SPARK in the Park (formerly known as RAAC Camp) provides elementary children with a hands-on art camp experience. SPARK in the Park is located in the Ellis Heights neighborhood of Rockford and gives priority registration to neighborhood residents. Participants select 3 areas of interest including, but not limited to theater/writing/journalism, dance, visual art, and music. Sessions are led by local, professional artists with expertise in their medium. This camp runs 5 days a week for 2 weeks with a culminating showcase for families and the community.