Mississauga is planning to offer a variety of summer day camp programs that include: Summer Fun Camp (4.5 to 12 years old), Outdoor Explorers Camp (8 to 10 years old) and Outdoor Leadership Camp (10 to 12 years old). Camps will be held at 10 community centre locations as well as Port Credit Arena. They are expected to start on Monday, July 5 and will run for 9 weeks until Friday, September 3.
Registration for the camps is required and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Bookings open on Tuesday, May 25 at 6 a.m. for Mississauga residents and June 1 for non-residents, spokesperson Karen Flores said in a media release.
Residents can register directly at ActiveMississauga.ca and if programs are full, the waitlist option can be selected.
Customer Service support is available at 905-615-4100 (Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.).
According to Flores, the summer camps will be supervised by qualified staff, trained in HIGH FIVE® principles of healthy child development. Children will participate in fun recreation activities focused on outdoor play, organized games, sports, arts, crafts, theme days and more.
Health and safety protocols, including daily screening, will be implemented to ensure the safety of participants and staff in accordance with the established Provincial Regulations and Guidelines, Flores added.