PA Day, March Break & Holiday Camps - YMCA of Three Rivers Waterloo Region

PA Day, March Break & Holiday Camps

Outdoor pictures in the winter.

 March Break Day Camp

Date: Monday, March 14 to Friday, March 18
Times: Drop off between 8:30-9:15am
             Pick up between 3:45-4:30pm
Cost: $265 per child (no single day rates)
Activities: High ropes, low ropes, snowshoeing or nature walk, campfire, tobogganing, shelter building, games, etc.
Programming will be predominantly outdoors with indoor spaces for each group for eating and inclement weather.

Activities are subject to change due to weather
Lunch is NOT provided, kids should come with packed lunch, snacks, water (no nuts)
1:8 staff ratio with groups of 16 maximum

Registration Opens Monday February 7, at 9am

Register Here

Program Details 

  • Limited spaces available to maintain distance.
  • Masks will be worn at all times. Masks can be removed while sitting down eating and drinking at snacks or lunch.
  • All campers must bring their own lunch and 2 snacks and a refillable water bottle 
  • All campers and staff will be health screened upon arrival.
  • Small group sizes and 1:8 instructor to camper ratios. 
  • Program will run outdoors all day, with the exception of meals/hand washing, changing wet clothing, extreme inclement weather. 
  • Please dress appropriately for a day in the lakeland forest in a Canadian winter!
    • Dress in layers
    • Wear or bring snow/slush pants and winter coats and rain boots, and don't forget hats and mittens
    • INDOOR ONLY shoes/slippers
    • Extra face mask(s)
    • Extra mittens/ gloves to keep hands warm and dry
    • A change of clothes (including extra socks and underwear -just in case)
    • An empty plastic bag/ grocery bag for wet clothes
  • ONLY ONE group can be inside at a time
  • Staggered lunches and snacks. We will sanitize in between groups. 

*PLEASE NOTE THAT TRANSPORTATION IS NOT AVAILABLE - PARENTS MUST DROP THEIR CAMPER OFF AT CAMP*

 

What will we be doing? 

Activities may include (weather permitting): High & Low ropes courses, rock wall, nature walks & games, outdoor education & survival skills, campfire building, nature craft, geocaching, archery, shelter building/ forest play, sports & active games, & playground time for our 4-5 year olds. 

Typical Schedule 

8:30-9:15am Arrival
9:15-9:45 Games
9:45am Snack (wash hands before & after)
10:00am Activity 1
11:00 Activity 2
12:00-12:30pm Lunch (wash hands before & after)
12:30 Activity 3
1:30 Activity 4
2:30 Snack (wash hands before & after)
3:00 Activity 5
3:45-4:30pm Pick Up

 

Questions?

Please connect with us

Call: 519-699-5100

Email: camp@ytr.ymca.ca