Our Community Life. . .

At Little Ivy, we believe our children and their families are part of a wider community that includes classmates, teachers, extended families and the towns we live in. To help everyone get (and stay) connected, we offer a wide variety of opportunities for you and your family to participate in community activities both at Little Ivy Learning Center and in the wider community around us.

We offer lots of fun ways for you to meet other parents including family fun nights, parades,  parents’ nights out , participating in our Kickball teams, joining us in downtown Ridgewood for Touch-a-Truck, meeting up with us at the Santa Hut for the annual tree lighting, and much more!

There is no pressure to volunteer. Instead we try to provide opportunities for you to participate if you can. With our busy lives, we know that there are times that you just cannot add another responsibility to your pile, but we also know that when the time is available, many parents enjoy volunteering.  Volunteering is a great way to meet other parents and we offer plenty of opportunities from just helping out for an hour at family fun night or during on-campus visits by Ridgewood Firefighters and other community helpers, all the way to volunteering to coach a kickball team.

Join Us for. . .


Catch Up with Friends

at Family Fun Night

  • Date(s): TBD
  • Time(s): TBD
  • Location: Little Ivy Campus
  • Open to: Little Ivy Students, Alumni & Their Families

Join us for Family Fun Night where our current & alumni Little Ivy Learning Center students and their families will be gathering at the Fantasy Photo Booth to put their funniest faces forward . . . on our Disco Karaoke Dance Floor where they’ll be showing off their most awesome singing talents & dance moves, too. . . and more!

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Little Ivy’s On the March

at Opening Day Parade!

  • Date(s): TBD
  • Time(s): TBD
  • Location: Downtown Ridgewood
  • Open to: All

Let’s cheer on our Pre-Kindergarten & Senior Nursery kickball teams and parent coaches at Ridgewood Baseball Association’s Opening Day Parade & Family FunDay.

We look forward to seeing your family along the parade route and at Vets Field.

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Touch-a-Truck's

Rolling Into Ridgewood

  • Date(s): TBD
  • Time(s): TBD
  • Location: Van Neste Square, Ridgewood
  • Open to: All

Imagine taking a seat behind the wheel of a real police cruiser ready to roll, climbing aboard a shiny fire truck as you prepare to battle a blaze, exploring up-close a fleet of the other emergency and public works vehicles you’ve only seen at a distance on the streets of Ridgewood.

This free event, coordinated by Little Ivy is co-sponsored by the Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce and the Village of Ridgewood.

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Ready, Set, Go:

It's Field Day!

  • Date(s): TBD
  • Time(s): TBD
  • Location: Little Ivy Campus
  • Open to: Current Little Ivy Students

Teams of our most senior students, wearing t-shirts in their team color, will be converging on our Main Playing Field for Spring Field Day ’21.

Although the events have not yet been finalized, our annual field day events have historically included some combination of straight and staggered balance-beam courses, an egg-spoon race; hoop jumping; a soccer weave relay race; bean-bag toss; relay races; musical hoops & more!

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