child enrichment programs in Newton, MA
Cradles to Crayons
Cradles to Crayons is proud to offer an extensive network of Service Partners, all of whom are committed to helping us meet the needs of the children we serve. Our new mobile Partner Portal makes it easy for our Partners to place orders online, based on the specific needs of the children in their care. All orders are promptly processed in our Giving Factory, and ready for pickup. Our Partners then deliver the items directly to the families in need. We are confident that this system will continue to be an invaluable link in helping us provide children with the items they need.
Valeo Futbol Academy
We strive to provide a professional soccer training environment that encourages personal excellence both on and off the field. Our goal is to promote a culture of strong leaders and outstanding citizens, while enhancing their skills and passion for the game. By offering access to our program, regardless of location or socioeconomic status, we hope to bridge the gap and provide the opportunity for all ambitious and committed players to reach their full potential.
At Legacy Studios, the love of dance is fostered in all. For the past 25 years, Amy and Laura have been committed to teaching dance to the Newton/Watertown/Waltham area, creating a family friendly environment where students can gain a strong technical foundation, physical stamina, and self esteem. The studio has evolved over the years, and is now taking on new life. With the encouragement of their teachers and the support of their peers, students at Legacy Studios are able to explore the joys of dance and develop their confidence in a safe and fun atmosphere.
Puddlestompers Nature Exploration
For the past 20 years, PUDDLESTOMPERS Nature Exploration has been providing families in Greater Boston with engaging and interactive nature programming. Our goal is to inspire young children and their caregivers to explore the natural wonders in their own backyard and help combat climate change. We are proud to donate a portion of our revenue to each of the communities we serve, enabling them to support local environmental education and conservation initiatives. With PUDDLESTOMPERS, families can enjoy nature close to home and help make a positive impact on the environment.
The Temple Emanuel Preschool
At Temple Emanuel Preschool, we value the strong partnership between families and teachers. We believe that by working together, we create a nurturing community for children to grow. Our teachers are dedicated to providing a safe and stimulating learning environment, where children are able to explore and discover the world around them. Through age-appropriate materials, our play-based approach encourages children to learn and grow in all areas of development. We work with each family to ensure that their child is receiving the best possible care.
Jewish Community Day School
At JCDS, we empower our students to become agents of change who are inspired to create a better future for us all. At JCDS, we are dedicated to creating a learning environment that encourages children to become passionate, knowledgeable Jewish learners. Our goal is to equip them with the capacity to question, listen, understand, and ultimately use their knowledge to create positive change in the world. We believe that the best way to help children reach their full potential is to partner with parents and the greater community. We strive to raise children who approach the world with inquisitive minds, a strong ethical core, and a humble yet confident outlook. Above all, we wish to foster in them a joyous Jewish spirit. Our aim is to inspire our students to become agents of positive change in the world. We want to help them develop the skills and the confidence to use their knowledge to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others and in the future of our world.
Sullivan-Stewart School of Irish Dance
As the head of the Sullivan Stewart School of Irish Dance, Deirdre Stewart has been a certified TCRG for over 25 years and holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry. Deirdre is passionate about teaching her students the art of Irish dancing and creating a warm and supportive environment where students can learn and grow. She emphasizes kindness and respect between students and the importance of maintaining the tradition and history of Irish dance. Deirdre Stewart not only teaches Irish dance, but she also lives it. Having grown up with it in her family, it has become a way of life for her and her two daughters, who often assist her during classes. Deirdre strives to share the same passion and love for Irish dance with her students that she was inspired by in her own family.
Charles River Canoe & Kayak - Nahanton Park, Newton
At Charles River Recreation, we are committed to making outdoor recreation accessible and affordable for all members of the Boston-area community. Our company is home to three distinct recreational activities, each of which offers a unique experience. Charles River Canoe & Kayak provides access to canoeing, kayaking, and paddleboarding. We offer sales, classes, guided trips, and multiple rental locations, so there is something for everyone. Weston Ski Track is located at the Leo J. Martin Golf Course in Weston and provides a great opportunity to learn or practice cross-country skiing on groomed, lighted trails. Finally, Kendall Square Community Ice Skating offers a refrigerated, Zamboni-maintained ice skating rink in Kendall Square, Cambridge. At Charles River Recreation, we believe in providing outdoor recreational activities in the Boston, Massachusetts metropolitan area that are affordable and accessible for everyone. We are proud to offer a variety of activities for all ages and skill levels, and we look forward to helping you enjoy the outdoors.
Charles River Canoe And Kayak - Newton
At Charles River Recreation, we are dedicated to offering affordable and accessible outdoor recreational experiences in the greater Boston area. We offer a variety of activities for every age and ability level, including canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, cross-country skiing, and ice skating. Our sales, classes, guided trips, and rentals make it easy to explore the outdoors. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced enthusiast, we have something to meet your needs. At Charles River Canoe & Kayak, we provide canoe, kayak, and paddleboard sales, classes, guided trips, and multiple rental locations. Our experienced instructors can help you learn the basics or improve your skills, and our guided trips provide a safe and fun experience for everyone. We also offer seasonal activities, such as cross-country skiing at Weston Ski Track, located at the Leo J. Martin Golf Course in Weston. The groomed, lighted trails make for a great winter adventure. Kendall Square Community Ice Skating provides a fun and affordable way to stay active during the colder months. Our refrigerated, Zamboni-maintained ice skating rink offers a safe and enjoyable experience for all ages. Our rentals and classes make it easy to get out on the ice and have a great time. With Charles River Recreation, you can explore the outdoors and enjoy the beauty of the greater Boston area.
Dynamo Fencing Center
At Premier Fencing Club, kids can take part in a variety of activities to help them discover the joys of fencing. Whether they’re looking for a healthy outlet to release energy and stay active, or a competitive sport to help hone their skills and gain confidence, Premier Fencing Club has something for everyone. From recreational classes to educational programs, camps and clinics, and even fencing competitions, this club has it all. For those interested in trying out fencing, Premier Fencing Club offers a wide array of classes for all levels of experience. From beginner classes to advanced classes, kids are sure to find something to fit their needs and interests. Instructors emphasize safety, technique, and sportsmanship while teaching kids to fence with finesse. For those looking to take their fencing to the next level, Premier Fencing Club also offers a variety of camps and clinics. These camps and clinics are designed to help kids learn more about the sport and gain the skills needed to become a better fencer. With one-on-one coaching from experienced instructors, kids can develop their skills and build their confidence. Plus, Premier Fencing Club also holds competitions where young fencers can compete against their peers for medals and trophies. No matter what level of experience your child has with fencing, Premier Fencing Club can help them have fun and learn more about the sport. With its variety of classes, camps, clinics, and competitions, it has something for everyone.