News & Events


Important Dates to Remember

 March and April 2020



March 2 – Manna Orders due (by 9:00 am)

March 2 – Lenten Penny Collection Continues

March 2-6 – People in Our Neighborhood Visitors

March 5 – Manna Orders Distributed (noon)

March 13 – Spring Break Forms Due

March 15 – Children sing at Messiah Church Service – 10:15 am

March 16 – Culver’s Restaurant Fundraiser 5-8 pm

March 23 – Scholastic Book Orders Due

March 23 – Spring Parent-Tot Begins (9:10 am -10:10 am)


April 6 – Manna Orders Due (by 9:00 am)

April 9 – Manna Orders Distributed

April 4 - Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt at Messiah (All are invited- free) 10:00 am

April 10 – Good Friday - Messiah Lutheran Child Care Closed

April 12 – Happy Easter!  (See newsletter for details on family activities at Messiah)

April 20-29 – Scholastic Book Fair

April 21 – Ice Cream Social 6:15 pm

April 22 – Ice Cream Social 6:15 pm

April 30 – Don’t forget to hand in Summer Preschool/Camp Registration Forms

April 30 – Parent-Teacher Conferences – (Pre K-3 Miss Cindy)


**Lenten pennies are being collected in the classrooms beginning Wednesday, February 26th through Maundy Thursday, which is April 9th.  


**Church Lenten Services – Wednesday nights at 7:00 pm during Lent (3/4-4/1) -  “Dwelling with Christ: A Journey of Images” Light Meal starting at 6:00pm – all are welcome.


Upcoming Events

** Messiah Parent’s Night Out – Harp and Fiddle  Thursday, May 7th 6:30-9:30pm

** Messiah’s 16th Annual Fun Fair -Saturday, June 6th    11am-2pm   

Sunday, March 15th - CHILDREN SING IN CHURCH!

Messiah Child Care children are invited to sing at Messiah Lutheran Church's 10:15am service.  Children will sit with their families during the service and join teachers at the front of the church to present the service's special child care choral event. 

Refreshments served after the service.

All invited-Let's pack the church!!


Monday March 16th- CULVERS FUND RAISER

Messiah Child Care Fund Raiser at CULVERS  (7310 Dempster M.G.)

from 5-8pm.  

NO COUPON NEEDED!! Support Messiah and enjoy a yummy meal at Culvers.

Sunday, March 15th -



Registration forms for the school year 2019-2020, the summer 2020 and the school year 2020-21  are available on our Registration, Tuition and Medical Forms page.

Openings are currently available in all classrooms for the 2020 summer programs.  Please call 847.825.3767 to schedule a school tour or receive further registration information.

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


    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.