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Des Plaines Park District Summer Camp Registration
Registration for Des Plaines Park District summer camps will begin on Monday, March 19 for residents and Monday, March 26 for non-residents at the Administrative and Leisure Center, 2222 Birch Street, at 8:30am. Both half day and full day camps, with before and after care options, are available. Participants can choose from traditional day camps with themed activity weeks, sports camp, sailing camp, an adventure camp with daily field trips, and dance and arts camps that perform on stage at the Prairie Lakes Theatre. Campers take advantage of paddle boating and fishing at Lake Opeka, swimming at Chippewa Pool, Iroquois pool and Mystic Waters, mini golf at Mountain View Mines Adventure Center, the Game Room at the Leisure Center, as well as field trips, sports, games, crafts, outdoor play, and exercise in safe, supervised, fun environments. Camps are available for children ages 3-14 and start as low as $64.50 a week. Payment plans are available.
Residents and non-residents can take advantage of Early Bird Camp Specials which offer a reduced camp rate and a Recreation Relief Card good for discounts on admissions to Mountain View Adventure Center, Mystic Waters, Chippewa and Iroquois Pools, Lake Park Golf Course and Marina, the Golf Center Des Plaines, as well as classes and concessions, by registering by May 13.
Registration for Spring classes also begins on March19/March 26. A wide variety of classes including performing arts, music, dance, martial arts, sports, and fitness; as well as trips for children, families, and adults; early childhood and adult classes; and District events are available.
The Summer 2012 Camp Guide, which describes all the camps in detail, is in the Spring Spectrum available at all park District facilities and online at www.DPParks.org. For more information, call 847-391-5700.
|Where||Administrative & Leisure Center 2222 Birch St, Des Plaines, IL 60018|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||8:30 am–5:00 pm|
|Who to bring||Kids, Teens, Families|
More About Administrative & Leisure Center
The Administrative and Leisure Center is the location for the Des Plaines Park District's administrative offices and staff.
It is also host to large number of leisure activities and facilities such as a gymnasium, a fully equipped Health Center, the Des Plaines School of Dance Studios, and the popular Des Plaines Teen Center.
The Teen Center features a study area, computers, board games, a big-screen TV and DVD player. There is a Game Room with air hockey, billiards, Dance Dance Revolution, Playstation 2 and 3, XBox360 and Gamecube.
Outdoor activities feature a baseball diamond and a children's playground. Rooms are available for rent for private parties and meetings. Preschool and early childhood classes are available.
Other events here
- Anti-Hazing Seminar Wed, May 22, 7:00 pm–9:00 pm
- Kruisin' Kids fun day-trips for kids in grades 2–8 April 9, 2013 / May 3, 2013 / May 24, 2013, 9:00 am–5:00 pm