Special Interest Camps

Residential or day camp facilities that provide opportunities for participants to develop their skills in a specific activity such as athletics, music or art.



Offers March Break and summer camps for French-speaking children. All camp leaders are francophone or bilingual and encourage children to speak French as much as they can. Activities include educational outings, sports, and artistic projects. Extended care is available for a fee.

A learn-to-ride bike camp known for taking kids from training wheels to two wheels to road riding. Includes specialized equipment, tailored cycling lessons, and knowledgeable instructors to build confidence and get the most tentative kids to ride on their own.

Office for PedalHeads organization in Hamilton.

An organization that teaches foundational skills in swimming, bicycle riding and trail riding. 

A selection of camps focused on the outdoors, promoting activeness and education. 

Individual camps are:

A training program broken down into four camps based on technique focus. Camps include:

A four week camp focused on building technical soccer skills for youth.

A full day program designed for dramatic, independent and creative play.

Participants will engage in:

  • Dance
  • Music
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Story time
  • Role Play

Offers an outdoor football camp for youth. 

Offers a variety of therapeutic horseback riding lessons and summer camp programming to children, youth, and adults with physical, cognitive, or emotional challenges.

Offers March Break and summer camps for children. Programs are built around the circus arts and gymnastics, to help develop skills in body awareness, flexibility, and strength, and stay mentally engaged.

Offers a variety of summer camps for children interested in gymnastics.

Offers a number of soccer based summer camps for children ages 5 to 13. Full day and half day camps are available and focus on soccer and include skill development, team building exercises, games, and activities.

Offers a variety of summer camp, march break camp, winter camp, and PA day camp programs to teach the basics of hockey, teamwork, and sportsmanship.

Offers day camps with indoor and outdoor activities, martial arts classes, arts and crafts, and education on respect, focus, self-control, and self-discipline.

Integration of special needs children may be accommodated and will be reviewed on an individual basis.

A summer co-ed volleyball camp for children in grades 1 to 8 with emphasis on skill building in a positive environment. MVP Camp instructors are certified NCCP coaches, members of the Mountain Volleyball Club and the McMaster Volleyball community.

Offers year-round dramatic arts instruction for students of all ages. Programs focus on training with professional artists and exploration of individual artistic voice.

Acting and music and theatre classes held weekly with categories os acting, music theatre, and acting for adults.

Offers a variety of arts-based summer camps to give children experience in musical theatre, drama, visual arts, dancing, and music. Camps are available for children in junior kindergarten to grade 12. Extended care is available.

Offers a variety of day camp programs to introduce children to dance disciplines including: jazz, hip-hop, acrobatics, and musical theatre.

Integration of special needs children can be accommodated and will be reviewed on an individual basis.

Offers a variety of summer camps that teach children how to sail and build skills in boat handling, safety, seamanship, and more. Waterfront Camp (ages 5-7) is for children to learn what it feels like to be on the water, and CANSail (ages 7-18) is a four-stage program that builds on skills in the

Offers a wide range of arts classes for all ages and abilities, as well as summer camps and day camps for children. Extended care is available for day camps at an extra cost.

Programming includes:

Designed to promote personal development, tennis skills and teamwork in a fun environment.  Beginners will learn fundamentals, advanced players will concentrate on more elite skills.  Campers are grouped by age and ability.  Kiddie Camp is also available for children 6 and under, to develop basic

Offers a high energy full day program for youth around games that hit, throw and shoot. Activities include:

Offers an outdoor baseball camp for youth. 

Offers a hands-on full day outdoor program for youth.  Activities are intended to increase awareness and appreciation for the natural world.  

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