Summer Camps Directory

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Welcome to Kenora Catholic's One-Stop-Shop for parents looking for a summer camp for their children! The aim of this page is to give you a quick glance at the camps offered in and around Lake of the Woods. You'll find information about day camps as well as overnight camps listed below. To visit the camp's website or Facebook page simply click on their name.

PLEASE NOTE - we are NOT responsible for registration for any camps that are not affiliated with the Kenora Catholic District School Board. We can not guarantee your child a space in any of the camps listed below. Questions for these camps should be directed to them using the contact information listed below.

This list is just the beginning! If you have a camp you'd like to see on this list please contact our Community Relations Lead, Grace Dunford, at gdunford@kcdsb.on.ca.

Kenora Catholic District School Board Camps

Name/Organization

AboutAgesDates/TimesContact
Annual Kenora Volleyball CampStarted in 2002, the Annual Kenora Volleyball Camp is offered to students in Grades 7-12. The camp runs for one week in the summer and focuses on skill development, volleyball techniques, individual as well as team play and personal fitness.Children in Grades 7-12July 15-19

Megan Derouard

mderouard@kcdsb.on.ca

Wonder Emporium - Summer Learning CampThe Wonder Emporium is a summer learning program that is designed to boost children's literacy and numeracy skills in a fun camp-like setting. The camp runs in the mornings for two weeks during the summer. Parents are contacted during the school year and invited to sign-up their child for the program. Children in Grades 1-3

July 8-19

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Dallis Novelli

dnovelli@kcdsb.on.ca

 

Day Camps

Name/OrganizationAboutAgesDates/TimesContact
Awesome Adventures Day Camp - Kenora Recreation CentreEach day campers will participate in many activities such as, swimming, skating, sports, day adventures, arts/crafts and much more. New to Awesome Adventures Kids Invent Toys Workshop hosted by Cierra Parkhill from Head Start in Business is a program that fosters creative thinking, inventing and entrepreneurship among children. Children ages 7-11

July 2 - August 23

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

807-467-2087
Hockey Development Summer CampOn-ice Coaches: Joseph Ratcliffe, Behn Carlson, and Andrew Perron.Children ages 8-12

July 15-19

(see schedule for times)

807-467-2087
Kenora Urban Adventures CampWe're back with our 7th year of canoeing, hiking, climbing, swimming, and learning all about the interesting opportunities for adventure, right here in Kenora! Scott Green & David White are offering two weeks of Urban Adventure Camp.Children ages 8-12

July 8-12 & July 15-19

8:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m.

807-468-3843
Science North Summer CampsScience North offers children the opportunity to get hands-on with real tools, engage in modern science, and most importantly, socialize and have fun with friends! As STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) becomes increasingly more popular in the 21st century, it's important for kids to enjoy science and the world around them. Through engaging activities and workshops, the science camps spark natural curiosity while inspiring a love for science. From nature themed camps, to animal adventures, to technology-based programming, there is sure to be a camp that appeals to every science lover!Children ages 4-11See website for full list of dates and times for different programs.1-800-461-4898
Kid's Zone Summer Program - Kenora Association for community LivingKid's Zone Summer Program offers a super fun experience and high quality child care for your school age child. This year our summer program includes week long themed adventures, taking your child through science, magic, survivor/olympics, imaginative-create it, around the world, and Kid's Zone has got talent! 

Incorporated into each week is a lot of outdoor time, beach outings, activities like arts and crafts, baking, cooking, obstacles, cooperative games, outings in the community, and so much for more…  

Group 1 - JK/SK

Group 2 - Grades 1-5

July 2 - August 16

7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Aimee Foucher – Kid's Zone PJP
467-8914 ext. 4
afoucher@kacl.ca




Trish Horton – Kid's Zone SMB
467-5243
phorton@kacl.ca

Boreal Forest SchoolYour child will spend their days hiking, exploring, climbing, building and playing. A new adventure everyday with our highly qualified and experienced staff at Mt. Evergreen Ski Hill.Children ages 4-7

July 4 - August 12

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (extended care to 5:00 p.m. available for a $5 fee)

