When school is out for winter break. spring break and school holidays, kids can take part in field trips and fun-filled days at the Park District. Scheduling includes arts and crafts, sports and games, and snacks. Extended Care is available before and after each program. Qualified District staff supervise this program.
School Days Off Activities
SCHOOL’S OUT FUN (AGES 5-12)
Sign up for exciting field trips and supervised activities from 9am-3pm for children on school holidays. Children are grouped by school with a staff-to-child ratio of 1:10. Children should wear gym shoes. Extended Care is available from 7am-9am and 3pm-6:30pm, supervised by qualified staff and offering arts and crafts, sports and games and a snack. Registration is first-come, first-served and closes one week prior to the trip. Pick up and drop off occurs at the Leisure Center.
All Districts: Monday, September 30 – Enchanted Castle, Lombard
Children enjoy arcade games, indoor attractions, and unlimited bumper cars. Pizza lunch and a soda are included.
All Districts: Wednesday, October 9 – The Sport Center, Schaumburg
Children will spend the day indoors taking part in a variety of sports activities such as basketball, volleyball and bubble soccer. Parents provide a nut-free lunch.
Districts 27 & 30: Thursday, October 17 – Adler Planetarium, Chicago
Blast off to explore space and witness how the universe evolved. You can look inside a spacecraft, walk through space and time, travel to an imaginary planet, and explore the worlds that orbit the sun. Parents provide a nut-free lunch.
SCHOOL’S OUT SPORTS FUN (AGES 5-12)
Greenbriar Gym at Greenbriar School
Gear up for a day of sports fun and activities from 9am-3pm Monday, September 30 and Wednesday, October 9 for children on school holidays. Play a variety of sports each day with a few surprise games along the way. Bring a nut-free lunch and drink. Extended Care is available at the Leisure Center before and after each session; transportation is provided.
Winter Break Activities
Flex Reg Process! Our online registration system allows you to register your child for one or more days of Winter Break Escapes or Multi-Sports Camp. Simply follow these easy steps:
1. Choose the activity: Winter Break Escapes or Winter Break Multi-Sports Camp
2. Select individual days or the full-week program
3. Choose the days you need AM Care and/or PM Care
4. Complete your transaction!
WINTER BREAK AM & PM CARE
AM Care is available from 7-9am and PM Care is available from 3-6:30pm, supervised by qualified staff and offering arts and crafts, sports and games, along with a snack. Drop off and pick up occurs at the Leisure Center.
AM & PM Care are available for Winter Break Trips & Multi-Sports Camp. AM Care is not available for Skate & Dance Camp. Busing is provided from the Leisure Center for AM care and to the Leisure Center for PM Care. AM & PM Care are not available for Hockey Training Academy.
WINTER BREAK ESCAPES (AGES 5-12)
Join us for field trips and fun from 9am to 3pm during the school vacation. Children should bring gym shoes and nut-free lunch, unless otherwise noted. Registration for all trips will close on December 16.
Week 1 – Please bring nut-free lunch for each field trip.
Monday, Dec. 23 – Bowling & Nickel City, Arlington Heights & Northbrook
Thursday, Dec. 26 – Madagascar at Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire
Friday, Dec. 27 – SciTech Hands On Museum, Aurora
Week 2 – Please bring nut-free lunch for each field trip.
Monday, Dec. 30 – Go Bananas, Norridge
Thursday, Jan. 2 – Field Museum, Chicago
Friday, Jan. 3 – Libertyville Sports Complex, Libertyville
WINTER BREAK MULTI-SPORTS CAMP (AGES 5-12)
This 9am-3pm camp at Greenbriar Gym at Greenbriar School is ideal for children who want to have fun with a variety of sports and related activities. Extended Care is available at the Leisure Center before and after each session; transportation is provided. Campers should wear gym shoes and bring a nut-free lunch and a drink. Select individual days or the full-week program.
For School’s Out Skate and Dance Camp, click here.
For School’s Out Hockey Training Academy, click here.