Mommy and Me: Music and Movement class, Wednesdays, Oct. 16-Nov. 20, 9-9:45 a.m., Darien Arts Center, 2 Renshaw Rd., Darien. Geared toward children ages 18-months to 3 years and their parents and caregivers. Registration/Info:, or 203-655-8683.

Family Sleepover, Oct. 19, 6 p.m. check-in, Maritime Aquarium, 10 N. Water St., Norwalk. Children ages 5 and older with accompanying parent or caregiver stay at the aquarium overnight. Behind-the-scenes tours, dinner, snacks, crafts, an IMAX movie, private seal show and more. Depart Saturday morning by 9:45 a.m. Cost: $80-$85. Advance registration required. Info: 203-852-0700, ext. 2206,

Pumpkin Patch Train Rides, Oct. 19-20; 26-27, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sundays, noon-4 p.m., Danbury Railway Museum, 120 White St., Danbury. Cost: $12. Info:

Enchanted Forest, Oct. 25, 5- 7:30 p.m., CT Audubon’s Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr St., Fairfield. Nature-themed Halloween event with guided walks along a luminary trail in the Larsen Sanctuary. Cost: $2-$15. Tickets:

Regards to Broadway, Nov. 3, Darien Arts Center, 2 Renshaw Rd., Darien. For children in grades 3 through 6. Info:

Paw Patrol Live! Race to the Rescue, Nov. 9 and 10, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., The Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic St., Stamford. Tickets: $19-$140. Info:


The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, 10 North Water St., Norwalk. Info:

Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr St., Fairfield. Info:

New Canaan Nature Center, 144 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan. Info: call 203-966-9577.

Darien Nature Center, 120 Brookside Rd. Darien. Info: call 203-655-7459.

Devil’s Den/Lucius Pond Ordway Preserve, a Nature Conservancy property, 33 Pent Rd., Weston; open dawn to dusk to passive recreation; 20 miles of trails; info., concerns, 860-455-0716;

Woodcock Nature Center, 56 Deer Run Rd., Wilton. Info: woodcocknature

Audubon Greenwich, 528 Riversville Rd., Greenwich. Info:

Stepping Stones Museum, 303 West Ave., Norwalk. Info: or call 203-899-0606.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford. Info:

Earthplace, The Nature Discovery Center, 10 Woodside Lane, Westport. Info:

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport. Info:

EverWonder Children’s Museum, 31 Pecks Lane, Newtown. Info: