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    DECEMBER 15 8:3011:00 A.M. $20/PERSON

    WINNETKACOMMUNITYHOUSE.ORG

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    Sky Squad, led by Andres Baines (aka Sky Guy) has thrilled millions o ans with their aerial artistry. Dazzling acrobatic ips and twio mini trampolines mixed with comedy antics, mid-air passes and dynamic slam dunking delivers non-stop pure energy excitement

    audiences o all ages. Sky Squad is the ofcial dunk team or the WNBA Chicago Sky.This special presentation will be located in the gymnasium.

    At 6 eet 7 inches tall, Dennis is truly the Sears Tower o Magic. Hes not just some guy doing a ew magic tricks--he does some o tunniest stu youve ever seen! This show blends his lightning-quick wit, improvisational experience (with the amed Second City) ayears o perorming or a wide range o audiences. Witness the excitement o a child oating in the air during this unparalleled amimagic show.

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    F r e e S i m p l y M u s i c W o r k s h o p !December 4 and 11Simply Music is a remarkable, Australian-developed piano method that guarantees to have you playing great-sounding music romyour very frst lessons!Traditional piano lessons require students to learn how to read music as the means o learning how to play. This read frst, playlater approach is slow and rustrating, and ar too many students never acquire the ability to play.In contrast, Simply Music uses a revolutionary approach, ocusing on the sheer joy o playing and producing immediate results. Wethen introduce reading ater students have developed a natural connection to the piano and can play a huge repertoire. Gone are therelentless hours o drills, scales and boring practice sessions.

    Even i you have no musical experience, this remarkable method guarantees extraordinary results and will immediately have youplaying contemporary, classical, blues, gospel and accompaniment pieces.

    Join us or a ree introductory lesson on December 4 and December 11 rom 6:007:00 p.m. with Lynn Sanders.

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    T i n y B i t sMary Fisher and Elyse FerdinandMoms and tots come play and learn as wesee how much un it is to be a toddler!Well have lots o exploring time plus anart project, story and snack to end a day o

    un. An adult must accompany each child.January 10March 21 1800-5Thursday 9:3010:30 a.m.Ages: 12Member: $198 Non-Member: $231

    April 4May 30 1800-6

    Thursday 9:3010:30 a.m.Ages: 12Member: $144 Non-Member: $168No class: 5/9

    A B C s & 1 2 3 sMary Fisher and Elyse FerdinandEach class is centered on a dierentnumber and letter which are reinorcedthrough various puppets, songs, gamesand stories. Children must be three yearso age by January 11, 2013

    January 11May 31 1800-4

    Friday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 34Member: $418 Non-Member: $494No class: 3/29, 5/10

    L i t t l e B i t sMary Fisher and Elyse FerdinandDoes your two or three year old enjoy a va-riety o activities? Join in ree play, circletime, art, songs and simple child centeredprojects. There will be interaction with

    other children and time or lots o indi-vidual attention, encouraging children todevelop such social skills as sharing, caringand cooperation. You may register or oneday per week only. We are sorry, but stamay not change diapers. Children must betwo years o age by January 11, 2013

    January 7May 20 1800-0

    Monday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 23Member: $336 Non-Member: $400No class: 1/21, 2/18, 3/25, 5/6

    January 8May 28 1800-1Tuesday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 23Member: $399 Non-Member: $425No class: 3/26, 5/7

    January 9May 29 1800-2

    Wednesday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 23Member: $399 Non-Member: $425No class: 3/27, 5/8

    T i n y T r e k s E x p l o r e r sTiny TreksTiny Treks is an innovative program oramilies who want to teach their childrenabout the world through exploration otheir natural surroundings. We believechildren learn best through hands-on experiences which build sel-esteem andencourage a love o nature. In this class

    activities will include short stimulatinghikes in a variety o outdoor settings, music, art projects and games. Please bring alunch and drink to class.

    January 9March 20 1710-0

    Wednesday 9:30 a.m.12:00 p.mAges: 46Member: $385 Non-Member: $462

    January 9March 20 1710-1

    Wednesday 11:15 a.m.1:45 p.mAges: 46

    Member: $385 Non-Member: $462April 3May 29 1710-2

    Wednesday 9:30 a.m.12:00 p.mAges: 46Member: $280 Non-Member: $336No class: 5/8

    April 3May 29 1710-3

    Wednesday 11:15 a.m.1:45 p.mAges: 46Member: $280 Non-Member: $336No class: 5/8

    A d v a n c e d C h e s sChess WizardsI you eel your child needs more o a challenge, then this class will be the perectway to expand their knowledge o chessChildren will learn advanced strategiesand techniques and classes will ocus onpreparation or tournaments in the widerchess world. Our class will cover openings, endgames, grandmaster games andcompetitive psychology. Please note thatthis class is highly advanced and requires

    a good base knowledge o chess theory.

