Fall 2016 Youth Basketball League
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120043 - James Henry Breasted
Did you know Downers Grove was home to one of the world's most famous Egyptologists? In honor of his birthday, learn about the fascinating life of James Henry Breasted and his famous involvement with the discovery of King Tut's tomb. AG
|Read Notice||Unavailable||120043-01||James Henry Breasted||08/26/16 - 08/26/16||11:00A - 12:00P||F||15 years and Up||Location Details||$12/$18||Item Details|
120044 - Embalming 101
Boys and girls, be like the ancient Egyptians! Learn the methods of mummification by preparing a subject for the afterlife!
|Read Notice||Unavailable||120044-01||Embalming 101||08/27/16 - 08/27/16||1:00P - 2:30P||Sa||7 years to 10 years||Location Details||$10/$15||Item Details|
175042 - Senior Lifestyle Expo
Activity Level 3
In it’s 21st year, the expo features over 100 booths, an entertainment stage, health and wellness info, interactive activities and educational seminars. The Senior Idol competition features talented adults 60 and older who will sing, dance and entertain their way to win adulation from the audience and cash prizes. Lunch is on your own. Registration deadline August 10. MN
|Read Notice||Unavailable||175042-01||Senior Lifestyle Exp||08/24/16 - 08/24/16||9:00A - 2:00P||W||21 years and Up||Location Details||$10/$12||Item Details|
184043 - Flutterbugs
Discover what critters are fluttering through the air, buzzing in the tree tops and crawling under a log. Experience what it is like to be a bug as we go on a bug hunt, play buggy games and learn a few new songs! Please dress to be outdoors and get messy.
|Add to Cart||Waitlist||184043-01||Flutterbugs||08/27/16 - 08/27/16||10:00A - 11:00A||Sa||2 years to under 4 years||Location Details||$8||Item Details|
210000 - Art Club
Young artists will explore their creativity with this after-school art adventure! Art Club participants will create a variety of art and craft projects, including painting, sculpture, collage and seasonal projects. Projects are age appropriate. Participants should bring a smock. No class Oct 19. AL
|Add to Cart||Available||210000-01||Art Club||09/19/16 - 10/24/16||4:00P - 5:00P||M||9 years to under 12 years||Location Details||$60/$90||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||210000-02||Art Club||09/21/16 - 11/02/16||4:00P - 5:00P||W||6 years to under 9 years||Location Details||$60/$90||Item Details|
210001 - Snow Art
Create a Christmas Village in the snow, and paint it all the colors of the rainbow! Participants will go to Constitution Park where the snow will be their canvas to work on. They will get to design a Christmas Village with igloos, snow elves, and anything else they can think of. Then they will get to paint their village, and the display will be around as long as the snow is! AL
|Add to Cart||Available||210001-01||Snow Art||12/17/16 - 12/17/16||11:00A - 12:00P||Sa||6 years to under 9 years||Location Details||$11/$17||Item Details|
210003 - Creating with Clay
Pinch pots, cute cups and fun sculptures are a few of the pieces children create using the hand-building clay techniques of coil, pinch and slab. Participants must attend the first class in order to complete projects. No class Oct 11 and Oct 18. AL
|Add to Cart||Waitlist||210003-01||Creating with Clay||10/04/16 - 11/08/16||3:30P - 4:45P||Tu||5 years to under 9 years||Location Details||$74/$111||Item Details|
210012 - Drawing and Painting
Do you love painting and drawing, but want to learn more? Come create in this class that focuses on drawing and painting, where you will work with artist quality pencils, charcoal, acrylic and watercolor paints. No class Oct 20. AL
|Add to Cart||Available||210012-01||Drawing and Painting||09/22/16 - 11/03/16||4:00P - 5:00P||Th||9 years and Up||Location Details||$60/$90||Item Details|
210042 - Young Rem Drawing
Do your children love to draw! Join us in this workshop! The Young Rembrandts method was developed to teach the basic concepts of drawing technique. Students will learn a different new lesson in each class and each session (we have a 5 year curriculum). The Instructor presents a step by step approach in each class with a variety of subjects including animals, action, still-life, landscape, and cartoons. Students use different types of media to help build confidence with drawing concepts and skills. These classes have improved thousands of students ability and talent. Drawing is fun and you can learn how to do it with Young Rembrandts. No class Oct 22. AL
