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Connecticut Historical Society

The mission of the CT Historical Society in Hartford is to inspire and foster a life-long interest in history through exhibitions, fun programs, and Connecticut-related collections,
One Elizabeth Street
Hartford , CT , 06105
Phone: (860) 236-5621
41° 46' 22.5624" N, 72° 42' 18.9972" W

Guidepost Montessori Virtual Camp

Each summer, Guidepost Montessori offers half-day virtual summer camp experiences for Elementary age students 6-12 all summer long, with different themes each week. With Guidepost Summer Camp, your child will have the chance to grow their skills in science, art, creative thinking. Families will need to source some general household products and supplies, and will share a materials list in advance. Available in two time zones: 9:00-12:00pm EST / 9:30-12:30pm PST.
ONLINE EVERYWHERE
Austin , TX , 78613
Phone: (636) 445-5360
30° 30' 42.9912" N, 97° 49' 3.936" 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

Location:

Guilford Green - CT
79 Whitfield St Park St & Broad St
Guilford, CT, 06437
United States

Phone:

203-645-4635

16th Annual Shoreline Jewish Festival

Dates: 
08/14/2022
Time: 
12 pm - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

860) 627-6540

2022 CT Trolley Museum Pumpkin Patch

Dates: 
09/24/2022
09/25/2022
10/01/2022
Time: 
Times vary- Tickets required

Organization:

Location:

Enfield Street at Elm Street
Enfield, CT, 06082
United States

Phone:

(860) 253-6385

2022 Enfield Farmers' Market

Dates: 
08/07/2022
08/14/2022
08/21/2022
Time: 
10 am - 1 pm

Location:

State HWY 23
S. Egremont , MA, 01258
United States

Phone:

413-528-1262

Adventure Camp at Catamount

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
Check Website for Details

Location:

Warren Woods
251 Brick School Rd, Warren CT 06754
Warren, CT, 06754
United States

Phone:

860-868-0740

ASAP! Summer Camp 2022

Dates: 
08/12/2022
Time: 
9AM-3PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

AstroArt Workshop: Beauty of the Heavens

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Astronomy Birthday Celebration

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
08/07/2022
Time: 
7:00pm

Organization:

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

8602427144

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Auttie World Virtual Art Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/06/2022
08/13/2022
08/20/2022
Time: 
1-2pm Eastern Standard Time

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Awakened Heart Designs

Dates: 
08/11/2022
08/18/2022
08/25/2022
Time: 
8:00PM EST

Organization:

Location:

1650 Hartford-New London Turnpike
Montville, CT, 06370
United States

Phone:

(860) 443-4367

Basics of Beading - At Nature's Art Village

Dates: 
09/11/2022
Time: 
1:00PM-5:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

BrainLab

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
08/07/2022
Time: 
Available at all times

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Camp Universe - Telescope Kit Included!

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:

303 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06850
United States

Phone:

203 899 0606

Celebrate the colorful world of Eric Carle! at Stepping Stones

Dates: 
08/06/2022
Time: 
Register for a Time 4 pm - 8 pm

Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

203-394-6565

Chris Rowlands Live! at Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
08/07/2022
Time: 
Shows at 11 am, 1 and 3 pm daily

Organization:

Location:

239 BANK STREET
NEW LONDON, CT, 06320
United States

Phone:

860.447.2519

Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival- 2022

Dates: 
09/09/2022
09/10/2022
09/11/2022
Time: 
check website

Organization:

Location:

61 Main St
Torrington, CT, 06790
United States

Phone:

(860) 618-7700

CT Summer at the Museum at KidsPlay!

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
08/07/2022
Time: 
Timed Tickets Needed

Organization:

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

Family Program: Back to School

Dates: 
09/03/2022
Time: 
11:00am - 2:00pm

Organization:

Location:

800 Main Street
Hartford, CT, 06130
United States

Phone:

860.522.6766

Farmers Market at the Old State House

Dates: 
08/06/2022
08/13/2022
08/20/2022
Time: 
10 am - 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Flanders Summer Camp!

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
HALF DAY: 9AM–1PM or 1–5PM ALL-DAY: 9AM–5PM

Organization:

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

Free First Saturday at the CT Historical Society

Dates: 
08/06/2022
09/03/2022
10/01/2022
Time: 
9 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Flamig Farm Inc.

