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What’s going on at the Fairfield Museum & History Center

370 Beach Road; Open daily 10-4; Free admission members; adults $5, seniors $3; students $3; free children under 5; fairfieldhistory.org, 203-259-1598. IMAGES juried art show — Fairfield Museum and History Center has announced the winners of IMAGES 2014, the sixth annual juried photography show on view through June 22. Twenty seven of the winners are...

Preschool summer camp registration open

Congregation B’nai Torah, 5700 Main Street, Trumbull is accepting applications for the 2014 summer program. Designed for children 2 1/2 – 5 years old, the program runs from June 23 to August 8. It is seven weeks of the summertime, featuring weekly themes and highlighting water and sand play, woodworking and outdoor discovery. For more...

Summer kids camp at SportsCenter

A Kids Kamp summer camp will be offered at the SportsCenter of Connecticut, 784 River Road, Shelton Monday through Thursday, June 16-Aug. 21, from 9 a.m. to noon, for children ages 3-7. The camp will include mini-golf, arts and crafts, ice skating, fun bowl, batting cages, paintball, lazer tag, golf and more. Cost is $59....
Summer theater program to offer scholarships

Summer theater program to offer scholarships

Shakespeare Academy at Stratford, a summer theater program for college students, announced this week that the Mighty Quinn Foundation will provide two full scholarships and one partial scholarship for students to attend the inaugural program this summer in Stratford. Mighty Quinn Foundation is a Stratford-based 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to the enhancement of the educational and...
Sail away on a summertime adventure

Sail away on a summertime adventure

“Have Fun, Make Friends, Learn to Sail!” is the motto at Sailaway Sailing School. You can find the school any day from June 23 to Aug. 15, on the boardwalk at Captain’s Cove Seaport on historic Black Rock Harbor. Entering its ninth summer, Sailaway offers kids ages 9 to 16 the chance to “unplug” from...

Fair for children to highlight summer programs

“Kidologie Gets Ready for Summer,” a children’s fair for kids of all ages and their parents is coming back to the Reed Intermediate School in Newtown on Sunday, March 16, 11-3 p.m. The annual Kidologie Gets Ready for Summer event is a production of Connectologie LLC. The company’s signature event includes the latest in live...
Zoo Patrol takes youth on exploration of animals

Zoo Patrol takes youth on exploration of animals

If you love animals, the environment, and being outdoors then you’ll love Zoo Patrol at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo. Zoo Patrol offers a week full of zookeeper talks, behind the scenes tours, hands-on learning, games, crafts, and more for children ages 6-14. Each day Zoo Patrollers tour an area of the zoo (rainforest, predators, farmyard, Hoofstock)...
Discover summer at Webb Mountain Discovery Zone

Discover summer at Webb Mountain Discovery Zone

  Youngsters can explore nature this summer during the Webb Mountain Discovery Zone camp. Whether exploring the various vernal pools, hiking trails or searching for birds and amphibians, day campers will be in tune with the natural wonders found at Webb Mountain. Participants will experience nature walks, meet live animals, create nature crafts, participate in...
Art camp themes include superheroes, fairies and beauty

Art camp themes include superheroes, fairies and beauty

The time is approaching fast where we have to start thinking of what we are going to be doing with the kids for the summer. Once again The Giggling Pig Art and Party Studio of Shelton will be offering an all day camp for the season. This year they have worked extra hard on making...

Summer rowing program starting

Yale Community Rowing’s (YCR) 2014 Summer Rowing Registration information is online for its 16th summer rowing program. Sign-ups will go live online on Feb. 14. YCR offers various learn to row programs for ages 10-15 and adults, as well as more advanced middle school and high school programs. Through the sport of rowing, YCR seeks...

Keep healthy and active at summer camp

Insports Centers Trumbull has announced two new summer camps, and 10 specialty sport camps for children ages 2 to 15. Registrations received before April 30 get $10 off per child, per week. Lunch is provided to all full-day campers. All summer long, each week brings a new set of sports, traditional camp crafts and activities:...
Students gain a competitive edge for school and future careers

Students gain a competitive edge for school and future careers

  iD Tech is a camp for ages 7-18, expands courses and university locations to prepare more students for the growing STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields. Jobs in STEM are growing at twice the national average, which means one million tech positions are projected to go unfilled by the  2020 (according to code.org)....