Virtual Classes

Our facilities may be closed, but there is still fun to be had with our virtual classes at home! We're expanding our virtual classes to fit the needs of our community, with the goal of keeping everyone's mind and body active while at home. Check out the virtual classes Lisle Park District is currently offering and join one today! We're bringing classes directly to your home, in real-time, taught by our certified instructors. We're offering an abbreviated schedule of classes available at a discounted price.


Classes will be held using Zoom, or a video link will be sent to your email. Classes are taught by our current instructors from their homes and are accessible via smartphone, iPad / tablet, or computer.


Check out our virtual classes below. If you would like to register for any of the following classes, click the register online button associated with the program.


View Our Virtual Class Calendar




Virtual & Outdoor Fitness Classes

We're bringing your favorite fitness classes directly to your home and outdoors, taught by our certified instructors — sign up today!


NEW! IN-PERSON OUTDOOR CLASSES
We will begin in-person, outdoor classes on Monday, June 8. Many of these classes will be held on the Sea Lion Aquatic Park pool deck (as the pool will remain closed this summer), and the others will be held at Community Park Bandshell, or the grass area outside the Athletic Space and Recreation Center. Pre-registration is required and registration will be available in 4-week sessions. The Restore Illinois guidelines limit our class size to 10 participants. No drop-ins or one-class registrations will be available for in-person classes at this time. Participants will be 10ft apart during the class, and can remove their masks while exercising. For most of the classes, if inclement weather is expected, the class will be held online. Prior to the start of the session, specific safety procedures will be sent out to all participants.

VIRTUAL CLASSES
Many of the in-person classes will be live streamed on Zoom for those who are not comfortable being in a group class at this time. A Zoom link will be emailed 1-hour before the start of class. You can register for the session or a single class. If you would like to register for the session you will have to register for each week, by adding all 4-weeks to your cart.

Virtual & Outdoor Fitness Class Schedule June 8 - July 3



Check out our Virtual & Outdoor Fitness Classes


Virtual Adult Programs

Chaos to Clear Organizing

Virtual Class

Has getting your home organized always been your dream? Take this informative class and learn the tips and tools to declutter like a pro. Receive expert advice on how to get started, how to avoid common pitfalls and how to stay organized for the long term. Find peace in your space and be happily organized!

Session 1 - Why organize, getting started and getting motivated, organizing basics and organizing supplies. Session 2 - Assessing your space, room to room expert tips and tricks (including Work From Home and Home Schooling tips), and tackling clutter hot spots. Session 3 - Staying organized, resource list for consignment, donation and recycling, before and after pics, and Ask the Organizer Q and A.

NOTE: Upon registration participants will be emailed the access information to the program. This is a Zoom live class.
INSTRUCTOR: Cathy Felz, Open Space Organizing


Age Day Date Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
18 & Up Thursday May 28 - June 11 7:00-7:30pm Zoom Live Stream $56/$83 May 26


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Adult Programs > Virtual Chaos to Clear-Organizing
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Virtual Senior Programs

BEYOND BINGO - Virtual Classes, Activity Kits & Meals-To-Go

Beyond Bingo Join us as we Zoom into Virtual Programming to keep you safe, informed and entertained while we are apart! Zoom is a simple online program that can be used on your tablet, smart phone or computer. After you register you will be emailed a link that gives you access to the program.

Are you running out of fun activities to do at home? We’ve put together some activity kits for those who love hands-on activities and/or don’t have online access to join our virtual programs.

Need a break from cooking? Order a meal-to-go! We’ll cook a delicious home-cooked meal and deliver it right to your doorstep!


View Our BEYOND BINGO Virtual Guide



Virtual Early Childhood Summer Camp

EARLY CHILDHOOD SUMMER CAMP

Virtual Program

We know that your little one will miss coming to Summer Camp so let us bring it to you virtually! Each week we will provide you with a plan full of fun games, art and cooking activities, science and STEM experiences and virtual adventures to help fill your Summer days. We will even get to be together on Zoom meet-ups with Mrs. Jehs where we will make crafts, read stories, sing songs and play games.

We will provide you with a supply kit including all of the science and craft materials needed to complete the projects and activities at the beginning of each session. Food items will NOT be included, but a list of necessary supplies for cooking activities will be provided in advance. There will be little to no printable activities, as this is Summer Camp after all!

JUNE VIRTUAL CAMP: Each of the 4 weeks in June we will GO somewhere from the comfort of our own home! Our travels will take us Under the Sea, To the Moon, To a Castle Far Far Away and To the Zoo!

