Camp Henry Horner

Summer Day Camp

180 acres on Wooster Lake provide the perfect setting for summer day camps.

Entering Grades K – 8
9am – 3pm

Serving the following Lake County communities with convenient bus service:
Buffalo Grove, Grayslake, Gurnee, Lindenhurst, Vernon Hills
Weekly Options: Jun 12-Aug 11, 2017
Before Camp Care: Starts at 7am
Available at both Camp Henry Horner in Ingleside and Northwest Family Center in Buffalo Grove
After Camp Care: Available until 6pm
After Care Options:
Campers may be picked up at Camp Henry Horner from 3 – 4:30pm.

At 4:30 campers are transported to JCYS Northwest Family Center and may be picked up between 5:30 – 6pm.

Campers who take the 3pm bus to Northwest Family Center in Buffalo Grove may register for extended care until 6pm through Northwest Family Center.
For more information contact (847) 279-0900 or

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Additional Features

Bus Transportation – Included*

Most campers use Camp Henry Horner bus transportation to get to and from camp.
Group bus stops are conveniently located at the following locations:

Northwest Family Center, 1700 Weiland Rd., Buffalo Grove
Pickup: 8:00 AM; Drop Off: 3:40 PM; After Care: 5:30 PM

Pritchett Elementary school, 200 Horatio Blvd, Buffalo Grove
Pickup: 8:15 AM; Drop Off: 3:45 PM

Ivy Hall Elementary School, 1072 Ivy Hall Lane, Buffalo Grove
Pickup:  8:10 AM; Drop Off: 3:40 PM

Cooper Middle School, 1050 Plum Grove Circle, Buffalo Grove
Pickup: 8:00 AM; Drop Off: 3:50 PM

Twin Groves Junior High School, 2600 N Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove
Pickup: 8:15 AM; Drop Off: 3:30 PM

Meadowview School, 291 Lexington Lane, Grayslake
Pickup: 8:30 AM; Drop Off: 3:20 PM

Grosse Pointe Park, 900 Grosse Pointe Blvd., Vernon Hills
Pickup: 8:15 AM; Drop Off: 3:30 PM

Hawthorn Middle School South, 600 N Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills
Pickup: 8:00 AM; Drop off: 3:40 PM

May Whitney Elementary School, 100 Church St., Lake Zurich
Pickup: 8:15 AM; Drop Off: 3:45 PM

The Chapel, 1966 W Hawley St, Mundelein
Pickup: 8:30 PM; Drop Off: 3:30 PM

* Campers who don’t need bus service are eligible for a 10% discount on camp fees.

Hot Lunch

Hot lunch  from our Dining Hall and campfire keeps your child fueled for afternoon activities.
Include this option in your registration.

$7.50 / day
All campers get free lunch on Tuesdays.

Sibling Discounts

Second Camper: 3% discount
Third Camper: 8% discount

Before and After Camp Care
7 am – 6 pm

Before Camp Care: $8 / child per day.
After Camp Care: $16 / child per day.
Both may be included with registration.

A typical week at Camp Henry Horner includes:

Swim lessons and free swim in heated outdoor pool (Grades K – 4)

Water and beach activities at Wooster Lake,
including swimming, boating, blobbing, fishing and more

Themed Friday events

Age-specific field trips for all campers

One-night overnight programs (Grades 2 and Up)

Domestic & International camp counselors (counselor:camper ratio of 1:7)

A close-knit, family community

Transportation to and from Camp Henry Horner, including door–to-door is available. (See rates below).
Before and After Camp Care is available from 7 am – 6 pm. (See rates below).
Check out the 2017 Parent Handbook and see what our campus has to offer!

Sometimes seeing is believing, and we invite you to see all that Camp Henry Horner has to offer.

Contact Graham Little at (847) 740-5010 ext. 2226 or to see all that Day Camp has to offer!

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