Actor Michael J. Fox starred in the 1985 NBC made-for-TV movie "Poison Ivy."
Crete Park District Day Camp recently took a field trip to see the Joliet Slammers baseball game. The kids were excited to see a grand slam towards the end of the game. Pictured from left are CJ Daley, Dylan Boley, Haley Veldhuzien and Maddie Boley
Crete Park District day campers had a blast recently playing a huge game of "tag" in Crete Park. Pictured is Anthony Cuda tagging Emma Gunk while she is coming down the slide with Amelia Keith on top of the slide.
Anthony Cuda, an 8-year-old from Crete, wasted no time getting away during a game of "tag" during day camp with the Crete Park District.
CRETE | Summer campers with Camp Unplugged sponsored by the Crete Park District get to enjoy the outdoors, and that's the idea.
GRIFFITH | Cub Scouts of Pack 773, who meet on the East Side, attended four days of Cub Scout "Under The Big Top" Day Camp at the Izaak Walton League in Griffith under the direction of Keith Halper.
CHESTERTON | Thirty-one children from East Chicago experienced the joys of summer camp inside Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore thanks to generous funding from ArcelorMittal, East Chicago Education Foundation, Foundations of East Chicago and SafetyKleen.
Caydence Smith-Brie, 5, learns about finger printing from Illinois State Police Sgt. Heather Poerio during day camp with the Crete Park District.
Children from the Crete Park District Day Camp are pictured with Illinois State Police Sgt. Heather Poerio, who is a crime scene investigator. The children learned how to investigate a crime scene from Poerio.
Kids from the Crete Park District Camp Unplugged learn to find footprints on the tile inside the Willard Wood Park Center in Crete.
CRETE | Children from Crete Park District Day Camp recently learned about crime scene investigations from Illinois State Police Sgt. Heather Poerio.
Camp Quality camper Anna Bakotic gets a piggyback ride from companion Ashley Noreen at last year's Camp Quality in Frankfort, Ill.
FRANKFORT, Ill. | The 19th Camp Quality will take place Aug. 4 to 10 at Camp Manitoqua in Frankfort, Ill.
SCHERERVILLE | Schererville children ages 10 to 13 can participate in the Schererville Police Department's summer Cop Camp.
Shallyn Copalello and Caydence Smith-Bri learn new skills as part of Crete Park District Camp Unplugged where kids have a blast without electricity. For details on joining the camp, call (708) 672-6969 or go to Cretepark.com.
CRETE | Kids at Crete Park District Camp Unplugged loved the Jason Kollum. See a Juggler! Be a Juggler!: The Total-Participation & Interactive Juggling, Balancing, and Circus Arts Workshop where the kids become the juggler.
HOBART | The Hobart Family YMCA, 601 W. 40th Place is taking registrations for preschoolers with or without special needs for its Preschool Camp Of All Abilities.
Pictured are winners of the Crete Park District Cup Art, from left, Tia Patrick, 12, and Andralia Hardrick, 13, both from Crete, and Kyleigh Gasbarro, a 7-year-old from Monee.
CRETE | The Crete Park District hosted an art contest using geometric shapes and color for the children in its Camp Unplugged this summer.
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