Weekday Picks for Connecticut Kids: Star Wars, First Night Hartford and Workshops, December 28 - January 1

Best Kids Activities in Connecticut, December 28 - January 1, 2015

It's hard to believe that we'll be ringing in the New Year this week! Now that the presents are unwrapped and the novelty of new toys is wearing off it's the perfect time to get out and play! This week there are some fun family workshops in West Hartford and Norwalk as well as a Star Wars party in Stamford. Ring in the New Year with the family at First Night Hartford. For more fun things to do, check out our frequently updated Event Calendar and Holiday Guide for all sorts of fun.  Happy New Year!

Monday, December 28
Winter Wonderland Workshops at Noah Webster House West Hartford
Bring your bagged lunch and enjoy today's workshop: bake delicious snowflake butter cookies, make a sparkling snowman treat box and then fill it with your cookies.  Registration is required.

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Tuesday, December 29
Star Wars Party Stamford
Wear your Star Wars gear proudly! Demonstrate your knowledge of Star Wars trivia and play some amazing intergalactic games. For kids in grades K and up. Registration required.

See all Tuesday events.

Wednesday, December 30
Winter Workshop at Stepping Stones Museum for Children – Norwalk
Make a tree circle or yarn ornament decoration to warm up your home during this Winter Vacation Week Workshop.

See all Wednesday events.

Thursday, December 31
First Night Hartford – Hartford
Celebrate with friends and family-friendly at this multicultural, alcohol-free New Year's celebration with countless musicians, artists, performance groups and exhibits that inspire thousands of people of all ages to attend each year.

See all Thursday events.

Friday, January 1
Holiday Magic at Mystic Seaport – Mystic
Take part in special holiday activities at the Mystic Seaport. Explore the Museum’s 19th-century seafaring village, historic vessels, and maritime exhibits.

See all Friday events.