Welcome to Winter!

Welcome to Winter 2022 Explore Online, our completely online seasonal program guide!

Browse Winter 2022 classes by clicking on any tab on the left, or get a fast overview below.

Check out our Winter Break Camps!

Each class description links directly to our registration system, so enrollment is a snap! Registration begins on Tuesday, November 30 for Wilmette residents, and Tuesday, December 7 for non-residents.


Table of Contents:
Classes by Department and Age Group

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


Early Childhood Center of Wilmette

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AGE 2 & UNDER

  • Sparrows Preschool
  • Early Bird Care

AGE 3-6

  • Early Bird Care
  • Blue Jays Preschool
  • Eagles Preschool
  • Hawks Preschool
  • Owls Preschool
  • C.A.R.E. After School

AGE 6-14

  • Beyond the Bell: Morning CARE@Schools
  • Beyond the Bell: C.A.R.E. After School
  • Beyond the Bell: CampusClub
  • WINTER BREAK CAMP

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Center for the Arts Classes & Workshops

AGE 3 & UNDER

  • Workshops: Ones & Twos Art Exploration
  • Workshops: Story Theater Book Circle
  • Family Fiddle
  • Move With Me
  • Creative Dance
TOT CLASSES
  • Creative Dance
  • Pre Ballet
  • Ballet
  • Pre Hip Hop
  • Hip Hop
  • Ballet/Tap
  • Come Clay With Me
  • Preschool Fairy Tale Ballet Workshop
  • Story Theatre Book Circle
  • Family Art Nights
  • Gym N' Art
  • Gym and Jam
  • Science and Art
  • Paint & Clay
  • Ukulele Lessons
  • Piano Lessons
  • Violin Lessons

YOUTH CLASSES

  • Family Art Nights
  • Ballet
  • Ballet/Jazz
  • Ballet/Tap
  • Ballet/Hip Hop
  • Ballet/Tap/Hip Hop
  • Dance Club
  • Pinterest Art Class
  • Drawing
  • Art Clubs: Mini and Youth
  • Paint and Clay
  • Ceramics
  • Little Imps
  • Wilmette Pop's Children's Chorale
  • Ukulele Lessons
  • Piano Lessons
  • Violin Lessons
  • Acting Lessons
  • Guitar Lessons
  • Voice Lessons
TWEEN AND TEEN CLASSES
  • Wilmette Children's Theater Auditions: Legally Blonde
  • Workshops: Family Art Nights
  • Scene Study
  • Theatrical Studies
  • Ballet/Jazz Dance
  • Ballet/Contemporary Dance
  • Textiles
  • Expressionism
  • Art Club: Tween
  • On The Wheel
  • Mind Unzipped: Journaling 101
  • Ukulele Lessons
  • Piano Lessons
  • Violin Lessons
  • Acting Lessons
  • Guitar Lessons
  • Voice Lessons

ADULT CLASSES (18 & up)

  • Workshops: Family Art Nights
  • Adult Ceramics
  • Ukulele Lessons
  • Piano Lessons
  • Violin Lessons
  • Acting Lessons
  • Guitar Lessons
  • Voice Lessons


General Recreation Classes, Workshops and Special Events

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AGE 3 & UNDER

  • Rock N' Kids

GENERAL RECREATION PROGRAMS FOR KIDS 4-14

  • Workshop: Magic
  • Workshop: Winter Wonderland
  • Workshop: Jedi Engineering
  • Breakdance
  • Youth Yoga
  • Parent/Child Yoga
  • Amazing Minds
  • Minecraft with LEGO
  • Intro to Pokemon with LEGO
  • Chess Enrichment

AGE 14-17

  • Workshop: Self-Defense

AGE 18 & UP

  • Workshop: Self-Defense
  • Dog Training


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Sports Classes & Leagues

AGE 6 and UNDER

  • Adult/Tot Little Gymsters
  • Adult/Tot Sports
  • Adult/Tot Games and More
  • Adult/Tot T-Ball
  • Wilmette Athletics Mini Baseball
  • Adult & Child Archery
  • PeWee Sportsters
  • Tot Floor Hockey
  • Tot Track and Field
  • Gym n' Sports
  • Lacrosse for Tots
  • Little Dribblers
  • Tot Basketball
  • Wilmette Athletics Basketball Clinics
  • Dad & Me Football
  • Non-Contact Football (6 -12)
  • Fencing (6-12)
  • Pre-Karate/Safety
  • Taekwondo (6-18)
  • Volleyball Clinic (6-13)
  • Coach Abe's Mini Soccer
  • Coach Abe's Soccer Academy

AGE 7 & UP

  • Lacrosse Skills and Games
  • Adult & Child Archery
  • Archery
  • Fencing
  • Non-Contact Football
  • Non-Contact Football POP-UP holiday workshops & Winter Break Camp
  • Taekwondo
  • Pre-Karate/Safety
  • Youth/Adult Karate
  • Parent/Child Karate
  • Coach Abe's Soccer Academy
  • Volleyball Clinic
  • Wilmette Athletics Basketball Clinics
AGE 18 & UP
  • Adult Pickleball
  • Taekwondo for Adults

Gymnastics Classes

AGE 3 & UNDER

  • Adult/Tot Gymnastics

AGE 3-6

  • Recreational Gymnastics
  • Ninja Minis

AGE 6-14

  • Recreational Gymnastics
  • Tumbling Class
  • Intermediate/Advanced Gymnastics

AGE 14-17

  • Tumbling Class
  • Intermediate/Advanced Gymnastics

AGE 18 & UP

  • Adult Gymnastics

Ice Skating & Hockey Classes

AGE 3

  • Toddler I, II, and III Level Ice Skating

AGE 4-6

  • Learn-to-Skate Practice Ice Time
  • Snowplow Sam 1-3 Level Ice Skating
  • Hockey I-IV Level
  • Hockey- Power Skating

AGE 6 & up

  • Basic 1-6 level Ice Skating (age 6-13)
  • Pre-Freeskate
  • Freeskate 1-6 Level
  • ASPIRE Skating Clinics (age 6-16)

AGE 14-20

  • High School Group Ice Skating

AGE 18 & up

  • Adult 1-6 Level Ice Skating

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 & III

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 15-17

  • Jr. Platform Tennis

AGE 18 & UP

  • Women's Intro to Paddle
  • Women's Advanced Beginner Paddle
  • Women's Intermediate/In-House Paddle
  • Men's Intermediate Paddle
  • Co-ed Paddle Drill
  • Co-ed Open Drill and Play
  • Leagues
  • Drills
  • Lessons

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Mallinckrodt Center Classes & Events

AGE 21 & UP

  • Walk the Indoor Track
  • Tai Chi
  • Strength Training
  • Low Impact Fitness
  • Mat Pilates
  • BeMoved w/Joanie
  • Zumba
  • Gentle Yoga
  • Sit & Be Fit
  • Watercolor Painting
  • Canasta Lessons
  • Mahjongg Lessons
  • Puzzles and Coffee Klatch
  • National Pizza Day Bingo Party
  • Coloring and Coffee
  • Virtual Rules of the Road Workshop
  • Chicago Premium Outlet Mall Day Trip-Aurora

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