Oak Brook Park District
1450 Forest Gate Road
Phone (630) 990-4233
Fax (630) 990-3492
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Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday 5:30am-10:00pm
Friday 5:30am-8:30pm
Sat & Sun 7:00am-4:00pm

2017 Summer Camp Registration will begin on February 20 for residents and March 6 for nonresidents. Please check back frequently for updates.

NEW! Tic Tac Toe (T3)

Teens Impacting Communities.
Teens Activitating Citizens.
Teen Outreach and Empowerment.

Does your teen need service hours or want an edge on his or her college application? Maybe you want your teen to experience what it means to make a positive impact on his or her community? Tic Tac Toe (T3) focuses on building character and integrity while instilling valuable experience and life skills. T3 gives your teen the opportunity to contribute to a wide range of service projects designed to positively impact the community. On Tuesday, participants will complete prep work and research at the Recreation Center. Projects are completed off-site on Thursdays. Projects run from 9am-3pm unless noted. R/NR is $84/$109 per week.
Tentative Project Schedule (Dates and projects subject to change). Please check back for project details.
June 13 & 15: Project Linus
June 20 & 22: Senior and Youth Reading Project
June 27 & 29: Park Clean Up and Beautification
July 11 & 13: Dog Wash and Hinsdale Humane Society
July 18 & 20: Gateway Special Recreation Association
July 25 & 27: Northern Illinois Food Bank
August 1 & 3: Amita Cancer Institute

Oak Brook Summer Day Camps

Experience a summer full of fun at the Oak Brook Park District! Our exciting summer day camp program (Pee Wee Playground and Playground) is fun for children of all ages. The Oak Brook Park District also offers a wide variety of summer and sports camps. Don’t forget, there’s never a rain date at the Family Aquatic Center! Our state-of-the-art indoor facility features an outdoor splash pad and sun deck.

Pee Wee Summer Camp and Playground Camp have weekly themes that guide the camper's activities for that week. Playground camp participants will also go on local field trips associated with that week's theme.

Week Theme Trip
1 Play Ball! Schaumberg Boomers
2 Superheroes Adventure Realm
3 Happy Healthy Me IGI Gymnastics
4 Animated Favorites Movie
5 Amazing Earth Field Museum
6 Creation Station Capannari Ice Cream Shop
7 Great Outdoors Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
8 Making a Splash Water Park

 

 

 


For more information on our summer day camps, please call Karen Spandikow at (630) 645-9516 or via email at
kspandikow@obparks.org

 

PeeWee Playground Camp

This camp provides a well-rounded recreational experience for children 3-5 years old. Activities are based around a central theme, and each week’s activities include social play, arts and crafts, storytelling, music and outdoor activities.
Children are divided into groups based on their age level. The PeeWee Playground Camp also utilizes the park district’s Splash Park on Thursdays or Fridays. Please note: To be eligible to register, participants must be three years old and potty trained by June 9, 2014. Refunds must be requested five business days before attendance to receive a full refund (minus the standard $5 service charge.) If a refund is requested after the five day grace period, a 50% refund will be issued. After a session begins, no refunds are issued. Medical refunds require a doctor’s note. Due to the full summer discount, no refunds or proration will be issued.
Ages: 3-5



 

 


Playground Camp

It’s time for summer camp! Give your child the opportunity to be active and social this summer through weekly themed activities like arts and crafts, games, and indoor and outdoor athletics.  Campers will swim in our Aquatic Center from 1-2:30pm on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays.  Field trips are taken each Thursday (no regular camp available).  Send a snack lunch as instructed, a hot lunch is included every Tuesday and Friday.  Full summer registration receives a 10% discount.  NO refunds issued for full summer cancelation.  Regular refund policy is enforced for weekly registration.


Ages: 6-11 (entering 1st-6th grade)



 

 

Travel Camp

Kids, do you want to take a field trip every day? Parents, we have an extended week of summer camp, and every day is a field trip! This camp is for kids who are not ready for summer to end and would like to spend every day on a field trip. The camp counselors will be the same counselors from our Playground Camp program. Camp drop off will be at 9am and pick up will be at 3pm. Registration can be done for each individual day or for the entire week.
Ages: 6-11 (entering 1st-6th grade)

Day Field Trip Lunch
August 7th Lincoln Park Zoo Bring A Lunch
August 8th Mystic Waters, Des Plaines Bring A Lunch
August 9th Sci Tech Museum Des Plaines Bring a Lunch
August 10th Emoji Movie & Afternoon Aquatic Center Bring A Lunch
August 11th Main Event Amusement Hoffman Estates Pizza Lunch Included

 

 

 

 

Camp Aftercare

Do you need extended care in the summer? Then we have the program for you!
Campers participate in indoor and outdoor activities with the playground camp counselors. Campers enjoy art projects and other activities. Please send your camper with a snack, all campers will be given the opportunity to have snack at 3pm.

Please note this is not a drop in service, campers must be registered for the program 24 business hours before participating in aftercare.
Ages: 6-11 (entering 1st-6th grade)