Photo of child at Playschool at Buchanan Park Recreation Center

Evergreen Park & Recreation District offers programming for children starting at 5 weeks old. Learn more about Preschool Enrichment and Playschool Drop-In Care below. 

  1. Preschool Enrichment Classes (WRC)

Preschool Enrichment Classes

Movin and Groovin (Ages 2 1/2-4 yrs)

This class is a great way to socialize and learn emotional skills!  Sign up for our preschool experience and have your child focus on making friends, sharing between one another, exploring nature and enjoying the arts. Special focus will be applied to art, dance and gymnastics skills.  The program will also teach some sign language and incorporate language development through art and movement exercises!

Location: Wulf Recreation Center
Time: 9:15-11:15 AM
Dates: Held on Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Session 1 - Sep 26 thru Nov 2
  • Session 2 - Nov 7 thru Dec 15 (No class available Nov 21 and Nov 23)

Register: Visit this link to register for Session 1 (Sep 26-Nov 7)

X-Games (Ages 2 1/2-4 yrs)

A preschool experience focusing on sports, group games, and more. Who's ready to run?! This program takes place outdoors on Buchanan Field (weather permitting). Weather appropriate dress is required.

Location: Buchanan Park on the athletic field
Time: 9:15-10:15 AM
Dates: Every Monday, Sep 25 thru Oct 30

Register: Visit this link to register for Preschool X-Games

Preschool Chess Club - The Knight School (Ages 3 to 4)

Welcome to The Knight School! This is a preschool experience focusing on making friends, sharing, learning fine motor skills, and the art of chess. Come and learn with us! Preschool Chess Club will take place every Wednesday starting October 4th through December 13th with two Sessions to choose from. There will be no chess club November 22nd.

Session 1
Location: Wulf Recreation Center
Time: 3:15-4:30 PM
Dates: Wednesdays, Oct 4 thru Dec 13

Register: Visit this link to register for Preschool Chess Club

  1. Playschool Drop-In Care (BPRC)