Eastside Express

2017 Eastside Express!
Monday, June 19th through Friday, July 28th.
9:30-Noon, Monday-Friday.

Registration for ESX has reached maximum numbers and is now closed. To join the waitlist, please fill out this form. No campers without registration will be allowed to drop-in. 

The 26th Eastside Express summer camp for children going into kindergarten through ninth grade starts on Monday, June 19th, 2017. The free drop-in program will be held at Marquette Elementary School field and is weather-dependent. This year’s registration can be completed using the form below. All activities run 9:30am – Noon. Snack will be served at noon (and yes, Watermelon Wednesday is returning)!

Due to the camp’s success and accessibility, registration numbers have greatly increased. Please consider a small donation to help fund snacks, field trips, and equipment!

Camp Schedule:

Monday, June 19th: First Day of Camp!

Weekly Schedule:

Wednesday: Swim @ BB Clark Beach.

Thursday: Field Trip! We’ll visit the zoo, see a movie, go bowling, and rock climb at Boulders!

July 3rd & 4th: Camp Closed in observance of Independence Day.

Friday, July 28th: Last Day of Camp! Ice Cream Social!

Each Friday campers will bus to Rutabaga Paddle Sports for canoe and kayak lessons. This outing is available to campers entering 3rd grade and above due to Rutabaga’s insurance restrictions. Alternative programming will be available for younger campers at the Marquette field. Below you will find all necessary Rutabaga forms. Please bring these with your camper on the first day.

Questions? Contact Beatrice Hadidian via email or at (608) 257-4576 ext. 12.

The counselor application deadline has passed. To apply for the counselor waitlist, please fill out the form here.

Please note that Eastside Express is not a child care alternative. Parents/guardians must be reachable during camp hours and prepared to pick up their children should the weather turn or the child not wish to participate in camp activities.