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Sewing Camp: Back to School Monday, August 3

Sewing Camp: Back to School

  • Location: Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Sewing Camp: Back to School

  • M-F, August 3-7
  • 9AM – Noon
  • Ages 8– 15
  • Fee $285

Back to School Sewing Camp with Ciao Bella Sewing will be held in-person at Gorton Center.
This is the perfect camp to gear up for the school year! We will make all projects that your creative camper
can actually use for the upcoming school year. We are going to make pencil cases, trendy tote bags for the
gym, dance or after school activities, scrunchies, and more! This camp will be lead by Ciao Bella Sewing. All
supplies, including fabric, sewing machines, and sewing notions are provided. It is SEW much fun to sew and
create. Students can bring their own sewing machine or use the provided sewing machines. Students should
bring a water bottle and snack everyday. *Returning students are welcome; NEW projects & fabric each

Protocol during the COVID-19 Pandemic:

All employees/volunteers have been educated and trained on the need for personal sanitation and hygiene as well as the sanitation of our facility and all employees/volunteers will be wearing PPE at the event.

Our bathrooms in the building will be open.  Use your mask when heading to the bathroom. There will be plenty of hand soap and sanitizer on hand. We will have a bathroom attendant ensuring there are never more than 10 gathered near the restrooms and will help maintain the 6’ of social distancing.

Rules concerning the wearing of masks and social distancing will be strongly adhered to.

Gorton Community Center will take and may use photos and videos from this event for its promotional purposes. Your attendance indicates your consent to the above.

Class Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refunds will only be given up to one week prior to the first week of class of any session. (The refund period for some classes, which require advanced reservations or purchase of materials, may be more limited.) Cancellations will incur a $5 handling fee for programs costing under $100 and a 10% handling fee for programs with fees of $100 or more. If a class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, you will be notified, and a full refund will be given.

If this class does not meet the minimum participation requirement, you will be notified of the cancellation within one week of the start date.

By purchasing a ticket to an event at Gorton, I acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume the risk that my child(ren) and/or I may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 by attending or participating in a Gorton program, event or activity and that such exposure or infection may result in personal injury, illness, permanent disability, and death. I understand that the risk of becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 at Gorton may result from the actions, omissions, or negligence of myself and others, including, but not limited to, Gorton employees, volunteers, and program participants and their families. I voluntarily agree to assume all of the foregoing risks and accept sole responsibility for any injury to my child(ren) or myself (including, but not limited to, personal injury, disability, and death), illness, damage, loss, claim, liability, or expense, of any kind, that I or my child(ren) may experience or incur in connection with my or my child(ren)’s attendance at Gorton or participation in a Gorton program, event or activity (“Claims”). On my behalf, and on behalf of my children, I hereby release, covenant not to sue, discharge, and hold harmless Gorton, its employees, agents, and representatives, of and from the Claims, including all liabilities, claims, actions, damages, costs or expenses of any kind arising out of or relating thereto. I understand and agree that this release includes any Claims based on the actions, omissions, or negligence of Gorton, its employees, agents, and representatives, whether a COVID-19 infection occurs before, during, or after participation in any Gorton program, event or activity.