Have a Ball this Early Fall!

Welcome to Explore Online, our completely online seasonal program guide!

  • Browse Early Fall classes by clicking on any department tab on the left. Or, for a quick overview, we've listed all of our Early Fall programs below!
  • Click on a class title to go directly to our registration portal. Enrollment is a snap!

REGISTRATION DATES

  • for Wilmette residents: 10 a.m. on Tuesday, August 2
  • for non-residents: 10 a.m. on Tuesday, August 9
**Registration starts earlier for a few programs to help our families set their fall schedules. Fall Youth Soccer League and Pee Week Soccer League registration are currently underway.

Contact us here with any questions you may have.


Quick Overview:

List of Early Fall Classes by Department & Age Group

Click on a link below to jump to a list of all the fun classes, programs and workshops available in our Early Fall session. We've organized each list below by department and age range.


Early Childhood Center of Wilmette

AGE 2 & UNDER

  • Sparrows Preschool
  • Early Bird Care

AGE 3-6

  • Early Bird Care
  • Blue Jays Preschool
  • Eagles Preschool
  • Hawks Preschool
  • Owls Preschool
  • Beyond the Bell: CARE After School

AGE 6-14

  • Beyond the Bell: Morning CARE@Schools
  • Beyond the Bell: CARE After School
  • Beyond the Bell: Campus Club
  • Beyond the Bell: After-School Clubs

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Center for the Arts Classes & Workshops


ADULT & TOT CLASSES

DANCE:

  • Move With Me
ART:
  • Workshops: Ones and Twos Art Exploration
  • Workshops: Family Art Nights
  • Come Clay With Me
MUSIC:
  • Family Fiddle

TOT CLASSES

DANCE:
  • Workshop: Fairy Tale Ballet
  • Creative Dance
  • Storytime Dance
  • Pre Hip Hop
  • Pre Ballet
  • Ballet
  • Ballet/Hip Hop
  • Hip Hop/Tap
ART:
  • Workshops: Family Art Nights
  • Come Clay With Me
  • Paint & Clay
  • Gym & Art
  • Science & Art
THEATER:

  • Play in a Box
MUSIC:
  • Family Fiddle
  • Private Ukulele Lessons
  • Private Piano Lessons
  • Private Violin Lessons

YOUTH CLASSES

DANCE:
  • Ballet
  • Ballet/Hip Hop
  • Ballet/Tap
  • Jazz/Hip Hop
  • Ballet/Tap/Hip Hop
  • Dance Club
ART:

  • Workshops: Family Art Nights
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Pinterest Class: Age 5-7 & 7-10
  • Ceramics
  • Art Club
  • Beginning Sewing
THEATER:
  • Little Improv
MUSIC:
  • Wilmette Pops Children's Chorale
  • Private Ukulele Lessons
  • Private Piano Lessons
  • Private Violin Lessons
  • Private Acting Lessons
  • Private Voice Lessons

TWEEN AND TEEN CLASSES

DANCE:

  • Ballet
  • Ballet/Contemporary
  • Jazz/Hip Hop/Tap
ART:
  • Sew, Print and Dye
  • Watercolor Painting

THEATER:

  • Scene Study
  • Theatrical Studies
MUSIC:
  • Wilmette Pops Children's Chorale
  • Private Ukulele Lessons
  • Private Piano Lessons
  • Private Violin Lessons
  • Private Acting Lessons
  • Private Guitar Lessons
  • Private Voice Lessons
  • Private Dance Lessons

ADULT CLASSES (18 & up)


ART:
  • Workshops: Family Art Nights
  • Adult Ceramics
  • Adult Ceramics Open Studio
MUSIC:
  • Private Ukulele Lessons
  • Private Piano Lessons
  • Private Violin Lessons
  • Private Acting Lessons
  • Private Guitar Lessons
  • Private Voice Lessons
  • Private Dance Lessons


General Recreation Classes and Workshops

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AGE 4 & UNDER

  • Rock N' Kids (w/adult)

