Menomonee offers a wide variety of week-long summer camps taking place during June 5th - Sept. 1st, 2017. Our camps will include Art Explorers, Chess, Emerald City Theater, Fencing, Karma Kamp (yoga), LEGO, and RetroActive Sports. All camps held at the Drucker Center except for Art Explorers camp, held at our Clubhouse location at 244 W. Willow St.
Our many programs at Menomonee, offered in our week-long camps, are run by different groups and individuals who are a consistent part of Menomonee's year-round after school programs. Below is a glimpse into our summer camps (for a more in-depth description, please visit our website.)
Art Explorers (ages 4-12) is run by Seventh Green Circle. Campers will explore many various art materials and formats including painting, drawing, sculpting and designing.
Chess (ages 6-12) is led by Chess Wizards, who have been teaching kids new and successful approaches to the game since 2002. Beginners and advanced players welcome!
Emerald City Theatre (ages 3.5-15) Step into a world of creative play and fantastical journeys as campers use their imaginations to discover new characters, sing their favorite tunes, and learn some new dance moves.To register for these critically acclaimed camps held at The Menomonee Club, go to: www.emeraldcitytheatre.com.
Our Fencing program (ages 6 & up) is run by Windy City Fencing, the largest youth fencing program in Chicagoland. Beginners and advanced fencers welcome!
Karma Kamp (ages 7-12) explores yoga as an ancient tradition. Led by Yarina Birnbaum, a longtime member of Menomonee, she focuses on poses, as well as wellness and even some vegetarian cooking!
LEGO Camps (ages 5-12), run by PlayWell Teknologies uses LEGOs to build and program robots, build adventures, games, and more!
RetroActive Sports (ages 7-12) led by JB Schuck, reintroduces classic playground games such as dodgeball, monkey-ball and more. Campers come back year after year for more!