Calgary’s go-to guide for summer camp & program options!
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Empowerment for Girls ages 6 to 12! Strong, inclusive, confident girls become inspiring leaders. Join Sole Girls YYC to make new friends, have fun getting active, and release your inner awesome! Sole Girls YYC empowers girls with tools to help develop healthy ideas about body image, media, healthy living, peers, and self-esteem. Come out and learn to sparkle, be fearless, and be healthy!
Summit Summer is a sister program to the award-winning Summit Kids program. This innovative arts and recreation summer camp program is located just minutes from downtown! Programming is provided for all children ages 4 to 15 for one-week sessions. We currently offer: Summit Summer Jr., Summit Summer Intermediate, and Summit Summer Sr. Keep in mind that with these amazing themes, we also provide a daily swimming program, which is included (weather-dependant). Another cool feature this year is our Summit Leaders (for ages 12 to 15 only free programming) in Training program! Inquire for more information.
The Think Sun Preschool offers fun, creative half-day camps for 3, 4, and 5 year olds. Seasoned teachers with 29 years of experience. Crafts, music, and lots of play. For more details and registration information, visit the website.
We have everything you are looking for! Comic/Fantasy, Sports, Adventure, Arts, Outdoor play, and more for ages 3 to 14 with special guests, field trips, and swimming in our wave pool! Or drop in here and there in our half-day or full-day Daily Camps. Early and late care available at a reasonable daily or weekly rate. Calgary’s most affordable camps and proud partner of KidSport and Jumpstart funding programs.
With Calgary’s widest selection of quality summer camps, the University of Calgary is sure to have the perfect camp for your child! Camps range from our flagship Mini University arts, science, Broadway, active gaming, medicine, etc.! Camps, Schulich Minds in Motion (science and engineering) camps, LEGO® camps, Veterinary Medicine, Urban Design, Dinos Athletic development camps, power-skating camps, computer game development camps, Director’s Cut filmmaking camps, and many more! Our fun programs are designed and run by University of Calgary faculties with content that supports Alberta Learning curriculum, created by subject matter experts. Pre- and post-camp care is available.
Imagine a world where curious kids become hands-on inventors who discover they’re lovingly crafted by God. Join us from August 21 to 25. Everyone welcome throughout the year for our ongoing family events from infant to adult.
Fabulous, full-day summer camps for Grades 1 to 6 for nine weeks. Our days are full of arts and crafts, games, activities, and amazing field trips. Free pre- and post-child care available. Reasonable weekly rates/professional transportation. We are a government, licensed, accredited program with low child/adult ratios. Our qualified staff are trained in child care, First-Aid, and have obtained a police check. We are commuter-friendly. Hope to see you soon.
Ignite your imagination! Discover Vecova’s exciting and educational summer day camps, like Mini Chefs, Amazing Artists, Mad Scientists, Engineering for Kids, and more! Vecova Recreation Centre provides a welcoming and inclusive environment where safety and fun for campers is our highest priority. For children of all abilities ages 5 to 14.
From multi-activity and sport-specific camps to outdoor and overnight camps, we have camps to suit any kid from ages 3 to 17! Make it a fun, active summer - unplugged. Choose from Camp YMCA multi-activity camps (at six YMCA locations); Camp Riveredge outdoor camps (in central south Calgary); or a Camp Chief Hector overnight camp (just an hour west of Calgary). For more details, visit our camp guide at ymcacalgary.org/camps. Register today - camps are filling fast!
YW Parent Link Centre offers free early childhood development programs for families with young children. We also offer summer programs specifically for new and expecting parents such as Infant Massage, Baby Babble, Toddler Treasures, and more. Learn more or drop in today!
Come enjoy the most magical summer yet! With YYC PRINCESS summer camps, your children will embark on magical adventures in Flower crowns with Rapunzel, Painting with Anna and Olaf, Snow Globes with Elsa, Candle Making with Belle, Self-Defence with Snow White, as well as daily dancing, singing, fitness, and daily self-acceptance! For ages 3 and up. Children must be potty trained. Full- and half-day camps available!
Adventurers has been providing Calgary’s families with high-quality child care since 1991. All of our programs are licensed and accredited, which includes our summer camp offerings. We provide summer camps on a weekly basis, with operating hours of 7am to 5:30pm, at a rate of $200 per week. Our camps provide a great opportunity for children to learn new skills, make new friends, and discover new talents! Contact us for more information.
The Calgary Corn Maze & Fun Farm provides an unforgettable experience, where fun meets the farm! Campers will enjoy award-winning fun including the petting farm, zip lines, ropes course, miniature train, mini-golf, jumping pillows, giant slides, many playground activities, and so much more! Day campers also have an indoor, full-service area for extreme weather. Half- and full-day programs, lunches/snacks, and before-/after-care offered.
Camp JCC is open to everyone! We offer a variety of fun themed general and specialized half- and full-day camps for children 3 to 12 years old. Whether your child loves sports, arts, dance, LEGO®, technology, or drama, we have a camp for you! All our camps include fun indoor and outdoor activities, as well as a weekly out trip. Pre/post camp and lunch programs are also available.
Nature, sports, swimming, or art? Let The City of Calgary help your kids beat summertime boredom with one of our quality instructed day camps. Offering a variety of fun, physically active and educational day camps at dozens of locations, we offer something for all interests and abilities, at very affordable rates, close to home. To see which program may be right for your child, visit calgary.ca/daycamps.
