After-School Classes & Programs for Kids in Westchester County

After-School Classes & Programs for Kids in Westchester County

Find the perfect class to keep your child busy after the school bell tolls in Westchester County

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UPDATED October 2018: From tots to teens, Westchester County is home a broad range of programming to keep your child’s mind and body busy and fit after school! For the sports enthusiast, you’ll find a range of lessons, classes, and teams for such sports as soccer, swimming, baseball, gymnastics, cheer, basketball, and tennis. Is your child more interested in the performing arts? Westchester County is full of dance studios where children can learn jazz, ballet, hip-hop, tap, lyrical, and contemporary techniques, as well as theater and performing arts programs and classes in which children can learn acting techniques or learn to play an instrument, such as violin, piano, voice, cello, and guitar. Looking for academic enrichment to boost your child’s grades? We also feature programs for tutoring; learning a language such as French, Mandarin or German; test prep programs; and STEAM classes including robotics and 3-D printing. These after-school classes are located throughout Westchester County with locations including Ardsley, Bronxville, Elmsford, Mamaroneck, Larchmont, Dobbs Ferry, Port Chester, Harrison, Ossining, Tuckahoe, Valhalla, Purchase, Eastchester, New Rochelle, Rye, Scarsdale, White Plains, Yonkers, and Bronxville.

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A DANCE STUDIO
2094 Boston Post Road, Larchmont
914-834-2432


Email missjoanneads@gmail.com

With so many studios to choose from, why choose A Dance Studio? We offer tap, jazz, lyrical, ballet, pointe, hip-hop, yoga, and percussive dance, and our instruction levels range from beginner to competition. What makes us unique is that at A Dance Studio, you’ll feel like family. Dance is good not only for the body and mind, but for the heart and soul as well! Join us and you’ll see. You will learn to dance, make new friends, and you will become a part of our A Dance Studio family!

ABC CAKES
414 Mamaroneck Ave., Mamaroneck
914-630-2858
Email info@abccakesny.com

Have you ever wanted to decorate your own cake for a special occasion? ABC Cakes offers private and group classes for all ages that teach both butter cream and fondant skills. Classes are booked to fit your schedule. Ask about our birthday parties and custom cakes

ALCOTT MONTESSORI SCHOOL
535 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry
914-693-4443
27 Crane Road, Scarsdale
914-472-4404
46 Fox Meadow Road, Scarsdale
914-725-7551


Alcott School provides children ages 2-6 a supportive, multicultural learning environment where they develop independence, self-confidence, and pride in their abilities. All sites offer a developmentally appropriate curriculum with Montessori materials, music, creative movement, and nature enrichment programs. After-school enrichment classes are provided for ages 3-5. Offerings include yoga, dance, mad science, super soccer stars, golf, karate, and Spanish. Kidz Club, a social skills group for ages 3-5 meets from 4-5pm twice a week at the Crane Road location. Call to arrange a tour.

ANN AND ANDY CHILD CARE
2170 Saw Mill River Road, Elmsford
914-592-3027
Email annandydca@aol.com

Ann and Andy, family-owned and -operated for more than 30 years, offers a wide variety of fun activities for children 2 months to 14 years. We are state licensed, with an extensive campus, and offer flexible schedules, reasonable rates, nutritious lunches, a caring staff, individualized attention, and age-appropriate field trips. Join us for a wonderful school experience. Come see how much we care and become part of our family.

ARTISTREE PERFORMING ARTS
114 W. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck
914-835-2200
Email heather@artistreearts.com, jeanette@artistreearts.com (for parties)

Artistree Performing Arts is a performing arts studio offering classes for children newborn-18. We strive to foster a community of performers who can build confidence and friendships in a supportive and engaging environment. Artistree offers everything from Broadway and rock music classes for babies, preschool performing classes, after-school classes in acting, film, and musical theater, and performance workshops for middle and high school students. Whether your child is on a pre-professional track or just loves to sing and dance, we have the class or workshop to fit their needs.

BACH TO ROCK MAMARONECK
130 Mamaroneck Ave., Mamaroneck
914-341-1457
Email mamaroneck@bachtorock.com

Bach To Rock is the music school for students of all ages! We believe that learning to play music should be fun, after all it’s called “play” for a reason! B2R’s curriculum couples individual instruction with dynamic group classes. Our unique method is based on the knowledge that students learn best when they join together to play the music they like the most. Classes available for students as young as 6 months through adults, as well as birthday parties, and weekly camps. Unleash your inner rock star today!

