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Best Illinois Summer Camps 2019 Directory

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Over 87 Illinois Summer Camps Listed Below with In-Depth Camp Info, including: Videos, Photos, Maps & Detailed Descriptions


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Best 2019 Summer Camps in Illinois

Many of our Illinois Camps are still adding to their info on their 2019 Summer Camps, Programs, Activities & Classes.

You can contact each camp you are interested in to get the latest info on all their 2019 Summer Programs for Teens and Kids.

Early-Bird & Multiple Camper Discounts at Illinois Camps for Summer 2019

Some of the Best 2019 Camps in Illinois offer "Early Bird" and/or Multiple Camper Discounts if you enroll in camp before a certain date, or if you are enrolling more than one camper -- check each camp's listing & website for more info, and for info on any available Camp Scholarships and Financial Aid.

Early Summer Camps, Programs, Workshops, & Classes in Illinois are Starting in May, 2019

Many of our Illinois Camps offer Early Summer Programs, Activities, Workshops & Classes starting in May, 2019.

Be sure to check the "Year-Round Programs and Other Camp Info" headings of each camp listing for specifics, or give any Camp you're interested in a call to check on Early Summer dates, times and availability.

Early Summer 2019 Camp Open Houses & Reunions

Many of our Camps will be hosting Early Summer Reunions for their previous campers, and Early Summer Open Houses for interested new campers and families. Each camp is different, and some offer activities for the entire family.

Contact the camp(s) directly to see if there are any Camp Reunion or Open House Plans for May, 2019.

Looking for Illinois Special Interest Camps or Programs?

Like Art Camps, Aquatics Camps, or Sailing Camps? There is a complete list of our current Special Interest Camp Directories a little farther down this page, and in the black bar at the very bottom of this page.

Best Illinois Early Summer Day Camps Starting in May, 2019

Looking for a Great Illinois Day Camp? Look at each camp's TYPE OF CAMP description. Many of our Best Illinois Day Camps also list their exact hours, and if they offer before and after camp activities.

Best Illinois Year-Round
Camps, Classes & Programs

Many of our Best Illinois Summer Camps also offer Year Round Camp Programs, Classes, and Activities. You should contact the camps you are interested in to see if they offer Fall, Winter and/or Spring Programs, too.

Best Illinois Early Summer Camp Jobs

Searching for Illinois Camp Jobs? Many of our Best Camps are now listing their 2019 Early Summer Camp Jobs, too. Look for the heading "Summer Camp Jobs" in each camp listing. You can also check any camp's website for their "Work at Camp" or "Early Summer Employment Opportunities" pages.

View Only IL Camps with Early Summer Work & Leadership Training Opportunities.

Some of the Best Camps in the Midwest are here in Illinois.

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Falcon Camp
Carrollton, OH
216.991.2489

Ages: 6 - 16 . Coed Campers. Overnight Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Widely recognized throughout the midwest as Ohio's premier summer camp since 1959, Falcon Camp offers a beautiful lakefront setting, a talented experienced staff and a wide variety of activities. Falcon provides an atmosphere that encourages young people to grow in spirit, skills, understanding, relationships, and attitudes. Fun for Now, Skills for Life is not just a catchy logo phrase but truly defines what Falcon is about.

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YMCA Camp Lakewood
Potosi, Missouri
888-386-9622

Ages: 6-17 . Coed Campers. Overnight Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: YMCA Camp Lakewood is an awesome overnight adventure for children ages 6-17! With 5,200 acres and 360-acre lake, kids get outdoors having fun, making friends and learning new skills. They participate in sports, equestrian, arts & crafts, caving, high adventure, water activities and more, and also learn about accomplishment, belonging and character.

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Brave Arts Theatre Workshop
Weston, Massachusetts
508-314-1792

Ages: 7-15 for day session, 11-17 for overnight session . Coed Campers. Overnight Camp. Day Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Brave Arts is a musical theater program for all levels of performers taught by professional actors and musicians. We teach the skills for musical theater on-stage while building community and confidence one child at a time off-stage. Each session ends with a showcase of theater and pop/rock songs and dances, featuring special moments for all of our performers. Don’t be surprised if you hear your child saying, “There is no place like home" - their new Brave Arts home.

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Camp Lantern Creek
Montgomery, Texas
936-597-8225

Ages: 7 - 17. All Girl Campers. Overnight Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Lantern Creek is an overnight camp for girls ages 7-17 located in the piney woods of Montgomery,Texas.  We have gone beyond the traditional rules for what summer camp "should" be and developed unexpected, wide-ranging activities with a common theme: fostering self-confidence and creative thinking in girls. We nurture a diverse group of girls to feel that they can accomplish anything - or at least try. We celebrate both successes and great attempts.

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Camp Pillsbury
Owatonna, Minnesota
507-214-2200

Ages: 6-17 . Coed Campers. Overnight Camp. Day Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Pillsbury is a unique summer camp for boys and girls ages 6 to 17. Strong offerings in Theater, Circus, Music, Dance, Sports, Magic, Technology, and more. More than 100 activities! Campers choose their activities daily, making each day special for each individual camper. Five, 2 WEEK sleepaway sessions begin June 9th to August 18th. Enroll now at: CampPillsbury.com.

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iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18
Locations: AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI
888-709-8324

Ages: 6 - 18 . Coed Campers. All Girl Campers. Overnight Camp. Day Camp. Half-Day & Full-Day Options.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999, and 150 prestigious campus locations including Stanford, Caltech, and NYU. Students ages 7-19 learn to code, design video games and Fortnite-inspired levels, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, work with AI and machine learning, and more! Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs that instill in-demand skills and embolden students to shape the future. 

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Camp Lantern Creek

iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18

Camp Pillsbury

YMCA Camp Lakewood


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iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18

Visit Our iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18 Website
1-888-709-8324
info[AT]iDTech.com
Held at 150+ prestigious campuses nationwide

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18 Video

CAMPER AGES: 6 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Half-Day & Full-Day, Overnight, and Weekend programs available.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999, and 150 prestigious campus locations including Stanford, Caltech, and NYU. Students ages 7-19 learn to code, design video games and Fortnite-inspired levels, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, work with AI and machine learning, and more! Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs that instill in-demand skills and embolden students to shape the future.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Computers, Math, Science, Technology, Academics, and more.

iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18 is a Top Summer Camp located in  Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Math, Technology, Video/Filmmaking/Photography and more. iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18 is a top camp for ages: 6 - 18.
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CAMP LOCATION: Camps are located at prestigious campuses nationwide. Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.idtech.com to find a location near you.

CAMP FACILITIES: Camps are held on university and school campuses. Most overnight campers stay in dorms and get the "college experience".

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999, and 150 prestigious campus locations including Stanford, Caltech, and NYU.

Students ages 7-19 learn to code, design video games and Fortnite-inspired levels, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, work with AI and machine learning, and more! Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs that instill in-demand skills and embolden students to shape the future.

Just 5-10 students per instructor (maximum 10) so students can e¬njoy personalized learning at their pace.

The top universities on the planet—Stanford, NYU, Caltech—have trusted and hosted our programs for over 15 years, inspiring students to dream BIG.

Want to learn from an energetic Stanford computer science major? A virtual reality guru from NYU? A game developer who wants to share her lifelong passion? We’ve bet our reputation on recruiting the top instructors in the country. Our 8:1 student-to-instructor guarantee ensures customized learning with the smallest class sizes, leading to “a-ha moments” and awesome outcomes. iD Tech summer courses are inclusive of every skill level and learning style.

Today, every career—from art to engineering to social work—requires a strong foundation in tech. With a focus on skills like problem-solving, critical thinking, and collaboration, our courses pave the way for bright futures in any field. Whether your child dreams of working at Facebook or Google, launching their own startup, or founding a nonprofit, their long-term skill development pathway starts here.

iD Tech also offers early-education STEM programs, all-girls tech camps, teen-only academies, and an online learning platform.

Get started today at Our Camp Website Link: www.iDTech.com or call (888) 709-8324 and join iD Tech as they inspire the makers of tomorrow.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.iDTech.com for the most up to date information on sessions, dates, and fees.

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iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 618

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Illinois Summer Camps

Please note that our list of 2019 Illinois Summer Camps also includes information on Illinois Summer Camp Scholarships, Financial Aid, and other 'Campership' or Financial Assistance. Look within each camp's description for the CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE heading.


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200 x 85 Body Contact Hockey Clinic
Woodridge, Illinois

Visit Our 200 x 85 Body Contact Hockey Clinic Website
630.442.7285
Woodridge Office
6690 South Rte 53
Woodridge, Illinois 60517

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our 200 x 85 Body Contact Hockey Clinic Video

CAMPER AGES: 9-15

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Boy Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: 200 x 85 LLC has announced its highly successful BODY CONTACT clinics this coming March. These clinics are one of a kind with "Checking Dummies" that provide players with an opportunity for professional instruction on the skills of awareness, angling, body position and body contact. Each session focuses on helping players develop their confidence in physical situations and reduce the likelihood of injury.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Team Sports, and more. Hockey Skills.

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200 x 85 Body Contact Hockey Clinic

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Illinois Day Camps
Offer Extended Day Options

Some Illinois Summer Camps offer Extended Hours, for Early Camper Drop-Off and Pick-Up. Be sure to check each camp's description under "TYPE OF CAMP" for complete information, and exact hours of any Extended Camp Day Options.

If you need these services, you should contact the camp to confirm availability.



Hoop Mountain Shooting & Scoring with Ryan Goodson
Bloomington, Illinois

Visit Our Hoop Mountain Shooting & Scoring with Ryan Goodson Website
630-539-2100
hoopmountain.dgibbs[AT]gmail.com
1312 Park St
Bloomington, Illinois 61701

CAMPER AGES: Going into 5th grade - Going into 12th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Boy Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: This Camp is a day or overnight camp which runs from July 29th-July 31st in which players will be directed by Ryan Goodson who has worked with many NBA players such Stephen Curry and Antawn Jamison. This Camp will combine the best aspects of a shooting camp and scoring camp into one to help players to become a better scorer. At the end of the camp players will receive Ryan Goodson's online training workouts for free. The camp is at Illinois Wesleyan University which is located right off intersection 74 and 55 which is about 2 hours away from Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: This camp is located at Illinois Wesleyan University which is right off intersection 74 and 55, which is about 2 hours away from Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis.

CAMP FACILITIES: Campers will stay in the Illinois Wesleyan University dorms and have meals in the dining hall at the University.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
The camp is July 29th- July 31st which will $395.00 for the 3 days.

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Hoop Mountain Shooting and Scoring with Ryan Goodson

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Teen Summer Camps in Illinois

Illinois Summer Camps for Teens sometimes include more 'intense' or immersive special interest activities, and can be much more rigorous and competitive. Teen Special Interest Camps in Illinois tend to have more focus on skills development, sometimes involving professional training standards, with age-appropriate activities and special camp events designed for teens.

Be sure to speak with each camp you are interested in, so you know exactly what to expect.


Ballroom Combo Dance Camp
Tinley Park, IL

Visit Our Ballroom Combo Dance Camp Website
708-532-6237
info[AT]heartsoledance.com
7038 W. 183rd St.
Tinley Park, IL 60477

CAMPER AGES: 6 - 8

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, and more. 5-Day Summer Dance Camp

CAMP LOCATION: We are located east of Harlem Ave. on 183rd St.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: These fun, high energy camps teach a mixture of smooth and rhythm dances throughout the learning of fun routines. Perform the routines on the last day for friends and family!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
July 14th-18th and/or August 11th-15th

Please refer to the studio's website for tuition fees

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Ballroom Combo Dance Camp

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Find Illinois Online Summer Camps, eCamps & Online Summer Recreation & Learning Programs

New Online Summer Camps, eCamps, & Online Summer Recreation & Learning Programs for Kids and Teens of all ages are now being offered here in Illinois, and in states all across the US and Canada.

To find these eCamps, you can do a search using the keywords "online camp" in the search box at the bottom of any directory page.


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Complete List of Illinois Special Interest Camps

Click on any of the links below to visit that special interest camp directory. You can return here to continue searching our directory of ALL Illinois Summer Camps.

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Camp Pillsbury

YMCA Camp Lakewood

iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18

Camp Lantern Creek


Play-Well TEKnologies LEGO Inspired STEM Camps
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Play-Well TEKnologies LEGO Inspired STEM Camps Website
415-578-2746
Multiple Locations in 28 States, Nationwide
543 Rubber Ave
Naugatuck, California 06770

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
224 Greenfield Avenue, Ste. B
San Anselmo, California 94960

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Play-Well TEKnologies LEGO Inspired STEM Camps Video

CAMPER AGES: 5 - 12

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Full Day and Half Day Options

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Play-Well TEKnologies uses LEGO-inspired engineering and hands on learning to teach kids STEM concepts. Learn about science, technology, engineering and math in our fun camps. We offer various themes like Minecraft, Star Wars, Girl Power and more!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Math, Science, Technology, and more.

Play-Well TEKnologies LEGO Inspired STEM Camps is a Top Summer Camp located in Naugatuck Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Technology, Math, Science and more. Play-Well TEKnologies LEGO Inspired STEM Camps is a top camp for ages: 5 - 12.
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CAMP LOCATION: Play-Well Teknologies has camp locations in 28 states across the U.S. including Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming. Each state has various locations for camps.

Play-Well TEKnologies offers camps at many locations in each state. Please visit our website to find a camp near you! Our Camp Website Link: www.play-well.org.

CAMP FACILITIES: We partner with park and rec facilities, and other organizations to offer camp in many locations.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We have outstanding instructors. They teach year-round and make the curriculum their own, so that each program is a uniquely fun experience.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Play-Well TEKnologies also offers after-school classes, team building workshops, homeschool workshops, birthday parties and more!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
We offer many sessions throughout the summer.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are always looking for more smart, creative, dynamic Engineering Instructors to lead our enrichment classes, summer camps and birthday parties throughout the year!

Now accepting applications for seasonal Summer Assistants to support our day camps around the country. Learn more here: Our Camp Website Link: play-well.org

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PlayWell TEKnologies LEGO Inspired STEM Camps

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International Summer Camps in Illinois

Some of our Illinois Summer Camps accept International Campers from all around the world. Some camps could offer special Summer International Programs, scholarships, or other incentives to international campers.

International Campers and Parents: Be sure to contact each Illinois Summer Camp you are interested in to see if they accept campers from other Countries, if they hire any international staff, or if they offer any Special Summer Programs for International Campers.


Google's Maker Camp
Available Online

Visit Our Google's Maker Camp Website
press[AT]google.com
Online Camp
Available Online

CAMPER AGES: 13-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Computers, Science, Technology, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: The Google Makers Camp is entirely online.

The following participating locations are providing internet access for free as well:

Rhode island
Warwick Public Library

New Hampshire
Keene Public Library
Boys & Girls Club of Nashua

Massachusetts
Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston: Jordan Boys and Girls Club
Boston Museum of Science
Duxbury Free Library
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Billerica
Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: A FREE summer camp for building, tinkering and exploring. Online and in your neighborhood!

Register here at Our Camp Website Link: www.makercamp.com

Each weekday morning, Maker will post a new project or activity on their Google+ page—30 things to make over six weeks. Each weekday afternoon at 2 PM, tune in to a live Google+ Hangout On Air to meet expert makers who create amazing things.

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Googles Maker Camp

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Find Illinois Special Interest Summer Camps

Illinois offers a great selection of Special Interest & Specialty Camps and Summer Programs. Check the black bar at the bottom of this page for a complete list of our Special Interest Camp Directories.


Engineering for Kids - Chicagoland
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Engineering for Kids - Chicagoland Website
866-EFK-STEM
866-335-7836

chicagoland[AT]engineeringforkids.com
Locations throughout Chicagoland, including
6300 Kingery Hwy, #214
Willowbrook, Illinois 60527

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
5 Chicagoland Locations

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
8626 W 142nd Place
Orland Park, IL 60462

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Engineering for Kids - Chicagoland Video

CAMPER AGES: 4-14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. After-school, Weekend, Winter Break, & Spring Break programs, too.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Kids ages 4 to 14 are introduced to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Education through programs such as after-school programs, classes, camps, workshops, and birthday parties. We also offer programs for home schooled students, scouts events, in-school field trips and parent's night out events! Winter Break & Spring Break camps, too.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Computers, Science, Technology, Academics, and more. STEM, Engineering & Robotics.

CAMP LOCATION: Programs offered in: Frankfort, Hinsdale/Willowbrook, Mokena, Oak Lawn and Orland Park

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: A wide range of STEM camps, classes and workshops are offered for each age group.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We offer a wide variety of year-round camps, classes, workshops and special programs, like birthday parties. Here are just a few examples below.

Please visit our website for complete details, at: Our Camp Website Link: www.engineeringforkids.com.

WINTER BREAK CAMPS:

We will be offering half-day STEM programs during the winter break at 2 convenient locations. For complete information on our 2017 Winter Break Camps, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.engineeringforkids.com.

JANUARY CAMPS:

Scratch:Video Sensing Software Engineering Camp

What is more fun than playing an interactive video game? Writing one! Video sensing allows students to design and program their own video games and then test them by interacting with the program via webcam. In this Scratch program, students work together to create their own games, art and musical instruments while exploring coding foundations. Get up and get moving with Engineering For Kids and Scratch: Video Sensing! Students will:

• Program a video game using if:then statements
• Create variables to measure time and keep score
• Understand how math is integrated in the coding of musical instruments
• Design custom animations using Scratch

AGES: 7-11

DAYS/TIMES: Fridays 4:00 - 5:30pm OR Saturdays from 10:30 to 12:00.

