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For Educators:

4th Annual Preschool Kindergarten Summit, “The Neuroscience of Early Childhood: What? How? Why? ”February 7, 2019, 8:30am-3:15pm at the Chicago Botanic Garden. We are at capacity, but click here to join our waitlist.  


For Families:

Let's Play! Crow Island Woods

Saturday, February 2, 9:30-11:30am Crow Island Woods, Winnetka

PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND WITH THEIR CHILDREN to unplug and connect as a family in creative, imaginative, and child-directed, outdoor free-play. Bundle-up! This event will be held in snow, rain, or shine. Click here for more detailed information. This event is free and open to the public.


For Parents and Caregivers:

Parenting Program- Play Time: How Prescribing Parks Has Changed the Lives of Children

Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 7:00-8:00pm

Little Theater, Washburne School, Winnetka

PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS are invited to an evening with Robert L. Zarr, MD, MPH a nationally recognized pediatrician recently featured in The New York Times and TIME Magazine. Dr. Zarr will share his personal experience as a pediatrician on the front lines of treating a growing epidemic of chronic disease in children.  Come hear the science and practice behind his innovative park prescription program. Click here to RSVP and for more detailed information.