Cobb’s Adventure Park & Corn Maze provides active summer camps for energetic kids ages 6 to 12! Kids participate in over 40 different activities throughout the week including our Kangaroo Petting Zoo, Climbing Wall, Bouncy Houses, Pedal Carts, Tractor Ride, Giant Slides, Archery Tag, Zorbz, Eurobungy, Ropes Course, crafts, science experiments, and much more! Lunch and before-/after-care are available. All our camps are 30 per cent off until June 1, 2018!
No two days in Guiding are the same! With the widest range of activities and units in every community, Guiding gives girls a chance to try different experiences every time. If your daughter is looking for fun and friendship, make sure she joins us today. Girls ages 5 to 17+ welcome. Women Leaders are needed in all communities. Volunteer today!
Kids ages 6 and up are invited to become museum explorers! Discover cool facts and ideas about art and culture with hands-on activities throughout Glenbow’s galleries. Programs are designed for groups of five or more kids (maximum 30). Perfect for daycares, birthday parties, and home schoolers. Programs are 75 minutes long and can be booked at any time during museum hours; book more than one for a full morning/afternoon experience.
Headwater Kids Camp is your one-stop shop for fun and educational youth programming. From robotics and sports to leadership and art, participants will have a blast in our morning and afternoon camps (before- and after-care is available). We’re located at the Calgary Academy school facility, and our specially-trained instructors will make sure every child has fun and learns something! Sibling discounts available.
Adventures in Science Day Camp is for ages 11 to 14. This camp runs from July 16 to August 10. Explore technology through history! Discover more about the world around you by looking at how things were done in the past. Home on the Range is an overnight summer camp for ages 11 to 14. This camp runs from July 2 to August 24. This program will let young pioneers experience the Park from sunup to sundown for five days.
We offer fun weekly half-day and monthly full-day summer camps for children ages 3 to 6. We have different themes and your child will enjoy a variety of activities and a fun time in our indoor playground. You will receive a free family membership for July and August. Go to our website and register for any of our award-winning day camps for lots of summer fun!
We offer a variety of themed summer camps for children ages 3 to 6. We will explore, discover, and learn through play. Each camp will include themed crafts, activities, games, music, movement, stories, and play! Check out our website for the great themes we have planned, and come join us this summer!
Kids U introduces summer camp programs for July and August. Available five days a week, we offer movement-based and Reggio-inspired camps for children ages 3 to 6. Children ages 6 to 12 can choose from a variety of themes at the SoccerGenius Centre (drop-off and pick-up available at select Kids U locations). Prices starting at $250 per week. For more information, visit kidsu.ca.
Leap n’ Learn Summer Programs - Summer camps for ages 5 to 12: Explore, inspire, discover, and challenge yourself. Young children are highly-charged and have inquisitive young minds and they learn best through direct, hands-on experiences with people and objects. Your child will have the opportunity to learn, grow, make new friends, and try new activities. Summer Preschool: for ages 3 to 5: Fun, educational, exciting opportunities for your children to learn about the world and themselves. There will be ample opportunities for outdoor play and fun.
Mid-Sun Summer Day Camps offer programs for children ages 5 to 12. The Sunsations camps go on field trips and visit the lake every week. In addition to the off-site trips, your camper will spend the week playing games, staying active, and building friendships. Or if your camper wants to learn a new skill, we offer a unique variety of Specialty Camps. For more details, check out our website!
Our MRU Kids camps are for ages 5 to 17. Whatever your child’s interest - sports, art, computers, science, theatre, leadership, engineering - MRU Kids has something they will love. Campers have so much fun they don’t even notice they are learning at the same time. Daily recreation and pooltime included. Lunch programs available. Celebrating over 25 years!
Pre-Kindergarten and Out of School Care (OSC) Services offer an annual summer camp for ages 5 to Grade 6 at Hope Lutheran Church: 3527 Boulton Road NW. Options to register in two week segments or all summer. Have fun with art, games, off-site trips, a pizza party, and more. Younger children enjoy our well-equipped classroom, including centres for free play. Older children enjoy clubs and activities suited for their age group. Varying themes.
Weekly fun includes STEM activities, zSpace in our Augmented Reality lab, a variety of athletics in our gym and outside on our field, fine arts, and creative free play. Field trips at least once per week. Price: $250 for a full week or $75 for individual days (must be at least two days per week). Registration is due June 1. Payment for camp will be processed on June 15, with a no-cancellation policy.
Weekly activities include nature walks, playground and gym time, sprinkler fun, free play with lots of toys including a sandbox, cars, trains, dolls, arts & crafts, and more! Once a week, there will be a special visitor to give a presentation on animals, magic, science experiments, or fine art. Price: $275 for a full week or $75 for individual days (must be at least two days per week). Registration is due June 1. Payment for camp will be processed on June 15, with a no-cancellation policy.
Scouts Canada is a co-ed youth development program run by volunteers who inspire adventures and experiences that create lasting memories. Scouts Canada - creating better leaders today for tomorrow.
Full immersion in a very loving and enriched Reggio-inspired program. Also offering summer camps. The best place for your child to grow and learn Spanish.
ACAD is where your child designs their creative life with a range of exciting summer camps for kids (ages 9 to 12) and teens (ages 13 to 16). Students learn from our experts - friendly professional artists and designers - who guide students to develop new skills with confidence. We provide an open, supportive studio environment for students to explore their ideas, master new materials and techniques while having fun. ACAD is the summer camp destination for budding artists and designers.
