Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Homeschool at The Aldrich: Glisten, Glimmer, Glow

12/23/2016

258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5419.

10 am to 11:30 am Ages 6 to 10 with an adult $15. Create artwork that glows, drawing inspiration from exhibiting artist Peter Liversidge's RGB light installation. Experiment with fluorescent paints and black lights, making glimmering works of art.

White Memorial Foundation Museum Christmas Eve Morning Hike to Apple Hill and Cat Swamp with Gerri Griswold

12/24/2016

80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

Begin this Eve of all Eves with Gerri and Bradley as we sojourn to Apple Hill and Cat Swamp in search of comfort and joy. Return to the Ceder Room for Hot Chocolate and Something Home-baked. Let's sing Christmas carols too! 8:00 A.M., Meet in front of the A. B. Ceder Room. We'll drive to the trailhead together. FREE... Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses.

Mohawk Mountain Ski Area Old Home Day

12/24/2016

46 Great Hollow Rd., Cornwall, CT Phone: 860-672-6100.

Make friends with family and friends to spend an old-style Christmas Eve skiing and boarding at Mohawk Mountain for just $25 for the full day! Open 8:30am-4:00pm.

Beardsley Zoo - Frosty and Friends

12/24/2016

1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-394-6565.

Join us for this fun annual event on Dec. 10, 11, 17, 18 & 24 from 9-10 am). Take pictures with Frosty, Stripes (our tiger mascot) and Thirsty, Aquarion's penguin while you enjoy a waffle or pancakes, eggs, meats, juice and hot chocolate. Tickets will be sold at beardsleyzoo.org and at our front gate the day of, if any are still available -- reservations are strongly recommended. Cost is $15 per person for members and $20 per person for non-members. Children 2 and under are free.

Lourdes in Litchfield Christmas Eve Mass

12/24/2016

83 Montfort Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: (860) 567-1041.

Christmas Eve Mass is celebrated at 7:30 PM in the grotto chapel

White Memorial Foundation Museum Winter Tree Identification Walk

12/25/2016

80 Whitehall Rd, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

It's much easier to ID trees when they have foliage all over them! Step up your game and allow the Master to teach you a thing or two! 10:00 A.M., Meet in the Museum parking lot. FREE...Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses

Lourdes in Litchfield Christmas Day Mass

12/25/2016

83 Montfort Rd., Litchfield, CT Phone: (860) 567-1041.

Christmas Day Mass is celebrated at 10:30 AM in the Grotto Chapel.

Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Afternoon Studios

12/26/2016

258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT Phone: 203-438-5419.

Patterned Printing. Monday, December 26, 2016, 2 pm to 4 pm Families with children of all ages are invited! Free for members or with Museum admission

New England Carousel Museum Winter Wonderful Programs for Children & Families

12/26/2016 to 12/30/2016

95 Riverside Ave, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411..

11 am - 4 pm. Get the kids together and join us at the New England Carousel Museum and Museum of Fire History during winter vacation this December. Experience a little bit of seasonal magic with our winter wonderful decor. Each day will feature an all ages drop-in craft, story-time at Noon & 2 PM followed by a guided tour for children, FREE rides on our indoor carousel and Fire Safety and classic children's movies all day.

Mohawk Mountain Holiday Rates

12/26/2016 to 12/31/2016

46 Great Hollow Rd., Cornwall, CT Phone: 860-672-6100.

Holiday Rates in Effect Christmas/New Year's holiday week.