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School’s Out! MATT Makerspace

Full week, April 15–19 MATT Makerspace 9:30 AM–3:30 PM Early Drop-off: 8–9:30AM | Late Pick-up: 3:30–5 PM Drop off your child daily for this day long experience. Children will be immersed in the Museum’s galleries while learning about history and developing their art skills with unique materials and techniques. This program does sell-out and pre-registration […]

Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, 06702, United States

Birds of Prey

Some of the most prominent works in our current exhibit, Pat Musick: Our Fragile Home, were inspired by the flight of majestic raptors. Join us as we welcome Christine’s Critters to the SM&NC to meet some of their ambassador raptors and be inspired by close-up views of live hawks and owls. Meets at Bendel Mansion. […]

Bendel Mansion, 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT, 06903, United States

School’s Out! MATT Makerspace

Full week, April 15–19 MATT Makerspace 9:30 AM–3:30 PM Early Drop-off: 8–9:30AM | Late Pick-up: 3:30–5 PM Drop off your child daily for this day long experience. Children will be immersed in the Museum’s galleries while learning about history and developing their art skills with unique materials and techniques. This program does sell-out and pre-registration […]

Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, 06702, United States

Tai Chi

$12 per Person Improve your energy and stamina as you move to the music with certified Tai Chi instructor Joe Atkins. Joe will teach gentle movements that improve balance, flexibility, and mobility and reduce stiffness and soreness. Wear comfortable clothes. All levels welcome! Support provided by the Connecticut Community Foundation. Register Here

Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, 06702, United States

Goats Galore!

Join us to learn all about the goats of Heckscher Farm. Get acquainted with their big personalities while grooming, walking and feeding them. Limited to 10 child and adult pairs. Meets at Heckscher WILD! Porch Members: $15/participant pair Non-Members: $20/participant pair Ages 6+ Wednesday, April 17 3 – 4 pm REGISTER    

Meets at Heckscher WILD!, 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT, 06903, United States

School’s Out! MATT Makerspace

Full week, April 15–19 MATT Makerspace 9:30 AM–3:30 PM Early Drop-off: 8–9:30AM | Late Pick-up: 3:30–5 PM Drop off your child daily for this day long experience. Children will be immersed in the Museum’s galleries while learning about history and developing their art skills with unique materials and techniques. This program does sell-out and pre-registration […]

Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT, 06702, United States

Early Spring Bird Hike

Join us for a hike to look for early spring migrants as well as some of our favorite resident birds. We’ll hike from the Overbrook Nature Center through the SM&NC property, and over to Bartlett Arboretum to see who we can find. Please bring binoculars as only a few pairs will be available to borrow. […]

Meets at Overbrook Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT, 06903, United States

Animals for All: Caring for Exotic Critters

Thursday, April 18 3:30 — 4:15 am Ages 7+ A Heckscher WILD! based complement to our Caring for Critters program at Heckscher Farm. Work with our exotic animals, like tortoises and chinchillas, in small group-tailored settings during Heckscher WILD!’s closed hours. Programs are approximately 45 minutes. Registration includes one participant and one accompanying adult. Please […]

Heckscher WILD!, 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT, 06903, United States

Nights Out: Poetry Workshop

Sophie Cabot BlackAuthor, poet, activist & local farmer How do we want to look at art, and how can we interpret what we see? Join Sophie Cabot Black, poet, activist, and local farmer, for an intimate writing workshop exploring themes of resilience and strength inspired by our current exhibition Pat Musick: Our Fragile Home. When […]

Bendel Mansion, 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT, 06903, United States