Community Center Hours
May 27, 2017 - September 4, 2017
Members Only
Mon-Thu 5:00am - 11:00pm 
Friday 5:00am - 8:00pm 
Saturday 6:00am - 3:00pm 
Sunday 8:00am - 1:00pm
& 5:00 - 11:00pm

Non-Member Hours
Mon-Thu 8:00am - 8:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday 8:00am -1:00pm
Sunday 8:00am - 1:00pm

Pre-register at the Geneseo Community Center to guarantee a spot in Starbrights or Kinderbrights at Bright Beginnings Preschool.
Registration Fee: $40 ($60 after June 1, 2017)

Bright Beginnings Preschool Logo

Start at two and we’ll get you to school...

Watch as our qualified teachers help your child grow, learn and get ready for Kindergarten through our 3-class preschool program!

As a part of the Geneseo Park District, Bright Beginnings Preschool students get an enhanced learning environment by utilizing all The Center has to offer...from gym to kitchen & beyond!

Plus... 2 field trips and 2 programs each year!

2 - 3 year olds TWINKLEBRIGHTS 
Two year olds love to feel like big kids, so why not let them go to school! This structured class will get little learners ready for preschool. The only two year old independent preschool in Geneseo! 

  • Weekly art projects
  • Colors & Music
  • Story & Theme of the week
  • FUN & PLAY with friends

Classes run 45 minutes, 1 day per week
FEE/MONTH: $25 Members / $50 Non-Members

FACT: Twinklebrights is the only independent two year old preschool in Geneseo. This means your child participates in this program without a parent. What this also 45 minutes each week all to yourself!

TEACHER: Mrs. Ramp
Kathy Ramp has a B.S. in Elementary Education from ISU with a Masters in Reading from WIU.


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3 - 4 year olds STARBRIGHTS
Our second year preschool class offers a structured learning environment with lots of room for fun hands-on activities to help each student grow academically and socially.

          • Letter Recognition
          • Writing Letters and Numbers
          • Hands-on & Cooperative Learning
          • Numbers & Counting
          • Daily Art Projects
          • FUN & PLAY with friends


Classes run 2.5 hours, two days per week 
FEE/MONTH: $80 Members / $160 Non-Members

TEACHER: Mrs. Bieneman
Rachel Bieneman has B.S. in Communications and a B.A. in Elementary Education from WIU.


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4 - 5 year olds KINDERBRIGHTS (3-Day Pre-K)

The third year preschool class builds on what students learned in Starbrights. In a structured setting, students will continue learning...

          • Letter Identification & Sounds
          • Math Principles
          • Science Projects
          • Hands on Learning
          • Large & Small Motor Skills
          • School Readiness
          • Daily Art Project
          • FUN & PLAY with friends

Classes run 2.5 hours, three days per week 
FEE/MONTH: $110 Members / $220 Non-Members

TEACHER: Mrs. Nelson
Sarah Nelson has a B.A. in Elementary Education from Monmouth College.




  • 2016-2017 School Year September 6, 2016 - May 24, 2017
  • Prices are based on Member (M) or Non-Member (NM) status.
  • Your child is required to have a Community Center Membership to attend Bright Beginnings Preschool. You can purchase a Household Membership or a Youth Membership to fullfil this requirment.
  • Preschool fees are based upon a yearly rate, but can be paid by the month for no additional fee.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool follows the Geneseo School District 228 calendar for full days off (does not include early dismissals or half days)
  • On days when Geneseo Schools are cancelled because of weather, Preschool is also cancelled. No refunds will be given.
  • Bright Beginnings will not go past the scheduled date listed above, even if emergency school days are used by the Geneseo School District.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool is located through the Gym in the 1st classroom in the Growth Inc. building.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool is not affiliated with Growth Inc. Child Care Center. Children from Growth Inc. are welcome to attend Bright Beginnings Preschool and will be picked up by the teacher on class days.