Barrie. Recreation Services Department

Site: Barrie - 70 Collier St - 8th Floor

Service: Day Camps and Summer Programs

Description (Service) Summer Day Camps from Monday-Friday 9am-4pm for children and youth 4-16 yrs. 
Holiday Day Camps during March and Christmas breaks, please see the current City of Barrie Recreation Guide 
2018 Summer Day Camps 
Active Camps 
Mini Sports (4-5yrs) 
My Pre Dance (4-5yrs) 
Baseball Camp (9-13yrs) 
Basketball Camp (9-12yrs) 
Bike Camp (9-12yrs) 
Dance Camp (6-8yrs) 
Dodgeball Camp (9-12yrs) 
Girls in Action (9-12yrs) 
Junior Sport Challenge (6-8yrs) 
Gymnastics Camp (8-12yrs) 
Learn to Swim Camp (7-10yrs) 
Soccer Camp (6-12yrs) 
Super Sport Challenge (9-12yrs) 
Super Swimmers (9-12yrs) 
Tennis Camp (8-13yrs) 
Volleyball Camp (9-12yrs) 
Volleyball Camp - Beach (9-13yrs) 
Creative Camps 
Imagination Station (4-5yrs) 
Kinder Kraft (4-5yrs) 
Art Camp (9-12yrs) 
Art Camp - Nature (9-12yrs) 
Cake Boss (9-12yrs) 
Camp Cuisine (4-12yrs) 
Craft Camp (6-8yrs) 
Glee Jr Camp (6-8yrs) 
Lego Camp (9-12yrs) 
Triple Threat (9-12yrs) 
My Pre Dance (4-5yrs) 
Dance Camp (6-8yrs) 
Outdoor Camps 
Little Green Thumbs (4-5yrs) 
Preschool Outdoor Adventure Camp (4-5yrs) 
Art Camp - Nature (9-12yrs) 
Base Camp (6-11yrs) 
Bike Camp (9-12yrs) 
Earth Challenge (6-12yrs) 
Girls in Action (9-12yrs) 
General Camps 
Camp C.H.A.O.S (6-12yrs) 
EMS Camp (9-12yrs) 
Lego Camp (9-12yrs) 
Lego Camp Jr (6-8yrs) 
Super Spy Challenge (9-12yrs) 
Cake Boss (9-12yrs) 
Camp Cuisine (4-12yrs) 
Kinder Fun (4-5yrs) 
Science and Technology Camps 
3D Modelling and Printing Workshop (8-15yrs) 
Big Bang Science (9-12yrs) 
Big Bang Science Jr (6-8yrs) 
Directors Cut - Lego Stop Animation (7-9yrs) 
Youth Camps 
Active Youth (12-14yrs) 
Base Camp (13-14yrs) 
Earth Challenge - Archery (12-14yrs) 
Extreme Teens (10-13yrs) 
Leader in Training 1 (14yrs and up) 
Leader in Training 2 (15yrs and up) 
Youth Fit Camp (13-15yrs) 
Inclusion Camps 
Kinder Sense (4-5yrs) 
Camp Sense (6-10yrs) 
Creative Sense (7-14yrs) 
Discovery Sense (8-12yrs) 
Social Sense (8-12yrs) 
Youth Sense (13-18yrs) 
Life Sense (18yrs and up) 
All summer camp programs offered by the City of Barrie provide an integrated environment and City of Barrie Inclusion leaders are available for participants who need assistance * mediators can accompany any child who requires assistance in summer camp programs, however, spaces are limited 
Immediately following Camps at the East Bayfield and Holly Community Centres, summer swimming lessons will be offered beginning at 4:15 pm * City of Barrie Day Camp staff will escort children to the change room where they will get ready for a 30-45 minute swimming lesson * Parents pick their child up immediately following the lesson
Service Details
Hours Regular Camp Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm * children can be dropped off between 8:30am-9am and between 3:45pm-4:15pm at no additional charge  
Extended Hours Service: Mon-Fri 7am-8:30am and 4:15 pm-5:30 pm
Dates Jul-Aug
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 16 year(s) 
Children * Youth
Application Registration required, instructions in The City of Barrie Recreation Guide * Summer Camps cannot be registered over the phone, register online through play barrie or walk-in to any one of the Community Centres or at City Hall, 8th Floor
Languages English
Fees Program ; Fee for programs * non-resident fee applies to those who do not pay property taxes to the City of Barrie and Springwater Township * additional fee for extended camp services, see City of Barrie Spring & Summer 2018 Recreation Guide for details
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Recreation Services Department, Barrie City Hall
70 Collier St, 8th Flr
Barrie, ON
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Intersection Mulcaster St and Collier St
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Most camps are based at City of Barrie Recreation Centres which are fully accessible, but day trips to locations that may or may not be accessible could be part of some camps, call for more information
Contact Information
Office Phone Day Camps and Summer Programs: 705-739-4223 
Inclement Weather Hotline: 705-739-4215, call to find out about any changes to camp operations or locations, cancellations and updates
After Hours Phone Day Camp Safe Arrival Hotline: 705-792-7908
Fax 705-739-4238
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Primary Contact Heather Kenehan, Recreation Programmer (Holly Community Centre); Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5685; Email:
Alternate Contact Jeddy Wong, Recreation Programmer (East Bayfield Community Centre); Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5668; Email:
Primary Executive Crystal Kort, Recreation Programmer (Allandale Recreation Centre); Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 4773; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 400 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5

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