Welcome to Day Camp

The Buffalo Canoe Club day camp offers a variety of fun summer activities for children ages three to twelve. The emphasis is on outdoor play and fun. When inclement weather keeps us indoors, we have arts and crafts as well as indoor games to keep our campers busy. Each week has a different fun theme. In addition, the following special activities are offered weekly: sailing (introduction to sailing in our Wet Feet program, taught in our Vanguard Pram), tennis, swimming and water activities such as tubing. (Please note all special activities are subject to change based on weather, equipment availability and enrollment and are not guaranteed).

Days/Times:

Monday through Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Extended hours are available from 8:30am - 4:30pm, at an additional $25/wk per child

Cost:

Weekly: $250.00
Half-day Morning, 9:00am-12:00pm, $150.00
Half-day Afternoon, 1:00pm-4:00pm, $150.00

Ages:

3 - 15

Please Note:

  • Prices are in Canadian dollars and include tax​​
  • There are no refunds in the event of inclement weather

Location:

  • Drop off: in the JA Tent (Germaine Lawn) 
  • Pick up: Under the white tent (if raining - in the JA Sailing Centre)
What to Bring:
  • Bathing suit
  • Life jacket
  • Hat & sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Sandals and/or water shoes
  • Running shoes
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch (please label with name) *NO NUTS*
  • Towel
  • Spare change of clothes
2018 Program Dates:

Week 1: June 25th - June 29th
Week 2: July 2nd - July 6th
Week 3: July 9th - July 13th
Week 4: July 16th - July 20th
Week 5: July 23rd - July 27th
Week 6: July 30th - August 3rd
Week 7: August 6th - August 10th
Week 8: August 13th - August 17th

Summer 2018, Day Camp Schedule
Scamper Camp, Ages 3yrs-7yrs

WEEK 1Summer Kick-Off!

Friday’s Theme Wear: Tie-Dye day

Let’s enjoy the ‘kickoff’ to the first week of summer with a soccer game, a ton of fun crafts and make your own Tie-Dye on Friday!

WEEK 2Splish Splash

Friday’s Theme Wear: Crazy Hair Day

Bring on the heat… and water! Make sure you have your bathing suits campers because this week will be full of sprinklers, games on the beach and fun water activities!

WEEK 3Play Day Week

Friday’s Theme Wear: Favourite Athlete

Wear your team colour and come enjoy a week of fun sports and team activities!

WEEK 4Adventureland  

Friday’s Theme Wear: Pirate Day

Are you up for an adventure? Campers, get ready to explore the land of BCC involving a scavenger hunt and many more activities!

WEEK 5Creative Explosion

Friday’s Theme Wear:
Favourite movie character

Campers will enjoy a week full of arts, crafts and activities that will involve painting their own personal portrait! Don’t forget your creative thinking caps!

WEEK 6BCC Summer Olympics

Friday’s Theme Wear:
Favourite sport’s team

All campers will enjoy the first EVER summer Olympics at BCC! With group and individual activities, campers will enjoy sports and fun activities all week!

WEEK 7Science Rocks

Friday’s Theme Wear: Star Wars

Campers will take part in fascinating science experiments and explore the outdoors around us!

WEEK 8Under the Sea

Friday’s Theme Wear:
Favourite Disney character

Campers come ready to explore the exciting outdoors and partake in fun water activities! Make sure you arrive Friday dressed as your favourite Disney character!

 
Sports Camp, Ages 7+

WEEK 1 – Summer Kick-Off!

Friday’s Theme Wear: Tie-Dye day
Soccer game to ‘kickoff’ the summer and make-your-own tie-dye shirts along with many more group activities and crafts!

WEEK 2 – Wild Water Park

Friday’s Theme Wear: Crazy Hair Day

Get ready to be soaked because we will be doing many exciting activities that involve sprinklers and obstacle courses!

WEEK 3 – BCC Olympics

Friday’s Theme Wear: Favourite athlete

First ever Olympics at BCC! Make your own shirt and compete in various friendly individual and team activities!

WEEK 4 Adventureland

Friday’s Theme Wear: Pirate day

Are you ready for an adventure? We will be doing all sorts of scavenger hunts, capture the flag and much more!

WEEK 5 – Sports Takeover

Friday’s Theme Wear: Face paint day

Beach volleyball, soccer, you name it! Bring your best athletic clothes and get ready for a week full of sports! Don’t forget, come with a fresh face on Friday for face paint!

WEEK 6 – BCC Carnival Week

Friday’s Theme Wear:
Favourite sport’s team

Get ready for our first ever Carinval week! Activities on Friday include a DUNK TANK and SLIP 'N SLIDE!!

WEEK 7 – Earth and Beyond

Friday’s Theme Wear: Star Wars

Campers, are you up to explore the world of science? Campers will take part in various experiments and outside fun!

WEEK 8 – Under the Sea

Friday’s Theme Wear:
Favourite movie character

Bring your bathing suit campers because this week will be full of fun in the sun… and water! Various activities, including a sand castle contest, will take place!