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

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

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

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

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

Connecticut's only zoo, featuring more than 300 species from North and South America.
1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06610
Phone: 203-394-6565
41° 12' 31.9284" N, 73° 11' 1.9176" W

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Adopt-a-Tree: Community Syruping Program at NCNC

Dates: 
01/26/2019
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-7459

Animal Caretakers & Encounters Clubs

Dates: 
11/13/2018
11/14/2018
11/15/2018
Time: 
4-00-5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

17 River Street
East Haven , CT, 06512
United States

Phone:

(203) 467-6927

Astronomy Night at Shore Line Trolley Museum

Dates: 
11/17/2018
Time: 
5:30 - 8 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

Crack o’ Dawn Owl Prowl

Dates: 
12/08/2018
Time: 
4 am

Location:

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

Phone:

203-438-1063

Organization:

Okemo Mountain Resort

Location:

77 Okemo Ridge Road
Ludlow, VT, 05149
United States

Phone:

(802) 228-1600

Family New Year's Eve

Dates: 
12/31/2018
Time: 
5 pm

Organization:

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:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders Wednesday Wildlife – After School Fun! at Flanders

Dates: 
11/14/2018
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: 
11/17/2018
11/18/2018
11/24/2018
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:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914.723-3470

Greenburgh Nature Center's MAPLE SUGARING PARTY

Dates: 
03/03/2019
Time: 
11 am - 3 pm

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

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

203-546-7789

Kids' Nature Night--Surviving Winter!

Dates: 
12/08/2018
Time: 
5-8p

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

203-546-7789

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

Llama Walk with Debbie Labbe from Country Quilt Llama Farm

Dates: 
11/18/2018
12/08/2018
12/16/2018
Time: 
2 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:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

Mystery Animal Meet & Greet

Dates: 
12/05/2018
12/12/2018
12/19/2018
Time: 
4 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

203-438-1063

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577 x10

OWL MOON Night Hike at NCNC

Dates: 
01/12/2019
Time: 
see website for details

Location:

120 White Street
Danbury, CT, 06813
United States

Phone:

203-778-8337

Santa's Railyard at the Danbury Railway Museum

Dates: 
12/02/2018
12/08/2018
12/09/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

655-7459

SNOWBIRDS WINTER HOLIDAY PROGRAM at The Darien Nature Center

Dates: 
12/17/2018
12/18/2018
12/19/2018
Time: 
Age 2: 9:30 am – 11:30 am Ages 3+: 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

845.279.2995 x307

Spring Break Camp at Green Chimneys- Clearpool Campus

Dates: 
04/15/2019
04/16/2019
04/17/2019
Time: 
9:00am - 4:30pm daily

Organization:

Stamford Downtown

Location:

5 Landmark Square Suite 110
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

203-348-5285

Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular

Dates: 
11/18/2018
Time: 
12 pm

Organization:

Stamford Downtown

Location:

5 Landmark Square Suite 110
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

203-348-5285

Stamford Parade Giant Balloon Inflation Party

Dates: 
11/17/2018
Time: 
3 pm - 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

Star Party!

Dates: 
11/16/2018
Time: 
7 pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Superb Owl Sunday at Roaring Brook Nature Center

Dates: 
02/03/2019
Time: 
1 – 4 pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Organization:

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

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

8605670857

Winter Hike Up Apple Hill

Dates: 
12/22/2018
Time: 
8 am

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

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