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Bright Beginnings Preschool

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 the gym to the kitchen & beyond!

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


  • Prices are based on Member (M) or Non-Member (NM) status.
  • It is recommended that you child have a Community Center Membership to attend Bright Beginnings Preschool. You can also purchase a Household Membership or a Youth Membership to fulfill this requirement.
  • 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 school year, 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.
  • A waiting list is available for all full preschool classes.


2 - 3 year olds

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 (Tuesdays or Thursdays)

FEE/MONTH: $25 Members / $50 Non-Members

FACT: Twinklebrightsis 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.


Registration for 2017 - 2018 School Year is closed for Starbrights & Kinderbrights

2018 - 2019 registration opens in March 2018

3 - 4 year olds

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 Tuesdays and Thursdays

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.


Registration for 2017 - 2018 School Year is closed for Starbrights & Kinderbrights

2018 - 2019 registration opens in March 2018

4 - 5 year olds

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 Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays

FEE/MONTH: $110 Members / $220 Non-Members

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

Upcoming Events

October 28


FREE Movie Matinee Sponsored by Central Bank.
Movie title to be announced at a later date.

October 28

Spooktacular Skate

Wear your best costume for a spooktacular evening of Roller-skating. Prizes given out for best costumes. Bring your own or rent skates from The Center. No pre-registration required.

November 03

North Gym Closed

The North Gym is Closed 5:30-7:30p on 11/03/17

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