Learning isn't just about ABC's. Exposing your child to a wide range of activities and experiences improves academic performance and produces a well-rounded individual. There are plenty of enrichment programs in the Chicagoland area – in the arts, sciences, nature or whatever fits your child's interests.
Following are our links to handy resource lists, organized by county.
In addition, two other organizations offer services throughout the area: The YMCA and Junior Achievement. The Y offers a variety of classes; to locate a Y near you, call (800) 935-YMCA or visit their Chicago-area website. Junior Achievement volunteers visit schools and introduce students to economics; call (800) THE-NEWJA for information.