Enrichment Directory

Connecticut Parent Magazine's Enrichment Program runs from July through December, featuring listings for a wide variety of programs including dance, sports, language, theatre, special needs and more. For more information on the sports and physical activites category, visit www.mykidsfan.com. For more information on showcasing your organization, call 203-483-1700.

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Academics   back to top

Kumon
Locations throughout Connecticut
800-ABC-MATH (800-222-6284)
www.kumon.com
This is the perfect time for your child to join Kumon Math and Reading programs.
The Kumon Method lets children learn at their own pace, so they can grasp any concept, regardless of age or grade level. Your child will gain confidence that will last a lifetime.

Art Classes   back to top

Guilford Art Center
411 Church St, Guilford
(203) 453-5947
www.guilfordartcenter.org
Guilford Art Center offers a wide range of art classes and workshops for children (ages 3 ½-12 years, and teens) all year long. The Summer Youth Program runs June 25 – August 24. Classes include painting, pottery, digital photography, glasswork, comics, American Girl crafts, sewing, beading architecture, mask making and much more. Teen blacksmithing offered year-long. Fall semester begins Sept 24.

Dance   back to top

Flash Pointe Dance
1657 Post Road, Fairfield
203-259-1600
www.flashpointedance.com
Flash Pointe Dance offers strong technical training and a supportive environment. Dance is used to develop confidence and self esteem, and there is a focus on developing sportsmanship, strong work ethic and a belief that students can achieve their dreams. Preschool-adult.

Gymnastics   back to top

Gymnastics & Cheerleading Academy of CT
85 Mill Plain Road, Fairfield
203-610-8200
www.gcaofct.com
Our goal is to provide a fun and safe environment for kids and adults to develop enthusiasm for physical activity that remains for life. GCA offers gymnastics, dance, cheerleading, parkour, ninja, art and gym. The Adaptive Edge Program is for children and teens with intellectual and physical disabilities to promote self-expression and physical activity through gymnastics, parkour and dance.

Next Dimension Gymnastics
25 Lindeman Drive, Trumbull
203-372-3222
www.ndgymnastics.com
Children build athletic skills and confidence while the staff encourages self esteem and skill development. One of the most advanced gymnastics centers in CT, with world class equipment and a nationally recognized coaching staff. Preschool/after-school programs.

Polly’s School of Gymnastics
550 Ferry Boulevard, Stratford
203-375-3244
Programs for preschoolers through advanced high school students. Classes and competitive teams working on USA Levels 3-8 and X-Cel programs. Kids learn the correct and safe way to do gymnastics and develop body control. Polly’s strives to build character and emphasizes the importance of respect toward peers. Check us out on Facebook.

Language   back to top

Korean Language and Cultural Education Institute (KLCEI) at Trinity College
300 Summit Street, Hartford
860-805-2929
www.klcei.org
KLCEI was established to address the critical needs gap for Korean language and heritage education. We try to fill this gap by providing low-cost educational Saturday classes for preschool to adult as well as cultural events for the general public.

Mommy 'N Me   back to top

Just Wee Two
Locations in Greenwich, Stamford and Westchester County, NY
800-404-2204
www.justweetwo.com
Ages 8 mos.-3 1/2 yrs. participate in arts and crafts, music, playtime and storytime. Directed by early childhood teachers, each class is 1.5 hours and limited to 10 children with caregiver. Partial separation and 2-hour separation classes also offered. ABC Enrichment class for 3-5 years.

Music   back to top

Family Music Center
1396 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden
(203) 288-5647
www.familymusichamden.com
We make learning music fun! Music lessons are available for piano, guitar, flute, drums, saxophone, bass, harmonica and keyboard. We teach a variety of musical styles from classical to popular music, and from jazz to rock. We have the finest staff of teachers, combining both educational and professional experience. All ages are welcome!

Stamford Music & Arts Academy
198 Lawn Avenue, Stamford
(203) 610-4243
www.stamfordmusic.org
Now enrolling students of all ages & levels in voice classes, music theory classes, piano, violin, guitar, cello, viola, flute, trumpet, saxophone and more. We are committed to creating an entertaining but challenging environment for students of all musical interests. The Academy is guided by fundamental educational principles that provide a warm, nurturing and inspiring atmosphere.

Suzuki Music Schools of Westport & Orange
203-227-9474
www.suzukischools.org
Founded in 1997, the Suzuki Music Schools of Westport & Orange is Fairfield County's leading 501(c) 3 non-profit music school. We offer instrumental music lessons in orchestral strings, guitar, flute, piano, voice, harp, chamber music, and music theory to over 400 students. In addition to our instrumental instruction, we run a variety of music classes for mothers and tots from newborn to 6 years as well as music enrichment classes for adults of all ages.

Sports   back to top

Chelsea Piers Connecticut
1 Blachley Road, Stamford
(203) 989-1000
www.chelseapiersct.com
One of the finest sports and recreational complexes in the country, Chelsea Piers Connecticut offers instructional programs, camps, sports leagues, competitive teams, fitness and drop-in fun for children and adults. Athletes of all ages and abilities will find 400,000 square feet of unparalleled sports facilities and a wide variety of classes.

Master Na’s Traditional Martial Arts School
2109 Summer Street, Stamford
(203) 724-9592
www.stamfordtma.com
Traditional Martial Arts Leadership Camp allows kids to learn important skills such as teamwork, confidence and self-defense. The camp will run for six weeks, from July 16 to August 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Extended times are available. Various trips and outdoor activities will be incorporated.

Stamford Twin Rinks
1063 Hope Street, Stamford
203-968-9000
www.stamfordtwinrinks.com
State-of-the-art ice skating center dedicated to providing superior instructional programs, challenging competition and skating activities run by renowned professionals for over 20 years! Year round public skating sessions as well as birthday parties, hockey camps & clinics, Wesco Sports Center pro shop and more.

Theatre   back to top

Curtain Call, Inc.
1349 Newfield Avenue, Stamford
203-329-8207
www.curtaincallinc.com
Stamford’s longest running, non-profit theatre offers year-round performances, creative opportunities and theatre arts workshops! Classes in acting for the stage, TV & film, improv, musical theatre and more for kids, teens AND adults, after school, evenings and weekends. PLUS full-day vacation programs! For more, contact brian@curtaincallinc.com or 203-329-8207 x 16.

 

 

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