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Pepperidge Farm, Inc.

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People’s United Bank

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Worldwide Day of Play

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Saturday, September 19, 2015
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
FREE and Open to the Public – No Museum Admission Required!

It’s Nickelodeon’s annual Worldwide Day of Play and Stepping Stones Museum for Children is an official registered Nickelodeon site. Turn off your TV, video games, and computers and join us for a day packed with physical activities, amazing performances and cool crafts.

Community partners include Intensity Club, Kempo Martial Arts Ridgefield-Wilton, Westport Country Playhouse, Chess Club of Fairfield County, Westport Y, Pump It Up and Happy Clam Band.

Donate Now

Please consider making a gift on this free day of play to support
the museum's Open Arms initiative.

Activities and Performances

Celebration Courtyard

10:00 am – noon
Westport Country Playhouse

Make puppets and use them in a mini theater brought by the playhouse.

Noon – 12:45 pm
Westport Weston Family YMCA Gymnastic Team

Gymnastic routine

1:30 – 2:15 pm
Pete and Chris Amusements

Magic Show

1:30 – 3:00 pm
Chess Club of Fairfield County

Learn how to play chess!

Multimedia Gallery

1:30 – 2:30 pm
Intensity Club

Zumba class

2:15 – 3:00 pm
Kempo Academy

Martial Arts demonstration

3:45 – 4:30 pm
Game On!

Great Lawn

11:15 am – noon

Meet a shelter dog and participate in a Mutt-i-grees workshop.

Bus Circle

10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Pump It Up

Play games and win a prize.

Community Garden

10:00 am – 5:00 pm
ABC Stepping Stones Chalk Art

10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Book walk

10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Scavenger Hunt

Great Lawn

11:15 am – noon

Family Sports
10:30 – 11:15 am Freeze Tag
11:45 am – 12:30 pm Soccer
1:00 – 1:45 pm Volleyball
2:15 – 3:00 pm Burlap Race
3:30 – 4:15 pm Frisbee

Traveling and Light Gallery

10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Frisbee Making Activity

Noon – 3:00 pm
Gaming Unplugged

Thanks to our Community Partners

  • Chess Club of Fairfield County
  • Intensity Club
  • Kempo Academy of Martial Arts
  • PAWS/Mutt-i-grees
  • Pete and Chris Amusements
  • Pump It Up
  • Westport Country Playhouse
  • Westport Weston Family YMCA Gymnastic Team

  • Center for Contemporary Printmaking
  • The First Tee of Connecticut
  • JAM
  • Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum
  • Music for Aardvarks
  • Pampalibros
  • Westport Y
  • Fairfield County Sports Commission
  • REI
  • Rita’s Water Ice
  • TD Bank
  • Westport Country Playhouse
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
  • Previous Events

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