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Aspen’s 9th Annual Family University 
- Saturday, February 6, 2016

Aspen’s 9th Annual Family University – 
Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 9:00 a.m.-Noon
Parent Program:  All parents will participate in a phenomenal NEW workshop taught by Kim Olver (Glasser Institute Executive Director and Faculty and acclaimed speaker/author) titled “Consequences-Discipline vs. Punishment” with home-school connection breakout sessions led by Mrs. Carson, Mrs. Gerjol, Mrs. Manchester, Mrs. Motley, Kim Olver & Mrs. Szoke.  Parents of students starting at Aspen in the fall of 2016 are invited to register and attend the Parent Program, but the Children’s Program is only for CURRENTLY registered Aspen families. Links to Registration Forms are below.

Children’s Program (children MUST be at least 4 years old and currently enrolled Aspen family):  Our awesome educational program is organized by Mrs. Block, Mrs. Caby, Ms. Sturgill and Mrs. Zurek and taught by Ms. Abel, Mrs. Bonnem, Mrs. Chandler, Mrs. Gifford, Mrs. Howell, Mrs. Loiben, Ms. McNair, Mrs. Medbery and Mrs. Vynnyk.  Kids 4 years old through 1st Grade will learn how to identify their basic needs and meet them responsibly through age-appropriate educational activities which include “Around-the-World” themed team-building games, physical exercise, creative projects and story-telling.  Kids in 2nd Grade and older will focus on how to develop and maintain quality friendships through an engaging and fun science experiment and team-building games.  A snack will be provided.  (Aspen Graduates are needed…if they’d like to volunteer to help, please note so on your registration form or contact Mrs. Carson).  For a detailed description of the Children’s Program, click HERE.

A HUGE thank you to Philly G’s and Tavern on 60 for their generosity in catering lunch!

Registration deadline is February 2!  After that, registration is based on availability.  Please contact Nicole Carson at nc.longdon@gmail.com or (847) 858-5602 if you have any questions.
LINKS to Registration Forms:
Currently Enrolled Aspen Family U 2016 Registration Form

Incoming Aspen Parents (Fall of 2016) Family U 2016 Registration Form

Aspen Family University Thank You & Recap

Aspen Family University Thank You & Recap!

A heartfelt thanks to all of our awesome Faculty and Staff who volunteered their time to make the 8th Annual Family University an incredible event–Mrs. Goldman, Mrs. Kirby, Mrs. Brocks, Mrs. Block, Mrs. Zurek, Mrs. Niedbalski, Mrs. Loiben, Mrs. Liberacki, Mrs. Vynnyk, Ms. Sturgill, Ms. Leahy, Mrs. Olson, Mrs. Szoke, Mrs. Saliba, Mrs. Manchester, Mrs. Wysong, Mrs. Novak and Mrs. Motley.  A BIG thank you to Kim Olver for an insightful and entertaining presentation.  Thank you to Philly Gs and Tavern on 60 for their incredible food and unbelievable generosity!  And thank you for the help of Monica Raquel, Karen Altschul, Ms. Jones, Mrs. Giovanetto, Mrs. Fairbairn and Mr. Fredricksen, Aspen Graduates Olivia, James, Josh and Jessica, and all the parents who helped with lunch set-up and clean-up!  We couldn’t hold this event without you!

Aspen Family University Reminder

The Family U is Saturday, February 7 from 9:00am-Noon.  Spots are still available-contact Nicole Carson at 847-281-7490 to register.  Please arrive by 8:45 to check in.  Park in the rear lot between Aspen and Elementary South and enter through Door #9.  A big thank you to Philly G’s and Tavern on 60 for providing lunch!

Aspen’s 8th Annual Family University – Update

The 8th Annual Family University will take place on Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 9:00 a.m.-Noon (check-in at 8:45 a.m.)
Kim Olver, acclaimed author and speaker, to present Empowered Parenting workshop with Aspen Teachers leading breakout sessions.  Amazing educational and fun children’s program offered for kids ages 4 and up (MUST be at least 4 years old, no exceptions).  Parents of students starting at Aspen in the fall of 2015 are invited to register and attend the Parent Program, but the Children’s Program is for CURRENTLY registered Aspen families only. Please contact Nicole Carson at nc.longdon@gmail.com if you have any questions.
For All Parents:  Acclaimed Author and Speaker Kim Olver will Present Empowerment Parenting Workshop and Aspen Teachers/Staff will lead breakout sessions on the Home-School Connection.  Breakout sessions taught by Mrs. Gerjol, Mrs. Manchester, Mrs. Motley, Mrs. Novak, Mrs. Saliba, Mrs. Szoke, and Mrs. Wysong.
Children’s Program (children MUST be at least 4 years old and currently enrolled Aspen family):  Our awesome educational program organized by Mrs. Block, Mrs. Brocks, Mrs. Kirby and Mrs. Zurek and taught by Ms. Leahy, Mrs. Liberacki, Mrs. Loiban, Mrs. Niedbalski, Mrs. Olson, Ms. Sturgill and Mrs. Vynnyk will once again delight children aged 4 through 5th grade.  (Aspen Graduates are welcome…if they’d like to volunteer to help, please note so on your registration form).  Kids will learn how to identify their needs and meet them responsibly through age-appropriate educational activities which include team-building games, physical exercise, creative projects and story-telling.  Kids in 2nd-5th Grade will learn tips and tools on managing their behavior and meeting their needs effectively and responsibly through fun and engaging activities like a scavenger hunt, toy car races, and team-building games.  A snack will be provided.
A HUGE thank you to Philly G’s and Tavern on 60 for their generosity in catering lunch!

Download Registration Forms Below:

Currently Enrolled Aspen Family U 2015 Registration Form

Incoming Aspen Parents (Fall of 2015) Family U 2015 Registration Form