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Resident registration begins Saturday, May 12th at 8:30am for programs within our Summer Program Guide. Non-Resident registration begins May 19th at 8:30am. (Gymnastics and Skating Non-Res begins May 14th)

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Please note! For the majority of our programs, you must sign up more than two days before that program begins. If you fail to register before the cutoff, but would still like to register, please contact customer service at: (708) 725-2000

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Outdoor Explorers Camp - 235010

Let your wild side out as we explore a different nature topic each week through hands on experiences, field trips and more! Campers will go on 1 field trip a week and will go to the pool three times a week in the afternoon.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Waitlist
235010-01
Bugs
06/04/2018 -06/08/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Full
235010-02
Mammals
06/11/2018 -06/15/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Waitlist
235010-03
Flowers
06/18/2018 -06/22/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Waitlist
235010-04
Reptiles
06/25/2018 -06/29/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Waitlist
235010-05
Amphibians
07/09/2018 -07/13/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Waitlist
235010-06
Rocks and Fossils
07/16/2018 -07/20/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Full
235010-07
Trees
07/23/2018 -07/27/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Waitlist
235010-08
Birds
07/30/2018 -08/03/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Available
235010-09
Seeds
08/06/2018 -08/10/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00
Waitlist
235010-10
Fish
08/13/2018 -08/17/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$259.00/$384.00

Mini Growers (K-2nd) - 235011

Let us grow your camper's green thumb during the fun filled mini camp about all things green! We will explore plants and gardening and discover all of the unique plants at the Oak Park Conservatory in this exciting four day camp.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
235011-01
Mini Growers
8:00 am -11:30 am
M, Tu, Th, F
Oak Park Conservatory
4-7
$125.00/$185.00

Extended Camp - 235012

Extended Camp begins immediately following day camp and runs from 3 - 6pm. This camp runs similar to our after school programs—without the homework time! Snack, free-time, planned small and large group activities extend your campers day. Campers will walk each day with staff from the Oak Park Conservatory to Longfellow School for extended camp.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
235012-01
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
06/04/2018 -06/08/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-02
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
06/11/2018 -06/15/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-03
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
06/18/2018 -06/22/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-04
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
06/25/2018 -06/29/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-05
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
07/09/2018 -07/13/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-06
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
07/16/2018 -07/20/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-07
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
07/23/2018 -07/27/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-08
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
07/30/2018 -08/03/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-09
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
08/06/2018 -08/10/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00
Available
235012-10
Outdoor Explorers Extended Camp
08/13/2018 -08/17/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
4-7
$103.00/$152.00

Quick Sketch Garden Design/Con - 235242

Landscape Design & Garden Consultation services available at the Oak Park Conservatory, Tuesdays Noon-3pm (April thru October). Bring in photos of your garden for our professionals to offer help with planting suggestions & a quick sketch as time allows. Registration required. Three one hour time slots are available each session.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Full
235242-25
Quick Sketch Garden
05/29/2018 -05/29/2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tu
Oak Park Conservatory
18-99
$50.00/$75.00
Full
235242-26
Quick Sketch Garden
05/29/2018 -05/29/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tu
Oak Park Conservatory
18-99
$50.00/$75.00
Full
235242-27
Quick Sketch Garden
05/29/2018 -05/29/2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tu
Oak Park Conservatory
18-99
$50.00/$75.00

Outdoor Adventures (3rd-7th) - 264000

Each week campers will go on two adventure field trips and visit the pool and the ice rink. The rest of the week will be filled with themed activities, guest speakers and traditional day camp fun. Learn new skills, have exciting experiences and truly discover all that the adventures that are out there in the natural world. During the camping week, campers will go on an overnight camp-out on Thursday evening and be finished with camp at 11am on Friday morning, no extended camp on Thursday or Friday that week.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
264000-01
Hiking
06/04/2018 -06/08/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$295.00/$438.00
Available
264000-02
Fishing
06/11/2018 -06/15/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$295.00/$438.00
Available
264000-03
Kayaking & Canoeing
06/18/2018 -06/22/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$295.00/$438.00
Waitlist
264000-04
Sailing
06/25/2018 -06/29/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$310.00/$460.00
Waitlist
264000-05
Rock Climbing
07/09/2018 -07/13/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$295.00/$438.00
Waitlist
264000-06
Horseback Riding
07/16/2018 -07/20/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$295.00/$438.00
Waitlist
264000-07
Survival Skills
07/23/2018 -07/27/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$295.00/$438.00
Waitlist
264000-08
Archery
07/30/2018 -08/03/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$295.00/$438.00
Available
264000-09
Camping
08/06/2018 -08/10/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$295.00/$438.00
Available
264000-10
Extreme Adventure Week
08/13/2018 -08/17/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$310.00/$460.00

