Camps Garnier & Marion
Welcome to the Club Optimiste francophone de Durham's website!
What we do
Since 2005, the Camp Garnier is a stimulating and interesting environment that offers high quality activities in French to 6 to 15 year olds.
The unforgettable experience of Camp Garnier, now in Pickering!
For children, having fun is key to learning the French language!
Camps Garnier and Marion are open for 7 weeks during the summer, but a team of counselors and mentors is busy planning well ahead of each season, creating a new unforgettable experience each year! Weekly themes vary from year to year, as well as our outings. Click the Themes and Outings button above and take a[…]
Great news! Our Tutoring Program is offered throughout the year! Consult the Tutorat FrancoOptimiste page for more information.
Camps Garnier and Marion have been expanding every year since their respective inceptions. 2019 will see the 15th edition of Camp Garnier, and the 6th edition of Camp Marion. The COFD would like to thank the Durham Region community for its wonderful support over the years.
We would not have such fun camps if it weren’t for our dynamic, creative and caring team of counselors and staff. We hope all of you will join us again in 2019!