A place and space where summer creativity begins! Each camp offers focused art education and practice in a specific medium to increase skill development and express creativity. Start with a drawing camp and move on to painting, sculpting, or art journaling. Students develop creativity and self-confidence they need to keep making art for the rest of summer and forever. Never hear “I’m bored” again! Maximum 10 to 12 students are led by a professional artist and one or two assistants.
Artistic Endeavours is an in-and-outdoor summer camp designed to be a positive and nurturing place for children to experiment with and develop their artistic creativity. We will work on individual and collaborative projects that aim to develop creativity, curiosity, problem-solving, and self-confidence through the Arts. Come experience the joy of creation and unlock your artistic potential! Our week-long camps run from July 9 to August 17 from 8am to 4pm. Discounts available! For more information, visit facebook.com/AEArtCamp.
Programs in July - Cassa Musical: ages 9 to 21. Cassa Kids: introduction to the arts for ages 4 to 10, half-/full-days. Cassa Playwrights: students write and perform their play, ages 7 to 12, half-/full-days. Cassa Composers for musicians: ages 12 to adult. Cassa Piano: for pianists ages 9 to 19. Cassa Pedagogy for piano teachers and advanced students. Cassa Recital open to the public. Cassa Adult Piano, all levels. Cassa Jazz: for pianists ages 12 to adult.
Summer Art Stars! Camp for Kids with Danielle Bartlette. There are three timeslots to choose from: 9am to 12:30pm: $175 + GST; 12:30 to 4pm: $175 + GST; and 9am to 4pm: $325 + GST. Monday, July 2 to Friday, July 6 or Monday, August 13 to Friday, August 17. Summer Art Stars’children will have many activities to keep them busy. There will be outside park time, so the kids can burn off some energy and get fresh air. All supplies included. Please bring in a lunch/snack. Monday: Painting. Tuesday: Drawing. Wednesday: Clay. Thursday: Collage. Friday. Mixed Media.
Pinnovate is the place to be for kids’camps all year long! We offer half-day Maker and Painter Camps for the summer and for all school breaks and holidays. Let your children learn a variety of painting and crafting techniques at Canada’s first DIY Studio! Each camp day has a unique and customizable DIY or paint project and a variety of lunch options for all children to enjoy! All details and registration can be done at our website.
Half-day art camps from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Every day, we will paint, snack, and craft! Daily snacks are included in the price and on Thursday, we will make our own pizza! Day one, we will do a painting on canvas. Day two, we will make a wooden sign. Day three, we will do abstract art. Day four, we will paint and learn to make pizza from scratch. Daily registration available for $55 + GST. All four sessions: $220 + GST.
Young Rembrandts has locations throughout the city! Our workshops are versatile, educational, and affordable. We believe that all children can and should be taught to draw. New projects each day keep it fun, fresh, and engaging; with pastel camps for those wanting to broaden their experience. Participation in Young Rembrandts empowers children with skills, confidence, and knowledge. A different kind of learning and a powerful kind of fun!
Conveniently located in Kensington, this interactive culinary centre provides weeklong full-day camps that will nurture every kid’s inner chef! A fun, active, hands-on environment with cooking activities that focuses on natural ingredients and a really big “Yum” factor. All snacks and meals are provided, and allergies and dietary restrictions can be accommodated. Suitable for kids 8 to 13 years old.
Learn to grow, cook, and preserve your own food! We’re changing the way we eat for a healthier community. Hands-on classes and programs for children with their parents, and for adults and teens, too! Summer and PD day cooking camps and garden club for kids to discover their inner foodie! Various locations in Calgary. Schedule and registration available on our website. Join us for Edible Fun!
Summer camps at Alberta Ballet School is a great way to introduce your child to dance, develop emerging skills, or intensively train during the summer season - all while having fun! Each of our summer programs include live accompaniment and an informal demonstration on the final day. Pre-program care is available for some camps. All levels of experience welcome. Join us this August!
Dance with France summer camp is a great experience for kids of all ages and abilities. Students have the opportunity to try different styles, which can help new students choose their favorites and returning students get back into shape for the Fall. We offer two different levels based on age/dance experience and everyone will participate in Hip Hop, Ballet, Jazz, Tap/Stomp, Acrobatics, Modern, Breakdance, and Musical Theatre. Parents and friends are invited to see the Star Power showcase.
Dance classes and camps for youth ages 2 to 18. DJD offers something most other dance studios don’t: a fun, non-competitive environment, which means the focus of our classes is on learning to love dance, not learning specific moves for a recital. Our experienced and exceptional teachers know how to guide and encourage your child in their transition from beginner to advanced dancer.
Summer Camps and Programs for ages 2 to 16! Baby Steps: Creative Tots Club (ages 2 to 4); Preschool Dance Classes and Camps: ages 4 to 6; Various Summer Dance, Acrobatic, and Circus Camps for ages 6 to 16 for beginners to advanced levels! Pre- and post-care options available! Prices as low as $180 for a full day, weeklong camp with our early-bird rates!
Summer programs at Evolutions School of Dance are a great way to expand your child’s dance knowledge, continue their dance training, meet new people, engage in new styles of dance, or try dance for the very first time! We have a variety of programs: for the little one who loves to move, the ballet loving pre-teen, for the experienced dancer, or those new to dance, and much, much more!
Take a trip around the world, go on enchanted fairytale adventures, enjoy the best of ballet and Broadway, learn dance moves of a true ninja, explore multimedia arts. Make summer awesome in our summer dance camps and you won’t be hearing the words: “Mom, I’m bored!”July 16 to 20 and August 20 to 24; Half-days: ages 3 to 6; Full-days: ages 6 to 12; “Around the World Tuesdays”: one-day-per-week camp, July 10 to August 14. Select individual days or register for all five.
