Si View Metropolitan Park District
Si View Metropolitan Park District

Summer Camps – Special Interest

Special interest camps are a fantastic way to introduce children to new sports, meet new friends and learn new skills. Si View offers a variety of special interest camps from sports to the arts facilitated by experienced instructors. Please refer to camp descriptions for program times and locations as some are hosted at offsite facilities. Early registration is recommended as space is limited. Full payment is required at the time of registration.

Chemistry Creations

If you have ever taken one of our other chemistry workshops or camps, then you will love this camp too! We added extra top secret reactions, and it's like nothing you have seen before. Chemistry is an exciting world to dive into and what better way than to experience it hands-on for a week!

Fantastic Physics

Join us for a week of cool physics experiments. Kids learn through play, building, and testing. We'll learn about forces, laws of motion, sound waves, and more. Play, learn, discover during our week of physics.

Enchanted Engineering

Come join our fun and knowledgeable Play-Well Instructors as we use LEGO® materials to build and interact with our favorite fairy tales! Help Cinderella make it back before midnight, fly with Peter Pan and the Lost Boys, and ensure Alice outwits the Queen of Hearts. All we need is your creativity and a little magic to bring it all to life!

MARVELous Engineering

LEGO® Builders Assemble! We need you to come join our experienced Play-Well Instructors to save the world. We will use LEGO® to build our strongest Avengers to defeat Thanos, help Thor retrieve Mjolnir, swing through the city with Spider-man, and tell Hulk to…Smash! Our journey will take us to battles on this world and beyond; are you up to the challenge?

Parkour Camp

This camp will provide gymnastics skills for use in parkour or free-running. The strength, flexibility, and coordination to do parkour will be taught in this high-energy class. Many skills in parkour can be perfected in our gymnastics class. Camps are great for girls and boys looking for an exciting new activity!

Art Camp

In this creative art camp, students will learn how to work with a variety of materials and techniques to create one-of-a-kind works of art. Combining acrylic and watercolor paints, fabrics and wire, papers and fibers, your artists will learn techniques and gain new skills to create unique and expressive works of art. No previous art experience is necessary. Creating art is fun and messy — remember to dress appropriately. Class fee includes all child-friendly materials.

Jedi Engineering Strikes Back

This is the way! Get ready to embark on your LEGO® journey as we defend the Wookies on Kashyyyk, repair the Rebel shield generator on Hoth, and rescue Baby Yoda from Moff Gideon. Come explore a galaxy far, far away with the help of an experienced Play-Well instructor and learn which "Force" is actually with us!

Minecraft Master Engineering

Minecraft Master Engineering using LEGO Materials – Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO parts! Build an Iron Golem, the Nether Portal, and the Ender Dragon. Students will explore real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture while building their favorite Minecraft objects.

Big Flips Gymnastics Camp

Learn gymnastics or improve your current gymnastics skills. Our grade school camp provides basic to intermediate gymnastics training. Gymnastics builds strength, balance, coordination, flexibility and confidence, a valuable athletic foundation to excel in a variety of sports. Each student will experience gymnastics including tumbling, bars, beam and vault progressing at his or her own level. Classes are non-competitive and focus on general fitness, self-esteem, and fun!