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Greenburgh Nature Center

The Greenburgh Nature Center’s mission is to offer inspiring, hands-on environmental education experiences, to foster an appreciation of nature, and to promote sustainable practices. The Greenburgh Nature Center hosts eco-friendly or “green” birthday parties where you can celebrate your child’s special day and the wonders of nature. We offer many different themed parties that are fun and educational. Your guests can also enjoy exploring our nature preserve, including our Nature’s Discovery Playground and outdoor animal displays, either before or after the party.
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale , NY , 10583
Phone: 914-723-3470
41° 0' 18.738" N, 73° 48' 24.5448" W

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

“Off From School” Adventure Days at Flanders

Dates: 
11/02/2021
11/11/2021
Time: 
8:30 am – 12:30 pm, or 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm or All Day

Location:

Find us 15 Berkshire Road
Sandy Hook, CT, 06482
United States

Phone:

203.270.4335

2021 Holiday Festival- Newtown Youth and Family Services

Dates: 
12/04/2021
12/05/2021
Time: 
See info for details

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

(860) 572-0711

2nd Annual Jack-O-Lantern Walk at the Mystic Seaport

Dates: 
10/26/2021
10/27/2021
10/28/2021
Time: 
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860.572.5331

2ND Annual Public Pumpkin Carving - Mystic Seaport Museum

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
Time: 
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Awakened Heart Design

Dates: 
10/29/2021
11/05/2021
11/12/2021
Time: 
12:00PM-1:15PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Awakened Heart Designs - Adults

Dates: 
10/28/2021
11/04/2021
11/11/2021
Time: 
8:00PM-9:15PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Backyard Biology: Exploring Plants and Animals Around You - Online after-school class

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/30/2021
11/06/2021
Time: 
Classes available at 11:00 AM EDT, 5:00 PM EDT, and 8:00 PM EDT

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Checkers Library TV presents “The Reading Road Trip: Full STEAM Ahead”

Dates: 
10/25/2021
11/01/2021
11/08/2021
Time: 
10:00AM

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Conservation Corps Volunteer Day

Dates: 
11/13/2021
12/11/2021
Time: 
12:00-2:00 PM

Organization:

Landis Arboretum

Location:

174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States

Phone:

5188756935

Dragonflies and Damselflies

Dates: 
07/24/2022
Time: 
1:00PM - 3:00PM

Organization:

Pumpkintown USA

Location:

93 East High Street
East Hampton, CT, 06424
United States

Phone:

(860) 267-0143

Drive through the Pumpkintown Forest!

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
Time: 
Times vary by reservation only Open 10:00AM-5:00PM

Fall 2021 Gardening Lecture Series

Dates: 
10/24/2021
11/07/2021
Time: 
7:00PM EST (Sept 1), 2:00 pm EST (other dates)

Organization:

March Farm

Location:

160 Munger Lane
Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

(203)266-7721

Fall Fun at March Farm

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
Time: 
Check info

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

860.242.7144

Fall into After-School Enrichment Camp

Dates: 
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
10/27/2021
Time: 
3:30PM

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

8602427144

Family Fun Program: Trees on the Farm Event

Dates: 
10/24/2021
11/14/2021
11/28/2021
Time: 
2:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Nature Club – Creatures of the Night

Dates: 
10/23/2021
Time: 
9:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Nature Club – Spiders

Dates: 
11/20/2021
Time: 
9:00AM

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders Haunted Hikes - Unspeakable Tales of Old Woodbury

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/29/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
Family Walk- 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM Scary Walk- 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Floral Design Workshop at Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
12/10/2021
Time: 
7:00-9:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

90 Foster Street
South Windsor, CT, 06074
United States

Phone:

860- 648-9366

Foster Family Farm Fall Activites

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
Time: 
Corn Maze Hours: September: Open Saturdays 10a.m. - 7p.m. Sundays 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. October: Open Sunday - Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturdays 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. No Night Mazes

Organization:

National Park Service

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
11/11/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Free Guided Hike

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/31/2021
11/07/2021
Time: 
2:00-4:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

9146668448

Free Guided Hike at Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/31/2021
11/07/2021
Time: 
2 pm – 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

437 North St.
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

(203) 869-3418

Free Hayrides to the Pumpkin Patch at Sam Bridge Nursery

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
Monday – Saturday 8:30am - 4:45pm HAYRIDES: Fridays: 2pm – 4pm Saturdays: 10am – 4pm

Location:

130 Bible Street P.O. Box 1600
Cos Cob, CT, 06807
United States

Phone:

203-869-9242

Ghouls In The Garden 2021

Dates: 
10/29/2021
Time: 
4:00PM - 7:00PM

Organization:

Boundless Adventures

Location:

735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, 10577
United States

Phone:

914-893-4550

Organization:

Boundless Adventures

Location:

735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY, 10577
United States

Phone:

914-893-4550

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

Call (203)-966-9577 x10 to register today!

