SUMMER CAMP information

  • Resident registration: March 14, 2022 at 9:00am
  • Non-resident registration: March 21, 2022 9:00am
  • Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Snacks and lunch are not provided by the Park District.
  • All campers should arrive to camp dressed in comfortable clothes that can get messy, socks, and gym shoes.
  • No refunds will be given for missed camp days unless cancelled by the Park District.

TRADITIONAL CAMP PAYMENT PLAN OPTION

  • Take advantage of our convenient payment plan offered to campers enrolled in full day camps: Kinder Camp, Adventure Camp, Teen Trekkers and Teen Wilderness Explorers. When selecting this option, upon registration you will be charged a $20 payment for each week of camp, a $5 payment per each week of before care and a $5 payment per each week of after care. The remainder of the fees will be processed automatically using the credit card you used when enrolling in each session.
  • If choosing the payment plan option, the automatic payment process will take place on May 16 for camp sessions 1 - 3; June 15 for camp sessions 4 - 6; and July 15 for camp sessions 7 - 10.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

Registration deadline is 9:00am Wednesday prior to each week of camp or until the camp fills to the maximum number of participants.

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.

COVID-19 CAMP INFORMATION

  • All camps will follow the most current State of Illinois COVID-19 health and safety guidelines that are in place at the start of each camp session.
  • Specific safety guidelines will be included in the camp parent manual that will be emailed out prior to each camp session, as well as available online no later than May 27, 2022.
  • Safety guidelines and parent manuals will be updated throughout the Summer as guidelines/mitigations change.
  • Based on COVID-19 State of Illinois mandates at the start of each camp session, information will be emailed to all parents regarding requirements or recommendations about face coverings.

participant information/Emergency forms

  • Information/emergency forms for each camper must be completed no later than 9:00am the Wednesday prior to each camp session.
  • Campers will not be allowed to attend camp until the information/emergency forms are completed.
  • Only one form needs to be completed per camper per Summer (a form is not needed for each individual week of camp)
  • Information regarding information/emergency forms will be communicated in Spring 2022.

What to Bring to Camp Each Day

Full Day Camps
  • Backpack
  • Change of clothes
  • 2 snacks
  • Lunch
  • Filled re-fillable water bottle
  • Sunscreen (arrive already applied - sunscreen is for re-applying)
  • Kinder/Adventure Camp: all of the above PLUS a beach towel to sit on. A swim suit will be needed on determined water days.

Half Day Camps

  • Backpack
  • Change of Clothes
  • 1 snack
  • Filled refillable water bottle
  • Sunscreen (arrive already applied - sunscreen is for re-applying)

What to wear to camp eACh day

  • Comfortable clothing that can get messy/wet/muddy
  • Closed toed shoes/boots with socks
  • Sunscreen already applied
  • Nature Camps: all of the above PLUS insect repellant already applied and a hat is recommended


Adventure Camp

Dates to be determined for 2022

Adventure Camp: This full-day, week-long camp for children entering grades 1 to 5 will keep kids having fun all summer! Every day brings something new, including arts and crafts, sports, field trips and special events. Summer camp field trip calendar will be available in Spring 2022. No camp Monday, July 4.


KINDEr CAMP

dates to be determined for 2022

Check out this camp just for children entering kindergarten! This camp incorporates age-appropriate camp activities, art projects, group games, field trips and much more! Summer camp field trip calendar will be available in Spring 2022. No camp Monday, July 4.

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before & after care

dates to be determined for 2022

BEFORE CARE

Need summer camp care before 9 am? Take advantage of our before care program for Kinder Camp, Adventure Camp and Teen Trekkers. Before care is from 7:00 - 9:00am

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AFTER CARE

Need summer camp care past 4 pm? Take advantage of our after care program for Kinder Camp, Adventure Camp and Teen Trekkers. Before care is from 4:00 - 6:00pm


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