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    R E G I S T R A T I O N N O W O P E N !

    W I N N E T K A C O M M U N I T Y H O U S E . O R G

    F A L L 2 0 1 2 P R O G R A M S

    Winnetka Community House

    Y O U T H E N R I C H M E N TEAR LY LEARNING, ART , SC IENCE, MUS IC , SPANISH AND MORE

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    Y O U T H E N R I C H M E N T

    L i t t l e B i t sMary Fisher & Elyse FerdinandDoes your two or three-year-old enjoya variety of activities? Join in free play,circle time, art, songs and simple child-centered projects. There will be interac-tion with other children and time for in-

    dividual attention, encouraging childrento develop such social skills as sharing,caring, and cooperation. You may registerfor one day per week only. Staff may notchange diapers. Must be two years of ageby September 10, 2012.

    September 10December 17 1100-0

    Monday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 23Member: $273 Non-Member: $325No class: 9/17, 10/15

    September 4December 18 1100-1

    Tuesday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 23Member: $315 Non-Member: $375No class: 10/16

    September 5December 19 1100-2

    Wednesday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 23Member: $294 Non-Member: $350No class: 9/26, 10/17

    A B C s & 1 2 3 sMary Fisher & Elyse FerdinandEach class is centered on a differentnumber and letter which are reinforcedthrough various puppets, songs, games,and stories. Must be three years of age bySeptember 17, 2012.

    September 7December 21 1100-4

    Friday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 34Member: $294 Non-Member: $350No class: 10/19, 11/23

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

    fun. An adult must accompany each child.

    September 6October 25 1100-5

    Thursday 9:3010:30 a.m.Ages: 11/22 years with caregiverMember: $126 Non-Member: $147No class: 10/18

    November 1December 20 1100-6

    Thursday 9:3010:30 a.m.Ages: 11/22 years with caregiverMember: $126 Non-Member: $147No class: 11/22

    T i n y T r e k s E x p l o r e r New!Tiny TreksTiny Treks is an innovative program forfamilies who want to teach their childrenabout the world through exploration oftheir natural surroundings. We believechildren learn best through hands-on ex-periences which build self-esteem andencourage a love of nature. In this classactivities will include short stimulatinghikes in a variety of outdoor settings, mu-sic, art projects and games. Please bring alunch and drink to class.

    September 5December 12 1170-1

    Wednesday 9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.Ages: 46Member: $420 Non-Member: $546No class: 9/26, 10/17, 11/21

    September 5December 12 1170-2

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

    Ages: 46Member: $420 Non-Member: $546No class: 9/26, 10/17, 11/21

    A m a z i n g M i n d sAmazing MindsLearning made fun! Come explore thisexciting after school program open toall rstthird graders who love to learn.Amazing Minds offers a variety of inter-active topics that change each session andwill expand your childs knowledge of theworld while reinforcing their academic

    skills. Your child may become a junior ge-ologist and explore the world of rocks andminerals, investigate owl pellets, nd outhow to make raisins bounce through scien-tic experiments, learn about famous land-marks, discover rare Australian animals,excavate hidden treasures from an ancientEgyptian tomb or sample ethnic cuisinefrom China or Italy. Come join all the funexploration in this cant-miss enrichmentprogram. All materials are included. Eachsession a different country is explored,thus exposing your child to geography as

    well as different languages and cultures.

    September 5December 19 1610-0

    Wednesday 4:005:00 p.m.Ages: 69Member: $240 Non-Member: $288No class: 9/26, 10/17, 10/31, 11/21

    Photo coutresy of Tiny Treks

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    A d v a n c e d C h e s s New!Chess WizardsChess Wizards is now offering advanced chess classes at Win-netka Community House! If you feel your child needs more of achallenge, then this class will be the perfect way to expand theirknowledge of chess. Children will learn advanced strategies andtechniques, and classes will focus on preparation for tournamentsin the wider chess world. Our class will cover openings, end-games, grandmaster games, and competitive psychology. Pleasenote that this class is highly advanced and requires a good baseknowledge of chess theory.

    October 6November 17 2720-8

    Saturday 10:0011:00 a.m.Ages: K8Member: $120 Non-Member: $144No class: 10/20

    M o d e r n M a n n e r s 1 0 1 - S o c i a l D i n i n g S k i l l sPatricia OBrienIt takes just 30 seconds to make an impression. Will it be a goodone? Introductions, handshakes, eye contact and body languageare just a few of the social graces you will learn and keep in yourportfolio for life. In addition, personal qualities such as telephonecourtesies, acts of kindness, parties, invitations, the importanceof RSVP and the importance of writing a thank you note will beincluded. Learn the rules of table manners including the properway to set the table, which fork to use and what to do if you dropit on the oor. Ms. Manners requests you be on time and dress in

    your best: gentleman shirt, tie and sport coat; young women dress or suitable pant outt.

