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March 2017

Exciting Camp News! Overnights, Theatre & More!

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UPCOMING OPEN VISIT – SUNDAY, APRIL 23rd from 10:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.

ENROLMENT UPDATE

Traditional Camp: Only a few spots left in Chipmunks (Completing Nursery) in July. Limited spaces available from July 3-August 11 for Beavers, Buffaloes and Bears and Eagle Boys (Completing JK, SK, Grade 1 & 2).

All-Star: Limited spaces in the Raptor program (SK and Grade 1) from July 3-August 11.

Wahano-Ventures: The July trip (July 17-21) is almost sold out.

Learn-To-Bike is filling up quickly for Weeks 7, 8 & 9 (August 14-September 1).

Specialty Camps: 2 spots left in Crazy Cooks in Week 2, 2 spots left in Bling Your Room in Week 4, Limited spaces in Robotics and Minecraft. Only a few spots in Archery/Biking and Ropes in Weeks 7 & 8.

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IT’S TIME TO MARK YOUR CALENDARS!

1. ACT ONE Theatre Productions Presents…

July 13 – Joseph and The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

July 26 – Beauty & The Beast

August 10 – Little Shop of Horrors
August 23 – On Broadway

Click here for more information.

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2. Eagles & Seniors Overnights at Wahanowin
Campers in the Eagles and Seniors Units will have the unique opportunity to experience one overnight at Camp Wahanowin in July in addition to their overnight at Green Acres in August.
Eagles (Grade 2): July 13-14
Seniors (Grades 3 & 4): July 24-25

Under the supervision of Green Acres’ counsellors, Head Staff and Wahanowin Directors, campers will participate in all the amazing Wahanowin activities including their water park, water trampoline, canoeing, sailing, zipline, trapeze, tubing and so much more!! No need to register for this in advance, the permission form will be emailed to you a week prior to the event. The nominal $30 cost will remain the same as the Green Acres overnight.

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3. One amazing Family Night for All (For Both July & August Campers)!
Parents and Campers are invited on Thursday, July 27th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm to experience all that Green Acres has to offer! Meet your child’s counsellors, head staff and swim instructors! Only starting your Camp adventure in August? What a great opportunity to meet your child’s counselors before their first day of Camp. Jumping Castles, Bounce Entertainment, food and lots of fun activities will be available for everyone to enjoy! Directors, nursing staff, and administrators will all be be onsite to answer any questions or just to say hi!

Campers starting on July 3rd, there will be a Parent Meet & Greet on Wednesday June 28 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. (Meet both your counselors and bus captains)

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4. For all other important Green Acres’ dates, such as overnights, extended nights, theme days and special events click here to see our full summer calendar.

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CALLING ALL STAFF

Now is the time to apply for Green Acres staff! Opportunities include counselors, specialists, swim staff, riding staff and so much more! Applicants must have completed Grade 10 or higher, have lots of energy and a keen interest in working with children. 4, 6 and 8 week positions available. Apply Now!

DID YOU KNOW

Green Acres has introduced towel service for Summer 2017 at no extra cost. No need to load up your child’s backpack.