Addison All Star Summer Camp

June 14 -August 20

The program is designed to serve children preschool to 8th grade.   

Our acclaimed camps will again help children make new friends, build positive relationships, stay active and safe, and finally have fun while creating lasting memories. Participants will go on supervised hikes, learn to play sports, adventure out to new outdoor places, plant a children’s garden, create arts and crafts projects, have fun with dance parties, and will enjoy fitness and movie days. The program will operate in small ratios and groups which will enable participants to receive individual attention in a fun, safe environment. Enroll in a five day a week option or as little as two days a week. Sealed morning and afternoon snacks will be supplied.

The Addison All Star Summer Camp will operate weekly program sessions from June 14 – August 20 located at Community Recreation Center, 120 E. Oak Street. 

This year, we will have new social distancing guidelines, smaller group sizes, healthy child standards, and more intense cleaning and sanitizing protocols in place. 

Our All Star Summer Camp Program Can Assist Parents:

  • Feel confident that your child is safe and active this summer.
  • Fit excellent care for your child into your busy schedule with a choice of convenient days of the week you want your child to participate.
  • Afford a high-quality program that fits your budget.
  • Before and After Camp Care is available: Mornings: between 7:30am to 8:30am and in the Afternoon between 4:30pm to 5:30pm. *Times subject to change depending on demand. 

Our All Star Summer Camp Program Can Help Your Children:

  • Increase self-esteem and enhance social skills.
  • Make new friends and build positive relationships.
  • Develop and improve skills.
  • Stay active and safe.
  • Have fun and create lasting memories.
Age & Grade Levels:

Addison All Star Summer program is designed to serve children preschool to 8th grade. The program will separate into small group sizes depending on current IDPH and CDC guidelines. The groups will be broken up prior to joining the program and it will be based on the participant’s age and school grade level.

Parent Information: 

Registration Information: Online, phone or in-person.

Registration Codes: Request for schedule change, other than listed, must be approved. Limiting weekly participant total to maximum of 75. All participants must pre-register for the following week by the Friday prior at 4:30 p.m. *Maximum number of participants subject to change depending on current IDPH and CDC guidelines.

Camp Fees – Weekly

Before & After Care Camp Fees

Are you looking for additional supervision before or after the Addison All Star Summer program for your child? We offer both before and after care options to compliment your schedule. Before Care will operate starting at 7:30A – 9:00A when regular program drop-off begins. After Care will begin at 4:00P when the regular program pick-up ends and will operate until 5:30P. *Times subject to change depending on demand. 

 

Emergency Forms/Waivers: All forms can be found online. Please print your own copies and drop-off on first day of attendance to the program. If unable to print at home we will have copies on-site to filled out and returned prior to leaving.

Program Time: Addison All Star Summer Camp will be held from 9:00A to 4:00P. Families will be able to drop-off no earlier than 9:00A sharp with pick-up no later than 4:00P sharp. *If Before & After Camp Care is needed before 9:00A or later than 4:00P, you will be required to register for Before and/or After Camp Care. See information listed under the before care and after care.

Calendar/Schedule of Events: Addison All Star Summer will email parents the week-by-week calendars the Sunday prior to each camp week listing the activities that all will participate in such as art, dance, theme days, gardening, and so much more.

Cleaning and Safety Protocols: Your children are in good hands with our expanded safety measures. The health and safety of our families will be the top priority. We are adhering to the IDPH and CDC recommendations for preparedness and taking additional steps as needed such as small group ratio and sizes and limiting activities that do require close physical contact. Program staff and facility maintenance staff will comply with all IDPH and CDC disinfecting/cleaning protocols.

Participant Guidelines:

All participants within Addison All Star Summer Camp must be able to wear the required mask to the program for each day of attendance. The required mask should cover nose and mouth at all times except when eating, or when outside and
able to maintain safe social distance. Parents need to supply facial mask for their children. Participants will need to adhere to all social distancing guidelines instructed to them by Addison Park District staff. Gym shoes required for safety. Please apply sunscreen prior to drop off. *Guidelines subject to change.

What to bring to the Addison All Star Summer Camp:

  • Backpack with supplies needed for the day. Addison All Star Summer Camp staff may ask parents to send specific supplies depending on activities. 
  • Sealed water-bottle sent every day with participant.
  • Disposable lunch bag (brown paper bag) with lunch. No fridge available.
  • Addison All Star Summer will supply a sealed morning snack and afternoon snack.
  • Sunscreen and hand sanitizer. Please label and seal in plastic bag.
  • Hat or head wear for sun protection not required but suggested.
  • Provide facial mask per guidelines.
  • Small blanket/towel for sitting on.

Activities:

Addison All Star Summer Camp staff will facilitate recreational games, art and craft projects as well as other supplemental activities for participants. Participants and staff will go on hikes, learn to play sports, head to new places during virtual field trips, planting of children’s garden, dance parties, and will enjoy fitness and movie days as well. Addison All Star Summer is a place for both safety and fun!

Recreational Swim

Campers will love the opportunity to play swimming games, relay races, and other swim activities with their friends and counselors! Certified lifeguard pool staff will be on duty while campers enjoy the water in a comfortable, safe setting. Your child will take a swim assessment on their first day attending the aquatic facility. The assessment is designed to gauge a child’s swimming skills and comfort level. Participants will be bussed over from Community Rec Center to Centennial Club Fitness. *Recreational Swim days will currently take place on Thursday and Friday’s. The Addison All Star Summer will have daily access to the Community Splash Pad as well as setup sprinklers throughout Community Park.

Children’s Garden

Gardening is a fun and healthy activity for all to participate. The best way to gain appreciation for nature is by getting outside and experiencing it first-hand! The children’s garden will introduce all camp participants about taking care of the various plants. Gardening will change and improve your child’s life, their community, and the planet. The Children’s Garden will be located within the enclosed grass are located behind the outdoor splash pad.

Penny Carnival & Talent Showcase

Have fun while raising money for a local charity at Penny Carnival! Your ticket to
play at the carnival is a penny! Simply place your spare change in the jar to play
games and activities of your choosing! Show off your hidden talents at our annual
Addison All Star Talent Showcase!

Field Trips *NEW in 2021!*

We will be re-introducing one field trip per week for all our Addison All Star Summer Camp participants! The field trips will be scheduled for every Wednesday during the 2021 day camp season. Field trips will be focused on outdoor attractions, nature preserves, zoos and parks in Addison and surrounding communities. Addison All Star Summer Camp will follow all IDPH and CDC guidelines while on off-site field trips.

 

Drop-Off/Pick-up Procedures:

Addison All Star Summer Camp will be offering curbside drop-off/pick-up for all families participating in the program. Families will be required at drop-off, to answer a survey of questions regarding symptoms prior to entering the program. More details to be released prior to start of the program on June 14th.

Staff:

Addison All Star Summer Camp will be led by staff with backgrounds in education, child development, or recreation. All staff will adhere to all IDPH and CDC guidelines with safety being our top priority. All staff will have training focusing on health and safety standards, certified in CPR, first aid and child wellness, best practice for social distancing and mask wearing, behavior management, and lastly program development for weekly activities.

Behavior Guideline Expectations:

  • Keep hands and feet to self.
  • Talk to others with respect.
  • Listen attentively when spoken to.
  • Treat all park district materials and property with care.
  • Be safe while having fun!

Discipline Procedure:

  1. When a child has trouble following the expectations of the Program, park district staff will verbally request that the behavior be discontinued. If it continues, staff will remove child for quiet time. If child continues behavior continues then the behavior/misconduct form(first offense)  is filled out by staff and parents are notified.
  2. If a child has difficulty following the Program expectations on a daily basis, a parent will be contacted. If necessary, a conference with parent, child, and program staff will be requested. Behavior/misconduct form will be filled out again for second offense.
  3. If a child continues to have trouble following the expectations and the above procedures have been followed, a parent will be contacted and immediately request to remove child from the program. Behavior/misconduct form filled out for third offense. Parent conference will be requested.

In extreme cases of unacceptable behavior that is physically threatening to other participants or staff, the park district reserves the right to immediately remove the participant from the program. There will be Zero Tolerance policy if there are any verbal threats or actions toward physical well-being of other children and staff. This behavior will result in immediate dismissal of the child. *No refunds will be issued if your child is removed from the program for disciplinary reasons.*

Please see the Summer All Star Program download/forms section for paperwork that needs to be filled out at time of registration.

Addison All Star Summer Camp Forms Download pdf

Summer All Star Manual
Emergency Form
Inhaler/Auto-Injector Form

Dispensing of Medication Form
Recreational Swim Form
Waiver & Emergency Consent Form

 

Program Location:
COMMUNITY PARK
120 E. Oak Street
Addison, IL 60101
Phone: (630) 233-7275

Addison All Star Summer Camp CALENDARS

Addison All Star Summer Camp will email parents the week-by-week calendars the Sunday prior to each camp week listing the activities that all will participate in such as art, dance, theme days, gardening, and so much more!

Emergency Forms/Waivers: All forms can be found online. Please print your own copies and drop-off on first day of attendance to the program. If unable to print at home we will have copies on-site to filled out and returned prior to leaving.