For over 50 years Green Acres has been providing outdoor country day camp experiences for children ages 4 to 15 years old. Green Acres is a fun, safe and inclusive environment where each camper can grow in skill development, leadership and co-operation.
Our campers take home experiences, friendships and memories that will last a lifetime.
Eddy Bogomolny is the Founding Director of Camp Green Acres. Since its inception in 1966, Eddy has been actively involved in the day-to-day operations of the camp. Not only does he spend ten months of the year preparing and planning for camp, but each day of the summer he is on the grounds with the kids, getting to know everyone personally and making sure everything runs smoothly.
Lori Bogomolny is the second generation to run Camp Green Acres. Building on her father’s traditions and lifelong involvement in camping, Lori is dedicated to building a new generation of Green Acres campers and families. She takes pride in building personal relationships and is committed to ensuring that every camper, parent, and staff is having the best possible camp experience.
Darren Greenspoon has been at Camp Green Acres now for over 20 years. He began as Swim Director before founding All-Star Sports Camp and 1-Week Specialty Camps (MyCamp). Darren has now taken on the role of Logistics and Bussing Director and is an instrumental part of all aspects of Green Acres. As a parent and teacher, Darren oversees and is able to advise parents on any matter from your child’s health and safety at camp, swim, bussing, and allergies.
Kathy Fleming has been at Green Acres for over 15 years. She supervises our Head Staff and all programming at Camp. She also oversees the Leadership Training Program, trips to our sister overnight camp, Camp Wahanowin and is a mentor to staff. She is known for her leadership, creative ideas and programs and for her enthusiasm. Kathy’s goal is to ensure that everyone has the most memorable summer and is a great resource to both parents and staff.
Phil Faibish has been in the camping industry for over two decades, having held numerous supervisory roles, including Director for the past 10 years at a Toronto-area day camp. He recently joined Green Acres in 2019 as Operations Manager, and is looking forward to meeting all of the wonderful Green Acres campers, staff and parents! Phil has a contagious energy, creative spirit and approachable nature and is well-known in the community for his commitment to providing campers with an unforgettable summer experience. Reach out to Phil on social media, check out his #philfies (’selfies’) and say hello as he embarks on his first summer with Green Acres!
Sandy Griffiths has been an integral part of the Green Acres team for over 30 years. She is your direct contact when it comes to registration, enrollment, and making the right camp decisions for your children. During camp time Sandy is here to answer all of your questions and help with your concerns.
Rowan Weisbach has been part of the Green Acres family for over 10 years. She started out as a counselor, then Head Staff and now has been part of our administration and registrar team in the office for many years. Along with Sandy, she is always there to help you with any registration or enrollment questions you may have.
Both Sandy and Rowan are here year round to help customize your child’s camp programs to ensure that you make the right decisions and choices.
Yan Liu (Grace) is our Manager of International Camp Programs. She is your direct contact to assist families sending children from overseas to experience Camp Green Acres. She can help families and friends with VISA applications, travel arrangements and accommodations. She will ensure that our overseas campers have the best camping experience in the Greater Toronto Area. You can contact Grace directly on WeChat: Graceliuyan
As a leadership team, we all work together to provide the best summer camp experience for your child. Our goal is to partner with our camp parents to provide the quality of care and programming that families have come to expect from us for over 50 years.
Parents love the flexibility of being able to choose or mix-and-match between our amazing camp programs.
Camp Green Acres’ superior facilities are second to none!!! Our summer camp is situated on 110 acres in a beautiful country setting, conveniently located near Toronto. Camp is easily accessible by highways 401, 404 and 407. The camp is equipped with indoor and outdoor facilities, two on-site heated pools, and a on-site heated junior waterslide park.
Our facilities also include soccer fields, basketball courts, baseball diamonds, biking trails, ropes course and climbing walls, 9 hole mini-golf course, tennis courts, recording studio, cooking café, farm animals, lots of tetherball and gaga ball courts, bon fire pit and indoor theatre. We also have many indoor activity spaces, shaded picnic areas, water fountains scattered throughout camp, an air conditioned health centre and flush toilets. In addition, our Cedar Creek onsite horseback riding camp includes an 18 stall barn, an indoor riding arena, viewing room, 3 grass rings and 1 sand ring.
Each unit and area of camp has its own rec hall facility, change rooms, and shaded picnic table area.
Maintaining a connection with our camp families is extremely important to us. We understand that parents value timely and effective communication. Therefore, our friendly and knowledgeable Office staff, Head Staff and Directors are available anytime by phone and email to get your feedback, answer your questions or get an update on how your child is doing. Prior to the start of camp, the Office is open year-round to help you choose the best camp program for your child or to request a tour of the facilities. In the spring, the Directors host a Parent Orientation Meeting. You will also receive a Parent Handbook and an introductory email from both your Head Staff and your child’s counselors.
In terms of bussing communication, you will have access to a bus tracker to track your child’s bus and we also send text messages to parents should a bus incur a significant delay.
For questions or to request camp information, contact us or call (905) 887-1400.