DATES: 6 weeks 1/13/17 to 2/17/17.

FEES: $195.00

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For detailed information on all our camps, classes and programs, please visit our Engineering for Kids - Chicagoland website, at: Our Camp Website Link: www.engineeringforkids.com.

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Engineering for KidsChicagoland

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Find Top Illinois Charter Schools for Fall 2019

Many Illinois Parents and Students are considering the benefits of attending a great, nearby, tuition-free Charter School in Illinois.

Here's a List of Illinois Charter Schools if you are interested in finding out more info.


Little Beans Cafe Summer Camp
Chicago, Illinois

Visit Our Little Beans Cafe Summer Camp Website
773-251-1025
chicagocamps[AT]littlebeanscafe.com
1809 W Webster Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60614

CAMPER AGES: 3-5

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Mon-Fri 9am-1pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Little Beans offers a fun filled camp for kids 3-5 years. Each week brings a new theme and unique fun. The weeks theme is included in the weeks activities and classes. Imaginative play, a daily class, a healthy snack and outdoor fun included everyday. Lunch can be brought from home or purchased for $5.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Located in Bucktown on Webster between Damen and Elston.

CAMP FACILITIES: Outdoor play on the deck as well as lots of indoor play in our playspace.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp for a Cause: Each week the kids will participate in a service project for a local charity tied to helping those in need enjoy active or imaginative play in a meaningful way.

LBC offers a half day session (9:00am-1:00pm), five days a week in Chicago. There are options to register for either five days/week, three days/week, two day/week or single days which can be purchased as a flex pass to be used throughout the summer. Campers enjoy daily camp activities including imaginative playtime in the LBC playspace, circle time with music and fun, crafts, a daily class, outdoor time on the LBC deck, healthy snack time and more! Each week we have a new theme. The theme will be tied to the week’s activities and classes.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Monday-Friday, 9am-1pm
June 12th, 2017 - September 1, 2017

Pricing: $200 for 5 days, $120 for 3 days, $80 for 2 days
*A deposit is taken for each week during registration

Don’t want to commit to a schedule? Consider a Flex Pass. Flex passes let you buy 5 or 10 days of camp and choose the dates to use throughout the 2017 camp session.

Flex Pass Rates:

$230 for 5 day flex pass

$460 for 10 day flex pass

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Little Beans Cafe Summer Camp

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 Check Out These *Featured Camp(s):

iD Tech Summer Programs for Ages 6-18

Camp Pillsbury

Camp Lantern Creek

YMCA Camp Lakewood


CYT Chicago Overnight Camp
Elgin, Illinois

Visit Our CYT Chicago Overnight Camp Website
847-516-2298
office[AT]cytchicago.org
Judson University
1151 North State Street
Elgin, Illinois 60123

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
755 Industrial Drive
Cary, IL 60013

CAMPER AGES: 14-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Monday-Friday

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Our week-long Overnight Camps not only focus on training in musical theater skills like singing, acting, and dancing, but also encourage the campers to delve deeper into their spiritual lives through teen-focused devotions. Camps are open to ages 14-18. Camp staff includes professional local artists, CYT Production Artistic Teams, and theater specialists.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Judson University's 90-acre Elgin campus is located at 1151 N. State St., Elgin, IL 60123 and is about 40 miles northwest of Chicago, just off Interstate 90 and State Route 31

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our week-long Overnight Camps not only focus on training in musical theater skills like singing, acting, and dancing, but also encourage the campers to delve deeper into their spiritual lives through teen-focused devotions.

Camp staff includes professional local artists, CYT Production Artistic Teams, and theater specialists. These counselors are high energy, experienced, and love working with kids! CYT aims to hire counselors who are great role models for our students. All CYT counselors have been background checked and adhere to our CYT Mission and Values.

Registration includes:
All lodging and meals at Judson University
Age appropriate bible studies and worship time
An exclusive Overnight Camp t-shirt
Vocal, Acting, and Dance Training with Theater Professionals
A chance to develop new friendships
An All Camp Musical Showcase performed on Friday evening

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We offer limited financial aid for our overnight camps. More information can be found on our website or by calling out office.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: CYT Chicago offers high quality performing arts classes in 16 different locations across Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin. With emphasis in drama, dance, musical theater, and vocal studies, any child ages 6-18 is sure to find a class that will pique their interest. Our classes are each 10 weeks long culminating with a showcase performance during the final week.

CYT Chicago also offers over 30 professional quality musical theater productions each year. Each production stars an auditioned cast of up to 120 talented students who are currently enrolled in one of our performing arts classes. With several public and school day shows, a CYT production is the perfect outing for anyone looking for a great theater experience!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
2019 Overnight Camp Schedule
June 17–21 — High School Camp (Ages 14–16*)
June 24–28 — Middle School Camp (Ages 12–14*)
July 8–12 — Pre-College Camp (Ages 16–18*)

*Age is counted by the Friday of the camp week.

Early Bird: Only $415 (Ends March 20th)
$430 regular rate.

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CYT Chicago Summer Camp
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our CYT Chicago Summer Camp Website
847-516-2298
office[AT]cytchicago.org
Many Summer Locations
Chicagoland to Milwaukee
IL and WI

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Illinois, Wisconsin

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
755 Industrial Drive
Cary, IL 60013

CAMPER AGES: 5-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Mon-Fri 9:00am-3:00pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: CYT Chicago is a non-profit theater arts education program for kids ages 5-18. Each summer, we offer day camps in over 40 different locations from the Chicagoland area to Milwaukee, WI! CYT Chicago offers a variety of summer camp programs that you will love! One of these programs includes Summer Day Camp which caters to kids ages 5-6 (Junior Day Camp), ages 7-12 Day Camp, and ages 11-18 (Teen camp). The curriculum for these camps include daily dance, vocal, and acting instruction to then create an awesome showcase performance at the end of each week to show off to our parents. Each week also includes daily devotional activities, indoor and outdoor games!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, and more.

CYT Chicago Summer Camp is a Top Summer Camp located in  Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band and more. CYT Chicago Summer Camp is a top camp for ages: 5-16.
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CAMP FACILITIES: We partner with area churches, utilizing their full indoor spaces for learning and other activities, and frequently enjoying the weather for themed activities outside.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our camp staff team consists of 100+ dedicated leaders who’ve worked in theater education or youth ministry. Staff members include Counselors age 18+, and adult Camp Coordinators who oversee each camp location. Our counselors have trained experience in dance, voice, and drama instruction. They enjoy working with campers to help them gain confidence, grow as performers, and most importantly have FUN!

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We offer financial aid for all of our camps. More information can be found on our website.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: CYT Chicago offers high quality performing arts classes in 16 different locations across Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin. With emphasis in drama, dance, musical theater, and vocal studies, any child ages 6-18 is sure to find a class that will pique their interest. Our classes are each 10 weeks long culminating with a showcase performance during the final week.

CYT Chicago also offers over 30 professional quality musical theater productions each year. Each production stars an auditioned cast of up to 120 talented students who are currently enrolled in one of our performing arts classes. With several public and school day shows, a CYT production is the perfect outing for anyone looking for a great theater experience!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Early Registration ONLY $195.00 (Ends March 20th)
$15.00 Sibling or Multiple Day Camp Discount
Standard rate is $210.00

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Bensenville Park District Camp
Bensenville, Illinois

Visit Our Bensenville Park District Camp Website
630-766-7015
gjohnson[AT]bensenvilleparkdistrict.org
1000 W. Wood Street
Bensenville, Illinois 60106

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
1000 W. Wood Street
Bensenville, IL 60106

CAMPER AGES: 6-15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: All camps include fun at the Bensenville Water Park & Splashpad and weekly field trips.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Swimming, Volleyball, Team Sports, Adventure, and more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO:
Adventure Camp is for six to 10-year-olds and offers a little of everything. Campers will create cool crafts, play games, go on field trips, enjoy afternoon pool time and visit the library. It’s a great time to make new friends, try new things and have fun.

Sports Camp helps kids improve skills in a variety of sports. All skill levels are welcome. Kids will have fun and learn good sportsmanship, as well as enjoy afternoon swimming and field trips. For six to 10-year-olds.

There’s also Teen Camp for 11 to 15-year-olds. Swimming, field trips, games and crafts, along with an opportunity to lead the younger camps, are all included.

Campers meet at the Park District’s Deer Grove Leisure Center, 1000 W. Wood Street in Bensenville. Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.bensenvilleparkdistrict.org for dates, costs and more info. Before and after extended care is available.

Bensenville Park District| 1000 W. Wood Street | 630-766-7015Our counselors are at least 18 years old and have undergone training to provide a positive camp experience for children of ages 6 to 15. All camp staff have been trained in first aid procedures and certified in CPR. Bensenville Park District conducts background checks on all staff.

Our mission is to provide safe play and learning opportunities that promote development, teamwork, and fun!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete camp info, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.bensenvilleparkdistrict.org.

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Old Town School of Folk Music Summer Camp
Chicago, Illinois

Visit Our Old Town School of Folk Music Summer Camp Website
773.728.6000
camp[AT]oldtownschool.org
Old Town School of Folk Music
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60625

CAMPER AGES: 4 & 5 and 6-10

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Weekdays, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Science, Academics, and more. Social Studies & History

CAMP LOCATION: Summer Camp for 6-10 year-olds takes place at our Lincoln Square location - 4544 N. Lincoln Ave in Chicago, Illinois. Camp for 4 & 5 year-olds takes place at our 909 W. Armitage location.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Music, art, theater, dance, movement, social studies, science, history, outdoor play, and more.

Our campers are surrounded by a diverse and extremely talented staff of teachers and counselors who encourage campers to learn in a variety of ways. We offer a program rich in teaching styles, and we strive to connect personally with all of the children in the program.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Summer Camp at the Old Town School is an enriching, exciting, and educational way for your child to experience the summer in Chicago! The program includes music education, visual arts, theater, dance, movement, social studies, science, history, outdoor play, and more. Our summer camp environment is one in which children will learn to think independently, work cooperatively, and discover their own creativity. We encourage our campers to work both individually and in groups, thereby learning to appreciate other's skills as well as their own.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:

First Session: June 23 - July 18

Second Session: July 21 - August 15

$1,600 for each 4-week session, with extended hours for an additional $500 per session.

For more information, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.oldtownschool.org

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Hi-Five Sports Camp
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Hi-Five Sports Camp Website
480-250-1833
602-421-6236

slpadgett77[AT]gmail.com
11875 N 24th Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85028

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
California
Illinois
Arizona

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
9313 E Desert Arroyos
Scottsdale, AZ 85255

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 4-12 years

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Weekdays 9am-3pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Football, Baseball, Weightloss, Soccer, Golf, Swimming, Team Sports, and more. Lacrosse, Floor Hockey, Team Handball, & Other Field Sport Activities.

CAMP LOCATION: Cactus Road, 2 minutes west of the AZ 51. Our indoor sports experience is based at the campus of Paradise Valley Christian Prep. Please call for locations in other states.

CAMP FACILITIES: Hi-Five groups campers in their own "Division" by age grouping. We then form teams from these divisions and assign each a college name and a team coach. Then campers spend the day doing what they love most... playing team sports. Almost everything within an air-conditioned environment. For parents, it is about keeping their children active, healthy, and happy; but for kids summer means no school, non-stop sports, and a lot of fun. LUNCHES ARE INCLUDED FOR ALL CAMPERS.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO:

HI-FIVE STORY
Founded by the Tuchman Family in 1990, Hi-Five Sports Clubs evolved from a
single-operation in Chicago’s North Shore suburbs to a multi-city organization with locations in Arizona, California, Downtown Chicago and New York… and we’re still growing!!

WHAT WE’RE ABOUT
Hi-Five Sports clubs offers programming for children PreK-8th grade, including classes, leagues and of course, camps!! At Hi-Five, FUN is the name of the game. On top of helping boys and girls develop and train new skills on and off of the playing fields, Hi-Five believes that kids should feel good about themselves. We’re all about fair play, sportsmanship and living a healthy lifestyle… not just competition!!

Staffed with experienced professionals who love working with kids, Hi-Five provides a safe, well equipped and positive environment where young athletes can thrive… Where kids can be more than kids… They can be All-Stars!!

Join Us and Get in the Game Today!!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: CIT (7th/8th graders) pay $95 per week; lunch included. CITs will learn how to develop and lead group programs both on and off campus. Future employment available upon 4 week completion of our CIT program.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Call for available discounts.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: After School Sports Club, Lil Kickers Soccer, Golf Lessons, Tackle and Flag Football, as well as Fall/Winter/Spring Break Camps.

Coming soon... batting cages and other sport specific training.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
May 27 through July 25, 2014

$155-$240 per week

Call for details about other available discounts... such as team of 5 discount, sibling discount, multi-week discount, etc.

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Chicago Filmmakers Sceenwriting Class
Chicago, Illinois

Visit Our Chicago Filmmakers Sceenwriting Class Website
(773) 293-1447
coop[AT]chicagofilmmakers.org
Chicago Filmmakers
5243 N. Clark St.
Chicago, Illinois 60640

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Chicago Filmmakers
5243 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

CAMPER AGES: 13-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. June 22-26, 10:00am - 3:00pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Is your teen a natural storyteller? A creative mind with a passion for film? This workshop will cover the basics of screenwriting to help transform their stories and ideas into shootable scripts.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Academics, and more.

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Two Roads Theatre Project - Summer Acting Lab 2018
Chicago, Illinois

Visit Our Two Roads Theatre Project - Summer Acting Lab 2018 Website
312-772-3057
tworoadschicago[AT]gmail.com
Pendulum Space
1803 W. Byron St., Suite 215
Chicago, Illinois 60613

CAMPER AGES: 8 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. July 16th - 29th, M-F, 9:00am - 12pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Explore the art of acting at our Summer Acting Lab! Through the use of exercises and activities, students in our small classes will learn the basics of Acting, express their inherent creativity, and most importantly, have fun in the process! This collaborative experience culminates in a final performance of an original theater piece devised by the class. Come join our camp and be a part of a community of artists! All levels of experience are welcome.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Individualized attention and small student/teacher ratios are priorities of our program.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Theater, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in Chicago. Classes will meet at Pendulum Space at 1803 West Byron Street (2nd floor, Suites 215-216), a secure building dedicated to educational and art class facilities. We are near the Ravenswood/Lincoln Square/North Center neighborhoods.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our facilities include three acting studios and an adjacent lobby.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Please email tworoadschicago[AT]gmail.com to inquire about scholarship opportunities.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
The Summer Acting Lab runs from July 16th - July 29th, 2018.

Classes meet Monday - Friday from 9:00am - 12pm.

The Lab includes 10 class sessions over a period of two weeks (Monday- Friday, July 16th - 29th) and a short performance on the evening of 7/30.

Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.tworoadschicago.com for more details!

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Big Man, Perimeter, Point Guard Camp
Bloomington, Illinois

Visit Our Big Man, Perimeter, Point Guard Camp Website
hoopmountain.dgibbs[AT]gmail.com
1312 Park St,
Bloomington, Illinois 61701

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: The Big Man, Perimeter, and Point Guard Camps are four days in which you will improve your skills as a Big Man, Point Guard, or shooter. Will have coaches teaching each position for which ever one you sign up for.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Computers, Math, Science, Technology, Academics, and more. Entrepreneurship
Financial Responsibility
Leadership
Business Acumen
Wealth Building
Relationship Management
Economics
Business Ethics
Workplace Behaviors

CAMP LOCATION: We are located at Illinois Wesleyan about 2 Hours form Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis. Were right of intersection 74.

CAMP FACILITIES: The Campers will be staying in the dorms and will have breakfast, lunch, and dinner in the dining halls at the college.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camps run from July 26th- July 29th at 455.00 for the 4 days. This is also on our website for more information.

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Camp Wego
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Camp Wego Website
352-445-2044
352-249-6783

info[AT]campwego.com
Florida Locations

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Florida, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

CAMPER AGES: 14-65

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Travel Tours Camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Wego offers high-quality tours for teen and adults with special needs year around. Our travel programs are unforgettable adventures. We are not your ordinary travel Camp! On our exciting, supervised educational travel programs, individuals learn new skills, make lifelong friends and explore extraordinary cultures in United States and abroad.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Camp Wego is a Travel camp serving teens and adult with special needs ages 14-65. We are a small travel special needs camp that travel in the United States and abroad. We are able to provide low staffing ratios, 1 to 4. (1:1 if needed) We have highly credentialed and experienced staff so each individuals needs are met. We add new and innovative travel and activities each year.

Our travel is designed to enhance social, friendship, culture, and other vital life skills that promote independence. Camp Wego helps travelers make new friends while traveling in a safe, fun and educational environment.

We offer high-quality supervised tours for teens and adults with special needs year around. Our travel programs are specialized for individuals with Developmental Disabilities, Autism, Learning Disabilities, ADHD and Asperger's syndrome.

