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Old Sturbridge Village

New England life from 1790-1840 with costumed historians and period demonstrations and buildings. Visitors can explore, touch, try new things, and be part of the action. Hands-on fun is at the heart of everything we do.
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge , MA , 01566
Phone: (508) 347-3362
42° 6' 32.0328" N, 72° 5' 55.5072" W

Connecticut Science Center

With 150 hands-on exhibits, a state-of-the-art 3D digital theater, 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

Location:

33 Church St.
Rocky Hill, CT, 06067
United States

Phone:

860-258-7621

'On Our Own' Preschool Storytime at Cora J. Belden Library

Dates: 
04/25/2018
Time: 
10:15 - 11:30 am

Location:

110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT, 06338
United States

Phone:

(800) 411-9671

17th Century Encampment at the Pequot Museum

Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
Time: 
9 am - 4:30 pm

Location:

324 Montevideo Rd
Avon, CT, 06001
United States

Phone:

8606778571

2018 Summer of Science Adventure

Dates: 
06/25/2018
06/26/2018
06/27/2018
Time: 
9am-4pm

Location:

324 Montevideo Rd
Avon, CT, 06001
United States

Phone:

8606778571

3D Design & Print

Dates: 
04/28/2018
05/05/2018
05/12/2018
Time: 
9am-3pm

Location:

Welles Shipman Ward House
972 Main St
South Glastonbury, CT, 06073
United States

Phone:

860.633.6890

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Animal Demonstrations

Dates: 
07/03/2018
07/18/2018
08/02/2018
Time: 
2 pm

Location:

324 Montevideo Rd
Avon, CT, 06001
United States

Phone:

8606778571

Animation - Claymation! (k-3)

Dates: 
07/02/2018
07/03/2018
07/05/2018
Time: 
9am-4pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Annual Mother's Day Wildflower Talk & Walk

Dates: 
05/13/2018
Time: 
Talk 1 pm—2 pm Walk 2 pm—2:30 pm

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

April Vacation at the New England Carousel Museum

Dates: 
04/24/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Location:

95 Oak St
Glastonbury, CT, 06033
United States

Phone:

(860) 652-7925

Astronomy 101 at the Glastonbury Planetarium

Dates: 
05/16/2018
05/23/2018
Time: 
6:30 - 9 pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291

Bear Grylls Survival Academy Summer Programs 1 Week Program (Boys & Girls Ages 11-17)

Dates: 
07/01/2018
07/02/2018
07/03/2018
Time: 
All Day Friday - Sunday

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291

Bear Grylls Survival Academy Summer Programs 2 Week Program (Boys & Girls Ages 11-17)

Dates: 
07/15/2018
07/16/2018
07/17/2018
Time: 
All Day Friday - Sunday

Location:

725 Hopmeadow Street
Simsbury, CT, 06070
United States

Phone:

860- 658-7663

Location:

1944 Main St
Glastonbury, CT, 06033
United States

Phone:

860.633.6890

Organization:

The Children's Museum

Location:

950 Trout Brook Drive
West Hartford, CT, 06119
United States

Phone:

(860) 231-2824

Butterflies: Winged Wonders at The Children's Museum in West Hartford

Dates: 
06/02/2018
06/03/2018
06/05/2018
Time: 
Tuesday-Saturday 10am to 3pm Sunday Noon to 3pm (open on Mondays beginning June 26)

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Butterfly Tea Party & Story Time

Dates: 
07/11/2018
Time: 
1:30 - 3 pm; Story time at 2 pm

Organization:

Camp Awosting

Location:

296 West Street
Morris, CT, 06763
United States

Phone:

(860) 567-4924

Camp Awosting

Dates: 
06/24/2018
06/25/2018
06/26/2018
Time: 
Overnight- 24 hrs

Organization:

Camp Chinqueka

Location:

PO Box 355
Bantam, CT, 06750
United States

Phone:

(860) 567-4924

Camp Chinqueka

Dates: 
06/24/2018
06/25/2018
06/26/2018
Time: 
Overnight- 24 hrs

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Camp Henry Hird (grades 8-10)

Dates: 
07/01/2018
07/02/2018
07/03/2018
Time: 
All Day

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Camp Wawayanda at Frost Valley YMCA

Dates: 
07/01/2018
07/02/2018
07/03/2018
Time: 
All Day

Location:

323 Broad Street
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

860-285-1910

Cartooning Club at Windsor

Dates: 
05/02/2018
Time: 
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm

Location:

324 Montevideo Rd
Avon, CT, 06001
United States

Phone:

8606778571

Computers: Arduino (4-8)

Dates: 
07/09/2018
07/10/2018
07/11/2018
Time: 
9am-4pm

Location:

324 Montevideo Rd
Avon, CT, 06001
United States

Phone:

8606778571

Computers: Game Making (grades 4-8)

Dates: 
07/02/2018
07/03/2018
07/05/2018
Time: 
9am-4pm

Location:

Litchfield History Museum
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

860-567-4501

Crafternoons: Marvelous Mothers

Dates: 
05/10/2018
Time: 
3:30-5 p.m.

Location:

50 North Main Street
Suffield, CT, 06078
United States

Phone:

860-668-3896

Drop In Rhyme Time at Kent Memorial Library

Dates: 
04/27/2018
Time: 
10:30 am

Location:

110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT, 06338
United States

Phone:

(800) 411-9671

Educational Powwow at the Pequot Museum

Dates: 
07/05/2018
Time: 
11 am - 4:30 pm

Location:

324 Montevideo Rd
Avon, CT, 06001
United States

Phone:

8606778571

Entomology (Sky's the Limit 4-8)

Dates: 
04/28/2018
05/05/2018
05/12/2018
Time: 
9am - 3pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Family Wildife Trivia & Pizza Night

Dates: 
06/21/2018
Time: 
6 – 7:30 pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Farm Camp at Frost Valley YMCA

Dates: 
07/01/2018
07/02/2018
07/03/2018
Time: 
All Day