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Stepping Stones partnership teaches early language and literacy

4/16/2017 10:08:01 AM Isabel O'Grady scurried excitedly across the classroom floor toward a makeshift paper barn. It was around lunchtime at the ELLI classroom at the Stepping Stones Museum for Children.
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Stepping Stones Museum Egg-straordinary Egg-stravaganza – News 8

4/16/2017 9:31:16 AM "NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Easter is tomorrow but we are celebrating today; members from Stepping Stones Museum in Norwalk stopped by our studio to talk about their Egg-stravaganza event." — News 8
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SEEN: Eggs-traordinary Egg-stravaganza at Stepping Stones Museum 2017 – The Hour

4/15/2017 9:30:18 AM "The Eggs-traordinary Egg-stravaganza took place at Stepping Stones Museum for Children in Norwalk on April 15, 2017. Kids enjoyed an egg scavenger hunt, live music and more. Were you SEEN?" — The Hour
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A Stepping Stones Visitor Favorite has Returned to the Museum

1/28/2017 9:43:01 AM Children’s health matters. Not only is it a topic of vital importance for the Tri-State Area’s parents and families, but it is a critical issue for the short- and long-term health of our community as well. As children’s early experiences help shape t...
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The Holidays are Happening at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

11/17/2016 2:02:47 PM While all of the museum’s holiday happenings are filled with fun and good cheer, we have a family experience that is truly magical!
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Stepping Stones Hosts Inaugural Friendsgiving Fundraiser

10/25/2016 9:44:35 AM The first-ever FriendsGiving event is a rare chance to enjoy an out-of-this-earth taste experience with celebrated Chef Justin Walker from the Earth at Hidden Pond Restaurant in Maine.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts Annual Magical Monster Mash

9/15/2016 9:41:03 AM The Magical Monster Mash will be a spellbinding night jam-packed with not-so-scary, costumed family fun.
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Get Ready for a Mega Summer at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

6/29/2016 9:48:30 AM These themed weeks incorporate indoor and outdoor activities to keep children active and learning all summer long.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Sets Goal to Create Equity During ACM’s InterActivity Conference

5/17/2016 9:53:14 AM The Association of Children’s Museums’ (ACM) membership and board of directors adopted a resolution defining and guiding the growing role of children’s museums in closing the achievement gap during ACM’s annual InterActivity conference.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Announces New Summer Learning Camps

3/12/2016 12:04:42 PM The New Summer Camp Drop-off programs introduce campers to fun and learning in the Norwalk, Connecticut area. Red-hot summer FUN in the cool place to be – starting June 20!
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts Storybook Pajama Party

2/15/2016 11:59:29 AM Party also marks the museum’s Sweet 16 celebration.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Presents Around the World: Asia Exhibit

1/12/2016 11:53:59 AM The Museum announces that 2016 is the year for adventure with Around the World and the return of Rainforest Adventure ! Around the World is part of the museum’s award-winning Global Connections Initiative and received the Promising Practice and Rep...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Celebrates the Holiday Season

12/11/2015 11:46:55 AM While all of the museum’s holiday happenings are filled with fun and good cheer, we have a family experience that is truly magical! Participate in festive activities this season with the whole family at the Museum.
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Monthly No-Cost Admission for Special Needs Families Now All Day at Stepping Stones

11/15/2015 11:41:09 AM The museum’s monthly Accessibility Day is part of our Open Arms initiative. Since the first day that we opened our doors in 2000, Stepping Stones has made a commitment to ensure that all children have access to our award-winning museum experiences. A...
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Stepping Stones Museum Goes Green for National Energy Awareness Month

10/16/2015 11:35:17 AM The museum has taken several steps to become more environmentally friendly.
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New Exhibit Opening at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

9/10/2015 11:35:37 AM Stepping Stones Museum for Children opens exhibit focusing on repairs and serves as a child-friendly manual of sorts.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Announces Partnership with TESS

8/8/2015 12:18:21 PM Talent Education Suzuki School will team with Stepping Stones Museum to introduce children to the arts.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Celebrates Norwalk Native Raggedy Ann!

