Art / Theatre Camps

The Elk Grove Park District offers the ever-popular Summer Art Camp and 4-Week Theater Camp every summer. Summer Art Camp allows campers to experience the wonders of art in a fun, low-key camp setting. Campers explore new techniques and mediums daily, go swimming and take an art-related field trip. In 4-Week Theater Camp, campers put on a full-scale musical production in just a few short weeks. Campers learn theater fundamentals, including costuming and set design. Theater camp goes swimming and takes a theater-related field trip each week.


Summer Art Camp

Ages 5 - 14

Let your imagination run wild by exploring new techniques each day! Mediums include watercolor, pastel, drawing, sculpture, crafts, pottery and more. Every Wednesday the camp will take a different and exciting art-related fieldtrip, and every Tuesday the camp will go swimming - don't forget a swimsuit and a towel! Children must bring a lunch each day or sign up for hot lunch through the hot lunch program. We will top off our week with an art show on Friday from 2:30 - 3:00 p.m. where family and friends can view your very own exhibit!


Theatre Camp

Ages 7 - 14

In just a few short weeks, we will put on a full-scale musical theatre production! Campers will also learn the basic techniques of acting, singing and dancing for musical theatre. Theatre fundamentals are emphasized with first-hand tricks to memorizing lines, character development, costuming and set design. Students must bring lunch each day or sign up for hot lunch through the hot lunch program. Every Tuesday the camp will take a different and exciting theatre-related fieldtrip, and every Wednesday the camp will go swimming - don't forget a swimsuit and a towel! Participants will receive two complimentary tickets for either performance, a t-shirt and personalized bag. **Attendance the last week of camp is mandatory for dress rehearsals and two public performances.