other opportunities in the arts

Sherman Playhouse auditions for Horton Foote’s Dividing the Estate, Mon.-Tues., July 21-22, 7-8:30 p.m.; no appointments necessary; The Sherman Playhouse, 5 Rte. 39 North, next to the fire station in Sherman; info., shermanplayers.org. Fairfield County Symphony Society welcomes string players ...

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