SUMMER DAY CAMPS by niusheng11


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                    SUMMER DAY CAMPS
                                                                                           THE THINGS I KNOW!
                                                                                           SUMMER PRESCHOOL
                                                                                           Now your child will have the opportunity to retain what they
                                                                                           learned in preschool by continuing their attendance through the
                                                                                           summer! Our curriculum features: pre-kindergarten and kindergarten
                                                                                           readiness skills; early introduction to Spanish, music, cooking,
                                                                                           science, computers and the outdoors; self-help skills; weekly themes;
                                                                                           and swimming at Dolphin Pool. Registration must be made in person
                                                                                           at the Irwin Center. At registration, a non-refundable deposit of one
                                                                                           monthly fee is required. Children must be potty-trained and in their
                                                                                           correct age group by June 1. No class: July 4.

                                                                                           Session 1:          June 4-29
                                                                                           Session 2:          July 2-27
                                                                                           Instructor:         Danielle Davis
                                                                                           Location:           Irwin Center

                Preschool Camps                                                            Age
                                                                                                               T/Th, 9-11:30 a.m.
                                                                                                                                               Monthly Fee
                                                                                           4s / Pre-K          MWF, 9 a.m.-Noon                $202
                SAFETY TOWN                                                                4s / Pre-K 5-Day    M-F, 9 a.m.-Noon                $320
                Teach your kindergartner about safety at Safety Town! Children learn       Extended 2-Day      T/Th, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.             $225
                                                                                           Extended 3-Day      MWF, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.              $337
                lessons about indoor and outdoor safety through art projects, songs
                                                                                           Extended 5-Day      M-F, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.              $562
                and stories. Topics include fire, stranger danger, wearing seatbelts,
                crossing the street, water safety and more. Enjoy special visits from a
                police officer and firefighter. Campers also participate in a graduation   CAMP FANTASTIC
                ceremony and will receive their first “driver’s license.” Limit: 25.       Activities include music, art, cooking, free play, storytime and more.
                                                                                           Campers will also enjoy waterplay activities with sprinklers outside
                Age:                 4-6 years                                             on the Irwin lawn. Four-year-olds will take field trips by bus
                Instructors:         Marilyn Dolci & TBA                                   (additional fees apply). All campers must be potty-trained; diapers
                Location:            Willow School                                         are not allowed. Three- and four-year-olds must be their respective
                Fee:                 $62 R / $93 NR                                        ages by June 1. No class: July 4.

                Date                 Day/Time                        Code                  Instructor:         Marilyn Dolci & TBA
                June 18-29           M-F, 9-11 a.m.                  206316-01             Location:           Irwin Center
                June 18-29           M-F, 9:30-11:30 a.m.            206316-02
                July 23-Aug. 3       M-F, 9-11 a.m.                  206316-04             3-YEAR-OLD CAMP
                July 23-Aug. 3       M-F, 9:30-11:30 a.m.            206316-05
                                                                                            Day/Time:   Tu/Th, 9-11:30 a.m.
                                                                                            Limit:      20
                JUNIOR EXPLORERS                                                            Fee:        $27 R / $41 NR for age 3
                Make your child’s first camp experience a positive one! Our camp
                features weekly themes, arts & crafts projects, games, music and           4 & 5-YEAR-OLD CAMP
                more. Campers will also learn sharing and how to play with peers.           Day/Time:    MWF, 9 a.m.-Noon
                Limit: 12.                                                                  Limit:       25
                                                                                            Fee:         $47 R / $70.50 NR
                Age:                 2 years (by June 18, 2007)                                          (Week 5: $29 R / $43.50 NR)
                Instructor:          Betty Seline
                Location:            Irwin Center                                          Session             Age 3 Code                      Age 4-5 Code
                Fee:                 $27 R / $40.50 NR                                     June 4-8            206203-04                       206203-03
                                                                                           June 11-15          206203-06                       206203-05
                Date                 Day/Time                        Code                  June 18-22          206203-08                       206203-07
                June 18 & 20         M/W, 10:30 a.m.-Noon            206202-01             June 25-29          206203-10                       206203-09
                June 25 & 27         M/W, 10:30 a.m.-Noon            206202-02             July 2-6            206203-12                       206203-11
                July 9 & 11          M/W, 10:30 a.m.-Noon            206202-04             July 9-13           206203-14                       206203-13
                July 16 & 18         M/W, 10:30 a.m.-Noon            206202-05             July 16-20          206203-16                       206203-15
                July 23 & 25         M/W, 10:30 a.m.-Noon            206202-06

