Science | 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

Connecticut Science Center

With more than 165 hands-on exhibits, a state-of-the-art 3D digital theater, a fully living Butterfly Encounter, four educational labs, plus daily programs and events, there is endless exploration.
250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford , CT , 06103
Phone: 860-520-2167
41° 45' 53.2476" N, 72° 40' 7.7736" W

Discovery Museum and Planetarium

Discovery Museum has interactive exhibits, planetarium shows, Science on a Sphere, and so much more! Discover an “Energy Network” with catapults, solar power, and simple machines. Test physic concepts using pulley chairs, levers, and giant magnets. Create a light spectrum masterpiece on Everbright, a massive Lite Brite-style station, or challenge yourself in the “DARE to Discover” gallery. Fly a mission to the Moon in Discovery Museum’s Challenger Center, a simulated space mission experience which can be scheduled for groups or parties. Have a memorable birthday, with super fun science themes like Starforce Explorers and Peculiar Potions. Book an overnight at the Museum for your Scout or school group! Discovery offers amazing class field trip options, with over 80 different learning labs, live science demonstrations, and planetarium shows. You can also book Travelling Science that comes to your school or library! The Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, throughout the school year for regular admission. Pre-booked school groups can schedule a visit on Mondays.
4450 Park Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06604
Phone: 203-372-3521
41° 12' 56.0124" N, 73° 14' 1.3488" W

New Pond Farm Education Center

New Pond Farm Education Center is an environmental education center with a small working farm located on 102-acres in West Redding Connecticut where our mission is: "On every acre, in all we do, we plant seeds for a lifetime of active engagement with the natural world." To schedule a visit, please call (203) 938-2117 or email us at info@newpondfarm.org.
101 Marchant Road
West Redding , CT , 06896
Phone: (203) 938-2117
41° 19' 0.5736" N, 73° 25' 45.7968" W

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

2021 Homeschool Days

Dates: 
10/12/2021
11/09/2021
12/07/2021
Time: 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

40th Annual Outdoor Arts Festival

Dates: 
10/09/2021
10/10/2021
Time: 
10:00am - 5:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Organization:

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Art Adventures: Create A Story

Dates: 
10/10/2021
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

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

Dates: 
10/09/2021
10/16/2021
10/23/2021
Time: 
Classes available at 11:00 AM EDT, 5:00 PM EDT, and 8:00 PM EDT

Organization:

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Bruce Beginnings: Jumping Jaguars

Dates: 
10/05/2021
Time: 
10:00am - 10:45am, 11:00am - 11:45am

Organization:

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Bruce Beginnings: Long Island Sound Friends

Dates: 
09/28/2021
Time: 
10:00am - 10:45am, 11:00am - 11:45am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Buddhist Podcast Great for Beginners - Free

Dates: 
09/24/2021
09/25/2021
09/26/2021
Time: 
6:00am - 9:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Checkers Library TV presents “The Reading Road Trip: Full STEAM Ahead”

Dates: 
09/27/2021
10/04/2021
10/11/2021
Time: 
10:00AM

Location:

31 Pecks Lane
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

203-364-4009

Days off with EverWonder

Dates: 
10/20/2021
10/21/2021
10/22/2021
Time: 
varies

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Design Cities with Legos - Online after-school class

Dates: 
09/29/2021
10/06/2021
10/13/2021
Time: 
Classes available at 11:00 AM EDT, 8:00 PM EDT, and 5:00 PM EDT

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Dino Day

Dates: 
09/29/2021
Time: 
10:00am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Every 2nd Wednesday of each month virtual cooking demo - Free and Live

Dates: 
10/13/2021
11/10/2021
12/08/2021
Time: 
March 10 Virtual Group Cooking Demo - Free and Live

Organization:

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

860.242.7144

Fall into After-School Enrichment Camp

Dates: 
09/27/2021
09/28/2021
09/29/2021
Time: 
3:30PM

Organization:

Location:

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT, 06520
United States

Phone:

(203)432-3776

Fiesta Latina! at the Peabody Museum!

Dates: 
10/01/2021
10/02/2021
Time: 
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Organization:

The Art in Science

Location:

.
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United States

Phone:

510-673-1279

First Day of Chemistry Fun class

Dates: 
09/28/2021
10/05/2021
Time: 
2:30 pm PST

Location:

31 Pecks Lane
Newtown, CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

203-364-4009

Halloween Spooktacular

Dates: 
10/30/2021
Time: 
9:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Ivy Camps USA Holiday Camps

Dates: 
10/11/2021
10/12/2021
10/13/2021
Time: 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM EDT

Location:

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

Phone:

2039301353

Marvelous Metamorphoses: An Outdoor Puppet Performance

Dates: 
09/25/2021
Time: 
11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Sample Class

Dates: 
09/28/2021
09/30/2021
10/05/2021
Time: 
Classes offered at 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time and 5:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time

Organization:

Location:

1 Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT, 06830
United States

Phone:

203-869-0376

Science Solvers: Gravity Through Art

Dates: 
09/26/2021
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Teen Talk Tuesday: Armchair Botany Teen Edition

Dates: 
11/16/2021
Time: 
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Teen Talk Tuesday: Disturbing Wildlife

Dates: 
10/19/2021
Time: 
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location:

40 Church Hill Road
Newtown, , CT, 06470
United States

Phone:

203-426-5102

Virtual Open House, K-8 and Preschool

Dates: 
02/01/2024
03/03/2024
Time: 
10 - 11 a.m. ; 2 - 3 p.m., 3-4 p.m, 7-8 p.m.