Youth Recreational Programs

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SumoBot Camp

Sumo Bots is a fun blend of designing robots to compete in a SumoBot competition. In this class students will learn the physics and concepts of robots.  An understanding of the engineering process combined with fun competition will provide students a whole world of fun and learning. Students should bring a snack and a water bottle to camp each day.

AGE: 7-15    FEE: $210R / $315NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151841-16/14-6/189:00AM-1:00PMMON-FRI
1151841-27/12-7/169:00AM-1:00PMMON-FRI


Minecraft Engineering Camp

Minecraft is all the rage! This program provides a successful curriculum that teaches engineering concepts and allows children to apply them in a Minecraft environment. By the end of the camp, children will compete several challenges and receive a Minecraft Engineering Certificate. Students should bring a snack and a water bottle to camp each day.

AGE: 7-15    FEE: $210R / $315NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151842-16/21-6/259:00AM-1:00PMON-FRI
1151842-27/26-7/309:00AM-1:00PMON-FRI


STEM Medley Camp

Robotics, Engineering, and Coding! This medley of activities offers a variety of STEM classes all in one.  Each day, students will work on a different STEM discipline, including building and programming robots, building engineering models, and programming interactive stories, games and animations. Returning students will continue in their education in each of these unique fields of learning. Students should bring a snack and a water bottle to camp each day.

AGE: 7-15    FEE: $210R / $315NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151843-18/9-8/139:00AM-1:00PMMON-FRFI


SLIMETASTIC

It’s ooey, gooey, slippery and slimy. Participants will have a blast learning different ways to make SLIME! Each participant will bring home their own SLIME!

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

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1150118-A7/166:00PM-7:00PMFRIDAY


*Minecraft Engineering

Does your child love Minecraft?  This program teaches engineering concepts that apply in a Minecraft environment. As a bonus, all students will be part of the Chasewood Minecraft Club. This program is virtual and meets weekly through Zoom. Requirement:  All students need to have a Minecraft.net Java Edition license on a PC or Mac ($26)

AGE: 6-16    FEE: $102R / $153NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATE
1151811-A*6/7-8/27

*REMOTE LEARNING OPTION

*Online Robotics

Have your child learn robotics online! Students learn how to use code a robot to perform tasks including use of different types of sensors. Students learn problem solving skills, logic and math.  We use the CoderZ website as our classroom.  As a bonus, every student will be part of Chasewood’s Robotics Club that will compete in a CoderZ competitions. Program dates and time to be arranged with parent.

AGE: 8-16    FEE: $102R / $153NR    MIN/MAX: 5/10

CODEDATE
1151812-A*6/7- 8/27

*REMOTE LEARNING OPTION

*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    MIN/MAX: 2/10

CODEDATE
1151813-A*6/7- 8/27

*REMOTE LEARNING OPTION

*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    MIN/MAX: 2/10

CODEDATE
1151814-A*6/1- 8/27

*REMOTE LEARNING OPTION

Making Art Inspired By Art History For Kids

Students will complete a number of artworks while learning about a diverse group of artists and works of art throughout history. This “hands-on” approach to art history will inspire students to explore new ways to make art. All students will have access to the creative tools that promote self-expression and self-esteem through the visual arts. Classes are taught by professional artist and educator, Chris Beaty. All supplies provided. There will be an exhibition on July 13 to showcase all the artwork.

AGE: 10-14    FEE: $80R / $120NR    MIN/MAX: 6/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151803-A6/7-7/125:30PM-7:30PMMONDAY


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. No Class 7/1.

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

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151802-A6/17-7/226:00PM-7:00PMTHURSDAY


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)
1151808-A6/175:00PM-5:55PMTHURSDAY


*VIRTUAL MAGIC CLASS AT HOME

Professional magician Gary Kantor now teaches his popular magic class ONLINE for you to take at your convenience . This 45-minute online class teaches children how to perform a number of mind-boggling tricks using everyday household items. Class is for ages 5-12.  (When you register, you will be told the household items that are needed for the class.)

AGE: 5-12    FEE: $13R     MIN/MAX: 1/99

CODE
1151830-A
1151830-B
1151830-C
1151830-D

*REMOTE LEARNING OPTION

CHESS WIZARDS CAMP

Join us this summer for tons of challenging chess lessons, exciting games, and cool prizes. You’ll improve your chess skills, meet new friends, and work out your most powerful muscle - your brain! Activities during camp include fun team chess games, recess time, snacks, tournaments, and puzzles. Each camper receives a T-shirt, trophy, and puzzle folder.

