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Fall 2021 Varied Interest

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Early Childhood

Just the Two of Us

Children who enjoy preschool activities, but are not old enough or not yet ready to be in class alone, are welcome to register for this engaging class. Kids and their adult will enjoy weekly art and craft activities, group playtime, circle time, and more! Fee is per child, but an adult must accompany the child. (KC)


South Point
Age: 1 1/2 but less than 2 1/2

20805 | Sep 11-Oct 9 | Sa | 9:00-10:00am | $35(R)/$50(N)

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Creative Preschool Builders – NEW!

Calling all builders! Come build, invent, and design some awesome creations! We will create our own designs and make structures using Legos, recyclable materials and many other interesting items. The children will learn to commutate, problem solve, reason, and develop creativity along with working as a team.


South Point
Ages: 3 – 6

20702 | Sep 22-Oct 27 | W | 12:30-2:00pm | $56(R)/$65(N)

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Dino Discovery Explorers – NEW!

Do you know what nicknames some dinosaurs have or which has the biggest head? Join us for a incredible journey into the world of dinosaurs. Build a dinosaur, go on an archaeological dig and discover much more!


Civic Center
Age: 3 – 6

20701 | Sep 21-Oct 26 | T | 12:30-2:00pm | $56(R)/$65(N)


South Point
Ages: 3 – 6

20703 | Sep 23-Oct 28 | Th | 12:30-2:00pm | $56(R)/$65(N)

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Let’s Go!

Let’s go on an adventure to new and exciting places using our imaginations. Each new environment will be created and explored through games, songs, and crafts. We’ll head to the beach, to the moon, and more! (CV)


South Point
Age: 3 – 5

21186 | Sep 11-Oct 16 | Sa | 9:00-10:00am | $49(R)/$64(N)

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Lunch Box Club

Join us for fun, food, and friends! We’ll spend time participating in sports activities and eat lunch afterward. Please bring a lunch and beverage each day. (JG)


Civic Center
Age: 3 – 6

20697 | Sep 21-Oct 26 | T | 11:45-12:30pm | $41(R)/$50(N)


South Point
Ages: 3 – 6

20698 | Sep 22-Oct 27 | W | 11:30-12:15pm | $41(R)/$50(N)

20699 | Sep 23-Oct 28 | Th | 11:30-12:15pm | $41(R)/$50(N)

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Puppet Pals

Learn how to transform common objects into fantastic friends! Each class will feature a different styles of puppets to help bring your favorite stories to life. Take your puppets home for more adventures. (CV)


South Point
Age: 3 – 5

21187 | Nov 6-Nov 20 | Sa | 9:00-9:45am | $19(R)/$25(N)

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Tot Rock

Play with us! This interactive music, movement and imagination class has everyone on their feet. All class procedures are designed to keep staff and students safe. Activities include songs and rhymes, rhythm and coordination, fine and gross motor, imagination and sensory, listening and following direction skills. With a focus on STEAM learning, this program is a unique combination of music and learning. (BE-C)


South Point
Age: 1 but less than 2

20998 | Sep 13-Oct 18 | M | 9:30-10:10am | $79(R)/$89(N)

20999 | Nov 1-Dec 13 | M | 9:30-10:10am | $79(R)/$89(N)

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Kid Rock I

Play with us! This interactive music, movement and imagination class has everyone on their feet. All class procedures are designed to keep staff and students safe. Activities include songs and rhymes, rhythm and coordination, fine and gross motor, imagination and sensory, listening and following direction skills. With a focus on STEAM learning, this program is a unique combination of music and learning. (BE-C)


South Point
Age: 2 – 3

21000 | Sep 13-Oct 18 | M | 10:15-10:55am | $79(R)/$89(N)

21001 | Nov 1-Dec 13 | M | 10:15-10:55am | $79(R)/$89(N)

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Youth

Clay Creations: Ghosts & Ghouls

Let’s play with clay! Get your hands dirty with this 3D medium and get spooky for the season. We will be making fall/Halloween themed projects. (CV)


South Point
Age: 6 – 9

21188 | Oct 19 | T | 4:30-6:00pm | $25(R)/$40(N)