Location:

7 Shingle Mill Road
West Simsbury, CT, 06092
United States

Phone:

860.658.5070 ext.2

Fun on the Farm - Ages 4 to 5

Dates: 
09/06/2022
09/08/2022
09/13/2022
Time: 
12:30pm- 2:00pm

iD Tech

iD Tech is the world’s #1 summer STEM program for ages 7-17, held at 150+ prestigious locations nationwide. With world-class instructors and innovative courses in coding, game development, robotics, and design, iD Tech programs instill in-demand skills that embolden students to shape the future.
Held at 150+ Locations Nationwide
. , TX , .
Phone: 1-888-709-TECH
41° 41' 48.3108" N, 72° 43' 15.1392" W

Location:

303 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06850
United States

Phone:

203-899-0606

In Person Summer Camps at Stepping Stones

Dates: 
08/05/2022
Time: 
9:00 am – 3:00 pm Extended care available for a fee: 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Kids 3x3 Rubiks Cube Camp

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
various times available- please check website

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Kids 3x3 Rubiks Cube Camp

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
various times available- please check website

Organization:

Location:

18 Camp Half-Moon Rd
Great Barrington, MA, 01230
United States

Phone:

(888) 528-0940 or (413) 528-094

Kimama Half Moon Day Camp!

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
MONDAY – FRIDAY 8:30 TO 4:30 HALF DAY AVAILABLE FOR TIGERS AND PIONEERS ONLY 8:30 – 12:30

Organization:

Flamig Farm Inc.

Location:

7 Shingle Mill Road
West Simsbury, CT, 06092
United States

Phone:

860.658.5070 ext.2

Little Farmers Center

Dates: 
09/07/2022
09/09/2022
09/12/2022
Time: 
9:30am-12:00pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Math through Dungeons & Dragons

Dates: 
08/09/2022
08/16/2022
08/23/2022
Time: 
6:00PM EST

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Medics Camps Online

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

MehtA+ AI in Visual Arts Camp

Dates: 
08/05/2022
Time: 
9:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Monster Magic Camp - Session 2

Dates: 
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
Time: 
1:00PM-3:00PM EST

Location:

Augur Field
290 Forest Rd
Northford, CT, 06472
United States

Phone:

(203) 484-6017

North Branford Potato & Corn Festival

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/06/2022
08/07/2022
Time: 
Thursday, Aug. 4 from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5 from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 203.

Overnight Summer Camp - Frost Valley YMCA

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/07/2022
08/08/2022
Time: 
See website for details

Location:

Goshen Fairgrounds
116 Old Middle St
Goshen , CT, 06756
United States

Phone:

860-828-9818

Podunk Bluegrass Music Festival

Dates: 
08/11/2022
08/12/2022
08/13/2022
Time: 
Check website for full details

Location:

335 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT, 06117
United States

Phone:

860-236-4571

Registration Open for Summer Camps & Programs- 2022- Mandell JCC

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
Check website for specific camp times

Organization:

Location:

70 Gracey Road
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-693-0263

Roaring Brook Nature Center's SUMMER 2022 Programs

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am - NOON (1 - 4pm for afternoon program may be available if AM program fills)

Organization:

Location:

1275 Silas Deane Hwy
Wethersfield, CT, 06109
United States

Phone:

8604365821

Romp n' Roll Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/09/2022
08/11/2022
08/16/2022
Time: 
9am - 12pm

Location:

55 South Main Street
Suffield, CT, 06078
United States

Phone:

(860) 668-0055

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Secret Agent Magic Camp - Session 2

Dates: 
08/15/2022
08/16/2022
08/17/2022
Time: 
1:00PM-3:00PM EST

Organization:

Location:

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

Smithsonian Museum Day 2022

Dates: 
09/17/2022
Time: 
Times vary by museum

Location:

Downtown South Norwalk
.
South Norwalk, CT, .
United States

SoNo Arts Festival

Dates: 
08/06/2022
08/07/2022
Time: 
August 6 - Saturday 10am - 6pm August 7 - Sunday 10am - 5pm

Organization:

Location:

196-200 N. Main Street
Southington, CT, 06489
United States

Phone:

860-378-4481

Southington Apple Harvest Festival

Dates: 
09/30/2022
10/01/2022
10/02/2022
Time: 
Check website for hours

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Spanish Immersion Virtual Camps by Language Kids World

Dates: 
08/05/2022
Time: 
10:00-11:30 AM or 5:00-6:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

56 Lexington St
New Britain, CT, 06052
United States

Phone:

860.229.0257

Summer Art Adventures: Explore, Make, Play at the New Britain Museum of American Art

