The City offers numerous camp opportunities for children throughout the year including PA Days, Winter Holidays, March Break, and Summer.

With new facility measures and safety procedures in place, you can feel confident knowing every effort is being taken to offer a safe and enjoyable experience for all. City programs, events, and services will operate in compliance with current Provincial Guidelines and physical distancing measures to combat COVID-19.

Our Staff
All Camp Staff are certified in Standard First Aid & CPR-C,  completed courses in the “High Five” Principles of Healthy Child Development, have satisfactory vulnerable sector screening (Police Check), and have received additional Health & Safety training related to COVID 19.


March Break Camps (in April)
*new date! April 12 - 16, 2021

Registration has started and we plan to offer both on site and online virtual camps for March Break this year. 
Operation of camps is dependent upon COVID restrictions.

MB - Mini Camp Sampler: Jr Athletes 3 - 4 yrs

Campers will take part in a variety of sport activities that will help build skills, create friendships, and of course have fun! We will be enjoying both indoor and outdoor activities in this 2 day, half day, camp.

George Ashe LCC - Franklin Room
Tu,Th Apr 17 & 19
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Activity Code: 25113
Cost: $42.00

MB - Mini Pidaca 4 - 5 yrs

Join us for a whole week of FUN! Each day is a brand new activity that gets your little camper up and moving, while still participating in arts, crafts, and dance activities.

Don Beer Arena - Pad 2
M-F Apr 12-Apr 16
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Activity Code: 25155
Cost: $225.00

 MB - Arts Camp 5 - 12 yrs

Calling all creatives to join us for an art packed week of fun! Campers will enjoy a wide variety of crafts, games and activities designed to showcase their creativity. Drama and dance classes will get them moving and interacting with new friends.

Don Beer Arena - Pad 1
M-F Apr 12-Apr 16
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Activity Code:25149
Cost: $225.00

 MB - Breakdance Camp 6 - 9 yrs

Spend an unforgettable 5 days showing off what you’ve got in this high energy camp! Campers will learn new moves and techniques that will be sure to impress. With tons of games and activities packed into one week, your camper will be excited to keep coming back. See who’s got what it takes, in our end of session dance battle!

Don Beer Arena - Banquet Hall
M-F Apr 12-Apr 16 
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Activity Code:25143
Cost: $225.00

 MB - Specialty Arts Camp 7 - 12 yrs

Participants will have the opportunity to explore clay, and build and create their own unique projects. 
Students will also learn how to paint like a pro, and create their own masterpieces to hang at home.

CHD Rec Complex - Arts Studio
M-F Apr 12-Apr 16
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Activity Code:25148
Cost: $250.00

 MB - Drama Camp 5 - 12 yrs

Jump into the spotlight with this action packed week of theatrical performances! Campers will spend the week developing skills, while working together to develop a final performance at the end of the session.

Don Beer Arena - Pad 2
M-F Apr 12-Apr 16
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Activity Code: 25150
Cost: $250.00

 MB - Outdoor Adventure Camp 5 - 12 yrs

For campers who love being active and outdoors! Campers will be spending time both indoors and out, learning what it takes to thrive in the wilderness. They will learn how to build a fire, use a compass and go hiking. Bring warm clothing - especially if the weather is calling for snow. 

Pickering Museum Village - Odd Fellows Hall
M-F Apr 12-Apr 16
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Activity Code: 25147
Cost: $225.00

 MB - Sports Camp 5 - 12 yrs

For children who love being active in a wide variety of sports! Campers will be asked what their favourite sports are and the week will be geared around their choices. Bring out the best in your superstar athlete. Children will learn the rules and develop new skills in a variety of sports. 

Don Beer Arena - Pad 3
M-F Apr 12-Apr 16
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Activity Code: 25153
Cost: $225.00

MB - Youth Exceptionalities Camp 13 - 19 yrs

Join us for a fun filled week of recreational, social, and physical activity! This camp is designed for youth with disabilities, looking for an active, engaging, fun, and social camp experience. Campers will have the opportunity to take part in a variety activities that may include art, pottery, games, fitness, sports, and more! 

Please note: Campers must be able to manage changing and toileting independently, unless attending camp with a personal support staff.

George Ashe LCC - Youth Room
M-F Apr 12-Apr 16
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Activity Code: 25156
Cost: $225.00

Online Virtual Camp
MB - Camp-in-a-Box: Adventure! 6 - 12 yrs

Delivered right to your door! Everything you need for a fun-filled week of virtual camp activities! 
Camp-in-a-Box programs provide daily activities for your camper to enjoy at home, with detailed instructions, supplies, and ongoing support from your Camp Director. Instructions may be provided as written and/or diagrams, video content and/or live virtual sessions with your Director. 

Please note our Camp-in-a-Box programs will offer 2-3 hours of activity per day, with one virtual meet up per day lasting 45 minutes to 1 hour.

M-F Apr 12-Apr 16
10:00 am -1:00 pm

Activity Code: 26461
Cost: $99.00

  • Once registered, email registration@pickering.ca to receive a March Break Parent Handbook.
  • Pack a lunch, snack, and drinks daily for onsite camps. All camps are peanut-free.
  • Campers must be minimum age at start of camp.
  • Registration for campers with special needs/requiring additional staff support must be submitted by January 25, 2021. Please contact registration for details, 905.420.4621 or email registration@pickering.ca.
  • Due to Covid restrictions busing will not be available for camps this year.

Spaces are limited. Register early to reserve your spot.


Summer Camps

Details coming in May for 2021 Summer Camps.


PA Day Camps - not currently available

PA Day Camp 6 - 12 yrs

George Ashe LCC - Youth Room

Regular Camp

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

+ extended camp

8:00 am open - 5:00 pm close

Safe, supervised, fun! Kids are invited to join our recreation staff for a day of fun and activity.

no upcoming dates code cost

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Paint & Play PA Day 6 - 12 yrs

CHD Rec Complex - Program Rm A

Regular Camp

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

+ extended camp

7:00 am open - 6:00 pm close

Campers will spend the day exploring clay, learning hand building, and painting a masterpiece to take home.

no upcoming dates code cost

Winter Break Camp

Friends & Fun Winter Break Camp 5 – 12 yrs
This camp runs during the December/January holidays. Details for 2021 will be available in November.


After School Drop-In Program 6 - 12 yrs - not currently available

Safe, Supervised, Fun! Better than a babysitter and a great way to unwind after a hard day at school! Transportation to the program is available if this community centre is in your child's school busing boundary.

Dates will be posted here when we are ready to reopen.

Monday to Friday from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at George Ashe Library & Community Centre

 monthly schedule:

 

Participants must be registered to attend. Registration is ongoing throughout the school year.

After School Drop-in:
905.420.4660 ext 2080
afterschooldropin@pickering.ca

Annual Fee:
Activity Code:

 


Registration

Register online with activity code.
Contact Program Registration at 905.420.4621 or registration@pickering.ca