Summer Camp
2019 ACTIVITY CAMPS
EACH WEEK OF THE SUMMER CAMP
  • Fun structured lessons in Dance, Gymnastics, and Martial Arts.
  • Lots of games, crafts and activities.
  • Special guests and excursions related to the weekly theme are incorporated to keep things engaging, energetic and educational. Day trips only apply to full day campers.
  • Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69.
CAMP HOURS
  • Monday to Friday 9:00-4:00 (except for holiday long weekend July 1 and August 5 no camp)
  • Extended care is available 7:00 am to 6:00 pm – No extra Charge – Indicate in comments when registering if before and after care is required.
PIZZA LUNCH FRIDAY
  • For full day campers
  • Campers with dietary restrictions should bring their own lunch.
  • Pizza day during Week 6 “Let’s Get Messy” will be on Thursday August 8.
WHAT TO BRING
  • Lunch – Please send nut free lunch
  • Snacks – Please send nut free snacks
  • Water Bottle
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Running Shoes
  • Change of Clothes
  • Bathing Suit & Towel – July 25th & August 15th
For the safety of all campers, The Dream Centre’s First Aid/CPR/AED certified staff are always present during camp programming.

WEEK 1
Colour Me Crazy
July 2nd to 5th – short week
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$189 Full week
$99 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Children will explore their creative side with a week that’s focused on arts and crafts. Included, will be a workshop by Dundas Valley School of Art to learn about colour theory and putting learning into practice with a fun art project. This week’s trip is to the Royal Botanical Gardens for some artistic activities outside.

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Wednesday, July 3rd, Royal Botanical Gardens, Art in the Outdoors and Seasonal Splendor programs
  • Thursday, July 4th, Special Guest, Sandy Greenblatt with Dundas Valley School of Art. Workshops will include colour theory and fun art projects inspired by famous artists

WEEK 2
Amazing Animal Adventures
July 8th to 12th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Everyone loves animals! Children will spend the week learning about animals by participating in fun filled games, activities and unicorns. The Dream Centre will welcome some fury guests to visit our campers, followed by a trip to the African Lion Safari.

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Special guest visit with real unicorns
  • Tuesday, July 9th, Visit from Animal Ambassadors
  • Thursday, July 11th, African Lion Safari, Safari Tour Bus, Animal Presentations; Pet’s Corner and Play Ground

WEEK 3
Spectacular Sports
July 15th to 19th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

This week is all about sports with campers 5 years and older having a lesson at Gravity Rock Climbing Gym, while those under 5 years old will participate in age appropriate sports and fitness related games and activities at The Dream Centre. All Campers will participate in a workshop about the sport of curling with a special presentation by Rocks and Rings.

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Tuesday, July 16th, Rocks and Rings, Curling Workshop
  • Friday, July 19th, Gravity Indoor Rock Climbing

WEEK 4
Splish Splash
July 22nd to 26th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Let’s explore our wet and wild world! Campers will participate several wet and wild games, crafts, activities. Campers will learn about caring for this precious resource with a visit from Green Venture and experience the fun of water at the splash pad at African Lion Safari.

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Tuesday, July 23rd, Visit by Green Venture - Water Conservation Workshop
  • Thursday, July 25th, African Lion Safari, Splash Pad and “African Queen” boat cruise

WEEK 5
Mad Science
July 29th to August 2nd
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Who’s mad about science? Campers will learn about chemistry, physics and biology through a Mad Scientist demonstration as well as games, crafts and activities. This week will learn about the power of steam with a visit to the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Tuesday July 30th, Hands-on Mad Scientist workshops catered to engage campers from 4-6 years old and 7 years and older
  • Thursday August 1st, Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology

WEEK 6
Let’s Get Messy!
August 6th to 9th - short week
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$189 Full week
$99 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

What a mess! This week will be the messiest ever with tons of hands on games, crafts and activities that are sure to leave no hands clean. Campers will learn about the history of chocolate, make chocolate art, truffles and more with a fabulously messy workshop from Chocolate Tales. The messy fun continues with a trip to Crawford Lake Conservation Area.

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Wednesday, August 7th, Chocolate Tales Workshop
    • Chocolate art and molding for campers 4-6 years old
    • Truffle making and lava cakes for campers 7 years and older
  • Friday, August 9th, Crawford Lake Conservation Area
    • Life in The Longhouse program and hike for campers 4-6 years old
    • Dig in and Discover program for campers 7 years and older

Note: This week’s pizza lunch will take place on Thursday, August 8th


WEEK 7
Bug Bonanza
August 12th to 16th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a bug? This week we will learn all about the creepy crawlies of the world with presentation featuring amphibians and invertebrates. We will also learn about the life cycle of butterflies with a visit to the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory and a visit to Queenston Heights Park.

