6-8 years | What’s happening in Fairfield County, CT

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

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

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

Great Play of Scarsdale

Their high-energy award-winning programs for kids develop motor, sports, and social skills, setting the stage for lifelong confidence and physical fitness, in their one-of-a-kind Interactive Gym™. Great Learning. Great Fun. Great Play!
969B Central Park Ave.
Scarsdale , NY , 10583
Phone: 914.713.3470
40° 59' 30.0012" N, 73° 49' 23.0736" W

Great Play of Stamford

A Unique Kids Gym where development is turned into FUN. Classes from 6 mos to 12 yrs old. We create a fun,safe environment for children to learn and grow. Our Motor skill and sport skill development classes help create a healthy lifestyle.
2000 West Main St.
Stamford , CT , 06902
Phone: 203-978-1333
41° 2' 54.2256" N, 73° 33' 49.6728" W

Ridgefield Academy

Ridgefield Academy is committed to providing a program that gives students a core foundation in math, language arts, history, science, world language, and public speaking that is complemented by a wide range of additional curricular activities in athletics, the arts, and community service. RA empowers every child to realize his or her unique potential by bringing together academic excellence, inspiring faculty, innovative programming, and a diverse, supportive community.
223 West Mountain Rd
Ridgefield , CT , 06877
Phone: 203-894-1800
41° 17' 48.9048" N, 73° 32' 2.6412" W

Silvermine Arts Center

The Silvermine School of Art summer Art Studio camps and workshops for students offer extraordinary opportunities for young children as well as high school students. Students will meet new friends and have fun on 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.  We offer over 120 art studio sessions in painting, drawing, photography, woodworking, ceramics, metal sculpture, printmaking, jewelry, mixed media and special studies. Sessions run in one-week sessions for ages 4 to 17. Sessions are available for two age groups: Juniors (ages: 4-10) and Youth (ages 11-17).  The first session begins on June 17 and camps run through August 28. For additional information contact the school office, 203-966-6668, ext. 2 or visit our website: www.silvermineart.org.
1037 Silvermine Road
New Canaan , CT , 06840
Phone: 203.966.9700
41° 9' 2.034" N, 73° 27' 1.5732" W

Play-Well TEKnologies - Fairfield County

Play-Well TEKnologies teaches Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math concepts by using LEGO® materials. Have a blast learning through play with LEGO®! We offer camps, workshops, after-school enrichment and birthday parties!
364 Sport Hill Road
Easton , CT , 06612
Phone: 203-517-5274
41° 14' 43.368" N, 73° 16' 30.0936" W

Gymnastics and Cheerleading Academy

At Gymnastics and Cheerleading Academy we offer gymnastics, dance, cheerleading, tumbling, parkour, martial arts and tricking, birthday parties and have space for special events. Please call the gym to get further information. 203-610-8200
85 Mill Plain Road
Fairfield , CT , 06824
Phone: 203-610-8200
41° 8' 30.912" N, 73° 16' 0.2964" W

The Long Ridge School

An independent co-ed day school in Stamford for 2-year-olds through Grade 5. We believe children flourish in a small, caring and academically challenging environment where learning is an active and joyful experience.
478 Erskine Road
Stamford , CT , 06903
Phone: 203-322-7693
41° 8' 25.8" N, 73° 36' 0.7416" W

New Pond Farm Education Center

New Pond Farm Education Center is an environmental education center with a small working farm located on 102-acres in West Redding Connecticut where our mission is: "On every acre, in all we do, we plant seeds for a lifetime of active engagement with the natural world."
101 Marchant Road
West Redding , CT , 06896
Phone: (203) 938-2117
41° 19' 0.5736" N, 73° 25' 45.7968" W

Next Dimension Gymnastics

We encourage the pursuit of excellence in all aspects of gymnastics recognizing that success is not measured in victories but in the joy of participation.
25 Lindeman Dr.
Trumbull , CT , 06611
Phone: 203-372-3222
41° 13' 51.618" N, 73° 11' 52.3392" W

Curtain Call, Inc.

Curtain Call, Inc. is Stamford's longest-running and only nonprofit, theatre-producing company, offering year-round comedies, dramas, musicals, concert events, performance workshops, full-day vacation programs, Summer Youth Theatre and summer outdoor Shakespeare on the Green for nearly 30 years. Voted BEST LOCAL THEATRE GROUP ten years in a row by readers of Fairfield County Weekly and BEST PERFORMING ARTS GROUP ten years running by StamfordPlus Magazine. Recipient of the 2011 Governor's Award for Excellence in Culture and Tourism and the 2016 ACE Award for Excellence in the Arts.
1349 Newfield Avenue
Stamford , CT , 06905
Phone: 203-329-8207
41° 6' 20.61" N, 73° 31' 48.9828" W

Franc-O-Fun French for Children LLC

From the first “Bonjour, les enfants!” to the last “Au Revoir” children ages 3-12, are immersed in the beauty of the French language the learning reinforced with boundless creativity, and a “joie de vivre” that is uniquely Franc-O-Fun! Locations in Wilton, Weston and Easton.
285 Lyons Plain Road
Weston , CT , 06897
Phone: 203-762-5645
41° 13' 19.2576" N, 73° 20' 51.3024" W