Summer Camps

Summer Camps 2017

Crystal Lake Park District, Crystal Lake

Ages 3-16
Full Day Camp options
Various camps from Preschool to Dance to History


Ages 3-14
5-day or 3 day options
Sessions start June 5
Activities include swim lessons, sports, songs, arts & crafts, and field trips

Camp ECHO, Cary Park District, Cary

Kindergarten-grade 8
Full day fun with swimming, exercise, play, sports, arts, scavenger hunts and more!

Cal Elite Kids, Crystal Lake

Ages 3-13
Weekly sessions run June 5th-August 18th
Half-day and Full-day availability
Tumbling, trampoline, dance, rock wall, sports, and more!

McHenry County College Kids & College, Crystal Lake

For students entering grades 1-9
Four-day camp sessions-M,T,W,Th
Six different sessions starting June 19 featuring Extreme Engineering, Ingenious Inventions, Junior Medical School, Minecraft Engineers, Treasure Hunting, and Robotics Academy

STEM at Challenger Center, Woodstock

  • Star Voyagers Camp – June 12-16 for Grades 1st-3rd
  • Astronaut Training Camp – June 26-30 or July 31-August 4 for Grades 3rd-5th
  • Robotics Exploration Camp – July 24-July 28 for Grades 3rd-5th
  • GEMS Camp – July 10-14 for Grades 4th-6th
  • To Coding…and Beyond! Camp – June 19-23 for Grades 6th-8th
  • What Goes Up, Must Come Down! Camp – July 17-21 for Grades 6th-8th


Amber’s Art Place, Lake in the Hills

Ages 4-17
Three and Four-day camp sessions
Sessions start June 12th

Creative Arts Inc, Crystal Lake

For ages 4-16
Four-day camp session-M,T,W,Th
All art supplies includedNew projects each week!Each week features different activities, plus enjoy lunch outdoors, beach & playground fun!

Encore! Music Academy, Crystal Lake

Ages 3-11
June 26-30, 12-3 p.m.

Chattergirls Self-Esteem Program, Crystal Lake

  • Session A – Girls ages 8-10 – June 26-30
  • Session B – Girls ages 11-14 – June 26-30
  • Session A – Girls ages 8-10 – August 7-11
  • Session B – Girls ages 11-14 – August 7-11
    To be held at Baxter Credit Union community room, 415 S Main St, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Northwestern Center for Talent Development, Palatine/Quest Academy

Age 4-Grade 12* testing may be required for admittance

Half-Day or Full-Day options
Weekly Camps starting June 26 for academic enrichment in STEM topics with puzzle party, robot chase, dinosaur discovery, coding paths and more!

Santa’s Village, Dundee

Ages 5-12
Half-day or Full-day options
Weekly camps starting June 19 with themes like Zoo Keeper 101, Zoo-tective, and Passport to the Wild

Hippo Campus, Volo

Ages 3 and up
Four-day camp offerings, M,T,W,Th
Camp dates start June 12th with activities that are age-appropriate to ignite the senses.

Drop-In Camps

Pump It Up – Drop Off Camps EVERY DAY!
Ages 4-12
Camp runs from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM Daily. An early drop off at 9:00 AM is FREE for parents who need that earlier drop off! Camps are open play time where your child can have the time of their life. Its great fun for the kids, and provides a healthy workout that burns off excess energy and helps keep them fit. Its fun for kids of all ages. Make new friends in a safe, clean, climate controlled environment. Camp is geared for kids ages 4-12. Crafts, Snack & Lunch provided for all campers.

Sports Camps

McHenry County College
Sky High, Crystal Lake