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Special guest visit with real unicorns
  • Tuesday August 13th, Little Rays Reptile Zoo presentation
  • Thursday August 15th, Niagara Butterfly Conservatory followed by a visit to Queenston Heights Park for a picnic lunch, fun at the splash pad and play ground

WEEK 8
Awesome Adventures
August 19th to 23rd
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

It’s all about the adventure!! This week will be filled with exciting adventures and challenges. We have planned loads of fun adventure games and activities including a minute to win it, obstacle courses as well as a trip to WildPlay Niagara for some ziplining fun.

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Thursday, August 22nd, WildPlay Niagara for campers 5 years and older
  • Thursday, August 22nd, Child who are under 5 will remain at The Dream Centre and participate in a fun pirate party with balloon animals, face painting and magic show.

WEEK 9
The Great Outdoors
August 26th to 30th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Let’s get adventurous…outdoors! This week campers will engage in activities and games inspired by the outdoors and camping. Green Venture will be back for an educational workshop about humans’ effects on the natural world. Campers will also explore the natural world with an exciting trip to the Mountsberg Conservation Area where they will attend special presentations in the Raptor centre, fun in the play barn, hiking and petting zoo.

Each week includes structured classes and actives in Dance, Gymnastics and Martial Arts.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Tuesday, August 27th, Green Venture Workshop
  • Thursday, August 29th, Mountsberg Conservation Area
    • Owl Prowl Presentation for campers 4-6 years
    • Raptors presentation for campers 7+ years
2019 DANCE CAMPS
EACH WEEK OF THE SUMMER CAMP
  • Regular Camp Hours: 9am-4pm
  • FREE Extended Care Hours: 7am-6pm (Please be sure to arrive by 6pm to pick up your child. Your account will be subject to a $1 per minute late fee)
  • Individual day options: $49 individual full day and $29 individual half day
  • Please pack nut free lunches and snacks
  • First Aid/CPR/AED Certified staff are present during camp hours
  • All camp tuition is subject to HST
PIZZA LUNCH FRIDAY
  • For full day campers
  • Campers with dietary restrictions should bring their own lunch
WHAT TO BRING
  • Lunch – Please send nut free lunch
  • Snacks – Please send nut free snacks
  • Water Bottle
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Running Shoes
  • Change of Clothes
For the safety of all campers, The Dream Centre’s First Aid/CPR/AED certified staff are always present during camp programming.

WEEK 1
PRINCESS AND PRINCE DANCE CAMP
July 2nd to 5th – short week
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$99 half day | $169 full day
Our Princess Camps are so popular and exciting that we are back with more!!! Come dressed as your favourite Princess or Prince to this very special camp. Featured characters can include Elsa, Moana, Belle, Ariel and Cinderella from the Magic Kingdom! Enjoy a week-long camp that will include Princess/Prince themed ballet classes as well as, jazz, acro and hip hop classes too. Campers will also take part in themed crafts and games, princess makeover day, and a special princess tea party with Princess Belle from Beauty and the Beast! This camp is a perfect way to introduce dance to the newest little dancers! Parents are invited to our Cinderella Ball at 330pm on Friday.

WEEK 2
MAGICAL UNICORNS DANCE CAMP
July 8th to 12th
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$119 half day | $199 full day
Would you like to meet a REAL UNICORN?? Do you love magic and rainbows and sparkles too? This camp was inspired by our Award Winning float in the Flamborough Santa Claus Parade. Campers will not only enjoy a themed week of dancing, activities, crafts, and games. They’ll actually get to MEET A REAL UNICORN!!! Parents are welcome to join us at 330pm on Friday for a magical dance performance.
POPSTARS CAMP – Sing/Dance/Act
July 8th to 12th
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$229 Full Day Only

Have you always wanted to reach the STARS with your talents? Now is your chance in our “one of a kind” camp! Campers will sing, dance, and act to stardom! Each student will have the opportunity to learn dance choreography for an exciting music video that we will present to families and friends at our end of week “Red Carpet Gala!”, Friday 330pm.

