Youth Recreational Programs

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KIDINARY COOKING ACADEMY

Let your budding chef explore the culinary arts and discover their inner chef! Your child will learn all-new recipes using a variety of fundamental cooking techniques including, knife skills, baking, using herbs and spice, homemade sauces, zesting, and more. Our chefs will teach recipes from all types of cuisines using fresh seasonal ingredients. Previous homemade dishes include Sweet and Sour Chicken, risotto, Pizza, and more. ** Please note we are only able to accommodate: nuts (100% nut free classes), dairy, and gluten allergies due to the nature of this class. ** Inform front desk of any allergies upon registration. No class 2/15

AGE: 8-13    FEE: $100R / $150NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3150803-A2/1-3/156:00PM-7:00PMMONDAY
3150803-B4/12-5/176:00PM-7:00PMMONDAY


THE PICNIC BASKET

We’re going on a picnic and we need help making some treats for our picnic basket. In the program, we will make treats for our picnic, hear a story, and make a craft on our picnic adventure. Please inform the front desk of any food allergies upon registration or contact Alisa at aanders@romeoville.org.

AGE: 3-6    FEE: $15R / $23NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3152104-A4/225:20PM-6:10PMTHURSDAY


LUNCHBOX

Are you tired of the same ol' thing in your lunchbox each day? Discover new, exciting, and yummy items to make to spice up your daily lunch. Please inform the front desk of any food allergies upon registration or contact Alisa at aanders@romeoville.org.

AGE: 6-12    FEE: $15R / $23NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3152103-A4/226:30PM-7:30PMTHURSDAY


ART ATTACK

Make your own masterpieces and explore your favorite art form. This class focuses on a variety of art medias including, but not limited to, painting, drawing, and 0collage. Students will have a blast discovering their creativity and self-expression.

AGE: 5-11    FEE: $48R / $72NR    MIN/MAX: 5/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3151801-A2/4-3/117:10PM-8:10PMTHURSDAY
3151801-B
3/18-4/297:10PM-8:10PM
THURSDAY


THE FUNDAMENTALS OF DRAWING

This class focuses on the basics of drawing. Students will learn a variety of skills and gain knowledge. All drawing skills are welcome.  

AGE: 6-12    FEE: $42R / $63NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3151802-A2/4-3/116:00PM-7:00PM
THURSDAY
3151802-B
3/18-4/296:00PM-7:00PM
THURSDAY


LEGO ROBOTICS ACADEMY

The LEGO Robotics Academy is a comprehensive, repeatable after school program where children learn to design, build and program robots. Using a creative educational approach that supports Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), this class is led by teacher-led instruction followed by fun, engaging and dynamic activities. The Robotics Academy is a repeatable program where children are placed based on skill and experience. Younger students typically begin with the LEGO Education WeDo system, experienced and older students work with LEGO Mindstorms EV3 robot. Students can move up a level each time they take the class to take on more advanced concepts and activities.

AGE: 6-14    FEE: $102R / $153NR    MIN/MAX: 4/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3151804-A2/2-3/95:30PM-6:30PMTUESDAY
3151804-B
4/13-5/185:30PM-6:30PMTUESDAY


RACE CAR ENGINEERING ACADEMY

This is a new STEM curriculum that teaches students all about how race cars work, gear ratios, motors, servos, steering mechanisms, etc.  We have 2 models of cars for different age groups to use.  Each student will be able to configure, design and drive a radio controlled race car.   This curriculum leads up to a new competition in the area using these cars. Returning students will continue in their education if they have taken this class before. Taught by Chasewood Learning.

AGE: 10-16    FEE: $102R / $153NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3151807-A2/2-3/96:40PM-7:40PMTUESDAY
3151807-B4/13-5/186:40PM-7:40PM
TUESDAY


BUNNY SWEETS & TREATS

The bunny will be hopping into town before we know it. Are you prepared for to make Peter Rabbit & Cottontail some sweets & treats before they arrive? Join us of an evening of fun as we discover new and exciting scrumptious treats before our bunny friends arrive. Please inform the front desk of any food allergies upon registration or email the Alisa at aanders@romeoville.org.

