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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
Beginning October 10 – Saturdays at 10:30am
2015 Saturday Performances 10/10, 10/31
11/14, 11/21, 12/5, & 12/19 through 1/2/2016
No Weekday performances 1/28, 1/31, 1/4 & 1/7
(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)


Music Exploration with Miss Jenny

Ages 0-4
Thursdays, 9:30-10:30am
November 5- December 17 (no class 11/26)

The first ½ hour will be instructional and the second ½ hour will be music exploration and fun.
Music Exploration is a caregiver-child music class with an emphasis on building the musical skills of beat, pitch, and expression. Miss Jenny has over 10 years of experience helping children and adults find their inner music maker through singing, creative movement, and using instruments. Through this class, you will be given tools to create your own music at home, giving your family the gift of music-making for a lifetime. The curriculum based on the First Steps in Music model by John M. Feierabend.
Fee: $65 for 6 weeks

Sewing for Kids

Grades 2-5
Wednesdays, 1-2:30pm
Session I: September 30-October 28
Doll Quilt (18”) or Decorative Pillow
Session II: November 18-December 16

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 6 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 I: Cloudy With A Side of Meatballs
September 23, 30 and October 7-28
Session II: Holiday Review: Songs and scenes from Holiday Favorites
November 4-18, December 2-16 (no workshop 11/25)

(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 Royal Princess Affair

Saturday, November 14

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 yourphot taken with your favorite characters and get their autographs. Light refreshments to be served, tea, punch, cookies and other royal delights.
$10 Adults
$15 per Child (includes child souvenir tea cup)
Photos and autographs with the princes and princesses are an additional $5 at the event.
Space is limited. Reservations only.

Breakfast With Santa

Saturday, December 12

$10 per person
Children 2 and under $5 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 6, 2016
Catered hors d’ouevres, beverages, and a dreamy chocolate fountain!
DJ and dancing
$50 per couple, $20 each additional child
Space is limited – Reservation Only

Mother/Son Knight Out

Saturday, May 7, 2016
Catered hors d’ouevres, beverages, and a chocolate moat for dessert!
DJ and dancing
$50 per couple, $20 each additional child
Space is limited – Reservation Only

Ski Bradford

Open to grades 4-8
2016 Registration will open on October 19 with a deadline of November 13.
Late registrations will be accepted from November 14 through December 5. There is a $25 late fee for all late registrants.**For late registrants, lessons and equipment rental will be available on a limited basis per Ski Bradford.

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.