Kids in grades 3-8, register to join us for this cool workshop with artist and illustrator Terri Murphy! Emboss your own design on an aluminum sheet and extend the design to the border with colored pencils.
Mary Lyons, Ojibwe Elder, Storyteller and Wisdom Teacher along with Flordemayo, a Curandera Espiritu, both traditional female elders representing a global alliance for prayer, education and healing of Mother Earth and all her inhabitants will share their indigenous cultures and offer wisdom from the ages through a Peace Circle.
Join Jimmy Kim of More Than Scores And Tests to learn to use digital learning tools to your kids' advantage. Discuss learning vs. gaming, evaluating and using the tools effectively, and simple principles to help kids better self-regulate technology use. Students will be able to explore several educational computer programs during the workshop.
Parents and grandparents, are you concerned with the increasing cost of college tuition? Programs like College Illinois! and Bright Start College Savings, which fall under the federal 529 umbrella, offer families affordable ways to prepay or save for a child or grandchild’s college tuition. Presenters: Shankar Thiru, Senior Account Executive - College Illinois! 529 Prepaid Tuition Program and Joseph McNicholas, Marketing Representative - Illinois State Treasurer's Office.