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Jan 30 2019 ners r o e C ouse v i t a Cre Open H Save the Date! CREATIVE CORNERS OPEN House Wednesday, January 30, 2019 6:00—7: 30p Leisure Center Rooms 108, 109, 110 & 111 Come meet our teachers, check out our rooms and see our SMART technology in action! Registration is open for the current school year, 2018–2019 Please call for enrollment availability. For more information, contact Jeanette Berard. Jeanette.Berard @ DPParks.org 847-391-5700 S AVE WITH A R ESIDENT C ARD! A non-resident of Des Plaines can save by purchasing an annual Resident Card, which gives them resident status for fees. The card costs $200, and is available at the Leisure Center and Prairie Lakes. 2019–2020 SCHOOL YEAR At Creative Corners, we're passionate about preschool! We offer a variety of classes that provide both flexibility in scheduling and unique curriculums designed to maximize your child’s academic achievement. Allow your child more time to flourish in our preschool environment, by mixing & matching the Creative Corners programs! Unique preschool classes for ages 2—5 Please note: Children must be 2, 3 or 4 years old by September 1, 2019 Monday, September 9, 2019—Friday, May 15, 2020 Park District resident registration begins Monday, February 4 Open registration begins Monday, February 11 The Creative Corners Preschool Program provides each child with a quality early childhood experience by creating an atmosphere where children can grow socially, emotionally, physically, and intellectually, through an engaging and explorative curriculum. Our team uses the Illinois Early Learning & Development Standards in their teaching of academic skills to build a strong foundation, achieve benchmarks, and school-readiness. Classrooms 108 & 110 have SMART Technology available: SMART Boards, SMART Tables and iPads. We are continuing to grow with our technology features in our classrooms. These tools allow us to incorporate hands on approach when teaching classroom concepts. This technology offers more opportunities for your child to grow as a 21st Century Learner. jb Preschool Prep SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE Through a generous grant from Rivers Casino, the Friends of the Parks offer full and partial tuition scholarships for park district programs, including our Creative Corners and Early Childhood classes. For information and to apply, please contact Trish: 847-391-5700, or stop in at the Leisure Center during regular business hours. 12 Ages 2–3 Gradual first month schedule Your two year old will flourish with us as they learn to transition without parent/ guardian into the preschool environment. This is preschool prep for future programming, and highly recommended for those who will enter Terrific 3s next year. Can wear pull ups. Min/Max: 8/12 Leisure Center, Room 111 10:00 –11:30a Mondays & Wednesdays #564752-1 Full Year R: $693/NR: $864 Monthly EFT R: $76/NR: $96 Tuesdays & Thursdays #564752-2 Full Year R: $693/NR: $864 Monthly EFT R: $76/NR: $96 Terrific 3s Ages 3– 4 For many children, this may be their first experience within a structured school program. We will provide your child with as many opportunities to make discoveries, solve problems, play cooperatively, and grow as an individual. Must be potty trained. Min/Max: 8/22 Leisure Center, Room 110 9:30a–noon Mondays & Wednesdays #564319-1 Full Year R: $783/NR: $1,134 Monthly EFT R: $87/NR: $126 Tuesdays & Thursdays #564319-2 Full Year R: $783/NR: $1,134 Monthly EFT R: $87/NR: $126 Fridays #564319-3 Full Year R: $414/NR: $522 Monthly EFT R: $46/NR: $58