A homeschool friend shared this on facebook:
The Beverly/Morgan Park Home School & Gym Group, Inc. is hosting a Visitors’ Day on Tuesday, March 19, at 9am-noon. Our co-op gathers weekly in the Beverly area on Tuesdays. Our age range is Infant thru High School.
The Beverly/Morgan Park Home School & Gym Group, Inc. is a co-operative non-profit. We exist to provide Chicago area and nearby suburban home schooling families opportunities to participate in sports, academics, creative co-op classes and other activities in a God-centered learning environment.
Some of the Gym Activities and Co-op classes we are doing this year:
Soccer Literary Sessions
Floor Hockey Science Experiments/Dissection
Ultimate Frisbee Cooking
Please RSVP to our Membership Coordinator Laurie, firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot. Please include the following information.
Name of Parents Attending:
Names and Ages of Children as of Sept. 1, 2013:
Once Laurie receives your RSVP, she will email you a confirmation with additional details about the day. Please note: We are limited in the number of visitors we can accommodate at one time.
ETA: Wanted to let you all know this is a Christian group so you have a better idea if it will suit your needs or not. ~Thank you!
Chess is a fun and challenging addition to any homeschooling curriculum with benefits that last children a lifetime including accelerating in academics, enhanced concentration, confidence building, and much more.
The North Shore Chess Center proudly presents group lessons for the homeschooling community beginning January 2013. Since 2010, the chess center has offered a variety of chess activities such as tournaments, group lectures, and visits from chess Grandmasters.
Classes are forming now! Hurry before the classes fill up!
For more information on the North Shore Chess Center visit http://www.nachess.org/nscc
Email: email@example.com, or
Call: 847.423.8626, or
Visit us on the weekends and see a real tournament in progress!
We are conveniently located at 5500 W Touhy Ave Suite A Skokie, IL 60077 (Edens Expressway, Touhy Ave West Exit). We are across the street from the Village Crossing Shopping Center.
**Private off-site group lessons are also available. Inquire with the chess center for more details.
The Beacon Homeschool group has once again arranged a resource fair for homeschoolers in the greater Chicagoland area to share their services and look for opportunities.
Find this annual event at the Elk Grove Village Public Library.
From their website:
5th Annual Resource Fair
Tuesday, January 25, 7-9pm
Check out the many programs especially for homeschoolers.
Arts, Music, Academic Classes, Field Trips and more!
This event is open to all home educating families for free. Come out and browse the many opportunities uniquely designed for homeschoolers including Co-ops, Museums, Field trips, Art/Music/Horseback riding programs, Sewing/Science/general Academics classes, and Services for homeschoolers.
The first 100 attendees will receive a Resource booklet with many more resources.
Click here to be a vendor at the fair.
Homeschoolers looking for resources don’t need to register, just come any time during the open house to find more resources in your area.