2018 Summer Activities for Ages 3-6

Adventure Club

Adventure Club is a place for children to interact and play in a safe and caring environment over the summer break.  Our schedule allows for free play and structured activities indoors and outdoors.
 
Where:     Keller Education Center (near Jarrett Prairie Center)
Days:       Tuesday & Thursday
Dates:      Week #1 - June 5 & 7       Week #2 - June 12 & 14
                Week #3 - June 19 & 21    Week #4 - June 26 & 28
                No Sessions July 4 & 6
                Week #5 - July 10 & 12     Week #6 - July 17 & 19
                Week #7 - July 24 & 26     Week #8 - July 31 & August 2
Time:        9 - 11 am
Cost:        $20 / child / week
Register by the Thursday before each session begins.

 

Themed Clubs

 

STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math
This camp is developmentally appropriate for the preschool age group.  It is designed to create excitement in learning in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics that children will be exposed to in school.
Where:   Keller Education Center                                     Time:     Noon - 2 pm
Days:      Tuesdays & Thursdays                                      Cost:      $40 / Child
Dates:     June 5, 7, 12, & 14                                             Register by June 1.
 

Fitness Fun!
Exercise can be so much fun!  This camp will introduce all different types of fitness, tumbling, coordination, balls, and obstacles.  Designed to create energy and fun at an early age to encourage preschoolers to love a healthy lifestyle.
Where:   Keller Education Center                                     Time:     Noon - 2 pm
Days:      Tuesdays & Thursdays                                      Cost:      $40 / Child
Dates:     June 19, 21, 26, & 28                                         Register by June 15.

   

Phonics - Words, Words, and More!

Children enrolled in this camp must have a solid understanding of letters and letter sounds.  This camp will build on their knowledge of letters and sounds to create words and learn sight words through fun games and play.  They will keep those word skills sharpened over the summer in this phonics class!
Where:      Keller Education Center                                  Time:      Noon - 2 pm
Days:   Tuesdays & Thursdays                                   Cost:      $40 / child
Dates:   July 10, 12, 17, & 19                                       Register by July 6.
 

Back to School Boot Camp

This camp is designed to get your soon-to-be preschooler, preschooler, or soon-to-be kindergartener back into the swing of things for the school year.  We will follow a school schedule, review colors, shapes, numbers, letter sounds, and handwriting.  They will get excited to go back to school!!
Where:      Keller Education Center                                  Time:      Noon - 2 pm
Days:   Tuesdays & Thursdays                                   Cost:      $40 / child
Dates:   July 24, 26, 31, & Aug. 2                                 Register by July 20.

 

Summer Camp 2018 (Ages 6-12)

It's Our Summer of Science!

We've always emphasized creative, educational play with our campers, but this summer we're putting it in overdrive!  Each week will be bursting with hands-on activities and games geared toward SCIENCE!!  Have a blast with rockets, giant marble runs, quad copters, and chemistry experiments.  It won't just be educational, but also MEMORABLE!!  
 
Weekly fees include all activities and field trips (field trips may change due to unforeseen circumstances).

 

Ages:     6-12
Dates:    Mondays-Fridays June 4 - August 10
Times:    9 am - 4 pm
Cost:      $100 / week 
Latchkey: 
               7 am - 9 am  $10 / week
               4 pm - 6 pm  $10 / week
 
Dates and Themes:
June 4-8           Geology
June 11-15        Movement
June 18-22        Flight
June 25-29        Sound
July 2-6              Gears and Motors (no camp on July 4th)
July 9-13            Light
July 16-20          Chemistry
July 23-27          Weather
July 30-Aug. 3    Science Buffet
August 6-10        Survival
August 10-11      Late Night or Overnight End of Summer Celebration!
                           Late Night - stay for grilled food with all the sides, plus games,
                           campfire, s'mores, and a night hike - 6-10pm - $15 / camper 
                           Overnight - includes dinner, snack, breakfast, campfire, and
                           evening activities, games, and tent - $25 / camper
 
Trip Schedule:
Wednesdays:    Lake Louise, William Grady Pool, or Oregon Park West
Thursdays:        Local parks and playgrounds
Fridays:             Field trips, including Sci-Tech Hands-On Museum, the Madison Children's
                          Museum, Santa's Village, and Discovery World in Milwaukee.

Contact

7993 North River Road
Byron, Illinois
Phone 815-234-8535
info@byronforestpreserve.com

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