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Alternative Camps 2020

Onsite Camps and virtual Camp-in-a-Box options are available this summer.

Register now.

Onsite camps follow all Ontario Ministry of Health Guidelines while delivering a fun and safe summer experience for your child.  Onsite camps are offered for ages 6 - 12 yrs, with choices in adventure, arts, dance, drama, sports, and more!

View / download the 2020 Alternative Camp Guide

Camp-in-a-Box provides children with the opportunity to participate in the camp experience from home, with an online virtual camp counsellor. All supplies needed will be delivered to your door.  (note: this is not a full day of camp programming).

See the details on the last page of the 2020 Alternative Camp Guide 

Register online at

Already Registered?

Camp Medical Form - please fill out and send with your child if they are attending onsite camps and have any medical concerns / allergies we should be aware of at camp.
Model Release Form -  Occasionally we have a staff photographer visit our camps. Please fill out a and send with your child if you consent to having their picture taken. Pictures may be used on the City's website, social media or in print promotions.

Covid-19 Screening Form is required to be filled out daily for onsite campers.

Additional Camp Information

Parent Handbook - contains general camp information

Session Letters - provide specific camp information and details for each session.
Session letters will be posted here 1 week prior to the beginning of camp. Find your week and select your camp below.

Week 7: August 10 - 14
Onsite: Adventure CampArts CampCamp SamplerDrama Camp, Jr. Firefighter CampMuseum CampSports Camp, Youth Exceptionalities Camp
Camp-in-a-Box: Adventure BoxArts Box, Mini Box

Week 8: August 17 - 21
Onsite: Adventure Camp, Arts Camp, Camp Sampler, Dance Camp, Museum Camp, Sports Camp, Youth Exceptionalities Camp
Camp-in-a-Box: Adventure BoxArts BoxMini Box

Fall 2020

PA Day Camps

PA Day Camp 5 - 12 yrs
A great way to spend the day when there's no school. Campers will enjoy various indoor and outdoor activities, including board games, video games, arts and crafts.

PA Day Camp

Regular Camp

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

+ Extended Camp

8:00 am - 9:00 am &
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

George Ashe LCC - Youth Room




Paint & Play PA Day
Campers will spend the day exploring clay, learning hand building, and painting a masterpiece to take home.
Regular Camp hours: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Extended camp hours: 7:00 am - 9:00 am and 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Paint & Play
PA Day Camp

Regular Camp

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

+ Extended Camp

7:00 am - 9:00 am &
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

CHD Rec Complex - Program Room A


After School Drop-In Program 6 - 12 yrs

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.

This program will be returning for January 2021 

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

Annual Fee:
Activity Code:



Register online with activity code.
Contact Program Registration at 905.420.4621 or