7/8/2015 11:30:39 AM
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Announces Mega Making Exhibit

6/10/2015 11:30:56 AM The Mega Making exhibit at Stepping Stones Museum for Children opened June 13 and is running through Labor Day.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Invites Visitors to Observe My Sky Exhibit

5/14/2015 1:29:27 PM The sun sets on the My Sky exhibit at Stepping Stones Museum for Children in Norwalk, CT after Memorial Day – see it soon!
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Party like a Rock Star at Stepping Stones Museum for Children in Norwalk, CT

4/12/2015 1:27:09 PM Stepping Stones has whimsical galleries, gardens and exhibit space now able to accommodate special events of every size. Let this award-winning party destination amaze the crowd.
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Stepping Stones Celebrates 15 Years of ‘Playing it Forward’

3/8/2015 1:24:33 PM There will be lots of noise around the celebration of the official birthday of Stepping Stones Museum for Children on Wednesday, March 11 with activities all day long.
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February Features Music, Dance and a Birthday Piñata

2/12/2015 11:25:18 AM Stepping Stones Museum for Children will host a New Orleans Jazz Band on Valentine’s Day and a Winter Wonderland Children’s Ball with a swing dance performance later in the month.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Embarks on a Year-Long Tour of U.S. Regions

1/18/2015 12:18:55 PM In 2015, Stepping Stones embarks on a tour of the United States with their "Around the World" program. Over 12 months, they will feature 12 exciting destinations. Each destination will be explored through programs such as the Performance Series, Crea...
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Healthy "Grinch Kabobs"

12/1/2014 3:04:41 PM Our staff is having it's months "Healthy Tastings" with this cute and delicious treat inspired by the classic holiday season tale from Dr. Seuss, "How the Grinch Stole Christmas."
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Norwalk Acts and Stepping Stones Museum for Children Take Visitors on a Back to School Night Adventure!

8/15/2014 12:07:57 PM Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Manuel J. Rivera headline the September 4 Get Into It! FREE event.
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New Event! Hulapalooza Luau at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

6/12/2014 12:55:46 PM Stepping Stones says, “ALOHA” and welcome to a special family evening on Saturday, July 19 from 6:00 to 8:30 pm. A unique tropical summer treat, the Hulapalooza Luau will transport visitors to the islands to play ancient games, listen to traditional...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Celebrates The Science of the Small with Nanodays™

3/10/2014 10:55:58 AM In its trademark play-driven manner, Stepping Stones Museum for Children will highlight the study of nanoscience during its annual NanoDays celebration from Saturday, March 29 – Sunday, April 6.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Introduces Reduced-Admission Twilight Hours

2/4/2014 10:56:10 AM For a limited time, Stepping Stones is offering half-priced admission after 3:00 pm on Tuesdays through Fridays and so much more. Through March 28, guests can take advantage of the museum’s reduced-admission twilight hours and enjoy its special bran...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Kicks Off 2014 with Two New Experiences Related to Children’s Social-Emotional Health and Physical Wellness

1/13/2014 10:56:22 AM Express Yourself and the Healthyville traveling exhibit were created by Stepping Stones Museum for Children as part of its statewide Healthy Children, Healthy Communities initiative . Express Yourself will become a long-term exhibit in the mu...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts an Enchanting Evening for the Whole Family

12/9/2013 9:55:10 AM Stepping Stones transforms into a snow-kissed wonderland to welcome little princes and princesses for a magical evening. Dress up in your finest, learn ballroom moves from the experts, pose for the paparazzi, and make a winter craft.
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The Holidays are Happening at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

11/2/2013 9:55:27 AM Enjoy sock skating in our outdoor rink, get cozy inside our play-sized igloo, make your way through our Celebrations Maze, take part in an impromptu dance party with our elves, penguins and snowpeople, glide through historic Mathews Park as the Sola...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts its Annual Monster Mash on October 26

