Hands-on | 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

Chelsea Piers Connecticut

Chelsea Piers Connecticut offers the best and most comprehensive sports programs in Fairfield County. Athletes of all ages and abilities will find 465,000 square feet of unparalleled sports facilities and a vast array of sports classes, camps, leagues and programs.
One Blachley Road
Stamford , CT , 06902
Phone: 203.989.1100
41° 3' 5.8716" N, 73° 30' 57.708" W

TennisCT

TennisCT is a network of 5 indoor and outdoor tennis clubs located throughout Fairfield County where players go to connect with others who love the game. Playing at a TennisCT club gives you access to world-class tennis programs, tennis facilities, special tournaments, USTA play, leagues, social events, and of course, the best instructors and staff. It’s what makes a TennisCT club more than just a place for tennis lessons.
815 Post Rd. 2nd Floor
Darien , CT , 06820 41° 4' 43.3776" N, 73° 28' 8.2812" 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

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

Katonah Art Center

The Katonah Art Center now located at 40 Radio Circle in Mt. Kisco with easy access for families in Armonk, Bedford & Chappaqua. The Katonah Art Center is Westchester’s go-to hub for students looking to learn about and excel in the visual arts. Drawing, painting, pottery, sculpture, photography, fused glass, jewelry-making, 3D printing, digital arts and more! All ages and all levels welcome. After school and weekend classes available.
40 Radio Circle Drive
Mt Kisco , NY , 10549
Phone: 9142324843
41° 11' 34.242" N, 73° 44' 4.4484" W

Clay Art Center

Have your kids unplug with mud and discover the mindfulness benefits of working with clay at Clay Art Center’s award winning youth classes and weekly themed half & full-day SUMMER CAMPS for children & teens ages 6 – 15.
40 Beech Street
Port Chester , NY , 10573
Phone: (914) 937-2047
40° 59' 46.518" N, 73° 39' 47.6424" W

Mystic Seaport Museum - Mystic, CT

Mystic Seaport Museum is the nation's leading maritime history museum whose 19 acre waterfront campus includes a 19th-century seafaring village, tall ships and small boats, exhibit galleries, a renowned planetarium and much more!
75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic , CT , 06355
Phone: 860-572-0711
41° 21' 44.0748" N, 71° 57' 48.1068" W

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Location:

111 N. Main St.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 584-6100

All Heart Nests- Rockwell Park Pavilion

Dates: 
05/02/2020
Time: 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Location:

Locations throughout the United States
Administered from Washington, DC, 20560
United States

CANCELED: Smithsonian Museum Day 2020- canceled for 2020

Dates: 
04/04/2020
Time: 
See website/location

Location:

Van Vleck Farm Sanctuary
5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flander's Field & Forest 5K

Dates: 
06/05/2020
Time: 
Check website for details

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Lake Compounce

Location:

822 Lake Avenue
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

860-583-3300

Holiday Lights at Lake Compounce

Dates: 
11/14/2020
11/15/2020
11/20/2020
Time: 
4 pm

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Location:

101 Marchant Road
West Redding, CT, 06896
United States

Phone:

(203) 938-2117

Knitting & Spinning by the Fire

Dates: 
04/05/2020
Time: 
12 - 3 p.m.

Location:

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
39 Fitzgerald Street
Yonkers, NY, 10710
United States

Phone:

866-243-0770

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester Launches Sensory Friendly LEGO Days

Dates: 
05/07/2020
07/09/2020
09/10/2020
Time: 
10am8pm

Location:

39 Fitzgerald Street
Yonkers, NY, 10710
United States

Phone:

914-775-6018

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester Sensory Friendly Nights!

Dates: 
05/07/2020
07/09/2020
09/10/2020
Time: 
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

(203) 394-6563

Planet Party at the Beardsley Zoo!

Dates: 
06/13/2020
06/14/2020
Time: 
all day

Location:

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

Phone:

2039003349

Sensory-Sensitive Saturday at Greenwich Audubon

Dates: 
04/11/2020
05/09/2020
06/13/2020
Time: 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM