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Plan Your Summer

For decades, the Round Lake Area Park District has provided summer camps that focus on adventure, friendship, fun, exploration, discovery, and safety. Every summer, the district's camp program promises to offer yet another exciting experience for children in the Round Lake area. Look through the tabs below and get ready to plan the best summer ever!


The Round Lake Area Park District makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of all print and online materials. When an error occurs, we reserve the right to correct errors and adjust prices. For more information, call 847-546-8558.

Preschool Camps

2019 Summer Camp Information will be included in the Summer/Camp brochure, which will be online and delivered to homes the last week of April. If available, camp activity calendars will be posted closer to the start date.

CAMP NAME AGES LOCATION CAMP
PACKET
OTHER INFO
Free Summer Traveling Camp All ages w/ parent Varies None Coming soon
Tiny Trails 2 & 3's Camp 2-3 years RWR Community Center None
Two hour camp
Tender Hart Trails Camp*
2-5 years RWR Community Center ----pdf_icon_updated.png No online registration;
Runs 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Duckie Day Camp 3-4 years RWR Community Center None Two sessions available;
two hour camp
Pop-Up Preschool 3-5 years Varies None
Coming soon
Pre-K Mini Theme Camps 4-5 years RWR Community Center None 5 sessions available;
two hour camp
Kindergarten Kamp*
5 years RWR Community Center
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No online registration;
Runs 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
*A camp packet is required for registration. Download and complete the writable PDF at your convenience.


Tender Hart Trails Camp

Our top notch summer program operates within our ongoing full-day licensed and accredited program. Our full-day program runs year-round, but our summer curriculum is something we are especially proud of! During these 9 weeks, our curriculum is enriched with exciting thematic units incorporating special events, the outdoors and water play! PD Contact: Joan Ellis. Please see payment information above for specific payment due dates. No Camp 7/4. Online registration doesn't apply to this camp.

  • Age: 2 - 5 years
  • Date: June 10 - August 9
  • Time: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Robert W. Rolek Community Center
  • Room: Preschool Room, Full Day
AGE FULL TIME,
MONDAY - FRIDAY (R/NR)
PART TIME,
MIN. 2 DAYS/WEEK (R/NR)
CAMP
PACKET
2 yrs. $273/$300 per week $57/$62 per day ----pdf_icon_updated.png
3-5 yrs. $262/$288 per week $55/$60 per day ----pdf_icon_updated.png

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Kindergarten Kamp

Especially designed for kids entering kindergarten in the fall, Kindergarten Kamp offers the same great camp experiences of both our Tender Hart and School Age Camp Programs, but planned specifically for this age group of kids! Our Child Development Center staff will mix up a perfect combination of both indoor and outdoor activities, and other special events with time for a short rest included, all with the same excellence in quality childcare we've provided for years! Weekly fee includes 2 snacks a day, lunch, and special events. PD Contact: Joan Ellis. Please see payment information above for specific payment due dates. No Camp 7/4. Online registration doesn't apply to this camp.

  • Age: 5 years
  • Date: June 10 - August 9
  • Time: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Robert W. Rolek Community Center
  • Room: Kindergarten Room
AGE FULL TIME,
MONDAY - FRIDAY (R/NR)
PART TIME,
MIN. 2 DAYS/WEEK (R/NR)
CAMP
PACKET
5 yrs.
$262/$288 per week
$55/$60 per day
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Traditional Day Camps

The Round Lake Area Park District offers traditional day camp opportunities for children in preschool through 9th grade. Activities vary based on age, but include games, songs, crafts, water play, sports, field trips, and more. Camp locations and times vary.

2019 Summer Camp Information will be included in the Summer/Camp brochure, which will be online and delivered to homes the last week of April. If available, camp activity calendars will be posted closer to the start date.

