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

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

Founded in 2000, Two Coyotes is a non-profit nature mentoring organization in Connecticut that connects people to nature, community, and self. We offer programming year-round at locations in Newtown, Granby, and Killingworth, including summer camp, weekly school day programs for homeschool and public school students, weekend programs, and caregiver-child programs. Join us outdoors in the snow, mud, or sun!
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 Museum 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

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens

The Bartlett's trails and gardens are open and Summer Camp will kick off on June, 29 2020. However, our buildings are closed to the general public. Please practice safe social distancing in our trails and gardens, while remaining 6 feet apart. Please do not touch anyone's dogs, if you see one. 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

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

9146668448

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Animal Spotlight Summer Camp For Toddlers/Parents

Dates: 
08/12/2020
08/19/2020
Time: 
1 - 2 p.m.

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Art Adventures at Fairfield Museum and History Center (Ages 8 – 12)

Dates: 
08/24/2020
08/25/2020
08/26/2020
Time: 
9am – 12:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-405-9113

Audubon Virtual Camp - Amazing World of Plants!

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
10 am - 11:30 am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

5854941795

Book Study for Teens and Adults "EARTH: Our Original Monastery"

Dates: 
08/12/2020
08/19/2020
08/26/2020
Time: 
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Camp Henry Hird (grades 8-10)

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

9173401624

Camp Image Quilt (July 20-Aug 21) - Image Quilt Productions, Inc.

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Eastern Times: 1pm (Dance); 2 pm (Photography), 3pm (Wilderness/Nature Discovery)

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Camp Wawayanda at Frost Valley YMCA

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-259-6305, ext. 113

Connecticut Audubon Adventures: The “Not So Bummer” Summer

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
9 a.m. to Noon

Location:

Three Saints Park
112 Miller Rd
Bethany, CT, 06524
United States

CT Localpalooza IV

Dates: 
08/29/2020
Time: 
11:30 am - 10 pm

Location:

Danbury Railway Museum
120 White St
Danbury, CT, 06810
United States

Danbury Farmers' Market

Dates: 
08/14/2020
08/21/2020
08/28/2020
Time: 
10 am -2 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

860-567-0857

Deep Dive into Nature Guided Meditation- 10 am Eastern

Dates: 
08/15/2020
08/22/2020
08/29/2020
Time: 
10:00 am - 10:30 am

Organization:

Windham Mountain

Location:

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

Phone:

518-734-4300

Drive in Jam Summer Music Series- Windham Mountain

Dates: 
08/14/2020
08/21/2020
08/28/2020
Time: 
6 pm - 9 pm

Organization:

Essex Parks and Rec

Location:

29 West Avenue
Essex, CT, 06426
United States

Phone:

860-767-4340

Essex Summer Concert Series

Dates: 
08/12/2020
08/19/2020
08/26/2020
Time: 
6pm - 7:30 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Explore the Natural World (Ages 8 – 12) Session 5 at Fairfield Museum and History Center

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
9:30am – 12:00pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders Summer Camp!

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Half and Full Day Programs HALF DAY: 9am–1pm or 1–5pm ALL-DAY: 9am–5pm

Organization:

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
08/25/2020
09/26/2020
11/11/2020
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Goat Yoga at Flanders!

Dates: 
08/16/2020
Time: 
10 am

Location:

Village Creek Motocross Park
4840 Shelby Rd
Fort Worth, TX, 76140
United States

Phone:

888-655-1127

Kids Obstacle Challenge

Dates: 
10/03/2020
10/04/2020
Time: 
8:40 am - 12:20 pm

Location:

Kinder/First Grade Home School Support Sessions - Project Approach
Lazy Trail
Penfield, NY, 14526
United States

Phone:

585-362-3822

Kinder/First Grade Project Approach Home School Support Sessions

Dates: 
09/08/2020
Time: 
Beginning September 8, 2020, Flexible scheduling 9am - 3pm Mondays, Tuesdays, & Thursdays

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

Looking Under Logs Together

Dates: 
08/20/2020
Time: 
4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

203-852-0700, ext. 1201

Maritime Aquarium Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Most sessions meet from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pre- and extended care is available.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

585-753-2550

Monroe County 4-H Zooming Into Summer: Outstanding Outdoors Week

Dates: 
08/16/2020
08/17/2020
08/18/2020
Time: 
9 am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

860-567-0857

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

(35) 673-1350

Outdoor Adventures with Baltimore Woods

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Start time for ages 4&5 is 9:00am and K-8 is 10am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

262.636.9189

Paint Online

Dates: 
08/21/2020
Time: 
6PM - 8PM

Location:

Lazy Trail Village Green East
Penfield, NY, 14526
United States

Phone:

(585) 362-3822

Preschool/Kindergarten Outdoor School

Dates: 
09/08/2020
09/09/2020
09/10/2020
Time: 
Sessions begin September 8, 2020

Organization:

Scattered Solutions

Location:

.
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States

Scattered Summer Sessions Ages 5&6

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Morning Session: 10am-12pm EST Afternoon Sessions: 1pm-3pm or 3pm-5pm EST *Extended hours are also available for working families who need their child to have a virtually supervised lunch!