BELLE SCHOOL OF MUSIC
1088 Central Park Ave., Scarsdale
283 Tarrytown Road, White Plains
1537 Central Park Ave., Yonkers
914-961-5511


The Belle School of Music, voted the No. 1 music school in Westchester in 2015 by parents, has a unique, effective, and fun way of teaching music to children, (ages 2 and older), and adults. Under the supervision of our highly qualified and dedicated staff, your child will not only learn to play but will develop an appreciation and love for music that will last a lifetime. Bring out the musical talent in your child! Call 914-961-5511 to schedule a free introductory lesson and consultation.

BRONX ZOO TREETOP ADVENTURE
Bronx River Parkway at Boston Road,
347-308-9021
Email bztreetop@wcs.org

Adventure is waiting among the treetops. From beginner to expert, you’ll have fun with friends and family. Climb, balance, swing, and zip through the trees on a variety of unique elements like ropes bridges and spider webs. Soar 800 feet across the Bronx River and back on our dueling ziplines offering thrills and unforgettable experiences. Get outdoors, connect with family, friends, and make some memories. Choose from a variety of activities designed for all abilities. Climb, zip, and connect at the best new experience in New York. Open daily. bronxzootreetop.com.

CENTRAL PARK DANCE
450 Central Park Ave., Scarsdale
914-723-2940
Email centralparkdance@gmail.com

Central Park Dance offers more than 200 classes a week, in all levels, for children and adults. CPD has a preschool program, which is regarded as one of the finest in the area, introducing children as young as age 2 to dance, and the popular Fairytale Ballet. CPD has earned a reputation for being the most thorough and rewarding dance experience for students for more than 35 years. Miss Talia’s Boutique is on premises and open late, seven days a week. Online registration is available. Voted Best of Westchester 2013.

CHILDREN'S JEWISH EDUCATION GROUP (THE)
SUNY Purchase,
914-864-1267

Looking for a Jewish education for your child without joining a synagogue? CJEG is a community-based school that emphasizes Jewish cultural studies, Jewish tradition, history, and holidays, for children in kindergarten-seventh grade. We provide a professional teaching staff supported by a parent co-operative board in an open, warm, and relaxed environment. Bar and bat mitzvah lessons are also available. Classes are held Sunday mornings at the SUNY Purchase campus. For more information, please visit our website, cjeg.org.

CITY CENTER DANCE
98 Lake St., White Plains
914-328-1881

Specializing in professional dance instruction for children of all ages and levels, City Center Dance emphasizes discipline, dedication, balance, form, confidence, and success, all in a fun and creative environment. We offer ballet, pointe, pre-pointe, tap, jazz, hip-hop, pre-K, and kindergarten classes, and special workshops throughout the year. Private lessons, birthday parties, and performance opportunities also available. City Center Dance is proud to be the official home of the Westchester Knicks Dance Team. Call 914-328-1881 for more information and to register.

CLAY ART CENTER
40 Beech St., Port Chester
914-937-2047
Kelly O’Sullivan, youth director


Email mail@clayartcenter.org

Have your kids unplug with mud in Clay Art Center’s weekly youth classes starting Sept. 16. Work with clay to develop creative problem solving skills and build confidence while making new friends and having fun. Hand-building classes are offered for ages 6–9, wheel-throwing classes for children ages 10–17. Taught by professional ceramic artists who specialize in kindling a passion for creative expression in children. 40 Beech St., Port Chester, 914-937-2047, clayartcenter.org/youth-families-classes.

CURTAIN CALL, INC.
1349 Newfield Ave. , Stamford, CT
203-329-8207 x16

Curtain Call, Inc., Stamford’s longest-running, non-profit theatre, providing year-round, live performances and theatre arts classes. Ages 5 through adult can enjoy after-school, evening, and weekend workshops in acting for the stage, TV and film, comedy, improv, musical theatre, Broadway tap, and Shakespeare. Full-day vacation programs are offered for ages 6-16. Teaching artists provide a nurturing, creative environment for students of diverse experience and backgrounds. We can also design a workshop for your before- or after-school program, business, or civic group. Call 203-329-8207x16 or visit curtaincallinc.com. “Where Acting Out is encouraged!”

