Camp Galileo: Lincoln Park

Oscar Mayer Magnet School

Sign up before our camps fill up. Scan the tables below for the schedule and prices. If you have any questions, call us at 1-800-854-3684, Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm PST.

2250 North Clifton Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 map it

Click here for the Galileo Summer Quest (5th - 8th grades) that is also hosted at this school.

2017 Summer Camp Schedule

Dates: July 10 – August 18

Camp Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am–3pm

Extended Care: 8am–9am and 3pm–6pm

Prices & Discounts


BY January 23

BY February 28

AFTER February 28


1 week:

$379 $404 $429 $40 AM/$80 PM

Add a 2nd week:

$359 $384 $409 40% off

Add a 3rd week:

$349 $374 $399 40% off

Add a 4th week (or more):

$329 $354 $379 40% off

sign up for more weeks and save

The more weeks your kids come, the more they innovate—and the more you save. Sign up for a second week at Camp Galileo or Galileo Summer Quest and save $20. Save $30 off your third week and $50 off your fourth and subsequent weeks. Plus, get 40 percent off extended care when you sign up for 2 or more weeks of camp.

We also offer a part-day—program from 9 am to 1 pm for our pre-K - K campers—for $40 off the weekly price.


Emily Chervony

Emily Chervony
Camp Director

Emily absolutely loves the energy and enthusiasm that come with summer camps. She is a certified teacher in the state of Louisiana and a former Teach for America Corps member for the Greater New Orleans Corps, having taught second grade and prekindergarten. She holds a B.A. in Theatre and Drama, Germanic Studies, and Linguistics from Indiana University. In her free time, Emily dabbles in a variety of hobbies, including hand lettering, singing, piano playing, running, and working on a handstand. She loves working with her staff and campers on failing joyously to unleash their most innovative ideas.

Returning Staff

  • Lead Art Instructor
  • Claire Wright
  • Ana Hedenstrom
  • Shelley Wymer
  • Lead Outdoor Instructor
  • Hannah Klayman
  • Lead Science Instructor
  • Raquel Mendoza
  • Operations Coordinator
  • Lee Rivera Soto
  • Team Leader
  • Chris Alcantar

Share Camp, Save $50

Refer a new family to this camp location and you both save $50.

Learn more

Chicago Regional Advisory Board

Jeff Bell
Head of School, Beacon Academy

Shegan Campbell
Co-Founder, Kids Science Labs

Enid Grabiner
Camp Consultant, Camp & Teen Travel Consultants

Debbie Harris
Director, Educational Technology, Sager Solomon Schechter Day School

Erin Huizenga
Founder of Borough + Block and Till School, Professor at Northwestern University

Leslie Lancry
Founder & Director, Language Stars

Clark McKown
Executive Director, Rush NeuroBehavioral Center

Martin Moran
Director of Educational Design and Innovation, Francis W. Parker School

Pari Schacht
Founder, Nurturing Wisdom Tutoring & Mission Montessori

Aaron Wilson-Ahlstrom
Director of Programs, Experience Institute

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