Winter 2021-22 Brochure - Page 49

Variety
Online Magic Class | Ages 5-12 Join professional magician Gary Kantor for a 45-minute class that teaches children how to perform mind-boggling tricks at home ! Tricks use everyday household items to amaze their audiences as they are provided video instruction for each trick and time to practice . Instructor : The Magic of Gary Kantor . Pre-registration is required . For more information , call 847.831.3810 . 1019450-A $ 13 / 15
Online Balloon Animal Class | Ages 7 + Join professional balloon artist Gary Kantor for a 45-minute class that teaches students techniques to transform and create incredible balloon animals . Artists will be provided step by step instructions as they follow along on video instructions . This class can be taken any time and videos will be available to students and their families for ongoing practice or review . Once registered , a password protected link will be provided within 3 business days of registering for the program . Note : you will need your own balloons and balloon pump . The pump and balloons cost about $ 13 , and when you register you will be given information on places to purchase these . Returning balloon artists are welcome , new animals are taught each class . Instructor : The Magic of Gary Kantor . Pre-registration is required . 1019451-A $ 13 / 15
Magic Class | Ages 5-12 Amaze family and friends with tricks that involve cards , ropes , coins , mind reading and more . The tricks may appear difficult , but are quick to learn and easy to perform . All materials are provided and each child receives a magic kit to take home . Returning magicians are welcome , new tricks are taught each class . Instructor : The Magic of Gary Kantor . Pre-registration is required . Min / Max : 5 / 12 . Feb 17 1557200-A Th 4-4:55pm $ 21 / 29
After School Variety Children Programs Awesome Amazing Art | Grade K-5 Art is all around you ! Maybe even in places you have never noticed . In our classroom we will explore all kinds of art mediums to create incredible masterpieces ! Self-health assessment and face mask required . Min 5 / Max 10 . Instructor : Lori Cohen . Jan 4-Mar 15 1557601-A Tu 4-5:30pm $ 268 / 288
Clay Shop | Grades 1-4 Clay is a wonderful way to help your budding artist expand their creativity using the best tools : their own two hands . Kiddos mold , shape , and transform clay into something wonderful and unique to them . Our instructors encourage self-expression and the freedom to let their imaginations run wild … let ’ s get messy ! Creations are fired and glazed in-house and all materials are included . Instructor : Lori Cohen . Min / Max : 6 / 12 . Jan 3-Mar 14 1205101-A M 4-5:30pm $ 281 / 301
Amazing Minds | Grade K-2 Sharpen your skills in math , science , geography , language arts and reading through fun , hands-on thematic based activities . Science comes alive through our exploration of rocks and minerals , flight , weather , health and safety , computers ; explore math learning about money , geometry and shapes ; travel to China , Ancient Egypt , Italy , Washington DC or Australia ! Explore the animal kingdom and dive deep into the oceans ! Min 6 / Max 12 . Instructor : Amazing Minds . Jan 6-Mar 17 1557602-A Th 4-5pm $ 288 / 308
Makers Club | Grade 3-5 Engineering program designed to inspire kids to pursue futures in science & technology . Students interact with fun Maker Kits that enhance mechanical , artistic , and engineering skills , while encouraging them to act as inventors in their own right . Design your own remote controlled hydraulic arms , learn to harness energy to power race cars , and experiment with structural design . Plus , keep your inventions ! Instructor : Nexplore . Min 6 / Max 10 Jan 3-Mar 14 1557311-A M 5:15-6:15pm $ 351 / 371
Robocoding | Grade K-2 Coding without a computer ? It ’ s the best way to start ! Students get hands-on introduction to the fundamentals of both coding and robotics , allowing them to build and execute programs in the real world ! With award-winning Cubelets kits , students combine robotic cubes – each with their own unique function – to create machines that can light up , move , and interact with the world around them . Students gain an in-depth understanding of fundamental concepts like inputs , outputs , and processing , and discover how simple building-blocks can come together to perform more and more complex tasks . By working together to solve coding and building challenges , students also reinforce essential life skills like teamwork , communication , and problem-solving . Instructor : Nexplore . Min 6 / Max 10 . Jan 3-Mar 14 1557310-A M 4-5pm $ 305 / 325
Coding – Level 1 | Grade K-5 Entry level program , only for the newbie coders . Coaches use Scratch and Snap ! to teach using our project-based game development curriculum , in a traditional class-like environment . By learning through repetition , students learn fundamentals of coding in a fun and engaging way . Throughout the session , every student has the opportunity to present a chosen project if interested . Instructor : The Coder School . Min 3 / Max 10 . Jan 5-Mar 16 1557206-A W 4-5pm $ 396 / 416
Kids Night Out | Grade K-4
Kids deserve a night out too ! Kick-off the weekend with pizza , crafts ,
and a movie . Health assessment and face mask required . Min 6 / Max 12 .
Instructor : Park District Staff
Jan 14
1557603-A
F
5:30-7:30pm
$ 35 / 40
Feb 11 1557603-B
F
5:30-7:30pm
$ 35 / 40
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