CAMP NAME GRADES LOCATION CAMP
PACKET
OTHER
INFO
Summer Trails
School Age Day Camp
*
1st - 5th
grade
RWR Community
Ctr. or Sports Center
----pdf_icon_updated.png Swim lesson option;
Registration deadlines;
Extended care option
Teen Camp* 6th - 9th
grade
Sports Center ----pdf_icon_updated.png Extended care option
T.O.D.A.Y. Club Jr.* 14-17 years RWR Community Ctr. ----pdf_icon_updated.png Registration deadlines
Camp North Shore* 6-21 years CDC Site II ----pdf_icon_updated.png Registration deadlines;
Extended care option
*A camp packet is required for registration. Download and complete the writable PDF at your convenience.

Summer Trails School Age Day Camp

Summer camp can be one of the most rewarding, unforgettable experiences in a child's life. Camp provides children with a community of caring mentors and experiential education that promotes the building of both friendships and character while working together to overcome challenges. Children who attend Summer Camp will swim Monday/Thursday, go on field trips on Wednesdays, have Camper's Choice on Tuesdays, and have a special event on Fridays. Our programs are supervised by qualified staff who are certified in first aid and CPR. All staff receive extensive training in providing an appropriate day camp experience for your child. Online registration doesn't apply to this camp.

  • Ages: Entering 1st - 5th grade in Fall 2019
  • Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Dates: June 10 - Aug 9
  • PD Contact: Dana Bundy
  • Before Camp Care: 6:30am - 9:00am
  • After Camp Care: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    • Site A: Harts Woods Camp is located at the Robert W. Rolek Community Center, 814 Hart Road, RL.
    • Site B: Sports Center Camp is located at the Sports Center, 2004 Municipal Way, RLB. (Camp minimum must be made by 5/20/19 to run)
  • NEW Swim Lesson Option (replaces lunch option) - Available at an additional fee for Summer Trails campers at the Community Center only. Registered campers will be walked to/from lessons by camp staff. This option is limited to the Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 11:00 - 11:45 am sessions. Please send your child to camp with his/her swimsuit under his/her clothes and sunscreen already applied. Registration is through Jeff Ellis Management and space is limited, so please register early!

Weekly Schedule

FEES (R/NR) 6:30AM - 4PM 9AM - 4PM 9AM - 6PM 6:30AM - 6PM CAMP
PACKET
Full Time (M-F) $190/$210 $140/$155 $190/$210 $240/$265 ----pdf_icon_updated.png
Full Time During Week of July 4 $160/$176 $120/$132 $160/$176 $200/$220
3-Days (M/W/F) $120/$132 $90/$99 $120/$132 $150/$165
3-Days During Week of July 4 $120/$132 $90/$99 $120/$132 $150/$165
2-Days (T/Th) $80/$88 $60/$66 $80/$88 $100/$110
2-Days During Week of July 4 $40/$44 $30/$33 $40/$44
$50/$55

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Teen Camp

Stay active by swimming at the Park District Pool on Monday and Thursday afternoons, venturing out on all day field trips on Tuesdays and Fridays and participating in all-camp special events on Wednesdays. Campers will experience team-building activities, play active games/sports, create art/craft projects and much more! Please Note: The schedule may vary due to the availability of some field trips. No Camp 7/4. Online registration doesn't apply to this camp.

  • Ages: Entering 6th - 9th grade in Fall 2018
  • Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Before Camp Care: 6:30am - 9:00am
  • After Camp Care: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Dates: June 11 - Aug 10
  • PD Contact: Doug Bundy
  • Location: Sports Center, 2004 Municipal Way, RLB.

