Dance classes

Our fall virtual dance program includes a variety of classes for all ages. You can register for classes through our regular online registration. Interested in taking a class that requires a recommendation? Please email Jessica Desens at jessica_desens@rlapd.org for placement. Find the class that works best for you or your child by reviewing the schedule:

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E-Gaming

Illinois Recreational Esports League

The Round Lake Area Park District has partnered with GG Leagues and other Illinois Park Districts to offer the statewide Illinois Recreation Esports League. This league provides opportunities to gamers from all over the state to play virtually together. Sign up on GG Leagues for only $10 per person per league to represent Round Lake in this statewide virtual challenge! For more information:

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Fishing Derby

Join our Virtual Fishing Derby, open to Round Lake Area Park District residents ages 17 and younger. Go fishing in Round Lake from the shore and send us a photo of the fish you catch! Take a photo of the fish with a ruler in the photo (must show fish head to tail with ruler in photo). Entrants must reel in the fish themselves.
Register for this free program HERE.
Submit your photo, along with name, address, type and size of fish and date caught, by email to kathy_paczynski@rlapd.org. Entries accepted from Sept. 1 to Sept. 11. Winners will be notified and can pick up prizes at the Community Center after Sept. 13. For information about how to borrow fishing equipment or about our gift card incentive for buying a fishing license, see HERE

Language in Action - Spanish classes for all ages!

Youth Spanish

Join us right from your living room as we explore new cultures and learn the Spanish language via the interactive Zoom platform! Younger children will learn conversational Spanish through fun and interactive activities and music while older children will learn Spanish phonetics to begin reading and writing in Spanish.

PROGRAM # PROGRAM NAME AGE DAY DATES TIME FEE
12808 I Speak Spanish - Session 1 3-6 yrs Thursday 9/10 - 10/15 9:30 - 10:15am $85R / $90NR
12809 I Speak Spanish - Session 1 3-6 yrs Monday 9/14 - 10/26* 4:30 - 5:15pm $85R / $90NR
12810 I Speak Spanish - Session 2 3-6 yrs Thursday 10/22 - 12/3* 9:30 - 10:15am $85R / $90NR
12811 I Speak Spanish - Session 2 3-6 yrs Monday 11/2 - 12/7 4:30 -5:15pm $85R / $90NR


PROGRAM # PROGRAM NAME AGE DAY DATES TIME FEE
12812 Youth Spanish - Session 1 7-11 yrs Thursday 9/10 - 10/15 10:30 - 11:15am $85R / $90NR
12813 Youth Spanish - Session 1 7-11 yrs Monday 9/14 - 10/26* 5:30 - 6:15pm $85R / $90NR
12814 Youth Spanish - Session 2 7-11 yrs Thursday 10/22 - 12/3* 10:30 - 11:15am $85R / $90NR
12815 Youth Spanish - Session 2 7-11 yrs Monday 11/2 - 12/7 5:30 -6:15pm $85R / $90NR

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Middle School & Jr. High School Spanish

This class is a great supplement to Middle School or Jr. High Spanish or for students not enrolled in Spanish to gain a strong foundation for High School Spanish. Students will learn Spanish grammar and communication skills.

PROGRAM # PROGRAM NAME AGE DAY DATES TIME FEE
12816 Middle School & Jr. High Spanish - Session 1 6th - 8th grade Tuesday 9/8 - 10/13 4:00 - 4:45pm $85R / $90NR
12817 Middle School & Jr. High Spanish - Session 1 6th - 8th grade Tuesday 10/20 - 12/1* 4:00 - 4:45pm $85R / $90NR
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Spanish for High School Students

This class is a great supplement to High School Spanish class. High School students will cover basic grammar points and vocabulary and practice conversational skills.

PROGRAM # PROGRAM NAME AGE DAY DATES TIME FEE
12818 High School Spanish - Session 1 9th - 12th grade Tuesday 9/8 - 10/13 5:15 - 6:15pm $85R / $90NR
12819 High School Spanish - Session 2 9th - 12th grade Tuesday 10/20 - 12/1* 5:15 - 6:15pm $85R / $90NR
*check class schedule for no class dates

Spanish for Adults

Have you ever wanted to learn a foreign language, but never had the opportunity? Now is the time! Stay connected and learn Spanish from the safety and comfort of your own home via the interactive Zoom platform. In this class you will learn conversational Spanish that you can immediately begin using. This class will be tailored to the needs of the students enrolled.

PROGRAM # PROGRAM NAME AGE DAY DATE TIME FEE
12820 Adult Spanish - Session 1 16+ Tuesday 9/8 - 10/13 10:00 - 11:00am $85R / $90NR
12821 Adult Spanish - Session 1 16+ Wednesday 9/9 - 10/14 6:00 - 7:00pm $85R / $90NR
12822 Adult Spanish - Session 2 16+ Tuesday 10/20 - 12/1* 10:00 - 11:00am $85R / $90NR
12823 Adult Spanish - Session 2 16+ Wednesday 10/21 - 12/2* 6:00 - 7:00pm $85R / $90NR
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Photography

Photo 1 - 35mm or Digital 35mm

Learn to use 35mm or digital 35mm camera in our virtual Photo 1 class. This introductory course is designed for users who want to expand their camera knowledge with the Digital SLR camera. Topics include proper exposure, action photos, depth of field, close-up flower photo, methods of focus, camera parts, use of flash, proper maintenance, film speeds, and selections of lens. Note: Participants must supply their own camera.

PROGRAM # AGE DAY DATES TIME FEE R/NR
12854 16+ Friday 9/4-10/2 5 - 6 pm $72/$82

Photo 2 - Fixing Photos

Explore in-depth photo editing techniques using Adobe Photoshop Elements. The following topics will be covered: color correction, brightness and contrast, replacing one part of the image with another, blurring an area, correcting for improper white balance, and sharpening. Participants will need to have Adobe Photoshop Elements installed and their own photos downloaded onto their computer.

PROGRAM # AGE DAY DATES TIME FEE R/NR
12855 16+ Monday 10/9 - 11/16 5 - 6 pm $72/$82

Photo 3 - Lightroom Classic and Photoshop CC

Unleash your inner artist! We will cover importing, adjusting, highlighting, shadowing, selective color, and more by using Raw images. After working with Lightroom we will then carry our photos over into Photoshop CC and discuss how Lightroom and Photoshop work together.

PROGRAM # AGE DAY DATES TIME FEE R/NR
12594 16+ Tuesday 9/15-11/3 5 - 6 pm $72/$82