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                                                                                      TECHNOLOGY CAMP*
                                                                                      Campers will learn teambuilding, communication, goal setting and
                                                                                      problem solving in a fun, safe environment. All equipment is provided.
                                                                                      Please bring a small snack to each day of camp. Both weeks of camp will
                                                                                      feature different subjects including:

                                                                                      • MOVIE MAKING WITH HARRY POTTER – Make your own
                                                                                      movie using Harry Potter LEGOs® and a digital camera, creating your
                                                                                      own story and script, building different LEGO® scenes and filming the
       NEW!         Digital Camps                                                     movie with graphic editing techniques and stop-motion animation. You
                                                                                      will also receive a CD-ROM copy of your movie to take home.
      Learn team building, communication, goal setting and problem solving.           • CLAYMATION – Create movie characters and build sets. As you
      Each camper will have his own computer. Save $10 if you register for all        learn the production process, you will animate, record, download,
      five sessions. Limit: 15.                                                       assemble and edit your own movie.

      Ages:                8-13                                                       • DIGITAL MICROSCOPE MANIA – Using a digital microscope
      Instructor:          Sharon Negri                                               connected to a computer, you will work with magnified images of
      Dates:               Monday, Aug. 6-Friday, Aug. 10                             fingerprints, hair, money, insects and plants you collect. In addition, you
      Time:                9 a.m.-1 p.m.                                              will create slides, booklets and graphic science displays.
      Location:            James Hart Tech Center
      Fee:                 $37 R / $55.50 NR per session                              • WHAT’S THE “D” IN 3D? — Understand and visualize that
                                                                                      “Dimension” is the cornerstone of engineering, architecture and building.
                                                                                      Learn principles of construction and use math skills as you experiment
      Make-a-Book: Monday, Aug. 6                                                     with scale and size, symmetry and reflection and staggering vs. stacking.
      Learn how to use software such as MS Word, MS Publisher, Inspiration 6,
      and clip art to create and illustrate your own booklet. You will have the       You will use LEGO® materials to build houses with removable roofs,
      opportunity to create a final product from your own stories, poems, etc.        castles, turrets and towers.
      that you either bring with you or that you will create during the class.
      Code: 214514-40                                                                 • ADVENTURES IN GPS — Get a new perspective on the world
                                                                                      while learning about GPS Technology. Small groups will use hand-held
                                                                                      Global Positioning Systems to search for treasure caches and leave
      Movies, TV, Radio: Tuesday, Aug. 7                                              replacement for the next group to find. You will also play geo-golf and go
      Amaze your friends and family with your pop-culture knowledge. You will
      learn how to use websites — such as the Internet Movie Database and The
      Museum of Broadcast Communications — to find information about your
      favorite movies, TV shows, radio programs, actors, broadcasters and trivia.     • BASIC FUN — Learn programming concepts and write your own
      Code: 214514-41                                                                 simple computer games to amaze your friends. You will be introduced to
                                                                                      an actual programming language that you can read and modify to make
                                                                                      changes in game play. Write your own game of Pong or Tic-Tac-Toe so that
      World Geography: Wednesday, Aug. 8                                              you can be SURE that you can beat the computer … and your friends.
      Follow current events on the world stage. Use online tools to learn about
      the geography of locations both far and away. Learn how physical
                                                                                      • JUMPING JIMINY CRICKETS — Design and create your own
      geography influences customs and cultures. Learn about little known places
      that you may have never heard of and use your online tools to research          creatures, sculptures or 3-D art and program them for action. Make a cat
      them. Code: 214514-42                                                           and program it to purr when someone pets it. Make a birthday cake and
                                                                                      program it to play a song when someone blows out the candles. Make a
                                                                                      bobble-head with multiple heads that jiggle and jump on your command.
      Trivia Day: Thursday, Aug. 9                                                    Your imagination will be the main ingredient.
      Find answers to trivia questions online. Use unique sites that specialize in
      quizzes and trivia, and have fun navigating them. Follow several                Age:                 Entering Grades 1-8
      “scavenger hunt” trails. Note: No wide-open web hunts for students’
                                                                                      Instructor:          Computertots®/Computer Explorers® Instructors
      safety! Code: 214514-43
                                                                                      Location:            Dolphin Clubhouse
                                                                                      Limit:               25
      Websites for Kids: Friday, Aug. 10                                              Fee:                 $240 per week
      Spend this day learning about a variety of age-appropriate websites that
      are fun, safe and kid-friendly. Sites may be educational and/or recreational.   Day       Dates                Time                 Code
      Use these websites to impress your friends and family. Code: 214514-44          M-F       July 9-13            8 a.m.-Noon          214514-50
                                                                                      M-F       Aug. 20-26           1-5 p.m.             214514-51

