• Resident registration begins at 9:00am on March 14
  • Non-resident registration begins at 9:00am on March 21

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CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellation/refund requests must be made by 9:00am the Wednesday prior to a camp session beginning in order to qualify for a full refund. Any requests made after that time will only be granted a refund if accompanied by a doctor's note due to a medical reason.


Counselor in Training (C.I.T.) Program: Adventure Camp

Dates to be determined for 2022 | Ages 12-15

Location: Lincoln Center

Do you dream of one day becoming a camp counselor? This hands-on program will provide you with the skills needed to be an effective leader when working with children. C.I.T.'s will work directly with camp staff by assisting with daily activities at Adventure Camp. This is a truly rewarding experience for young adults interested in working with children and serving as a role model. Fee includes T-shirt, all field trips and hands-on training.


COUNSELOR IN TRAINING (C.I.T.) PROGRAM: early childhood

Dates to be determined for 2022 | Ages 12-15

Location: Lincoln Center

Do you dream of one day becoming a camp counselor? This hands-on program will provide you with the skills needed to be an effective leader when working with children. C.I.T.s will work directly with camp staff by assisting with daily activities at Exploration Station or Pee Wee Camps at the Lincoln Center. This is a truly rewarding experience for young adults interested in working with children and serving as a role model.


teen wilderness explorers

Dates to be determined for 2022 | Entering Grades 6-8

Location: Gilbert Park

Are you an outdoorsy person? Do you want to spend your summer exploring amazing natural spaces in the Chicago region and learn a thing or two about giving back to the environment? If so, then join our Teen Wilderness Explorers, where you will voyage and volunteer! Two days a week we will explore the wild areas around our base camp at Gilbert Park/Maple Grove Forest Preserve; two days we will check out another park in the Downers Grove Park District and practice ecological restoration; one day a week we will go on a fun field trip to a natural area in the Chicago region! Camp fee includes camp T-shirt. Participants are responsible for bringing their own lunch and 2 snacks.

TEEN trekkers

Dates to be determined for 2022 | Entering Grades 6-8

Location: TBA

Returning in 2022! This camp features several field trips each week in addition to some traditional camp activities. More information to be posted in 2022.