Our camp staff are highly experienced and enthusiastic. The majority of our staff works with
children year-round in our School Age Programs, which provide continuity for our campers and
families. We have additional summer staff who are teachers or college students with child related
experiences. Staff receives training in first aid, CPR, water safety, as well as thorough training on camp procedures and safety policies. .
Your weekly 5-day rate tuition fee week is due by Wednesday of each week (see enclosed rates).
5, 4, 3, or2 DAYS PER WEEK ATTENDANCE ARE OPTIONS. seer egistrationtormtordetails.
YOUR TUITION AND REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES DAILY BREAKFAST, LUNCH, PM
SNACK, ALL FIELDTRIP AND SWIMMING EXPENSES, 2 CAMP T-SHIRTS, AND A CAMP BAG. Siblings receive a second child 10% per week tuition discount. For those who have
three or more children enrolled in Wesley, all children will receive a 10% weekly discount.
Families signing up for all 9 full weeks of camp (June 11-Aug 10), may take 1 vacation week
and pay½ tuition for that week if your child is absent one full week. To be eligible for the vacation rate, the children must be off one full week of regular attendance and the days off
must be within the same week. Days/weeks may not be split up or combined with other weeks. For an illness, a doctor's note will be required. Checks, credit cards. and advance
payment is accepted.
NUTRITOUS BREAKFAST, LUNCH, AND PM SNACK ARE PROVIDED DAILY AND
INCLUDED IN YOUR TUITION! Nutritious lunches will be provided from Quality Catering, Goode & Fresh Pizza Bakery, Pizano's, Subway, or provided by the fieldtrip location. Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack menus will be provided to families.
Campers are placed in small groups divided by age. Once campers have finished third grade,
boys and girls are put in separate groups. During group time, campers participate in age
appropriate arts & crafts, sports, cooking, and various other creative, challenging, exciting & fun
activities. Weekly lesson plans and newsletters are given to families. *lf yourchild is enrolled in District 34's Summer School Program, we may be able to arrange District bus transportation to and from our camp to the summer school site. Call Wesley for more information.
Wednesdays are Theme Days! Campers participate in activities geared towards a theme. Camp
groups may be broken up into age appropriate theme days. Carnival Day is a big hit! Campers put on a carnival for our preschool camp. Other themes may include Sports Day, Hawaiian Day,
Olympic Day, and Halloween Day.
MORNING FREE SWIM TIME AT GLENVIEW PARK DISTRICT POOLS
Campers will attend Glenview Park District Pools for public swim time on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Campers will also attend several water park fieldtrips. Your tuition and registration fee covers swimming fees for our camp. To ensure your child's safety, counselors receive basic water safety training. Campers are tested by Glenview Park District Lifeguards and the Wesley Director &/or Site Coordinator to evaluate their swimming ability. Each camper will be given designated pool areas to play in and around. Campers who are non-swimmers or those who do not pass the swim test will be required to wear life vests (provided by Wesley and/or Glenview Park District) and play in water no more than waist deep and within arm's length of their counselor. Our counselors and lifeguards are strategically placed in and around the pools and the campers.
Swim lessons are available and optional. The Glenview Park District provides Wesley Campers an opportunity to register for private camp swim lessons at Splash Landings indoor pool. Campers are bussed to and from swim lessons. Swim lessons will be held on Monday and Wednesday mornings. A separate registration form and fee is required for swim lessons and will be available in when camp enrollment packets are sent out.
Campers participate in afternoon specials from 3:45-5:15 PM. Campers will be engaged in a variety of age appropriate sports, art, and challenging theme activities through the instruction of specialists. Activities may include art activities, sport activities, cooking, multi-cultural activities, pottery, story writing, drama activities, team building activities, science activities, and much, more!
Campers attend fun-filled fieldtrips on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Some of our fieldtrips include Bowling, Enchanted Castle, Waterparks, Museums, and Action Territory. Campers who have finished Jrd grade and up will go on several separate fieldtrips. Those fieldtrips may include Great America, Chicago Sky Basketball Game, Gilson Beach, and Main Event.
Special Guests and Events
Special guests and entertainers visit camp throughout the summer and may include, theatre
groups, deejays, tween' fitness for older girls, and fitness training program for older boys.
Parents are treated to a show performed by the campers. Family Night will be held on
Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 7:00 p.m. at Attea Middle School. Mark your calendars!
At times when the weather doesn't allow the campers to go swimming or on certain fieldtrips, whether it is the heat, cold, or rain, our counselors have planned a variety of fun-filled alternate
activities for the children inside our campsite.
Lock-in / Overnighter
Wesley is offering an overnight lock-in for current (as of 1/1/18) 3rd-6th graders. The lock-in will be held at Wesley's mainsite. The fee for the night is $80. Campers play games, watch movies, have pizza and snacks, create crafts, enjoy fun dance music, and other surprises! DATE: Friday, July 20, 2018, 7:00pm -Saturday, July 21, 9:00am.
Sleep Under / Undernighter
Wesley also offers an under-nighter for current (as of 1/1/18) Kdg-2nd graders. The undernighter will be held at Wesley's mainsite. The fee for the night is $35. Campers play games, watch movies, have pizza and snacks, create crafts, enjoy fun dance music, and other surprises! DATE: Friday, July 6, 2018, 6:30pm -9:00 pm.
Counselors in Training and Junior Counselors
The privilege of being a C.I.T. or Junior Counselor is reserved for students who have completed
7th - 9th grade. This program is strictly reserved for previous long-time Wesley campers who
posses the knowledge. skill, and maturity level of becoming a role model. C.I.T.'s and
Junior Counselors receive on the job leadership training. This program is only offered by invita
****HOW TO REGISTER****
To register: Fill out the attached registration form and return it with a non-refundable
Registration Fee of $100.00 & the last week's camp tuition to serve as a deposit.
Drop off or mail form and payment made payable to Wesley Child Care Center at 727 Harlem Ave., Glenview. To pay by credit card, either come to the Wesley office or pay on-line on our website at www.wesleyccc.com. Please submit your receipt of payment and your camp registration form TOGETHER either by e-mail at email@example.com or drop it off at the Wesley Office. The registration form and payment or receipt of payment MUST be submitted together to secure your spot.
Deposits are refundable until May 1, 2018
Once registered, enrollment packets will be sent out in early April. Camp has a maximum capacity and runs on a first come first serve basis
FOR QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONT ACT: JENNIFER QUINT AS, SCHOOL AGE DIRECTOR at 1-847-729-0184 or email@ firstname.lastname@example.org