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                    SUMMER DAY CAMPS
                                                                                        Days              Time                Weekly Fee
                                                                                        Monday-Friday     9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.    $103 R / $154.50 NR
                STOMPING GROUNDS DAY CAMP:                                              Week Section        Location          Code
                Parent Info Meeting —                                                   6/11-15 Juniors     Irwin Center      206340-11
                7:30 p.m., June 7 @ Irwin Center                                                Seniors     Flossmoor Park    206342-21
                Stomping Grounds is the place to be this summer! Your child will                Seniors     Sports Complex    206342-31
                                                                                                Masters     Sports Complex    206344-41
                experience all that summer is supposed to be for them: fun and
                                                                                                Before Camp Sports Complex    206346-51 (fees p. 19)
                exciting. This camp features a staff-to-camper ratio of eight-to-one,           After Camp Sports Complex     206348-61 (fees p. 19)
                field trips, swimming, arts & crafts, lots of games and weekly camp
                themes. Plus, for working parents, we offer before-and after-camp       6/18-22 Juniors     Irwin Center      206340-12
                hours for more camp fun in a safe environment. No camp: July 4.                 Seniors     Flossmoor Park    206342-22
                                                                                                Seniors     Sports Complex    206342-32
                Level     Age Group                      Location                               Masters     Sports Complex    206344-42
                Juniors   Entering Grades 1 & 2          Irwin Center                           Before Camp Sports Complex    206346-52 (fees p. 19)
                Seniors   Entering Grades 3 & 4          Flossmoor Park                         After Camp Sports Complex     206348-62 (fees p. 19)
                                                         H-F Sports Complex
                Masters   Entering Grade 5               H-F Sports Complex             6/25-29 Juniors     Irwin Center      206340-13
                                                                                                Seniors     Flossmoor Park    206342-23
                                                                                                Seniors     Sports Complex    206342-33
                                                                                                Masters     Sports Complex    206344-43
                                                                                                Before Camp Sports Complex    206346-53 (fees p. 19)
                                                                                                After Camp Sports Complex     206348-63 (fees p. 19)

                                                                                        7/2-6    Juniors     Irwin Center     206340-14
                                                                                                 Seniors     Flossmoor Park   206342-24
                                                                                                 Seniors     Sports Complex   206342-34
                                                                                                 Masters     Sports Complex   206344-44
                                                                                                 Before Camp Sports Complex   206346-54 (fees p. 19)
                                                                                                 After Camp Sports Complex    206348-64 (fees p. 19)

                                                                                        7/9-13   Juniors     Irwin Center     206340-15
                                                                                                 Seniors     Flossmoor Park   206342-25
                                                                                                 Seniors     Sports Complex   206342-35
                                                                                                 Masters     Sports Complex   206344-45
                                                                                                 Before Camp Sports Complex   206346-55 (fees p. 19)
                                                                                                 After Camp Sports Complex    206348-65 (fees p. 19)

