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To Register: 

Step #1:  Print and complete the Registration Form

Step #2:  Email registration form to msvu.ca 


Registration Options:

Preferred Method is Email or Fax   

- Email form to: msvu.ca 

- Fax:  902-457-1694    


Additional Options:

By Phone:  902-457-6420  

In person:  Rosaria Centre, Main Floor

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

PRIOR TO REGISTERING:

Please read the Withdrawal Fee & Refund Policy listed below.

Week #1, June 27-28:  Welcome Week

Fee:  $38.00 per day 

Welcome One… Welcome All! Campers and Leaders will meet, greet and roll out the fun with all you favourite games like Gaga Ball, Stormy Seas and much more. Can’t wait to see you here!


Week #2, July 2-5:  Passport to Fun

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $132.00 per week

Get ready to take a trip around the world in five days! This week we will “travel” across the globe and discover worldwide fun! We will celebrate games and customs that makes our world uniquely awesome!


Week #3, July 8-12:  Creative Concoctions

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week

Get your thinking caps on because curiosity, experimentation, and imagination are the theme of this week! With sparks of creativity, we will invent new games and design the unthinkable.


Week #4, July 15-19:   Superstar Extravanza

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week 

Lights, Camera, ACTION! Join our star search for the Annual Mount Variety Show, dance the afternoon away at our glow dance party and attend the RECademy Awards. This week will definitely keep you movin’ and groovin’!


Week #5, July 22-26:  Mystery Madness

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week

There’s a Mystifying Mount Mystery and we need your help to solve it. Dive into our top notch detective training with Invisible Ink Messages and completing the Escape Room Challenge. Use your super skills to find clues and solve the mystery!


Week #6, July 29 - August 2:  Games Galore

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week 

This week all your favourite board and video games come to life. We will be sure to get you moving with our Life Size Chutes and Ladders, Pac Man, and much more! Be a good sport and create the ultimate dream team!


Week #7,  August 6-9:  Camp Care

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $132.00 per week

Sharing is caring, right? We think so! Join us in a week where we will all join together to Pay it Forward and help others. We’ll create some Kindness Rocks, learn the Compliment Sandwich and set a MSVU record for happy vibes.


Week #8, August 12-16: Jurassic Journey

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week

Be ready for an adventure as we go back in time to when dinosaurs walked the Earth. We will hunt for fossils and hatch our very own dinosaur eggs!


Week #9, August 19-23:  Make a Splash

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week

Get ready to make a splash during this wet and wild week of camp! Enjoy all your favourite water activities; such as water bucket relays, water balloons and more! Let’s have fun and beat the summer heat together!


Week #10, August 26-30:   Under the Big Top

Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week

Come One… Come All! Join us for a week jammed pack with Circus Fun! We will jump through hoops, practice juggling and even learn magic tricks! Let’s not forget about our Annual Camp Carnival, the perfect way to end August.


Week #11, September 3-4:  There’s no place like Camp

*Please note:  Exact dates are dependent on the HRCE Calendar released later this year.

Fee:  $38.00 per day 

A few more days before school starts? Summer may be slowing down, but camp isn’t! Enjoy the final days of summer with your camp friends and camper’s choice!

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 1-6 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

 12:30-4:00pm Swim Trip - Every camper will swim once per week from Weeks #2-9

 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.


Swim Trip

Swim trips take place from Week #2 to Week #9

With parental permission, each child may participate in the swim trip once per week.  

Travel is on Metro Transit.  All fees associated with day trips are included in the registration fee.


Registration & Wait-lists

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


To Register:

 Email: camps@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!

For registration, payment & general inquiries, please contact the Mount Fitness Centre: 

902-457-6420     msvu.ca


For all other camp inquiries, please contact our Recreation Coordinator, Brittany Lowe:  

902-457-6369 or email msvu.ca 

Summer Camp Dates, Themes & Fees:

Week #1June 27-28:  Welcome Week
Fee:  $38.00 per day 
Welcome One… Welcome All! Campers and Leaders will meet, greet and roll out the fun with all you favourite games like Gaga Ball, Stormy Seas and much more. Can’t wait to see you here!

Week #2, July 2-5:  Passport to Fun
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $132.00 per week
Get ready to take a trip around the world in five days! This week we will “travel” across the globe and discover worldwide fun! We will celebrate games and customs that makes our world uniquely awesome!

Week #3, July 8-12:  Creative Concoctions
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week
Get your thinking caps on because curiosity, experimentation, and imagination are the theme of this week! With sparks of creativity, we will invent new games and design the unthinkable.

Week #4, July 15-19:   Superstar Extravanza
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week 
Lights, Camera, ACTION! Join our star search for the Annual Mount Variety Show, dance the afternoon away at our glow dance party and attend the RECademy Awards. This week will definitely keep you movin’ and groovin’!


Week #5, 
July 22-26:  Mystery Madness
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week
There’s a Mystifying Mount Mystery and we need your help to solve it. Dive into our top notch detective training with Invisible Ink Messages and completing the Escape Room Challenge. Use your super skills to find clues and solve the mystery!

Week #6, July 29 - August 2:  Games Galore
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week
This week all your favourite board and video games come to life. We will be sure to get you moving with our Life Size Chutes and Ladders, Pac Man, and much more! Be a good sport and create the ultimate dream team!

Week #7,  August 6-9:  Camp Care
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $132.00 per week
Sharing is caring, right? We think so! Join us in a week where we will all join together to Pay it Forward and help others. We’ll create some Kindness Rocks, learn the Compliment Sandwich and set a MSVU record for happy vibes.

Week #8, August 12-16: Jurassic Journey
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week
Be ready for an adventure as we go back in time to when dinosaurs walked the Earth. We will hunt for fossils and hatch our very own dinosaur eggs!

Week #9, August 19-23:  Make a Splash
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week
Get ready to make a splash during this wet and wild week of camp! Enjoy all your favourite water activities; such as water bucket relays, water balloons and more! Let’s have fun and beat the summer heat together!

Week #10, August 26-30:   Under the Big Top
Fee:  $38.00 per day or $160.00 per week
Come One… Come All! Join us for a week jammed pack with Circus Fun! We will jump through hoops, practice juggling and even learn magic tricks! Let’s not forget about our Annual Camp Carnival, the perfect way to end August.

Week #11, September 3-4:  There’s no place like Camp
*Please note:  Exact dates are dependent on the HRCE Calendar released later this year.
Fee:  $38.00 per day 
A few more days before school starts? Summer may be slowing down, but camp isn’t! Enjoy the final days of summer with your camp friends and camper’s choice!

 

Withdrawal and Refund Policy

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.