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Dining with the Stars: Etiquette Class for 5 – 8 Y/Os Saturday, November 20

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Dining with the Stars: Etiquette Class for 5 – 8 Y/Os

  • Date: November 20
  • Time: 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Price: $100
  • Location: Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Join Sarah Berto with Confidence with Etiquette as she talks about etiquette and how having good manners will give kids self confidence and open many doors!

The children learn :

– How to take care of fragile things by setting the table for a two course meal using porcelain dinnerware, proper cutlery and glasses. They learn how to be mindful by being patient and taking turns.

– How to take care of themselves by learning a good posture, handshake and eye contact, as well as sitting up straight, elbows off the table etc.

– How to take care of others by thinking first about the other person by paying attention, listening with good eye contact, making conversation, and at the table when passing food, and waiting to eat etc.

This class runs on Saturday, November 20 from 11am – 1pm.  Lunch will be served, please contact Libby Johnson with any food allergies – Libby@gortoncenter.org

Gorton Community Center prioritizes the health and safety of both patrons and staff throughout our building:
–  Masks are required for everyone 2+ regardless of vaccination status per State of Illinois mandate
– Social Distancing is encouraged
– Gorton continues to utilize best practices during regular building cleaning

Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us with any questions or concerns at 847.234.6060

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