2014 Winner of a Parents’Choice Award! Come dance with the best as we celebrate over 40 years of dance education - from the inside out. MWDA has a mandate to develop strong technical skills hand-in-hand with the joy of artistic expression within the ‘non-competitive’philosophy. Shana (Bachynski) Eriksen, A.R.A.D. R.T.S., and a staff of very knowledgeable, qualified, and dedicated dance educators offer a variety of dance classes.
PULSE summer dance camps are a great way to learn what Hip Hop is all about! Learn Breaking, Popping, Locking, Hip Hop, and House! Campers will also learn the history of these dances and how they have changed over time. Other activities include learning other elements of Hip Hop culture: DJ’ing, Graffiti Art, and MC’ing, ending with an in-studio sharing celebration. Don’t miss out on this exciting and fun week of learning!
Join us for summer sampler classes in Ballet, Tap, Cheerleading, Acro, Hip Hop, and Jazz! Let your child get the full flavor of dance with our exciting sampler classes that capture the imagination. Our classes are an educational opportunity for your child to learn about the world of dance while making new friends and having fun!
Join us for an action-packed summer at Altadore Gymnastic Club! Camps are completely redesigned with fun in mind! Our qualified coaches work with campers in many different areas of gymnastics including Bars, Beams, Tumbling, and Trampolines with a variety of challenging games and fun activities. Each of our theme weeks include special guests, activities, and pizza lunch on Fridays for full-day campers!
The Calgary Gymnastics Centre offers programs for all ages and levels from 4 months to Adult. With two locations in Calgary (Canada Olympic Park and Country Hills Boulevard), we offer quality gymnastics instruction to each participant registered in our programs. Regardless if you are a recreational athlete looking for a little fun and fitness, or an international athlete ‘Going for the Gold,’the Calgary Gymnastics Centre has it all!
We offer preschool, recreational, and competitive gymnastics and cheerleading conveniently located at Memorial Drive and Shaganappi Trail. Calgary’s longest and most experienced Cheer Program in Calgary, cheering 13 years strong! Day camps also available. Our experienced instructors will make sure it is an experience your child will flip over!
Action-packed camps for preschoolers and youth! Day camps feature unique activities including circus, gymnastics, stunts, and more! Preschool camps feature a fun theme and Youth camps end the week with a performance. Flip Under the Big Top is a weeklong intensive circus training camp, open to youth and teens that culminates with two style performances with proceeds donated to KidSport. Drop-in classes offer fun fitness for the whole family all summer long!
Gymtastics is offering fantastic, fun-filled active summer camps. Great theme weeks, for all levels, and let’s not forget our super energetic staff! Our coaches lead a variety of tumbling and trampoline, sports, games, gymnastics activities, and so much more! A great way to stay active this summer! Camps run all summer long. Register for a full- or half-day of gymnastics fun! Spaces fill quickly!
Summer camp is open to everyone with or without Martial Arts experience. Build creativity, confidence, and friendship. Learn self-defence, Martial Arts, and much more with creative camp activities! For more information about our popular summer camp program, give us a call or register online.
Experience a fun and educational summer camp at Master Rim’s TaeKwonDo, the provider of world-class Martial Arts education. Children will learn self-defence and character development, all while having lots of fun! The program will be run by two-time world champion, Master Charlie Chong, and qualified instructors. Conveniently located in southwest and northwest Calgary.
Master Joo-han Cha, 7th-degree black belt, M.Sc., B.Phys.Ed., combines his competition success, coaching experience, and academic credentials to offer year-round, high-quality Tae Kwon Do classes for all ages (3-and-a-half years +) and all abilities. A four-time Korean National champion, Master Cha has the competition and coaching background to build future champions, as well as the energy and enthusiasm to lead classes that children and parents will love.
Yu’s Taekwondo School applies the philosophies and teachings of traditional Korean Martial Arts, along with state-of-the-art, modern self-defence techniques to achieve total fitness of the body and mind. Our specially-designed program will help you in both business and in daily life. After just a few weeks of training, you should notice improvement in your energy levels, flexibility, and overall health. Children, Family, and Adult classes available.
Come sing with us…the music experience of a lifetime awaits! CantaréChildren’s Choir invites boys and girls ages 6 to 18 to join one of our four award-winning ensembles led by Artistic Director Catherine Glaser-Climie. Younger singers, ages 3 to 7, are welcome to join our Kodály early childhood program. No prior music experience is necessary! Now in our Southeast (Sundance) and Central (Beltline) rehearsal locations.
Music lessons for experienced or beginners, ages 5 and up. Our summer program offers regular classes or our ‘Beginners Trial Program’for piano, keyboard, and organ. The Beginners Trial Program provides the student with six to eight lessons, a music book, and the loan of an instrument. A great way to get started! Register today.
Kodály Music Explorers has been Calgary’s most beloved early childhood music program for more than 20 years. Children ages 3 to 7 are nurtured by Artistic Director Catherine Glaser-Climie to discover the music within - singing, rhymes, movement, games, and much more - and allow children to discover and develop their own singing voice and lay the foundation of musical knowledge that will instill a lifelong love of music.
Learn to Sing Clearly and with Beauty! Would you like to learn how to sing with confidence and strength? Leila Keith Studios offers solo or group classes to students to learn the art of singing. We have done this for over 20 years. Book your lessons today. Summer and September lessons are already filling up. Call, text, or email. In the case of full classes or appointments, students will be waitlisted. Call/email: 403-818-1802; email@example.com.
