Nature/Outdoors | 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

Stamford Museum & Nature Center

We are dedicated to arts and culture, natural and agricultural sciences and history. We seek to inspire creativity, foster self-discovery, promote environmental stewardship, and nurture an appreciation for lifelong learning for kids and families.
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford , CT , 06903
Phone: 203-977-6538
41° 7' 33.9636" N, 73° 32' 43.854" 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

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

Two Coyotes Wilderness School

This not-for-profit organization is working to help nurture children through self-awareness and connecting them to nature.
PO Box 711
Monroe , CT , 06468
Phone: (203) 843-3112
41° 20' 26.0232" N, 73° 13' 3.2052" W

Woodcock Nature Center

The Woodcock Nature Center is located in Wilton, CT. Located on 149 acres of state-protected land, the Woodcock Nature Preserve includes a pond, wetlands and 3 miles of publicly accessible woodland trails. The Center is home to a variety of living local and exotic creatures including snakes, frogs and lizards. We also house a handful of injured birds of prey.
56 Deer Run Road
Wilton , CT , 06897
Phone: (203)762-7280
41° 14' 50.9856" N, 73° 28' 25.4748" W

Mystic Seaport Museum - Mystic, CT

Mystic Seaport is the nation's leading maritime history museum whose 19 acre waterfront campus includes a 19th-century seafaring village, tall ships and small boats, exhibit galleries, a renowned planetarium and much more!
75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic , CT , 06355
Phone: 860-572-0711
41° 21' 44.0748" N, 71° 57' 48.1068" W

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

9146668448

2020 Spring Conservation Camp

Dates: 
04/07/2020
04/08/2020
04/09/2020
Time: 
9 am

Organization:

Location:

10 Woodside Lane
Westport, CT, 06880
United States

Phone:

203-557-4400

Adventures in Animal Hall - Earthplace The Nature Discovery Center

Dates: 
02/19/2020
02/26/2020
03/04/2020
Time: 
4:00-5:00 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

2127695100

Location:

Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center
175 Shrub Road
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

8605831234

Annual Egg Hunt

Dates: 
04/10/2020
Time: 
10am-2pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

April Break: Spring Is In The Air At Flanders

Dates: 
04/10/2020
04/13/2020
04/14/2020
Time: 
Friday, April 10, Monday – Friday, April 13 – 17 | 9 AM – 1 PM or 1 – 5 PM or All Day

Organization:

Pratt Nature Center

Location:

163 Papermill Rd
New Milford, CT, 06776
United States

Phone:

860 355 3137

Beekeeping 101 with Mike’s Beehives - Pratt Nature Center

Dates: 
03/28/2020
Time: 
9:00 am-12:00 pm

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

Controlling Backyard Invaders

Dates: 
03/26/2020
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

DeFENCEless Gardening in Deer Country

Dates: 
04/07/2020
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

Organization:

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Ecology Club for Families with Special Needs

Dates: 
03/07/2020
04/18/2020
05/02/2020
Time: 
3:30 pm- 4:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565

Family Favorite Chris Rowlands LIVE at Beardsley Zoo

Dates: 
05/23/2020
05/24/2020
05/25/2020
Time: 
11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

90 Halls Road PO Box 62
Old Lyme, CT, 06371
United States

Phone:

(860) 598-4218

FAMILY WINTER WALK at Roger Tory Peterson Estuary Center

Dates: 
02/22/2020
Time: 
9 am - 10:30 am

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Feeding Fun

Dates: 
02/29/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Feeding Fun

Dates: 
03/15/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Feeding Fun

Dates: 
03/28/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders February Vacation Day Camps

Dates: 
02/17/2020
02/18/2020
Time: 
Friday, February 14, Monday & Tuesday, February 17 – 18 | 9 AM – 1 PM or 1 – 5 PM or All Day

Organization:

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
04/18/2020
08/25/2020
09/26/2020
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