How We’ll Have Fun:

  • Dance classes in jazz, acro, and hip hop
  • Singing techniques and fun karaoke sessions
  • Record our music video song as a group
  • Take professional headshots on our “Glamour Day” (complete with makeup)
  • Learn acting techniques and work on a Commercial to present
  • Fun crafts: making microphones, CD necklaces, VIP passes, bios
  • Walk the “Red Carpet” at our end of week gala for friends and families

WEEK 3
DISNEY PIXAR DANCE CAMP
July 15th to 19th
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$119 half day | $199 full day

This summer we have included another special dance opportunity in our Disney Pixar camp! We are offering another chance to dance and have fun with an array of amazing Disney Pixar characters. Come dressed as your favourite Disney Pixar character to this very special camp. We will have a different theme each day featuring characters, dance classes, crafts and activities. Parents are welcome to join us at 330pm on Friday for a special dance performance.

Day 1: Lion King
Day 2: Moana
Day 3: Trolls
Day 4: Toy Story
Day 5: Zootopia


WEEK 4
FROZEN 2 DANCE CAMP
July 22nd to 26th
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$119 half day | $199 full day

Would you like to meet the REAL Queen Elsa? How about Olaf? Well, Queen Elsa and friends would love to meet YOU! And they’d be sooo excited to dance with you as well!

Queen Elsa is getting ready to launch Frozen 2 this coming November and she’d love to practice her dances(and sing some songs) with you. Campers will have fun learning Ballet, Jazz, Acro, and Hip Hop. Our week of dance camp will also include themed crafts, games and other awesome activities. Parents are welcome to join us at 330pm on Friday for a special dance performance.

ACRO AND HIP HOP COMBO CAMP
July 22nd to 26th
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$119 half day | $199 full day

Welcome to a full week adventure that focuses on amazing hip hop skills all morning and acro-jazz in the afternoon!

Campers will have fun learning new hip hop skills: popping, locking, tutting, krumping, and other hip hop styles. In the afternoon, campers will learn acro skills in our dance studios on our state-of-the-art sprung floors and in our beautiful gymnastics facility. Acro skills include: bridges, walkovers, cartwheels, aerials, hand springs, etc. These two genres compliment each other greatly and will make for a fun-filled week learning special choreography and tricks for two incredible showcases on Friday that parents are welcome to attend:

Hip Hop Showcase, 1130-12pm

Acro Showcase, 3:30-4pm


WEEK 5
COMPETITIVE DANCE INTENSIVE
July 30th to August 1st
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Our Dance Intensive is designed for the serious, dedicated dancer who is interested in being a part of one of our Award Winning Competitive or Pre-Competitive Dance Teams in the upcoming season. Dancers will participate in Ballet, Jazz, Acro, Lyrical, Contemporary, Tap, Hip Hop, and Improvisation classes, as well as, Stretch and Conditioning, and Tumbling classes in our gymnastics facility with National level coaches. This camp is mandatory for any new or returning dancer wishing to audition for one of our teams. Come and train with our Award Winning Dance and Fitness Faculty, and amazing special guest choreographers from throughout North America.

WEEK 6
PAW PATROL DANCE CAMP
August 6th to 9th - short week
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$99 half day | $169 full day
“Paw Patrol! Paw Patrol! We’ll be there on the double!” Join us for a fun-filled week dancing around Adventure Bay and enjoying themed activities, crafts, games, and more. Campers will develop basic technique in dance genres such as Ballet, Jazz, Acro, and Hip Hop. Parents are welcome to join us at 330pm on Friday for a special dance performance.
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY – Musical Theatre Camp
August 6th to 9th - short week
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$199 full day only

Join Charlie Bucket on a delicious adventure through Willy Wonka’s mysterious Chocolate Factory! Campers will explore the building blocks of musical theater and participate in fun activities resulting in a performance for parents on Friday, at 330pm, that will knock your socks off.

Campers can expect to:
  • Learn new skills in singing, dance, and acting
  • Learn scenes, songs and dances from the musical
  • Work with top professionals in Musical Theatre
  • Make set and props for their performance
  • Have lots of fun and build confidence!

WEEK 7
MAGICAL UNICORNS DANCE CAMP
August 12th to 16th
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$119 half day | $199 full day
Would you like to meet a REAL UNICORN?? Do you love magic and rainbows and sparkles too? This camp was inspired by our Award Winning float in the Flamborough Santa Claus Parade. Campers will not only enjoy a themed week of dancing, activities, crafts, and games. They’ll actually get to MEET A REAL UNICORN!!! Parents are welcome to join us at 330pm on Friday for a magical dance performance.

