Hope Summer Kids Camp

July 13-17

Due to government restrictions, we are unfortunately cancelling our physical camp this year. We are working on a stay-at-home- camp option that will be available for your kids using our Time Lab Curriculum. If you would like to be on our mailing list for more details, please leave your email by clicking on the button below.

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Registration

May 25 - June 11th

Cost

$25/ child + $10 administration fee per family

Who?

For Children entering SK to Gr 6 as of the Fall 2019 (Born 2008-2015)

When?

Monday July 13, 2020 to Friday July 17 July 18, 2019

Where?

At your home! 

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have before/after camp care?

We do not offer before or after camp care.

Are there any discounts?

The first child in a family will be charged full price. A $25 discount will apply to the 2nd child in the family and onward.

What is your cancellation policy?

Cancellations on or before June 15, 2020 is subject to a $15 cancellation fee. After June 15, 2020,  you will be charged a $50 cancellation fee.

Financial Assistance

Must be submitted by June 15. (For families attending Hope Markham)

Email: hopekids@hopemarkham.ca
What should my child(ren) bring for the day?

Each child should bring a water bottle, hat, sunscreen, extra clothes if necessary for the child, a PEANUT/NUT free lunch. We provide a morning and afternoon snack for each child that is peanut/nut free. If your child is allergic to any other items, please send them with their own individual snack and let registration team know about any allergies. We will provide a pizza lunch on Friday only. You can choose either pepperoni or cheese.

Is my child allowed to bring their electronic device to camp?

We suggest that all phones/electronics stay at home. We will not assume responsibility for any lost/stolen/broken items during our week of camp.

Can my child be grouped together with a friend?

Requests for children to be in the same group will be based on age.
Not all requests will be possible. In order for your child(ren) to be grouped together with a friend, they must register for the same elective.

What will happen if there is an emergency involving my child?

In the case of an emergency, every effort will be made to first reach the parent/guardian that we have on file. If we aren’t able to reach the parent/guardian, we will then call the emergency contact.

My child has allergies. How do you handle that?

Each Elective Leader will have a roster that lists the allergies of each child. All snacks provided during the day will be peanut/nut free. If your child is allergic to other foods, please send an appropriate snack with them each day.

Elective Options

Grade 1-3 (born 2012-2014)
Morning ElectivesAfternoon Electives
Grade 4-6 (born 2009-2011)
Morning ElectivesAfternoon Electives
Jr. Explorers

This super fun elective is for kids entering into SK only. Kids will Mix and Match their way into a variety of fun activities , games, sports and crafts during camp. We will focus on Games in the mornings and Arts and Crafts in the afternoon each day. This program is specifically geared for our youngest campers - they are sure to have a blast!

Amazing Games Jr.

It's not just games… It's AMAZING Games! Get ready to play the best, most fun summer camp games mixed with a twist. Freeze tag? Boring... Freeze tag mixed with LASERS, while you're trying to ESCAPE? If you like NERF, ESCAPE ROOM and SCAVENGER HUNTS, this elective is for you!

Ballet

Sauté into classical ballet this summer! Dancers will enjoy learning foundations in ballet skills. Little movers of any experience level will have fun developing confidence, mental concentration, physical coordination and grace through classical ballet!

*Attire: Hair - Ballet Bun or Pony Tail / Clothes - Ballet Leotard and Tights or Fitted Black Leggings with Camp Shirt / Shoes - Ballet Slippers or Socks with Grips

Cake Decorating (+ $15)

Calling all creative kids! If you love to decorate cakes, cookies and more- then you will love this elective! Each day you will be learning different tips and techniques to decorate delicious treats that you can take home to share!

* Everything in this elective will be nut free, however kids will have exposure to eggs, wheat, dairy and other potential allergens.

Codebreakers

Calling all super agents! Use your detective skills with puzzles and games to help solve the daily mystery. Complete fun and active challenges with your team as you feverishly attempt to crack the codes to save the day! Will YOU help your team to be the ultimate Code Breakers?

Creation Station (+$10)

Campers will be active participants through hands-on experiences and learn about how God is the Master Creator throughout time. We will be using a variety of mediums to create different projects. You might see strings, and food, and slime; oh my!

Creation Station (+$10)

Campers will be active participants through hands-on experiences and learn about how God is the Master Creator throughout time. We will be using a variety of mediums to create different projects. You might see strings, and food, and slime; oh my!

