SAFESITTERS BABYSITTING CLASS- Ages 11-14 Learn safety skills, child care skills, first aid & rescue skills, and life & business skills. Saturday, May 19 9am-1pm. Fee is $60*, plus $18 for the companion book. More information about the course can be found here.

MINECRAFT MEET-UP: Ages 10-14. A place for kids to get together to play and discuss all things Minecraft. Saturdays 10AM-11:30AM starting January 13. No fee, Sterling House membership required*. Bring your own device.

 YOUTH ART CLASS– Ages 6-10. Explore the world of art in our Beginners 9:15-10:30am and Advanced 10:45 am-12:15 pm classes, Teens ages 13-19, 12:45- 2:45pm. First session begins January 20, second session begins February 24.  5 weeks session. Second session begins week after first session ends. Fee $60* Teen class fee $55*

CHILDREN’S ITALIAN COOKING CLASS (ADVANCED)– Series of 2 classes for children 10+ that have either taken Chef Peppe’s class before, or have some experience in the kitchen. Two Saturdays: May 5 & May 12. 11AM-12:30PM. Menu: Fresh fettucine alfredo, chicken scallopini, zeppoli di San Guiseppe (a creme filled puff pastry).  Fee: $80*, all ingredients included.

UKULELE LESSONS FOR BEGINNERS – Beginner lessons for ALL ages. Saturdays, 10AM – 11:30AM. 5 weeks starting January 27. Fee: $75* Ukuleles available to borrow. Families welcome.

KARATE CLASS– Gain focus, self-control and respect in the beginner and advanced youth Karate classes. Saturdays 10-11:30am, begins January 6 . Fee based on coupon book system; $30, $60, &80, or $120* Try 1 class for free.

NINJA KIDS KARATE CLASS– Let your young ones discover their inner ninja in this Karate class. Ages 3-10.  Saturdays, 9-10am begins January 6. Fee based on coupon book system, $30, $60, $80, or $120*. Try 1 class for free.

KIDS SEWING– Beginner class. New project completed each class. 3 Saturday classes offered: January 20, January 27, and February 3, 12:30PM-3:00PM. 1 class, $40, 2 classes, $75, 3 classes, $100. Classes may be purchased in any combination of dates. BYO sewing machine if possible.

STRATFORD INDIAN GUIDES, INDIAN PRINCESSES-Fathers/father figures and their children making lifetime memories.  40+ year-old program geared for children ages 5 and above.  On-going registration.  Call Alan Grassia or Marc Rich @ 203-533-1292 or visit

SMART BUDDIES PEER TUTORING PROGRAM– High school students needed to tutor 1-3 graders. begins in October. Call Pam Robertson 203-378-2606 Ext. 113 or email

YOUTH IN THE COMMUNITY PROGRAM– Referral program for youth 13+ looking for volunteer opportunities.  Contact: Pam Robertson, Youth Volunteer Coordinator, 203-378-2606 Ext. 113 Download YIC Form here:

S.T.R.O.B.E. VOLUNTEER YOUTH GROUP– “Sterling Teens Recognizing Opportunities Benefiting Everyone” meets Thurs. 7pm. No fee, membership required. Contact: Pam Robertson, Youth Volunteer Coordinator, 203-378-2606 Ext. 113

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* Sterling House membership required

Youth and Adult Programs in Stratford, CT