Children & Youth

Sticky Fingers (Ages 2-4)

 

Dress for a mess! Join us for hands on fun with your toddler! Each session, a fun, kid-friendly recipe with be explored and enjoyed! Appropriate for ages 2-4.

Every other Thursday,
January 10 - April 25 | 10 - 11 AM
JCC of Greater New Haven
$5 per class | $8 per month

Babies & Bagels

 

Come join our new play time! Meet new friends and enjoy a treat!

Every other Tuesday,
March 5 - April 2 | 10 - 11 AM
JCC of Greater New Haven
FREE

Individual Piano Lessons with Yelena Gerovich (All Ages)
 

Lessons are available in the following time allotments, seven (7) lessons at a time. 
 

Seven 30 min lessons — M: $250 | C: $300
Seven 45 min lessons — M: $350 | C: $400
Seven 60 min lessons — M: $450 | C: $500
 

If students wish to take a trial lesson before committing to seven (7), rates will be prorated

Tuesdays, Ongoing | 2 - 6 PM
JCC of Greater New Haven

Registration opening soon.

MakerSpace at the J

Crafternoon, Jr. (Grades K-2)

 

Using a variety of materials, students will work to complete an age appropriate craft each week to take home.

Mondays, March 4 - April 15 | 4 - 5:15 PM
JCC of Greater New Haven
M: $110 | C: $125

Sunday Cozy Crafternoons (Ages 5-9)

 

Join friends and family to create an exciting craft each month, have a yummy snack, and enjoy some refreshments. Crafts will include: making your own slime, tie-dye, decorating pots for plants, and much more!

Sundays, March 17 and April 28 | 2 - 3:30 PM
JCC of Greater New Haven
M: $5 | C: $10

Afterschool Woodshop (Grades 2+)

 

Learn age appropriate woodworking skills and build your own wood projects in the JCC MakerSpace.

Thursdays, February 28 - April 11 | 4:15 - 5:15 PM
JCC of Greater New Haven
M: $125 | C: $150

Little Scientists® (Ages 3.5-5)

 

The goal of Little Scientists® is to excite all children about the world of science, using innovative educational techniques. Coupling interactive projects, entertaining demonstrations and simple experiments with children's natural curiosity, Little Scientists® introduces children to the thrill of scientific discovery.

Mondays, April 1 - June 3 | 1:15 - 2 PM
JCC of Greater New Haven
M: $225 | C: $260

PJ Library

PJ Library is a national Jewish family engagement program that mails free, high-quality Jewish children’s literature and music to families on a monthly basis.

 

Greater New Haven’s PJ Library program is open to any Jewish children from ages 6 months to 8 years old. PJ Library and the JCC Family Center also offer family programs & events including author readings, story times, holiday celebrations, and Shabbat Friends - a weekly cooking series for children and their caretakers.

 

Kids and parents can expect to receive their books within six to eight weeks. Sign up online or contact Stacey Battat, PJ Library Program Manager for Greater New Haven, (203) 387-2424 x317, pjlibrary@jewishnewhaven.org.

Purim & Historical Costume Party

Thursday, March 14 | 5 - 5:45 PM | JCC of Greater New Haven | FREE

 

Passover Story & Songs

Wednesday & Thursday, April 25 - 26 | 4 - 5 PM | JCC of Greater New Haven | FREE

 

Spring Celebration with PJ Library

Sunday, May 19 | 10 AM - 12 PM | JCC of Greater New Haven | FREE

 

School Vacations

K-8 | M: $57 | Afterschool $47 | Kids Klub $47 | C: $67

Fun-filled themed days with swimming, gym, outdoor time, arts and crafts, cooking, games and more. We provide all day care (9 a.m. - 4 p.m.) with optional am and pm care available most days during school vacations.

 

March Vacation Day

March 15

M: $57 | C: $67 | KK/AS: $47