The school year is coming to an end and kids are going to be looking for things to do. And all the parents said…AMEN! Whether you’re looking for daily, overnight, inside, outside, sporting, crafting, learning or straight up fun activities to keep your littles occupied this summer, we have a list of camps available to register for.
Please note that some of these camps have already began registration so space may be limited or no longer available.
**SATURDAY MAY 25TH Several camps will be at the Cougar Dome from 11am-2pm and you can register on the spot there or take information home.**
Marigold Cultural Centre is offering 2 camps in August under the direction of Andrew Morrisey. First camp is a Drama camp running from August 12-16th and the second camp is Musical Theatre and that’s running from August 19-23. Both camps are $195, run from 9am-4pm and are available for kids ages 7-14. For information on registration please go to www.marigoldcentre.ca and you can find the camps under the “Art, Classes and Shows” tab.
Rath Eastlink Community Centre: For ages 6-12, day camps run 4 days a week. Tuesday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm. Daily rates are $35 (non-members) and $30 (member) or weekly rates of $130 (non-member) and $110 (member). Tuesday, Wednesdays and Fridays are RECC activities for swim, skate and climb. Thursdays are at the Victoria Park, pick up and drop off at VP. Weekly themes are planned and lunch can be purchased at the RECC with an order form or its bagged lunch from home. For more information you can contact the Front Desk at (902) 893-2224
CEC Basketball Camp: No set dates listed, but mark July on the calendar! The Cougar Basketball Camp is for ages 5-15 and runs from 9am to 4pm. For more information contact the Athletic Director, Marc Roberts at (902) 986-5716 or by emailing email@example.com
Levels Game Loft: Get your gaming on this summer with camps starting July 8th. For ages 10-13 and $200 for the week. Drop off is at 8:30am and pick up is by 5pm. Early Bird Registration 10% discount if you register for their camps before June 3rd. You can find out more information by calling (902) 843-3636, visiting the ‘Events’ section of their Facebook page or going directly to the website at levelsgameloft.com
Village of Bible Hill: Water, Science, Fear Factor, Game Show themed, Holiday Week…what more could they ask for!! Call or email Haley for more information and registration at: 902-893-8083 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Cougar Dome: Interested in a multi-sport camp this summer? Cougar Dome is offering 7 weeks of camp for ages 5-12. Come half day for $20, full day for $35 or the week for $150. 15% discount for second child. For more information on registration you can call (902)843-4171 or email email@example.com
Colchester County’s “Fun In The Sun Day Camps”: These camps are great as they move around to a few different locations. Camps begin the first week of July and are for ages 5-12. Drop off is 8:30am and pick up is 4:30pm. Cost is $80-$85 depending if its 4 or 5 day camps. More information, brochure and forms can be found at www.colchester.ca under ‘Fun in the Sun Camps’ or by calling (902) 897-3160
Boys and Girls Club: Offering 8-9 weeks of camps from 7:30am- 5:30pm Monday to Friday. Some subsidies available and activities included are hiking, games, day trips, summing, arts and crafts and much more! For more information on registrations contact the club at (902)895-5008 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Town of Truro: Summer Day Camps to be added shortly. Please watch the website under the “Parks, Recreation & Culture” www.truro.ca or by calling (902) 895-4484
The Lotus Centre: Girl Power is a summer camp for girls ages 8-11 designed to build relationships to last through the years. Camp focuses on science, sports, games, recreation and more! To register please email email@example.com or by calling (902) 895-4295. Girls aged 12-15 can apply to volunteer as a Jr. Leader at the Girl Power Camps.
Mini Musicians: This camp has much to offer kids ages 5-11. Each week will be filled with arts & crafts, music, yoga, science experiments, field trips, outdoor and water fun!! Cost for the camp is $150 a week or $35 a day per child. You can call (902) 890- 2509 to register.
Scotia Pool: Play, Swim and Learn!! 8 week summer camps beginning the first week of July for kids ages 5-12. Camps are $120 for short weeks and $135 for full week. Information can be found at www.biblehill.ca by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (902) 893-6364
SuperNova Dal AC: Science, Engineering, Technology, Ocean Science and more… STEM camps are also focused in agriculture for kids in grades 1-5. Price range is $170-$190. For online registration or more information please go to www.supernova.dal.ca or by calling (902) 210-6220
North Shore Recreation: No camps listed just yet, but keeping an eye on the website at www.colchesterrrfa.ca or calling (902) 657-3121 for more information.
Overnight Week Camps to note are:
- Malagash Bible Camp www.malagashbiblecamp.com (902) 257-2838
- Mount Traber Bible Camp www.mounttraber.org (902) 384- 2238
- Camp Pagweak www.pagweak.org (902) 597-8583
- Forest Glen Bible Camp www.fgbc.ca (902) 673-3228
Ron MacKay Memorial Music Camp: This August camp is perfect for the student looking to play a school band instrument. With a mixture of concert band as well as sectional instruction, choral, jazz and ensemble, your child whether beginner or intermediate will have a musical good time! For grades 3-10 at the Redcliff Middle School, the camp will run from 9am to 4pm (12:30pm for beginner camp) with a cost ranging from $75 -$170. Please contact Elaine MacInnis at (902) 956-2708 to register.
Truro Allstar Cheer & Tumble: Summer is just around the corner. Come join for a week of amazing fun activities 8:30am-5pm every week day. Cost is $125 and 3, week options beginning in July to choose from. Available for kids ages 5-12. Contact Truro Allstar at email@example.com for further information and to register.