JULY VIRTUAL CAMP: We’re continuing our virtual Summer Camp through July! Each of the 4 weeks in July will be themed around 'Little Camper Favorites,' including Dinosaurs, Superheroes, Fun in the Sun and Building.

NOTE: A PDF and Zoom link will be sent via email weekly. You can register anytime throughout the session, with the last day of the session being the registration deadline. If you register after the session start date, the video links for the previous weeks will be emailed to you.


Age Day Date Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
3-6 M-F June 1 - June 26 Zoom Live Stream & PDF $99 June 26
3-6 M-F July 6 - July 31 Zoom Live Stream & PDF $99 July 31

Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Summer Camp

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Virtual Sports Programs

Virtual All Star T-Ball / Baseball / Softball

Virtual Class

T-Ball/Baseball can be a boring game if taught the wrong way! We will continue to bring our FUN All Star Approach to coaching online. Our coaching technique will provide basic building block to succeed at all levels. Players in this program will be more confident in this active class as we work on the proper mechanics of catching, throwing, fielding, base running, batting, and fun weekly class challenges. This fun and exciting program will prepare each player for the T-Ball/Baseball, coach or kid pitch leagues once we are able to take the field again!

EQUIPMENT NEEDED: Glove, Baseball and Tennis Ball (or soft squishy ball), Bat, Partner (parent or sibling)
OPTIONAL/IDEAL EQUIPMENT: Tee for hitting, 3rd partner (parent or sibling)
AGES: 3-5y Jr. Level (T-Ball)   |   6-9y Skills Level (Baseball/Softball)
NOTE: You will need a computer/tablet/phone and Wifi to participate. An email will be sent by All Star Sports after registration concluded. Email will contain the Zoom link and password. INSTRUCTOR: Coach Bubba - All Star Sports


Age Day Date Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
6-9 Th May 14 - May 28 3:00-3:30pm Zoom Live Stream $35/$53 May 13
3-5 Tu May 19 - June 2 11:00-11:30am Zoom Live Stream $35/$53 May 18


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs
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Virtual All Star Soccer

Virtual Class

Still taught the All Star way, this program will keep everyone active and engaged both mentally and physically! Our virtual lesson plan is designed to teach the game by using FUNdamental drills and fun challenges while still engaging the players at all times. We will cover simple foot skills, dribbling, passing, and shooting. This class will not only keep the players active but will be a great base to prepare them to eventually hit the field again.

EQUIPMENT NEEDED: Soccer Ball, Cones or Cone Substitute, Partner (parent or sibling)
OPTIONAL/IDEAL EQUIPMENT: Goal, 3rd partner (parent or sibling)
AGES: 3-5y Jr. Level   |   6-9y Skills Level
NOTE: You will need a computer/tablet/phone and Wifi to participate. An email will be sent by All Star Sports after registration concluded. Email will contain the Zoom link and password. INSTRUCTOR: Coach Bubba - All Star Sports


Age Day Date Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
6-9 Th May 14 - May 28 3:40-4:10pm Zoom Live Stream $35/$53 May 13
3-5 Tu May 19 - June 2 11:40-12:10pm Zoom Live Stream $35/$53 May 18


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs
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Virtual All Star Basketball

Virtual Class

Our Virtual program is designed to teach the game of basketball at a basic level while making sure the players stay active and engaged the entire class! Basketball Fundamental and skill work will be covered to focuses on basic mechanics to build confidence then adding fun challenges to keep participants engaged. We will cover dribbling, passing and age appropriate shooting technique.

EQUIPMENT NEEDED: Basketball, Hard Surface to Dribble, Cones or Cone Substitute, Partner (parent or sibling)
OPTIONAL/IDEAL EQUIPMENT: Basketball Hoop, 3rd partner (parent or sibling)
AGES: 3-5y Jr. Level   |   6-9y Skills Level
NOTE: You will need a computer/tablet/phone and Wifi to participate. An email will be sent by All Star Sports after registration concluded. Email will contain the Zoom link and password. INSTRUCTOR: Coach Bubba - All Star Sports


Age Day Date Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
6-9 Th May 14 - May 28 4:20-4:50pm Zoom Live Stream $35/$53 May 13
3-5 Th May 19 - June 2 12:20-12:50am Zoom Live Stream $35/$53 May 18


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs
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SOCCER SHOOTING STARS

Virtual Class

Your child will have fun and learn the game of soccer in this popular class. Your child will learn the basic fundamental skills and play functional scrimmage games in this fun and educational class that is geared toward preparing children for league play. Now virtually! Class is held in the comfort of your home or back yard!

ITEMS NEEDED: Internet and Soccer Ball
NOTE: An email will be sent by Erica Wise from ewise@lisleparkdistrict.org after registration concluded. Email will contain the Zoom link and password.


