Summer Camps

2019 Northfield Park District Summer Camp

June 10-August 9, 2019 (9 Weeks)
Camps for ages 3 years old-8th grade
Counselor in Training Program for children entering grades 6th-10th

Extended Week, August 12-16 

Choose from a variety of camps that will make your child’s summer a fun, safe, and memorable one. With our friendly, nurturing and creative environment, your child will play, grow and explore, while building self-confidence, making friends and lasting memories.

Camp days are filled with loads of activities, games, learning, discovery, imagination, sportsmanship, adventure and lots of fun. Our camps not only provide an outlet for children to increase their self-esteem, but also their sense of who they are and what they love to do.

Our flexible options allow you to choose the best schedule for you and your family.


Our well-trained, experienced staff is committed to your camper’s safety and well-being and work hard to ensure that your child will have a great camp experience.


From sports, to arts and crafts, beach days and field trips, we have the right fit for your camper!

Camp Options

Choose your weeks and days. Half day and full day options.


You can’t beat the Northfield Park District for a truly terrific camp


Camp Registration Form

Friendship Request for Giggle Gang and Trailblazer Campers Only

Camp Partial Payment Form

Summer Camp Program Guide

2019 Dates to Remember

January 14 Resident registration begins for all camps
February 4 Non-resident registration begins for all camps
February 20 Camp activity calendars posted on the Northfield Park District website
March 31 Early bird registration deadline to save 10%
May 13 Deadline for Northfield Park District residents to apply for financial assistance
May 22 Friendship request deadline at 5PM
June 3 Partial payment balance due
June 5 Last day to register online
April 30 Deadline for full refund less a $20 service fee
May 24 Deadline for full refund less a $100 service fee; no refunds are granted after 5PM on May 24
May 24 Deadline for refunds for dropping weeks/switching days
May 24 Deadline to transfer between camps


2019 Summer Camp Counselor

Please note: Our goal is to have a full summer camp staff hired by April 1, 2019, so please submit your application as soon as possible.

The Northfield Park District is seeking enthusiastic, mature and highly energetic individuals to join our 2019 Summer Camp Staff as Camp Counselors.

Please see the job description here and click here to complete the job application.

All completed applications should be submitted to Jim Reuter at or dropped off at the Northfield Community Center, 401 Wagner Road, Northfield, IL 60093.

Any questions can be directed to Jim at 847.446.4428.