Investing in Education.  Inspiring Creativity.  Encouraging Innovation.

District 181 Foundation

Concept2 Rowers at CHMS

Imagination Playground at
Madison School

@d181Initiative iPads at 
Elm School

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Art for Education

An Online Auction Benefiting District 181 Schools

October 9 - October 18, 2014

Find the perfect piece of art at a great price 
and support our schools at the same time. 

The District 181 Foundation is partnering with Boulevard Fine Arts 
to present an auction of nearly 300 pieces of art.  
The artwork varies in price, style, size and media.  
There's something for everyone.

All are will be on display at Boulevard Fine Art 
between October 9th and October 18th.  

Gallery hours are 10am - 6pm every day.

Art that does not receive a bid will be available for sale at the opening bid price on Sunday, October 19th.
Click here for more information about the auction.

Rosalind Wiseman
Queen Bees and Masterminds

Understanding and navigating the unwritten rules of children's social arenas.

Tell us what you thought of the program by filling out 
this brief online survey

Click here to see the slides from the presentation

Click here to download The Guide - a free resource written by middle school boys for middle school boys

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New This Year!  
Interested in continuing the discussion about the topics raised in this program?

Join us for:
Book Talks
Small group discussions facilitated by counselors
from The Community House and District 181 staff members.

Wednesday, October 15, 9:30am - 11:00am
The Community House
Click here to register


Thursday, October 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Madison School
Click here to register

5% Community Support Day
Wednesday, September 24th
500 E. Ogden Ave., Hinsdale

5% of all purchases this day benefited District 181 Art Programs.
Over $4300 was raised!

Thank you to everyone who came out to support our schools!

Poster designed by Isabella Xu, 4th Grade, Oak School

Healthy Living Tips from Adventist Hinsdale Hospital
Adventist Hinsdale Hospital is partnering with the District 181 Foundation to offer information and programs that help our families and students stay healthy.

What are some tips for staying safe in cold weather?
Click here to find out

Do you know the best way to wear a backpack?    
Click here to find out

So why does an apple a day keep the doctor away?
Click here to find out

District 181 Foundation Sponsors




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