Organization:

Scattered Solutions

Location:

.
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States

Scattered Summer Sessions Ages 7&8

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
9:00am - 12:00pm EST - Morning Session 1:00pm - 4:00pm EST - Afternoon Session

Location:

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

Phone:

2039003349

Sensory-Sensitive Saturday at Greenwich Audubon

Dates: 
09/12/2020
10/10/2020
11/14/2020
Time: 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location:

Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
12033 S Lone Peak Parkway
Draper, UT, 84020
United States

Phone:

8013553474

Shark Week 2020

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
all-day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

716-875-7360

SPCA KindnessCampCONNECT

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
9:00 am - 12:00 pm; 10:00 am - 12:00 pm; 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm; 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

801-456-5437

STEAM Learning Lab

Dates: 
08/14/2020
08/17/2020
08/21/2020
Time: 
10am

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - Grades 1-6

Dates: 
08/24/2020
08/25/2020
08/26/2020
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - Grades 4-6

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - Grades 7-10

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

631-689-8172

Summer Camps at Benner's Farm

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
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

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

801.581.6927

Summer@Home Powered by NHMU

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
9am

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

860) 627-6540

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Time Travelers at Fairfield Museum and History Center (Ages 8 – 12)-Session 6

Dates: 
08/17/2020
08/18/2020
08/19/2020
Time: 
9:30am – 12:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

262.636.9189

Virtual Bingo Night

Dates: 
08/25/2020
Time: 
7PM – 8PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

604-500-3591

VIRTUAL CAMP: Live Synchronous ONLINE SUMMER CAMP Programs - Brightspace Learning

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

720.586.4468

VIRTUAL CAMP: ONLINE CAMP- Avid4 Adventure

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
varies

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

914-329-8572

VIRTUAL EVENT: ($) Remote Rescue Goats from Frederick Farm Goat Sanctuary

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/14/2020
08/15/2020
Time: 
9 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

414-390-5437

VIRTUAL EVENT: Caterpillar Corner - 2pm Central from Betty Brinn Children's Museum

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/18/2020
08/25/2020
Time: 
2:00pm-2:30pm CDT

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-797-4528

VIRTUAL EVENT: Nature Explorers - Every Thursday at 4pm Eastern from Danbury Library

Dates: 
08/13/2020
08/20/2020
08/27/2020
Time: 
4 PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

831-420-6115

VIRTUAL EVENT: Rockin' Pop-Up with the Geology Gents at 3pm PACIFIC with Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Dates: 
08/12/2020
08/19/2020
08/26/2020
Time: 
6pm EDT / 5pm CDT / 4pm MDT / 3pm PDT / 2pm AKDT

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

928/774/3358

VIRTUAL EVENT: Streaming | Perseid Meteor Shower at Lowell Observatory | Perseids 2020 - August 11 at 9pm Pacific from Lowell Observatory

Dates: 
08/11/2020
Time: 
a few minutes before midnight EDT / 11pm CDT / 10pm MDT / 9pm PDT / 8pm AKDT

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

305-755-7800

VIRTUAL NATURE-BASED Summer Camp by CAMP HUMMINGBIRD

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
9:00 am – 3:00 pm Monday - Friday (Weekly sign-up)

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

210-278-9806

Virtual On-Line Camp @ The Witte Museum

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
9AM - 3PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

203.878.6647

Virtual Sand Sculpture Contest

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Anytime

Organization:

Venture Outdoors

Location:

33 Terminal Way, Ste 537
Pittsburg, PA, 15219
United States

Phone:

412-255-0564 x 227

Virtual Summer Camps

Dates: 
08/17/2020
08/18/2020
08/19/2020
Time: 
11:00am-12:30pm OR 1:30-3:00pm

Location:

Strawtown Studio
640 North Midland Avenue
Nyack, NY, 10960
United States

Phone:

8455128279

VIRTUAL Summer NatureArt Adventure Box Program

Dates: 
08/11/2020
Time: 
4:00-5:30PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

203-372-3521

Virtual Summer Programs with Discovery Museum

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
Zoom from 9:00-10:00 and from 2:30-3:30

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

2626369189

Virtual Trivia Night

Dates: 
08/18/2020
Time: 
7pm – 8pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Online
Online, NY, .
United States

Phone:

801-581-6984

YES! Youth Education Streaming - ONLINE

Dates: 
08/11/2020
08/12/2020
08/13/2020
Time: 
All Day

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598