Chicago Summer Day Camps

Chicago Day Camps for Kids cover lots of activities! These Chicago kids day camps feature options for all sorts of interests, including indoor, outdoor and general interest camps. Find the best Chicago day camp for your kids right here.

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Multi-Sport & Activities Camp - Hosted by Lil' Kickers

2343 S. Throop Street, Chicago,
Experience LKSOCCER's exciting Multi-Sports & Activities Summer Camp! Engaging on-field games led by friendly coaches, plus inflatables, Nerf Battles, and crafts off the field. Find a location near you for fun-filled days!

FAME Center

1319 S. State Street , Chicago,
Join FAME Center for Fine Arts Camp this year! Campers will spend their days engaging in fine arts classes, outdoor activities, games, and creative projects. Good times and new friends guaranteed!

Summer Jam & Swim

6218 N Kenmore Ave., Chicago,
Dive into a summer filled with music, creativity, and splashes at our Summer Jam & Swim Camp! This exciting camp, designed for kids aged 6-12, offers a unique blend of musical exploration and aquatic adventures.

Taste Buds Kitchen

2521 Waukegan Road, Bannockburn,
Hands-on cooking camps all summer long and every school holiday for ages 4-13. Each day is a new culinary adventure creating both savory and sweet recipes from scratch. Register by the week or by the day.

The Little Gym of Chicago Weekly Summer Classes

3216 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago,
The Little Gym is here to empower children for life’s adventures. Weekly classes support your child’s physical, social, and emotional growth giving them the confidence to be the best that they can be!

Lakeside Swim School 2024 Art and Swim Camp

5900 North Winthrop Avenue, Chicago,
Designed for children aged 6-11 years old, our 7 week camp begins July 1, 2024. Full day camp activities include daily swim lessons; art workshops; and outdoor activities. Visit our website or contact us at 312-718-8614!

Catherine Cook Summer Camps

226 W. Schiller St., Chicago,
Open to rising preschoolers (age 3) through 8th graders. Exciting activities include indoor/outdoor exploration, sports, coding, art, water play, service projects and more!

Steve & Kate's Camp

Multiple Locations, Chicago and Suburbs,
The summer camp that puts kids in charge. Campers choose minute to minute from activities including sewing, coding, building, sports & more! Est. 1980. Lunch, snacks & all hours (8am–6pm) included.

Lakeshore Academy Gymnastics and Rock Climbing Camp

937 W. Chestnut St ., Chicago,
Lakeshore Academy's Gymnastics and Rock Climbing Day Camp is a full day of jam-packed activity! Located within our River West facility, we offer all level gymnastics and rock climbing instruction, art, camp games and activities.

Bright Horizons

Chicago and surrounding suburbs,
Summer is for exploration and Bright Horizons® is the place to do it! Action-packed days are full of fun, putting a seasonal spin on science, technology, creative arts, nature and more.

