Explore the amazing natural wonders found here at the SM&NC!

This series of family programs, led by the Stamford Museum & Nature Center Environmental Education team, explore the amazing natural wonders found right here on our campus. Programs meet at the Overbrook Nature Center. Limited enrollment. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required.

Members: $6 per person | Non-members: $9 per person

Amphibian Amble

Friday April 12, 7 - 8:30 pm

Join in on this Spring favorite! Grab your flashlights, hiking boots, and discover some of the unique creatures that visit these vernal pools once a year to lay their eggs like wood frogs, American toads, and spotted salamanders. Recommended for ages 5 and older.

Register early, this sells out every year!

Glow in the Dark Painting & Egg Hunt Challenge

Friday April 19, 7:30 - 8:30 pm

Join us for an evening egg hunt on Heckscher Farm! We’ll first get a chance to do some glow-in-the-dark painting  on a canvas and then have a chance to hunt around the farm after hours for glow-in- the-dark eggs.  Recommended for ages 6 and up.


39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903