Center alum (1983) and martial arts expert Michelle Gordon and her team will be at the children’s center Friday to give a Taekwondo demonstration. They have travelled to Chicago from Durham, North Carolina, where Michelle currently runs her own Taekwondo school.
The Center will be running expanded hours today from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. in order to accommodate families during the CPS teacher’s strike. We will be open in our usual location inside Jackie Robinson Elementary.
We at the Sue Duncan Children’s Center are deeply saddened by the passing of Michael Clarke Duncan. It is a great loss to us and to so many others. Michael was a wonderful human being, an inspiring role model and above all a shining example of what children from impoverished areas are capable of achieving [...]