Camps

Winter Holiday Camps operate December 27, 2016 to January 6, 2017.  
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March Break Camps operate March 13 to 17, 2017.
Register starting January 18, 2017 at 9 pm.

Summer Camps operate June 26 to September 1, 2017.
Register starting March 8, 2017 at 9 pm

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Winter Break Camp – Adventure

Join your friends for an exciting outing. Our energetic and experienced staff will take the kids to a fun destination.

Adventure Camp
Facility Phone December Camps January Camps
Pat Clark (Cyrville)  613-748-1771 Register here Register here

South Fallingbrook 

613-824-0633 No camps Register here

 

Winter Break Camp – Energy

When school's out, we're in for an action filled day of activities. Kids explore the world of crafts, games, and special activities while developing new friendships.

Energy Camp
Facility Phone December Camps January Camps
 Eva James  613-271-0712  Register here  Register here
 Greely  613-580-2424 ext. 30235  No camps  Register here
 Minto-Barrhaven  613-727-2683  Register here  Register here
 Overbrook  613-742-5147  Register here  No camps
 Pat Clark (Cyrville)  613-748-1771  Register here  Register here
 Richcraft-Kanata  613-580-9696  Register here  Register here
 Rideauview  613-822-7887  Register here  Register here
 South Fallingbrook  613-824-0633  No camps  Register here

 

Winter Break Camp – Energy & Skate

When school's out, enjoy an action-filled day of activities with a special outing or special guest, as well as cool themes, games and crafts.

Energy & Skate Camp
Facility Phone December Camps January Camps
Ray Friel 613-830-2747 Register here Register here
St-Laurent 613-742-6767 Register here Register here

 

Winter Break Camp – Energy & Swim

When school's out, enjoy an action-filled day of activities or special guest, as well as cool themes, games and crafts.

Energy & Swim Camp
Facility Phone December Camps January Camps
Kanata Leisure 613-591-9283 Register here Register here
Minto-Barrhaven 613-727-2683 Register here Register here
Richcraft-Kanata 613-580-9696 Register here Register here
Walter Baker 613-580-2788 Register here No camps

 

Winter Break Camp – Hockey

Develop and improve your hockey skills on your day off in a fun and relaxed environment. Full hockey equipment mandatory. 

Hockey Camp
Facility Phone December Camps January Camps
Jim Durrell 613-247-4811 Register here Register here

 

Winter Break Camp – Swim & Skate

When school's out, enjoy an action-filled day of activities with a special outing or special guest, as well as cool themes, games and crafts.

Swim & Skate Camp
Facility Phone December Camps January Camps
Bob MacQuarrie-Orléans 613-824-0819 Register here Register here
Goulbourn 613-580-2532  Register here  Register here
 Nepean Sportsplex  613-580-2828  Register here  Register here
 Pinecrest  613-828-3118  Register here  Register here

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 Forms to complete when registering for Camps

Forms are available online or at your recreation facility. Forms to be completed are:

Forms are to be submitted on, or before, the first day of camp. Participants must register in advance for camp programs

Financial Support - Ottawa Hand in Hand

The City of Ottawa offers help with program fees so that all residents can take part in recreation and culture activities regardless of their ability to pay.

Special needs

Should your child require special needs assistance, contact the program staff to make arrangements before the program starts. Specific special needs camps and summer activities for children, youth and adults are also available. Check the special needs section of the Recreation Guide for program details.

Staff qualifications

All Parks and Recreation camp counsellors are:

  • Hired based on their experience and enthusiasm
  • Certified in First Aid and CPR
  • Certified through the Government of Ontario High Five training program
  • Required to have a police reference check

Volunteering

Learn new skills, gain valuable experience and make a real difference in someone’s life. We are looking for reliable and responsible individuals to join our volunteer team. Volunteers must be 14 years of age and over.

Youth leadership programs

Leadership programs are offered for youth at various locations throughout the city. Choose from traditional leadership development programs, arts leadership or sports leader. Swimming certification courses are also available.

 

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