224 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7257.
11 am - 12:30 pm. Using Columbus Day as a departure point, this workshop will focus on "Exploration, Encounter, Exchange in History" the National History Day theme for 2016. Kids will learn about the exchange of ideas and goods around the globe, the evolution of maps and their impact on the world, and the Spice Trade. The workshop project is a globe-shaped paperweight filled with spices such as star anise, nutmeg and pepper. Kids will also help make their snack, a spice shortcake.Members $10 per child,
maximum $25 per family; Non-members $15 per child, maximum $35 per family.