The Aldrich Museum in Ridgefield (not a far drive from Stratford), has some amazing FREE activities for kids this summer. Here's one. Please visit AldrichArt.org for a full lineup of events.
Aldrich Discovers: Earth Art Sculptures
Tuesday, July 8 · 2 pm to 4 pm
FREE for members and children under 18; FREE with the price of admission
Explore the Sculpture Garden at The Aldrich and collect flowers, rocks, plants, and other organic materials to create a temporary site-specific work inspired by artist Robert Smithson. Use different shapes, colors, and sizes to build a beautiful and natural work, and then capture it through photography.