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Bruce Museum

Explore Art and Science at the Bruce Museum, located at One Museum Drive in Greenwich, CT. The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm; closed most Mondays and major holidays.
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich , CT , 06830
Phone: 203-869-0376
41° 1' 11.4852" N, 73° 37' 22.5552" W

Discovery Museum and Planetarium

Discovery Museum has interactive exhibits, planetarium shows, Science on a Sphere, and so much more! Discover an “Energy Network” with catapults, solar power, and simple machines. Test physic concepts using pulley chairs, levers, and giant magnets. Create a light spectrum masterpiece on Everbright, a massive Lite Brite-style station, or challenge yourself in the “DARE to Discover” gallery. Fly a mission to the Moon in Discovery Museum’s Challenger Center, a simulated space mission experience which can be scheduled for groups or parties. Have a memorable birthday, with super fun science themes like Starforce Explorers and Peculiar Potions. Book an overnight at the Museum for your Scout or school group! Discovery offers amazing class field trip options, with over 80 different learning labs, live science demonstrations, and planetarium shows. You can also book Travelling Science that comes to your school or library! The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, throughout the school year for regular admission. Pre-booked school groups can schedule a visit on Mondays.
4450 Park Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06604
Phone: 203-372-3521
41° 12' 56.0124" N, 73° 14' 1.3488" W

Connecticut Science Center

With more than 165 hands-on exhibits, a state-of-the-art 3D digital theater, a fully living Butterfly Encounter, four educational labs, plus daily programs and events, there is endless exploration.
250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford , CT , 06103
Phone: 860-520-2167
41° 45' 53.2476" N, 72° 40' 7.7736" W

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens

Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens is located in Stamford, CT. The Arboretum is a living museum adorned with majestic trees, charming gardens, wildlife, walking trails, natural habitats and landscapes. They serve as a recreational and educational resource for visitors. The Arboretum hosts a wide range of innovative classes, certificate programs in Master Gardening and Arboriculture, gardening symposiums, summer concerts, garden tours and its highly acclaimed summer nature camp and STEAM-based children's school-day and after-school programs.
151 Brookdale Road
Stamford , CT , 06903
Phone: 203-322-6971
41° 7' 58.098" N, 73° 33' 11.1528" W

Camp Invention - Fairfield

Unmask your child’s creativity this summer in the all-new Camp Invention® program, Supercharged™, where children transform their wild imaginations into epic creations. Campers in grades K-6 will code robots and use collaboration and creative problem solving during hands-on, STEM activities. Visit www.invent.org/camp or call 800-968-4332 to register. Use promo code INNOVATE25L to save $25 (expires 3/22) or PLAY15LISTING to save $15 (expires 5/10).
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Phone: 800.968.4332
35° 45' 34.4628" N, 79° 1' 9.48" W

Apple Blossom School and Family Center

A Waldorf Early Childhood Education Center housing a variety of parent and Child Classes, Under-3 Program, Nursery, Kindergarten, and Community Workshops.
440 Danbury Rd.
Wilton , CT , 06897
Phone: 203-834-0344
41° 13' 1.3512" N, 73° 25' 39.0324" W

Challenge Camp

The Challenge Camp is celebrating its 38th year of offering summer enrichment learning opportunities for bright and curious children. Challenge Camp is an ACA accredited camp located in Hartsdale, New York.
555 West Hartsdale Avenue
Hartsdale , NY , 10530 41° 1' 56.3916" N, 73° 48' 29.2752" W

Whitby School

Whitby School inspires a passion for learning and empowers each child,18 months through Grade 8, to take responsibility as an open-minded, principled citizen in a global community. Learning continues year round through Whitby's Summer Enrichment and Early Childhood programs, designed for children 18 months through 11 years.
969 Lake Avenue
Greenwich , CT , 06831
Phone: 203-869-8464
41° 6' 50.8608" N, 73° 39' 14.4072" W

LiveGirl- New Canaan, CT

LiveGirl, Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that unites and empowers by bringing together middle school girls from across Fairfield County for a variety of leadership experiences. LiveGirl offers year-round programming that builds self-confidence and fosters deep connections, including a leadership series, weekly mentoring groups, and a summer camp. Camp LiveGirl: ACTIVATE July 15-18 (9 a.m.-Noon) and CAMP July 22-26 (9 a.m.-4 p.m.) at New Canaan HS).
59 Grove Street, Suite 1D
New Canaan , CT , 06840
Phone: (203) 216-9476
41° 8' 37.3668" N, 73° 29' 54.4668" W

Ridgefield Academy

Ridgefield Academy is committed to providing a program that gives students a core foundation in math, language arts, history, science, world language, and public speaking that is complemented by a wide range of additional curricular activities in athletics, the arts, and community service. RA empowers every child to realize his or her unique potential by bringing together academic excellence, inspiring faculty, innovative programming, and a diverse, supportive community.
223 West Mountain Rd
Ridgefield , CT , 06877
Phone: 203-894-1800
41° 17' 48.9048" N, 73° 32' 2.6412" W