Individuals must be ambulatory and be able to take care of personal hygiene needs.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Swimming, Team Sports, Adventure, Travel, and more. Travel, Travel Abroad, Cruises, Camping, Sightseeing, Theme Parks, Culture

CAMP LOCATION: Our year-round office is located in Florida. Our trips depart and operate from many of domestic and international locations. Our staff training is held every year in Florida.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Wego is fully committed to developing life and social skills for individuals with special needs ages 14 and up. We believe that our travel trips are a great way to experience independence, improve social skills, and increase self-esteem in a secure, safe and also an exciting environment. Our primary goals are to help travelers build self-esteem, develop better social skills and self-expression, make and maintain friendships, improve fine motor skills, gross motor skills, and sensory integration.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Camp Wego travels year around.

OTHER CAMP INFO: No Financial aid offered.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Most trips cost $1000 and up

For complete info visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campwego.com

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Page to Screen at the Actors Training Center
Wilmette, Illinois

Visit Our Page to Screen at the Actors Training Center Website
847-251-8710
info[AT]actorstrainingcenter.com
1122 Central Ave
2nd Floor
Wilmette, Illinois 600091

CAMPER AGES: 4th - 8th & 9th - 12th Grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Monday - Friday, dates and times depend on age (listed below)

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: This unique summer program has students working from an original short film script written by the students under the guidance of professional storyteller and actress, Stephanie Chavara or professional improviser, Tim Soszko. Next we bring in a professional filmmaker and students experience acting and working on a movie set while building important interpersonal skills. Their film will be screened for the public at a red carpet premiere at the the Wilmette Theatre. Our 9th – 12th grade section delves into a more sophisticated and comprehensive approach to filmmaking.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located approximately 20 miles from the Chicago Loop in the beautiful suburb of Wilmette, IL. We are about a 30-40 minute drive from the heart of the city.

CAMP FACILITIES: We are located on the second floor of the historic Wilmette Theatre. Our accommodations include two studios, a theatre, and an off-site auxiliary space, under a 5 minute drive away from our central campus.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The Actors Training Center has been a reputable center from training actors K - Adult for almost a decade.

Our executive director, Carole Dibo, is constantly in touch with what the industry needs and expects from actors of all ages.

With frequent guest instructors like LA Casting Director Deb Dion & House of Cards Casting Director, Julie Schubert; Chicago talent agents from Stewart, Gray, and Paonessa; and Writer/Director David Singer, Dibo implements topical and critical lessons from current industry professionals into every class available at ATC.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We do offer financial aid for students. More information can be found on our website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.actorstrainingcenter.org.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: The Actors Training Center offers year-round training for actors Kindergarten - Adult. We offer current, up-to-date training from professionals in the industry: actors, writers, directors from Chicago and as far as L.A.

For more information about our Fall, Winter, & Spring class, visit our WEBSITE at: Our Camp Website Link: www.actorstrainingcenter.org or CONTACT our office: 847.251.8710 | email: info[AT]actorstrainingcenter.com.

OTHER CAMP INFO: We are offer two sections: a 4th - 8th Grade division and a 9th - 12th Grade section!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
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4th-8th Grade
July 3rd - July 14th // 9:00am - 1:00pm

(there will be class on July 4th)

9th - 12th Grade
June 19th - June 30th // 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Both sections are $925

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Decoma Day Camp
Northbrook, Illinois

Visit Our Decoma Day Camp Website
847-272-4560
847-945-4455

info[AT]decomadaycamp.com
decomadaycamp[AT]aol.com
4350 Walters Ave
Northbrook, Illinois 60015

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
1304 Rosewood Ave
Deerfield, IL 60015

CAMPER AGES: 3 to 13

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Imagine a fantastic summer designed to fit your needs: choose any weeks, 5 or 3 days, transportation, free extended care. We emphasize participation and fun while learning new skills and making lasting friendships. Our program includes swimming, sports, climbing wall, crafts, music, dance, archery, fishing, gymnastics, martial arts, biking, photography, theme days and more! Optional specialty camps: Golf, Horseback Riding, and Tennis.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Decoma is nut free and peanut free.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Basketball, Football, Baseball, Cheerleading, Soccer, Golf, Gymnastics, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Martial Arts, Team Sports, Adventure, and more. Archery, Circus Arts, Climbing Wall, Field Trips, Fishing, Gaga, Lacrosse, Martial Arts, Mountain Biking, Overnighters, Trampball, Volleyball, & Fantastic Special Event Days.

Decoma Day Camp is a Top Summer Camp located in Northbrook Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Golf, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics and more. Decoma Day Camp is a top camp for ages: 3 to 13.
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CAMP LOCATION: Decoma is located on eleven beautiful acres in Northbrook, Illinois. We are on Walters Avenue, 1/4 mile west of Sanders, 3/4 mile south of Dundee Road and 1 1/2 miles north of Willow Road (Palatine Road). Please visit our website for lots of photos!

CAMP FACILITIES: In addition to several expansive athletic fields, there is a spacious wooded area for recreation out of the sun. Campers enjoy the use of tennis courts, swimming pool, basketball court, fishing pond, sand volleyball court, miniature golf course, archery range, gymnastics area, climbing wall, gaga pit, mountain biking trails, trampball court and much more! Several large buildings accommodate indoor activities during inclement weather.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Decoma is proud to offer the following options:

SHORTENED DAY PROGRAM for children ages 3 – 5
provides a fun-filled day led by adult counselors and includes bus transportation, daily swimming instruction, lunch, and numerous sports and activities all appropriate to the age, attention span, and energy level of three through five-year-olds.

FULL DAY PROGRAM for children ages 4 – 13
Campers swim twice a day, and exceptional Red Cross instruction is provided by trained staff in our spacious, heated pool. The fun continues on land with tennis, team sports, trampball, climbing wall, crafts, dance, archery, drama, fishing, gymnastics, martial arts, mountain biking, photography, circus arts, theme days, field trips and much more!

OPTIONAL SPECIALTY CAMPS for children ages 7 – 13
in GOLF, HORSEBACK RIDING, and TENNIS. Specialty Camp presents the unique opportunity for campers to concentrate in specific areas of interest at state-of-the-art facilities, combined with a blend of traditional camp activities.

Our accreditation by the American Camping Association and the American Red Cross continues to prove our commitment to the highest standards for our campers.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Since 1949 Decoma has provided generations of children with fantastic summers, special friendships and memories to last a lifetime. Highlights include: individual attention, small staff/camper ratios, mature experienced counselors and flexible programming (5 or 3 days a week--4 week minimum--choose any weeks). Decoma is about having summer fun while learning new skills, making lasting friendships, and enhancing self-esteem and self reliance. At Decoma each child is special to us. We pride ourselves on getting to know every camper as an individual and work with the family to provide the best possible summer experience. WE TREAT YOUR FAMILY LIKE FAMILY!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
2017 DATES -- Our 69th Summer!
YOU CAN DESIGN YOUR CHILD'S SUMMER PROGRAM TO FIT YOUR NEEDS!

8-WEEK CAMP SEASON: JUNE 12 TO AUGUST 4

POSTCAMP WEEK:
August 7 to August 11

Campers are required to enroll in a minimum of four weeks of camp. However, many campers enroll for 5,6,7,8 or more weeks. Camper weeks do not have to be consecutive. CHOOSE ANY WEEKS!

Our camp fee INCLUDES daily hot lunch, transportation, free extended care, and swimming twice/day with expert instruction.

Please see our Website for more information and to view fantastic photos from the summer. You'll see how much fun we have at Decoma Day Camp!

Feel free to contact us at any time with any questions you may have or to schedule a tour or home video presentation. We look forward to hearing from you!

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Decoma is currently hiring for the summer.  If you are enthusiastic, energetic, sun-loving and enjoy working with children this is the summer job for you!  Apply on-line at Our Camp Website Link: www.decomadaycamp.com or give us a call at 847-945-4455.

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Skyhawks Sports Academy Summer Sports Camps
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Skyhawks Sports Academy Summer Sports Camps Website
800-804-3509
skyhawks[AT]skyhawks.com
Over 500 Locations Nationwide
Mead, WA

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
CA, CO, CT, FL, IA, ID, IL, IN, KY, MA, MI, MN, MT, NH, NY, OH, OR, PA, TX, WA, WI, and WY

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
6311 E. Mt. Spokane Park Dr., Suite B
Mead, WA 99021

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Skyhawks Sports Academy Summer Sports Camps Video

CAMPER AGES: 3 thru 12. Not all ages available in all areas.

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Hours vary by camp and age level.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Football, Baseball, Cheerleading, Soccer, Golf, Tennis, Volleyball, Team Sports, and more. Lacrosse, Mini-Hawk, Multi-Sport, Quickstart, Tiny-Hawk, Track & Field, & Volleyball Too!

CAMP LOCATION: Skyhawks Sports Camps are located in cities throughout the state. Please see our website for exact locations near you at Our Camp Website Link: www.skyhawks.com

CAMP FACILITIES: Modern practice fields and facilites with top-notch training and safety equipment.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Since 1979, Skyhawks sports has led safe, fun and skill-focused sports camps and programs for youth between the ages of 3-12.

We offer many different different sports--and countless ways for your child to grow. The camps range from soccer to baseball to our popular mulit-sport camps where kids sample three different sports (soccer, basketball and baseball) in one camp.

Our camps and programs are offered locally throughout over 500 communities. The format includes traditional week-long summer day camps and year-round after-school programs that range from 45 minutes to 6 hours in duration, per day. Our progression of camps and programs, led by our expert staff, are generated toward youth looking for a sport introduction or those who want to refine and master their sport-specific skills.

For Detailed Information on ALL of our summer sports camps, please visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.skyhawks.com.

Our coaches and site directors make a significant difference to your child�s on-field experience. Chosen for their strong personal character, responsibility, and capacity to effectively communicate sports skills to youth, our staff will make the extra effort every time to ensure that your children have the best on-field/court experience, emphasize teamwork, and learn life skills through sports. Our staff are required to complete our extensive certification process.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We offer financial aid for those families that qualify. Please call 1.800.804.3509 for an application.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We offer year round programs in select states, please see our website for complete information on all Skyhawks Sport Camps in your area.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Skyhawks Sports Camps are SAFETY FOCUSED!

At Skyhawks we go the extra mile to focus on safety, and we have a long-standing proven safety track record and processes to prove it. For example, all Skyhawks Sports camps start and end with our unique safety process called �Gate System and Parking Lot Duty.� This process is where coaches come and greet both parents and campers in the parking lot when parents pull up to drop off their children.

Our staff guide the kids onto the field/court and out of harm�s way by funneling them into our gate system. Eye contact is maintained from each one of our staff members until the kids make it onto the field/court where they are grouped by age. This efficient process ensures safety. Additionally, it develops a level of trust between parent, coach, and child that ultimately leads to a fun and skill-focused camp for youth.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Skyhawks Sports Camps are offered throughout the summer, and specific dates and times vary from location to location.

Fees vary depending on age, duration of camp, and location.

You can find a complete list of sessions, times, and fees for ALL the Skyhawks Sports Camps in your area at: Our Camp Website Link: www.skyhawks.com.

Or feel free to call us at: 800-804-3509.

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Camp CBG at the Chicago Botanic Garden
Glencoe, Illinois

Visit Our Camp CBG at the Chicago Botanic Garden Website
247-835-8361
awells[AT]chicagobotanic.org
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, Illinois 60022

CAMPER AGES: 6 months to 12 years

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp CBG offers morning and afternoon camps, supervised lunch, and full-day camps to give parents flexible scheduling options from June 20 – August 19, 2016. Spend a week or the whole summer at the Garden!

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Extra-special attention
Please let us know on your child’s Emergency/Health History Form if your child has special needs: i.e. physical, emotional, educational, or medical. Advise us of any severe allergies or chronic illness. This includes information regarding food or airborne allergies. If your child will require special accommodations, please call (847) 835-8361 to discuss your situation prior to registering.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Fine Arts/Crafts, Science, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION:

The Chicago Botanic Garden is easy to find and easy to reach, approximately 20 miles north of Chicago in Glencoe, IL.

CAMP FACILITIES: The Chicago Botanic Garden’s signature day camp provides exciting, fun, and enriching outdoor learning experiences for your child utilizing all the Garden facilities and spaces.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp CBG Mission
The mission of the Chicago Botanic Garden is to promote the enjoyment, understanding, and conservation of plants in the natural world.

Our Goals for your Camper: Make nature play a part of daily activities, Introduce activities that explore connections between nature and the following: art, science, math, literacy, movement, and cooking, Provide age-appropriate, hands-on activities, Incorporate experiential learning into camp curriculum, Offer opportunities for campers to take a piece of the Garden home. Camp CBG is an alchohol, drug, and weapon-free program.

Age Limits
Please note the age groupings for each camp group:

My First Camp Age 2: campers must be born on or before September 1, 2014.

My First Camp Age 3: campers must be born on or before September 1, 2013.

Green Sprouts: must be entering Jr. Kindergarten or Kindergarten September 2016 (most campers are ages 4-5).

Green Thumbs: must be entering grades 1-2 September 2016 (most campers are ages 6-7).

Explorers: must be entering grades 3-4 September 2014 (most campers are ages 8-9).

Adventurers: must be entering grades 5-7 September 2016 (most campers are ages 10-12).

We regret that we cannot make any exceptions to this policy. Campers in the Green Sprouts group and above must be toilet trained.

Parent Information
A weekly Camp CBG syllabus for each camp will be e-mailed to you the week prior to your child's camp. It will also be available from your child's teacher on the first day of camp. Each syllabus will list the day's activities and include suggestions to help you and your camper share the camp experience. The order of events may change due to weather or other circumstances beyond our control.

Emergency/Health History Forms
Camp CBG does not require a medical examination to attend camp; however, we ask that you fill out our Emergency/Health History Form as soon as you complete your online registration. In order for your child to attend camp, we must have a completed Emergency/Health History Form on file by June 1, 2016. You can submit a form here.

Camper Illness/Injury
Should your child become ill or injured while attending Camp CBG, you will be notified by phone immediately by the Camp Manager. Our teachers are trained in First Aid, and our Chicago Botanic Garden Security Staff are CPR/First Aid/Defibrillator trained and respond to all emergencies. The Security Team will determine if Glencoe Public Safety should respond to an injury.

Before- and After-Camp Care
We are happy to offer before-camp and after-camp care for your camper. Program will be supervised by Camp CBG staff. Activities will include games, art projects, and gardening. Pack an extra snack for your camper for after-camp care. Morning fees are $50/camper/per week; afternoon fees are $63/camper/week, and cannot be pro-rated for partial use; no membership discount available.

Morning hours are 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. and afternoon hours are 3 – 5:30 p.m.

No drop-ins. Campers must be preregistered for this service. No on-site registration is available.
Children must be signed in with staff at the Learning Center at drop-off.
Evening pick-up will take place in the Learning Center. Parents/caregivers will be asked for photo identification at pick-up. There is a late fee of $15 for pick up between 5:30 and 5:45 p.m. An additional $1 per minute will be charged after 5:45 p.m. Late fees are payable by cash, check, or credit card at the time of pick-up. Repeated late pick-ups may result in the loss of this service.

Snacks
Camp CBG does not provide daily snacks to Campers. Please pack a nut-free snack for your camper each day. We will take a snack break mid-morning and mid-afternoon daily. Some camps may be making their own additional snacks during Camp CBG. If your child has food allergies or diet restrictions that may prevent him/her from consuming nut-free snacks, please specify to what degree on the Emergency/Health History Form.

Lunch
Camp CBG offers a supervised lunch period for campers in Green Sprouts, Green Thumbs, and Explorers who enroll in morning and afternoon camps for $10 per child/week. Pack a nut-free lunch for your child that does not require refrigeration, and we will supervise your child during the lunch break (noon – 12:30 p.m.) and escort your child to his/her afternoon camp.

Staffing
In order to provide the best possible experiences for your children, one-week camps are limited to 12 or 15 campers and two-week camps are limited to 20 campers. My First Camp is limited to 12 child/adult pairs per camp. Camps are led by Chicago Botanic Garden staff and qualified teachers, with assistance from interns and volunteers. Biographies of your campers' instructors will be available online this spring.

Camper Code of Conduct
You will be asked to review the CBG Camper Code of Conduct upon completion of the Emergency/Health History Form.

Campers will treat their fellow campers, instructors, and volunteers with respect.
Campers will follow directions and stay with their group.
Please read and discuss these expectations with your child. In the event that a camper does not follow the Code of Conduct, or his or her behavior endangers other campers or interferes with an instructor's ability to provide programming, the coordinator of Camp Programs or camp instructor will inform the parent at pick-up or through a phone call. If a second incident occurs, parents may be asked to withdraw their child from camp. Refunds will not be given for behavior-related withdrawals.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Ages 13 – 15

Our Leaders in Training program is the perfect summer experience for teens with an interest in science and education. Participants help prepare for camps, assist teachers during the day, and learn life skills that will benefit them in future job searches and college preparation.

The LIT program is a two-week commitment, meeting Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. throughout the summer. Each LIT will be scheduled in weeklong timeframes. Two consecutive weeks are preferred, but not required. Applications will be available until the program fills. LIT interviews will be conducted from February through April, and participants will receive training before camp begins.

Application materials will be available in December. Please call (847) 835-8361 to request an application.