DANCE CAVISE STUDIOS
273 Halstead Ave., Mamaroneck
914-381-5222
Email joe@dancecavise.com, jamie@dancecavise.com

Described in the New York Times as “setting higher standards in dance education,” Dance Cavise offers all dance disciplines, at all levels, for all ages including our new Tiny Tot’s for ages 2-4. Broadway veteran Joe Cavise heads a staff of more than 20 professionals from New York City and Westchester. The studio is known for promoting strong technique in a non-recital-oriented, education-driven program. Summer Performing Arts Camp Program and Birthday Parties are also a specialty. Dance Cavise is home to Off Center Dance Theatre, a not-for-profit organization with dual missions of dance performance and community outreach.

DICKER READING CENTER OF WESTCHESTER
75 Brook St., Scarsdale
914-472-0600

Our revolutionary reading program will teach any child to read, even children diagnosed as learning disabled, dyslexic, or with ADD or ADHD. Whether your child is reading above, below, or at grade level, he or she will accomplish three–six years of reading achievement in just one year. Parents will see immediate improvement in reading achievement, comprehension, and vocabulary development. More than 10,000 children, from preschool to 12th grade, have accomplished these remarkable results. Your child's grades, confidence, and self-esteem will soar as they learn to love reading and school.

EYE LEVEL WESTCHESTER
Eye Level of Rye Brook
27 Rye Ridge Plaza, Rye Brook
914-933-0566, Piers MacDonald
Eye Level of Briarcliff
501 North State Road, Briarcliff
914-741-0407, Margaret Mak


Many parents today are facing educational challenges and looking for answers to help their children succeed academically. Whether the immediate goal is for early learning, remedial education, or academic advancement, Eye Level is the answer. Eye Level offers math and English programs for ages 3-14. Our instructors tailor a curriculum by understanding the learning abilities of the student. With ongoing guidance, each student will set attainable goals and learn at a comfortable pace. With each success, the student grows more self-confident, self-motivated, and self-directed in the quest for knowledge.

F.A.S.T. (FAIRVIEW AQUATICS SWIM TEAM)
Email info@fastswimteamny.com

F.A.S.T USA is recognized and sanctioned by United States Swimming (USA) as a Level 3 Swim Team. FAST is a competitive program for boys and girls ages 6 and older. Each participant is evaluated and categorized by the coaching staff to ensure that each swimmer is placed in the correct group. FAST as a member of Metropolitan Swimming, competes against other Metro area swim teams. Our mission is to nurture swimmers, challenge, strive for excellence, and push all our swimmers to achieve personal and team goals and to have fun.

FRENCH-AMERICAN SCHOOL OF NEW YORK (FASNY)
Campuses in Larchmont and Mamaroneck,
Nursery to third grade: Manor Campus, 111 Larchmont Ave., Larchmont
Grades fourth-eighth: Village Campus, 145 New St., Mamaroneck
Grades ninth-12th: Harbor Campus, 320 E. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck

Camps:
French-American School of New York (FASNY)
French Summer Camps
914-413-3665
Nursery to Fifth Grade Day Camp: Larchmont Campus, 111 Larchmont Ave., Larchmont
Fifth-Eighth Grade Sleepaway Camp: Catskills
fasny.org/camps


Email camps@fasny.org

FASNY’s Extension Program offers bilingual recreation and language programs for children and adults, and French immersion camps. From sports to arts to cooking, stimulating after-school activities, where children and adults are exposed to different languages and cultures, are a hallmark of our Extension Program. Learn more and register at fasny.org/afterschool. Classes start Sept. 24, offered on our Larchmont and Mamaroneck campuses. We are an international and bilingual school of excellence offering non-French speakers two entry points into our multicultural community: Preschool (starting at age 3), and High School (international-track program).

GERMAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL NEW YORK (GIS)
50 Partridge Road, White Plains
914-948-6513
Email admissions@gisny.org

German International School New York welcomes families of all nationalities with an interest in German language and German, Swiss, and Austrian cultures into its vibrant, bilingual, pre-K through 12th grade independent day school. Since 1980, the strength of GISNY’s bilingual college preparatory curriculum and the diversity of its community have nurtured and inspired inquisitive thinkers and developed thoughtful, open-minded, socially responsible, global citizens. GISNY sits on more than 20 acres in the heart of Westchester County. Graduates earn both a New York high school diploma and the German International Abitur.

