Evergreen Park & Recreation District (EPRD) offers many educational classes such as Babysitting and Spanish. Whether you are a teenager looking for your first babysitting job or someone wanting to learn another language, EPRD has several choices for you.
Babysitting Course (11 to 13 Years)
- Helps prepare youth for first baby-sitting opportunities
- Instruction includes:
- Basic infant/child growth and development along with appropriate activities
- CPR and choking procedures
- Fire hazards and escape
- Home and sitter safety
- Minor injury treatment or how to handle an emergency
- Parent and sitter responsibilities
- Routine care such as feeding, bathing, and diapering
- Includes certificate
- Please bring a lunch and snack
- Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center
Live, Online via Zoom - Beginner Spanish Class!
In this time of social distancing, try something new and learn another language! The next 8-week session starts in November. Classes are 60 minutes in length.
Come learn and explore another language! Did you know learning a foreign language helps enhance listening skills and memory? It can help advance your career, make you more creative, and allows you to connect to other cultures.
Check Back in Fall 2021 for New Classes.
Adult Spanish Classes (18 Years or Older)
- Come exercise your brain and body by learning Spanish the fun way!
- We use the latest language learning techniques:
- Total Physical Response (TPR) which uses the entire body to learn words and concepts
- Total Physical Response plus engaging and relevant story telling (TPRS)
- Explore cultures such as Spain, Mexico, Peru, Argentina, and other Spanish-speaking countries
- High-engagement, low-stress classes that produce results