Summer Camp Descriptions & Registration Forms

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Jr. Explorers (Age:  3Y-4Y)

There is plenty to keep campers busy in this exciting summer program. Our program includes swim activities weeks 1-8, arts & crafts, games, singing and outdoor play.  Campers will also venture over to the Prospect Heights Library for events. Children should bring a lunch, snack, water, swim suit, towel, backpack, comfortable clothes, sunscreen, and tennis shoes. Only AM session will swim. Swim time is designated in the morning, the children will remain in the zero depth end of the pool. Please remember that some projects are messy so please send your child in play clothes. Children must be potty trained.

Times: 9:00-11:30am, 12:30-3:00pm or 9:00am-3:00pm / Age: 3Y-4Y / Ratio: 1 counselor per 6 children Camp Limit: 18

Explorers (Grades:  Entering K-2nd Grade)

Spend a fun filled summer with us. Mornings are filled with arts and crafts, sports, games, and occasional trips to the library. Afternoons are busy with free play and swimming. One field trip or in-house entertainment event per session is included.

Times: 9:00 am-3:00 pm / Grades: Entering K-2nd / Ratio: 1 counselor per 7 children Camp Limit: 85

Sports Camp (Grades:  Entering 2nd-8th Grade)

Lace up your gym shoes as this camp will have you running and moving! In the morning we will be playing games such as dodge ball, soccer, kickball, and football. Campers will be broken down into 2nd-5th graders and 6th-8th graders. After lunch this camp will have open swim at Lion’s Pool. We suggest that all campers wear comfortable clothes and gym shoes.

Times: 9:00 am- 3:00 pm / Grades: Entering 2nd-8th / Ratio: 1 counselor to 8 children Camp Limit: 50

Adventure Camp (Grades:  Entering 3rd-6th)

Take a journey and explore all that Adventure Camp has to offer. Campers will rotate each morning for a variety of activities including arts and crafts, sports, fitness, games, science, and lots of surprises. In the afternoons, campers will swim at the Lions pool. The camp fee includes one in-house entertainment event or field trip per week.

Times: 9:00 am-3:00 pm / Grades: Entering 3rd-6th / Ratio: 1 counselor per 8 children Camp Limit: 100

Travel Camp (Grades:  Entering 5th-8th Grade)

Take the journey beyond Prospect Heights Park District. This camp will embark on three off-site field trips per week such as water parks, sporting events, amusement parks, mini-golf courses, and some surprises. The other two days of the week campers will remain on site and engage in various games and activities. Campers will swim at Lion’s park pool on the days they are on site. Camp fee includes one t-shirt per summer, field trip transportation, and all admissions. Extra spending money is optional for field trips.

Times: 9:00 am- 3:00 pm / Grades: Entering 5th-8th / Ratio: 1 counselor per 9 children Camp Limit: 26

Camp Swim Lessons (Age:  5Y – 14Y)

The Prospect Heights Park District camp offers the learn to swim program to campers. Swim instructors will teach lessons and supervises the transition back to camp. Participants must be registered and attending camp on the day of the lessons in order to register.

Times: 8:30 am- 9:15 am / Age: 5Y-14Y

The Last Hurrah – SPACE IS LIMITED, REGISTER EARLY! August 10-14 (Grades:  Entering K – 6th)

This is our final week of camp before school starts! Campers will take one field trip per week. On the other days the campers will engage in activities such as indoor/outdoor games, art & crafts, and special theme days! Campers will swim in the afternoon.

Times: 9:00 am- 3:00 pm / Grades: Entering K-6th / Ratio: 1 counselor to 8 children Camp Limit: 50

Creative and Performing Arts Day Camp (Grades:  Entering K -12th)

Lights! Camera! Action! Fun! Join us for a spin on summer camp! Enjoy an amazing Creative and Performing Arts experience that will include singing, acting, dancing, improv, set design, stage makeup and so much more. This is a 5 day camp as we build on skills throughout the week. At the end of every 1 week session we will have a mini show to include small skits that the campers have learned during that week. The camp fee includes 1 field trip per week or 1 in house special event, camp t-shirt and daily swimming. Your child should bring a water bottle, towel, swimsuit, sunscreen, backpack and lunch each day.

Times: 9:00 am-3:00 pm / Grades: Entering K-12th / Ratio: 1 counselor to 7 children Camp Limit: 50

Sets & Designs After Care Camp (Grades:  Entering K -12th)

This 2-day per week Aftercare option is for campers in our Production Camp on Monday and Fridays. It will run from June 18- July 27. Our campers will learn and help with all aspects of a production. This will include set design, props, costumes and stage set. If campers are not signed up for our Performing Arts Camp (“Rotten”) they will act as stage crew during our show.

Times: 3:00 pm-6:00 pm / Grades: Entering K-12th / Ratio: 1 counselor to 7 children Camp Limit: 50