Camp McGovern

Camp McGovern

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles aged 6-17
What?: All of our camps offer highly qualified and certified camp leaders ready to put on an unforgettable experience for our campers. Our mission is to foster self-esteem, social skills and respect for others while uncovering potential for personal growth in campers and staff.
Where?: 422102 Concession 6 NDR, Elmwood, Ontario, N0G1S0
When?: 1st camp starts June 30th 2019 and runs for 7 weeks

Littles to get an additional $150 off the McGovern Camp. The total cost will be $245.

Spots are limited and will be filled on a first come, first served basis. Please apply as soon as possible to access this opportunity. If you are interested in registering your child for camp, please let us know and we will send you further information on the registration process.

Neighbourhood Nature Play

Evergreen Neighbourhood Nature Play

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles, Bigs & Families
What?: Free nature-based programming at the park designed to help children and their families connect with nature through games, activities, and crafts.
Where?: Kingsdale Park & Gzowski Park
When?: Tuesdays from 3:00-6:00 PM (Kingsdale Park), Wednesdays from 3:00-6:00 (Gzowski Park)

This is a drop-in opportunity, please stay updated on their Facebook Page @NaturePlayKitchener

See the information flyer here.

Waterloo Warriors MultiSport and Games Youth Camp

Waterloo Warriors Multi-Sport and Games Youth Camp

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles aged 6-12
What?: University of Waterloo’s Department of Athletics and Recreation is excited to offer our Littles an opportunity to participate in the Multi-Sport and Games Youth Camp! Led by highly qualified and certified camp leaders who are ready to put on an unforgettable experience!
Where?: Columbia Icefield Arena, University of Waterloo (Columbia St. W., & Hagey Blvd., Waterloo, ON.)
When?: Begins July 2nd, running for 9 weeks

Click here to find detailed information.

Please RSVP below by Friday, June 14th to enter the draw for this opportunity.

This opportunity is subsidized; there will be a $10 cost for each participant for the week. Transportation and lunch are not provided.

Find Your Super Power

Find Your Super Powers: Scavenger Hunt

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles and Bigs
What?: A fun way to explore super powers such as kindness, compassion, and connection. A social just scavenger hunt at the Kitchener Public Library hosted by students of the University of Waterloo, Friends of Crime Prevention, and the Kitchener Public Library. Including free pizza followed by a movie screening!
Where?: Kitchener Public Library (85 Queen St. N., Kitchener)
When?: Saturday, June 15th from 10 AM – 1:30 PM, followed by a screening of InsideOut at 2 PM.

To RSVP visit http://bit.ly/FamilySocialJustice.

Fishing Camps

3 Hour Fishing Camps for Children

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles, Bigs, and families
What?: Learn how to fish and even bring home dinner at our exciting fishing camps. We will teach all the fundamentals: how to tie a hook, how to put a worm on a hook, how to cast, how to set the hook, how to take a fish off a hook, and how to clean a fish!
Where?: Lyndon Fishing Pond (1745 Huron Road, Petersburg)
When?: Saturday, June 22nd from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

RSVP below by Wednesday, June 19th.

Summer Carnival 2019

Summer Carnival

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles, Bigs & Families
What?: Join us at our annual BIG Summer Carnival! All families are invited to attend and enjoy the food, fun, and games and activities we have planned! Stop by or stay for the evening, you’re sure to have a blast!
Where?: Stanley Park Community Centre (505 Franklin St. N., Kitchener)
When?: Tuesday, June 25th from 6-8 PM

Please RSVP below by Monday, June 17th.

Mondelez Bike Giveaway

Mondelez Bike Giveaway!

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles aged 10-12 (Winner must attend the giveaway in person to get their bike and take a photo)
What?: Mondelez has donated 16 bikes to our agency. Each bike will come with a helmet and lock. A pizza dinner and refreshments will be provided to families attending the event. The size of the bike is 24” and meant for a children age 10-12. The bikes are one size (24”) and cannot be exchanged for other sizes at the event if the bike’s size is incorrect for your child. Please check the appropriate bike size for your child prior to entering the draw.
Where?: Food Basics (1405 Ottawa St N., Kitchener, ON., N2A 3Z1)
When?: Monday, June 24th, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Please RSVP below by Monday, June 17th to enter the draw. You must be able to attend In person on June 26th to enter the draw. Only those selected for the draw will be contacted for the event.

The Whip Boxing and Fitness Summer Camp

The Whip Boxing & Fitness Summer Camp

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles aged 8-16
What?: The Whip Boxing camp provides a nurturing environment that teaches proper boxing techniques, stresses positive thinking and promotes healthy living. Children will attend a 5-day structured camp consisting of boxing training, a range of multi-sports and the opportunity to train alongside a World Boxing Champion. Children will receive a 40% discount if registered before Saturday, June 22nd.
Where?: The Whip Boxing Academy (178B Weber St. N., Waterloo, N2J 3H4)
When?: 8 AM-4 PM
Children aged 12-16 years old (July 8 – 12)
Children aged 8-11 years old (July 22 – 26 )

The total camp costs after the 40% discount are $143.40 + GST.

Register by June 22nd by visiting http://www.thewhipboxing.ca/summer-camp.html

Brass Butterflies

Brass Butterflies Circus Summer Camp

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles aged 6-15
What?: One full scholarship for a half-day, week-long camp offering participants a chance to explore the world of circus from many perspectives. Sessions are led by experienced circus educators with small teacher to student ratios ensuring lots of 1-1 attention. Each day will introduce a new discipline to practice, from juggling to acrobatics, aerials to clowning.
Where?: 60 Bathurst Drive, Unit 14, Waterloo, N2V 2A9
When?:
Cirque Kids Half-day Summer Camps (ages 6-11). These camps run for five consecutive days, three hours per day (either morning or afternoon) and participants must register for a full week at a time. Morning Sessions 9:00am – 12:00pm; Afternoon Sessions 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Available Sessions: July 8 – 12; July 15 – 19; July 22 – 26; August 12 – 16
Circus Themed Youth Summer Camps (ages 12-15): Morning Sessions 9:00am – 12:00pm; Afternoon Sessions 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Available Sessions: August 19 – 23.

No experience required, all abilities are welcomed! Find more information at https://www.brassbutterflies.com/summer-camps.

Please RSVP below by Friday, June 28th to enter the draw for this opportunity.

GBTC

Great Big Theatre Company Performing Arts Summer Camp

BBBSWR Opportunity

Who?: Littles aged 6-14
What?: Four full scholarships are available for a full-day, week-long camp in Cambridge offering participants a chance to explore the world of performing arts. Sessions are led by experienced, caring and dynamic staff who will guide your kids to self-confidence, self-expression and performance skills.
Where?: Preston Camp: Church of Nazarene, 1332 Hamilton Street, Cambridge N3H 3G5
Hespeler Camp: St Luke’s United Church, 1620 Franklin Boulevard, Cambridge N3C 3P4
When?: These camps run for five consecutive days, from 8.30am – 4.30pm.
2 Scholarships available for July 15th – July 19th in Preston Summer Camp
2 Scholarships available for August 19th – August 23rd in Hespeler Summer Camp

No experience required, all abilities are welcomed! Find more information at https://gbtc.com/camp-schedules.php

Please RSVP below by Friday, June 28th to enter the draw for this opportunity.

 

For opportunities marked “RSVP”, you are required to complete the form below.

Tickets are given out on a first-come-first-served basis and are only available to those involved with our agency.

Tickets will need to be picked up at the BBBSWR office between 9:00 AM and 4:30 PM on weekdays.
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