708-547-3900 mempark@msn.com

BEfore & After-School Programs

Grades k – 5

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Are you looking for an affordable, fun and reliable place for your child after school? Our after-school program allows your child to get exercise, play games, enjoy activities, have a small snack and get help with their homework if needed. Our goal is to make your night easier by finishing homework and wearing them out with social interaction.

Monthly payments must be submitted by the end of the preceding month. Fees listed are for District 87 students. No refunds are given.

Before school

Breakfast available

Location
Sunnyside Intermediate School Gym
Enter through the #11 gym door west of Wolf Road.
Jefferson Primary School children will be bussed at 8:43 am from Sunnyside Intermediate School
Day/Time

Drop off time between 7:45 am – 8:30 am

Min/Max 10/25
Fee
  • $8 per day
  • $4 per day for child #3 or more in same household

After school

Location

Jefferson Primary

225 46th Ave., Bellwood

Day/Time

Monday – Friday, After school – 6 PM (every day that District 87 schools are in session)

Min/Max 10/50
Fee
  • $8 per day
  • $4 per day for child #3 or more in same household

 

Eisenhower movie night

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“Parents & Guardians, We’ll Watch the Kids!”

You can relax knowing the kids are having fun, and take some time for you. Drop off your child to enjoy hot dogs, pizza, popcorn, a beverage and a movie on our big screen projector. All movies are rated G or PG. Call 547-3900 x4 for a movie schedule. For both boys and girls.

Deadline for registration is Monday before Movie Time. Walk-ins welcome!

Ages 4 – 11 years
Instructor Ms. Pat
Location Eisenhower Center Room B
Day/Time Friday, 6pm – 8pm
Dates
  • December 6 & 20
  • January 10 & 24
  • February 7 & 21
  • March 6 & 20
  • April 3 & 17
  • May 8 & 22
Min/Max 8/20
Fee
  • $5/child per day (In-district)
  • $7/child per day (Out-of-district)

Proviso Idol 2020

Come showcase your singing voice at the 2020 Proviso Idol competition and win cash prizes. Information TBD.

Cheer Camp 2021

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Ages 5 – 15 years
Instructor Sharniece Hathaway
Location Eisenhower Field
Day/Time Thursdays, 6 – 7:30pm
Dates

May 27 – July 22

No class week of July 5

Min/Max 15/30
Fee $25

 

Universal Shorei Goju Karate

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Martial Arts is a total learning experience. Lessons are tailored to your child’s age and skill level. Your child will start by learning balance, force, flexibility, forms, punching, kicking & blocking techniques. (7 week sessions)

 

Ages 5 & up
Instructor Sensei Holmes
Location Eisenhower Center, Gym
Day/Time Saturdays, 12 – 1:30 PM
Dates

 

  • Session 3: Mar. 6 – Apr. 24
  • Session 4: May 1 – June 19
  • Session 5: June 26 – Aug. 7
  • Session 3: Aug. 14 – Oct. 2
  • Session 4: Oct. 9 – Dec 4.

No Class Apr. 3, May 29, Sept. 4, Oct. 23 & 30, Nov. 27, Dec. 25, & Jan. 1

Min/Max 10/40
Fee $46 per session

 

Easy Tumblers

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Flip, Fly, and Twist with Roger!

Tumbling classes are geared toward students who just LOVE TO FLIP, or want an upper hand on cheerleading try-outs. A Beginner and Intermediate tumbling class designed according to age and progress. (5 Week Sessions)

Ages 4 & up
Instructor Roger Townes
Location Sharp Community Center, Gym
Day/Time Saturdays, 11 AM – 12 PM
Dates
  • Session 9: Oct. 5 – Nov. 16

  • Session 1: Nov. 23 – Jan. 4 
  • Session 2: Jan. 11 – Feb. 8
  • Session 3: Feb. 15 – Mar. 14
  • Session 4: Mar. 21 – Apr. 25
  • Session 5: May 2 – Jun. 6
  • Session 6: Jun. 13 – Jul. 18

No Class: Nov. 30, Dec. 28, Apr. 11, May 23 & Jul. 4

Min/Max 6/22
Fee $31 per session

Little Tigers Karate

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This is a great class to introduce your child to the Martial  Arts. Children will learn to listen, develop self-discipline, and increase their confidence. There will also be time set aside for fun and games. (7 Week Sessions)

