-February Newsletter-

Important Dates to Remember

January and February 2021


  • Jan 1  Happy New Year!

  • Jan. 4  Messiah Open  – Welcome Back!

  • Evening Tours-arrange an evening time to visit the Jr K/Kindergarten program

  • Evening Tours-arrange an evening time to visit the pre school programs

  • January 11th- 9am. Manna/Script Gift Card orders due

  • Week of January 11th Miss Pat’s dance classes begin

  • January 14th-Manna/Script Gift Cards distributed (noon)

  • January 18th– Resturant Fundraiser Lou Malnati’s Pizza

  • To be determined— 9:10am- Planning for spring fund raising

  • Week of January 25th -(earlier if possible)- Summer and Fall Registration Forms distributed

  • January 22nd Scholastic Book Orders Due

  • February 8th - 9am. Manna/Script Gift Card orders due

  • February 11th-Manna/Script Gift Cards distributed (noon)

  • February 15th- Summer /Fall registration forms due

  • February 15th-Summer/Fall Registration Opens for New families

  • February 17th-Ash Wednesday- Ashes available for church and child care families

  • February 17th- Lenten penny classroom collections begin- Donations to Food Pantry at Easter

  • February 19th Scholastic Book Orders due

MESSIAH CHILD CARE'S GO FUND ME PAGE: A Go Fund Me page has been set up to assist Messiah Child Care with added expenses brought on by mandated COVID protocol.  Funding will be used towards PPE supplies and payroll for additional staff. We appreciate all of the donations we have received to date and thank you for your support of our school.  Attached is the QR code for making a donation, or donations can be made directly to the school at 1605 Vernon Avenue, Park Ridge, IL 60068

Click here to connect with Go Fund Me page.

Miss Pat's Kid's Dance Express Registration Form

-begins on January 11, 2021 for Miss Terri's,  Miss Cindy's and Miss Suzanne's classes (other classes will be added if covid regulations allow)


Currently most of Messiah's 2020-2021 programs are filled.

Registration and tuition forms for the 2021 Summer programs and 2021-2022 programs are available by clicking HERE .  Due to DCFS classroom protocol, Messiah is not accepting any 2 day enrollments or 2 1/2 hour enrollments. Wait lists have been started for any filled class. Please call 847.825.3767 to schedule a school tour or receive further registration information.

Registration and tuition forms for the current year, 2020-2021 can still be found on our Registration and Tuition Form page.

About us

Our goal at Messiah is to provide a nurturing environment where the individual physical, emotional, cognitive, social and spiritual growth of each child is encouraged and celebrated.


With half-day and full day options, and classes in art, music, dance, Spanish and literature, along with a weekly chapel service, we offer a range of opportunities for your child.

News & Events
Find out about all our upcoming events.

Messiah Lutheran Child Care Center
Director: Karen Black
1605 Vernon Ave
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Hours: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. weekdays
phone: 847.825.3767

fax: 847.823.6996


Messiah Lutheran Child Care Center
is a ministry of

Messiah Lutheran Church
Interim Pastor: David Heim
phone: 847.823.6984
fax: 847.823.6996

email: Office@messiahparkridge.org


For privacy and safety reasons, many of the photos of children used on this site are free stock photos, and not photos of children who attend Messiah Lutheran Child Care Center.