AGE: 5-12    FEE: $15R / $23NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3152102-A3/116:30PM-7:30PMTHURSDAY


SPECTACULAR MAGIC!

Amaze family and friends with tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mind-reading and more! You’ll discover tricks that are quick to learn and easy to perform. All materials are provided, and each participant receives a magic kit to take home. This class will take place at the Plainfield Park District’s PARC Building (24550 West Renwick Road, Plainfield).

AGE: 5-12    FEE: $30R / $45NR    MIN/MAX: 1/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3151808-A2/105:00PM-5:55PMWEDNESDAY
3151808-B4/226:45PM-7:40PMTHURSDAY


ALPHABET FUN

Does your little one love to learn? Join us in class as we discover an exciting theme and focus on a  new letter each week. Participants will hear a story, have fun with the alphabet, do a craft, and socialize in play. In this class, participants will be on their own without a parent.

AGE: 4-5    FEE: $30R / $45NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3081804-A2/17-3/1712:00PM-12:45PMWEDNESDAY
3081804-B4/21-5/1912:00PM-12:45PM
WEDNESDAY


MOM'S NIGHT OUT

Moms, you deserve it! Drop the kids off for a well-needed 2.5 hours of free time for you and fun for them. Children will spend their time making a Mother’s Day Craft, playing games, and so much more. Drop off and pick up at any time. A small  snack will be provided (inform front desk of allergies).

AGE: 5-12    FEE: $15R / $23NR    MIN/MAX: 6/30

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
3152101-A5/75:30PM-8:00PMFRIDAY

*MINECRAFT ENGINEERING

Does your child love Minecraft?  Imagine if children learn Civil Engineering while they are  in a Minecraft world.  This program teaches engineering concepts that apply in a Minecraft environment.  Imagine learning about bridges and making the Tower of London bridge, or a town with stores, libraries, schools and more.  We inspire future Engineers using Minecraft!!  As a bonus, all students will be part of the Chasewood Minecraft Club with all members participating in challenges and innovation discussions weekly. This program is virtual and meets weekly through Zoom. Program date and time arranged with parent after registration. 

Requirement:  All students need to have a Minecraft.net Java Edition license on a PC or Mac ($26)

AGE: 6-16    FEE: $102R / $153NR

CODEDATE
*3151811-A2/2-3/9
*3151811-B4/13-5/18


*ONLINE ROBOTICS

Do you want to learn to program robots? It’s easy and fun! In this program, students will learn how to code a robot to perform tasks and use different types of sensors. Students will focus on problem solving, logic and math. Once you register, you become a part of the Robotics Club that partakes in CoderZ competitions.

AGE: 8-16    FEE: $102R / $153NR

CODEDATE
*3151812-A2/2-3/9
*3151812-B4/13-5/18


*LEARN TO CODE

Beginners to Advanced, students will learn programming using MIT’s Scratch learning platform.  Students will learn programming logic, use of variables, input/output and many other programming constructs. Students can learn how to create an online music band, interactive story and even a online game that others can play!

AGE: 6-16    FEE: $102R / $153NR

CODEDATE
*3151813-A2/2-3/9
*3151813-B4/13-5/18


*CODING: APP DESIGN

The world today is on our smart devices.  Students now can learn how to make apps for smart phones and tablets!  Using MIT’s App Inventor, we will teach students how to create an app, design the screens, buttons, slider bars and more. Put that all together and you can make an app that can be used by all.  Apps like a game, a photo app, a magic 8 ball and more! Class days and times will be arranged with the parent.

