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While there is uncertainty about how things will be this summer due to COVID-restrictions there are still some great Summer Camps as well as Online Programs available to help keep your kids occupied over the holidays. Here's our 2021 Summer Camp/Program Guide with some fabulous in-person and virtual camps as well as online programs from across Durham Region and beyond!


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Salem Ridge Golf & Academy Junior Camps

Salem Ridge Junior Camps were developed with fun and educational ways of teaching kids the game of golf. We believe in the long-term benefits associated with golf and how various skills such as patience and discipline can be transferred from the golf course to be used in personal and professional development.


Camp Brimacombe

Don't miss out on these active, outdoor day camps located in Clarington’s Oak Ridges Moraine! Campers will take part in exciting, high-quality learning adventures in small-group settings, all while developing new friendships and skills. Weekly-themed day camps offered on a weekly basis for ages 4 to 12, running July through August. NEW THIS SUMMER – Leader-In-Training Camp for campers ages 12 to 14!

Visit to learn more.

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Royal City Soccer Club

Royal City Soccer Club is celebrating our 29th annual summer soccer camp. As the #1 grassroots soccer day camps in Canada, we host thousands of children aged 5 to 13 each year. Our program is designed to promote personal development, team building and of course, FUN with morning and full day sessions available in July and August months.

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ArtVenture Summer Art Camps: Ages 5 to 15

Paint, Sculpt, Explore the Outdoors
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Discover the perfect blend of art and nature with week-long summer programs that incorporate fun and games, indoors and out. Through gallery visits, hikes and studio activities, campers will have a blast being artist-adventurers. Choose from a variety of options featuring: digital photography, painting, sculpture and more!

Limited spots available! Register today at


City of Pickering Summer Camps

This year the City will be offering over 10 different onsite camps including all the favourites, plus a new Eco-Camp for kids 5 – 12 yrs. Camp-in-a-Box virtual camp is back again this year, and we look forward to delivering online adventure and activities to kids at home.

Spaces are limited so register early to reserve your spot.

Our Camp Staff have been carefully selected and are trained and qualified leaders of summer fun! They are certified in Standard First Aid & CPR-C, have completed courses in “High Five” Principles of Healthy Child Development, have satisfactory police screening, and have received additional Covid-19 Health & Safety training.

Complete camp listings and details are online.

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Archery 2 You

Our half day programs will have limited spaces to allow for social distancing. All participants will have their own lane and equipment. Participants will enjoy archery instruction, target practice and archery games. Afternoon half day programs available July & August 2021

For more information, please email or call or text: (905)410-7959

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AU Summer Camp

Half Days; Whole Arts Experience! Morning or afternoon camps offer a ‘100% kid-created’ Arts experience for campers 4+. Art, movement, and Drama; the best way to unleash your child's imagination. Socially distanced and no shared materials.

Not ready for in-studio camps? We offer Online Camps too. Parents pick up kits curbside and young artists zoom in!

Summer Camp 2021

Join us in July 2021 for a week full of fun at this year’s PFC Summer Sports Camp!

Fun and Interactive Activities for Kids! Our Camp Director Adam Whitehead and Grassroots Director Hollie Babut have created a program with weeks filled of soccer activities, team building, multi-sport games, guest appearances and more!'


Rooks to Cooks

This summer, Rooks to Cooks is thrilled to offer both In-person and Virtual Cooking Camps! Keep your children busy, engaged and learning with our sizzling summer camp lineup. All classes are hands-on, educational and FUN!

In-Person Camps start Aug. 3-6; Virtual starts June 21. Register soon!



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Ontario Tech Virtual Summer Camps

Ontario Tech University’s Office of Continuous Learning, with the Faculty of Education and Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, is offering fun, week-long virtual camps for your child(ren) to learn and explore their curiosity!

Camps cover a range of topics: science, engineering, coding, gaming, animation – and more!

Visit our Camps (Children and Youth) website for more information.

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Art With A Heart

Join us for our exciting Virtual Expressive Arts Summer Camp! Campers ages 5-13 will have a blast with camp songs, games, art-making, and adventure throughout July and August. Every registration includes a "Virtual-Camper" t-shirt, fun art supplies and a link to hop online with our camp counsellors! Sign up today!

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Summer Enrichment Experience @ Queen’s University

This summer excite their curiosity with 5-day online summer courses that allow students to explore new ideas in a virtual University setting. Students can pick from subjects like Entrepreneurship, Applied Psychology, Human Anatomy, Creative Writing, Acting, Pathology, epidemiology, and so much more!

This year, we’re offering a unique course as an introduction to High School Math for grades 7 & 8s instructed by a Queen’s University teacher Candidate with a focus on Math and Physics. Enroll now to secure your child’s seat!



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Oxford Learning

Your child's education has continued to take a major hit this year. Supplementing education in the summer will be EVEN more crucial this year than ever before. Inquire today about our flexible in centre and virtual learning options that can ensure your child gets a well deserved break AND gets back on track with their academics!


Mathnasium Pickering

This summer Mathnasium of Pickering will continue to have fun with math at our learning centre or give you the same Math experience from the comfort of your home on our mathnasium@home online platform. The past year has been a challenge and students have faced learning loss, but Mathnasium is here to help. Contact us today

Telephone: (905) 903-6638