Camp at Palermo Public School features a large indoor gymnasium, an art studio, a multi-feature splash-pad directly across the street, multiple sports fields and outdoor courts for large outdoor games.
*Camp care is available for Palermo camps at St. Mary for an additional cost
Palermo camp is perfect for your child if they:
• Want a traditional camp experience close to home
• Enjoy discovering nature in the comfort of their own neighbourhood
• Want to have an arts-based camp experience
• Want to develop new skills in a specific area of interest
Explorers (4-5 yrs) $205/week Weeks 1-8
Explorers is a great choice for first time campers! Our lower counsellor to child ratios (1:8) offer younger children the opportunity to discover and explore new things in a supportive environment. Campers will participate in fun games, sports, crafts, outdoor experiences and exciting weekly theme days. Plus, visits to the local splash pad!
Challengers (6-8 yrs) $195/week Weeks 1-8
Fun for both returning and new campers, Challengers offers a variety of active games and crafts to enjoy while making new friends. Campers will discover a love for the outdoors while exploring nature in the comfort of their own neighbourhood. Each week will include visits to the local splash pad and a special event.
Creative Arts (8-12 yrs) $215/week Weeks 1-8
Discover a new talent as a photographer, painter, sculptor and more! Each morning will be spent exploring a variety of art mediums related to the weekly theme. After lunch, campers will participate in drama and music games, photography and 2 weekly swimming visits to Bronte Pool (2184 Hixon St). Join us on Thursday July 25th and Thursday August 22nd at 11:00 am for our summer camp art exhibits!
Campers will begin and end each day at Palermo. Transportation will be provided to the off-site specialty activities.
Creative Chefs (8-12 yrs) $236 Week 1: July 2-5
Discover your inner culinary artist! Each morning campers will be bussed to Longo’s Loft to learn how to prepare meals in a professional kitchen. After lunch, campers will enjoy a variety of games and crafts based on the weekly theme.
RockPro (8-12 yrs) $295 Week 2: July 8-12
Unleash your inner rock star! Each morning campers will be bussed to RockPro music centre where they will learn how to play the drums, guitar, keyboards and sing in a band. In the afternoon, campers will enjoy a variety of games and crafts based on the weekly theme. Join us on Friday morning from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at RockPro music centre to see a live performance!
NEW! Codes & Bots (8-12 yrs) $295 Week 2: July 8-12
Code your robot to manoeuvre & speak! Spend each morning exploring technology and learning how to program your robot to complete various tasks. Afternoons will be spent in a variety of group games and sports, arts and crafts, water play at the splash pad, and weekly theme days.
Bricks 4 Kidz (8-12 yrs) $295 Week 3: July 15-19
Partnering with Bricks 4 Kidz, campers are introduced to concepts of engineering, architecture and mechanics while building motorized models using LEGO® technic bricks. The rest of the day will include group games and sports, arts and crafts, water play at the splash pad, and weekly theme days.