Mentor and Student Activities


Treat Farm in Orange CTCorn Maze/Treat Farm in Orange
A festive atmosphere with endless fall decorations, hayrides, and our famous corn maze. The experiences continue into the Holiday season when we provide beautiful holiday decorations as well as our cut your own Christmas trees.


Plasko's Farm in Trumbull CTPlasko’s Farm in Trumbull
A festive atmosphere with endless fall decorations, hayrides, and our famous corn maze. The experiences continue into the Holiday season when we provide beautiful holiday decorations as well as our cut your own Christmas trees.


Wells Hollow in Shelton CTWells Hollow in Shelton
A 5th generation farm located in Shelton, Connecticut, their ice cream shop offers over 60 flavors of ice cream! Their outdoor patio provides ample seating for your family, group of friends or special event. The ice cream is so delicious, you'll certainly be back for more!


Bartlett Arboretum Stamford CTBartlett Arboretum in Stamford
The Bartlett Arboretum contains 93 acres of parkland, gardens, landscapes, and hiking trails that focus on the regional plants, ecology and character of Southwestern New England. The Arboretum is open and accessible to the public every day of the year.


Tiger at The Beardsley ZooBeardsley Zoo in Bridgeport
Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo has a proud history of over 99 years as Connecticut’s only Zoo. They are committed to the preservation of endangered animals and are actively developing strategies that will protect species and preserve their wild habitats.


Disc GolfPark City Disc Golf at Veterans Park in Bridgeport
What is Disc Golf? A golf disc is thrown from a tee area to a target, which is the "hole." The hole can be one of a number of disc golf targets; the most common is an elevated metal basket. As a player progresses down the fairway, he or she must make each consecutive throw from the spot where the previous throw landed. Another course can be found at Cranbury Park in Norwalk and in Fairfield


Port Jeff FerryFerry ride to Port Jefferson
There's nothing quite like being out on the open water... enjoying the fresh breeze on your face, the gentle sound of the birds above, the beauty of the blue sea and majesty of the coastline as it approaches. Once you've arrived in Port Jefferson Harbor, check out all of the fun sites and food!


My Adventure Park in Bridgeport CTAdventure Park
This park sits on 5 acres of woods behind the Discovery Museum and is referred to as the “aerial forest park” of CT. Zip lining is just a part of the park – there are obstacle courses, bridges, tight ropes, tunnels, you name it, all connected by cable, rope and wood to several platforms in the trees. It’s a true “ropes” park offering various challenges for all types of levels.


Soundwaters Coastal CleanupSoundwaters Monthly Beach Cleanup Our coastline is one of our most precious resources, and we must chip in to keep it pristine. SoundWaters is leading the charge but needs everyone’s help. We host seasonal clean-up days when we will provide you with gloves and bags to walk the public shoreline and pick up human debris. We weigh and catalog everything collected before disposing of it in the appropriate manner.


Fairfield CT Womens Soccer

Fairfield University Women’s Soccer Schedule 

Fairfield University Men’s Soccer schedule



CT Audubon Society CT Audubon Society
Founded in 1898, the Connecticut Audubon Society operates nature facilities in Fairfield, Milford, Pomfret, Hampton, Sherman, and Old Lyme, and an EcoTravel office in Essex. Connecticut Audubon manages 21 wildlife sanctuaries encompassing more than 3,300 acres of open space in Connecticut, and educates over 100,000 children and adults annually. Connecticut Audubon is an independent organization, not affiliated with any national or governmental group.

Mini Golf in Norwalk Norwalk Cove Marina Mini Golf has provided Fairfield County with summertime entertainment for over 50 years. Our 18-hole course offers demanding play with true “pro golf” style mini golf. It is a place where people of all ages and skill levels can enjoy a round of miniature golf while taking in the wonderful waterfront views of Calf Pasture Beach and the Long Island Sound.


LongShore Ice Skating Westport CTLongShore Ice Skating
Want to learn something new? Need a fun outdoor activity this winter? Celebrating 25 years of community skating with the WPAL Rink, LongDHore Ice Skating Rink has begun for our instructional skating lesson at the Westport PAL Rink at Longshore. Lessons are available through Westport Parks and Recreation for children ages 3 – 15 and adults on various days and times. All instruction follows the United Figure Skating Learn to Skate Program. Please visit for more information and to register NOW! Don’t miss out on the fun!


