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

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk

An aquarium devoted to Long Island Sound, with sharks, seals, sea turtles, jellies & more, plus marine-science programs for schools & the public, including hands-on cruises onto the Sound.
10 North Water Street
Norwalk , CT , 06854
Phone: 203-852-0700 ext. 2206
41° 6' 3.6828" N, 73° 24' 59.9472" W

Greenburgh Nature Center

The Greenburgh Nature Center’s mission is to offer inspiring, hands-on environmental education experiences, to foster an appreciation of nature, and to promote sustainable practices. The Greenburgh Nature Center hosts eco-friendly or “green” birthday parties where you can celebrate your child’s special day and the wonders of nature. We offer many different themed parties that are fun and educational. Your guests can also enjoy exploring our nature preserve, including our Nature’s Discovery Playground and outdoor animal displays, either before or after the party.
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale , NY , 10583
Phone: 914-723-3470
41° 0' 18.738" N, 73° 48' 24.5448" W

Organization:

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

8602427144

Auerfarm Family Fun Event - Awesome Owls

Dates: 
01/23/2022
02/13/2022
02/27/2022
Time: 
2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

56 Deer Run Road
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

2037627280

2022 Summer Camp at Woodcock Nature Center

Dates: 
06/20/2022
06/21/2022
06/22/2022
Time: 
check website for details

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Adopt-a-Tree: Maple Syrup Program at NCNC

Dates: 
01/29/2022
Time: 
Register for 1 of 3 tap times: 10:00am, 11:30am or 1:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

AstroArt Workshop: Beauty of the Heavens

Dates: 
01/20/2022
01/21/2022
01/24/2022
Time: 
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Astronomy Birthday Celebration

Dates: 
01/20/2022
01/21/2022
01/22/2022
Time: 
7:00pm

Organization:

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

8602427144

Auerfarm Enrichment Camp Program (After-school & Morning Programs)

Dates: 
01/20/2022
01/24/2022
01/25/2022
Time: 
After-school: 3:30pm & Mornings: 9:30am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Backyard Biology: Exploring Plants and Animals Around You - Online after-school class

Dates: 
01/26/2022
02/02/2022
02/09/2022
Time: 
Classes available at 10:00 AM EST, 5:00 PM EST, and 8:00 PM EST

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Camp Universe - Telescope Kit Included!

Dates: 
01/20/2022
01/21/2022
01/24/2022
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:

Courthouse Bar and Grille - Putnam, CT
121 Main St
Putnam, CT, 06260
United States

Phone:

(860) 652-8866

Courthouse O'Putnam 5K & Wee Mile

Dates: 
03/13/2022
Time: 
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Location:

Cruise to Sheffield Island
10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

203-838-9444

Cruise to Sheffield Island

Dates: 
08/02/2022
08/03/2022
08/04/2022
Time: 
Tues. and Wed. 11 am - 2 pm, Thurs. - Sun. 11 am - 2 pm and 3 pm to 6 pm

Organization:

Landis Arboretum

Location:

174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States

Phone:

5188756935

Dragonflies and Damselflies

Dates: 
07/24/2022
Time: 
1:00PM - 3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

99 Powder Hill Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-3454

Family Fun Race Day at Powder Ridge

Dates: 
02/05/2022
Time: 
9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Nature Club: Whales

Dates: 
02/26/2022
Time: 
09:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Virtual Astronomy Programs

Dates: 
01/20/2022
01/21/2022
01/24/2022
Time: 
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

February Break Camp

Dates: 
02/22/2022
02/23/2022
02/24/2022
Time: 
full day 9am-3pm, half day 9am-12pm

Organization:

Location:

39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

2039776521

First County Bank Maple Sugar Fest Sundays - SMNC

Dates: 
02/27/2022
03/06/2022
03/13/2022
Time: 
10 am - 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

101 Field Point Road
Greenwich , CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

(203) 622-7700

Greenwich St. Patrick's Day Parade

Dates: 
03/20/2022
Time: 
2 pm

Organization:

Location:

10 Deerfield Lane
Ansonia, CT, 06401
United States

Phone:

203-736-1053

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-7459

Groundhogs February Vacation Program

Dates: 
02/22/2022
02/23/2022
02/24/2022
Time: 
see website

Organization:

Location:

360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT, 06525
United States

Phone:

(203) 387-2522

JCC Day Camps

Dates: 
06/20/2022
06/21/2022
06/22/2022
Time: 
Monday-Friday 9 AM-4 PM

Organization:

Location:

67 Main St
Essex, CT, 06426
United States

Phone:

(860) 767-8269

Kids’ Craft: Pine Cone Birdfeeder - CT River Museum

Dates: 
02/22/2022
Time: 
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

613 Riversville Road
Greenwich, CT, 06831
United States

Phone:

