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Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Bike Tour of Black Rock

Dates: 
09/08/2018
Time: 
1:30 PM-3:30 PM

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: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
9am-4pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Animal Demonstrations

Dates: 
08/23/2018
Time: 
2 pm

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Archaeology Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Dates: 
10/13/2018
Time: 
2 pm

Location:

Tapping Reeve Meadow
82 South Street
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

860-567-4501

August Summer Fun Community Week

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
3:00-5:00 p.m.

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: 
08/17/2018
08/19/2018
08/20/2018
Time: 
All Day Friday - Sunday

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Black Rock Harbor Boat Tour

Dates: 
09/08/2018
Time: 
4-5:30 PM

Organization:

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: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
Tuesday-Saturday 10am to 3pm Sunday Noon to 3pm (open on Mondays beginning June 26)

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Butterfly Encounter at the Connecticut Science Center!

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
varies, see below

Organization:

Camp Awosting

Location:

296 West Street
Morris, CT, 06763
United States

Phone:

(860) 567-4924

Camp Awosting

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
Overnight- 24 hrs

Organization:

Camp Chinqueka

Location:

PO Box 355
Bantam, CT, 06750
United States

Phone:

(860) 567-4924

Camp Chinqueka

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
Overnight- 24 hrs

Location:

3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
United States

Phone:

540-896-7600

Camp Discover

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
please see website for further details

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: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
All Day

Location:

3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
United States

Phone:

540-896-7600

Camp Horizon - Discover

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
please see website for further details

Location:

3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
United States

Phone:

540-896-7600

Camp Horizon- Equestrian Camp (ages 8-16)

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
Overnight Camp

Location:

3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
United States

Phone:

540-896-7600

Camp Horizon-Horizons Outdoor Adventure Camps (ages 13-16)

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
Overnight Camp

Location:

3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
United States

Phone:

540-896-7600

Camp Horizon-Horizons Outdoor Adventure Camps (ages 13-16)

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
Overnight Camp

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: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
All Day

Organization:

Quassy Amusement Park

Location:

2132 Middlebury Road
Middlebury, CT, 06762
United States

Phone:

203-758-2913

Carload Labor Day at Quassy Amusement Park!

Dates: 
09/03/2018
Time: 
11 am - 7 pm

Location:

239 BANK STREET
NEW LONDON, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

860-447-2519

Connecticut Schooner Festival and Chowder Challenge

Dates: 
09/05/2018
09/06/2018
09/07/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Location:

25 Sigourney Street
Hartford, CT, 06106
United States

CT Annual Tax Free Week!

Dates: 
08/19/2018
08/20/2018
08/21/2018
Time: 
all day

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: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
All Day

Location:

110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT, 06338
United States

Phone:

(800) 411-9671

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Firelight Festival

Dates: 
11/30/2018
Time: 
4-8 pm

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders Summer Camp!

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/20/2018
08/21/2018
Time: 
9 AM – 1 PM or 1 - 5 PM or ALL DAY, 9 AM - 5 PM

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Flappers: Fashion and Freedom

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

56 Egypt Rd
Somers, CT, 06071
United States

Phone:

(860) 749-6527

Four Town Fair

Dates: 
09/13/2018
09/14/2018
09/15/2018
Time: 
Thursday 4:00 pm—10:00 pm Friday 4:00 pm—11:00 pm Saturday 8:00 am—11:00 pm Sunday 8:00 am—7:30 pm

Location:

625 Williams Street
New London, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

860-443-2545

Free Admission at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum!

