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The Center for Gifted Upcoming Programs

January 21, 2019 5:00 PM | Linda Zanieski (Administrator)

From The Center for Gifted:

Join us in Lincolnshire for exciting,
hands-on challenges in science, technology,
engineering, mathematics, and art.
(Click here to enroll now.)

This Saturday, January 26
Kindergarten-8th grades 2:00-4:30 Tuition: $45
Daniel Wright Junior High School, 1370 Riverwoods Road

Polymers, Potions, and
Bubbling Lava Lamps
(Kdg-4th grades)
Create slime and other slippery
substances, cause your own weird and
varied chemical reactions, and concoct
creative scientific solutions.

Combustion and
Chemical Reactions

(5th-8th grades)
Explore the properties and
experience the chemical reactions
and physical changes you can produce
in exciting hands-on and demonstration
experiments (but don’t blow up the lab!)

Saturday, March 16
Kindergarten-8th grades 2:00-4:30 Tuition: $45
Daniel Wright Junior High School, 1370 Riverwoods Road

Exploring Physics
(Kdg-3rd grades)
What roles do gravity, balance, and
 energy play in everday life? Some answers
may surprise you! Experiment, investigate, and
explore hands-on as you move from station to station,
each featuring a different, intriguing hands-on lab.

Testing the
Limits of Physics
(4th-8th grades)
Investigate phenomena that
venture beyond so-called physical
limits. Create contraptions that utilize
principles of power, force, and energy.

To enroll, click here or go to our website. Tuition is due in full
at time of application; a $2 processing fee also is applied per student.
Tuition is fully refunded for withdrawals requested before the program
begins. Teacher recommendations are not required for our one-day programs.

We hope to see you this Saturday and/or in March. Invite a friend or two!

 Enrollment for our summer 2019 programs, serving students who will
be entering preschool-12th grades in the fall, also is open, with locations in
Buffalo Grove, Cary, Glenview, Lincolnshire, and more. Click here to see oursummer schedule, or visit our website for individual flyers and more details. (A 10% discount on summer tuition is now running through February 28;enter code EARLY10 on bottom of "cart" page of online application.)

The Center for Gifted and Midwest Torrance Center for Creativity*
1926 Waukegan Road, Suite 2, Glenview, IL  60025  847-901-0173 
*A Northern Illinois University partner
Joan Franklin Smutny, Director • Maria
Michael Gorelick, and Jennifer Rinne,
Associate Directors
Vickie Kiamco, Program Coordinator

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The Chicago Gifted Community Center (CGCC) is a member-driven 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created by parents to support the intellectual and emotional growth of gifted children and their families. 

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