may, 2018

24may6:00 pm"Backyard Wilderness" Screening & DiscussionThe Maritime Aquarium

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Enjoy a special evening screening of the IMAX movie “Backyard Wilderness” and then learn from the filmmakers themselves how they got such amazing scenes of salamanders, raccoons, deer, mice, ducks and other creatures. And, attention Maritime Aquarium members:  you get first dibs at tickets!

Everyone who sees “Backyard Wilderness” comes out of the theater asking, “How did they get those incredible shots?!”  On May 24, after the special screening at 6 p.m., local filmmakers Andy Young and Susan Todd will reveal their secrets in a fun and fascinating behind-the-scenes “making of” presentation.



(Thursday) 6:00 pm


The Maritime Aquarium

10 N. Water Street, Norwalk, CT

The Maritime Aquarium10 N. Water Street, Norwalk, CTThe only Aquarium focused on Long Island Sound presents sharks, seals, river otters, sea turtles, jellies and more than 100 other species from Long Island Sound and its watershed, as well as three touch tanks, a “Go Fish!” exhibit focusing on the cultural aspects of fishing on the Sound, a not-behind- the-scenes Marine Lab, popular “Meerkats” and “Dragons” exhibits, and an Ocean Playspace for toddlers. Harbor seal feedings at 11:45 a.m. and 1:45 & 3:45 p.m. daily. Plus, Connecticut’s largest IMAX ® movie theater and study cruises onto Long Island Sound.

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