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YOUTH PROGRAMS

Kid Club Program

The Wood Dale Park District, in conjunction with School District #7, has developed the Kid Club program to support and assist families needing full-day care for their children both during, between, and after the times designated for remote-learning.

The program is designed for students in grades K – 5 attending Oakbrook and/or Westview schools.

Morning Care 7:00 – 8:15am - $99/month
*Day Care 8:15 am – 3:15 pm - $287/month
After Care 3:15 – 6:00 pm - $113/month
Fees due at registration will vary depending on the date registered.

The program will be offered Monday-Friday.
*Day Care option required for registration.
For more information and to find out how to register, contact Dan at [email protected] or by calling 630-948-0843.

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School Days Off

Kindergarten – 6th grade
We offer a program for half and full days off of school. Activities will include games, crafts, free play, and trips. Children should bring a sack lunch and a drink. Registration for School Days Off will begin in December. The School Days Off program is available to students in Kindergarten – 6th grades. Spots are limited, so it is suggested to register as early as possible for any days you may need throughout the year. There is no After School Bunch on half-day off days. Location: Recreation Complex The registration deadline is one week prior to the date of the program. Requests for enrollment past the registration deadline will be subject to a $10 late fee.

Full Days: 7:00 am – 6:30 pm, $49
Half Days: 12:30 pm – 6:30 pm, $36
Dates:
Oct 12 - Full Day
Oct 13 - Full Day
Oct 30 - Half Day
Nov 23 - Full Day
Nov 24 - Full Day
Nov 25 - Full Day 

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Magic Class

5 – 12 years
Children are guaranteed to have a great time as they learn fascinating tricks from a professional magician! Amaze family and friends with tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mind-reading, and more. While the tricks may appear difficult, you’ll discover that they are quick to learn and easy to perform. All materials are provided, and each child receives a magic kit to take home. Children are grouped by age and always learn tricks that are age-appropriate. Additionally, you can sign up for this class again and again as brand-new tricks are always taught at each session.

Day: Wed
Date: Sep 23 
Time: 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Code  44204AA

Day: Thur
Date: Nov 12
Time: 4:00 – 4:55pm
Code: 44304AB

Fee: $21 R / $25 NR
Location: Itasca Park District, 350 Iriving Park Rd. Instructor: Gary Kantor 

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Virtual Magic Workshop

5 – 12, family workshop
Professional Magician Gary Kantor now teaches his popular magic class ONLINE! This 45-minute virtual class teaches children how to perform a number of mind-boggling tricks using everyday household items. Gary will start by explaining the secrets to the tricks, and then both Gary and the children will practice everything in great detail. Participants will have a blast as they learn exactly what to say and do when performing in front of an audience. Since this class is online, it can be taken whenever it is convenient for your schedule. Videos can be watched again and again. Your entire family can even take this class together! Additionally, be sure to sign up for this class again since new tricks are taught each session.
After you register, you will be emailed information on how to access the private class video and a list of a few household items that are needed for the class.

September Virtual Magic Workshop
44204AAV
October Virtual Magic Workshop
44204ABV

*Register anytime throughout the month.
Class videos are pre-recorded and can be completed whenever at your convenience.
$13  

 

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Computer Explorers Digital Moviemaking & Storytelling

4 – 7 years
Let’s make a movie together! We’ll sing songs, tell stories, and learn how to use a digital camera as we create our own masterpieces. We will do it all – from filming the movie and downloading it to a computer to storyboarding and adding special effects.
Watch out Hollywood, we are on our way!

Day: Thur
Dates: Sept 17 – Oct 8
Time: 5:30 – 6:30pm
Code: 44007AC

Fee: $67 R / $77 NR
Instructor: Computer Explorers
Location: Medinah Park District, Connolly
Recreation Center, 22W130 Thorndale Ave

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Computer Explorers
Programming Workshop 

8 – 12 years
Do you have a future game designer at home?
Dive into the world of programming using block coding to explore the gaming world, working with Scratch.
Let your imaginations run wild as we explore animation adventures, comics, games, and more.

Day: Thur
Dates: Oct 15 – Nov 5
Time: 5:30 – 6:45pm
Code: 44007AD

Fee: $84 R / $94 NR
Instructor: Computer Explorers
Location: Addison Park District, Centennial Rec Center, 1776 W. Centennial Place 

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After School Enrichment
All Access Pass

Chess – Spanish – STEM – ART – Drama
Grades K – 8
Chess Scholars/Afterschool Enrichment presents exciting online enrichment programs!

The "All Access Pass" includes Chess, Spanish, STEM, Art, and Drama!

Your child can jump into all five subject areas, or start with just one or two and add courses as you go!

Online enrichment classes include:  Live, interactive weekly sessions with expert instructors, Chess, and STEM live sessions are divided by grade level. Video lessons with step-by-step instructions to complete hands-on projects, project workbooks to reinforce learning concepts, access to online Chess tournament play with other Chess Scholars students.

Weekdays, Oct 19 – Nov 20 (5 weeks)
44204ACV

Live class times are held both in the morning and afternoon throughout the week to accommodate your schedules.

Video lessons are available 24/7. A weekly schedule will be sent to enrolled participants the Friday prior to each week of the session.

Fee: $110  

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