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Music with Nicole

Join us for interactive, collaborative music making. Learn new songs, play games, dance and explore instruments while bonding with your little one. Appropriate for all ages and abilities – as long as you can giggle and have fun.

Nicole Rodin Jaworski is a musician and mama living in Evanston. She is a trained classical singer with degrees from Rice University and the New England Conservatory of Music. After spending years travelling the country singing opera, Nicole returned to the Chicago area and began to explore additional ways to bring joy, healing and growth to others using music. This pursuit has led to teaching private voice lessons, stage directing and music directing musical theater as well as a study of music therapy.

Kids Heart Yoga

This class, designed for all ages & abilities, will explore our bodies and minds through movement and breath. Go on a movement adventure with your little one as we mindfully dance and play together!

Art Adventures with Angela

This weekly drop in art experience is designed to facilitate creativity development, materials exploration, and an opportunity for children and caregivers to meaningfully connect through engagement in an art process. Each child will be able to create an art piece or contribute to a collaborative group project. All ages and abilities are welcome.
Angela Lyonsmith, ATR-BC, LCPC, is an artist, art therapist, part time faculty member at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in the graduate art therapy program, doctoral student at Mount Mary University and a proud mother of three fierce & fantastic little girls. She has facilitated art experiences for children and adults for several decades and recognizes both the developmental and resiliency-building benefits of creativity for the human spirit.