|Add to Cart||Available||210042-01||Yng Rmbrndts Drawing||09/03/16 - 09/24/16||11:00A - 12:00P||Sa||6 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$43/$65||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||210042-02||Yng Rmbrndts Drawing||10/01/16 - 10/29/16||11:00A - 12:00P||Sa||6 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$43/$65||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||210042-03||Yng Rmbrndts Drawing||11/05/16 - 11/19/16||11:00A - 12:00P||Sa||6 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$32/$48||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||210042-04||Yng Rembrandts Draw||12/03/16 - 12/17/16||11:00A - 12:00P||Sa||6 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$32/$48||Item Details|
211002 - Fall-Fest Sweets & Treats
What better way to celebrate the fall, but with a class full of goodies. Each child will receive an awesome Fall-Fest tray that will be filled with cookies and brownies. We will use frosting and toppings to design a baker’s masterpiece; to show off to our family and friends. This special class would not be complete without designing awesome trick-or-treat bags. The perfect class for all ages. Ages 3-5 must be accompanied by adult. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||211002-01||Fall-Fest Sweets & Treats||10/12/16 - 10/12/16||6:15P - 7:15P||W||3 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$34/$49||Item Details|
211007 - Awesome Holiday Wreaths
This is the one holiday class you do not want to miss. Children of all ages will enjoy designing their very own holiday wreath, for their home or bedroom. You provide your creativity and we will provide the tinsel, lights, ornaments and more. Some of the ornaments will be your own special design. When our masterpieces are complete each child will take home a special wreath. This class is sure to be a highlight of your holiday season. Ages 3-6 must be accompanied by adult. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||211007-01||Holiday Wreaths||12/01/16 - 12/01/16||6:15P - 7:15P||Th||3 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$38/$52||Item Details|
211012 - CPR Skills for Babysitters
Further your skills and make yourself the most marketable babysitter in your neighborhood! Focus on rescue techniques for full arrest victims from newborn to 12 years of age. The course also covers conscious and unconscious choking, rescue breathing and AED use. Certification is valid for two years. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||211012-01||CPR Skills for Babys||11/03/16 - 11/03/16||5:00P - 8:00P||Th||10 years to under 16 years||Location Details||$42/$60||Item Details|
211017 - Checkmate Chess!
Develop your child’s intellect through the royal game of chess! Chess has been proven to enhance children’s motivation, concentration, focus, social skills and creativity. No previous knowledge of chess is necessary. Each class consists of fun, interactive teaching and guided practice time. Both beginners and experienced players are welcome and can get to the next level under the guidance of an experienced Chess Scholars coach. There will also be a chess competition with prizes. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||211017-01||Checkmate Chess!||11/07/16 - 12/12/16||6:30P - 7:30P||M||5 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$95/$135||Item Details|
211031 - Holiday Glamour Hair
Moms bring your daughters to this amazing class and learn the skills in order to create a variety of simple up do’s and braid. Forget going to the beauty shop every time she need her hair done for dance, cheer, gymnastics, school play or even the holidays. A variety of style will be taught to accommodate different age groups. Each girl will choose from a sparkly collection of clips and glitters to polish off their new look. Goodie bags are included. This class is with parent. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||211031-01||Holiday Glamour Hair||12/13/16 - 12/13/16||6:15P - 7:15P||Tu||4 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$39/$52||Item Details|
211037 - Magic Class
Children are guaranteed to have a great time as they learn a collection of fascinating and mesmerizing tricks. Amaze family and friends with tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mind-reading and more! Children are grouped by age and learn tricks that are age-appropriate. Brand new tricks are always taught at each session! All materials are provided. Each child receives a magic kit to take home. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||211037-01||Magic Class||09/19/16 - 09/19/16||4:00P - 4:55P||M||5 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$20/$30||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211037-02||Magic Class||11/18/16 - 11/18/16||5:15P - 6:10P||F||5 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$20/$30||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211037-03||Magic Class||12/19/16 - 12/19/16||6:45P - 7:40P||M||5 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$20/$30||Item Details|
