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:
Feb 15 - Full Day
Feb 23 - Full Day
Mar 1 - Full Day

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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.

February 11204AFV
$13

*Participation is done on your own time and Completed at your convenience. 

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Cars, Catapults, and Bridges

7 - 10 years
Build to withstand any siege! Participants learn principles of construction and use math skills as they experiment with scale and size and staggering vs. stacking. In a hands-on class using Lego® materials, we will work in teams to build castles, towers of strength, and working catapults. On the last day, we will have a marshmallow launching challenge with our catapults! This class takes place at the Bloomingdale Park District.

Thu, Feb 25 – Mar 18
6:00 – 7:15pm
11007AC
$84 R / $94 NR Location: Recreation Complex Instructor: Computer Explorers

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Magic Workshop 

Ages: 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 will 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.
Wed, Feb 24
4:00-4:55pm
11204AA
$21 R / $25 NR
Completed at your convenience.

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Beginning FUNgineering

Ages 4-6 years
Young engineers will build working models of simple machines such as a seesaw, a rolling vehicle, and a hockey player using Lego® Educational kits. Children will have a great time working on activities designed around creativity, exploring, investigating, and problem-solving in a fun group environment! While building these fun and interactive models, they will learn about levers, pulleys, gears, wheels, and axles.
Thu, Apr 8 – 29
5:30 – 6:30pm
22204AG
$67 R / $77 NR
Location: Addison Park District, 1776 W. Centennial Place
Instructor: Computer Explorers  

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