Are you ready to get messy? Messy Mondays allows children and their parents to experiment with a variety of art materials including finger paint, stamps, modeling clay, scissors, glue and more. Children will use fine motor skills, and experience a variety of tools. Each class your child will have an opportunity to create their very own masterpiece. The goal of the class is have fun by incorporating our creative ways of thinking. Min 4/Max 15.
Messy Mondays 3-5 M, 05/13-06/03 5:00-6:00P Craft Room 506022-01 $35/$47
Messy Mondays 3-5 M, 06/17-07/15 5:00-6:00P Craft Room 506022-02 $35/$47
Learn the basic kitchen skills for becoming a chef! New skills and easy “do it at home” recipes will be introduced each week. Please inform the front desk of any food allergies upon registration. Min 4/Max 10.
Little Chefs 3-5 Tu, 05/14-06/04 5:00-6:00P Kitchen 506027-01 $35/$47
Little Chefs 3-5 Tu, 06/18-07/16 5:00-6:00P Kitchen 506027-02 $35/$47
Treat your child to story time with the Bensenville Park District. In this program series each participant will receive a stuffed animal at the beginning of every session to bring to all classes, where they will hear a story specifically about their furry friend! Story time is followed by songs, games, and free play. No class on July 3. Min 8/Max 15.
Book Worms 3-5 W, 06/19-07/17 1:00-2:00P Tiny Tot Room 506240-01 $50/$67
Early Childhood Summer Camps
Camp Meet & Greet | May 30, 6:30P, Oak Room
This camp offers a caring and gentle introduction to the camp experience where each week is centered around an exciting theme. Our smallest campers enjoy nature exploration, vegetable gardening in our raised garden beds, water play on hot days a visit to our safe Splash Pad. The children will also play games, sing, dance, and get messy with sensory craft projects, story time, and a healthy snack. Children will also enjoy plenty of indoor play inside the Deer Grove Leisure Center. Counselor to camper ratio is 1:6. Each camper receives one camp shirt on the first day of camp. No camp July 1-5.
Tot Camp 24-35mos MWF, 06/10-07/12 9:15-11:15A Nursery 505202-01 $175/$185
Tot Camp 24-35mos Tu/Th, 06/11-07/11 9:15-11:15A Nursery 505202-02 $125/$135
Tot Camp 24-35mos MWF, 07/15-08/09 9:15-11:15A Nursery 505202-03 $175/$185
Tot Camp 24-35mos Tu/Th, 07/16-08/08 9:15-11:15A Nursery 505202-04 $125/$135
Tailored to the increasingly independent and adventurous Preschooler, Sunshine Camp offers fun camp experiences. Campers enjoy nature exploration, vegetable gardening in our raised garden beds, daily visits to our Splash Pad, guest speakers, sports, camp songs, and plenty of time to climb on our playground equipment. Camp fosters growth, independence, and developing friendships. Each week is centered on an exciting theme. Counselor to Camper ratio is 1:6. Campers receive one camp shirt on the first day of camp. There is no camp July 1-5. Before Camp is available for Sunshine Campers.
Sunshine Camp 3-5 MWF, 06/10-07/12 9:00A-12:00P Tiny Tot Room 505201-01 $175/$185
Sunshine Camp 3-5 Tu/Th, 06/11-07/11 9:00A-12:00P Tiny Tot Room 505201-02 $125/$135
Sunshine Camp 3-5 MWF, 07/15-08/09 9:00A-12:00P Tiny Tot Room 505201-03 $175/$185
Sunshine Camp 3-5 Tu/Th, 07/16-08/08 9:00A-12:00P Tiny Tot Room 505201-04 $125/$135
Lunch Pals & Playtime
Extend summer fun! Whether your child is a morning camper or if you just want your child to have lunch with us, you’re welcome to join us! After lunch we will play fun games. Min 4/Max 15.
Lunch Pals & Play Time 3-5 MWF, 06/10-07/12 12:00-1:00P Tiny Tot Room 505201-11 $40/$50
Lunch Pals & Play Time 3-5 MWF, 07/15-08/09 12:00-1:00P Tiny Tot Room 505201-22 $40/$50
Afternoon Learning Labs – Preschool Enrichment
New to the Bensenville Park District and designed exclusively for Preschoolers; Afternoon Learning Lab’s allows preschoolers to expand their day and their skill sets. The creative curriculum provides a foundation of language and literacy, problem solving and social development. The children learn through play and explore topics in depth in an environment strong in defined hands-on learning activities. Learning topics change each program session. Afternoon labs do not meet on days that Preschool is not in session. No class on 11/25, 27, and 29. Min 4/Max 15. (PS)
STEAMING through Science Lab
Children explore science and engineering through hands on activities in a scientific method. Illinois Early Learning and Development standards are met through these fun games and activities. No class on 11/25 and 27. Min 4/Max 15.
STEAMING Through Science Lab 3-4 MWF, 08/26-10/04 12:30-2:30P Nursery 505106-01 $95/$105
Mysteries of Math I & II
Analytical and reasoning skills are developed through hands on games and activities. Subjects include recognizing patterns, graphing, statistics, and sorting objects. No class on 11/25, 27 and 29. Min 4/Max 15.
