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Movie Night Summer Highlights

Posted by on November 4, 2019

You’re Invited! Join us to watch the 2019 summer highlights on the big screen! Banner Day Camp Movie Premiere Two locations & times below: Saturday, November 16 Showing at 10:00 am @ FACETS 1517 W Fullerton Ave Chicago, IL Wednesday, November 20 Showings at 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm (SOLD OUT)            @Renaissance Place Cinema 1850 […]

October 26 Open House

Posted by on October 18, 2019

VISIT BANNER & ENROLL SUMMER 2020 Join us for an Open House for New Families Saturday, October 26 at 10:00 am ending by 12:00 pm Meet our Leadership Team Tour our amazing facilities and camp grounds Enjoy seeing all that Banner has to offer Learn about our programs & activities Save $50 off tuition and enroll on site Join the Banner Team at our open house on Saturday, October 26 from […]

Halloween Walk October 22

Posted by on October 4, 2019

BANNER’S HALLOWEEN WALK… LET’S BOOGIE!! TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22 AT BANNER DAY CAMP 5:30 to 7:00 pm Princesses, superheros (and Banner campers, too) The Halloween Walk is just for YOU! All around Banner you will find lots of treats. So invite a friend – it will be really neat. Your bags will be filled and snacks […]

September 21 Open House

Posted by on September 4, 2019

TOUR CAMP & ENROLL SUMMER 2020 Join us for an Open House for New Families Saturday, September 21  from 10:00 am ending at 12:00 pm Meet our Leadership Team Tour our amazing facilities and camp grounds Enjoy seeing all that Banner has to offer Learn about our programs & activities Save $50 off tuition and enroll on site Join the Banner Team at our open house on Saturday, September 21 from 10:00 am […]

Open House Dates

Posted by on August 27, 2019

Tour Camp & Enroll for Summer 2021 Tours are a great way for perspective camp families to learn more about all that Banner has to offer! You will have a chance to meet our Leadership Team, see Banner’s amazing facilities and learn about our programs and activities. Banner provides every imaginable opportunity for campers to […]

Thank you – BE A GIFT!

Posted by on August 14, 2019

Thank you for a WONDERFUL and AMAZING summer! We loved having all of our campers, parents, staff and leadership team join us this summer. We hope your camp memories will last a long time and help you with the start of the school year! Remember to include others, be kind and believe in yourself always. […]

Arts and Crafts Junior Campers

Posted by on July 5, 2019

4th of July Bags Our goal was to create a theme by using just shapes and colors. We introduced primary colors, usage of patterns and repetition. Banner campers are getting familiar with the usage of different art materials. They especially enjoyed the tactile hands on stamping of stars and stripes on white canvas bags. Banner […]

Picture Day & Balloon Lift-Off

Posted by on June 20, 2019

WEEK ONE SPECIAL EVENT Banner campers have had a busy first week of camp. We have been dealing with some cooler days and filling them with exciting events. Friday is our first special event with Banner’s Picture Day and traditional Balloon Lift-Off! Junior and Senior campers should wear their traditional white Banner t-shirts. Tween campers should wear their gold Tween Banner […]

Meet the Bus Staff

Posted by on June 13, 2019

PREPARING  FOR THE FIRST DAY! The Banner Buses have arrived. We have been busy this week during STAFF ORIENTATION TRAINING. The staff are excited and ready to meet your campers on Monday. Group counselors starting calling their camp groups today to say hello and introduce themselves. If you missed their call, they will try again. […]

New Camper Orientation

Posted by on May 21, 2019

Join us for NEW CAMPER ORIENTATION! Saturday, June 1, 2019 From 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (tour lasts 30 minutes). For first time Banner campers new to camp (already enrolled). Meet our Banner Team and amazing counselors. Come visit camp and get ready for summer! Bring your family to tour Banner’s grounds & facilities. Rain […]