CreativeWorks for Children, LLC specializes in providing enriching experiences through the arts. Our staff has been conducting events for over 15 years throughout the state of Connecticut. We take pride in our beautiful studio and provide a completely child-safe environment indoors and out.
Children's Classes & Programs Enrichment, Music, Dance, Yoga, Art, Spanish, Cooking/Baking, Gardening, and more!
Kid's Birthday Parties Over 40 unique themes for every interest and all ages!
Summer Camps Unique weekly themes! Indoor and outdoor activities, professional, experienced staff.
February Vacation programs are posted! Space is limited!
Summer camp schedule coming soon!!
Better Connecticut is Visiting Again!
Holiday Events are Posted!
CreativeWorks' "Kids Care"
We are excited to announce that we are launching a new program: CreativeWorks' "Kids Care". The mission of this program is to empower children to create change and promote socially conscious behavior through rewarding service experiences. Read more about our first event!
Sarah Thompson Design
Get out from behind the camera on your little one's special day! Add professional party photography to your party package for only $49. Visit Sarah Thompson Design for more info.
Hurricane Sandy Relief: Collection
Coming to class this week? Please consider bringing donations of clothes, blankets, food, and diapers by 9:00 Friday morning. A generous local resident will be collecting and bringing these items to Long Island on Friday, November 9. Thank you!
Hurricane Sandy Relief: Parents' Night Out Fundraiser
"Science for Sandy" will be held on Wednesday, 11/14 from 5:30-7:30. Professor Y?! will be leading great experiments, we'll be serving pizza for dinner, and we will also be talking about what kids can do to help others affected by the storm. Space is limited, so pre-registration is required. There is no fee, but we will be accepting monetary donations which will be sent to The Red Cross. This event is for children ages 7-12. Pre-registration is required.
Free Event: All About Infant Massage
Friday, November 9, 10:00 a.m. Learn all about the many health and emotional benefits of infant massage. Coffee, treats, Q & A, and fun! Pre-registration is required.
Halloween events for ages 2-12!
Check out our fun Halloween happenings which will be held on Tuesday, October 30. Limited space: pre-registration is required.
Infant Massage Begins 10/19!
Don't miss out on the many benefits of this wonderful new class.
Professional Party Photography
Just a reminder that we offer professional party photography through Sarah Thompson Design. Don't get stuck behind the camera during your child's party!
FALL CLASSES ARE FILLING!
The following classes are filling up quickly - don't miss out!
More classes coming soon!
MUSIC TIME WITH MISS CARRIE STARTS NEXT WEEK!
As of now, we still have some spaces open in our very popular class, Music Time! with Miss Carrie. Class begins next week, so don't miss out on the fun!
SUMMER CLASSES & CAMPS START SOON!
As of now, we still have some spaces open in our weekly camps for children (ages 3-7), in Music Time with Miss Carrie, and in our Mommy & Me class! Don't miss out on the fun!
NOW OFFERING PROFESSIONAL PARTY PHOTOGRAPHY
by photographer Sarah Thompson. Current special: The first 5 parties to book photography services receive an additional 10 high-resolution, professionally edited photos from their party on disc!
As soon as we reach 300 "likes" on our Facebook page, we will have a drawing for a free birthday party for up to twelve participants! Help us spread the word for a chance to win! Good luck!
Our next Lego giveaway is posted! The choices this time our the great Lego City Garbage Truck or the Lego Friends Treehouse. All people who have liked our Facebook page are eligible!
Summer Camp Update!
Our Star Wars Camp is almost full. The morning session is completely full and only a few slots left for the afternoon.
We have extended the Facebook Lego Contest! Due to Monday being a holiday our special "name in the hat picker" will not be in class. The lucky winner will be chosen next Monday.
Summer Camp Schedule is posted!
Our Summer Camp Schedule is posted! We have some exciting new themes and some favorites which are back by popular demand! Space fills quickly!
Um, we are finally on Facebook. We hope that you already like us, but if you want to make it official on Facebook, you'll be entered to win a Lego set! Deadline is February 17. Good luck!
Now enrolling for Spring
Find our spring schedule here!
School Vacation Programs
Our fun-filled February Vacation programs have been posted! Check out this year's themes! First come, first serve registration.
Stay tuned! Fun school vacation programs will be posted this week!
Winter Schedule posted for Music Time! With Miss Carrie
Music Time! with Miss Carrie is designed for children 0-4 years and their caregivers. Carrie teaches music through instrument play, movement, and a combination of original and familiar songs.
No enrolling for winter classes!