WEEK 8
PRINCESS AND PRINCE DANCE CAMP
August 19th to 23rd
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$119 half day | $199 full day
Our Princess Camps are so popular and exciting that we are back with more!!! Come dressed as your favourite Princess or Prince to this very special camp. Featured characters can include Elsa, Moana, Belle, Ariel and Cinderella from the Magic Kingdom! Enjoy a week-long camp that will include Princess/Prince themed ballet classes as well as, jazz, acro and hip hop classes too. Campers will also take part in themed crafts and games, princess makeover day, and a special princess tea party with Princess Belle from Beauty and the Beast! This camp is a perfect way to introduce dance to the newest little dancers! Parents are invited to our Cinderella Ball at 330pm on Friday.
DANCE THE WORLD
August 19th to 23rd
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$119 half day | $199 full day
Travel the world through song and dance! Come learn about different styles of dance from all over the world! African, Irish Step, Hawaiian, Bollywood, Salsa, as well as, Jazz, Acro, Ballet, Hip Hop and so much more! A summer camp experience that is sure to enhance your knowledge of the world of dance with a huge emphasis on FUN! All of these classes as well as, worldly arts and crafts lead up to the show finale for parents at 330pm on Friday. No experience necessary.

WEEK 9
DISNEY PIXAR DANCE CAMP
August 26th to 30th
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$119 half day | $199 full day

This summer we have included another special dance opportunity in our Disney Pixar camp! We are offering another chance to dance and have fun with an array of amazing Disney Pixar characters. Come dressed as your favourite Disney Pixar character to this very special camp. We will have a different theme each day featuring characters, dance classes, crafts and activities. Parents are welcome to join us at 330pm on Friday for a special dance performance.

Day 1: Lion King
Day 2: Moana
Day 3: Trolls
Day 4: Toy Story
Day 5: Zootopia

2019 GYMNASTICS CAMPS
EACH WEEK OF THE SUMMER CAMP
  • Fun structured lessons in Gymnastics.
  • Fun actives in Dance and Martial Arts.
  • Lots of games, crafts and activities.
  • Special guests and excursions related to the weekly theme are incorporated to keep things engaging, energetic and educational. Day trips only apply to full day campers.
  • Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69.
CAMP HOURS
  • Monday to Friday 9:00-4:00 (except for holiday long weekend July 1 and August 5 no camp)
  • Extended care is available 7:00 am to 6:00 pm – No extra Charge – Indicate in comments when registering if before and after care is required.
PIZZA LUNCH FRIDAY
  • For full day campers
  • Campers with dietary restrictions should bring their own lunch
  • Pizza day during Week 6 “Let’s Get Messy” will be on Thursday August 8
WHAT TO BRING
  • Lunch – Please send nut free lunch
  • Snacks – Please send nut free snacks
  • Water Bottle
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Running Shoes
  • Change of Clothes
For the safety of all campers, The Dream Centre’s First Aid/CPR/AED certified staff are always present during camp programming.

WEEK 1
Colour Me Crazy
July 2nd to 5th – short week
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$189 Full week
$99 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Children will explore their creative side with a week that’s focused on arts and crafts. Included will be a workshop by Dundas Valley school of art to learn about colour theory and putting learning into practice with a fun art project. This week’s trip is to the Royal Botanical Gardens for some artistic activities outside.

Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip & Guest

  • Wednesday, July 3rd, Royal Botanical Gardens, Art in the Outdoors and Seasonal Splendor programs.
  • Thursday, July 4th, Special Guest, Sandy Greenblatt with Dundas Valley School of Art. Workshops will include colour theory and fun art projects inspired by famous artists.

WEEK 2
Amazing Animal Adventures
July 8th to 12th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Everyone loves animals! Children will spend the week learning about animals by participating in fun filled games, activities and unicorns. The Dream Centre will welcome some fury guests to visit our campers, followed by a trip to the African Lion Safari.

Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Special guest visit with real unicorns
  • Tuesday, July 9, Visit from Animal Ambassadors
  • Thursday, July 11, African Lion Safari, Safari Tour Bus, Animal Presentations; Pet’s Corner and Play Ground

WEEK 3
Spectacular Sports
July 15th to 19th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

This week is all about sports with campers 5 years and older having a lesson at Gravity Rock Climbing Gym, while those under 5 years old will participate in age appropriate sports and fitness related games and activities at The Dream Centre. All Campers will participate in a workshop about the sport of curling with a special presentation by Rocks and Rings.

Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip and Guests

  • Tuesday, July 16th, Rocks and Rings, Curling Workshop
  • Friday, July 19th, Gravity Indoor Rock Climbing

WEEK 4
Splish Splash
July 22nd to 26th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Let’s explore our wet and wild world! Campers will participate several wet and wild games, crafts, activities. Campers will learn about caring for this precious resource with a visit from Green Venture and experience the fun of water at the splash pad at African Lion Safari.

Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip and Guests

  • Tuesday, July 23rd, Visit by Green Venture - Water Conservation Workshop
  • Thursday, July 25th, African Lion Safari, Splash Pad and "African Queen" boat cruise

WEEK 5
Mad Science
July 29th to August 2nd
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Who’s mad about science? Campers will learn about chemistry, physics and biology through a Mad Scientist demonstration as well as games, crafts and activities. This week will learn about the power of steam with a visit to the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology.

Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip and Guests

  • Tuesday July 30th, Mad Scientist Demonstrations
  • Thursday August 1st, Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology

WEEK 6
Let’s Get Messy!
August 6th to 9th - short week
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$189 Full week
$99 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

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Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip and Guests

  • Wednesday, August 7th, Chocolate Tales Workshop
    • Chocolate art and molding for campers 4-6 years old
    • Truffle making and lava cakes for campers 7 years and older
  • Friday, August 9th, Crawford Lake Conservation Area
    • Life in The Longhouse program and hike for campers 4-6 years old
    • Dig in and Discover program for campers 7 years and older

Note: This week’s pizza lunch will take place on Thursday, August 8th


WEEK 7
Bug Bonanza
August 12th to 16th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a bug? This week we will learn all about the creepy crawlies of the world with presentation featuring amphibians and invertebrates. We will also learn about the life cycle of butterflies with a visit to the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory and a visit to Queenston Heights Park.

Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip and Guests

  • Special guess visit with real unicorns
  • Tuesday August 13, Little Rays Reptile Zoo presentation
  • Thursday August 15, Niagara Butterfly Conservatory followed by a visit to Queenston Heights Park for a picnic lunch, fun at the splash pad and play ground

WEEK 8
Awesome Adventures
August 19th to 23rd
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

It’s all about the adventure!! This week will be filled with exciting adventures and challenges. We have planned loads of fun adventure games and activities including a minute to win it, obstacle courses as well as a trip to WildPlay Niagara for some ziplining fun.

Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip and Guests

  • Thursday, August 22, WildPlay Niagara for campers 5 years and older
  • Thursday, August 22, Child who are under 5 will remain at The Dream Centre and participate in a fun pirate party with balloon animals, face painting and magic show

WEEK 9
The Great Outdoors
August 26th to 30th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Let’s get adventurous…outdoors! This week campers will engage in activities and games inspired by the outdoors and camping. Green Venture will be back for an educational workshop about humans’ effects on the natural world. Campers will also explore the natural world with an exciting trip to the Mountsberg Conservation Area where they will attend special presentations in the Raptor centre, fun in the play barn, hiking and petting zoo.

Each week includes structured Gymnastics classes. The week also includes fun Dance and Martial Arts Classes.

Weekly Trip and Guests

  • Tuesday, August 27th, Green Venture Workshop
  • Thursday, August 29th, Mountsberg Conservation Area
    • Owl Prowl Presentation for campers 4-6 years
    • Raptors presentation for campers 7+ years
2019 MARTIAL ARTS CAMPS
EACH WEEK OF THE SUMMER CAMP
  • Fun structured lessons in Martial Arts.
  • Fun actives in Dance and Gymnastics.
  • Lots of games, crafts and activities.
  • Special guests and excursions related to the weekly theme are incorporated to keep things engaging, energetic and educational. Day trips only apply to full day campers.
  • Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69.
CAMP HOURS
  • Monday to Friday 9:00-4:00 (except for holiday long weekend July 1 and August 5 no camp)
  • Extended care is available 7:00 am to 6:00 pm – No extra Charge – Indicate in comments when registering if before and after care is required.
PIZZA LUNCH FRIDAY
  • For full day campers
  • Campers with dietary restrictions should bring their own lunch
  • Pizza day during Week 6 “Let’s Get Messy” will be on Thursday August 8
WHAT TO BRING
  • Lunch – Please send nut free lunch
  • Snacks – Please send nut free snacks
  • Water Bottle
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Running Shoes
  • Change of Clothes
For the safety of all campers, The Dream Centre’s First Aid/CPR/AED certified staff are always present during camp programming.

