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Calling all middle school, high school and college athletes: It’s time to get fit! ChiroFit chiropractor Dr. Dave Crosson and CrossFit Barrington co-owners/coaches Brian Niven and Chris Bluse have joined forces to create a new summer Athletic Enhancement program to help you improve your game – whatever that game may be. Their goal is to provide a structured, safe, and properly coached program that addresses the whole athlete.
All three coaches are former college athletes: Dr. Dave Crosson played basketball, and CrossFit Coaches and Co-Owners Brian Niven and Chris Bluse were Division 1 and professional lacrosse players. Their athletic and professional experiences equip them with an exceptional knowledge base, all of which they applied in the creation of this program.
Dr. Crosson, who goes by “Dr. Dave” at ChiroFit, found CrossFit Barrington through a patient. He was immediately hooked on the diverse workouts, and has worked out there 5-6 days per week ever since. “In two years of working with CrossFit, I’ve personally seen more gains in strength and overall athletic ability than anywhere since I got out of college,” he says……
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We have exciting news from Language Stars, one of our Barrington Online Marketplace members here at 365Barington.com! Now that our kids are back in school, it’s a great time to round out their schedules with an extra-curricular activity or two and Language Stars in Barrington is offering a brand new program aimed at successfully developing language skills to last a lifetime.
Language Stars’ new program is called Language Scholars and it’s designed for children between ages 3 and 8-years-old. The academic year starts September 3rd and includes 36 weeks of classes. Students enrolled in the program will receive six hours of language instruction per week and a 40% discount on their tuition.
Brittany Gignac is Language Stars’ Director here in Barrington.
She says their goal of the new Language Scholars program is to create more scheduling options with greater flexibility to fit families’ needs and offer more hours of student exposure to language for faster paced learning.
“The younger the kids are, the easier it is for them to learn language. Our Language Scholars program is designed to accelerate children’s language development by complimenting their existing school schedule with language.”
Language Stars families already enrolled are raving about the new Language Scholars curriculum……
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There’s a brand new school in Barrington dedicated to teaching students of all ages how to create great photography and use digital media to perfect and publish images. Barrington photographer, Susan McConnell, is launching a new branch of her business this week by unveiling her new Barrington photography school named Musée School of Photography and Digital Media.
Susan will be teaching a series of classes out of her downtown Barrington photography studio at 110 E. Main Street. The well lit space is equipped with the photography and technology tools of Susan’s trade which she’ll use to help teach these classes….…
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When you’re new to being a mom like I am, there’s a lot to learn about getting your kids started in school. Sometimes it’s overwhelming. From traditional preschools, to the Park District to Montessori classes, Barrington offers many choices for preschool and the Barrington Area Library is helping make those decisions easier by hosting a Preschool Enrichment Fair tomorrow night.
There will be representatives at the library from 22 area preschools from 6:30 to 8PM on Tuesday, January 25th. They’ll be there to answer all of your questions about things like registration, class size and the average day for students.…Continue Reading
Last night, School District 220 gave us all a new reason to celebrate the benefits of living here in Barrington. The school board voted to accept a $1.5 Million 5-year federal grant that will fund Chinese language instruction in grades kindergarten through 5. That makes District 220 the ONLY SCHOOL DISTRICT IN ILLINOIS to receive federal funding this year for Chinese curriculum. As the mother of two young children in Barrington and as a Realtor who helps people buy and sell homes here, I think this news is totally 真棒!…Continue Reading
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