Dates: 
09/01/2018
10/06/2018
11/03/2018
Time: 
all day

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

Free First Saturday at the CT Historical Society

Dates: 
09/01/2018
10/06/2018
11/03/2018
Time: 
9 am - 5 pm

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Halloween Hysterics at Henry's

Dates: 
10/27/2018
Time: 
10:00-4:30

Location:

248 Old Whitfield Street
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-453-2457

Harvesting History

Dates: 
11/23/2018
Time: 
10:00-4:30

Organization:

Hebron Harvest Fair

Location:

347 Gilead Street
Hebron, CT, 06248
United States

Phone:

860-228-0542

Hebron Harvest Fair

Dates: 
09/06/2018
09/07/2018
09/08/2018
Time: 
varies check website

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Location:

110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT, 06338
United States

Phone:

(800) 411-9671

Honoring The Veterans Powwow at the Pequot Museum

Dates: 
11/10/2018
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Houses & Homes for Fairies & Gnomes

Dates: 
08/20/2018
08/21/2018
08/22/2018
Time: 
10 am—4 pm

Location:

Canton Community Center
40 Dyer Center
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

Intro to STEM LEGO-Inspired Engineering Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
9:00am - 12:00pm

Location:

Litchfield Community Center
421 Bantam Rd
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

Intro to STEM LEGO-Inspired Engineering Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/27/2018
08/31/2018
Time: 
9:00am - 12:00pm

Location:

Canton Community Center
40 Dyer Avenue
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

Intro to STEM with LEGO® Materials

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
9:00am – 12:00pm

Location:

Newington Jump On In
405 Alumni Rd.
Newington, CT, 06111
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

Intro to STEM with LEGO® Materials

Dates: 
08/20/2018
08/21/2018
08/22/2018
Time: 
9:00am – 12:00pm

Location:

Newington Jump On In
405 Alumni Rd.
Newington, CT, 06111
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

Jedi Engineering with LEGO® Materials

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
9:00am – 12:00pm

Location:

Newington Jump On In
405 Alumni Rd.
Newington, CT, 06111
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

Jedi Master Engineering with LEGO® Materials

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
1:00pm – 4:00pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(860) 231-2824

Kids Can Compost at The Children's Museum in West Hartford

Dates: 
08/21/2018
08/23/2018
08/28/2018
Time: 
10:30 am and 2 pm

Location:

110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT, 06338
United States

Phone:

(800) 411-9671

Lacrosse Experience 2018 at the Pequot Museum

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
10 am - 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(860) 231-2824

Little Explorers at The Children's Museum in West Hartford

Dates: 
08/22/2018
08/29/2018
09/05/2018
Time: 
10 - 11 am

Organization:

Location:

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

203-852-0700, ext. 1201

Maritime Aquarium Summer Camp programs

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/20/2018
08/21/2018
Time: 
9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Organization:

Location:

1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA, 01566
United States

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Militia Weekend at Old Sturbridge Village!

Dates: 
09/01/2018
09/02/2018
Time: 
9:30 am - 5 pm

Location:

Litchfield Community Center
421 Bantam Rd
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

Mine! Craft! Build! LEGO-Inspired Engineering Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
9:00am - 12:00pm

Location:

Litchfield Community Center
421 Bantam Rd
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Monkey Meet and Greet with Curious George

Dates: 
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
08/25/2018
Time: 
11:00 am-2:00 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Museum After Dark: Connecticut Icons

Dates: 
09/20/2018
Time: 
6:30-8:30 PM

Organization:

NextGen SmartyPants

Location:

100 ALBANY TURNPIKE The Shoppes at Farmington Valley
Canton, CT, 01019
United States

NextGen SmartyPants Weekly STEM Summer Camp at The Shoppes at Farmington Valley

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/20/2018
08/21/2018
Time: 
9:00AM - 12:00pm, 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Organization:

Northwest Park

Location:

145 Lang Rd
Windsor, CT, 06095
United States

Phone:

(860) 285-1886

Northwest Park's Country Fair

Dates: 
09/15/2018
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Now Playing: Amazon Adventure

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
Tues.-Fri.: 1Pm & 3PM; Sat.-Sun.: 11AM, 1PM, 3PM

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Now Playing: Backyard Wilderness

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
Tues.-Fri.: 2PM & 4PM; Sat.-Sun.: 12PM, 2PM, & 4PM

Location:

Route 23A PO Box 295
Hunter, NY, 12442
United States

Phone:

800-486-8376

OKTOBERFEST at Hunter Mountain

Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
Time: 
Varies

Location:

