EARLY FALL GENERAL RECREATION CLASSES

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Get Creative!

Rock N'Kids
Introduce your tiny one to movement-based learning and imaginative play with music. Activities involve songs and rhymes, rhythm and coordination, fine and gross motor skill development, imagination, sensory experiences and building direction-following and listening skills. Join us for musical fun that cannot be beat!

Age 1

R-$64/NR-$80

6 weeks
125433-01 W
9:30-10:10 am 9/15-10/20

Age 2-3

R-$64/NR-$80

6 weeks
125433-02 W
10:20-10:55 am 9/15-10/20

Cooking for Kids
Age 5-9

Join us for simple, fun recipes that you will not want to miss! We learn the basics of cooking while incorporating important life skills.

R-$208/NR-$260

8 weeks
125327-01 F
4-5 pm 8/27-10/15

[Chicago Loves Dance]
Parent/Child Yoga
Age 5-12
We supply the mats; all you need to do is come ready for some yoga and stretch! Under the creative direction of skilled yoga instructors who have designed this class for the comfort level of both you and your child, we learn poses, movements, stretches and, most importantly, spend quality time together. A parent is not mandatory; any adult/guardian is welcome to attend with your child.

R-$194/NR-$243

8 weeks
125245-01 W
6-7 pm 8/25-10/13


BRAINY STUFF

[Playwell TEKnologies]
Intro to STEM with LEGO

Age 5-7
Tap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, snowmobiles, catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor.

R-$206/NR-$257

8 weeks
125341-01 Tu
4:15-5:45 pm 8/24-10/12

[Amazing Minds]
Amazing Minds
Age 5-8
Sharpen your academics AND take home exciting souvenirs with fun, hands-on, theme-based activities! Science will come alive as we investigate rocks and minerals, flight and weather; explore math through learning about money, geometry and shapes; and "travel" to destinations such as China, Ancient Egypt, Italy, Washington DC and Australia. Improve reading skills with our hands-on reading games involving the animal kingdom, ocean creatures and much more! No class: September 6.

R-$170/NR-$213

7 weeks
125340-01 M
4-5 pm
8/23-10/11

[The Coderschool]
Coding 1
Age 5-10
Coding 1 is our entry-level program, only for newbie coders. In this class, our coaches use Scratch or Snap! and teach kids using our project-based game development curriculum. Through repetition, students learn the fundamentals of coding in a fun and engaging way! Every student will have the opportunity to present one of their projects, if interested in doing so.

R-$265/NR-$295

8 weeks
125181-01 F
4:45-5:45 pm 8/27-10/15
[Chess Ed]
Chess Enrichment
Age 6-12
This magical and exciting "sport of the mind" will exercise your child's brain! Instruction will include the basics, and then move into tactics and strategy, opening theory, middle game planning and endgame combinations. This program teaches chess, but also builds life skills. A U.S. Chess Federation-certified instructor leads the class.

R-$170/NR-$213

7 weeks
125009-01 M
4:15-5:15 pm 8/23-10/11


Dog Training

Perfect Puppy
Age 18 & up
Help your puppy learn to become responsible for his own actions. Your pup will learn the basics: sit, down, stay, come, leave it, get started on leash walking, socialization and learn other helpful skills. For puppies 8 weeks to 5 months of age. No class: 9/4 & 9/11.

R-$146/NR-$182

6 weeks
125177-01 Sa
9-10 am 8/28-10/16


Fresh Start Beginner
Age 18 & up
Help your adult dog learn to become responsible for his own actions. Your dog will learn the basics, sit, down, stay, come, leave it, get started on leash walking and learn other helpful skills. Please contact instructor Sally Bushwaller at sally@bushwaller.com so she can determine if this class is a good fit for you and your dog. No class: 9/7.

R-$146/NR-$182

6 weeks
125178-01 Tu 6:30-7:30 pm 8/24-10/5


Intro to K9 Nose Work
Age 18 & up
Let your dog do what she's genetically programmed to do--search for, and find, scent. Nose Work builds confidence, teaches creative problem solving, and provides mental exercise. Build your relationship with your dog while having fun doing something your dog will love! Dogs are crated when not working, therefore dogs who don't love other dogs will enjoy this class. Fee is per class. No class: 9/2, 9/4, 9/6, 9/9, 9/11 and 9/16

R-$25/NR-$31 (per class)


6 weeks
125394-01 Tu
8-9 pm 8/24-10/12

R-$25/NR-$31 (per class)


6 weeks
125206-01 Th
6:45-7:45 pm 8/26-10/14
125206-02 Sa 11:30 am-12:30 pm 8/28-10/16


Continuing K9 Nose Work
Age 18 and up
In this advanced class we work on complex hides, including interior, vehicle, exterior and container searches. Dogs must be crated or behind a barrier when not working in class. Please bring your own crate. If you are interested in this class but have not taken the Intro to Nose Work class, please contact Sally at sally@bushwaller.com. Fee is per class. No class: 9/2 & 9/9.

R-$25/NR-$31 (per class)

6 weeks
125175-01 Th
7:45-9 pm 8/26-10/14


Grad School for Dogs

Age 18 and up

This advanced class works on improving your dog's stay, recall and leash walking skills. Your dog must have attended Perfect Puppy or Fresh Start Beginner prior to attending this class. Bring a dog bed to class each week. No class: 9/4 & 9/11.

R-$150/NR-$188

6 weeks
125176-01 Sa 10:15-11:15 am 8/28-10/16