Summer Day Camps

Summer Day Camps

2017 Summer Day Camps

  • Next Program Starts: 06/05/17
  • Instructor: Program, Amigos
  • Ages: 3 - 5

Everyday will be a special day at Camp Amigos. We will laugh, play, create, sing, paint, cook and discover great wonders all while learning Spanish! Camp Amigos uses a highly controlled vocabulary introduced in conjunction with fun theme days. All instructors are experienced in early childhood and at least one instructor is a native speaker.


  • Next Program Starts: 06/05/17
  • Instructor: Staff, Tiny Treks
  • Ages: 4 - 6

Tiny Treks is an innovative program for families who want to teach their children about the world through exploration of their natural surroundings. We believe children learn best through hands-on experiences which build self-esteem and encourage a love of nature. In this class activities will include short stimulating hikes in a variety of outdoor settings, music, art projects and games. Please bring a Peanut free lunch and bottled water with a back pack.


  • Next Program Starts: 06/12/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 4 - 6

Come perform, learn, celebrate, and play! This unique camp offers a combination of outdoor play, creative play, storytelling, theater dramatics, and educational experiences for children ages four to six years of age. Each two week camp will have a new show with lessons, activities, and play based on the musical. Each camp culminates with parents invited to a mini show. Signup for one session or all three! For more information contact Skyline Studios at *protected email*


  • Next Program Starts: 06/12/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 7 - 12

Take your theatre experience to the next level! Join Skyline Studios and let your creativity take flight in 101 Dalmations! Jump into the magical world of musical theatre by exploring acting, singing and choreography in preparation for the big show! By the end of class, you?ll be ready to take center stage and shine as one of the stars in 101 Dalmations.! Each cast member will receive a script for practice at home. This three week summer program includes preparing a spectacular show for family and friends. Highlights of the summer program include: audition technique, stage vs. film auditioning, prop and costume design, vocal technique, improvisation, discovering choreography, set and lighting design, directing and much, much more.


  • Next Program Starts: 06/12/17
  • Instructor: TEKnologies, Play - Well
  • Ages: 5 - 7

Save the world with LEGO® Super Heroes! Build the hideouts and vehicles of your favorite caped crusaders and learn what makes them not only Super Heroes, but Super Hero Engineers! An experienced Play-Well instructor guides young heroes as they design, build, and save a city where ingenuity and imagination can solve any conflict.


  • Next Program Starts: 06/12/17
  • Instructor: TEKnologies, Play - Well
  • Ages: 7 - 11

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make a massive motorized LEGO machine? Our Play Well Engineering instructors guide students in this advanced Play-Well engineering camp, as they re-engineer standard LEGO vehicles into mechanized machines that can traverse challenging obstacles, battle against fellow bots, and take on Play-Well Instructors? colossal creations.


  • Next Program Starts: 06/12/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 4 - 6

Come perform, learn, celebrate, and play! This unique camp offers a combination of outdoor play, creative play, storytelling, theater dramatics, and educational experiences for children ages four to six years of age. Each two week camp will have a new show with lessons, activities, and play based on the musical. Each camp culminates with parents invited to a mini show. Signup for one session or all three! For more information contact Skyline Studios at *protected email*


  • Next Program Starts: 06/12/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 7 - 12

Take your theatre experience to the next level! Join Skyline Studios and let your creativity take flight in 101 Dalmatians! Jump into the magical world of musical theatre by exploring acting, singing and choreography in preparation for the big show! By the end of class, you?ll be ready to take center stage and shine as one of the stars in 101 Dalmatians.! Each cast member will receive a script for practice at home. This three week summer program includes preparing a spectacular show for family and friends. Highlights of the summer program include: audition technique, stage vs. film auditioning, prop and costume design, vocal technique, improvisation, discovering choreography, set and lighting design, directing and much, much more.


  • Next Program Starts: 06/12/17
  • Instructor: Britt, Gwendolyn
  • Ages: 3 - 6

This very popular camp incorporates imagination, movement, pantomime, music, dance and enchanting costumes to make for a wonderful summer experience. Each week we will explore a new theme, learn basic ballet, improve motor skills, complete an arts & crafts project and enjoy a yummy snack. Please have your child toilet trained as the insturctor will not change diapers. This camp meets one cay a week for two hours. You may sign up for as many days as you wish. Please bring a small snack to class, we will provide water during snack time.


