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CUB CREEK SCIENCE CAMP Type of camp: Animal and Science Camp Location: Rolla, MO Overnight, day, or both: Overnight Age range of campers: 7-17 Contact person for inquires: Dawn Cox Contact info: (573) 458-2125,, Over 300 animals make up Cub Creek Science Camp’s hands-on zoo, which includes lemurs, alpaca, parrots, porcupines, foxes, lizards, snakes, and wallabies among many more. Beyond our animals, Cub Creek Camp has a six-element ropes course including zip-lining, climbing, and rappelling, and an unbelievable variety of activities from pottery and archery to culinary and chemistry. Our campers

make lasting friendships and BIGGER KID CAMPS memories under the guidance and AT GORTON encouragement of 90 well-trained, caring staff members. Cub Creek COMMUNITY provides spacious, air-conditioned CENTER cabins and delicious, buffet-style meals. Type of camp: Day camp


Location: Gorton Community Center, Drop In Learning Center, Lake Forest Overnight, day, or both: Day Only Age range of campers: Varies age 2-5 yrs Contact person for inquires: Contact info: Kristy Richardson Drop In Learning Center Camps: 847-234-6060 x4115

Location: Gorton Community Center, Lake Forest Overnight, day, or both: Day Only Age range of campers: Varies age 7 & Up Contact person for inquires:

performing arts camps under the guidance of Tom Beck, are annual favorites. Come join Gorton this summer for Aladdin and Beauty and The Beast! Interested in more fun? Safety Town is back the week of June 6th! Amazing Minds and Sylvan will also join Gorton for camps this summer for ages 5 and up. Look on the Gorton calendar for more camps serving kids of all ages throughout our community by logging on here:!


Overnight, day, or both: Day camps Age range of campers: Camps and classes are segmented by age groups for kids between the ages 1-12. Contact person for inquires: Jeff DiGiannantonio Contact info: Please submit inquiries to info@languagestars. com, call 773.935.7827, ext. 1000 or visit

Language Stars offers fun, world language summer camps and Contact info: Catherine Yehle, classes for children ages 1-12 in Gorton Center Camps Spanish, Mandarin, French, 847-234-6060 x4109 German, Italian and Arabic. Music, art projects, and games will be Gorton Community Center is blended with fun summer activities thrilled to offer amazing camps to provide an enriching and educational summer experience. this summer in Lake Forest. Locations: This year’s summer programCamps range from age 2+, and Language Stars has 11 conveGorton is constantly adding camp niently located centers throughout ming includes fun themes such programs that are of great interest Chicagoland, including: as Summer Carnival and Pirate’s to the community. Look for the Treasure. Every Language Stars pre-registration on March 15th Lincoln Park (Chicago), summer camp is taught by caring, and sign up! PASTA, the Hyde Park (Chicago), Deerfield native-speaking teachers who are Type of camp: Language Stars offers a variety of fun summer opportunities including: week-long, full-day camps, week-long, half-day camps and summer classes that meet weekly.

committed to educating the next generation of bilingual kids.

NIKE TENNIS CAMPS Type of camp: Sports Camp Location: All over the country Overnight, day, or both: Both Age range of campers: 6 to 18 Contact for inquires: 1-800-NIKE-CAMP, www. Come join the fun and get better this summer at Nike Tennis Camps! With junior overnight and day camps for boys & girls ages 5-17, as well as adult weekend clinics, there is a camp option for everyone!  Nike Tennis Camps provide young players the opportunity to improve their tennis skills, work hard, make new friends and have a lot of fun.  Our dedicated camp directors have a passion for teaching and a gift for helping you take your game to the next level. 

PASTA Plays and Performances

for Ages

Specialty Camps and Dates

Wilmette, Park Ridge, Arlington Heights, Barrington, Hinsdale, Naperville, St. Charles, Glen Ellyn


June 12-16 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs June 19-23 Beauty and the Beast June 26-30 Peter Pan July 10-14 Sleeping Beauty July 17-21 The Princess and the Pea July 24-28 Little Red Riding Hood July 31-August 4 Pinocchio Times are 9 to 12 with a lunch bunch option from 12-1 (we provide lunch for $3). Camp Gorton for infants/toddlers will continue to have a Drop-In schedule from 9:00-1:00 daily, $10 per hour, with a $55 enrollment fee. Official sign up begins March 15th, email to pre-register to secure your spot. Receipt of payment confirms your spot. Space is limited. Please visit us for more information online via www.gortoncenter.or/calendar



Pre-Registration begins March 15th!

Join Us for Safety Town Camp June 6th! Look for Safety Town Jr. in August! For Information Please Visit Us at

Gorton Community Center 400 East Illinois Road Lake Forest, IL 60045 (847) 234-6060 FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

Aladdin: Ages 7 and up. Sign Up Now! Beauty and the Beast: Ages 12 and up. Sign Up Now! Facets Film Camp: Spend a week together to make films! Make Age group is 9-14. Sewing Camp: Teens spend a week learning to sew! Age group teenagers. Amazing Minds Camp: Kids spend a week learning about their world! Ages 5-9. Sylvan Camp For Robotics your child and a buddy work together to plan and build a new robot using LEGO® bricks. Ages 7 +

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