10/1/2013 9:55:40 AM Monster Mash: Questions and Mysteries will be a spellbinding night jam-packed with not-so-scary family fun. There will be age-appropriate activities for all visitors, so that the whole family can enjoy this costume party.
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Connecticut Children Become Toast of the Town in Global Energy – The Musical at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

9/15/2013 9:55:53 AM Musical based on the writing of children from Connecticut and around the globe. Starting October 7, Global Energy – The Musical will make a limited two-week return engagement at Stepping Stones Museum for Children in Norwalk, Connecticut.
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The 10th Annual Worldwide Day of Play is Coming to Stepping Stones Museum for Children – Free Admission for Everyone!

9/1/2013 9:56:06 AM Get up, turn off your electronic devices and come on down to Stepping Stones Museum for Children for a free day of play on Saturday, September 21. In honor of Nickelodeon’s 10th Annual Worldwide Day of Play, Stepping Stones is hosting an action-pac...
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Norwalk ACTS And Stepping Stones Museum for Children Take Visitors on a Back to School Night Adventure!

8/15/2013 9:56:27 AM New Norwalk Superintendent of Schools Dr. Manuel J. Rivera headlines the September 5 Get Into It! FREE event. A fun, back-to-school night at Stepping Stones filled with innovative school readiness and enrichment programs for children and parents w...
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Energize Connecticut Grant Allows Stepping Stones Museum for Children and the City of Norwalk to Bring Red-Hot Summer Fun to Calf Pasture Beach

7/11/2013 9:56:40 AM “Thanks to the continued generosity of Energize Connecticut, we are able to bring the Conservation Quest Maze and its important energy conservation messages to Calf Pasture Beach,” said Rhonda Kiest, Executive Director of Stepping Stones Museum for C...
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Dog Days of Summer Arrive Early at Stepping Stones Museum for Children with Boozoo’s Canine Carnival

6/2/2013 9:56:59 AM Join BooZoo and his furry friends at the four-legged social event of the season
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s 8th annual fundraiser blends wine, microbrews, spirits, food and a taste of Americana

5/3/2013 9:57:16 AM Mix and mingle under the giant open-air tent of our Celebration Courtyard as we celebrate the best elements of Classic Americana at the 8th annual Step Out Wine and Food Tasting event.
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Stepping Stones Honors Dr. Margie Gillis, Hazel Hobbs, Curtis O. Law and Norwalk Housing Authority with its 2013 Stepping Up for Children Award

4/2/2013 9:57:28 AM Annual awards recognize individuals or organizations that advocate for young children, winners will be honored at the museum’s Kaleidoscope Ball on Saturday, April 6, 2013.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children, Norwalk Community College, Norwalk Housing Authority and Literacy How Announce the Launch of the ELLI Lab School

3/1/2013 9:58:34 AM Stepping Stones Museum for Children, Norwalk Community College, Norwalk Housing Authority and Literacy How, Inc. joined forces in March 2011 to launch the Early Language and Literacy Initiative (ELLI), a public-private, community partnership whose ...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Celebrates the Journey of Learning at The Kaleidoscope Ball

2/19/2013 9:59:27 AM The flagship fundraising social event is returning to Norwalk on Saturday, April 6, 2013. Proceeds from the event support the museum’s Open Arms initiative.
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Framed: Step into Art™ is Opening at Stepping Stones Museum for Children in January 2013

12/3/2012 10:20:28 AM Step inside the framework of famous paintings and experience art like never before in Framed: Step into Art , opening at Stepping Stones Museum for Children on Monday, January 21, 2013.
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The Holidays are Happening at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

11/12/2012 2:16:57 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children transforms into a magical “must-see” destination for the holidays. A great way to usher in the holiday season and provide many fun moments while creating lasting memories for you and your family.
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Stepping Stones Museum For Children Hosts it's Annual Monster Mash Costume Party

9/19/2012 10:26:38 AM Stepping Stones is pleased to invite the public to its annual Monster Mash: A Pumpkin Party on Saturday, October 27, 2012 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.
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The Worldwide Day of Play is Coming to Stepping Stones Museum for Children on October 6

