Valentine’s Day 2017 Activities for CT Kids

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Valentine’s Day might just be a Hallmark holiday for some, but I love having a special day to acknowledge all my sweethearts. Plus, who doesn’t love an excuse to eat chocolate without judgment?

This Valentine’s Day, Connecticut has a few cute activities to enjoy with your youngest valentines!

Valentine's Day 2016 Family Friendly CT

Kids Cooking Class – Stew Leonard’s Newington

Make special Valentine’s Day treats. Prices and times vary. Call for availability.

February 9-13, 2017

Stew Leonard’s Newington
3475 Berlin Turnpike – Newington, CT
860-760-8100

 

Storytime – Barnes & Noble

Enjoy a special storytime featuring “The Secret Life of Squirrels: A Love Story” and “Valentine’s Day is Cool” followed by activities and coloring. 

Saturday, February 11, 2017
11 am
Participating Barnes & Noble locations

 

Valentine’s Day Party – Hungerford Park

Enjoy a Valentine’s Day party at the New Britain Youth Museum’s Hungerford Park location. Meet some of the park’s animals and make a special treat for them. Children ages 5 and up. Registration is required. $10 per child. 

Saturday, February 11, 2017
1 – 3 pm

191 Farmington Avenue – Kensington, CT
860-827-9064

Teddy Bear Tea Party – Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Enjoy teatime treats with the company of your very own teddy bear. Call to preregister. $25/member, $35/non-member

Saturday, February 11, 2017
2 pm

39 Scofieldtown Rd – Stamford, CT
203-977-6521

 

Valentine’s Cookies – Michael’s Craft Stores

Decorate special Valentine’s Day cookies. Ages 3 and up. $2 per project

Saturday, February 11, 2017
10 am – 12 pm

Participating Michael’s Locations

 

Chocolate Experience/Tour – Fascia’s Chocolates

Learn all about chocolate and have the opportunity to make your own chocolate bar. $10 per person

February 11 & 12, 2017

44 Chase River Rd – Waterbury, CT
203-753-0515

 

Valentine’s Family Weekend – Mystic Aquarium

Enjoy one FREE admission with the purchase of a full-price ticket. Tickets must be purchased in person on day of admission.

February 11 & 12, 2017
11 am – 2 pm

55 Coogan Blvd – Mystic, CT
860-572-5955

 

Valentine’s Day Family Play Date – Audubon Center in Greenwich

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the whole family. Visit with animals, puppet show, nature play, and crafts. $3/member, $6/non-member

Sunday, February 12, 2017
1 pm – 3 pm

613 Riversville Road – Greenwich, CT
203-869-5272

 

Cookie Making – The Cookie Workshop

Bake some sweet treats for your special valentine

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

100 Corporate Drive, B104 – Trumbull, CT
203-452-8872

 

Zoo Day Trip – Beardsley Zoo

Bring your sweethearts to visit the animals this Valentine’s Day. Children wearing red get in free with a paying adult!

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
9 am – 4 pm

1875 Noble Avenue – Bridgeport, CT
203-394-6565

 

*Always call to confirm time, day and availibility

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