Summer Day Camp

 

Here is some helpful information on our Summer Day Camp!

Click here to download:
Summer Day Camp Brochure
(Note: Brochure includes detailed descriptions of all camp offerings and cost.)

 

REGISTRATION BEGINS ON WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 1, 2017. REGISTRATION WILL TAKE PLACE IN CENTER ONLY.

Overview

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
630.968.8400

Camp Directors:

Traditional Camp

Devin Williams:  630-929-2416/dcwilliams@ymcachicago.org

Full Day Sports/Adventure Camps
Paige Zick: 630.929.2413/pzick@ymcachicago.org

Traditional/Academic/Kindergarten/Preschool/Teen Camp/Non Sports Camps
Devin Williams:  630-929-2416/dcwilliams@ymcachicago.org

 


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 12-June 16
2 June 19-June 23
3 June 26-June 30
4 July 3-July 7
5 July 10-July 14
6 July 17-July 21
7 July 24-July 28
8 July 31-August  4
9 August 7-August 11
10 August 14-August 18

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


Registration

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

or

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, 2017. If the membership is terminated prior to Sep 1, the Non-Member rate is due on all camps attended.

 


Forms

Handbook Acknowledgment   DCFS  Standards       
Preschool Camp Registration form  Camper Check Off 
Parent Email Communication  2017 Day Camp Emergency Info Packet 

Parent Consent Form 

2017 Summer Camp Handbook 
Handbook Acknowledgement 2017 2017 Summer Camp Registration Form 
DHS Physical Form 

 

 


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. 

Learn all about our fantastic summer camps during Camp Information and Meet the Staff night from 6:30-8:00 pm, Friday, June 9.  A "Parent Handbook" will be provided to each camper family at this meeting.


Payment and Financial Aid Information

$25 deposit 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

THE PAYMENT PLAN BELOW IS AVAILABLE ON AUTO DRAFT

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
1-3 Time of registration May 15
4-7 Time of registration June 15
8-10 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.