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Summer camp 2019

funded by the Government of Canada
The summer camp receives support from the Government through our participation in the Canada Summer Jobs program






Registration

Register on-line at iitcamp.eventbrite.ca

registration

Our goal is to provide children (ages 5 to 12) with a summer experience that is exciting and enriching. A place where children can experience the richness, excitement, and warmth of an Islamic environment; a place where children learn the importance of caring, sharing, tolerance, patience, and working with others.

In addition to arts & crafts, recreational and outdoor activities (including field trips), the program will offer Islamic activities based on weekly themes. Our facilities at the IIT, with a huge gymnasium and playing field, prayer facilities and classrooms are ideal for a program of this nature.

The camp also provides the opportunity for university and high school students to gain important skills while they serve as counsellors and volunteers for the program. Just ask the kids who have been coming year after year - our counsellors are young and energetic, responsible and good-natured.

Please note that children may be registered for the entire period or on a weekly basis. There will be no discounts for partial attendance.

 
Week 1 (Jul. 2 - Jul. 5)
Week 2 (Jul. 8 - Jul. 12)
Week 3 (Jul. 15 - Jul. 19)
Week 4 (Jul. 22 - Jul. 26)
Week 5 (Jul. 29 - Aug. 2)
Week 6 (Aug. 6 - Aug. 9)

No camp on Jul. 1, Aug. 5


Ages 5 - 12 (participants must be 5 by December - proof of age may be required)
 
Duration Monday - Friday, Jul. 2 - Aug. 9
 9 am - 3:30 pm
 
  Free child-care from 8-9 am, and 3:30-5 pm
Please note there will be a fee of $5 if children are picked up past 5 pm
 
Cost  Pay weekly - weeks 1 & 6: $90/week; weeks 2,3,4,5: $100/week
OR - register for all six weeks for $580
(field trips and after-care not included)
 
Field trips Every Thursday (ages 6 - 12 only), cost varies with location
 
Refunds
  A full refund will be given if the registration is completed but the week has not commenced and the camper wishes to withdraw. The request must be received via e-mail before the previous Friday evening of the week.

A partial refund will be provided (maximum of $50) if the camper begins the week, but due to extenuating circumstances (illness, death of a family member, etc.) cannot continue attending the camp. Communication must be received via email by the Tuesday afternoon explaining the circumstances.

No refund will be provided if the camper fails to attend the camp; or a request is made anytime after the Tuesday of any given week.
 





Summer job opportunities
Once again, we have receieved a Canada Summer Jobs grant for youth employment. Several positions are available - please review the job descriptions, and apply for the position(s) you're interested in before May 22. Positions available include:

• Summer Program Coordinator
• Summer Program Officer Administrator
• Youth Leadership Camp Youth Leader
• Summer Camp Counselors
• Summer Camp Assistant Counselors

Successful applicants will be required to commit for 7 or 8 continuous weeks from June 24. → Get details & apply






Pictures from previous years