It's time to start thinking about Fall Classes! Find the best Chicago area classes for kids in our new Fall Class Guide. You'll find great kids classes for art, dance, cooking, gymnastics, music, yoga, sports, STEM and more! See below for some of this Fall's hottest classes, and register now to save your spot!
Fall's Hottest Classes
Enroll Now for Fall Classes (Ages 4 mos-12 yrs)
At The Little Gym, we believe that motor-skill development, made fun, builds confidence that leads to a lifetime of success. We provide a safe, nurturing environment that allows kids to make mistakes in a non-competitive environment. Classes use a gymnastics-based curriculum that focuses on progressive growth as our main vehicle to help kids grow 3 dimensionally in our age-appropriate classes for ages 4 months- 12 years. Reserve your spot now for our school year season or set up and introductory visit to come check us out.
Rock 'n' Kids Early Childhood Music!
Who's ready to rock?! Rock 'n' Kids is excited to provide over 100 class options for families this school year! Rock 'n' Kids provides in-person Tot Rock and Kid Rock music, movement and imagination programs for children ages 1-5 at park districts throughout Chicagoland! The in-person program has been successfully adapted with everyone's safety in mind! Class activities include work on fine and gross motor, rhythm and coordination, imaginative play, sensory integration, listening skills and fun! A variety of rhythm instrument and movement props are used! Class registrations are accepted at partnering park districts directly.
Bambini & Me Program (2-3 Years Old)
Bennett Day School's Reggio Emilia-inspired Bambini & Me program provides an opportunity for children ages 2-3 and their parents/caregivers to play, learn, and grow together in a school setting! The 10-week Fall Session will run from October 3-December 16. This two-hour program runs from 9:00- 11:00 am.
Bambini students will build their social-emotional skills and nurture their innate curiosities as they explore music, nature, literature, and arts through sensory and open play. Parents/caregivers will have the opportunity to meet other families in the community and learn more about Bennett's early childhood program from a veteran early childhood teacher. In addition, a snack will be offered, giving you and your child time to gather around a communal table.
Kids Classes at Lillstreet Art Center
Kidstreet artists explore a variety of media including ceramics, metalsmithing, jewelry, drawing, painting, sewing, and digital art. We foster a supportive environment and believe that art is about the process rather than the end result! Classes
meet once a week for 5 weeks, with availability after school and on the weekends. If you can't commit to a 5-week class, Lillstreet hosts a series of themed 2-hour Family Workshops
on the weekends. Classes starting September-October go live online August 1.
Great Preschool Starts With Great Teachers
Preschool is the big year before kindergarten. At Bright Horizons, our teachers will make sure your child is ready, encouraging social and academic skills, inspiring curiosity, and providing engaging experiences that will prepare your child for the big steps ahead. Plus, they'll post photos, videos, and updates to the My Bright Day app to keep you connected and in tune with your child's day. Watch our video
to see why you should visit our center today! Find a Bright Horizons location
near you and schedule a tour today!
Music, Dance, & Theater Camps & Classes!
Register for Music, Dance, Theater Camps and Classes Now! Music House, School of Performing Arts, was established in 1951 and is family owned and operated. We have 2 locations in West Rogers Park and Humboldt Park as well as partnerships with around 30 Chicago Public Schools. We offer a variety of in-person and virtual classes. Our private lessons include most instruments as well as voice, acting, and dance. We offer group dance and musical theater classes. We host a variety of performances and recitals throughout the year. We are committed to providing thoughtful, quality programming and ensuring our offerings are inclusive, diverse, convenient and financially accessible. Sign up for a free trial today
Academic Adventure with Life-Changing Impact
Center Talent Development (CTD) at Northwestern University helps young people age 3 - grade 12 find their strengths and interests and create their unique talent development path. No student is born with a set destination. CTD believes that talents, passions, and goals are discovered and nurtured through exploration, experience, and mentorship. Through CTD's assessment, academic enrichment, and accelerated course options, students discover what they truly love to learn and how to reach their full potential. Learn more...
Soccer for Kids | Multiple Locations | West Loop Soccer Club
At our training sessions you can hear laughter and words of encouragement while children are trying to mimic the moves of their coaches. We offer beginner friendly and highly competitive programs. Our staff of US Soccer Federation licensed coaches ensures that each student receives technical and tactical instructions in a positive environment. Spots fill up quickly, don't miss the fun and register today!
Russian School of Mathematics - Enroll Now
Russian School of Mathematics is an after-school K-12 math enrichment program with locations in 13 states and a virtual classroom. Recently featured in NPR and the Atlantic magazine as one of the key players in the "Math Revolution," and ranked one of the best schools in the world by the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, RSM helps children of all levels build a solid math foundation and develop their critical-thinking and problem-solving skills. We develop math fluency, intellect, and character. RSM opened five branches in Illinois to serve local communities: Buffalo Grove
. Learn more...
Sports, Fitness, and Tumbling Classes!
Fit City Kids' Classes have been designed specifically to deliver fitness through fun! Each class is structured to promote growth and development in each of our young athletes. Classes begin as early as 6months old and go up to age 12. We also offer one on one sports and fitness training for the entire family. Check out our website and inquire about a FREE class trial! We offer several classes throughout the week including fitness, tumbling, basketball, soccer, and more!
The Paintbrush: Signature ART Classes In Person and Online
At The Paintbrush we see the artist in every child and nurture their sense of wonder and creativity through hands-on artist lessons, drawing, painting and specialty classes, workshops, birthday pARTies, camps, and open studio time. Our classes are ever evolving in variety. In-person classes are available this fall for kids ages 1-12 at our new boutique studio. Online group and private classes will remain available. In-person and virtual ART pARTies (for kids and adults), too! Do-At-Home ART Kits, and so much more for kids of all ages!
Find more options in our Online Class Guide