S’more Family Shabbat
Friday, June 17 | 5:30-8:00pm | Free
Gather the kiddos, pack your picnic basket, and join us for a fun, free Shabbat celebration under the stars at Elaine Frank Apachi Day Camp! All families with young children (infant-3rd grade) are welcome – older siblings and grandparents, too. Program includes time for dinner, musical Shabbat and s’mores.
Co-sponsored by: Temple Chai, JCC Chicago and Big Tent Judaism
Elaine Frank Apachi Day Camp Open House
Sunday, June 26 | 10:00am-Noon | Free
Families can try out a morning at Apachi! Experience many of the activities that we offer at camp and meet our staff. There’s something for everyone — art, sports, swimming (in heated pools) and more. Highlights include climbing our 30 foot tower, flying down our zipline and exploring our hands-on outdoor science park, the Garoon Gateway to Science.
Little Lake County Playground Tour at Garoon
Saturday, June 30 | 4:00-6:00pm | Free
Bring your own picnic dinner and enjoy a twilight exploration of Garoon Gateway to Science. This state-of-the-art outdoor science park encourages children to investigate eight basic principles of science. With 52 fun hands-on exhibits, Garoon is designed for children and adults to explore science with curiosity, creativity and, most of all…fun!
Summer Nights at the Park!
Mondays, July 11, 18, & 25 | 6:00-7:30pm | $10 per family
Enjoy entertainment, live music, food trucks and more at Garoon Gateway to Science at Lake County JCC. This state-of-the-art outdoor science park encourages children to investigate and explore the principles of Water, Energy, Waves, Forces, Vision, Sound, Motion and Biology with curiosity, creativity and, most of all…fun!
Special Guest Performances:
July 11 – Master Juggler Mike Vondruska
July 18 – Super Stolie
July 25 – Miss Jamie from the Farm