Camps

SUMMER CAMP

Wood Dale Park District Recreation Complex, 111 E. Foster Avenue, Wood Dale


Registration Information

Parents must register their child for camp in person. Fees will not be pro-rated or refunded for missed days or vacations. If you would like your child to participate in swim lessons during camp, you must register separately for swim lessons. Registration deadline is the Friday before the start of the next session by 12:00 noon.     

Payments

Registration and payment must be received by 12pm the Friday before a new week. If spots are available, registration will be taken on a first come, first serve basis for the current week, at the Recreation Supervisor's approval. Don't forget to register early to secure your spot!

Refunds

Refund requests for camp must be made in writing, a minimum of three business days prior to the start of each week. All refunds will be subject to a $5 processing fee. Refunds will not be granted if they are received within three business days of the start of a new week. Refunds will not be prorated for vacation or missed days of camp.

 

SUMMER FUNSHINE CAMP 

(ages 3 years - entering Kindergarten) 

 

Download Funshine Camp Packet


Two-day and Three-day options are available!

Arts and crafts, games, story-time, nature, and more are in store for your preschooler this summer! Each week’s camp activities will vary, and parents will be informed through fliers and calendars. Participants will receive a daily snack. All participants must be toilet-trained to participate in this camp. Our goal is to provide a safe environment and positive experience for your child this summer. Children must be the appropriate age by the first day of camp. Participants should bring a lunch and drink each day.

DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE START OF THE NEXT SESSION BY 12 NOON!

Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Meets at the Recreation Complex 


Monday/Wednesday/Friday – Three-Day Option

Meets at the Recreation Complex

Session 1:  6/11 – 6/15   $48 R / $51 Corp / $54 NR

Session 2:  6/18 – 6/22   $48 R / $51 Corp / $54 NR

Session 3:  6/25 – 6/29   $48 R / $51 Corp / $54 NR
 

Session 4:   *7/2 – 7/6       $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

Session 5:  7/9 – 7/13     $48 R / $51 Corp / $54 NR

Session 6:  7/16 – 7/20   $48 R / $51 Corp / $54 NR

Session 7:  7/23 – 7/27   $48 R / $51 Corp / $54 NR

Session 8:  7/30 – 8/3     $48 R / $51 Corp / $54 NR

*No Camp July 4


Tuesday/Thursday – Two-Day Option

Meets at the Recreation Complex

Session 1:  6/12 – 6/14   $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

Session 2:  6/19 – 6/21   $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

Session 3:  6/26 – 6/28   $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

Session 4:  7/3 – 7/5     $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

Session 5:  7/10 – 7/12   $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

Session 6:  7/17 – 7/19   $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

Session 7:  7/24 – 7/26   $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

Session 8:  7/31 – 8/2      $32 R / $34 Corp / $36 NR

 

 

SUNSATIONAL CAMP

(entering 1st - 5th grades in the Fall)


Download Sunsational Camp Packet


Sign up for Five, Four, or Three days. You choose your days!

Engage in a wide variety of activities ranging from creative crafts to exhilarating games. Each week will feature a special theme in which all the activities will be planned around. Campers will enjoy swimming on Mondays and Fridays, a field trip on Wednesdays and a daily afternoon snack. Campers are also eligible to register for swim lessons. A Pre-Camp/Post-Camp option will be available for parents to register their children. Our goal is to provide a safe environment and positive experience for your child this summer.
Space for each age group is limited, so please register early! 

DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE START OF THE NEXT SESSION BY 12 NOON!

Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Session 1:  6/11 – 6/15 

Session 2:  6/18 – 6/22

Session 3:  6/25 – 6/29

*Session 4: 7/2 – 7/6

Session 5:  7/9 – 7/13

Session 6:  7/16 – 7/20

Session 7:  7/25 – 7/27

Session 8:  7/30 – 8/3

*No camp July 4

Fees:
5 days = $130 R / $135 Corp / $140 NR

4 days = $105 R / $110 Corp / $115 NR

3 days = $80 R / $85 Corp / $90 NR


 

Field Trips: Wednesdays for Sunsational Campers

 

Session 1: June 13 – Haunted Trails

Session 2: June 20 – Brookfield Zoo

Session 3: June 27 – Putting Edge

Session 4: July 3 –   Shedd Aquarim

Session 5: July 11 – Funway Entertainment Center

Session 6: July 18 – Chicago Sky Game

Session 7: July 25 – Dave and Busters

Session 8: August 1 – Mystic Waters

**Please note, Field Trips are subject to change based on availability**


Extended Camp

For Campers Entering 1st through 8th Grades

Want an extra week of camp? We've got you covered!

August 6 - 10

Fees:

5 days = $130 R / $135 Corp / $140 NR

4 days = $105 R / $110 Corp / $115 NR

3 days = $80 R / $85 Corp / $90 NR

Field Trip: August 9 – Urban Air Indoor Trampoline Park

 

Option for Summer School Students

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Due to Wednesdays being field trip days, Summer School service will not be available on Wednesdays.

Session 5: 7/9 – 7/13   $65 R / $70 Corp / $75 NR

Session 6: 7/16 – 7/20  $65 R / $70 Corp / $75 NR

Session 7: 7/23 – 7/27  $65 R / $70 Corp / $75 NR

Session 8: 7/30 – 8/3   $65 R / $70 Corp / $75 NR

Held at the Recreation Complex

 

Summer School Bus Service

If your child is enrolled in the Wood Dale School District #7’s summer school program, the school district will provide transportation. Please indicate on the registration form in the appropriate box if your child will be attending summer school. All children registered in both the park district’s summer camp and summer school will be expected to ride the bus. They will not be allowed to walk to and from Summer School. The Wood Dale Park District does not provide bus service to camp or home from camp. You must provide your own transportation.

Pick up: 

Enrolled in Pre-Camp transported to Summer School

Drop off: 

Transported from Summer School to Recreation Complex


Pre and Post-Camp Care

For your convenience, pre and post-camp is offered. 

You must register separately for pre and post-camp care.

Pre-Camp Care: 7:00 am – 8:30 am

Post-Camp Care: 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Sunsational Summer Camp A La Carte Programs

Expand your child’s experience at camp with these great optional programs, held during camp hours.

 

Camp Swim Lessons (For Camp Participants Only)

Children who are registered in the summer camp are eligible to sign up for camp swim lessons. Swim lesson times are 9:15 am – 10:00 am. Children registered for camp swim lessons will be bused to and from lessons, which are held at ‘The Beach.’ Please make sure your child has a swimsuit, towel, and sunscreen if they will be participating in lessons. (New: Parents now have the option to register for swim lessons by week!)

Tue/Thu
9:15 – 10:00 am
Price Per Week: $10 R / $12 NR

Swim Lesson Session Dates

Week 1: 6/12 – 6/14

Week 2: 6/19 – 6/21

Week 3: 6/26 – 6/28

Week 4: 7/3 – 7/5

Week 5: 7/10 – 7/12

Week 6: 7/17 – 7/19

Week 7: 7/24 – 7/26

Week 8: 7/31 – 8/2

 

Golf First Tee

6 – 12 yrs

With the First Tee Life skills experience, young people build confidence, develop respect, and appreciate the value of giving back to their community all while learning the lifelong sport of golf. Each lesson is designed to foster golf skills as well as help youth understand and ultimately develop the first Tee Nine Core Values. They want to instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf. To find out more about The First Tee Greater Chicago visit their website. http://www.thefirstteegreaterchicago.org

No class on July 3.

Tuesdays, June 19 – July 31                       

1:30 – 3:00 pm

The First Tee Greater Chicago, Instructor 

Recreation Complex

$5 per week

 

Summer Musical Theater Dance Camp

For students going into 1st through 5th grades. Musical Theater is a form of theatrical performance that combines song, acting, and dance. Students will learn rhythm, expressive movements, gestures, and facial expressions. During their 8-week camp, they will learn a portion of a Musical picked by instructor Miss Taryn. At the end of the 8 weeks, we will put on a performance the last day for friends and family to watch.  

Tuesday, June 12 – July 31                      

1:30 – 3:30 pm

Taryn Lomnicki, Instructor 

Recreation Complex

$15 per week

 

TEEN ADVENTURE CAMP 

(entering 6th - 8th grades in the Fall)


Download Teen Adventure Camp Packet


Sign up for Five, Four or Three days. You choose your days!

Spend the summer having a blast at camp experiencing new adventures! Participants will take part in a variety of activities including team building, sports, art projects, community service, swimming, field trips and more! Mondays and Fridays will be pool days and field trips will be scheduled every Thursday, with some occasional Tuesdays. A snack will be provided daily. Our goal is to provide a safe environment and positive experience for your child this summer.

Please note transportation from Summer School will not be available for this camp.

DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE START OF THE NEXT SESSION BY 12 NOON!

PRE AND POST-CAMP CARE IS ALSO AVAILABLE FOR TEEN ADVENTURE CAMP PARTICIPANTS

Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:00pm


Session 1         6/11 – 6/15

Session 2         6/18 – 6/22

Session 3         6/25 – 6/29

Session 4*       7/2 – 7/6

Session 5         7/9 – 7/13

Session 6         7/16 – 7/20

Session 7         7/23 – 7/27

Session 8         7/30 – 8/3

*No camp July 4

Fees: 

5 days = $140 R / $145 Corp / $150 NR

4 days = $113 R / $118 Corp / $123 NR

3 days = $86 R / $91 Corp / $96 NR

Recreation Complex

 

Field Trips: Thursdays for Teen Adventure Campers

Session 1: June 14 – Vertical Endeavors

Session 2: June 21 – Raging Waves

Session 3: June 28 – Putting Edge

Session 4: July 5 – North Beach

Session 5: July 12 – Urban Air Indoor Trampoline Park

Session 6: July 19 – Brookfield Zoo

Session 7: July 26 – Yorktown Center

Session 8: August 2 – Laser X


**Please note, Field Trips are subject to change based on availability**

 

Pre and Post-Camp Care

Available for Sunsational Summer Camp and Teen Adventure Camp Only
Entering 1st – 8th Grades

For your convenience pre and post-camp is offered. You must register separately for extended camp care. A full payment for each week must be made at the time of registration. Extended camp care allows you to drop off as early as 7:00 am and pick up as late as 6:30 pm for an additional cost per week. This feature allows you to flex your drop off and pick up schedule throughout the week.

Pre-Camp Care (7:00 am – 8:30 am)

Session 1      6/11 – 6/15       $12

Session 2      6/18 – 6/22       $12

Session 3      6/25 – 6/29       $12

Session 4*      7/2 – 7/6          $9

Session 5      7/9 – 7/13        $12

Session 6      7/16 – 7/20       $12

Session 7      7/23 – 7/27       $12

Session 8      7/30 – 8/3        $12

*No Camp on July 4

 

Post-Camp Care (4:00 pm – 6:30 pm)

Session 1      6/11 – 6/15       $20

Session 2      6/18 – 6/22       $20

Session 3      6/25 – 6/29       $20

Session *4      7/2 – 7/6          $16

Session 5      7/9 – 7/13        $20

Session 6      7/16 – 7/20       $20

Session 7      7/23 – 7/27       $20

Session 8      7/30 – 8/3        $20

*No Camp on July 4

 

Baton and Pom Pon Camp

4 yrs+

Baton twirling and pom pon dancing is an excellent way to develop coordination, poise and confidence. During this week-long camp, participants will be introduced to the art of baton twirling and the basics of pom pon dancing.  Participants will learn basic twirling and dance techniques in addition to learning a routine. The participants will have an opportunity to show off their new skills by performing their routine for their families during the last 30 minutes of camp on Friday. The camp includes a t-shirt. Participants may order a baton for an additional $25. Participants will be measured for a baton at the time of registration.

Wednesday, June 13 – Friday, June 15,   1:30 – 4:30 pm  

Code 33232A

Mary Hinchley, Instructor

Recreation Complex

$65 R / $75 NR