Age Day Date Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
3-4 W May 20 - June 10 5:30-6:00pm Zoom Live Stream $29/$43 May 18
5-6 W May 20 - June 10 6:10-6:40pm Zoom Live Stream $29/$43 May 18
7-10 W May 20 - June 10 6:50-7:20pm Zoom Live Stream $29/$43 May 18


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Sports Classes > Virtual Soccer Shooting Stars (Choose specific age)
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Virtual E-Sports Programs

Rocket League

Virtual Class

Rocket League is a video soccer game held in a virtual stadium featuring rocket-powered cars playing in a challenging, fast-paced soccer contest with elements of a demolition derby. Participants in the Illinois Suburban Park District league may form a team or register solo for some friendly online competition from home.

The 3 v 3 Rocket League games start May 23 and will be Saturdays at 12:00pm (noon) CT and will all be online.

LEAGUE LEVELS: The competitive league has an average skill level of Diamond/Platinum and there will be no skill cap. The intermediate league is for players at gold level or below.

GAMES: The league will have a 5 week regular season and 1 day playoff for the top 8 teams on June 27 from 12-3pm CT.

NOTE: Registration closes on May 20. An email will be sent out to all players by Erica Wise from ewise@lisleparkdistrict.org after registration has concluded. Email with contain game instructions, how to set up a team, how to log in, etc.

ITEMS NEEDED: Link to the league & Gaming Console. PS, Xbox, Computer, etc. & Internet Connection

Age Level Day Date Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
8 & Up Int. Sa May 23 - June 27 12:00-3:00pm Live Stream FREE May 20
8 & Up Adv. Sa May 23 - June 27 12:00-3:00pm Live Stream FREE May 20


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual E-Sports > E-Sports - Rocket League (Choose Intermediate or Advanced)
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Virtual Science Programs

Mindful Summer Slime Lab

Virtual Class

E-Learning is almost done for the year and school will be out! Have the slime of your life creating Mindful Slime with Coach Lisa Lombardi! We will please our senses and stay in the present. Any worries will be put aside as we have a blast creating STRETCHY SLIME, GOOEY OOBLECK, AND CLOUD DOUGH! Our slime creations will pop like fireworks, smell like summer and be colored to remind kids of the beach. This online experience will be a one and done encounter with a duration of about 30-minutes, better yet you get to choose the day! Once you register, you will receive a YouTube private link to access the class anytime.


Parents Need to Supply:

  • Elmers Clear Glue (5 oz. individual or a jug to measure out a 1/2 cup)
  • Contact Lens Solution (1-2 tbsp)
  • Baking Soda (1-2 tsp)
  • Cornstarch (4-5 cups)
  • Hand Lotion (any) (1/2 cup)
  • 2 large Bowls
  • Spatula
  • Baggies (2-3)
  • 1 smaller cereal sized bowl (can be disposable)
  • Measuring Spoons and Cups: 1/2 cup, 1tsp, 1/2 tsp, 1 Tablespoon, test tubes or small cups


NOTE: Once you register, you will receive a YouTube private link to all 3 classes with access to each class anytime. Class content will be email to the email address on file with the park district.

INSTRUCTOR: Taught by a Certified Professional Life Coach from Lisa Lombardi Coaching, Inc.


Age # of classes Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
5-12 3 Pre-Recorded Video $15/$23 July 31


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Youth Programs > Virtual Mindful Summer Slime Lab
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History & Science of Carnival Games

Virtual Class

"Step right up! Step right up and win a big prize!” A carnival barker's famous words! Carnival games have a rich history and are played not only at traveling carnivals, but also charity fundraisers, amusement arcades, state fairs, local festivals, and even family gatherings. Is there a science to winning these games OR is it all luck? Which games should we play for the best chance at winning? Are these games rigged to scam you? We will turn into investigators and build confidence as we pull back the layers on the amusement industry while revealing the answers! Popular games explored might be: Balloon Darts, Ring a Bottle, Duck Pond, Bean Bag Cans, and Fool the Guesser.

BONUS MATERIAL: The Science of the Funhouse Experience & The Concession Stand


Materials recommended, but not a deal breaker: small thin latex balloons secured on something like a bulletin board, sharp pointy dart

NOTE: Upon registration participants will receive a private link to the pre-recorded program.

INSTRUCTOR: Taught by a Certified Professional Life Coach from Lisa Lombardi Coaching, Inc.