OTHER CAMP INFO:
Pick-up/Drop-off
We offer an optional in-car drop-off/pick-up for camp families and carpools on our Learning Center Campus driveway. Details about camper drop-off and pick-up will be communicated via e-mail in early June. Should you prefer to park and walk your child to his/her camp instructor daily, you may park in lot 6 and follow the crosswalk to the drop-off area, located in the Children's Learning Center Lawn. Camp groups will leave the drop-off area promptly at 9:30 a.m. for morning camps and 12:30 p.m. for afternoon camps. If a child misses the departure of his/her camp group, it is the responsibility of the caregiver who brings that child to check in, and then escort the camper to his/her camp location for that day. If your child will be absent, please let us know by calling (847) 835-8361. If you must pick your child up early from camp, you must contact us by phone or send a note to camp with your child so that we can make arrangements for early pick-up ahead of time.

Please Do Not Bring to Camp
The Garden is NOT responsible for any item lost or broken during camp. Please leave the following items at home: personal video game players, cellphones, MP3 players/iPods, and iPad-type devices.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: register.chicagobotanic.org.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Any Camp CBG job postings will be found on the Chicago Botanic Garden's Employment webpage at: Our Camp Website Link: www.chicagobotanic.org.

Interested individuals may also contact the Manager directly at awells[AT]chicagobotanic.org.

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Virtuoso Performing Arts
Morton Grove, Illinois

Visit Our Virtuoso Performing Arts Website
847-998-9900
vpa[AT]VirtuosoPerformingArts.com
8120 Lehigh
Suite 105
Morton Grove, Illinois 60053

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Musical Theater Camp:
(Grades 4-12; all levels)

- Fully-staged production of “Shrek The Musical”
- Professional production process
- Audition experience
- Music, dance, acting workshops
- Guest speakers — Q & A
- Arts & Crafts (day camp only)

All Musical Theater Camp students are required to audition for their roles in the musical. All students will receive a role. Students enrolling after June 1st will be admitted into the program at the discretion of the director.

Mini Musical Munchkins
(Grades 1-3; all levels)

Overview:
- Offers a taste of a professional musical production experience for VPA’s youngest musical theater students
- Culminates in a fully-staged production of “Shrek The Musical” performed with VPA’s 4th-12th grade Musical Theater Camp students (see right)
- Class time includes acting/voice/movement warm-ups, games and workshops, and artistic projects related to the production
- Price includes all rehearsals, costumes and performances for “Shrek The Musical”

Dance Intensives
(Grades 3-12; intermediate/advanced levels)

Grades 3-5 | Int Levels (includes lunch break)
July 21-24, Tues-Fri — 10:30-2:00 pm

Intensives will cover some or all of the following:
Ballet · Jazz · Modern · Hip Hop · Tap*
Conditioning · Nutrition · Composition· Improv

Faculty recommendation required for enrollment.

*Beginning tappers welcome

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Musical Theater, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Camp is held at the Virtuoso Performing Arts studio, located in Morton Grove, Il.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Virtuoso Performing Arts provides classes and lessons in dance, acting, music and tumbling throughout the year. Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.virtuosoperformingarts.com to learn more.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.virtuosoperformingarts.com for more camp information.

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Nike College Prospect Cross Country Camp at Elmhurst College
Elmhurst, Illinois

Visit Our Nike College Prospect Cross Country Camp at Elmhurst College Website
1-800-645-3226
running[AT]ussportscamps.com
190 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst, Illinois Elmhurst

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 12-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Conveniently located just 17 miles outside Chicago, Elmhurst College is an ideal location for summer training. Crushed limestone paths and grass running surfaces are within a short distance from campus. Campers will also have access to running on the Elmhurst College track and artificial turf soccer field.

Boys and girls ages 12-18 will learn the fundamentals necessary for efficient running. Drills to improve proper mechanics and form will be incorporated daily. A combination of distance and speed training will be utilized to help each runner prepare for his or her cross-country season. Mini clinics will be taught by staff and guest speakers to help campers learn applicable training theory, drills and functional core strength.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Weightloss, and more. Running, Cross Country.

CAMP LOCATION: Conveniently located just 17 miles outside Chicago

CAMP FACILITIES: Camp Director Charlie Kern has been coaching since 1991. Charlie is currently the Head boys track coach and assistant cross country coach at York HS in Elmhurst, IL. He has coached conference, sectional, state and national championship teams. Charlie has coached at the club, middle school, high school, and junior college levels.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
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Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com

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Camp McCormick
Stillman Valley, Illinois

Visit Our Camp McCormick Website
815-234-8622
630-897-1565

fdupczak[AT]girlscoutsni.org
9995 N. Girl Scout Rd.
Stillman Valley, Illinois 61084

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
200 New Bond St.
Sugar Grove, IL 60554

CAMPER AGES: 6-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Family Camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Girl Scouts

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Summer Family Camp

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Fine Arts/Crafts, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Adventure, Travel, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Camp McCormick is 425 acres of woods and prairie, located about an hour and a half northwest of Chicago and 25 minutes southwest of Rockford.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Camperships are available for current members of Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Family Fun Overnight - July 25-26 - A family that camps together, makes a s'more together! Splash in the pool, go for a hike, and make something in arts & crafts to remember this camp session together.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are currently hiring for all camp positions - counselor, kitchen staff, waterfront staff, and specialty areas. Please contact Felecia for more information.

Please email fdupczak[AT]girlscoutsni.org or visit our website nat Our Camp Website Link: www.girlscoutsni.org for application materials.

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Broadway Break Thru
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Broadway Break Thru Website
917-686-6367
workshops[AT]broadwaybreakthru.com
1690 Newtown-Langhorne Road
Newtown, Pennsylvania 18940

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
July 6 - 11
Winnetka, IL

July 13 - 18
Pre-College & College Summer Intensive at Roosevelt University in Chicago

July 20 - 25
Andover, Massachusetts

July 27 - August 1
Grand Rapids, Michigan

August 3 - 8
Newtown, PA

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
1515 Broadway
#3706
New York, NY 10036

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 8 - 20

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. 9am - 5pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Susan G Komen Foundation.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Broadway Break Thru, is the most comprehensive, quality performing arts experience, with individual classes for students ages 8 – 20. Our week-long intensive being held August 3 – 8 at George School in Newtown, will feature exclusive auditions for each participant with Broadway's "Matilda" and New York's top talent agency, Stewart Talent. Throughout the week, students will create their own films that will premiere in a student film festival, along with a live performance of Disney's "Frozen".

SAVE $100 if you register by April 15th!

Celebrity Guest faculty of previous years have included: Drew Van Acker (Pretty Little Liars & Devious Maids), Megan Hilty (Smash and Broadway Wicked), Skylar Astin (Pitch Perfect and Broadway Spring Awakening), Amber Riley (GLEE and Off Broadway Cotton Club), Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family and Broadway Spelling Bee), Jonathan Groff (GLEE and Spring Awakening), and many more.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: The BBT Summer Intensive is located at acclaimed international boarding school, George School in Bucks County.

CAMP FACILITIES: George School is oaks and hemlocks, dogwoods and redbuds. It’s cleome blossoms in the bushes and clover in the grass. It’s running paths through the woods and Frisbee on the lawns. It’s red brick buildings, old wooden desks, wireless internet.

George School is the solar-powered Alternative Energy Center. It’s a Philadelphia meetinghouse from 1812 conserved and moved to our campus. It’s future-minded sustainability and a Zen-ish bear hug of the present. It’s hundreds of research databases and ebooks at the library, 600 seats at the arts center, and one-on-one meetings with a teacher.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: BBT has been featured on NBC, CBS, ABC and FOX and has been named the most comprehensive, quality performing arts summer intensive. BBT's goal is to provide national AND local opportunities, by presenting a faculty comprised of top industry professionals in all markets.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Payment plans and scholarships applications are made available upon request.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): The BBT Parent's Class will be taught by Broadway's "Matilda" & "Billy Elliot" children's Casting Director Nora Brennan

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see Our Camp Website Link: www.BroadwayBreakThru.com for dates, times, fees and all other information or to register.

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Camp Kupugani Multicultural Summer Camp
Leaf River, Illinois

Visit Our Camp Kupugani Multicultural Summer Camp Website
815-713-4110
kupugani[AT]gmail.com
6903 W. White Eagle
Leaf River, Illinois 61047

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7-15

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Less than two hours minutes west of Chicago, Camp Kupugani--in separate girls-only and boys-only sessions (plus a blended session incorporating certain intentional coed aspects)--provides a multicultural sleepaway camp that focuses on diversity and communication skills in a fun atmosphere, uniting children of varied backgrounds and providing them with empowerment and community-building skills.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Team Sports, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. GaGa, Rock Climbing, Sand Volleyball, & Mud Volleyball.

Camp Kupugani Multicultural Summer Camp is a Top Summer Camp located in Leaf River Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Adventure, Soccer, Team Sports and more. Camp Kupugani Multicultural Summer Camp is a top camp for ages: 7-15.
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CAMP LOCATION: Camp Kupugani is located in the rolling hills and woods of northwest Illinois, less than 2 hours from Chicago. Please visit our website for lots of camp photos and videos.

CAMP FACILITIES: Located in the rolling hills and woods of Northwestern Illinois, our camp comprises beautiful woods, trails, a swimming pool, two all natural rock climbing walls, game fields, and a 5-acre lake for swimming, water games, and almost a mile of canoeing through the property. With 120 acres of forests, wildlife, and wildflowers galore, it offers fresh air, natural water, the robust smell of pure woods and a twinkling night sky.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Kids love it here…and parents are equally excited about our program. In our past 9 years of parent surveys, 99% of respondents would recommend our camp to friends. The overwhelming majority of our parents noted their child’s improvement in:

Acknowledgment and Appreciation of Diversity
Conflict Resolution Skills
Personal Growth and Self Confidence
Positive Self Image and Empowerment
Leadership Skills

Specific past parent comments include:

“When I see how [my daughter’s] face lights up when she speaks about camp, it’s a priceless experience.”

“She absolutely loves the camp, the staff, and all the friends she makes there. I consider Kupugani to be a big influence in helping her to grow and expand her mind each summer; it has become an integral part of her summer vacation.”

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Our leadership programs help future young leaders transition from camper to counselor. In addition to being able to participate in regular camp activities, campers receive training to build their leadership knowledge and skill base.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Limited scholarships based on family size and income guidelines.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Mother Daughter Weekends
Parent Child Weekends

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campkupugani.com for information.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are always looking for great people to work at camp as bunk counselors and and activity instructors.  If you are excited to work with children and want to find out more about a fantastic summer job opportunity, please visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.kupugani.com.  

There you'll find pictures, videos, information, and our staff application. You're also welcome to call or email with any questions.  Thanks!

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Julie Foudy Sports Leadership Academy
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Julie Foudy Sports Leadership Academy Website
949-648-2050
marnie[AT]juliefoudyleadership.com
IL

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Illinios
New Jersey
California

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
806 E. Avenida Pico Suite I #318 
San Clemente, CA 92673

CAMPER AGES: 12-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, Team Sports, and more. Lacrosse, & Leadership.

CAMP LOCATION: The JFSLA is held in three locations through the summer. Visit our website for dates and sites.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The Julie Foudy Sports Leadership Academy combines a five-night, six-day residential Summer Soccer Camp for girls ages 12-18 and a Leadership Academy. This year in NJ we successfully integrated Lacrosse into the Academy for Girls ages 12-18.

We focus on two overlapping components-- Sports and Leadership.

Our summer residential camp locations are in NJ, IL and CA. We have World Class role models, Olympic Gold Medalists and World Champions on staff every year!

The aim of the JFSLA is to expose students to Julie’s great passion: the concept of not just being a leader on the field but a LEADER IN LIFE.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: The JFSLA offers a full and rich leadership curriculum alongside the sport offerings at the Academy.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Scholarships available through application process.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
JUNE 28 - JULY 3: (Sat-Thurs) OAKBROOK, IL
JULY 7- 12: (Mon-Sat) HIGHTSTOWN, NJ
JULY 20-25: (Sun-Fri) ATHERTON, CA

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Multi-College Soccer ID Camp
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Multi-College Soccer ID Camp Website
888-853-8877
Olympic Park
Chicago, Illinois 60173

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
All states -- check out Our Camp Website Link: exactsports.com for information on camps in your region.

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
See website for contact details

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Multi-College Soccer ID Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 11-19

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Various camp formats

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: The top exposure opportunity for high school athletes interested in playing college soccer.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, and more.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
See website

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Chicago Filmmakers Digital Moviemaking Camp, Session 1
Chicago, Illinois

Visit Our Chicago Filmmakers Digital Moviemaking Camp, Session 1 Website
(773) 293-1447
coop[AT]chicagofilmmakers.org
Chicago Filmmakers
5243 N. Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60640

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Chicago Filmmakers
5243 N. Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640

CAMPER AGES: 10-13

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. June 29-July 10, Weekdays 10AM-3PM

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Technology, Academics, and more.

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Wilson Collegiate Tennis Camps at University of Illinois Chicago
Chicago, IL

Visit Our Wilson Collegiate Tennis Camps at University of Illinois Chicago Website
330-333-2267
info[AT]wilsontenniscamps.com
Chicago, IL

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CAMPER AGES: 8 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Come join the top tennis camp in Chicago this summer. With an emphasis on small enrollment to ensure personal attention, the UIC tennis camp provides young players 5.5-6 hours of tennis a day to ensure the proper amount of repetitions to see marked improvement throughout the week.

The camp is directed by University of Illinois at Chicago Head Women’s Tennis coach Shannon Tully. Coach Tully has been a staple in Chicago tennis for many years and brings her enthusiasm, personal attention and first rate tennis instruction to the camp.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Tennis, and more. Tennis

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Each camper will receive instruction on the fundamentals of all major strokes and will enhance their skills through repetition, ball-feeding drills, live-ball situations and competitive match play. In addition, campers will be exposed to team competition and match play in singles and doubles. These camps are excellent preparation for anyone interested in participating in middle school, high school or USTA team tennis, or preparing to compete in USTA leagues and/or tournaments.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session I: June 8-12, 2015
Session II: June 15-19, 2015

Fees: $405 Full Day / $295 Half Day

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Active Learning Chess and Video Game Design Camps
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Active Learning Chess and Video Game Design Camps Website
888-652-4377 or 281-257-0078
ljordan[AT]usachess.com
Over 100 Locations Across the USA

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Illinois
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
North Carolina
New Jersey
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Texas
Virginia

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Active Learning Services
18911 Forest Bend Creek Way
Spring, TX 77379

CAMPER AGES: 6-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Full and Half Day available. 9am-4pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: We offer Video Game Design and Chess camps. Students of all experience levels are welcome. We train everyone from beginners to advanced.

Create & program a Unique Video Game that you can actually play! Using our custom curriculum, children learn Gamemaker software by YoYo Games, Kodu software by Microsoft, Minecraft or Scratch by MIT as they create their very own video games.

Learn or hone your skills in the art of Chess with the finest chess instructors in North America. Campers experience chess instruction and play in a fun filled environment! Tuition includes trophy, chess set and much more.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Computers, Technology, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We have over 100 exceptional locations in more than 25 states. Please visit our website for locations, testimonials, photos and more.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our camps are held at some of the most beautiful private campuses in America. Visit our website to find a location near you.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Active Learning Services, Ltd operates enrichment programs designed to stimulate creative thinking, improve thinking, logic and memory skills and give children "thinking alternatives" to sports camps and other summer programs. Our programs include chess programs and camps thru USA Chess, Our Gamebuilder Video Game Creation Programs and our Active Learning Computer Enrichment Programs.

Our staff is, comprised of the best children's chess instructors in North America! The USA Chess camps are uniquely qualified to cater to the needs of the advanced scholastic player as well as the true beginner. USA Chess hit its first milestone in the summer of 2000 producing the largest chess camp ever held in the United States, with more than 250 students enrolled. What was most surprising, however, was the amount of absolute beginners in attendance - more than 50% of the total enrollment was just starting to play chess. This realization led to the national rollout tour of 100 camps in more than 70 cities. The annual tours have been immensely successful with several thousand campers attending this year alone.

USA Chess thrives on providing a structured environment that is extremely conducive to learning chess. We handpick the best children's chess instructors from all over the United States and bring them to each camp. We believe our team is most effective in teaching chess to children of all ages and levels. The exceptional organization and ever-fun curriculum has fueled much interest from scholastic players and coaches from around the country, prompting them to request USA Chess camps in their areas.

At the same summer camp locations, we also offer the immensely popular Gamebuilder Video Game Creation Camps, The Active Learning Computer Animation Programs, and other Computer Enrichment Programs such as Modding, Networking and Hosting with Minecraft. We now offer seven unique programs in all.

At these camps, children are assigned a computer for the week; they spend the week learning to create their own one-of- a- kind video games in our Gamebuilder Camps, Animation Projects in our Animation Camps, also Modding, Networking and Hosting with Minecraft.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit our website for all session dates, camp choices and fees.

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Eastern Music Camp
Charleston, Illinois

Visit Our Eastern Music Camp Website
217-581-7202
acheetham[AT]eiu.edu
Doudna Fine Arts Center
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, Illinois 61920

CAMPER AGES: Students who have completed 6th grade - 12th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Eastern Music Camp is a fun summer learning experience for middle and high school students. Each summer, around 300 campers participate in Band, Strings, Choir, Jazz and Piano areas during the day and then get together for fun activities at night. EMC is safe, affordable, and taught primarily by Eastern Illinois University music faculty. Come check us out!

