Academic | What’s happening in 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

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

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

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

LiveGirl- New Canaan, CT

LiveGirl, Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that unites and empowers by bringing together middle school girls from across Fairfield County for a variety of leadership experiences. LiveGirl offers year-round programming that builds self-confidence and fosters deep connections, including a leadership series, weekly mentoring groups, and a summer camp. Camp LiveGirl: ACTIVATE July 15-18 (9 a.m.-Noon) and CAMP July 22-26 (9 a.m.-4 p.m.) at New Canaan HS).
59 Grove Street, Suite 1D
New Canaan , CT , 06840
Phone: (203) 216-9476
41° 8' 37.3668" N, 73° 29' 54.4668" W

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Norwalk Historical Society: Mill Hill Historic Park
2 East Wall St.
Norwalk, CT, 06851
United States

Phone:

203-846-0525

Location:

Central Park West at 79th street
New York, NY, 10024
United States

Phone:

2127695100

AMNH Presents: Evening Bat Walks in Central Park

Dates: 
07/12/2019
07/19/2019
08/02/2019
Time: 
8:00 pm

Location:

Central Park West at 79th street
New York, NY, 10024
United States

Phone:

2127695100

AMNH Presents:SpaceFest

Dates: 
07/20/2019
Time: 
11 am–5 pm

Location:

Ridge Road Park- Hartsdale, NY
287 Ridge Rd
Hartsdale, NY, 10530
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Arab-American Heritage Celebration

Dates: 
07/21/2019
Time: 
1 pm – 7 pm

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Butterfly Encounter at the Connecticut Science Center!

Dates: 
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
06/27/2019
Time: 
varies, see below

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Heritage of India Celebration

Dates: 
08/04/2019
Time: 
12:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Dates: 
07/14/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 7 p.m

Organization:

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860.572.0711

Independence Day Celebration at Mystic Seaport Museum

Dates: 
07/04/2019
Time: 
9 am - 5 pm

Location:

Ridge Road Park- Hartsdale, NY
287 Ridge Rd
Hartsdale, NY, 10530
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Irish-American Heritage Celebration

Dates: 
07/28/2019
Time: 
1 pm – 5:30 pm

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Italian Heritage Celebration

Dates: 
07/21/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 7 pm

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Jewish Heritage Celebration

Dates: 
08/18/2019
Time: 
12 pm - 6 pm

Location:

Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-PARK

Muslim Heritage Celebration

Dates: 
08/25/2019
Time: 
Noon – 7 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202192

Story Time at the Connecticut Science Center

Dates: 
06/29/2019
06/30/2019
07/06/2019
Time: 
11:30 AM & 1 PM

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

WILDLIFE ENCOUNTERS ANIMAL STAGE SHOW at Connecticut Science Center

Dates: 
06/29/2019
06/30/2019
Time: 
11 am , 12 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm