Summer Camps

Geneva Park District offers a wide variety of summer camps for ages 3 to 15 years!

2024 Camp Information

Everything you need to know about summer camps:
**Summer Camp General Information

Registration dates

  • March 5: Resident Registration
  • March 12: Non-resident Registration

Camp Manual

  • View our Camp Program Details and Policies MANUAL 2024

Camp FAQ

  • New customers will need to setup a park district household account and verify residency prior to registering.
  • Registration will close Wednesday 9pm prior to the start of the session. NO exceptions will be made.
  • Waitlists will be formed when the program reaches maximum participant capacity.
  • Weekly newsletters will be emailed to families with details of what campers need for the week.
  • All children must be potty trained (NO pull-ups or diapers).
  • We ask that you send minimal items with your child to camp.

How do I register?

Option 1: Register Online

  • If registering online, new customers will need to establish a username and password, along with verifying residency. 
  • Online registration requires payment in full.

Register Online Now!

Option 2: In-Person Registration

Please register in-person if you would like to utilize the camp registration forms below or have a payment arrangement request.  All new customers will need to setup a park district household account and verify residency prior to registering.

Other registration information

Payment Plan

  • To request a payment plan for camps, registration must be done in-person or sent via email to
  • You must register by May 1.
  • Using the age-appropriate camp registration form above, please indicate payment plan for your method of payment and complete the credit card section of the form.
  • An additional non-refundable $50 is required to hold your space. 
  • Payments will be deducted May 1, June 1 and July 1.

Refund Policy

  • Refund Requests must be submitted 10 business days prior to the start of a session or for an extended medical leave (5 or more consecutive days) with a doctor’s note.
  • Refunds or credits will not be given for vacation, illness, extra-curricular activities, disciplinary reasons or other temporary child-care arrangements.

What else do I need to know?

ePACT Information – emergency information

  • We are proud to utilize the ePACT Network, a health and safety software to better support all of our participants and make it easier to submit critical data securely!
  • ePACT is a secure digital solution that allows you to quickly share the health and emergency information we need, and also provides us with powerful communication tools to ensure we have a way to message you in the event of an illness, injury, or larger scale emergency.
  • With ePACT, you only need to complete your child’s information once, and then verify that it is still correct for additional programs or subsequent years (which can be done in just two minutes)!
  • For better security & privacy- ePACT’s high encryption levels and commitment to security means your data on ePACT is safer than on paper- where it can be misplaced or accessible to people who shouldn’t have access to it. ePACT allows us to limit and track access.

Staff Bios

  • We are currently creating our teams for 2024. 
  • We will email registered families when our teams are set.

Tell me more about the options!

Click on a tab to explore the wide range of summer camp options available.  Mix and match your camp weeks for a truly personalized experience this summer!

Traditional Camps
Traditional Camps are a place where participants will play games, make crafts, enjoy camp songs and water activities!

  • Safari Camp (ages 3-5) allows campers to sign up for M/W/F and/or TU/TH option, since the main activities will not be duplicated.
  • Discovery Camp (Entering Kindergarten) includes 1 field trip and 1 spray park visit per week. 
  • Voyager Camp (Entering 1st grade) includes 1 field trip and 2 spray park visit per week.
  • Explorer Camp (Entering 2nd or 3rd grade) & Adventure Camp (Entering 4th or 5th grade) includes 1 field trip and 2 swim afternoons per week.
  • Teen X-treme Camp (Entering 6th-8th grade) includes 2 field trips and 2 swim afternoons per week.
  • Impact Camp (Entering 9th-10th grade) is designed for teens to volunteer, share ideas and talents, and make an impact over the summer!
Traditional Summer CampsGrades
(entering in Fall 2024)
Safari CampPreschool
(3-5 yrs old)
Friendship Station Preschool9-11:30am
Discovery CampKindergartenFriendship Station PreschoolCamp Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm
Extended AM: 6:30-8:30am
Extended PM: 3:30-6pm
Voyager Camp
1stSunset Community Center
Camp Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm
Extended AM: 6:30-8:30am
Extended PM: 3:30-6pm
Explorer Camp
2nd - 3rdWestern Avenue Elementary SchoolCamp Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm
Extended AM: 6:30-8:30am
Extended PM: 3:30-6pm
Adventure Camp4th - 5thHarrison Street Elementary SchoolCamp Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm
Extended AM: 6:30-8:30am
Extended PM: 3:30-6pm
Teen Xtreme Camp6th - 8thHarrison Street Elementary School Camp Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm
Extended AM: 6:30-8:30am
Extended PM: 3:30-6pm
Fun-2-Play CampK-6thStephen D. Persinger Recreation Center; 3507 Kaneville Rd. Camp Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm
Extended AM: 6:30-8:30am
Extended PM: 3:30-6pm

View Traditional Camp Offerings

Mini Camps
Formerly known as Unique Camps, Mini Camps offer a unique camp experience that specializes activities, games and crafts within a specific theme.

  • Mini Camps are 1 week long and 2 hours each day.
  • Each age range offers a 4 Mini Camps throughout the summer.
  • Check out each description for more information!
Mini CampsGrade entering Fall 2024LocationTimeDayDateNewsletter
Bookworm Bonanza CampPreschool-KindergartenFriendship Station Preschool10am-12pmM-TH6/10-6/13
Short Sports CampPreschool-KindergartenFriendship Station Preschool10am-12pmM-TH6/17-6/20
Lil' Crafty CampersPreschool-KindergartenFriendship Station Preschool10am-12pmM-TH7/8-7/11
Fairytale Fusion CampPreschool-KindergartenFriendship Station Preschool10am-12pmM-TH7/15-7/18
Game On! Sports Camp1st
The Science of Crafts1stFriendship Station Preschool1-3pmM-TH7/8-7/11
Royalty Retreat: An Adventure for Princesses and Princes1stFriendship Station Preschool1-3pmM-F7/15-7/19
Christmas In July!1stFriendship Station Preschool10am-12pmM-TH7/22-7/25
Creative Campers2nd-3rdSPRC10am-12pmM-F6/10-6/14
Once Upon a Kingdom Camp2nd-3rdSPRC1-3pmM-F6/24-6/28
Fun with Science2nd-3rdSPRC10am-12pmM-F7/8-7/12
Sports Around the World2nd-3rdSPRC1-3pmM-F7/29-8/2
Yarn Craft Camp4th-5thSPRC1-3pmM-TH6/10-6/13
Hollywood Stars 4th-5thSPRC1-3pmM-F6/24-6/28
Stuck on Crafting Camp!4th-5thSPRC1-3pmM-TH7/22-7/25
Sports Science Spectacular Camp4th-5thSPRC10am-12pmM-TH7/29-8/1
5K Club! Camp6th-8thSPRC10am-12pmM-F6/17-6/21
60 Second Showdown!6th-8thSPRC10am-12pmM-TH6/24-6/27
Get Creative Camp!6th-8thSPRC1-3pmM-TH7/15-7/18
Candy Science Camp!6th-8thSPRC1-3pmM-TH7/8-7/11
Wellness Camp9th-10thSPRC9-11amTU-F6/4-6/7
Career Kickstart Camp9th-10thSPRC10am-12pmM-TH7/22-7/25

View Mini Camp Offerings

Gymnastics Camps
Gymnastics half-day camps are filled with gymnastics, tumbling, games, crafts, tumble trac, an inflatable, and fun!  Make new friends and build self-confidence.

  • Gymnastics Camps are 1 week long and 3 hours each day.
  • Camps are offered for ages 3-9 (preschool-3rd grade).
Gymnastics CampsGrade entering Fall 2024Location
Gymnastics Half-Day CampPreschoolSunset Community Center
Gymnastics Half-Day CampKindergarten-1st gradeSunset Community Center
Gymnastics Half-Day Camp2nd-3rd gradeSunset Community Center

View Gymnastics Camp Offerings

Nature Camps
Nature Camp (or Camp Coyote) provides children an opportunity to explore the wetlands, prairie, and gardens at Peck Farm Park through a variety of activities such as games, crafts, and stories.

  • Camps are available for ages Kindergarten-5th grade.
  • Camps take place outdoors and are ‘hands-on’ exploration.
    • Participants should be prepared to get muddy, dusty and grass-stained.
    • Please wear gym shoes, and bring a reusable water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, and a backpack each day.
  • Campers will get up close and personal with butterflies in the Butterfly House!
  • Half-day and full-day camp is available, as well as after camp care. 
    • AM and PM Nature Camp sessions will follow the same themes but have different activities for a full day of fun!
    • Campers of different ages may be joined together for some activities.
  •  AM Camps have a snack at 10am and PM Camps have a snack at 1:45pm.
    • Please provide campers with their own snack – must be peanut free.
    • Campers who are signed up for AM & PM Camp sessions will need to bring a lunch.
      • Lunch will be designated from the hours of 11:45am-12:15pm.

*Please contact our Naturalist Camp Coordinator with any questions! (630) 262-8244 

Nature Camp Coyote Dropoff & Pickup
Not sure where to drop off or pick up your camper?  Check out our map: Peck Basecamp Map

Required Supplies

  • Please wear gym shoes
  • Bring a nut-free snack, reusable water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, and a backpack each day.
  • Please make sure your camper dresses appropriately, campers may get muddy, dusty, and paint/grass stained.
Nature CampsGrade entering Fall 2024LocationCalendarNewsletterCamp Coyote HomebasesSite Phone Number
Camp CoyotePreschoolPeck Farm Park
Camp CoyoteKindergartenPeck Farm Park

Camp Coyote1stPeck Farm Park

Camp Coyote2nd-3rdPeck Farm Park

Camp Coyote4th-5thPeck Farm Park


View Nature Camp Coyote Offerings

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 soccer, basketball, volleyball, and more.

View Sports Camp Offerings

End of Summer Camps

Fun-2-Play! Camp
Fun-2-Play Camp meets between the end of summer camp and the beginning of the school year school. Camps are for children entering Kindergarten through 6th grades. Campers will be kept busy with age-appropriate on-site activities, games, and crafts. Flexible pick-up and drop-off times, as well as Before and After Hours, will accommodate your busy back-to-school schedule.

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