PRE-CAMP STAFF TRAINING INFORMATION
Pre-Camp 2019 (Bus Transportation is Available*): All Pre-Camp days are mandatory for ALL staff! For conflicts regarding graduation/prom, please contact Kathy at 905-887-1400.
Saturday, June 22 – approximately 9:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Sunday, June 23 – approximately 9:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Wednesday, June 26 – approximately 11:45 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Optional Staff Rec, The Amazing Race, goes until 10:00 p.m., bussing home available)
Thursday, June 27 – approximately 9:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Friday, June 21 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. – PRE-CAMP FOR SWIM STAFF ONLY (YOU MUST HAVE YOUR OWN TRANSPORTATION AS THERE IS NO BUSSING AVAILABLE AND THERE IS NO PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION)
Click here for the *PRE-CAMP BUS SCHEDULE for bus pick up and drop off times. The above times are arrival and departure times from camp. This bus schedule is for Pre-Camp ONLY. Camp time bus routes and jobs will be assigned during Pre-Camp.
IMPORTANT: Bus pick up on Wednesday, June 26th is 2.5 hours later than the times indicated in the Pre-Camp Bus Schedule. Staff arriving on their own that day, must arrive by 11:45 a.m.
The first day of camp this year is Monday, July 1st!
WHAT TO BRING TO PRE-CAMP
You must bring a pen and a binder with paper or a notebook to take notes. Also, bring a peanut/nut free lunch, water bottle, bathing suit, a towel and sunscreen. In case of bad weather, raincoats and rain boots are a must. Our Lunch Shack will be open during pre-camp and staff will be able to purchase sandwiches, snacks and drinks – all items between $1.00 – $4.00. Please note that the Green Acres Dress Code is in effect during pre-camp (see Staff Survival Guide).
DIRECTIONS TO CAMP
Click here for a Google Map for staff traveling to camp on their own:
Green Acres is located 1 km north of Elgin Mills Road on the east side of Kennedy Road (look for orange roofs in the fields). Please remember that our camp is NOT accessible by public transportation and that you must either have access to a car for pre-camp or use our busing service at the designated stops.
Camp Telephone: 905-887-1400
Camp Address: 11123 Kennedy Road, Markham, L6C 1P2
We look forward to seeing you soon. If in the meantime, if there are any questions, please contact us at the camp office at 905-887-1400.