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February 2019

Winter Sunday Explorers

February 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until February 24, 2019

Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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Winter is a great time to explore the SM&NC!  Our popular guided farm and trail programs and animal meet and greet return, joined by our popular Slime Time program in our nature center classroom! Stop by the Overbrook Nature Center for a self-guided craft and to visit our animals or join us for a program. Different themes, animals and stories each week! 1-4 pm                Self-guided crafts (Overbrook) 1:00 pm         …

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Winter Planetarium Shows

February 17 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on February 17, 2019 at 1:30pm

One event on March 17, 2019 at 1:30pm

Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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Take a tour of the constellations or planets in our galaxy! Learn about star stories in the sky, how to recognize common winter constellations, which planets are made of rock or gas, and more! Topics and content will vary each week.  Programs begin promptly at 1:30 with limited seating.  Doors will open 10 minutes before show time; no late admissions please. Recommended for ages 6 and up. No strollers permitted. Members: Free | Non-members: Free with admission

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Winter Break Out Day: Nature Superheroes

February 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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We’re bringing back one of our most popular Break Out Day themes—superheroes! Discover some superheroes of the animal world, create your own cape, make superhero slime, get your own superhero name and check out our new Maple sugarhouse to see how we transform sap from tree superheroes into yummy syrup. At 2:30 create your own S’mores on the meadow!  A schedule of events will be online closer to the event. Members: FREE | Non-members: FREE with admission

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Third Thursday Program: Flamenco Guitar Performance & Group Flamenco Dance Lesson

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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Renowned guitarists “Jay & Lee” will be on site to entertain us in conjunction with the opening of our exhibition "Medieval to Metal: The Art & Evolution of the Guitar,” featuring the art, history, and cultural impact of the guitar, with 40 instruments on display. See dozens of photographs and illustrations depicting significant artists and instruments of the last century. Attendees will enjoy a lively performance followed by a group Flamenco dance lesson, and preview of the exhibition which opens…

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Winter Sunday Explorers

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until February 24, 2019

Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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Winter is a great time to explore the SM&NC!  Our popular guided farm and trail programs and animal meet and greet return, joined by our popular Slime Time program in our nature center classroom! Stop by the Overbrook Nature Center for a self-guided craft and to visit our animals or join us for a program. Different themes, animals and stories each week! 1-4 pm                Self-guided crafts (Overbrook) 1:00 pm         …

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FIY: Farm it Yourself – Extreme Maple Syruping

February 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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Join us for a special behind-the-scenes look at our Maple Syruping operation and get to help with some of the daily tasks that go into turning our sap into syrup! Help to collect sap and measure how much sugar is in it, learn to use our auger to drill tap holes, tour our sugarbush and more! See the process of turning sap into syrup with our evaporator and do a taste test of the different grades to see which one…

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Cooking Class: Perfect Pastries

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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Every meal can end with a crescendo when your pastry game is strong. Demystify the delicate art of pastry perfection for heavenly desserts and other specialties. Presented by: Francine Martinez-Bove Department Head Culinary Arts, J.M. Wright Technical High School Chef Fran was the Program Manager & Head Instructor at Lincoln Culinary Institute for years prior to entering the Technical High School system. Her specialty is pastry, but she is versed in all techniques having owned wholesale and retail shops in…

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Winter Home School Day: Science of Sound

February 28 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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Join us for a look at the world of sound as we celebrate our newest exhibition “Medieval to Metal: the Art and Evolution of the Guitar.” We’ll learn about how animals use sound, explore how instruments create sound and create our own instruments, and discover how sound is heard by our ears.  They’ll be time for groups to explore the exhibition and a group lunch period for home schoolers to meet.  To register, please call the Environmental Education office at…

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March 2019

Cooking Class: Spring Farm-to-Table Buffet

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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When the farm and garden begins to speak, the confident chef knows how to listen, no matter the season. Discover how to recognize and showcase local foods at their peak of freshness, year-round. Presented by: William Kaliff Executive Chef, Co-Founder, Festivities Bill leads Festivities’ culinary team through emerging trends both in ingredients and presentation. A graduate of the French Culinary Institute and Georgetown University with graduate studies at Fordham University at Lincoln Center, Bill has been recognized by Bon Appetit…

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Maple Sugar Festival Weekend

March 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on March 10, 2019 at 11:00am

Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States
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Come to our Farmhouse Sunday Pancake Brunch for stacks of hot-off-the-griddle pancakes drizzled with warm “maple gold” Purchase freshly-tapped Stamford Museum & Nature Center maple syrups – great for gifts to enjoy all year long Enjoy fun family activities including face painting, arts & crafts, and live music and pay a visit to our Heckscher Farm animals and Heckscher WILD! creatures Sample a delectable array of original Maple Sugar-inspired treats prepared by talented aspiring chefs at our Teen Chef Challenge…

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Winter Sunday Explorers

February 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Winter Planetarium Shows

February 17 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Winter Break Out Day: Nature Superheroes

February 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Third Thursday Program: Flamenco Guitar Performance & Group Flamenco Dance Lesson

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Winter Sunday Explorers

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

FIY: Farm it Yourself – Extreme Maple Syruping

February 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Cooking Class: Perfect Pastries

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Winter Home School Day: Science of Sound

February 28 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Cooking Class: Spring Farm-to-Table Buffet

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States

Maple Sugar Festival Weekend

March 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, 06903 United States