Flower Power (Girls Only + $10)

Roses are red, violets are blue, if you love making flowers, then this elective is for you! In Flower Power, we'll be crafting mixed media bouquets, wreaths and all things floral! We'll top it all off with a garden tea party at the end of the week that you won't want to miss! So join us for a blooming good time!

Food Science (+$15)

Learn all about the science behind the favourite foods you love to eat! Learn what happens to food and engage your senses. Find out how it's made in the kitchen so you can become a real food expert!

* Everything in this elective will be nut free, however kids will have exposure to eggs, wheat, dairy and other potential allergens.

Hockey

Do you play hockey just for fun? Are you in Rep hockey? Never played hockey before but want to learn? This elective is for you! You will be learning the skills of passing, deking, shooting throughout the week with a fun tournament at the end to put everything you've learnt in practice.

*Prior hockey experience is not necessary and players will be grouped according to skill levels.

LEGO Mania (+$10)

Calling all Master Builders! Everything is awesome…. Everything is cool when you’re part of a team! Join together to create a project of epic proportions. You don’t want to miss this opportunity!

Amazing Games

It's not just games… It's AMAZING Games! Get ready to play the Best, Most fun summer camp games mixed with a twist. Freeze tag? Boring... Freeze tag mixed with LASERS, while you're trying to ESCAPE? If you like NERF, ESCAPE ROOM and SCAVENGER HUNTS, this elective is for you!

Extreme Explorers (+$100)

Calling all adventurers! This elective is not for the faint of heart. You will take 4 trips from Monday-Thursday to the following places: Ninja warriors, Air ryderz, Hub climbing & Escape room.

* Permission slips must be signed by parent or guardian prior to trips. / In the event of a trip cancellation, refunds will be issued / Locations are subject to change due to availability

Hockey

Do you play hockey just for fun? Are you in Rep hockey? Never played hockey before but want to learn? This elective is for you! You will be learning the skills of passing, deking, shooting throughout the week with a fun tournament at the end to put everything you've learnt in practice.

*Prior hockey experience is not necessary and players will be grouped according to skill levels.

Jewels of Joy (Girls Only)

Do you love making jewlery? Our workshop will teach you to make stylish and creative jewelry pieces. You will learn basic beading techniques to make your own necklaces, bracelets and earrings.. and more! Come, make your own customized jewelry!

STEM Design (+$10)

Have you ever wondered how Science is connected to technology, engineering, and mathematics? In this elective, kids will explore the science and theories on how things move and learn about God's design! Different projects such as energy sources, gears, pulleys, and wheels, will emphasize God's creation in the world around us.

Amazing Games

It's not just games… It's AMAZING Games! Get ready to play the Best, Most fun summer camp games mixed with a twist. Freeze tag? Boring... Freeze tag mixed with LASERS, while you're trying to ESCAPE? If you like NERF, ESCAPE ROOM and SCAVENGER HUNTS, this elective is for you!

Animation (+$10)

From movies to tv shows, animation has been used to capture the wonder and hope in stories. This elective will teach you the basics of animation in fun, creative ways that’ll eventually lead to one final project to tell an exciting story!

Arise And Dance

If you love to dance then this elective is for you! In this elective we will be learning creative group choreography to an inspiring song, and grow in team work! Arise and get ready to dance together!

Baking (+$15)

Who doesn’t LOVE sweets at Hope Summer Kids! Learn how to make the most delicious desserts every single day. From cookies to pies to cupcakes to cinnamon rolls – we'll enjoy making, decorating and eating them!

* Everything in this elective will be nut free, however kids will have exposure to eggs, wheat, dairy and other potential allergens.

Bible Journaling

In this elective, you will learn some basic techniques on creating Word art based on Scripture using all kinds of fun and creative tools and techniques. You don’t have to be creative or artistic to join this elective, just come with an open and willing heart to draw closer to God through interacting with His Word!

STEM Design (+$10)

Have you ever wondered how Science is connected to technology, engineering, and mathematics? In this elective, kids will explore the science and theories on how things move and learn about God's design! Different projects such as energy sources, gears, pulleys, and wheels, will emphasize God's creation in the world around us.

Questions?

For more information about this ministry, please contact:

Gala Mayled

Director of Children’s Ministry

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