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Announcing the Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum Summer Camp, 2018!

  • June 4th through 8th, 2018
  • 9 am until 3 pm
  • Open to children in grades 3 through 5
  • Snacks and lunch provided

Click here to see event flyer.
Please download the flyer and share!

A completed registration is required for all campers.
Download the registration form here.

Camp Waiver
A signed waiver is required for all campers.
Download the waiver here.

Please mail completed registration form, signed waiver and payment to:
AAHM Day Camp
P.O. Box 301
Springfield, IL 62705

You may also bring the registration, waiver and payment to the Museum during regular business hours, to the attention of Doris Bailey, our Museum Coordinator.

Checks may be made out to AAHM.


Payment Information

  • Cost per camper is $100.
  • $25 will hold your spot.
  • Space is limited. First come, first serve.
  • The deadline for full payment is May 29, 2018.
  • Scholarships are available!
Payment Options
For your convenience you may pay for the summer camp online. The "Summer Camp 2018 payment options" drop down menu below offers 3 options:

  1. Full $100 payment, no further payment is needed.
  2. Partial payment of $25 to hold your spot.
  3. Final payment of $75 to complete a partial payment, due by May 29, 2018.

Summer Camp 2018 payment options

Thank you to our summer camp partners and sponsors!
* University of Illinois Extension, Sangamon County Metro 4-H
* Springfield Art Association * Boys and Girls Club of Central Illinois
* National Park Service Lincoln Home National Historic Site
* Regional Office of Education 51 * Lincoln Monument Association * St. John's Hospital