9/18/2012 10:29:14 AM In honor of Nickelodeon’s Worldwide Day of Play, Stepping Stones is hosting an action-packed day with free museum admission and activities throughout Mathews Park.
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New Exhibit at Stepping Stones Museum for Children Debuts in September

8/19/2012 10:31:57 AM Native Voices: New England Tribal Families is a special exhibit introducing five thriving native New England communities as they work to balance cultural traditions with life in a modern world.
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Stepping Stones Rolls in its Newest Permanent Experience – The Solar Express Train

7/19/2012 12:36:11 PM All tracks lead to Stepping Stones Museum for Children for the Solar Express, a trackless train that will be chugging through historic Mathews Park daily and year round.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Awarded Two Grants From Perrin Family Foundation for Youth Enrichment Program

7/5/2011 1:52:10 PM Grants from The Perrin Family Foundation will be used to expand the opportunities for youth volunteers.
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“Summer Jam LIVE” Teen Concert Series Rocks at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

7/5/2011 1:27:08 PM Kicking Daisies kicks off 4 night outdoor music event to benefit children’s museum.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Grants YESS Scholarship Award to Brien McMahon Graduating Senior

6/15/2011 11:43:42 AM Stepping Stones awards its first YESS Scholarship.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Debuts access/ABILITY

6/2/2011 11:44:43 AM A new exhibit to help visitors gain better understanding of challenges facing people living with disabilities.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Receives 2011 MetLife Foundation & Association for Children’s Museum Promising Practice Award

5/19/2011 11:44:18 AM Stepping Stones Museum for Children is among three institutions to win the award after a national search for exemplary children’s museum efforts that help children develop 21 st century skills.
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Dog Days of Summer Arrive at Stepping Stones Museum for Children with BooZoo’s Canine Carnival!

5/12/2011 11:42:56 AM Stepping Stones Debuts Top Dog BooZoo™ in Inaugural Event Promoting Early Childhood Initiatives, Reading Literacy and Intergenerational Learning.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children awarded $15,000 grant from Fairfield County Community Foundation.

3/7/2011 1:50:57 PM For over 10 years, Fairfield County Community Foundation has been a supporter of Stepping Stones Museum for Children and this year’s $15,000 grant will support general operating expenses, an essential contribution since the museum’s $17 million r...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children and First County Bank Kick Off $2 Million Count me in! Community Campaign

7/12/2010 1:50:28 PM “Count us in!” said Rey Giallongo, president and chief operating officer of First County Bank, as he accepted a giant container of energy balls from Rhonda Kiest.
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2 Millionth Visitor Gets Celebrity Welcome at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

6/4/2010 1:19:44 PM Today amid a huge fan-fare of music, balloons and excited staff, Stepping Stones Museum for Children welcomed Skyler, 3, of Stamford as the museum’s 2 millionth visitor.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children to Participate in Blue Star Museums/One of more than 600 museums to offer free admission to military personnel and

5/26/2010 1:19:27 PM Today Stepping Stones Museum for Children announced their participation in Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and select museums across America that offer free admission to all active duty mi...
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Gala Event at Stepping Stones Museum for Children Raises over $610,000 for Expansion and Honors Recipients of its Stepping Up for Children Awards

5/6/2010 1:19:17 PM Stepping Stones hosted The Kaleidoscope Ball: Ten Years and Growing on Saturday, May 1 which successfully raised over $610,000 for the museum’s current expansion.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children and Jefferson Science Magnet School Send Student

5/6/2010 1:19:08 PM On May 1, an estimated 5,000 people packed Gampel Pavilion at the University of Connecticut for the 27th Annual Connecticut Invention Convention.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Announces Recipients of its Stepping Up for Children Awards/Awards will be Presented at The Kaleidoscope Ball: Ten

4/29/2010 1:18:49 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children will present the prestigious Stepping Up for Children Awards at The Kaleidoscope Ball: Ten Years and Growing on Saturday, May 1.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Launches Earth Day Art Contest and Hosts Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 17

