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Kids Learn Languages Through Music and Crafts

Kids Learn Languages Through Music and Crafts

Children at Rainbow of Languages now have two new ways to learn languages and culture: music and arts and crafts. The foreign language immersion program teaches children Spanish, French, Russian, English, Mandarin, and German.

The Discovery Museum Launches Wonder Workshops Series for Kids

The Discovery Museum Launches Wonder Workshops Series for Kids

The Discovery Museum & Planetarium, a museum for kids in Connecticut, is launching a new series of educational workshops for kids, including a Lego workshop series and art workshops.

Norwalk Music School Adds Parent-Child Class

Norwalk Music School Adds Parent-Child Class

Talent Education Suzuki School, a Fairfield school that offers music education for kids, recently began offering a parent-child Suzuki music class for young children.

Trumbull Pediatric Dentist Now Open

Trumbull Pediatric Dentist Now Open

Sara Ysaac-Garcia, D.M.D., will open her pediatric dental office, Children’s Dentistry of Trumbull, in late March. The pediatric dentist in Trumbull is now accepting new patients.

Movie-Making Summer Camp Comes to NY Metro Area

Movie-Making Summer Camp Comes to NY Metro Area

IncrediFlix, a movie-making summer day camp for kids, is moving to the New York metro area. Locations in Rockland, Westchester, Suffolk, Brooklyn, and Fairfield, CT, will host the film camp.

Fertility Specialists at RMACT Help Norwalk Women Conceive

Fertility Specialists at RMACT Help Norwalk Women Conceive

Reproductive Medical Associates of Connecticut recently opened its location in Norwalk. The clinic is staffed by fertility specialists and focuses on reproductive medicine.

Sensory-Friendly Birthday Parties at Norwalk's Pump It Up

Sensory-Friendly Birthday Parties at Norwalk's Pump It Up

Pump It Up, a children's entertainment facility and birthday party location in Norwalk, now offers sensory-friendly birthday parties for children with special needs.

Boys Day Camp Builds Amphitheater for Campwide Meetings

Boys Day Camp Builds Amphitheater for Campwide Meetings

Camp Seton, a year-round Boy Scout programs, offers a day camp for boys (scouting experience not necessary) in Greenwich. The Fairfield County outdoor-based day camp recently added an amphitheater.

Greenwich Homecare Staffing Firm Begins Babysitter Placement

Greenwich Homecare Staffing Firm Begins Babysitter Placement

Sterling Care, a Greenwich-based home staffing service, now offers a babysitter placement program to help families in Fairfield County find a babysitter that suits their in-home child care needs.

Westport Dance Center to Offer Preschool Dance Class

Westport Dance Center to Offer Preschool Dance Class

Westport Dance Center is scheduled to begin its newest preschool dance class Leap N' Learn in January. The center aims to offer the best dance programming in Westport.

Your Driver Is Here Offers Car Service for Minors

Your Driver Is Here Offers Car Service for Minors

Your Driver Is Here, a unique car service, recently began offering rides in Westchester and Fairfield counties. The car service uses your own car to drive you where you need to go. The company also offers car service for minors.

Whitby School Offers Social Group for Parents of Young Kids

Whitby School Offers Social Group for Parents of Young Kids

The Whitby School, a Montessori school in Greenwich, offers PlayBright, a mommy and me social group, for children ages 5 and younger and their parent. PlayBright plans to offer a new lunchtime event, as well as parent workshops.

Children’s Therapy and Learning Center Opens in Fairfield

Children’s Therapy and Learning Center Opens in Fairfield

Children's Therapy and Learning Center recently opened in Fairfield. The center offers therapies, including speech, physical, and occupational, educational services, including tutoring, Handwriting without Tears, and support, as well as interventions.

The Clover Hill School in Norwalk Celebrates Its 10th Year

The Clover Hill School in Norwalk Celebrates Its 10th Year

The Clover Hill School, a Waldorf school for preschool and kindergarten-age children based in Norwalk, CT, was once only an idea brought up in a Stamford church meeting room. This year, it celebrates its 10th anniversary.

Music for Children and Beyond to Offer Two New Programs

Music for Children and Beyond to Offer Two New Programs

Music for Children and Beyond, a music program that offers music classes for kids in Norwalk, now offers a ukulele class for kids and baby and parent music classes.

Language Immersion Program to Open in Greenwich

Language Immersion Program to Open in Greenwich

Rainbow of Languages, a language immersion program based in Greenwich, is set to being its fall session in September. The language lessons include Spanish, Mandarin, French, Russian, Hebrew, and ESL.

Governor Malloy, Treasurer Nappier Announce CHET Baby Scholars Program

Governor Malloy, Treasurer Nappier Announce CHET Baby Scholars Program

Connecticut Governor Malloy and Treasurer Nappier recently announced the launch of the CHET Baby Scholars program through the CHET 529 College Savings Plan. The Connecticut 529, managed by TIAA-CREF, helps families save money for their child's college education.

Technology Education Center Opens in Westport

Technology Education Center Opens in Westport

CompuChild, a STEM education facility in Fairfield County, offers STEM classes for kids in Westport. Kids can learn to build robots and other machines.

First Color Run in Westport, CT this September Inspired by a Local Teen Cancer Survivor

First Color Run in Westport, CT this September Inspired by a Local Teen Cancer Survivor

In September, the first-ever Phoebe's Phriends COLORFLASH5K color run in Westport, Connecticut's Sherwood Island Park will raise funds for pediatric cancer research in honor of resident teen and cancer survivor Phoebe Spear.

Sterling Care Launches Nanny Placement Program

Sterling Care Launches Nanny Placement Program

Sterling Care, a Greenwich family services company, recently added its nanny placement service to help families find an in-home child care provider. Sterling Care also offers training in topics such as CPR and first aid training and organization.

Quassy Amusement Park Debuts Educational Reporting Program

Quassy Amusement Park Debuts Educational Reporting Program

Quassy Amusement Park recently began posting News Team Quassy video reports to its YouTube channel. The educational program for area students covers topics such as lasers and roller coaster physics.

Teen Pro Race Car Driver Plans Project Yellow Light Race to Raise Awareness of Distracted Driving Dangers

Teen Pro Race Car Driver Plans Project Yellow Light Race to Raise Awareness of Distracted Driving Dangers

Three brothers are signing up teens from high schools in Fairfield County, CT, and Westchester County, NY, for the second annual Project Yellow Light Race in Mount Kisco, NY, a scholarship competition that will raise awareness of the dangers or distracted driving.

New Canaan YMCA Opens New Fitness Space, Supports Cancer Survivors

New Canaan YMCA Opens New Fitness Space, Supports Cancer Survivors

New Canaan YMCA recently expanded the fitness offerings at its facility. The YMCA repurposed an area for fitness activities using various equipment, and offers LIVESTRONG at the YMCA, a fitness program for cancer survivors.

The Glass House Offers After-School Tours for Children

The Glass House Offers After-School Tours for Children

The Glass House, built by architect Philip Johnson in New Canaan, now offers after-school tours for children in fifth through eighth grades. The tours aim to introduce kids to architecture in a fun and easy way to understand.

St. Vincent’s Adds Hydroworx Pool for Aqua Therapy

St. Vincent’s Adds Hydroworx Pool for Aqua Therapy

St. Vincent's Special Needs Services recently added a Hydroworx pool and now offers aqua therapy. St. Vincent's school has also expanded to offer services for children with autism spectrum disorder.




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