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Optimist Summer Day Camp

Summer Day Camp 2019

Our Summer Camp program will give your child (ages 6-12) the opportunity to enjoy a summer outdoors while participating in a variety of activities.

July 2 to August 30, 2019
(9 weekly sessions) from 9:00am - 4:30pm daily

Brooklin Memorial Park, 67 Winchester Rd. East, Whitby.
After hours supervision is available for an extra fee.
July rain days in the Luthur Vipond Memorial Arena, 67 Winchester Rd. East, Whitby.
August rain days at Mt. Zion Masonic Lodge, 14 Cassels Rd. East, Whitby.


First Child 

Regular Week   Short Week After Hours Care 

Full summer    (9 weeks)

   Early Bird by May 10th    $195.00    $156.00  $7.00/hour  $1365.00
   Regular Registration  $225.00  $180.00  $7.00/hour  $1575.00
Add'l Child        
  Early Bird by May 10th   $175.00  $140.00  $7.00/hour  $1225.00
  Regular Registration  $205.00  $164.00  $7.00/hour  $1435.00

day camp registration

Activities may include:

  • Soft Sports: soccer, baseball, basketball, frisbee, tennis
  • Games: cards, board games, relays and races
  • Exploring Nature: hikes, creek walks & exploration, observation tours
  • Creative Activity: play acting, singing, crafts, etc.
  • Wednesday outings
  • Friday BBQ lunch (rain days, substitute with pizza)

Program will be adapted each week to meet the needs of the youth participants (Themes and programs displayed subject to change in June.) Rain days will be held at Luther Vipond Memorial Arena, 67 Winchester Rd. East, Brooklin. Youth must provide their own bag lunch and snacks.

2019 Weekly Wednesday Outings (TBD)

Week One: - Out of this World - Ontario Science Centre (short week)
Week Two: - Supercomputers - Cedar Park swimming
Week Three: - Candyland - Peterborough Zoo
Week Four: - Allstar - Cedar Park Resort
Week Five: - Rain-forest Adventure - Peterborough Zoo
Week Six: - Island Explorer - Cedar Park Resort (short week)
Week Seven: - Abracadabra - Onsite Magic with Ron Martin
Week Eight: - Under the Sea - Cobourg Beach Activity Day
Week Nine: - Amazing Race - Ontario Science Centre

Please contact Mary Wick, Registrar, for more information at 905-924-1966 or email:


Optimist Club of Brooklin,
c/o Brooklin Signs /
105 Industrial Dr., Unit 1,
Whitby, ON L1N 5Z9 Canada

Optimists, Bringing out the best in kids

CIT Counsellor in Training Program

This program is specifically designed for youth aged 13-16 interested in seeking future work as a camp counsellor. The program has been developed over a seven year period and will run one three-week session this summer.

Aug 6-23, 2019 from 9:00am - 4:30pm daily

Brooklin Memorial Park, 67 Winchester Rd. East, Whitby.

The fee for 3 weeks is $450.00 and include uniform t-shirt and participation in Wednesday outings. A select number of successful candidates will be invited to continue volunteering at no extra cost.

Link to 2019 CIT Registration Information .

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