  • Next Program Starts: 06/12/17
  • Instructor: Staff, Hot Shots Sports
  • Ages: 4 - 7

Join us for our annual Summer Camp where kids participate in a stimulating and competitive environment. Focus will be on helping the kids with teamwork and fundamentals while playing a variety of sports throughout the week. Prizes and awards will be given out daily, and participants will be rewarded for effort and sportsmanship. Campers are encouraged to bring a snack and water bottle.


  • Next Program Starts: 06/19/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 5 - 7

Our actors and actresses will explore the signing and dancing adventures of this classic story! All actors involved in this program will rehearse daily to learn songs, scenes, and dances from 101 Dalmations! Each cast member will receive a script for practice at home. Get ready for a fabulous show! Broadway, here we come! The ensemble will present their show on Friday, June 30th at 4:30


  • Next Program Starts: 06/19/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 5 - 7

Our actors and actresses will explore the signing and dancing adventures of this classic story! All actors involved in this program will rehearse daily to learn songs, scenes, and dances from 101 Dalmatians! Each cast member will receive a script for practice at home. Get ready for a fabulous show! Broadway, here we come! The ensemble will present their show on Friday, June 30th at 4:30


  • Next Program Starts: 06/19/17
  • Instructor: Health, Hoops4
  • Ages: 4 - 7

Our Little Ballers Summer Camp features fundamental basketball skill training, 5 on 5 Tournament, contests, prizes, awards, and much more. Each camp week will also feature a special guest who are professionals in their field of Nutrition, Tai-Chi, Yoga, and Fitness Training. The Hoops4Health Staff will be building the skills necessary to become a better player. We will also teach proper teamwork and sportsmanship which is vital to becoming a strong basketball player. Our professional staff has worked with kids of all ages and skill levels. We take great pride in personal attention and hands on teaching. At the end of each camp week, awards will be given out for including MVP, Defensive Player, Sportsmanship, and Most Improved. Have you child spend the summer time with Hoops4Health and become a better basketball player while having a lot of fun!


  • Next Program Starts: 06/26/17
  • Instructor: Wizards, Chess
  • Ages: 5 - 13

Would you like to go on a journey to learn cool openings, mid-games with all the pins, double attacks, endgames and even bughouse? Would you like to be a part of a successful chess team, designed to cater to all levels of chess players? If so, join Chess Wizards for this camp! Campers will learn how to play chess in a fun atmosphere with both indoor and outdoor activities. This camp is for beginning and intermediate level players. No previous experience is needed. Snacks will be provided. All campers will receive a chessboard, a Chess Wizards shirt, score book, trophy, work folder and certificate of achievement!


  • Next Program Starts: 07/10/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 7 - 12

Take your theatre experience to the next level! Join Skyline Studios and let your creativity take flight in 101 Dalmations! Jump into the magical world of musical theatre by exploring acting, singing and choreography in preparation for the big show! By the end of class, you'll be ready to take center stage and shine as one of the stars in 101 Dalmations.! Each cast member will receive a script for practice at home. Each cast member will receive a script for practice at home. All actors involved in this program will have a chance to perform on stage at the Winnetka Community House. The ensemble will present their show on Friday, July 21st at 6:30 pm.


  • Next Program Starts: 07/10/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 4 - 6

Come perform, learn, celebrate, and play! This unique camp offers a combination of outdoor play, creative play, storytelling, theater dramatics, and educational experiences for children ages four to six years of age. Each two week camp will have a new show with lessons, activities, and play based on the musical. Each camp culminates with parents invited to a mini show. Signup for one session or all three! For more information contact Skyline Studios at *protected email*


  • Next Program Starts: 07/10/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 7 - 12

Take your theatre experience to the next level! Join Skyline Studios and let your creativity take flight in 101 Dalmatians! Jump into the magical world of musical theatre by exploring acting, singing and choreography in preparation for the big show! By the end of class, you'll be ready to take center stage and shine as one of the stars in 101 Dalmatians.! Each cast member will receive a script for practice at home. Each cast member will receive a script for practice at home. All actors involved in this program will have a chance to perform on stage at the Winnetka Community House. The ensemble will present their show on Friday, July 21st at 6:30 pm.


