Ages 0 – 5

jwtumblesWe provide exceptional parent-and-me style gym classes, concert-style music classes, a Kidville University preschool alternative program, birthday parties, and drop-off events.  At JW Tumbles Rye Brook, nurture each child’s natural curiosity and desire to learn though play.   Our unique programs help build upon social and developmental skills in a confident and comfortable environment. As you watch your child develop a more confident, capable mind and body, you’ll understand why JW Tumbles truly is “a learning playground”.
Visit our site here or call us at 914-251-0555.

The Katonah Art Center, located in the heart of historic Katonah, offers children from ages 2 – 18 a nurturing environment in which to explore their innate creativity.  Our classes for children include Music for Toddlers, Mommy & Me Art and Clay, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Photography, Cartooning, Jewelry Making, Sewing, Computer Art and more. Our Portfolio Development Class will help teenagers prepare for their portfolios for college. Coming this Fall: Acting! Check out our website at www.katonahartcenter.com or call 232-4843 for more info. * Mention this listing and receive a $25 discount for any class or camp – limit one discount per family!

Tuesdays for Tots: Fall 2012: October 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, November 6th, 13th, 27th, December 4th, The Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay Street/Route 22, Katonah, New York, 1pm – 2pm.  Pre-paid registration required. Ages 3 to 5 with an adult, younger siblings are not permitted. 8-week course: $120 for members; $160 for non-members.  In this series of hands-on workshops, three- to five-year old children and their caregivers experiment together with many forms of art inspired by “Ice Age” to the Digital Age: The 3D Animation Art of Blue Sky Studios currently on view until January 20th 2013.  Colorful paintings, clay characters, simple animation, and cut paper stories are just a few of the unique art projects they will enjoy.  Call (914) 232-9555, ext. 0 or visit www.katonahmuseum.org.

The Larchmont Newcomers’ Club is a social and charitable organization that has offered a social outlet to residents of Larchmont, Mamaroneck, and New Rochelle since the early 1950`s. For more information about the organization, please contact our hotline at 914.973.LNC1, P.O. Box 943, Larchmont, NY 10538 or visit our website at www.larchmontnewcomersclub.com

Nature discovery for children aged 3 – 4 years and their caregivers. Marshlands Conservancy, Route 1, Rye, NY. Westchester County Parks Department, 914-835-4466.

“Maternal Matters” is a support group where Moms find comfort and relief from others going through the same experiences.  The group provides an environment for mothers to express and explore their unique experience of being a mother.  Themes of Group: Unique role of motherhood, Child development, Marital relationships and co-parenting, How your own upbringing impacts your family today, Baby blues, Deciding to return to work or stay home, Body issues.  Susan is an LCSW and Psychotherapist.  She provides group and individual therapy to women dealing with postpartum issues.   For additional information regarding “Maternal Matters” contact Susan Greenberg, LCSW, 914.837.0928,

PrintMaxime & Friends is a family-owned children’s clothing and accessories boutique in Larchmont, NY for boys and girls, age newborn – six. We are inspired by a lifestyle of quality, design and beauty in the everyday.

Our vision is to share that inspiration by bringing high-quality design to our community, carrying children’s brands from Belgium, The Netherlands, Denmark, France, Spain, the UK and many other countries, including the US.

Please come and visit us at 150 Larchmont Ave, Larchmont, NY 10538. www.maximeandfriends.com, like us on Facebook, follow us on Pinterest or come and high-five us in person!

Launched by 3 SAHMs who met at a playgroup, mom2mom of northern westchester is a diverse group of moms who share experiences of mommyhood, advice and new ideas. We invite you to become a part of our drama-free, no-pressure group for ALL MOMS WHO LOVE THEIR CHILDREN!  Enjoy weekly themed playgroups (music, craft, swim, etc.), walks on the trail, trips to local parks, the aquarium and zoo, weekend family activities, volunteering for local charities, as well as fun moms nights out.  So whether you’re a brand-new mommy or one with experience, we look forward to meeting you soon!  Visit www.meetup.com/mom2mom-of-northern-westchester

Chabad of Bedford offers a series of innovative music classes for children, that will allow moms and tots to experience Jewish tradition in a stimulating, fun and creative environment. Classes are geared for infants through two years old. A free trial class is available for those new to the class. Bask in the joys of motherhood as you discover new things about your child`s development!  Instructor, Bobby Doowah’s contagious enthusiasm, originality and creativity have been captivating and entertaining children for nine years – causing The New York Times to refer to The Musical Mayhem of Bobby Doowah as “The Sgt. Pepper of children`s music.” Classes are located at the Chabad Jewish Center at 133 Railroad Ave. in Bedford Hills.  For more information go to www.ChabadBedford.com or call 914-666-6065.

This fun-filled and educational program will explore Jewish heritage through music with Bobby Doowah, widely acclaimed children`s entertainer.  Designed for mothers and children from newborns – 3 years old, the sessions will be held at at Chabad, 303 Broadway, Dobbs-Ferry.  For more information, to register, or to reserve a place in the free demonstration class, contact Hinda at 914 693 6100.

Mothers and More of Westchester County is the BEST way to connect with other moms in the area! Join us for:  Age specific weekly playgroups,  Mom’s night out without the kids, Activities for kids of all ages: arts & crafts, holiday parties, and park dates.  There’s something new for you and your child to experience every week! For more information, visit www.momsofwestchester.com or by email newmemberinfo@momsofwestchester.com.  For more information on our National Chapter, visit www.mothersandmore.org

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) Westchester welcomes mothers of children ages 0 to 5 years old. Each month we have a speaker discussing different aspects of raising children and motherhood. There is a discussion time with small groups and a creative activity. Our friendly greeters will help you at the door and help you get the kids settled into their classrooms. Come when you can and leave when you must. The MOPPETS program provides safe and nurturing childcare. Children are grouped by age. We meet at Bedford Community Church, 160 Bedford Center Road, Bedford Hills, NY 10507. For information, visit www.mopswestchester.com, email info@mopswestchester.com, or call 914-666-5384.

Mount Kisco Child Care Center
Welcome your child into our loving family

Since 1971, MKCCC has been serving families and children with its inventive, cutting edge, and comprehensive day care programs.  Today, over 30 years later, we continue to promote each child’s intellectual, physical and social development.  Mount Kisco Child Care Center, 95 Radio Circle, Mt Kisco, NY 10549, www.mkccc.org, djordan@mkccc.org, 914 241 2135.

musicconservancyFor more than 80 years, the Music Conservatory of Westchester has offered quality music instruction for students of all ages, abilities, and ambitions.  Our experienced, nurturing faculty teach individualized lessons in all instruments and voice, from classical to jazz and rock. Suzuki instruction, young children’s classes, Honors program for high school students, performing ensembles, theory, composition, improvisation, songwriting, musical theatre classes, and programs for children with special needs are also available.  Beautiful, centrally located building with excellent classrooms and performance hall.  Music Conservatory of Westchester, 216 Central Avenue in White Plains, NY. Phone: (914) 761-3900. Website: www.musicconservatory.org.

 

musicschoolwestchester1328 Boston Post Road, Larchmont NY 10538
Since its creation in 1983, the Music School of Westchester has become one of the finest music institutions in Westchester and has taught thousands of students from both the local community and more than 50 other countries.  Its faculty includes over 35 dedicated teachers, all prominent artists.  The Music School of Westchester offers professional instruction to children and adults in all instruments as well as theory, composition, voice, songwriting  and acting.  For more information visit  www.musicschoolofwestchester.com or call (914) 381-2070.