GREAT PLAY OF SCARSDALE
969B Central Park Ave., Scarsdale
914-713-3470

Great Play is a Family Favorites Winner three years in a row, and kidsoutandabout.com's Top Place to Take Kids in Westchester for 2016. Great Play makes it insanely fun for kids, ages 6 months-fifth grade, to develop motor and sport skills, fitness, and coordination! Great Play’s unique curriculum of directed play, and their patented Interactive Arena™, help children develop age-appropriate skills, while having a blast. Customers rave about it! Fantastic birthday parties too! Call for a free trial!

GYMCATS GYMNASTICS AND BIRTHDAY PARTY CENTER
1 Odell Plaza at Equalize Fitness, Yonkers
914-965-7676

At GymCats Gymnastics, children learn the skills and confidence they need to become better athletes and individuals. Exciting gymnastics classes are offered for boys and girls, ages 20 months to teens, as well as recreational to advanced classes, private lessons, cheer classes, toddler open gym for crawlers up to walkers, and summer camp. GymCats is home to our own All Star Cheer Team, the GC Xtreme All Stars! We are also famous for our unique private birthday parties. Our enthusiastic interactive staff makes your child’s party memorable.

HOFF-BARTHELSON MUSIC SCHOOL
25 School Lane, Scarsdale
914-723-1169
Email hb@hbms.org

Westchester’s premiere community music school. Early childhood, kindergarten-12th, adult programs, jazz, and summer arts program. Comprehensive music education for students of all ages by a world-class faculty in a warm, nurturing environment. Students receive not only weekly private lessons, but also musicianship classes, ensemble instruction, numerous performance and practice opportunities with accompaniment, and regular assessment of student progress. This all-encompassing approach catalyzes learning, enabling students to fulfill their potential. Early childhood classes combine fun with learning, nurturing development of the whole child. Ongoing enrollment. Tuition pro-rated at time of enrollment.

HOUSE OF SPORTS WESTCHESTER
1 Elm St., Ardsley
914-479-5419

The House of Sports Tots Academy has a full schedule of fall classes for your little ones’ sports enjoyment! Children ages 18 months-4 years can partake in a variety of sports programing including soccer, baseball, basketball, football, and tumbling. Classes are offered seven days a week, early morning to early evening, to fit all parents’ schedules. For more information, call or visit our website.

ISG GYMNASTICS
151 Crotona Ave., Harrison
914-835-0010

Gymnastics classes, summer camp, cheerleading tumbling, birthday parties-ISG has got it all! From babies-teenagers, beginner-advanced, we have the program that’s right for you! You’ll flip over this professional facility with certified instructors for all levels. And ISG is a fun-filled, unique way to celebrate a birthday complete with trampoline, balance beams, bars, vault, tumbling, and air castle. All ages, 1 through teens. Age-appropriate program and equipment. Fun for all!

JODI'S GYM
25 Hubbels Drive, Mount Kisco
914-244-8811
244 E. 84th St., Manhattan
212-772-7633


Jodi's Gym has been providing New York kids the highest level of fun and fitness for more than three decades! Their step-by-step, no-fail approach ensures that every child feels a sense of accomplishment. They offer gymnastics (ages 3-12), Ninja Challenge (ages 4-8), Game On! (ages 3-5), parent and child gym, Music Together, summer and holiday break camps, free playtime and perks for members, private lessons, and the best birthday ever! Need transportation after school? They also bus from every Chappaqua elementary school!

JOFFREY BALLET SCHOOL
434 Sixth Ave., 5th Floor, New York
888-438-3808

The Joffrey Ballet School offers classes in Musical Theater, Hip-Hop, Jazz and Contemporary Ballet, and more. We specialize in dancers ranging in age from 2-18. We also offer superb adult evening dance fitness classes. The Musical Theater classes for kids are instructed by actual Broadway stars. Come and experience our more than 60 years of excellence in dance training. You will love the way we care for your child's dance training. Come and grow with us.

KIDS' B.A.S.E. & THE LITTLE SCHOOL
307 Mamaroneck Road, Scarsdale
914-472-5409

Kids’ B.A.S.E. & The Little School encompass before- and after-school programs for school age children, and a preschool program for ages 2-4. Kids’ B.A.S.E. offers a Breakfast Club, after-school enrichments, and sports for youngsters in kindergarten through sixth grade, until 6:30pm. The Little School provides a high quality full-day or half-day preschool program, as well as their own Breakfast Club, an extended day program until 6:30pm, enrichments, and sports. The Little School is licensed by NYS OCFS and accredited by NAEYC. New this year is our Little School Pre-K Academy, a transitional 4’s program for families that would like to give their child “the gift of time."