Weekly Schedule

FEES (R/NR) 6:30AM - 4PM 9AM - 4PM 9AM - 6PM 6:30AM - 6PM CAMP
PACKET
Full Time (M-F) $210/$230 $160/$175 $210/$230 $260/$285 ----pdf_icon_updated.png
Full Time During Week of July 4 $176/$192 $136/$148 $176/$192 $216/$236
3-Days (M/W/F) $132/$144 $102/$111 $132/$144 $162/$177
3-Days During Week of July 4 $132/$144 $102/$111 $132/$144 $162/$177
2-Days (T/Th) $88/$96 $68/$74 $88/$96 $108/$118
2-Days During Week of July 4 $44/$48 $34/$37 $44/$48 $54/$59

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T.O.D.A.Y. Club Jr.

Have you outgrown Camp North Shore and are looking for more time out with friends? Come join us at T.O.D.A.Y. Club Jr. We will join up with T.O.D.A.Y. Club and have a blast. Participants must be capable of functioning at a ratio of 6 participants to 1 staff member, be able to perform all their own daily living skills, and conduct themselves in a socially appropriate manner. No Camp 7/4. Online registration doesn't apply to this camp.

  • Ages: 14-17 years
  • Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Dates: June 10 - Aug 11
  • PD Contact: Jessica Findley
  • Location: SRSNLC Center, 2071 N. Orchard Ln, RLB.

Weekly Schedule

FEES (R/NR) 10AM - 3PM CAMP
PACKET
Full Time (M-F) $150/$165 ----pdf_icon_updated.png
Full Time During Week of July 4 $120/$135
3-Days (M/W/F) $90/$105

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Camp North Shore

Designed for individuals with developmental and/or physical disabilities. Campers will have the opportunity to meet new friends, participate in activities including swimming at the pool. Our low staff to camper ratio along with limited openings provide a fun and safe environment for your child to experience nature, socialize with peers and have down time, if needed, as while on-site at our summer home at Site II. Space is limited and this camp fills up quickly. Maximum of 24 campers. No Camp 7/4. Online registration doesn't apply to this camp.

  • Ages: 6-21 years
  • Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Dates: June 10 - Aug 11
  • PD Contact: Jessica Findley
  • Before Camp Care: 7:00 am - 9:00 am
  • After Camp Care: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: CDC Site II, 2041 N. Orchard Ln, RLB.

Weekly Schedule

FEES (R/NR) CAMP, 9AM - 4PM
BEFORE CAMP CARE, 7AM - 9AM AFTER CAMP CARE, 4PM - 6PM CAMP
PACKET
Full Time (M-F) $150/$185 $50/$60 $50/$60 ----pdf_icon_updated.png
Full Time During Week of July 4 $120/$148 $40/$48 $40/$48
3-Days (M/W/F) $90/$111 $30/$36 $30/$36
3-Days During Week of July 4 -- -- --
2-Days (T/Th) $60/$74 $20/$24 $20/$24
2-Days During Week of July 4 $30/$37 $10/$12 $10/$12
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Nature Camps

Campers experience nature through outdoor play and discovery. Daily activities include trail explorations, habitat investigations, hands-on experiments, wildlife observation, creative games and crafts, and more. Each day a new adventure awaits!


2019 Spring Camps:

CAMP NAME AGES LOCATION CAMP
PACKET
OTHER
INFO
Polliwog Nature Camp* 4-7 years Prairie Grass
Nature Museum
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Spring Nature Camp* 6-12 years
Prairie Grass
Nature Museum
----pdf_icon_updated.png 3 sessions;
No online registration
*A camp packet is required for registration. Download and complete the writable PDF at your convenience.

2019 Summer Camp Information will be included in the Summer/Camp brochure, which will be online and delivered to homes the last week of April. If available, camp activity calendars will be posted closer to the start date.

CAMP NAME AGES LOCATION CAMP
PACKET
OTHER
INFO
Crazy Critters Camp* 6-9 years Prairie Grass Nature Museum ----pdf_icon_updated.png
No online registration
Paddling Camp for Kids* 6-11 years Huebner Shores Park ----pdf_icon_updated.png
No online registration
Voyager Camp* 10-13 years CDC Site II ----pdf_icon_updated.png
No online registration
Teen Paddling Camp* 12-18 years Huebner Shores Park ----pdf_icon_updated.png
No online registration;
Two sessions
*A camp packet is required for registration. Download and complete the writable PDF at your convenience.

