SAFESITTERS BABYSITTING CLASS- Ages 11-14 Learn safety skills, child care skills, first aid & rescue skills, and life & business skills. November 4, 9am-2pm. Fee is $60*, plus $18 for the companion book. More information about the course can be found here.

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. Begins September 16.  5 weeks session. Second session begins week after first session ends. Fee $55*

CHILDREN’S ITALIAN COOKING CLASS– Series of 3 classes for children 7+; Saturdays Sept. 23, Sept. 30, and October 7. 11AM-12PM. Children will make Risotto with porcini mushrooms, egglplant parmesan, and struffoli, a popular Italian dessert served at Christmas. Fee: $80*, all ingredients included.

TEEN UKULELE LESSONS – Beginner lessons for ages 13+. Saturdays, 10AM – 11:30AM. 6 weeks starting Oct. 7. Fee: $75*

KARATE CLASS– Gain focus, self-control and respect in the beginner and advanced youth Karate classes. Saturdays 10-11:30am, begins Sept. 9 . Fee based on coupon book system; $30, $60, &80, or $120*

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

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. starting October 5. 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