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FRIDAY NIGHT ALTERNATIVE 2017-2018
 
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Gurnee Days Pool Party

Thursday, August 9th --- 7:15-8:45 pm
Gurnee Aquatic Center
​Youth entering grades 6-9
​$4.00 or Season Pass
 
Any student who is registered for the 2017-18 FNA Events will receive a free pizza, drink and snack at the Pool Party.

There are no rain dates for this event if cancelled due to weather conditions. The Pool Party may be cancelled if the weather is not safe or comfortable for the kids to enjoy the event.


FNA is...
Warren Township Youth and Family Services sponsors the Friday Night Alternative dances for middle school students in Warren Township (grades 6th—8th). During the school year, these students are provided a safe environment that includes  basketball, dancing with a D.J., special event activities and pizza/beverages supplied by the members of the Park City Teen Center (food items are provided for a fee).
 
“FNA is a parent supported event” 
 
Who: Warren Township youth who are entering 6th, 7th and 8th grades
Where is the Event: Woodland Middle School (7000 W. Washington St., Gurnee)
Where is our Office: Youth Services, 100 S. Greenleaf St., Gurnee
When:  Friday—see dates
Time: 7:00-9:00 pm
Cost:  One time registration fee (see Registration)
Scholarships: Requests for an FNA needs-based fee waiver may be made by calling 847-244-1101 ext. *401. Parents will be asked to complete paperwork to have the fee reduced.
***All dates are subject to change/cancellation without refund.  
 
CHAPERONES
Each dance requires a minimum of 30 volunteer parent-chaperones. The dance will be cancelled if 30 chaperones have not registered 4 days prior to that dance. Chaperones arrive at 6:30 pm for a brief orientation and are welcome to bring the students with (they will wait in a separate area). Please park on the west side of the Washington Street lot. We request that chaperones stay until 9:15-30 pm to help us with pick-up.

2017-2018 DATES
 
GURNEE DAYS POOL PARTY -- August  9--  8-9:30 pm at the Gurnee Aquatic Center -- See info at top of the page. There are no Rain Dates for this event.
 
The dates will not be approved until later August.  All dates are subject to change.
 
September — Dance
October — Dance   
November — Dance
December — No scheduled event
January  — No scheduled event
February — Dance
March — Dance        
April  — Dance
May — No schedule event
June — Pool Party -- from 7:15-8:45 pm at Hunt Club Aquatic Center. No Rain Dates for this event.

 
Dates are subject to change. There will be no refund for any portion of the registration fee if a dance is cancelled or a child dismissed. If there is a rain date for an event, there will only be a single rain date. There are no rain dates for dances. The dates for the FNA Dance will not be confirmed until mid-August. There will be no refund if we are unable to secure 6 dances and have less events.
 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION 
​There are no longer FNA Cards to be purchased. All students will scanned in using the QR codes on the printed ticket. The ticket can also be saved on your cell phone or printed and reused.                                                                      

NEW EASY REGISTRATION AND ADMISSIONS
Complete FNA Registration Online and enter the dance using any one of these 3 options: (1) printed ticket, (2) PDF to your phone or (3) take a picture of the ticket including the QR code. EASY.

​Why the change:
​1. Safety-- this allows us real time information on whose at the dance in case of an emergency.
​2. Simplicity-- no more cards to loose or wait for in the mail. You can reprint the PDF ticket if lost or save it onto your cell phone (we must be able to read the QR code with our scanners).
3. Conveniance-- you can register your child any time, any place you want. You no longer need to come to our office.


​What do I do if I don't have a computer or credit card?

Parents are still welcome to come to our office at 100 S. Greenleaf St. to register if they face any limitations or challenges. We want all of the students who want to attend to be able to attend. Financial limitations should not be a reason for a student not to attend the FNA Dances. Please contact our office if you face any challenges.

Fees
  • Admission Card per child-- $10.00-$15.00.
  • There is a $5.00 reduction for each child registered for parent(s) who agree to chaperone at least 2 dances (each child will only be $10.00).++
  • The FNA Card (good for the entire year) and Parent Handbook can be printed any time .

Questions: youthservices@warrentownship.net or call 847-244-1101 ext. *401.
 
 ++ Please take an educated guess on the months that are best for you. We may not have the dates confirmed and posted until mid-August.