September/October 2020
Available beginning the
week of September 14
Pickup at PCC Mondays beginning at 9am

$20 per bin (add a sibling for $3)
Choose from Threes or Pre-K
 
Bring preschool class into your home and spend some quality time with your little one! Each bin contains creative activities to help your child continue to learn, explore and play. Bins with different themes each week are available for purchase. After registering, you'll receive an email with pickup instructions.

Fun 'FORE' Everyone!

OPEN WEEKENDS
Through Sep 27 
for hours and fees.
September 18-October 17
Fridays: 10am-12pm  |  Saturdays: 10am-2pm
All Ages
$6 per participant  -  Click here for tickets
Primrose Farm
 
No carving, no problem! Create something truly special with your family this Halloween. Using Tempera paints and your imagination, turn a plain ol' pumpkin into a ghost, spider or silly face scarecrow. Go free-style and design a unique artistic masterpiece to enhance your fall décor. Each participant will receive a pie pumpkin to decorate. No experience necessary. Everyone is welcome to visit all of the farm animals, too. Ages 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Advance ticket reservations required for half-hour time slot.
Held at Primrose Farm, 5N726 Crane Road, St. Charles.
Held at East Side Sports Complex, 3565 Legacy Blvd, St. Charles
If You Give a Kid a Kitchen
Ages 3-5
F     Sep 11-Oct 9  |  9:30-10:30am 
RES $50/NR $75  (#23312)

If you give a kid a kitchen, there's no limit to what
they'll do! Join us in the kitchen each week with
one of Laura Numeroff's characters to create a
variety of sweet treats after reading their stories.
This is a parent/child class.


Wee Can Cook
Ages 3-5
Tu    Sep 15-Oct 6  |  1:30-2:30pm  (#23295)
Tu    Oct 20-Nov 10  |  1:30-2:30pm  (#23296)
RES $40/NR $60

Tie on your apron and don your chef's hat! Children
will learn beginning cooking skills as they create a
new dish each week. Recipes will be sent home so
your budding chef can cook for the whole family!


NEW! Holiday Sweet Treats
Ages 3-5

Halloween
F Oct 16-23 9:30-10:30am 
RES $20/NR $30  (#23253)

Thanksgiving

F Nov 13-20 9:30-10:30am 
RES $20/NR $30  (#23254)

Tie on your apron and mix up some sweet treats!
After listening to a story, children will create a
different dessert each week. Recipes will be
sampled and shared.This is a parent/child class.
Me & My VIP
Ages 3-6
Th     Sep 10-Oct 1  |  6:30-7:15pm  (#23256)
Th     Oct 8-29  |  6:30-7:15pm  (#23257)
RES $30/NR $45 

Billed as "the fastest 45 minutes of your week," Kids
and their VIP adult will enjoy time together as they
explore weekly themes with songs, stories, games,
and yes--crafts! This is a parent/child class.


NEW! Spooky Siblings
Ages 3-8
M Oct 12 1-3pm 
RES $20/NR $30  (#23310)

Spend part of the no school day with us! Bring
your lunch and your brother or sister for this
afternoon of Halloween fun. We'll read stories,
make crafts and play games together. It's sure to
be a ghostly good time!


Safe Kids at Home and Away
Ages 4-6
Th Nov 5 6-7pm 
RES $16/NR $24  (#23943)

Being safe means thinking about so many kinds of
rules! Let's talk about the rules Mom and Dad have,
why they have them, and the part we play in
keeping ourselves safe, too. Topics include safety
at the playground, in the car, and in the home;
dressing for the weather; fire safety and escape
plans and dealing with strangers.


Click code #s to register.
Playtime Pals
Ages 1½-2
M     Sep 14-Oct 5  |  9:30-10:15am  (#23270)
M     Oct 26-Nov 16  |  9:30-10:15am   (#23271)
RES $30/NR $45 

It's time to play! Participate with your child in a
class designed to foster early social skills and
beginning art experiences, including a simple circle
time with stories and songs. Start building a
foundation of independence and self esteem in
this classroom setting. This is a parent/child class.


