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

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

Location:

303 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06850
United States

Phone:

(203) 899 0606

Accessibility Day at Stepping Stones

Dates: 
12/16/2018
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-7459

Adventures in Science! Early Dismissal Program

Dates: 
12/04/2018
Time: 
2 - 4 PM

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-7459

Animal Caretakers & Encounters Clubs

Dates: 
11/20/2018
11/26/2018
11/27/2018
Time: 
4-00-5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

274 Middlesex Rd
Darien, Connecticut , CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-9050

ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY WITH SANTA

Dates: 
12/14/2018
Time: 
Call for info

Organization:

Location:

56 Lexington Street
New Britain, CT, 06052
United States

Phone:

860.229.0257

Art Explorers at the New Britain Museum of American Art

Dates: 
11/24/2018
12/01/2018
12/08/2018
Time: 
10:30 - 12 p.m.

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-7459

Babes in the Woods (Caregiver & Child Nature Class)

Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/26/2018
12/07/2018
Time: 
9:30-10:15 or 10:45-11:30 AM

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Location:

John Jay High School - Lewisboro, NY
60 N Salem Rd
Cross River, NY, 10518
United States

Phone:

914- 232-6162

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA - Lewisboro

Dates: 
12/08/2018
Time: 
9 am - 11 am

Location:

11 Olympic Lane
Ardsley, NY, 10502
United States

Phone:

914-693-8985, x116

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA in Greenburgh

Dates: 
12/08/2018
Time: 
9 am-1 pm

Organization:

Location:

39 Fitzgerald Street
Yonkers, NY, 10710
United States

Phone:

866-243-0770

Bricktacular at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester

Dates: 
12/01/2018
12/02/2018
12/08/2018
Time: 
10am - 5pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

203-259-1598

Build a Train Workshop at Fairfield Museum

Dates: 
12/26/2018
12/27/2018
12/28/2018
Time: 
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

203-259-1598

Candy House Workshop at Fairfield Museum

Dates: 
12/15/2018
Time: 
10am – 11:30am OR 12 – 1:30pm

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:

New Pond Farm, Redding, CT
101 Marchant Road
West Redding, CT, 06896
United States

Phone:

203-438-1063

Location:

625 Williams Street
New London, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

860-443-2545

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Festival of Lights at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
12/07/2018
Time: 
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

100 Playland Parkway
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 421-5050

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders Wednesday Wildlife – After School Fun! at Flanders

Dates: 
11/21/2018
11/28/2018
Time: 
Arrive between 2:45 and 3 PM | Classes end at 5:30 PM (Extended care available until 6 PM)

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

Greenburgh Nature Center Teaching Trails: Weekend Walks for All Ages

Dates: 
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
12/01/2018
Time: 
11:30am-12:15pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9147233470

Greenburgh Nature Center Winter Discovery Camp (K-3)

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

Organization:

Location:

225 State Route 37
New Fairfield, CT, 06812
United States

Phone:

203-546-7789

Handmade for the Holidays

Dates: 
12/15/2018
Time: 
1-4p

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:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577 x1020

Holiday Break Programs at NCNC

Dates: 
12/17/2018
12/18/2018
12/19/2018
Time: 
9:00am – 12:00pm Optional Lunch Bunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

203-259-1598

Holiday Crafts & Cookies at Fairfield Museum

Dates: 
12/07/2018
12/14/2018
12/21/2018
Time: 
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

203-259-1598

Holiday Program: Fezziwig’s Party at Fairfield Museum

Dates: 
12/08/2018
12/09/2018
Time: 
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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: 
12/21/2018
01/18/2019
02/15/2019
Time: 
11:30 am - 1 pm

Organization:

Location:

40 Radio Circle Drive
Mt Kisco, CT, 10549
United States

Phone:

9142324843

Kids Art & Pizza Night at Katonah Art Center

Dates: 
12/08/2018
Time: 
6:30 PM - 9:30 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:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Munchkin Morning with Santa at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
12/07/2018
Time: 
8:30 am - 10:00 am

Organization:

Location:

56 Lexington Street
New Britain, CT, 06052
United States

Phone:

860.229.0257

Museum and Me Too Toddler Time at the New Britain Museum of American Art

Dates: 
01/11/2019
02/08/2019
Time: 
10 - 10:45 am

Location:

1 Pleasant Street
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

November Workshops

Dates: 
11/21/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
Time: 
beginning at: 10:30 am

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Pizza with Penguins and Santa at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
12/22/2018
Time: 
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

11 Main Street
South Salem, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-232-6162

SANTA CLAUS LETTERS - Lewisboro

Dates: 
12/01/2018
12/02/2018
12/03/2018
Time: 
Due Dec 14th

Organization:

Katonah Museum of Art

Location:

134 Jay Street at Route 22
Katonah, NY, 10536
United States

Phone:

(914) 232-955

School’s Out/Art’s In at Katonah Museum of Art

Dates: 
11/23/2018
12/26/2018
12/27/2018
Time: 
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location:

625 Williams Street
New London, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

860-443-2545

Science Saturday at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum!

Dates: 
12/15/2018
01/19/2019
Time: 
11 am - 1 pm

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-7459

Snowbirds Holiday Camp

Dates: 
12/17/2018
12/18/2018
12/19/2018
Time: 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM or 1:30 PM

Location:

39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

2039776538

Sunday Explorers at SM&NC

Dates: 
11/25/2018
12/02/2018
12/09/2018
Time: 
11:30 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-7459

TUESDAY ANIMAL MEET & GREET WITH MOLLY at The Darien Nature Center

Dates: 
11/20/2018
11/27/2018
Time: 
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Location:

39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

2039776538

Vacation Drop Off Days (ages 4-9) at SM&NC

Dates: 
12/17/2018
12/18/2018
12/19/2018
Time: 
9:30 - 11:30 am

Location:

625 Williams Street
New London, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

860-443-2545

Winter Circus Family Tea at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum!

Dates: 
11/24/2018
12/01/2018
12/08/2018
Time: 
1-3 pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Winter Wonderland at New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
12/15/2018
Time: 
11:00am – 2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

(860) 627-6540

Winterfest and the Tunnel of Lights at the CT Trolley Museum

Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
Time: 
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Winterfest at Mystic Aquarium

Dates: 
12/26/2018
12/27/2018
12/28/2018
Time: 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

56 Deer Run Road
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

203-762-7280

Woodcock Nature Center - Wreath Festival Family Day

Dates: 
12/08/2018
Time: 
10am - 4pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Wreath Making Workshops at Flanders

Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/25/2018
12/01/2018
Time: 
10 AM or 1 PM