Play-Well TEKnologies - Fairfield County

Play-Well TEKnologies teaches Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math concepts by using LEGO® materials. Have a blast learning through play with LEGO®! We offer camps, workshops, after-school enrichment and birthday parties!
364 Sport Hill Road
Easton , CT , 06612
Phone: 203-517-5274
41° 14' 43.368" N, 73° 16' 30.0936" W

Debate Camp

DEBATE CAMP is for kids in grades 5 to 11, with a leveled program for the novice speaker to those with competitive experience. Several locations across North America and Canada each summer.
170 Kingswood Road
West Hartford , CT , 06119
Phone: 888 - 512 - 8154
41° 45' 31.5216" N, 72° 44' 8.2248" W

The Long Ridge School

An independent co-ed day school in Stamford for 2-year-olds through Grade 5. We believe children flourish in a small, caring and academically challenging environment where learning is an active and joyful experience.
478 Erskine Road
Stamford , CT , 06903
Phone: 203-322-7693
41° 8' 25.8" N, 73° 36' 0.7416" W

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

2019 Summer Camps at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
check website for details

Location:

Central Park West at 79th street
New York, NY, 10024
United States

Phone:

212-769-5200

A Night at the Museum Sleepover at AMNH

Dates: 
04/05/2019
04/13/2019
05/03/2019
Time: 
6:00 pm—9:00 am

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

A Week In the Life of A Marine Biologist

Dates: 
08/05/2019
08/06/2019
08/07/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Animal Antics Summer Camp (gr. 1 - 3)

Dates: 
06/24/2019
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Animal Spotlight Summer Camp For Toddlers/Parents

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/08/2019
07/15/2019
Time: 
Mondays, 1:00 pm-2:00 pm; Wednesdays, 1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Aqua Camp (gr. 7 - 10)

Dates: 
07/15/2019
07/16/2019
07/17/2019
Time: 
Monday & Tuesday, 8:30am-4:00pm; Wednesday 8:30am (overnight on 7/17, 8/14) – Thursday 8:30am:

Location:

Robert E. Bell Middle School
50 Senter Street
Chappaqua, NY, 10514
United States

Phone:

914-263-5566

Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival

Dates: 
10/05/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

914-666-8448

Conservation Camp at Westmoreland

Dates: 
08/26/2019
08/27/2019
08/28/2019
Time: 
9 a m- 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

80 High School Lane
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Darien Summer School and Enrichment

Dates: 
06/24/2019
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
Time: 
7:30am-3:30pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Dinosaurs Summer Camp (gr. 1 - 3)

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Eco Explorers Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Ecology Club for Families with Special Needs

Dates: 
04/13/2019
05/18/2019
Time: 
3:30 pm- 4:30 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Endangered Species Summer Camp (gr. 1 - 3)

Dates: 
07/29/2019
07/30/2019
07/31/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Environmental Conservation Camp(gr. 7 - 10)

Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Fairfield Museum and History Center- Summer Camps

Dates: 
06/24/2019
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
Time: 
Check info for particular camp

Organization:

New Haven Museum

Location:

114 Whitney Ave
New Haven, CT, 06510
United States

Phone:

(203) 562-4183

Free First Sunday at the New Haven Museum

Dates: 
04/07/2019
05/05/2019
06/02/2019
Time: 
1 - 4 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

FREE ADMISSION & CRAFT DAYS at Fairfield Museum

Dates: 
04/15/2019
04/19/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Junior Aquarium Careers Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
07/29/2019
07/30/2019
07/31/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

182 Whisconier Road
Brookfield, CT, 06804
United States

Phone:

203-775-6241

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Marine Animals and Their Envorinment Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

203-852-0700, ext. 1201

Maritime Aquarium Summer Camp programs

Dates: 
06/17/2019
06/18/2019
06/19/2019
Time: 
9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Mystic River Adventure Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
06/24/2019
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

914-666-8448

Nature Explorers Camp at Westmoreland

Dates: 
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
07/11/2019
Time: 
9 am - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

500 Old Farms Road
Avon, CT, 06001
United States

Phone:

800-464-2866

Open House at Avon Old Farms School

Dates: 
05/14/2019
Time: 
8:30 am

Location:

Clearpool Campus
33 Clearpool Road
Carmel, NY, 10512
United States

Phone:

845.279.2995 x307

Spring Break Camp at Green Chimneys- Clearpool Campus

Dates: 
04/15/2019
04/16/2019
04/17/2019
Time: 
9:00am - 4:30pm daily

Location:

247 Main Street
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

203-965-7733

Summer Voyager

Dates: 
07/08/2019
Time: 
9AM-4:30PM

Location:

45 Glenville Road
Greenwich, CT, 06831
United States

Phone:

203-622-9240

The Eagle Hill School Open House

Dates: 
04/23/2019
05/21/2019
07/16/2019
Time: 
9 am

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Where Did You Find That Rock? at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
03/25/2019
Time: 
10 am – 1 pm