Just for 2’s Camp

Just for 2’s Camp

Join our Just for 2’s camp to help introduce your child to a world of sharing, learning, and exploring! Our program creates opportunity for your child to express themselves creatively through music, art, dance, and drama! The Y encourages and supports building your child’s self-confidence and self-help skills.

Days Term Time Daily Rate Term Rate
Tuesday/ThursdayJune 6-15th
9:00-10:00 am$10/Member

2nd Child; $5 discount
Tuesday/ThursdayJune 20-29th9:00-10:00 am$10/Member

2nd Child; $5 discount
Tuesday/ThursdayJuly 11-20th9:00-10:00 am$10/Member

2nd Child; $5 discount

Discovery Camp

Discovery Camp

(Ages 3-5 years old)

Join us this summer with Mrs. Nancy and Mrs. Julie, where every week there’s a whole new kind of fun that awaits your child, a summer full of exciting and engaging activities! Each week’s theme will revolve around our weekly activities… Arts & Crafts, Music and Movement, Outdoor & Sensory Play, and Cooking & Preschool Enrichment!


Days Dates Time Daily Rate Weekly Rate 3- day weekly Rate
Monday-ThursdayMay 30-August 16th
9:00-1:00 pm$20/Member

2nd Child; $5 discount

2nd Child $5 discount


May 30-June 2; Kick off week
June 5-9; Ready, set, go!
June 12-16; Buggin’ Out
June 19-23; Artists Avenue
June 26-30; Zootopia
July 3-7; Party in USA
July 10-14; Super Hero
July 17-21; Hawaiian Hullabaloo
July 24-28; Space Jam
July 31- August 4; Around the World
August 7-11; Music & Movement
August 14-18; Back to School

**Please provide a sack lunch for Monday-Wednesday; lunch provided Thursdays. We will swim on Thursdays, please sent their swim suit and towel **

Challenger/Adventure Camp

Challenger Camp

(Ages 5-8 years old)

Do you want your children to have a summer they will never forget? Your child will have the opportunity to participate in an array of organized educational and recreational activities, all of which promote social skills, self-confidence, sportsmanship, character development, and healthy kids. Each week of camp includes weekly themes, field trips, crafts, group games, and swimming.

Adventure Camp

(Ages 9-13 years old)

Children get a summer of self-discovery, adventure, fun, and learning that will last a lifetime. With a theme every week, participants will adventure into life around them, through group development, creative expression, inventive play, swimming, and field trips around the community.

Days Dates Time Daily Rate Weekly Rate 4- day weekly Rate
Monday-FridayMay 30-August 18th
8:00-4:00 pm$32/Member

2nd Child $5 discount

2nd Child $5 discount

  • Campers will have an opportunity to swim on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays at the Illinois Valley Y; weather permitting they will swim at either LaSalle or Oglesby Pools on Friday. Based on weekly activities, they may not swim, but please send their suit and towel.
  • The Concession stand will be available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Fridays.
  • Pack a bag with swim suit & towel, shoes for hiking, sunscreen, and anything else your child may need.
  • Please send a sack lunch & drink every day except Fridays. *Lunch is provided on Fridays*
  • Shortened weeks are prorated.

*Please note; there is NO camp on Memorial Day or Fourth of July.


May 30-June 2; Art
June 5-9; Sports
June 12-16; Show & Tell
June 19-23; Game Show
June 26-30; Spy
July 3-7; Super Hero
July 10-14; Christmas in July
July 17-21; Wilderness
July 24-28; Science
July 31-August 4; Natures Creatures
August 7-11; Rocket
August 14-18; Back2School

Summer Sports Camps

Summer Sports Camps

*Please pick up further information at the front desk*

Fees for all Sport Camps:
$20/Member & $25/Non-Member

Boys Basketball Camp
June 19-23rd
Ages: 6-8 years old; 10:00-11:00 am & 9-13 years old; 11:00-12:00 pm

Girls Basketball Camp
June 19-23rd
Ages: 8-13 years old; 12:00-1:00 pm

Volleyball Camp
July 17-21st
Ages: 6-8 years old; 10:00-11:00 am & 9-13 years old; 11:00-12:00 pm

Archery Camp
July 17-21st
Ages: 10-11 years old; 12:00-1:00 pm & 10-13 years old; 1:00-2:00 pm

Dodgeball Fridays
**Beginning in June

Ages: Under 10 years old; 4:00-5:00 pm & 10-13 years old; 5:00-6:00 pm
Fee: FREE/Members & $5/Non-Members

Baseball Camp
July 31-August 4th
Ages: 9-10 years old; 10:00-11:00 am & 11-14 years old; 11:00-12:00 pm

Pre School Sports of all Sorts Camp

Pre School Sports of all Sorts Camp

Sign your preschooler up for this introductory class of a variety of sports! They will have an opportunity to throw, shoot, swing, and catch while playing basketball, t-ball, soccer, and more!

Ages Time Dates Fees
Boys/Girls 3-5 years old1:00-2:00 pmJune 19-23rd$20/Member

Boys/Girls 3-5 years old10:00-1:00 amJune 26-30th$20/Member

Summer Youth Basketball Leagues

Summer Youth Basketball League

Ages/Time: 6-7 years old; 11:00-12:00 pm & 8-10 years old; 12:00-1:00 pm
Fee: $40/Members & $50/Non-Members

Tuesday Practices:
7/11, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1, 8/8

Thursday Games:
7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/3, 8/10

Scott Olson’s Basketball Camp

Scott Olson’s Basketball Camp

6th-8th Grade Boys & Girls; 8:30-10:30 am
3rd-5th Grade Boys; 10:30-12:30 pm
3rd-5th Grade Girls; 1:00-3:00 pm

Dates: June 14 & 15
Fee: $50/Per Person

Register in person at the Courtesy Counter or by calling 815.223.7904

Swim Lessons for ALL Campers

Swim Lessons for ALL Campers

If your camper wishes to learn to swim or become a better swimmer, you may sign them up for lessons. We offer pro-rated swim lessons to all campers to encourage their progress in the water and help make out YMCA safe as can be. We will see to it that your youth is transported safely to their lesson and back afterwards.

Lessons: Run for 4 weeks, meets twice per week.
Time: 30 minutes running on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 9:30-10:05 am.
Campers Cost: $22/Y-Member (Normally $42) & $30/Non-Y Member (Normally $52)

Contact the Aquatic Director, Josh Noel, at 815.223.7904 Ext. 11 for specific information and registration.

Baseball Pitching Lessons

Baseball Pitching Lessons

  • 1 Hour, One-On-One, Scheduled Time

Fee: $20/Y Member & $25/Non-Y Member

Contact Ben Fogle to schedule an appointment at 815.223.7904 Ext. 30

Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament

Texas Hold’em

Prizes for the winner and runner up.

Age: 13 years old and up
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Dates: Thursdays; 5/25, 6/29, 7/27
Fee: $5/Members & $7/Non-Y Members

Youth Group Night

Youth Group Night

Age: 5 years old and up
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Dates: Mondays; 4/17, 5/15, 6/19, 7/17, 8/21
Fee: $5/Members & $7/Non-Y Members
Price includes pizza

  • Card Games
  • Board Games
  • Hide n Seek

Strength & Conditioning 101

Strength & Conditioning 101

Age: 11 years old and up
Time: 1:30-2:30 pm
Fee: $5/Members & $8/Non-Y Members

  • 6/8; Squat/Legs
  • 6/22; Bench
  • 7/6; Pull Day
  • 7/20; Push Day
  • 8/3; Core
  • 8/17; Cardio

Summer Water Park Hours

Beginning May 30-August 18th

Monday-Thursday; 1:00-3:00 pm
Friday; 1:00-3:00 pm & 6:00-8:00 pm
Saturday; 12:00-3:00 pm
Wednesday & Sunday; Closed