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Campers with special needs are welcome at EMC. Our professionally-trained staff can provide accommodations to campers with special needs and work hard to ensure everyone has a safe and enjoyable week.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Music/Band, and more. Choir, Strings, Piano, Concert Band, & Jazz Instrumental.

Eastern Music Camp is a Top Summer Camp located in Charleston Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Music/Band and more. Eastern Music Camp is a top camp for ages: Students who have completed 6th grade - 12th grade.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois. EIU is located approximately 3 hours south of Chicago and 2 hours from both St. Louis and Indianapolis.

CAMP FACILITIES: Campers stay in modern university dorm rooms and eat 3 meals a day in dining halls on campus. They enjoy a variety of recreational activities both on and off campus during camp week.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: EMC aims to provide a high quality learning experience in music for campers at an affordable rate. EMC is proudly non-profit and does not accept any type of advertising or sponsorship from outside of Eastern Illinois University.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Potential campers may apply for an EMC scholarship (see web page), and musicians who were part of the Illinois All-State Groups receive scholarship assistance.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
July 16-22, 2017

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American Dance Training Camps
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our American Dance Training Camps Website
866-383-ADTC (2382)
info[AT]danceadtc.com
Stratton Mountain School
One World Cup Circle
Stratton Mountain, Vermont 05155

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
California
Colorado
Illinois
New Jersey
North Carolina
Maryland
Wisconsin
Vermont

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 14922
San Francisco, CA 
94114

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our American Dance Training Camps Video

CAMPER AGES: 8 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: American Dance Training Camp (ADTC) is the ULTIMATE overnight dance camp for girls ages 8 - 17 in the beautiful mountains of Stratton, VT. Spend a week or two (or more) learning the latest jazz, hip hop & contemporary dance moves with celebrity choreographers. No dance experience necessary - absolute beginners through advanced performers are welcome.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Musical Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Cheerleading, Gymnastics, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Our VT dance camp home is the Stratton Mountain School, a beautiful, fully accredited boarding academy located a quarter mile from the base of Stratton Mountain Resort.

CAMP FACILITIES: Completed in 1999, the Stratton Mountain School's state-of-the-art campus is within walking distance of Stratton's charming resort base area. SMS is accredited with the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and is also a certified member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS). A brand new performing arts building was completed in 2014.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our top-notch dance choreographers bring the freshest dance combinations to our dance camps! They hail from the best dance studios, schools and performance groups.

ADTC choreographers have the most impressive dance resumes: they are Radio City Rockettes; Broadway & MTV performers; celebrities from your favorite dance TV shows; and collegiate dance team competitors.

No matter what level dancer you are, we’ve got fun & challenging dance classes that’ll fit you just right.

You’ll take four dance classes daily and at week’s end you get to show off your new moves in a big Friday night performance for family, friends and fellow campers.

In addition to core dance classes in contemporary, hip hop & jazz (styles of jazz vary and may include lyrical, modern or Broadway), you’ll choose between ballet, tap or world dance for your core elective dance class.

And we believe girls in our perfectionist culture need to get out and have more authentic fun! At ADTC you can enjoy awesome activities & extras like horseback riding, kayaking, paintball, trampolines, swimming, hiking, rock wall climbing, alpine slides, water rides, and so much more!

Join us this summer for your chance to take dance classes with the best choreographers in the world!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We have a Counselor-In-Training program for girls ages 16 & 17 (application required; 2 week minimum commitment).

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We offer need-based scholarships for up to 1/2 off tuition (application required).

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We offer discounted "family vacation packages" in Stratton's village for parents looking to stay at Stratton's resort while their daughter attends ADTC.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We offer hometown camps & custom choreography for school groups and dance studios.
Dance Choreography, at: Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com
Hometown Camps, at: Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com

We also have a large digital video library of choreography, at:
Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For dates & rates, visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
For job inquiries, visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com.

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Brain Chase: Summer Learning Challenge
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Brain Chase: Summer Learning Challenge Website
435-901-2734
ivy.portwood[AT]gmail.com
info[AT]brainchase.com
Online Summer Program
Texas

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Brain Chase is an online camp available to students in grades 2-8 across the US. Participants in the following states are eligible to win the buried treasure grand prize: AL, AK, AR, CA, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI and WY.

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Brain Chase: Summer Learning Challenge Video

CAMPER AGES: Grades 2-8

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Computers, Math, Technology, Academics, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Brain Chase is online - the participant that guesses the coordinates of the buried treasure first will be flown with one parent to dig up the treasure.

CAMP FACILITIES: NA - Camp is online

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Founded in 2014 by Austin parents Allan and Heather Staker, Brain Chase is the product of his filmmaking/tech background and her online education expertise. They are both Harvard-educated and their 5 children were the inspiration behind the creation of this revolutionary new summer program

Brain Chase is a 6-week summer learning challenge disguised as a massive global treasure hunt for 2nd−8th graders. A golden globe has been buried somewhere on earth – and it contains the key to a safe deposit box holding a $10,000 college scholarship fund. Participants who complete an hour of online summer learning activities each day will unlock secret animated webisodes that hold the clues to the globe’s whereabouts. Guess the treasure’s location first, and you’ll be the one on a plane to dig it up.

Enrollment is limited to the first 5,000 entrants.
Kickoff is June 30. Last registration July 18.

- See more at: Our Camp Website Link: brainchase.com

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Additional children from same household are half off for each registration.

OTHER CAMP INFO: You spend 10 months of every year in school, but much of that hard work likely vanishes during summer break. Who wants to do boring worksheets when school’s out? Brain Chase is a summer enrichment program that’s FUN. Action-packed animations, mysterious packages in the mail, and the hunt for buried treasure turn learning into an adventure. It’s FLEXIBLE. You’ll do the challenge when you want, where you want, and at your own pace. And it’s CUSTOMIZED. You get to work at your own level. - See more at: Our Camp Website Link: brainchase.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete info please visit: Our Camp Website Link: brainchase.com

Registration: Our Camp Website Link: brainchase.com

Kickoff is June 30, 2014.

Last chance to register is July 18, 2014.

$199 for first child, $100 for each additional child from the same household.

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The Actors Gymnasium Circus and Performing Arts Camp
Evanston, Illinois

Visit Our The Actors Gymnasium Circus and Performing Arts Camp Website
847-328-2795
email[AT]actorsgymnasium.org
927 Noyes St.
Evanston, Illinois 60201

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
927 Noyes Street
Suite 100
Evanston, IL 60201

CAMPER AGES: 9-15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Weekdays, 9am-4pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: The Actors Gymnasium Circus and Performing Arts Camp is perfect for young performers who want to strengthen, stretch and flex their physical and creative muscles. Each day begins with a rigorous warm-up, followed by training and workshops in circus and aerial arts, physical theatre and drama, and dance. Students learn juggling, tumbling, static trapeze, Spanish web, tightwire, stilts, and more; take fun-filled field trips; and create and perform their very own circus-theatre performance at the end of the session! Camp is directed by Sylvia Hernandez-DiStasi.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: The Actors Gymnasium offers Special Needs classes throughout the year. For more information, visit our website: Our Camp Website Link: www.actorsgymnasium.org

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Gymnastics, Team Sports, and more. Circus, Performing Arts, Aerial Skills, Tumbling

CAMP LOCATION: The Actors Gymnasium is located within the Noyes Cultural Arts Center at 927 Noyes, Evanston, Illinois. We are right at the Noyes stop on the CTA purple line.

CAMP FACILITIES: Classes and camps are taught in two spaces; our Gym is a 3,000 sq/ft gymnasium space that features a 1,600 sq/ft sprung floor, and a fully rigged 24 foot ceiling. Our Studio is a 900 sq/ft classroom space that features a floating sprung White Oak dance floor, a fully rigged 14 foot ceiling, a handstand wall, conditioning ladders, and room length 12 foot mirrors for aerial work.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp is directed by Sylvia Hernandez-DiStasi. Sylvia, recently returned from a successful tour of Lookingglass Alice, is a second generation circus performer who grew up touring with various circuses, including Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus. She also performed at The Circus World Championships in London, England. In 1990 she moved to Chicago and began her career as a circus teacher and choreographer. Sylvia is a co-founder of The Actors Gymnasium and an Artistic Associate of The Lookingglass Theatre Company. Other theater credits include The Lyric Opera of Chicago, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Chicago Children’s Theater, Marriott Theater, and The Steppenwolf Theatre, among others. She recently won the Illinois Theatre Association’s Award of Honor, the 3Arts award for design, and she has been nominated for six Joseph Jefferson Awards for her choreography, winning five.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Visit our website, Our Camp Website Link: www.actorsgymnasium.org, for scholarship information!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: The Actors Gymnasium offers classes throughout the year for all age groups and skill levels!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
$1,180 per Session
$2,275 for Both Sessions
Session I: June 13 – July 8, 2016 (Mon – Fri, 9am-4pm) No camp July 4th
Session II: July 11 – August 5, 2016 (Mon – Fri, 9am-4pm)

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FC Barcelona Soccer Camps Tampa
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our FC Barcelona Soccer Camps Tampa Website
(954) 652-2100
contact[AT]fcbarcelonasoccercamps.com
4825 Little Road
New Port Richey, Florida 34653

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Chicago Illinois:
Olympic Park
1675 E. Old Schaumburg Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Florida:
Kendall Soccer Park
8011 Southwest 127th Avenue
Miami, FL

Central Broward Regional Park
3700 North West 11 Pl
Lauderhill, Florida 33311

University of Central Florida
4000 Central Florida Blvd.
Orlando, Florida, 32816

Maryland:
Maryland Soccerplex
18031 Central Park Circle
Boyds, MD 20841

Georgia:
Atlanta Silverbacks
3200 Atlanta Silverbacks Way
Atlanta, GA 30340

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
2625 Weston RD.
Weston, Florida 33331

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our FC Barcelona Soccer Camps Tampa Video

CAMPER AGES: 6-14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Daily: 9am - 3pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Accessible to anyone.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located at the beatiful J. H. Jack Mitchell Jr. Park - Home of West Pasco Soccer
4825 Little Road
New Port Richey, FL 34653

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Group Level System: Players will be evaluated in order to group them based on skills:
Recreational
Competitive
Academy
Game System: Rec, Comp and Academy will play with correspondent levels only.
Goalkeeper Training Sessions: 3 Training Sessions on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, goalkeepers will also participate on foot skill exercises, drills involving shooting with group and in game simulations daily.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.fcbescolausa.com.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please refer to our website for more info at: Our Camp Website Link: www.fcbarcelonasoccercamps.com

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We have opportunities for assistant coaches and also for U16 and up to work with us. Please register at: Our Camp Website Link: www.fcbarcelonasoccercamps.com.

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Chicago Filmmakers Advanced Moviemaking Camp
Chicago, Illinois

Visit Our Chicago Filmmakers Advanced Moviemaking Camp Website
(773) 293-1447
coop[AT]chicagofilmmakers.org
Chicago Filmmakers
5243 N. Clark St
Chicago, Illinois 60640

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Chicago Filmmakers
5243 N. Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640

CAMPER AGES: 13-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Weekdays, 10AM-3PM

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Advanced Moviemaking students will have the opportunity to work with more sophisticated camera, lighting, and sound equipment, and will hone their skills using professional editing software.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Technology, and more.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session 1: July 13-24, Session 2: Aug 10-21
$475

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Provision Theater Youth Program Summer Camp
Chicago, IL

Visit Our Provision Theater Youth Program Summer Camp Website
312-455-0066
lfloyd[AT]provisiontheater.org
1001 W Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608

CAMPER AGES: 5 - 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. M-F, 9am-3pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Join us for a week of theater education, application, and performance at Provision Theater! This musical theatre based camp is for kids ages 5-14 who are interested in taking the stage...whether it's for the first time or the 100th time. Every week features a completely different theme culminating in a dynamic showcase performance for family and friends!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located on the southwest corner of West Roosevelt Road and South Morgan Street. You must access the building's main entrance which is located through the parking lot on South Morgan (there is no accessible entrance on Roosevelt).

CAMP FACILITIES: 210-seat theater complete with a large stage and accessible backstage areas for rehearsals and workshops, along with a green room and dressing rooms for additional space as needed.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Join us for a week of theatre education, application, and performance at Provision Theater's Summer Camp! This musical theatre based camp is for kids ages 5 & up who are interested in taking the stage whether it's for the first time or the 100th time. Each camper will receive an authentic summer camp t-shirt along with a camp photo! DVDs of each showcase performance will be available to order, as well. Stay tuned for more details regarding daily activities and workshops, including some very exciting additions to our curriculum!

Led by a staff of highly trained, nurturing professionals, daily activities include workshops in acting, dancing and singing games that further explore the principals and foundation tools learned throughout the day while strengthening collaboration and team building skills special topics workshops in areas such as scenic artistry, costuming, and makeup design to name a few...and rehearsals for an end of the week showcase performance. In addition to gaining a solid understanding of the creative process involved in putting on a production, campers will be empowered to become more self-confidant, equipped to express themselves creatively, and encouraged to make informed choices not only as artists but as budding citizens of society.

There are eight different weeks to choose from, depending on the campers ages and interests, and each week features a completely different theme and production showcase. Registration includes an authentic Provision Theater Summer Camp T-shirt. In addition to wearing comfortable clothes that are easy to move in, all campers must wear sneakers or close-toed shoes and should pack a daily lunch, snack, and water bottle, along with a journal and pencil for taking notes throughout workshops and rehearsals. Come be a part of this creative, enriching, and unforgettable experience!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Provision Theater Youth Program also offers after-school classes during the Fall, Winter, and Spring. Visit Our Camp Website Link: provisiontheater.org for more information.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Week 1: June 13-17 (ages 5-7) SHREK

Week 2: June 20-24 (ages 7-9) PETER PAN

Week 3: June 27-July 1 (ages 9-11) ALICE IN WONDERLAND

Week 4: July 11-15 (ages 11-14) LEGALLY BLONDE

Week 5: July 18-July 22 (ages 5-7) THE MUPPETS

Week 6: July 25-July 29 (ages 7-9) DESCENDANTS

Week 7: August 1-August 5 (ages 9-11) THE ADDAMS FAMILY

Week 8: August 8-12 (ages 11-14) LES MIS

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Breakthrough Basketball Camps
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Breakthrough Basketball Camps Website
866-846-7892 x 1
camps[AT]breakthroughbasketball.com
Various Cities Across the US and Canada
Various, Florida

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
WEST: Alaska. California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

SOUTHWEST: Arizona, Hawaii, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

MIDWEST: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin

SOUTHEAST: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

NORTHEAST: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont

CANADA: Alberta, Ontario

OTHER: Scotland

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
5001 1st Ave. SE, Ste 105 #254, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

CAMPER AGES: 4th - 12th grades

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, and more.

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Camp Dean
Big Rock, Illinois

Visit Our Camp Dean Website
630-897-1565
630-556-3122

fdupczak[AT]girlscoutsni.org
46W253 Camp Dean Rd.
Big Rock, Illinois 60511

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
200 New Bond St.
Sugar Grove, IL 60554

CAMPER AGES: 6-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Family Camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Girl Scouts

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Fine Arts/Crafts, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Adventure, Travel, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Camp Dean is 160 acres of woods and prairie, located about an hour west of Chicago.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Camperships are available for current members of Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We have two family camp sessions in 2014.
Special Guy Overnight - July 11-July 12 - Spend some time with the special guy in your life, whether it's dad, step-dad, uncle, grandpa, or older brother.

Me & My Gal Weekend - July 18-July 20 - Spend the weekend with the special gal in your life whether it's mom, step-mom, aunt, grandma, or older sister

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are currently hiring for all camp positions - counselor, kitchen staff, waterfront staff, and specialty areas. Please contact Felecia for more information.

Please send email to: fdupczak[AT]girlscoutsni.org or visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.girlscoutsni.org for application materials.

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YMCA Camp Benson
Mount Carroll, IL

Visit Our YMCA Camp Benson Website
815-244-8722
eli[AT]ymcacampbenson.org
16355 Scenic Palisades Rd.
Mount Carroll, IL 61053

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our YMCA Camp Benson Video

CAMPER AGES: 5-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): YMCA

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: YCB is an adventure based overnight summer camp in northwestern Illinois for boys and girls in 1st-12th grade. We’re dedicated to positively impacting the lives of our campers and providing a transformational camping experience.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Rock Climbing, Kayaking, Zip Lining, Cave Exploration, Outdoor Living Skills, High Ropes.

YMCA Camp Benson is a Top Summer Camp located in Mount Carroll Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Adventure, Wilderness/Nature and more. YMCA Camp Benson is a top camp for ages: 5-17.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are a short two hour drive from Madison, WI, the Chicago Suburbs, and only an hour from Rockford, IL and the Quad Cities.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 12 modern, brand new cabins with heat and air conditioning. A brand new indoor climbing wall, covered pavilion, 250 seat amphitheater, and more make Camp Benson fun. Take a look around our site and discover why the Chicago-Tribune called our property one of the 7 wonders of the modern world.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: It is the mission of YMCA Camp Benson to provide a safe, fun, transformational and educational experiences for our campers through the demonstration of the four core values.; caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility and by practicing a camper first philosophy. Sending a child to camp is an act of great faith by parents. As directors, we take that responsibility very seriously. We strive to maintain an environment that both encourages personal growth and creates an unforgettable summer experience.The Camp Benson Community is a caring and supporting one, and at the core of everything that takes place at camp.

