Activities for Children & Youth
of Scouting Programs
The full range of scouting programs, for both boys and girls, is provided at Utd. Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd St. For details: email@example.com
at Calvert House
Tutoring is provided, for students in grades 2 through 12, on Tu and W after school, and Sat. mornings and afternoons, at Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave. For more info contact Laura Lecompte, by calling Calvert House at 288-2311.
People Learning Center
Little People Learning Center provides childcare and activities for children ages 2 to 6 yrs. There is a flat fee, based on hrs of participation. Located at First Unitarian Church, 5650 S. Woodlawn. Call 955-9942 for info or to apply.
Nursery school, M-F 9 am to noon, at KAM Isaiah Israel. 924-1234
Jewish Community Center programs for children and youth
Early childhood and children's sports classes, including learn to swim, plus children's sports leagues; before & after school care for children in K-5; Mandarin Chinese lessons. Hyde Park Jewish Community Center, 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd. 753-3080
United Church of Christ programs for children and youth
Tutoring, recreation, arts & crafts, and a Bible class, for children ages 6 to 16 yrs old, Sat. noon to 3 pm, at Kenwood United Church of Christ, 4600-08 S. Greenwood, 373-2861.
School Volunteer Program
Reavis Elementary School Volunteer Program: Tutor students, assist in the classroom, judge science fair, or help the school in other ways. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 493-1830
Strive Program provides after school and summer tutoring, for students in grades 1 through 12, at Ellis Ave. Church, 5001 S. Ellis Ave., 268-4910
Hyde Park Neighborhood Choir (of the Chicago Children's Choir): for those aged 8 to 16 years, has rehearsals on M & Th 4 to 6 pm, at First Unitarian Church, 5650 S. Woodlawn Ave. Auditions for the choir are held in Sept. and January. For details on the audition process, enrollment and/or other info, contact Cece Hill at 312-849-8300x14 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Boy Scouts, for ages 10 to 16, at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 5200 S. University Av. 493-1830
Camping ministry, for children grade 2 and up. First Baptist Church, 935 E. 50th St. Further info: 536-3430
Vacation Bible School: one week in August. Church of St. Paul & the Redeemer, 4945 S. Dorchester, 624-3185.
camping opportunities for youth
Summer camping opportunities for youth, provided by Inner-City Youth Foundation. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 5200 S. University Av., 493-1830