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Teen Movie Night resumes this year with Alfred Hitchcock. Open to NUG teens ages 13 and up. Movie nights will take place at our house in Sauganash (send me a message for address), on Fridays (see schedule below) from 5pm to 8 pm. Movies will begin at 5:30, with extra time for socializing. We will […]

Since everyone had so much fun at the last homeschool teen dance, let’s do it again. Homeschool Teen Dance Saturday December 1, 2012 7:00pm-11:00pm Ethical Humanist Society 7574 N Lincoln Skokie, IL 60077 $10 at the door Pizza and soda will be served Questions – juliwalter.billings@gmail.com

  The next NUG Parents Support meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 14. This month, the topic is: *Trusting kids (and ourselves!).* Bring your success stories and Aha! moments. What does your kid know/is able to do that you didn’t “teach” him? How is your relationship different from what you observe among your traditionally-schooled […]

The In Home Potluck Picnic is Just 1 Day Away! It’s this Sunday! The much anticipated InHome family potluck picnic. Clear your calendar and come out for a day of good food, fun games, and great conversations. WHEN: Sunday, October 7th, from 10 am to 2 pm WHERE: Busse Woods, Grove #2, located in Elk […]

Homeschool Teen Halloween Dance Friday October 26th 7:00pm-11:00pm Ethical Humanist Society 7574 N Lincoln Skokie, IL 60077 $10 at the door Pizza and soda will be served Halloween costumes optional Questions – juliwalter.billings@gmail.com

  What:  An 80’s dance When:  Friday, May 1st from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM Where:  The Ethical Humanist Society 7574 N. Lincoln Ave. Skokie, IL 60077 Who:  You and your homeschooled friends, aged 12 to 17 What to wear:  Go retro with an 80’s look Cost:  $5, pay at the door sponsored by ACHUT […]

  This is a note from Kelly Ann, our dram instructor and fellow homeschooling momma about an awesome field trip she set up: Hi Everyone: The Performance Ensemble Class at Corcoran School of Theater Arts is taking a field trip on Thursday, April 17th to the Japanese Consulate. They have arranged a 90 minute program […]

Hey, the up-to-date schedule and all the details are there for the wonderful 11th annual In-Home Conference in St. Charles this March 7th-8th. Okay, so they’ve had 11 conferences and we’ve been homeschooling for 7 years. I guess we’ve been to quite a few! They are never a disappointment. There is almost always big fun […]

(Finally found the perfect muffin. Apple muffin avec buttermilk.) Its not every day chef’s come to local kitchens and teach children how to cook! It is not every family who would open up their kitchen to a bunch of 5+ kids either. But put those two together and you’ve got a really awesome cooking class! […]