Summer 2019 Day Camp Staff

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Welcome:

Welcome to the Mount’s Summer Day Camp Programs, where fun and safety are always our top priorities!  Our Summer, PD / In-service and March Break Day Camps offer a wide range of energetic and exciting activities for children in elementary school.  

PD Camp Registration Begins August 7, 2019

To Register:

*Prior to registering, please read the Withdrawal & Refund policy below.

Step #1: Complete this Registration Form

Step #2:  Register


Registration Options:

Preferred Method:  Email form to msvu.ca 

Fax:  902-457-1694    

Phone:  902-457-6420  

In person:  Mount Fitness Centre, Rosaria Centre. 

Mail:  Mount Fitness Centre, 166 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, NS B3M 2J6

PRIOR TO REGISTERING:

Please read the Withdrawal Fee & Refund Policy above.


Friday, September 27:

Fee:  $40.00 per day 
Minute Madness:  What can you do in a minute? Can you stack a huge pyramid of cups? Can you defy gravity? Can you make a bracelet using only one hand? Test out your skills with this day of quick fun! 


Friday, October 25:

Fee:  $40.00 per day 
Splendid Spook-tacular:  This day is sure to be spooky as we make fluffy, pumpkin slime, hang out with our friend Mr. Bones, and end the day with the Monster Mash Ball. 


Friday, November 22:

Fee:  $40.00 per day 
Doodle, Dab and Draw:  Get ready for a day full of artsy activities.  We will try our hand at tape art and everyone will have the chance to add something to the MSVU Day Camp Mural. 


Thursday, November 28:

Fee:  $40.00 per day 
Comical Chaos:  This day you won’t be able to hold in your laughter with all the outrageously funny obstacles and chuckling challenges! Complete the “Laugh-o-Meter”, check out our “Camp Comedy” and create your own comic. 


Thursday, January 2 and Friday, January 3:

Fee:  $40.00 per day 
Colourful Creations:  Are you ready to show off all your favourite colour combinations? We are! 
These two days will be a creative kaleidoscope of 
colourful, messy fun!


MARCH BREAK, March 16 - 20:

Fee:  $40.00 per day or $170.00 per week
Blast from the Past:  It’s time to get retro! Come have a total groovy trip through the decades. 
Be prepared to take a far out journey from the space race to the fast paced eras in our past!


Wednesday, March 25:

Fee:  $40.00 per day 
Tropical Paradise: Have you had enough of the cold of winter? Come escape the frigid freeze with
Melting Mayhem and make your very own beach craft!


Thursday, April 2:

Fee:  $40.00 per day 
Scientific Splendor:  Are you crazy for Chemistry? Flippin’ for Physics? Or going bananas for Biology?
Then this is the theme camp for you! We will spend the 
day making Elephant Toothpaste and hosting the Great Marble Races of 2020. 


Friday, May 15: 

Fee:  $40.00 per day 
Play in a Day:  Calling all creative kids! From start to finish this day will be spent writing and performing your very own skits, playing Act It Out, and much, much more!

Withdrawal & Refund Policy for Summer & PD Camps

Withdrawal Policy:

Each day camp registration will be subject to an Administrative Withdrawal Fee upon EACH Withdrawal Request.   
- Daily Withdrawal Fee:  $5.00 per day requested.      
- Weekly Withdrawal Fee:  $25.00 per week requested.    

Refund Policy:

To cancel your registration and receive a refund (minus the Withdrawal Fee) you must request the withdrawal THREE WEEKS  prior to the day or week of camp that you are requesting withdrawal from.  
Exception: Medical reason with supporting documentation. 
Refunds will be processed within 2-3 weeks of initial request.

About Us

Welcome to the Mount’s Summer Day Camp Programs, where fun and safety are always our top priorities!  Our Summer, In-service and March Break Day Camps offer a wide range of energetic and exciting activities for children in elementary school.  