Apachi Day Camps
Multiple Locations, Chicago and Suburbs
Apachi Day Camps are places where campers can discover new experiences in a safe environment, giving them the freedom to......
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Avery Coonley School Summer Program
Downers Grove
The Avery Coonley School Summer Program has something for every child — whether they want to build, tinker, ponder, create......
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Baker Summer Discovery Camp
201 Sheridan Road, Wilmette
Baker Summer Discovery Camp is for preschool students (age 3+) through rising sixth graders and is located on Baker......
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Banner Day Camp
1177 Riverwoods Road, Lake Forest
To experience Banner is to know it is in a class by itself. Banner Day Camp’s expansive grounds were designed by experts to......
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Bennett Day School
955 W Grand Ave., Chicago
At Bennett Day Camp, we provide an enriching atmosphere that enables our campers to develop self-identity, leadership skills......
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Bernard Horwich JCC
Chicago
Camps are offered at the Horwich JCC, which features an indoor swimming pool, gym, air-conditioned classrooms, athletic fields......
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Black Bear Academy
Chicago
At Black Bear, the benefits of your child’s play are facilitated by our instructors to increase developmental readiness for......
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Buehler YMCA Day Camp
1400 W.Northwest Highway , Palatine
At Y camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking......
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Burbank Park District Day Camp
Burbank
Looking for a way to get the kids off their electronics and out of the house during the summer? Burbank Park District provides......
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Camp Greene Wood
Naperville
Day camp is a great choice for girls new to camping and outdoor education programs. Resident camp builds on the day camp......
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Camp Naper at Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St., Naperville
Utilizing Naper Settlement’s beautiful 13-acre museum campus as their learning laboratory, campers will go on adventures in......
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Camp Tuckabatchee
Ottawa
Camp Tuckabatchee Inc. is a day and resident camp, established 1927. Camp Tuckabatchee is an ACA-accredited camp. ACA - The......
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Center for Gifted Summer Programs
Multiple Locations, Chicago and Suburbs
The Center for Gifted/Midwest Torrance Center for Creativity offers many summer programs all over the Chicago and suburban......
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The Chicago Academy for the Arts
1010 W. Chicago Avenue, Chicago
In The Academy’s Summer Program, middle school artists have the opportunity to collaborate with like-minded peers in a setting......
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Chicago Park District
At various locations, Around Chicago
Chicago Park District offers camps at multiple locations....
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Children's Lighthouse Summer Camp
2600 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
Join Childrens Lighthouse’s eX – S.T.R.E.A.M. Summer Camp for ages 2-5. Housed in our state of the art preschool, this program......
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Creative World Montessori
1250 West Goodman , LaGrange
Get ready for a summer of excitement, exploration, and endless fun at Creative World Montessori's Summer Camp! Our program is......
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Crystal Lake Park District Camp
Crystal Lake
Camp is not just entertainment and relaxation; it builds confidence, independence, and a sense of responsibility, community......
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Decoma Day Camp Inc
Northbrook
We offer a vast program of activities geared to each child's level of development. In addition to several expansive athletic......
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Discovery Day Camp Inc
Lincolnshire
Discovery is a small nurturing camp where your child receives individualized attention. One of our goals is to create an......
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Elmhurst YMCA Day Camp
211 W. First St., Elmhurst
Day Camp at the Elmhurst YMCA is unlike any other. It’s a time for youth to stretch their imaginations. Flex their creativity......
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The Field Museum
1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