Gardening as if the World Depends on Us with Tovah Martin

Dates: 
04/16/2020
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 967-5150

GEOLOGY ROCKS at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
04/06/2020
Time: 
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914.723-3470

Greenburgh Nature Center's MAPLE SUGARING PARTY

Dates: 
03/08/2020
Time: 
11 am - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

10 Woodside Lane
Westport, CT, 06880
United States

Phone:

203-557-4400

Hatchlings - Earthplace The Nature Discovery Center

Dates: 
02/28/2020
03/06/2020
03/20/2020
Time: 
9:00am-10:00am

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Hibernation, Migration, Adaptation, Oh My!

Dates: 
02/16/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

400 West Street
Rocky Hill, CT, 06067
United States

Phone:

860-529-5816

Horizon Wings at Dinosaur State Park

Dates: 
02/22/2020
Time: 
10 am - 1 pm

Location:

40 Dodgingtown Road
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

203-364-1113 x102

HVWS Summer Camp

Dates: 
06/22/2020
06/23/2020
06/24/2020
Time: 
9 AM to 3 PM

Organization:

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 967-5150

JURASSIC PARK at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
04/07/2020
Time: 
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

Leaf Casting with Elizabeth White

Dates: 
06/06/2020
Time: 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Maple Sugar at Home

Dates: 
02/17/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Maple Sugar at Home

Dates: 
03/22/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Location:

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

Phone:

845.279.2995 x307

Maple Sugaring & Pancake Breakfast - Clearpool Campus

Dates: 
03/21/2020
Time: 
9:00am - 1:00pm

Organization:

Location:

7115 Main Street
Trumbull, CT, 06611
United States

Phone:

203-452-4421

Maple Sugaring Demonstration - Trumbull Nature and Arts Center

Dates: 
03/07/2020
Time: 
11:00am – 12:30pm

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-7322

Maple Sugaring Open House at New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
02/29/2020
Time: 
10 am - 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Maple Syrup Demonstrations at Flanders

Dates: 
02/22/2020
02/23/2020
02/29/2020
Time: 
1 pm - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

March 2 – 8 Museum Children Free Week

Dates: 
03/02/2020
03/03/2020
03/04/2020
Time: 
Monday- Saturday 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567=0857

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

March 23 – 29 Museum Children Free Week

Dates: 
03/23/2020
03/24/2020
03/25/2020
Time: 
Monday—Saturday 9 a.m.— 5 p.m. Sunday 12 p.m.— 5 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

March 28 Bats: Earth’s Allies

Dates: 
03/28/2020
Time: 
2:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

March 3 After School Adventures: Grades 1 –3 (3, 10, 17, 24)

Dates: 
03/03/2020
03/10/2020
03/17/2020
Time: 
3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

March 4 After School Adventures: Grades 4 – 6 (4, 11, 18, 25)

Dates: 
03/04/2020
03/11/2020
03/18/2020
Time: 
3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

101 Marchant Road
West Redding, CT, 06896
United States

Phone:

(203) 938-2117

March Astronomy - New Pond Farm Education Center

Dates: 
03/28/2020
Time: 
8:15 p.m.

Location:

1 Milford Point Road
Milford, CT, 06460
United States

Phone:

203-878-7440

Milford School Day Off Family Fun at Milford Point Coastal Center

Dates: 
03/05/2020
Time: 
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

Native Plants with a Twist - with Adam Wheeler

Dates: 
06/04/2020
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

90 Halls Road PO Box 62
Old Lyme, CT, 06371
United States

Phone:

(860) 598-4218

Penfield Beach in Fairfield

Penfield Beach is a 3.5 acre beachfront property that is a favorite. A great place to swim and sun along the Long Island Sound, it offers a long stretch of sandy beach. There are picnic tables and grills on the beach for visitor use.
323 Fairfield Beach Road
Fairfield , CT , 06824
Phone: 203-256-3191
41° 8' 5.2152" N, 73° 14' 30.6384" W

Location:

Rockwell Lagoon - Bristol, CT
Enterences on Jacob Street, Dutton Ave. and Terryville Rd.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 584-6100

Perry J. Spinelli Fishing Derby

Dates: 
04/25/2020
Time: 
7am-10am

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Raptors of Westchester

Dates: 
03/29/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

(203) 394-6563

Save The Planet Party at the Beardsley Zoo!