LICE CLINICS OF AMERICA -- WESTCHESTER
9 Freight Way, Scarsdale
914-996-4315

Let us check your kids’ hair for critters as they head back to school. We remove lice in just one hour! All lice and eggs-even Super Lice-are eliminated in a single, one-hour treatment. No need for your child to sit still for two-three hours of combing or return for additional visits. Our treatments are affordable, starting at $99, and never more than $199. No toxic chemicals! Call us 24/7. Appointments available seven days-a-week; we can even handle your after-hours emergency!

LITTLE GYM (THE)
777 White Plains Road, Scarsdale
914-722-0072
tlgscarsdaleny.com
2121 Broadway, 2nd Floor (between 74th and 75th streets)
Upper West Side, Manhattan
212-799-1225
tlgupperwestsideny.com
207 E. 94th St. (between Second and Third avenues)
Upper East Side, Manhattan
212-787-1124
tlguppereastsideny.com
28 Franklin Turnpike Waldwick, NJ
201-445-4444
tlgwaldwicknj.com


The Little Gym is an exercise and motor development center for children, offering gymnastic classes, sports skills development, dance, cheerleading, and karate classes for children ages 4 months to 12 years, in a loving, non-competitive environment. Qualified instructors implement programs designed to build self-esteem and confidence. An emphasis on music and fun encourages both physical and emotional growth. The Little Gym also offers summer camp, holiday camp, Parent Survival Night, and Awesome Birthday Bashes.

LOGREA DANCE ACADEMY
2 Dale Ave., Ossining
914-941-2939

Logrea Dance Academy (school of the Westchester Ballet Company) inspires students of all ages and abilities to achieve their highest potentials, through training in classical ballet, as well as jazz, tap, and modern. Founded in 1986 by professional dancers, Beth Fritz-Logrea and Jean Logrea, LDA offers classes for students age 3 through advanced, by an all-professional staff. Annual Nutcracker and scholarship auditions are held each fall, and all students have the opportunity to participate in performances of the highest artistic standard.

MACINSPIRES
1923 Palmer Ave., Larchmont
914-630-7338
larchmont@macinspires.com
37 W. Putnam Ave.
Greenwich, CT
203-531-5720
sayhello@macinspires.com


Email education@macinspires.com

MacInspires teaches more than 400 students a week various aspects of STEAM-Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. From coding and 3D printing to robotics, movie making, and aeroponics, MacInspires is here to inspire your child’s curiosity and unlock their potential through technology and the tech arts. MacInspires group classes and workshops have a ratio of no more than six students per instructor. Private instruction is available for students who want to explore STEAM subjects further with an instructor who often becomes a mentor. MacInspires also produces exciting STEAM Birthday Parties!

MANDARIN DISCOVERY PRESCHOOL
Classes in White Plains and Yonkers,
914-351-6788
Email shanshanli@mandarindiscov.org

Mandarin Discovery Preschool is an immersive, creative Mandarin language program for children ages 3-5. Teaching intensive ‘PiYin’ pronunciation, Chinese traditional simplified ‘MaoBi’ writing (Chinese calligraphy), and using Chinese zodiac animals to make arts and crafts. Stories from Chinese culture are added for fun. Basic musical instrument instruction and Mandarin songs are included. Mandarin Discovery Preschool offers a summer program and Mandarin Chinese culture classes for grades first-fifth on Saturdays. Outside of the classroom private tutor and translation services are available.

MSQUASH ACCELERATOR
23 Waterfront Place, Port Chester
1-844-msquash (677-8274)
Email info@msquash.com

MSquash is the newest and coolest squash facility, with a brand-new way to play sports. Its first two InteractiveSQUASH courts in the U.S. have players play videogames on a front wall while working out. The power of play. Starter or advanced athlete, kids love sports through play. Play is what kids adore and need. Through play bodies grow and become healthy, happy, and energized. MSquash offers after-school programs, summer camps, and birthday parties for kids ages 5-19. Start playing squash in clinics or have the best birthday party ever.

