Arts Crafts Hobbies
Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
Imagine saying "I do" on one of the most beautiful property's in Fairfield County. The 91-acre Arboretum offers several romantic settings for the perfect wedding and reception. Large parties prefer the gently sloping Great Lawn. For a more intimate location, the Secluded Garden offers a romantic setting.
Address: 151 Brookdale Road, Stamford, CT
Music Learning Center
Early Childhood Music Program
The Music Learning Center makes learning to play a musical instrument fun and rewarding. Highly-trained teachers provide personalized instruction to children and adults of all abilities, helping them to reach their musical goals. The MLC offers affordable private and group lessons, a professionally designed facility, an active recital schedule, and many exciting band opportunities.
Address: 425 Main Street - Gulliver's Plaza, Danbury, CT
Telephone: 203 748-1444
Creative Music Center of Monroe
The Creative Music Center has provided quality music instruction to adults and children for two decades, offering a comprehensive music education program, private and group lessons, ensemble classes, summer camp and more all taught by an accomplished and dedicated staff. Instruments including guitars, percussion, brass, and strings are available to rent or purchase.
Address: 701 Main Street, Monroe, CT
Laurie Lynne’s Jewelry
Laurie Lynne's Creative Kids Parties offers spectacular crafty parties! They specialize in bringing creative fun to you. Jewelry making, polymer clay and more. Invitations, goodie bags, all supplies and clean-up included. They will travel to customers throughout CT and beyond. E-mail Laurie Lynne for an awesome party info packet.
Summer Camp Programs
Learn the art of ceramics, the potter’s wheel and sculpting, in a spacious studio centrally located. Instructional activities for children and adults include group classes, private lessons, birthday party events, after school classes, summer camp and corporate team building workshops. Open Studio time can be purchased for independent work.
Address: 543 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT
Best Time Ever
Best Time Ever art studio offers a rainbow of opportunities for your child to sit alone or with friends and unselfconsciously create a masterpiece to call his own. They offer walk in hours for your child to work on projects every weekday and customized birthday parties on the weekends.
Address: 633 Hope Street, Stamford, CT
Telephone: 203 614 8511
Performing Arts Center of CT
PACC is dedicated to excellence. Their focus is on dance, acting, voice, musical theater, music instrumentation and theater production. Try a FREE class. Auditions for scholarships and their dance companies, In Motion CORPS Ballet Ensemble and the hip hop company, The Process are in June. Their 13,000 sq. ft. studio includes a black box theater and a costume shop.
Address: 18 Lindeman Drive, Trumbull, CT
Curtain Call Performing Arts Workshops
Curtain Call is Stamford’s longest-running community theatre, offering year-round performances of comedies, dramas and musicals, outdoor Shakespeare, summer youth theatre AND performance workshops in acting, comedy, improv, musical theatre, on-camera, Shakespeare and more for ages five through adult! They'll also create a workshop for your school, business or civic group.
Address: 1349 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT
Established in 1989, Connecticut Dance offers a multitude of classes including ballet, pointe, modern, tap, jazz, hip-hop and Irish. Faculty is highly qualified and experienced, providing individual attention and effective training while maintaining a fun and upbeat atmosphere. Classes emphasize technique, discipline, and a love and appreciation for the arts.
Address: Clock Tower Square - 477 Main Street (Rte 25), Monroe, CT
Telephone: 203 261-1347
Kids’ MusicRound Stamford
Kids' MusicRound is all about singing, laughing and bouncing our way to a more musical tomorrow! Our award-winning music and movement classes are for children ages birth through 4 and their parents. We nurture the child’s natural musical ability through fun, interactive classes involving both parents and kids.
Address: Classes are held at Bethany Church, 2 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT
Enchanted Garden Studios offers classes for all ages, babies thru adults, in music, dance, theater, gymnastics and yoga. They also offer award-winning birthday parties for ages 1-13, a preschool program, parent/child classes, private instrument and voice instruction, and a state-of-the-art recording studio.
Address: Studio 1 - 165 Danbury Rd (Rte 35), Ridgefield, CT
Address 2: Studio 2 - 529 Ethan Allen Hwy (Rte 7), Ridgefield, CT
Telephone 2: 203-894-1987
Ballroom Dance Studio Westport
Ballroom Dance Studio offers instructions on how to dance at any social event with style and elegance. Whether you are a beginner, an experienced dancer, a couple preparing for the first dance at their wedding or someone wanting to brush up on the latest dance moves, you will be welcomed by our experienced teachers and friendly fellow students.
Address: 627 Post Road East, Westport,
Talent Education & Suzuki School
The Talent Education Suzuki School is the premier center for music study for children ages three to eighteen of all levels! Their dedicated Suzuki teachers will nurture your child's love of music through the study of violin, piano, cello, flute or guitar. Their comprehensive curriculum guides the parent and the student and guarantees success!
Address: 112 Main Street, Norwalk, CT
Music Together is the international, research based, gold standard and award winning leader and provider of early childhood music and movement classes worldwide! Children ages 0 to 5 sing, dance and play instruments while you learn about your child's musical development and growth in an informal class setting. Free demonstration classes. Register now for Fall 2013!
Address: 76 Walbin Court, Fairfield, CT
Flash Pointe Dance
Join us for summer dance at our new, environmentally friendly, 5 studio facility. We recently relocated and our larger studio allows us to run 7 weeks of extended dance camps for pre-school through teen dancers. Each week introduces new material and new choreographers-take 1 week or 7 weeks!
Address: 1657 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT
Telephone: 203 259-1600
Glitter & Grime for your Performance, Dance and Fitness needs. Children’s through adult dance, fitness and, gymnastic attire. Capezio, Bunheads, Sansha, Grishko, & Leos brands for classical dance styles. For great hip hop and street looks, try Wild Child, Funky Diva, and Sugar & Bruno. Pointe shoe fittings by appointment. M-W 10-7, Th. 10-8:30, F-Sat. 10-6
Address: 1657 Post Road Suite A, Fairfield, CT
Art Across the Ages
Art Across the Ages provides private and small group art lessons in your home! These lessons aim to teach students the skills they need to be able to express themselves artistically. Through fun skill building activities, all students will be able to use their innate artistic talents in a whole new way. Try a free introductory class!