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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

Silvermine Arts Center

The Silvermine School of Art offers courses and workshops for young children as well as high school students and adults year-round. Students will have a fun and educational experience Silvermine’s 5-acre campus with its barns, classrooms, sculpture walk, and picturesque waterfall.  Younger ones will gain new competence; older students can deepen knowledge of technique and composition or strengthen a portfolio for college. Classes range from painting, drawing, photography, woodworking, ceramics, metal sculpture, printmaking, jewelry, mixed media, and special studies. Our Spring Semester runs 8 weeks starting on April 20, so head to www.silvermineart.org to check out our full Fall offerings or feel free to give us a call at 203-966-6668 ext. 2 with any questions.
1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan , CT , 06840
Phone: 203.966.9700
41° 9' 2.034" N, 73° 27' 1.5732" W

New Canaan Nature Center

The New Canaan Nature Center is a not-for-profit environmental education center and sanctuary dedicated to helping people of all ages better understand, appreciate and care for the world of nature.
144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan , CT , 06840
Phone: 2039669577
41° 9' 11.9088" N, 73° 29' 57.3468" 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! Mystic Seaport Museum offers a number of summer camp programs that provide a unique learning adventure where meeting new friends is fun and easy. Our wide selection of Summer Day Camps offers boys and girls ages 4 to 16 a kid’s-eye-view of maritime history as they explore the Museum; Community Sailing classes let children ages 8 and older build and refine sailing skills; 8- to 15-year-olds can spend a week learning to sail by day and sleeping aboard a historic ship by night in the Joseph Conrad Summer Sailing Camp; and ages 15 and older can sail along the coast as part of the crew of the schooner Brilliant. Select the camp that best suits your children and give them a summer to remember at Mystic Seaport Museum!
75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic , CT , 06355
Phone: 860-572-0711
41° 21' 44.0748" N, 71° 57' 48.1068" 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

Location:

269 Main Street South
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3502

Celebrate Our Earth Free Craft Kit - Woodbury Public Library- CT

Dates: 
04/22/2021
04/23/2021
04/24/2021
Time: 
9:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Community Service Day: Earth Day 2021 - Flanders

Dates: 
04/22/2021
Time: 
9:30 AM

Location:

Westport Continuing Education @ Staples High School
70 North Avenue
Westport, CT, 06880
United States

Phone:

845-331-7900

Craft Westport 2021 - At Staples High School

Dates: 
11/06/2021
11/07/2021
Time: 
Saturday, November 6, from 10-6 Sunday, November 7, from 10-5

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
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United States

Phone:

604-515-7070

Festival du Bois

Dates: 
04/22/2021
04/23/2021
04/24/2021
Time: 
see website

Location:

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

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flander's Field & Forest 5K

Dates: 
06/04/2021
Time: 
6pm

Location:

537 Shuttle Meadow Rd
Southington, CT, 06489
United States

Phone:

(860) 385-4628

Goat Snuggles - Bradley Mountain Farm - Southington, CT

Dates: 
04/24/2021
04/25/2021
04/28/2021
Time: 
Times Vary

Location:

537 Shuttle Meadow Rd
Southington, CT, 06489
United States

Phone:

(860) 385-4628

Goat Walk - Bradley Mountain Farm - Southington, CT

Dates: 
04/26/2021
05/02/2021
05/26/2021
Time: 
Times Vary

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

604-516-6151

Heritage Live! Earth Day Upcycling- Coquitlam Heritage Society

Dates: 
04/22/2021
Time: 
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM PACIFIC

Location:

North Haven Fairgrounds
Washington Ave (Route 5)
North Haven, CT, 06473
United States

Phone:

860 478 5954

Robin Hood Springtime Festival

Dates: 
05/22/2021
05/23/2021
05/29/2021
Time: 
10:30am - 6 pm

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Sheep Shearing Special Admission Day at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
05/08/2021
Time: 
11:00AM – 4:00PM with timed tickets

Organization:

Location:

P.O. Box 600
South Norwalk, CT, 06856
United States

SoNo Arts Festival

Dates: 
08/07/2021
08/08/2021
Time: 
see website for details

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

+1.512.251.8122

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
.
., NY, .
United States

Phone:

604-736-4431

Virtual Upper Tanana Style Beading Workshop

Dates: 
04/24/2021
Time: 
1:00pm – 3:00pm

Organization:

wundorwoven

Location:

5236 VT-100
West Wardsboro, VT, 05360
United States

Phone:

917-999-6793