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF WESTCHESTER
216 Central Ave., White Plains
914-761-3900

The Music Conservatory of Westchester offers a variety of classes for infants, toddlers, and young children. Early childhood instruction includes our new First Notes class for babies and toddlers, Music Skills for pre-K through third grade, our Suzuki Program for instrumental instruction (violin, cello, guitar), and our Piano Program for pre-K to first grade. Introduce your child to the joys of music in the Conservatory’s supportive, nurturing environment, with outstanding instructors. Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, assuring the highest quality programs for your child.

MUSICAL MUNCHKINS
167 Scarsdale Road, Tuckahoe
914-771-7000

Musical Munchkins, Westchester's original early childhood music program is celebrating more than 30 years of makin' music and memories. We continue delighting our youngest musicians and their families with the wonderful world of mommy-n-me music. Our curriculum, filled with awesome activities, is geared to children ages 6 months to 4 years. Instruments, creative movement, inventive props, puppets, books, and games help captivate and enrich children with a love of music. Our nurturing teachers capture everyone's hearts, while stimulating those developing brains. Visit our website. Schedule a free trial class.

NEW ENGLAND FASHION+DESIGN ASSOCIATION
31 Mamaroneck Ave. studio 512 , White Plains
914-222-5220
Email irina@sonofashiondesign.com

From inspiration to the actual creation, New England fashion + design association teaches students, both young and old, the art of clothing design. Illustration, pattern making, and sewing comprise our after-school classes, weekend workshops, and fashion lab summer camp for kids. With two locations, Norwalk, CT and White Plains, NEF+DA is able to reach many eager achievers who want to begin a path to a career or simply enjoy continuing their education and passion.

NURTURY MONTESSORI SCHOOL (THE)
914-632-6200
Email info@thenurtury-montessori.com

The Nurtury offers an enriching after-school program for kindergarten and first grade students. With reliable daily transportation from your child’s elementary school (Pelham, New Rochelle, Mamaroneck, and Harrison). From 3-6:30pm, we provide a warm, after-school environment supervised by our very own Nurtury staff members. After-care activities will include outdoor play and indoor movement time. Children will take part in one special per day: Rhodes Piano Method, Montessori Spanish, Cooking Class with Chef Alex, Children's School of Yoga, and our newest special called Adventures in Wisdom Life Coaching for Kids.

PINE BROOK FITNESS
130 Rhodes St., New Rochelle
914-636-1019

Pine Brook Fitness, awarded as Westchester’s Best Multi-Sport Family Fitness Facility, provides a fitness experience for you and your family to have fun, improve your skills, and test your limits in a safe, friendly, and rewarding atmosphere. We are home to the New Rochelle Racquet Club, The Rock Club, and The Studios, offering tennis, rock climbing, specialized fitness classes, and personal training. We offer a variety of programs for children and adults, hold annual summer vacation camps, and provide an exciting venue for birthday parties and bar or bat mitzvahs.

PLAY GROUP THEATRE (THE)
1 N. Broadway, Suite 111, White Plains
914-946-4433
Email info@playgroup.org

The Play Group Theatre is a nonprofit, educational theatre organization dedicated to providing process-oriented theatre training and diverse performance opportunities to children and teenagers regardless of financial means. Programs including: Little Theater for ages 4-6, Mainstage for high school students, a Design and Tech program, and our THEATERLAB with individually designed programs for ages 7-17 featuring student-driven, hands-on explorations of what it means to be a theater maker. Summer and year-round programs available. 914-946-443, playgroup.org, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @playgrouptheatre #PGT.

PLAYLAND ICE CASINO
100 Playland Parkway, Rye
914-481-5941

Kids and families love Playland Ice in Rye. Operating year-round, Playland Ice offers learn-to-skate and learn-to-play hockey classes, public ice skating, figure skating, clinics, and camps for all ages and abilities. Birthday parties are always a huge hit at Playland Ice and feature private rooms, private ice, party helper, dance and black lights, and music. Visit us online for more information.

PRE-SCHOOL DICKER READING CENTER OF WESTCHESTER (THE)
75 Brook St., Scarsdale
914-472-0600

Your child (age 3-5) will learn 15-30 words in their first session. Then they will learn to read their first book fluently. Every two months, your preschooler or kindergartner will achieve one year of reading enrichment. Their self-esteem will soar as they develop a love for reading and school. It’s easy, fun, and life's most exciting game.

