CLFOGE Meeting & 1st Book Sale Planning Meeting @ CORE Center
Nov 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Book Sale Planning Meeting will be from 6:30 – 7:00 pm.  

Regular CLFOGE Meeting will begin at 7:00 pm (approximately)

Come get involved in the Book Sale.  This is the largest fundraiser CLFOGE has and it takes a lot of people using little effort to make it successful.  Come find out how you can help us make it another successful sale.


CLFOGE Second Game Night @ South Elementary School
Feb 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
CLFOGE Second Game Night @ South Elementary School | Crystal Lake | Illinois | United States

We invite your family to our second Family Game Night of the school year on Thursday, Feb 15th.  We’re meeting from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at South Elementary School.  We will play some strategy games, have a snack, and get to know other families involved with the District 47 EC program.  We’ll have plenty of games on hand, but feel free to bring your own favorite strategy game!

We hope to see you there!

CLFOGE Monthly Meeting @ Panera Bread - Crystal Lake
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Our next meeting will be held at 6:30PM on Thursday, March 1st at the Panera Bread, Route14 Crystal Lake. We will recap the results of our book sale (THANK YOU to everyone that helped us out this year!) and discuss our upcoming events such as Challenger, Summer Enrichment Fair, Science Fair and Sphero robots for our EC classrooms. .  The meeting is open to everyone. 


A special thanks to our friend Donna Bacidore & Haleh Murawski who spent endless time preparing, during and after the book sale! 


Robotics Team Information Meeting @ D47 CORE Center
Mar 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

What is FIRST LEGO League?

Tomorrow’s innovators practice imaginative thinking and teamwork. Guided by two or more adult Coaches, FIRST LEGO League* teams (up to 10 members, grades 4-8**) research a real-world problem such as food safety, recycling, energy, etc., and are challenged to develop a solution. They also must design, build, program a robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS®, then compete on a table-top playing field.

All EC parents and kids who are interested to start/join First Lego League Robotics team are welcomed to join on our informational meeting at CORE Center. 

CLFOGE Dinner Meeting! @ Colonial Cafe
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

For our last meeting of the year we will be getting together for dinner on May 11th, 6PM at Colonial Cafe – Crystal Lake, Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake, IL

We’ll have a few laughs as we reflect on the past year and begin planning for next year’s events.

Dinner will be Dutch-Style (each pays their own bill).

All parents and teachers are welcome to join us.

If you are planning to join us, please RSVP by May 1st to


CLFOGE Planning Meeting @ D47 CORE Center
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This is the planning meeting where we gather to plan events and scheduled meetings for the year.  Feel free to join us and input your ideas for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year.

CLFOGE Monthly Meeting @ Lundahl Middle School
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Do your kids enjoy CLFOGE events like Game Night, Robotics Demo, Challenger mission, etc.,? Like to know more about CLFOGE parent group and our fun educational events? Please join us our monthly meeting after our game night on 14th, Wednesday at Lundahl.

The meeting is open to everyone!

CLFOGE Meeting & Book Sale Wrap up @ CORE Center
Feb 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

We will recap the results of our book sale and discuss our upcoming events and other business.  The meeting is open to everyone.

Five Below Fundraiser @ Five Below
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm
2019-2020 Kickoff Meeting @ D47 CORE Center
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We invite EC parents to our first meeting on Thursday, September 19th at 7:00 pm in the CORE Center located at 300 Commerce Drive, Crystal Lake, IL.

If you would like to learn more about CLFOGE and help plan events for the upcoming year, please plan on attending.

We are looking for a parent representative from each school. If you are interested email us at
Hope to see you,