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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

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

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

A Week In the Life of A Marine Biologist

Dates: 
08/05/2019
08/06/2019
08/07/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Alice in Wonderland Mad Tea Party

Dates: 
03/31/2019
Time: 
1 PM – 3 PM

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Animal Antics Summer Camp (gr. 1 - 3)

Dates: 
06/24/2019
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Animal Spotlight Summer Camp For Toddlers/Parents

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/08/2019
07/15/2019
Time: 
Mondays, 1:00 pm-2:00 pm; Wednesdays, 1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

339 South Road
East Hartland, CT, 06027
United States

Phone:

(860) 653-2038

Annual Maple Festival

Dates: 
03/09/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Annual Pancake Breakfast at Flanders

Dates: 
03/03/2019
Time: 
8 am - 12 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Aqua Camp (gr. 7 - 10)

Dates: 
07/15/2019
07/16/2019
07/17/2019
Time: 
Monday & Tuesday, 8:30am-4:00pm; Wednesday 8:30am (overnight on 7/17, 8/14) – Thursday 8:30am:

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Aquarium Fun Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
07/03/2019
Time: 
Monday – Wednesday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Bear Grylls Survival Academy Teen Summer Programs

Dates: 
06/30/2019
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
Time: 
check website for details

Organization:

Location:

.
Various Cities, IA, .
United States

Phone:

(866) 846-7892

Breakthrough Basketball Camps- Hartford

Dates: 
04/26/2019
04/27/2019
04/28/2019
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Camp KO

Location:

170 Kingswood Rd
West Hartford, CT, CT, 06119
United States

Phone:

8607275032

Camp KO 2019

Dates: 
06/17/2019
06/18/2019
06/19/2019
Time: 
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

Children Free Week

Dates: 
02/20/2019
02/21/2019
02/22/2019
Time: 
10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Cinderella's Ball

Dates: 
09/29/2019
Time: 
1 PM – 3 PM

Organization:

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860.572.0711.

Death in the Ice: The Mystery of the Franklin Expedition at Mystic Seaport!

Dates: 
02/20/2019
02/21/2019
02/22/2019
Time: 
9 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-5322

Decoration Day at Mystic Seaport

Dates: 
05/27/2019
Time: 
9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Dinosaurs Summer Camp (gr. 1 - 3)

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

242 East Main Street
Thomaston, CT, 06787
United States

Phone:

860-283-RAIL (7245)

Easter Bunny Express

Dates: 
04/13/2019
04/14/2019
04/20/2019
Time: 
varies

Organization:

My Gym West Hartford

Location:

150 S Main St
West Hartford, CT, 06107
United States

Easter Egg Hunt

Dates: 
04/13/2019
Time: 
9 AM

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Eco Explorers Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Endangered Species Summer Camp (gr. 1 - 3)

Dates: 
07/29/2019
07/30/2019
07/31/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Environmental Conservation Camp(gr. 7 - 10)

Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Fairy Party With Tinkerbell

Dates: 
04/26/2019
Time: 
4 PM – 6 PM

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Families Cook at Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
02/20/2019
Time: 
5:00 - 9:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Family Farm Fest at Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
04/13/2019
04/14/2019
04/20/2019
Time: 
9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

36 Perimeter Road
Windsor Locks, CT, 06096
United States

Phone:

(860) 623-3305

February School Vacation Week Activities

Dates: 
02/20/2019
02/21/2019
02/22/2019
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Location:

One Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT, 06105
United States

Phone:

(860) 236-5621

Free First Saturday at the CT Historical Society

Dates: 
03/02/2019
04/06/2019
05/04/2019
Time: 
9 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Quassy Amusement Park

Location:

2132 Middlebury Road
Middlebury, CT, 06762
United States

Phone:

203-758-2913

Free Rides For Preschoolers At Quassy Amusement Park

Dates: 
05/19/2019
Time: 
11 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Frost Valley YMCA Day Camp

Dates: 
07/01/2019
07/02/2019
07/03/2019
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Hebron Maple Festival

Location:

Route 66 to Hebron center
Hebron, CT, 06248
United States

Phone:

860-423-6389

Hebron Maple Festival

Dates: 
03/16/2019
03/17/2019
Time: 
-

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Home School Day at Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
03/01/2019
Time: 
9:30 am - 4:00 pm.

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Home School Day at Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
03/28/2019
Time: 
9:30 am - 4:00 pm.

Organization:

Location:

56 Lexington Street
New Britain, CT, 06052
United States

Phone:

860.229.0257

Homeschool Day at the New Britain Museum of American Art

Dates: 
03/15/2019
04/19/2019
05/17/2019
Time: 
11:30 am - 1 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Junior Aquarium Careers Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
07/29/2019
07/30/2019
07/31/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Jurassic Giants

Dates: 
02/20/2019
02/21/2019
02/22/2019
Time: 
see website

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Maple Days at Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
03/02/2019
03/03/2019
03/09/2019
Time: 
9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

Maple Syrup Demonstrations

Dates: 
02/23/2019
02/24/2019
03/02/2019
Time: 
1 pm - 4 pm

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Marine Animals and Their Envorinment Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Location:

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

203-852-0700, ext. 1201

Maritime Aquarium Summer Camp programs

Dates: 
06/17/2019
06/18/2019
06/19/2019
Time: 
9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Members Only Summer Camp Open House

Dates: 
03/04/2019
Time: 
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Organization:

