RM Pa r k District 4 1 0 A utu m n 2 Registration begins August 4 Early Childhood Programs, pages 18-21 Senior Programs, pages 25-28 Special Events, pages 4 & 5 rmparks.org NATIONAL NIGHT OUT Tuesday, August 5th 2014 Community Center Park 6 to 8:30 pm National Night Out is a community event that is designed to generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime eﬀorts. It is meant to strengthen neighborhood spirit and police partnerships. This years event features: Live Entertainment Snacks and Beverages Craft Table Face Painting Jesse White Tumblers Giveaways FREE Pool Hours 6:30-10 pm at NSC Pool Fireworks Display and much, much more! Table of Contents Important Information Table of Contents Adult Programs (24) Aquatics (4) Athletics (12-16) Fall Registration Dates Resident Registration August 4 Non-Resident Registration August 11 Archery-14 Fall Baseball-15 Disc Golf-36 Fencing-14 Gymnastics-12-13 Karate-15 Tae Kwon Do-15 Youth Sports Classes-14-16 Fall Learn to Skate Registration Dates Fall 1 Registration Starts August 4 Fall 2 Registration Starts October 13 Birthday Parties (8) Early Childhood (18-21) Splash Pad at Nelson Sports Complex Closes Sunday, September 28. See page 4 for more info. Enrichment Classes-21 Kids Day Out-19 Preschool-18 PreKindergarten-19 Tot Time-18 Quick Guide to Park District Phone Numbers Community Center, 847-818-3200 Maintenance, 847-963-0550 Nelson Sports Complex Ice Arena, 847-818-3210 NSC Fitness Center, 847-818-3214 NSC Pool, 847-818-3216 Park Central, 847-818-3220 Plum Grove Park, 847-397-4800 West Meadows Ice Arena, 847-398-2700 Facility Rentals (29) Fitness Center (22-23) Classes-23 Membership-22 Ice Programs (30-33) Birthday Parties-32 Adult Hockey-31 Ice Hockey-30-31 Learn to Skate-33 Public Skate-32 Winter/Spring Catalog Catalog comes out week of November 17 Resident Registration November 24 Non-Resident Registration December 1 Parks, Playgrounds & Sports Fields (42-43) Seniors (25-28, 39) Teens (17) Youth Specialty Programs (6-7, 9-11) Chorus-11 Computer Programs-9 Dance-6-7 Magic Class-9 Theater-10 Stay Connected-Visit us on Facebook Connect with us on Facebook and stay on top of the latest news, programs, events and other fun information. Miscellaneous Pages Bike & Walk Pathway-36 CARE-34 Code of Conduct-12 Garden Club-24 General Info-40-42 Kimball Hill Pond-42 NWSRA-34 Opera in Focus-28 Reciprocal Agreements-35 Registration Form-37 RM Park District Foundation-38 Sled Hill-42 Thorguard-10 REG Re E IN ly r ER ON IST er L ig st Ea rmparks.org Autumn 2014 rmparks.org 3 Aquatics/Summer Special Events 4 Splash Pad at Nelson Sports Complex is open thru September 28! Plum Grove Park Aquatic Facility NSC Aquatic Facility Pool Season Pool Season 4001 Park Drive, Palatine, IL 60067 847-397-4800 3900 Owl Drive 847-818-3216 Summer Season: June 7-August 17 Post Season Weekends: August 23-September 1, Labor Day Daily Fees Summer Season: June 13-August 17 Closed for the season except the Splash Pad Daily Fees Afternoon: $5 Evening: $3 Weekend: $8 ($3 after 5 pm) 3 years and under are free for daily admission Afternoon: $6 Evening: $3 3 years and under are free for daily admission Hours of Operation Hours of Operation Monday-Friday: 1-5 pm & 6-8 pm Saturdays: 1-8 pm Sundays: 1-7 pm Labor Day Hours: 1-5 pm (closed for the season) Daily: 1-4:30 pm & 6:30-8:30 pm At the Splash Pad Nelson Sports Complex Splash Pad Enjoy these additional Splash Hours: Summer Season Hours: June 13-August 17 Monday- Friday: 9 am-12:45 pm & 4:30-6:15 pm Saturday & Sunday: 11 am-12:45 pm Residents: free, please bring ID to show proof of residency Non-Residents: $2 per child Non-Resident Season Splash Pass: $20 Post Season Hours: August 18-September 28 Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 4 pm-6 pm Tuesday and Thursday: 10 am-noon and 4 pm-6pm Saturday & Sunday: 11 am-2 pm Free admission to all Special Summer Events National Night Out, All ages Tuesday, August 5, 6-8:30 pm FREE! National Night Out is a community event that is designed to generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime efforts. It is meant to strengthen neighborhood spirit, police partnerships and the enjoyment of our hometown feel. The event includes food and beverages, crafts, bounce house, give-aways, face painting, Jessie White Tumblers, Boom Box Juke Box Truck, Staley from the Chicago Bears, Skates from the Chicago Wolves, free pool hours (extended to 10 pm), firework display and more! Don’t miss out on the event of the year. Loc.: Community Center Park Hawaiian Splash Party & Duck Derby Race, All ages Friday, August 8 at the NSC pool, starting at 6:30 pm It’s that time of the year again, where the pool becomes a tropical island for the night. There will be poolside games, swimming and even a cold treat! The annual Duck Derby hosted by the Rolling Meadows Environmental Committee, Rotary Club of Rolling Meadows and the Park District Foundation will begin at 7 pm by the slides. This event will lead directly into Flick & Float. This event will be free to pool pass holders, regular admission is required. Loc.: Nelson Sports Complex Pool Grilling at the Grove, All ages Friday, August 15, 6-8 pm Summer is coming to an end, so why not bring your friends and family to the Plum Grove Park Pool and enjoy a night of swimming and DJ entertainment. Every patron will receive one free hot dog. This event will be free to Splash Pass and NSC pool pass holders, regular admission is required. Additional concessions will be available for purchase. Loc.: Plum Grove Park Pool Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Special Events Mother and Son Date Night, All Ages Family Fun Night, All ages Moms, it’s your night to come spend time with your little man. Come dressed in your favorite sports team attire. We will have pizza, play games and finish the evening with a movie and popcorn. Registration deadline: Friday, September 12. Loc.: Community Center Code #: Fee: 15-4100 $10 Mom 15-4101 $10 First Son 15-4102 $7 Additional Son Join us for our family fun night. There will a bounce house, cotton candy, games, face painting and a bubble machine. Gather your family and friends for a fun filled night at the Park District. No registration required. Loc.: Community Center Fee: Free Friday, September 26, 6-8 pm Pumpkin Carving, Ages 3-8 Wednesday, October 15, 6-7 pm We have the pumpkins if you have the creativity. Children will receive one small pumpkin to carve or decorate. Feel free to bring another on your own. Tables will have carving tools and patterns. Be prepared to get a little messy. Parents must attend. Registration deadline is Wednesday, October 8. Loc.: Community Center Code #: Fee: 15-4114 Free Thanksgiving Feast, Ages 3-8 Wednesday, November 19, 6-7 pm The pilgrims sat down to a feast of corn, mashed potatos and turkey while giving thanks for their bounty. We will enjoy a warm fall treat, do a Thanksgiving craft and end the night with a Thanksgiving story. Parents must attend. Registration deadline is Wednesday, November 5. Loc.: Community Center Code #: Fee: 15-4111 Free F r Path at rick or T T n O ct o re e , b y e ida er 2 4 Hallo w Come join us for our annual family-friendly Halloween celebration. Trick or Treat inside from house to house collecting candy from your favorite characters Cinderella, Mike Wazowski, Winnie the Pooh, Woody and many more! After trick or treating join us in the gym for games, crafts and face painting. Make sure to bring your camera to take pictures with your favorite characters. All ages welcome! Registration deadline: 10/23 Friday, November 21, 6-8 pm Breakfast With Santa Claus Saturday, December 6 Santa and Mrs. Claus are joining us to celebrate the season. This holiday event includes breakfast and a visit with Santa. Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, fruit, milk, juice and coffee. Please bring your camera if you would like a photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Please make sure to bring booster seats for your little ones. Registration deadline Friday, November 21. Check in will begin 15 minutes prior to the event. (Max. 140 per seating) Loc.: Community Center Auditorium Code #: Day Date Time R/NR Fee 15-4115 Saturday 12/6 8:30-9:30 am $7/$10 adult (13+ yrs.) 15-4116 Saturday 12/6 8:30-9:30 am $5/$7 child (3-12 yrs.) 15-4103 Saturday 12/6 8:30-9:30 am 2 yrs. & under free 15-4104 Saturday 12/6 15-4105 Saturday 12/6 15-4106 Saturday 12/6 10:45-11:45 am 10:45-11:45 am 10:45-11:45 am $7/$10 adult (13+ yrs.) $5/$7 child (3-12 yrs.) 2 yrs. & under free Santa Calls Thursday, December 18, 6-7 pm Rolling Meadows Park District will be providing a direct line to the North Pole. Forms will be available starting Monday, December 1 at the Community Center. Forms must be submitted by Tuesday, December 16. Phone calls will be made on Thursday, December 18 between 6-7 pm. Pajama Party Fun Nights, Ages 3 years to 1st grade* Friday, 6-9 pm*new ages Parents this night is for you. Drop your children off at the Community Center for a night of kid fun. Kids come dressed in your pajamas. Bring a pillow and blanket and get ready to have a blast at this party. We will play games in the gym, do a craft, eat a special snack and watch a movie. Registration deadline is the Wednesday before the event. Loc.: Community Center Additional Child: $8 Code #: Date: Fee R/NR: 15-4107 9/5 (5-8 pm) $12/$17 (Movie in the Park follows) 15-4117 10/3 $12/$17 15-4112 11/7 $12/$17 15-4113 12/5 $12/$17 Game Night Drop In, 2nd-5th grade Stop by for a night of fun with friends. We will have a variety of activities including games, gym time, Wii and concessions. A waiver must be signed the first time a child attends Game Night. Parents must come in to pick up their child at the end of the night. Loc.: Rolling Meadows Community Center, Senior Entrance Day: Fridays 9/19 Time: 6-9 pm 10/17 Fee: $5, pay at the door 11/21 12/19 American Girl Tea Party - Gratitude Garden Theme Sunday, November 16 Parents are free but must attend. Pre-registration for R/NR: $5/$8 and the day of the event for R/NR: $6/$9. All ages welcome! Time: Check in begins at 6 pm Loc.: Community Center Trick or Treating 6:15-7:30 pm Code #: Ages: Fee R/NR: 15-4109 2 and under Free 15-4110 3 to 12 years old $5/$8 Autumn 2014 Calling all girls, get dressed up in your fancy clothes and bring any favorite doll all dressed up for a special experience. Your girl will make a sweet memento for their doll and her! Then we’ll have a fancy tea party. Parents are welcome to come in the last 5 minutes to take pictures, bring your camera. Inst.: Kim Kusiciel Location: Community Center Room Code # Ages Time Fee R/NR 15-1216 4-6 yrs. 1-2 pm $12/$15 15-1226 6-9 yrs. 2:15-3:15 pm $12/$15 rmparks.org 5 Autumn & Winter Break Trips/Dance 6 Autumn & Winter Break Trips Come and enjoy a day full of activities with the Rolling Meadows Park District. We offer Winter and Spring Break Camps. Register early, space is limited. Trips are a co-op with Salt Creek Park District. Lunch is not included. Ages: 6-12 Time: Drop-off begins at 8:45 am. Fee: $28/$42 Pickup is from 4-4:15 pm. Starting Location: Community Autumn Winter Chicago Children’s Museum Climb on schooner, hide in a tree house, construct a skyscraper, tinker with real tools, fish in a river, make art you can take home and so much more. Code # Day Date 15-5105 Mon. 12/22 Funway Entertainment Center Bowling/Laser Tag Bowl a couple games and afterward we will enjoy a round of laser tag. Please wear socks and shoes. Code # Day Date 15-5102 Mon. 11/24 Odyssey Fun World Come play with us for a day filled with arcades, indoor rides and games. Code # Day Date 15-5103 Tue. 11/25 Extreme Trampolines Bounce and jump around on massive trampolines. Campers will have the opportunity to play dodge ball and basketball. Additional waiver is required. Code # Day Date 15-5104 Wed. 11/26 School Days Off Trips, Fee: $28/$42 Wheeling Indoor Waterpark Join us for a full, fun day of swimming. Please bring a swim suit and towel. Code # Day Date 15-5100 Mon. 10/13 Safari Land Funway is over five acres of fun! Enjoy a day of games and indoor rides. Code # Day Date 15-5106 Tue. 12/23 Movie Day/American Academy of Gymnastic’s Come watch a movie with us and enjoy an afternoon of gymnastics. Code # Day Date 15-5107 Fri. 12/26 Legoland Building Legos and watching Lego movie is a great way to spend time at Legoland. Code # Day Date 15-5108 Mon. 12/29 Ice-skating/Laser X Join us for two fun activities! Ice skating in the morning and laser tag in the afternoon. Code # Day Date 15-5109 Tue. 12/30 Enchanted Castle Arcades, miniature golf and indoor rides. Code # Day Date 15-5110 Fri. 1/2 Bowling, arcades and amusement rides all at one location. Code # Day Date 15-5101 Tue. 11/4 Dance Company Company members take one intensive class a week consisting of tap, jazz and ballet. During the June recital, company members will participate in one dance for each style as well as a whole production number. We are looking for new members for our company. Previous dance experience required. Auditions are necessary for accurate class placement. If you are interested in being a company member please contact Debbie at [email protected] or Andrea at [email protected] No Class on 11/24 and 11/26 Dance Attire Companies by audition only Intensity (Beginning level skilled dancers) Code # 15-2112 Day Mon. Dates 9/8-12/15 Time 5-6:15 pm Fee R/NR $170/$200 Location Comm. Cntr. Energy (Moderate level skilled dancers) Code # 15-2113 Day Mon. Dates 9/8-12/15 Fee R/NR $170/$200 Time 6:15-7:30 pm Location Comm. Cntr. Force (High level skilled dancers) Code # 15-2114 Day Wed. Dates 9/10-12/17 Time 5:30-7 pm Fee R/NR $206/$256 Location Comm. Cntr. Power (High level skilled dancers) Code # 15-2115 Day Wed. Dates 9/10-12/17 Time 7-8:30 pm Fee R/NR $206/$256 Location Comm. Cntr. Petites, Ages 5-7, Audition not required. Code # 15-2116 Day Mon. Dates 9/8-12/15 Time 4-5 pm Fee R/NR $152/$182 Autumn 2014 Location Comm. Cntr. All dancers are required to wear the attire appropriate for their particular class. Hair must be secured up and away from the face. No jewelry is to be worn on the body. No jeans, over-sized sweatshirts or t-shirts should be worn. If you have questions regarding dress code or other inquires for the instructors, please email the instructors. Shoes can be ordered through the Park District. Audition Date: Mon. 8/25, Time: 6-9 pm, Loc.: Dance Room Audition Dance Attire: Colored leotard, black jazz dance pants and jazz shoes. Reminder: Hair must be secured up and away from the face, stage makeup is required for Company auditions. Welcome our new dance teacher! Debbie Rochau has trained with Golden’s School of Dance, Yeoman’s School of Dance, and The Northwest Ballet Academy. She has taken master classes in Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Tap, and Lyrical, as well as participated in the Baby Dream Workshop. Debbie has been teaching for the last 16 years. She has taught at the Des Plaines School of Dance and currently teaches at the Elk Grove Pavilion Dance Centre, where she also choreographs for the Elk Grove Connection Dance Company. She is excited to be teaching for our Park District! rmparks.org Dance Recreational Dance Classes Recreational dance classes are offered in the fall before the recital session begins and in the summer after the recital session has ended. The classes are designed to be an introduction into our dance program or a session for dance disciplines that interest the dancer and they would like the opportunity to try it out before signing up for a full recital session. Mommy & Me, Ages 18 months-3 yrs. Your child will be introduced to the wonderful world of dance through songs, creative movement, games and exercises without the stress of being alone. Parent participation is a must with their little one. Dancers should wear a pink leotard and pink tights. Attire: leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Parents attire: socks or dance shoes. Inst.: Mon. - Debbie Rochau, Tue. - Sarah Freund, Sat. - Anne Freund No class 11/24 & 11/25 & 11/29 Code # Day Time Fee R/NR Dates 15-2101 Mon. 9/8-10/20 9-9:30 am $38/$57 15-2102 Tue. 4-4:30 pm 9/2-10/14 $38/$57 15-2103 Sat. 9:30-10 am $38/$57 9/6-10/18 15-2201 Mon. 10/27-12/15 9-9:30 am $38/$57 15-2202 Tue. 4-4:30 pm 10/21-12/9 $38/$57 15-2203 Sat. 10/25-12/13 9:30-10 am $38/$57 Tiny Dance Workshop, Ages 3-4 This fun, high energy hip hop class will have students moving and grooving as they learn the very basics of these three dance types; jazz, tap and ballet. Students learn to associate facial expressions, coordination and boppin’ to the beat. Dancers should have black jazz shoes and tap shoes plus a black leotard and black footless tights. If you choose to continue in the winter/spring this is a recital class. Attire: leotard, short capri or long jazz pants, jazz shoes. Inst.: Mon. - Debbie Rochau, Tue. - Sarah Freund, Sat. - Anne Freund No class 11/24 Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2105 Mon. 9/8-10/20 11-11:45 am $57/$77 15-2205 Mon. 10/27-12/15 11-11:45 am $57/$77 15-2108 Tue. 9/2-10/14 4:45-5:30 pm $57/$77 15-2208 Tue. 10/21-12/9 4:45-5:30 pm $57/$77 15-2117 Sat. 9/6-10/18 10:15-11 am $57/$77 15-2217 Sat. 10/25-12/13 10:15-11 am $57/$77 Preschool Dance Lunch Bunch, Ages 3-5 (without parent) Bring a lunch, hitch on to our preschool program and do a little dance in our dance studio. Send your child to preschool with a sack lunch and their dance attire. Preschoolers will dance first from 12:00 to 12:30pm then later will enjoy a delicious lunch with their friends. Attire: leotard, pink tights under their school clothes plus bring pink ballet and tap shoes. Inst.: Debbie Rochau No class 11/24 Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2106 Mon. 9/8-10/20 noon-1 pm $38/$57 15-2206 Mon. 10/27-12/15 noon-1 pm $38/$57 Budding Balerina Ballet, Ages 3-5 (without parent) This class is a perfect first step into ballet. Students will develop coordination and confidence, develop large motor skills, gain flexibility, learn basic ballet steps and express themselves through creative movement. If you choose to continue in the winter/spring this is a recital class. Attire: leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Optional: ballet skirt. Inst.: Debbie Rochau No class 11/24 Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2104 Mon. 9/8-10/20 10-10:45 am $57/$77 15-2204 Mon. 10/27-12/15 10-10:45 am $57/$77 Andrea Defrancesco New full-time staff member! General Programming/Care 847-818-3200, x225 [email protected] Autumn 2014 Dance Workshop 2, Ages 6-8 Dancers learn the basics of ballet, tap and jazz. Class will consist of barre work, across the floor and center combinations in both ballet and tap. Attire: leotard, pink tights, short capri or long jazz pants, ballet, tap and jazz shoes Inst.: Sat. - Anne Freund, Tue. - Sarah Freund No class 11/25 & 11/29 Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2110 Tue. 9/2-10/14 5:45-6:45 pm $75/$95 15-2111 Sat. 9/6-10/18 11 am-noon $75/$95 15-2210 Tue. 10/21-12/9 5:45-6:45 pm $75/$95 15-2211 Sat. 10/25-12/13 11 am-noon $75/$95 Jazzy Hip Hop, Ages 7-13 This class gives dancers the opportunity to move to popular music. Students will learn moves like isolations, turns, jump, floor work and dance combinations. Jazz techniques will also be incorporated into the class across the floor and center combinations. Hip hop allows dancers to put their own personal flavor into their movements, making freestyle and choreography an essential part of class. Attire: leotard, short capri or long jazz pants, jazz or dance sneakers. Inst.: Sarah Freund No class 11/25 Time Code # Day Dates Fee R/NR 5-6 pm 15-2113 Tue. 9/2-10/14 $75/$95 5-6 pm 15-2213 Tue. 10/21-12/9 $75/$95 Ballet 1, Ages 7-12 The most essential style of dance, ballet focuses on grace, poise, strength and strength through technique and chorography. Attire: Leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Optional: ballet skirt. Inst.: Sarah Freund No class 11/26 Time Dates Fee R/NR Code # Day 4-5 pm $75/$95 Wed. 9/3-10/15 15-2118 10/22-12/10 4-5 pm $75/$95 15-2218 Wed. Tap/Jazz, Ages 18+ Tap dancing is a great way to get a cardio workout while learning technique and combinations. Class will consist of barre work, across the floor and center work combinations. No heeled tap shoes please. Attire: leotard, short capri or long jazz pants, jazz and tap shoes. Inst.: Debbie Rochau No class 11/24 Code # Day Dates Time 15-2130 Mon. 9/8-10/20 7:30-8:30 pm $75/$95 15-2230 Mon. 10/27-12/15 7:30-8:30 pm $75/$95 Latin Dance, Ages 18+ The rumba, cha-cha, mambo, merengue and tango are the hot new trend in dance styles. Cherie’s easy-to-learn style will get you dancing the basic steps in time for your next party. Singles and couples are welcome but partners are not guaranteed. Leather-soled shoes are required for dancing. Both participants must sign the wavier on the registration form. Inst.: Cherie Uricek Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 2c Time Code # Day Date Fee R/NR 15-5165 Thu. 9/11-10/30 8:30-10 pm $35/$53 To Inquire About Private Lessons Contact Andrea Defrancesco at 847-818-3200, x225, [email protected] rmparks.org 7 Birthday Parties 8 Community Center Packages All parties are 2 hours long. Party prices include 15 guests; each additional guest is $5. Party Staff will greet you and your guests, set up before and clean up after the party. We provide an hour of activities lead by our Party Staff in our full sized gymnasium. You have access to a theme decorated party room or area for snacks, cake and presents. Birthday party plates, napkins, cups, plasticware and lemonade are provided for the children. To book one of the following Birthday Party Packages, call Jade Yactor at 847-818-3200, x222. Classic Birthday Party $150 Glamour Girl Party $190 Princess Tea Party $190 (recommended ages 1-4) Your active toddler and friends will have a blast at this party! We will go through an obstacle course, have relay races with scooters, play our parachute game, along with a multitude of hoops, scoops, balls and more. Family Birthday Party $250 Dance Party $190 Hawaiian Luau Party $190 RM Pa r k District (recommended ages 3-7) Come to the Park District to celebrate your birthday with classic favorites such as Pinthe-Tail-on-the Donkey, musical chairs, hot potato and much more. Tot Gym Party $150 (recommended ages 7-10) Get glammed out with cool nails, a fun hair style and some sparkle. Each guest will decorate a piece of jewelry or rockin’ craft while using paint, glitter and sparkle embellishments to bling out their jewelry. (recommended all ages) This birthday party is for families & friends up to 60 guests. You have access to a decorated party room for three hours for food, cake and presents. Our party staff will set up and lead activities/games for an hour. (recommended ages 4-8) This princess theme party is a royal reception. Guests will have their nails painted, decorate a crown or bracelet and enjoy a tea party. Guests may come dressed as their favorite princess. (recommended ages 5-10) Put your dancing shoes on and come show off your moves. Let us know the music you like and you will have a groovin’ time dancing in the dance room and learning the latest moves. Pirate Party $190 (recommended ages 5-10) Aloha! Guests will feel as if they are in paradise at this party. We will Hula Dance and have a Limbo contest. We will decorate tropical crafts and receive a lei and hula skirt to wear and take home. (recommended ages 4-8) Ahoy, me Hearties! Come dressed in your pirate gear and get ready to search for some secret treasure and play games. Guests will decorate two fun crafts and will make their own treasure boxes and eye patches. Circus Party $190 Wild West Party $190 Theme Party $190 Sports! $180 Birthday Parties (recommended ages 5-10) Saddle up cowboys and cowgirls for a wild west time. Play some western games and dance to some country music in your boots. (recommended ages 3-10) Want to do a different theme? Create your own. Our party staff will work with you to create a memorable party including games, activities and crafts. (recommended ages 3-8) Enjoy the greatest show on earth with a circus-themed party. Play carnival games and win prizes, guests can have their face painted and we will make popcorn from our very own popcorn machine. (recommended ages 4-10) Party Staff will design a sports birthday party for you. We have soccer, indoor football, basketball, kickball, hockey and more. We can build your party around the sports you and your friends like to play. Special Location Packages Gymnastic Birthday Parties Have your child’s next birthday party at our Gymnastics Center. Parties are held on Sunday afternoons for 1 1/2 hours with two different time slots available, 1 pm and 3 pm. For more info or availability call Andrea Defrancesco at 847-818-3200, x225. Fee: $150.00 (up to 15 participants) $30 additional for up to 20 participants. Skating Birthday Parties Having a party? Let us host your event or special occasion in one of our rinks at Nelson Sports Complex and West Meadows. Both rinks have party rooms available. $25 for the room and $6 per skater. Call now to reserve your spot. Contact Jake Kaplan at 847-818-3210 or email at [email protected] Teen Center Parties Contact Jade Yactor at 847-818-3200, x222 Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Youth Specialty Programs Computer Explorers - STEM Literacy RMPD offers cutting edge STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) programs with Computer Explorers. TechStars classes are project-based, hands-on and designed to make learning fun. They simplify the complex world of technology by connecting STEM and the Arts. LEGO® Secret Agent Spybotics, Ages 9+ Rolling Meadows Community Center Are you ready for the challenge? Students will enter the world of secret agents, high-tech robots and are headed on a journey around the globe to complete daring missions. Teams of secret agents will be challenged to build and program their LEGO® Spybots to complete these missions. There is no time to waste…Let’s go agents…the countdown has begun… Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2140 Tue. 9/23-10/7 5:30-6:45 pm $62/$82 Digital Music Producer, Ages 9+ Rolling Meadows Community Center Do you want to be the next Dr. Dre or Timbaland? Hip Hop, Rock n Roll, Ballads or Reggae ... as we collaborate, write the music and lay down the tracks to create your own tune! This course will have you creating music in a heartbeat…whether you edit sounds, use instruments, add vocals or write music note by note, with over 5000 sounds and your imagination, the musical possibilities are endless! Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2141 Tue. 10/21-11/11 5:30-6:45 pm $78/$98 Digital Cartoon Quest, Ages 8+ Rolling Meadows Community Center Transfer yourself into a 2-dimensional cartoon! You & your partner will create a ‘toon in your own images and then create a cartoon strip featuring custom backgrounds, speech bubbles, wacky toons, and special effects. As animators, directors and producers, you’ll make your cartoon adventure come alive. No class 11/25 Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2142 Tue. 11/18-12/16 5:30-6:45 pm $78/$98 Fun With Fleece, Ages 6-12 Rolling Meadows Community Center In this shortened session class your child will be exposed to creating their own fleece blanket. The students will take a field trip in our Park District bus the first week to the fabric store. During weeks 1 and 2 they will learn cutting skills and safety and finish their project on week 3. Fee includes materials needed to complete the project. Inst.: Mary Moran Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-1144 Wed. 9/17-10/1 (3 wks.) 3:45-5 pm $30/$45 Fun with Fleece Holiday, Ages 6-12 Rolling Meadows Community Center Is your child looking to make something for a special person this season? If so this would be a great class. The participants will choose from either a fleece blanket or pillow. Class includes a trip to the fabric store in our Park District bus the first week. Weeks 2 and 3 will be spent finishing their special gift. Fee includes materials needed to complete the project. Inst.: Mary Moran Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-1245 Wed. 12/3-12/17 (3 wks.) 3:45-5 pm $30/$45 Babysitting, Ages 10-14 Palatine Community Center This class includes everything you need to know to be a competent babysitter. Topics include babysitter etiquette and priorities, age appropriate and dangerous toys, activity ideas, infant care, and how to handle special problems. Representatives from the Palatine Police and Fire Departments will also discuss safety and emergency procedures. Bring a highlighter and pen to class. Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2145 Mon. 9/8-10/20 5:50-6:50 pm $63/$79 15-2245 Mon. 9/8-10/20 7-8 pm $63/$79 Infant and Adult CPR Class for Babysitting Skills Participants, Ages 10-14 Palatine Community Center Magic Class, Ages 5-12 Palatine Community Center The Palatine Police Department will teach American Red Cross CPR for Infants and Adults at this one day class. This class is only available to participants currently enrolled in the Fall Babysitting Skills class. Registration deadline is October 13. Register early, limited space! Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR 15-2146 Mon. 10/27 5:30-8:30 pm $40/$50 Jr. Paleontologist - Exploration, Ages 5-7 Rolling Meadows Community Center Children are guaranteed to have a great time as they learn fascinating tricks from the magic team of Gary Kantor. Amaze your family and friends. Tricks are easy to learn and perform. All materials are provided. Young magicians can take the class over and over again as new tricks are taught each session. Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR Location 15-2121 Thu. 9/25 6:45-7:40 pm $20/$30 Palatine 15-2122 Thu. 11/6 4-4:55 pm $20/$30 Palatine Rolling Meadows Community Center This session is perfect for the young dinosaur lovers of the world. Children will hear exciting tales of dinosaur hunting while they examine each of the five authentic dinosaur fossil types from favorites like Triceratops and T-Rex. This class is designed to include discovery, humor, fun and games. The children will complete an activity or craft to take home and will have a chance to sit on Sarah the Triceratops (A.K.A. Kota from Playschool) for a fun photograph. We may be going outdoors if weather permits so dress accordingly. Day Dates Time Fee R/NR Code # Wed. 9/10-9/24 4-5:30 pm $72/$92 15-2144 Wed. 11/5-11/19 4-5:30 pm $72/$92 15-2244 Autumn 2014 Jr. Paleontologist - Exploration, Ages 7-12 Would you like to see your child enjoying themselves outside, away from the television or video games, finding more balance between technology and nature? Do you think they’d like to hold authentic dinosaur bones like those seen in museums? T-Rexplorers will take you on an adventure straight from the cretaceous period with this unique, hands-on exploration of dinosaur science and paleontology. Join us as we conduct investigations of authentic dinosaur fossil types from numerous species including favorites like Triceratops and T-Rex. Session includes discovery, humor, fun, games and an activity or craft to take home. There’s an explorer in all of us and if you’re ready for an expedition in dinosaur discovery, this session is for you! We will be going outdoors if weather permits so dress accordingly. Time Fee R/NR Code # Day Dates 15-2143 Wed. 9/10-9/24 6-7:30 pm $72/$92 6-7:30 pm $72/$92 15-2243 Wed. 11/5-11/19 rmparks.org 9 Youth Specialty Programs Rolling Meadows and Palatine Park District Co-op Programs 10 Theater Rolling Meadows Park District residents register through the Rolling Meadows Park District. Programs meet at the Palatine Park District Auditions are the first day of class and role assignments are based on student audition.Theater students will be asked to help with simple props and costumes. A complete rehearsal and show schedule and all other requirements will be distributed in class. All students enrolled in the class will be expected to attend the special rehearsals. Regular attendance is mandatory. Please Note: Refunds will not be issued to students who are not satisfied with the roles they receive. Failure to attend all rehearsals and performance will result in loss of solo speaking parts and songs. You may call 847-496-6237 for information on additional rehearsal dates. Acting Up, Ages 1st-3rd grade An introduction to theater for our youngest actors in the primary grades! This class cover all the elements of being in a full production: singing, dancing, staging and lines. This session we will work on a musical especially geared to the young performer, “Circus Circus!” Synopsis: The Circus is in town and there’s excitement in the air! But wait, the Ringmaster has come down with a case of laryngitis and they need to find a substitute, fast! Join the clowns, jugglers, dancing bears, lions and a host of other hilarious performers as they help one very sad clown smile again. Students will be asked to provide simple costumes and props. Show run-time is approximately 20 minutes. Our final presentation will be at Cutting Hall on Wednesday, October 29 at 7 pm. A completed rehearsal and show schedule and all other class requirements will be distributed in class. All students enrolled in the class will be expected to attend the special rehearsals. Special Rehearsals at Cutting Hall: Monday, October 27th 4:30 pm–6:30 pm Tuesday, October 28th 4:30 pm–6:30 pm Wednesday, October 29th 5:45–6:30 pm (Instructor’s Discretion) Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 2A, 250 E. Wood St., Palatine. (Class on 9/2 will be held in Room 1G) Inst.: Julie Price Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2156 Tue. 9/2-10/28 4-5 pm $113 / $141 15-2159 Tue. 9/2-10/28 5:15-6:15 pm $113 / $141 Act Two, Ages 4th-6th grade Think you are funny? Want to make people laugh? Find your comedic side in this class by telling jokes, playing improve games and learning classic comedy routines. We may even write our own! We will also simultaneously work on acting techniques such as voice production and find the right physicality for each piece. Laugh out loud while you have a great time improving your overall confidence and performance skills! You will even have the privilege of performing in our very own Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center at the end of the class! There will be extra rehearsals the week of the performance: Monday, October 27th, 4:30-6 pm, 6:30-8 pm, Community Center Cutting Hall Tuesday, October 28th, 4:30-6 pm, 6:30-8 pm, Community Center Cutting Hall Wednesday, October 29th, 4:30-6 pm Thursday, October 30th, 5:30-8:30 pm, (performance at 7 pm) Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 1B, 250 E. Wood St., Palatine. (Class on 9/2 will be held in Room 1G) Inst.: Tamara Kist Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2157 Tue. 9/2-10/28 4:30-6 pm $62 / $78 PPD Community Center, 250 E. Wood St., Palatine. Autumn 2014 Class Act, Ages 7th-12th grade Class Act is a youth theater program where young and aspiring actors will work on developing their craft. In each class we will focus on acting, singing, blocking, theater games and scene study from the original musical, “Creature!!”. All of the work done in class will culminate in a final presentation complete with costumes, sets and lights at the Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center. Synopsis: “Creature!! The Musical”, is a frightfully funny parody of 1950’s sci-fi flicks with amazing, incredible, shrinking, colossal creatures causing comic misadventures for a scientist who has no chemistry with the ladies. Love and laughter explode in the lab as boy meets girl, boy loses girl and boy gets creature! Can the army save the day or will love conquer all? There are many fun, zany roles in this original musical along with memorable music by George Gershwin, George M. Cohan and other great songwriters. It’s a monster of a musical! Students will be asked to help provide simple props and costumes for the production. A completed rehearsal and show schedule and all other class requirements will be distributed in class. All students enrolled in the class will be expected to attend the special rehearsals. Special Rehearsals and Performances at Cutting Hall: Monday, November 3rd, 6-9 pm. Tuesday, November 4th, 6-9 pm Wednesday, November 5th, 6-9 p,m Thursday, November 6th 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Friday, November 7th, 7 pm (performance), arrive at 6 pm Saturday, November 8th, 11 am (performance), arrive at 10:30 am Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 1B, 250 E. Wood St., Palatine. (Class on 9/2 will be held in Room 1G) Inst.: Julie Price/Tamara Kist This is a 10 week class. Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2158 Thu. 9/4-11/6 6-8 pm $152 / $190 Thor Guard Lightning Prediction System Thor Guard operates 7 days per week, 8 am-11 pm from April thru November. A warning horn will sound a 15 second blast when a potentially dangerous weather situation is approaching. Clear the field immediately and seek proper shelter. Wait for the ALL CLEAR (3 short blasts). If no all clear signal sounds after 20 minutes please leave the program. This policy applies to all outdoor programming for youth and adults. Thorguard locations are: Nelson Sports Complex (audible at Community Center Parks) Rolling Meadows High School (audible at Park Central) Sunset Park Plum Grove Park Kimball Hill Park (audible at Florey Park & Sanburg Field) rmparks.org Chorus Rolling Meadows and Palatine Park District Co-op Programs Rolling Meadows Park District residents register through the Rolling Meadows Park District. Programs meet at the Palatine Park District Chorus Chorus, continued Palatine Children’s Chorus, Ages 4-18 Treble Choir The Palatine Children’s Chorus begins its 28th season in September. Our singers from throughout the northwest suburbs enjoy a variety of musical experiences in the Sing with Me (ages 4-5), Do Re Mi (ages 6-7), Treble (8+), Intermezzo, Concert, and Honors Choirs. The Chorus safely nurtures children’s voices, introduces all age groups to a variety of music and offers each level appropriate, safe vocal instruction and music education. Our traveling choirs have performed all around the U.S. and overseas: at New York’s famed Carnegie Hall, the renowned Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, in Niagara Falls, Montreal, Quebec, Wales, England, Hawaii, Austria, Venice, San Francisco, Madrid and Barcelona Spain, and most recently, New Orleans at the St. Louis cathedral. They have also performed for the Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Joffrey Ballet, at Lincoln Park Zoo and at the Illinois State Fair as well as at many local Palatine-area venues. All our choirs will perform a fall concert in October plus holiday concerts at the Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center on December 10 and 13. (Tickets purchased online subject to a surcharge.) All PCC choruses including Do Re Mi help the mayor light the Palatine Christmas tree each year. Visit the chorus website: thepcc.org. Children 4-7 may register online or in person for Sing with Me and Do Re Mi. The chorus staff will meet with parents and children 8 and older interested in learning about the PCC family on 2 Welcome Nights. They will place all children who attend that night in the choir where they’ll be most comfortable and successful. Then throughout the program, the directors determine when a student moves to the next level. The Choruses rehearse on Monday (older singers) starting Sept. 8 and Wednesday (younger singers) afternoons/ evenings starting Sept. 3. Surcharge on holiday concert tickets purchased on line. Dates: Thu., Aug. 28 at 6:30 pm and Tue., Sept. 2 at 6:30 pm Location: Community Center room 1B/1C Fee: FREE Artistic Director: Rachel Rosellini Assistant Director/Do Re Mi & Treble Director: Nate Coon Sing With Me Director: Kathy Sbarboro PCC voice mail: 847-705-5123 x281 PCC email: [email protected] All Choruses - below Dates: Sept. 3-Dec. 13 Ages: 8-18 Special rehearsal for all choirs before October concert; IC, CC, HC rehearsals for holiday concert 12/1, 12/3, 12/8 Treble special rehearsal before Oct. concert plus 12/2, 12/9 plus one TBA October concert plus Christmas tree lighting 11/22 and holiday concerts 12/10 and 12/13 If District 15 is closed due to inclement weather, PCC does not meet Sing With Me, Ages 4-5 Sing With Me, part of the Palatine Children’s Chorus, is a musical learning experience for the very young child who loves to sing. Music allows your child to become a better learner. With lots of movement and creative play, children will learn all the music basics for reading music and singing in a way that won’t harm their vocal chords. This class leads directly to Do Re Mi for 6 and 7 year olds. Parents and friends are invited to join the final class on Oct. 30. Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 1C, 250 E. Wood St., Palatine Inst.: Kathy Sbarboro Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2155 Thu. 9/11-10/30 12:30-1:15 pm $50/$63 Day: Wednesday Time: 5:45-6:45 pm Location: Community Center, Room 1C Instructor: Nate Coon Fee: $140/$175 Code: 15-2150 No rehearsal 11/26; extra rehearsal before fall performance plus 12/2, 12/9, and others as needed Performances: October concert (date TBA), Christmas tree lighting 11/22, plus holiday concerts 12/10, 12/13 Intermezzo Choir Day: Monday Time: 4:45-6:30 pm, alternating Mondays 4:45-5:45 pm Location: Community Center rooms 1B, 1C Instructors: Nate Coon and Rachel Rosellini Fee: $165/$207 Code: 15-2151 No rehearsal 9/3; extra rehearsal before Fall concert plus 11/22, 12/1, 12/3, 12/8, others as needed Performances: October concert (date TBA), Christmas tree lighting 11/22, also holiday concert 12/13 Boys invited to participate in an all-male ensemble alternating Mondays, no extra fee Concert Choir Day: Monday Time: 5:45-8 pm, alternating Mondays 6:30-8 pm Location: Community Center rooms 1B, 1C Instructor: Rachel Rosellini Fee: $175/$214 Code: 15-2152 No rehearsal 9/3; extra rehearsal before fall concert plus 11/22, 12/1, 12/3, 12/8, others as needed Performances: October concert (date TBA), Christmas tree lighting 11/22, also holiday concert 12/13 Boys invited to participate in an all-male ensemble alternating Mondays, no extra fee Honors Choir Day: Monday Time: 5:45-9:15 pm Location: Community Center rooms 1B, 1C Instructor: Rachel Rosellini Fee: $185/$232 Code: 15-2153 No rehearsal 9/3; extra rehearsal before fall concert plus 11/22, 12/1, 12/3, 12/8, others as needed Performances: October concert (date TBA), Christmas tree lighting 11/22, also holiday concerts 12/10, 12/13 Boys invited to participate in an all-male ensemble alternating Mondays, no extra fee Do-Re-Mi Choir, Ages 6-7 The Do-Re-Mi Choir is designed specifically for 6 and 7 year old children. In this class, which is part of the Palatine Children’s Chorus, your children will experience a musical adventure involving games, movement, rhythm instruments, sol-fa, and, of course, singing. Do-Re-Mi singers learn about music through a variety of exciting, hands-on activities and grow musically to prepare them for the next level of the Palatine Children’s Chorus. The director will decide when that move is best for each singer. The Do-Re-Mi Choir will present a fall concert date TBA, help light the Palatine Christmas tree on Nov. 22, plus Treble, and Honors Choruses will perform for family and friends on Wednesday, December 10, at Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center. Additional surcharge will apply for holiday concert tickets purchased on line. Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 1C, 250 E. Wood St., Palatine Inst.: Nate Coon No class 11/26; special rehearsal before fall concert plus 12/2, 12/9. Performances: fall concert (TBA), lighting the Palatine Christmas tree 11/22, holiday concert 12/10. Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2154 Wed. 9/3-12/10 4:45-5:30 pm $95/$119 If District 15 is closed because of weather, Sing with Me and Do Re Mi does not meet. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org 11 Gymnastics 12 Hot Shot Tots Gymnastics, Ages 18 months-3 yrs. An enjoyable physical, mental and social experience for your child. A playful parent/tot class centered around age appropriate movements using specialized tot-size gymnastics equipment. This class will enhance your toddler’s body awareness making him or her more confident. No class on 9/1, wk of 11/24-11/29 Code # 15-0100 15-0101 15-0102 15-0103 15-0104 15-0105 15-0106 15-0200 15-0201 15-0202 15-0203 15-0204 15-0205 15-0206 Day Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat. Sat. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat. Sat. Dates 9/8-10/13 9/2-10/14 9/3-10/15 9/4-10/16 9/5-10/17 9/6-10/18 9/6-10/18 10/20-12/15 10/21-12/16 10/22-12/17 10/23-12/18 10/24-12/19 10/25-12/20 10/25-12/20 Time 10:15-11 am 9:15-10 am 9:15-10 am 11:15 am-noon 11:15 am-noon 8:15-9 am 9-9:45 am 10:15-11 am 9:15-10 am 9:15-10 am 11:15 am-noon 11:15 am-noon 8:15-9 am 9-9:45 am 4-5 Year Olds Fee R/NR $69/$89 $81/$101 $81/$101 $81/$101 $81/$101 $81/$101 $81/$101 $92/$112 $92/$112 $92/$112 $92/$112 $92/$112 $92/$112 $92/$112 These children are beginning to really step out and move. We know it is essential that their physical challenges be monitored for safety and that their attempts are rewarded. Failed attempts are seen as learning experiences. No class on 9/1, wk of 11/24-11/29 Code # Day Time Fee R/NR Dates 15-0115 Mon. 9/8-10/13 1-1:45 pm $69/$89 15-0116 Mon. 9/8-10/13 2-2:45 pm $69/$89 15-0117 Mon. 9/8-10/13 7:10-7:55 pm $69/$89 15-0118 Tue. 10:15-11 am $81/$101 9/2-10/14 15-0119 Tue. 2-2:45 pm $81/$101 9/2-10/14 15-0120 Wed. 9/3-10/15 10:15-11 am $81/$101 15-0121 Wed. 9/3-10/15 1-1:45 pm $81/$101 15-0122 Thu. 10:15-11 am $81/$101 9/4-10/16 15-0123 Thu. 2-2:45 pm $81/$101 9/4-10/16 15-0124 Fri. 10:15-11 am $81/$101 9/5-10/17 15-0125 Fri. 1-1:45 pm $81/$101 9/5-10/17 15-0126 Sat. 11-11:45 am $81/$101 9/6-10/18 15-0215 Mon. 10/20-12/15 1-1:45 pm $92/$112 15-0216 Mon. 10/20-12/15 2-2:45 pm $92/$112 15-0217 Mon. 10/20-12/15 7:10-7:55 pm $92/$112 15-0218 Tue. $92/$112 10/21-12/16 10:15-11 am 15-0219 Tue. $92/$112 10/21-12/16 2-2:45 pm 15-0220 Wed. 10/22-12/17 10:15-11 am $92/$112 15-0221 Wed. 10/22-12/17 1-1:45 pm $92/$112 15-0222 Thu. $92/$112 10/23-12/18 10:15-11 am 15-0223 Thu. $92/$112 10/23-12/18 2-2:45 pm 15-0224 Fri. $92/$112 10/24-12/19 10:15-11 am 15-0225 Fri. $92/$112 10/24-12/19 1-1:45 pm 15-0226 Sat. $92/$112 10/25-12/20 11-11:45 am There are no make-ups for gymnastics. Autumn 2014 3 Year Olds, Needs to be potty trained No parents necessary here. This class helps children take that big step towards independance. With encouragement from skilled instructors, participants face physical challenges that give them stronger bodies and sharper minds as well as a clearer understanding of their abilities. No class on 9/1, wk of 11/24-11/29 Fee R/NR Time Dates Code # Day $69/$89 9:15-10 am 15-0107 Mon. 9/8-10/13 $69/$89 6:15-7 pm 15-0108 Mon. 9/8-10/13 $81/$101 1-1:45 pm 15-0109 Tue. 9/2-10/14 11:15 am-noon $81/$101 15-0110 Wed. 9/3-10/15 $81/$101 9:15-10 am 15-0111 Thu. 9/4-10/16 $81/$101 9:15-10 am 9/5-10/17 15-0112 Fri. $81/$101 2-2:45 pm 9/5-10/17 15-0114 Fri. $81/$101 10-10:45 am 9/6-10/18 15-0113 Sat. $92/$112 15-0207 Mon. 10/20-12/15 9:15-10 am $92/$112 15-0208 Mon. 10/20-12/15 6:15-7 pm $92/$112 15-0209 Tue. 10/21-12/16 1-1:45 pm 15-0210 Wed. 10/22-12/17 11:15 am-noon $92/$112 $92/$112 15-0211 Thu. 10/23-12/18 9:15-10 am $92/$112 10/24-12/19 9:15-10 am 15-0212 Fri. $92/$112 10/24-12/19 2-2:45 pm 15-0214 Fri. $92/$112 10/25-12/20 10-10:45 am 15-0213 Sat. Kindergarten, Ages 5-6 Kindergarteners are able to handle a class which is slightly more “skill oriented.” With positive reinforcement, children are afforded appropriate challenges which prepare them, physically and mentally, for our developmental gymnastics classes. These classes are pre-1st grade. No class on 9/1, wk of 11/24-11/29 Code # Type Day Time Fee R/NR Dates 15-0127 Co-ed Mon. 9/8-10/13 11:15 am-noon $69/$89 15-0128 Girls Mon. 9/8-10/13 4-5 pm $75/$95 15-0129 Co-ed Tue. 11:15 am-noon $81/$101 9/2-10/14 15-0130 Co-ed Wed. 9/3-10/15 2-2:45 pm $81/$101 15-0131 Co-ed Thu. 1-1:45 pm $81/$101 9/4-10/16 15-0132 Girls Sat. noon-1 pm $88/$108 9/6-10/18 15-0227 Co-ed Mon. 10/20-12/15 11:15 am-noon $92/$112 15-0228 Girls Mon. 10/20-12/15 4-5 pm $100/$130 15-0229 Co-ed Tue. 10/21-12/16 11:15 am-noon $92/$112 15-0230 Co-ed Wed. 10/22-12/17 2-2:45 pm $92/$112 15-0231 Co-ed Thu. $92/$112 10/23-12/18 1-1:45 pm 15-0232 Girls Sat. $100/$130 10/25-12/20 noon-1 pm Rolling Meadows Park District Code of Conduct All participants are expected to exhibit appropriate behavior at all times while participating, spectating or attending any program or activity sponsored at the Rolling Meadows Park District. This includes participation in programs which may or may not require an admission fee, spectating at athletic events, concerts or attending special events. The following guidelines are designed to provide safe and enjoyable activities for all participants. Additional Codes of Conducts may apply for particular programs such as day camps, sports programming and athletic leagues. Participants/Parents shall: • Show respect to all participants, officials and program staff and/or supervisors. • Take direction from program staff and/or supervisors. • Refrain from using abusive or foul language. • Refrain from causing bodily harm to self, other program participants or program staff and/or supervisors. • Refrain from damaging equipment, supplies and facilities. Classes on this page are held at the Nelson Sports Complex. rmparks.org Gymnastics Youth Gymnastics Pre-Registration Required For All Classes Our developmental gymnastics program is divided by gender and into skill levels. The 3 level program is designed to provide a non-competitive, achievement oriented program of progressive skills. Children will also receive instruction in the Olympic gymnastics events. No class on 9/1, wk of 11/24-11/29 Girls Youth Gymnastics Code # 15-0133 15-0134 15-0135 15-0136 15-0137 15-0138 15-0139 15-0140 15-0141 15-0142 15-0143 15-0144 15-0145 15-0146 15-0149 15-0147 15-0148 15-0150 15-0151 15-0152 15-0233 15-0234 15-0235 15-0236 15-0237 15-0238 15-0239 15-0240 15-0241 15-0242 15-0243 15-0244 15-0245 15-0246 15-0249 15-0247 15-0248 15-0250 15-0251 15-0252 Day Mon. Mon. Tue. Tue. Wed. Thu. Thu. Fri. Sat. Mon. Tue. Thu. Mon. Wed. Fri. Sat. Sat. Wed. Wed./ Sat. Fri. Mon. Mon. Tue. Tue. Wed. Thu. Thu. Fri. Sat. Mon. Tue. Thu. Mon. Wed. Fri. Sat. Sat. Wed. Wed./ Sat. Fri. No class on 9/1, wk of 11/24-11/29 Fee R/NR Ages Level $75/$95 6-8 Beg. $75/$95 6-8 Beg. $88/$108 6-8 Beg. $88/$108 6-8 Beg. $88/$108 6-8 Beg. $88/$108 6-8 Beg. $88/$108 6-8 Beg. $88/$108 6-8 Beg. $88/$108 6-8 Beg. $75/$95 7-9 Int. $88/$108 7-9 Int. $88/$108 7-9 Int. $75/$95 9-13 Int. $88/$108 9-13 Int. $88/$108 9-13 Int. $88/$108 9-13 Beg. $88/$108 9-13 Int. $105/$135 7+ Adv. $188/$218 13-18 HS/ Prep $105/$135 4-5:30 pm 7+ Adv. $100/$130 4-5 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 5-6 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 4-5 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 5-6 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 4-5 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 4-5 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 5-6 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 4-5 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 1-2 pm 6-8 Beg. $100/$130 4-5 pm 7-9 Int. $100/$130 5-6 pm 7-9 Int. $100/$130 5-6 pm 7-9 Int. $100/$130 5-6 pm 9-13 Int. $100/$130 5-6 pm 9-13 Int. $100/$130 5-6 pm 9-13 Int. $100/$130 2-3 pm 9-13 Beg. $100/$130 2-3 pm 9-13 Int. $120/$150 4-5 pm 7+ Adv. $215/$265 see notes 13-18 HS/ Prep $120/$150 4-5:30 pm 7+ Adv. Dates 9/8-10/13 9/8-10/13 9/2-10/14 9/2-10/14 9/3-10/15 9/4-10/16 9/4-10/16 9/5-10/17 9/6-10/18 9/8-10/13 9/2-10/14 9/4-10/16 9/8-10/13 9/3-10/15 9/5-10/17 9/6-10/13 9/6-10/18 9/3-10/15 9/3-10/18 Time 4-5 pm 5-6 pm 4-5 pm 5-6 pm 4-5 pm 4-5 pm 5-6 pm 4-5 pm 1-2 pm 4-5 pm 5-6 pm 5-6 pm 5-6 pm 5-6 pm 5-6 pm 2-3 pm 2-3 pm 4-5 pm see notes 9/5-10/17 10/20-12/15 10/20-12/15 10/21-12/16 10/21-12/16 10/22-12/17 10/23-12/18 10/23-12/18 10/24-12/19 10/25-12/20 10/20-12/15 10/21-12/16 10/23-12/18 10/20-12/15 10/22-12/17 10/24-12/19 10/25-12/20 10/25-12/20 10/22-12/17 10/22-12/20 10/24-12/19 Boys Youth Gymnastics Code # 15-0153 15-0154 15-0155 15-0156 15-0157 15-0253 15-0254 15-0255 15-0256 15-0257 Day Tue. Tue. Thu. Thu. Sat. Tue. Tue. Thu. Thu. Sat. Dates 9/2-10/14 9/2-10/14 9/4-10/16 9/4-10/16 9/6-10/18 10/21-12/16 10/21-12/16 10/23-12/18 10/23-12/18 10/25-12/20 Time 4-5 pm 4-5 pm 4-5 pm 4-5 pm 12-1 pm 4-5 pm 4-5 pm 4-5 pm 4-5 pm 12-1 pm No class on 9/1, wk of 11/24-11/29 Level Ages Fee R/NR Adv. 8-13 $88/$108 Beg./Int. $88/$108 5-7 Adv. 5-7 $88/$108 Beg./Int. $88/$108 8-13 Beg./Int. $88/$108 5-7 Adv. 8-13 $100/$130 Beg./Int. $100/$130 5-7 Adv. 5-7 $100/$130 Beg./Int. $100/$130 8-13 Beg./Int. $100/$130 5-7 Tumbling (Co-ed) This program specializes in floor and trampoline skills. Specifically designed for the needs of cheerleaders and aspiring cheerleaders. The class features a strong emphasis on tumbling and jumping skills. There are 2 levels of tumbling classes offered; beginner (1) and intermediate (2). For safety reasons all students new to the tumbling programs should enroll for the beginner level unless the tumbler can perform a back handspring unassisted. Tumbling 1 skill goals include handstands, round offs and flip flops. Tumbling 2 skill goals include back flips and layouts, layouts with twists, alternates and bounders. No class on 9/1, wk of 11/24-11/29 Code # Day Dates Time Ages Level Fee R/NR 15-0158 Mon. 9/8-10/13 5-6 pm 8-12 Level 1 $75/$95 15-0159 Mon. 9/8-10/13 8-9 pm HS HS/ Prep $75/$95 15-0160 Thu. 9/4-10/16 5-6 pm 8-12 Level 1 $88/$108 15-0161 Thu. 9/4-10/16 8-9 pm HS HS/ Prep $88/$108 15-0162 Tue. 9/2-10/14 5-6 pm 9-13 Adv. $88/$108 15-0163 Tue. 9/2-10/14 8-9 pm HS HS/ Prep $88/$108 15-0164 Wed. 9/3-10/15 5-6 pm 7-9 Level 1 $88/$108 15-0165 Fri. 9/5-10/17 4-5 pm 7-9 Level 1 $88/$108 15-0166 Fri. 9/5-10/17 5-6 pm 9-13 Adv. $88/$108 15-0258 Mon. 10/20-12/15 5-6 pm 8-12 Level 1 $100/$130 15-0259 Mon. 10/20-12/15 8-9 pm HS HS/ Prep $100/$130 15-0260 Thu. 10/23-12/18 5-6 pm 8-12 Level 1 $100/$130 15-0261 Thu. 10/23-12/18 8-9 pm HS HS/ Prep $100/$130 15-0262 Tue. 10/21-12/16 5-6 pm 9-13 Adv. $100/$130 15-0263 Tue. 10/21-12/16 8-9 pm HS HS/ Prep $100/$130 15-0264 Wed. 10/22-12/17 5-6 pm 7-9 Level 1 $100/$130 15-0265 Fri. 10/24-12/19 4-5 pm 7-9 Level 1 $100/$130 15-0266 Fri. 10/24-12/19 5-6 pm 9-13 Adv. $100/$130 Gymnastics Class Dress Attire Students participate bare foot. No jewelry of any kind is allowed in the gym. Candy or gum is not allowed. Hair must be tied back and away from the face. Girls- A leotard is recommended with or without fitted shorts or Capri pants. Boys- A t-shirt or tank top with shorts without buttons, buckles or zippers. Note: all t-shirts and tanks should be able to be tucked in if needed Girls Gymnastic Teams The Girl’s Gymnastic Team follows the 10 level Junior Olympic programs which are regulated by USA Gymnastics (AAU), our sport’s governing body. We currently train athletes who compete USAG levels 4-9 and High School (IHSA). The team travels to competitions with other park districts and gymnastics clubs. Pre-requisite for joining the team is successful completion of pre-team training and/or an evaluation by the team director. Team fees are charged on a monthly basis. For more information contact Andrea Defrancesco at 847-818-3200, x225 or Al Hopfer at [email protected] High School Girls This class is for girl’s grades 8-12 who compete on their high school gymnastics team. The gymnasts will be trained to maximize their personal potential to compete according to the High School (IHSA) requirements. Fees are pro-rated when high school gymnastics season overlaps the Park District schedule. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org 13 Athletics 14 Youth Sports Classes All the basic fundamental skills of each sport will be taught in a non-competitive environment. Equipment that is age appropriate will be used for each program. Socialization, teamwork, participation, key motor skill development, good sportsmanship and having fun will be a part of each program. Bring a water bottle to class. Call Mike Azzaretto at 847-818-3200, x 223 for more information on all of our athletic programs. RM Youth Classes Philosophy: Our goal for our youth athletic program is to enhance each young person’s physical and athletic development, improve their self confidence, help with injury prevention and encourage an active lifestyle. Adult & Tot Soccer, Ages 2-3 yrs. with adult Multi-Sport Trial Class, Ages 3-6 yrs. New! Thursdays, 5:30-6:15 pm Come see what the buzz is all about! This Multi-Sport class gives children a perfect opportunity to try a variety of sports in a fun and safe environment. Every week boys and girls will be introduced to skills in new sports such as basketball, t-ball, soccer and floor hockey. Each class will incorporate ageappropriate drills and games, within a structured coaching environment, to help develop coordination, agility and instill a love of team play in each child. With the children playing a number of different sports, you will see a progression in their catching, throwing, kicking and basic coordination abilities. This class will give kids a taste of what it is like to play sports, increase their confidence and keep them active. SportsKids Inc. instructors will teach the class. Code # Dates Fee R/NR Location 15-3114 9/4-9/25 $30/$45 Community Center Adults will enjoy time with their children learning the skills, moves and joy of playing Soccer. Emphasis will be on the basic skills of soccer such as dribbling, passing, and shooting, all in a fun and relaxed environment. Age appropriate drills, games, and equipment will be used to help boys and girls learn these skills as well as develop motor skills, coordination, balance, and listening and social skills. Adults will enjoy playing alongside and assisting their youngsters as they get their first taste of soccer. SportsKids Inc. instructors will teach the class. No class 11/29. Code # 15-3119 15-3219 Dates 10/4-11/1 11/8-12/13 Fee R/NR $38/$57 $38/$57 Location Community Center Community Center Pee Wee Sportsters, Ages 4-6 yrs. Saturdays, 10:15-11 am Basketball Shooting, Ages 7-10 yrs. New! Thursdays, 5:30-6:15 pm Boys and girls learn jump shots, shots off the glass, lay-ups, shooting from a pass and shooting off the dribble. Shooting games will also be a part of this class. SportsKids Inc. instructors will teach the class. No class 11/27. Dates Fee R/NR Location Code # 10/2-10/30 $38/$57 Community Center 15-3118 11/6-12/11 $38/$57 Community Center 15-3218 Pee Wee Hoopsters N’ Headers, Ages 4-6 yrs. Thursdays, 4:45-5:30 pm Run and jump into this exciting class! Boys and girls will work on body coordination, agility, balance and self-confidence as they experience both the sports of soccer and basketball. Children will learn basic ball handling, passing, shooting and defense skills necessary for success in these two popular sports. Teamwork and sportsmanship will be emphasized through drills and games in a supervised and safe environment. Our fun approach is a great way to expose boys and girls to basketball and soccer. SportsKids Inc. instructors will teach the class. SportsKids Inc. instructors will teach the class. No class 11/27. Dates Fee R/NR Location Code # 10/2-10/30 $38/$57 Community Center 15-3318 11/6-12/11 $38/$57 Community Center 15-3418 Archery, Ages 7-12 yrs. Thursdays, 6:30-7:15 pm Archery participants will learn the parts of an arrow and bow, basics of using a recurve bow and fundamental shooting skills in an safe environment. They also will learn a nationally recognized beginner’s 9-step to the 10 ring progression which was created by the National Archery Association. Blunt tipped arrows, bows and targets are provided. Both technique and games will be a part of this class. SportsKids Inc. instructors will teach the class. No class 11/27. Dates Code # Fee R/NR Location 9/4-9/25 Community Center 15-3116 $30/$45 10/2-10/30 $38/$57 Community Center 15-3212 11/6-12/11 Community Center 15-3216 $38/$57 Fencing/Sword Play Beginner, Ages 8-13 yrs. Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 pm Want to wield a sword? Fencing class offers students the basic understanding of attack and defense. Students will learn basic moves and strategies that create a solid foundation for developing their fencing skills. All equipment is provided. Classes meet at the Community Center. No class 11/26. Code # Dates Fee R/NR Additional family 15-3210 9/10-10/15 $55/$75 members enroll in fencing classes 15-3310 10/22-12/3 $55/$75 at a 50% savings. Autumn 2014 Saturdays, 9:30-10:15 am This class introduces 4-6 year olds to the fundamentals of soccer, floor hockey, t-ball and basketball. The emphasis is on the development of teamwork, sportsmanship and movement. Our goal is to teach boys and girls the enjoyment of playing for the sake of the sport itself. Group games and other individual sports are also included. SportsKids Inc. instructors will teach the class. No class 11/29. Code # 15-3120 15-3220 Dates 10/4-11/1 11/8-12/13 Fee R/NR $38/$57 $38/$57 Location Community Center Community Center Mini Kickers, Ages 3-5 yrs. Saturdays, 11-11:45 am This class is a great introduction to basic soccer skills such as running, kicking, passing and game play will be covered. Games will be used to incorporate the skills taught during class in a fun and safe environment. SportsKids Inc. instructors will teach the class. No class 11/29. Code # 15-3121 15-3221 Dates 10/4-11/1 11/8-12/13 Fee R/NR $38/$57 $38/$57 Location Community Center Community Center Renegades Floor Hockey, Ages 5-10 yrs. New! Tuesdays, 5:45-6:45 pm Come try the fastest game in the world! Children will learn the basic fundamentals of hockey including stickhandling, passing and shooting. Whether you have played before or are just starting out, this class is fun for everyone! This class is great for those who are thinking about playing ice hockey. Rolling Meadows Renegades ice hockey instructors will teach this class. Code # 15-3215 Dates 9/2-9/16 Fee R/NR $12/$18 Location Community Center Gym Fencing/Sword Play Advanced, Ages 8+ yrs. Wednesdays, 7:30-8:30 pm If you have taken a few beginner fencing classes and feel comfortable moving into a more open format, you are ready for advanced fencing. Continue to improve your fencing skills through practice of footwork, drilling and bouts. Classes meet at the Community Center. No class 11/26. Code # 15-3211 15-3311 Dates 9/10-10/15 10/22-12/3 Fee R/NR $55/$75 $55/$75 rmparks.org Athletics Tae Kwon Do Classes All Tae Kwon Do classes meet on Mondays at the Community Center. No classes 10/27 Code # 15-3126 15-3127 15-3128 15-3129 15-3130 15-3226 15-3227 15-3228 15-3229 15-3230 Name Little Ninjas Little Ninjas Kids TKD Junior TKD Adult TKD Little Ninjas Little Ninjas Kids TKD Junior TKD Adult TKD Ages 4-6 4-6 7-10 11-13 14+ 4-6 4-6 7-10 11-13 14+ Dates 9/8-10/20 9/8-10/20 9/8-10/20 9/8-10/20 9/8-10/20 11/3-12/15 11/3-12/15 11/3-12/15 11/3-12/15 11/3-12/15 Time 4:30-5:15 pm 5:15-6 pm 6-6:45 pm 6:45-7:30 pm 7:30-8:15 pm 4:30-5:15 pm 5:15-6 pm 6-6:45 pm 6:45-7:30 pm 7:30-8:15 pm Fee R/NR $65/$85 $65/$85 $65/$85 $65/$85 $65/$85 $65/$85 $65/$85 $65/$85 $65/$85 $65/$85 Little Ninjas is designed for preschool and kindergarten kids, ages 4-6. The curriculum is fun and will keep your child engaged with nonstop action. Class concentrates on developing coordination, balance, focus, respect and discipline of TKD training. Kids TKD will affect your child in ways, providing benefits that will last a lifetime. The program focuses on improving basic motor skills and challenging the student by adding more traditional martial arts training and increasing the level of intensity. The program consists of a balanced cardiovascular workout, including punching, kicking and blocking skills while using self control. Junior TKD will develop students focus, teamwork skills, control, balance, memory, discipline, coordination, confidence and self-esteem. They will learn to channel their energy in positive ways. Adult TKD will improve flexibility, balance, strength, endurance and over-all health, while reducing stress and increasing confidence and selfesteem. Whether you are interested in physical fitness, self-defense, or just an athletic/social outlet, TKD is a safe and positive environment. Illinois Shotokan Karate Club Classes are taught by Illinois Shotokan Karate Club’s expert instructors under the direction of John DiPasquale, four time National Champion. Pre-Karate, Ages 4-7 Young children will develop agility, strength and coordination skills through fun and creative activities. This program, specifically designed to work with growing minds and bodies, enhances memory and agility skills. No class on 11/28 Code # LevelDay DatesTimeFee LocationPre-Requisite 15-3135 Beg. Wed. 9/10-12/17 4-4:45 pm $145 Birchwood None 15-3136 Cont./Nov. Wed. 9/10-12/17 4-4:45 pm $145 Birchwood 1+ sessions 15-3137 Beg./Cont. Fri. 9/5-12/19 4:30-5:15 pm $145 Heritage White belt 15-3138 Inter. Fri. 9/5-12/19 5:20-6:05 pm $145 Heritage Instructors permission 15-3139 Beg./Cont. Sat. 9/6-12/13 9-9:45 am $139 ISKC Dojo White belt Youth Karate, Ages 7-14 Karate skills put children in touch with their bodies and helps build coordination, agility, strength and poise, as well as establishes lasting personal safety skills. The mental aspect of karate is equal to if not greater than the physical. Practicing this art results in increased self-esteem, in addition to enhancing discipline and control. No class 11/28 Code # LevelDay DatesTimeFee LocationPre-Requisite 15-3140 Beg./Cont. Tue. 9/9-12/16 4-5 pm $145 Birchwood White belt 15-3141 Nov. Tue. 9/9-12/16 5-6 pm $145 Birchwood Red-Blue belt 15-3142 Inter. Tue. 9/9-12/16 5-6 pm $145 Birchwood Green & Purple belt 15-3143 Adv. Tue 9/9-12/16 6:30-7:45 pm $172 ISKC Dojo Brown-Black belt 15-3144 Beg./Cont. Wed. 9/10-12/17 5-6 pm $145 Birchwood White-Red belt 15-3145 Inter./Adv. Wed. 9/10-12/17 5-6 pm $145 Birchwood Orange belt & up 15-3146 Beg./Nov. Fri. 9/5-12/19 6:10-7:05 pm $145 Heritage White-Orange belt 15-3147 Inter. Fri. 9/5-12/19 7:05-8 pm $145 Heritage Yellow-Green belt 15-3148 Adv. Fri. 9/5-12/19 8:05-9 pm $145 Heritage Purple belt & up 15-3149 Beg./Cont. Sat. 9/6-12/13 10-11 am $139 ISKC Dojo White belt 15-3150 Nov. Sat. 9/6-12/13 11:10 am-12:10 pm $139 ISKC Dojo White w/stripes-Orange belt 15-3151 Inter. Sat. 9/6-12/13 12:20-1:20 pm $139 ISKC Dojo Yellow-Green belt Sat. 9/6-12/13 1:30-2:30 pm $139 ISKC Dojo Purple-Black belt 15-3152 Adv. Parent/Child Karate, Ages 7+ An excellent opportunity to spend quality time with your child, while conditioning muscles, developing coordination and improving cardiovascular fitness. Adult Karate, Ages 15+ Release tension and develop total body fitness. In addition to self-defense skills, karate develops flexibility and muscle tone, all while improving core strengths. The benefits of karate can be felt in all aspects of life. No class 11/28. For a full list of classes for Parent/Child Karate and Adult Karate please visit rmparks.org. Fall Baseball Rolling Meadows Park District will be offering Fall Baseball for Minor (ages 8-10), Majors (ages 11 & 12), Pony (ages 13 & 14) and Colt (ages 15-17) leagues. The season will begin in August and will go through the end of October. For more details, call Mike Azzaretto at 847-818-3200, x223 Code # 15-3104 15-3105 15-3106 15-3107 League Minor League Major League Pony League Colt League Age 8-10 yrs 11-12 yrs 13-14 yrs 15-17 yrs Fee R/NR $55/$75 (individual registration) $55/$75 (individual registration) $500/$600 (team registration) $500/$600 (team registration) Autumn 2014 rmparks.org 15 Athletics 16 Youth Basketball This is a development league focusing on skill building and social interaction. Boys and girls will learn rules, develop an understanding of the game and build on fundamentals. They will work on individual skills, as well as game situations and strategies. Good sportsmanship and fun will be the emphasis of this league. All boys and girls will play at least one half of each game, and players of all skill levels will benefit. Practice will be held once during the week and games will be played on Saturdays. Players will be given uniforms the first week of the season, (please specify jersey size on registration form). All players must attend evaluations. Coaches will draft teams following evaluations. Jammers Basketball, 1st & 2nd grades This 1st and 2nd grade basketball league for girls and boys will emphasize the enjoyment of the sport, as well as teach the basic skills needed to participate. All games played at Community Center (CC) and/or St. Colette. Registration Deadline: Mon. Nov. 10 Practice Start: Week of Dec. 1 Evaluations: Sat. Nov. 22, 8:30 am at Community Center Gym Code # Ages Time Day Dates R/NR Fee 15-3201 7-8 yr. Sat. 9 am-1 pm 11/22-3/7 $125/$155 Boys Basketball, 3rd-8th grades *Depending on enrollment, games may be played against Hoffman Estates Park District. Registration Deadline: Mon. Nov. 10 Practice Start: Week of Dec. 1 Evaluations (mandatory): Saturday, November 