Registrations for 2013 summer camps in Mississauga are already in full swing. Summer comes so fast and camps fill up even faster, so don’t wait. Summer Camp is not just about packing up your precious cargo and leaving them for a week away from home. There are many ways to keep our youngsters occupied through the summer with incredible day camps in Mississauga. Whether you are searching for sports, music, visual arts, drama, language instruction, academics or any combination of these, there is always something available for your children. Selecting the right day camp can be a challenge so Mississauga Kids is here to keep parents informed of what’s available. You will find most camps specialize in one area or another but are completed with a very well rounded program. In the second part of a series that features all the best local camps for 2013, Mississauga Kids highlights five more. Information is trickling in so these camps are in no particular order but as promised we will provide updates.
North Mississauga Soccer Club Camp program has been developed by Technical Head Coach, Charles Ivanov and Technical Coach Jhon Ardila to adhere to the structure of the LTPD program of the Canadian Soccer Association. Soccer Camps will run July 8-12 and Aug 12-16 from 9am to 4pm. On-field head instructors are all certified OSA coaches and current club mentor coaches. A select number of competitive team players from senior teams will be used, as needed, to ensure a word class experience is had by all campers. The camp experience will be further enhanced by the inclusion of swimming, group games and a variety of exciting, fun-filled, off-field activities. Campers must bring their own lunch, snacks and refreshments, as well as sun screen, hat, bathing suit and towel. Before and after care is available.
10 Falconer Dr. Unit 12, Mississauga, ON, 905.858.1227
Learn martial arts plus visit awesome kid’s destinations off premises every day and enjoy indoor games. Magnitude Martial Arts Summer Camps require no experience. To add to Martial Arts, kids play in the sand at the beach, outdoor mini-putt, try archery, swim, play laser tag and so much more. On Wednesdays there is a full day outing to major attractions such as Wonderland, Medieval Times, African Lion Safari, Wild Water Kingdom, Science Centre, Toronto Zoo and Playdium. Grouped by age kids play indoor games in our two huge studios while waiting for pick-up. Doors open at 7:30 and camps run from 9:00am to 4:30pm but with pick-up until 6:00pm. Extended care is offered at no extra charge. Camps run each week of the summer Monday to Friday!
12 Falconer Dr. #15, Mississauga, ON, 905.821.9355
3250 Ridgeway Dr. #7-8, Mississauga, ON, 905.820.9355
Christ Church welcomes back its popular two week summer band camp program where children aged 5-12 will learn and develop instrumental skills in a fun, safe environment and share their new-found talent with a concert performance in the second week. Band Camp is led by Jason Locke, a choral conductor, composer, band leader and music teacher who has recently completed his Master of Sacred Music degree. Each day focuses on music activities but also offers crafts, sports and a Christian Education component. Camp runs full days 9:00am – 4:00pm. This amazing two week summer experience runs from July 8th-12th and continues July 15th-19th. The cost of $600 and includes: lunches, snacks and a trip to Wild Water Kingdom.
1700 Mazo Crescent, Mississauga, ON, 905.822.9834
It’s time to enroll your child in Meadow Green Academy’s Summer Camp. MGA is well-known for its competence in providing individualized programming to meet the needs of each child. The morning program will continue to focus on academics. In the afternoon, each week’s theme will be carried out through a number of fun activities like sports, games, crafts, drama, swimming, computers, baking and a weekly trip. There is Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8 & High School Preparation and ESL (English as a Second Language) available. Each week is has a theme.
- June 24 to June 28 – ANIMAL PLANET
- *July 2 to July 5 (July 1-Holiday) – MEXICAN FIESTA
- July 8 to July 12 – ALL BALL ACADEMY
- July 15 to July 19 – STRUCTURES & DESIGN
- July 22 to July 26 – LET’S GET COOKING
- July 29 to August 2 – TROPICAL PARADISE
- *August 6 to August 9 (Aug 5-Holiday) – ART ATTACK
- August 12 to August 16 – LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION
649 Queensway W, Mississauga, ON, 905.273.3344
Kids Super Gym will be holding summer camps for ages 4 and up. Activities will of course include Gymnastics but there will also be arts and crafts, trampoline, co-operative games, sports and more. Acro Tumbling Workshops for age 7 and up will focus is on tumbling skills from handstand through to handsprings, etc. Great for cheerleaders, dancers, martial artists and so on. These camps offer flexible half day and/or full day programs so parents can mix and match half and full days as required. Before and after care available at additional cost as early as 7am & as late as 6pm. Camps run week days all summer long from 9am to 4pm.
3620A Laird Road #9-10, Mississauga, ON, 905.607.5437