Daycamp and Activity Centre Programs

Daycamp and Activity Centre Programs

Forms
Summer Day Camps
Day Camp Programs
Activity Centre Programs
Easter Camps

 

The City of St. John’s offers Day Camp Programs and Activity Centre Programs which provide an opportunity for children to play actively, master new skills and build new friendships in a safe environment with caring leaders. The programs we offer are designed to target the developmental needs of primary and elementary age children in a recreation setting. Our programs are based on the HIGH FIVE® philosophy and healthy child development is fostered through the following principles:

  • Participation
  • Play
  • Mastery
  • Friends
  • A Caring Adult
  • FUNdamental Movements

Day Camp and Activity Centre Programs are offered seasonally during Easter and Summer school holidays.

Forms

Allergy Package
Medical Condition Emergency Plan
Medication Consent
Seizure Package
Program Code of Conduct
Consent to Leave      
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                       
SUMMER DAY CAMPS

Summer Program Registration begins May 3, 2018.  Register here.
Click here for FAQs for online Registration
 

Day Camp Programs

Day Camp Programs Information Package - Register here.
Our summer camps keep children active and participating in games, sports, outdoor fun and occassional swimming and field trips! Camps begin the week of July 3 and through to the week beginning August 27, 2018:

  • Camp Discovery is designed for children ages 6 to 8 (going to Grades 1 to 3 in Sept. 2018);
  • Camp Explore for 9 to 12 years (going to Grades 4 to 6 in Sept. 2018) and
  • Camp Adventure is a combined program for 6 to 12 years (going to Grades 1 to 6 in Sept. 2018).

Children must have completed Kindergarten. Bus available for Rotary 'Sunshine' Park camps only.

Camp Discovery
weeks beginning July 3 to August 27, 2018
Ages 6 to 8 years-old
Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cost: $112.50 per week

Locations:

  • Paul Reynolds Community Centre
  • Southlands Community Centre
  • Kilbride Lions Community Centre

Camp Adventure
weeks beginning July 3 to August 27, 2018
Ages 6 to 12 years-old
Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cost: $112.50 per week

Locations:

  • Bowring Park (Drop off/Pick Up location and times: See Day Camp Program Information Package above)
  • Shea Heights Community Centre

     
Camp Explore

weeks beginning July 3 to August 27, 2018
Ages 9 to 12 years-old
Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cost:  $112.50 per week

Locations:

  • Southlands Community Centre
  • Kilbride Lions Community Centre
  • Rotary 'Sunshine' Park

  
Explore Leadership Program
Be the next leader in your community. Develop leadership skills, confidence, and planning skills to learn that sharing your time and talents can benefit your community.
 
July 16 to 20, 2018
Ages 10 to 12 years-old
Monday to Friday
9am to 4:30pm
Paul Reynolds Community Centre
Cost:  $112.50

Explore Art 

Explore your artistic ability by joining us for a creative week of hands on activities such as painting, sketching, origami, jewerly making and much more.

July 9 to 13 and August 13 to 17, 2018
Ages 10 to 12 years-old
Monday to Friday
9am to 4:30pm
Paul Reynolds Community Centre
Cost:  $112.50

 

Activity Centre Programs

Activity Centre Programs Information Package -  Register here.
Activity Centre Programs will keep your children active and participating in games, sports and active outdoor fun.  Our programs are based on the High Five Philosophy and Healthy Child Development is fostered through the following principles: Participation, Play, Mastery, Friends, A Caring Adult and FUNamental Movements. Programs run weekdays on weeks beginning July 4 to August 20 from 9 a.m to noon and 1 to 4:30 p.m for ages 6 to 12 years. No lunch time supervision.

Cost:
$26.25 half days per week
$52.50 full days per week

Locations:

  • Larch Park (Drop Off/Pick Up at Rennies River Elementary)
  • Spruce Meadows Park (Drop Off/Pick Up at Macdonald Drive Elementary)
  • Cowan Park (Drop Off/Pick Up at St. Matthew's Elementary)
  • Parkside Community Centre

Easter Camps

Easter Camps will be held at various locations during the Easter break for children ages 6 to 12 years of age.

     
  

For more information, please call 709-576-8631 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.

If your child requires support or assistance to participate in the program, please call 709-576-4450 or email inclusion@stjohns.ca.