McKenzie Lake Community Associations runs 9 themed weeks of fun
filled and action packed Summer Camps. The camps run from 9am-4pm but
we offer care before and after for an additional charge of $50/week on
top of the camp. We open at 7am and close at 6pm. Weekly camp fees
are $225 for a 5 day week and $180 for a 4 day week. You may
also choose to provide a $25 non-refundable fee to hold a spot for
you and go toward the registration.
Age accepted: Children must be going into grade 1 for September 2020
with the age limit up to children going into Grade 7 for Sept 2020.
PLEASE CALL Laureen AT 403-257-1823 IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS
REGARDING REGISTRATION, PROGRAMMING AND ITINERARY FOR SUMMER CAMPS.
ALL CAMPS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE:
Dates and themes:
Week 1 June 29-30 and July 2-3 (No session on July 1 Canada
Day): Animal Planet
Campers will be divided up into research groups for this week of WILD
fun! Groups will get to learn about an animal and present their
learnings to the group at the end of the week, including some fun
facts about each animal. We will have special live visitors to our
camp for some hands on fun as well. As a group, we will explore
different animals based on their place of origin, and will have daily
activities to help us understand and explore what the animals are all about!
Week 2 July 6-10: YeeHaw!
Hope y’all cowgirls and cowboys have your boots and lassos because
this is going to be a week of fun filled days at the MLCA Stampede
Ranch! Get ready for ranch’in where we will be sifting for gold and
line dancing. Saddle up for our daily pancake breakfasts as you will
need your energy for making our own jails and old saloon that will be
selling pop, juice and snacks cooked from our very own stampede
kitchen. Hope to see y’all there!!
Week 3 July 13-17: Creative Campers
This week will be full of creativity of all kinds! Singing, dancing,
creative arts, drama, cooking and sports will be the focuses for the
week. You will have the chance to sign up for the creative area you
crave! Activities will include but not limited to making a music
video, tie dye shirts, sculpting, improve, trick photography, cooking
and menu making. Painting will be a creative time for all! Take part
in our picnic at Fish Creek where we will be exploring nature and
playing lots of fun games and get ready to be creative and think
outside the box!
Week 4 July 20-24: Under the Big top
Step right up to the MLCA circus! Throughout the week we will be
making booths and games for our end of the week carnival! Prepare to
be amazed as we make cotton candy soft dough, decorate candy apples,
challenge each other in minute to win it challenges, ring toss and
three-legged races. Take home a photo from our photo booth at the
viewing of the Greatest Showman. Can’t wait to see you under the big top!
Week 5 July 27-31: Water wars
An entire week of water fun! We will be having water games galore,
balloon toss, pass the water, fill your bucket and duck duck splash.
Pack your bathing suit and towel for the epic water day! We will be
doing the frozen treasure find, making a solar oven to cook outside,
baking, making sand foam and doing relay races with flippers and water
wings! Be prepared to get wet!
Week 6 Aug 4-7: Amazon Adventures
Let’s go on an adventure! Come join us as we explore the amazon and
make friends with the reptiles from Reptile Parties and exploring the
animals and bugs in our neighbourhood. Shhh as we play camouflage,
predators and prey, keeper of the amazon and spot the wild animals
hidden around the community in a community walk. We will be having
daily trivia, make rainforest slime, grow a frog from a baby tadpole
and even look like the animals with face painting by a face painter.
We can’t wait to explore the amazon and hope that you will make the
journey with us to see what we can discover!
Week 7 Aug 10-14: Imaginarium
Imagination and creativity can change the world! Put on your thinking
hat and join us for a week full of imagination and creation. We will
have a daily thing-a-majig challenge where you will be creating a
product for our end of the week showcase! The week will have us all
thinking outside the box as we explore what we can create with loose
parts. This week is perfect for those creative minds!
Week 8 Aug 17-21: Under the Sea
You’ve been selected for an under water adventure! Go under the sea
with a week of fun ocean-themed activities and crafts! Kids will make
octopus mobiles, underwater viewers, whale friends, and even an entire
ocean in a bottle. Throughout the week we will be exploring all living
things under the sea. Be ready to explore new things and make new
daily discoveries about the sea!
Week 9 Aug 24-28: Ultimate SLIME week!
Who doesn't love slime? We will make a new slime each day while
learning about the math and science behind the gooey, sticky,
goodness. You will follow recipes and add your own creative twists to
the projects that are sure to provide hours of fun when YOU TAKE HOME
YOUR VERY OWN SLIME!
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