Upcoming Montessori Parent Events
Local Library Talks: Encouraging Your Children to Read at Home
Presentation and Q&A with Paula Preschlack, Head of School
Lake Forest Library
Monday, September 16, 7:00 p.m.
Lake Bluff Library
Monday, September 30, 7:00 p.m.
Evening Lecture at Lake Forest College
What is Montessori Education and Why Should You Care?
Angeline S. Lillard, Professor of Psychology, University of Virginia
Monday, November 4, 7:00 p.m. at Lily Reid Memorial Chapel
Montessori from the Start Programs
We invite you to participate in Forest Bluff School's Montessori From the Start programs. These programs serve as a solid foundation for your child's earliest years and provide an excellent introduction to Montessori education and the goals of Forest Bluff School. You will gain a deeper understanding of your child's self-formation and have an opportunity to to meet other parents with children of similar ages.
*Please note: with the exception of the Newborn Series and Home Consultations, all Montessori Parent Events at Forest Bluff School are free of charge. Guests are welcome to attend Forest Bluff Montessori Parent Events. Please RSVP to Lynn Lillard Jessen at 847.295.8338
Morning Lecture Series
*Intended for parents with children through age 3
Parent & Baby Series
*Intended for parents accompanied by their children ages birth through 15 months. Times vary according to child's age:
8:30-9:00 a.m. for children 12-15 months
10:30-11:30 a.m. for infants birth-12 months
Thursday, September 26
Thursday, October 24
Thursday, November 21
The Newborn Series is a three-part educational program for expectant parents and parents with newborns. Topics include: the physical care of your newborn, preparing the home environment, and aiding the development of movement and cognition. Babies welcome!
Fall 2019 Dates TBA