ADVENTURE camp is our most popular camp. This is a 7 day overnight camp with every activity to chose from based on your age. ADVENTURE CAMP is for those who are ages 8 -14. Your camper will take their summer to new heights. From zip-lining, swimming, and climbing to exploring a cave, high ropes, archery, and campfires. ADVENTURE camp is everything you need for one amazing week of camp.

EXPLORER camp is our starter camp. This is your 4 day overnight camp with fun activities to chose from based on your campers age. Explorer CAMP is for those who have completed kindegarten through 8 years old. Never been to YCB before or still in their first couple of summers at camp? Then EXPLORER camp is just for them. It's one week of camp packed into 4 days. With skits, big games, campfires, songs, and more, your camper is sure to have a great time.

SPECIALTY camps are the camps that have a certain niche to them They include; MEGA camp, TEEN camp, and LITERARY camp. MEGA camp is more than twice the fun! This 14 day camp gives campers the chance to try more activities, participate in the special middle-weekend stay-over, and get to know their counselors and fellow MEGA-campers much better If you are ages 8-14, register early for this one. It will fill quickly. TEEN camp is the one that no camper ages 12-17 wants to miss.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Simply put, an SDP (staff development participant) is a student entering the 9th-12th grade in the fall of 2014. While often this age group is overlooked and underutilized, this is not true at YMCA Camp Benson. SDPs attend Camp Benson for a week at a time serving and learning, growing and expanding, in both leadership and character. There are 4-levels of the Staff Development Program and placement is based on their grade in school, their attendance at weekend retreats, and an application process.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Every child deserves a camp experience. Just one summer at camp can positively influence a child’s life forever. Our confidential Financial Assistance Program allows numerous children, who would otherwise not be able to attend, to experience all that YMCA Camp Benson has to offer.

Applications for assistance will be made available on our website beginning in May with submissions being accepted after that.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Every spring and fall YMCA Camp Benson hosts a Family. For more information visit Our Camp Website Link: ymcacampbenson.org.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
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Little Beans Cafe Evanston Summer Camp
Evanston, Illinois

Visit Our Little Beans Cafe Evanston Summer Camp Website
847-807-3731
evanstoncamps[AT]littlebeanscafe.com
430 Asbury Ave
Evanston, Illinois 60202

CAMPER AGES: 3-9

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Little Beans offers a fun filled camp for kids 3-5.5 years and 5.5-9 years. Each week brings a new theme and unique fun. The weeks theme is included in the weeks activities and classes. Imaginative play, active play, sports, art, a daily class, a healthy snack and outdoor games included everyday. Lunch can be brought from home or purchased for $5.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Soccer, Martial Arts, and more. Camp For A Cause: Each Week The Kids Will Participate In A Service Project For A Local Charity Tied To Helping Those In Need Enjoy Active Or Imaginative Play In A Meaningful Way.

CAMP LOCATION: Located in Evanston on Asbury between Oakton and Austin

CAMP FACILITIES: Large indoor playspace for kids 3-5 as well as a half-court gym and Ninja Warrior obstacle course for kids 5-9.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Monday - Friday
June 12th - September 1st

Pricing: Weekly Rates
9am-1pm – $200 for 5 days, $120 for 3 days, $80 for 2 days

9am-3pm – $300 for 5 days, $180 for 3 days, $120 for 2 days
*A deposit is taken for each week during registration
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Don’t want to commit to a schedule? Consider a Flex Pass. Flex passes let you buy 5 or 10 days of camp and choose the dates to use throughout the 2017 camp session.

Flex Pass Rates:

9:00am-1:00pm
$230 for 5 day flex pass
$460 for 10 day flex pass

9:00am-3:00pm
$345 for 5 day flex pass
$690 for 10 day flex pass

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Smith Walbridge Clinics
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Smith Walbridge Clinics Website
217-687-2005
swclinics[AT]swclinics.com
P.O. Box 859
Mahomet, IL 61853

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Fort Myers, Florida

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 13-24

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Range from 4 to 6 days, housing included. Commuter options.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Founded in 1949, Smith Walbridge became the first camp in the country to offer specialized training for marching band related activities. The tradition, reputation, and success of the SWC organization has earned international respect in the music education world. The elite status of the various clinics and workshops continues to attract high school, middle school, college students, and directors internationally. See our website for detailed descriptions of each clinic we offer: Our Camp Website Link: www.swclinics.com

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, and more. Flag & Rifle, Marching Band, Drumline, Directors Workshops: Marching Band & Drill Design, Leadership, Drum Major, Mace & Signal Baton, Student Conductor

Smith Walbridge Clinics is a Top Summer Camp located in Mahomet Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts and more. Smith Walbridge Clinics is a top camp for ages: 13-24.
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CAMP LOCATION: Clinics and Workshops are help on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, IL. Florida Clinic Location held on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers, Florida. Visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.swclinics.com to view information or request a brochure.

CAMP FACILITIES: LIVING FACILITIES: Modern air-conditioned dorms available exclusively for our clinics, Dorms located adjacent to fields and teaching areas, Plenty of parking areas around dorm for easy check-in and checkout, Large modern air-conditioned lounge areas for relaxing and visiting INSTRUCTIONAL FACILITIES: Four large drill fields located near the dorm, A large-scale field house backup for inclement weather, Plenty of shaded teaching areas, Large air-conditioned indoor rooms for some classes, and rehearsals Doudna Fine Arts Theater for evening events. PERFORMANCE FIELD: Closing ceremonies and performance will be presented in OBrien stadium. FREE TIME ACTIVITIES: Rotary water park with pools, water slides, fountains, etc. Basketball and tennis courts on site for use, Video games and pool table in dorm, Outdoor cookout (drum major clinic), DJ party, Stunt Night (Talent Show; a long time tradition at SWC), Serenade evening after Stunt Night (Drum Major Clinics only)

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: See complete descriptions of all clinics at Our Camp Website Link: www.swclinics.com

Drum Major Clinic: Agenda
-Special training for college students
-All conducting classes taught by professional university conductors
-Drum majors who return or attend both sessions do not repeat same classes
-Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced levels of conducting
-Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced levels of showmanship
-Fundamentals of drill design
-Squad drills and competition with signals and commands
-Daily individual evaluations of fundamentals
-Daily individual video tape evaluations
-Leadership and motivational techniques
-Individual help with score study
-Teaching and cleaning drill
-Developing individual styles in conducting and showmanship
-Methods for teaching marching fundamentals
-Elective classes including: multi-drum majoring, salutes, showmanship, choreography, various marching styles
and twirling maces/signal batons

Marching Band Clinic: Agenda
Beginners
-Thorough marching fundamentals and basic commands
-Individual help with marching style and posture problems
-How to learn drills and read charts
-Basic knowledge of drill design
-The science of marching and the nine concepts of movement
-Measurements and grid systems
-Administration and organization
-These students are gradually merged with the advanced students

Experienced Marchers/Section Leaders
-Accelerated marching fundamentals review
-Music basics, including tuning, tone production, articulations, reading skills and technique
-Exercises for teaching marching while playing an instrument
-How to teach and clean marching drills
-Basic commands review
-Motivation, attitude and team concepts
-Music rehearsal techniques
-Methods for teaching marching fundamentals of various styles
-Analyzing and resolving posture problems

Drumline Clinic: Agenda
-Leadership and motivation concepts
-Drumline marching fundamentals
-Warm-up and technical exercises
-Sectional teamwork
-Rehearsal techniques
-Cadences and visuals
-Visuals and modern body movement

Flag & Rifle Clinic: Agenda
-Optional saber spinning classes
-High teacher to student ratio
-Routines created exclusively for the clinic
-Several music selections from recent marching band publications
-Free video and audio tapes of routines for each school
-An opportunity for students to learn how to create their own routines
-Group and individual evaluations and awards
-Modern body movement technique classes
-Marching fundamentals
-Free instructional manuals
-Optional sponsor/instructor sessions

Leadership Workshop: Agenda
-Group Psychology
-Self Analysis
-Creativity exercises
-Problem solving
-Motivational concepts
-Solving discipline problems
-Teamwork methods
-Training student leaders
-Interactive exercises to solve various problems
-Exercises and interactive activities that have purpose
-Activities that can be used at home to achieve results
-Learning about maturity and responsibility
-New curriculum each year

Mace & Signal Baton Workshop: Agenda
-Spice up performance skills with spectacular tricks, salutes, and twirling routines
-Develop a dynamic visual presentation sure to dazzle the audience and the judges too!
-Break away from common Drum Major staging, making a powerful contribution to the visual elements of the band’s performance
-Expert instructors with extensive performance experience
-Three levels of instruction

Student Conductor Workshop: Agenda
-Group conducting sessions focused on basic conducting techniques
-Individualized instruction throughout the clinic
-Lab Band: Students conduct a live ensemble of other workshop attendees
-Students are recorded & provided with video footage of their conducting experience daily
-Private Conducting Lessons
-Time devoted to study scores & recordings from your own school with our staff
-Opportunities to share & exchange ideas with campers from schools throughout the country
-Input and feedback from our First Class staff

Drill Design Workshop: Agenda
-Beginner level training for Pyware 3D drill design software and drill design methodology
-Advanced level training for more advanced techniques with Pyware 3D
-Individual assistance and an opportunity to work on your own marching band drills
-State-of-the art computer lab
-Exchange of ideas
-Discussions about special individual situations

Marching Band Directors Workshop: Agenda
-Teaching fundamentals for flags and colorguard concerns
-Basic teaching techniques for marching percussion
-Rehearsal techniques for marching fundamentals
-Music rehearsal techniques for marching band
-Motivational and leadership concepts
-Basic drill design techniques
-Group psychology
-Discussion groups, exchanging ideas and solutions to problems
-Observation and discussion of video tapes of various marching bands
-Percussion topics for band directors
-Modern body movements and choreography
-Special considerations for large and small bands
-Recruitment, public relations and marketing ideas
-Parade marching
-Question – answer sessions with the experts
-Solutions to typical marching band problems
-How to teach and clean drill
-Identifying and solving posture problems and stylistic inconsistencies

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program: Our Camp Website Link: www.swclinics.com

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: DISCOUNTS (Illinois location only)

-HALF PRICE for Drum Major Week 2 if attending Week 1.
-HALF PRICE for Leadership, Mace & Signal Baton, and Student Conductor Workshops if attending any other Clinic.
-Band Directors can attend the Drill Design or Marching Band Directors Workshops for free if sending 20 or more students and half price if sending 12-19 students to any combination of clinics or workshops.
-Colorguard sponsors or instructors can attend the Flag and Rifle Clinic free if sending 20 or more students and half price if sending 1-19 students to any combination of clinics or workshops.
-Student discounts of 10% are available for schools sending 12-19 students, and 20% for sending 20 or more students to any combination of sessions. If one student attends more than one session, each additional attendance counts towards the minimum. PAYMENTS MUST BE COLLECTED AND MADE IN BULK AND SET UP WITH THE OFFICE IN ADVANCE.

OTHER CAMP INFO: SW will transport participants to and from Champaign (air, train, bus) terminals for those traveling using public transportation. A SW staff member in a SW shirt and a sign will meet participants at their designated location. SW IS NOT a licensed chauffeur service. Our transportation assistance is intended provide free service to help minimize travel expenses costs. SW is not responsible for delays or cancellations that may occur while traveling. SW will not be responsible for traveler's expenses resulting from cancellations, hotels, meals, or bag fees. SW provides this service for pick up in Champaign only. Those needing this assistance are required to complete and send us the Public Transportation Form. Mail/fax/e-mail it to us not less than 5 days in advance of your arrival.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
ILLINOIS LOCATION [AT] EIU Charleston, IL
JULY 9-14, 2017:
-Drum Major Clinic- week 1- $540 Resident/$420 Commuter.

JULY 11-14, 2017:
-Flag/Rifle Clinic- $325 Resident/$245 Commuter.

-Marching Band Clinic- $325 Resident/$245 Commuter.

-Drumline Clinic- $325 Resident/$245 Commuter.

-Marching Band Directors Clinic- $375 Resident/$265 Commuter. (CPDU credit, grad credit available)

JULY 14-16, 2017:
-Drill Design Clinic- $285 Resident/$215 Commuter. (CPDU credit, Grad credit available)

-Leadership Clinic- $255 Resident/$195 Commuter.

-Mace and Signal Baton Clinic- $255 Resident/ $195 Commuter.

-Student Conductor Clinic- $255 Resident/ $195 Commuter.

JULY 16-21, 2017:
-Drum Major Clinic- week 2- $540 Resident/$420 Commuter.

FLORIDA CLINICS LOCATION [AT] FGCU Fort Myers, FL
June 11-15, 2017:
-Drum Major Clinic- $495 Resident/$350 Commuter
-Section Leader Clinic- $495 Resident/$350 Commuter

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Improv Playhouse
Libertyville, Illinois

Visit Our Improv Playhouse Website
847.968.4529
info[AT]improvplayhouse.com
116 W Lake Street
Libertyville, Illinois 60048

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
116 W Lake Street
Libertyville, IL 60048

CAMPER AGES: 3rd-12th grades

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Daily, 9am-3pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Improv Playhouse Performing Arts Camps (ACA accredited) involve your child in fun filled, local summer programming with stellar professional staff at prices for families looking for flexible choices and discriminating budgets.

Each camp session will offer unique training and each camper will have the opportunity to explore and focus upon new paths of creativity in the Performing Arts. Improv Playhouse emphasizes an environment that nurtures every child as an individual artist, challenges aspiring actors and inspires theater beginners. All levels are encouraged to enroll.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, and more. Improv Comedy & Fashion & Print Modeling, Too.

CAMP LOCATION: We have locations in Libertyville and Highland Park, Illinois, two northern suburbs of Chicago. Libertyville locations: 116 W Lake Street and 735 N Milwaukee Ave (60048). Highland Park location: 1991 Sheridan Road (60035). Please visit our website for camp photos.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our camps are led by performing arts professionals with much experience of working with students of all ages and levels.

This year's camps include three musical theatre camps: Frozen Broadway Showcase, a Newsies Broadway Showcase, and a "Triple Threat" Performers' Camp. Also on offer are Improv Camps, Film Making Camps, and Fashion and Print Modeling Camps.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Need-based scholarships are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please inquire about payment plans.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Improv Playhouse offers fall, winter, and spring sessions of youth classes, including musical theatre, plays, improv, film-making, and more!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please refer to website for camp tuition rates.

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Steve & Kate's Camp
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Steve & Kate's Camp Website
415.513.0469
425 Dempster Street
Evanston, Illinois 60201

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
California
Massachusetts
Oregon
Washington
Washington D.C.
New Jersey
New York
Illinois

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
28 Liberty Ship Way, Suite 2815,
Sausalito, CA 94965

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CAMPER AGES: 4 years old - 7th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. M-F: 7:30am - 6pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: At Steve & Kate's, we strive to create an environment where children can explore their passions at their own pace -- from music recording and animation, to sports, sewing, and baking. We believe that when campers are given choice and freedom, they learn on a deeper and more meaningful level, gain confidence, and are genuinely happy! Parents love our flexibility in scheduling, as we offer day passes or membership, and drop-off and pick-up can take place anytime within our hours (7:30am-6pm). Food is included and any unused day passes are automatically refunded at the end of the summer.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Music/Band, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Soccer, Technology, and more.

Steve & Kate s Camp is a Top Summer Camp located in Evanston Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Music/Band, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Soccer and more. Steve & Kate s Camp is a top camp for ages: 4 years old - 7th grade.
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CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial aid is available! Please see our website for more information: Our Camp Website Link: steveandkatescamp.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For camp session and fees info, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: steveandkatescamp.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
For summer job info, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: steveandkatescamp.com.

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Camp Ondessonk
Ozark, Illinois

Visit Our Camp Ondessonk Website
877.659.2267
camp[AT]ondessonnk.com
3760 Ondessonk Rd
Ozark, Illinois 62972

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CAMPER AGES: 8-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Since 1959, Camp Ondessonk has provided children and children-at-heart the opportunity to experience first hand the beauty of God’s creation. Located in the Shawnee National Forest of Southern Illinois, Ondessonk’s summer camp programs provide an experience that encourages campers to have fun, grow spiritually, make friends, grow in self-confidence and self-esteem, and develop values.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Horses/Equestrian, Waterfront/Aquatics, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Location & Directions:
Camp Ondessonk is located just east of Illinois Route 45, on Ozark Road, near the town of Ozark, IL. Ozark Road intersects Route 45 at the Ozark General store. This Intersection is 12 miles north of Vienna, IL, 2.7 miles south of New Burnside, IL, or 20 miles south of Harrisburg, IL on Route 45. A brown department of transportation highway sign marked “Camp Ondessonk” and “Bell Smith Springs” marks the turn from Route 45. From Route 45, take Ozark Road east one half of a mile to Ondessonk Road (look for the camp gate on right). Make a Right on Ondessonk Road.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have tree house cabins, St Noel Retreat Center, three lakes, recreation dining hall, horse stables, and a rustic amphitheater.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Ondessonk a residential youth camp provides summer camp programs for children ages 8-18 years old. We are proud to be accredited by the American Camp Association. This accreditation means that Camp Ondessonk thoroughly reviews operational practices, seeks the wisdom of other summer camp professionals, and continually makes improvements within our summer camp program to comply with more than 300 written standards. Only one-fourth of the summer camps in the United States have earned this mark of distinction. In addition, Camp Ondessonk’s Equestrian Program is accredited by the Certified Horsemanship Association.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: The CIT program is a two week leadership development session designed to prepare participants for possible future counselor positions. Applicants to the CIT program must be 15 years old by May 30, 2017.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: In an effort to make Camp Ondessonk more accessible to children of all economic means, three scholarship opportunities are available. General and St. Kateri scholarship recipients receive partial tuition coverage. Monsignor Fournie Scholarship recipients receive full tuition coverage.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Fall Family Camp
September 15 at 4:00 pm - September 17 at 11:30 am
Event Navigation
Camp Ondessonk Fall Family CampCamp is for everyone! Join us for a weekend of family fun and experience a taste of summer camp as the leaves change and the weather turns down-right pleasant. Many of our best traditional camp activities will be available at Fall Family Camp. Go for a canoe paddle or an afternoon swim, take a horse ride or climb our climbing tower. For a taste of the extreme, give our high ropes course a try. Experience a Camp Ondessonk weekend the whole family can enjoy!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Women in the outdoors IL Event March 31-April 2
Wildflowers, Waterfalls & Wineries April 7-9
Spring Lodge Reunion April 21-23
Father Son Weekend April 28-30
Camp Ondessonk Saturday Spectacular April 29
Camp Ondessonk 1980s Reunion May 5-7
First Time Camper Open House May 13
Annual Open House and Homecoming June 3
Camp Ondessonk Metro East Annual Golf Benefit June 16
2017 Great American Eclipse Event Aug 19-21
22nd Annual Camp Ondessonk Golf Benefit Sept 9
Fall Family Camp September 15-17
Mother Daughter Weekend Oct. 6-8

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.Ondessonk.com for session dates and fee information.

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MODELING CAMP
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our MODELING CAMP Website
888-757-5575
modelingcamp[AT]aol.com
212 East 42nd
New York, NY 10017

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Illinois, Texas, California, Florida, Georgia, Virginia

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CAMPER AGES: 7-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
and more. Modeling, Fashion

CAMP LOCATION: Modeling Camp offers locations in NYC, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami, San Francisco and Virginia. Please visit our website for more information: Our Camp Website Link: www.modelingcamp.com

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: MODELING CAMP offers girls ages 7 thru 18 the opportunity to experience the world of fashion and modeling in a safe, non-competitive environment. Learn about the industry from top industry professionals, and gain valuable life skills along the way!

Meet stars from TV's hit show ' America's Next Top Model', have your own professional photo shoot, meet top modeling agencies such as Elite, Ford Models, Wilhelmina and more!

If you want to 'discover the model in you', this is the place to get started! Featured on GOOD MORNING AMERICA and NBC, this camp is the perfect place for all fashionistas!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit our website for session dates, locations and and fees: Our Camp Website Link: www.modelingcamp.com

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Zeno Math Camp
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Zeno Math Camp Website
(206) 325-0774
nateco[AT]zenomath.org
Washington

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Illinois & Washington Locations

CAMPER AGES: K-5th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Half-Day Camp

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Math, Technology, and more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: As fun as camping, canoeing and crafts combined, Zeno Math Camps keep the math momentum rolling all year long. How? Campers are guided through an adventure of math games, activities and experiments that reveal the fun of math! Zeno’s one-week, all inclusive, half day camps are designed to increase math competency in fun and exciting ways.

Adventures in Arrgh-rithmetic: Campers work on pirate-themed activities focused on measurement, geometry, time, navigation, technology, number sense, and problem solving. K-2nd grades

Art & Architecture: Campers create their own buildings and other objects while learning how geometry affects art, architecture, and city design. 3-5th grades

Ancient Secrets of Numbers: Campers work together to discover the history of counting, how numbers were developed and the origins of ancient number systems. 3-5th grades

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For Zeno Math Camp locations and dates, please visit Our Camp Website Link: zenomath.org.

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NIU Soccer Elite College Prospect Camp
DeKalb, Illinois

Visit Our NIU Soccer Elite College Prospect Camp Website
815-753-6873
eluzzi[AT]niu.edu
mbrady[AT]niu.edu
NIU Convocation Center #223E
DeKalb, Illinois 60115

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
NIU Soccer Office
Convocation Center #223E
DeKalb, IL 60115

CAMPER AGES: High School

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Boy Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: NIU Elite College Prospect Camp is a great camp for all HS players interested in "living like a college soccer player for 48 hours". Check our our new website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.niusoccercamps.com

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: One hour west of Chicago

CAMP FACILITIES: We have multiple turf fields that our camp will be held on, including our $3.5 million soccer stadium, our football stadium, and brand new intramural turf fields.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our Elite College Prospect Camp is for all players who seek to play soccer at any level in college (Division I, II, III, NAIA). Our camp is a great balance of intensity, teaching, and fun.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
July 22-24, 2016
$460 camp fee (much more reasonable than most Division I College Camps)

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Milan Junior Camp Chicago
Park Ridge, Illinois

Visit Our Milan Junior Camp Chicago Website
milanjuniorcamp[AT]goldengoal.us
Woodland Park
1200 N. Western Avenue
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

CAMPER AGES: 6-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Milan Junior Camp is the official program of A.C. Milan and is open to boys and girls of all skill levels between the ages of 6 and 17. It is designed to improve players’ skills and also allows A.C. Milan coaches from Milan, Italy to identify highly qualified young talent and follow them during their development as athletes and individuals.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in Chicago suburbs of Park Ridge.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Dates:
Camp Session 1: June 6-10, 2016
Camp Session 2: June 13-17, 2016

Price: $390 (per week-long session).

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US Sports/Nike Camps
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our US Sports/Nike Camps Website
1-800-NIKE-CAMP
800-645-3226 (Nike Camps)
800-433-6060 (All other camps)
800-406-3926 (NBC Camps)
877-308-7325 (Peak Performance Swim Camps)
888-780-2267 (Vogelsinger Soccer Academy)

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Over 700 Camp Locations Across the US & Canada

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
AL, AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, CANADA

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
US Sports Camps, Inc.
1010 B Street, Suite 450
San Rafael, CA 94901

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CAMPER AGES: Most junior camps accept participants between the ages of 10-18, however some of our day camps will accept those as young as 5. Adult programs offered, too. See our camp specific web pages to find out exact ages for each program.

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Weekend programs available in some areas. International campers welcome.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Now celebrating over 40 years of camp! We offer camps across a variety of sports which run for one, two or three consecutive sessions across the US and Canada. USSC partners with the country's best coaches to direct our camps at top-rated, professionally-equipped training facilities. International programs offered, too.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Football, Baseball, Soccer, Golf, Gymnastics, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Team Sports, and more. Other Camps: Crew, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, MultiSport, Rugby, Running, Ultimate, Waterpolo, Gymnastics, Hockey, & Yoga.

CAMP LOCATION: Over 700 Locations throughout the US and Canada. International locations, too. Please visit our website for a complete list of camps offered near you, at Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our camps are offered at top-rated, professionally equipped sports training facilities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Sports are FUN, but they are more fun when you get better! Our professional, passionate, and positive coaches will help your child become a better player and a more inspired athlete. Camp provides the perfect opportunity to improve skills, make new friends, laugh hard, and smile a lot. Our Mission is to shape a lifelong enjoyment of athletics through high quality sports education and skill enhancement while consistently exceeding the expectations of our customers!

During the summer of 2014 more than 70,000 US and international campers attended a US Sports Camps program. US Sports Camps currently offers 24 programs in 15 different sports.

Our summer sports camps include: Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Lacrosse, Multi-Sport, Rugby, Running, Soccer, Softball, Swim, Tennis, Ultimate, Volleyball, Waterpolo, and Yoga. We also offer several International sports camps around the world. Our sports camps continue to grow thanks to an outstanding community of Camp Directors and the dedication of the entire USSC staff. We expect 2015, our 41st year in business, to be our best year ever. We look forward to seeing you at camp!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Many of our sports camps offer sessions and special weekend clinics year-round. Please contact us for details.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete information regarding summer camp sessions and fees, please visit our website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Each camp director is responsible for hiring their own staff and typically hire in late winter and early spring. If you are interested in applying for a position, please email the appropriate sport mailbox at Our Camp Website Link: www.ussportscamps.com and we will forward on your information to any director looking for additional staff.

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Hoop Mountain Midwest Summer Camp
Bloomington, Illinois

Visit Our Hoop Mountain Midwest Summer Camp Website
(630) 539-2100
hoopmountain.dgibbs[AT]gmail.com
1312 Park Street
Bloomington, Illinois 61701

CAMPER AGES: 5th-12th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Boy Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Our 2019 boys summer basketball camps will once again be held at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington (Central Illinois). Starting with our Shooting & Scoring Camp on July 27th-29th, followed by our Point Guard, Perimeter, and Big Man Camps on the 29th-31st. These summer camps are for boys entering the 5th-12th grade and each camp is open for overnight or commuter/day campers. All of our camps have a passionate coaching staff that is dedicated to helping each of our campers improve their basketball skills and ability.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, and more.

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No.1 Soccer Camps
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our No.1 Soccer Camps Website
571-428-8387
johnadams[AT]no1soccercamps.com
info[AT]no1soccercamps.com
13294 Amblewood dr.
Manassas, Virginia 20112

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, New Hampshire, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Ohio, Illinois, Wisconsin, Colorado, California, Texas, Oregon, Alabama, Oregon

CAMPER AGES: 6-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: No. 1 Soccer Camps is celebrating its 41st season of training soccer players. Our go-to-goal curriculum is based inside the final 35 yards for both the goalkeeper and striker. It has been a No. 1 Soccer Camp staple since Dr. Joe Machnik founded the camp in 1977.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, and more.

No.1 Soccer Camps is a Top Summer Camp located in Manassas Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Soccer and more. No.1 Soccer Camps is a top camp for ages: 6-18.
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CAMP LOCATION: No. 1 Soccer Camps offers five levels of camp; Youth Academy, Junior Academy, Senior Academy, College Prep and College Showcase at 28 sites across the country.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our facilities are always first class. Most of the No.1 Soccer Camps are held on renown college campuses or private schools throughout the United States.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: No. 1 Soccer Camps offers a camp for all levels of players.

1) Youth Academy - Designed for boys and girls ages 6-10. Fun, exciting and engaging activities are all part of the week. We do this with individual and small group activities with the introduction of fun technical exercises and games that are engaging and pertinent for the age group and ability level. With our unique curriculum youth players will be exposed to the proper technique such as shooting, dribbling, 1v1, crossing and much more.

2) Junior Academy - Designed for boys & girls, goalkeepers and field players ages 10-13. The program has been designed to build a foundation that will help the participant’s progress to the next level. This will be accomplished in a fun, entertaining and positive environment. Each session will be progressive in nature and will conclude with a relative small-sided game that will highlight the topic of the session. Competitive tournaments will be played throughout the week, and be the highlight of our evening sessions.

3) Senior Academy - Designed for High School players, including incoming freshmen, who are ready to play and be trained at the next level. . Throughout the week, players will be put in a competitive environment that will bring out their very best. Players will be exposed to the four dimensions of training, Physical, Technical, Tactical and Psychological. In our unique evening competitions, players will have the opportunity to compete against other teams, other players and themselves.

4) College Prep Academy - Our goal is to provide an incredible environment where serious soccer players will be exposed to the highest level of instruction in anticipation of playing at the highest level possible. High Performance Seminars will be led by trusted experts in their field and will include: Sports Nutrition, Soccer Specific Conditioning, ACT/SAT Preparation and Sport Psychology. Goalkeepers and field players will be exposed to an intensive training environment for those who are serious about fulfilling their potential.

5) College Showcase Camps - Now available for the serious soccer player at select No.1 Soccer Camp sites throughout the country. The directors of our College ID Showcase Camps are all currently active college coaches. In addition, the College Showcase ID Camps allow you to be seen by, and to work directly with college coaches and their assistants from programs all over the US. The philosophy of the College Showcase ID Camps is to provide you with a more intimate environment from which to experience what College coaches expect from their players.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please refer to our website for a site and date that will work for you at: Our Camp Website Link: www.no1soccercamps.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
The No.1 Soccer Camps hires well qualified staff coaches. Please visit our website to fill out an application and to learn more about our programs.

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Chicago Filmmakers Youth & Teen Summer Camps
Chicago, Illinois

Visit Our Chicago Filmmakers Youth & Teen Summer Camps Website
(773) 293 1447
5243 Clark St.
Chicago, Illinois 60620

CAMPER AGES: 10-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Teen Screenwriting Summer Camp
Ages 13-17

This one week primer will cover the basics of screenwriting: structure, exposition, scene propulsion, character building, and dialogue. Students will write and workshop two short pieces each, one prompted and one original. The goal of the workshop is for each student to complete at lease one short, shootable script, and the skills to continue writing on their own.

June 22 - 26 // Weekdays 10AM – 3PM // $200

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Located on Clark in Andersonville, North Chicago.

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CircEsteem Summer Circus Camp
Chicago, Illinois

Visit Our CircEsteem Summer Circus Camp Website
773-732-4564
info[AT]CircEsteem.org
Chicago, Illinois 60640

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
4730 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60640

CAMPER AGES: 6-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Monday-Friday 9 am - 3 pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Summer Circus Camp is a fun, safe, supportive and challenging environment where children explore the many skills that create the Circus Arts. Circus Day Camp allows each child to develop self-confidence, self-esteem, physical awareness and an understanding of the potential they possess. Skills taught may include: acrobatics, clowning, juggling, stilt walking, gym wheel, rolling globe, tight wire, and rolla bolla. CircEsteem campers will get to share their excitement and skills with family and friends at the end of the week in a show!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Gymnastics, Team Sports, and more. Circus Arts.

CircEsteem Summer Circus Camp is a Top Summer Camp located in Chicago Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Dance, Team Sports, Gymnastics and more. CircEsteem Summer Circus Camp is a top camp for ages: 6-16.
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CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Since 2001, CircEsteem’s mission has been to unite youth from diverse racial, cultural, and economic backgrounds and help them build self-esteem and mutual respect through the practice of circus arts.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Sliding scale tuition & scholarships available. Apply online: Our Camp Website Link: circesteem.org

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: CircEsteem programs give students a chance to shine as center-ring stars in their very own circus, enhancing self-esteem as they overcome obstacles, achieve goals, and proudly exclaim, "Look what I can do!" Fostering confidence and cooperation, our professional circus staff teaches a variety of skills such as clowning, juggling, stilt-walking, ball-walking, unicycling, gym wheel and acrobatics. Students progress at their own pace while working hands-on with instructors in a safe and supportive environment.

During the school year, we offer circus classes on Saturday and Sunday mornings and after-school tutoring and circus Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
9 am - 3 pm Monday - Friday
June 26 - August 25
Sign up for weekly sessions or all nine!

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Good Times Day Camp Libertyville
Libertyville, Illinois

Visit Our Good Times Day Camp Libertyville Website
847-680-4884
matt.clatch[AT]gmail.com
libertyville[AT]goodtimesdaycamp.com
1601 Northwind Blvd.
Libertyville, Illinois 60048

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 4-12

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Weekdays from 6:30am - 5:30pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Based in Libertyville, IL out of the Libertyville Sports Complex, Good Times offers campers exciting and active programs for children ages 4-12. Each week is filled with hours of swimming, exciting field trips, various sports, exciting activities, and a theme based cookout every Friday. We accommodate parents' busy schedules by offering extended hours from 6:30am to 5:30pm at no extra charge. Schedules are flexible & you can come only the days you want. We have bases and shuttle buses throughout Lake County to areas such as Lake Zurich, Grayslake, Mundelein, Gurnee, Abbott Park, & Vernon Hills.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Football, Baseball, Soccer, Gymnastics, Swimming, Wrestling, and more.

Good Times Day Camp Libertyville is a Top Summer Camp located in Libertyville Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Basketball, Soccer, Swimming and more. Good Times Day Camp Libertyville is a top camp for ages: 4-12.
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CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Good Times offers a special program to certain campers over the age of 12. This program helps transition eager teen campers into responsible working adults. Gophers are assistants to their assigned counselors and in no way have responsibility over any camper. A few veteran Gophers will show extraordinary qualities and will be allowed to become camp interns. Many of Good Times best counselors were at one time campers themselves. How does a camper become a Gopher? The Gopher program is by invitation only. If selected, you will receive an invitation early in January from Director Peggy. Normal camp fees apply unless noted in the invitation. Contact us for more information.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Summer of 2019 — June 10th to August 16th All Summer Plan: The best deal of the summer! 10 weeks of Fun! 49 days at 20% off the daily rate! First Camper $3,975.00 for the Summer Additional Camper $3,577.50 for the Summer.

Registration Before April 15th Registration fee is $100.00 per child. $100.00 per child deposit is due upon registration. After April 15th Registration fee is $125.00 per child. $125.00 per child deposit is due upon registration. Campers must finalize their schedule by May 15th.* Schedule changes after this date are subject to a $25 change fee. Balance is due by June 1st.

Included with Tuition & Registration - Camp Gear: includes two camp T-shirts, camp bag, camp towel, and camp money holder. - Extended Hours: 7:30 am to 5:30 pm. - Lunch on Fridays and on miscellaneous field trip days. - All field trip fees. - All swimming passes.