4/13/2010 1:45:38 PM To inspire children to make thoughtful choices about energy use to help protect the planet and promote healthy living, Stepping Stones Museum for Children is conducting an Earth Day Art Contest and hosting an Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April ...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Partners with Connecticut Hospitals to Provide Free Family Memberships to Babies Born on its 10th Birthday

3/10/2010 1:45:04 PM In honor of the museum’s 10th birthday, Stepping Stones Museum for Children will be giving away one-year family museum memberships to the families of the first ten babies born at participating hospitals.
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Stepping Stones Conservation Quest Mini Exhibit Kicks Off Statewide School Tour at Rogers International School

3/3/2010 1:44:13 PM Students at Rogers International School in Stamford will be the first children in the state to join the quest to conserve energy with the help of Stepping Stones Museum for Children.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s 5th Annual Step Out at Stepping Stones Wine & Beer Tasting Raises More Than $19,000 for Museum Programs

2/12/2010 1:42:10 PM Wine and food enthusiasts and supporters of Stepping Stones Museum for Children were in attendance for its 5th annual Step Out Wine & Beer Tasting event onFebruary 6.
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Celebrate National Children's Dental Health Month with Give Kids A Smile Day at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

1/28/2010 1:41:50 PM Stepping Stones will offer free dental screenings on Friday, February 5 from 1 to 5 pm.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Provides FREE Healthyville Nutrition Kits

1/13/2010 1:41:27 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children is offering all Title 1 public elementary schools throughout Connecticut its Healthyville Adventures in Nutrition Kits for free.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts 5th Annual Step Out Wine & Beer Tasting Event on Saturday, February 6

1/6/2010 1:43:52 PM Wine, beer and food enthusiasts, along with supporters of Stepping Stones Museum for Children, will head to the museum on Saturday, February 6 from 7 to 9 pm for its fifth annual Step Out Wine & Beer Tasting event.
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Stepping Stones Conservation Quest Maze on Energy Conservation Visits Audubon Greenwich

9/18/2009 1:40:27 PM Join the quest to learn about energy and conservation with the Conservation QuestSM maze on exhibit now at Audubon Greenwich through October 7.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s 6th Annual Swing Into It! Golf Tournament Tees Off on Thursday, October 1

9/16/2009 1:39:31 PM Golf enthusiasts and supporters of Stepping Stones Museum for Children will return to The Stanwich Club in Greenwich on Thursday, October 1 for the 6th annual Swing Into It!
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Awarded $10,000 Grant from the Perrin Family Foundation for Open Arms Accessibility Initiative

9/9/2009 1:40:02 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children has received a $10,000 grant from the Perrin Family Foundation.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Awarded $15,000 Grant from the Fairfield County Community Foundation for the Norwalk After School Partnership Prog

9/9/2009 1:38:49 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children has received a $15,000 grant from the Fairfield County Community Foundation.
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Conservation QuestSM - Traveling Exhibit on Energy Conservation – Travels to Sony Public Plaza in New York City

8/13/2009 1:38:15 PM Join the quest to conserve energy. The Conservation Quest Traveling Exhibit, developed by Stepping Stones Museum for Children, is making its New York City debut at the Sony Public Plaza from August 1 – September 7, 2009.
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Join the Construction Crew! Stepping Stones Museum for Children Opens New Build It! Exhibit on August 15

8/13/2009 1:37:46 PM With all of the construction activity taking place outside of Stepping Stones with the museum’s expansion, children can now participate and learn about the building process with the museum’s newest exhibit Build It! opening on Saturday, August 15.
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Tom Chapin Kicks Off Celebration Sundays Outdoor Musical Performance Series at Stepping Stones on July 26

7/15/2009 1:37:25 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children will kick off a fourpart musical performance series beginning with Tom Chapin on July 26 in the museum’s enhanced Gullquist Family Celebration Courtyard.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Launches Summer Reading Journey and Encourages Families to Travel the World through the Magic of Reading

