Fox Tales, a publication of the St. Charles Park District, is distributed to  
Community Unit School District #303 students in grades K-5. For more information, call 630-513-6200.

Saturday, May 18  |  6-10pm
 
All Ages - Under 2 is FREE!
Advance Tickets- $10 per person (#18152)
At the Door- $15 per person

6pm Doors Open  |  6:15pm Beginner Dance Lesson 
7pm Live Music & Dancing
 
Twist, twirl and spin your way into summer with an evening of dancing and live music. Not a dancer? You're still invited to stroll through a barnyard lit by twinkling lights, appreciate the aroma of fresh cut flowers, greet the new farm animal babies, take a wagon ride around the property and participate in the pie baking or costume contests. Refreshments available for purchase.  Held at Primrose Farm, 5N726 Crane Road, St. Charles. 

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Opening Day
MAY 25
Opening Day
JUNE 1  
Aquatic Special Events 
All Summer Long!

Visit swansonpool.org or
ottercove.org to view a
full list of all events! 
(Facility admission fees apply.)
Fun 'FORE' Everyone!
 
OPEN WEEKENDS  
May 4-26 &
Aug 17-Sep 29 
OPEN DAILY  
May 27-Aug 16

Visit riverviewminigolf.org for hours and fees.
Sunday, May 19  |  1-2:30pm
 
All Ages -- Under 2 is FREE!
RES $5/NR $8 per person (#18687)
 
Dig and play the muddy way! Get ready to squish, scoop and explore the outdoors while relishing in the joy of mud. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult, who can then choose whether or not to join in the muddy fun. Advanced registration requested. Held at Primrose Farm,  5N726 Crane Road, St. Charles.

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Friday, May 24  |  5-7pm  

Ages 10-11
FREE but please register (#18456
 
Attention 5th graders! Experience STCU for the first time and see all it has to offer. Sign up for a free membership, too. Members of the Teen Advisory Group will be available to show you around and introduce you to current members. STCU is located in Baker Community Center. For more info click here. Held at STCU in
Baker Community Center, 101 S. Second St, St. Charles.
 
X-treme Science
Ages 6-10
M-F      Jun 17-21  |  9am-12pm
RES $150/NR $200  (#18299)

This one-of-a-kind camp combines creativity and invention with mind-blowing science experiments that will inspire you! Come join us for an exciting week of hands-on scientific investigation as we explore concepts in chemistry, magnetism, electricity, physics and engineering. Campers will bring home a new project each day and a summary of the experiments done at camp. Learn from Camp Counselors who are passionate about robotics, engineering and science. Campers will receive a Camp T-shirt and mid-morning snack. A $25
materials fee payable to PWNAGE Robotics due on the first day of class.

    
EV3 Engineering
Ages 9-12
M-F      Jun 17-21  |  1-4pm
RES $200/NR $250  (#18297)

Using Lego™ Mindstorm EV3's - campers work in
teams to design, build and program their robots to
solve daily challenges. Campers will experience
firsthand how their code translates into real world
actions as their robot provides immediate feedback
of their efforts. This hands-on camp offers an
introductory understanding of the design
engineering process using rotation, light, and
touch sensors. Campers use the knowledge and
skills gained throughout the week to compete in a
final challenge on Friday! Learn from Camp
Counselors who are passionate about robotics,
engineering and science. No experience required.
Campers will receive a Camp T-shirt and
mid-morning snack. A $25 materials fee payable to
PWNAGE Robotics due on the first day of class.  

 
Summer Theatre Immersion Camp
Ages 5-17
M-F  |  8:30-11:30am 
Jun 10-21  ( #19761
Jun 24-Jul 6*  ( #19762)
Jul 8-19  ( #19763)
Jul 22-Aug 2  ( #19850
$140

Experience the world of theatre through this two-week camp. Campers will workshop a play through the process of casting, rehearsing and staging to culminate with a final performance. Crafts and activities will incorporate summer fun with a theatrical splash! Held at Marquee Youth Stage, St. Charles.
*No Class July 4 


Summer Sew Mini Camp
Ages 7+
MTu      Jun 10-11  |  7-9pm   (#19557)
WTh     Jul 10-11  |  4:30-6:30pm   (#19613)
MTu      Aug 5-6  |  7-9pm   (#19614)
RES $35/NR $52  
 
Take part in a fun and creative minicamp for beginners. Acquire knowledge on various aspects of sewing machines, patterns, cutting and the construction of garments. Learn how to design and apply embellishments to their projects and so much more! Learn a lifelong skill while creating fantastic summer treasures. Supplies and materials are all included and each session will feature NEW projects.

    
Dodgeball Tournament Camp
Ages 7-10
M-F      Jul 8-12 | 9am-12pm
RES $130/NR $180   (#19825)

Here's an opportunity to play this popular game using super soft balls in a safe and supervised environment. Learn new variations of the game, keeping camp fresh and the kids having fun. Time limits are placed on all games so everyone gets playing time. Game play safety emphasized. The first day includes practice play and evaluations to select balanced teams. Camp concludes with playoffs. Bring a snack and water bottle each day. T-shirt provided. Daily prizes!

   
Ultimate Frisbee Camp
Ages 9-11
M-F     Jul 22-26  |  1-3pm
RES $96/NR $144  (#19837)

Ultimate Frisbee is a team sport in which players seek to score points by passing a Frisbee to a teammate over the opposing team's goal line. This camp will teach the game, work on a player's ultimate skills and be fun! All equipment provided. Held at Sportsplex.
 

Multi-Sports Camp
Ages 4-5
M-F     Jul 15-19  |  12:30-2pm
RES $72/NR $108  (#19838)
Ages 6-8
M-F   Jul 15-19  |  2-4pm
RES $96/NR $144  (#19839)

This fun-filled class teaches your child the importance of teamwork and sportsmanship while sparking an interest in a variety of sports. Stay active and work on balance, motor skills and hand-eye coordination while learning the rules of soccer, baseball, football and more. Play all the sports instead of picking just one! Equipment provided; bring a water bottle. Held at Sportsplex.
 
 
Click on code #s to register.
For a complete list of available Summer Camps, click below:
Basic Junior Golf Clinic
Ages 7-9
TuTh   Jun 11-18
11-11:45am  |  #18377                                 
12-12:45pm  |  #18378                                
1-1:45pm  |  #18379
$70/golfer

Designed to introduce juniors to the game of golf! This clinic is a minimal golf ball hitting class with a greater emphasis on proper grip, stance and types of shots such as putting, chipping, short iron and longer irons. Clubs provided if needed. Registration deadline is June 9 at 7pm. Held at Pottawatomie Golf Course.
 

Advanced Junior Golf Clinic
Ages 10-12
TuTh   Jun 25-Jul 2
11-11:45am  |   #18374
12-12:45pm  |  #18375
1-1:45pm  |  #18376
$70/golfer

Designed to help continue the junior golfer's desire for the game of golf. Expand the basic understanding of the golf swing with emphasis on strong fundamentals. Registration deadline is June 23 at 7pm. Held at Pottawatomie Golf Course.  
 
 
ChildBlossom Glow Yoga
Ages 4-12
F    Jun 14  |  7:15-8pm
RES $10/NR $15    (#19756)

Everything is more fun with glow sticks! Students will enjoy yoga poses and fun summer yoga activities el fresco. Glow sticks and yoga mats provided. Bring bug repellent. Held at Hickory Knolls Natural Area Pavilion.


Little Yogis 
Ages 5-7
M   Jun 10-Jul 23 | 4:30-5:25pm
NRC Member $70/Nonmember $105

Yoga can help children build confidence, body awareness and focus. Incorporating partner poses and cooperative Yoga games inspires positive peer interactions. Bring a mat to class. Held at Norris Rec Center. Must register in person at NRC, or at norrisrec.org. 
Family Taekwondo
Ages 5+
Sa     Jun 15-Aug 17  |  10-11am
$100  (#19832)

Grand Master Cho and his instructors focus on providing you with the highest quality martial arts instruction empowering students with valuable skills for daily life and contributing to a safe and peaceful community. Taekwondo builds confidence, self-esteem, self-discipline, respect, concentration and courtesy. Learn these martial art basics in a safe and professional environment. Uniforms and testing optional. For questions, call 630-513-5433. Held at Geneva Park District Persinger Rec Center.

 
Little Tigers Taekwondo
Ages 5-9
Sa   Jun 15-Aug 17  |  9-9:45am
$100  (#19831)

The perfect blend of fun and learning! Increase attention span, build confidence, improve hand-eye coordination and motor skills, and develop sharing and social skills. Classes become more challenging as each child demonstrates the readiness to accept more complex skills. These fast-paced and fun-filled classes serve as a strong foundation in all aspects of life. Held at Geneva Park District Persinger Rec Center.
   
Learn to Canoe
Ages 9+
Th-Sa   Jun 20-22  |   6:30-8:30pm
RES $10/NR $15  (#19833)

Learn quiet water canoeing from a member of the St. Charles Canoe Club. Learn equipment selection, basic instruction and safety practices. Experience on-the-water training in the Fox River. Ages 9-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Life jackets provided. Held at Ferson Creek Park.
 
  
Girls Softball League
Ages 5-7
MW    Jun 10-Jul 17  |  6:45-7:45pm
$108  (#18626)

Here's a fun, action-packed and challenging sport! Play every position to learn about the whole game. Focus on catching, fielding, throwing, batting and base running. Participants receive a hat, t-shirt and trophy. Bring a glove. Held at Geneva Park District Wheeler Park.
 

Basketball League
Ages 6-8
F    Jun 7-Jul 26  |   9-10am (#18620)
Ages 8-11
F    Jun 7-Jul 26  |  10:15am-1:30pm  (#18621)
$108

Players have a positive experience as this non-competitive approach enables all children to play without the pressure of winning or losing. Teamwork and sportsmanship are emphasized while practicing and playing games. Instruction skills include dribbling, passing, shooting, footwork, defense, offense and game rules. Held at Geneva Park District Persinger Rec Center.
 
Click on code #s to register.  
All nature programs below are held at Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Road, St. Charles.