Halloween Spooktacular at New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
10/29/2021
Time: 
Choose from 1 of 2 available time slots: Session A: 5:30pm-7:00pm Session B: 7:30pm-9:00pm

Location:

Camp Mattatuck
221 Mount Tobe Rd
Plymouth, CT, 06782
United States

Hollowed Harvest 2021 - Camp Mattatuck

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
Time: 
times vary

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Legends and Hauntings with the Fairfield Museum and History Center

Dates: 
10/29/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
showings at 6, 6:20, 6:40, 7, 7:20, 7:40, 8, and 8:20pm

Organization:

Fairview Tree Farm

Location:

484 Walnut Tree Hill Rd.
Shelton, CT, 06484
United States

Phone:

203-944-9090

Legends of Fear at Fairview Tree Farm

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/28/2021
Time: 
Check website

Location:

Audubon Greenwich
613 Riversville Road
Greenwich, CT, 06831
United States

Phone:

203-981-4704

MagicDance Toddler Fall Classes

Dates: 
10/26/2021
10/27/2021
11/02/2021
Time: 
9:15-11:15am

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Maze by Moonlight at Queen's Farm

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/28/2021
Time: 
5:30pm – 7:30pm; 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Mommy and Me

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
Time: 
9:00am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Monster Mash Dash 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home.

Dates: 
10/22/2022
10/29/2022
10/30/2022
Time: 
All Day

Organization:

Blue Jay Orchards

Location:

125 Plumtrees Rd.
Bethel, CT, 06801
United States

Phone:

(203) 748-0119

Pick your own apples at Blue Jay Orchards

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
Time: 
See Info- always good to call to verify

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Pirate's Treasure Chase 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home

Dates: 
09/10/2022
09/11/2022
09/17/2022
Time: 
All Day

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Pre-K Drop Off Program

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
Time: 
9:00am

Organization:

Blue Jay Orchards

Location:

125 Plumtrees Rd.
Bethel, CT, 06801
United States

Phone:

(203) 748-0119

Pumpkin Patch at Blue Jay Orchards

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
Time: 
Monday- Friday- 11 am - 5 pm Saturday and Sunday 10 am - 5 pm (last bags sold at 4:30 pm)

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Queens Farm Pumpkin Patch

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm

Location:

80 Whitehall Rd PO Box 368
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

860-567-0857

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Running Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home.

Dates: 
05/29/2022
06/01/2022
06/04/2022
Time: 
ALL DAY

Location:

281 Weekeepeemee Road Route 132
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-4550

Space Exploration Corn Maze - The Farm- Woodbury

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Location:

56 Deer Run Road
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

(203)762-7280

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Support Our Girls 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2 for Breast Cancer Awareness

Dates: 
10/01/2022
10/08/2022
10/15/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Taco Sloth 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
10/01/2022
10/02/2022
10/04/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Teen Talk Tuesday: Armchair Botany Teen Edition

Dates: 
11/16/2021
Time: 
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Thanksgiving Weekend Waddle 2021- New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
11/27/2021
Time: 
Check website for details

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

The Amazing Maize Maze at Queen's Farm

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/29/2021
Time: 
Fri: 12pm–4:30pm; Sat & Sun: 11am–4:30pm; Mon, Oct 11th: 11am–4:30pm

Location:

281 Weekeepeemee Road Route 132
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-4550

The Great Pumpkin Patch & Hayride

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Location:

17 River Street
East Haven , CT, 06512
United States

Phone:

(203) 467-6927

The Pumpkin Patch at The Shore Line Trolley Museum

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
11am - 4pm

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

The Secret Lives of Owls

Dates: 
11/07/2021
Time: 
2pm

Location:

242 East Main Street
Thomaston, CT, 06787
United States

Phone:

860-283-RAIL (7245)

Train Ride To the Pumpkin Patch at the Railroad Museum of New England in Thomaston

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
Times Vary

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Unicorns and Narwhals Unite 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2

Dates: 
04/02/2022
04/03/2022
04/09/2022
Time: 
All Day

Location:

39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

2039776521

Vacation Drop-off Days - SM &NC (Ages 5-9)

Dates: 
11/11/2021
12/16/2021
12/17/2021
Time: 
9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Organization:

Wells Hollow Creamery

Location:

656 Bridgeport Avenue
Shelton, CT, 06484
United States

Phone:

203.926.0101

Wells Hollow Creamery's Corn Maze

Dates: 
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
10/29/2021
Time: 
See info

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Wild Discoveries with the Town of Bedford

Dates: 
10/26/2021
Time: 
1:30-2:15 PM

Organization:

Richmond Nature Park

Location:

11851 Westminster Highway
Richmond, BC, V6X 1B4
Canada

Phone:

604-238-6188

Wildlife in Your Classroom - Virtual Programs Register Today!

Dates: 
10/26/2021
10/28/2021
11/02/2021
Time: 
Tue: 9:00 – 9:45 am; 10:15 – 11:00 am; 1:15 – 2:00 pm Thu: 9:15 – 10:00 am; 10:30 – 11:15 am; 11:45 – 12:30 pm; 1:30 – 2:15 pm

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Winter Wonderland 2021- New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
12/11/2021
Time: 
9 am - 4 pm

Location:

56 Deer Run Road
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

203-762-7280

Woodcock Nature Center - Wreath Festival Family Day

Dates: 
12/11/2021
Time: 
Times must be reserved Five time slots are available: 10 am – 11 am 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 1 pm – 2 pm 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm 4 pm – 5 pm