Spend the summer making discoveries at the Field Museum! Field Explorers Summer Camps are perfect for curious minds in grades......
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Foglia YMCA Day Camp
1025 N. Old McHenry Rd., Lake Zurich
Day Camp at the Foglia YMCA is unlike any other. It’s a time for youth to stretch their imaginations. Flex their creativity......
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Fred's Camp
2323 N. Sheffield , Chicago
Fred’s Camp has been a summertime tradition in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood since 1994. The camp was founded by a......
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Fry Family YMCA Day Camp
2120 95th Street, Naperville
Day Camp at the Fry Family YMCA is unlike any other. It’s a time for youth to stretch their imaginations. Flex their......
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Galileo Innovation Camps
Multiple Locations, Chicago and Suburbs
Camp Galileo ignites the innovator in every kid. By tackling hands-on projects and supported by exceptional staff, campers......
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Gan Gani Summer Camp
2464 N. Clybourn , Chicago
Gan Gani Summer Camp allows you to enjoy your summer with flexible schedules. You can pick and choose days of the week your......
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GEMS World Academy Chicago
350 East South Water Street, Chicago
Camp GEMS is the perfect way to keep minds and bodies active over the summer. We always use what we have learned each summer......
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Global Explorers Kids summer camp at Northshore Baptist Church
Chicago
During the summer, Global Explorers Kids offers a popular passport program, to introduce children to the countries and......
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Good Times Day Camp
Glenview/Wheeling
Each week is filled with incredible field trips, many hours of swimming, various sports, exciting guests, challenging crafts......
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Hastings Lake YMCA Day Camp
1995 Grass Lake Road , Lindenhurst
Day Camp at the Hastings Lake YMCA is unlike any other. It’s a time for youth to stretch their imaginations. Flex their......
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HealthKick Kung Fu Summer Camp For Kids
North Ave. and Clark St., Chicago
Shaolin Kung Fu is a martial art that originated at the Shaolin Temple that is still in existence today in Henan, China. ......
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Hyde Park JCC Camp
Chicago
Camp for children 4 years old through 2nd grade is based at JCCs facility. 3rd graders on up have the option of going to Anita......
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i9 Sports Summer Camps
Multiple Locations, Chicago
i9 Sports offers full-day, multi-sport camps as well as half day sport-specific camps for kids. Summer Camps are coed and......
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Indian Boundary YMCA Day Camp
711 59th Street, Downers Grove
Day Camp at the Indian Boundary YMCA is unlike any other. It’s a time for youth to stretch their imaginations. Flex their......
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Irving Park YMCA Day Camp
4251 W. Irving Park Rd., Chicago
Day Camp at the Irving Park YMCA is unlike any other. It’s a time for youth to stretch their imaginations. Flex their......
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JCYS Big City Day Camp
2112 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago
Big City Day Camp is based out of JCYS Lincoln Square Ravenswood. Campers spend time telling stories, crafting art projects......
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Kiddie Academy CampVentures
Multiple locations, Chicago Suburbs
Kiddie Academy’s CampVentures offers children ages 2 - 12 all day adventures all summer long. Campers enjoy fun, creative......
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Kids’ Work Chicago Riverview
3429 N. California Ave., Chicago
Kids’ Work Chicago Riverview Summer Camp is Chicago’s premier full day summer camp for children 3-6 years old! We offer......
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KidzToPros Summer Camps
Multiple Locations, City of Chicago, Cook County West and Cook County North
Join KidzToPros STEM, Arts & Sports Summer Camps for ages 4-12. Campers will have fun as they keep their hands and minds busy......
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KinderCare
Around Chicago
Featuring weekly camp themes such as Wild, Wild West, Splish, Splash! and Spectacular Sports, children will immerse themselves......
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Lake County Forest Preserve Day Camp
Libertyville
Lake County Forest Preserve Summer Camps are designed for summer fun and learning.