Sports Camps

Sports camps are a great opportunity for children to learn a new sport or to concentrate on improving existing skills. Sports camp offerings include volleyball, basketball, soccer, and healthy living.

2019 Summer Camp Information will be included in the Summer/Camp brochure, which will be online and delivered to homes the last week of April. If available, camp activity calendars will be posted closer to the start date.

CAMP NAME AGES LOCATION CAMP
PACKET
OTHER
INFO
Go Girl Go Camp* 8-14 years Sports Center ----pdf_icon_updated.png
No online registratiion
All Skills Volleyball Camp* 11-17 years Sports Center None
Volleyball Serving and Defense Camp 11-17 years Sports Center None
*A camp packet is required for registration. Download and complete the writable PDF at your convenience.

Specialty Camps

Specialty camps offer children the opportunity to focus on specific interests and activities, while still enjoying the day camp experience. Specialty camp themes include baton, dance and theatre camps. Camp locations and times vary. Ages 5-15.

2019 Summer Camp Information will be included in the Summer/Camp brochure, which will be online and delivered to homes the last week of April. If available, camp activity calendars will be posted closer to the start date.

CAMP NAME AGES LOCATION CAMP
PACKET
OTHER
INFO
Dance Camp* 5-13 years RWR Community Ctr. ----pdf_icon_updated.png
No online registration;
2 sessions
Baton Twirling Camp* 6-15 years Park School ----pdf_icon_updated.png
No online registration;
2 sessions
Youth Theatre Camps* 6-14 years Park School
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No online registration;
2 productions and
3 camp options
*A camp packet is required for registration. Download and complete the writable PDF at your convenience.

Extended Camp Options

Working or busy parents - help is available! These programs work around your schedule and offer an assortment of fun activities for your child.

2019 Summer Camp Information will be included in the Summer/Camp brochure, which will be online and delivered to homes the last week of April. If available, camp activity calendars will be posted closer to the start date.


Summer Kick-off Days

Need something for your kids to do between the last day of school and the start of summer camp? Our Summer Kick-off Days offer hours of action-packed programming to help busy, working parents fill the void during this time. Each day, participants will be challenged to try new activities while also enjoying some well-known favorites from years past. Our Summer Kick-off Days will be operated by summer camp staff, so it's also a great way for campers to meet the counselors and get the ball rolling on a fun-filled summer. Everyone should bring a water bottle, towel, sunscreen and lunch with them daily. Sign up for one or all of our Summer Kick-off Days and start the summer off right! Online registration doesn't apply to this camp.

  • Teens and School Age children will be combined
  • Time: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Sports Center, Mezzanine

GRADE DAYS DATES DAILY
FEE (R/NR)
CAMP
PACKET
School Age*
1st - 5th
M - F
June 3 - 7 $30/$33 ----pdf_icon_updated.png
Teens* 6th - 9th M - F June 3 - 7 $30/$33 ----pdf_icon_updated.png
*A camp packet is required for registration. Download and complete the writable PDF at your convenience.


Before and After Camp Care

Designed to accommodate working families, the following camps have extended options. Follow the links to learn about each camp:


CAMP
PACKET
OTHER INFO
Tender Hart Trails Camp*
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Kindergarten Kamp* ----pdf_icon_updated.png
For 5 year olds
Summer Trails School Age Day Camp* ----pdf_icon_updated.png For 1st - 5th grade at two locations
Teen Camp* ----pdf_icon_updated.png For 6th - 9th grade
Camp North Shore* ----pdf_icon_updated.png For ages 6-21. For individuals with developmental and/or physical disabilities
*A camp packet is required for registration. Download and complete the writable PDF at your convenience.