Ages 4-5 yrs.
Instructor Sensei Holmes
Location Eisenhower Center, Gym
Day/Time Saturdays, 12:15 – 1:15 PM
Dates

 

  • Session 6:    Oct. 5 – Dec. 7

  • Session 1:    Dec. 14 – Feb. 1

  • Session 2: Feb. 8 – Mar. 21
  • Session 3: Mar. 28 – May 16
  • Session 4: May 30 – Jul. 18

No Class Oct 19 & 26, Nov 30, Dec 28, Apr 11, May 23 & Jul 4

Min/Max 8/15
Fee $41 Per Session

Learn How to Bowl

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Beginners Bowl:

Join us as we again offer our youth bowling program. Have lots of FUN while learning the etiquette of bowling.

Fee includes a coach, 3 games and shoes each Tuesday. (6 Week Sessions)

Ages 12 and up
Instructor Mrs. Winnie Harvey
Location Hillside Bowl, 45 Harrison, Hillside
Day/Time Tuesday, 5:30 – 7:30 P.M.    
Dates
  • Session 4: May 26 – Jun. 30*
  • Session 5: July 7 – Aug. 11*
  • Session 6: Aug. 18 – Sept. 22*
  • Session 7: Sept. 28 – Nov. 2
  • Session 8: Nov. 9 – Dec. 14

    * Summer Day Wednesday, 5:30 – 7:30 PM)

Min/Max 8/16
Fee $50

 

FUNdamental FOOTBALL CO-ED

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Learn the basics of passing, receiving, positioning and much more while playing a scrimmage game each week.  The basic fundamentals and games introduced in this class are non-contact flag football-based and are played in a safe environment. Register early to guaratnee a space. (2 – 6 Week Clinics)

Wear weather appropriate clothing, gym shoes or cleats.

Ages 4 – 15 years (register according to clinic and age group)
Coordinator Shon Cole
Location Outdoor Eisenhower Fields
Day/Time Tuesday & Thursday, 6 – 7:30pm
Dates
  • Clinic I: April 14 – May 21, 2020
  • Clinic II: May 26 – July 2, 2020

No Class week of July 4

Min/Max 16/22
Fee
  • $40 per clinic
  • Sibling: $35 per clinic

Fall outdoor soccer league

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9 Weeks

Ages 6 – 12 years
Coordinator Sergio Hernandez
Location Eisenhower Center, Fields
Game Time Sat. Sept 18 per team schedule
Dates

Organizational meeting

  • Sat. Aug. 14, 2021, 10 AM
    Ages 6 – 8 years
    Sat. Aug. 21 – Oct. 9 2021, 11 AM
    Ages 9 – 12 yrs

 

Min/Max 54
Fee
    • $70, includes jersey, shorts & socks
      Out of District: $80
      Includes jersey

Junior Golf Development

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4 1-hour classes with an instructor

  • Week 1 – Set Up Fundamentals
  • Week 2 – Putting
  • Week 3 – Full Swing Drills
  • Week 4 – Chipping Basics

Ages 5 – 17 yrs.
Location Fresh Meadow Learning Center, Hillside
Day/Time Saturday and/or Sunday at 11 AM
Dates Beginning of every month

No lessons Nov., Dec., Jan. & Feb.

Min/Max 4/20
Fee $129

WILDCATS TRAVELING BASKETBALL

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Get Prepared for the 2021 – 2022 SEASON!

The Traveling Wildcats Program is one of the premier travel basketball programs in the Chicagoland area. The league is designed to prepare each player for the next level of play in organized basketball. During the 2019-2020 season we will compete in several leagues and tournaments against some of the best schools, AAU and travel teams.