Camps are led by our professional......more

Lake View YMCA Day Camp
3333 North Marshfield , Chicago
At Y camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking......
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Lakefront Children's Academy Camp
400 E. Randolph St. Ste. 6B, Chicago
Lakefront Children's Academy offers an exciting Summer Camp for children ages 2-8. Our camp features fun and adventure for......
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Lakeshore Athletic Club Camp
Chicago
Lakeshore Athletic Club offers summer camp programs for kids of all ages and varying interests. Our goals are to teach kids......
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The Learning Garden's Kindergarten Prep and Early Elementary Camp
1535 N. Dayton St, Chicago
At The Learning Garden's Kindergarten Prep and Early Elementary Camp, children will have the opportunity to prepare for school......
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Life Time Fitness Day Camp
Numerous Chicagoland locations
Keep your kids active all summer long at Life Time Kids Summer Camp! Your kids will experience full days of exploring......
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Life Time Summer Camp
Multiple Locations, Chicago and Suburbs
Keep your kids engaged all summer long with activities that are healthy, fun, educational and active at Life Time’s summer camps...
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Little Village Boys & Girls Clubs Summer Day Camp
Chicago
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Logan Square Boys & Girls Clubs Summer Day Camp
Chicago
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Louis Valentine Boys & Girls Clubs Summer Day Camp
Chicago
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Mad Science Camp
2041 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago
We offer kids full-day and half-day camp experiences that are sure to entertain and delight! They will be wowed by green......
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Magic Summer Camp at Magic Inc.
1838 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago
Students will learn magic taught by professional magicians in one of the world’s oldest magic stores. More than just how......
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Mary Sears Summer Day Camp
Orland Park
Among the activities planned are basketball tournaments, field hockey, softball, soccer, track & field, t-ball, potato-sack......
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Mayer Kaplan JCC Day Camp
Skokie
The Mayer Kaplan JCC offers quality, convenience and value in a Jewish camp setting. Camps for children 2 years-9th grade are......
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McCormick YMCA Day Camp
1834 N. Lawndale Ave., Chicago
At Y camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking......
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McGaw YMCA Day Camp
Evanston
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The Menomonee Club Camp at the Drucker Center
1535 N. Dayton St., Chicago
Week-long programs to keep young campers’ minds and bodies busy this summer! Join us for sports, arts, STEM, theatre, chess......
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Montessori Academy Day Camp
Batavia
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Morgan Park Academy
2153 W. 111th St., Chicago
Located in the beautiful Beverly\Morgan Park neighborhood, our 24-acre campus is the ideal setting for an amazing summer......
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Naperville Baptist Church - Day Camp Xtreme
Naperville
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Near North Montessori Summer Camp
1434 West Division Street, Chicago
Splash, create, play at our full-day, multi-week camp for preschoolers. Weekly adventures also await campers age 6-10 as they......
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North Shore Country Day School Summer Programs
310 Green Bay Road, Winnetka
Through our many offerings we build a spirit of adventure, develop friendships and teach teamwork for children ages 3-13. ......
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North Suburban YMCA Day Camp
2705 Techny Rd., Northbrook
The North Suburban YMCA 2021 Summer Camp registration is now open offering an exciting selection of over 40 general and......
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Northbrook Park District Day Camp
Northbrook
The Northbrook Park District summer camps serve preschoolers, youth and teens and provide endless opportunities to play......
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Oasis Summer Day Camp
Two locations, Winnetka and Highland Park
180 Ridge Ave., Winnetka
770 Deerfield Rd., Highland Park

