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Art Classes at Chandler-Newberger Begin Sept. 21


Teen Dodgeball League – Deadline Tues. Jan. 13

dodgeballTeen Dodgeball League

Sundays, January 18—February 22, 2015

Class Number: 642807 A5
Location: Chandler-Newberger Center Gymnasium Fee: $20 R/$25 NR

Registration Deadline: The deadline is Tuesday, January 13. If we don’t have enough registrants by this date the program will be cancelled, however we will continue to accept registrations after this date if the program had enough registrants and spaces are still available.

Program Information:

  • The league will run on Sundays from 6:30-7:45pm. The league will not meet on Sunday, February 1st (Super Bowl).
  • All games will be played as 7 vs. 7. Matches will consist of winning 2 out of 3 games.
  • Each week the participants will play a different version of dodgeball.
  • For more information or questions, contact Ray Doerner at (847) 448-8682.
  • Chandler-Newberger Community Center 1028 Central St,. Evanston, IL 60201 (847) 448-8252

Spring Break Camps


Monday, March 25th – Friday, March 29th
Grades 1st-3rd = 9am-Noon
Grades 4th-6th = 1pm-4pm
$156 for either session
More information:
Dave Regnier, Director
3Point Athletics


Spring Break Arts Camp: Wizards!

From Merlin to Harry Potter to the Sorcerer’s Apprentice, the idea of people who study magic is woven through literature. In this full-day camp, the Cultural Arts Division folks will cover everything from magical beings to potions to foreseeing the future.
Mar 25-29, M-F 9am-5pm, Age: 6-11 yrs.
Fee: $200 R/$215 NR Length: 5 sessions

Spring Break Arts Camp: Survival Skills, a Tribute Training Camp

Inspired by recent YA literature that features an apocalyptical future, the Cultural Arts Division brings you a spring break camp that will get you in shape for whatever the future may hold: from archery to orienteering, star navigation to rope tying.
Mar 25-29, M-F 9am-5pm Age: 9-14 yrs.
Fee: $225 R/$245 NR Length: 5 sessions

For the program flyer and online registration, see the Parks & Recreation website



School vacations. They happen. Want your kiddo (5th grade and older) to do something besides take up residency on the couch? Tony Lawry, Piccolo’s programming and outreach director, as well as a Second City Detroit alum and founder of the teen improv group The Underage Sugar Addicts, puts together amazing Winter, Spring or Summer breaks full of improv, movement and other theatrical styles taught by a who’s who of Chicago area theatre and performing arts professional teaching artists.

Piccolo Theatre Spring Break Camp

Tony Lawry, Piccolo’s programming and outreach director, as well as a Second City Detroit alum and founder of the teen improv group The Underage Sugar Addicts, offers an amazing Spring break full of improv, movement and other theatrical styles.

March 25-28, 9:30a – 4p
Ages 10-15
$175 for the full camp Single day rates for $50/day

More information:



Ecology’s Adventure Spring Break Camp

The Evanston Adventure Bus is leaving, so hop on! New life is springing up all over Evanston and we are going to find it. Visit Lovelace Pond, Lighthouse Dunes and even a hidden playground to see what spring is like in every corner of your city. Games, crafts and mini-experiments make up our days, plus daily outside adventures in the Arboretum and beyond, so dress for the weather. Post-camp care is available.

Location: Evanston Ecology Center
Age: Grades K-5
Fee: $250 R/NR Length: 5 sessions
Mar 25-29 M-F 8am-4pm

Enroll on-line.



Spring Holiday Camp

Dates: March 25-28
Ext. Care available $3 per hr
Grades: 1-6
RPD Residents $30 per day
Non-Residents $35 per day

Ridgeville’s Spring Holiday Camp follows the tradition of our popular summer camps by offering kids a good time in a safe and nurturing environment. Daily art and recreational activities will be planned.

Click here to register online

Two 3-on-3 Basketball Tournaments for Kids Grades 3-8

Don’t miss out on the 20th Annual March Madness 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament for 4th-8th grade boys and girls! The tournaments will be held on Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17. There will also be a basketball contest on Friday, March 16.

To enter, complete the Registration form, have every team member’s parent or guardian sign the waiver, and bring it with the full fee ($64; no cash, please) to Chandler-Newberger Center no later than Monday, March 4, 2013.

Chandler-Newberger Center
1028 Central St.
Evanston, IL 60201


Register for the Daejae Coleman 3-on-3 Co Ed Basketball Tournament for grades 3-6. Saturday, March 9. Evanston Township High School (Dodge Ave. Entrance), Beardsley Gym.
All players receive a tournament t-shirt. Winners of each tourney receive a trophy. Team registration by 3/8. Team of 3=$25. Team of 4=$35. Individual/Team registration at the door: Indiv=$10, Team of 3=$30. Team of 4=$40. Spectators=$3.
Proceeds will go to support the Evanston Swims Program. Tournament sponsored by the Justin Wynn Leadership Academy.