PROJECT EXPLORE
70 Columbus Ave., Valhalla
914-328-1578

We serve children with and without disabilities in inclusive, integrated, small classrooms. We offer high-quality, full- and part-time programs, school year and year-round, for children ages 18 months to 5 years, from 8:30am-2:30pm. Before- and after-school care, vacation clubs during school breaks, and summer camp are available. We follow the Creative Curriculum™ that is aligned with the NYS Common Core Learning Standards. We have special classes in art, music, and science, including interactive SMART Board activities. Our master teachers are New York State-certified in early childhood and special education. NAEYC accredited.

PROSWING
ProSwing of Port Chester
36 Midland Ave. Port Chester,
914-937-6700, Sam Colon
sam@proswingbaseball.com
ProSwing of Mount Kisco
27 Radio Circle Drive, Mt. Kisco
914-242-1626, Dan Gray
dan@proswingbaseball.com


With two conveniently located facilities in Westchester County; Port Chester and Mount Kisco, ProSwing provides the ideal baseball and softball indoor training center for all ages and skill levels. We take pride in having the best staff and the most programs and services available. We offer organized individual and group lessons, personal training classes, instructional clinics, and multi-sport day and summer programs for all ages. In addition, our facilities are available for team and individual workouts, special events, and birthday parties for children and adults.

PURCHASE COLLEGE LEARN-TO-SWIM PROGRAM
735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase
914-251-5938
Email john.hansbury@purchase.edu

Held in our sparkling, six-lane pool, the Purchase College aquatics program runs year-round and features children’s group lessons, parent and child classes (6 months and older), and specialty programs including adult lessons, and private and semi-private lessons. New this year: Pre-Competitive Swimming Group Workouts. All lessons are taught by certified American Red Cross instructors. Fall, winter, and spring classes will run Saturday and Sunday. Our swim team clinic runs for 12 weeks. Summer intensive programs continue through Aug. 17. Register now for summer and fall!

RYE YMCA
21 Locust Ave., Rye
914-967-6363

Rye Y’s after-school programs allow children to develop skills and build confidence in a nurturing environment. Enrichment classes include dance, chess, art, STEM Mechanics, and 3D Printing and Programming. The Rye Y’s swim school offers classes for all levels and the opportunity to join a competitive swim team. The gymnastics program offers progressive classes for all levels and a gymnastics team. The sports program includes: lacrosse, karate, soccer, multi-sports, basketball, basketball league, outdoor football, baseball, and soccer. Learn more and register for classes at ryeymca.org.

SPORTIME USA
380 Saw Mill River Road, Elmsford
914-592-2111 x2

Sportime USA is the ideal place to visit after a long day at school! With a restaurant on the premises, we have activities for all ages including a Superfly Thrill Ride, a four-dimensional motion theater, laser tag, rock-climbing wall, a Ballocity Arena, batting cages, bumper cars, a Himalaya coaster, kiddie rides, more than 150 video and prize ticket games, billiards, and soft-adventure play area. Birthday parties are our specialty, and we also welcome all groups.

STARLIGHT STARBRIGHT MUSIC
78 Garth Road, Scarsdale
914-924-0995
Email jackie@slsbmusic.com

Do you know that all children are musical? Find out what you can do to nurture the musical growth of your child in our parent-child Music Together classes, for children from birth through kindergarten accompanied by an adult caregiver! We also offer Uke U, a mommy-and-me ukulele class for children ages 3-6. For more information and to register, visit slsbmusic.com. We hope to see you soon!

STUDIO B DANCE CENTER
277 White Plains Road (entrance on Prospect Avenue), Eastchester
914-793-2799

Since 1996, thousands of students have taken dance lessons with Studio B’s highly talented and nurturing teachers. Their well-established pre-ballet programs are perfect for boys and girls as young as age 2. Students develop important social skills such as listening carefully, following directions, and interacting with others, while dancing to age-appropriate music. Studio B Dance Center continues to respond to families’ needs with convenient scheduling options and a wide range of styles, including ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, acro and tumbling, modern, contemporary, and pointe. Call or visit their informative website.

SUGAR MAMA BY KIM BAKESHOP
1985 Palmer Ave., Larchmont
914-834-8340


Email camp@sugarmamabykim.com, party@sugarmamabykim.com

At Sugar Mama by Kim's bakeshop we make it cool in after-school! Our after-school baking program is designed to enhance creativity, self esteem, and peer relationship. During a six-week session kids will enjoy a hands-on experience, learning how to read recipes, follow proper measuring, mixing techniques, and kitchen safety. every child will bake and decorate cookies, cupcakes, cakes, and more. Each week will focus on a different desert and seasonal projects. All done in a fun and safe and fun environment. classes@sugarmamabykim.com.