Several summer programs and camps such as “Rock Skool”; “Glee Club”; “Rock Drumming”; “Preschool Piano Party”; “Fiddle Camp”; “School of Pop”and more are available at select locations. Contact our lesson centres for details and availability. We have a wide variety of carefully-chosen professional instructors offering year-round music lessons in most any instrument. Instruments also available for rent and purchase.
Rhythm is the cornerstone of dance and music. With a drum in hand, each student will have fun exploring rhythms from around the world in a group setting. Musically-inspired activities, outdoor time, and GarageBand makes for a packed week of new skills and fun! Full-week summer camps run July and August. Register by calling Christine and find your rhythm with Summer Beat!
Cartoons and Video Games Camp: Learn fun songs on the Piano and Ukulele. Full/half days. Northwest/Southwest locations. No experience necessary. Enjoy Music! Violin Movie Theme: for ages 7 and up. Guitar Popular Hits: for ages 9 and up.
School of Rock Calgary offers five-day rock boot camps. Our camps accommodate musicians of all skill levels who play guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and vocals. Our camps are perfect for musicians ages 6 to 18 with or without any musical experience. Students will develop their musicianship and learn new skills in a creative and fun environment. At the end of the camp, the kids will perform a live show for friends and family. All campers receive a School of Rock T-shirt and discounts on private lessons.
Solfeo Music Academy brings better music to the world one student at a time. Different students require different teaching approaches. Make sure that your student has the option to select the learning style that is best suited for them. We offer 30-minute, 45-minute and one-hour lessons, private lessons, and 45-minute group lessons. Our music teachers have university training in the instruments that they teach. Register now.
This summer, get ready to Gleek Out! at the Performing Arts Youth Centre. Sing, dance, and act in a weeklong show choir experience, guided by talented performing arts professionals. Learn the music, write the script, add the dance moves, record a CD, dress in costume, and star in a showcase performance at week’s end. Try something new - no experience necessary. Before- and after-care is available.
Summer camps and year-round programs for beginners to competitive athletes looking to represent their country. Beginner programs focus on safety working around horses and on a farm. Hands-on programs teach basic horsemanship and riding skills. Confidence around horses is built through a variety of activities including formal instruction, mounted games, and unmounted sessions.
Amazing Animal Experiences... and a Delightfully Fun Farm Day Camp. Fresh air, delightful animals, pure fun…on Calgary’s doorstep! Age-appropriate farm activities with different animal highlights daily. Excellent leaders (many previous campers); cool, memorable, educational programming. Before-/after-care, lunch and snack programs. Age groups: 3 to 4 years; 4 to 5 years; 5 to 7 years; 8 to 11 years; 12 to 14 years. Meet old friends; make new friends. Healthy, happy junior farmers enjoying summer out on the farm. Butterfield Acres - consistently a Calgary’s Child Parents’ Choice Award winner.
Camp Fur, Fins and Feathers is a place where kids connect with animals. Our goal is to provide an opportunity for children to interact and learn about the animals that share our world. An enthusiastic staff of instructors and friendly animals give your child an enriching experience filled with hands-on animal encounters, fun activities, and crafts. As they have fun, campers learn respect, compassion, and how to provide a lifetime of care for animals.
Reptile Camps are back! Our exciting programs return this summer including new July dates at our northwest and southeast locations. Each month, campers explore different themes within the world of reptiles and amphibians. Campers will learn about and interact with animals from around the world and learn about their natural habitats, life cycles, and how to properly care for them as pets. Join us for a reptile adventure at Calgary Reptile Parties' Reptile Camps!
From tots starting at 4 years old to teens in Grade 9, join us and explore the zoo in our weeklong day camps running July 3 to August 24. Kids will have the chance to learn about giant pandas and much more! Qualified staff design original programs so kids can experience the zoo in a totally unique way. Each week includes animal encounters, zoo tours, and a hat with every registration. Bagged lunch and before-/after-care options are available.
The most engaging, inspiring, and fun Summer Camp ever! With 37 acres and 11 over-the-top experiences, your child will be outdoors, active, engaged, learning, and having fun! Campers will be able to interact and care for the Granary Road animals, experience the pods in our Active Learning Park, and will also have the chance to take part in games, science experiments, and crafts relating to their Camp’s weekly theme.
Horse Sense Summer Camp. During July and August, we offer a fun-filled, week-long adventure on horseback for children ages 6 to 16. Participants are bussed to and from Calgary and area daily. Each weekly session focuses on safety, basic riding skills, and the importance of caring for horses. For more information, visit our website.
Kayben’s summer day camps are a week of natural play, fuelled by imagination, where building and creating come first. The campers will go back to nature, back to a time where you could spend the day outside, making your own fun. Guided by enthusiastic and trained staff, campers will interact with the animals, listen to nature, play, and contribute to the farm.
An all-day English riding camp where students will learn English riding skills and basic horsemanship, taught by qualified riding instructors. We plan to ride for at least an hour twice a day, as well as caring for your own horse throughout the day. Camp dates are July 2 to 6 and July 9 to 13 from 9am to 4pm. Camp is $500 per week. Before- and after-care is available at an extra cost. If you can’t wait for camp, we offer lessons all year long.
TimberNook offers high quality, unique outdoor play experiences for children. This program integrates sensory experiences, imagination, and nature for all kids. The TimberNook curriculum weaves together the therapeutic benefits of nature with activities that inspire children to think creatively, to accept challenges, and even to learn from failure. Join us for summer camps, home school opportunities, after-school programs, special evening adventures by candle-light, and birthday parties. Come and play the TimberNook way!
