Camp - Short Run/Drop In

Mix and match your summer camp activities, or fill in for days when the need arises! These are short-term session camps, and camps that offer single-day drop in availability.

Camps are shown in order of start date. Please note that we list the camps' start and end dates, but camps may not take place every day in between. Most camps will be closed for holidays. Please check with the camp's web site.
Flex Pass Daily Summer Art Camp
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
June 03 -
August 30
eXstream Summer Camp
Childrens Lighthouse North Center
2600 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago
(773) 267-2627
June 03 -
August 30
Joffrey Academy of Dance Summer Camps
Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet
10 East Randolph Street, Chicago
(312) 784-4600
June 10 -
August 09
Tech Summer Camps - Weekly Camps
Power Up Tech Academy
2867 N Clybourn Ave, Chicago
(773) 382-0778
June 10 -
August 31
Bennett Day Summer Camp
Bennett Day School
955 W Grand Ave, Chicago
(312) 236-6388
June 10 -
August 03
Pedalheads Bike Camps
Manierre Elementary School
1420 N Hudson Ave, Chicago
(888) 886-6464
June 10 -
August 30
Pedalheads Bike Camps
Alexander Graham Bell School
3700 N Oakley Ave, Chicago
(888) 886-6464
June 10 -
August 30
Pedalheads Bike Camps
Ravenswood Elementary School
4332 N Paulina St, Chicago
(888) 886-6464
June 10 -
August 30
Pedalheads Bike Camps
Dawes Elementary School
440 Dodge Ave, Evanston
(888) 886-6464
June 10 -
August 30
Pedalheads Bike Camps
Lincoln Elementary School
511 Park Ave, River Forest
(888) 886-6464
June 10 -
August 30
WIP Weekly Performing Arts Camps
WIP Performing Arts
409 Grant Place, Park Ridge
(224) 585-7837
June 10 -
August 16
Summer Art Camps
One River School of Art+Design
4625 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago
(773) 219-2232
June 17 -
August 30
Photography Weekly Summer Camps
GTA Photography Camps
25 E Pearson St, Chicago
4168224558
June 17 -
August 23
Summer Boat Building Camp
Southern Shores Yacht Club
6401 S Richard Dr., Chicago
June 19 -
June 30
Farm Camp: Session 1
Angelic Organics Learning Center Farm Camps
1936 Rockton Road, Caledonia
(815) 389-8455
June 23 -
June 28
Saper Law Immersion Program - Summer 2019 Session
Saper Law Summer Immersion Program
505 N Lasalle Suite 350, Chicago
(312) 527-4100
June 24 -
June 28
In Wright’s Studio Design Camp: Building Story Through Design
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
951 Chicago Avenue, Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
(312) 994-4000
June 24 -
June 28
Summer Camps
Lumiere Children's Therapy
811 W. Evergreen, Suite #404, Chicago
(312) 242-1665
June 24 -
June 28
Chicago Filmmakers Youth Filmmaking Summer Camp
Chicago Filmmakers
5720 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago
(773) 293-1447
June 24 -
July 05
Summer Wonders-Buffalo Grove
Aptakisic Junior High School
1231 Weiland Road, Buffalo Grove
(847) 901-0173
June 24 -
June 28
Summer Wonders - Cary
Briargate Elementary School
100 Wulff Street, Cary
(847) 901-0173
June 24 -
June 28
Worlds of Wisdom and Wonder-Elmhurst
Sandburg Middle School
345 E. St Charles Road, Elmhurst
(847) 901-0173
June 24 -
June 28
Moana Musical Theatre Camp
Allegro Music Academy
315 Canal St., Lemont
(630) 257-6964
June 24 -
June 28
Science of Enchanted Prep: Welcome Villain Kids
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
June 24 -
June 28
Summer Camp @ Guerin Prep
Guerin Prep
8001 W. Belmont Ave, River Grove
(703) 350-1619
June 24 -
June 28
PM Camp--Hollywood Theme
Virtuoso Performing Arts
8120 Lehigh, Suite 105, Morton Grove
(847) 998-9900
June 24 -
June 28
AM Camp--Storybook Adventures
Virtuoso Performing Arts
8120 Lehigh Avenue Suite 105, Morton Grove
(847) 998-9900
June 24 -
June 28
Website Coding & Design Camp
Power Up Tech Academy at Unity on The North Shore
3434 Central St, Evanston
(773) 382-0778
June 24 -
June 28
Pirate Musicianship with Kat (Grades 1-4)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
June 24 -
June 28
Voice with Takesha (Grades 7-12)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
June 24 -
June 28
Concordia University Cheer & Dance Camp
Concordia University
7400 Augusta St, River Forest
(708) 209-3264
June 24 -
June 28
The Magic in the Mess: A Yoga and Art Series
Little Hands Art Lab
3000 n Elston, Chicago
872-216-8772
June 24 -
July 29
Secret Agent Academy
Mad Science of Chicago
1053 N. California, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
June 24 -
June 28
Summer ART Camp
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
June 24 -
June 28
Improv for Teens with Knuckleball Comedy
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, 1N, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
June 25 -
July 16
Creative Studio: YouTube & Digital Art
Power Up Tech Academy at Unity on The North Shore
3434 Central St, Evanston
(773) 382-0778
July 01 -
July 05
LEGO Robotics: By-the-Day
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
July 01 -
July 05
Summer Wonders-Lincolnshire
Half Day School
239 Olde Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire
(847) 901-0173
July 01 -
July 05
Digging Deeper: Environmental Science Camp
Angelic Organics Learning Center Farm Camps
1936 Rockton Road, Caledonia
(815) 389-8455
July 01 -
July 03
Farm Camp: Session 2
Angelic Organics Learning Center Farm Camps
1936 Rockton Road, Caledonia
(815) 389-8455
July 07 -
July 12
Improv + Dance Performance Camp
Chase Park
4701 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
July 08 -
July 12
Summer Wonders-Lincolnshire
Half Day School
239 Olde Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire
(847) 901-0173
July 08 -
July 12
Project '19-Elmhurst College - 3 weeks
Elmhurst College
190 S. Prospect Ave, Elmhurst
(847)901-0173
July 08 -
July 26
Tinker-a-Thon!-Elmhurst College
Elmhurst College
190 S. Prospect Avenue, Elmhurst
(847) 901-0173
July 08 -
July 12
Summer Camps - Two Week Sessions
Lumiere Children's Therapy
811 W. Evergreen, Suite #404, Chicago
(312) 242-1665
July 08 -
August 16
Camp Kate
Beyond Words Dance Center
7033 W. 39th St., Lyons
(708) 447-0700
July 08 -
July 13
In Wright’s Studio Design Camp: Building Story Through Design
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
951 Chicago Avenue, Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
(312) 994-4000
July 08 -
July 12
Science of Wizarding School: Accio Wizards!
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
July 08 -
July 12
Hearts to Art Performing Arts Camp Session 1
Auditorium Theatre
50 E Ida B Wells Dr, Chicago
(312) 341-2300
July 08 -
July 19
Tinker-a-Thon!
Elmhurst College
190 S. Prospect Ave., Elmhurst
(847) 901-0173
July 08 -
July 26
CrossTown Fitness’ New Kid’s Summer Camp
CrossTown Fitness
3406 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago
(773) 661-6953
July 08 -
July 12
Piano Camp with Evan (Grades 2-6)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
July 08 -
July 19
Guitar Ensemble with Cameren (Grades 3-9)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
July 08 -
July 19
Studio 814 Performing Arts Summer Camp
British International School of Chicago Lincoln Park
814 W Eastman St, Chicago
July 08 -
July 12
Eureka!
Mad Science of Chicago
1053 N. California, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
July 08 -
July 12
Fashion Camp: Spa Themed Sewing
Rootz
557 Waukegan Rd., Northbrook
(224) 269-0004
July 08 -
July 11
ART in the Park
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
July 09 -
July 11
Farm Camp: Session 3
Angelic Organics Learning Center Farm Camps
1936 Rockton Road, Caledonia
(815) 389-8455
July 14 -
July 19
Summer Wonders-Glenview
The Center for Gifted
1926 Waukegan Road,Ste 2, Glenview
(847) 901-0173
July 15 -
August 16
Feel The Energy Dance Camp
Chicago Waldorf School
5200 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
July 15 -
July 19
Hip Hop + Breakdance Beats Camp
Chicago Waldorf School
5200 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
July 15 -
July 19
Mini Producers Camp - Performing Arts & Dance
Chicago Waldorf School
5200 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
July 15 -
July 19
Tinker-a-Thon!-Elmhurst College
Elmhurst College
190 S. Prospect Avenue, Elmhurst
(847) 901-0173
July 15 -
July 19
Summer Wonders-Lincolnshire
Half Day School
239 Olde Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire
(847)901-0173
July 15 -
July 26
Science of Wizarding School: Discovering Wizarding Alley
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
July 15 -
July 19
Moving with Science
Mad Science of Chicago
1053 N. California, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
July 15 -
July 19
Summer Boat Building Camp
Chicago Sailing
3161 N. Elston Avenue, Chicago
(773) 710-0485
July 15 -
July 27
ART in the Park - Mandarin Immersion Week
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
July 16 -
July 18
Farm Camp Session 4: Teen Week
Angelic Organics Learning Center Farm Camps
1936 Rockton Road, Caledonia
(815) 389-8455
July 21 -
July 26
All Skills Cougar Volleyball Summer Camp
Concordia University Chicago-River Forest
7400 Augusta St., River Forest
(708) 771-3008
July 22 -
July 26
Broadway Boogie Camp
Chase Park
4701 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
July 22 -
July 26
Under the Sea Camp
Chicago Waldorf School
5200 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
July 22 -
July 26
Chicago Filmmakers Youth Filmmaking Summer Camp
Chicago Filmmakers
5720 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago
(773) 293-1447
July 22 -
August 02
Tinker-a-Thon!-Elmhurst College - 1 week sessions
Elmhurst College
190 S. Prospect Avenue, Elmhurst
(847) 901-0173
July 22 -
July 26
Science of Wizarding School: Accio Wizards!
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
July 22 -
July 26
Hearts to Art Performing Arts Camp Session 2
Auditorium Theatre
50 E Ida B Wells Dr, Chicago
(312) 341-2300
July 22 -
August 02
Ukulele with Noah (Grades 2-5)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
July 22 -
July 26
Theater Review with Kat (Grades 2-6)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
July 22 -
August 02
Kids Cooking Network Camp
Rootz
557 Waukegan Rd., Northbrook
(224) 269-0004
July 22 -
July 26
Summer ART Camp
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
July 22 -
July 26
Hoop Mountain Midwest Summer Camp
Illinois Wesleyan University
1312 Park Street, Bloomington
(630) 539-2100
July 27 -
July 31
Hoop Mountain Midwest Summer Camp
Illinois Wesleyan University
1312 Park Street, Bloomington
630-539-2100
July 27 -
July 31
Farm Camp: Session 5
Angelic Organics Learning Center Farm Camps
1936 Rockton Road, Caledonia
(815) 389-8455
July 28 -
August 02
Junior Intensive 2 weeks
Ballet Chicago
17 N State St, Ste 1900, Chicago
(312) 251-8838
July 29 -
August 09
Fairytale Frolic Dance Camp
Chase Park
4701 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
July 29 -
August 02
BioDiversity + Me: Land to the Sea Camp
Chicago Waldorf School
5200 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
July 29 -
August 02
Javascript Video Game Coding Camp
Power Up Tech Academy at Unity on The North Shore
3434 Central St, Evanston
(773) 382-0778
July 29 -
August 02
Build & Code Amazing Gadgets
Power Up Tech Academy at Unity on The North Shore
3434 Central St, Evanston
(773) 382-0778
July 29 -
August 02
Wizarding School: Discovering Wizarding Alley
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
July 29 -
August 02
ART in the Park
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
July 30 -
August 01
'Super Science' Camp
Mad Science Camp
Welles Park, 2333 W. Sunnyside, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
August 05 -
August 09
Camp Exploration!
Mad Science of Chicago
1053 N. California, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
August 05 -
August 09
Science of Wizarding School: Potions, Incendio!
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
August 05 -
August 09
Ear Training with Evan (Grades 3-6)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
August 05 -
August 09
Songwriting with Brett (Grades 4-8)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
August 05 -
August 09
ART in the Park
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
August 06 -
August 08
Dance Camp
Rootz
557 Waukegan Rd., Northbrook
(224) 269-0004
August 12 -
August 16
Camp Exploration!
Mad Science Camp
Welles Park, 2333 W. Sunnyside, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
August 12 -
August 16
'Super Science' Camp
Mad Science of Chicago
1053 N. California, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
August 12 -
August 16
Band Camp with Justin (Grades 5-9)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
August 12 -
August 23
Choir Camp with Erin (Grades 2-5)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
August 12 -
August 16
Camp Half-Blood: Percy Jackson and Greek Mythology
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
August 12 -
August 16
Around the World Dance Camp
Chase Park
4701 N Ashland Ave, Chicago
(312) 361-0864
August 12 -
August 16
Saper Law Immersion Program - Summer 2019 Session
Saper Law Summer Immersion Program
505 N Lasalle Dr., Suite 350, Chicago
(312) 527-4100
August 12 -
August 16
ART in the Park
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
August 13 -
August 15
Eureka!
Mad Science Camp
Jefferson Park, 4822 N Long Ave, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
August 19 -
August 23
Moving with Science Camp
Mad Science of Chicago
1053 N. California, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
August 19 -
August 23
Summer ART Camp
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
August 19 -
August 23
Choose-your-own-Adventure: Zombie Apocalypse
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
August 19 -
August 23
Choir Camp with Erin (Grades 5-8)
LYRIQ Music School
1906 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago
(773) 270-8284
August 19 -
August 23
Summer Camps
Take A Break Playcare
2818 N Halsted, Chicago
(312) 259-7625
August 19 -
August 23
The Robots are Coming!
The Laboratory: Science and Story STEAM Camps
2349 W. North Ave., Chicago
(312) 953-2996
August 26 -
August 30
Summer ART Camp
The Paintbrush...a hands-on ART studio for kids
2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
(773) 636-1968
August 26 -
August 30
Secret Agent Academy
Mad Science of Chicago
1053 N. California, Chicago
(773) 227-3345
August 26 -
August 30