The Centre offers a variety of full-day camps for working parents during all school breaks and summertime. Camps are available for ages 5 – 15 (K – 8th grades) and are offered from 7:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Summer Camps

Summer Camp at the Centre is our traditional day camp featuring a variety of different activities including games, sports, crafts, swimming, weekly field trips, and more.

Centre Sports Camp offers a variety of different sports and games and include weekly field trips, swimming, and more!

Teen Leaders Camp  is a camp offered for youth entering 6-8th grade. Campers will go on two weekly field trips while learning how to become a positive force in the community through meaningful activities.

Call Brett Lind at 847-531-7017 or with any questions on the above camps.

Camp Sunshine - This camp is for children 3 – 5 years old. It has a weekly theme including games, sports, crafts and snack time. Campers should be toilet trained and bring a lunch to camp each day. Contact Jan Monell at or at 847-531-7012 for more info.

Camp Prairie View is a traditional day camp located at Prairie View Elementary School featuring a variety of different activities including games, sports, crafts, swimming, hiking, weekly field trips, and more.

Register online or at the Main Courtesy Desk at The Centre of Elgin Today!!

Summer Camp Field Trips

Summer Camp at The Centre, Centre Sports Camp, and Camp Prairie View will be tentatively scheduled for the field trips listed below. Field trips are subject to change and registered participants will be notified of scheduled field trips at the beginning of each session. Field trip admission fees are included in the cost of the camp.


Date Location
6/7 Safari Land
6/14 Funway
6/21 Lincoln Park Zoo
6/28 Chicago Sky Game
7/6 Discovery Center Museum – Rockford
7/12 Magic Waters
7/19 Museum of Science and Industry
7/26 Mega Gymnastics/Movie
8/2 Santa’s Village
8/9 Main Event – Hoffman Estates