Youth & Outdoor Education

There’s nothing like Camp Winnebago’s Youth Education Programs

Camp C.A.R.E.S.

Camp C.A.R.E.S. (Childcare and Recreation-Enhanced Studies) is designed to support families who are in need of childcare and/or remote learning support. Children will have a safe space to work on district-provided remote lessons with the support of their group leader, while also having the opportunity to engage in outdoor education & STEM activities, arts & crafts, and traditional camp activities.

Camp Winnebago
5804 N. Main St, Rockford, IL 61103

Begins: September 8
Hours: 6:45am - 5:30pm

Fees: $150 - 5 days per week
          $105 - 3 days per week

*Financial assistance options available


Community Recreation Camp

Join us each Thursday at Camp Winnebago for Community Recreation Camp! Perfect for homeschool and remote learning families! Children will have the opportunity to explore, learn, develop skills, and gain a sense of achievement while having a blast participating in camp activities! This weekly program will include archery, climbing wall, canoes, black hole slide, in addition to traversing the trails of camp and team building with peers.

Meets weekly on Thursdays (9/9 - 10/28)
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Activities are based outdoors. Please check weather and dress accordingly. We will have a lunch break around noon - please pack a lunch for your camper.