Nature/Outdoors | Kids Out and About Fairfield County, CT

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

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

Lyman Orchards

Connecticut River Valley’s favorite farm on our annual KidsOutAndAbout Top 20 Places to Take Kids in Hartford, Lyman Orchards is a beautiful and sprawling farm with gorgeous scenery and a sense of history you can feel with each step you take. Lyman Orchards has been a CT favorite for more than 275 years and they pride themselves on a tradition of preserving the land and offering wholesome activities for the whole family.
32 Reeds Gap Road
Middlefield , CT , 06455
Phone: (860) 349-6010
41° 29' 50.1828" N, 72° 42' 53.172" W

Sam Bridge Nursery & Greenhouses, LLC.

We are a year round, full service garden center. We specialize in bringing you the highest quality plants, the best selection, exceptional customer service and expert advice.
437 North St.
Greenwich , CT , 06830
Phone: 203 869 3418
41° 3' 53.4348" N, 73° 37' 26.544" 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

Location:

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

Phone:

203-322-6971

"Beatrix Farrand's American Landscapes" Documentary Film

Dates: 
01/30/2020
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

2036557459

"Snowbirds" Winter Program at Darien Nature Center

Dates: 
12/16/2019
12/17/2019
12/18/2019
Time: 
9:30 am - 11:30 am OR 1:30 pm

Organization:

Windham Mountain

Location:

33 Clarence D. Lane Road
Windham, NY, 12496
United States

Phone:

518-734-4300

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

914-666-8448

2019 Greenwich-Stamford Christmas Bird Count

Dates: 
12/15/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-5676-0857

6th Annual Walk Along Lake and Butternut Trail with Marlow Shami

Dates: 
12/28/2019
Time: 
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

A Christmas Eve Stroll Up Apple Hill

Dates: 
12/24/2019
Time: 
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

A Christmas Eve Stroll Up Apple Hill

Dates: 
12/24/2019
Time: 
10:00 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

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Creatures of the Night

Dates: 
01/19/2020
Time: 
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

December 30 & 31 One Day Fun Day at White Memorial!

Dates: 
01/30/2020
01/31/2020
Time: 
9:30am-3:30pm.

Location:

Center at Fairfield: Connecticut Audubon Society's Center
2325 Burr Street
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

2032596305118

December Break Nature Camp at CT Audubon in Fairfield

Dates: 
12/23/2019
12/26/2019
12/27/2019
Time: 
10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Eyes on Owls

Dates: 
01/25/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

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: 
01/18/2020
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:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Feeding Fun

Dates: 
01/26/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Feeding Fun

Dates: 
02/09/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

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:

5065 Main St Ste 1106
Trumbull, CT, 06611
United States

Phone:

(203)502-8337

Get $7 Admission At SeaQuest Trumbull

Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/08/2019
12/09/2019
Time: 
10 am - 9 pm

Location:

Latham Park
Prospect St
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

203-3CHABAD

Giant Menorah Lighting- Latham Park

Dates: 
12/22/2019
Time: 
4:30 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

(203) 930-1349

Greenwich-Stamford Christmas Bird Count

Dates: 
12/15/2019
Time: 
7:00 a.m.

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

Location:

7 Buck Run
South Salem,, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

914-763-2373

HOLIDAY HOWLS at the Wolf Conservation Center

Dates: 
12/21/2019
12/22/2019
12/23/2019
Time: 
see schedule

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

Holiday Train Show at Greenburgh Nature Center

Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/08/2019
12/14/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4:30 pm

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:

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

Phone:

860-248-0355

Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Farm

Dates: 
12/14/2019
Time: 
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-248-0355

Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Farm

Dates: 
12/21/2019
Time: 
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-248-0355

Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm

Dates: 
12/22/2019
Time: 
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

2325 Burr Street
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

203-259-6305, x109

Make an Edible Bird House Ornament

Dates: 
12/14/2019
Time: 
1 to 2:30 p.m.

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

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Meet the Animals

Dates: 
01/20/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Location:

Stratford Town Hall- CT
2725 Main St.
Stratford, CT, 06615
United States

Phone:

203.385.4052

Menorah Lighting- Stratford CT

Dates: 
12/23/2019
Time: 
6 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

Museum Children Free Week

Dates: 
12/21/2019
Time: 
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Raptors of Westchester

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

Location:

600 State Route 44/55
Highland, NY, 12528
United States

Phone:

800.647.2624

Ring in 2020 at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort

Dates: 
12/29/2019
12/30/2019
12/31/2019
Time: 
Check website for reservation availability

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Teaching Trails: Weekend Walks for All Ages

Dates: 
12/07/2019
12/14/2019
12/21/2019
Time: 
11:30am-12:15pm

Location:

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

Phone:

203-322-6971

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:

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

Phone:

8605670857

Welcoming Winter at Five Ponds with Gerri Griswold

Dates: 
12/21/2019
Time: 
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Winter Birds

Dates: 
02/15/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Winter Nature Walk

Dates: 
02/01/2020
Time: 
1:00pm-2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

9148131280

Winter Nature Walk

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

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567=0857

Winter Wildlife Tracking with Andy Dobos: The Forest Wolf

Dates: 
12/14/2019
Time: 
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Winter Wonderland 2019- New Canaan Nature Center

Dates: 
12/14/2019
Time: 
11 AM – 2 PM