  • Next Program Starts: 07/24/17
  • Instructor: Childrens Theatre Company, Skyline Studios
  • Ages: 4 - 6

Come perform, learn, celebrate, and play! This unique camp offers a combination of outdoor play, creative play, storytelling, theater dramatics, and educational experiences for children ages four to six years of age. Each two week camp will have a new show with lessons, activities, and play based on the musical. Each camp culminates with parents invited to a mini show. Signup for one session or all three! For more information contact Skyline Studios at *protected email*


  • Next Program Starts: 07/31/17
  • Instructor: Computer Explorers, TechStars
  • Ages: 6 - 8

Explore TWO great programs in this half-day camp! Have you ever wondered how electronics work? Students will gain hands-on experience building projects. Working with a partner you will learn about electronics, electrical components and all types of circuits & they'll take home a working Copper Tape Circuit. Note: No computers are used in this part of the program. In the second part of the program, you will dive into the world of video game animation. Working in teams, you?ll add sound effects and music clips to create a dynamic video animation game using Scratch, an object oriented coding platform designed just for kids! Creativity rules in this fun version of video game design!


  • Next Program Starts: 07/31/17
  • Instructor: Computer Explorers, TechStars
  • Ages: 9 - 12

Explore TWO great platforms this week! Working with a partner, you?ll explore both object-based programming and coding as well as text-based coding in Minecraft & Python and put you on a path to your dream of becoming a Programmer Designer! Python is a powerful, expressive programming language that's easy to learn and fun to use! Working with a partner, we?ll guide you through the basics as you experiment with unique (and often hilarious) programs including secret agents, thieving ravens, and more. Work on programming puzzles designed to stretch your brain and strengthen your understanding of this new language! You?ll learn basic data structures like lists and maps and how to organize and reuse your code with functions and modules. Who knew you could learn a new language in just a week! The next level of our Minecraft program is here! Are you tired of having to mine the ?boring? stuff? Did you know you can create and program Minecraft ROBOTS to do your mining for you? Learn how to code using the Minecraft ComputerCraft Mod and put those robots to work. Working with a partner you?ll start out programming with a graphical interface and then evolve to text-based coding as you learn to program with Lua. Soon you?ll be able to focus on mining what YOU want! Note: Prior experience with Minecraft is required.


  • Next Program Starts: 08/07/17
  • Instructor: TEKnologies, Play - Well
  • Ages: 7 - 9

Build and program robots inspired by a galaxy far, far away using the LEGO® WeDo system! Lift an X-Wing from Dagobah swamp, program a droid-sorting factory, and land an Imperial Shuttle using motion sensors. In small groups, learn basic programming, engineering, and robotics concepts in a fun Jedi-themed environment.


  • Next Program Starts: 08/07/17
  • Instructor: Computer Explorers, TechStars
  • Ages: 6 - 8

Young engineers will build working models of simple machines such as a crane, rolling vehicle and a merry-go-round. They will learn about levers, gears, pulleys, and axles using LEGO Simple Machines kits. Students will work in teams on activities designed around creativity, exploring, investigating and problem solving in a fun group environment **No Computers are used in this program.**


  • Next Program Starts: 08/07/17
  • Instructor: TEKnologies, Play - Well
  • Ages: 9 - 12

These ARE the droids you?re looking for! Build and program robots inspired by a galaxy far, far away using the LEGO® Mindstorms system. Navigate a minefield, target shield generators, and even respond to the Force using Play-Well?s full array of sensors and servos. Learn about mechanical and software design, loops, conditional statements, problem solving, and teamwork skills. Work in small groups to solve problems in this open-ended Jedi-themed environment.


  • Next Program Starts: 08/07/17
  • Instructor: Computer Explorers, TechStars
  • Ages: 6 - 8

Discover, create and learn, as TechStars grants access to a PROPRIETARY Minecraft EDU world you can?t get on your own! Learn fundamentals of computer networking through this Minecraft experience that also allows you and your friends to work in multiplayer mode as you mine, craft and build together to survive. Working with a partner, use your skills to explore all the secrets the world has to offer, including a mysterious castle filled with challenges. No matter whether you are new to Minecraft or already love the program, this program is for YOU! Later in the session, we?ll explore Stop Motion Animation as we make our own Minecraft Movies!