2008
Summer has never been as much fun as it is at Summer Fun Day Camp

Summer has never been as much fun as it is at Summer Fun Day Camp
February 20, 2008

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094
pbrozynski@ben.edu

Games, sports, computers, swimming, fishing, movies, reading, and arts and crafts – there is always plenty to do at Benedictine University’s Summer Fun Day Camp. Registration begins March 17 for Summer Fun Day Camp 2008. Boys and girls ages 5-13 are invited to spend a fun-filled summer beginning with the first of nine weekly sessions on Monday, June 9. The Summer Fun Day Camp is designed to ensure that each camper has lots of fun every day of the week by participating in a variety of interesting activities. Children will enjoy Benedictine University’s indoor and outdoor facilities and participate in such activities as field sports, swimming, arts and crafts, computer games and much more. The camp is sponsored and operated by the University and its staff and students serve as camp directors and counselors. The camp strives to maintain a 10:1 camper-to-staff ratio. Lunch is provided each day and campers can bring a snack to enjoy during the morning. The camp runs Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. The cost is $185 per week ($148 for June 30-July 3) and there is a $10 per session discount for a second child. Sessions are June 9-13, June 16-20, June 23-27, June 30-July 3 (no class July 4), July 7-11, July 14-18, July 21-25, July 28-August 1 and August 4-8. For more information, visit the Web site at http://www.ben.edu/resources/camps/index.asp or call Susanne Ventura at (630) 829-6088.

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.