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Specialty Camps
art camp photoOur Specialty Camps provide exciting opportunities for learning, skill building and fun! With something for everyone, Specialty Camps are a great addition to any child's school break or summer!

2018 Specialty Camp Calendar (PDF)

Please note, program specific weekly calendars and equipment lists will be posted in late June.

Wild Child I July 2-6
Grades 4-7
Survival is about attitude and skills; shelter, water, fire, food, tracking, awareness and adventure! Are you a Wild Child?
Resident $190 Non-resident $207

Wild Child II July 9-13
Grades 4-7
Beyond the basics of survival comes the art (tools, baskets, bowls) and science (tracking, movement, and awareness) - thriving with nature.
Resident $190 Non-resident $207

GO BeTween August 7-10
Grade 6
Tired of Summer Fun? Get a taste of our Youth Camp programs with a week of excitement and adventure for Grade 6’s only!
Resident $245 Non-resident $295

*NEW* Wave Runners August 13-17
Grades 6-8
Never paddled before? With expert instruction from the Bow Valley Kayak Club (BVKC), you too can be a river kayaker! Starting on a lake, we will become accustomed to our kayaks and eventually move to the river for eddy turns, surfing and more. Registrants are welcome to participate in the weekly, Friday night pool sessions hosted by the BVKC prior to the course.
Resident $204 Non-resident $250

Young at Art Camp July 30-August 3
Grades 3-6
Calling all creative, enthusiastic minds! Would you like a chance to experiment with and explore a variety of different artistic processes? Everyday, a different medium and creative techniques will be revealed. Discover yourself as an artist!
Resident $180 Non-resident $207

*NEW* Get Up and Dance Camp August 20-24
Grades 4-7
Join instructor Hannah Ehman to play with a variety of dance styles from Hip Hop to Bollywood! Learn and create exciting choreography while working on the fundamentals of dance- an action packed way to keep you moving this summer!
Resident $180 Non-resident $207

Triple Threat Musical Theatre Camp August 27-31
Grades 4-7
A summer camp future stars who want to develop their skills in singing, dancing, acting and auditioning to get the role of their dreams! Next stop, Broadway!
Resident $180 Non-resident $207

Camp Hours

Regular Program hours
Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4p.m. (includes lunch hour supervision)

Extended Care hours add on
Monday – Friday 4p.m. - 6p.m.
(includes afternoon snack)
Add-on $25/week

Based out of Banff Elementary School.
The Town of Banff is located on Treaty 7 land- the traditional territory of the Stony Nakoda, Siksika Blackfoot and the Tsuu T’ina First Nations.

2018 Summer Children and Youth Program Parent Handbook (PDF)

Financial assistance is available to help Banff families in sending their children to our summer programs. Visit banff.ca/heretohelp for eligibility requirements.

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