Events

Week of March 16 2014

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10:30am12:30pm

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Parents and their children, ages 0 - 6, enroll together. Parents improve their reading, writing, and math skills while children develop literacy in a fun learning environment.

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Parents and their children, ages 0 - 6, enroll together. Parents improve their reading, writing, and math skills while children develop literacy in a fun learning environment.

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE classes.

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE classes.

10:30am12:30pm

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

10:45am11:15am

Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

10:45am11:15am

Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

10:45am11:15am

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

10:15am10:30am

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Program: ELC Program

Toddlers love to move, so we’ve designed a lively storytime just for them! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and rhythm activities.

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Program: ELC Program

Toddlers love to move, so we’ve designed a lively storytime just for them! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and rhythm activities.

10:30am12:30pm

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Aprenda a tener una conversación en ingles.Registración requerida, contacte a Carmen Patlan al 847 623-2041 x 262. Learn to have a conversation in English. Registration is required contact Carmen Patlan at 847 623-2041 x 262.

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Aprenda a tener una conversación en ingles.Registración requerida, contacte a Carmen Patlan al 847 623-2041 x 262. Learn to have a conversation in English. Registration is required contact Carmen Patlan at 847 623-2041 x 262.

10:45am11:15am

Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

10:45am11:15am

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

10:30am12:30pm

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

10:45am11:15am

Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

10:45am11:15am

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Walk-in Reading, Math, and Computer Help; Trained tutors are available to help adults ages 17 and up improve their basic reading, writing, math, and computer skills. No reservations required!

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Walk-in Reading, Math, and Computer Help; Trained tutors are available to help adults ages 17 and up improve their basic reading, writing, math, and computer skills. No reservations required!

10:15am10:30am

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Program: ELC Program

Help your infant (6 to 23 months) develop new learning skills and sensory awareness by exploring books, singing songs and trying fun new activities together.

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Program: ELC Program

Help your infant (6 to 23 months) develop new learning skills and sensory awareness by exploring books, singing songs and trying fun new activities together.

10:45am11:15am

Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

More Info

Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

10:45am11:15am

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

10:30am12:30pm

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Temporary Visitors Driver’s License Preparation Classes will be available for immigrants seeking to obtain their driver’s license. The goal of this program will be to help prepare students pass the written portion of the Rules of the Road test in the state of IL, in order to be a licensed driver.

Clases de Preparación para obtener la licencia de conducir temporal para visitantes. El objetivo de este programa será ayudar a preparar a los estudiantes pasar la parte escrita del Reglamento de la prueba de carretera en el estado de Illinois, con el fin de ser un conductor con licencia.

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Temporary Visitors Driver’s License Preparation Classes will be available for immigrants seeking to obtain their driver’s license. The goal of this program will be to help prepare students pass the written portion of the Rules of the Road test in the state of IL, in order to be a licensed driver.

Clases de Preparación para obtener la licencia de conducir temporal para visitantes. El objetivo de este programa será ayudar a preparar a los estudiantes pasar la parte escrita del Reglamento de la prueba de carretera en el estado de Illinois, con el fin de ser un conductor con licencia.

10:30am12:30pm

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

 
12:00 pm
 
 
12:00pm1:00pm

Program: NONE

Yoga Instruction open to the public
All Yoga Levels are welcome
$60 for 6 week session/$12 drop in fee
Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothes

Instructed by:
Jacquelyn Cotey
847-707-9577

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Program: NONE

Yoga Instruction open to the public
All Yoga Levels are welcome
$60 for 6 week session/$12 drop in fee
Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothes

Instructed by:
Jacquelyn Cotey
847-707-9577

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Family Literacy Program (ESL) for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program (ESL) for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

More Info

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Parents and their children, ages 0 - 6, enroll together. Parents improve their reading, writing, and math skills while children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment.

More Info

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Parents and their children, ages 0 - 6, enroll together. Parents improve their reading, writing, and math skills while children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE family literacy.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE family literacy.

12:00pm3:00pm

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Family Literacy Program (ESL) for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program (ESL) for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

Room:

Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

More Info

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Parents and their children, ages 0 - 6, enroll together. Parents improve their reading, writing, and math skills while children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment.

More Info

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Parents and their children, ages 0 - 6, enroll together. Parents improve their reading, writing, and math skills while children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment.

Room:

Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE family literacy.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE family literacy.

 
 
1:00 pm
 
 
 

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Scores from the practice ACT test on March 1 will be returned at this hour-long session on March 15. Participants will also get professional advice on how to interpret their scores. Open only to students who took the practice test on March 1.

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Scores from the practice ACT test on March 1 will be returned at this hour-long session on March 15. Participants will also get professional advice on how to interpret their scores. Open only to students who took the practice test on March 1.

