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The 'POM' is many things to many people but it's always a fun, safe environment for kids to explore their creativity, play with others kids or do something new with their parents.

The POM is a unique experiential learning center where children can create in the art room, act on the stage, manipulate objects in the sensory tables and become comfortable in the book nook. The POM is also your child's link to many enrichment classes.

It's the place in Greater New Haven for fabulous birthday parties.

Kids of different ages can also PLAY AT THE POM Monday-Friday, 8:45am-3:30pm.
Open-ended play time. Birth and up with parent.

Your child can be dropped off for up to 3 hours and explore our many creative stations in the Pomegranate!  Stations include art area, sensory, theater, literacy, creative play, and more including a small playscape! Ages Potty-trained and up.

Invite your playgroup parents to a morning or afternoon meet-up in the POM. While we entertain and engage the children, parents can relax and connect in the café or at our art center tables. Make your reservations today!

Mon & Wed 10am & 1pm
A weekly program designed to encourage a love of reading, storytelling and imagination play. Children create their own part of the story in the art room. Weekly.

Tue & Thu, 10am & 1pm
Children explore movement, storytelling and music in a themed circle time then head over to the art center to create a special take home craft. Weekly.

Stay n' Play: $5m/$10nm per family.
Drop-off fees start at 1 child $10m/$12nm for the first hour and $8m/$9nm for additional hours.
Call for rates for additional children from same family.


drop-in babysitting for children 3 months and up. We're open daily 8:45-noon. You must be on-site at the JCC to use this service. Many parents leave their kids in Little Seeds while they work-out or attend a lecture or class at the JCC.

One Child $4 per hour * Two Children $6 per hour * Three Children $8 per hour
Discounted multi-use passes available.

For more info about any of the POM's programs and activities contact Laura Feist at 203 387-2522 x227 or

Prices Subject To Change