203-981-4704

MagicDance Toddler Classes at Audubon Greenwich

Dates: 
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
02/01/2022
Time: 
9:15-11:15AM

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Maple Sugaring Tapping Day at Flanders (weather permitting)

Dates: 
02/05/2022
Time: 
9:30AM and 11 AM

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Mommy & Me Meet the Animals

Dates: 
01/21/2022
01/28/2022
02/04/2022
Time: 
Morning Session (Ages 6 Months and Up): 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Afternoon Session (Ages 3 Years and Up): 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

147 State Street
New London, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

860.444.2489

New London St. Patrick's Day Parade

Dates: 
03/13/2022
Time: 
1 PM

Location:

Dillon Stadium- Hartford, CT
250 Huyshope Ave
Hartford, CT, 06106
United States

Phone:

(860) 652-8866

O'Hartford 5K & Wee Mile

Dates: 
03/20/2022
Time: 
11 am - 1:30 pm

Location:

Niantic Bay Bicycles
8 Methodist St
Niantic, CT, 06357
United States

Phone:

(860) 652-8866

O'Niantic 5K & Wee Mile

Dates: 
03/19/2022
Time: 
8 AM – 11:15 AM

Organization:

Location:

39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

203.977.6521

Outdoor Adventures: Amphibian Amble at SMNC

Dates: 
03/25/2022
04/01/2022
Time: 
6:30-7:30pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

REGISTER NOW****Maple Syrup Demonstrations at Flanders

Dates: 
02/26/2022
02/27/2022
03/05/2022
Time: 
1:00, 1:30, 2:00, 2:30, 3:00, 3:30 & 4:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

56 Deer Run Road
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

203-762-7280

School's Out, Nature's In: Winter Break Enrichment 2022 at Woodcock

Dates: 
02/21/2022
02/22/2022
02/23/2022
Time: 
9am - 3pm

Organization:

Location:

56 Deer Run Road
Wilton, CT, 06897
United States

Phone:

203-762-7280

School's Out, Nature's In: Winter Break Enrichment 2022 at Woodcock

Dates: 
02/21/2022
02/22/2022
02/23/2022
Time: 
9am - 3pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Science for Kids: Studying Snowy Plovers

Dates: 
02/10/2022
Time: 
3:30pm-4:30pm

Location:

8 Simpson Street
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

203-270-4340

Snow Much Fun in Newtown, CT

Dates: 
01/28/2022
Time: 
6-8 PM

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Spring Fling Break Programs- NCNC

Dates: 
04/11/2022
04/12/2022
04/13/2022
Time: 
Check website

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - (Grades 1-3)

Dates: 
06/20/2022
06/21/2022
06/22/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - (Grades 4-6)

Dates: 
06/20/2022
06/21/2022
06/22/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - (Grades 7-10)

Dates: 
06/20/2022
06/21/2022
06/22/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - (Pre K - K)

Dates: 
06/20/2022
06/21/2022
06/22/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT, 06903
United States

Phone:

2039776521

SuperbOWL Sunday! at SMNC

Dates: 
02/13/2022
Time: 
Session I: 12:30-1:00pm Session II: 2:00-3:00pm Session III: 3:00-4:00pm

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

Organization:

Location:

144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

(203) 966-9577

The Great Egg Hunt & Spring Celebration (ages 2-10)

Dates: 
04/07/2022
04/08/2022
04/09/2022
Time: 
Times varies. Please see their websites for each egg hunt sessions

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Astronomy & Space Academy

Dates: 
01/20/2022
01/21/2022
01/24/2022
Time: 
12:00pm - 12:45pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Waking Up - Virtual Storytime

Dates: 
02/02/2022
Time: 
10am

Location:

East Valley Ranch - Claryville, NY
21 Straus Lane
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext. 348

Winter Family Weekend at East Valley Ranch- Frost Valley YMCA

Dates: 
01/21/2022
01/22/2022
01/23/2022
Time: 
See Website

Organization:

Location:

356 Lukes Wood Road
New Canaan , CT, 06840
United States

Phone:

2039201702

Winter Nature Walk - Grace Farms

Dates: 
01/29/2022
Time: 
11 am - 12 pm

Location:

46 Great Hallow Road
Cornwall Ct, CT, 06753
United States

Phone:

8606726100

Yeti Day

Dates: 
01/23/2022
Time: 
11am-4pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

“Off From School” Adventure Days at Flanders

Dates: 
02/21/2022
02/22/2022
Time: 
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM or 12:30 – 4:30 PM or ALL DAY

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

“Off From School” Adventure Days at Flanders -Teacher Professional Learning Day – Maple Syrup Marvel

Dates: 
03/04/2022
Time: 
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM or 12:30 – 4:30 PM or ALL DAY