Sometimes it takes a little more effort and creativity to plan fun activities as a family during the winter months. On the weekends, I find that it is exceptionally easy to turn on a movie or a video game or for everyone to split up and find their own activities. I encourage and set aside […]
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At the beginning of the school year, I would cringe as Thursday night rolled around. I should have been excited because Friday was coming, but Thursday nights in my house meant I needed to find a game to play for Family Fun Night. My first grader had vocabulary homework on Monday, math on Tuesday and […]
My son Ben is finishing up kindergarten in a few short weeks and I am so impressed with how much he has grown and learned in just a year. One of his favorite new things that came out of this year has been a love of building and Legos. When I got the opportunity from our […]
Tomorrow we will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! The day of rainbows, leprechauns, corned beef and cabbage and lots of beer…well at least for the grownups! If you are anything like me you are completely unprepared! It seems like every single holiday, no matter how big or small, creeps up on me. I love to celebrate […]
The idea of a leap year may seem wacky when you first hear about it, but the explanation is pretty cool. Basically, it takes the Earth a little more than 365 days to complete one full trip around the sun. It’s 365.256 days to be exact. In order to keep our calendar in synch with […]
I think our family was the most frequent visitor to the doctor this summer. Summer! Can you believe it? That is when we are supposed to be germ free. Between the weekly baby check ups, the numerous illnesses that floated through our home, and other various appointments, we spent too many hours just waiting. A good day […]
One afternoon last year, my husband picked up our 4 year-old from school. I immediately received the following text: “Hey – Oliver was beating his teachers at cards when I walked in…” It was then that we became aware of this incredible fascination (borderline obsession) with card games. I, myself, have always enjoyed a good game […]
I recently read an article about 18 summers. I tried Googling it so that I could reference it here, but my search brought up many different posts about this subject. I was so intrigued by this when I first read it that I was surprised to see so many hits on Google (none of them […]
|Gather the entire family and come on out for some good ole’ fashioned FUN with the NCNC Naturalists! Join us for a field night of fun! We’ll enjoy some classic games of summer (along with a few Naturalist-led challenges), before exploring the night sky in search of some of our favorite summer constellations. Who knows what we will discover!This family program is perfect for ALL ages!
Spaces are limited & advanced registration required so register early! Call (203) 966-9577 x10 to reserve a spot.
|Ages: All ages.|
|Members: $10/family / Non-Members: $15/familyNew Canaan Nature Center
144 Oenoke Ridge
New Cannan, CT 06840
Join us for a family game night of… BUNCO! Never played… that’s okay. We’ll provide you with a set of rules and then we’ll review before the game starts. Space is limited. Registration is required and begins on Monday, June 30. Please register all players.
Fairfield Public Library
1080 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824