Ages: 8 – 13

21189 | Oct 19 | T | 6:15-7:45pm | $25(R)/$40(N)

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Clay Creations: Winter Wonderland

Let’s play with clay! Get your hands dirty with this 3D medium and get festive for the season. We will be making winter themed projects. (CV)


South Point
Age: 6 – 9

21190 | Dec 21 | T | 4:30-6:00pm | $25(R)/$40(N)


Ages: 8 – 13

21191 | Dec 21 | T | 6:15-7:45pm | $25(R)/$40(N)

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Kids Go Wild: Fall Fun Hike

Join us and enjoy the colors of fall on a youth hike with instructors. Hikers will learn about the fall leaf cycle, leaf identification, and use fallen leaves as inspiration for a fall craft. (AF)


Waa Kee Sha Park
Age: 6 – 11

21127 | Oct 16 | Sa | 11:00-12:00pm | $7(R)/$10(N)

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Kids Go Wild: Fort Building

The Little Rascals have nothing on these builders! Kids Go Wild will head to Waa Kee Sha to build forts using wood, hammers, nails, blankets, and duct tape. It’s a morning of learning skills to match their imagination as kids create and construct. Kids should bring a hammer, safety glasses, and a snack (ZD)


Waa Kee Sha Park
Age: 7 – 14

20692 | Oct 6 | W | 4:00-6:00pm | $20(R)/$35(N)

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Kids Go Wild: Fall Family Hike

Join us on a hike to enjoy the colors of fall as a family. The group will learn about trees, leaves and make & take home a fall craft. (AF)


Waa Kee Sha Park
Age: Less than 6

21107 | Oct 16 | Sa | 9:30-10:30am | $5(R)/$8(N)

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Abracadabra Magic

Learn fascinating and mesmerizing tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mind-reading, and more. While the tricks may appear difficult, they are quick to learn and easy to perform! All materials are provided, and each child receives a magic kit to take home. Children are grouped by age and always learn tricks that are age-appropriate. Sign up for more than one session as magic tricks differ each time. Taught by the Magic Team of Gary Kantor. (BE-C)


South Point
Age: 5 – 12

20997 | Oct 26 | T | 5:00-5:55pm | $20(R)/$30(N)

21053 | Dec 7 | T | 6:45-7:40pm | $20(R)/$30(N)

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Amigos Spanish

Learning Spanish is as easy as uno, dos, tres! Numbers, colors, shapes, greetings, days of the week, and much more will be taught in this engaging class that uses singing, clapping, and other exciting activities to help your child learn. Each child will receive a participation award at the end of the session. (BE-C)


South Point
Age: 5 – 11

21077 | Oct 13-Nov 17 | W | 5:30-6:30pm | $119(R)/$129(N)

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Chess Scholars

Develop your child’s intellect through the royal game of chess! Research has shown a strong link between chess and academic performance in a variety of areas, including mathematics and language arts. No previous knowledge of chess is necessary. (BE-C)


South Point
Age: 5 – 13

21078 | Oct 18-Nov 29 | M | 5:30-6:30pm | $109(R)/$119(N)

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Classic Stories & Crafts – NEW!

Start a new Saturday morning tradition! Timeless classic books and stories to delight all ages and crafts that extend the story or theme are sure to create lasting memories! Schedule in this special time to share together! Extend your experience before or after this special time with a visit to the museum gallery. Registration is per person and children must be accompanied by an adult. (CH)


Little White School Museum
Age: 5 – 8

21089 | Sep 18 | Sa | 10:00-11:00am | $5(R)/$7(N)

21090 | Oct 16 | Sa | 10:00-11:00am | $5(R)/$7(N)

21091 | Dec 18 | Sa | 10:00-11:00am | $5(R)/$7(N)

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Galaxy Cheerleading

Galaxy Recreational Cheerleading is the perfect introduction to cheer! Skills including cheers, dances, jumps, and arm motions will be taught. During the last class, students will showcase the skills they learned by performing a short routine. Poms included in class fee. (RV)