AGE: 6-12    FEE: $180R / $270NR    MIN/MAX: 6/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151460-A6/14-6/189:30AM-11:00AMMON-FRI
1151460-B7/19-7/239:30AM-11:00AMMON-FRI


Rock Band Camp

Designed for students of all levels, from beginners to seasoned artists, this program is taught by real musicians using the unique B2R method, which will have students playing full songs in no time! Students are placed in a band according to their age and skill level and the requirements of ensemble playing, teamwork and achievement of musical objectives are stressed. Camp culminates in a rock band performance.

AGE: 6-12    FEE: $294R / $400NR    MIN/MAX: 3/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1150813-16/21-6/255:30PM-6:30PMMON-FRI


Ukulele 101

Students will learn the basics of ukulele in an interactive group setting. Starting with the fundamentals of ukulele and music theory, students will learn everything they need to start playing songs quickly. Students will learn and play together in a team-like atmosphere, motivating and encouraging each other to practice and perform.

AGE: 7-14    FEE: $204R / $306NR    MIN/MAX: 3/10

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1150814-15/25-6/296:30PM-7:30PMTUESDAY


Catapult Construction

Have you ever wondered how to construct a catapult? Join us in learning about constructing a catapult and being challenged yourself in building a catapult. Catapults will be built out of craft sticks and various other items. Take your design to the test and launch materials to see how far your catapult launches.

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

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151840-17/145:30PM-6:30PMWEDNESDAY


Make Your Own Mini Piñata!

Looking for something fun AND educational for your child to do this summer? Children will celebrate summer by decorating their very own mini piñata while singing songs in Spanish, learning Spanish words, and discovering the Mexican culture. All material is included.

AGE: 4-11    FEE: $18R / $27NR    MIN/MAX: 6/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151829-A8/129:30AM-11:00AMTHURSDAY


Vámonos 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.
No class 6/30. 

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

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151827-A6/16-7/2810:00AM-10:45AMWEDNESDAY


Vámonos Youth Spanish Camp

Get your passport ready and take off with us as we start our summer vacation! Children will make their own “passports” and have them “stamped” in each Spanish-speaking country that we explore! Students will discover the unique culture in each country, while also learning some Spanish words and songs! Come join the fun and adventure!

AGE: 5-12    FEE: $36R / $54NR    MIN/MAX: 6/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151828-A8/9-8/119:30AM-11:00AMMON-WED


I Speak French - LIVE

Join us right from your living room as we explore new cultures and learn the French  languages via the interactive Zoom platform!  Zoom login information will be emailed to participants before the first class.

AGE: 7-12    FEE: $48R / $72NR    MIN/MAX: 2/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151834-A6/21-7/126:15PM-7:00PMMONDAY
1151834-B7/19-8/96:15PM-7:00PMMONDAY


I SPEAK ITALIAN - LIVE

Join us right from your living room as we explore new cultures and learn the Italian  languages via the interactive Zoom platform!  Zoom login information will be emailed to participants before the first class.

AGE: 7-12    FEE: $48R / $72NR    MIN/MAX: 2/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151835-A6/16-7/76:15PM-7:00PMWEDNESDAY
1151835-B7/14-8/46:15PM-7:00PMWEDNESDAY


Vámonos Youth Spanish- LIVE

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: 7-12    FEE: $48R / $72NR    MIN/MAX: 2/12

CODEDATETIMEDAY(S)
1151832-B6/15-7/66:15PM-7:00PMTUESDAY
1151832-A
6/17-7/1810:30AM-11:15AMTHURSDAY
1151832-C6/17-7/18
6:15PM-7:00PM
THURSDAY
1151832-E7/13-8/36:15PM-7:00PM
TUESDAY
1151832-D7/15-8/510:30AM-11:15AM
THURSDAY
1151832-F
7/15-8/56:15PM-7:00PM
THURSDAY

*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 / $360NR83151403-08
VOICE$300R / $450NR123151403-12
GUITAR$140R / $210NR43151404-04
GUITAR$240R / $360NR83151404-08
GUITAR$300R / $450NR123151404-12
KEYBOARD$140R / $210NR43151405-04
KEYBOARD$240R / $360NR83151405-08
KEYBOARD$300R / $450NR123151405-12
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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
WOODEN JEWELRY BOX1150116-016/186:00PM-7:00PMFRIDAY$12R / $18NR
SUMMER SUN CATCHERS1150116-02
6/256:00PM-7:00PMFRIDAY
$9R / $14NR
DIY FLOWER POT1150116-037/96:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$9R / $14NR
POPSICLE STICK BIRD FEEDER1150116-04
7/236:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$9R / $14NR
FLEECE TIE HEART PILLOW1150116-05
7/306:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$9R / $14NR
MASON JAR DESIGN1150116-06
8/136:00PM-7:00PM
FRIDAY
$9R / $14NR