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Saturday, March 15 Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Celebrate Carnival with different games, a beauty pageant and music. Learn about where Carnival takes place and its history. Children will create colorful, Carnival masks and wear them in a conga line down to the children’s department where they will participate in a special scavenger hunt. CHILDREN NEED THEIR [...] Read More »
Saturday – March 15, 2014 Start Time: 9:00 AM Button_Chronotrack_Registration Methodist Street, Niantic, CT (in front of Niantic Bay Bicycles) Come on! Kick up your heels and shake off those mid-winter blues and join us for the 7th Annual O’Niantic 5K Run, Walk, Jig or Jog. This Niantic, East Lyme event is considered by many a [...] Read More »
Saturday, March 15 · 10 am to 3 pm Draw On! Goes Green gets underway with artist and educator Molly Smith and an invitation for families to collaborate in The Aldrich’s education center. Contribute to the group artwork Scrap using paper waste collected from the Museum for six months, and add to a string of [...] Read More »
Sunday, March 16, 2014 Time 11:00am until 3:00pm Back by popular demand, Kidologie is returning Newtown at the Reed Intermediate School at 3 Trades Lane on Sunday, March 16, 2014 from 11am – 3pm. The 2nd Annual “Kidologie Gets Ready for Summer” event is a fun Children’s Fair for kids of all ages and their parents. 2nd Annual Kidologie [...] Read More »
Sunday, March 16, 2014 Time 1:00pm until 3:30pm Join us on Sunday, March 16 for New Haven’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Parade route is approximately 1:30-3:30pm. We will meet at 1:00pm. More details to follow. BYOH (bring your own hoop!!!) Wear your flare of green (and purple!!) and dress warm. We have 15 spots to [...] Read More »
SAVE THE DATE: MARCH 22, 2014 at 11:00AM Celebrate this St. Patrick’s Day in “Style” while benefiting 3 non-profit Children’s Organizations!! Come out to run, walk, push strollers or just be festive with family & friends. Bagpipers will send you off and welcome you home. There will be prizes for best Irish garb, face painting, [...] Read More »
Saturday March 22, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Featuring our own homemade pure maple syrup! Wake up and head to Northwest Park this morning for the annual Friends of Northwest Park Pancake Breakfast from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM in the Warming Shed. Bring an appetite for a full breakfast of pancakes and sausage [...] Read More »
Saturday, March 29, 2014 Time 12:00pm until 2:30pm - Bring your beloved bear or favorite fluffy friend for a health check up with a medical professional! - Stations include:wellness, band aids for boo boos, oral hygiene, physical therapy and more - Healthy refreshments will be served - Sponsored by Walmart Neighborhood Market and in partnership [...] Read More »
March 29, 2014 11am-4pm Snow Queen appears at 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, and 3:30pm Featured Artist, Rochelle Weinrauch of Simply Enchanted, Westerly, RI, will sing you into spring at our daylong Crafting and Tea Party. All are welcome to enjoy sweet treats and crafts while awaiting the Snow Queen’s arrival. She will share stories and song [...] Read More »
Sunday, March 30 · 12 pm to 5 pm FREE for all visitors! 12 noon to 1 pm: Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance Performance 1 to 3 pm: Educator-Led Workshops 3 to 4:30 pm: Matt Davies Reading and Workshop 12 noon to 1 pm: Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance Performance 1 to 3 pm: Educator-Led Workshops 3 [...] Read More »
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Sunday, March 30th from 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m Discover New England’s Aerospace Industry and today’s partnerships in space exploration. Exhibitors from across New England will participate in the event and will include: UTC Aerospace Systems Kennedy-Schelkuboff Professor of Astronomy Darby Dyar the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) the Aldrich Astronomical Society McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center [...] Read More »
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