Age # of classes Length of Class Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
6-13 1 40 mins. Pre-Recorded Video $15/$23 June 30


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Youth Programs > Virtual History & Science of Carnival Games
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Virtual Magic & Balloon Animal Programs

VIRTUAL MAGIC WITH GARY KANTOR - Session A

Virtual Class

Professional magician Gary Kantor now teaches his popular magic class ONLINE. This 45-minute online class teaches children how to perform a number of mind-boggling tricks using everyday household items. Gary will start by explaining the secrets to the tricks, and then both Gary and the children will practice everything in great detail. The children will have a blast as they learn exactly what to say and do when performing in front of an audience. And since this class is online, it can be taken whenever it is convenient for your schedule. And the videos can be watched again and again. Your entire family can even take this class together! Look out for Session B & C - coming soon!


NOTE: Upon registration participant will be emailed the link and password to the pre-recorded videos and list of household items needed. Session A includes 6 different video links.

INSTRUCTOR: Professional Magician Gary Kantor


Age # of classes Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
7 & Up 1 6 Pre-Recorded Videos $13/$19.50 July 31


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Youth Programs > Online Magic Class - Session A
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VIRTUAL BALLOON ANIMALS WITH GARY KANTOR - Session A

Virtual Class

Professional balloon artist Gary Kantor teaches children the techniques to take plain balloons and transform them into incredible animals: like dogs, butterflies, fish, etc. And this class isn't just for the kids, parents will have a blast. Class can be taken whenever convenient for your schedule. Please note, you will need your own balloons and balloon pump. The pump and balloons cost about $13, and when you register you will be given information on where to order/ purchase these items. Look out for Session B & C - coming soon!


ITEMS NEEDED: Internet access. Students will need your own balloons and balloon pump. The pump and balloons cost about $13, and when you register you will be given information on places to purchase these.

NOTE: Upon registration participant will be emailed the link and password to the pre-recorded videos. Session A includes 6 different video links.

INSTRUCTOR: Professional Artist Gary Kantor


Age # of classes Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
5-12 1 6 Pre-Recorded Videos $13/$19.50 July 31


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Youth Programs > Online Balloon Animals - Session A
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Virtual Music Programs

KID ROCK

Virtual Class

Rock 'n' Kids is rockin' at home with a unique opportunity available to you! Enroll in their virtual class session to sing, dance, play and learn! Rock 'n' Kids provides the Tot Rock and Kid Rock music and creative movement programs for children ages 1-5. Registered participants will receive an email with that week's private 30-minute virtual class, allowing families to participate on their own time. The session's musical activities will be based on the theme of "A Spring Day!" Each class will explore an aspect of spring through music and movement, and will include opening songs, weekly theme introduction, DIY instrument and prop ideas, 4-6 additional music activities, and closing songs. A welcome video and corresponding coloring pages will be provided as well. If you are familiar with the program, your child may see his/her favorite teacher leading class at home! Rock 'n' Kids has been enjoying children's wiggles and giggles for 25 years! You won't want to miss this chance for safe, musical fun and learning with your child!

NOTE: Video links will be emailed Monday mornings. You can register anytime throughout the session, with the last day of the session being the registration deadline. If you register after the session start date, the video links for the previous weeks will be emailed to you.

INSTRUCTOR: Rock 'n' Kids


Age Date Class Length Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
1-5 May 4 - May 25 30 Minutes Pre-Recorded Video Link $30 May 25
1-5 June 15 - Aug. 3 30 Minutes Pre-Recorded Video Link $69 Aug. 3


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Early Childhood > Virtual Kid Rock
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MUSICREATORS

Virtual Class

In a world filled with "be alone" activities, spend more one-on-one, fun-filled, quality and engaging time together with your child. In Caryn's MusiCreators program, your child will participate in fun and developmentally appropriate activities that stimulate imagination and improve increasing vocabulary. Children gain independence, confidence and learn self-expression through singing songs. They play and enjoy lots of movement while improving their gross and fine motor coordination. Each session is filled with new songs and instrument activities. There will be suggestions provided on using household items as instruments. You will receive an email each week with two videos that are 10-15 minutes in length.

NOTE: Registered participants will receive an email each Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. with that week's private prerecorded virtual class. Fee is per household. Families can participate at their convenience since each class will remain available for the entire 5 weeks. You can register anytime throughout the session, with July 8 being the last day you can register. If you register after the session start date, the video links for the previous weeks will be emailed to you.

