Summer Day Camp


Here is some helpful information on our Summer Day Camp!


Remember the fun of summer when you were a kid? Exploring the outdoors, spending time with friends, playing games and splashing in the pool? At Y camp,we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking part in unique experiences and adventures, they’re also building self-esteem, developing interpersonal skills and making lasting friendships and memories. Summer is just around the corner, so sign up at the membership desk today!

Download Summer Day Camp Guide and review the information below--which includes information about our session dates, registration, open house/info sessions, important forms, payment, financial assistance and offering information--to learn more about our summer camp options. 

Contact Information

Questions? Contact:

Indian Boundary YMCA
711 59th Street
Downers Grove, IL. 60516

Camp Directors:

Traditional Camp

Devin Williams:  630-929-2416/

Full Day Sports/Teen Camp/Adventure Camps
Aaron Towler: 630.929.2413/

Healthy Kids Pre school Camp  
Robbin Pryor-Cole:  630-929-2426/

Camp Kindergarten
Linda Gerardi: 630.929.2423/

Session Dates

We offer a variety of camps to meet your child's individual interests and needs. Please refer to specific camp listing for a detail of description of activities, session dates and fees.

Day Camp Activities run from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Extended care hours run from 6:30 am -9:00 a.m. and 4:00- 6:00 pm.

Week Dates
1 June 6-June 10, 2016
2 June 13-June 17, 2016
3 June 20-June 24, 2016
4 June 27-June July 1, 2016
5 July 5-July 8, 2016
6 July 11-July 15, 2016
7 July 18- July 22, 2016
8 July 25-July 29, 2016
9 August 1-August 5, 2016
10 August 8-August 12, 2016
11 August 15-August 19, 2016
12 August 22-August 26, 2016

* Please note that participants can register for one or both days of camp for Session !.


Registration Dates: In person registration starts Monday, February 1 for members

Program fees: download here

Returning Campers: At your convenience, please visit the YMCA to review and initial last summer's parent packets.

New Campers: must complete the registration form and waiver form at the time of registration. Please fill out all information clearly. Incomplete registration forms will not be accepted. Forms are available at our Member Services Desk.

Mail your completed registration form and payment to:
Indian Boundary YMCA
711 59th Street
Downers Grove, IL. 60516


Bring your forms into the YMCA to register at the Member Services Desk. Additional registrations forms will given out at the time of registration. All forms must be returned by May 15. All campers must hold a valid youth or family YMCA membership to receive the member rate, and it must remain valid until Sep 1, 2016. If the membership is terminated prior to Sep 1, the Non-Member rate is due on all camps attended.



Summer Day Camp Guide Summer Camp Registration
Registration Packet Summer Camp Payment
Parent Handbook Camper Check off list

DHS Physical Form 

Participant Emergency Information Packet
[English] [Spanish]
DCFS Standards  Parent Email Communication 
Parent Consent Form  Preschool and Kamp Kindergarten Handbook
What I need for Camp  


Open House & Info Sessions

Parent Orientation (for parents and campers)

Traditional, Kamp Kindergarten and Preschool camps will meet under the camp pavilion in the south lot. Teen Camp and Full Day Sports Camp will meet under the blue tent.  We will be serving a healthy breakfast. 

Talent Show

Children enrolled in Preschool Specialty, Kamp Kindergarten, Voyager Camps and Youth Specialty will be exhibiting their talents to familier and friends under the pavilion (south end of parking lot).  Enjoy our new "Healthy Supper" along with the show.


Payment and Financial Aid Information

$20 deposits per week, per child These deposits are due at time of registration. Payment is due in full for all camps by the 15th of each month.  


Payment Schedule & Summer Planner


Are you overwhelmed with the choices and have little time and resources to decide how to best mix and match to your child's summer experience? We are here to help! We have Director-level staff that would welcome
the opportunity to meet with you and your camper to go over all the program choices and different options for your child.

We can also discuss your financial concerns as well. We have access to scholarship funds and advise on other state options. Please call our Day Camp hotline to leave a message, 630.929.2423. A Director will call you back to set an appointment.

IMPORTANT: Scholarship requests are due by April 1.

Please note that we encourage the below schedule of payments so that we may draft it for your convenience and minimize additional costs to you.

SessionDeposit byBalance Due
1-5 Time of registration May 15
6-9 Time of registration June 15
10-12 Time of registration July 15

THE ABOVE PAYMENT OPTION IS FOR AUTOMATIC DRAFT and scheduled payments for paying at the desk.


Financial Assistance

Click here for more information.


Current Offerings