Details for Manners Matter-Etiquette for Teens

Looking to help your child gain the poise and confidence of social etiquette? Children will learn the basic skills needed to help them navigate in various social situations with ease and certainty. The focus is on teaching manners as a demonstration of kindness, consideration and respect toward others. This class offers the ‘other voice’ to convey the common courtesies that parents try to teach at home. Topics include: introductions, conversation, telephone and technology manners, writing thank-you notes, and table manners. Dress code (optional): young ladies-dress/skirt and blouse, and young men-khakis and collared shirt.

Act and Dress for Success!! Teens will learn how to make a great first impression, give a proper introduction, properly use telephone and email etiquette, write thank-you letters, make small talk, use technology and social media (‘netiquette’) responsibly, and dress for the occasion. We will also review table manners and provide a dining tutorial. This class offers the ‘other voice’ to convey the common courtesies that parents try to teach at home. Dress code: young ladies - dress/shirt/slacks and blouse, and young men - khakis/slacks and collared shirt.
PLEASE READ: We have adjusted our procedures in lieu of the State Covid-19 mandates:
--Classes will have limited enrollment. Participants will be asked to sanitize their hands upon arrival and departure. A mask will be required for most classes.
--Participants will be seated 6 feet apart. Most items used in classes will be for individual use only.
--Our building is currently locked to the public so the instructors will retrieve and dismiss participants out the front doors.
Dress code (optional): young ladies-dress/skirt/slacks and blouse; young men-khakis and collared shirt.
Ages: 12 years to under 16 years
Gender: Co-ed
Open to These Grades: N/A
Date Time Day Location
10/20/2020 - 11/10/2020 5:45P to 6:45P Tue
1500 Walker Street
Western Springs IL, 60558
(708)246-9070 / (708)246-1309
Web Reg Available to:
Resident: 08/14/2020 @ 8:30A - 10/18/2020 @ 12:00A
Non-Resident: 08/24/2020 @ 8:30A - 10/18/2020 @ 12:00A