Online Registration 

Our new 2017 summer and fall registration forms will be up very shortly!

If you would like more information before signing up, please fill out our form below.


JCYS George W. Lutz Family Center
Preschool & Sunflower Day Camp

Age 15 months to Grade 5
Highland Park, IL

Your child will benefit from a full range of developmentally-appropriate and enriching early childhood education programming at JCYS George W. Lutz Family Center, including a unique summer camp experience through Sunflower Day Camp and North Shore Day Camp.

To register for Fall 2017-2018, please click here! 

JCYS Michael R. Lutz Family Center
Preschool & Sunflower Day Camp

Ages  2 to 5 years  (by August 31)
Chicago (Lakeview), IL

Your child will benefit from a full range of developmentally-appropriate and enriching early childhood education programming at JCYS Michael R. Lutz Family Center, including a unique summer camp experience through Sunflower Day Camp.

 

Our 2017 summer and fall registration forms will be up very shortly!

JCYS Northwest Family Center
Preschool & Horner Grove Summer Camp

Ages 6 weeks – 6 years
Buffalo Grove, IL

Help your child build a strong foundation for the future at the Northwest Family Center.  Our developmentally appropriate, play-based curriculum encourages children’s creativity, fosters self-esteem and socialization, and establishes a love of learning.  Through our Infant & Toddler Care, Preschool & Kindergarten Enrichment, Before & After School Programs, and Horner Grove Summer Day Camp, JCYS serves families of all backgrounds and is here to provide your children with the quality care and education they deserve.

Our 2017 summer and fall registration forms will be up very shortly!

JCYS Michael R. Lutz Family Center, Wicker Park
Preschool

Ages 15 months – 5 years
Wicker Park, IL

JCYS Wicker Park offers early childhood education for children ages 15 months – 5 years through school year and summer camp programming. As our center grows, after-school programming for Grades K – 6 and summer camps for Grades K – Grade 8 will be added.

For more than a century, JCYS has enriched the lives of children and families in Chicagoland through educational, recreational and leadership program.  Once again, JCYS is responding to the demands of the community and is set to expand in the growing Wicker Park neighborhood.

Following the same model that has made the current JCYS Family Centers so successful, the new Michael R. Lutz Family Center in Wicker Park will be a second home for growing families and provide a safe, nurturing environment for children to learn, play and grow.  Through Preschool and Summer Day Camps, JCYS Wicker Park programs are individually tailored to nurture and grow alongside your child.

Our 2017 summer and fall registration forms will be up very shortly!

To apply for our current 2016-2017 school year, click here.

To apply for our Summer 2017 Sunflower Camp, click here.

To apply for our 2017-2018 school year, click here.

For more information about the programs offered, please contact Center Director, Marissa Gray at mgray@jcys.org.

Camp Red Leaf
Summer & Travel Camp

Ages 9 and Older
Ingleside, IL

Located on 180 acres in Ingleside, Camp Red Leaf  serves individuals with developmental disabilities, emotional and behavioral needs.

The only American Camp Association accredited camp serving both children and adults with disabilities in metropolitan Chicago, Camp Red Leaf provides safe and enriching programs for individuals with special needs.

Register and learn more about Camp Red Leaf Respite Care Weekends at jcys.org/CRL!

Register for Camp Red Leaf!

Camp Henry Horner
Day and Overnight Camp

Grades K -8
Ingleside, IL

Located on 180 wooded acres on the shores of Wooster Lake, Camp Henry Horner is an outdoor day camp that features lake excursions, a ropes course and zip line, sports fields, arts and crafts, music, dance, drama, cooking, outdoor education and an outdoor heated pool.

Register for Camp Henry Horner Day and Overnight Camps!

Big City Day Camp

Grades K – 8   
Chicago, IL

An urban day camp offering diverse activities and field trips, Big City Day Camp offers behind-the-scenes experiences with professional sport coaches, artists, musicians and yoga instructors, unique field trips, sun and sand at Chicago beaches and traditional summer camp activities with this one-of-a-kind city adventure!


North Shore Day Camp & NSDC Sports

Grades K – 6
Highland Park, IL

There is something for everyone on the North Shore!  Over 200 campers enjoy daily swimming instruction and sports, music and drama, and arts and crafts, along with weekly field trips, overnighters and Friday FunDays, North Shore Day Camp creates lasting camp memories every summer.

Our 2017 summer and fall registration forms will be up very shortly!


Lillian L. Lutz Recreation Center (The Lil’)
Pre Camp, Post Camp, Before Camp Care &  After Camp Care

Highland Park, IL

What to do when camp’s not in session? JCYS has a program to meet your need. Pre Camp, Post Camp, and After Camp Care are located at The Lil’ and include swimming, sports, arts and crafts and more camp fun for kids entering 1st grade through 6th. No need to attend a JCYS camp to enjoy the fun, these programs are open to the public! Before Camp Care is located at the George W. Lutz Family Center on Clavey Road and serves North Shore Day Camp and NSDC Sports campers. Drop off as early as 7:30 am – the NSDC bus picks up at 8:30 to drive your child to camp. Each of these programs offers a flexible schedule: choose any number of days, any days of the week.

Our 2017 summer and fall registration forms will be up very shortly!


Lillian L. Lutz Recreation Center (The Lil’)
Family Memberships & Swim Lessons

Highland Park, IL

Enjoy low-key, family friendly fun with in an all-inclusive facility!
Caregivers appreciate our easy-to-supervise layout.

Heated pool with two shallow ends
Deep end with a slide
Interactive Splash Pad
Tennis courts
Multi-purpose sports courts
Concessions at The Lil’ Café  provided by Michael’s!)

Our Family Membership covers your whole family, regardless of how many you are, and includes discounts on party rentals and swim and tennis lessons.
Grandparents and babysitters are free when they accompany children who are members.

Take advantage of our great family membership discounts: 15% off through the month of March and 50% for any family with a child enrolled in a JCYS Summer Camp.

Swim Lessons

The Lil’s family friendly atmosphere is the perfect place for children of all swimming levels to improve their stroke.  Building on our reputation for quality early childhood education at JCYS Family Centers, our experienced, certified swim instructors tailor lessons to each individual child’s skill and comfort level.  Our private and semi-private swim lessons adhere to the American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.

Our 2017 summer and fall registration forms will be up very shortly!


If you would like more information about a particular program before registering, please fill out the form below!

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