Agape Center

Experience God’s Love

Discipleship & Mentoring Arts Academics Athletics & Play

 

The Agape Center is a safe, supportive place to gather and grow mentally, physically, and in your relationship with Jesus. We offer year-round programming and mentorship for kids, teens and adults in the Roseland Community of Chicago, where we have been serving our neighbors since 1979.

FALL PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES

Registration is closed for most of our fall programs.

Registration will open in December for our winter session.

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Mentorship & Discipleship

Jr. High Bible Study & Mentoring

7th-8th graders will study the Bible and relevant topics for spiritual and emotional growth. Dinner included!

  • 7th–8th grade
  • Wednesdays from 6:00–7:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 21–Nov. 9
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 15 students.
Register Here
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High School Bible Study & Mentoring

High schoolers will study the Bible and relevant topics for spiritual and emotional growth. Dinner included!

  • 9th–12th grade
  • Thursdays from 6:00–8:00 p.m.
  • Sept. 22–Nov. 10
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 15 students.
Register Here
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Adult Discipleship & Training

Participate in a discipleship small group for your own spiritual growth, and so that you can help other people grow in their faith.

  • Mondays from 7:00–8:45 p.m.
  • October 24, 2022–February 13, 2023
  • Register for all 13 weeks of this program for only $25
  • Contact Marc Henkel for more info at this email or call 773•821•7060 x312.
Register Here
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Arts, Music & Games

Children's Choir

Children will sing different types of song, learn music theory, and create a space to worship God. Performances and field trips included.
  • 1st–8th grade
  • Wednesdays, 4:00–6:00 p.m.
  • Sept. 21–Nov. 9
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 20 students.
Registration Closed
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Drawing for Children

Learn the basics of drawing, building toward a pop-up gallery at the end of the session.

  • 4th–6th grade
  • Mondays, 4:00–5:15 p.m.
  • Sept. 19–Nov. 7
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 12 students.
Registration Closed
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Drawing for Teens

Learn the basics of drawing, building toward a pop-up gallery at the end of the session.
  • 7th–12th grade
  • Mondays, 5:30–6:45 p.m.
  • Sept. 19–Nov. 7
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 12 students.
Registration Closed
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Chess

Learn basic and intermediate chess skills as you play others in this game of strategy.

  • 7th–12th grade
  • Tuesdays, 4:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Sept. 20–Nov. 9
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 12 students.
Registration Closed
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Academic Enrichment

Reading & Phonics

Kids will learn phonics and reading skills for academic success.
  • 1st–3rd grade
  • Mondays & Tuesdays from 4–5:15 p.m.
  • Sept. 19–Nov. 8
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 12 students.
Registration Closed
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Writing Enrichment, Part 1

Students will learn about writing tools and practice writing skills that will grow their confidence in the writing process, while gradually guiding them toward greater independence and creativity.

  • 4th–6th grade
  • Tuesdays from 4:00–5:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 20–Nov. 9
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 8 students.
Registration Closed
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Athletics & Play

Sports, Fun & Play

Kids will play seasonal sports and games for fun and exercise.

  • 1st–6th
  • Mondays & Tuesdays from 5:30–6:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 19–Nov. 8
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 20 students.
Registration Closed
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Christ, Camping & Coming of Age

Two safe, fun-filled, and spiritually nurturing weekend retreats where boys are taught outdoor skills and learn what it means to be a young man of God. Experience the beauty of God’s creation in the great outdoors.

This program is a collaboration between the Agape Center and its staff, and Scout Troop 216 of LaGrange Highlands.

  • 6th–8th grade ... boys only
  • Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – Sunday, 8:00 a.m.
    Sept. 24–25
  • Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – Sunday, 8:00 a.m.
    Oct. 22–23
  • Registration limited to 12 students for each camping trip.
Register Here
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Beginning Ballet

Kids will learn the basics of ballet and use those steps in choreographed dance routines. They will have an opportunity to perform a dance routine at the end of the 8 week session.
  • 1st–3rd grade
  • Thursdays, 4:00–5:30 p.m.
  • Sept. 22–Nov. 10
  • Register your child for all 8 weeks of this program for only $5.
  • Registration is limited to 15 students.
Registration Closed
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Men's Basketball

Open gym for 5-on-5 pick-up basketball games. Prayer and Bible devo included. Adults only. 1st come, 1st served.

  • Adults
  • Saturdays from 7:00–9:00 a.m.
  • Oct. 1–Nov. 12
  • Participation is limited to 20 participants each week.

Contact Brad Harry for more info at this email or call 773•821•7060 x304.

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Events
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Contact the Agape Center

342 W 111th St, Chicago, IL 60628

773•821•7060

chicago.innercity@cru.org

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