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The Oak Park River Forest Rotary Club Supports Early Childhood Education

Parent Workshops

The Parent Workshop Series is a collaboration between Parenthesis Family Center and Wonder Works, and is supported by the Oak Park River Forest Rotary Club . The Workshops take place at Wonder Works on the fourth Monday of each month, from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM and give parents insights from professionals in the field of Early Childhood. You can find the schedule for, and fliers for, the workshops in the menu to the right.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to Register in Advance?
Yes. Registration in advance is required. You can register by calling Leah from Parenthesis at 708.848.2227 or

What about my kids?
Babysitting is provided on-site, free of charge. Children will play in the museum, supervised by sitters, provided by Parenthesis Family Center.

Can we arrive early or stay late to play in the museum?
Because this is a free workshop, we ask you do not arrive early or stay late to play in the museum, you may visit the museum during regular hours, under the regular admission policy.

What does it cost?
The Monthy Parent Workshop and babysitting are free.

Where can I find out more about each workshop?
The schedule for the series is on the menu to the right, clicking the name of the workshop will open up an informational flier, if one is available. Fliers are provided by Parenthesis Family Center.