807-468-2063
St. Louis Roman Catholic Summer CampSt. Louis Church has been proud to offer a week long, faith-based camping experience for children for the past 18 years, at Longbow Lake. Campers will take part in a range of activities including canoeing, swimming, fire-building, drama, music, crafts and sports. We have a strong, family camp spirit which is conducive to the spiritual formation and character development of all campers. We also think we have the best camp food around! Children ages 8-12June 30 - July 6St. Louis Church
547-2376
saintlouis@shaw.ca

Inglenook Studio and DanceWorks KenoraDanceWorks Kenora is excited to offer dance camps for all ages and levels this summer! There are three camps available including Art and Dance Camp, Mini Dance Camp and Dance Fundamentals. Children ages 5-16See website for full list of dates and times for different programs.807-464-3666
Kenora Aerialettes Gymnastics ClubOur mission is to inspire enthusiasm for gymnastics and inspire life-long involvement in the sport by providing positive and diverse programming. Our vision is to be recognized and respected for leadership and innovation in sport as Canada's premier gymnastics organization. Our values are leadership, safety, integrity, accountability, collaboration and excellence.Children ages 5-12

July 2 - August 23

8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

kenoragymnastics@gmail.com
Woodlands Creative Arts and Youth Empowerment Camp

This jam packed week consists of several workshops, including art & home economics, healthy living and swim safety! Dreamcatchers, baking , salt dough, wonder gardens, garden stones, Teepee lamps, painting and daily 2 hour life guard supervised swim.

Several sponsors from the community have provided games, take home favours and more for our special camp weeks!! And of course we will have use of the very much anticipated Kenora Rotary Splash Park.

Children ages 5 and up

July 15-19 & August 12-16

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

807-407-8041
Art CampJoin us for another exciting week of art camp. There is no experience needed for art camp, and we will be touching on a variety of activities to ensure that campers get hands on practice with drawing, painting, clay and so much more. We will also take breaks throughout the day to run around and get a little crazy!Children ages 5-12

July 15-19

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

blackbarkcamp@gmail.com
Kenora Youth Entreprise CampThis one of a kind a week long camp, offers the opportunity to develop and execute their own "out of this world" business idea, meet local entrepreneurs and loan officers. They will also enjoy summer camp activities such as swimming, outdoor sports, theme days, and a special field trip! Campers will host "Business for a Day". where parents, friends and the community will have the opportunity to support campers and celebrate their achievements in entrepreneurship.Children ages 9-13

July 8-12

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

807-464-0020

 

Overnight Summer Camps

Name/organizationAboutAgesDates/TimesContact
Pioneer Summer CampAs part of InterVarsity, we believe that summer camp offers a tremendous opportunity for children and teens to grow and mature emotionally, socially and spiritually. At Pioneer Camp, campers are respected as individuals, challenged and encouraged in all aspects of life, and given the opportunity to experience and develop authentic relationships with peers and leaders. Skill development, social development, personal and spiritual growth are all intentionally fostered by staff and have been hallmarks of the InterVarsity Camp experience since 1929. Finally, and equally importantly, we want every child's experience to be tremendously fun.Children ages 6-17See website for a complete list of dates and times for different programs.204-788-1070
Camp StephensUsing modern equipment, each camper learns about outdoor living and gains respect for both the power and fragility of the natural world. Campers are placed in groups of eight to ten children of the same gender, led by a qualified counsellor. At Camp Stephens we follow the core values of caring, equality, health, honesty, inclusiveness, respect and responsibility as we carry out our mission to build better people.Children ages 8-17See website for a complete list of dates and times for different programs.204-831-3157
BB CampBB Camp's mission is to provide a fun, supportive, and inclusive Jewish environment in which youth can explore, grow and mature. Campers are provided opportunities to develop independence, foster lasting friendships, and strengthen their identities within a natural wilderness setting. B'nai Brith Camp is committed to making sure that every camper leaves with wonderful memories that will last a lifetime.Children in Grades 2-11See website for a complete list of dates and times for different programs.204-477-7512 or 807-548-4178
Luther Village CampFellowship and community are two common words adults and youth alike believe of Luther Village. Our summer programs available for families, adults and youth campers encourage individuals in their lives while playing at the waterfront, hiking, fire building, learning new skills in the archery range, singing at campfires, joining with others at our nightly campfires and worshipping together under the majestic pines.Children in Grades 2-12See website for a complete list of dates and times for different programs.204-774-4420