Whether you're in search of something fun to do with the kids or you have a babysitter and are planning a night out, look no further because Patch editors have picked a variety of events taking place today and tomorrow to help you make the most of your weekend. Click on the headline of each for more information.
Free Beardsley Zoo Admission
Where: The Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport
When: Dec. 26-28
Description: For more information, go here or call (203) 394-6565
Children's Book Drive
Where: Louis Astorino Ice Arena, 595 Mix Ave, Hamden
When: December 29-31
Description: The Read to Score Project, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing children in need with access to free books, will host its second annual McKeon Holiday Hockey Tournament Book Drive in partnership with the Hamden Youth Hockey Association. Between December 26th and December 31st, people can donate new or gently used books to The Read to Score Project at the Louis Astorino Ice Arena, Hamden. All books collected will be donated to the students of Fair Haven School (K-8), New Haven.
CORE Fitness of Stamford Classes
Where: The Center for Fitness and Chiropractic Care, 72 Camp Ave, Stamford, CT
When: Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, 7 a.m.
Cost: $1 - $20
Description: It's the beginning of a new year, that means you've just stuffed yourself over the holidays and are now in the Resolution stage. These inexpensive classes can probably help.
Open Muay Thai Kickboxing Class
When: Monday, December 31, 6-8 p.m.
Description: Another New Year's Resolution option - start kicking a little butt! Join Coach Eddie, a professional Muay Thai fighter, for class and training at his new school in Norwalk.
Fairfield: The Felice Brothers
Where: Fairfield Theatre Company
When: Saturday, Dec. 29, 7 p.m.
Description: The Felice Brothers and their band mates Greg Farley, Christmas Clapton and David Turbeville come to us from the Catskill Mountains, where a homegrown sound has been working its way through the bloodlines for generations.
Where: Seymour Law Firm, 215 Coram Ave, Shelton
When: Sunday, Dec. 30, 8 a.m.
Description: Learn how to sell through asking the right questions and how to deal with objections. Seymour Law Firm is a Shelton firm specializing in the representation of home owners and businesses in cases related to real estate and mortgages.