Family Events


Covenant places a priority on creating a supportive and nurturing environment not only for the children but also for families. Here are a few of the activities that are planned for our Covenant Community:

Parent Coffees
Drop off the kids in class and enjoy a cup of joe and maybe a doughnut hole or two with other parents and caregivers. Happens the first week of class (Slow Start Week) and regularly throughout the year. 

Family Craftivity Days
Come and join other Covenant families for pizza, an entertaining craft project, and more fun with your friends. Organized by the Director and a Board Member and held at lunch time from 11:45-1:00 on different days during the week. Four craftivity days will be held during the school year. A minimal fee of $10 per Covenant family is charged to cover the cost of food provided.

Fall Fest
Come celebrate the start of school and the wonderful Fall weather with other Covenant families! Nature Activities, fun games, prizes for all, cakewalk, crafts, food and drinks, and lots of laughing. Lunch is provided for all. 

Art Show/ Open House for Prospective and Current Families
Bring the family to come check out your child’s classroom and see our gallery of children’s amazing artwork from the year. We will have refreshments and some singing entertainment. Prospective Families are welcome to this family event!

Silent Auction
Covenant's big fundraiser of the year! Come enjoy a night out with other adults, eat some great food and drinks, bid on some fantastic items and raise some money for our wonderful school! A fun evening is always had by all!

Spring Fling
Our annual spring concert performed by all Covenant classes! Children are able to show family and friends some of the songs they learned during the school year. It's a fun-filled afternoon for the entire family! It's also a time of recognition for all of our amazing staff.

YEA ( Young Evanston Artists)
This popular Evanston festival takes place on a Saturday in early May and celebrates all the young artists of Evanston! Representational are from preschool through high school, from all sectors of the Evanston community, is displayed in the Chicago Avenue/Dempster Street intersection. It's a free event that Covenant is proud to participate in every year.

Evanston 4th of July Parade
All current and alumni families are invited to walk in this fun neighborhood parade down Central Street! It's a wonderful afternoon of showing the greater Evanston community all of our Covenant school spirit (and you get to wear cool turtle hats too)!