2022-23 Registration Information: 

Great Adventures LOTTERY REGISTRATION: March 7-17
New student registration applications are accepted at the Great Adventures preschool office located inside the Prairie Activity & Recreation Center (PARC), 24550 W. Renwick Road in Plainfield.

Click on the Registration Packet link for more information.

Call the Great Adventures office at (779) 252-2746 or email or greatadventures@plfdparks.org if you have further questions.


PROGRAM INFORMATION:  Based on the premise that children learn through play, Great Adventures offers young children opportunities for social, intellectual, physical and emotional growth through a balance of both child-led and teacher-guided play. Participants have numerous opportunities to explore, create, discover, problem solve and communicate to encourage appropriate skills and development. Using themes to introduce and expose students to colors, shapes, numbers and letters through a friendly and fun atmosphere. A balance of whole group and small group activities encourage academic and listening skills along with social interaction. Activities are designed to promote each child’s self-esteem and positive attitude toward learning, while striving to introduce independence and responsibility.  All children need to be toilet trained to enroll/participate except for Finally 3. (11119A3)


Finally 3
(Children must turn 3 by Dec. 31, 2022)
R $1083/NR $1353
Learning to master behaviors help children on the path to success. Sitting calmly in a group, taking turns, listening to instructions, following rules and routines, controlling impulsive behavior, and problem solving are the focus. Children have countless opportunities to learn and grow in this class through play. Finally 3 gives children their first positive experience in a preschool classroom allowing them to be comfortable separating from parents on a regular basis. Parents/guardians designate a person to be called to come and change your child, if needed.
Minimum enrollment is 6 for all classes.

Program # Day Date Time Location
11119A3 T/TH Sep 6-May 11 12:45-2:45p PARC


(Children must be 3 by Sept. 1, 2022)
R $1560/NR $1947
Nurturing a 3-year-old’s social and emotional growth, participants learn to follow directions, make new friends and share with others in a group as they participate in daily activities.
Minimum enrollment is 6 for all classes.

Program # Day Date Time Location
11119A1 T/TH Sep 6-May 11 9:30a-12:00p PARC
11119A2 T/TH Sep 6-May 11 12:45-3:15p PARC


(Children must be 4 by Sept. 1, 2022)
Price:  2-day
R $1560/NR $1947   3-day R $1938/NR $2415
In this program, participants strengthen relationships with friends and teachers and begin to understand responsibility as they become more self-sufficient and confident in their abilities. Social skills and problem solving are enhanced through daily activities.
Minimum enrollment is 6 for all classes.

Program # Day Date Time Location
11119B1 T/TH Sep 6-May 11 9:30a-12:00p PARC (2-day)
11119C1 MWF Sep 7-May 12 9:30a-12:00p PARC (3-day)
11119C2 MWF Sep 7-May 12 12:45-3:15p PARC (3-day)


Finally 5
(Children must turn 5 between Sept. 1 & Dec. 31, 2022)
Price:  5-day
R $2937/NR $3675   3-day R $1938/NR $2415
Experienced learners are prepared for a program designed for continued enrichment. Using their own creativity, as well as a variety of structured activities, instructors encourage children to observe, discuss, create and problem solve. Consider Finally 5 if you are choosing not to enroll your child in Kindergarten for the 2022-23 school year.
Minimum enrollment is 6 for all classes.

Program # Day Date Time Location
11119D1 M-F Sep 6-May 12 9:30a-12:00p PARC (5-day)
11119D2 MWF Sep 6-May 12 12:45-3:15p PARC (3-day)



  • Pay in Full: Pay in full at the time of registration (10% discount when paying in full).
  • Installment Payments: Pay a $75 non-refundable registration fee at the time of registration, and remaining balance will be divided into equal monthly payments due on the 15th through December 15, 2022.

Never miss a payment and avoid late fees by enrolling in our Auto Debit/Credit at the time of registration.
AUTO DEBIT/CREDIT ENROLLMENT FORMS are available online or at the Great Adventures office, 24550 W. Renwick Road in Plainfield.

For more information:
Contact Recreation Manager Leslie Anderson

greatadventures@plfdparks.org or (779) 252-2746

Contact Us

Plainfield Park District
24550 West Renwick Road
Plainfield, IL 60544

(815) 436-8812

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