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The Music Man

Sing and dance with our very own Music Man! A biweekly family concert, featuring familiar and original tunes, performed by local dad and musician, Brian Doser.

Monday and Thursday Mornings at 10am
Saturdays at 10:30am
Saturday Performances through Memorial Day
(45 minutes)

(No Monday holiday performances)
$5.00 admission per family

Music Man Birthday Party

Celebrate your birthday with the Music Man!
A 2 hour birthday party filled with singing and dancing.
$300 (includes 1 hour complimentary set up and half hour clean up)

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Sewing for Kids

Grades 2-5
Wednesdays, 1-2:30pm
Session I: January 27 – March 2 (no class 2/17)
Session II: March 16 – April 13
REGISTER & PAY SESSION II HERE
Session III: April 27 – May 25
REGISTER & PAY SESSION III HERE

Students will have the opportunity to learn the FUNdamentals of sewing, both by hand and with a basic sewing machine. Skills learned will include sewing straight and curved seams, adding decorative stitches and embellishments. Fabric and machines will be provided. If time permits, additional projects may include doll clothes, decorative fabric wreath (seasonal or to match room décor) or seasonal fabric cards. Instructor Rhonda Galpern
Class fee:$89 for 5 week session plus a *$10 one time kit fee. Fabric and machines provided.

*One time sewing kit fee $10 All students will get their own sewing kit to take home after session is complete. This kit may be used for future sessions to avoid the additional fee.

STAGE 284 Theater Workshop for Kids

Grades 2-5
Wednesdays, 1pm – 5pm
Session 1: January 13 – February 24 (no workshop 2/17)
Wild Things
Session 2: March 2-April 6
Wizard of Oz
REGISTER & PAY SESSION II HERE
Session 3: April 13-May 25 (no workshop 4/20)
Matilda
REGISTER & PAY SESSION III HERE

(Pickup at Winthrop Elementary School at 12:45pm is available.)
Fee: $195
This program will explore performance through exciting themes that will get your kids up and exercising their imaginations. Through creative movement, writing, theater games, props, set and costume, character development and analysis, we will explore the art of drama from the ground up! Starting with Greek Theater and ending with an exploration of Modern Day Musicals, students will get a sense of the work it takes to create a play from start to finish. This hands-on session will culminate in a short performance for family and friends created by your children! Instructor Katie Clarke

A Theatrical Vacation Week

Open ages 8-12
Spring Break – Monday, April 18 – Friday, April 22
REGISTER FOR SPRING BREAK WORKSHOP HERE
9am-3:30pm

The Stage 284 offers a fun filled week of training: acting, voice, and movement. During this week, students will work through acting exercises and theatre activities and a rehearsal period resulting in a workshop production on The Stage 284 mainstage. Taught by Stage 284’s artistic staff, this workshop is not to be missed!
Fee: $375.00 per week

Stage 284 Summer Theater Program

Ages 8-15
July 11 – 31
REGISTER FOR SUMMER PROGRAM HERE
9am-4pm
Stage 284 is thrilled to welcome Annie Jr. Director Marc Murai back as the director for this terrific program!

This summer workshop limited to 28 students will prepare a full production of a musical to be performed on the Stage 284 Main Stage. Featuring workshops in acting, music and movement, as well as outdoor activities, and rehearsals this program is a perfect creative outlet for Summer.

A Royal Princess Affair

Sunday, September 25
A musical revue and tea party featuring your favorite princesses and more!
Following the show meet Elsa, Anna and Cinderella, and several other princes and princesses. Have your photo taken with your favorite characters and get their autographs. Light refreshments to be served, tea, punch, cookies and other royal delights.

Breakfast With Santa

December 2016
7:30am-10:15am
$12 per person
Children 2 and under $8 per person
Advance registration and seating required
The magic of Santa has been experienced by generations of children and their families at our annual pancake breakfast. Santa’s helpers capture the special moment of your child with Santa in a photograph. Girl Scouts provide a cookie decorating activity for the children. Each child receives a small gift.

Father-Daughter Winter Ball

Saturday, February 2017 
6pm-8pm
Catered hors d’ouevres, beverages, and a dreamy chocolate fountain!
DJ and dancing
$50 per couple, $25 each additional child
Space is limited – Reservation Only

Mother/Son Knight Out

Saturday, May 7
6pm-8pm
Catered hors d’ouevres, beverages, and a chocolate moat for dessert!
DJ and dancing
$50 per couple, $25 each additional child
Space is limited – Reservation Only

REGISTER HERE

Ski Bradford

Open to grades 4-8
2016 REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Ski Bradford is scheduled to to Wednesdays, January 13 through February 24. The program will not run on February 17 during school vacation week.

A traditional Community House favorite. Your child can join in on six weeks of skiing every Wednesday during the peak winter months. Transportation will be by School Bus, leaving right after school, and returning for pickup around 6-6:30pm. NOTE CANCELLATION POLICY: When the Hamilton-Wenham Regional Schools are closed, the Ski Bradford program does not run. Information on cancellations will be recorded on The Community House’s voicemail 978-468-4818 x10.