GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield • 2511 Waukegan Rd., Suite 106-107, Bannockburn, IL, 60015-1569
gigisplayhouse.org/deerfield • deerfield@gigisplayhouse.org

Games Night (6th Grade and Up)

GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield 2511 Waukegan Road Unit 106-107, Bannockburn

Hosted by the Youth Board this event is for all who love strategy, teamwork and a good time. Join us March 16th from 6-7pm for Board Game Night. This is geared for 6th graders and up. We have plenty of games and playing cards but if you’d like to bring your own and teach us…

Mom’s Night Out

GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield 2511 Waukegan Road Unit 106-107, Bannockburn

We couldn't think of a better way to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day then by celebrating the back bone of many of our families. Join us for a Mom's Night Out at the Playhouse! This is a great chance to see the new playhouse and spend time meeting new friends and catching up with old ones!…

Leaps and Bounds (3-6)

GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield 2511 Waukegan Road Unit 106-107, Bannockburn

This program promotes social, emotional, large and small muscle group development. Children will participate in fun and engaging activities that require movement and interaction with their environment.  Recommended for children ages 3-6 years old.

Free

Fantastic Friends (18+)

GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield 2511 Waukegan Road Unit 106-107, Bannockburn

A fun night out to facilitate social interactions between adults with Down syndrome, their peers and the community. Supports the development of social skills and language through peer to peer interaction in a casual and fun setting. All adults welcome from ages 18 and up.

Story Time (All Ages)

GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield 2511 Waukegan Road Unit 106-107, Bannockburn

Sit back, relax and enjoy a story with The Youth Board. The perfect relaxing way to end the weekend and get ready for the week ahead. Storybooks will be read in both English and Spanish.

Dance-A-Thon – Get Down With Down Syndrome!

Redline Athletics 1455 Busch Parkway, Buffalo Grove

Get down and boogie with us at the 2nd Annual GiGi’s Playhouse Dance-A-Thon fundraiser on Sunday April 7th from 1 to 3pm at Redline Athletics! It’s a super fun event and it supports the local Down Syndrome Achievement Center and the greater community. There will be a rockin’ DJ, snacks and an exciting raffle. Click…

Friends, Fun and Fitness (Ages 10-17)

GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield 2511 Waukegan Road Unit 106-107, Bannockburn

Thursday nights are rockin’ at the Playhouse with Friends, Fun and Fitness! Our Friends get together every other week for physical activity tailored just for teens! Recommended for ages 10-17.

Free

1:1 Literacy Tutoring

GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield 2511 Waukegan Road Unit 106-107, Bannockburn

We are launching the Literacy pilot program this Spring. The pilot will only have 10 participants, please do not be discouraged if you do not make it into the pilot program. The full session will launch this Summer! Applications typically open up 1 month prior to the session start date. For more information regarding the…

Fantastic Friends

GiGi's Playhouse Deerfield 2511 Waukegan Road Unit 106-107, Bannockburn

Mama Mia, here we go again! Join us for our second Fantastic Friends! Adults 18 and older are invited to come to a Mama Mia movie sing-a-long at the playhouse. Bring a pillow, beanbag or blanket and make yourself comfortable. RSVP to Antonella at ciaorogala@yahoo.com.

LMNOP (0-3)

Language, Music N’ Our Peeps (LMNOP) guides parents and infants through learning basic sign language and through incorporating music and dance therapy into daily activities, to stimulate the child. Recommended for children newborn-36 months old.