Space is limited. Check out our fun winter programs! Pre-registration required for all programs.
Holiday Events are Here!
Stay & Play, Drop & Shop, Vacation Week
Our annual favorites are back! Check out our fun Stay & Play, Drop & Shop, and Vacation week programs! Pre-registration required.
We are running a food drive for Gifts of Love during the month of December, and hope that you will involve your children with this effort. Thank you so much!
Free Warm Up & Cheer Up! Dance Party
Today at 10:30 NO CHARGE
Come dance & relieve some stress! All ages are welcome with an accompanying adult. Feel free to bring your chargers and charge your electronics during class. No fee/registration required.
11/3/11 and 11/4/11
Free Warm Up & Cheer Up! Music Classes
Thursday and Friday NO CHARGE
Marie Lim will be holding free music classes for all ages on Thursday at 11:00 and Friday at 9:30 and 10:30. All ages are welcome with an accompanying adult. Feel free to bring your chargers and charge your electronics during class. No fee/registration required.
Free Play - Warming - Electronics Charging
Come in, warm up, and charge your electronics while your children play. No fee/registration required. Activities available for free play include Legos, train sets, cars, dolls, art, music, and books. Adults are required to accompany children as this is unstructured free play with no instructor. Hours are 10-4 Tuesday and Wednesday. Marie Lim will be holding free music classes for all ages on Thursday at 11:00 and Friday at 9:30.
6th Annual Guess the Pumpkin Weight Contest
Enter our 6th Annual Pumpkin Weight Contest for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate and a special prize!
Halloween Parties and Halloween Birthday Parties!
It's that time of year again when we offer our famous Halloween theme parties. Our studio has the perfect atmosphere for our fun and age appropriate parties with great Halloween activities.
Lego FUNraiser for Gifts of Love!
Help Gifts of Love build healthy meals for hungry families. Bring four (minimum) non-perishable food items to donate to Gifts of Love in Avon, and join us for an afternoon of fun building and creating with our extensive collection of Legos. Bring your camera to photograph the resulting masterpieces! Ages 3 and up with caregiver participation. Drop in anytime, Friday, September 16, 1:00-3:00. Register here
Our fall enrichment, music, and dance classes begin soon!
Space is limited in our fall classes. Check out our fun fall programs! Pre-registration required for all programs.
Lego Birthday Parties!
We have added a new Lego Birthday Party to our great list of party themes. Get creative and have fun with our great selection of legos!
Fancy Dance Mini-Session Begins August 8!
Twinkle, Twirl, Sparkle, and Whirl in this fanciest of dance classes! Professional dance instructor Brittany Azar will be teaching delightful dance moves and finish each class with an equally fancy craft project! The last class will feature a parent viewing followed by tea! 4 weeks, Mondays, August 8-29, 3:30-4:30. Fancy Dance is designed for children ages 3-6 without caregiver participation. Space is limited! Pre-registration required.
Fall Registration is in progress!
Fall is right around the corner, and we are now enrolling for:
Music Time with Miss Carrie!
Rhythm and Rhyme Music Time with Marie Lim
Wonder-full Beginnings: Mommy and Me Preschool Enrichment
Wonder-full Beginnings: Toddlers/Twos
Class space is limited! Pre-registration required for all programs.
Early Camp week added!
You asked for it, you got it! An early camp week has been added. Summerpalooza! will be held from 9-11:30 on June 8-10. This super-fun camp will be a great kick-off to summer with outdoor and indoor games, crafts, music, parachute, and more! This is a drop off program for ages 3-7. Space is limited!
Music Time! with Miss Carrie Begins June 13!
The fabulous Miss Carrie will now be offering classes at CreativeWorks! Music Time! with Miss Carrie is designed for children 0-4 years and their caregivers. Carrie teaches music through instrument play, movement, and a combination of original and familiar songs. Miss Carrie is famous for her energetic, exciting music programs, and we are thrilled to offer her classes in addition to our existing music programs!
SPA Camp is back!
Due to popular demand, we are offering our very popular Ooh la la Spa! Camp again this year. This camp will run from June 28-30. For more information, click here. Spa camp will include lots of pampering, learning how to make all natural facials with ingredients from our organic CreativeWorks garden, learning fun Yoga poses, and learning about the importance of inner beauty.
Creativeworks Ehow Articles
We have been slowly moving all of our Ehow parenting and children's articles to the Creativeworks website. You can check out the main page of how-to articles to see the articles that are currently posted.
Kids Birthday Parties Added
We have added some new Kids Birthday Parties to our party page. Check out some of new themes and revised favorites!