2020 Autumn Program Guide

Chess Wizards • AGES 6-12 Chess Wizards is a premier chess education company providing fun, informative and challenging chess lessons. They also provide many important life concepts including learning the ability to win graciously and accept defeat with dignity and good sportsmanship. Students are grouped according to their chess experience. Each student has the chance to participate in a mini-chess tournament by the end of the session. (jam) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N 95th Street Culinary Arts Room 303 • 2244 West 95th St. 52238 Sep 18-Dec 4 F 4:00-5:00 pm $189/$219 Computer Explorers: Making your Frozen TM Movie • AGES 7-11 What’s the next adventure for Anna, Elsa and Olaf? You decide! We will create our own Frozen TM movie using special movie making cameras and software. As directors and producers, we will work in teams to create our own story and script, build various Frozen TM Lego® scenes and film our own movie. We will use graphic editing techniques and stop motion animation add background noise and music and show our movie at a private screening on the last day of class. All students will get a copy of their movie after class ends. (jam) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N 95th Street Classroom 210 • 2244 West 95th St. 52296 Oct 20-Nov 10 Tu 4:30-6:00 pm $97/$127 Mad Science: Junior Detective Series • AGES 5-11 Investigate what it takes to become a Junior Detective. Enjoy the hands- on, educational and fun STEM-based curriculum. Different subjects are covered each week including: Crime Lab, Spy Academy, Agent Undercover, Sleuths on the Scene, Whodunit and Junior Detectives. Each topic includes hands-on, theme-based projects thatare engaging and help build skills like problem-solving, observation and analysis, scientific work, drawing conclusions and more. This class provides everything you need to get started on your own detective adventure! (jam) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N 95th Street Culinary Arts Room 303 • 2244 West 95th St. 52239 Sep 23-Oct 28 W 4:30-5:30 pm $144/$174 Magic • AGES 5-12 Have a great time learning a collection of fascinating and mesmerizing tricks from the Magic Team of Gary Kantor! Amaze family and friends with tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mind reading and more. All materials are provided. Receive a magic kit to take home. Sign up again and again! New tricks are taught at each session! Kids are grouped by age and always learn tricks that are age-appropriate. (jam) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N Fort Hill Multipurpose Room 1 • 20 Fort Hill Dr. 53019 Oct 26 M 6:45-7:40 pm $20/$30 RoboThink: Fall After School Robotic Club • AGES 6-12 Build creative robots, engage in exciting robotics challenges, and have STEM-tastic fun! Equipped with RoboThink’s innovate kits, use motors, sensors, gears and mainboards to build robot creation of all shapes, sizes and functions! Each session, students are introduced to engineering concepts through our trained instructors and picture-based lesson plans. Students apply these concepts to solve challenges, provide solutions to problems, and build creative robots in a fun environment. RoboThink’s lesson plans and STEM curriculum are designed by teachers and engineers. This activity is interactive, hands-on and engaging to promote learning in a fun way! No prior experience necessary. There are different curricula to adjust for experience levels. (jam) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N 95th Street Multipurpose Room 204 • 2244 West 95th St. 52035 Sep 15-Oct 20 Tu 4:15-5:45 pm $172/$202 ! For in-person programs, Naperville Park District has implemented Criteria for the Operation of Park District Programs Relative to COVID-19. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS. SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY F o r v i r t u a l s c i e n c e & t e c h n o l o g y p r o g r a m s CLICK HERE! NAPERVILLE PARK DISTRICT Promoting healthy lives, minds and community REGISTER ONLINE AT NAPERVILLEPARKS.ORG  PROGRAMS SEARCHABLE BY AGE AND LOCATION 63 AUTUMN 2020 SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY