Information & Registration

Our camps are reopening for exciting in-person activities for the summer of 2022!

Summer camp for 6- to 12-year-olds!

Registration is open for the summer of 2022!
Before registering your child, please consult our COVID-19 Policy.

The COFD is pledging to ensure the health and safety of workers and campers by following the guidelines of the Ontario Ministry of Health. Following the latter’s camp guidelines, we ask that you provide us with the camper’s proof of vaccination upon arrival on his/her first day of camp.

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Please note: Our Golden Rule being In French at All Times, it is very important that your child be able to communicate in French. To attend camp, your child must have attended at least one full year of French Immersion and be able to understand and express him/herself in French. See our FAQ’s for additional guidance.

Summer 2022 Themes and Outings*

*Please note that outings may change for reasons beyond our control (e.g. COVID-19 restrictions, weather).

NameOuting or GuestPoolStatus
Week 1 - Top Secret Mission
July 4 to 8
Casa LomaCedar ParkRegistrations Closed
Week 2 - Science Gone Mad
July 11 to 15
Ontario Science CentreCedar ParkRegistrations Closed
Week 3 - Sci-Fi Fantasy Adventures
July 18 to 22
LaserMaxxCedar ParkRegistrations Closed
Week 4 - The Hidden Universe in our Oceans
July 25 to 29
Ripley's AquariumCedar ParkRegistrations Closed
Week 5 - Curtain! (Performing Arts)
August 2 to 5
Toronto Circus SchoolCedar ParkRegistrations Closed
Week 6 - If I Were an Animal in the Wild...
August 8 to 12
Flying SquirrelCedar ParkRegistrations Closed
Week 7 - What grows near where I live?
August 15 to 19
Pingle's FarmCedar ParkRegistrations Closed

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Important Information

Before registering, please consult our COVID-19 Policy.

At Camps Garnier and Marion a wide range of fun activities are organized around weekly themes.  (Here is a typical week at camp.)

Every Tuesday, an outing or a guest is part of our itinerary.  On Thursday, we spend the day at the outdoor swimming pool, such as Cedar Park in Bowmanville or Petticoat Creek in Pickering.

Camp Hours:  9:00 am to 4:30 pm.  The fees for Before and After care listed below are applicable when the child arrives earlier than 8:55 am and/or leaves later than 4:30 pm.

Each child receives a T-shirt with each week of registration. The T-shirt is given on Tuesday morning. It is mandatory for all kids to wear the camp’s T-shirt during outings. Extra T-shirts are available at a cost of $10.00 each.

Athletic shorts or capri pants are recommended instead of jeans. Long hair should be tied and jewelry is prohibited in the gym. For more information, please consult the What to bring to camp page.

Camp Garnier and Camp Marion are not specialized in children with special individual attention needs.

Take advantage of our Early Bird rates until May 31st!

Our fees include all outings & weekly camp T-shirt and are tax-free.
Please note that weekly camp fees will increase by $25 ($20 for four-day weeks) on June 1st at 12:01 am.

Weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 6 and 7

For one child: $295.00
For each additional sibling: $285.00

Week 5 (4 days)

For one child: $236.00
For each additional sibling: $226.00

Registration Policies

Act Fast! Early Registration will ensure a spot for your child!

Payment

Payment for camp fees and Before and After Care must be completed on line to secure your child’s spot.  Registration will be in pending status until payment is finalized.

Cancellation

Until May 31st, 50 percent of camp fees will be refunded. There are no refunds starting on June 1st, but the COFD will allow a change in weeks if space is available.

For more information, please consult our cancellation policy.

Before and After Care

Before camp opening (from 7:30 to 9:00 am): $40.00 per 5-day week, $32.00 per 4-day week
After camp closing (from 4:30 to 5:30 pm): $30.00 per 5-day week, $24.00 per 4-day week
Before and After Care fees are payable at time of registration.
Please note: After 5:30 pm, a late fee of $1 per minute is charged and paid directly to the counselor(s) who stayed with your child.

Please note that our Junior Counselor program is on hold until further notice.