Youth Programs

Performed by local dad and musician, Brian Doser
Mondays and Thursdays, 10-10:45am

$5 per family

NEW! Kids Night Out Program

Program Events, 6-8pm
July 2018 – no event
Monday, August 27
A new Community House program open to grades 4 and 5.

Kids Night Out, sponsored by The Community House, provides opportunities for Hamilton-Wenham 4th and 5th graders to socialize with their peers in a safe, supervised environment. Activities will include concessions, board games, music, group activities, and movies.

Middle School Program

Program Events at 7-9pm
6th grade ONLY event: Thursday, August 30
7th and 8th grade ONLY event: Friday September 7

The purpose of the Middle School Night Program is to provide an outlet for middle school aged youth to enjoy safe and supervised social activities. Each event has a theme along with interactive dances and games featuring a local DJ.

Teen Volunteer Opportunities

The Community House offers a variety of opportunities for high school students to fulfill their Community Service Learning requirement. Opportunities include clerical work, special event support, concessions and landscaping. Volunteerism among teens has become a popular way to help develop job skills and contribute to the community.

Stage 284 Youth Studio
Summer Vacation Workshop

Annie Jr. Summer Workshop
Co-Directors Honorah Tinti and Ashley Valletta
Choreography Sarah Bergeron
Technical Director Craig Robertson

Ages 7-18
Workshop dates Monday-Friday, July 9-27, 9am-4pm
Performance dates July 26-29

Stage 284 Youth Studio Afterschool Workshop

Director Katie Clarke
Choreographer Sarah Bergeron
Music Director James Turner
Grades 1-5
Wednesdays, 1-5pm
Pick up at Winthrop Elementary School at 12:45pm is available
September 26 – October 31 – Decendants

November 7 – December 19 (no workshop 11/21) – 101 Dalmations

A Royal Princess Affair

Sunday, November 18, 1-3pm
A musical revue and tea party featuring some of your favorite princesses and the twinkling trickster, Tinkerbell! Following the show meet the princes and princesses. Bring your autograph book! Have your photo taken with your favorite characters and enjoy light refreshments such as punch, cookies and other royal delights!

Community Carol Sing

Thursday, November 29, 6:30pm

A Christmas Carol Sing for all ages! Caroling and inaugural lighting of The Community House, lighting of the gazebo in Patton Park and lighting of the Christmas Tree at People’s United Bank on Railroad Avenue with cookies and cocoa! Children are encouraged to bring their own flashlight or glowsticks. A great way to kick off your Christmas celebrations.

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 8
Reservations Only

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. There will be a cookie decorating activity for the children. Each child receives a small gift from Santa.

Ski Bradford

January – February 2019
A Community House favorite! Your child can join us for 6 weeks of afternoon skiing at Bradford Mountain. Open to grades 4-8.

Code of Conduct for Bradford Ski Area

Ski Bradford Concessions Menu

Father-Daughter Winter Ball

February 2019
Mark your calendar and get ready to create some lasting memories. Dress up for this father daughter date night and join us at The Community House for music, dancing, and more! Appetizers, beverages, and dreamy desserts will be provided throughout the evening. Photographs will be available at no additional charge.
Hors d’ouevres, beverages, and a dreamy chocolate fountain!
DJ and dancing
Space is limited – Reservation Only

Mother-Son Knight Out

March 2019
Get ready for another memorable night at The Community House. This medieval themed night will include music, activities and much more! Appetizers, beverages, and desserts will be provided throughout the evening. Photographs will be available at no additional charge.
Hors d’ouevres, beverages, and a chocolate moat for dessert!
DJ and dancing
Space is limited – Reservation Only

Community Block Party

June 2019
2018 BLOCK PARTY NEWS – Despite our best efforts to reschedule the 2018 Community Block Party, we have been unable to coordinate all the elements that make this event so special and spectacular for a new date this summer. However, The Community House is THRILLED to announce that we will be partnering with the Town of Wenham’s 375th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, September 8th. We are looking forward to bringing lots of Block Party fun and flare to this special event — we hope to see you there! Stay tuned for more details coming soon…

Independent Programs

Greater Beverly YMCA After School Program

Alex Ferber, Program Coordinator, 978-468-1114

Hamilton-Wenham School of Dance

Donna J. Viau, 978-468-2393