Prospect Heights Park District  •  110 W. Camp McDonald Rd.  •  Prospect Heights, IL 60070  •  847.394.2848  •  prospectheightsparkdistrict.org

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Our concession stand will be offering Camp Lunch 5 days a week. All camp lunch orders must be placed no later than 10:00am on each Monday. 

2017 Camp Lunch Letter

Camp Lunch July 2017

Summer Camp Descriptions & Registration Forms

Download Camp Registration Forms

Camper Forms

Camp Waiver Form

Emergency Card

General Camp Information Form

Jr. Explorers (Age:  3Y-5Y)

This camp is uniquely designed for children who will be attending Kindergarten in the fall. There is plenty to keep campers busy in this exciting summer program. Activities included are swim acquaintance, arts & crafts, games, singing and outdoor play. Campers will also venture over to the
Prospect Heights Library and the Prospect Heights Fire Department for events as well. Children should bring a lunch, snack, juice, swim suit, towel, backpack, comfortable clothes and tennis shoes. Please remember that some projects are messy so please send your child in play clothes. Registration
Deadline is 9 AM the Friday prior to the next session if openings are available.  Registrations after the deadline will be charged a $15 late fee. Ratio: 1 counselor per 6 children. Camp Limit: 18

Jr. Explorers Week 7 Schedule
Jr. Explorers M/W/F T/Th Full Day Registration Form

Jr. Explorers M/W/F Half Day Registration Form

Jr. Explorers T/Th Half Day Registration Form

Explorers (Age:  Entering K-2nd Grade)

Time:  9am - 3pm

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. Registration Deadline is 9 AM the Friday prior to the next session if openings are available. Registrations after the deadline will be charged a $15 late fee. Ratio: 1 counselor per 7 children. Camp Limit: 85

Explorers Week 7 Schedule

Explorers Camp Registration Form

Sports Camp (Age:  Entering 2nd-5th Grade)

Time:  9am - 3pm

Lace up your gym shoes as we will be running towards sports and fun! Counselors will plan organized games that will keep your child entertained all morning! Teamwork and sportsmanship will be emphasized. Watch your children's activity calendar as we will have special theme days! Your child will need to bring a backpack, plenty of water/drinks, lunch, towel and swimsuit each day. We suggest that all campers wear comfortable clothes and gym shoes. . Registration Deadline is 9 AM the Friday prior to the next session if openings are available.  Registrations after the deadline will be charged a $15 late fee. Ratio: 1 counselor per 6 children. Camp Limit: 50 – each grade level.

Sports Camp Week 7 Schedule

Sports Camp Registration Form

Adventure Camp (Age:  8Y-11Y)

Time:  9am - 3pm

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 Gary Morava Recreation Center Pool. The camp fee includes one in-house entertainment event or field trip per week. Registration Deadline is 9 AM the Friday prior to the next session if openings are available. Registrations after the deadline will be charged a $15 late fee.  Ratio: 1 counselor per 8 children. Camp Limit: 100.

Adventure Camp Week 7 Schedule

Adventure Camp Registration Form

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

Time:  9am - 3pm

Take the journey beyond Prospect Heights. Teens will embark on three off-site expeditions per week to favorites such as water parks,
professional sporting events, amusement places, restaurants and some surprises. Special events and in-house entertainment and
activities are planned for the two other days. Travel Camp will also swim at Gary Morava Pool on days they are on site. Camp fee
includes one t-shirt per summer, field trip transportation, most admissions and all in-house entertainment events. . Registration
Deadline is 9 AM the Friday prior to the next session if openings are available. Registrations after the deadline will be charged a $15
late fee. Ratio: 1 counselor per 9 children. Camp Limit: 26

Travel Camp Week 7 Schedule

Traveling Camp Registration Form

Camp Swim Lessons (Age:  5Y - 13Y)

The Prospect Heights Park District Camp offers the Learn To Swim Program.  Swim instructors will teach lessons and supervises the transition back to camp. Participants must be registered and attending camp on the day of lessons.  

Time:  8:30am - 9:15am

Camp Swim Lessons Registration Form

End of Summer Camp - August 8-12 (Age:  5Y - 11Y)

Time:  8:30am - 9:15am

This extra week of summer fun will be a blast. Campers will be grouped according to age-appropriate groups, and participate in two field trips and one in-house entertainment event.  

End of Summer Camp Registration Form

Terrific 10th Week - August 15-19 (Age:  5Y - 11Y)

Time:  9am - 3pm

This is the final week of camp before school starts. Campers will take one field trip during the week. On the other days we will do many activities and swim in the afternoon. Please bring a swimsuit, towel, sack lunch, sunscreen, and water bottle everyday unless specified. . Registration Deadline is 9 AM the Friday prior to the next session if openings are available. Registrations after the deadline will be charged a $15 late fee.  

Terrific Tenth Week Registration Form

 

Performing Arts Camp - "Topsy Turvey" The Adventures of Sadness and Joy (Age:  5Y - 18Y)

Time:  3:00pm - 6:00 pm

The curtain is going up...on a summer filled with the excitement and magic of theater! In just a few short weeks, our talented staff will help the campers put on a full-scale musical theatre production! Campers will also learn the basic techniques of acting, singing and dancing for musical theatre. Theatre fundamentals are emphasized with first-hand tricks to memorizing lines, character development, costuming, set design and so much more. Boys and girls are welcome!!!

This year our Performance will be TOPSY TURVEY... The Adventures of Joy and Sadness.

#108002-01 / Tu-Th / Jun 20-Jul 27
$179.00

NEW - Creative and Performing Arts Day Camp (Age:  5Y -18Y)

Time:  9:00am - 3:00pm

Lights! Camera! Action! Fun! Join us for a new spin on summer camp! New this summer, 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 small skits of all 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. 

- Kids will be divided by age groups
- Campers will swim daily
- Pick-up at the Stop Sign in the GMRC back lot
- Drop off at GMRC Room 2

Creative and Performing Arts Camp Week 7 Schedule

Creative and Performing Arts Camp Registration Form

 



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