Dovercourt Day Camps
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Dovercourt offers one of the largest Summer Day Camp programs in Ottawa, with so much variety and lots to choose from. Each year we add new activities, events and camps to stay up to date with current trends and to keep things exciting. We also offer day camps during the Christmas holiday and March Break.
Our hiring and internal development program ensures we have staff members who you can trust and who serve as positive role models and play leaders for your child. All of our staff and volunteers are certiied in Standard First Aid & CPR and High Five: Principles of Healthy Child Development and have completed a police record check. Daily activities are planned and reviewed in advance by senior programming staff and management so you can expect a well-balanced and age-appropriate schedule full of fun and skill-developing activities.
- Summer Camps & Summer Swim lessons, June 30 - Aug. 29, 2014: registration is open
2014 Summer Camps information
Our 26 page Camp book is filled with exciting options for kids ages 3 to teen, including theme & Specialty camps, pre & post care, camp swim lessons, lunch packages and is available online and in the Centre! Our parent handbook contains detailed information including contact info and daily routines. See more info about our Band camps in our Band Camp flyer.
Registering for Camps
You can register online, by phone (613-798-8950 ext. 0) or in person for all of our Camps. Details can be found in each of our Camp brochures.
Did you know we offer payment schedules? A payment schedule can be set up for your convenience. 50% of the camp fee is due at the time of registration. The remaining 50% will be deducted from your credit card of choice 21 days before the camp start date. When registering online chose the "Details" button to set up the payment schedule.
We partner with a number of amazing organizations to bring that extra flair or expertise to our camps.
• Ian Dudley, "The LEGO Guy" (on Twitter: @LEGOGuyCA)
• Parmar Sports: www.parmarsportstraining.com
• The Cowguys: www.cowguys.com
• Young Rembrandts: www.youngrembrandts.com
• Access MMA: www.accessmma.ca
• Rogers TV: www.rogerstv.com
• Advantage Boating : www.advantageboating.com
• The Ark : www.synergyark.com
• Little Ray's Reptile Zoo: www.raysreptiles.com
• Radical Science : www.radicalscience.ca
• Eric Leclerc : www.ericleclerc.com
At the end of summer, there is always a pile of campers belongings left at camp. This is an expensive waste for our campers (and their parents!) As a way to target the problem of lost belongings and a large lost and found closet, we are encouraging our campers to label all belongings.
We have partnered with Mabel's Labels, a company with all types of labels that are colourful, indestructable and fun! With a special 'Camp Pack' available and also a larger “Big Combo”, your camper can label absolutely everything!
Go to www.dovercourt.mabelslabels.com and then place your order!
We look forward to sending campers home with ALL their belongings!