Mysteries of Math I 3-4 MWF, 10/07-11/15 12:30-2:30P Nursery 505106-02 $95/$105
Mysteries of Math II 3-4 MWF, 11/18-12/20 12:30-2:30P Nursery 505106-03 $85/$95
This new program series provides sequential progress in preparing your child for Preschool and Kindergarten. Offering a variety of learning experiences, these classes are designed to meet the needs and the development level of your child. All of the activities and lessons align with Illinois early childhood standards. Each class focuses on a different developmental stage in the educational growth of your child while preparing your child for the next step in the series and the Preschool and Kindergarten experience. No class on 11/25. Min 4/Max 15.
Learning Ladders 2-4 M, 09/09-10/07 9:15-10:15A Nursery 505107-01 $55/$65
Learning Ladders 2-4 M, 10/14-11/18 9:15-10:15A Nursery 505107-02 $55/$65
Nature Play Preschool
This program is designed to connect children with nature while they are submersed in a kindergarten readiness and STEAM curriculum. Children explore and investigate nature, recycling and conservation. Connecting with the outdoors is a core feature of this program (weather permitting). No class on 11/27 and 29. Min 4/Max 15.
Nature Play Preschool 3 WF, 09/04-12/06 9:00-11:30A Birch Room 605512-01 $385/$395
Lunch Pals & Playtime
Whether you’re child is a morning or afternoon preschool student or if you want your child to have lunch with us, you’re welcome to join us! After lunch we will play fun games. No class on 11/25-29. Min 4/Max 25.
Lunch Pals & Play Time 3-5 MWF, 08/26-10/04 11:30A-12:30P Tiny Tot Rm 605511-01 $40/$50
Lunch Pals & Play Time 3-5 MWF, 10/7-11/15 11:30A-12:30P Tiny Tot Rm 605511-02 $40/$50
Lunch Pals & Play Time 3-5 MWF, 11/18-12/20 11:30A-12:30P Tiny Tot Rm 605511-03 $40/$50
Tot School Primer Ages 1.5-2.5
This class prepares your child for Tot School. Help your child get ready for the classroom in this semi-structured environment in which children enjoy arts and crafts, games, stories, and motor activities with a caring adult. Each classroom concludes with circle time and group play. A parent/caregiver must attend class. No class 11/27. Min 4/Max 15. Instructor: Breana Aponte
Tot School Primer 1.5-2.5 W, 09/11-10/16 9:15-10:15A Birch Room 605416-01 $48/$58
Tot School Primer 1.5-2.5 W, 10/23-12/04 9:15-10:15A Birch Room 605416-02 $48/$58
Tot School Program Ages 2-3
This program prepares your child for the Preschool experience! Our integrated yearly curriculum focuses on social, emotional, cognitive and physical development with activities including circle time, exposure to colors, shapes, numbers and letters. Children are exposed to a variety of learning centers such as dramatic play, sensory, literacy, music, blocks and puzzles and nature exploration. A snack, gym time and play in our outdoor classroom are also included. Children must be the appropriate age by September 5, 2019. Being toilet trained is preferred but not required. Staff does not change diapers. No class 11/26 and 11/28. Min 6/Max 15. Instructor: Breana Aponte
Tot School Program 2-3 Tu,Th, 09/03-12/12 9:15-11:15A Nursery 605406-01 $355/$365
Tiny Tot Preschool
Tour the classroom and meet the teachers this summer. Please contact Mrs. Cindy Banazynski, lead Preschool Teacher at (630) 766-7015 ext. 2017 to schedule an appointment and learn all about our curriculum and classroom activities.
Registration is underway! Space is limited; register early so you can secure the preferred class time for your child!
A $50 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space. You may make a full payment at registration or you may choose to make monthly payments. Payments will be due on the following dates; Aug/Sept 1, Oct 1, Nov 1, Dec 1, Jan 2, Feb 1.
Tiny Tot Preschool Ages 3-4
This program is designed to prepare your child mentally, physically and emotionally for making the transition to the Preschool 4’s program. Our
curriculum introduces children to colors, numbers, shapes, and concepts through a variety of activities. The children explore learning centers that
reinforce weekly concepts and themes. Circle time features interactive songs, flannel board stories, and an interactive calendar and weather
activities. Children develop large motor skills during gym time and while connecting with nature outside in our outdoor classroom featuring a play lot, sandbox and a children’s garden. Min 10/Max 25.
Tiny Tot Preschool 3-4 Tu,Th, 08/27/2019 – 05/21/2020 9:00-11:30A Tiny Tot Room 605502-01 $630/$730
Tiny Tot Preschool Ages 4-5
This program prepares your child cognitively, socially, emotionally and physically for making the transition to Kindergarten. Our curriculum, based on Illinois Early Learning Standards, emphasizes self discovery, teamwork and independent thinking. Children are introduced to Language Arts, Literacy, Math, Social Studies, Science and Nature Exploration through a variety of learning centers and hands on activities. Our professional and experienced teachers foster a nurturing environment that addresses the individual needs of each child. Our well rounded program includes local fieldtrips, guest speakers, nature exploration and special activities such as raising baby chicks, spring planting and a Graduation Ceremony. Min 10/Max 25.
Tiny Tot Preschool 4-5 M,W,F 08/26/2019 – 05/22/2020 9:00-11:30A Tiny Tot Room 605501-01 $730/$830
Tiny Tot Preschool 3-5 M,W,F 08/26/2019 – 05/22/2020 12:30-3:00P Tiny Tot Room 605501-02 $730/$830
Click here for the Tiny Tot Preschool Registration Form and the Parent Manual