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Royal Botanical Gardens

Site: Burlington

Service: RBG Discovery Day Camps

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Weekly, online summer camps offered for three age groups (for more information, and to register, see here)
Contact Information
Office Phone Day Camp Information 905-527-1158 ext 340; 
Camp Registration 905-527-1158 ext 270
Fax 905-577-0375
E-Mail camps@rbg.ca
Website www.rbg.ca/camps
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/RoyalBotanicalGardens/
Flickr Flickr: www.flickr.com/groups/740296@N25/
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/rbgcanada
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RBGCanada
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/royalbotanicalgarden
Primary Contact Liz Jankowski, Education Programs Officer
Contact Form www.rbg.ca/contactus
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Weekly, online summer camps offered for three age groups (for more information, and to register, see here
 
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Promote healthy environmental attitudes and lifestyles through safe, respectful, fun and diverse outdoor learning experiences Programs feature: 
* hikes  
* canoeing in Cootes Paradise  
* games  
* activities  
* daily exploration of ecologically significant nature sanctuaries including wetlands, fields and forests  
* additional extended care available for daily fee 
 
Programs are: 
* developed under supervision of certified teachers and recreation professionals  
* staffed by trained, experienced and enthusiastic counsellors who are students or graduates of university programs in natural science, recreation and education  
* counsellors assisted by junior counsellors and leaders in training from the programs 
* canoeing instruction led by staff certified by Ontario Recreational Canoeing Association and all counsellors certified in First Aid 
 
Also offers Leadership Development program
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm: Jul-Aug, summer break * Dec, winter break * March Break 
* extended care 8 am-5:30 pm at additional cost per day
Areas Served Burlington ; Hamilton (City of) ; and surrounding area
Eligibility Ages: 3 year(s) - 15 year(s) 
 
Discovery Camps ages 3-15 * Leadership Program ages 13-15
Application Call for information or apply online
Languages English
Fees Program - camp rates for RBG members and non-members * fee for cancellation ; Fee assistance available for children and special needs children, low-income families, new Canadian families, local not-for-profit children’s organizations and schools * to apply, see application form here * Fee assistance available for all children's programs and day camps ; assistance is provided by RBG Green Angels Fund.
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
RBG Centre
680 Plains Rd W
Burlington, ON L7T 1J1
 
View Google Map
Intersection Plains Rd W and Hwy 6
Mailing Address c/o Royal Botanical Gardens 
PO Box 399 
Hamilton, ON L8N 3H8
Physical Access Partially Accessible - gardens
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Camps ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Day Camps ~ Youth ; Leadership Development ~ Adolescents

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