Since 1983, we have become a leader in offering unique and meaningful active day camp experiences for children in Halifax and surrounding areas.  From athletic and recreational games in the gymnasium, to art activities and crafts, to outdoor adventures and scavenger hunts around our beautiful campus and weekly swim trips at the Canada Games Centre, we ensure a fun-filled, safe, and active experience for your child!  Our camp Leaders and Coordinators are qualified, experienced Mount students, with many aspiring to teach or work with children through our Child & Youth Studies program or Bachelor of Education program.

Our programs are structured to engage the whole child and create a lasting impression of fun, friends, and memorable experiences.  Take a look at our many day camps coming up and other children’s programs offered through the Mount Fitness Centre.  

General

We are recreational theme based day camp. Structured Recreational Programming, based on weekly themes, allows our campers to be kids!  Our activities include a variety of games, crafts, outdoor adventure, swim trips, etc.  Campers will enhance their imagination, learn through movement/play and be physically active!

Ages

The Mount's Summer Day Camps are for children entering grades PR-6 in September

Camp Guidelines

Check out our printable, Summer Camp Parent Guide & Registration Form (PDF).  This guideline provides information on what to bring, what not to bring, drop off & pick up procedures, disciplinary code, allergies & medication, etc. 

Daily Schedule

Below is a general idea of a day of camp:
 7:30-9:00am Drop off & supervised free play
 9:00-11:30am Structured programming: craft, drama, games, activities, outdoor adventure
 11:30-1:00pm Lunch Time: A “G” rated movie is played during lunch
 1:00-3:45pm Structured programming: craft, drama, games, activities, outdoor adventure
 3:45-4:15pm Imagination stations
 4:15-5:30pm Pick up and supervised free play
 After 5:30pm A late charge of $5 per 15 minutes past 5:30pm will be charged for late pick up

Lunch & Snacks

Campers are responsible to bring their own peanut/nut free lunch and snacks as well as a labeled cup/water bottle.

Registration & Wait-lists

For information on space availability call The Mount Fitness Centre at 902-457-6420

To Register:

 Email: msvu.ca
 Fax: 902-457-1694
 Phone: 902-457-6420
 In Person: Mount Fitness Centre, Rosaria Student Centre, Main Floor
 Mail: MSVU Athletics & Recreation Office, 166 Bedford Highway, Halifax, NS B3M 2J6

Payment

- Save your receipt for income tax purposes
- Payment is required at time of registration
- We now accept Visa Debit, therefore we no longer accept cheque payments.

Payment Option #1:  

Pay in full at time of registration with Cash, Debit, Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Visa Debit.

Payment Option #2:  

- Post-dated payments can be arranged with: Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Visa Debit.
- Post-dated payments must be dated (and will be processed) on the MONDAY, ONE WEEK PRIOR to the selected camp.

Withdrawal and Refund Policy

This can be found in the drop down menu above.  Please read prior to registering.

Contacts

If you have any questions/concerns and wish to speak to the Recreation Coordinator,  please call:
Brittany Lowe:  902-457-6369 or email msvu.ca

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns regarding our camp program, please contact us!
Phone: 902-457-6420      Email: msvu.ca

Welcome:

Welcome to the Mount’s Summer Day Camp Programs, where fun and safety are always our top priorities!  Our Summer, PD / In-service and March Break Day Camps offer a wide range of energetic and exciting activities for children in elementary school.  

Withdrawal & Refund Policy for PD & Summer Camp

Withdrawal Policy:  
Each day camp registration will be subject to an Administrative Withdrawal Fee upon EACH Withdrawal Request.   
- Daily Withdrawal Fee:  $5.00 per day requested.      
- Weekly Withdrawal Fee:  $25.00 per week requested.    

Refund Policy:
To cancel your registration and receive a refund (minus the Withdrawal Fee) you must request the withdrawal THREE WEEKS  prior to the day or week of camp that you are requesting withdrawal from.  
Exception: Medical reason with supporting documentation. 

Refunds will be processed within 2-3 weeks of initial request.