AGE 4-12

  • Workshop: Unplugged Gaming Using LEGO® Materials
  • Workshop: Magic
  • Workshop: Self-Defense (age 8 and up)
  • Breakdance (age 5-8 and 9-13)
  • Parent/Child Yoga
  • Youth Yoga
  • Amazing Minds
  • Chess Enrichment
  • Adventures in STEM with LEGO® Materials
  • STEM explorations with LEGO® Materials

AGE 13-17

  • Workshop: Self-Defense
  • Preteen/Teen Yoga

AGE 18 & UP

  • Workshop: Self-Defense
  • Dog Training


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Sports Classes & Leagues

Age 6 and Under

  • Parent/Tot Sports
  • Adult/Tot Little Gymsters
  • Adult/Tot Sports
  • Sports and More
  • Peewee Sportsters
  • Adult & Child Archery
  • Little Sluggers
  • Adult/Tot T-Ball
  • Fall Baseball League
  • Tot Basketball
  • Little Dribblers
  • Basketball Clinics
  • Fencing
  • Parent & Tot Football
  • Non-Contact Football
  • Fun With Football
  • Lacrosse for Tots
  • Tot Track and Field
  • Youth Track and Field
  • Pre-Karate/Safety
  • Taekwondo (6-18)
  • Softball Skills Clinics
  • Coach Abe's Soccer
  • Fall Soccer Leagues
  • Volleyball Skills Clinics

AGE 7 & UP

  • Archery
  • Basketball Clinics
  • Fencing
  • Non-Contact Football
  • Lacrosse Skills & Games
  • Taekwondo
  • Youth/Adult Karate
  • Parent/Child Karate
  • Coach Abe's Soccer
  • Softball Skills Clinics
  • Youth Track & Field
  • Volleyball Skills Clinics

AGE 18 & UP

  • Pickleball
  • Youth/Adult Karate
  • Taekwondo for Adults

Gymnastics Classes

AGE 3 & UNDER

  • Adult/Tot Gymnastics

AGE 3-6

  • Recreational Gymnastics

AGE 6-14

  • Recreational Gymnastics
  • Tumbling Class
  • Intermediate/Advanced Gymnastics

AGE 14-17

  • Recreational Gymnastics
  • Tumbling Class
  • Beginner/Intermediate Gymnastics

Ice Skating Classes

AGE 4-5

  • Snowplow Sam 1-3 Level Ice Skating

AGE 6 & up

  • Basic 1-3 level Ice Skating (age 6-13)

Tennis Classes

AGE 4

  • Tiny Hitters

AGE 5-6

  • Little Hitters I & II

AGE 7-9

  • Novice
  • Junior Beginner

AGE 9-11

  • Jr. Intermediate I

AGE 10-12

  • Jr. Intermediate II & III

AGE 12-14

  • Jr. Intermediate I for Older Students

AGE 11-14

  • Junior Excellence I & II

AGE 14-18

  • High School Excellence

ADULTS 18 & up

  • Adult Skill Builder
  • Adult Intermediate I, II & III Levels
  • Adult Advanced Level Drills

Platform Tennis Classes

AGE 5-7

  • Jr. Platform Tennis

AGE 8-10

  • Jr. Platform Tennis

AGE 11-14

  • Jr. Platform Tennis

AGE 18 & UP

  • Workshops: Paddle Warm-Up Camp
  • Women's Beginner Paddle
  • Women's Advanced Beginner Paddle
  • Women's Intermediate Paddle
  • Men's Paddle
  • Co-ed Paddle Drill and Play
  • Private Individual/Small Group Lessons

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Mallinckrodt Center Classes, Workshops & Day Trips

AGE 21 & UP

  • Walk the Indoor Track
  • Tai Chi
  • Strength Training
  • Low Impact Fitness
  • Mat Pilates
  • Zumba
  • Sit & Stretch
  • BeMoved w/Joanie
  • Watercolor Painting
  • Canasta Lessons
  • Mahjongg Lessons
  • Day Trip: Tiki Terrace Luau Dinner
  • Day Trip: Shipshewana & Brown Bag Tour
  • Day Trip: Hello Dolly at Lincolnshire Marriott
  • Bingo & Dessert
  • Monday at the Movies
  • Workshop: The Edible Indoor Garden
  • Workshop: Nutrition 101

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