Day Camp

Day Camp Activities

We are pleased to offer our NFFRC Day Camp program from July 4, 2022 to September 2, 2022

About our Day Camp program

The Municipality of Leamington is committed to providing quality sport and recreation programs for children that promote healthy growth and development. Our programs are designed to be age appropriate, safe and fun. To ensure activities are of the highest quality, we incorporate the High Five principles of healthy child development into our Day Camp programs.  All of our counsellors are First Aid/CPR C certified and High Five trained. We maintain a 10:1 camper to counsellor ratio.

The Nature Fresh Farms Recreation Centre (NFFRC) Day Camp programs and activities include physical activity, outdoor play, ice skating, swimming, crafts, cooking, science experiments, field trips, and more!  Our programs are age-specific and aid in promoting creativity, teamwork and friendship.

Registration

Registration should be made in advance for all Day Camp programs. Please note that registrations made on the day of the program are subject to an additional $10.00 fee per child.

Click here to apply online

Cost

First child (weekly) = $155.00

Second child (weekly) = $139.50 (registration must be the same week)

Daily drop-in rate = $36.00

Hours of Operation

Camp opens at 8:00 AM, our programming starts promptly at 9:00 AM and runs until 5:00 PM. There is an $8.00 fee per family for early drop-off or late pick up. You must register ahead of time if you require extended hours.

Emergency Contact Information and Behavioural Standards

Ensure all of your camper’s emergency contact information is up to date and all registration forms are complete prior to attending camp. 

NFFRC Day Camp Behavioural Standards

The Nature Fresh Farms Recreation Centre reserves the right to ask parents/guardians to withdraw their children from the program if basic behavioural expectations are not met.  It is our goal to provide a healthy, safe and secure environment for all campers.

  • Campers are responsible for their actions
  • We respect each other and the environment
  • Honesty is the basis of all relationships and interactions
  • We care for ourselves and those around us
  • Bullying, swearing or vulgar language and aggressive actions will not be tolerated
  • If your child is sent home because they are not meeting our Behaviour Standards, no refund will be given.
Drop-off and Pick-ups
It is mandatory for a parent or guardian to escort campers in and out of the NFFRC during drop off and pick up. Day Campers must be signed in and out with our Day Camp Staff at our table located in the lobby. No one other than those individuals designated on your Camper Registration Form will be allowed to pick up your child. Please keep all your forms up to date and notify staff if a change is needed. To keep everyone safe, you may be asked to show picture identification during pick up.
Attendance and Refund Policy

Please call the NFFRC if your Camper is unable to attend camp. If applicable, a credit on account will be issued in accordance with our Refund Guidelines.

Refund Policy:

For Daily registration

  • $15 administrative fee. Cancellations are allowed before 5:00 PM the business day before camp day to allow for programming modifications by staff for next day activities and coverage. If cancelling for Monday, you must call by 5:00 PM Friday night.
  • No refunds on the day of (regardless of illness)

For Weekly Registration

  • Refunds shall be considered for days missed during the week, provided notice is given in accordance with the daily cancellation policy. Prorated, daily charges and administrative fees will be applied in the calculation.
  • Transferred days will not be permitted on daily or weekly registrations.
Lunches and Snacks

We are proud to partner with Green Heart Lunch Club. Lunches are available daily and must be ordered online at greenheartlunchclub.com

Reminder:

• Snacks and water must still be sent for each child.
• All lunch orders MUST be placed by 10:00 PM the day before.

About our Counsellors

Our Day Camp Staff are at least 16 years of age and are all certified in Standard First Aid/CPR C & AED training. Staff are all certified in HIGH FIVE – Principles of Healthy Child Development. Camper to Counsellor ratio is 10:1 for all age groups.

Photography Policy
We love to capture our campers in action, ensure you have filled out our Photography Consent Form and speak with our Day Camp Staff if you have any concerns. 
Reminders

Please remember to bring the following items:

• Healthy snacks, a large refillable water bottle, comfortable clothing, indoor running shoes.
• Please send campers with sunscreen on and label all items.

Please remember to leave these items at home:

• Toys, tablets and cell phones, money and valuable items, peanuts, nuts or food containing nuts. We strive to be a peanut/nut free camp.

 

Contact(s)

© 2020 The Municipality of Leamington 111 Erie Street North, Leamington, Ontario N8H 2Z9

Phone: 519-326-5761
Fax: 519-326-2481
Email: General Information

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