If you're a homeschooling family living in Darien, Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, and the surrounding Western Suburbs looking to connect with other homeschoolers, you've come to the right place! This group is not limited to these areas for membership. All are able to join!
Most activities will be local, but you'll also find activities in surrounding suburbs and the Chicagoland area. Throughout the year we will meet for educational tours, visit museums, field trips, activities, and more! You are not required to attend all Meetups. Feel free to pick and choose events you'd like to attend with your children. Suggestions for activities is encouraged by members. This group is for active participants who will get involved in events, host, or suggest event ideas. We are a group that welcomes all philosophies on homeschooling.
PROFILE – When submitting your application, please post a photo of yourself. This allows us to find you at events.
ATTENDING EVENTS - By joining West Suburban Homeschoolers you acknowledge that you will be an active member. Whether that be attending events or suggesting outings. You will need to attend at least 1-2 events monthly and RSVP (yes or no) regularly to activities listed. Members who are inactive within 2-3 months will be removed unless arrangements have been made.
RSVPs – Please only RSVP yes for something in which you intend to go to and update it if your plans change. This is only out of consideration for people attending and to be sure no one gets left behind.
PHOTOGRAPHY - By joining this group, you are allowing the use of photos from events to be posted in the photos section of this group. This is only accessible to members.
~ WEST SUBURBAN HOMESCHOOLERS TERMS OF MEMBERSHIP ~
By joining West Suburban Homeschoolers:
~ You agree that your membership in and permission to participate in the activities organized by any member of West Suburban Homeschoolers is at the sole discretion of the Organizer and Co-organizers. The Organizer & Co-organizers may suspend or terminate your membership, access to and use of the group's Meetup site, and right to participate in group activities at any time, for any reason. Donations made in support of this group go directly to the cost of running this Meetup and are greatly appreciated.
~ You acknowledge that West Suburban Homeschoolers is a SOCIAL group only. We are a group of private individuals inviting each other to participate in private social events, or attend public events together. Any and all information about homeschooling that is exchanged between members is not professional or expert advice. Members who choose to follow advice or act on information received through West Suburban Homeschoolers' message forum, email list, Meetup site, or from any member of the group, either directly or indirectly, do so at their own risk. Each member is encouraged to do their own research before making any decisions related to home educating their child or children.
~ In choosing to participate in activities scheduled by any member of the group, you agree that there may be risks involved with participation, and that all risks may not be expected or anticipated based on the description of the group or the description of any specific event or activity. You voluntarily consent to fully accept and assume all risks associated with your, your child(ren)'s, and/or your invited guest(s)' participation in any activity organized by any member of West Suburban Homeschoolers. You agree that the group's Owner, Organizer, Co-organizers, Assistant Organizers and Event Organizers are not in any way responsible for accidents or incidents that may occur as a result of your and your child(ren)’s participation in the West Suburban Homeschoolers group.
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