Hands-on | Kids Out and About Fairfield County, CT

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

Chelsea Piers Connecticut

Chelsea Piers Connecticut offers the best and most comprehensive sports programs in Fairfield County. Athletes of all ages and abilities will find 465,000 square feet of unparalleled sports facilities and a vast array of sports classes, camps, leagues and programs.
One Blachley Road
Stamford , CT , 06902
Phone: 203.989.1100
41° 3' 5.8716" N, 73° 30' 57.708" W

Organization:

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: 
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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: 
01/25/2019
02/23/2019
03/16/2019
Time: 
6:00 pm—9:00 am

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Animals that Lay Eggs at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
03/30/2019
Time: 
1:00 p.m.

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Bear Grylls Survival Academy Teen Summer Programs

Dates: 
06/30/2019
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
Time: 
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Organization:

Location:

211 Main St.
Wethersfield, CT, 06109
United States

Phone:

203-432-3427

Celebrate the Year of the Pig at Lunarfest 2019

Dates: 
02/16/2019
Time: 
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location:

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

Phone:

845.279.2995

Clearpool Summer Camp Open House

Dates: 
03/03/2019
04/07/2019
Time: 
10:00am - 11:30am

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Common Ground High School Open House

Dates: 
01/26/2019
02/06/2019
02/23/2019
Time: 
varies- check website

Location:

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

Phone:

9146668448

Conservation Camp at Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
04/22/2019
04/23/2019
04/24/2019
Time: 
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Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Frost Valley YMCA Day Camp

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
07/03/2019
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9147233470

Greenburgh Nature Center Winter Discovery Camp (K-1)

Dates: 
02/18/2019
02/19/2019
02/20/2019
Time: 
9:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 967-5150

Healthy Yard, Healthy Pets At Pet Pantry Warehouse

Dates: 
10/16/2019
Time: 
5:30 – 7:00 p.m

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Hike & Seek Evening for 5th and 6th Graders at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
05/03/2019
Time: 
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.

Location:

Brewster Campus- Green Chimneys
Brewster Campus 400 Doansburg Road
Brewster, NY, 10509
United States

Phone:

845.279.2995

Hillside Summer Camp Open House

Dates: 
03/03/2019
04/07/2019
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Organization:

Location:

56 Lexington Street
New Britain, CT, 06052
United States

Phone:

860.229.0257

Homeschool Day at the New Britain Museum of American Art

Dates: 
02/15/2019
03/15/2019
04/19/2019
Time: 
11:30 am - 1 pm

Location:

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

(203) 852-0700

LEGO® Weekend at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk

Dates: 
01/26/2019
01/27/2019
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

845.279.2995

Maple Sugaring & Pancake Breakfast

Dates: 
03/10/2019
Time: 
9:00am - 1:00pm

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Maple Sugaring at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
02/16/2019
02/23/2019
Time: 
1:00 p.m.

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Maple Sugaring Class at Common Ground

Dates: 
03/08/2019
Time: 
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Mommy & Me at The Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
01/28/2019
02/04/2019
02/11/2019
Time: 
9:15 am

Organization:

Location:

56 Lexington Street
New Britain, CT, 06052
United States

Phone:

860.229.0257

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Naturalist in Your Neighborhood at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
04/26/2019
Time: 
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Old-Fashioned Winter’s Afternoon at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
02/02/2019
Time: 
12:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Pizza with Penguins at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
01/26/2019
Time: 
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 967-5150

Pond Exploration at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
04/27/2019
Time: 
1:00 p.m.

Location:

2770 Summer Street
Stamford, CT, 06905
United States

Phone:

203-602-8821

Preschooler's Cubs Martial Arts Classes for 3 and 4 yr olds

Dates: 
01/24/2019
01/26/2019
01/31/2019
Time: 
Thursday's @ 4:00 pm Saturdays @ 9:00 am

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 967-5150

Shelter Building at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
05/11/2019
Time: 
1:00 p.m.

Location:

67 Main Street Suite 101
Brewster, NY, 10509
United States

Phone:

845.444.ARTS

SPRING BREAK "MINI" 3-DAY THEATRE CAMP at Spotlight Arts

Dates: 
04/16/2019
04/17/2019
04/18/2019
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM daily

Organization:

Location:

56 Gnarled Hollow Rd,
East Setauket, NY, 11733
United States

Phone:

631-689-8172

Spring Break Camp at Benner's Farm

Dates: 
04/22/2019
04/23/2019
04/24/2019
Time: 
9AM- 1PM

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Spring Break Day Camp- Frost Valley

Dates: 
04/15/2019
04/16/2019
04/17/2019
Time: 
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Organization:

Okemo Mountain Resort

Location:

77 Okemo Ridge Road
Ludlow, VT, 05149
United States

Phone:

(802) 228-1600

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

SUMMER DAY CAMP OPEN HOUSES- Frost Valley YMCA

Dates: 
04/28/2019
05/19/2019
06/09/2019
Time: 
10 am - 1 pm

Location:

20 Mopus Bridge Road
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-438-7749

Summer Horsemanship Camp at Stepping Stone Farm- CT

Dates: 
06/17/2019
06/18/2019
06/19/2019
Time: 
9 am - 1 pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

SUMMER SLEEPAWAY CAMP OPEN HOUSES

Dates: 
02/10/2019
03/03/2019
04/07/2019
Time: 
11:30 am -3 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

9146668448

Summer Survival Camp At Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
07/25/2019
Time: 
9am-3pm

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

The Science of Snowflakes at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
01/26/2019
Time: 
1:00 p.m.

Organization:

Okemo Mountain Resort

Location:

77 Okemo Ridge Road
Ludlow, VT, 05149
United States

Phone:

(802) 228-1600

Valentine's Day at Okemo Mountain Resort

Dates: 
02/14/2019
Time: 
9 am - 3 pm

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

Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Who Turned Out the Lights? at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
03/15/2019
Time: 
10 am – 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

56 Gnarled Hollow Rd,
East Setauket, NY, 11733
United States

Phone:

631-689-8172

Winter Break Camp at Benner's Farm

Dates: 
02/18/2019
02/19/2019
Time: 
10AM- 2PM