    November 10 1300-8

    Saturday 10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.Ages: 713Member: $65 Non-Member: $77

    E x t r a o r d i n a r y K i d sExtraordinary Kids StaffJoin an Extraordinary Kids class and en-rich your childs kindergarten year withan educational adventure. Each sessionwill explore several thematic units thatwill be integrated into all areas of the cur-riculum: science, math, language arts, so-

    cial studies, geography and art. Kids learnabout the human body, monsters, Africa,dinosaurs and more. Extraordinary Kidsemphasizes fun and creativity, challengescreative minds, enhances learning throughinteractive and hands-on exploration, en-courages critical thinking and establishesa life-long love of learning. Students mustbe ve years of age by October 1, 2012.For more detailed information call Ex-traordinary Kids at 847-945-7632 or visitwww.Extraordinary-Kids.com

    September 10December 10 1101-0

    Monday 9:1511:15 a.m.Ages: 56Member: $308 Non-Member: $374No class: 9/17, 10/8, 10/15

    September 10December 10 1101-1Monday 12:452:45 p.m.Ages: 56Member: $308 Non-Member: $374No class: 9/17, 10/8, 10/15

    September 4December 11 1101-2

    Tuesday 9:1511:15 a.m.Ages: 56Member: $364 Non-Member: $442No class: 10/16, 11/06

    September 4December 11 1101-3

    Tuesday 12:452:45 p.m.Ages: 56Member: $364 Non-Member: $442No class: 10/16, 11/06

    September 5December 12 1101-4

    Wednesday 9:1511:15 a.m.Ages: 56Member: $336 Non-Member: $408No class: 9/26, 10/17, 11/21

    September 5December 12 1101-5

    Wednesday 12:452:45 p.m.Ages: 56Member: $336 Non-Member: $408No class: 9/26, 10/17, 11/21

    September 6December 13 1101-6

    Thursday 9:1511:15 a.m.Ages: 56Member: $364 Non-Member: $442No class: 10/18, 11/22

    September 6December 13 1101-7Thursday 12:452:45 p.m.Ages: 56Member: $364 Non-Member: $442No class: 10/18, 11/22

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    F u n w i t h A m i g o sAmigos ProgramEveryday will be a special day at FunWith Amigos. We will laugh, play, create,sing, paint, cook and discover great won-ders. We will do it all while learning Span-ish! From the creators of Camp Amigos,Fun with Amigos uses a highly controlledvocabulary introduced in conjunctionwith fun theme days. All instructors areexperienced in early childhood and at least

    one instructor is a native speaker.September 10December 17 1305-0

    Monday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 35Member: $240 Non-Member: $288No class: 9/17, 10/08, 10/15

    September 11December 18 1305-5

    Tuesday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 35Member: $240 Non-Member: $288No class: 9/18, 10/09, 10/16

    C o o k i n g W i t h A m i g o sAmigos ProgramEvery day promises to include a fun-lleddelicious activity! We will chop, mix, slice,peel and eat. We will do it all while lean-ing Spanish! From the creators of CampAmigos, Cooking With Amigos uses ahighly controlled vocabulary introducedin conjunction with fun-to-make recipes.As we wait for our creations to cook,we will have lots of fun playing games in

    Spanish. The instructor is a native Span-ish speaker who has been carefully trainedto implement the Amigos Programs curric-ulum. Please do not register if your childhas allergies to egg, soy, dairy, wheat,nuts or berries.

    September 11December 18 1305-1

    Tuesday 9:3011:00 a.m.Ages: 46Member: $276 Non-Member: $336No class: 9/18, 10/09, 10/16

    September 11December 18 1305-3

    Tuesday 1:002:30 p.m.Ages: 46Member: $276 Non-Member: $336No class: 9/18, 10/09, 10/16

    C a f e A m i g o sAmigos ProgramCafe Amigos is a Spanish lunch bunch!Following lunch children will enjoygames, songs and playtime while learningSpanish. The instructor is a native speak-er and trained to work in early childhood.Children bring their own lunch and a bev-erage. Staff will escort children from theWinnetka Community Nursery School.

    September 10December 17 1305-4

    Monday 11:15 a.m.12:45 p.m.Ages: 35Member: $240 Non-Member: $288No class: 9/17, 10/08, 10/15

    September 11December 18 1306-1

    Tuesday 11:15 a.m.12:45 p.m.Ages: 35Member: $240 Non-Member: $288No class: 9/18, 10/09, 10/16

    T i m e f o r A m i g o sAmigos ProgramThis parent (or caregiver) and child classincludes so

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