Buckland Hills Mall

Location:

194 Buckland Hills Drive
Manchester, CT, 06042
United States

Phone:

(860) 644-1450

Mural Contest At Buckland Hills

Dates: 
02/20/2019
02/21/2019
02/22/2019
Time: 
All Day

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Mystic River Adventure Summer Camp (gr. 4 - 6)

Dates: 
06/24/2019
06/25/2019
06/26/2019
Time: 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

860-567-0857

Nature's Nursery

Dates: 
03/07/2019
04/04/2019
Time: 
4 pm - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

339 South Road
East Hartland, CT, 06027
United States

Phone:

(860) 653-2038

Open House Boiling Days

Dates: 
03/02/2019
03/09/2019
03/16/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

360 Sandbank Road
Cheshire, CT, 06410
United States

Phone:

203-272-4386

Open Play

Dates: 
02/20/2019
02/21/2019
02/22/2019
Time: 
varies

Location:

166 Albany Turnpike
Canton, CT, 06019
United States

Phone:

860-352-5504

Open Play at The Little Green Tambourine!

Dates: 
02/22/2019
02/25/2019
03/01/2019
Time: 
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Organization:

TimberGyms

Location:

94 Pane Rd
Newington, CT, 06111
United States

Phone:

(860)-594-8888

Open Play at TimberGyms in Newington!

Dates: 
02/20/2019
02/21/2019
02/22/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

30 High Street
New Britain, CT, 06051
United States

Phone:

860-225-3020

Pancake Breakfast and Maple Sugaring

Dates: 
03/09/2019
03/10/2019
Time: 
8 am - 12 pm

Organization:

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-5322

Pirate Days at Mystic Seaport

Dates: 
04/16/2019
04/17/2019
Time: 
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Pizza With Penguins

Dates: 
02/22/2019
Time: 
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

247 South Main St
Manchester, CT, 06040
United States

Phone:

18606430949

Organization:

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-0711

Sea Music Festival at Mystic Seaport

Dates: 
06/06/2019
06/07/2019
06/08/2019
Time: 
varies

Location:

600 Main Street
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States

Phone:

(860) 278-2670

Second Saturdays at the Wadsworth Atheneum!

Dates: 
03/09/2019
04/13/2019
05/11/2019
Time: 
1 - 4 pm

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Snow Ball With Elsa

Dates: 
12/08/2019
Time: 
1 PM – 3 PM

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

Spring Break Day Camp- Frost Valley

Dates: 
04/15/2019
04/16/2019
04/17/2019
Time: 
Check info

Organization:

Location:

30 High Street
New Britain, CT, 06051
United States

Phone:

860-225-3020

Organization:

Okemo Mountain Resort

Location:

77 Okemo Ridge Road
Ludlow, VT, 05149
United States

Phone:

(802) 228-1600

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

St. Patrick's Dinner and Concert

Dates: 
03/16/2019
Time: 
6 – 9 PM

Location:

Village Center for the Arts
12 Main Street
New Milford, CT, 06776
United States

Phone:

8603544318

Summer Camp Creation

Dates: 
06/24/2019
07/01/2019
07/08/2019
Time: 
9-12PM for ages 3-6. 9-4PM for ages 7-14

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

SUMMER DAY CAMP OPEN HOUSES- Frost Valley YMCA

Dates: 
04/28/2019
05/19/2019
06/09/2019
Time: 
10 am - 1 pm

Organization:

Frost Valley YMCA

Location:

2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY, 12725
United States

Phone:

845-985-2291 ext 205

SUMMER SLEEPAWAY CAMP OPEN HOUSES

Dates: 
03/03/2019
04/07/2019
05/19/2019
Time: 
11:30 am -3 pm

Organization:

Location:

247 South Main St
Manchester, CT, 06040
United States

Phone:

18606430949

Organization:

Location:

247 South Main St
Manchester, CT, 06040
United States

Phone:

18606430949

Organization:

Location:

247 South Main St
Manchester, CT, 06040
United States

Phone:

18606430949

Track That Animal at the Lutz Children's Museum

Dates: 
02/26/2019
Time: 
10 - 10:30 am

Location:

95 Riverside Ave.
Bristol, CT, 06010
United States

Phone:

(860) 585-5411

Under the Sea Party With Ariel

Dates: 
06/30/2019
Time: 
1 PM – 3 PM

Organization:

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

860-572-0711

Viking Days at Mystic Seaport

Dates: 
06/01/2019
06/02/2019
Time: 
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Organization:

Sonny's Place

Location:

349 Main Street
Somers, CT, 06071
United States

Phone:

(860) 763-5454

Visit The Easter Bunny

Dates: 
04/13/2019
04/14/2019
Time: 
10:00am-4:00pm

Organization:

Lamothe's Sugar House

Location:

89 Stone Road
Burlington , CT, 06013
United States

Phone:

860-675-5043

Watch Maple Syrup Being Made

Dates: 
02/23/2019
02/24/2019
03/02/2019
Time: 
Saturdays, 10 am - 5 pm; Sundays, 12 pm - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

36 Perimeter Road
Windsor Locks, CT, 06096
United States

Phone:

(860) 623-3305

Women Take Flight

Dates: 
03/09/2019
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

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

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Wool Day's at Sturbridge Village

Dates: 
05/25/2019
05/27/2019
Time: 
9:30 am to 5:00 pm