Adventure Fort Building (3rd-7th) - 264002

Use wood, sticks, hammers, nails, leaves, moss, and stones to create a space . . . we will get our hands dirty and build outdoor forts in this four day camp.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
264002-01
Fort Building
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
M, Tu, Th, F
Austin Gardens
8-12
$141.00/$209.00

Extended Camp - 264003

Extended camp begins immediately following day camp and runs from 3-6pm. This camp runs similar to our after school programs without the homework time! Snack, free-time, planned small and large group activities extend your campers day.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
264003-01
Outdoor Adventures Extended Camp
06/04/2018 -06/08/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-02
Outdoor Adventures Extended Camp
06/11/2018 -06/15/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-03
Outdoor Adventures Extended Camp
06/18/2018 -06/22/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-04
Outdoor Adventures Extended Camp
06/25/2018 -06/29/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-05
Outdoor Adventures Extended Camp
07/09/2018 -07/13/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-06
Outdoor Adventures Extended Camp
07/16/2018 -07/20/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-07
Outdoor Adventures Extended Camp
07/23/2018 -07/27/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-08
Outdoor Adventures Extended Camp
07/30/2018 -08/03/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-09
Outdoor Adventures/Bakers Battle Extended Camp
08/06/2018 -08/10/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Longfellow School
8-12
$103.00/$152.00
Available
264003-10
Outdoor Adventures/ Science Sleuths Extended Camp
08/13/2018 -08/17/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Fox Park
4-12
$103.00/$152.00

Little Explorers - 264200

Calling all little explorers! Join us for this 6 week program for preschool age children 3-5 years old at the Austin Gardens Environmental Education Center! Children will climb, hop, jump, sing, and get muddy while exploring a different nature topic each week through crafts, stories, songs and more! Sign up week by week or for the whole 9 week series!

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Waitlist
264200-09
Little Explorers-Rainbows
05/31/2018 -05/31/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Th
Austin Gardens
3-5
$16.00/$24.00

Nature Pals Parents and Tots - 264201

Enjoy an afternoon of fun for you and your little one! Relax with an hour long session of Vinyasa yoga while your little one enjoys crafts, stories and the great outdoors!

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
264201-09
Yoga & Play
05/29/2018 -05/29/2018
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm
Tu
Austin Gardens
3-5
$25.00/$37.50
Unavailable
264201-11
Yoga & Play- May
05/01/2018 -05/29/2018
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm
Tu
Austin Gardens
3-5
$100.00/$150.00

Adventure Club - 264804

Have you always wanted to step outside the box and try something new and adventurous but just don’t have anyone to go with? Then this club is for you! Cross adventures off of your bucket list as each month we will travel to unique off the beaten path destination.
-April-Axe throwing
-May-Trapeze School

Trips leave from Fox Center - 624 S. Oak Park Ave.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
264804-02
Trapeze School
05/31/2018 -05/31/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Th
Off Site Facility
18-99
$50.00/$75.00

2018 FOPCON Member Lecture Series: Discovering Your Garden - 332226

2018 Member Lecture Series: Discovering Your Garden. Presented by the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory. FREE for FOPCON members; $10 for non-members. Visit www.fopcon.org to become a member. June 11, 7P Discover the Mosquito Repellent Garden, a lecture by Jim Kuehnle from Clovers Garden. August 16, 7 p.m. Creating Butterfly Habitats: Through the Seasons. Lecture by Stephanie Walquist, co-founder of the West Cook chapter of Wild Ones. Stephanie will teach us how to create habitat gardens for some of the area's butterflies that need year-round homes.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
332226-01
Discover the Mosquito Repellent Garden
06/11/2018 -06/11/2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
M
Oak Park Conservatory
18-99
$0.00/$0.00