Summer Camp Schedule & Workshops

Each summer camp session is comprised of one week. Each week has its own theme around which the activities and field trips are organized.

Our summer camp runs from 9am to 4pm June 12-August 4, 2017
Daycare is available from 8am-9am and 4pm-6pm each day.

Email us at summercamp@popejohn23.org with any questions.

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