    February 9March 23 2720-9

    Saturday 10:0011:00 a.mGrade Kindergarten8Member: $140 Non-Member: $168

    April 6May 18 2720-0

    Saturday 10:0011:00 a.mGrade Kindergarten8Member: $120 Non-Member: $144No class: 5/4

    Photo courtesy of Tiny Treks

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    M o m s A f t e r n o o n O u tMary FisherDo you need an aternoon o? Drop the children o with us where they will engage in story time, art or simple cooking.Sign up or one or both days.

    E x t r a o r d i n a r y K i d sExtraordinary Kids Staff

    Join an Extraordinary Kids class and enrich your childs kindergarten year with aneducational adventure. Each session will explore several thematic units that will beintegrated into all areas o the curriculum: science, math, language arts, social studies,geography and art. Kids learn what happens to your ood ater its eaten, draw a pictureusing invisible ink and turn crystals into a bouncing ball, fnd out what kids are like inArica, fnd ossils as a junior paleontologist and much more. Extraordinary Kids empha-

    sizes un and creativity, challenges creative minds, enhances learning through interac-tive and hands-on exploration, encourages critical thinking and establishes a lie-longlove o learning. Students must be 5 years old by October 1, 2012. For more detailedinormation call Extraordinary Kids at 847-945-7632 or visit Extraordinary-Kids.com

    January 14May 20 1201-0

    Monday 9:1511:15 a.m.Ages: 56Member: $420 Non-Member: $504No class: 1/21, 2/18, 3/25, 5/6

    January 14May 20 1201-1

    Monday 12:452:45 p.m.Ages: 56Member: $420 Non-Member: $504

    No class: 1/21, 2/18, 3/25, 5/6

    January 15May 28 1201-2

    Tuesday 9:1511:15 a.m.Ages: 56Member: $504 Non-Member: $605No class: 3/26, 5/7

    January 15May 28 1201-3

    Tuesday 12:452:45 p.m.Ages: 56Member: $504 Non-Member: $605No class: 3/26, 5/7

    January 16May 29 1201-4Wednesday 9:1511:15 a.m.Ages: 56Member: $504 Non-Member: $605No class: 3/27, 5/8

    January 16May 29 1201-5

    Wednesday 12:452:45 p.m.Ages: 56Member: $504 Non-Member: $605No class: 3/27, 5/8

    January 17May 30 1201-7

    Thursday 12:452:45 p.m.Ages: 56Member: $504 Non-Member: $605No class: 3/28, 5/9

    January 8March 19 3800-0

    Tuesday 1:003:00 p.m.Ages: 26Member: $330 Non-Member: $330

    January 10March 21 3800-1

    Thursday 1:003:00 p.m.Ages: 26Member: $330 Non-Member: $330

    January 8March 21 3800-2

    Tuesday Thursday 1:003:00 p.m.Ages: 26Member: $660 Non-Member: $660

    April 2June 4 3800-3

    Tuesday 1:003:00 p.m.Ages: 26Member: $300 Non-Member: $300

    April 4June 6 3800-4

    Thursday 1:003:00 p.m.Ages: 26Member: $300 Non-Member: $300

    April 2June 6 3800-5

    Tuesday Thursday 1:003:00 p.m.Ages: 26Member: $600 Non-Member: $600

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    C a f e A m i g o sAmigos ProgramCae Amigos is a Spanish lunch bunch!Following lunch children will enjoygames, songs and playtime while learningSpanish. The instructor is a native speakerand trained to work in early childhood.Children bring own lunch and a beverage.Sta will escort children rom the Win-netka Community Nursery School.

    January 7March 18 1801-5

    Monday 11:15 a.m.12:45 p.m.Ages: 46Member: $189 Non-Member: $225No class: 1/21, 2/18

    January 8May 21 1801-7

    Tuesday 11:15 a.m.12:45 p.m.Ages: 46Member: $189 Non-Member: $225No class: 1/22, 2/19

    April 1May 20 1801-6

    Monday 11:15 a.m.12:45 p.m.Ages: 46Member: $147 Non-Member: $175

    No class: 5/6April 2May 21 1801-8

    Tuesday 11:15 a.m.12:45 p.m.Ages: 46Member: $147 Non-Member: $175No class: 5/7

    C o o k i n g W i t h A m i g o sAmigos ProgramEveryday promises to include a un-flleddelicious activity! We will chop, mix,slice, peel and eat all while leaning Span-ish! From the creators o Camp Amigos,Cooking With Amigos uses a highly con-trolled vocabulary introduced in conjunc-tion with un to make recipes. As we waitor our creations to cook, we will have lotso un playing games in Spanish! The in-structor is a native Spanish speaker whohas been careully trained to implement

    the Amigos Programs curriculum. Pleasedo not