6/23/2009 1:37:09 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children will launch Summer Reading Journey, its first summer reading program, on Thursday, July 2 at 4 pm with local author Nora Gaydos.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts Grand Opening Celebration for its Enhanced Gullquist Family Celebration Courtyard

6/19/2009 1:36:24 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children will celebrate the opening of its enhanced Gullquist Family Celebration Courtyard this evening and kick off its Growing Together Community Campaign with a family event for museum friends and supporters.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Launches Celebration Sundays Outdoor Musical Performance Series Starting July 2009

5/4/2009 1:35:30 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children will present a fourpart musical performance series beginning in July in the museum’s enhanced Gullquist Family Celebration Courtyard.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Celebrates 7,300 Hours of Volunteer Service during National Volunteer Week

4/22/2009 1:35:08 PM In conjunction with National Volunteer Week being celebrated this week, Stepping Stones Museum for Children is honoring its more than 200 youth and adult volunteers for their 7,300 hours of service in 2008.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Sets May 1, 2010 for The Kaleidoscope Ball

4/22/2009 1:34:54 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children has set the date of The Kaleidoscope Ball for Saturday, May 1, 2010 to be held at the museum in Norwalk’s Mathews Park.
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GO Green! and Celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 18 at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

4/9/2009 1:34:39 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children will help children and their families “GO Green!” by hosting an Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 18 with a variety of special activities and programs taking place at the museum throughout the day.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Marks Official Start of its Expansion Project with Groundbreaking Event, March 14

3/14/2009 1:34:23 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children, a private nonprofit organization, hosted a community Groundbreaking Celebration today.
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Children’s Community Mural to be a Focal Point of Stepping Stones Museum for Children Groundbreaking Celebration, March 14

3/5/2009 1:33:48 PM What does “growing” look like to you? That’s the question that more than 190 Fairfield County elementary school students were asked last month as part of their engagement in the design of a new outdoor mural for Stepping Stones Museum for Children, a...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children to Host Groundbreaking Celebration

2/26/2009 1:33:29 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children, a private, non-profit organization, will host a community Groundbreaking Celebration on Saturday, March 14 at 9:30 am.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s Architectural Firm Receives 2008 AIA Connecticut Design Award for Creation of Kinetic Garden Sculptures

2/19/2009 1:33:13 PM Beinfield Architecture, Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s architectural firm spearheading the museum’s expansion project, received the 2008 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Connecticut Design Award: “Encompassing Art” for its design of thre...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s Hosts its 4th Annual Step Out at Stepping Stones Wine Tasting Event on Saturday, January 31

1/16/2009 1:32:53 PM Wine and food enthusiasts and supporters of Stepping Stones Museum for Children will head to the museum on Saturday, January 31 from 7 to 9 pm for its fourth annual Step Out at Stepping Stones wine and beer tasting event.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Receives LED Light Donation from Norwalk Parking Authority

1/15/2009 1:18:16 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children, a private non-profit, is about to get even brighter and more colorful, thanks to a donation of a LED lighting system from the Norwalk Parking Authority which contains 20 fixtures.
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Michelle Jordan Joins Stepping Stones Museum for Children as Director of External Relations

1/7/2009 1:18:00 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children, a private nonprofit organization, is pleased to announce Michelle Jordan has been appointed its new director of external relations. With more than 20 years of experience at PepsiCo Inc., Jordan has a broad and div...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Awarded $10,000 Grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities of the New York Tri-State Area for Get Into It! FREE Ev

12/26/2008 1:17:15 PM Ronald McDonald House Charities of the New York Tri-State Area (RMHC-NYTSA) recently awarded $10,000 to Stepping Stones Museum for Children.
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Stepping Stones Museum Children to Launch $15 million “Green” Expansion Project

12/18/2008 1:16:51 PM In 2010, Stepping Stones Museum for Children will celebrate its 10th birthday and open a multi-faceted, environmentally conscious building expansion that will catapult the museum into the future.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Welcomes New Exhibit Conservation Quest