22 at CC Gym Grade Time 3rd/4th 9:30 am 5th/6th/7th 11 am 8th/9th 12:30 pm Code # Grade Time R/NR Fee Dates 15-3202 3rd/4th 11/22-3/7 9 am-1 pm $125/$155 15-3203 5th/6th 11/22-3/7 9 am-1 pm $125/$155 15-3204 7th/8th 11/22-3/7 9 am-1 pm $125/$155 Girls Basketball *All games played in Palatine on Saturdays at varied times. Registration Deadline: Sat. Sept. 13 Practices start: Week of Nov. 3 Evaluations (mandatory for new players): Grade Date Time Location 3rd/4th Oct. 1 5-6:15 pm Palatine Community Center Gym 5th/6th/7th/8th Oct. 1 6:30-7:45 pm Palatine Community Center Gym Code # 15-3205 15-3206 15-3207 Grade 3rd/4th 5th/6th 7th/8th Dates 10/1-3/14 10/1-3/14 10/1-3/14 Time 9 am-1 pm 9 am-1 pm varies R/NR Fee $125/$157 $125/$157 $125/$157 Basketball Skills Clinics Code # 15-3223 15-3224 15-3225 Grade 1st/2nd 3rd/4th 5th/6th/7th Days Mon. Mon. Mon. Dates 11/3, 11/10 & 11/17 11/3, 11/10 & 11/17 11/3, 11/10 & 11/17 Autumn 2014 R/NR Fee $32/$48 $32/$48 $32/$48 Loc.: Community Center Basketball Skills Clinics Prepare your child for November player evaluations and winter league play with these exciting and useful clinics. Clinics will be organized according to grade levels. Players will enhance their basketball skills through challenging drills and structured games. Level I (Grades 1-2) Boys and girls will work on the beginning skills of dribbling, passing, shooting, and rebounding as well as learn the basic rules of the game. Participants will also be introduced to the proper defensive stance and experience defensive drills as they learn the game of basketball. Level II (Grades 3-4) This clinic will help girls and boys to enhance their current basketball abilities, such as dribbling and shooting. Players will spend time on learning the proper mechanics to further develop their jump shots, shots off the glass, and lay-ups. Boys and girls will continue to learn more intricate passes through offensive drills and scrimmages. Man-to-man defense also will be practiced during this clinic. Level III (Grades 5-7) Players will enhance their knowledge of setting screens, proper movement around the court, and other offensive points in this clinic. More difficult shooting skills such as longer distance shooting, shooting off the dribble, and shooting from a pass will be taught. Defense instruction will include denying the ball, boxing out, and other skills important to more competitive play. Boys and girls will have the opportunity to enhance their individual skills as well as become effective team players. Open Gym Basketball (Must sign in at front counter) This is a drop in open gym time to play basketball with friends. Loc.: Community Center. No Open Gym 11/3, 11/10 & 11/17 and during fall & winter breaks. Age Level 1st-8th Grade High School* Preschool-1st Grade Adults, 18+ Days Mon./Wed. Tue./Thu. Mon. Mon. Dates 10/6-12/17 10/2-12/18 10/6-12/15 10/6-12/15 Time 3-4:30 pm 3-4:30 pm 4:30-5:30 pm 5:30-7:30 pm *Must bring student ID or will not be allowed in Times are subject to change. Coaching Incentive Program Accruing volunteer hours coaching and molding the athletes of our community, a discount can be applied to future athletics programs. For more information please contact Mike Azzaretto at 847-818-3200, x223 or [email protected] Free Trial Classes, Ages 5-14 yrs. New full-time staff member! Mike Azzaretto Recreation Supervisor of Athletics 847-818-3200, x223 [email protected] Time 5:30-7 pm 5:30-7 pm 7-8:30 pm Always want to try a certain sport or program but didn’t know if you would like it? Then this trial class is for you! Try out the sports/programs below for one class for free! Pre-registration is required, limited spots available. Rolling Meadows residents only. Code # Ages Day Date Time Fee (residents only) Fencing 15-3131 8-13 Wed. 9/10 6-6:30 pm Free Tae Kwon Do Little Ninjas 15-3132 4-6 Mon. 8/25 4:30-5 pm Free Kids TKD 15-3231 7-10 Mon. 8/25 5-5:30 pm Free Junior TKD 15-3232 11-13 Mon. 8/25 5:30-6 pm Free Adult TKD 15-3133 14+ Mon. 8/25 6-6:30 pm Free Sports Kids Adult & Tot Soccer 15-3134 2-3 w/adult Thu. 8/28 5-5:30 pm Free Pee Wee Hoopsters 15-3233 4-6 Thu. 8/28 5:30-6 pm Free Archery 15-3234 7-12 Thu. 8/28 6-6:30 pm Free rmparks.org Teens Fall into Fun Teens 5th through 8th grades Teen Nights Teen Movie Nights The RM Park District will be showing the movie. Admission is $5 and includes popcorn and pop. Bring your friends and have a great time watching movies on the park district “big screen.” Please register in advance. At the Community Center 6:30-9 pm The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Date: 9/26 Code: 15-5115 Rated: PG-13 Godzilla Rated: PG-13 Date: 12/5 Code: 15-5116 Teen Trips At The Community Center, 6-9 pm 9/12 - Trivia Night Here is the chance to win some prizes. 10/10 - Dodge Ball Tournament 11/14 - Game Night Come play charades, bingo and Wii games. Bingo winners will receive a free item from the concession stand. 12/12 - Friend Night Bring a new friend and receive one free item from the concession stand. $5 per time, pay at the door Lincoln Park Zoo Come join us on a trip to Lincoln Park Zoo where you can see many different animals. We will be walking around the Zoo, so wear comfortable shoes. Dress appropriately for the weather. Please bring money for lunch. The bus will leave the Community Center at 10 am. Registration deadline is August 6. Day Date Time Fee R/NR Ages Code # Sat. 9/6 10 am-3 pm $10/$15 15-5111 12-15 Richardson Farms Come join us on a trip to Richardson Farm where you can experience the world’s largest corn maze. It will be a fun day of corn mazes, zip lining, wagon rides and more. Dress appropriately for the weather. Please bring a lunch. A signed wavier is required. The bus will leave the Community Center at 11 am. Registration deadline is September 11. Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR Ages 15-5112 Sat. 10/11 11 am-5 pm $38/$57 12-15 Renegades Hockey Adler Planetarium Come learn about outer space at the Adler Planetarium. There are many exhibitions to visit such as Our Solar System, Hidden Wonders, Telescopes, and more. Please bring a lunch. The bus will leave the Community Center at 10 am. Registration deadline is September 18. Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR Ages 15-5113 Sat. 12-15 10/18 10 am-3 pm $20/$30 Miniature Golf Do you enjoy playing miniature golf? Come with us to GlowGolf to try out indoor glow in the dark miniature golfing. The bus will leave the Community Center at 2 pm. Registration deadline is October 8. Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR Ages 15-5114 Sat. 11/8 2-6 pm $15/$22 13-16 Rolling Meadows Renegades Youth Hockey The Rolling Meadows Park District Renegades Youth Hockey program is recreational hockey that encourages play at the house league and pre-hockey level. Our program is designed to give all kids a fair and equal opportunity to play ice hockey. This is accomplished by placing an emphasis on learning skills and concepts without the pressures of winning. Our coaching staff focuses on the developement of our youth players by placing an emphasis on individual skills, team concepts, sportsmanship and fun. Renegades Hockey Program Hockey Tot Ages 3-10 & based on skill Pre-Mites Ages 4-12 & based on skill Mite Minor Ages 5-6 & based on skill Mite Major 7-8 & based on skill Squirt Ages 9-10 PeeWee Ages 11-12 Bantam Ages 13-14 Midgets Ages 15-18 rmrenegadeshockey.com West Meadows Ice Arena 3939 Winnetka Ave. Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 847-398-2700. rmparks.org Autumn 2014 Nelson Sports Complex Ice Arena 3900 Owl Drive Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 847-818-3210. rmparks.org rmparks.org 17 Early Childhood Education 18 Our Philosophy The Rolling Meadows Park District Early Childhood Education Program is designed to provide a positive, fun, first learning environment where children thrive. By attending our program your child will: • Feel safe and accepted while developing social and age appropriate developmental skills • Develop a love of learning, self-confidence and the ability to problem solve • Progress at his/her own pace under the supervision of experienced, nurturing teachers • Begin to feel a sense of community and belonging through the friends he/she will make We Offer: • One preschool site with two playgrounds within walking distance • Access to open park space for play • Bright, colorful, kid-friendly air-conditioned rooms • Opportunities to learn and explore different classrooms as part of the daily schedule • Large motor skill development daily in our full size gym • Access to the Park District Ice Arena during several pre-arranged outings • Field trips with Park District bus • Monthly storytime provided by the Rolling Meadows Public Library • A working relationship with local school district teachers regarding kindergarten expectations RM Pa r k District Early Childhood Our Registration Process The preschool year is September through May. Registration remains open as long as space is available. Registration is in person and can only be done at the Community Center. To register a child for Preschool, Tot Time or Prekindergarten, parents need to bring a birth certificate or passport. Proof of immunization is required at the start of class. All four year old pre-schoolers must be four by September 1. Three year old pre-schoolers must be three on or before their start date. Pre-K must be five by March 4, 2015. All children need to be toilet trained. If there are any questions or to set up a tour, please contact the Early Childhood Recreation Supervisor, Karrie Miletic for more information at 847-818-3200, x 237 or [email protected] Auto Withdrawal We offer automatic withdrawal to enable parents to make smaller payments on a schedule by using a credit card and signing an auto withdrawal form. Tot Time, Ages 3-4 Tot time is a great choice for children just beginning a preschool experience or for parents who need more flexibility in scheduling. Choose from 1-3 mornings, M/W/F. In this class your child will be involved in a variety of arts and crafts as well as gym and story time, providing opportunities for free play and structured activities. Participants must be toilet trained. Inst.: by Mary Moran. No class 10/13, 11/24-11/28 Time Code # Days Dates Fee R/NR 9:30 am-noon $44/$64, 5 week session 15-1111 Mon. 9/8-10/6 9:30 am-noon $61/$81, 7 week session 15-1112 Wed. 9/3-10/15 9:30 am-noon $61/$81, 7 week session 15-1113 Fri. 9/5-10/17 15-1211 Mon. 10/20-12/8 9:30 am-noon $61/$81, 7 week session 15-1212 Wed. 10/22-12/10 9:30 am-noon $61/$81, 7 week session 15-1213 Fri. 10/24-12/12 9:30 am-noon $61/$81, 7 week session Preschool Fall Preschool, Ages 3-4 Code # 15-1101 15-1102 15-1103 15-1104 Age 4 4 3 3 Days Mon./Wed./Fri. Tue./Thu. Tue./Thu. Mon./Wed./Fri. Dates 9/3-12/12 9/4-12/11 9/4-12/11 9/3-12/12 Time 9:30-noon 9:30-noon 9:30-noon 9:30-noon Special Features • • • • • • • • • School Pictures Halloween Parade Thanksgiving Feast Holiday Program Dad’s Night Mom’s Tea Graduation Summer Camps Fitness AM Fun in the Gym Teacher Meet and Greet will be Tuesday, September 2, 10 am-noon Specific calendar with cancelled school days will be posted on website and mailed in August. School Field Trips Notice: Second semester runs January 2015 to end of May. Fees will be due in December for semester 2. If spaces are available and your child meets the age requirement, you can still register as a new student mid session. • Pumpkin Farm • Public Works Facility • End of Year Kiddie Amusement Park with parents All classes on this page meet at the Community Center. Autumn 2014 Fee R/NR $340/$415 $234/$284 $234/$284 $340/$415 rmparks.org Early Childhood Education PreKindergarten This Monday through Friday class offers all the readiness activities needed for your older four year old child who is ready for more challenges or for those who miss the September cutoff for kindergarten. Note: Children must be five by March 4, 2015 to qualify for this program. Our program includes: • Self-contained classroom with gym access • Hands-on play based learning with academic influence to strengthen kindergarten readiness skills; emphasis on reading readiness • Opportunities for one on one, small and large group instruction • Weekly cooking enrichment activities • Monthly field trips/use of Park District bus PreKindergarten, Ages 4-5 Kids Day Out (See page 20 for Holiday Kids Day Out.) KDO allows children who are registered in the Park District preschool, pre-k or tot time classes to extend the day until 3 pm after morning class. Participants need to bring lunch. Registration is taken at the Community Center Recreation Office. Please register at least one day in advance. A minimum of 3 is required for class to run. Fee $10/day Monday-Friday This is a five day program. Code # Time Dates 15-1109 9/3-12/12 9:30 am-noon Fee R/NR $550/$625 Kinder Kids Day Out- Available 5 days Calling all AM kindergartners! Join your new friends and old buddies for lunch and an afternoon playtime. Bring a lunch, do a craft, have some gym time, some free play and end the day with a story. Classes will be Mondays through Fridays from 12:15-3 pm. Meet at the Community Center. Register for one or more days, in advance, at the Registration Desk. Peek at the Week; A Day at a Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Tot Time, 9:30 am Busy Bees, 9:45 am Busy Bees, 8:30 am Song Birdies, 9:30 am Kids Day Out, noon I’m a Big Kid, 10:45 am Wigglin’ Gigglin’ Worms, 9:30 am Tot Time, 9:30 am Kids Day Out, noon Tot Time, 9:30 am Toddlin On My Way, 9:30 am Preschool Dance, noon Preschool Prep, 10:30 am Kinder Kids Day Out, 12:15 pm Alphabet Garden, 10:45 am Rockin’ Robins, 10:30 am Kinder Kids Day Out, 12:15 pm Kids Day Out, noon Kinder Kids Day Out, 12:15 pm Kids Day Out, noon Soaring Kitchen Kids, 3:45 pm Be a Reader Super Hero, 1 pm Behind the Scenes, 12:15 pm Kids Day Out, noon Kinder Kids Day Out, 12:15 pm Be a Math Super Hero, 1 pm Little Chefs, 1 pm Kinder Kids Day Out, 12:15 pm Mini Sportsters w/ Lunch, 12:15 pm Parent/Tot Rainbow Adventures, 6:15 pm Transition to Preschool Classes Toddlin On My Way, Ages 2-3 years (STEP 1) New! I’m a Big Kid, Ages 2-3 years (STEP 2) This class helps ease a child’s transition from being with a parent to functioning on his/her own. Gradual transition will occur after the first couple of weeks. Class time includes introduction to the preschool setting with playtime, stories, crafts and music and movement. Parents will be required to stay in close proximity in case of a diaper change. This is a parent gradual separation class. Inst.: Mary Moran No class: 11/27 Dates Code # Fee R/NR 9/4-12/11 (14 weeks) $70/$90 15-1130 A great first “away from parent” class for your older two year old. This class will offer play time, finger plays, story time and simple art activities. The child must be 2 1/2 yrs old before the start date of the class. Diapers will not be changed during class time so make sure your child is in a clean diaper when they arrive for class. This is a great way to get your child ready for preschool. Inst.: Mary Moran No class 11/4, 11/25 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1121 9/9-10/14 (6 weeks) $29/$44 15-1221 10/21-12/9 (6 weeks) $29/$44 Thursdays, 9:30-10:15 am Tuesdays, 10:45-11:45 am Preschool Prep School, Ages 2-3 years without parents (STEP 3) New! Thursdays, 10:30-noon When child is ready to be on their own this class provides a great start to early childhood education. In this class children will participate in songs, stories, craft, movement and snack time. Diapers will not be changed so parents must stay in close proximity if their child is not potty trained. Inst.: Mary Moran No class 11/27 Code # Dates Fee R/NR All classes on this page meet at the Community Center. 15-1131 9/4-12/11 (14 weeks) $101/$131 Autumn 2014 rmparks.org 19 Early Childhood Classes 20 New Beginnings Classes Wigglin’ Gigglin’ Worms, Ages 6-18 mos. with parent Busy Bees, Ages 1-3 with parent Parents bring your busy bees out for a honey of a good time. In this class we will have playtime where we can meet new friends. Participants work together on a craft and learn new songs. This is a great class for your child to get comfortable in a school setting. Inst.: Mary Moran No class Tue.- 11/4, 11/25, Thu.- 11/27 Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-1123 Tue. 9/9-10/14 (6 weeks) 9:45-10:30 am $27/$41 15-1223 Tue. 10/21-12/9 (6 weeks) 9:45-10:30 am $27/$41 Wednesdays, 9:30-10:30 am Introduce your child to circle time and come and meet new friends. You’ll get to know other parents, discuss parenting topics, and enjoy your child’s first playtime with music, toys, and movement. Children will engage in large motor play through tunnels, balls, parachute play, and slides. A perfect blend for quality time with your baby. Inst.: Tricia Geary No class 11/26 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1140 9/10-10/22 (7 weeks) $33/$49 15-1240 10/29-12/10 (6 weeks) $29/$43 Thursday Early Riser Class Song Birdies, Ages 12-30 mos. with parent Code # 15-1122 15-1222 Fridays, 9:30-10:15 am Caregivers, bring your toddler to this class which brings music, movement and imagination together, promising to be a lively group adventure! Children will exercise their developing motor skills as we move to the sounds of music and experiment with rhythm and volume through playing with instruments and props. Come and make new friends and give your little one the opportunity to have fun with one another. Inst.: Tricia Geary No class 10/10, 11/28 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1117 9/5-10/17 (6 weeks) $28/$42 15-1217 10/24-12/12 (7 weeks) $32/$48 Day Thu. Thu. Dates 9/4-10/16 (7 weeks) 10/23-12/11 (7 weeks) Time 8:30-9:15 am 8:30-9:15 am Fee R/NR $32/$48 $32/$48 Toddlin’ Drive In- 1 day preschool event New! Tuesday, 10-11:15 am Bring your toddler and your creativity! Supplies will be available to make your little one their own box car to then zoom to the Community Center Drive-‐In to watch a quick flick, popcorn and refreshments provided. Inst.: Kim Kusiciel Code # Date Ages Fee R/NR 15-1250 12/16 2-3.5 yrs. $10/$12 Rockin’ Robins, Ages 2.5-4.5 with parent Fridays, 10:30-11:15 am A musical experience both grown-ups and little ones will enjoy! You will have a blast making music as we interact with our voices, instruments, props, creativity and new friends to develop happy listening ears and dancing feet. This class offers a fun way to teach children and foster motor development through musical play. Inst.: Tricia Geary No class 10/10 & 11/28 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1127 9/5-10/17 (6 weeks) $28/$42 15-1227 10/24-12/12 (7 weeks) $32/$48 Holiday Kids Day Out (See page 19 for Kids Day Out.) November 24-26 & Dec. 15-19 Holiday Kids Day Out is a special program that allows your child to spend a day or days during fall and winter break participating at the community Center from 10am-2pm. Children will do crafts, play games and hear stories. This program is only available to children currently enrolled in the RMPD preschool, tot time or prekindergarten programs. Each child needs to bring a lunch. Register for one or more days in advance at the Community Center Registration Desk. Ask for Holiday Kids Day Out. Fee $15/day Parent/Tot Rainbow Adventures Ages 2-4.5 years with parent Wednesday, 6:15-7 pm Get out and about as we cruise through fun themes with this exciting program. This is a great way to get out and burn off some creative energy together. Within each adventure you will make a craft, have story time, enjoy a snack and do some creative movement around the theme for the class. Sign-up for one or both! A parent needs to be present for each class. Classes will be held in the Preschool Sunny Meadows Playroom. Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR Theme 15-1141 Wed. 11/5 6:15-7 pm $8/$12 Teddy Bear PJ Party* 15-1241 Wed. 11/19 6:15-7 pm $8/$12 Pirates & Princesses *Wear your pj’s and bring your teddy bear. Alphabet Garden, Ages 2-4 with parent Wednesdays, 10:45-11:45 am Come play in the Alphabet Garden...where we will journey through the alphabet. Fast paced activities will hold your little one’s attention as we explore specific letters through crafts, songs, stories, rhymes and games. This is a great intro to preschool class. Inst.: Tricia Geary No class 11/26 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1119 9/10-10/22 (7 weeks) $35/$53 15-1219 10/29-12/10 (6 weeks) $30/$45 All classes on this page meet at the Community Center. Autumn 2014 National Night Out Tuesday, August 5 at Community Center Park rmparks.org Early Childhood Classes 21 Enrichment Classes American Girl Tea Party - Gratitude Garden Theme Behind the Scenes w/ Lunch, Ages 4-6 years New! Calling all girls, get dressed up in your fancy clothes and bring any favorite doll all dressed up for a special experience. Your girl will make a sweet memento for their doll and her! Then we’ll have a fancy tea party. Parents are welcome to come in the last 5 minutes to take pictures, bring your camera. Inst.: Kim Kusiciel Location: Community Center Room Code # Ages Time Fee R/NR 15-1216 4-6 yrs. 1-2 pm $12/$15 15-1226 6-9 yrs. 2:15-3:15 pm $12/$15 We’re going to move on this exciting class, as children visit some interesting local businesses and restaurants. We’ll take the Park District mini bus on our visits. Please send your child with a drink and lunch each class. Children will get a kick out of what goes on behind the scenes. If your child attends preschool here, this class can back up right to his/her am class. Inst.: Mary Moran Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1150 10/8-11/5 (5 weeks) $51/$71 Sunday, 11/16 Mini Sportsters w/ Lunch, Ages 3-5 New! Fridays, 12:15-1 pm Get fit and learn a new sport activity each week! We will start each class with lunch and then head to the gym. Each week your child will be exposed to a new sport including soccer, basketball, t-ball, bowling, kickball and more. Stretching and increasing flexibility and endurance will be incorporated into this class. If your child attends preschool here, this class can back up right to his/her am class. Please send your child with a drink and lunch each week. If you want to add on to Kids Day Out you can for $5. Inst.: Mary Moran No class 10/31, 11/28 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1124 9/12-10/10 (5 weeks) $25/$40 15-1224 10/17-12/5 (6 weeks) $30/$45 Preschool Dance Lunch Bunch, Ages 3-5 New! (without parent) Bring a lunch, hitch on to our preschool program and do a little dance in our dance studio. Send your child to preschool with a sack lunch and their dance attire. Preschoolers will dance first from 12:00 to 12:30pm then later will enjoy a delicious lunch with their friends. Attire: leotard, pink tights under their school clothes plus bring pink ballet and tap shoes. Inst.: Debbie Rochau No class 11/24 Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-2106 Mon. 9/8-10/20 noon-1 pm $38/$57 15-2206 Mon. 10/27-12/15 noon-1 pm $38/$57 Dunkin Art & Fun with Breakfast, Ages 5-6 years New! Saturdays, 10-11:15 am If your child enjoys art, then sign them up to explore even more ways to be creative. We will start off with donut holes and discuss art, do a craft and build in a little playtime too. Activities include drawing, sand art, still life, 3-D paper art and more. Inst.: Malia Norman No class: 11/29 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1251 11/8-12/13 (5 weeks) $35/$52 Wednesdays, 12:15-2 pm Little Chefs, Ages 3-4.5 without parent New! Thursdays, 1-1:45 pm Kids love to help in the kitchen. In this intro to cooking , the little chefs will learn safety in the kitchen as well as learning basic skills needed to assist in the kitchen. The best part will be tasting all the recipes! Please inform the teacher of any allergies prior to the first class. Inst.: Mary Moran No class 11/27 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1133 9/4-10/16 (7 weeks) $40/$60 15-1233 10/23-12/11 (7 weeks) $40/$60 Soaring Kitchen Kids, Ages 4-6 Mondays, 3:45-4:30 pm Join your friends for some cooking fun. We will prepare different recipes, sample our finished work and learn some important rules about how to be safe while helping in the kitchen. Inst.: Mary Moran No class 10/13, 11/24 Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1125 9/8-10/6 (5 weeks) $28/$42 15-1225 10/20-12/8 (7 weeks) $40/$60 Be a Reading Super Hero, Grade K New! Tuesdays, 1-2:30 pm Does your child need some reading reinforcement? There is no need for a tutor or private service. Come get the skills to be a Reading Super Hero with us. This literature based class will help improve reading and writing skills and will build on skills that your child is currently learning in kindergarten. Cathy Martin, our early childhood instructor, is a certified teacher (k-9) who teaches in conjunction with the Illinois Early Learning Standards. Students may take one or both sessions. No class: 11/25 *Note week off in between session with teacher inservice** Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1143 10/7-10/28 (4 weeks) $56/$76 15-1243 11/11-12/9 (4 weeks) $56/$76 Be a Math Super Hero, Grade K New! Thursdays, 1-2:30 pm Does your child need some math reinforcement? There is no need for a tutor or private service. Come get the skills to be a Math Super Hero with us. This mathematics based class will help improve their math minds by being exposed to a variety of age appropriate math concepts. Cathy Martin, our early childhood instructor, is a certified teacher (k-9) who teaches in conjunction with the Illinois Early Learning Standards. Students may take one or both sessions. No class: 11/27 *Note week off in between session with teacher inservice** Code # Dates Fee R/NR 15-1145 10/9-10/30 (4 wks) $56/$76 15-1245 11/13-12/11 (4 wks) $56/$76 Sing With Me, Ages 4-5, See page 11 for more info on this class. All classes on this page meet at the Community Center. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Fitness 22 Nelson Sports Complex Fitness Center 847-818-3214 Fitness Center Hours Monday-Friday 5:30 am-8:30 pm Saturday & Sunday 7:30 am-1 pm The Fitness Center will be closed these holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day Facility Amenities Treadmills Ellipticals Membership Options Passes are sold at Nelson Sports Complex Ice Arena Office and Community Center. Admittance by membership pass only. Junior High students may be included in a family membership but must attend a one-time orientation. Annual Membership Fees R/NR Adult, 18 + Individual: $145/$175 Family (2 members): $235/$265 Add’l family member: $75/$85 Senior, 60 + Individual: $110/$140 Super Senior, 60 + Individual: $80/$95 Monday-Friday, 10 am-3 pm only Exercise Bikes Weight Machines High School Student Individual: $80/$95 (Must present a valid high school ID) Free Weights Flat Screen TV Men’s and Women’s Locker Rooms with Showers Personal Training The Fitness Center has a professional personal trainer. Using a personal trainer is a great way for people who want an excellent workout and learn new techniques. We are offering a one hour session for $35. To schedule an appointment, please contact Tim Carter at 847-818-3200, x224 or [email protected] Active Duty/Veteran Discount* Individual: $80/$95 *Must provide proof through discharge/active duty documents Additional Memberships Fees 3 Month Pass Individual: $75/$90 6 Month Pass Individual: $110/$140 Preschool/Gymnastics/Skating 3 Month Pass Individual: $50 (Must have child enrolled in current session.) Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Fitness Zumba, Ages 16+ Zumba program is a dance-fitness class that is Latin-inspired and combines fast and slow rhythms to tone and sculpt the body. The cardio-based dance movements are easy to follow so you don’t need any dance experience to get moving in class. You won’t even realize you’re working out because you’ll be having so much fun. Inst.: Jennifer Voss Loc.: Community Center No class 11/25. Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5136 Tue. 9/16-10/14 7:45-8:45 pm $35/$53 15-5137 Tue. 10/21-11/18 7:45-8:45 pm $35/$53 15-5138 Tue. 12/2-2/16 7:45-8:45 pm $21/$31 Zumba Toning, Ages 16+ When it comes to body sculpting, Zumba® Toning raises the bar (or rather, the toning stick). Learn how to use lightweight, maraca-like Toning Sticks to enhance rhythm and tone all the target zones, including arms, abs and thighs. Zumba Toning is the perfect way to sculpt your body naturally while having a total blast. Inst.: Jenn Voss. Loc.: Community Center Dance Room. No class 11/27. Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5139 Thu. 9/18-10/16 6-7 pm $35/$53 15-5140 Thu. 10/23-11/20 6-7 pm $35/$53 15-5141 Thu. 12/4-12/18 6-7 pm $21/$31 Yoga, Ages 16+ Have you ever wanted to try yoga? Do you want to do something that will impact your future health in a positive way? Yoga is for everyone, come try our class. Bring your own yoga mat. Inst.: Liz Brush Loc.: Park Central Banquet Hall Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5134 Tue. 9/9-10/21 6-7 pm $54/$74 15-5135 Tue. 10/28-12/16 6-7 pm $54/$74 Fit Club, Ages 16+ Are you interest in trying some of those intense and fun fitness classes everyone is talking about? Classes like P90X, T25, Combat, Insanity or Brazil Butt Lift. If so, then come and join the Salt Creek Fit Club! All fitness levels are accepted and encouraged to come and try it out. It’s a one stop shop with hi to low cardio, Piyo, as well as strength and core training. We do it all! Inst.: Tammy Sopoci. Loc.: Twin Lakes Clubhouse. Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5129 Mon. 9/8-10/27 7:30-8:30 pm $39/$59 15-5130 Mon. 11/3-12/22 7:30-8:30 pm $39/$59 15-5131 Mon. 12/29-2/9 7:30-8:30 pm $39/$59 Muscle Max, Ages 16+ Increase bone density and lean body mass while working towards a stronger, fitter you! Participants will strength train using weights, elastic tubing and other equipment. Learn technique and correct form. Inst.: Julie Wilson Loc.: Twin Lakes Clubhouse Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5120 Tue. 8/26-10/14 7-8 pm $39/$59 15-5121 Tue. 10/21-12/9 7-8 pm $39/$59 15-5122 Tue. 12/16-2/3 7-8 pm $39/$59 Core Fusion, Ages 16+ Learn to utilize and strength your core as you improve your body’s overall functional strength, balance and coordination. This class focuses on strength, movement and balance challenges through use of the body’s core and incorporates functional, traditional and pilates based exercises. Stability Ball required. Inst.: Julie Watson Loc.: Twin Lakes Clubhouse Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5123 Tue. 8/26-10/14 8-9 pm $39/$59 15-5124 Tue. 10/21-12/9 8-9 pm $39/$59 15-5125 Tue. 12/16-2/3 8-9 pm $39/$59 Body Blast, Ages 16+ Body Blast is a class that mixes traditional callisthenic and body weight exercises with interval and strength training. Each class will consist of an efficient and challenging workout. This class you can see fast results. Join our P90X & Insanity certified instructor for this challenging workout. Loc.: Twin Lakes Clubhouse Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5126 Sat. 8/23-10/11 8:30-9:30 pm $39/$59 15-5127 Sat. 10/18-12/6 8:30-9:30 pm $39/$59 15-5128 Sat. 12/13-1/31 8:30-9:30 pm $39/$59 Pi-Yo, Ages 18+ Get ready to get strong! This class fuses the targeted core-strengthening aspects of a Pilates mat class with the deep stretches, balancing poses, and seamless flow of a Hatha Yoga class. Meditation and breathing exercises are combined with strengthening and stretching to help align the body and mind. Appropriate for all levels, this class will help to improve your overall health and well-being. Please bring your own yoga mat. Inst.: Sarah Antrim Loc.: Community Center. Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5145 Wed. 9/10-10/1 10-11 am $28/$42 15-5146 Wed. 10/8-10/29 10-11 am $28/$42 15-5147 Wed. 11/5-11/26 10-11 am $28/$42 Yo-Chi, Ages 18+ (Please bring your own yoga mat) This class fuses the stretch and flow of Hatha Yoga with meditative Tai Chi movements to strengthen muscles, promote flexibility, ease pain in joints, and improve your overall sense of well-being. The thoughtful and fluid flow of this class is appropriate for both beginners and even the most well-trained yogi, and will help you to discover more balance in your life. Inst.: Sarah Antrim Loc.: Community Center Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5142 Tue. 9/9-9/30 10-11 am $28/$42 15-5143 Tue. 10/7-10/28 10-11 am $28/$42 15-5144 Tue. 11/4-11/25 10-11 am $28/$42 Tai Chi, Ages 50+ Turbo Kick, Ages 16+ Enjoy thirty minutes of aerobic fitness using steps, hi-lo & kickboxing, followed by strength, toning and body conditioning. Inst.: Tammy Sopoci Loc.: Twin Lakes Clubhouse Code # Day Dates Time Fee R/NR 15-5117 Mon. 9/8-10/27 6:30-7:30 pm $39/$59 15-5118 Mon. 11/3-12/22 6:30-7:30 pm $39/$59 15-5119 Mon. 12/29-2/9 6:30-7:30 pm $39/$59 This program incorporates stretching and turning within a sequence of movements to improve the health of your body, mind and spirit. This can be done sitting and in a wheelchair. No class 11/28. Code # Day Dates Time Fee M/NM 15-5132 Fri. 9/5-10/17 9:30-10:30 am $28/$38 15-5133 Fri. 10/24-12/12 9:30-10:30 am $28/$38 Salt Creek’s Twin Lakes Clubhouse is located at 1200 E. Twin Lakes Drive, Palatine Autumn 2014 rmparks.org 23 Adults 24 Quilting with Margaret, Ages 18+ Learn how to make beautiful and traditional quilts. Margaret will teach you the basic techniques of piecing, patching and quilting. Bring a self-fitting thimble. Materials are not included. No experience necessary. Piecing and quilting done by hand and machine. Class on 11/4 will be held at the PPD Community Center, Room 1f. Inst.: Margaret Luba Loc.: Falcon Park Recreation Center, 2195 N. Hicks Rd., Palatine Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR 15-5161 Tue. 9/2-12/2 1-3 pm $5/$8 Allegro Adult Choir, Ages 16+ Do you sing in the shower? In the car with the windows rolled up? Do you love Karaoke nights? This class is an opportunity for men and women of all ages who have enjoyed singing in a group in the past and would like to return to ensemble singing. Allegro welcomes experienced singers as well as singers with limited choral experience. Allegro performs a wide variety of music from classical to Hollywood show tunes. Solo and small group opportunities will encourage your musical growth. Our Holiday concert COLD WEATHER, WARM HEARTS will be held Sunday, Dec. 7, 4 pm, at Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center. Surcharge for tickets purchased on line. Extra rehearsals 11/25 and 12/2 at Cutting Hall. No rehearsal 11/26. Director: Maggie Strong Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 1B Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR 15-5162 Wed. 9/3-12/3 7:30-9:30 pm $75/$95 Beginning Drawing, Ages 18+ Would you like to learn how to draw? Beginning drawing will help you develop your personal drawing skill and expand your spatial awareness. Learn about different drawing styles and techniques such as: contour line, shading, still lifes, perspective and portraits. Be a part of our drawing studio as we work with hands-on demonstrations, informative discussions, and group critiques. No drawing experience necessary. A list of needed supplies will be provided at the first class. Inst.: Renee Kuharchuk Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 2A Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR 15-5163 Tue. 9/9-10/28 7-9 pm $55/$75 Intermediate Drawing, Ages 18+ Expand your drawing knowledge and learn complex drawing skills such as facial proportions, figure drawing, and gestural drawing. This class will help you realistically draw portraits of people. Experience drawing through live models where you will learn about proportions, value and composition. Explore new drawing media that will include: charcoal, graphite, and chalk. Some drawing experience is required. A list of needed supplies will be provided at the first class. Inst.: Renee Kuharcuk Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 2A Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR 15-5166 Thu. 9/11-10/30 7-9 pm $55/$75 ing Meadow Roll s Garden Club Garden Club Not Just For Seniors! Come One...Come All...Ages 18 & Up! Mission Statement Intro To Ballroom Dance, Ages 18+ The undeniable romance of ballroom dancing is enjoying renewed popularity, so put on your dancing shoes and let a pair of our instructors lead you through the waltz, fox trot, cha-cha, and swing. You’ll also learn some basic rumba and tango! Singles as well as couples are welcome, but partners are not guaranteed. Please wear leather-soled shoes for easier movement. Both participants must sign the waiver on the registration form. Inst.: Clair and Bill Remer Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 2c Time Code # Day Date Fee R/NR 15-5168 Fri. 9/26-11/14 7-8:30 pm $35/$53 Continued Ballroom Dance, Ages 18+ A class for more advanced students with experience dancing the waltz, fox trot, cha-cha, swing rumba, and tango. Mambo, merengue, and quick step will be introduced. Singles as well as couples are welcome but partners are not guaranteed. Please wear leather soled shoes for easier movement. Both participants must sign the waiver on the registration form. Inst.: Claire and Bill Remer Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 2C Code # Day Date Time Fee R/NR 15-5167 Fri. 9/26-11/14 8:30-10 pm $35/$53 Wedding and Party Dancing, Ages 18+ Weddings, class reunions, and parties are more fun if you know how to dance. You will learn the popular electric and cha-cha slides and the basic steps partner for slow dancing, swing/jitterbug, polka, fox trot, waltz, and Texas two-step. Bring a copy of your special first dance song to class. Cherie’s easy learning style will have you ready to dance at that next special occasion. Singles and couples are welcome but partners are not guaranteed. Leathersoled shoes are required. Both participants must sign the waiver on the registration form. Inst.: Cherie Uricek Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 2c Time Code # Day Date Fee R/NR 15-5164 Thu. 9/11-10/30 7-8:30 pm $35/$53 Latin Dance, Ages 18+ The rumba, cha-cha, mambo, merengue and tango are the hot new trend in dance styles. Cherie’s easy-to-learn style will get you dancing the basic steps in time for your next party. Singles and couples are welcome but partners are not guaranteed. Leather-soled shoes are required for dancing. Both participants must sign the wavier on the registration form. Inst.: Cherie Uricek Loc.: PPD Community Center, Room 2c Time Code # Day Date Fee R/NR 15-5165 Thu. 9/11-10/30 8:30-10 pm $35/$53 PPD Community Center, 250 E. Wood St., Palatine. Rolling Meadows Garden Club is Celebrating their 15th Anniversary! Come join us on November 1st at The Cotillion in Palatine Luncheon festivities will begin at 11:30 am Ticket information is available on our web-site rollingmeadowsgardenclub.com Enjoy learning more about gardening. Join others who share these same common interests. The Garden Club meets the second Wednesday of each month at 6 pm, January through November, in the Card Room, at the Rolling Meadows Park District Community Center. Encourage the knowledge and love of gardening through education meetings and field trips. Contribute to the community through civic beautification, awards and annual events. Annual Membership Dues Monthly Meetings, 6 pm Contact Us Fall Garden Club Speakers August 13- Nancy Shumm-Burgess: Pioneer Gardens September 10- Laura Christensen: Made in the Shade $15 per individual, or $27 per couple. Be sure to visit our website rollingmeadowsgardenclub.com for further details, upcoming programs and events. You can also contact us at [email protected] October 8- Marian Thill: Backyard Gardening for Birds & Butterflies November 12- To be Determined: Please check web-site Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Seniors Rolling Meadows Park District & GYC’s Senior Center Adults 50+ Enjoy the countless benefits included in your membership! “We don’t stop playing when we grow old, we grow old when we stop playing” Rolling Meadows Golden Years Council has been providing service, support, and fun activities to all active adults in the Northwest Suburban area for 30 years. The Rolling Meadows Park District is dedicated to the idea that leisure is an important component of life. A large variety of programs and outings are designed for but not limited to adults 50 years and better. Programs are offered every month to give adults opportunities to enjoy leisure time, promote social connections, stimulate the mind and experience fun. Participants do not have to reside in Rolling Meadows, and adults of all ages can participate. For outings and day trips, our busses are utilized unless otherwise stated. Outings originate from the RM Community Center unless otherwise specified. Come over and visit for a free tour or check us out on the web to find out what’s coming up. Call 847-818-3205 or stop in to the Community Center to register for the offerings that interests you. Hope to see you soon! Check us out on the web at rmparks.org. 2015 Annual Membership Dues New dues will be voted on and be effective November 3. Check with the Senior Office for exact fees. Program Fee Structure Member & Non-Member: (Mbr./Non-Mbr.) Senior Center Drop In Activities Monday: Poker: 8:30-11:30 am Fit & Fun: 9-9:30 am Fishing Club: 10 am Yahtzee: 1:30 pm (2nd & 4th Monday of the month) Tuesday: Canasta: 9 am-noon Quilting: 9 am Model Railroad Club: 9:30 am Needle Crafts: noon Ping Pong: 1 pm Baggo: 1:30 pm Wednesday: Poker: 8:30-11:30 am Farkle: 10 am Pinochle: 12:30 pm Fit & Fun: 9-9:30 am Thursday: Sew For Charity: 9 am Mexican Train Dominos: 10 am Bridge: 12:30-3:30 pm Scrabble: 1 pm Canasta: 2:30 pm Friday: Poker: 8:30 am Fit & Fun: 9-9:30 am Hand & Pony: 12:30 pm *A nominal non-member fee is charged for all activities at the Senior Center. Woodshop We are a local club that meets Monday through Saturday, 9 am to noon. The club is dedicated to increasing the enjoyment of woodworking. Woodworkers of all skill levels are welcome. Our club provides a forum through which members can express, share and promote a common interest in woodworking. You are sure to enjoy what The Rolling Meadows Woodshop has to offer. Guests are invited to stop by one of our general meetings and see what we are all about. Hope to see you there soon. Sew For Charity Use your sewing skills to help local charities, like nursing homes, hospitals, the troops, veterans, animal shelters and more by joining our Sew For Charity group. Hand sewn items, no experience necessary. This group meets on Thursdays from 9 am-noon weekly. Quilters Bingo Needle Crafts Bunco Bash Are you looking for a local quilt club? Our club was established in 1992 and is a great way to make new friends and share your love of quilting. Our quilt club meets every Tuesday at the Rolling Meadows Senior Center from 9 am to noon. You will have an opportunity to learn new skills and participate in a variety of individual, charity and challenge quilt projects. Join our group, all you need is a needle and scissors, we have the thread and fabric! Do you like crocheting, knitting and other needlework? We sit, we knit, we crochet, we stitch, we chat, we laugh and meet fellow sewing enthusiasts in the area. Fiber artists of all skill levels are invited for a cup of tea and friendly conversation. Our group meets at the Rolling Meadows Senior Center on Tuesdays from noon-2 pm. Autumn 2014 Address & Phone 3705 Pheasant Dr. Rolling Meadows, 60008 847-818-3205 Office Hours Mon.-Thu. 9 am-4 pm Activity Hours Mon.- Fri. 9 am-4 pm Saturdays 9 am-noon Registration Dates Members: 8/4 Non-Members: 8/11 Come out and enjoy a wonderful social group and play one of America’s favorite past-times; Bingo. A great place to meet new people or to share a day with your friends. Dates 2nd and 4th Friday of every month Time: 12:45-2:45 pm Loc.: Senior Center Do you love to play and need a social outing? Join our group for this enjoyable game and meet new friends. Dates: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month Time: 1:30-3 pm Location: Senior Center rmparks.org 25 Seniors 26 All senior trips depart from the Senior Center, 3705 Pheasant Drive, Rolling Meadows. For most of our outings and trips, we will use the Park District’s busses, unless otherwise stated. Summer Carnival Friday, August 15, 11:30 am-2:30 pm Take a stroll around our specially created “GYC Midway” where you will find a wide variety of fun and familiar games to play and win prizes. There will also be bingo and All the Kings Men (barbershop quartet) will be performing. The lunch menu includes: hot dog and a hamburger, chips, beverage and ice cream dixie cup. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-Carnival $10/$12 Air Classics Museum of Aviation Sugar Grove, IL Tuesday, September 9, 8:30 am-2:30 pm Come join us to tour the classic aircraft museum. There are 12 aircraft to see and three buildings of exhibits. You can view vehicles, uniforms, and other aviation memorabilia. Lunch is on your own after the tour. Registration deadline is 8/11. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5150 $20/$30 Geneva Lakes Antique and Classic Boat Show Abbey Resort, Fontana, WI Saturday, September 27, Noon-6:30 pm Geneva Lakes Antique and Classic Boat Show display antique, classic and vintage boats from all over the country. Showcasing major boat manufactures, Streblow, Hacker, Garwood, and many more. There will be “Starting of the Engines” boat parade at 4:00 pm. The bus will drop you off and then you will be able to walk around the boat show. The boat show is presented by The Blackhawk Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society. Vendors will have items for sale. Lunch will be at a local restaurant on your own. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Registration deadline is 8/27. Fee Member/Non-Member Code # 15-5148 $15/$25 Cantigny Park Wheaton, IL Tuesday, September 30, 9:30 am-4 pm Come tour the Robert R. McCormick house who was the president of the Tribune Company and a Colonel during World War I. This is a guided narrative tour of his 20th century mansion. The second tour is of the First Division Museum that is a self-guided tour were you will be transported to the trenches of World War I, the beaches of World War II, and the jungles of Vietnam. View uniforms, awards, personal mementos, and artifacts of weapons and vehicles. Outside the Museum is the tank park that features 100 years of armor. The third tour is of the Gardens of Cantigny Park. The garden tour showcases the lifecycle of trees, shrubs, perennials and annuals in stunning displays that perform well in a Midwest climate the tour will depend on what is currently in bloom. Lunch is on your own at the restaurant of Le Jardin. There will be stairs and walking to each building. Please wear walking shoes. Some of trip will be located outside so please dress for the weather. Trip registration deadline is 8/28 Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5149 $30/$40 Octoberfest Luncheon The Cotillion Tuesday, October 7 Don’t miss this afternoon of good food and great fun! Lunch at The Cotillion includes roast loin of pork, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, cream of vegetable soup, bread and butter, coffee or tea, and pumpkin pie for dessert. Back by popular demand, our entertainment is The Johnny Wagner Band. This four piece band entertains in full German attire. They play traditional Oktoberfest music with a nine foot long Swiss Alphorn, Austrian fife, tuba, trumpet, and drum trio. Tickets are not sold at the door. This is a contracted event, not refundable. The Cotillion is located at 360 Creekside in Palatine at Northwest Highway (Route 14) and Route 53. Doors open at 11 am. Cash bar. Lunch is served at noon. Please notify the Park District staff of any food restrictions when you register. Code # Fee 15-5170$29 Potawatomi Casino Milwaukee, WI Friday, October 10, 9:30 am-4 pm Join us for a day at the Potawatomi Casino. There are a variety of games to play such as BINGO, poker, slots, and table games. Lunch will be on your own at the casino. The fee includes transportation only. Registration deadline is 9/10. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5151 $12/$22 Waukegan History Museum Waukegan, IL Thursday, October 16, 9:45 am-3:30 pm The Museum is the former home of John C. Haines, a past mayor of Chicago, Illinois. The Haines House was built about 1843, making it one of the oldest surviving buildings in Lake County. It was enlarged to its present size in the 1870’s. The Museum portrays life of the late Victorian period in 1870’s. The rich history of Waukegan is found throughout the Museum in the form of exhibits, photographs, and artifacts. Highlights include a truck that young Jack Benny used, the bed that Abraham Lincoln slept on while visiting the city and the charred clock face from the second Lake Country Courthouse. There will be a tour of the museum. Lunch will be on your own in a nearby restaurant. Registration deadline is 9/15. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5152 $20/$30 Chicago Film Tour Chicago, IL Saturday, October 25, 8:45 am-4:30 pm Come join us on the Chicago Film Tour. A bus will takes us to different sites where movies have been filmed in Chicago. The tour is about two hours long. You will see clips of the different Chicago made movies on the bus while visiting that location. Some of the feature movies are The Dark Knight, The Fugitive, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, The Blues Brothers, The North by Northwest, The Sting, and many more. There are restrooms on the bus. Lunch is on your own at Gino’s East Pizzeria. Trip registration deadline is 9/25. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5153 $42/$52 For more information on the Senior Center, Senior Programs or Community Programs call 847-818-3205. Stop by the Senior Center office for a complete catalog of activities and for a copy of our monthly Golden Nuggets newsletter or visit our website at rmparks.org. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Seniors All senior trips depart from the Senior Center, 3705 Pheasant Drive, Rolling Meadows. For most of our outings and trips, we will use the Park District’s busses, unless otherwise stated. Fireside Christmas The Who’s Tommy For almost twenty years, Fireside has presented the area’s most beautiful and original musical revues in celebration of the most joyous holiday of the year. Each year Fireside’s Christmas offering has become, without question, the most popular and sought-after show of the season, It’s always gorgeous; it’s always entertaining; it’s always filled with inspiration and love. It always has a new look, a new sound, new music, new choreography, new costumes, new setting, and a new, fabulous cast of performers, What doesn’t change from year to year is Fireside’s everlasting dedication to artistic quality and the true meaning of Christmas. Lunch is included. Registration deadline is 10/6. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5154 $95/$105 Set in the 1940’s, Tommy is the story of a boy who witnesses his father murder his mother’s lover upon his surprise return home after being released from a prisoner of war camp. The trauma sends Tommy into a nearly catatonic state, becoming deaf, dumb, and blind. His only form of communication becomes pinball and his wizardry with the flippers propels him into the national spotlight. Tommy is a story of hope, healing and human spirit that follows this child’s journey from darkness to triumph. Based on The Who’s 1969 album, this one-of-a-kind production is filled with soaring anthems and bursting ballads, mind-exploding images and pulsating dance numbers. Be a part of the greatest rock opera ever written. Lunch will be on your own at a local restaurant. Registration deadline is 12/15. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5159 $58/$68 Fort Atkinson, WI Thursday, November 6, 8 am-6 pm Camelot Paramount Theater, Aurora, IL Wednesday, January 14, 10:30 am-5:15 pm Drury Lane, Oakbrook, IL Thursday, November 13, 10:30 am-5:30 pm Adapted from T.H. White’s novel The Once and Future King, Camelot is a valiant Broadway musical that will transport audiences to the magical and mythical days of medieval England. The legendary characters King Arthur, Queen Guenevere, Sir Lancelot and Merlyn come alive in this exciting tale of love and chivalry. The classic production features a lush, romantic score including “If Ever I Would Leave You,” “Camelot,” “How to Handle a Woman,” and “Follow Me.” Lunch is included in the registration fee. Registration deadline is 10/13. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5155 $60/$70 Baha’i Temple Wilmette, IL Tuesday, November 18, 10 am-4 pm Join us to view the Baha’i Temple in Wilmette, IL. Take a tour of the beautiful temple of the Baha’i faith and see the outdoor gardens that are located at the temple. Lunch will be on your own at a nearby restaurant. Part of the tour may be outside, dress for the weather. Trip registration deadline is 10/20. Fee Member/Non-Member Code # 15-5156 $20/$30 Lincoln Park Zoo - Zoolights Chicago, IL Monday, December 8, 3:30 pm-9 pm Lincoln Park Zoo Zoolights is a family oriented holiday celebration. Lincoln Park Zoo features millions of holiday lights, ice carving, music, food and gift shopping. You will be walking around outside. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Registration deadline is 11/10. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5157 $12/$22 Scrooge the Comedy White Pines Dinner Theater, Mt. Morris, IL Friday, December 12, 9 am-5:30 pm Brent Young of Sterling wrote, directs and stars in this hilarious show along with Scrooge himself-Rick Johnson. This wacky, zany, audience participation comedy is a must see for our holiday entertainment plans. The story is based on a loosely adapted version of Charles Dicken’s timeless classic “A Christmas Carole.” White Pines has taken this well known drama and turned it into a side-splitting comedy for all ages. Lunch is included with the show. Show is located at the White Pines Inn. Registration deadline is 11/12. Code # Fee Member/Non-Member 15-5158 $47/$57 Check out our Senior Program Guide for programs, trips, services and events at rmparks.org or stop in at the Senior Center for a copy. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org 27 Senior Classes & Events 28 Classes Rules of the Road Review Life Line Screening Event At Life Line Screening, our mission is to make people aware of unrecognized health problems and encourage them to seek follow-up care with their personal physician. We are the leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings in the United States. Tests include stroke screening, an abdominal aortic aneurysm screening, atrial fibrillation screening, a peripheral arterial disease screening, and an osteoporosis screening. You must register by calling the designated Helping Hand phone number, 800-324-9458. Registration deadline: 8/4. Loc.: Community Center Auditorium Day Dates Time Fee Tue. 8/19 9 am-5 pm Five screenings for $149 Interior Design on a Dime Join Rhody Hausauer as she speaks to us about changing the look of your home with items you have around your house. Create a beautiful decor for your home using the creative and “cents-able” ideas by Interior Decorator Rhody Hausauer, owner of Window Shopping, a local interior design firm. A passionate believer that high-end looks can be achieved at any price point, Rhody will show you how to create a gorgeous home at a fraction of the cost by recycling and giving new life to much of what you may already have. Please RSVP by calling 847-818-3205. Loc.: Community Center Auditorium Day Dates Time Fee Wed. 9/17 6:30 pm Free to residents, Non residents $1 Tai Chi, Ages 50+ This program incorporates stretching and turning within a sequence of movements to improve the health of your body, mind and spirit. This can be done sitting and in a wheelchair. No class 11/28. Code # Day Dates Time Fee M/NM 15-5132 Fri. 9/5-10/17 9:30-10:30 am $28/$38 15-5133 Fri. 10/24-12/12 9:30-10:30 am $28/$38 Fit N’ Fun Get fit and have fun! This is a drop-in activity. Loc.: Community Center Card Room Time Day Fee Free to members/$1 for Non-members Every Mon./Wed./Fri. 9-9:30 am Sponsored by the Office of the Secretary of State, this course is a great way to brush up on your basic road skills before taking the state written or driving test. For more information call, 847-818-3205. Pre-registration is required for these classes. Loc.: Senior Center Fee Time Date Day Free 10 am-noon 10/3 Fri. AARP Driver Safety Program 2014 Schedule Enroll in an AARP Driver Safety class today. • Develop strategies to drive more safely • Learn how to adjust for changes in vision and hearing • Update your knowledge of the rules of the road The Course fee is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. Classes are taught by trained, State of Illinois approved instructors. See the session dates to register for one of the classes. Register at the Senior Center Office or call 847-818-3205. Day Dates Time Fee AARP Member/Non-Member Sat. 8/9-8/16 9:30 am-1:30 pm $15/$20 Sat. 10/11-10/18 9:30 am-1:30 pm $15/$20 Sat. 12/6-12/13 9:30 am-1:30 pm $15/$20 Events Save the dates for our Senior Luncheons, Movies & Special Events Senior Luncheons 9/25 (Fashion Show Luncheon),10/30,11/20 and 12/18 Senior Movies 9/24,10/29 and 11/26 (no Dec. movie) Senior Special Events 8/15 Summer Carnival, 9/25 Fashion Show Luncheon, 10/17 Anniversary Luncheon (Toast to Thirty) at Holiday Inn Rolling Meadows Contact the Senior Office at 847-818-3205 for more information. Opera In Focus Spectacular Productions of Miniature Proportions Puppeteers performing in the Kungsholm tradition, perform from over 30 operas, through elegant puppets for your enjoyment. . WEDNESDAY, 4 pm SATURDAY, 1:30 pm Now selling Season Tickets, call for more information. Advanced reservations required www.operainfocus.com 847-818-3220, x186 Barry Southerland, Justin Snyder, Leilani Narciso, Shayne Snyder Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Facility Rentals Whether you’re seeking space for a personal celebration, corporate event, meeting or a club gathering, the Rolling Meadows Park District offers the right venues for your event. All prices vary on hours, locations and dates. Park Central Banquet Hall, 3000 Central Road This elegant hall provides an intimate atmosphere. Park Central offers kitchen space, a cocktail bar, a dance floor and an exquisite courtyard that features floral accents along with a fountain during the warmer seasons. This hall provides space up to 120 guests. For reservations or questions contact Jade Yactor at 847-818-3200, x222 or [email protected] Plum Grove Park Banquet Hall, 4001 Park Drive, Palatine This banquet hall has a rich wooden interior design with brick accent walls. The room is complemented by dramatic features of a high ceiling, open view of the park and features a hearth fireplace. Plum Grove banquet room provides space for 140 guests. For reservations or questions contact Wendy McKinney at 847-397-4800 or [email protected] Community Center Rooms, 3705 Pheasant Drive The Community Center offers rentals for small to large groups. The rooms available for rentals are the Auditorium, which holds up 150 guests and includes a kitchen, dance floor, stage and gymnasium. The Card Room holds up 60 guests and includes a kitchen. For reservations or questions contact Jade Yactor at 847-818-3200, x222 or [email protected] West Meadows Ice Arena, 3939 Winnetka Avenue If you are interested in having a skating party, let us host your event or special occasion at our ice arena. Kitchen space is also available for 60 guests. For reservations or questions contact Jacob Kaplan at 847-818-3210 or [email protected] Parks and Picnics Kimball Hill Park and Florey Park are outdoor venues that provide great summer outings. For reservations or questions contact Jade Yactor at 847-818-3200, x222 or [email protected] Resident reservations for the 2015 season begin on January 5, 2015. Baseball/Softball & Soccer Fields We have a three level system for renting the fields. For pricing and availability contact Mike Azzaretto at 847-818-3200, x223 Resident Teams (Level 1) A Resident team will be defined as an organization or team having at least 76% of their total roster with players residing in Rolling Meadows. Half-Resident (Level 2) A Half-Resident team is defined as an organization or team having between 50% and 75% of their total roster with players residing in Rolling Meadows. Non-Resident Teams (Level 3) A Non-Resident team is defined as an organization or team having less than 50% of their total roster with players residing in Rolling Meadows. Baseball/Softball Fields for Rent Community Center Field #1 and #2 Kimball Hill Fields #1, #2 and #3 Florey Park McKenzie Field Waverly Park Sandburg Field Soccer Fields for Rent Community Center Lit Field / Community Center Large Field Sunset Park / Central Road / Community Center Creek Fields Autumn 2014 All indoor rental fees include set up and take down of tables and chairs and garbage removal. A supervisor is on duty at all times during rental. Take a virtual tour of some of our facilities at rmparks.org. rmparks.org 29 Hockey Renegades Youth Hockey 30 rmrenegadeshockey.com Free Hockey Give Hockey a Try: The Renegades host FREE Hockey sessions for kids that would like to try hockey for the first time. Sessions are held on days off of school and holiday weeks. Hockey equipment is available for use at no cost. New skaters and current Hockey Tot skaters only please! Instructors will be present to assist new skaters. Check out the Renegade website at rmrenegadeshockey.com for new dates as they are added. Please RSVP at (847) 398-2700 x100 or by emailing Patti at [email protected] G.H.A.T dates may be cancelled for low enrollment. Day Date Time Location 8/26 4:50-5:50 pm Tue. Sports Complex 8/28 4:50-5:50 pm Thu. Sports Complex 9/5 4-5:30 pm Fri. West Meadows 5:40-6:40 pm Wed. 9/17 Sports Complex Mon. 10/13 10:15-11:15 am Sports Complex 11/4 1:30-2:30 pm Tue. Sports Complex 11/9* 1:20-2:20 pm Sun. Sports Complex *National G.H.A.T. Day! Free admission to Public Skate immediately following (2:30-4 pm). Give Goalie a Try: MUST PRE-REGISTER! NO WALK INS! The Renegades invite skaters with an interest in playing goalie to come out and “Give Goalie a Try!” Goalies will have an opportunity to dress in full goalie gear, get instruction from staff & receive live shots from players and coaches. In order to ensure that there is goalie equipment for all participants, you must pre-register one week in advance by calling (847) 398-2700 x100 or by emailing Patti at [email protected] G.G.A.T dates may be cancelled for low enrollment. Day Mon. Wed. Date 8/25 9/17 Time 6:20-7:20 pm 5:40-6:40 pm Location West Meadows Sports Complex Bauer World Invite: Come check out hockey teams from all over the world as they participate in the Bauer World Invite Tournament. Bauer North American dates for Chicago are November 7-9. You can come out to the West Meadows Ice Arena & the Nelson Sports Complex Ice Arena to watch the fun! Admission is free. Learn to Play Hockey Tots (Level 1) Ages 3-8, but not limited Our Hockey Tot/Learn to Skate class will put beginner skaters on track to our Hockey Program. All the same features of the RMPD Learn to Skate class with a bit of hockey flare. First time skaters will learn: the proper way to fall, marching while standing and moving, swizzles, push and glide and two foot glide. Basic hockey activities such as playing with pucks and shooting will be incorporated into the end of each class, when skaters are balanced and confident enough to do so. No experience is needed. Skates, helmets and sticks are available for use in class at the ice arena. Classes are 30 minutes. No class dates: 11/7* & 11/8*, 11/24-11/29 Code # 15-7110 15-7111 15-7112 15-7113 15-7115 15-7116 15-7117 Day Mon. Tue. Wed. Wed. Fri.* Fri.* Sat.* Dates 9/22-12/15 9/23-12/16 9/24-12/17 9/24-12/17 9/19-12/19 9/19-12/19 9/20-12/20 Time 1:15-1:45 pm 10-10:30 am 1:30-2 pm 5:55-6:25 pm 4-4:30 pm 4:50-5:20 pm 8-8:30 am Location Sports Complex Sports Complex West Meadows Sports Complex West Meadows West Meadows Sports Complex Fee $85 $85 $85 $95 $85 $95 $95 Pre-Mites (Level 2) Beginner Pre-Mites is for players passing through the Hockey Tot class, Learn to Skate Tots 2 class, Pre-Alpha class, or can skate the length of the ice with a push and glide motion (not marching or walking motion). Class covers all the basic skating techniques used in the game of hockey, along with an introduction to puck-handling, passing and shooting, all in a fun and educational atmosphere. This class is intended to give kids the basic intro to the sport of ice hockey so they may continue their education of the game for years to come. Classes are 45 minutes. Full equipment required for Pre-Mites. Equipment needed: Helmet with face mask, elbow pads, shin guards, hockey gloves, hockey skates and stick. Rental equipment bags available. Inquire at West Meadows. No class dates: 11/7* & 11/8*, 11/24-11/29 Code# 15-7118 15-7119 15-7120 15-7121 15-7122 15-7123 15-7124 Day Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri.* Fri.* Sat.* Dates 9/22-12/15 9/23-12/16 9/24-12/17 9/25-12/18 9/19-12/19 9/19-12/19 9/20-12/20 Time Location 1:15-2 pm Sports Complex 10:40-11:25 am Sports Complex 1:30-2:15 pm West Meadows 10:40-11:25 am Sports Complex 4-4:45 pm West Meadows 4:50-5:35 pm West Meadows 8-8:45 am Sports Complex Fee R/NR $85/$95 $85/$95 $85/$95 $85/$95 $85/$95 $95/$105 $95/$105 Pre-Mite League (Must be enrolled in a Pre-Mite class to play in the Pre-Mite League) Pre-Mite League is your player’s first introduction to the game of hockey. The league follows USA Hockey’s Initiation Program format of cross ice games. The ice is divided into smaller sections and each section has it’s own game. This format allows the beginner skater to have more success while enjoying the first experience in a game setting. Scoring is not kept to decrease the competitiveness of the games and keep the emphasis on learning and having fun. During games positions are not followed, allowing for a free flowing game that is easier for kids to enjoy and better for their skill development. All Pre-Mites are recommended to join the Pre-Mite League as an addition to their regular class. All games and teams are divided by talent level and not by age. Full equipment required for Pre-Mites. Equipment needed: Helmet with face mask, elbow pads, shin guards, hockey gloves, hockey skates and stick. Rental equipment bags available. Inquire at West Meadows. No class dates: 11/26 Code# Day 15-7125 Wed. Dates 9/24-12/17 Time 5:55-6:40 pm Location Fee R/NR Sports Complex $95/$105 Hockey Transition Class Have you enjoyed one of our Give Hockey a Try dates and want to join a class mid-session? Hockey Tot Transition Class is the perfect thing. Join a class at the midway point at a pro-rated fee. Register for half a session for $40, it’s the perfect way to get started in hockey without the commitment of a full 12 class session. Check class days and times under the Hockey Tot section. Starts the week of October 27th. Renegades Floor Hockey new! See page 14 for more info. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Youth/Adult Hockey Nick Cinquegrani Hockey Operations Coordinator 847-398-2700, x105 [email protected] Tony Kolozsy Hockey Development Coordinator 847-818-3210 [email protected] Renegades 2014 Youth Fall Hockey rmrenegadeshockey.com The Rolling Meadows Park District Renegades Youth Hockey program is a recreational hockey program that encourages play at the house league and pre-hockey level. Our program is designed to give all kids a fair and equal opportunity to play ice hockey. This will be accomplished by placing an emphasis on learning individual skills, team concepts, sportsmanship and fun without the pressures of winning. Fees R/NR Fall 2014 Age Divisions Evaluations TBD MITE MINOR Tuesday, September 2, 5:50 pm @ SC (all) Players born 2008 & 2009 (or skill level) Friday, September 5, 5:45 pm @ SC (all) TBD MITE MAJOR Thursday, September 4, 5:50 pm @ SC (all) Players born 2006 & 2007 (or skill level) Friday, September 5, 6:40 pm @ SC (all) TBD MITE MAJOR FULL ICE – 2006 PLAYERS ONLY TBD SQUIRT Players born 2004 & 2005 TBD PEEWEE Players born 2002 & 2003 Wednesday, September 3, 5:50 pm @ SC (odds) Thursday, September 4th 7 pm @ SC (evens) TBD BANTAM Players born 2000 & 2001 Thursday, September 4, 8:10 pm @ SC (odds) Friday, September 5th 9:10 pm @ SC (evens) FREE Checking Clinic (Mandatory for all Bantam players) September 2 & 3, 8:10-9:10 pm @ SC TBD MIDGETS Tuesday, September 2, 9:20 pm @ SC (all) Players born 1996 – 1999 Tuesday, September 2, 7 pm @ SC (odds) Wednesday, September 3rd 7 pm @ SC (evens) Mite players will play in-house USA Hockey ADM cross ice games only. Mite Majors will also have the opportunity to participate in “full ice” games to help enhance their skills and knowledge of the game. Squirt through Midget levels will play in the NWHL. Fall 2014 Evaluations: All skaters must be evaluated in their age appropriate category. Mite Minors and Mite Majors have 2 evaluations; players must attend both ice times. Squirt - Bantam have separate evaluations depending on their registration number (odd or even). Your registration number will be emailed to you upon registration. Goalies should attend all evaluation ice times for their category. Registration: • Begins Friday, August 1st • Receive a $25 discount off of fall fees when you register on-line at rmparks.org • Payment option available (50% due at time of registration with balance to be auto charged to credit card on November 15, 2014) • Registration deadline is Thursday, August 28th • Additional information available on the Renegades website at rmrenegadeshockey.com Residents for all hockey programs and classes include: Rolling Meadows Park District, Salt Creek Park District, Elk Grove Park District and Palatine Park District residents. Arlington Heights Park District residents receive a rebate from the Arlington Heights Park District for the difference between resident/non-resident fees with paid receipt. Rolling Meadows Adult Hockey League 40 and Over League Join our Fall Over 40 League with C and H divisions! All games will be played at the West Meadows, Nelson Sports Complex, Hoffman Estates, Oakton, and Glenview Ice Arenas. The season will consist of pre-season games, regular season games and playoffs. Adult Hockey League The Rolling Meadows Park District offers several skill level divisions to fit any players ability (A, B, C1, C2, C3, H1, H2, H3, H4). The league is designed to provide participants with a fun, competitive atmosphere. Registration is taken on a team or an individual basis. Each team is guaranteed 20 games including at least one playoff game. Days and times of games are on a random schedule. Autumn 2014 Steve Deinzer/ Adult Hockey Coordinator 847-398-2700, x102 [email protected] Drop-In Adult Hockey (Ages 18+) Players skate and get some exercise in a non-competitive atmosphere. Players will be divided into 2 teams each day. All sessions are no-check with a minimum age of 18 years. All sessions at the West Meadows Ice Arena. Time: 6-8 am Mon., Wed., Fri. FULL equipment required at all times COST: $10 per session or $45 for 6 session pass rmparks.org 31 Public Skate Rolling Meadows Public Skate 32 Public Skate is for patrons of all ages for leisure or for those looking to fine tune their skating skills. Public Skate takes place at Nelson Sports Complex and West Meadows Ice Arena. rmrenegadeshockey.com Public Skate Hours Nelson Sports Complex Saturdays: 2-3:30 pm (begins Sept. 6) Sundays: 2:30-4 pm West Meadows (Lunch Break Skate) Monday/Wednesday/Friday 11:35 am-1 pm (begins Sept. 3) Jake Kaplan Public Skate/Party Coordinator 847-818-3210 [email protected] Cosmic Skate @ Nelson Sports Complex Fridays 7:30-9 pm Turn on the fun with today’s latest jams and cosmic lights. This special night provides fun for all ages looking to skate the night away. 2014/15 Season Skate Passes (valid September, 2014 thru August, 2015) Early bird discount for 2014/2015 skating passes goes all Pass Individual Family (4) Add. Member Fee R/NR* August long. 10% off. $55/$95 Admission for Public Skate $90/$145 Resident $5/Non-resident $7 $10/$12 Skate Rental: $3 Special Events 10/31 – Halloween Costume Party Skate, 7:30-9 pm @ Nelson Sports Complex, prizes awarded to top costumes Skate with Skates – TBD Skate with Tommy Hawk – TBD Birthday Parties, Private Parties and Rentals Chill out this summer at one of our two ice arenas for your birthday, group or private parties, field trips or fundraisers. Parties are available during our weekend Public Skate hours, or have the ice all to yourself and your friends by booking a private party. • Public Skate Parties - $40 to reserve our party room, plus an additional $6 per skater (includes skate rental and admission to Public Skate) • Private Parties - $165 all inclusive (one hour of private ice time, skate rental, and unlimited skaters) Food package is offered through Culver’s Have your party catered by taking advantage of our Culver’s Food Package. All food is cooked to order and delivered to your party hot and fresh off the grill. Contact Jake Kaplan for more information at 847-818-3210 or [email protected] 45th Annual Spring Ice Show April 10, 11 & 12, 2015 at West Meadows Ice Arena Skaters who wish to participate in the Spring Ice Show must purchase the prescribed costume, attend group practices and participate in both Fall 2 & Winter skating sessions. Registration will take place Nov. 10-22 ONLY. Frost Fest Individual Competition More than two hundred competitive skaters from the Chicagoland area will gather at West Meadows Ice Arena on Tuesday, December 30, 2014 to compete in our 17th annual Frost Fest competition. Children from the age of three (3) to adults will be competing in solo, compulsories, music interpretation and synchronized skating. Chicago Jazz Synchronized Skating teams will also be doing exhibitions highlighting their competitive programs for the new year. To enter, contact the Nelson Sports Complex office at 847-818-3210. Spectators welcome, admission is free. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Learn to Skate Learn to Skate at the Nelson Sports Complex Our Learn-to-Skate program follows the guidelines set by the Ice Skating Institute of America. Classes for beginners through advanced skaters are offered. All instructors are qualified professionals trained in I.S.I and US Figure Skating techniques. Skaters Alpha level and above are required to become a member of the Ice Skating Institute Skating Club. For information or questions contact the Ice Arena Office, 847-818-3210 or find info at rmskating.com. All Learn to Skate classes-Beginners through Freeskate 1 are 30 minutes of instruction with an additional 15 minutes practice time included. Freeskate 2 and above will receive a free punch card for half hour practices for the number of weeks they are in class. (If the class session is 8 weeks long, they will get eight half hour practice sessions.) The punch card is to be used on our freestyle ice times and must be used within the session. Additional practice time can be purchased. For normal advancement, skaters in Tots through Freeskate 1 should be skating at least twice per week. Skaters in Freeskate 2 and above should be skating at least three times per week. Multiple classes of the same level may be taken on different days. Arlington Heights & Palatine residents receive $5 off the non-resident fee and Elk Grove residents receive resident rates for Learn to Skate classes. Learn to Skate Classes Class Tot & Practice Tot & Practice Tot & Practice Tot & Practice Tot & Practice Tot & Practice Tot & Practice Tot & Practice PreAlpha & Practice PreAlpha & Practice PreAlpha & Practice PreAlpha & Practice PreAlpha & Practice PreAlpha & Practice Alpha & Practice Alpha & Practice Alpha & Practice Alpha & Practice Alpha & Practice Alpha & Practice Beta & Practice Beta & Practice Beta & Practice Gamma & Practice Gamma & Practice Gamma & Practice Delta & Practice Delta & Practice Delta & Practice Freeskate 1 & Practice Freeskate 1 & Practice Freeskate 1 & Practice Freeskate 2 Freeskate 2 Freeskate 2 Freeskate 3 Freeskate 3 Freeskate 3 Freeskate 4 Freeskate 4 Freeskate 4 Freeskate 5 Freeskate 5 Freeskate 5 Freeskate 6 Freeskate 6 Freeskate 6 Power-Delta & up Adv. Power WM-FS 6 & up Adv. Jump & Spin Adv. Jump & Spin Adv. Jump & Spin Annie’s Edges Adults** Adults** Adult & Teen Beg. Days T & Th T & Th Tue. Thu. Fri. Fri. Sat. Sat. Tue. Thu. Fri. Fri. Sat. Sat. Tue. Thu. Fri. Fri. Sat. Sat. Tue. Fri. Sat. Tue. Fri. Sat. Thu. Fri. Sat. Thu. Fri. Sat. Mon. Fri. Sat. Mon. Fri. Sat. Mon. Fri. Sat. Mon. Fri. Sat. Mon. Fri. Sat. Fri. Wed. Mon. Fri. Sat. Fri. Tue. Thu. Sat. Time 10-10:40 am 12:50-1:30 pm 4-4:45 pm 4:15-5 pm 6-6:40 pm 6:40-7:20 pm 9:45-10:30 am 10:35-11:20 am 4-4:45 pm 4:15-5 pm 6-6:40 pm 6:40-7:20 pm 9:45-10:30 am 10:35-11:20 am 4-4:45 pm 4:15-5 pm 6-6:40 pm 6:40-7:20 pm 9:45-10:30 am 10:35-11:20 am 4-4:45 pm 6:40-7:20 pm 9:45-10:30 am 4-4:45 pm 6:40-7:20 pm 9:45-10:30 am 4:15-5 pm 6-6:40 pm 10:35-11:20 am 4:15-5 pm 6-6:40 pm 10:35-11:20 am 4:10-4:40 pm 4:20-4:50 pm 11:30-noon 4:10-4:40 pm 4:20-4:50 pm 11:30-noon 4:10-4:40 pm 4:20-4:50 pm 11:30-noon 4:10-4:40 pm 4:20-4:50 pm 11:30-noon 4:10-4:40 pm 4:20-4:50 pm 11:30-noon 4:50-5:20 pm 4:15-4:45 pm 4:10-4:40 pm 4:20-4:50 pm 11:30-noon 3:50-4:20 pm 12:10-12:50 pm 12:10-12:50 pm 8:55-9:40 am Autumn 2014 Fall 1, 9/2-10/18 Code # 15-6131 15-6132 15-6133 15-6134 15-6135 15-6136 15-6137 15-6138 15-6231 15-6232 15-6233 15-6234 15-6235 15-6236 15-6331 15-6332 15-6333 15-6334 15-6335 15-6336 15-6431 15-6432 15-6433 15-6531 15-6532 15-6533 15-6631 15-6632 15-6633 15-6730 15-6731 15-6732 15-6733 15-6734 15-6735 15-6736 15-6737 15-6738 15-6830 15-6831 15-6832 15-6833 15-6834 15-6835 15-6836 15-6837 15-6838 15-6930 15-6931 15-6932 15-6933 15-6934 15-6935 15-6936 15-6937 15-6938 Res. $91 $91 $57 $57 $57 $57 $57 $57 $65 $65 $65 $65 $65 $65 $65 $65 $65 $65 $65 $65 $67 $67 $67 $67 $67 $67 $67 $67 $67 $74 $74 $74 $63 $74 $74 $63 $74 $74 $69 $80 $80 $69 $80 $80 $69 $80 $80 $60 $65 $69 $80 $80 $75 $65 $65 $65 NR $101 $101 $67 $67 $67 $67 $67 $67 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $77 $77 $77 $77 $77 $77 $77 $77 $77 $84 $84 $84 $73 $84 $84 $73 $84 $84 $79 $90 $90 $79 $90 $90 $79 $90 $90 $70 $75 $79 $90 $90 $85 $75 $75 $75 Fall 2, 10/20-1/17 Code # 15-6141 15-6142 15-6143 15-6144 15-6145 15-6146 15-6147 15-6148 15-6241 15-6242 15-6243 15-6244 15-6245 15-6246 15-6341 15-6342 15-6343 15-6344 15-6345 15-6346 15-6441 15-6442 15-6443 15-6541 15-6542 15-6543 15-6641 15-6642 15-6643 15-6740 15-6741 15-6742 15-6743 15-6744 15-6745 15-6746 15-6747 15-6748 15-6840 15-6841 15-6842 15-6843 15-6844 15-6845 15-6846 15-6847 15-6848 15-6940 15-6941 15-6942 15-6943 15-6944 15-6945 15-6946 15-6947 15-6948 Res. $130 $130 $81 $81 $65 $65 $73 $73 $93 $93 $74 $74 $83 $83 $93 $93 $74 $74 $83 $83 $95 $76 $85 $95 $76 $85 $95 $76 $85 $106 $85 $96 $106 $85 $96 $106 $85 $96 $114 $91 $102 $114 $91 $102 $114 $91 $102 $69 $93 $114 $91 $102 $86 $93 $93 $83 NR $140 $140 $91 $91 $75 $75 $83 $83 $103 $103 $84 $84 $93 $93 $103 $103 $84 $84 $93 $93 $105 $86 $95 $105 $86 $95 $105 $86 $95 $116 $95 $106 $116 $95 $106 $116 $95 $106 $124 $101 $112 $124 $101 $112 $124 $101 $112 $79 $103 $124 $101 $112 $96 $103 $103 $93 Fall 2- *No skating 10/31, 11/7 & 11/8, 11/24-11/29 & 12/22-1/3 Fall 1 Registration Starts August 4. Fall 2 Registration Starts October 13. Skate Rental Options Fall 1 Per Day $3.00 $14.00 1 day class 2-day tot class $24.50 Fall 2 Per Day $3.00 $16.00 Fri. classes Sat. classes $18.00 Mon.-Thu. classes $20.00 2-day tot class $35.00 **Sign up for both Tue. & Thu. adult class and get the same price as a twice a week tot class. Learn To Skate Age Requirements Tots are 3-5 year old beginners PreAlpha is 6-12 year old beginners. All classes are at Nelson Sports Complex Skating School With over 50 years of credible experience beneath our blades, our professional staff of coaches can expertly guide you through a complete progress, we will teach you the technical intricacies of jumping and spinning. Our mission is: “To provide a thorough skating education in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.” We’re anxious to share our skating talent and enthusiasm with you and your family. New sessions begin 6 times throughout the year: Fall 1 - September, Fall 2 - October, Winter - January, Spring - April and Summer - June. Freestyle Practice Ice In addition to the full schedule of group classes, the Ice Arena also provides daily freestyle ice sessions for practice and private lessons. This is the time when skaters can work individually on their jumps, spins and other maneuvers, rehearse competitive programs or work with their private coaches. These sessions typically begin at 6 am each weekday, ending some days at 6 pm. These ice slots may be contracted at the beginning of a skating season for a reduced rate, or may be paid for on a walkon basis if space is available. Leanne Walsh Skating Director 847-818-3210 [email protected] rmparks.org 33 C.A.R.E./NWSRA 34 C.A.R.E. Children’s Activity, Recreation and Enrichment, Registration begins in April C.A.R.E. is a cooperative program between Community Consolidated School District 15, Palatine Park District and Rolling Meadows Park District. C.A.R.E. is a before and after school program for children of working parents. We offer a variety of activities including: arts, crafts, snacks, gym activities, outdoor play, active and quiet games, computer use, as well as time to do homework and read. The program is for children in kindergarten through age 12. The before school portion of the program runs from 7am until school starts and after school runs until 6pm. A full day program is offered on Institute days and most school holidays for a separate fee. Full day programs may be at a different site than the home site. For more information regarding C.A.R.E. fees and Kindergarten C.A.R.E. contact Andrea Defrancesco at 847-818-3200, x225 or the C.A.R.E. Coordinator, Cathi Fabjance, at 847-963-3127. Registration for children attending Kimball Hill, Willow Bend or Central Road schools is at the Community Center. NWSRA Northwest Special Recreation Association NWSRA Exists to provide outstanding opportunities through recreation for children and adults with disabilities. The Rolling Meadows Park District is proud to be a member of Northwest Special Recreation Association (NWSRA). Throughout the northwest suburbs, NWSRA is the leader in providing outstanding recreational opportunities for children and adults with disabilities. NWSRA’s team of full-time Therapeutic Recreation Professionals and trained part-time staff offer a multitude of year-round program offerings including sports, camping, social programs and more. Increased self esteem, physical and social skills development, making friends and having fun are just a few of the benefits of participating in NWSRA programs. Camps, trips, and special events are also available at various times throughout the year. Inclusion assistance is provided by NWSRA to those individuals who wish to participate in their home park district program. When registering, the parent of an individual with a disability should inform the park district (and NWSRA, if desired) of any accommodation needed in order for the individual to successfully participate in the program. The park district staff will then contact NWSRA for assistance with the accommodation. NWSRA is hiring leaders for positions of inclusion as well as NWSRA programs. If you have an interest in working with individuals with disabilities, contact NWSRA at 847-392-2848 to discuss the possibilities. Special Leisure Services Foundation, the fundraising arm of NWSRA, partners with public and private corporations, foundations and individuals to support and promote for children and adults with disabilities. Throughout the year, the organization hosts a variety of fundraising events that help support accessible transportation, general program support, inclusion opportunities, the Kevin T. Kendrigan Memorial Scholarship program and Special Olympics and Paralympics opportunities in the northwest suburbs. For more information, please visit www.nwsra.org/slsf. For more information on NWSRA, brochures may be picked up at the park district main office or at the NWSRA office at Park Central, 3000 W. Central Road in Rolling Meadows. NWSRA may be contacted at 847-392-2848 (voice), 847-392-2855 (TTY) or 847-392-2870 (fax). Check out NWSRA on the internet at nwsra.org or at www.facebook.com/nwsra. Join the NWSRA Volunteer team! Who can volunteer at NWSRA? Anyone with a well-meaning heart and open mind, that’s who. Our volunteers come from a variety of backgrounds; some may be professionals while others may be students. You don’t need previous experience working with individuals with disabilities. We’ll provide the training for your success. What do NWSRA volunteers do? Volunteers may work with an individual or a group to ensure they achieve success in day camps, weekly programs, special events or park district program inclusion. Why should I volunteer with NWSRA? Volunteering with NWSRA is fun and rewarding! Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Reciprocal Agreements/Affiliates The Rolling Meadows Park District enjoys a great working relationship with many of our surrounding park districts. We encourage our residents to take advantage of these various facilities and programs at in-district rates. ARLINGTON LAKES & NICKOL KNOLLS GOLF CLUBS - Arlington Heights Park District, ahpd.org Rolling Meadows Park District residents will receive Arlington Heights residents rates. Call 847-577-3030 for more information. TWIN LAKES RECREATION AREA - Salt Creek Park District, saltcreek.multisportssystem.com Residents of Rolling Meadows Park District can purchase a RESIDENT ID at our Nelson Sports Complex registration office for $3. This pass can be used at Twin Lakes for resident rates for golf & fishing. Call 847-934-6050 for more information. OLYMPIC POOL - Arlington Heights Park District, ahpd.org Olympic Pool is an indoor pool located at 660 North Ridge Road in Arlington Heights. Residents are eligible to purchase the Winter Swim Pass to swim at Olympic Pool at resident rate from Labor Day Weekend through Memorial Day Weekend. Call Olympic Pool at 847-577-3025 for more information regarding registration, fees, hours and pool closings. JACK A. CLAES PAVILION POOL - Elk Grove Park District, elkgroveparks.org An agreement that allows residents of the Rolling Meadows Park District to purchase seasonal daily admissions and family or individual swim passes (Sept.March) for the Jack A. Claes Pavilion pool at Elk Grove Park District resident rates. In addition the agreement allows Rolling Meadows Park District residents to register for swim lessons for the fall and winter seasons at Elk Grove Park District resident rates. To receive the resident rates, the Rolling Meadows Park District resident must present a drivers license showing a Rolling Meadows address. Call 847-593-6248 for more information. Chicago Jazz Synchronized Skating Ice Arena Affiliates Rolling Meadows Park District Ice Arenas are the home rinks for the Chicago Jazz Synchronized Skating Teams. For more information about Chicago Jazz or becoming a member, contact Mike Nardella at 847-541-5772. High School Affiliates CHFS High School Hockey Varsity and JV hockey for students attending Conant, Hoffman Estates, Fremd and Schaumburg high schools. Contact Bob Veller at [email protected] or chfshockey.com PREP High School Hockey Varsity and JV hockey for students attending Palatine, Rolling Meadows, Elk Grove and Prospect high Schools. Contact: Dave Mugavaro at [email protected] or prephockeyclub.org Northwest Chargers Travel Hockey Association The Northwest Chargers Travel Hockey Association is a not-for-profit youth athletic organization consisting of 11 travel teams with a total enrollment of approximately 150 players ranging in age from 7-18. For more information on the Northwest Chargers Travel Hockey Program, contact the Chargers via website nwchargers.org Jerry’s Pro Shop, 847-398-7446 Jerry’s Hockey Pro Shop is located at the West Meadows Ice Arena. It is Chicagoland’s premier hockey store that provides all your hockey and skate sharpening needs. Call for hours of operation. Saint Viator High School Hockey Varsity and JV hockey for students attending Saint Viator High School Contact: Chris Lapin at [email protected] or saintviator.com Affiliate Organizations & Clubs Rolling Meadows has many quality volunteer organizations and clubs. If you would like more information regarding any of these groups please contact the people or websites listed below. Northwest Chargers (NWChargers.org) Visit nwchargers.org for contact information. Rolling Meadows Youth Cheer Dawn McNaney ([email protected]) Golden Years Council Tim Carter, 847-818-3200, x224 ([email protected]) AYSO Soccer Tony Deering, 847-873-1025 ([email protected]) Chicago Jazz (ChicagoJazz.org) Mike Nardella, 847-541-5772 Lisa Darken, 847-455-9103 Rolling Meadows Youth Soccer Mike Canace, ([email protected]) Rolling Meadows Garden Club rollingmeadowsgardenclub.com Autumn 2014 AYSO- Soccer Affiliate, Ages 4-19 yrs. The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) is a U.S. non-profit soccer organization for children aged 4 through 19. AYSO has been in Rolling Meadows for 35 years. AYSO believes strongly in six basic philosophies: Everyone plays. Each child on a team is required to play at least one-half of each game. Balanced teams. AYSO believes that children enjoy playing more, and learn more from the game, when teams are as closely matched as possible. Open registration. Any child who wishes to play may do so, regardless of ability. Positive coaching. AYSO holds that children develop best when they are given encouragement, rather than being “put down.” AYSO expects coaching to be positive, instructional and encouraging at all times. Good sportsmanship. AYSO tries to instill good sportsmanship in all of its programs. Player Development. The goal of Player Development is to embrace the objective of improving the soccer skills and knowledge of every AYSO player. Spring Season runs late April to early June. Fall season runs late August to late October. Contact [email protected] or 847-873-1025 Rolling Meadows Youth Cheerleading Competitive recreational cheerleading for girls and boys ages 6-14; 1st-8th grades. Experienced coaches at each level teaching the basics of cheer, sportsmanship and safety. Registration starts in early spring and the season runs from mid July through November. Visit our website for more information at rmmustangs.com. rmparks.org 35 Bike and Walk Pathway Bike and Walk Pathway 36 Recommendations • Bikes need to be on the right hand side of the path- riders should alert pedestrians • • • • • from behind with a bike bell or a “passing on your left.” Stay aware of bikes and runners- listen and walk to the side of the path to allow bikers and runners to pass safely. Cross safely- the pathway intersects at busy roads. Please make sure to use the cross walk and look both ways. Be visible- wear bright colors, stay on one side of the path and use caution at dawn and twilight. Hang up and walk- you are less likely to recognize traffic, passing bikes and runners and tripping hazards while on your cell phone. Walk dogs on leashes- it is a Park District Ordinance that all dogs must be leashed at all times. Where to access the Pathway Parks: • Park Central • Community Center • Nelson Sports Complex • RM Library • Kimball Hill Park • Florey Park to y a w h at P r u o “Y ” s s e n l l We Disc Golf North Salk Park, 3160 Owl Drive Disc golf is a game in which individual players throw a flying disc at a target. According to the Professional Disc Golf Association, “The object of the game is to traverse a course from beginning to end in the fewest number of throws of the disc.” Disc Golf provides low impact aerobic exercise which is geared to all ages. The first hole is by the parking lot at North Salk Park and players continue toward the Nelson Sports Complex across the creek to the sled hill, up along the bike path to the Library and back across the creek. Disc Golf tee boxes and targets are identified just like a golf course. No reservations necessary. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Rolling Meadows Park District Registration For m Part 1 - Payer’s Information (please print & fill in all fields) Last Name ______________________________________ First Name ______________________________________ Street Address___________________________________City/Zip _________________________________________ Home Phone ____________________________________ Work Phone _____________________________________ Cell Phone ______________________________________ Email Address ___________________________________ Emergency Contact _______________________________Emergency Phone ________________________________ Please check one: No, this is not new contact info Yes, there is new contact info Part 2 - Programs/Trips/Special Events Code Number Program Name Day(s) & Time Participant’s Full Name Sex Birth date Fee $ In accordance with the American with Disabilities Act, does registrant require any special accommodations or assistance for enjoyment of the program? If yes, please describe: Part 3 - Please review and sign Part 4 - Payment Options WAIVER AND RELEASE OF ALL CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK Please read this form carefully and be aware that in signing up and participating in this program(s), you will be expressly assuming the risk and legal liability and waiving and releasing all claims for injuries, damages or loss which you or your minor child/ward might sustain as a result of participating in any and all activities connected with and associated with this program(s) (including transportation services and vehicle operations, when provided). Balance Due $___________ Total Paid $____________ Cash ($__________________) Check ($_________________) Check #_____________ ($25 processing fee for returned checks) I recognize and acknowledge that there are certain risks of physical injury to participants in this program(s), and I voluntarily agree to assume the full risk of any and all injuries, damages or loss, regardless of severity, that my minor child/ ward or I may sustain as a result of said participation. I further agree to waive and relinquish all claims I or my minor child/ward may have (or accrue to me or my child/ward) as a result of participating in this program(s) against the Rolling Meadows Park District, including its officials, agents, volunteers and employees. Gift Certificate ($________________) I have read and fully understand the above waiver and release of all claims and assumption of risk. If registering on-line or via fax, my on-line or facsimile signature shall substitute for and have the same legal effect as an original form signature. Signature_____________________________________ PARTICIPATION WILL BE DENIED Circle: Visa MasterCard AMEX Discover Credit Card #__________________________________ Exp. Date___________ Security Code #____________ Notes If the signature of adult participant or parent/guardian and date are not on the waiver. T-shirt/Jersey size (if applicable) _______________ X_____________________ Yes _____ No _____ Participant’s Signature (18 years or older or Parent/Guardian) Today’s Date Are you interested in volunteering or coaching? Register online at rmparks.org Rolling Meadows Park District Foundation 38 Executive Board Bill Palla - President Teri O’Donnell - Vice President Kathy Seiwert - Secretary Members Linda Blane Jim Lima Rafal Piontkowski Patti Sutherland Weicker Honorary Al Carlsen Jim Heyden Friends of the Parks There are many ways you can be a friend to your favorite park, park program or service. The Rolling Meadows Parks Foundation is recruiting new members. Park District residents of all ages are who are committed to expanding recreational, cultural and environmental opportunities for the community are welcome to participate. The Parks Foundation has three signature fundraisers each year, the Duck Race, Glow Ball Golf Outing and a Trivia Night. Foundation members help to organize, secure sponsors and prizes as well as, run these events. Becoming a member requires attending six meetings per year in addition to the events. Join the Parks Foundation and help protect and promote our city’s green spaces, be a part of a dedicated team that keeps our parks beautiful and provides opportunities for program participation. More information can be found at rmparks.org. RMPDF Mission The Foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of life for all residents in the Rolling Meadows Park District by securing donations for park, facility and program development and maintenance. Contributions can carry your direction as to their use, or can be used where the need is greatest. Foundation Events 2014 Duck Race - Friday, August 8 (ducks can be purchased at the Community Center) Glow Golf Outing - Thursday, September 18 Trivia Night Fundraiser - Friday, November 7 The Giving Tree The Giving Tree provides the opportunity to recognize a milestone, honor a memory, commemorate a special event or family member. The giving tree at the Community Center is a great way to celebrate the people in your life. Recognition is given three ways: buy a Leaf for $50-$100, Acorn $101-$500 or Boulder $501 and over. Be a part of the parks and recreation community you love by making a donation to support the Giving Tree. The Rolling Meadows Park District Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit charitable foundation. The board members of the Rolling Meadows Parks Foundation and staff liaisons are seeking individuals interested in serving on the Board. This charitable organization assists in raising funds to support a variety of programs, services, and projects that enhance the recreational opportunities for our residents. If you are interested in making a donation or serving on this volunteer board please contact Amy Charlesworth at 847-818-3220, x111. Park District Youth Program - License Plates In an effort to help support Illinois Park Districts and other recreation agencies that provide after-school programming for young people, the office of Jesse White, Secretary of State offers Park District Youth License Plates. Proceeds from the sale of these plates go to park districts and other agencies to provide innovative, quality after-school programming for area youth. Brochures regarding the license plates can be found at our facilities or by visiting cyberdrive.com Autumn 2014 rmparks.org SENIOR CENTER Enjoy the countless benefits of the Golden Years Council Rolling Meadows Golden Years Council has been providing service, support and fun activities to all active adults in the Northwest Suburban area for 30 years. The Rolling Meadows Park District Senior Center has a large variety of programs and trips. Senior Center Clubs & Drop In Activities • Baggo • Bingo • Bridge • Bunco Bash • Canasta • Farkle • Fit & Fun • Fishing Club • Golf Club • Hand & Pony • Mexican Train • Model Train Club • Needle Crafts Club • Ping Pong • Pinochle • Poker • Quilters Club • Scrabble • Sew For Charity Club • Wood Shop • Yahtzee Come over and visit our friendly center and join in on all the fun. Free tours are available. Check us out on pages 27-30. Hope to see you soon! 39 General Information 40 Registration Options Mission, Vision and Values Convenient, fast and simple! Not all programs have online registration capabilities due to additional paperwork needed. Provide opportunities for individual growth and community connections through parks and recreation Online Registration: rmparks.org E-mail Registration: email a scanned copy of your registration form to [email protected] You can mail-in, drop-off, e-mail or fax registrations to: Community Center fax #: 847-818-3207 Nelson Sports Complex fax #: 847-818-3375 West Meadows Ice Arena fax #: 847-870-5334 Mission Statement Vision Statement To inspire our community to live happier and healthier lives by providing exceptional opportunities to play, learn and grow Values Payment Options We accept cash, check & credit cards (AMEX, Mastercard, Discover & Visa) for payments. Checks should be made out to: Rolling Meadows Park District. Your cancelled check is also your receipt. • Fun: Having a creative flair and fun in what we do • Accountability: Ensuring the best return on investment of taxpayers’ resources and having the flexibility and nimbleness to be as efficient as possible • Community: Aligning services and programs with needs, and continuously growing our connections with residents • Quality: Setting high standards of performance; doing our best in everything we do • Integrity: Ensuring high ethical standards Receipts Waiver Forms Required Unless a receipt is requested at the time of drop-off registration, your receipt will be e-mailed if you have given a valid email address. Refunds The Rolling Meadows Park District reserves the right to cancel, postpone or combine classes or change instructors. A full refund will be issued for any program cancelled by the Park District. If the class has begun, a pro-rated amount will be determined based on the date of refund application for injury, moving, schedule changes and satisfaction issues. A doctor’s note must accompany the refund request for injuries. Requests will be honored until the last class date of the session. Certain restrictions apply to camp, pool, skating or fitness passes, sports leagues, tickets to entertainment/sports events, birthday parties, ice skating programs, room rentals and contracted programs. Refunds for trips and contractual programs will only be issued if the spot can be filled from the waiting list. Refunds will not be issued for classes that participants are unable to attend. Refund requests can be made by phone or in person. Fees paid by credit cards will be refunded through charge account credits. Refund check processing takes 10-15 business days. Minimum & Maximum All programs have a minimum and maximum registration requirement. Please register early. If you do not get into the class you have selected, we will put your name on a waiting list and let you know if a new class will be created or a spot opens up. ADA Compliance Rolling Meadows Park District complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act, legislation which prohibits discrimination on the basis of a disability. Under the ADA, the Park District makes reasonable accommodations in recreation programs to enable participation by an individual with a disability who meets essential eligibility requirements for that leisure program and facilities. The ADA, which took effect in 1992, requires that recreation programs offered by the Park District be available in the most integrated setting appropriate for each individual. Insurance Disclaimer The Rolling Meadows Park District does not carry premises medical payments insurance coverage. The Park District is a local public entity and is subject to the Illinois Governmental and Governmental Employees Tort Immunity Act that provides certain immunities and defenses to claims for damages made against local public entities. Without these statutory immunities, fees associated with recreational activities, programs, properties and/or facilities could well be prohibitive. For insurance purposes, your signature is required on the waiver portion of all registrations. Please read the waiver in full before signing. Registrations cannot be processed without the waiver portion signed. Additional waiver may be required for high risk programs. Catalog Information This catalog is prepared months in advance of its delivery. Sometimes there are errors or program changes by the time the catalog is published. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and when errors do occur, our staff will advise you of the change as quickly as possible. The most current catalog copy, with updates, will always be posted on our website, rmparks.org. (bottom left corner). Residents & Non-Residents The Rolling Meadows Park District is a separate, tax supported agency apart from the City of Rolling Meadows. This means that you may have a City of Rolling Meadows address but do not pay taxes to the Rolling Meadows Park District. Therefore, all participants that are non-taxpaying residents of the park district are required to pay an additional fee depending on the program. Non-Residents are welcome to join any Rolling Meadows Park District program. A quick way to determine your park district resident status is to look at your tax bill; the park district that you pay taxes to will be listed. Community Agreements We are fortunate to have intergovernmental agreements with School District 15 and 214 and St. Colette for usage of their indoor and outdoor spaces. Thank You Volunteers! We are fortunate to have many volunteers that help at our Senior Center and at programs/events throughout the year. A special thanks to everyone who vounteers at the Park District. Reciprocal Agreements The Rolling Meadows Park District enjoys a great working relationship with many of our surrounding park districts. We encourage our residents to take advantage of these different facilities and programs at an in-district rate. See page 35 for more information. Illinois Distinguished Agency The Rolling Meadows Park District has been a Distinguished Accredited Agency since 1996. Accreditation is a voluntary program that uses a set of standards to evaluate and identify agencies throughout the state that provide exceptional Park and Recreation services to their community to improve their quality of life. Weather Cancellations Local school closings/cancellations due to weather do not always affect the cancellation of Park District programs. Our Early Childhood programming will follow District 15 closing procedures for inclement weather. Youth basketball practices that take place at our local schools generally are canceled if District 15 is closed. For specific program and event cancellations, visit rmparks.org or call the facility in which your program takes place. Autumn 2014 Rollin g Meadows Park D is t r i c t rmparks.org General Information Board of Park Commissioners Facility Rentals & Other Rental Opportunities Bill Cooley, President ([email protected]) David Andrejek, Vice President ([email protected]) Patti Sutherland Weicker, Treasurer ([email protected]) Donna Bisesi, Commissioner ([email protected]) Linda Blane, Commissioner ([email protected]) Donald Bohac, Commissioner ([email protected]) Nick Sepke, Commissioner ([email protected]) Photos Want to play basketball with a group of your friends? Need a place to hold a meeting, anniversary party, shower or wedding reception? We have a wide variety of rooms available for rent. For more details on rentals, see page 29. Thank You to Colleen Gallagher of Lifetime Treasures for taking many of the photos you will find throughout our catalogs and website. Visit her website lifetimetreasures.net to view more images of the Park District. Photo & Social Media Disclaimer Registrants and participants permit the taking of photos and videos of themselves and their children during Park District activities for publication and use as the Park District deems necessary, including social media. Brochure Advertising Board Meeting Information As a separate Municipal Governing Agency, the Rolling Meadows Park District’s purpose is to provide parks, facilities and recreation programs for the children and adults of the community. The Park District’s policies for operation are governed by 7 elected Commissioners. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm at Park Central, 3000 Central Road. Copies of the board minutes and current agenda may be viewed at rmparks.org and at the Rolling Meadows Library. Park District Staff Park Central, 847-818-3220 Amy Charlesworth, Executive Director ([email protected]) Tim Klier, Superintendent of Finance & Human Resources ([email protected]) Community Center, 847-818-3200 The Rolling Meadows Park District offers area businesses an opportunity to place your four-color advertisement on the inside of our seasonal program catalogs. The program catalog is delivered to over 8,000 homes three times per year. An additional 2,000 copies of this informational program are placed at our facilities providing residents and non residents with information on programs, special events, camps, facilities and parks. This is an excellent opportunity to get information about your business into every home in Rolling Meadows. If you would like to place an ad, please contact: Nick Troy, Superintendent of Recreation, 847-818-3200, x238. Deadlines for camera ready art, copy or photos will be provided. Attention Parents/Guardians Listed below are several safety guidelines the Park District encourages parents/guardians to follow when dropping their child(ren) off at a Park District program. • Please escort children to and from the building, pool, field etc. • Please take child directly into class or activity area. • Please try to stay with child until the instructor arrives/begins the class. On occasion an instructor may encounter an emergency or an unexpected situation which causes them to be late or miss a class. If this occurs, the instructor notifies the program supervisor as quickly as possible and the supervisor addresses the situation as quickly as possible. Nick Troy, Superintendent of Recreation ([email protected]) Mike Azzaretto, Recreation Supervisor of Athletics ([email protected]) Tim Carter, Aquatics/Fitness/Teens/ Adult/ Senior Programs ([email protected]) Important Class Cancellation Information Andrea Defrancesco, General Programming/Care ([email protected]) Please don’t wait until the last minute to register for a program. At some Karrie Miletic, Recreation Supervisor of Early Childhood ([email protected]) point prior to the first class, we need to decide if the enrollment is sufficient Jan Nowotarski, Senior Activities Coordinator ([email protected]) to hold the class. Typically ONE WEEK prior to the start of the program. Jade Yactor, Special Events/Facility Rentals ([email protected]) Signing up on the first day of class might be too late, so don’t hesitate. Avoid the chance of losing your favorite class due to low enrollment. You Plum Grove Park, 847-397-4800 may find some programs/events in this catalog do have strict registration Wendy McKinney, Plum Grove Park Facility Supervisor/Graphic Designer deadlines. They will be listed separately. Register early! ([email protected]) Maintenance, 847-963-0550 Brian McKenna, Superintendent of Parks ([email protected]) Scott Dell, Parks Foreman ([email protected]) Chris Jordan, Custodial Foreman ([email protected]) West Meadows Ice Arena, 847-398-2700 Bob Veller, Superintendent of Ice Arenas ([email protected]) Nick Cinquegrani, Hockey Operations Coordinator([email protected]) Steve Deinzer, Adult Hockey Director ([email protected]) Nelson Sports Complex Ice Arena, 847-818-3210 Leanne Walsh, Skating Director ([email protected]) Tony Kolozsy, Youth Hockey ([email protected]) For a complete list of full-time employees visit rmparks.org. Have You Moved Or Have Changed Information? Please notify the Park District with your change of address, phone number or email address. It is important that we have current information. Registration forms have a box at the top for you to check if you have any updated info. Transportation We offer a variety of programs that are not held at a Rolling Meadows Park District facility. Under each description in this brochure, it states as to where the program/event is held. Transportation for these programs is not provided, unless specified. Recycling You may not see recycle containers in our facilities and parks, but please know that the waste management service we contract separates the recyclable material from the solid waste at their state-of-the art facility. For Your Safety... The entrance/driveway into the Community Center is a “No Cell Phone Zone” while operating a motor vehicle. Many young children are dropped off at our preschool or use the playground near the entrance. Thank you for your cooperation. Autumn 2014 rmparks.org 41 General Information Park Central. 3000 Central Road. P: 847-818-3220 F: 847-818-3224 Administration Banquet Hall Teen Center West Meadows Ice Arena. 3939 Winnetka Avenue. P: 847-398-2700 F: 847-870-5334 Ice Rink Party Room For exact addresses to all our parks, visit our website at rmparks.org. Plum Grove Park. 4001 Park Drive, Palatine. P: 847-397-4800 F: 847-397-9873 Aquatic Facility Banquet Hall Fitness Arts Kimball Hill Pond Information With the cold weather coming, we are encouraging parents to talk to their children about the dangers of walking on or playing around any frozen bodies of water. In particular, please advise them to beware of the pond located in Kimball Hill Park. The Rolling Meadows Park District staff will monitor the thickness of the ice and a RED flag and RED barrels will be placed at the pond when conditions are unsafe. When the thickness is safe for skating the barrels will be removed and a YELLOW flag will be raised to indicate that the pond is safe for skating. However, caution should always be used when on frozen bodies of water. Be advised that ice fishing is not permitted at Kimball Hill Pond. Sled Hill Information The lighted sled hill in North Salk Park will be open provided that there is at least 3 inches of snow and the wind chill is not colder that -20 degrees. A RED flag will indicate that the sled hill is closed. A YELLOW flag will indicate that the sled hill is open but unsupervised and caution should be exercised. Acres Cardinal Drive 1.0 2 Community Center 11.6 2 3 Countryside 6.0 1 4 Creekside 1.0 5 Creekside Woods 7.3 Tennis Courts Soccer Fields Sled Hill Shuﬄeboard Sand Volleyball Restrooms Pool Pond Play Equipment Picnic Shelter Nature Preserve Meeting Rooms Ice Skating Horshoes Hiking/Jogging/Bicycling Gymnasium/Gymnastics Fitness Center Fishing Concession Stand Picnic Area/Grills Parks 1 Parking Map Basketball Courts Baseball Diamonds Parks and Facilities Banquet Facility 42 Nelson Sports Complex. 3900 Owl Drive. P: 847-818-3210 F: 847-818-3375 Aquatic Facility Gymnastics Center Fitness Center Ice Rink Party Room Community Center. 3705 Pheasant Drive. P: 847-818-3200 F: 847-818-3207 Auditorium Early Childhood/Preschool Gymnasium Senior Center Special Facilities 3 Lighted Soccer Field 2 6 Florey 22.0 7 Sunset 3.9 1 8 Kimball Hill 25.0 9 North Salk 17.0 10 South Salk 22.0 3 11 Waverly 4.7 1 1 3 2 1 1 Waterfall, Gazebo, Lighted Ballfields (3) Disc Golf Course Lighted Ballfield 2 Facilities A Community Center 10.6 B Joint Maint. Garage - C Park Central 5.0 D Plum Grove Park 8.5 E Nelson Sports Complex - F West Meadows 5.7 Totals 151.3 Preschool, Sr. Center, NWSRA Admin., Teen Center, NWSRA 11 5 Autumn 2014 3 1 7 Ice Arena, Fitness Center, Gymnastics, Pool Ice Arena 1 1 2 5 4 3 2 1 10 7 3 8 1 2 2 3 1 1 7 13 rmparks.org Parks, Playgrounds & Sports Fields 43 14 B 53 Winnetka Ave. F 3 6 8 1 5 9 4 D E 7 A 2 10 C 11 62 90 290 58 Autumn 2014 rmparks.org Presorted Standard US Postage Paid Palatine, IL Permit #2553 Community Center 3705 Pheasant Drive Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 rmparks.org 847-818-3200 ECRWSS RESIDENTIAL POSTAL PATRON SPLASH PAD Nelson Sports Complex Aquatic Facility Open till September 28th Check out the Splash Pad hours on page 4.
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