DAY CAMPS

The Canadian Ecology Centre and the North-Bay Mattawa Conservation Authority are excited to offer fun-filled day camps for children ages 6 - 12.  Camp will be held at the NBMCA’s Natural Classroom and Laurentian Escarpment Conservation Area located at 15 Janey Avenue in North Bay.

Hands-on learning in a safe, welcoming and positive environment.

Outdoor, Experiential, and FUN!

Programs delivered by CEC education staff (including qualified teachers).

Camps will offer different activities and games, so that children can enjoy a varied program if attending all sessions.

 

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ECO CAMP

Ages: 6 - 8

Dates: Monday July 10 - Friday July 14, 2017 AND Monday August 14 - Friday August 18, 2017

A 5-day program designed for younger children to enhance their understanding, knowledge and appreciation of our natural environment. Each day offers different themes and activities including:

  • Wilderness Survival skills (ie. traditional fire starting methods, outdoor cooking, knots, shelters, etc...)
  • Nature awareness activities, games and crafts
  • GPS treasure hunting (learn basic map, compass and GPS skills)
  • Outdoor games, hikes
  • Science experiments and activities

ECO LEADERS

Ages: 9 - 12

Dates:  Monday July 24 - Friday July 28, 2017

A 5-day program designed for older children and pre-teens to develop leadership skills with an ecological twist! Each day offers different themes and activities including:

  • Wilderness Survival skills (ie. traditional fire starting methods, outdoor cooking, knots, shelters, etc...)
  • Learn how to lead Nature awareness activities, games and crafts
  • Geocaching (learn basic map, compass and GPS skills and set-up your own geocaching challenge)
  • Outdoor games and hikes (incorporating teamwork and leadership skills)
  • Plus much more...
Day Camp
Eco Camp/Eco Leaders
$175
Camp

Monday - Friday 10am - 3pm

Friday pizza lunch

Camp t-shirt

Before/After Care
$37.50
Camp

Before Care: 8:30am - 10am

After Care: 3pm - 4:30pm

Snacks and drinks included

Before Care
$25.00
Camp

8:30am - 10am

Snacks and drinks included

After Care
$25.00
Camp

3pm - 4:30pm

Snacks and drinks included

ARTS IN THE WILD

Dates:

Ages 6 - 8 Tuesday August 8 - Friday August 11, 2017

Ages: 9 - 12 Tuesday July 4 - Friday July 7, 2017

Explore your creatively wild side with visual and dramatic arts, music and movement in our NEWEST 4 day camp. Find new ways to express yourself using nature to inspire and move you.

  • Creative crafts and art projects
  • Drumming and music in nature
  • Theatrics and improv

Get outside and find new ways to creatively express yourself using nature to inspire and move you.

Day Camp
Arts in the Wild
$175
Camp

Tuesday - Friday 10am - 3pm

Friday pizza lunch

Camp t-shirt

Before/After Care
$30.00
Camp

Before Care: 8:30am - 10am

After Care: 3pm - 4:30pm

Snacks and drinks included

Before Care
$20.00
Camp

8:30am - 10am

Snacks and drinks included

After Care
$20.00
Camp

3pm - 4:30pm

Snacks and drinks included

Campers are required to bring their own NUT FREE snacks, lunch and drinks.

Transportation to the site is NOT provided.

A CANCELLATION fee (50% of total cost or total daily cost) will be charged for any cancellations made less than 1 week from camp start date, regardless of reason. Full refunds will be given in the event that the CEC cancels a camp date due to low enrollment or inclement weather