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Children’s Programs

Registration is required for all programs.
Please register online or by calling (203) 938-2117.


Elementary School Students

These drop-off programs will meet from 4-5 p.m. (unless noted otherwise)

Beaver Craft

Tuesday October 15 CANCELLED
Guest instructor, Adrianne Roberts, will share a short story then inspire you to create one of the colorful main characters.

    $10 per member child and $12 per non-member child


Halloween Luminaries

Tuesday October 22
Join guest instructor, Chanel Dupare, for a pumpkin luminary workshop. Each student will leave with their own unique “pumpkin” to use as a festive decoration or seasonal nightlight!

    $10 per member child and $12 per non-member child

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117


Annual Pumpkin Carving/Decorating

Thursday October 24
Back by popular demand. Join NPF staff to carve and decorate your pumpkin that will be taken home. Pumpkin will be provided by NPF

    $12 per member child, $16 per non-member child

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117


Mask Making

Tuesday October 29
Just in time for Halloween: join our artist-in-residence, Kris Holm, for the afternoon of creativity and fun as you make a masterpiece to wear!

    $10 per member child and $12 per non-member child

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117


Turkey Craft

Tuesday November 12
It’s the time of year to celebrate turkeys! Adrianne Roberts will share turkey tales and invite you to play Turkey Trivia before you make your very own “bird of courage” to take home for Thanksgiving!

    $10 per member child and $12 per non-member child

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117


Ceremonial Talking Sticks

Tuesday November 19
For centuries many Native American tribes have used Talking Sticks as a way to help tribal members know when to speak and when to listen. Artist Kris Holm will help you to make your own ceremonial talking stick to share with your own “tribe”.

    $10 per member child and $12 per non-member child

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117

 

Middle School Students

Japanese Calligraphy & Origami

Saturday October 12, 2 – 3 p.m. CANCELLED
Join NPF Board member, Masako Nakamuta-Vigneault, for our summer camper’s favorite workshop! This afternoon promises to be both fun and educational. You will learn how to write your name and count to ten in Japanese, then move onto the art of chopsticks and origami.

    $10 per member, $12 per non-member


If you would like to view samples of past programs, please view past calendars here.