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Before & After School Day Camp

Kindergarten through 6th Grade

Before and After School Day Camp provides a safe environment for your child before and after school for District 91 students. We provide transportation to and from school, as well as homework time, free play and snack time.

Daily 6:30 am – 8:00 am & 2:45 pm – 6:00 pm
Children must attend a Forest Park School

Before school only: $45/week
After school only: $60/week
Both before and after school: $90/week

Camp will also be open extended hours on half days and days off school for an additional fee.
Registration is taken in the Administrative Building.

Transportation provided to Forest Park District 91 Schools only.


POWERPLAY! BEYOND SCHOOL GRANT PROGRAM

The PowerPlay! Beyond School Grant is a program of the Illinois Association of Park Districts (IAPD). Funding and the materials for this program are provided through the sale and subsequent renewals of the Park District Youth License Plate Programs and through Friends of Illinois Parks.  The Park District of Forest Park is a recipient of the PowerPlay! Beyond School Grant Program which involves implementing a model program that focuses on health, nutrition, and fitness for children, ages 5-13.  For more information on the youth License Plate Program, please call our office at 708-366-7500 of feel free to stop by our Administrative Office to pick up an informational packet.  Here are some activities being held as part of this program.

For individuals registered for our Afterschool Day Camp Only (Kid Fit conducts an after school fitness activity):

Date                                         Time                             Grade

 

Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017              4:00pm-5:00pm             K-2nd Grades

Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017             4:00pm-5:00pm             3rd-6th Grades

 


SPORTS CAMP JUST FOR KIDS!!!

SPORTSTERS CAMP

This camp introduces soccer, football, golf, T-ball, and more.  Our goal is for each participant to develop both fine and large motor skills and nurture his/her growth socially and emotionally through teamwork and good sportsmanship.  The bottom line should be physical activity and fun.

Min/Max:                       6/12

Ages:                           5-8 years old

Location:                      Veteran’s Stadium

Days:                           Monday-Thursday

Instructor:                     SportsKids, Inc.

Fee:                              R: $50/NR: $60

Code                            Dates                                       Time

2309-3-0-0                     April 17-April 20             9:30am-11:00am


SPRING BREAK CAMP AT THE PARK

Stumped on how to satisfy your child’s curiosity and energy during spring break from school? Join us for Spring Break Day Camp. We’ll have sports, crafts, and much more.  Children must bring a bagged lunch and snack with their name on it each day.  MUST BE REGISTERED by 8:00pm on Thursday, April 13th to avoid a late registration fee.

 

Min/Max:                       10/50

Ages:                           Grades K-6

Location:                      Building 4

Days:                           Monday-Friday

Instructor:                     Park District Staff

Fees:                            Weekly Fee: R: $135/NR: $160

Daily Fee: R: $35/NR: $45

 

Code                            Dates                                       Time

1003-3-0-0                     April 17-April 21             6:30am-6:00pm

1003-3-1-0                     April 17 only                              6:30am-6:30pm

1003-3-2-0                     April 18 only                              6:30am-6:30pm

1003-3-3-0                     April 19 only                              6:30am-6:00pm

1003-3-4-0                     April 20 only                              6:30am-6:00pm

1003-3-5-0                     April 21 only                              6:30am-6:00pm

 


FOREST PARK RESIDENTS ONLY REGISTRATION

KAMP KIDDIE AND SUMMER DAY CAMP

Accepting resident registration beginning Monday, March 6, 2017

You must provide 3 forms of proof of residency.

Non-resident registration (participants from last year) will open up on Monday, March 13, 2017.

Non-resident registration will open up on Monday, March 20, 2017.

 

Only 100 spots are available for Kamp Kiddie and Summer Day Camp (weeks 1-9) and 50 spots are available for weeks 10 & 11.  Campers must be registered for each week they wish to participate in order to be guaranteed a spot. A wait-list will begin after all spots are filled.  Wait-list participant will be contacted if a spots opens up.  A $25 cancellation/change fee will be charged for participants who register for a session and then cancel or change their registration.

 

WEEKLY RATES

FOR KAMP KIDDIE AND SUMMER DAY CAMP 2017

 

            ALL DAY CAMP (6:30AM-6:00PM) **

Sessions 1-11                                       R: $115/NR: $175 (per session)

 

** Camp will be open to all who register from 6:30am-6:00pm.

Campers must be registered by 8:00pm the Thursday prior to week of attendance in order to avoid a late registration fee.  Campers must be registered for each week needed to be guaranteed a spot.  Spots fill up quickly so be sure to register for all the weeks you need your child in camp.  We offer an auto-pay option for those wishing to have fees automatically charged to a debit or credit card.

 


SUMMER CAMP NEWS

Kamp Kiddie-Let’s All Play Along! Is designed to cater to our youngest campers (current Pre-K through 1st grades) with activities and trips planned with their interests in mind.  Summer Day Camp-Unplugged will focus on activities and trips geared toward current 2nd-5th graders.  Camp sessions are one week each.  Pick the weeks you want to attend camp all summer long.  All campers will have the availability to come to camp anytime between 6:30am and 6:00pm.

            KAMP KIDDIE

     Let’s All Play Along!

This summer camp is for our littlest campers (current Pre-K through 1st grade).  Campers will enjoy weekly field trips, arts and crafts, sports, games, child centered paly, and swimming time all geared towards this younger age group.  Each week, camper activities will focus on gross and fine motor skills, creativity, physical and social development.  Campers must be 4 years old as of September 1, 2016. Campers must be potty trained.  Camper/Counselor ratio is 5:1.  Proof of age is required upon registration.

 

SUMMER DAY CAMP

Unplugged!

Head out to the Park District of Forest Park for a fun-filled summer!  At Summer Day Camp-Unplugged! , children will experience arts and crafts, sports, structured games, free play, swimming time, and weekly field trips.  This camp is for boys and girls currently in grades 2-5.

 

Kamp Kiddie and Summer Day camp-Unplugged include lunch on all non-field trip days, daily entrance to the pool, a camp bag and summer full of fun!

 

SESSION DATES

Session 1:                                            June 5-June 10

Session 2:                                            June 12-June 17

Session 3:                                            June 19-June 23

Session 4:                                            June 26-June 30

Session 5:                                            July 3-July 7 (no camp on July 4)

Session 6:                                            July 10-July 14

Session 7:                                            July 17-July 21

Session 8:                                            July 24-July 28

Session 9:                                            July 31-August 4

Session 10:                                           August 7-August 11

Session 11:                                           August 14-August 18

 


TEEN SUMMER ADVENTURE CLUB

Be on the lookout in our Summer Recreation and Activity Guide for information about the Park’s Teen Summer Adventure Club.  Current 6th-8th graders will have the opportunity to discover fun new activities and take part in exciting field trips.  Field trips will include (dates to be determined):

Bowling and Pizza

Indiana Dunes

Navy Pier/Seadog

Raging Waves

Foot Golf

Great America

Rinkside

Schaumburg Boomers