211049 - Bricks 4 Kidz Classes
Trick or Treat? Come join Bricks 4 Kidz® this fall for fun LEGO® based Halloween activities, games, take-homes and building! This workshop will be sure to excite you with a motorized spider and bat, Frankenstein, witches, ghosts & more! MN
Season’s Greetings! Join Bricks 4 Kidz® this winter as we celebrate the Holiday Season using LEGO® bricks. This workshop is packed full of fun LEGO® based holiday activities, games, take-homes and building! Kids will use our proprietary model kits including technic LEGO® components, motors, battery packs & remote controls to construct holiday themed creations! Come join us for holiday building fun this winter! MN
Engineering & Simple Machines
Delve into the world of simple machines! Students will learn all about different simple machines; levers, pulleys, inclined planes, and then get to build their own simple machine completely out of LEGO® bricks! Students will use our proprietary kits and model plans to construct exciting moving models. Our one-of-a-kind models incorporate gears, axles, pulleys, motors, battery packs & remote controls! We will discover all the simple machines that we use in our everyday lives! MN
How would you like to turn your next LEGO® creation into a robot, programmed to do exactly what you tell it to do? This new Bricks 4 Kidz® Jr. Robotics program offers all the fun of building with LEGO® bricks, PLUS the challenge of computer programming! Using drag and drop icon based software, WeDo software provides an introduction into the world of computer –programming and robotics that will equip children to succeed in a technology-based marketplace. This fun, action packed program combines real-life skills with real-kid fun! Each session will be unique with different exciting models and programming challenges.
|Add to Cart||Available||211049-01||Halloween Fun with Lego's||10/15/16 - 10/15/16||10:00A - 12:00P||Sa||5 years to under 10 years||Location Details||$32/$45||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211049-02||Winter Fun with Lego's||12/10/16 - 12/10/16||10:00A - 12:00P||Sa||5 years to under 10 years||Location Details||$32/$45||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211049-03||Engineering & Simple Machines with Lego's||09/22/16 - 10/13/16||6:00P - 7:00P||Th||6 years to under 11 years||Location Details||$63/$93||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211049-04||Jr. Robotics with Lego's||10/28/16 - 11/18/16||6:00P - 7:15P||F||8 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$71/$99||Item Details|
211050 - Science with Lisa Lombardi
The Science of Comedy - A Hilarious Lab Experience
Through close observation and lab experimentation, this high energy comedy class will offer electrifying lessons on humor such as: stand up, gag, slapstick, comic strips, self-deprecating, improv, ventriloquism, and witty situational. Whether your child is naturally funny or not, they will have the opportunity to develop and execute comedic skills, gain a higher sense of self-esteem, and perhaps learn to use humor in a social setting to be friendlier. In a world immersed in technology where everyone is looking down at a phone or tablet, children could benefit from a healthy dose of interaction and comedy! MN
Airport Engineering & Technology
Children will "take flight" in this action packed class as they have the opportunity to learn physics, engineering, technology, and applied mathematics while being introduced to the airport industry. Concepts will include how the runway lights and signs help planes take-off and land safely, the technology that tracks your checked bags, ensuring they land at the same airport as you, and basic aeronautical engineering and physics concepts explaining the principles of flight. Kids will enjoy hands on experiments with their new science friends and all participants will walk away with a souvenir and certificate of completion.
Bridges, Tunnels & Engineering
Children will be introduced to the history, function, design, and geometry of bridges and tunnels using highly motivating hands on engineering activities. K’NEX parts, building straws, pretzels sticks and more will be used to enrich student’s understanding of bridges and tunnels. This class is designed to add meaning to structures that children see in their everyday environment. This engineering class will culminate with kids making their own edible bridge snack! All participants go home with a souvenir and certificate of completion.
