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SPECIAL EVENTS *Holiday Sweets: Mendiants and Chocolate Bark Workshop, Dec. 22, 11 a.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Museum Educator Lola Chen will be discussing these holiday sweets as the children make them. Tickets $10 members, $15 non-members. Info: wiltonhistorical.org *Family Winter Fun Day, Dec. 27, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Connecticut Audubon Society Center …

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Discovery Museum offers kids fun learning environment during holiday break

The Discovery Museum is letting parents who are looking for a safe, fun and affordable learning environment for their kids to spend time over the holiday break from school that it’s open for business. “Looking for something constructive for your kids to do while school is out?” said Bill Finch, executive director of the Discovery …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

SPECIAL EVENTS *Husking Bee Workshop, Oct. 6, 11 a.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Museum Educator Lola Chen will discuss harvesting, husking, and the pleasures of shared efforts, and guide the kids in fashioning a corn-husk wreath for the door.  The kids will help make their own snack, sweet corn cake. For ages …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

SPECIAL EVENTS *The Game of the Goose Workshop, Sept. 22, 11 a.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Museum Educator Lola Chen will discuss early board games, explain how to play The Game of the Goose, and lead the children in making their own board. Tickets $10 members, $15 non-members. Info: wiltonhistorical.org. *Colonial Cookery: …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

A selection of events planned for youngsters and their families — see other calendar listings for more comprehensive coverage of area performances and activities. SPECIAL EVENTS *The Game of the Goose Workshop, Sept. 22, 11 a.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Museum Educator Lola Chen will discuss early board games, explain how to …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

NATURE The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, 10 North Water St., Norwalk; 203-852-0700 or maritimeaquarium.org; open daily, 10-5 (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas); sharks, seals, river otters, sea turtles, jellies and more than 100 other species; Marine Lab, Ocean Playspace for toddlers, seal feedings at 11:45 a.m. and 1:45 and 3:45 p.m. daily. Fish Tales for preschoolers, …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

SPECIAL EVENTS Family Fun Day, July 27, 1:30-4 p.m., Westport Library, 20 Jesup Rd., Westport. The free event will include crafts, games and snacks. Info: westportlibrary.org. Summer Camp at Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Pl., Westport.  The camp is for children ages 7-12. Each week-long session meets from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and features …

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A selection of events planned for youngsters and their families — see other calendar listings for more comprehensive coverage of area performances and activities. SPECIAL EVENTS Victory Garden Workshop, June 23, 11 a.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Museum Educator Lola Chen will talk about how everyone helped the war effort with vegetable …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

A selection of events planned for youngsters and their families — see other calendar listings for more comprehensive coverage of area performances and activities. SPECIAL EVENTS Summer Camp at Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Pl., Westport.  The camp is for children ages 7-12. Each week-long session meets from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and features …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

A selection of events planned for youngsters and their families — see other calendar listings for more comprehensive coverage of area performances and activities. SPECIAL EVENTS Perfumes and Powders workshop, May 12, 11 a.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Museum Educator Lola Chen will introduce kids to the world of perfumes and powders. …

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