Children’s Programs

Mad Science!

Ages 7-10
LCC (Room 4) Entry C
Your child will enjoy hands-on experiments with common and safe household items. They will be having so much fun that they won’t even realize how much they are learning. Dress for a mess in case any of our experiments splatter. Activities may include volcanoes, soluble messes, and ooze crafts. Session 1 is a repeat of Session 2. 

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Waitlist Available

F 6/14-6/28 1:00-2:30pm $59/$69

Waitlist Available

F 7/12-7/26 1:00-2:30pm $59/$69

Critter Class Parent & Me

Ages 3-13
LCC (Room 1) Entry C
Instructed by: Crosstown Exotics
Critter class is an introduction to some of the world’s most misunderstood creatures. Reptiles, Amphibians, and bugs. We will teach the importance of these creatures to the environment as well as their natural history and how to take care of them as pets. Each class will feature a different lineup of live animals. No open toed shoes. An adult must attend with participants.

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17664-A1 W 7/17 6:00-7:00pm $37/$47

Rising Star Musical Theater

Ages 6-12
LCC (Room 1) Entry C

Instructed by: All About Music & Children’s Theatre
Explore your dramatic and creative side while learning theatrical terms, musical concepts, and basic dance steps. Students will learn acting warmups, improv games and how to make props. They will also prepare a short performance of a popular musical such as “Encanto,” “Willy Wonka” or “Frozen” to be given during the final class for family and friends to attend. Registration deadline is Monday, May 13. 

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10151-A1 TU 5/14-6/25 6:45-7:45pm $136/$146

Magic Class

Ages 5-12
LCC (Bi-Centennial Room) Entry C
Instructed by: Magic Team of Gary Kantor
Children are guaranteed to have a great time as they learn 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, and each child receives a magic kit to take home. Children are grouped by age and always learn tricks that are age appropriate. You can sign up for this class again and again because brand new tricks are always taught at each session!

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11260-A1 F 7/19 6:45-7:40pm $28/$38

Youth Cooking Class

Ages 11-14
LCC (Kitchen) Entry C
Instructed by: Nutritious Earth
Nutritious Earth is a hands-on cooking program for youth. Participants are introduced to new and fun recipes each session that are colorful, delicious and easy to make. Culinary skills, food safety and sanitation are taught in an environment where nutritional value is explored and celebrated through mindful food awareness. Registration deadlines are Monday, June 3 and Wednesday, July 3. 

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TH 6/6-6/27 6:00-7:00pm $215/$225
15191-A2 M 7/8-7/29 6:00-7:00pm $215/$225

Fiesta Time Minicamp – Make Your Own Mini Piñata!

Ages 4-10
Instructed by: Language in Action, Inc.
Looking for something fun and educational for your child to do this summer? In this one-day camp children will decorate their very own mini piñata while singing songs in Spanish, learning Spanish words, and discovering the Mexican culture. All material is included. 

Activity Day Date Time  R/NR

Waitlist Available

TU 6/18 9:30-11:00am $30/$40
Location: Frankfort Park District, Founders Community Center, 140 Oak Street, Frankfort