Daycamp and Activity Centre Programs

Daycamp and Activity Centre Programs

Forms
New Year's Camp
Summer Day Camps
Day Camp Programs
Activity Centre Programs
Easter Camp

 

The City of St. John’s offers Day Camp Programs and Activity Centre Programs which provide an opportunity for children to play actively, master new skills and build new friendships in a safe environment with caring leaders. The programs we offer are designed to target the developmental needs of primary and elementary age children in a recreation setting. Our programs are based on the HIGH FIVE® philosophy and healthy child development is fostered through the following principles:

  • Participation
  • Play
  • Mastery
  • Friends
  • A Caring Adult
  • FUNdamental Movements

Day Camp and Activity Centre Programs are offered seasonally during Easter and Summer school holidays.

Forms

Allergy Package
Medical Condition Emergency Plan
Medication Consent
Seizure Package
Program Code of Conduct
Consent to Leave      
                                
    
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
New Year's Camp

Kick off the new year by playing games, sports, swimming, arts and crafts, and having lots of fun. For more information and to register please click here.
    
New Year's Camp Information Package

Locations:

  • Paul Reynolds Community Centre
  • Kilbride Lions Community Centre
  • Southlands Community Centre

                                                                                                                                                    
SUMMER DAY CAMPS

Summer program registration is held the first Thursday in May each year. Please ensure your account is up to date.

 

Day Camp Programs

Our summer camps keep children active and participating in games, sports, outdoor fun and occasional swimming and field trips! Children must have completed Kindergarten. Bus transportation available to Rotary 'Sunshine' Park only. 
 Day Camp Information Package 
 

Camp Discovery
Designed for children ages 6 to 8 (going to Grades 1 to 3 in September)

Camp Adventure
A combined program for 6 to 12 years (going to Grades 1 to 6 in September)

Camp Explore
Ages 9 to 12 years (going to Grade 4 to 6 in September)
 

Explore Art
Explore your artistic ability by joining us for a creative week of hand on activities such as painting, sketching, origami, jewerly making and much more. This is a week long program for children ages 10 to 12 years.

 

Activity Centre Programs

Activity Centre Programs will keep your children active and participating in games, sports and active outdoor fun. Our programs are based on the High Five Philosophy and Healthy Child Development is fostered through the following principles: Participation, Play, Mastery, Friends, A Caring Adult and FUNamental Movements. 

Activity Centre Information Package

Weekly registration for 8 weeks of summer.  No lunch time supervision between noon to 1 p.m.

  • Morning session runs from 9 a.m. to noon (early drop off at 8:30 a.m.)
  • Afternoon session runs from 1 to 4:30 p.m

     
Easter Camp

Easter Camps will be held at various locations during the Easter break for children ages 5 to 12 years (Kindergarten to Grade 6). Registration is the first Thursday in March each year.
 

    
   

For more information please call 709-576-8631 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.

If your child requires support or assistance to participate in programs, please call 709-576-4450 or email inclusion@stjohns.ca.