Community night: March 18, 2022 at 6 pm

Program website: www.mpwildcats.com 

Tryouts

 

Ages Grades 4 – 8 (Girls and Boys)
Location Sharp Center Gym
Day/Time

5 – 10 PM

  • 4th grade: 5 – 6 PM
  • 5th grade: 6 – 7 PM
  • 6th grade: 7 – 8 PM
  • 7th grade: 8 – 9 PM
  • 8th grade: 9 – 10 PM
Dates First 3 Monday Nights of October

 

Wildcats Midwest Basketball Classic 2022

Ages Grades 4 – 8 (Girls and Boys)
Coordinator Calvin Hightower
Location Stevenson Center Gym
Day Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Dates
  • Boys – January/ 2nd weekend
  • Girls –  January/ 4th weekedn
  • March 12-13, 2022
Time Weekend 8 AM – 10 PM

Banquet and Team Pictures TBA

Wildcats Traveling Basketball Games

 

Location Eisenhower Center, Gym
Coordinator Calvin Hightower
Day/Time Every Friday night
Dates Nov. 5 – Apr. 15
No class Nov. 26, Dec. 24 & Dec. 31
Fee
  • League fee: $150
  • $85 In District Fee
  • $110 Out of District Fee
  • $85 additional uniform purchase
Min/Max 65/150

 

Spartan Football & Spirit Team

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Here is your opportunity to participate in the nationally recognized Memorial Park Spartan Football and Spirit teams 2021 season.

Registration begins February 1, 2021. Practice starts July 22, 2021.

Open Registration

  • Saturdays, 9am – 12pm from February 6 – July 31, 2021
  • Eisenhower Center  – 700 Speechley Blvd, Hillside, IL 60162

Parents, please bring the following items with your child to registration:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Report Card
  • Proof of Residency
  • Current 2021 Physical (NO EXCEPTIONS)

Cheer/Spirit Fees

80 Slots available

  • Registration – $65
  • Cheer Uniform Fee- $150 – $175
  • Spirit Dance Costume Fee – $85
  • Spirit Team Competition Registration Fee – $55 (does not include uniform cost)
  • (Additional costume, uniform, and off season competition fees may be required for all cheer and spirit participants.)
  • NO EXCEPTIONS: Equipment or uniforms will not be issued until the child is officially registered. Every child MUST have a current 2021 physical (NO EXCEPTIONS) before starting practice.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Participation in post-season competition, playoffs and travel is dependent upon successful fundraising efforts by participants organized with the Spartans Booster Club.

Football Fees

Only 150 Slots Available

  • Football uniform: $65 (Includes: Home and away jersey that each player gets to keep)
  • In-District: $150 (Sibling: $125)
  • Out-of-District: $195 (Sibling: $170)
  • NOTE: Post season play is optional. Memorial Park District is not responsible for any post season expenses.

SKILLS & DRILLS BASKETBALL

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Sharpen your basketball skills. This is a great way to improve your game. Passing dribbling and shooting drills are all part of the program.  Register early to guarantee the program. (6 Week sessions)

Ages 6 – 12 yrs.
Instructor Brion Grant
Location Eisenhower Center, Gym
Day/Time
  • Tuesday
    (A) 6 – 8 yrs. 6 – 6:50 PM
    (B) 9 – 12 yrs. 7 – 7:50 PM
Dates

 

  • Session 1: Jun. 8 – Jul. 13
  • Session 2: Sep. 14 – Oct. 19
  • Session 3: Nov. 9 – Dec. 14
Min/Max 15/30
Fee $30 per session

 

Winter Basketball Leagues

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Come out and enjoy the game of basketball and at the same time build morale, sportsmanship, and most importantly your skills which can help you advance to your next level. (14 weeks)

T-Shirt and Award included with fee.

Ages
    5 – 7 years
Instructor Travis Hightower
Location Eisenhower Center, Gym
Day/Time

Tuesday In-House, 8-11 years

Thursday In-House, 12-15 years

Dates

Jan. 7- Apr. 7, Tues 6-9pm

Jan. 9 – Apr. 9, Thurs 6-9pm

Min/Max 50/70
Fee
  • In-district: $60
  • Out-of-district: $70

 

Bitty Basketball

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Bitty Ball is a fun program to introduce organized basketball to young boys and girls that is specifically designed to build hand and eye coordination skills. (12 weeks)

Ages 5-7 yrs.
Instructor Travis Hightower
Location Eisenhower Center Gym
Date(s) Sept. 11 – Dec. 18
Day/Times Sat. 9 AM – Noon
Min/Max 10/75
Fee $55 In-District
$60 Out of District

No Basketball Oct. 23 & 30, Nov. 27