Community Activities/Events

Sign Up for Rookie Rugby (2nd - 4th Graders)
In conjunction with Vermont Youth Rugby Association (VYRA), Jess Olive, a former USA Rugby player, is once again doing a rookie rugby program for girls and boys in grades 2-4 this fall. For those unfamiliar with Rookie Rugby, it is a non-contact, beginner version of the sport which introduces youth to the game and begins to develop the skills they will need for future play. 

Details are below:
·  For 2nd - 4th grade boys and girls
·  Wednesdays (6 of them) from 4:30-5:30 pm at Thatcher Brook Playground Field
·  Start Date: Wednesday September 2nd
·  End Date: Wednesday October 7th
·  Cost: $15 per child (covers registration with USA rugby and equipment)
·  Space is limited. 
To enroll your child, send the following info to
·  Child's Name
·  Child's Address
·  Child's Birthdate
·  Parent/Guardian(s) Name(s)
·  Email (parent/guardian)
·  Phone (parent/guardian)
25th Annual Barn Dance!
Everyone is invited to join us for The Children's Room 25th Annual Barn Dance, Sunday the 13th of September, from2 to 5 p.m. at the Beard’s Barn at 1601 Barnes Hill Road in Waterbury Center.  Look for signs along Route 100 directing you to the barn. This is a great family event for all ages. It includes refreshments, live music, hayrides, tug-of-war and other old fashion games, crafts, face painting, a silent auction, and dancing until the cows come home. With a purchase of admission, you will be entered in our raffle with great prizes such as toys, local recreational passes, restaurant gift certificates, and so much more. You need not be present to win. Tickets are $15 for a single or $20 for the family. To purchase a ticket in advance, please call 244-5605 or stop in The Room at 47 Stowe Street, Waterbury, VT. Tickets are also available at the gate. 

This year we are including a pie contest. All are welcome to enter. There are three age categories, prizes and bragging rights! 

Go to or call 244-5605 for more details or to enter the contest. All proceeds will benefit The Children's Room.

 Registration for Waterbury Youth Soccer’s 2015 fall season is now open! 

Please visit by clicking the Register Now button.

Registration is $35 per child for the Kindergarten program, $45 per child for 1st-2nd grade program, and $50 per child for the 3rd-6th grade program. 

Registration ends Wednesday August 26, 2015, so please register now.  During the registration process, be sure to indicate if you are interested in volunteering as a coach!