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Wednesday Crafternoons

Jul 18, 2018

Did you know crabs walk and swim sideways? Stop by to craft a side-stepping friend.

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Stuffed Animal CARE-ium

Jul 18, 2018 - Sep 3, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

A variety of plush toy animals await veterinarian care from youngsters in this special summer exhibit. Young guest can pretend to use the tools of real veterinarians to care for, diagnose and treat plush-animal patients.

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Itsy Bitsy Playgroup

Jul 18, 2018

Parents and children, under 2, can chat and play at this drop-in playgroup. Connect with other parents over the joys and bumps of parenthood, while engaging your infant/toddler in a group setting through music, motor play and story time.

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HEckscher WILD! Animal Meet & Greet

Jul 18, 2018 - Aug 17, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Meet of of the teaching animals and discover how they are adapted to their habitat.

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Baby's First Storytime

Jul 18, 2018

Introduce your baby to his/her first rhymes, songs and books. Open play time follows. Pre-walkers.

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Animal Demonstration

Jul 18, 2018

During Snakes Alive!, join the nature center staff to learn about these fascinating creatures Children must be with an adult.

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Drum and Dance with Crig Norton

Jul 18, 2018

Go on a musical journey playing traditional songs from around the globe. Create your own rhythms and dance. Pre-register.

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HEckscher WILD! Animal Meet & Greet

Jul 18, 2018 - Aug 17, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Meet of of the teaching animals and discover how they are adapted to their habitat.

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ENdangered & WILD

Jul 18, 2018 - Aug 15, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday.

Look at the relationships between predator and prey. Discover some endangered species in CT and across the globe. Program could include hikes, field studies, live animals or arts & crafts.

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Family Fun NIght: Life-Sized Candyland

Jul 18, 2018

Which team will make it through Queen Frostine's obstacles and be the first to arrive at the Candy Castle? Ages 7 and up. Pre-register.

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