FALL ACTIVITIES GUIDE 2021
Fall is approaching, and it’s time to sign up for new activities!
Check out the latest local offerings, complete with all the fun details and registration links.
At BWK Soccer, we offer classes, camps, birthday parties and more for girls and boys ages 2 – 5 years old. Through fun and imaginative games, we engage children in physical activity while developing their motor and basic soccer skills…AND all with a smile on their face. We also offer personalized classes at your home. If you can’t come to us…we’ll come to you.
WEBSITE: Click Here
LOCATION: Various fields in Darien or at your home
CHELSEA PIERS ATHLETIC CLUB
Feeling inspired from the Summer Games? Find inspiration in our upcoming fall youth sports classes to incorporate some of your favorite Tokyo events into your child’s active life. Whether the ultimate goal for your child is to enjoy recreational sports, become a top competitive athlete on track for a college scholarship, or to live a healthy lifestyle. Chelsea Piers supports your child’s athletic journey with a wide variety of youth sports including, gymnastics, swimming, soccer, and tennis. We have classes and clinics for kids as young as 1 through age 15 at all levels. Visit our website today to find out why Chelsea Piers is the top choice for after-school sports programs in Fairfield County!
Fall back into Dance! Registration is now available for the Darien School of Dance 2021/2022 dance season!
Join The Darien School of Dance for a diverse curriculum including Ballet, Pre-ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical and Mom & Me in an educational, safe and friendly environment. Their affiliation with American Ballet Theatre® ensures high quality artistic training with the basics of dancers’ health and child development. Join them for an inclusive Nutcracker program with performance in December too!
Their highly trained teachers are dedicated to fostering the love of dance to children ages two to teens. AND calling all adults: join for a fun new Adult beginner tap class—Tappy Hour! Come join their dance family.
Come join the 2021 – 2022 dance program at the Harney Pender Keady Academy of Irish Dance! Irish dance is for everyone—it is a fun, fast-paced, athletic form of dance that teaches your children coordination and discipline while promoting friendships and camaraderie! Dancers can participate purely for recreation and fun or can pursue a competitive track if they choose to do so. Harney Pender Keady is the home to many Regional, National And World Champions, most recently home to 2 National Champions from the 2021 championships in Phoenix, AZ! Serving Fairfield County and Rye, NY for over 20 years, HPK has established itself as the premier studio for top notch training in Irish Dance!
HIGH RISE BASKETBALL
Whether you are new to the game, trying to make a team, or looking to make it to the collegiate level, High Rise Basketball is the premier destination for player development in Connecticut.
With programs for both boys and girls K-12, High Rise has what you need to take your game to the next level and achieve your basketball goals!
“Jumpin’ Jams” is a favorite music class for hundreds of families in lower Fairfield County and beyond! Jumpin’ Jams is an education-based music program filled with songs and musical activities that help children understand the world around them, help them learn how to better interact with others in a relaxed social setting, be introduced to different musical genres and instruments from around the world, be inspired to dance like no one’s watching and jam like a true rock star! It’s obvious that Jumpin’ Jams loves what they do, and they’re sure you’ll love it too! Grab your spot for Fall Classes today!
New school year? New tennis programs! Remember, tennis not only has lots of health benefits, it’s a ton of fun no matter what age or level – plus it’s an ideal sport for physical distancing! Right now we’ve got new Fall Tennis Programs at our Kings Highway Tennis Club in Darien. Come check us out!
CONTACT: Call 203.655.8769
WEBSITE: Click Here
LOCATION: 98 Old Kings Highway North, Darien, CT
MARITIME ROWING CLUB
MRC’s Fall Youth Learn-to-Row/Development programs are designed to help young rowers improve in all aspects of rowing including fitness, strength, flexibility, mental toughness and discipline. Using our facilities both on and off the water, we work to develop proper rowing technique, good boat handling skills and water safety.
Programs run 8/31 – 10/23. Session 1: Monday/Wednesday/Friday/5:30-7:00 PM // Session 2: Tuesday/Thursday/5:30-7:00 PM Saturday/12:00-1:30 PM.
Fall Pre-Season is another excellent way for athletes of all levels and abilities to get ready for Fall Youth Rowing. This program will run August 8/23 – 8/27.
• Novice/JV/High Performance rowers will row from 3:00-5:00 PM
• Learn-to-Row/Development rowers from 5:30-7:00 PM
Sing, Dance and Play in a Music Together class with your child this Fall! Music Together is an 8-week program featuring outdoor, backyard, indoor and online options to keep you and your child safe and happily engaged with joyful music,making.
Classes include Babies (8 months and under), Mixed Age (Ages 0-5y), Rhythm Kids (ages 4- 8y) and Canta Y Baila Conmigo (0-5y Spanish Language and music immersion.)Register today and find out why Music Together is the “MOST LOVED” early childhood music and movement curriculum Worldwide! Free demonstration classes available.
WEBSITE: Click Here
NEW CANAAN NATURE CENTER
This fall, we welcome NCPS students in grades K-2 to join us to explore the forests, fields, and ponds of the New Canaan Nature Center during our brand new after school program!
Create hypotheses, conduct experiments, and get ready for some awesome hands-on collaborative learning. Delve into fun and engaging weekly themes while exploring our natural world. Who knows what we will discover?!
Program will include: Bus transportation from the 3 NCPS elementary schools, snack, outdoor free play, sustainable STEAM activities, and homework time.
Program Dates: August 30 – December 23, 2021
*Regular Program Hours: 3:15-5:45 pm or 3:45-5:45 pm
(Please see Handbook for information regarding Early Dismissal Days,
School Closings, and School Vacation Days)
NEW CANAAN RACQUET CLUB
WEBSITE: Click Here
NEW CANAAN YMCA ADVENTURE GUIDES PROGRAM
The popular Adventure Guides program strengthens bonds between fathers and children in grades K-4 and creates lasting memories and family friendships. Organized into “communities” based on elementary school, group activities are led by volunteer fathers with the guidance of Y staff and include hiking, crafts, games, plus special events and weekend adventure outings. The upcoming fall outing takes place at Camp Mohawk October 2-3 and features a traditional camping experience. Join the fun and begin making special memories that will last forever! For additional information about the Y’s Adventure Guides, visit the link HERE.
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Come learn squash with us at St. Luke’s Squash Club (SLSC)! We are a commercial club open to the public based at St. Luke’s School’s beautiful 4-court squash facility in New Canaan. We offer programs for both juniors (ages 5+) and adults and court access for members. Check out our fall program in the link below and come try our brand new interactive squash court!
Best Yoga Center 2021 for the entire Gold Coast right here in New Canaan! Sama Yoga Center has been a staple in the community since 2015, as Fairfield County’s premier boutique yoga center and accredited training academy. With a meditation garden designed by Wesley Stout Associates, students move seamlessly from indoor to outdoor classes, enjoying a serene atmosphere and beautiful view. Radiant heated floors, ample covered parking, safely distanced and spacious locker rooms elevate the experience.
Drop off kids classes round up Sama’s inclusive programming: Minis (3-5 years) meet Tuesdays from 3-4pm, our girls yoga (6-11 years) meet Wednesdays from 3:45-4:45pm, and tweens and teens (11 and up) Sundays from 5:15-6:15pm. To register, purchase a 10 pack of kids classes and come & go as you like! Packages may be shared by siblings!
The Studio provides fun and professional training in the performing arts for all ages through private lessons, group classes, and summer camps! We specialize in voice, acting, piano, dance, guitar, and musical theatre.
Use Code MOMS5 for 5% Off (one free class!) when you register by 8/24!
Fall Semester runs from 9/8 – 1/29!