                                                                                        7/16-20 Juniors     Irwin Center      206340-16
                                                                                                Seniors     Flossmoor Park    206342-26
                                                                                                Seniors     Sports Complex    206342-36
                FEES & POLICIES                                                                 Masters     Sports Complex    206344-46
                                                                                                Before Camp Sports Complex    206346-56 (fees p. 19)
                • Weekly camp fees include one camp T-shirt for the                             After Camp Sports Complex     206348-66 (fees p. 19)
                summer, field trips and weekly recreational swims at a Park
                District pool.                                                          7/23-27 Juniors     Irwin Center      206340-17
                                                                                                Seniors     Flossmoor Park    206342-27
                • The first week’s payment does not guarantee a weekly spot                     Seniors     Sports Complex    206342-37
                for the length of camp.                                                         Masters     Sports Complex    206344-47
                                                                                                Before Camp Sports Complex    206346-57 (fees p. 19)
                • Field trips will be taken every Thursday except for a field                   After Camp Sports Complex     206348-67 (fees p. 19)
                trip to a baseball game (an additional fee will be charged).
                Lunches will be included with most field trips.                         7/30-8/3 Juniors     Irwin Center     206340-18
                                                                                                 Seniors     Flossmoor Park   206342-28
                • Sign up early! A $25 processing fee will be charged for each                   Seniors     Sports Complex   206342-38
                child when you register on the first day of that week’s camp.                    Masters     Sports Complex   206344-48
                                                                                                 Before Camp Sports Complex   206346-58 (fees p. 19)
                • Each location must have a minimum of 15 campers to                             After Camp Sports Complex    206348-68 (fees p. 19)
                • Camp ends promptly at 3:30 p.m. If you are late, a flat fee           8/6-10   Juniors     Irwin Center     206340-19
                                                                                                 Seniors     Sports Complex   206342-39
                of $10 will be charged after the first 10 minutes. $1 will be                    Masters     Sports Complex   206344-49
                charged for each additional minute.                                              Before Camp Sports Complex   206346-59 (fees p. 19)
                                                                                                 After Camp Sports Complex    206348-69 (fees p. 19)

        18      DISCOVER THE BENEFITS OF PARKS & RECREATION                             8/13-17 Grades 1-5   Willow School    206344-16
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                                                                                 COMMUNITY KIDS
                                                                                 Before- and After-Camp Option Available
                                                                                 This is not your ordinary day camp! Last year, campers spent their
                                                                                 summer taking incredible tours of places such as U.S. Cellular Field,
                                                                                 Argonne National Lab and Abt Electronics. This summer’s schedule is
                                                                                 filled with a field trip and tour each week (White Sox Game, water
                                                                                 park, etc), games, crafts, and events with seniors at the Irwin Center
                                                                                 and Independent Days. Join us for another amazing summer! No camp:
      STOMPING GROUNDS SWIM LESSONS                                              July 4. Limit: 15.
      Does your child know how to swim? Three times a week, Stompers
      participate in recreational swims at the H-F Park District’s outdoor       Location:             PD Auditorium
      pools. Since many children have limited swimming abilities, we’re          Fee:                  $157 R / $235.50 NR
      offering a Swim Lesson Option for Stompers. Children will learn basic
      swimming skills geared to their level. Three levels are offered:           Grade       Date               Day/Time                     Code
                                                                                 6-7         June 11-15         M-F, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.        206311-01
      j    LEVEL I – Water Exploration: Lessons for the very
                                                                                 6-7         June 18-22         M-F, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m..       206311-02
           beginner. Introduces water entry and exit. Builds comfort.
                                                                                 6-7         June 25-29         M-F, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.        206311-03
           Very basic skills taught such as submerging head.                     6-7         July 2-6           M-F, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m..       206311-04
      j    LEVEL II – Primary Skills: Retrieving underwater                      6-7         July 9-13          M-F, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.        206311-05
           objects, demonstrating front / back glide and flutter kick            6-7         July 16-20         M-F, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m..       206311-06
                                                                                 6-7         July 23-27         M-F, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.        206311-07
           without assistance, basic rhythmic breathing and turning
                                                                                 6-7         July 30-Aug. 3     M-F, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.        206311-08
      j    LEVEL III – Stroke Readiness: Opening eyes under water,
           bobbing, beginner diving, front crawl, back crawl, elementary         BEFORE- & AFTER-CAMP OPTIONS
           back stroke kick and changing direction.                              Available for Stomping Grounds & Community Kids
      Testing will take place on the first day of lessons. No class: July 4.     This option is offered before and after regular camp hours. Features
                                                                                 supervised fun activities. Bus transportation provided for children who
      Location:            Lions Club Pool                                       need to travel to another camp location. No class: July 4. For codes,
      Fee:                 $39 R / $58.50 NR                                     see page 18.
      Bus Fee:             $13 (to go to camp sites)
                                                                                 Location:             H-F Sports Complex
      Date                 Time                 Lesson Code          Bus Code
      June 11-22           8:30-9:10 a.m.       232311-05            206350-01   Section               Time              Weekly Fee
      June 25-July 6       8:30-9:10 a.m.       232321-05            206350-02   Before Camp           7-9 a.m.          $43 R / $64.50 NR
      July 9-20            8:30-9:10 a.m.       232331-05            206350-03   After Camp            3:30-6 p.m.       $55 R / $82.50 NR

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                    SUMMER CAMPS
                Sports Camps                                                             T-BALL
                                                                                         This program teaches the basics of
                                                                                         catching, throwing, running,
                H-F SPORTS ACADEMY                                                       fielding and hitting through
                Welcome to the H-F Sports Academy where sports and fun are the           organized game play. Instruction
                name of the game! Campers will experience a variety of sports            will take place on first two days,
                including softball, swimming, soccer, tennis, football, dodge ball and   followed by organized game play
                everything in between. Campers must bring a lunch. Field trips TBA;      and close instruction. Rain dates
                some may have an additional fee. Limit: 30. No class: July 4.            are on Thursdays. Fee includes a
                                                                                         camp t-shirt. Limit: 20. No camp:
                Location:         Dolphin Lake Clubhouse &                               July 4.
                                  H-F Racquet & Fitness Club
                Day/Time:         M-F, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.                               Age:                  5-6 years
                Fee:              $123 R / $184.50 NR                                    Location:             Pinewood Park
                Late Sign Up Fee: $25 (Starting Monday camp begins)                      Fee:                  $38 R / $57 NR

                Age         Date                 Age 10-11 Code Age 12-13 Code           Day         Date                Time                 Code
                10-13       June 11-15           206431-01      206431-02                M-W         June 18-July 5      5-6:15 p.m.          222312-01
                10-13       June 18-22           206431-03      206431-04                M-W         June 18-July 5      6:30-7:45 p.m.       222312-02
                10-13       June 25-29           206431-05      206431-06                M-W         July 9-25           5-6:15 p.m.          222312-03
                10-13       July 2-6             206431-07      206431-08                M-W         July 9-25           6:30-7:45 p.m.       222312-04
                10-13       July 9-13            206431-09      206431-10
                10-13       July 16-20           206431-11      206431-12
                10-13       July 23-27           206431-13      206431-14                BEACH VOLLEYBALL CAMPS*
                10-13       July 30-Aug. 3       206431-15      206431-16                It’s time to take your volleyball game to the beach! This camp —
                                                                                         hosted by the Volleyball Professionals — features all the latest drills
                                                                                         and training techniques that build your skills for the next level.
                                     CHICAGO WHITE SOX                                   Enjoy contests and games with fun and active instructors! The camp
                                     BASEBALL CAMP*                                      will concentrate on the fundamentals of passing, setting, serving and
                                     Focus on the essential individual aspects of        spiking. You will learn to overhand serve and play organized games.
                                     baseball including throwing, hitting, bunting,      All students will receive an evaluation, a 6-point test certificate and
                                     fielding, pitching and running. Improve your        t-shirt. Canceled classes are made up on Friday. Limit: 24/class.
                                     skills using fun games then put them to the test
                                     on the final day, which features a skills review    Location:             Apollo Park Sand Volleyball Courts
                                     and a game. Students will also receive a Training
                                     Center t-shirt, hat and a pair of tickets to see    Date       Time                 Grade      Fee R/NR         Code
                                     three games of the Chicago White Sox. Limit: 50.    June 18-21 9:15-11 a.m.         3-5       $76/$114          206322-04
                                                                                         June 18-21 11 a.m.-1 p.m.       6-8       $84/$126          206322-05
                Instructors:          White Sox Training Staff                           July 9-12  9:15-11 a.m.         3-5       $76/$114          206322-06
                Location:             Apollo Park West & Central Fields                  July 9-12  11 a.m.-1 p.m.       6-8       $84/$126          206322-07
                                                                                         Aug. 6-9   9:15-11 a.m.         3-5       $76/$114          206322-08
                Fee:                  $199
                                                                                         Aug. 6-9   11 a.m.-1 p.m.       6-8       $84/$126          206322-09
                Age         Day       Date       Time            Code
                7-12        M-F       June 18-22 8:30-11:30 a.m. 206318-01               N E W ! SPIKING 101 BEACH CAMP*
                                                                                                       This camp is for players who wish to learn proper arm
                HFPD BASKETBALL CAMP                                                     swing, footwork and development of jumping skills. Drills keep the
                Features ball-handling, shooting, passing fundamentals, team play        player focused on reach and power. The lesson plan directs the use of
                and fun. Each participant will receive a HFPD basketball t-shirt and     self-mastery training that helps each student reach a new level. The
                trophy. Limit: 60.                                                       knowledge of the instructors will give the participants a head start on
                                                                                         their skills in preparation for the next upcoming volleyball season.
                Instructor:           Mike Miller & staff                                All students will receive a evaluation, a 6-point test certificate and t-
                Location:             H-F High School’s South Gym                        shirt. Limit: 24/class.
                Fee:                  $102 R / $153 NR
                                                                                         Location:             Apollo Park Sand Volleyball Courts
                Grade       Day       Date      Time               Code
                3-5         M-F       Aug. 6-10 8:30-11:30 a.m.    206361-01             Date          Time              Grade      Fee R/NR         Code
                6-8         M-F       Aug. 6-10 1-4 p.m.           206361-02             July 9-12     1-2:30 p.m.       6-8       $86/$129          206322-10

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      CHICAGO BULLS TRAINING ACADEMY*                                                                                   HOBO JUNGLE
      Improve every aspect of your game. Each child will receive a Chicago                                              Learn how to use carpentry tools while
      Bulls Training Academy evaluation, chance to compete in the Bulls Skills                                          building themed structures. Safety is
      Competition, t-shirt, basketball, gym bag and certificate. Limit: 60.                                             stressed and reinforced. Spend part of
                                                                                     the time building and the rest playing games. Sessions feature one field
      Instructor:           Chicago Bulls Training Academy                           trip (separate fee) and a parents’ night. Each camper receives a T-shirt.
      Location:             H-F High School’s South Gym                              Bring lunch, sunscreen and water bottle. Limit: 80. No camp: July 4.
      Fee:                  $199
                                                                                     Location:             Flossmoor Park
      Age       Date                 Day/Time                        Code            Fee:                  $155 R / $232.50 NR
      6-8       July 23-27           M-F, 8:30-11:30 a.m.            206327-01
      9-14      July 23-27           M-F, 1-4 p.m.                   206327-02       Grade       Date               Day/Time                        Code
                                                                                     2-7         June 18-July 6     M-F, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.              206313-01
                                                                                     2-7         July 9-27          M-F, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.              206313-02
      Concentrate on volleyball fundamentals. Reach new levels in your game
      through self-mastery training. All students receive an evaluation, six-point   GOVERNORS’ STATE MUSICAL CAMP
      test certificate and t-shirt. Limit: 24.                                       Learn the skills of musical theater from the pros. No experience
                                                                                     necessary! After rehearsing all week, Friday evening is show time!
      Instructor:           Sports Endeavors                                         Family and friends will cheer as your ensemble performs Disney’s
      Location:             PD Auditorium                                            Cinderella. Fee include four tickets for performance. Limit: 20.
      Fee:                  $74 R / $111 NR
                                                                                     Instructor:           Light Opera Works
      Grade     Date                 Day/Time                        Code            Location:             GSU’s Center for Performing Arts
      3-5       Aug. 6-10            M-F, 9-11 a.m.                  206322-11       Fee:                  $235
      6-8       Aug. 6-10            M-F, 11:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m.       206322-12
                                                                                     Age         Date               Day/Time                        Code
                                                                                     8-13        June 18-22         M-F, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.        206330-04
      Lacrosse is the fastest sport on two feet, combining the best of basketball,
      hockey and soccer. This is the perfect camp to learn one of the area’s
                                                                                      N E W ! SEWING CAMP
                                                                                                  Make your own creations! Fee includes instruction, use of
      hottest sports! All participants will receive a camp T-shirt. Free loaner
                                                                                     machines and tools, snacks, prizes and certificates. Students will supply
      equipment available. Bring a water bottle and mouth guard. Limit: 40.
                                                                                     fabric and notions for each project. No class: July 2-6. Limit: 10.
      Instructor:           Lacrosse America
                                                                                     Age:                  6-12 years
      Location:             Apollo Park - North Side
                                                                                     Instructor:           Khay Madina
      Fee:                  $115 R / $172 NR
                                                                                     Location:             Irwin Center
                                                                                     Fee:                  $240 R/$360 NR
      June 11-15    • 1:30-4 p.m.              July 30-Aug. 3 • 9-11:30 a.m.
      Grades         Code                      Grades            Code
                                                                                     Theme                 Dates               Day/Time             Code
      4-6 (Boys)    222327-01                  4-6 (Boys)        222327-04
                                                                                     Clothing Camp         June 18-Aug. 13     M, 9 a.m.-Noon       202318-07
      7-9 (Boys)    222327-02                  7-9 (Boys)        222327-05
                                                                                     Clothing Camp         June 18-Aug. 13     M, 12:30-3:30 p.m.   202318-08
      4-9 (Girls)   222327-03                  4-9 (Girls)       222327-06
                                                                                     Rag Doll Camp         June 20-Aug. 15     W, 9 a.m.-Noon       202318-09
                                                                                     Rag Doll Camp         June 20-Aug. 15     W, 12:30-3:30 p.m.   202318-10
                                                                                     American Girl Doll    June 22-Aug. 17     F, 9 a.m.-Noon       202318-11
      Specialty Camps                                                                American Girl Doll    June 22-Aug. 17     F, 12:30-3:30 p.m.   202318-12

      HORSE DAY CAMP*                                                                ICE-SKATING CAMP
      Horse Day Camp is fun and educational for all ages and riding abilities.       It may be hot outside, but it’s always cool at the H-F Ice Arena! Every
      Fee includes helmet rental. After you register, call 708-560-0306 to
                                                                                     day will include a skating class, two practice sessions, a field trip, games
      schedule the times for your lessons.
                                                                                     and crafts. Register early! Limit: 20.
      Location:             Forest View Farms, 16717 S. Lockwood
      Fee:                  $250                                                     Location:             H-F Ice Arena
                                                                                     Fee:                  $140 R / $150 NR
      Age       Date        Code                 Age       Date      Code
      7+        6/25-29     222314-08            7+        8/6-10    222314-11       Age         Dates              Day/Time                        Code
      7+        7/9-13      222314-09            7+        8/13-17   222314-13       6-12        June 18-22         M-F, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.              276750-01
      7+        7/23-27     222314-10            7+        8/20-24   222314-12       6-12        July 9-13          M-F, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.              276750-02
                                                                                     6-12        July 30-Aug. 3     M-F, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.              276750-03
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                    SUMMER CAMPS
                                                                                       N E W ! GEO-
                Nature Kids! Camps                                                             TREKKERS
                                                                                      Ever heard of GPS and
                Play outdoor games, go on hikes and enjoy hands-on activities         geocaching? This camp is
                every day! Bring a lunch and drink in reusable containers daily.      specifically designed for youth to
                Drop-off and pick-up at Irons Oaks’ Vollmer Road parking lot.         use global positioning and the
                Visit for weekly theme                 internet to locate hidden treasures in the Chicagoland area. Each
                descriptions. Each family signed up for six or more sessions will     camper will create a geocache of his/her own at the end of this camp.
                receive a 5% discount! *Additional fee for optional overnight         Visit for general info about this exciting family
                during camping session. No camp: July 4.                              activity.
                     N AT U R E K I D S ! C A M P D AT E S
                                                                                      Ages:               Entering Grades 5-8
                 Week   1:   June 18-22                  Week   5:   July 16-20       Location:           Pick up/drop off Irons Oaks’ Vollmer Parking Lot
                 Week   2:   June 25-29                  Week   6:   July 23-27
                 Week   3:   July 2-6                    Week   7:   July 30-Aug. 3   Dates               Time                  Fee R/NR Code
                 Week   4:   July 9-13                   Week   8:   Aug. 6-10        June 11-15          9 a.m.-3 p.m.         $175/262.50 294306-03

