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Day Camp

Welcome to Day Camp!

Lombard Park District is excited to offer full-day camp programs to children entering grades 1-8. Our camps are designed for your child to have a fun, safe and memorable summer. Days will be filled with arts and crafts, sports, games and a variety of enriching activities. With a variety of registration options, the Lombard Park District has a camp fit for everyone’s schedule and needs. For additional questions regarding the Day Camp program, please contact Victoria Gillett at or Katie Manheim at

Registration Information

Resident Registration: 03/01

Non-Resident Registration: 03/08

Registration will be available online or by dropping off a registration form at Sunset Knoll Recreation Center. Please note: registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registrants placed onto a waitlist will be taken off of the waitlist in the order they were registered.

Registration Options

Lombard Park District prides itself on flexibility when it comes to program registrants’ needs for this summer. The following registration options are available for Lombard Park District’s Day Camp program.

Two-Day Option: Campers may attend camp on Tuesday and Thursday.

Three-Day Option: Campers may attend camp on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Five-Day Option: Campers may attend camp Monday through Friday.

Full Summer Option: Campers may attend camp Monday through Friday from 06/05 – 08/11.

Pick Your Day (PYD) Option: Pick and choose the days your camper attends. Field trip days increase in price, if selected.

Registration Deadlines

Registration deadlines will occur on the Wednesday prior to the week the child is registering for. Please note: late registration may be accepted if capacity has not been exceeded, but will be subject to a $15 late fee per child. Once the registration deadline has passed, all late registration requests must be sent to Katie Manheim at for approval.

Day Camp Schedules

A schedule of themes and activities is available in our Parent Handbook. Additional information regarding schedules will be provided when needed.

Pool & Field Trip Information

Day Camp will attend either an on-site field trip or off-site field trip most Wednesdays. All participants registered on a field trip day must attend the field trip. A schedule of field trip locations/activities is available in the Parent Handbook. Campers will spend time at Paradise Bay Water Park on Monday, Thursday, and Friday from 11:30-1:30pm. Campers should be sent to camp every day with a swimsuit, towel and sunscreen in the event of additional swim opportunities or water-related activities present themselves.

Teen Camp will attend off-site field trips on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays.

Extended Care

Regular Day Camp operating hours are 9:00am – 4:00pm. Sunrise and Sunset Camp is available for campers needing to be dropped off or picked up outside of the regular operating hours. Sunrise Camp begins as early as 7:00am and Sunset Camp will remain open as late as 6:00pm.

Sunrise Camp: 7:00 – 9:00 am
Sunset Camp: 4:00 – 6:00 pm

Please note: R/NR Fees must be paid prior to attending Sunrise or Sunset Camp.

Please be sure to provide additional snacks for your child and inform your child of transportation arrangements. The Lombard Park District will only release campers to those listed on the information sheet for both Day Camp and Sunrise/Sunset Camp. Please be sure that the information provided is accurate throughout the summer.