Youth Programs

From learning new skills to participating in the arts to community social events, The Community House offers youth of all ages opportunities to enhance their lives and grow within their community.

Ski Bradford

Open to grades 4-8


Wednesdays, January 3-February 7 (make up snow day 2/14)
A Community House favorite! Your child can join us for 6 weeks of afternoon skiing at Bradford Mountain. Open to grades 4-8.

Babies and Toddlers

Performed by local dad and musician, Brian Doser

Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 10-10:45am

MOVE and GROOVE with Ms. Deej – NEW!
Facilitated by Donna Viau of Hamilton-Wenham School of Dance

Tuesday and Wednesday, 10-10:30am

Drop-in at 10am, Monday through Thursday and Saturday mornings, for a fee of $5 per family, and enjoy a live performance by the famous Music Man, Brian Doser or creative movement session with Miss Deej of Hamilton-Wenham School of Dance.

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 2018
10-11am, Sensory Friendly – 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. A cookie decorating activity for the children is sponsored by the Romano family of Wenham. Each child receives a small gift from Santa.

Gingerbead House Decorating Party

Sunday, December 17, 1-3pm
Decorate your very own gingerbread house with edible decorations.
$40 per family includes one gingerbread house, edible decorations, pizza and refreshments.
Space is limited to 25 families

Greater Beverly YMCA School’s Out
Hamilton-Wenham School of Dance

Father-Daughter Winter Ball

February 3, 6-8pm
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 3, 6-8pm
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

Middle School Program

Program Events on Fridays, 7pm-9pm
January 5
February 2

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.

A Royal Princess Affair

Returning in Spring 2018 – please stay tuned for a forthcoming date announcement

A musical revue featuring new princesses including Moana!
Following the show meet the princes and princesses.
Have your photo taken with your favorite characters and enjoy light refreshments such as punch, cookies and other royal delights!

Stage 284 Youth Studio

After School Workshops
Grades 1-5

Matilda – November 8-December 20 (no wkshp 11/22)
Frozen – January 31-March 14 (no wkshop 2/21)

School Vacation Workshops
Ages 8-14

February – Suessical
April – Cinderella