Brickineers activities nurture children’s curiosity creating and programming robots and designing computer games. After-school classes and camps are designed to match intellectual needs of children in different stages of growth. Robotic equipment is state of the art and children do not have to share workstations. The fun is in creative design and collaboration; the pride is in the build. Facilitated by an Electrical Engineer and experienced educator!
Calgary’s leading LEGO® and Robotics provider! Certified teachers deliver projects with themes that inspire kids’creative imaginations and help them understand how things work in a fun, social setting! Hands-On, Minds-On STEM Building Camps: design, construction, and testing using brick sculptures, technic machines, and LEGO® art mosaics with maker/inventor challenges. Technology and Innovation Camps: coding, robotics, and game design. 15 Engaging Themes across 12 Locations. Half-, Full-, and Single-Day options. Pre/Post-care at Creativity Centre.
We help to empower your kids with the confidence and skills to be Creators and Innovators in New Media (and we have fun, too!). Byte Camp is returning this summer with its popular Creative Technology camps in Calgary! Since 2003, over 20,000 kids have been exploring their digital creativity in our Game Design, Animation, Coding, Video Editing, and other new media classes. Join us this summer at 40-day camps in eight convenient locations around Calgary, 9am to 4pm, ages 9 to 12 and 11 to 14.
Let their imagination run wild this summer with our STEM-based summer camps. Coding, MinecraftEDU, 3D Printing, Robotic, Junior explorers, and much more! We have it all; get ready for an adventure! EFK offers a diverse selection of themed camps to give your child the summer of a lifetime. Keep their growing minds engaged, even when school's out! We encourage kids to explore their inner engineer through innovation, collaboration, and play.
Headwater Learning Centres at Calgary Academy offers a visual math program designed to help any student learn math differently through game-based activities. Our personalized reading and writing programming helps students in the areas they need it most: whether they’re struggling, improving their foundational skills, or looking for new challenges. Our specially-trained instructors offer this program in two-week blocks over the summer or 10-session blocks during the school year.
Looking for fun, interactive summer camps that ignite your child’s curiosity? Idea Lab Kids provides STEAM camps, where Engineering, Technology, and Science meets Arts and Social Sciences. At Idea Lab, children learn through hands-on activities and limitless fun. Our camps are designed to encourage critical thinking, problem-solving, and a great deal of imagination! Drone engineering, 3D Printing, Coding, Robotics, Movie Studio, Augmented Reality, and much more! Half-day and Full-day options.
We will help you develop your kids into smart, tech-minded individuals who will make you feel proud. Sign your kids up to our one-of-a-kind IQ boosting robotics, coding, 3D printing, VR programming, and mobile app development camps, classes, Hackathons, and workshops. Check out our YouTube channel, JunioTech Kids Academy, for cool videos with NAO robots that our kids make! Join us now! We are a two-time Alberta FLL robotics champion!
Unleash your child’s inner scientist with a Mad Science summer camp! One of the longest-running science camp providers, making summer fun for 23 years! Offering four new camps yearly, each highly researched and developed with structured lesson plans, and led by professional and experienced Mad Scientists. Campers get hands-on and take home daily projects, including robots! Free pre- and post-care from 8:30am to 4:30pm. A Parents’ Choice Award First Place Winner in 2016, 2017, and 2018.
Roots 2 STEM offers weeklong summer camps focused on fun, hands-on learning in our 4,000 square foot ‘Lab of Discovery.’Exciting programs this year include: robotics, coding for girls, aeronautical engineering, Mars exploration, Star Wars, space camp, app development, photography, special effects and graphic design. Our experienced engineering instructors will help your child learn new skills and build their confidence in science, technology, engineering, math, and the arts.
Calling all future astronauts and pilots! Give your child the chance to explore science, space, and aviation this summer at SpacePort, located at the Calgary International Airport.
Between Friends Camp Bonaventure is open to campers with and without disabilities. Summer day camps and overnights are organized into age-appropriate groups. Activities accommodate all ability levels to help participants challenge and grow their individual potential. Typical staff to participant ratio is 1:4 with options of 1:2 up to 1:6. Members who require 1:1 support are welcomed with their Personal Aide. Before- and after-care, and financial assistance is available.
For children/teens ages 8 to 18 with Learning Disabilities/ADHD, Camp Amicus offers day camps in Calgary. Campers participate in a wide variety of activities including canoeing, swimming, games, crafts, and much more. Camp goals are to increase a camper’s confidence, self-esteem, and social skills in a fun and safe environment. A low camper-to-counsellor ratio is provided. We also have Teen Leadership Camp for 13 to 18 year olds. Financial assistance is available.
Alien In-Line Skate (AIL) Camp expert instructors will provide a fun summer camp experience for kids ages 6 to 8 and 9 to 12! Basic skating skills are introduced and reviewed so all can enjoy camp activities at a similar level. Original and fun, AIL activities and games on skates are incorporated to build and further develop skating proficiency. Unique tricks and special skating skills are taught. Traditional camp activities will also be incorporated.
Come join us at Bolder Climbing Community for some fun climbing and games. Our experienced instructors have a fun week of climbing games and adventure planned for your young climbers. These camps are intended for kids with little to no experience climbing. We will teach your kids the fundamentals of climbing while keeping them on their toes with new exciting games and challenges. No experience needed!
