6641 N 6000W Road, Manteno Illinois 60950
815-933-3011 Fax 815-933-3028
Owned and operated by the Northern Illinois 4-H Camp Association, (While many 4-H members attend, 4-H membership is NOT a requirement.). Camp staff is selected from universities throughout the Midwest. Most are returning with previous summer's experience. All staff participate in a week-long extensive training program.
Every year groups from various communities bring their campers to Camp Shaw-waw-nas-see to seek a natural setting to help focus on the group's particular task. Retreat, meetings, team building, recreation, individual growth are all fostered by the serene peaceful setting. Group stays vary in length from an afternoon to week-long. Fees are based on facilities used, length of stay and number of individuals in the group.
It provides cabins, dining hall and kitchen, nature cabin, crafts lodge, recreation shelter, and pool. Store features different of t-shirts, hats, and postal cards. They offer nature activities, pool activities and adventure activities.
Other Motels, Hotels and Resorts nearby:
(Alsip) Budgetel Inn-Chicago SW
(Manteno) Camp Shaw-Waw-Nas-See
(Bolingbrook) Comfort Inn
(Morris) Comfort Inn Morris
(Morris) Comfort Inn Morris
(Orland Park) Comfort Inn Orland Park
11/19 Coming to The Manteno area
Dairy State Cheese and Beer Festival Kenosha WI April20 This fun-filled event includes cheese from around the state of Wisconsin, some of the area’s finest beers and live music.
Earth Day Indiana Festival Indianapolis IN April27 On the final Saturday of every April, thousands of Hoosiers head to downtown Indianapolis to attend one of the nation's largest Earth Day festivals. The Earth Day Indiana Festival combines 140 environmental and conservation exhibits with live music, special activities for kids and good food.
North Shore Unitarian Church Art Fair Deerfield IL April27-28 NSUC's annual ART FAIR is a juried show featuring the original works of 65+ talented artists and artisans. The fine art and fine crafts exhibited include photography, painting, ceramics, glass, paper, woodwork, metalwork, jewelry, sculpture, fiber, clothing and mixed media. Exhibiting artists come from Illinois as well as from several surrounding states.
Redbud Trail Rendezvous Rochester IN April27-28 See living history of frontier Midwest America, historic camps, music and dance of the period, traditional crafts, food cooked over wood fires, blanket trading, tomahawk and muzzle-loading shooting contests. The village has 40 wooden booths, traditional crafts, blanket trading and muzzle loading shooting matches.
Chocolate Fest Long Grove IL May3-5 Dive into three days of nothing but CHOCOLATE! Mmm, chocolate strawberries, donuts, and much more! Every spring, the Village of Long Grove celebrates the existence of the world's best tasting antioxidant.
Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair Lombard IL May5 The Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair is held annually on St. Charles Road between Main and Elizabeth in downtown Lombard. All of the proceeds received from the craft booth rentals are donated to local charities. Features 140 craft exhibitors and 4000 attendees throughout the day.