Kids Entrepreneurship Coaching Academy
Children’s entrepreneurship is a HOT extracurricular activity with today’s youth. This critical thinking environment will foster ideation along with opportunities in cultivating self-esteem. Children will also learn about collaboration with their fellow business who are also trying their hand at entrepreneurship. Participants will have the opportunity to have fun while developing their customized idea by creating a Pitch Deck from beginning to end and then showing it off at a mock investor pitch meeting on the last day of class.
Science Secrets at Amusement Parks
Learn the science secrets behind the fun at amusement parks and the traveling carnival industry. Experiments and demonstrations involving physics, chemistry, and engineering can help kids realize they really are great at science as they investigate the secrets of the game booths, concession stand confections, and amusement rides. This class will expose kids to multiple scientific concepts while offering the opportunity to learn about collaboration and also working independently. Kids can take this class over and over, there is always a new content every class. All attendees walk away with a souvenir.
Oobleck Lab Experience
Is it a liquid or solid? It’s BOTH! Have the slime of your life learning physics while making Oobleck. First introduced in the Dr. Suess book, Bartholomew and the Oobleck, kids will have a blast interacting with Oobleck front and center. All attendees will gear up with lab coats, goggles, test tubes in hand and more to have the ultimate messy experience. A souvenir of test tube slime will go home with all children!
Ice Cream Thrills & Chills
Exploring and eating ice cream is a fun way to introduce early physics and chemistry concepts to children. Become an expert on this beloved treat and then sit down for the most outrageous ice cream eating contest in town. Did anyone say BRAIN FREEZE? Bonus: Learn the history and science on the amusement park treat Dippin Dots. This is a child’s dream class experience and all about putting the fun back into summer. Don’t wear your Sunday best to this class, we will get sticky! Ice Cream themed souvenir included.
The Science & History of Candy
CANDY....yum! This sugary treat has a lot of rich history and science behind it. Kids will transform into chemists and historians for the day to discover the secrets behind their favorite seasonal confections. Peeps at Easter, pop rocks on The 4th of July, fudge at Christmas, conversation hearts for Valentine’s Day, and Halloween candy corn will all be examined and dozens more. Kids will log their data collections from the experiments conducted and use their critical thinking skills while creating hypotheses during class. There will be no conversation your kids can’t conquer on candy after this class!
Calling All Star Wars Fans
This is the ultimate event for passionate outer space or Star Wars fans. In a galactic inspired setting, this shindig blasts off in the dimly lit “Kids Cosmic Cantina” for some dark side treats and hot tunes in the hangout. Next, learn the science behind those light sticks. Can the sabers depicted in Star Wars ever become a reality? Also, be wowed with 5 other OUT OF SIGHT space themed science experiments. Then recreate either your favorite droid, furry co-pilot, or ultimate telescope through an art expression surprise that you can take home and use. For the big finish: Duel with your new galactic friends. Costumes are optional and we will provide the lightsabers. This is a drop your child off event.