Compo Beach Westport CTCompo Beach Walk Westport A 29 acre park with an extensive sand beach along the shore of Long Island Sound and borders the Saugatuck River, is a great spot for an autumn or winter walk. No parking stickers needed after October 1,2022.




Rock Climb Fairfield
Rock Climb Fairfield
Rock Climb Fairfield is one of Connecticut's largest indoor climbing gyms. In addition to an outstanding 4-story lead wall, hundreds of top rope routes and boulder problems, our facility offers a fitness center, full locker rooms, and a dedicated parking lot. Learn a new skill, make lifelong friends, or just train really hard. Do it all! Our inclusive community can help get you there.
Climbing is for everyone!

IT Adventure Ropes Course New Haven Experience the world’s largest indoor ropes course, featuring four adrenaline-pumping levels of fun and adventure! Your full body harness and sling line will keep you connected at all times while you explore 100+ challenges, including crisscross angle rope ladders, zig-zag swinging beams, cargo nets, bridges, and more. Soar through the air on the zip rails over the liquid fireworks water show from one end of the course to the other.


The Studio Fairfield Pottery
The Studio Fairfield Get creative with pottery fun and painting fun!
The Studio Fairfield is a local, women-run, art-based studio. This art collective is dedicated to bringing our community together through a passion for creativity and self-expression. Our space offers classes in many mediums for all skill levels, from amateur to professional. We emphasize teaching fundamental techniques and guiding individual growth. You get to do art your way, everyday.


 Downtown Cabaret Theater Bridgeport
Professional non-profit organization producing quality musicals and shows in CT for children and adults. Providing professional and quality produced musicals and shows, this non-profit, musical theatre & entertainment organization has been performing to CT for over 40+ years. Downtown Cabaret Theater Bridgeport is a Cabaret-style theater with a shows and musicals for all ages.


Pez Visitor Center-Fun Activity Day
Plan a fun filled day at PEZ! Visits are self guided with viewing windows into the packaging production area. Watch live, video monitors detailing the process of how a dispenser is created and candy is made are played on a loop above the packaging area windows. And, you'll get a souvenir PEZ lanyard & an opportunity to win a free PEZ dispenser in one of their interactive activities.

RPM Raceway Stamford
RPM Raceway
Find a variety of experiences in this multi-level facility. From the European-style hi-speed karting and 14 lanes of bowling, to the extensive arcade options including RPM VR and RPM SIM, as well as signature, yummy  dishes. RPM Raceway Stamford is the perfect location for you to celebrate and have fun!


Bridgeport Islanders Hockey  Catch a hockey game with the Bridgeport Islanders! The Bridgeport Islanders are a professional ice hockey team playing in the American Hockey League. They are the AHL affiliate of the National Hockey League's New York Islanders, who own the franchise. Take a look at the schedule and go to a game.


Shelton Sports Center
Shelton Sports Center
The SportsCenter of Connecticut has grown into the premier Family Fun Entertainment Center in New England. Situated on over 20 acres, The SportsCenter consists of over 150,000 square feet of indoor entertainment venues coupled with numerous outdoor activities.



Nutmeg Bowling
Nutmeg Bowling Nutmeg Bowl offers the finest in family entertainment. Nutmeg is equipped with 56 synthetic lanes with the most technologically advanced automatic scoring system. We have a fully loaded sports bar with Direct TV and 4 Hi-Def flat screen TV’s. Big Bob’s Burgers and More Café, has a full menu served 7 days a week, with daily specials available.




  • Online Games - Mentors and Students can connect virtually by playing apps or web-based games.
  • Travel the World - Students and Mentors can tour famous locations together virtually. Explore the world without packing luggage by setting up a Zoom meeting
  • How-To Classes - Online learning doesn’t have to be about the 3 R’s. Explore and experience new things like cooking, painting, exercising and other fun virtual activities together.
  • Virtual College Campus Tours - Help prepare your older Shepherds Student by virtually touring campuses or experiencing what a college lecture is like.