Let’s Climb Together! There are three convenient locations: Stronghold Northwest, Chinook Southeast, and our newest facility: Hanger Northeast. It has a new ClimbPark with exciting vertical challenge elements designed with fun in mind. We have a Jump Tower, Maze, Balance Pillars, Freefall Slide, Speed walls, and more. Come test yourself on our walls or book a birthday party, kids climbing camp, lesson, team-building group, or join a training team.
July and August summer camps for budding young filmmakers! Participants will spend five days learning the basics of movie-making through collaborative and hands-on workshops where they will get to write, direct, shoot, and edit a film. Upon completion, their film will be premiered at a public gala screening at CSIF.
First Serve Tennis is an affordable introductory tennis program offered throughout Calgary communities for ages 5 to 17. You can choose between morning, full-day (Varsity Only), and afternoon weekly lessons. First Serve Tennis is offered in Shawnessy, Patterson, North Glenmore Park, Stanley Park, Discovery Ridge, Varsity Community Centre, and Foothills Athletic Park.
Summer Youth Sailing Camps for youth ages 5 to 14 are a fun, affordable way to learn how to sail small boats under the instruction of nationally-certified instructors. Camps include both land- and water-based training. Other sailing and social activities include Family Friday Evenings; Wednesday Night Racing; Youth Racing Team; and Weekend Regattas. Visit glenmoresailingclub.com for details and the calendar of year-round social and sailing events.
The JVCentre is a high performance volleyball facility focused on developing the total athlete. Athletes can access strength training, yoga/barre classes, and on-court volleyball skill sessions. We offer various training opportunities ranging from introductory camps (ages 6 to 14) to elite position specific training with Team Canada and USport athletes (ages 14 to 18). JVCentre also rents out courts to club and community teams. Check out our website to discover a new way to train.
CoreSPORT and SPORTainment is our exclusive two-pronged approach to delivering some of the coolest, most innovative, and exhilarating summer camp programming out there for ages 4 to 12. CoreSPORT everyday activities include free pre- and post-care, swim lessons, and sport discovery. Campers will experience the Ninja Chamber, Trampoline Park and Outdoor Skate Park, and more as part of the SPORTainment weekly activities. Sport Partner Camps include Dive, Fencing, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Swimming, Synchronized Swimming, Water Polo, and Olympic Pentathlon.
Rocky Mountain Diving Club is for children eager to develop skills in a variety of sports under professional supervision. Participants can expect to learn basic gymnastic, swimming, and trampoline skills, as well as diving techniques. Campers will get the chance to jump off the one- and three-metre diving boards, as well as the tower boards. This summer camp will also include an opportunity for participants to play in the gymnasium, engage in water games, and enjoy some outdoor play activities, too.
Royal City Soccer Club is celebrating its 26th Annual Summer Soccer Camps: the #1 grassroots soccer camp in Canada. Open to boys and girls ages 5 to 13, we offer our camps in 12 different locations throughout Calgary during July and August.
Known for its hands-on learning environment and non-traditional offerings, SAIT Summer Camps encourages youth to explore interests and future career options, learn new things, and make connections. Our fun and focused learning environment supports individual growth, independence, and self-awareness. Each year, summer campers consist of aspiring culinary artists, scientists, business leaders, athletes, engineers, and tradespeople interested in using the many programming options to sharpen skills and discover new ones.
Train like a Trojan! Our camps are fun and great for children who love to move. Campers will develop teamwork and athletic expertise in our sport specific camps including Basketball, Volleyball, and Hockey camp. Try something new in our Get Up and Game or Multi-Sport Camp.
Sports Camps Canada (SCC) was founded in 2015 and is the official operator of Nike Tennis Camps in Canada. SCC partnered with the Osten & Victor Alberta Tennis Centre to provide the best in tennis instruction to participants of all skill levels. We continue to grow thanks to an outstanding community of tennis professionals and expect 2018 to be an amazing third year of business.
Stryker Sports offers age-appropriate skill development programs in basketball and volleyball for ages 6 through 15 following the Sport Canada Long-Term Athletic Development model. We offer programming in both sports for beginners through intermediate stages of competitive skills development. We offer a number of beginner and advanced camps in a number of locations in Calgary. New this summer is our two-sport camps with half a day of volleyball and half a day of basketball.
The Tennis Academy offers a variety of summer day camp options for ages 5 to 14. Two tennis lessons (with a certified professional), multi-sport activities, and lunch included daily with our Full-day Recreational Tennis Camp. One tennis lesson and multisport activities are included with our Half-day camp option. We are a designated Tennis Development Centre by Tennis Canada and the largest semi-private club in Western Canada.
Campers from ages 6 to 12 will be exposed to various STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) and Sports activities at the Royal Challengers Park. Fun and adventure for children from ages 2 to 5 with Creative Arts, Little Space Explorers, Bookworms (Early Love of Reading), Little Engineers, and Early Number Sense themes at the Royal Kids Preschool. Registration is now open! Limited spots are filling up fast!
July and August summer camps for budding young filmmakers! Participants will spend five days learning the basics of movie-making through collaborative and hands-on workshops where they will get to write, direct, shoot, and edit a film. Upon completion, their film will be premiered at a public gala screening at CSIF.
It’s The Summer of Survival here at CYPT, which means we’re up to all kinds of survival-themed drama fun! Hungry for Hunger Games? Indulging in Divergent? Or maybe you just love to act! Join us for our weeklong, two-week and teen-intensive camps in north and south Calgary locations - a perfect theatrical getaway for dramatic kids ages 4 to 18. This summer, let the Games begin!