12/12/2008 1:16:00 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s new traveling exhibit Conservation Quest, will be making its first stop at the museum starting today.
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Families Invited to Learn about Energy Conservation on October 30 at Stepping Stones Get Into It! FREE Evening Sponsored by Connecticut Light & Power

10/24/2008 1:15:43 PM Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) and the ConnecticutEnergy Efficiency Fund (CEEF) have joined forces with Stepping Stones Museum for Children in Norwalk to promote energy efficiency during Energy Conservation Month.
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Stepping Stones Introduces Conservation Quest - New Traveling Exhibit and Maze Focusing on Energy Conservation

10/1/2008 1:15:13 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children is embarking on an exciting new statewide project about energy with Conservation Quest - its new traveling exhibit and maze. The exhibit and maze are the first in a series of energythemed experiences and programs S...
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Stepping Stones Has Record Attendance at Worldwide Day of Play

9/30/2008 1:14:58 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children welcomed 2,300 visitors on Saturday, September 27 for Worldwide Day of Play, 250 more visitors than last year.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s 5th Annual Swing Into It! Golf Tournament Tees Off on Thursday, October 2

9/12/2008 1:14:45 PM Golf enthusiasts and supporters of Stepping Stones Museum for Children will return to The Stanwich Club in Greenwich on Thursday, October 2 for the 5th annual Swing Into It!
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Stepping Stones Selected by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation to Host Youth Panel Discussion to Tackle Issue of Childhood Obesity

9/9/2008 1:14:25 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children has been selected as one of six sites from across the country by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, a partnership between the American Heart Association and the William J. Clinton Foundation, to organize and ...
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Local Companies Demonstrate Commitment to Lifelong Learning by Supporting Stepping Stones Museum for Children’s Companies for Kids Corporate Sponsorsh

8/9/2008 1:14:10 PM Twenty seven companies have joined Stepping Stones Companies for Kids corporate partnership program that offers the business community unique opportunities to engage with the museum in its mission to broaden and enrich the educational opportunities f...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Voted Best Museum for Children and Best Museum for Families – AGAIN!

8/1/2008 1:13:59 PM For the fourth consecutive year, Stepping Stones Museum for Children has been awarded Best Museum for Children as part of the 2008 “Best of” awards from Moffly Publications’ “Best of the Gold Coast Connecticut” survey.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Receives $38,500 Marketing Grant from Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism

7/28/2008 1:13:48 PM Stepping Stones has received a matching marketing grant of $38,500 from the Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism for billboard and newspaper advertising.
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FREE Gas Offer as Part of Connecticut’s Staycation Destination Campaign

7/3/2008 1:13:36 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children is offering children and families the opportunity to visit the museum this summer and receive a free gallon of gas.
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AXA Advisors Helped Children Learn to “Save, Spend, Give” at Stepping Stones Museum for Children

6/28/2008 1:13:25 PM More than 300 children and families learned about the importance of saving, spending and giving at Stepping Stones Get Into It! FREE evening on May 29 with volunteers from AXA Advisors’ Connecticut branch, located in Stamford.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Awarded $15,000 Grant from the Perrin Family Foundation for Open Arms Accessibility Initiative

6/27/2008 1:12:59 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children has received a $15,000 grant from the Perrin Family Foundation.
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Announces $100,000 Grant from People’s United Community Foundation for Statewide Nutrition Program

5/29/2008 1:12:27 PM Stepping Stones Museum for Children is pleased to announce a $100,000 grant from People’s United Community Foundation to fund Healthyville Nutrition Kits that will be distributed, free of charge, to select elementary schools throughout the state of C...
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Stepping Stones Museum for Children Celebrates 5,600 Hours of Volunteer Service during National Volunteer Week

5/20/2008 1:12:04 PM In conjunction with National Volunteer Week, Stepping Stones Museum for Children honored its more than 200 youth and adult volunteers for their 5,600 hours of service with events on April 27 and May 3.
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