Dates: 
04/18/2020
04/19/2020
Time: 
all day

Organization:

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 967-5150

SCIENCE-PALOOZA at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
04/10/2020
Time: 
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

Spring Nature Experience Camp (K-1)

Dates: 
04/06/2020
04/07/2020
04/08/2020
Time: 
9:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 967-5150

STEM CHALLENGE at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
04/08/2020
Time: 
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

9146668448

SugarFest 2020 at Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
03/14/2020
03/15/2020
Time: 
varies-see info

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

914-666-8448

Summer Conservation Camp at Westmoreland

Dates: 
08/24/2020
08/25/2020
08/26/2020
Time: 
9 am- 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Teaching Trails: Weekend Walks for All Ages

Dates: 
02/22/2020
02/29/2020
03/07/2020
Time: 
11:30am-12:15pm

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203-322-6971

The Pollinator Victory Garden with Kim Eierman

Dates: 
04/30/2020
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

101 Marchant Road
West Redding, CT, 06896
United States

Phone:

(203) 938-2117

Toddler Nature Hike at New Pond Farm

Dates: 
02/19/2020
Time: 
10 - 10:45 a.m.

Organization:

Location:

101 Marchant Road
West Redding, CT, 06896
United States

Phone:

(203) 938-2117

Toddler Nature Hike at New Pond Farm

Dates: 
02/26/2020
Time: 
10 - 10:45 a.m.

Organization:

Location:

2325 Burr Street
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

203-259-6305

Organization:

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 967-5150

TREE HOUSES & FAIRY HOUSES at Rye Nature Center

Dates: 
04/09/2020
Time: 
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.883.4035

Week 1 Summer Camp: Wilderness Explorers

Dates: 
06/22/2020
06/23/2020
06/24/2020
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.883.4035

Week 2 Summer Camp: Animal Tracking

Dates: 
06/29/2020
06/30/2020
07/01/2020
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.883.4035

Week 3 Summer Camp: Trees to Wood

Dates: 
07/06/2020
07/07/2020
07/08/2020
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.883.4035

Week 4 Summer Camp: Bug Out

Dates: 
07/13/2020
07/14/2020
07/15/2020
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.883.4035

Week 5 Summer Camp: Forest Fossils

Dates: 
07/20/2020
07/21/2020
07/22/2020
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.883.4035

Week 6 Summer Camp: Birds of Prey

Dates: 
07/27/2020
07/28/2020
07/29/2020
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.883.4035

Week 7 Summer Camp: Potions & Concoctions

Dates: 
08/03/2020
08/04/2020
08/05/2020
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Rd
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.883.4035

Week 8 Summer Camp: Garden to Table

Dates: 
08/10/2020
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
Time: 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

90 Halls Road PO Box 62
Old Lyme, CT, 06371
United States

Phone:

(860) 598-4218

WHOO WANTS TO LEARN ABOUT OWLS? at Roger Tory Peterson Estuary Center

Dates: 
03/07/2020
Time: 
10:30 am - 11:30 am OR 1 pm - 2pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-813-1831

Winter Discovery Camp (K-1)

Dates: 
02/17/2020
02/18/2020
02/19/2020
Time: 
9:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

914-666-8448

Winter Recess Camp at Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
02/18/2020
02/19/2020
02/20/2020
Time: 
9 am - 3 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Location:

Hollow Park
Hollow Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

2032630076

Woodbury Earth Day Festival

Dates: 
05/02/2020
Time: 
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM