CAMP COMMOTION

Camp Commotion is a fun, exciting, and safe day camp for kids entering 1st-6th grade in the fall of 2024. Camp Commotion is located at Christ Community Church's St. Charles/South Elgin Campus, offering great programming, top-notch staff, and an all-around fantastic summer for your kids!

2024 Camp Dates: May 28 - August 2 | Regular hours of operation are 9am-4pm.

FIND YOUR CREW

At Camp Commotion, kids can choose from over 20 different activity options, creating a unique experience each week. We call these activity options 'crews' and children can choose one crew to participate in each week. Not all crews are available each week. Please see the Weekly Crew Schedule to see what Crews are offered when.

Here is the full list of Camp 2024 Crews:

Arts & Crafts
Campers can unleash their inner Picasso in this crew through a variety of arts and crafts projects, utilizing a range of mediums in creative ways.

Build It!
In Build It!, campers will use a variety of materials to construct some incredible projects using wood, glue and much, much more!

Cheer!
Learn the basics of cheerleading and have fun with friends developing and performing a variety of routines.

Commotion Olympics
Wacky, high-energy sports and team spirit are what this crew is all about. Campers will learn cooperation & teamwork, as they strive to become the Camp Commotion Olympic champions!

Culinary Creations (1-3, 4-6, NO ALLERGIES)
From appealing appetizers to delicious desserts, campers can experience an introduction to the basics of preparing & serving food and, of course, sampling their own creations.

Extreme Lego (1-3)
If you absolutely love everything LEGO, then this is the option for you! From crafting masterful designs to building giant creations over the course of a week, this crew is ideal for the LEGO novice and enthusiast alike!

Friends Forever (1-3, 4-6)
Campers in Friends Forever can expect spa treatments, special crafts, pajama days and a fantastic time with friends. The perfect choice to sign up for with your best friends and to make some new ones!

Gear Up! (4-6)
Get ready for an awesome bike riding experience. Ride with friends in this crew, practicing skills and taking in the scenery on longer rides. Campers must bring their own bike and helmet, which can be stored onsite for the week, and must be able to ride without assistance.

Great Outdoors (1-3, 4-6)
Campers in this crew will enjoy outdoor adventures in grilling, assembling tents, outdoor exploration and more as they journey into nature around camp.

High Octane (1-3, 4-6)
Get your excitement up with this high-energy, fun filled experience of indoor and outdoor activities, including epic hunts, laser tag, and much more!

H2O
Get ready to make a splash! H2O is a water-filled adventure that will see campers engaged in all kinds of activities involving water from unique relay races to a dunk tank! Swimsuit required daily.

Lights, Camera, Action (1-3, 4-6)
This crew is a movie-themed extravaganza! From start to finish, campers will have a hand in making their own short movie, honing their acting skills, and learning more about cinema!

Mad Science
In this crew, campers discover the fascinating world of science while having fun making messes, testing crazy experiments and saying, “Awesome!”

Maximum Sports
Play fun sports, test your abilities and have a great time competing with friends old and new in a wide range of traditional sports, such as basketball and soccer.

Mix It Up (NO ALLERGIES)
Why choose one crew when you can choose them all? In this crew, we take the best from many of our other crews and mix them together for one jam-packed, surprise-filled week of fun.

Ready, Set, Go!
Enter the world of planes, trains and automobiles! From land vehicles to space vehicles, this crew puts a unique spin on exploring all modes of transport. No helmet needed - just a big imagination!

Superhero (1-3)
Campers in Superhero will have a blast spending a week immersed in the superhero world of costumes, crime-fighting (don’t worry, parents - no real crime will be fought) and capers!

Top Secret!
Campers will become special agents conducting a top-secret investigation. By collecting evidence, analyzing clues, cracking codes and more, campers in this crew will need to work together to solve a puzzling mystery!

World Tour (4-6, NO ALLERGIES)
Ever wondered what life is like across the world? Now you can find out! Whether it's cooking up an authentic regional dish or belting out a national anthem, this is the perfect crew for the budding traveler.

CAMPERS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

We want every child God sends our way to be able to enjoy the fun camp offers. If you have a camper with special needs who would benefit from additional support, we want to partner with you to help your camper get the most out of the camp experience.

Please complete the survey below to provide us with information about any additional supports your child may need while attending camp. Our Camper Support Director will reach out to you prior to the week your child attends camp to confirm any necessary support.

WANT A CAMP TOUR?

Come check out what the camp has to offer before registering! We'd love for you to visit with us for an informal 15-20 minute tour of our building, an overview of Camp Commotion, and to answer any questions you have. Just call 630.733.8929.

QUESTIONS?

Call us on 630.733.8929 or e-mail us at campcommotion@ccclife.org.