Baby's First Holidays
Ages 2 & Under

Halloween
Th    Oct 15  (#23246)
Thanksgiving
Th    Nov 12  (#23247)

RES $20/NR $30
After registering, please call 630-513-4326 to make a time slot reservation.

Leave the mess here and enjoy your child's
artwork for years to come, as you remember how
tiny they once were. Commemorate each of your
Baby's First Holidays with us! Create a different
keepsake each month using your baby's feet,
hands or photo. Adults are free. 


Growing to School
Ages 2-3
Tu     Sep 8-29  |  9:30-10:15am  (#23258)
Tu     Oct 27-Nov 17  |  9:30-10:15am  (#23259)
RES $30/NR $45

Enjoy some special time together while preparing
your child for their first classroom experience!
Children participate in story time, engage in
activities, and play with friends. Geared for the
child who is ready to enjoy preschool activities
with the comfort of an adult nearby. This is a parent/child class.


NEW! Look at Me - I'm Almost 3
Ages 2½-3½
Th     Sep 10-Oct 1  |  10:30-11:15am  (#23308)
Th     Oct 29-Nov 19  | 10:30-11:15am  (#23309)
RES $30/NR $45 PCC

Introduce your child to a variety of shapes and
explore the world of color through art, games and
songs. To ensure a positive transition to preschool,
parents are asked to wait in the lobby.



Miss Joelle is Online! 
Ages 3-5
RES $15/NR $23 per activity

Invite her into your home when you register for a
special pre-recorded video and supply kit. Sing along to songs, listen to stories, make a creative craft and enjoy a snack. Parent participation is encouraged. After registering, you'll receive an email with instructions on when to pick up your supply kit and how to access the video.

Rodeo Round-up
Howdy, partner! Gather up your stuffed
animal friends for a rootin' tootin' good time!
Video & kit available Sep 21  (#23305)

Ooey Gooey Gross and Chewy
Want some great, messy, Halloween-themed
fun? The name says it all!
Video & kit available Oct 19  (#23267)

Ghoulish Happenings
Celebrate Halloween in a not-so-scary format
including creepy art and spooky stories.
Video & kit available Oct 26  (#23251)

Turkey Treats
Gobble! Gobble! Discover what to be thankful
for this festive, holiday season.
Video & kit available Nov 16  (#23275)

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Art Lab To Go
Ages 2-3
Th     Sep 10-Oct 1  |  9:30-10:15am  (#23273)
Th     Oct 29-Nov 19  |  9:30-10:15am  (#24337)
RES $20/NR $30

Little hands, big fun! Engage your imagination as you and your toddler create unique artwork together. Various art mediums including paint and glue will be used. Register for the 4-week session, and pick up your artist's kit each Thursday at PCC.


Click code #s to register. 
Tot Rock 
Ages 1-2
Tu    Sep 8-Oct 13  |  9:30-10:10am  (#23303)
Tu    Oct 27-Dec 8  |  9:30-10:10am  (#23304)
RES $60/NR $104 

Maracas and clackers and tambourines, too; it's musical fun just for you! Each session focuses on a new theme that incorporates instruments, props, and socialization. Sing, dance, and play today! This is a parent/child class.


Kid Rock
Ages 2-3
Tu    Sep 8-Oct 13  |  10:15-10:55am (#23299)
Tu    Oct 27-Dec 8  |  10:15-10:55am  (#23300)
RES $69/NR $104 

Make it a musical day! Develop motor skills through imagination exercises and using movement props such as maracas, tambourines, scarves, and a parachute. Each session focuses on a new theme. Sing, dance, and play today! This is a parent/child class. 


