Spring has sprung, at least according to the calendar, if not the weatherman. Nonetheless, get out and immerse yourself in all that is going on in Fairfield this weekend:
The hills are alive with the sound of music, and so will Fairfield Warde High School this weekend with the school Drama Club's production of the classic musical, "The Sound of Music," at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Sunday in the school, 755 Melville Ave. For information, call 203-452-1525.
You can say you knew them before they were famous when you stop by Starbucks Cafe in the Fairfield University Bookstore, 1499 Post Road, at 7 p.m. Friday. Students in the college's MFA in creative writing program will present readings and music. Admission is free. Call 203-254-4000, ext. 2688, for more information or email email@example.com.
"Beautify your home, better your community" this weekend when the Junior League of Eastern Fairfield County presents its annual art show at the Burr Homestead, 739 Old Post Road. Events include a preview party Friday night. Hours for the art show are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with a $7 admission. Tickets for the art show are available at the door or online at www.jlefc.org. Tickets for the preview party are only available online.
Catch a performance of "And Then They Came For Me ... Remembering the World of Anne Frank" at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Fairfield Theatre Co., 70 Sanford St. Tickets for the performance by the Northeast Children's Theatre Co. are $18 for adults and $12 for children. Call 203-259-1036 or visit www.fairfieldtheatre.org
Take in "Art for Everyone -- The Federal Art Project in Connecticut" now on display at the Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Road. The exhibit features the work of 20 Connecticut artists. Weekend hours are noon to 4 p.m. Admission is free for members and $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and children.
If you've read "Wonder," the "One Book, One Town" selection, you'll want to see "Pay It Forward," at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave. The book is about kindness and the movie shows how one small act can change the world. Admission is free. For information, call 203-259-0346 or visit www.pequotlibrary.org