Hands-on | What’s happening in Fairfield County, CT

Fairfield County's online guide to arts, culture, & recreation!

Discovery Museum and Planetarium

Fuel your child's wild curiosity and innate creativity with three floors of hands-on exhibits, shows and activities! Explore the cosmos with daily planetarium shows. Touch a meteorite that fell to Earth 50,000 years ago. Capture the thrill of wild weather, take a tour of exoplanets, or unlock the secrets of the Earth on a giant, 3-D sphere. Discover an “Energy Network” with catapults, solar power and simple machines. Test physics (without even knowing!) using pulley chairs, levers, and giant magnets. Create a masterpiece on a massive Light-Brite station, or challenge yourself in the “DARE to Discover” gallery.
4450 Park Avenue
Bridgeport , CT , 06604
Phone: 203-372-3521
41° 12' 56.0124" N, 73° 14' 1.3488" W

Location:

Bedford St., Stamford Downtown
Bedford St.
Stamford , CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

2033485285

Arts & Crafts on Bedford

Dates: 
09/15/2018
Time: 
11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Organization:

Darien Nature Center

Location:

120 Brookside Dr.
Darien, CT, 06820
United States

Phone:

203-655-7459

Babes in the Woods (Caregiver & Child Nature Class)

Dates: 
09/24/2018
09/28/2018
10/01/2018
Time: 
9:30-10:15 or 10:45-11:30 AM

Location:

Latham Park
Prospect St
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States

Phone:

2033485285

Bark in the Park

Dates: 
09/23/2018
Time: 
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Butterfly Encounter at the Connecticut Science Center!

Dates: 
07/22/2018
07/24/2018
07/25/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Location:

40 Beech Street
Port Chester, NY, 10573
United States

Phone:

9149372047

Clay Art Center's Summer 2018 Camps

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/30/2018
08/06/2018
Time: 
10:00am

Organization:

Location:

40 Beech Street
Port Chester, NY, 10573
United States

Phone:

9149372047

Clay Art Center's Summer 2018 Camps

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/30/2018
08/06/2018
Time: 
Varies per camp

Location:

Playland Parkway
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 813-7010

Customer Appreciation Day at Playland

Dates: 
09/09/2018
Time: 
check website

Location:

Playland Parkway
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 813-7010

First Responders Day at Playland

Dates: 
09/08/2018
Time: 
check website

Location:

Playland Parkway
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

(914) 813-7010

International Friendship Day at Playland

Dates: 
08/05/2018
Time: 
12 pm - 10 pm

Location:

1450 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT, 06905
United States

Phone:

(203) 322-3496 Ext. 500

King Academic Summer Program - Fun Camp

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/24/2018
07/25/2018
Time: 
9 am - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

824 Ethan Allen Highway
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
United States

Phone:

203-403-3236

Open House on July 28, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Dates: 
07/28/2018
Time: 
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202192

Story Time at the Connecticut Science center presented by ProHealth Physicians, part of OptumCare

Dates: 
07/22/2018
07/23/2018
07/24/2018
Time: 
11:30 AM & 1 PM