WEEK 1
Colour Me Crazy
July 2nd to 5th – short week
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$189 Full week
$99 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Children will explore their creative side with a week that’s focused on arts and crafts. Included will be a workshop by Dundas Valley school of art to learn about colour theory and putting learning into practice with a fun art project. This week’s trip is to the Royal Botanical Gardens for some artistic activities outside.

Each week includes structured Martial Arts classes. Also fun actives in Dance and Gymnastics.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Wednesday, July 3rd, Royal Botanical Gardens, Art in the Outdoors and Seasonal Splendor programs.
  • Thursday, July 4th, Special Guest, Sandy Greenblatt with Dundas Valley School of Art. Workshops will include colour theory and fun art projects inspired by famous artists.

WEEK 3
Spectacular Sports
July 15th to 19th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

This week is all about sports with campers 5 years and older having a lesson at Gravity Rock Climbing Gym, while those under 5 years old will participate in age appropriate sports and fitness related games and activities at The Dream Centre. All Campers will participate in a workshop about the sport of curling with a special presentation by Rocks and Rings.

Each week includes structured Martial Arts classes. Also fun actives in Dance and Gymnastics.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Tuesday, July 16th, Rocks and Rings, Curling Workshop
  • Friday, July 19th, Gravity Indoor Rock Climbing

WEEK 5
Mad Science
July 29th to August 2nd
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
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Who’s mad about science? Campers will learn about chemistry, physics and biology through a Mad Scientist demonstration as well as games, crafts and activities. This week will learn about the power of steam with a visit to the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology.

Each week includes structured Martial Arts classes. Also fun actives in Dance and Gymnastics.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Tuesday July 30th, Mad Scientist Demonstrations
  • Thursday August 1st, Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology

WEEK 7
Bug Bonanza
August 12th to 16th
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$229 Full week
$129 Half day, full week
Individual full day cost, $49. Individual half day cost, $29. Field trip day cost, $69

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a bug? This week we will learn all about the creepy crawlies of the world with presentation featuring amphibians and invertebrates. We will also learn about the life cycle of butterflies with a visit to the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory and a visit to Queenston Heights Park.

Each week includes structured Martial Arts classes. Also fun actives in Dance and Gymnastics.

Weekly Trip & Guests

  • Special guess visit with real unicorns
  • Tuesday August 13, Little Rays Reptile Zoo presentation
  • Thursday August 15, Niagara Butterfly Conservatory followed by a visit to Queenston Heights Park for a picnic lunch, fun at the splash pad and play ground
2019 CAMP FAQ
Is there before and after care?
Absolutely, before and after care is included free of charge. We offer a before-care program as early as 7:00am to 9:00am, and after care from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. Your child will be supervised by one of our qualified staff who will care for your child and provide entertaining activities to do. Please specify in the comments section of the registration process if you require before and after care for your child.
Do children have breaks during the day?
Yes. There will be periods of times where children will be able to sit, cool off and have an energy break. There are two snack times and lunch. Water breaks are encouraged throughout the day as well.
How will participants be grouped during camp?
Participants will be divided by appropriate age groups and/or skill levels. Groups will be created at the discretion of our qualified Instructors.
What if my child wants to be with their friend?
We are more than willing to accommodate that request. You can let us know at the time of online registration by filling in the “comments” section with your request.
Does my child need any dance, gymnastics or martial arts experience to attend?
No! There is no experience necessary to learn in and enjoy all of our camps!
What should my child wear & bring to camp?
  • Dance tights/bodysuits and dance slippers for dance camps and activities
  • Running shoes are required for non-gym activities
  • Labeled water bottles
  • Energy break snacks and lunch - nut free
  • Pizza is included in your camp fees for our ‘
  • Long hair must be tied up, no jewelry
  • Binder and pen/pencil for theatre camps
  • Sunscreen in case we do an outdoor activity on a given day (you will be notified ahead of time)
My child has to take medications during the day. Can I leave it with the Staff for my child to take?
Yes. We will help your child properly take their medication and at the appropriate time. We also will hold the medication in the main office for you throughout the week if you would like, so you do not have to bring it every day.
Do I provide food for my child?
Yes, two healthy snacks are required, water bottles and a lunch. Please send nut free lunch and snacks. There is a pizza lunch for full day campers on Fridays.
If my child is sick, can we switch to another week? Or get refunded?
Unfortunately, we do not offer refunds.