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Spring - Summer 2017

CAMP PROGRAMS 2017
A Joyful Noise Preschool Camp. June 19-July 28. Age 2-grade JK.

All Things Bright and Beautiful Summer Camp.
June 13-July 20 followed by Vacation Bible Camp, July 24-August 3.

Josselyn Center Camp Neeka.
A therapeutic camp for children ages 8-12, June 19-July 27.

Kenilworth Park District.
Ages 3-grade 7.

Kid Motion.
June 12-July 21. Ages 2 & 3.

Northfield Park District.
Age 3-grade 8.

Ronald Knox Montessori School Summer Camp.
Ages 2-6.

Sacred Heart School.
Camp Galileo and Galileo Summer Quest. June 19-July 28. Pre-K-grade 8.

St. Francis Xavier School Camp.
June 19-July 28. Age 3-grade 8.

Willow Wood Preschool Camp Willow Wood.
Must be 3 yrs. by Sept. 1.

Winnetka Park District Summer Day Camps.
Age 34 months-grade 9.

Winnetka Public School Nursery.
June 12-July 20. Age 2-5.


ONGOING

A Joyful Noise Preschool. Free 'Beginnings' drop-in for parent and child up to age 2; concurrent free art session/childcare for older children. Mondays at 9:15 am throughout school year.

All Things Bright and Beautiful. Ongoing registration for Mommy & Me, Two-Year-Old, and P.M. Three-Year-Old classes.

Chicago Botanic Garden. Drop-in activities.

Northfield Park District Children’s Concert Series. Friday Mornings, 10:30-11:15am.

Northfield Park District. Open Gym Year-Round Fun!

Ronald Knox Montessori School. Ongoing registration for 2017-18 school year.

Rose Hall Montessori School. Ongoing registration for the 2017-2018 school year.

Sacred Heart School. Ongoing registration for 2017-2018 school year.

St. Francis Xavier. Ongoing registration for 2017-2018 school year.

Willow Wood Preschool. Ongoing registration for 2017-18 school year.

Winnetka Public School Nursery. Ongoing registration for 2017-18 school year.

Winnetka-Northfield Public Library District Summer Reading Club.

APRIL 2017

 

8     Center for Talent Development, Free Parent Seminars. Through May 14.  Visit www.ctd.northwestern.edu/parent-seminars.

8     Center for Talent Development, Weekend Enrichment Programs. For academically talented students age 4 through grade 9. Visit www.ctd.northwestern.edu/wep.

27     The Alliance for Early Childhood, District 36 Transition to Kindergarten Meeting. Greeley School, Winnetka, 9:30-10:30am.

28     Winnetka-Northfield Public Library, New Parents Club: BYOB (Bring Your Own Baby). Northfield Public Library, 11:15am-12pm.

29     The Alliance for Early Childhood, Let’s Play Community Play Date. Shelton Park, Glencoe, 9:30-11:30am.

MAY 2017

TBD     The Volunteer Center, Volunteer Management Training for Nonprofit Organizations. www.VolunteerCenterHelps.org

1-5     Teacher Appreciation Week. Honor a teacher with a Teacher Tribute from The Alliance. http://www.theallianceforec.org/MakeATeacherTribute.

3     The Alliance for Early Childhood, Annual Inspiring Nature Play Conference: Inside Out. Chicago Botanic Garden, 9am-3:30pm.

4     The Volunteer Center Recognition Dinner and Awards. Honors 4 exceptional volunteers. Winnetka Community House.

7     Winnetka Park District, Mother/Daughter Tea Party. 1-2:30pm.

10     Winnetka-Northfield Public Library, New Parents Club: BYOB (Bring Your Own Baby). Winnetka Public Library, 11:15am-12pm.

12     Winnetka Park District’s Movie-in-the-Park (Zootopia). Indian Hill Park, dusk.

20     Chicago Botanic Garden, Summer Little Diggers starts! 2-4 years and adult. Preregister: www.chicagobotanic.org/littlediggers.

25     Middlefork School (Northfield). New Kindergarten Visitation Day. 3:15-4:30pm or 6-7pm.

29     Winnetka Park District, Winnetka’s Memorial Day Parade & Observance. 10am, Glendale & Elm Street.

JUNE 2017
5-7     The Alliance for Early Childhood, Let’s Play Community Play Dates. 9:30-11:30am. Please visit The Alliance website for program locations and details.

9     Winnetka Park District’s Movie-in-the-Park (The Princess Bride). Crow Island Woods, dusk.

14, 21 & 28     Winnetka Park District’s Summer Concert Series. Hubbard Woods Park, 7-8:30pm.

17     Winnetka Park District’s Take Dad to the Beach Ballpark Brunch. Elder Lane Beach. 10am-1pm.

23-24     The Winnetka Music Festival. www.winnetkamusicfestival.com.

26     Center for Talent Development. Summer Program. Through July 28. For academically advanced students, age 4 through grade 12. Visit www.ctd.northwestern.edu/summer.

JULY 2017

1     Winnetka Park District’s 5K. Skokie Playfield, 8am.

4     Northfield 4th of July Festivities. Starting at 10am.

4     Winnetka’s Annual Fourth of July Celebration. Starting at 10am.

12, 19 & 26     Winnetka Park District’s Summer Concert Series. Hubbard Woods Park, 4:30-8:30pm.

14-15     Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce Sidewalk Sale.

14     Winnetka Park District’s Movie-in-the-Park (The Sandlot). Skokie Playfields, dusk.

15     Winnetka Park District’s Water Carnival & National Hot Dog Day. Tower Rd. Beach; 10am-12pm.

29     Chicago Botanic Garden Family Campout: Brazil in the Garden. Preregistration required. Visit https://www.chicagobotanic.org/campouts.

29     Winnetka Park District’s Family Camp Out. Tower Rd. Beach, 7pm-10am.

AUGUST 2017
23     Winnetka Park District’s Back to School Concert & Movie-in-the-Park (Sing). Hubbard Woods Park, concert @ 7-8:30pm; movie, dusk.

26     St. Francis Xavier Block Party (families). 12pm-9pm.

26     Winnetka Park District’s Farewell to Summer Family Luau/Campout. Tower Rd. Beach, 7pm-10am.