Earthplace Group Canoe Paddle

06/18/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-557-4400.

2 pm. Spend an afternoon on the water with family or friends! An Earthplace naturalist will lead participants along the Saugatuck River in search of egrets, osprey, ducks and much more. Canoes and personal flotation devices (required by all participants) are included. All trips depart from Earthplace promptly at 2:00pm. Members: $24 per person, $12 for children 12 and under
Non-members: $30 per person, $15 for children 12 and under.

Beardsley Zoo Father's Day

06/18/2017

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-394-6565.

Dads and granddads free today with paying guests.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children - Musical Jamboree, Dads Get in Free and Worth Every Penny

06/18/2017

303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-0606.

Dads get into the museum Free.  Musical Jamboree 10:30 - 11 am -Explore music and movement through song, dance and the playing of instruments. Worth Every Penny 11:15 - 11:45 am -  Make a "You're worth every penny" card for your father or a special someone.

Bruce Museum Science on the Silver Screen

06/18/2017

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-413-6756.

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm. Enjoy an afternoon at the movies with the experts! Movie screening followed by Q&A sessions with a scientist to explain what was right, what was wrong, and what was just confusing. Held in the Bantle Lecture Gallery. Free with Museum admission, but registration is required at 203-413-6747 or science@brucemuseum.org

Bruce Museum Art Adventures: Pop Art Portraits

06/18/2017

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-413-6756.

10 am - 3 pm. A drop-in program designed for children ages 4 and up and their families. In this program, participants will have the opportunity to craft fun and creative works of art inspired by the museum's collections and exhibitions. This program is free with general admission and no advanced registration is required.

Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk Marine Life Study Cruises

06/18/2017 to 06/19/2017

10 North Water St, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-852-0700.

1 pm - 3:30 pm. Study marine biodiversity from the water's surface down to the bottom for a first-hand understanding of Long Island Sound's interdependent marine life. Participants utilize such sampling techniques as a plankton tow, biodredge, mud grab and otter trawl that may bring up fish, crabs, lobsters, sea stars and more. A video microscope and touch tank on board enhance observations.

Earthplace Essential Business of Birds

06/18/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-257-4400.

2:00 PM — 4:00 PM Play a significant role in the care and enrichment of our resident raptors and songbirds. Explore the issues impacting birds in our area and join our Naturalists in caring for the birds of Earthplace by decorating environments, making toys and trimming beaks, a month other activities. Those who meet a minimum number of participation hours and demonstrate suitable skill may begin working with some of our birds of prey.

Earthplace Group Canoe Paddle

06/18/2017

10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT Phone: 203-257-4400.

2 pm. Spend an afternoon on the water with family or friends! An Earthplace naturalist will lead participants along the Saugatuck River in search of egrets, osprey, ducks and much more. Canoes and personal flotation devices (required by all participants) are included. Members: $24 per person, $12 for children 12 and under Non-members: $30 per person, $15 for children 12 and under.

Shelton Historical Society Vintage Vehicles Antique and Classic Car Show

06/18/2017

70 Ripton Rd., Shelton, CT Phone: 203-925-1803.

10 a.m. - 2 p.m. A wide variety of classic old vehicles of all kinds come out of their local garages to park for a day on the grass under the shade for all to see. Vote for your favorite vehicles. Admission- A Dollar for Dads, $5.00 per person or $10.00/ family (3 or more)

Darien Nature Center Summer Camp

06/19/2017 to 07/28/2017

120 Brookside Rd, Darien, CT Phone: 203.655.7459.

Mon. - Fri. Age 2: 9:30 am – 12:00 pm (Mon/Tues/Wed, Thurs/Fri OR Mon-Fri) Ages: 3+: 9:30 am – 1:30 pm Monday – Friday. Action packed days help children to develop their independence while having fun and discovering nature. Activities include: nature hikes, games, stories, songs, water day, visits with our zoo room animals, and Friday family presentations! Tadpoles, Ladybugs, Bumblebees and Dragonflies (children ages 2-7), enjoy all of the activities at the Darien Nature Center. Register online.