OR Weekly or Daily Plan: Select the full weeks you want at a great Monday through Friday rate. * First Camper $435.00 per Week Additional Camper $391.50 per Week Add select days to your weekly plan or simply select specific days throughout the summer.* First Camper $108.75 per Day Additional Camper $97.88 per Day Available Discounts & Bonuses: Register by April 15th — get an extra camp T-shirt.

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Ballroom Combo Dance Camp
Tinley Park, Illinois

Visit Our Ballroom Combo Dance Camp Website
708-532-6237
info[AT]heartsoledance.com
7038 183rd Street
Tinley Park, Illinois 60477

CAMPER AGES: 9-13

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located east of Harlem Avenue on 183rd Street

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: These fun, high energy camps teach a mixture of smooth and rhythm dances through the learning of fun routines. Perform the routines on the last day for friends and family!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
July 14th-18th and/or August 11th-15th

Please refer to the studio's website for tuition fees

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SkillTwins Youth Soccer Camp
Addison, Illinois

Visit Our SkillTwins Youth Soccer Camp Website
Joanne - 630-362-1359
Frank - 847-989-4973

addisonsoccer[AT]gmail.com
213 N Lombard Rd
Addison, Illinois 60101

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
600 N Villa Ave
Unit B
Villa Park IL 60181

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our SkillTwins Youth Soccer Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 7 years to High School 18 Years

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. 2 Sessions available per week 9am-1pm, or 3pm-7pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: SkillTwins Josef and Jakob Youtube sensations will be teaching their amazing skills to you.Camp will be taught by the SkillTwins and other Soccer professionals. We will be working on Footwork,dribbling and ball control. First week of Camp July 25th-29th following week August.1st-5th,2016 2 Session are available per week morning or afternoon. Rate of our youth camp is 445 per player for more info visit Our Camp Website Link: www.eventbrite.com

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Soccer, and more. Footwork,Drills, Dribbling & Ball Control.

CAMP LOCATION: SkillTwins Camp will take place at Addison Trail High School Field house located off of Army Trail/Lombard Rd in Addison IL

CAMP FACILITIES: the field house located at Addison Trail High School is an indoor facility with air conditioning. We will be training with the Skilltwins and also have the ability to scrimmage and have Panna Challenges.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: SkillTwins Camp is brought to you by Addison Youth Soccer and Addison United Soccer Club. NISL registered club. All of our coaches and staff are licensed coaches and CPR certified. More information is available on Our Camp Website Link: www.eventbrite.com

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Our Camp Website Link: www.AddisonYouthSoccer.com
www.mysa-Chicago.Com

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Futsal classes are available year round at Our Camp Website Link: www.mysa-Chicago.com

OTHER CAMP INFO: Space is limited to smaller class sizes this year no discounts will be given this year due to demand.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
445.00 per player - VIP packages are available as add on please visit our website for more information

July 25th - 29th
* Session 1 | 9am-1pm
* Session 2 | 3pm- 7pm

August 1st to August 5th
* Session 3 | 9am-1pm
* Session 4 | 3pm-7pm

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Dream Big Camps
Chicago, IL

Visit Our Dream Big Camps Website
773-944-9146
siobhan[AT]dreambigeducation.org
5255 N. Ashland Ave/ 651 W Lake St.
Chicago, IL 60640/ 60661

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Literacenter
c/o Dream Big
641 W Lake St,
Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60661

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 3 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Week-long drama camps.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Dream Big Camps are a great opportunity to build confidence, get creative, and build relationships! During our acclaimed weekly Drama Camps, children will act, sing, dance, and play theatre games centered around themes like Hamilton Fanatics, Star Wars, Harry Potter, and Sing. Campers will also create costume, prop and set pieces. Camps culminate in a performance of an original show! Taught by skilled teaching artists, each week engages children in an unforgettable collaborative experience!

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: We can accommodate children with special needs. Our Director of Camps is a former learning specialist, and looks forward to working with families to make drama camp available for ALL kids!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, and more.

Dream Big Camps is a Top Summer Camp located in Chicago Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Music/Band, Musical Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts and more. Dream Big Camps is a top camp for ages: 3 - 18.
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CAMP LOCATION: Most of our camps are located in Andersonville 1 block north of Foster on the corner of Ashland and Berwyn, at First Free Church: 5255 N. Ashland Ave

We we also be offering camps in the West Loop at Open Books: 651 W Lake St.

CAMP FACILITIES: Most of our camps are hosted in a beautiful newly constructed building of the First Free Church. It is air conditioned.

There will also be camps hosted at Open Books in the West Loop. It is air conditioned.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our camps and classes are all taught by professional teaching artists who engage campers in fun drama games and activities that foster creativity, self-expression and teamwork. Each week is designed around a creative theme and age group. Campers collaborate together to create a performance piece to be performed at the end of each week. These camps are based on dramatic play and exploration. We are proud to announce that we were the recipient of the 2013 Red Tricycle Award for "Most Awesome Dance and Theater Class" in Chicago!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Students entering 5th-8th grades are invited to be a Jr. Camp Counselor for any camp geared towards 3-7 year olds. Jr. Camp Counselor’s receive a 50% discount for their assistance and their responsibilities include:
•Assist with drama games by leading with examples
•Help with story/show creation by supporting and enhancing the creative ideas of the younger campers
•Create and help with set/prop/costume development
•Assist with set up for different activities
•Assist with songs and dances
•Lead warm ups and games with supervision (if desired)
•Arrive 15 minutes early and stay 15 minutes late to help with set up/clean up and go over goals and planning

Students entering 9th-12th grade are welcome to apply for internships with us during the summer. To apply, please fill out this form. Sr. Camp Counselor responsibilities include:
•Assist with drama games-lead with examples
•Create and help with set/prop/costume development
•Assist with set up for different activities
•Act as a leader for songs and dances for younger campers
•Lead warm ups and games with supervision (if desired)
•Aide in taking young campers for restroom/drink breaks
•Arrive 15 minutes early and stay 15 minutes late to help with set up/clean up and go over goals and planning
•Assist with supervision and play at the park during breaks

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Please inquire. We do provide partial scholarships as needed.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Dream Big Performing Arts Workshops offer drama integration in-school residencies in Chicago schools, and after school enrichment programs in Chicago and Naperville.

OTHER CAMP INFO: We are also partnering with JCC Camping this summer. Check out: Our Camp Website Link: www.gojcc.org for more information.


We also offer a 4 week production camp. The camp runs from July 23rd- August 18th. This year we are excited to announce that we will be putting on Alice in Wonderland JR. This PROFESSIONAL STAGE EXPERIENCE features 2 live performances on the MAIN STAGE at the historic Athenaeum Theatre complete with FULL COSTUMES, SETS, LIGHTS, and SOUND. Our design and creative teams work together seamlessly to ensure the best production process and camp experience possible! This is a rich training ground for young musical theater performers in an educational environment that is both nurturing and fun!

Follow this link to learn more and register: Our Camp Website Link: www.dreambigperformingarts.com.

Camps themes this summer include: Hamilton Fanatics, My Little Pony, Alice in Wonderland Jr. Week, Sing, Harry Potter, Stranger Things, Detective Camp featuring MC2, Pokemon, Star Wars, Musical Theater featuring Sound of Music, Superheroes and Supervillians, and so so much more!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
We offer camps each week throughout the summer for all different ages. Each week-long half-day camp is $225. We also have full day options, before care, and after care.

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Hoop Mountain Big Man, Point Guard & Perimeter Camps
Bloomington, Illinois

Visit Our Hoop Mountain Big Man, Point Guard & Perimeter Camps Website
630-539-2100
hoopmountain.dgibbs[AT]gmail.com
1312 Park St
Bloomington, Illinois 61701

CAMPER AGES: Going into 5th - Going into 12th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Boy Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: These camps are a day or overnight camp which will run from July 26th-July 29th. Each camper can choose to attend one of the three positional camps; Point Guard, Perimeter, or Big Man. Each of the three camps will have coaches for that specific camp. These camps are all located at Illinois Wesleyan University which is right off intersection 74 and 55, which is about 2 hours away from Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: These camps are all located at Illinois Wesleyan University which is right off intersection 74 and 55, which is about 2 hours away from Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis.

CAMP FACILITIES: Campers will stay in the Illinois Wesleyan University dorms and have meals in the dining hall at the University.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
The camps are $455.00 for 4 days and the players can decided on which camp they want to attend. Also the camps are from July 26th -July 29th.

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Riverwoods Family Campus
St. Charles, Illinois

Visit Our Riverwoods Family Campus Website
630-584-2222
bob[AT]fvchristianaction.org
recruiter[AT]fvchristianaction.org
35w624 Riverwoods Ln.
St. Charles, Illinois 60174

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: Kid's Camp: 6-12; Teen program: 13-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Riverwoods Family Campus is a free camp offered to kids of qualifying families in Kane County, IL. Children (ages 6-12) stay for a week in cabins and participate in a camp curriculum, with various games, activities, and bible teachings. Teens (ages 13-18) are a part of a leadership development program, staying 2 weeks to the whole summer depending on age. All camp weeks are from Monday Morning to Friday afternoon.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Soccer, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Computers, Academics, and more. College Visits
Business Seminars
Team Building Activities

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 40 miles West of Chicago and have 85 acres of land on the Fox River in St. Charles, IL

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 6 modern cabins, multipurpose building that includes a gymnasium, dining hall, conference rooms and a game room. We also have an outdoor basketball court, playground, amphitheater, and canoes that we take kids out on the Fox River.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Please see our website for more information on who we are as an organization: fvchristianaction.org.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: All of our kids attend for free if the qualify to attend based on parents income and they must live in Kane County, IL.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Contact Recruiter in Mid-May to find out information on session dates: recruiter[AT]fvchristianaction.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Various Summer Camp Positions are available for those willing to become summer missionaries.  The minimum stipend is $2475 for the summer plus room and board.  

For more information on various positions, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: riverwoods.wordpress.com.

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Swift Nature Camp
Illinois Location(s)

Visit Our Swift Nature Camp Website
630-654-8036
swiftcamp[AT]aol.com
W7471 Ernie Swift Rd
Minong, WI 54859

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
25 Baybrook, Oak Brook, Il. 60523

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Swift Nature Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 6 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Overnight

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Non-denominational... believing in a higher power.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Swift Nature Camp is an overnight nature camp for boys and girls ages 6-15. Our focus is to blend traditional summer camp activities while increasing a child's appreciation for nature, science and the environment.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Our small size allows us to give individual attention to each and every child.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Science, Academics, Adventure, Travel, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Nature, Science, Outdoors.

Discovery Camp Is Our -Special 1st Time Camper Program That Is Only For 1st Time For All 50 Campers. We Meet The Special Need Of The Younger & New To Camping Children. See How On Our Website. Money Back Guarantee.

Swift Nature Camp is a Top Summer Camp located in Minong Illinois offering many fun and educational camp activities, including: Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Basketball and more. Swift Nature Camp is a top camp for ages: 6 - 17.
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CAMP LOCATION: Swift Nature Camp is located deep in the Northwoods of Wisconsin. Our 80 acres are contiguous with a county forest. Our 1200 acre lake is perfect for swimming, skiing, knee-boarding, fishing, sailing and much more

CAMP FACILITIES: We are a small camp with nearly 1/2 mile of lake frontage. Our 10 cabins are neat and clean they have electricity and heat for those cool summer nights. See more pictures and video on our website

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Swift Nature Camp is an overnight nature camp for boys and girls ages 6-15. Our focus is to blend traditional summer camp activities while increasing a child's appreciation for nature, science and the environment.

Our special Discovery Camp is a nurturing program for first-time overnight campers, offering additional staff to provide support and encouragement to overcome homesickness and build confidence. The program welcomes no more than 50 first-time campers, and the special attention that this intimate group receives is the reason that more than 92% of them wish to return.

Swift Nature Camp offers traditional summer camp activities along with an environmental focus. Campers enjoy an active Nature Center, Pet Zoo, and Department of Natural Resources sponsored programs, plus recreational activities that include canoe and backpack trips, horseback riding, swimming, arts & crafts, team courses, archery, sailing, water skiing, tubing and sports.

In addition to these traditional activities, Swift Nature Camp is so much more. We are a child-centered program located away from technology, celebrity culture and academic pressures. Through fun activities and positive staff role models, we help children develop lifelong skills such as confidence, teamwork, leadership, compassion and communication. Our small size allows us to promote each child's personal development by providing fun, friendship and leadership in a supportive and noncompetitive environment. While away from home, children will have the opportunity to act on their own, become self-reliant, and try things for themselves.

Many of our kids return year after year saying that "Swift allows me to be my real self with real people." And we feel that's a good thing!

All of this happens in the fun and sun of the north woods of Wisconsin. For staff and campers alike, Swift Nature Camp is more than just a place to be: it is their summer home. So why not have your child join our summer camp family this summer?

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Yes we have a leadership program for those who are 16 & 17 years old.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: YES, scholarships are available. Please, see our website.
Our Camp Website Link: swiftnaturecamp.com

OTHER CAMP INFO: We are most excited by 1st Time Camper Program that is only for children that have never been to summer camp before. This program has only 5 children in a cabin with 2 counselors. Allowing us to give every child loads of attention for their first time away from home.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Our programs begin mid June and go till mid August

DISCOVERY CAMP (2 WEEKS), June 16-June 28
Boys & Girls 6-12, Cost $1299

EXPLORER CAMP (3 WEEKS), June 30-July 19
Boys & Girls 7-15, Cost $1999

EXPLORER CAMP (3 WEEKS), July 21-August 9
Boys & Girls 7-15, Cost $1999

ADVENTURER CAMP (6 WEEKS), June 30-August 9
Boys & Girls 7-15
Cost $3699

CANADIAN CANOE TRIP (5 days), August 12-16
Boys & Girls 14-17, Cost $499

See our Dates & Rates for more Information
Our Camp Website Link: swiftnaturecamp.com

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Swift Nature Camp is looking for great young people to be Camp Counselors and activity specialist. So if you want to spend your summer outside, being a role model to kids be sure to see our website.

Also we need a camp nurse and Outdoor Education Director. Interested, please see our website.

You can change a child's life this summer and in turn change yours.

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FICA Young Investors Wall Street Training Summer Camp
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11310 S. Orange Blossom Trail #244
Orlando, Florida 32837

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WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
11310 S. Orange Blossom Trail #244
Orlando, Florida  32837

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CAMPER AGES: 8-19

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Daily: 9am-4pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Fun, Exciting and Informative! These three terms sum up the FICA Young Investors Summer Camps. Students enjoy financial intelligence training, video and board games, financial field trips to local financial districts, and guest speakers from some of America's largest corporations.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Technology, Academics, and more. Financial Intelligence, Financial Investment Training, Wall Street Summer Camp.

CAMP LOCATION: San Francisco State University
1650 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132

CAMP FACILITIES: FICA Young Investors Wall Street Summer Camps TM are held in safe and professional learning environment; usually on the campuses of some of America's most prestigious Colleges, Universities and or executive/education learning centers

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: These three terms sum up our comprehensive and very informative FICA Young Investors Wall Street Summer Camps TM. While we are very committed to providing certified instructors, field trips and superior financial intelligence informative training applications, we don't just stop there. We make sure to set aside some time for a little fun, tours and entertainment activities. As a result, learning about the world of business and financial intelligence has never ever been this much fun!

Future Investor Clubs of America's comprehensive financial training system includes: Access to the FICA's Members Camp Preparatory Training Network; Certified Financial Intelligence Trainers TM; Winning On Wall Street Kickoff TM; American Dream Plan introductory training; Basic Financial Intelligence Training TM (BFIT); Advance Financial Intelligence Training TM (AFIT); Executive Financial Intelligence Training TM (EFIT); Financial Intelligence Training TM (IFIT); International Financial Intelligence Training TM (IFIT) intelligence training curriculum's presented in a creative and interactive way to enhance the learning process.

All Future Investor Clubs of America summer camp instructors are Certified Financial Intelligence Trainers(CFIT) having completed our training programs. Each CFIT has years of business, education, executive, investing and or financial services experience.

Future Investor Clubs of America summer camp programs are designed to be a top quality, positive comprehensive learning experience that students will never forget. Therefore, FICA has incorporated carefully designed Financial Field Trips TM to enhance the students experience and learning process.

FICA members who have completed the Basic (BFIT), Advanced (AFIT) and or Executive Financial Intelligence Training (EFIT) curriculum receive Certificates of Completion and are eligible to participate in many fun, exciting and informative events.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: All Future Investor Clubs of America summer camp instructors are Certified Financial Intelligence Trainers(CFIT) having completed our training programs. Each CFIT has years of business, education, executive, investing and or financial services experience. In addition to industry experience, our instructors must complete 40 hours of training on how to teach each of our BFIT, AFIT, EFIT, IFIT and LFIT curriculum's.

Future Investor Clubs, Chapters and Centers are eligible to select lead teachers and instructors to attend CFIT training programs. Individuals completing our instructor comprehensive training programs earn the designation of Certified Financial Intelligence Trainer TM (CFIT). Business and financial industry executives, managers, investment advisors, commodity/stock brokers, traders and other professionals are scheduled as guest speakers during the camp training week.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Depending on your camp length of stay, approval and city selection, students will visit such places as: Downtown Business Districts; Investment and Commu