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Explore Summer Camps &
Engage Teen Experiences

Thank you for joining us online this summer!

We had a great time navigating the online world of learning with Zoom and Canvas. We enjoyed meeting you at summer camp kit pickup and delivery. Wait 'til you see what we have planned for 2021!

Check back later in the fall for Summer 2021 previews.


Explore Camps (Grades 1-8)

STEAM based academic enrichment, taught by experienced educators, fun for grades 1-8.

A Peek at Summer 2021

  • Academic Success Toolbox
  • More Engineering
  • Lasers, Optics and Photonics

Engage Career Exploration Experiences (Grades 9-12):

Career explorations and innovative experiences that will help teens determine their path of study in high school or which majors to pursue in college.

A Peek at Summer 2021

  • Apprenticeship Camps
  • Biotech
  • Camp Scrubs
  • Culinary
  • More Engineering
  • More Baxter Innovation Lab

Explore Summer Camp 2020 Offerings

Week 1: June 15-18
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. NEW! STEAMin' Into Theatre (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Spark Your Writing Creativity (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. NEW! Materials Discovery: Engineer with Materials Science (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Plan. Study. Excel. Have Fun! (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Southlake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Math for Chemistry: Formula for Success (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Southlake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Mixed Media: Paint, Print, Sculpt Your Creative World (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Digital Photography: Take Better Photos (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Short Tales: Writing Short Stories (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Southlake ONLINE

Week 2: June 22-25
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Plan. Study. Excel. Have Fun! (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $175 Southlake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Graphic Design: Design. Layout. Print. Create. (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. NEW! Spark Your Writing Creativity (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Southlake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Nature and Field Biology Up Close(Grades 1-3) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Demystify Numbers with Visual Math (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Short Tales: Writing Short Stories (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $175 Southlake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Fiber Arts: Weave, Quilt, Sew, Crochet (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Leap Write In! Creative Writing (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Southlake ONLINE

Week 3: July 6-9
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. NEW! Leap Write In! Creative Writing (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Math for Chemistry: Formula for Success (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Wild Thing: Animal Art (Grades 1-3) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. NEW! MathArt: Geo Graphic Design (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. STEAM Into Theatre (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE

Week 4: July 13-16
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Reading and Lovin' It: Keep Your Reading Sharp (Grades 1-3) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m NEW! Your Nervous System: The STEAM of Your Senses (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. NEW! Discover Natural Elements of Art (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE

Week 5: July 20-23
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. NEW! Discover the STEAM of Taste, Touch, Smell, See, Hear (Grades 1-3) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Find Your Voice: Voice Acting, Podcasts and More (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Nature and Field Biology Up Close (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE

Week 6: July 27-30
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. LEGO: Crazy Action Contraptions (Grades 1-3) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Explore and Develop Your Voice: Speaking, Voice Acting (Grade 4-5) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. NEW! STEM Girls(Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. NEW! Notes and Numbers, Music and Math (Grades 4-5) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. Plan. Study. Excel. Have Fun! (Grades 6-8) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE


Engage Career Exploration for Teens in Grades 9-12

Week 1: June 15-18
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Picture Yourself in Photography (Grades 9-12) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. NEW! Theatre: Dramatic Self Improv-ment (Grades 9-12) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE

Week 2: June 22-25
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
1-4 p.m. Test Drive Graphic Design: Design. Layout. Print. Create. (Grades 9-12) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE

Week 3: July 6-9
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Find Your Voice: Speaking, Podcasting, Voice-overs (Grades 9-12) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. NEW! Engineering: Design and Prototype (Grades 9-12) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE

Week 4: July 13-16
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Baxter Innovation Lab Series: Fun and Games (Grades 9-12) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE
1-4 p.m. NEW! Robotics Challenge (Grades 9-12) - ONLINE $195 Grayslake ONLINE

Week 6: July 27-30
Time Camp Topic Cost Location
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Plan. Study. Excel. Have Fun: Tools for Academic Success (Grades 9-12) - ONLINE $175 Grayslake ONLINE

Alive at 25: Defensive Driving for the Teen Driver
Thursday, August 6

Time Camp Topic Cost Location
8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Alive at 25 $55 Grayslake

SAT Prep for Teens in Grades 10-12

Monday and Wednesday, July 13-29

Time Camp Topic Cost Location
5-8 p.m. SAT Prep (Grades 10-12) - ONLINE $250 Grayslake ONLINE

Tuesday and Thursday, July 14-30

Time Camp Topic Cost Location
5-8 p.m. SAT Prep (Grades 10-12) - ONLINE $250 Lakeshore ONLINE

How to Register

Complete the two sided Registration Form (PDF) submit through:

  • Email: CPEInfo@clcillinois.edu
  • Fax: (847) 543-3022
  • Mail:
    Personal Enrichment
    Attn: Youth Program, Room T317, College of Lake County
    19351 West Washington Street, Grayslake, IL 60030-1198
  • Explore Camps and Engage Experiences are offered LIVE ONLINE and at the Grayslake and Lakeshore Campuses.
  • Explore Camps and Engage Experiences are fun, challenging programs taught by experienced, personable instructors whose passion for education will inspire your kids.
  • Camps run half days, mornings (9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.) or afternoons (1-4 p.m.) Monday-Thursday for one week. Combine a morning and afternoon camp for a full-day experience.

Looking for SAT Test Prep Classes?

Please note: Camp registration closes 10 days prior to the date your camp starts.

Grades listed refer to a student's grade in Fall 2020.

Questions?

Call (847) 543-2980 or email CPEInfo@clcillinois.edu for assistance.



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