Sparks
Boulder Point
Age: 4 – 6

21044 | Sep 11-Dec 11 | Sa | 10:45-11:30am | $75(R)/$90(N)

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LEGO Robotics Academy

The LEGO Robotics Academy is a  comprehensive program where children learn to design, build and program  projects based on LEGO Education robotics. Using a creative educational  approach that supports Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), this class  uses teacher-led instruction followed by fun, engaging, and dynamic activities. (BE-C)


Civic Center
Age: 6 – 14

21168 | Sep 13-Oct 25 | M | 6:40-7:40pm | $109(R)/$124(N)

21169 | Nov 8-Dec 13 | M | 6:40-7:40pm | $109(R)/$124(N)

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Minecraft Engineering

Does your child love Minecraft? Imagine if children learn Civil Engineering and City Planning while they are in  a Minecraft world. Students work as civil engineers and city planners to design and create a structured city that includes roads, bridges, and city zones containing housing, stores, libraries, schools and more. (BE-C)


Civic Center
Age: 7 – 14

21170 | Sep 13-Oct 25 | M | 5:30-6:30pm | $109(R)/$124(N)

21171 | Nov 8-Dec 13 | M | 5:30-6:30pm | $109(R)/$124(N)

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STEAM

This exciting new program from Afterschool Enrichment Solutions brings together elements of science, art, and math in a hands-on, action packed environment! Students will conduct experiments, play educational games and unlock their creativity through building challenges and projects. No experience required! (BE-C)


South Point
Age: 5 – 11

21079 | Oct 14-Nov 18 | Th | 4:30-5:30pm | $109(R)/$119(N)

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Private Guitar Lessons

Beginning students or students who want to expand their knowledge of the guitar will be able to intensify their learning experience by working on an individual basis with an experienced instructor. A lesson book may be an additional expense that is paid to the instructor. Please call Chet Romans 630.391.1082 at least one week before the first day of class for rental information. (BE-C)


South Point
Age: 9 and up

$159(R)/$174(N)

Adult

Guided Meditation – NEW!

Join us in a relaxing setting while learning how to calm the mind and develop inner peace. We will work to eliminate stress and tension common in everyday life by using breathing and relaxation to aid in meditation. Class will teach you to treat your mind, body, and soul through the use of the beneficial techniques of meditation that are sure to become a part of your life forever. (KD)


Little White School Museum
Age: 16 and up

20938 | Aug 30-Oct 18 | M | 6:45-7:30pm | $49(R)/$64(N)


South Point
Age: 16 and up

20939 | Oct 25-Dec 13 | M | 6:45-7:30pm | $59(R)/$74(N)

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Nutrition Counseling

You are what you eat…what do you want to be? Take control of your health and get the guidance you need from a Registered Dietician. Weight management, disease prevention and control, disordered eating, and athlete nutrition are common topics. Times are flexible. Please call 630.554.1010 for more information or to register. (KD)


$60 (R)/(N)- Hourly Private Lesson
$165 (R)/(N)- 3 Pack

Celebrating Boulder Hill at 65 – NEW!

Join us as we celebrate Boulder Hill’s 65th anniversary by exploring the development of the area. (CH)


Little White School Museum
Age: 16 and up

20880 | Sep 11 | Sa | 1:30-2:30pm | $5(R)/(N)

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Oswego History Walk: Downtown Barns

Ever notice the barns in Oswego’s downtown? Curious about them? Did you think they could only be found on the the area’s farms? These answers and the history surrounding them will be covered in this unique walking tour of some of the barns still standing today.


Little White School Museum
Age: 16 and up

21083 | Sep 19 | S | 2:00-3:00pm | $5(R)/(N)

21084 | Oct 3 | S | 2:00-3:00pm | $5(R)/(N)

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Try-It Illinois – NEW!

Try-It Illinois, sponsored by the Illinois State Library, is available for 6 weeks each fall. Hundreds of databases are available to try for free giving the family historian unprecedented access to databases spanning all fields from Genealogy and history to business and science.


Little White School Museum
Age: 16 and up

21192 | Oct 9 | Sa | 1:30-3:30pm | $5(R)/(N)

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