Summer Camp

June 12 – August 4, 2017
9:00am to 4:00pm
Email us at summercamp@popejohn23.org with any questions.

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Extended Care available from 8:00-9:00am and 4:00-6:00pm

Welcome to PJ23 Summer Camp! We are so excited for the upcoming 2017 summer and all the field trips and adventures that guarantee a fun-filled summer!

This year we will again be offering:

Jr. Summer Camp
• Designed for Preschool-Kindergarten
• 8 weeks of summer fun and activities
• Explore Chicago on our weekly field trips

Summer Camp
• Designed for 1st-6th Grades
• 7 weeks of summer fun and activities plus the opportunity to register for Camp Invention
• Explore Chicago on our weekly field trips

Summer Workshops
• Learn a variety of sports, get crafty, dive into literature or be a mad scientist!
• Can be taken independently of the regular summer camp

Camp Invention
• Program for grades 1st-6th Grades
• June 20-24 in lieu of summer camp for that session.
• Registration for Camp Invention is separate from Summer Camp at campinvention.org

Pricing and dates are as follows:

All Summer

PK-K Camp (8 Weeks)
5 full days: $2300
3 full days: $1500

1st-6th Grade Camp (7 Weeks)
5 full days: $2000
3 full days: $1350

Weekly sessions (may enroll in more than one):

PK-K and 1st-6th Grade
5 full days: $300
3 full days: $200

Weekly workshops (may enroll in more than one):

2-Hour Workshop: $150
2-Hour Workshop if enrolled in 5 full day camp: $75 (must be in the same session)

3-Hour Workshop: $200
3-Hour Workshop if enrolled in 5 full day camp: $100 (must be in the same session)

Weekly Themes and Dates

Session 1: June 12 – 16
Theme: Splish! Splash!

Session 2: June 19 – 23
Theme: Mad Science (PK-K Only)
Camp Invention (1st-8th Only)

Session 3: June 26 – 30
Theme: Willy Wonka Wonderland

Session 4: July 3 – 7
Theme: Flying High

Session 5: July 10 – 14
Theme: Wild & Wacky

Session 6: July 17 – 21
Theme: Illinois Adventures

Session 7: July 24 – 28
Theme: Pets and Furry Friends

Session 8: July 31 – August 4
Theme: Under the Big Top

Workshops

Sign up for one or more summer workshops that focus on fun,
creative and exciting activities! You do not have to be enrolled in
daycamp to attend a session.

Session 1: June 12-16

Jr. Artists PK-K
From Van Gogh to Jackson Pollock, this week our little artists will explore different styles of art. We will discover color blending while creating beautiful masterpieces. At the end of the week our little artists will show off their hard work in a classy art showcase. 9am-11am. $150

Soccer 4th & Up
You shoot, you score! Learn how to dribble, pass and score your way to becoming an expert on the soccer field through games and scrimmages. 9am-12pm. $200

Session 3: June 26- June 30

Jr. Nature Explorers PK-K
Does your child enjoy exploring the outdoors? Digging in the dirt? Going on nature walks? If so then this camp is just for them! As nature explorers your child will investigate the great outdoors. After our nature walks we will use the things we find in our very own backyards to create beautiful crafts. 9am-11am. $150

Sports Galore! 4th & Up
Flag football, badminton, ultimate frisbee/frisbee golf, softball, and lacrosse! During this sports workshop your child will get an introduction of skills for each of these sports. Campers will learn how each game is played, the skills required to play and the rules of game play. Why choose one sport when you can try them all? 9am-12pm. $200

Session 4: July 3-7

Book Smart 1st-3rd
Explore the world of literature through creative activities designed to engage and excite readers! In this workshop stories will come to life through role-play, story telling, art projects and hands-on materials while readers simultaneously improve on their reading and language skills. 9am-11am. $150

Session 5: July 10-14

Jr. Architects PK-K
Does your child enjoy building with blocks and legos? Well, how about with marshmallows, popsicle sticks and more?! If so, then this camp is perfect for your child. During this week your child will explore different styles of architecture and even design and create their very own skyscraper! 9am-11am. $150

Let’s Get Crafty 1st-3rd
Get ready to get creative and messy as we break out the glue, glitter and paint! Get ready to wow your friends and family with your knowledge of different crafting techniques and the projects that will be taken home to show off! 9am-11am. $150

Session 6: July 17-July 21

Science Experiments! 1st-3rd
Experience hands-on summer science experiments that will bring the exciting world of science to life for young learners! Each child will receive an interactive science journal that will be completed as we go from one experiment to the next! The science crafts matched to the experiments will help bring out the scientist in everyone! 9am-11am. $150

Basketball Fun! 4th & Up
You shoot, you score! Learn how to dribble, pass and score your way to becoming an expert on the basketball court through games and scrimmages. 9am-12pm. $200

Session 7: July 24-28

Basketball Fun! 1st-3rd
You shoot, you score! Learn how to dribble, pass and score your way to becoming an expert on the basketball court through games and scrimmages. 9am-12pm. $200

Session 8: July 31-August 4

Sports Galore! 1st-3rd
Flag football, badminton, ultimate frisbee/frisbee golf, softball, and lacrosse! During this sports workshop your child will get an introduction of skills for each of these sports. Campers will learn how each game is played, the skills required to play and the rules of game play. Why choose one sport when you can try them all? 9am-12pm. $200