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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

Connecticut River Museum

Exploring the history and environment of the Connecticut River. Our mission is to lead in the study, preservation, and celebration of the cultural and natural heritage of the River and its valley.
67 Main St
Essex , CT , 06426
Phone: (860) 767-8269
41° 21' 30.654" N, 72° 23' 42.1764" W

Organization:

Location:

5 Church Hill Road
Woodbury, CT, 06798
United States

Phone:

(203) 263-3711

“Off From School” Adventure Days at Flanders

Dates: 
11/02/2021
11/11/2021
Time: 
8:30 am – 12:30 pm, or 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm or All Day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

2021 Homeschool Days

Dates: 
11/09/2021
12/07/2021
Time: 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

(860) 572-0711

2nd Annual Jack-O-Lantern Walk at the Mystic Seaport

Dates: 
10/26/2021
10/27/2021
10/28/2021
Time: 
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

8602427144

After-School Enrichment Camp - Registration Open for 2nd Session

Dates: 
11/02/2021
11/03/2021
11/04/2021
Time: 
3:30pm

Location:

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Bethlehem, CT, 06751
United States

Phone:

266-5472

Bethlehem Christmas Town Festival

Dates: 
12/03/2021
12/04/2021
Time: 
Friday 5-9:30pm and Saturday 9:30 am - 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT, 06355
United States

Phone:

(860) 572-0711

Organization:

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

(860) 627-6540

CT Trolley Museum Pumpkin Patch

Dates: 
10/29/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
Times vary- Tickets required

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

ENROLLING NOW: Private online coding classes for kids with Young Gates!

Dates: 
11/29/2021
11/30/2021
12/01/2021
Time: 
Varies. Please see website for details.

Organization:

Location:

158 Auer Farm Road
Bloomfield, CT, 06002
United States

Phone:

860.242.7144

Fall into After-School Enrichment Camp

Dates: 
10/26/2021
10/27/2021
10/28/2021
Time: 
3:30PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Intermediate Sewing Course for Kids

Dates: 
10/28/2021
11/04/2021
11/11/2021
Time: 
4:00-5:00pm

Organization:

Mandell JCC

Location:

335 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT, 06117
United States

Phone:

860-236-4571

It’s Still Chanukah at Mandell JCC

Dates: 
12/05/2021
Time: 
10:30-11:30am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Norman Bird Sanctuary Scarecrow Competition

Dates: 
10/26/2021
Time: 
12:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Online Coding Camps with Young Gates!

Dates: 
11/22/2021
11/23/2021
11/24/2021
Time: 
Varies. Please see website for details.

Organization:

Cedar Ledge Tree Farm

Location:

260 Coventry Road
Mansfield, CT, 06250
United States

Phone:

860-423-5690

Open for Christmas Tree Fun

Dates: 
11/26/2021
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
Time: 
Check Info

Organization:

Location:

242 East Main Street
Thomaston, CT, 06787
United States

Phone:

860-283-RAIL (7245)

Santa Express

Dates: 
11/26/2021
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
Time: 
varies

Organization:

Location:

324 Montevideo Rd
Avon, CT, 06001
United States

Phone:

(860) 677-8571

Saturdays at Talcott Mountain Science Center!

Dates: 
10/30/2021
11/06/2021
11/13/2021
Time: 
10:00am to 4:00pm

Organization:

Arts In The Plaza

Location:

1 W Chester St
Long Beach, NY, 11561
United States

Saturdays with Arts in The Plaza

Dates: 
10/30/2021
Time: 
10 am - 3 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Step-by-Step Family Cartooning Workshop (Character Cards)

Dates: 
11/14/2021
Time: 
10:00am - 11:30am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Step-by-Step Family Cartooning Workshop (Holiday Reindeer)

Dates: 
12/12/2021
Time: 
10:00am - 11:30am

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Step-by-Step Family Painting Workshop (Baby Yoda)

Dates: 
11/14/2021
Time: 
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Step-by-Step Family Painting Workshop (Evening Sky)

Dates: 
12/12/2021
Time: 
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

The Big Reveal Virtual Launch Party

Dates: 
11/02/2021
Time: 
1:00pm CDT

Organization:

Mystic Aquarium

Location:

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

Phone:

860.572.5955

Trick or Treating at the Aquarium!

Dates: 
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Preschool Workshop: Space

Dates: 
11/13/2021
11/20/2021
12/04/2021
Time: 
9:00AM

Organization:

Location:

58 North Road
East Windsor , CT, 06088
United States

Phone:

(860) 627-6540

Winterfest and the Tunnel of Lights at the CT Trolley Museum

Dates: 
11/26/2021
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
Time: 
Times Vary- Tickets Required