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-01||The Science of Comedy||10/04/16 - 10/04/16||5:30P - 7:45P||Tu||7 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$45/$65||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-02||Airport Engineering and Technology||10/15/16 - 10/15/16||9:30A - 11:45A||Sa||7 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$48/$68||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-03||Bridges, Tunnels & Engineering||10/08/16 - 10/08/16||9:30A - 11:45A||Sa||7 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$48/$68||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-04||Kids Entrepreneurship Coaching Academy||09/23/16 - 10/07/16||6:00P - 7:30P||F||7 years to under 12 years||Location Details||$90/$130||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-05||Science Secrets at Amusement Parks||10/20/16 - 10/20/16||5:30P - 7:45P||Th||6 years to under 12 years||Location Details||$42/$62||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-06||Oobleck Lab Experience||11/10/16 - 11/10/16||6:00P - 7:00P||Th||5 years to under 11 years||Location Details||$21/$31||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-07||Ice Cream Thrills & Chills||11/12/16 - 11/12/16||9:30A - 11:45A||Sa||5 years to under 12 years||Location Details||$42/$62||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-08||The Science & History of Candy||12/03/16 - 12/03/16||9:30A - 11:30A||Sa||6 years to under 12 years||Location Details||$42/$62||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||211050-09||Calling All Star Wars Fans||11/13/16 - 11/13/16||10:30A - 12:45P||Su||6 years to under 12 years||Location Details||$45/$67||Item Details|
211073 - Parent & Me Holiday Reindeer
Calling all moms and dads. Ultimate Classes has found the most adorable reindeers for you and your child to create. Each participant will stuff his or her own reindeer, add a star to make a wish, decorate a holiday tee shirt, and create a rhinestone collar. Birth certificates are also provided. This class is especially designed for parents and their children. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||211073-01||Parent & Me Creative||12/06/16 - 12/06/16||6:15P - 7:15P||Tu||3 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$35/$49||Item Details|
211093 - Amazing Gingerbread Houses
This class is meant to be a special family night to celebrate the holiday. Take the time out of your busy schedule to enjoy designing and decorating a special gingerbread house together. We will provide everything you need along with a special holiday snack and beverage. Family time is much needed. So this class is sure to be a hit, sign up early. This class is with an adult. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||211093-01||Amazing Gingerbread||12/08/16 - 12/08/16||6:15P - 7:15P||Th||3 years to under 13 years||Location Details||$35/$49||Item Details|
213000 - Adult CPR Training
This course covers CPR for the adult victim (over eight years of age) along with rescue techniques for conscious and unconscious choking victims. The course also covers the use of the AED. Certification is valid for two years. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||213000-01||Adult CPR & AED||10/13/16 - 10/13/16||6:00P - 9:00P||Th||12 years and Up||Location Details||$42/$60||Item Details|
213001 - Infant & Child CPR
Designed for childcare providers, teachers and parents. This course focuses on rescue techniques for full arrest victims from newborn to two years of age. The course also covers conscious and unconscious choking along with rescue breathing. The use of an AED is discussed. Certification is valid for two years. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||213001-01||Infant & Child CPR||11/17/16 - 11/17/16||6:00P - 9:00P||Th||12 years and Up||Location Details||$42/$60||Item Details|
213002 - First Aid
This course covers medical emergencies, hemorrhage control, splinting and environmental emergencies. This class also focuses on what to do before emergency medical services arrive. Certification is valid for two years. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||213002-01||Adult First Aid||09/15/16 - 09/15/16||6:00P - 9:00P||Th||12 years and Up||Location Details||$42/$60||Item Details|
213020 - Clay Creations
Enjoy a relaxing evening learning clay technique of pinch, slab, and coil methods of hand building. Come and create some unique and interesting pieces! No class Oct 11 and Oct 18. AL
|Add to Cart||Available||213020-01||Clay Creations||10/04/16 - 11/08/16||5:00P - 6:00P||Tu||16 years and Up||Location Details||$56/$84||Item Details|
213024 - Bridge to Retirement-Getting Ready for Retirement
As you approach or enter retirement, you should start thinking about how much annual income you’ll need during your retirement years to support the lifestyle that you want and positioning your assets to provide that income. This class looks at the questions: "How long will your retirement last?” “Will you have enough money?” and “How much annual income can your retirement portfolio provide?” You’ll learn how to supplement fixed income sources such as social security with your retirement savings, including the product type and investment strategies you should consider, and the best order in which to tap various accounts. Participants will receive a workbook containing key information and worksheets to help remember key points from the class.
|Add to Cart||Available||213024-01||Getting Ready for Retirement||10/04/16 - 10/04/16||6:30P - 7:30P||Tu||16 years and Up||Location Details||$8/$10||Item Details|
213045 - Metaphysical Series
Tarot Card Reading
Learn the ancient art of Tarot Card reading and the mystery of the deck. Connect with your psychic senses to uncover the secrets of the past, present and future for yourself and others. Bring along a Tarot deck or try one of ours.