                SCAMPERS NATURE KIDS! CAMP                                            HIGH ADVENTURE CAMP
                Ages: Entering Kindergarten Fee: $61 R / $91.50 NR                    Spend three days developing group skills with Irons Oaks’ teams,
                Time: 9-11:30 a.m.          Limit: 10 / session                       high ropes and climbing tower programs, as well as outdoor living
                                                                                      skills. We’ll practice our survival skills during an overnight canoeing
                Week      Theme     Code      Week Theme           Code               & camping trip to Kankakee River State Park Thursday night. Friday
                1         Pond      294304-01 5    Geology         294304-05          is a short day, ending at noon. Limit: 12.
                2         Plants    294304-02 6    Camping Skills* 294304-06
                3         3Rs       294304-03 7    Bugs            294304-07
                                                                                      Ages:               Entering grades 7-9
                4         Birds     294304-04 8    Stewardship     294304-08
                                                                                      Dates               Times         Fee R/NR Code
                ADVENTURERS NATURE KIDS! CAMP                                         June 11-15          9 a.m.-5 p.m. $155/$232.50 294402-01
                Ages: Entering Grades 1 & 2 Fee: $66 R / $99 NR                       June 25-29          9 a.m.-5 p.m. $155/$232.50 294402-02
                Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.         Limit: 24 / session
                Week Theme          Code      Week Theme                  Code          N E W ! EXPLORERS
                1      Birds        294303-01  5   3Rs                   294303-05                 After spending a day on Irons Oaks’ teams course and
                2   Stewardship     294303-02  6   Bugs                  294303-06    climbing tower, you will explore an Indiana State Park on horseback
                3      Plants       294303-03  7   Pond                  294303-07    and canoe the waterways of the park; horses and canoeing will be
                4      Geology      294303-04  8   Camping Skills*       294303-08    Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. End the week on our high ropes
                                                                                      course. Friday is a short day, ending at 1 p.m. Limit: 10.
                DISCOVERERS NATURE KIDS! CAMP                                         Ages:               Entering grades 7-9
                Ages: Entering Grades 3 & 4 Fee: $68 R / $102 NR
                Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.         Limit: 15 / session
                                                                                      Dates               Times         Fee R/NR          Code
                Week      Theme Code        Week Theme                    Code        July 16-20          9 a.m.-5 p.m. $300/$450         294403-01
                1         3Rs     294302-01 5    Pond                     294302-05
                2         Birds   294302-02 6    Stewardship              294302-06
                3         Bugs    294302-03 7    Plants                   294302-07   TREKKERS
                4         Camping*294302-04 8    Geology                  294302-08   Explore strange new habitats, seek out new life forms away from
                                                                                      civilization and boldly go where few have gone before. Conduct field
                                                                                      investigations in a new location each day, such as Goose Lake Prairie
                VOYAGERS NATURE KIDS! CAMP                                            and Indiana Dunes! Fee includes transportation, entrance costs and
                Ages: Entering Grades 5 & 6 Fee: $70 R / $105 NR                      program supplies. Limit: 11.
                Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.         Limit: 15 / session
                                                                                      Ages:               Entering Grades 4-7
                Week Theme Code           Week Theme                      Code
                                                                                      Location:           Pickup / dropoff at Irons Oaks’ Vollmer Road lot
                1     Camping* 294301-01 5     Bugs                       294301-05
                2     Pond      294301-02 6    Geology                    294301-06
                3     Birds     294301-03 7    3Rs                        294301-07   Dates               Times         Fee R/NR          Code
                4   Stewardship 294301-04 8    Plants                     294301-08   Aug. 13-17          9 a.m.-3 p.m. $160/$240         294306-02


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