Summer is coming, and so are the summer camps! Here are some of the top picks by the Family Fun Canada in Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford and Beyond!
Bayside Camp and Retreat Centre – Summer Camps
Develop social and leadership skills, reconnect with the meaning of life, and focus on self-discovery through the guidance of loving and caring staff and group leaders. Join the Bayside Camp and Retreat Centre this summer and build confidence, faith, and friendship! Discover the story of God’s love in a safe and fun environment, while revitalizing in nature and spending time in the great outdoors! Located on almost 500 acres overlooking Third Pond, the campers will be kept busy all week with lots of fun summer activities including archery, canoeing, soccer, climbing wall, gaga ball, nature discovery, and the aqua park with the giant slip n’ slide! There are a lot of camps to choose from throughout the month of July and August! Visit https://baysidecamp.org/ for more details.
Brigadoon Village Summer Camps
All children should be given an opportunity to enjoy the camp experience. Brigadoon Village will offer 15 summer camps this year, giving extraordinary kids the chance to be ordinary! Each camp is designed to accommodate a health condition or life challenge. Each of these camp is unique and many of the participants are meeting for the first time! Sound exciting right?! Brigadoon Village Summer Camp is open from July 3 – September 2. Visit the village at 1650 North River Road, Aylesford. They also have an office at 5523A Young Street, Halifax or you can check their website at https://brigadoonvillage.org/
Canadian Parents for French (CPF) Summer Camps
Parents must enjoy camps too! Whether you want to refresh language skills over the summer months or provide an introduction to late French immersion CPF Nova Scotia Summer Camp is for you! The camp offers day and sleep-away camps and even virtual camps for all ages! Visit their website at https://ns.cpf.ca/en/youth/french-camps/ for more details on the camps prepared for you!
Camp de jour du Conseil communautaire du Grand-Havre
Get ready for a fun-filled summer ‘en français’! Make new friends, try new activities, and get ready for summer adventures with Camp de jour du Conseil communautaire du Grand-Havre! Camp de Jour is one of the only French-speaking camps in HRM which was founded in 1992 by the Conseil communautaire du Grand-Havre. The camp promotes the overall development of the Francophone community and all children who are able to communicate fully in French are eligible to attend. There are two different camps available for ages 4 to 9 and ages 10 to 13. Visit them at École du Carrefour, Dartmouth and École du Sommet, Halifax or their website at https://campdejour.uplifterinc.com/. Camps start from July 4 to August 26.
Halifax Dance Summer Camps
Start movin’ and groovin’ for the Halifax Dance Summer Camps this coming July and August! They offer many varieties and styles of dancing from hip hop, jazz, ballet, and even creative movement. They have highly qualified instructors making them a nationally recognized leader in dance education. Camps will be held in large studios that includes dance, daily arts and crafts as well. They are located at 1505 Barrington Street, Halifax. You can also check them out at https://www.hfxdance.ca/.
inesS® Circus – Summer Camps
Do your kids love to dance, spin, fly and twist? Do they always wanted to try Aerial stunts? Then they will enjoy the exhilarating Aerial Circus Summer Camp by inesS® Circus! These camps focus on learning Aerial Circus Arts like Aerial Silks, Aerial Hoop, Trapeze, Aerial Sling, and more as well as some ground acrobatics. Under the close supervision of their experienced instructors, you will develop towards harder and harder moves throughout the week. You can inquire at 1535 Dresden Row, Suite 203, Halifax or visit their website at https://www.iness.ca/
More details from these camps at https://www.familyfuncanada.com/halifax/summer-camp-guide/