Angel Card Reading
Learn how to use Angel Cards to tap into your psychic abilities. Do readings for yourself to connect with your soul, higher self, guides and angels to get the answers you seek. Learn how to do card readings for others. Bring your favorite Angel Card decks to practice.
Ever walked into a room and got an uneasy feeling? Learn how to clear the energy in spaces you live and work in using smoke, sound, air and light. Learn how to fill environments with the energy you desire: peace, romance, prosperity and more.
The Shadow Self
Learn how to recognize hidden parts of the self and see them in others. Discover the power and value of suppressed personality aspects that hold secret treasures through the use of mask art. Experience a guided meditation that assists in accessing the fullness of your being. Bring markers, crayons, glitter and art supplies to share.
The 5th Dimension
Cutting edge science is now pushing up against esoteric spiritual knowledge. Learn what the gurus, saints and enlightened beings have always known, but that science is just now catching onto. In this Age of Aquarius science has discovered the "God particle," string theory, multiple dimensions and learned that it truly is all about "good vibrations".
|Add to Cart||Available||213045-01||Tarot Card Reading||09/15/16 - 09/15/16||6:30P - 7:30P||Th||18 years and Up||Location Details||$35/$50||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||213045-02||Angel Card Reading||09/27/16 - 09/29/16||6:30P - 7:30P||Tu, Th||18 years and Up||Location Details||$35/$50||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||213045-03||Space Clearing||10/04/16 - 10/06/16||6:30P - 7:30P||Tu, Th||18 years and Up||Location Details||$35/$50||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||213045-04||The Shadow Self||10/13/16 - 10/13/16||6:30P - 7:30P||Th||18 years and Up||Location Details||$35/$50||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||213045-05||The 5th Dimension||10/27/16 - 11/10/16||6:30P - 7:30P||Th||18 years and Up||Location Details||$35/$50||Item Details|
213076 - Watercolor Painting
This class is designed for beginners and experienced artists alike. Come to this watercolor class to learn how to create different scenes with watercolors and mixed mediums. Please pick up a supply list at the registration office to purchase before the first class.
|Add to Cart||Available||213076-01||Watercolor Painting||09/21/16 - 11/02/16||5:30P - 6:30P||W||16 years and Up||Location Details||$82/$123||Item Details|
213081 - Silhouette Cameo Intro
Get to know your Silhouette Cameo in this introductory class. Learn how to use your Silhouette Studio or Studio Designer software tools for cutting as you create a holiday card. Bring your laptop with the software installed. You may bring your Cameo or use the one in class. Paper will be supplied, but if you prefer you may bring your own paper.
|Add to Cart||Available||213081-01||Silhouette Cameo Int||11/12/16 - 11/12/16||1:00P - 3:00P||Sa||16 years and Up||Location Details||$15/$23||Item Details|
213089 - Trapped in a Room w/Zombie
Your apocalyptic planning skills will be put to the test in this exhilarating and interactive experience. Up to 20 brave souls will be locked in a room with a zombie faced with the simplest of tasks--to get out alive. Solve a number of different mind games, physical challenges and a series of clues as you attempt to escape. Oh yeah, did we mention there’s a zombie chained to the wall trying to feast on you? Every five minutes the zombie gets more slack and creeps even closer to making a meal out of you. Get a group together or just you and a friend. Bring your entire sports team or make it the most unique date night you'll ever have. With only a limited number of spots available this is sure to fill up fast, so book your spot now. MN
|Add to Cart||Available||213089-01||Trapped in a Room||10/08/16 - 10/08/16||7:15P - 8:00P||Sa||under 19 years and Up||Location Details||$10/$15||Item Details|
|Add to Cart||Available||213089-02||Trapped in a Room||10/08/16 - 10/08/16||8:15P - 9:00P||Sa||18 years and Up||Location Details||$10/$15||Item Details|