Services 6 weeks through 5 years

Hours of Operation Monday-Friday, 7am-6pm

About Us

Since 2004, Katie Darcy and Kristina Lugo have been working together, making an impact on the lives of children in Chicago. These two educators have studied and developed their career around children.


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Green Beginnings will provide a safe, intimate environment where all children are supported, stimulated, and encouraged to develop socially, emotionally, physically, and cognitively.


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Roots for Families

Green Beginnings believes that the roots of a plant are a perfect symbol of a family in a child’s life. Roots are the foundation of a plant and are constantly growing.



GB will be CLOSED Thurs, Feb 8th & Fri, Feb 9th

for Professional Development


Red/Pink Day Wed, Feb 14th


Green Day Fri, March 16th


GB will be CLOSED Fri, March 30th & Mon, April 2nd

for Good Friday & Professional Development










GB Gives Back

Thank you for all of your contributions of canned foods and gently used books for the months of December and January.

Unsafe Children's Products

maintained by Illinois Department of Public Health pursuant to the Children's Product Safety Act.

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