59 Shepard Street
Cambridge, MA, 02138
United States

Outreach Coordinators

Dates: 
08/19/2018
08/20/2018
08/21/2018
Time: 
August 19th (12pm) - August 24th (12pm)

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-520-2167

Petit Family Foundation Harvest Day

Dates: 
09/22/2018
Time: 
11AM-4PM

Location:

1 Jewell Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-585-5411

Princess Tea at The Bushnell Park Carousel

Dates: 
08/19/2018
09/23/2018
10/21/2018
Time: 
1 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

860.633.6890

SAILING BACK INTO GLASTONBURY HISTORY

Dates: 
08/21/2018
08/28/2018
Time: 
1:00 p.m. - 4:00

Location:

110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT, 06338
United States

Phone:

(800) 411-9671

Schemitzun at the Pequot Museum

Dates: 
08/25/2018
08/26/2018
Time: 
10:00 am-10:00 pm Sat, 10:00 am - 6:00pm Sun

Location:

Various locations
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United States

Smithsonian Museum Day

Dates: 
09/22/2018
Time: 
See website/location

Location:

80 Whitehall Rd PO Box 368
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

8605670857

Star Party!

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
8 pm

Location:

Canton Community Center
40 Dyer Center
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

STEM Challenge LEGO-Inspired Engineering Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Location:

Litchfield Community Center
421 Bantam Rd
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

STEM Challenge LEGO-Inspired Engineering Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/27/2018
08/31/2018
Time: 
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Location:

Canton Community Center
40 Dyer Center
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

STEM Challenge with LEGO® Materials

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
1:00pm – 4:00pm

Location:

Newington Jump On In
405 Alumni Rd.
Newington, CT, 06111
United States

Phone:

203-517-5274

STEM Challenge with LEGO® Materials

Dates: 
08/20/2018
08/21/2018
08/22/2018
Time: 
1:00pm – 4:00pm

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: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
11:30 AM & 1 PM

Organization:

Appel Farm Arts Camp

Location:

457 Shirley Rd
Elmer, NJ, 08318
United States

Phone:

+1 856-358-2472

Summer Camp at Appel Farm Arts Camp

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
Overnight

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202177

Summer Vacation Exploration Camp

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
8AM-4PM

Location:

1 Jewell Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-585-5411

Take A Ride on the Bushnell Park Carousel!

Dates: 
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
08/25/2018
Time: 
11 am - 5 pm

Location:

30 Town House Rd
Durham, CT, 06422
United States

Phone:

(860) 349-9495

The 99th Annual Durham Fair

Dates: 
09/27/2018
09/28/2018
09/29/2018
Time: 
Thursday: 4:00pm – 10:00pm Friday: 9:00am – 10:00pm Saturday: 9:00am – 11:00pm Sunday: 9:00am – 7:00pm

Organization:

Location:

1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA, 01566
United States

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

The Charlotte’s Web Experience at Old Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
.11 am and 1:30 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

12032591598

Location:

1 Royce Circle
Mansfield, CT, 06268
United States

Phone:

(860)486-8580

The World of Puppetry at UCONN's Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry!

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
11 am - 7 pm

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

12032591598

Town Green Walking Tours

Dates: 
08/18/2018
Time: 
2 – 3:30pm

Organization:

Location:

250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

8605202177

Trailblazers Camp

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
8AM-4PM

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Trails @ Twilight

Dates: 
08/22/2018
Time: 
7:30 - 8:45 pm

Organization:

The Fire Museum

Location:

230 Pine Street
Manchester, CT, 06040
United States

Phone:

860-649-9436

Visit The Fire Museum!

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/24/2018
Time: 
12 - 4 pm

Organization:

Wolcott Country Fair

Location:

245 Wolcott Rd.
Wolcott, CT, 06716
United States

Phone:

(203) 910-0645

Wolcott Country Fair

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
Time: 
varies

Location:

3475 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT, 06111
United States

Phone:

(860)-760-8100

Yummy Toddlers Baking Class at Stew Leonards

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
Varies, see below

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6563

Zoo Patrol Week Three - 9 to 11 Year Olds at Beardsley Zoo

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
9 am - 12:30 pm