Music Together Family Class
1 month-5 years
Th     Sep 17-Nov 12  |  9:15-10am  (#23301)
Th     Sep 17-Nov 12  |  10:15-11am  (#23302)
RES $185/NR $235 

Enjoy a nine-week session with an experienced instructor guiding you and your child(ren) as you sing, dance, move, laugh, play instruments and more! Your child will love music class! They won't know they're practicing large and small motor skills, developing emotional, social and classroom skills, expanding their verbal and cognitive skills-because it's all happening while you bond together through musical play that's fun for everyone! Enrollment includes two CDs and a code for digital download, an illustrated songbook, and the Music Together newsletter. Siblings under 9 months register free. This is a parent/child class.  


Kid Rock AT HOME
Ages 1-6
Sep 8-Oct 13  (#24335)
RES $51/NR $77
Pre-recorded class links will be emailed from Rock'n'Kids Mondays at 8am 

Enroll in this virtual class session to sing, dance, play and learn! The session's musical activities will be based on the theme of "A Whole New World!" Each week we will pretend to ride on our magic carpets to explore a new place! A pirate ship? The jungle? Outer space? It will be a musical adventure! Activities will include opening songs, weekly theme introduction, DIY instrument and prop ideas, 4-6 additional music activities, and closing songs. Class activities will involve rhythm, fine and gross motor, imaginative play, sensory integration and listening skills. Rock 'n' Kids has been enjoying children's wiggles and giggles for 25 years! You won't want to miss this chance for safe, musical fun and learning with your child. 



Click code #s to register.
Seasonal Dance
Sessions are shorter and provide young dancers the opportunity to try different disciplines of dance before
making the commitment to the Dance Recital program. Parent observation will be held during the last class.
 
Required Attire: All dancers should have hair up (out of face). Hip Hop classes may wear athletic wear and clean athletic shoes. All other classes should wear a leotard and tights with pink or black ballet
shoes. Boys may wear athletic wear with appropriate dance shoes; black shoes for ballet.
 
Creative Movement - Introduction to body awareness and dance concepts using your own creativity, props and music. 

Dance with Me - This is a parent/child class. Introduction to creative movement, music, props and peers.

Lil' Hip Hop - Learn high-energy, age-appropriate moves set to today's popular upbeat music. 

A Little Ballet - Introduction to ballet positions, steps, coordination, musicality and rhythm while using creative imagery to inspire young minds and bodies.

Click here to register for Fall Session classes.

Classes start August 31!

Jr. Basketball  |  Ages 3-7
Jr. Golf  |  Ages 3-4
Jr. Soccer  |  Ages 3-6
Jr. T-Ball  |  Ages 3-6
Multi-Sports   |  Ages 3-6
Parent/Tot Super Sports  |  Ages 2-3 (w/parent)  
Jr. Flag Football  |  Ages 4-6 

All classes are taught by All Star Sports Staff.
For full class descriptions, fees, times, locations and to register online, click sports listed above.

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Developmental Soccer League
Ages 4-5
Sa    Sep 5-Oct 17  |  1-2:10pm
Held at East Side Sports Complex
RES $108/NR $158    (#23061)

Sa    Nov 9-Dec 21  |  5:30-6:30pm
Held at Sportsplex
RES $95  (#23402)

Based on the U.S. Soccer National Youth Module,
this program is designed to improve a player's ability to dribble and move or pass the soccer ball in a team environment. Fee includes t-shirt and trophy. Bring soccer cleats, soccer ball size 4, shin guards and a water bottle.


Adult/Tot Basketball
Ages 2-3
Th    Sep 10-Oct 22  |  4-4:30pm  (#23093)
Th    Oct 29-Dec 17*  |  4-4:30pm  (#23094)
RES $65/NR $98

Work together to develop the basic basketball skills of shooting, passing and dribbling. Coaches will teach parents drills to practice with their child.
*No class Nov 26



Mini Reds Soccer Skills & Scrimmage
Ages 3-5
Th     Sep 10-Oct 15  |  5-6pm  (#24150)
Sa     Nov 7-Dec 19  |  1-2pm  (#24151)
RES $125/NR $175

This program focuses on the development of basic
motor skills, body mechanics and basic soccer
skills. Sessions involve fun activities, games and an
introduction to a soccer game. The games and
activities develop the children's FUNdamental
soccer skills as well as basic motor skills. Overall
this is a great foundational program for your child
to learn more about the game of soccer. Held at Sportsplex.


