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Jewett Park Community Center

Jewett Park Community Center

Jewett Park Community Center

The community center houses the administrative offices, registration, the Deerfield Park District Preschool, Tree House Indoor Playground, and much of our recreation programming, including art and ceramics classes, cooking, preschool programs, some of our exercise classes, tap and ballet classes offered by the Deerfield Dance Studio, and some of our adult activities. Many of the rooms at the community center are available for rental. The office will be closed in observance of major holidays.

Deerfield Dance Studio

The Deerfield Park District has its own fine in-house dance program, the Deerfield Dance Studio, run under the direction of long-time professional instructors Barbara Dubosq, April Epstein and Tia Sutton. The studio offers a wide range of ballet, tap, modern and creative classes for all ages and ability levels. Please call 847-945-0650 for additional information. 

Deerfield Park District Preschool

The Deerfield Park District Preschool is located on the upper level of the Jewett Park Community Center. Co-Directors Cindy Wolf and Lynn Braun lead a dedicated, professional staff in this licensed program for youngsters ages 2-1/2 - 5 years of age in morning and afternoon classes. The program runs from September through May. Registrations are now being accepted for the 2014-2015 school year.Children will participate in the creative play, communication, learning and socialization opportunities at the Jewett Park Community Center. A wonderful, experienced and dedicated staff, supplemented by specialists in art and music, enhance the fun learning experience. "Growing Together," an intergenerational program, adds a special touch to our many classrooms.

To speak to our preschool directors please call Cindy or Lynn at 847-572-2635 or contact us and we will put you in the right direction.

 

 

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October 2014
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Nov
01
Ceramic Workshops - Coral Reefs
Event's details
November 01, 2014
Time:01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Join Richard Cohen in his one-day workshop. Create fun and exciting projects. Parents and children are welcome to take class together.
 
(01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
Nov
11
School Days Out - Brunswick’s
Event's details
November 11, 2014
School-Days-Out
Time:10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

We will spend the day at the newly renovated Brunswick’s in Buffalo Grove. First, we will hit the lanes for some fun-filled bowling followed by a game of laser tag and use of a $10 game card. Lunch is included!
 
(10:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
 
Nov
11
Kinder Days Off
Event's details
November 11, 2014
Time:09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Looking for something your kindergarten-age child will enjoy on a day off of school? Extended care options are available to stretch the fun from as early at 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
 
(09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
 
Nov
14
Mother - Daughter Cookie Night
Event's details
November 14, 2014
Time:06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Moms & Daughters: enjoy an evening together with Kelly from the Café who is also a pastry chef. Participants will decorate cookies and bake specialty items. There will be some time for “baking” games and refreshments will be served.
 
(06:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
 
Nov
15
Ceramic Workshops - Animal Habitiat
Event's details
November 15, 2014
Time:01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Join Richard Cohen in his one-day workshop. Create fun and exciting projects. Parents and children are welcome to take class together.
 
(01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
Nov
25
School Days Out - Adler Planetarium
Event's details
November 25, 2014
School-Days-Out
Time:09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Come with us to Adler Planetarium where we will explore the unknown world above us. We will also watch a special show in the Definiti Space Theater. Please send a sack lunch and drink with your child on this trip.
 
(09:00 AM - 04:30 PM)
 
Nov
25
Kinder Days Off
Event's details
November 25, 2014
Time:09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Looking for something your kindergarten-age child will enjoy on a day off of school? Extended care options are available to stretch the fun from as early at 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
 
(09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
 
Nov
26
Kinder Days Off
Event's details
November 26, 2014
Time:09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Looking for something your kindergarten-age child will enjoy on a day off of school? Extended care options are available to stretch the fun from as early at 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
 
(09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
 
Nov
26
School Days Out - Water Works Aquatic Park in Schaumburg
Event's details
November 26, 2014
School-Days-Out
Time:11:15 AM - 03:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Grab your suit and towel as we trek to Schaumburg to swim in their indoor water park. There are 3 water slides, a rapid water channel, water playground and a diving pool. Bring a suit, towel, goggles, and a snack. Please eat lunch prior to this trip.
 
(11:15 AM - 03:00 PM)
 
Nov
27
Earn Your Bird
Event's details
November 27, 2014
Time:07:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Join us for our annual Thanksgiving morning celebration. SRC instructors and staff will host a morning of fitness and fun for the entire family. Activities will include adult group exercise classes, kids fitness classes, open gym, and family swim. The event schedule and activity details will be posted on our website as well as Facebook as the event gets closer.
 