Dates: 
08/09/2022
08/10/2022
08/11/2022
Time: 
9 am - 12 pm

Organization:

Location:

501 Wolcott Road
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

860-583-1234

Summer Camp - Adventurers Campers entering 6th - 10th grades - Indian Rock Nature Preserve - Bristol , CT

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

501 Wolcott Road
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

860-583-1234

Summer Camp - Earth Magic Campers entering K - 1st grade - Indian Rock Nature Preserve - Bristol , CT

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

501 Wolcott Road
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

860-583-1234

Summer Camp - Explorers Campers entering 4th - 5th grades - Indian Rock Nature Preserve - Bristol , CT

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

501 Wolcott Road
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

860-583-1234

Summer Camp - Rangers Campers entering 8th - 10th grades - Indian Rock Nature Preserve - Bristol , CT

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/15/2022
08/16/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

501 Wolcott Road
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

860-583-1234

Summer Camp -Discoverers Campers entering 2nd - 3rd grades - Indian Rock Nature Preserve - Bristol , CT

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " Adventure Camp " (ages 5-13)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " Amazing Animals Camp " (ages 7-10)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " Amazing Animals Camp " (ages 7-10)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " Farm to Feast Cooking Camp " (ages 8-12)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " Farm to Feast Cooking Camp " (ages 8-12)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " Junior Counselors " (ages 14-16)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " Sprouts Camp " (ages 4-5)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " Treehouse Camp " (ages 5-12)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

358 Springside Ave.
New Haven, CT, 06515
United States

Phone:

(203) 389-4333

Summer Camp 2022 - With Common Ground " West Rock Rangers Camp " (ages 11-14)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
8:30AM-3:00PM

Location:

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT, 06824
United States

Phone:

(203) 259-1598

Summer Camp at Fairfield Museum and History Center (Ages 7-12)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9:00am – 3:00pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - (Grades 1-3)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - (Grades 4-6)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - (Grades 7-10)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT, 06355-1997
United States

Phone:

860.572.5955

Summer Camp at Mystic Aquarium - (Pre K - K)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9am

Location:

788 Quayside Dr
New Westminster, BC, V3M 6z6
Canada

Phone:

6045218401

Summer Camps at the Fraser River Discovery Centre!

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
Monday - Friday, 9:00AM - 4:00PM

Organization:

Location:

200 Bloomfield Ave
West Hartford, CT, 06117
United States

Phone:

8607684432

Summer Place

Dates: 
08/05/2022
Time: 
8:30am-4:30pm

Organization:

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

S’more History, S’more Fun!

Dates: 
08/06/2022
Time: 
11:00am - 2:00pm

Location:

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza
300 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

860-713-3131

Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival

Dates: 
08/06/2022
Time: 
11:00am - 9:00pm

Location:

1305 Memorial Avenue (Rte. 147)
West Springfield, CT, 01089
United States

Phone:

413.205.5041

The Big E!

Dates: 
09/16/2022
09/17/2022
09/18/2022
Time: 
Hours vary- check website

Organization:

Location:

15 Fairgrounds Road P.O. Box 410
Brooklyn, CT, 06234
United States

Phone:

(860) 779-0012

The Brooklyn Fair - CT

Dates: 
08/25/2022
08/26/2022
08/27/2022
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Location:

38 Curtis Road
Washington, CT, 06793
United States

Phone:

(860) 868-0518, ext103

The Institute for American Indian Studies' Summer Camp (Ages 6 – 12)

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Organization:

Flamig Farm Inc.

Location:

7 Shingle Mill Road
West Simsbury, CT, 06092
United States

Phone:

860.658.5070 ext.2

Toddlers on the Farm - Ages 2 to 3

Dates: 
09/06/2022
09/08/2022
09/13/2022
Time: 
Times Vary - see website

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Astronomy & Space Academy

Dates: 
08/05/2022
08/08/2022
08/09/2022
Time: 
12:00pm - 12:45pm

Location:

2132 Middlebury Road
Middlebury, CT, 06762
United States

Phone:

1-800-FOR-PARK

Wings & Things at Quassy

Dates: 
08/11/2022
Time: 
4 PM – 8 PM

Organization:

Location:

1650 Hartford-New London Turnpike
Montville, CT, 06370
United States

Phone:

(860) 443-4367

Wire Wrapping Class - At Nature's Art Village

Dates: 
09/04/2022
Time: 
1:00PM-4:00PM