INSTRUCTOR: Musicreators


Age Date Class Length Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
1-5 June 10 - July 8 30 Minutes Pre-Recorded Video Link $41/$61 July 8


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Early Childhood > Virtual Musicreators
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Virtual Art Programs

YOUNG REMBRANDTS E-DRAWING

Virtual Class

Stuck at home all day and love to draw? Young Rembrandts is excited to offer a new series of drawings featuring our Founder, Bette Fetter as Instructor. These lessons provide fresh, interactive and fun content. E-drawing will continue to develop your little Artist's fundamental art literacy skills and academic knowledge and fun. Registered participants will receive a link to the online courses via the email address provided and each week a new lesson will be released. A bonus drawing lessons will also be included! Keep your kiddos busy with YR at home.

ITEMS NEEDED: Internet access, a piece of paper, a pencil, a sharpie, and colored markers/crayons.
NOTE: Video links will be emailed Friday mornings. You can register anytime throughout the session, with the last day of the session being the registration deadline. If you register after the session start date, the video links for the previous weeks will be emailed to you.
INSTRUCTOR: Young Rembrandts


Age Day Date Class Length Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
5-10 F May 8 - May 26 30 Minutes Pre-Recorded Video Link $57/$85 May 26


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Youth Programs > Young Rembrandts E-Drawing
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Virtual Theatre Programs

AUDITION PREP - 1:1 Lesson

Virtual Class

This one-on-one virtual audition prep will give insight and prepare participants for the audition process of the Lisle Park District's summer production of Matilda. Topics covered will include: vocal performance methods, basic acting principles, and script reading practice used in shows and at auditions.

NOTE: Once registered, please email wnadeau@lisleparkdistrict.org to set up your class time.

NOTE: Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the class start date by Wendy Nadeau at wnadeau@lisleparkdistrict.org

Age Date & Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
9-20 Set Up Your Class Day & Time Teacher/Student Tutoring Class
1:1 Zoom Live Stream
$10 May 20


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Theatre & Art Programs > Audition Prep Virtual Lesson
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MATILDA PRE-SHOW WORKSHOP

Virtual Class

This pre-show workshop on Matilda the Musical lets you talk to the directors about the show. Get an in depth look at the show by talking about the characters, themes and share your ideas for costumes and sets.

NOTE: Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the class start date by Wendy Nadeau at wnadeau@lisleparkdistrict.org

Age Day Date Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
9-20 Tu May 19 5:00-7:00pm Zoom Live Stream $10 May 17


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Theatre & Art Programs > Matilda Pre-Show Workshop
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MATILDA THE MUSICAL VIRTUAL AUDITIONS!



Audition for Lisle Park District's theatre production of Matilda the Musical, the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.

Auditions will be held virtually on Wednesday, May 27 and Thursday, May 28 from 5:30-8:30pm. Each participant will need to sign up for a 5-minute virtual audition time slot where students will showcase their talent. Please be sure to complete your audition form and submit it to Wendy Nadeau at wnadeau@lisleparkdistrict.org prior to your audition date.

The audition will consist of singing 32 measures of your rehearsed audition song (pre-selected by the directors) and cold readings of scenes from the script.

A MESSAGE FROM OUR DIRECTORS!



Age R/NR Fee Costumes Reg. By
9-20 $250/$350
Siblings receive a discount
of $50 per child
There will be a separate costume fee of
$45 due at the time of registration
May 16

AUDITIONS

Day Date Time Location
Wednesday May 27 5:30-8:30pm Scheduled Zoom Live Stream
Thursday May 28 5:30-8:30pm Scheduled Zoom Live Stream
• Everyone will be in the musical; Auditions are held to fill each role.
• Cast List posted by 5pm on Friday, June 5
• There will only be one cast for this production
• Casts must be available for their assigned cast shows and dress rehearsal

If your child wants to help with tech and stage crew only, they do need to register, but they do not need to audition, nor do they pay for the costume fee.

Visit our website for important updates, choreography videos, music, calendars and more!
Click Here to Visit Matilda Production Website



Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Theatre & Art Programs > Theatre Program-Matilda the Musical
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Virtual Gaming Programs

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS - Master Class

Virtual Class

The next step in the D & D world is for the select few that have the interest in map and story building. In this session, you will learn the tools to becoming the Dungeon Master or DM. Learn story creation and map design, setting traps for your players, and world building.

ITEMS NEEDED: Computer, internet, pencil, paper, specific class documents will be emailed. Account set-up at D20 website (participants are emailed this link ahead of time).
NOTE: Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the class start date by Wendy Nadeau at wnadeau@lisleparkdistrict.org

Age Day Date Time Type of Class R/NR Fee Reg. By
9 & Up Su May 24 & May 31 1:00-2:00pm Zoom Live Stream $20 May 20


Online Registration Path: Register > Virtual Programs > Virtual Theatre & Art Programs > Dungeons & Dragons Master Class
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