The 2019 season of Shooting Stars begins Monday, June 17. Hours will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. The registration packet and full schedule can be downloaded from our website after March 25 and will also be available at the Ela Community Center.

Ela Township’s Shooting Stars is an exciting and innovative summer program offered to youth in our community every summer. At Shooting Stars, children engage in activities including: arts and crafts, imaginative play, games, athletics, special events, field trips and much more. Shooting Stars campers enjoy an incredible experience that will provide memories for a lifetime, and can expect to have a fun-filled day enriched with the opportunity to:

  • Explore
  • Be creative
  • Make new friends
  • Improve life skills
  • Feel safe and take on new challenges

The primary goal of the Shooting Stars program is to provide a physically and emotionally safe, enriching environment in which campers can spend their summer vacation. Children going into kindergarten through fifth grade are offered a variety of recreational, educational, and creative experiences designed to meet the diverse interests and abilities of a wide range of campers.

For more information, call us at (847) 438-9160 or email