For children, teens and adults ages 5+.
Looking for something exciting, new and different to do?

Ready for an adventure? We have you covered with over 100 special events and trips to choose from throughout the year. You can cheer on your favorite team, hit the dance floor with friends or travel with friends for a few days.

Program Segments

Cheer on your favorite team at the park or stadium, hit the dance floor at one of our dances or spend the day/night at the latest hot spot. We are always going to new and exciting places!



Looking for a great get-a-way? Whether it is your first time away or you are a seasoned traveler, we have some terrific opportunities for you. Our trips range include overnights, weekends and week-long vacations.



Benefits & Highlights

  • Special Events are one-time events that take you to fun and exciting things happening around town.
  • Special Events change every season.
  • Trips may include overnights, weekends or week long destinations.
  • Trips are a great way for participants to gain independence and offer extended respite for family members.

How To Register


Register online at our registration portal.

Click Here To Register

Contact Us

For more information, call 630-681-0962.


FAQ & Additional Resources

Special Events may include sporting events like: Blackhawks, Cubs, Sox, Bulls and more.  Our very popular dances can be found in our Special Events: Valentines dance, Spring Fling, Holiday Dinner Dance. And of course, there are outing which could include: theater, movies, dinners, comedy clubs, Great America, and more.

Past destinations have included Nashville, Wisconsin Dells, Galena, Jamaica, Cruises and more.

To attend a trip, participants must be able to function at the stated participant to staff ratio. Before registering for a week-long trip, participants must have successfully participated in at least one overnight.

“I am so happy to have a place for my son to go to be with other kids and do fun, summer activities. He absolutely loves it and still asks for it!”

– Parent of WDSRA Camper

Contact Us

For more information, call 630-681-0962.