SYLVAN LEARNING CENTERS - WESTCHESTER
Sylvan Learning Center of Bronxville
850 Bronx River Road, Bronxville
914-237-4396
sylvanlearning.com/bronxville
bronxville.ny@sylvanlearning.com

Sylvan Learning Center of White Plains
180 S. Broadway
White Plains
914-948-4116
sylvanlearning.com/whiteplains
sylvan4202@msn.com


Sylvan Learning, the leading provider of personal learning for kindergarten-12th students, offers tutoring in reading, writing, math, study skills and test prep, and STEM classes in robotics and coding. Sylvan’s proven tutoring approach combines certified teachers delivering personalized instruction using curriculum aligned with common core standards, and the latest iPad® technology. Sylvan also offers Sylvan Prep SAT® and ACT® courses. Sylvan Learning Centers are conveniently located in Bronxville and White Plains.

WESTCHESTER CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
100 Playland Parkway , Rye
914-421-5050
Email info@discoverwcm.org

The Westchester Children’s Museum is a vibrant, interactive place for play and discovery. Our indoor, air-conditioned exhibit space overlooks the beach and Long Island Sound with ample parking. Exhibits and activities in our 6,500-square-feet of galleries offer experiences in physics, science, art, craft, and design, with places to climb, build, and explore for toddlers through age 12. We also offer daily programs for preschoolers through middle schoolers. Check our calendar for updates! discoverwcm.org/calendar-2/.

WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE CENTER FOR THE ARTS
198 Central Ave., White Plains
914-606-7500
Email arts@sunywcc.edu

The Center for the Arts is an extension site of Westchester Community College. The Center has credit classes for adults seeking an associate’s degree or certificate in the liberal arts. In addition, The Center offers continuing education classes for adults and youth seeking enrichment in the arts. Classes in painting, drawing, ceramics, jewelry, photography, and digital arts are offered regularly in our large, spacious studios. Professional teaching artists provide instruction for all levels. Join our community! You will meet like-minded individuals as you learn artistic techniques and hone your skills.

WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE EXTENSION CENTER
in Ossining Arcadian Shopping Center, Route 9, Ossining
914-606-7400

The Westchester Community College Extension Center in Ossining features credit and non-credit classes for adults in the areas of general education and healthcare. But this state-of-the-art facility also offers after-school science programs for youngsters in fifth-eighth grades. The affordable classes for middle school students begin in mid-September, and information on which classes will be offered will be available in August. Contact us at the Arcadian Shopping Center location on Route 9, or phone 914-606-7400 for details.

WESTCHESTER SKATING ACADEMY (WSA)
91 Fairview Park Drive (Route 9A), Elmsford
914-347-8232

Westchester Skating Academy is a year-round, twin-rink ice skating facility offering recreational, hockey, and figure skating for all ages and abilities. WSA programs include public skating, learn-to-skate classes, group events, birthday parties, summer and holiday camps and clinics, adult and youth hockey leagues and instruction. Visit us online for more information.

WHITE PLAINS FAMILY YMCA
250 Mamaroneck Ave.,
914-949-8030
Email hbell@ymca-cnw.org, zswierat@ymca-cnw.org, mlozada@ymca-cnw.org

Serving the families of our community has always been at the heart of the Y. With a White Plains Family YMCA membership, more than 20 youth classes (starting at age 3) are now included as well as more than 60 adult classes. We offer family swim five days a week, free babysitting while you work out,plus summer camp and childcare. Family. Fitness. Fun. We have a membership for your family.

YOUNG AT ART STUDIO INC.
1088 Central Ave., Scarsdale
914-723-9229
Email info@youngatartworkshop.com

Nurturing creativity without boundaries for more than 35 years. We offer art classes for children ages 2-18. We have mommy and me classes for preschool children and toddlers. After-school and Saturday classes include creative art, painting, sketching, drawing, still life, sculpture, mixed media, Anime and Manga, cartooning, graffiti, pop art, portraiture, fashion design, 3-dimensional art, and portfolio development. We offer summer camps, private lessons, holiday workshops, birthday parties, and customized classes. At Young at Art, we take your child’s dream and bring it to life.


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