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Fun with the Family: Connecticut

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Written by a parent, for parents, this opinionated, personal, and easy-to-use guide has hundreds of ideas to keep the kids entertained for an hour, a day, or a weekend! Fun with the Family™ Connecticut leads the way to amusement parks, historical attractions, children’s museums, wildlife habitats, festivals, parks, and much more.
The whole family will enjoy:

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Overview

Written by a parent, for parents, this opinionated, personal, and easy-to-use guide has hundreds of ideas to keep the kids entertained for an hour, a day, or a weekend! Fun with the Family™ Connecticut leads the way to amusement parks, historical attractions, children’s museums, wildlife habitats, festivals, parks, and much more.
The whole family will enjoy:

• Picking their own strawberries, jostaberries, peaches, and pumpkins at   Middlefield’s Lyman Orchards
• Tubing down the Farmington River—a 2.5-mile journey of water, sun, and    relaxation
• Acting as dinosaur archaeologists by creating plaster casts of prehistoric animal    tracks at Dinosaur State Park in Rocky Hill
• Discovering how ice cream is made at Bolton’s Fish Family Farm Creamery and    Dairy

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781615533718
  • Publisher: Globe Pequot Press
  • Publication date: 6/1/2006
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 320
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Doe Boyle is a lifelong Connecticut shoreline resident and an accomplished writer and editor. She is author of Globe Pequot's Guide to the Connecticut Shore as well as a dozen children's books. She lives in Madison, Connecticut.
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Table of Contents

(1) Fairfield County: Gold Coast and Green Woods (2) Litchfield County: Artful Pleasures and Historic Treasures (3) Hartford County: Capital Ideas in the Heart of Connecticut (4) New Haven County: Urban Culture and Country Adventure (5) Middlesex County: Riverside Villages and Shoreline Towns (6) Tolland County: Simple Dreams and Country Comforts (7) Windham County: River Valleys and Rural Byways (8) New London County: Coastal Voyages and Country Sojourns
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