Camps and pre-school

Descriptions, times and fees for day camps offered during school breaks. Additional info on camp counsellor training and pre-school programs.

March break camp (ages 5 to 10)

  • takes place at RIM Park Manulife Sportsplex from March 16 to 20
  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
  • $44.76/day/child
  • $201.09/week/child
  • lunch will be available for purchase until Friday March 13
  • registration opens December 4

Additional camp info including consent forms

Consent form and information package

Consent forms are mandatory for camp attendance and must be filled out a week before camp begins.

Summer day camp consent form

Youth leadership development camp consent form

Summer day camp parent packages:


If your camp is at RIM Park Manulife Sportsplex or WMRC, you can purchase lunch from our food services department any day of the week your child is in a camp or fun centre. Select the day(s) during the registration process or online up to the Friday before camp. Fees are $8.50 per day. Menu includes two snacks, a main and a drink. 

Camp leader certification

All camp leaders are certified in first aid and CPR, HIGH 5's Principles of Healthy Child Development and have completed a vulnerable sector police reference check.

Readiness for camp

Make sure your child is ready for camp by confidently answering “yes” to the below questions:

  • child is able to take instructions from a staff person and participate in programmed activity
  • child is successful doing daily activities (such as using bathroom) without a known guardian around and not have regular accidents
  • child feels comfortable interacting in a group environment, to the best of their ability
  • for day camps they must already know the basics of the skills (such as swimming or skateboarding)
  • the child can participate in a way that is safe for themselves and others

Children at camp who are not ready can be withdrawn at the discretion of supervisory staff.

Assistance programs

If you're interested in camp but have concerns about fees or your child's abilities, visit our fee assistance and inclusion services page to learn more about how we can help.

Pre-school drop-in (ages 0 to 6)

The Tots at Play program features a large indoor floor space and lots of toys and tools to keep kids busy. Drop-in any time, no registration required.

  • Fridays from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the indoor sports fields at Bechtel Park
  • $5.90/visit for up to four children (cash or FitPass payment only)
  • Mondays too, starting January 6, 2020.

To search our registered seasonal pre-school offerings, visit ActiveNet.