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Outdoor Adventures: Stream Hunters

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September 22, 2019


Stamford Museum and Nature Center


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$9; $6 members plus museum admission: $12; $10 seniors 65 and older; $8 students 18 and older with valid ID; $6 children 4-17; free for members and children younger than 3.

Event description:

From mayflies to salamanders, there is a great world beneath the rocks and leaves of the stream! Join SM&NC staff and explore Poorhouse Brook for the amphibians, macroinvertebrates, and fish that call it home. Walk through the stream classroom to see what you can find. Please be prepared to walk in the stream; water shoes are recommended. Recommended for ages 6 and older. Meet at Overbrook Nature Center. Registration required. 

Address: 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT 6903
Phone: 203-322-1646

About Stamford Museum and Nature Center

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art and popular culture, the natural and agricultural sciences, and history. The museum is a vital cultural and educational resource for the community, and a focal point for family activity and interaction. It seeks to inspire creativity, foster self-discovery, promote environmental stewardship, and nurture an appreciation for lifelong learning through exhibitions, educational programs, and special events. Enjoy a picnic on the Meadow, walk over 80 acres of nature trails, drop in to the Heckscher Farm and say hello to the animals, and don't miss the latest exhibition in the Bendel Mansion Museum Galleries.

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