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.

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

Transportation to the site is NOT provided.

ECO CAMP    ECO LEADERS    NEW*ARTS IN THE WILD*NEW

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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

A 4-day program exploring our creatively wild sides in:

  • Visual Arts
  • Dramatic Arts
  • Music
  • Dance

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

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