EDGE Theatre Summer Slam

EDGE Theare Summer Slam Session

 

Summer Slam Session

E.D.G.E.  Summer Slam 2016

Our first 4 week session! All classes are held outside in the park next to Waveland Clock Tower (If you have ever been to Nerdception or where we LARPed “Attack on Titan”,  it’s the same space.) Unless of for real rain or cold and then they will be moved to Pendulum. All classes except for Python are individual classes. Drop-ins are welcome. They, of course, must meet their minimum to run at all.

Details and Perks of the Park:  There is plenty of metered parking, There is public bathrooms. Plenty of shade. A lovely bar/cafe. Drop your kid off or stay and enjoy the park! Sign up for 3 (paying classes) and get one free!

Address of Waveland:

3600 N Recreation Dr, Chicago, IL 60613. Classes are to the far south of the clock tower behind the bird Sanctuary. Parking either next to the tower or across the baseball fields on recreation drive.

Address of Rain day location- Pendulum

1803 W Byron St #215, Chicago, IL 60613

Please See Link for Class Descriptions, Times, Cost

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Unschoolers Platform

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It is with deep respect and great honor to the human spirit that the Unschoolers Platform (UP) was created. To boldly challenge our beliefs and expand our horizons as we co-navigate the awe and wonders of learning. UP provides a broad spectrum of ideas and information that will inspire any and everyone; from the nearly decided to the well-seasoned.

WHEN: Monday, February 22, 2016 – Thursday, February 25, 2016. (Hotel group rates are extended to Sunday, February 21, 2016 should you choose.)

WHERE: Key Lime Cove Water Resort at 1700 Nations Drive, Gurnee, IL 60031. Reservations phone: 224-656-8685. (Further hotel info HERE.)

REGISTRATION:
Early registration: Now through August 22, 2015. $175.00 for entire family.
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Teen Essentials, Classes at Jesse White park, April 3- May 29, 2015

From Yvonnie, Homeschooling Parent :

I am elated to announce that Jesse White Park, located at 410 W. Chicago Avenue (Chicago & Orleans; Chicago Brown Line Train stop), has agreed to having us utilize their facilities for homeschool teen programming.

The Spring schedule occurs every Friday, April 3 – May 29, 2015, as follows:

9:45-11:00 am Writing for College

11:00a – noon Lunch

12:00 – 1:15 pm Personal Finance

1:30-2:30 pm Fun & Games

2:30 – 4:30p Free time

4:30 – 6p Teen’s Nite Out

Teen’s Nite out is the only class that may be registered for online. For registration of any other classes please email Yvonnie directly The entire 10-week program, excluding the Teen’s Nite Out, is $60 per student total.

Programming for the Spring Session is scheduled for April 3rd – May 29th. *There will be NO CLASS on Friday April 10th. Students are encouraged to register for as many or as few classes as they choose.

Classes are for 13-18. If your child is outside of the age range, but with a birthday approaching or the classes really appeal their interests,  Email Yvonnie directly

Event: Cyberbullying Training Session

CMC (Chicagoland MUN Club) is sponsoring a training on cyberbullying that is open to all homeschool parents and youth group organizers and administrators as a community service. Please do forward. I know there has been some discussion about managing e-communications in various communities recently. 

Please note this is parents only.

Where: Ethical Humanist Society 7574 N. Lincoln, Skokie, IL
When: 6 P.M. September 17
RSVP: tallynsheart@yahoo.com email 

Copy: 

Today’s youth have integrated the use of digital devices into their daily lives and utilize social media apps to communicate with the world around them.   Technology integration which encourages social interaction and self-expression presents new opportunities for youth and challenges for parents and teachers as we work together to keep youth healthy and safe. Join us, along with the Internet Safety Specialist from the Attorney General’s Office, as we continue in our efforts to protect and educate our children. 

 

Event: Cyberbullying Training Session

CMC (Chicagoland MUN Club) is sponsoring a training on cyberbullying that is open to all homeschool parents and youth group organizers and administrators as a community service. Please do forward. I know there has been some discussion about managing e-communications in various communities recently. 

Please note this is parents only.

Where: Ethical Humanist Society 7574 N. Lincoln, Skokie, IL
When: 6 P.M. September 17
RSVP: tallynsheart@yahoo.com email 

Copy: 

Today’s youth have integrated the use of digital devices into their daily lives and utilize social media apps to communicate with the world around them.   Technology integration which encourages social interaction and self-expression presents new opportunities for youth and challenges for parents and teachers as we work together to keep youth healthy and safe. Join us, along with the Internet Safety Specialist from the Attorney General’s Office, as we continue in our efforts to protect and educate our children. 

 

Announcement: Mother’s Tea, Sept 7

Mother’s Tea
Sunday, September 7
2-4 pm

Amy Eaton’s house
(between Lawrence and Foster, Elston and Milwaukee- near Metra and blue line stops and the Jeff Park bus hub)

If you need the exact address, please contact me at amyceaton@gmail.com

Mothers’ Tea is a time for moms to relax and enjoy some tea, something tasty and conversation. Nursing babies are always welcome. If you are new to the group or just feel like you haven’t seen enough of anyone this summer, this is a great opportunity to come and enjoy some ladies only time!

Please rsvp so I know how many folks to expect. If you find yourself free at the last minute and haven’t responded, please come anyway!

Hope to see you there!

Amy