We have campers ranging from 5 to 12-years old, and a range......more

Park District of Oak Park Day Camp
Oak Park
Featuring a range of camps for all different ages and interests. Visit the web site to find the right camp for your child....
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Parker Summer Programs
Chicago
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Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Camp
2430 N Cannon Drive, Chicago
The outdoor-play, muddy hands, expanding minds, nature and science summer camp! Campers spend fun-filled days exploring......
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The Ramah Day Camp
Wheeling
The day camp is open to children who will be enrolled in kindergarten through 6th grade for the 2011 school year and who live......
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Rauner YMCA Day Camp
2700 S. Western Avenue, Chicago
At Y camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking......
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Right At School Summer Camp
Multiple Locations, Chicago
Right At School offers one week, full day camps for the summer break right in your neighborhood school! These fun and......
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River Forest Community Center Day Camp
River Forest
The River Forest Community Center offers a wide range of summer camp sessions for ages 15 months to 7th grade. With half-day......
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Riverwoods Christian Center Day Camp
St Charles
God has blessed us with 600 yards of river frontage for water sports, 4 miles of nature trails, and 15 office and camp......
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Rootz Summer Adventure
7 Waukegan Road, Deerfield
Summers are the best in Chicago! Rootz is so excited to offer our summer adventure program. Each week there will be a......
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Round Lake Area Park District Day Camp
Round Lake
The Round Lake Area Park District provides a variety of summer camp options that focus on exploration, friendship, fun and......
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Roycemore School - Discovery Unlimited Day Camp
640 Lincoln Street, Evanston
A variety of fun and enriching summer experiences for boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 12. Activities are supervised......
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Sacred Heart Camps
6250 N. Sheridan Road , Chicago
Join Summer at Sacred Heart to experience a variety of academic, recreational, athletic, and fine arts programs. Customize......
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Sage YMCA Day Camp
701 Manor Road, Crystal Lake
At Y camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking......
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Saint Mary’s Summer Camps
Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame
Since 1974, Saint Mary’s has offered camps for girls in the safe environment of our historic college campus. Camps help young......
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Salvation Army Norridge Citadel’s ROCK Summer Day Camp
8354 West Foster Ave. , Norridge
The Salvation Army Norridge Citadel’s ROCK Summer Day Camp provides youth ages 5-12 with a fun, safe and nurturing environment......
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Saper Law Summer Immersion Program
505 N Lasalle, Chicago
The Saper Law Summer Immersion Program is a weeklong camp that exposes high school and college students to the legal......
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Science & Arts Academy
1825 Miner Street, Des Plaines
Summer Adventures in Learning is open to the community! Hosted on the campus of Science & Arts Academy (SAA) in Des Plaines......
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Seton Montessori Summer Day Camp
Clarendon Hills
Seton Montessori Summer Camp is filled with exploration of every sort! From art to sports and games to academic work in our......
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Soul City Kids Camp
1130 W Adams St., Chicago
Soul City Church is offering 5 weeks of fun and development for kids ages 3 years old – 5th grade. Each week will have a......
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South Side YMCA Day Camp
6330 S. Stony Island, Chicago
At Y camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking......
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Sprouts Academy Preschool
350 W. Ontario St., Chicago
Sprouts Academy Preschool is an eco-friendly preschool in Chicago’s River North neighborhood where children learn how to......
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St. Constance Summer Camp
6750 West Montrose, Harwood Heights
St. Constance Summer Camp offers a variety of activities for campers including indoor and outdoor games, sports, fitness......
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St. Stan's Summer Camp
1255 N. Noble St. , Chicago
Join Chicago's brightest students for a summertime program full of both academics and adventures. Located right off the......
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Summer at Latin
59 W. North Blvd., Chicago
Located near Lake Michigan, Chicago's beautiful Lincoln Park neighborhood and some of the best museums in the world, Latin......
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Summer Camp at Smart Love
2222 N. Kedzie Blvd., Chicago
Summer Camp for preschooler's ages 3-5 feature a season of outdoor exploration, learning adventures and exciting planting and......
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Summer Lab at The University of Chicago Laboratory School
1362 E. 59th St., Chicago
Summer Lab at The University of Chicago offers opportunities for children to learn, connect, and discover—from sports and......
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Swedish American Museum Center Day Camp
5211 N. Clark St., Chicago
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Tamarak Day Camp
23970 North Elm Road, Lincolnshire
Our program provides a safe, fun camp experience, emphasizing skill development, sportsmanship, respect for the environment......
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Trinity Lutheran Church and School Discovery Camp
405 Rush Street, Roselle
Let your kids spend their summer with us at our Discovery Camp for 1st through 6th graders and Little Explorers for ages 3-5. ......
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Triple R Day Camp
Algonquin
Triple R Day Camp is operated on the McHenry County Conservation District’s 225-acre Fel-Pro RRR Preserve, 1520 Crystal Lake......
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West Cook YMCA Camps
Oak Park
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Wheeling Park District Day Camp
Wheeling
Outstanding Summer Camp programs are available for children ages three years through Grade 10 at the Wheeling Park District......
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YMCA Camp Duncan
32405 North Hwy. 12, Ingleside
At Y camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking......
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YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago
Multiple Locations, Chicago
YMCA Summer Camp provides your child an exceptional summer camp experience where they can get unplugged, explore their......
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YMCA Safe n' Sound
Two locations, Aurora and Naperville
At Y camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking......
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Youth Summer Camp at Calumet Memorial Park District
612 Wentworth Ave, Calumet City
You'll have unlimited fun in this GREAT summer day camp. with plenty of games, crafts, swimming, sports and much much more to......
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Z Frank Apachi Day Camp
Northbrook
‘Z’ Frank Apachi Day Camp is located on our beautiful 10-acre campus in Northbrook. With large green spaces, manicured......
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Zion Lutheran Early Childhood Education Center
Hinsdale
The ECEC offers a flexible summer camp program for children 3 to 6 years of age. ...
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