Lil Dribblers
Ages 4-6
Th    Sep 10-Oct 22  |  4:30-5:15pm  (#23083)
Th    Oct 29-Dec 17*  |  4:30-5:15pm  (#23084)
RES $75/NR $113

The Rookie Dribblers program is designed to progress children through their early basketball experience. Simple skills acquired in the Junior Dribblers are reinforced and other aspects of the game are introduced in a fun and supportive environment. Please bring a water bottle to class.
*No class Nov 26

 
Classes start September 4!
 
Pre-Karate  |  Ages 4-7
Youth Karate  |  Ages 7-14
Parent/Child Karate  |  Ages 7+ w/adult

For full class descriptions, fees, times, locations and to register online,  CLICK HERE 

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Lil Dribblers
Ages 4-6
Th    Sep 10-Oct 22  |  4:30-5:15pm  (#23083)
Th    Oct 29-Dec 17*  |  4:30-5:15pm  (#23084)
RES $75/NR $113

The Rookie Dribblers program is designed to progress children through their early basketball experience. Simple skills acquired in the Junior Dribblers are reinforced and other aspects of the game are introduced in a fun and supportive environment. Please bring a water bottle to class.
*No class Nov 26


Kindergarten Basketball
Ages 4-6
Tu    Oct 27-Dec 15  |  4:15-5:45pm    

$108  (#22980)

Players have a positive experience as this noncompetitive approach enables all children to play
without the pressure of winning or losing. Teamwork and sportsmanship are emphasized while practicing and learning new skills. Instruction skills include dribbling, passing, shooting, footwork, defense, offense and game rules.



Floor Hockey League
Ages 4-5
Sa    Oct 31-Dec 19*  |  8:30-9:30am    
$100  (#22970)

This super-fun and instructional league will teach children the game of hockey before the skates go on with emphasis on teamwork and having fun. This league is great for beginners and for all-stars who want to sharpen their skills. All games will be held at the same time each week. Each child will receive a team jersey and trophy. Held at Geneva Park District - Western Avenue School.
*No league Nov 28



Click code #s to register.
All nature programs below are held at Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Road, St. Charles.
Outside Explorers
Ages 1-5
Thursdays  |  9-10am  |  RES $20/NR $30

Let nature be your teacher! Take your tots on the
trails with a series of guided outdoor programs that
will include short hikes, crafts and nature play.

Five Senses
Five Senses September will offer tons of adventure!
Dress to be outside.
Th     Sep 10-24   (#24086)

Be an Ologist
Ology October will keep your little scientist excited
to explore! Dress to be outside.
Th     Oct 8-22  |   9-10am  (#24087)

Nature Art
Naturally Artistic November will get your creativity
flowing! Dress to be outside for part of the
program if the weather allows.
Th     Nov 5-19  |  9-10am   (#24088)
Nature Nights
Ages 3-10

Calling all party animals! Spend a special, fun-filled
evening meeting the critters, playing nature-related
games and enjoying a sweet treat. Participants
must be accompanied by a parent. One parent
may accompany multiple children from the same
household. Advance registration required.

Mom & Son
F     Nov 13  |  7-8pm  (#23628)

Daddy & Daughter

Sa     Nov 14  |   7-8pm  (#23629)

RES $10/NR $15 per child 
Adults are FREE


Click code #s to register.


Letter from the North Pole 
Nov 23-Dec 9   

RES $3/NR $5 per letter
HAVE AN IDEA?
Is there a skill, topic or experience you'd like to have offered for your children? New program ideas are always welcome!
Contact Kara at kguizzetti@stcparks.org