Explore the world of live performance with experienced artists who love to share their passion for theatre. Wild ideas, ridiculous characters, and silly voices all welcome! Campers perform their theatrical creations at the end of camp and gain confidence, communication tools, and friends along the way. Located in Kingsland (July) and Marda Loop (August). Half-hour of childcare included at the start and end of the day.
SBT offers one- and three-week summer camp sessions, with optional Before- and After-Care at our Northwest location. One-week camps (Calgary Northwest, Southwest, Airdrie, Cochrane) give students the opportunity to work on theatre fundamentals and to create their own show for family and friends. Three-week Summer Spotlight Program (Calgary Northwest, Downtown) gives students who want a greater challenge a musical theatre intensive experience, culminating in a one-act musical public performance.
The Diagnostic Reading Centre of Calgary (DRCC) is a specialized private reading clinic which provides diagnostic language and literacy assessment, intervention, and consultation services for individuals with persistent and significant challenges in reading, writing, and/or language development. Dr. Karen Vavra (B.Ed., M.Ed., Ph.D.), the founding director of the DRCC, has extensive knowledge and background in language and literacy development, assessment, and education.
Led by our registered Speech-Language Pathologists and Therapy Assistants. Evidence-based treatment techniques implemented within a fun and nurturing environment. Build oral communication, language skills, speech sound production, literacy skills, and peer interaction.
Join us at the Academy for our full-day and half-day camps. Our Lil Learners camp is designed for ages 4 to 6 to build on their Math and Reading skills. Full-day camps include Math and Language Arts instruction with an exciting afternoon component including Art, Science, Coding, and Secret Agent skills. For our older students, we offer morning programs to work ahead or catch up on Math, Chemistry, Physics, and Essay-Writing Concepts.
Inspiration through Olympic Math and Computer Programming (Grades 1 to 12), we provide specially-designed math courses and computer programming courses to all level of kids and teens during the summer season. We are fostering math and computer programming top students and champions for Calgary Elementary Math competition, Calgary Jr. High Math contest, Alberta High School Math contest, till Canadian, American, and international High School Math contests, without losing much fun.
Between Friends Camp Bonaventure is open to campers with and without disabilities. Summer day camps and overnights are organized into age-appropriate groups. Activities accommodate all ability levels to help participants challenge and grow their individual potential. Typical staff to participant ratio is 1:4 with options of 1:2 up to 1:6. Members who require 1:1 support are welcomed with their Personal Aide. Before- and after-care and financial assistance available.
For children/teens ages 9 to 16 with Learning Disabilities/ADHD, Camp Amicus offers overnight camps in Nordegg, Alberta. Campers participate in a wide variety of activities including horseback riding, swimming, canoeing, ropes courses, games, and more. Camp goals are to increase the campers' confidence, self-esteem, and social skills in a fun and safe environment. A low camper-to-counsellor ratio is provided. Transportation is provided from Calgary and Red Deer. Financial assistance is available.
The world of theatre is yours to explore this summer in Red Deer College’s state-of-the-art performing arts facilities. Work with a team of talented instructors, create alongside other young artists, and discover the tools theatre professionals use to shape stories on stage. At Artstrek, you’ll go beyond rehearsing lines and blocking scenes, you’ll investigate every element of theatre creation including acting, voice, movement, directing, and design. Be surprised by the shared community you’ll create in a week!
Camp Cadicasu is a traditional co-ed overnight camp in Kananaskis Country for children ages 8 to 15. For 87 years, we have been a haven for kids to experience the joys of summer and make new friends. Camp is the perfect place to unplug from routines and reconnect with nature. We give campers a safe space to be themselves without the pressure of modern society.
A local, volunteer-based charity providing low-income youths the opportunity to experience sponsored outdoor camps in the best possible learning environment so they can cast their dreams! Learn conservation, fishing, survival skills and Canadian history. Transportation provided by camp charter bus only. If you know a youth living in low income who could benefit from a fishing camp experience, please have them contact us. Volunteer opportunities also available.
Our weekly summer camp is six days/five nights off the shores of Beaver Mines Lake, looking up to Table Mountain. Send your child to camp for as little as $500 with group rates and early-bird pricing where they’ll experience outdoor skills like canoeing, hiking, climbing, tomahawk throwing, and ziplining! Special weeks for horseback riding and mountain biking. Just 2 hours, 30 minutes south of Calgary; we also offer bus transportation.
Camp Kasota West, located on the shores of Sylvan Lake, is a residential camp for children and youth. Trained counselors provide programming including archery, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, crafts, campfires, discovery hour. Specialty programs: Sailing and Counselors-in-Training. Transportation from Calgary provided. The camp is accredited by the Alberta Camping Association and the United Church. For more information and to register online, visit the website.
Our weekly summer camp is five days/four nights on beautiful Sylvan Lake. Family discounts and early-bird pricing allows you to send your child to camp for well under $300. Trained staff teach and let your child experience outdoor skills like archery, pioneering, climbing, canoeing, sailing. Camp Woods has become one of the summer camps families choose because it offers so much - and just 25 minutes west of Red Deer!
Home on the Range is an overnight summer camp for ages 11 to 14, which takes place from July 2 to August 24. This program will let young pioneers experience the Park from sunup to sundown for five days.
You belong at camp! This summer, join us on Sylvan Lake. You’ll meet friends, share delicious meals, and learn in a Christ-centered community. It’s part of Kuriakos’values of Belonging, Growth, and Togetherness. Programs include Family Camps (five-night or two-night), and two- to five-night kids’or youth camps with options in Music and Drama, Sports, or Canoe Trips. Campership funds available. Kuriakos is accredited by the Alberta Camping Association.
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