Coined “Playtown U.S.A.” in 1946 by the Athletics Institute, Decatur has earned a national reputation for the Park District’s excellent programs, staffing, and community partnerships. 60+ years later, the Decatur Park District continues to enhance the lives of all in the greater-Decatur area.

Summer Day Camp at the DISC

Every camp day is filled with a new adventure through sports, crafts, nature, experiments, and more! Campers go swimming twice a week and take a local field trip every Friday! Designed for youth in grades K – 5. Children must be at least 5 to participate. New to camp this year? Click here for the basics of being a new camper!

Fee: $155/week ($135 with resident discount), $40/day ($35 with resident discount)  (15% discount for each additional sibling)                Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, click here to download a registration form, or  register online.

2018 Activities Calendar

410012K - 5May 23 - August 14M - F6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Parent Handbook for DISC Day Camp!


Summer Teen Club

Youth in grades 6 – 8 will enjoy crafts, games, swimming, field trips and service projects just for teens! *Denotes camper’s grade in upcoming school year!

 Fee: $155/week ($135 with resident discount), $40/day ($35 with resident discount)   (15% discount for each additional sibling)              Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

4200126 - 8M - FMay 23 - August 146:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.


Create-A-Camp Options

During Summer Day Camp and Teen Club, you can create-a-camp by adding on your favorite Park District programs! Transportation for campers is provided free of charge to and from other Park District activities, such as swim lessons, Greater Decatur Youth Band, junior golf, B.O.S.S., tennis, Summer Strings, zoo camps, or dance & drama!


Stroller Club

Socialize and exercise! Throw on your walking shoes and join the stroller club at the DISC! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents while exercising. This “open track” style club will not be staffed, so no need to register! View the Stroller Club flyer.
Day: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Time: 9 – 11 a.m.
Fee: Free for DISC members or $3.25 per visit for non-members
Location: DISC Indoor Track, 1295 W. Wood