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

More Info

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

¿Sabías que 76 por ciento de los niños en Waukegan entran al kínder si conocimiento de libros, y 53 por ciento no pueden escribir su nombre? ¡Asegúrese que su pequeño aprendiz tenga las herramientas que necesita para tener éxito en la escuela!

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¿Sabías que 76 por ciento de los niños en Waukegan entran al kínder si conocimiento de libros, y 53 por ciento no pueden escribir su nombre? ¡Asegúrese que su pequeño aprendiz tenga las herramientas que necesita para tener éxito en la escuela!

2:00 pm

Clase va ensenar el procedimiento adecuado de cómo prender y apagar, identificar las partes de la computadora, habilidades del ratón, introducción de teclado, crear una carpeta, abrir documentos y guardar documentos y basió navegar el Internet.

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Clase va ensenar el procedimiento adecuado de cómo prender y apagar, identificar las partes de la computadora, habilidades del ratón, introducción de teclado, crear una carpeta, abrir documentos y guardar documentos y basió navegar el Internet.

 
 
 
 
 

Class will go over identifying the parts of a computer, how to use a computer, proper procedure for turning a computer on and off, mouse skills, introduction to typing how to create a folder, open documents, save documents, and simple navigation of the internet.

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Class will go over identifying the parts of a computer, how to use a computer, proper procedure for turning a computer on and off, mouse skills, introduction to typing how to create a folder, open documents, save documents, and simple navigation of the internet.

3:00 pm

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Program: ELC Program

A book club made possible by generous support from the Association for Library Service to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Registration required.

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Program: ELC Program

A book club made possible by generous support from the Association for Library Service to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Registration required.

 
 
 
3:30pm4:00pm

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

4:00 pm
 
 
 
 

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

More Info

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

 
 
5:00 pm
 
5:00pm6:30pm

Step into a world of color and imagination. Create glow-in-the-dark crafts, games and snacks.

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Step into a world of color and imagination. Create glow-in-the-dark crafts, games and snacks.

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Un programa de cuatro semanas para enseñar a los participantes las opciones de cuidado de salud actuales que pueden estar disponibles para ellos, a conectarse con un proveedor de atención de la salud en la comunidad, y educarlos sobre cuándo y cuándo no buscar atención hospitalaria de urgencia.

A four week program in Spanish to teach participants the current health care options that may be available to them, connect them with a community health care provider, and educate them on when to and when not to seek hospital emergency care.

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Un programa de cuatro semanas para enseñar a los participantes las opciones de cuidado de salud actuales que pueden estar disponibles para ellos, a conectarse con un proveedor de atención de la salud en la comunidad, y educarlos sobre cuándo y cuándo no buscar atención hospitalaria de urgencia.

A four week program in Spanish to teach participants the current health care options that may be available to them, connect them with a community health care provider, and educate them on when to and when not to seek hospital emergency care.

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE classes.

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE classes.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

More Info

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

5:30pm7:30pm

Self taught Spanish reading and writing computer program for native Spanish speakers. Limited to 8 people. To register contact Carmen Patlan, 847-623-2041 x 262.

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Self taught Spanish reading and writing computer program for native Spanish speakers. Limited to 8 people. To register contact Carmen Patlan, 847-623-2041 x 262.

Clase va ensenar el procedimiento adecuado de cómo prender y apagar, identificar las partes de la computadora, habilidades del ratón, introducción de teclado, crear una carpeta, abrir documentos y guardar documentos y basió navegar el Internet.

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Clase va ensenar el procedimiento adecuado de cómo prender y apagar, identificar las partes de la computadora, habilidades del ratón, introducción de teclado, crear una carpeta, abrir documentos y guardar documentos y basió navegar el Internet.

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Walk-ins are welcome. Join this class to practice for the naturalization interview.

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Walk-ins are welcome. Join this class to practice for the naturalization interview.

5:30pm7:30pm

Temporary Visitors Driver’s License Preparation Classes will be available for immigrants seeking to obtain their driver’s license. The goal of this program will be to help prepare students pass the written portion of the Rules of the Road test in the state of IL, in order to be a licensed driver.

Clases de Preparación para obtener la licencia de conducir temporal para visitantes. El objetivo de este programa será ayudar a preparar a los estudiantes pasar la parte escrita del Reglamento de la prueba de carretera en el estado de Illinois, con el fin de ser un conductor con licencia.

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Temporary Visitors Driver’s License Preparation Classes will be available for immigrants seeking to obtain their driver’s license. The goal of this program will be to help prepare students pass the written portion of the Rules of the Road test in the state of IL, in order to be a licensed driver.

Clases de Preparación para obtener la licencia de conducir temporal para visitantes. El objetivo de este programa será ayudar a preparar a los estudiantes pasar la parte escrita del Reglamento de la prueba de carretera en el estado de Illinois, con el fin de ser un conductor con licencia.

