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Scarecrow Making

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Add to Calendar 06-10-2013 06-10-2013 15 Scarecrow Making Families will create a life-size scarecrow that will be exhibited and entered in a scarecrow contest at Harvest Festival (Oct. 19 & 20), and can then can be picked up in time to grace their lawns for Halloween. Materials are provided but families are encouraged to bring clothing or accessories to help with their creation. One scarecrow per family. Supplies are limited and are first-come, first-served. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=146077 Stamford Museum and Nature Center true DD/MM/YYYY

October 06, 2013
2-4pm
Stamford Museum and Nature Center
Stamford
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
$10; $6 students (18+ with valid ID); $5 Children ages 4-17; free for children younger than 4
Description: Families will create a life-size scarecrow that will be exhibited and entered in a scarecrow contest at Harvest Festival (Oct. 19 & 20), and can then can be picked up in time to grace their lawns for Halloween. Materials are provided but families are encouraged to bring clothing or accessories to help with their creation. One scarecrow per family. Supplies are limited and are first-come, first-served.

Address: 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT 06903
Phone: 203-322-1646
Website: stamfordmuseum.org

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Venue Description: The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to bringing art, agricultural and natural sciences, and history to the community. SM&NC offers family fun through exhibits, educational programs, and special events. At the Overbrook Nature Center, visitors can explore more than 80 acres of nature trails or join in an informative program with one of the center's naturalists. Opened in the fall of 2006, the Wheels in the Woods Trail #7 is an accessible nature trail that meanders alongside the Poorhouse Brook and through the established hardwood forest. Heckscher Farm offers the sights, sounds, and smells of active farm life. The Animal Embassy Building houses a collection of non-releasable exotic animal ambassadors. There are a variety of programs designed for children to develop an understanding of wildlife and their environment. Each Friday, weather permitting, visitors can enjoy viewing the moon, planets, and deep space objects through the 22-inch research telescope at the Observatory. Nature's Playground in the woods is a great place for kids and parents to scale a spider's web to a tree house with a lookout, then wind their way down a tubular slide or zoom down the otter slide. Seating with tables for picnicking or projects and benches are provided all around the SM&NC.

Upcoming Events at Stamford Museum and Nature Center:

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  • Treats and Eats: Make Your Own Butter - 09/11/16
  • Treats and Eats: Apple Cidering on the Meadow - 09/18/16
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