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

Ridgefield Academy/Landmark Preschool

Ridgefield Academy/Landmark Preschool is deliberately a Preschool-Grade 8 program, with no high school. The school offers substantive academics that foster joyful learning within a supportive and vibrant learning community. Each RA student benefits from small class sizes, individual attention, and a culture that encourages them to take risks and find their voice. An intellectually inspiring curriculum ensures that students engage in learning that is both comprehensive and meaningful to their lives. At RA, your child will benefit from teachers and curriculum that are positioned to deliver in any learning scenario – in-person or parallel remote.
223 West Mountain Rd
Ridgefield , CT , 06877
Phone: 203-894-1800
41° 17' 43.584" N, 73° 32' 13.218" W

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

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:

ONLINE ONLY

Design Cities with Legos - Online after-school class

Dates: 
03/29/2022
04/05/2022
04/12/2022
Time: 
Classes available at 10:00 AM EST, 8:00 PM EST, and 5:00 PM EST

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Virtual Astronomy Programs

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

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

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

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

God’s Incredible Universe

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

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

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Online ExplorSchool

Dates: 
01/20/2022
01/21/2022
01/22/2022
Time: 
9:00AM, 4:00PM, 4:30PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Online Your Extraordinary Saturday (YES)

Dates: 
02/05/2022
02/12/2022
02/19/2022
Time: 
9:00AM, 10:45AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Online Your Extraordinary Saturday (YES)

Dates: 
02/05/2022
02/12/2022
02/19/2022
Time: 
9:00AM, 10:45AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Online Your Extraordinary Saturday (YES)

Dates: 
02/05/2022
02/12/2022
02/19/2022
Time: 
9:00AM, 10:45AM

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

Location:

1 PARI Drive
Rosman, NC, 28772
United States

Phone:

828-862-5554

PARI’s Summer STEM And Space Camp's

Dates: 
06/12/2022
Time: 
12:00 PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Sample Class

Dates: 
01/20/2022
01/25/2022
01/27/2022
Time: 
Classes offered at 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time and 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Science for Kids: Studying Snowy Plovers

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

Location:

1 Pleasant Street
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

8603141400

Science of Water at Imagine Nation

Dates: 
02/16/2022
Time: 
4 pm - 5 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

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:

Mystic Aquarium

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:

Mystic Aquarium

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:

Mystic Aquarium

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

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

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

Virtual Astronomy Days 2022- North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Dates: 
01/24/2022
01/25/2022
01/26/2022
Time: 
10 am - 7 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Open House

Dates: 
03/01/2022
Time: 
2:00 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.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

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

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