5:00pm6:30pm

Do you want to learn about the exciting world of robotics? Do you want to build and program your own robot?

Join the Robotics Club and work with other middle schoolers to program robots and compete in a regional 4-H competition in April.

For 6-8th grade students only.
The Club meets every Wednesday evening in the Computer Learning Center on the main floor.
Sponsored by the University of Illinois Extension and 4-H.

Call to sign up!

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Do you want to learn about the exciting world of robotics? Do you want to build and program your own robot?

Join the Robotics Club and work with other middle schoolers to program robots and compete in a regional 4-H competition in April.

For 6-8th grade students only.
The Club meets every Wednesday evening in the Computer Learning Center on the main floor.
Sponsored by the University of Illinois Extension and 4-H.

Call to sign up!

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE classes.

More Info

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Children develop literacy in a fun learning environment while their parents are in ABE classes.

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

More Info

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Children develop emergent literacy skills in a fun learning environment while their parents learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

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Family Literacy Program, ESL, for parents and their children, ages 0-6, to learn to read, write, and speak in English.

 
 
 
6:00 pm
 

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Program: ELC Program

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and make an assortment of art projects such as a glittery shamrock and a leprechaun hat.

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Program: ELC Program

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and make an assortment of art projects such as a glittery shamrock and a leprechaun hat.

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

More Info

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

Room:

Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

More Info

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Clases de preparación para el GED – grupos de estudio para ayudar con sus habilidades y preparación para obtener su diploma de equivalencia de escuela. Las clases se llevaran a cabo en español, según la materia (escritura, literatura, estudios sociales, ciencias, matemáticas y la constitución)

GED preparation classes – Study groups to help build your skills that will prepare you to get your high school equivalency diploma. Classes are taught in Spanish by subject area (writing, literature, social studies, science, math and the constitution)

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Program: ELC Program

Fun and interactive bilingual learning time in which stories are combined with hands-on extension activities ,such as science experiments, art projects, and drama activities that expand concepts presented in the stories read.

Un tiempo de aprendizaje bilingüe divertido e interactivo, en el cual las historias se combinan con actividades manuales, tales como experimentos de ciencia, proyectos artísticos, y actividades de drama que expanden los conceptos presentados en las historias que se han leído.

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Program: ELC Program

Fun and interactive bilingual learning time in which stories are combined with hands-on extension activities ,such as science experiments, art projects, and drama activities that expand concepts presented in the stories read.

Un tiempo de aprendizaje bilingüe divertido e interactivo, en el cual las historias se combinan con actividades manuales, tales como experimentos de ciencia, proyectos artísticos, y actividades de drama que expanden los conceptos presentados en las historias que se han leído.

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Program: ELC Program

Fun and interactive bilingual learning time in which stories are combined with hands-on extension activities ,such as science experiments, art projects, and drama activities that expand concepts presented in the stories read.

Un tiempo de aprendizaje bilingüe divertido e interactivo, en el cual las historias se combinan con actividades manuales, tales como experimentos de ciencia, proyectos artísticos, y actividades de drama que expanden los conceptos presentados en las historias que se han leído.

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Program: ELC Program

Fun and interactive bilingual learning time in which stories are combined with hands-on extension activities ,such as science experiments, art projects, and drama activities that expand concepts presented in the stories read.

Un tiempo de aprendizaje bilingüe divertido e interactivo, en el cual las historias se combinan con actividades manuales, tales como experimentos de ciencia, proyectos artísticos, y actividades de drama que expanden los conceptos presentados en las historias que se han leído.

6:00pm8:00pm

Aprenda a tener una conversación en ingles.Registración requerida, contacte a Carmen Patlan al 847 623-2041 x 262. Learn to have a conversation in English. Registration is required contact Carmen Patlan at 847 623-2041 x 262.

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Aprenda a tener una conversación en ingles.Registración requerida, contacte a Carmen Patlan al 847 623-2041 x 262. Learn to have a conversation in English. Registration is required contact Carmen Patlan at 847 623-2041 x 262.

6:00pm8:00pm

Aprenda a tener una conversación en ingles.Registración requerida, contacte a Carmen Patlan al 847 623-2041 x 262. Learn to have a conversation in English. Registration is required contact Carmen Patlan at 847 623-2041 x 262.

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Aprenda a tener una conversación en ingles.Registración requerida, contacte a Carmen Patlan al 847 623-2041 x 262. Learn to have a conversation in English. Registration is required contact Carmen Patlan at 847 623-2041 x 262.

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Adult Literacy Tutoring: George Jeffries and Student

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Adult Literacy Tutoring: George Jeffries and Student

6:30pm7:00pm

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.

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Program: ELC Program

Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.