AGE: 10-16    FEE: $102R / $153NR

CODEDATE
*3151814-A2/2-3/9
*3151814-B4/13-5/18


*CODING: APP DESIGN

The world today is on our smart devices.  Students now can learn how to make apps for smart phones and tablets!  Using MIT’s App Inventor, we will teach students how to create an app, design the screens, buttons, slider bars and more. Put that all together and you can make an app that can be used by all.  Apps like a game, a photo app, a magic 8 ball and more! Class days and times will be arranged with the parent.

AGE: 10-16    FEE: $102R / $153NR

CODEDATE
*3151814-A2/2-3/9
*3151814-B4/13-5/18


YOUTH SPANISH

Learning another language can open a world of possibilities for your child. In this class students will learn Spanish conversation and some Spanish grammar, reading, and    writing skills through interactive and engaging activities. New and exciting material each session!

AGE: 6-11    MIN/MAX: 6/8

SESSIONCODEFEEDATETIMEDAY(S)
13151827-A$60R / $90NR2/3-3/36:00PM-6:45PMWED
23151827-B$72R / $108NR3/10-4/146:00PM-6:45PMWED
23151827-C$72R / $108NR4/21-5/266:00PM-6:45PMWED


*YOUTH SPANISH LIVE AT HOME

Join us right from your living room as we explore new cultures and learn the Spanish language via the interactive Zoom platform! Younger children will learn conversational Spanish through fun and interactive activities and music while older children will also learn some Spanish phonetics to begin reading and writing in Spanish. Zoom login information will be emailed to participants before the first class.

AGE: 6-11    FEE: $72R / $108NR    MIN/MAX: 6/8

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
*3151828-B3/8-4/125:30PM-6:15PMMONDAY
*3151828-C4/19-5/245:30PM-6:15PMMONDAY


*INDICATES REMOTE LEARNING OPTION: CLASS DAYS AND TIMES WILL BE ARRANGED WITH THE PARENT OF SENT OUT PRIOR TO CLASS START.

PRIVATE MUSIC LESSONS

Experience specialized fun, high quality instruction that gets results. Sign up for  thirty minute private lessons at the Recreation Department front desk (fill out form and make payment). You will be contacted to set up days and times for the lessons once the paid registration has been received. Instruments are not provided. (Ages 3+)

TYPEFEESLESSONSCODE
VOICE$140R / $210NR43151403-04
VOICE
$240R / $360NR
83151403-08
VOICE
$300R / $450NR
123151403-12
GUITAR$140R / $210NR
43151404-04
GUITAR
$240R / $360NR
83151404-08
GUITAR
$300R / $450NR
123151404-12
KEYBOARD$140R / $210NR
43151405-04
KEYBOARD
$240R / $360NR
83151405-08
KEYBOARD
$300R / $450NR
123151405-12
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CONTACT

ALISA ANDER, PROGRAM SUPERVISOR
AANDERS@ROMEOVILLE.ORG
815-886-6258

KIDS CRAFT CORNER

Express your creativity during Kids Crafts Corner! In this relaxing environment, participants will explore individuality, build confidence, and make new friends. Exciting new projects will be offered each session.

AGE: 6-14    MIN/MAX: 5/12

PROJECTCODEDATETIMEDAY(S)FEE
TIE BLANKET3150102-A1/29
5:30PM-7:30PMFRIDAY$40R / $60NR
HEART STRING ART3150102-B
2/196:00PM-7:00PMFRIDAY
$25R / $38NR
MACRAME WALL DECOR3150102-C
3/56:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$25R / $38NR
BUNNY SOCK GNOME3150102-D
3/126:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$15R / $23NR
UNICORN STRING ART3150102-E
3/196:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$25R / $38NR
DIY TERRARIUM3150102-F
4/166:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$30R / $35NR
PANDA BEAR SQUISHY3150102-G
4/236:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$5R / $8NR
DIY HAIR SCRUNCHIE3150102-H
5/76:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$10R / $15NR
SLIME TIME3150102-I
5/146:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$15R / $23NR