(07:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
 
Dec
06
Ceramic Workshops - Holiday Special
Event's details
December 06, 2014
Time:01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Join Richard Cohen in his one-day workshop. Create fun and exciting projects. Parents and children are welcome to take class together.
 
(01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
Dec
07
Candy Cane Train (New Name, Same Great Event)
Event's details
December 07, 2014
Time:01:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

All Aboard! Experience a holiday event as we travel from the Metra Train Station on Deerfield Road to meet Santa and favorite holiday “friends.” Refreshments will be served. Be sure to bring your cameras because this will be a most memorable event for both you and your child(ren). As space is limited, you must register in advance for this event!
 
(01:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
 
Dec
07
Deerfield Community Band: Winter Concert
Event's details
December 07, 2014
Time:02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

The PTC is delighted to announce the return of the Deerfield Community Band to perform an afternoon concert of all your yuletide favorites…just perfect for the season! All are welcome!
 
(02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
 
Dec
11
Theater D Auditions - Barefoot in the Park
Event's details
December 11, 2014
Time:07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Theater D returns for its 10th season.
 
(07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
 
Dec
13
Improv Boot Camp
Event's details
December 13, 2014
Time:10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Improv is a fun way of discovering yourself and realizing you are capable of making a difference. This workshop fosters collaboration among participants, promotes creative problem solving and provides tools for dealing with conflict. Our goal is to build and use the positive power of self-esteem to develop your confidence.
 
(10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
 
Dec
13
Theater D Auditions - Barefoot in the Park
Event's details
December 13, 2014
Time:11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Theater D returns for its 10th season.
 
(11:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
20
Ceramic Workshops - Soap Dish
Event's details
December 20, 2014
Time:01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Join Richard Cohen in his one-day workshop. Create fun and exciting projects. Parents and children are welcome to take class together.
 
(01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
Dec
22
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
22
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
22
Winter Break Sports & Fun
Event's details
December 22, 2014
Time:09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

If your child needs some activity over break join Coach Lori and Nancy Healy for some sports and games at Jewett. We will also have time to make a key chain, share a snack and play with friends. Want to let your child bring a sack lunch and stay an extra hour to eat and play? Register for Section 02.
 
(09:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
 
Dec
22
Cupcake Day
Event's details
December 22, 2014
Time:12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Location: Jewett Park Community Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Let your child find their inner baker during a school day off! Create delicious cupcakes with our teachers. Enjoy eating one and bring one home to your family! There will also be some time for a story and freeplay.
 
(12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
 
Dec
22
School Days Out - Shedd Aquarium
Event's details
December 22, 2014
Time:09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Location: Pick up and Drop off at JPCC, Deerfield, IL -IL

Travel with us to the Shedd Aquarium. We will explore the different aquatic life in the oceans, lakes, and rivers of the world. We will then watch an aquatic show of beluga whales, sea lions, and dolphins! Please bring a packed lunch and drink on this trip.
 
(09:00 AM - 04:30 PM)
 
Dec
23
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
23
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
24
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
24
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
25
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
25
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
26
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
26
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
27
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
27
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
28
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
28
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
29
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
29
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
29
School Days Out - Rinkside Sports
Event's details
December 29, 2014
Time:10:30 AM - 03:15 PM
Location: Pick up and Drop off at JPCC, Deerfield, IL -IL

Rinkside Sports in Gurnee offers a little bit of everything and a whole lot of fun! We’ll ice skate and play video games. You choose to play either laser tag or miniature golf. Plus, there’s pizza and soda for lunch!
 
(10:30 AM - 03:15 PM)
 
Dec
30
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
30
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Dec
30
School Days Out - Ring in the New Year at Jewett
Event's details
December 30, 2014
Time:10:00 AM - 02:30 PM
Location: Pick up and Drop off at JPCC, Deerfield, IL -IL

Celebrate your favorite holiday happening at Jewett! We will make a holiday snack, watch a holiday movie, and weather permitting, build snow forts and play in the park. Please bring a sack lunch, drink, and weather appropriate clothing.
 
(10:00 AM - 02:30 PM)
 
Dec
31
Ceramic Winter Break Workshop
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Dec
31
Winter Break Sports Camp
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Sachs Recreation Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
(09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
 

 
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