Summer Camp FAQs

Frequently asked questions:

What are the camp hours?

–          Our full day sessions run from 9:00AM to 4:00PM

–          Half day morning sessions run from 9:00AM – 12:00PM

–          Half day afternoon sessions run from 1:00PM – 4:00PM

Do you offer pre-camp or post-camp care?

–          Yes, if your child(ren) need to be dropped off early or picked up late, please email Dorothy at kidsrunwildyeg@gmail.com.  Dorothy will need to know approx. drop off & pick up times to ensure that coaches are available during that time.

Where are the camp sessions located?

–          To provide new areas to explore, we utilize three different parks during our summer camp:

July Camp park schedule – * subject to city permissions*:

  • Whitemud Park North: Tuesday, July 25, 2017
  • Kinsmen Park: Wednesday, July 26, 2017
  • Gold Bar Park: Thursday, July 27, 2017

August Camp park schedule * subject to city permissions*:

  • Whitemud Park North: Monday, August 14th & Tuesday, August 15th
  • Kinsmen Park: Wednesday, August 16th
  • Gold Bar Park: Thursday, August 17th & Friday, August 18th

–          During the summer camps, Dorothy will send emails reminding participants of park locations.

Who can attend?

–          Our summer camps are open to children ranging in age from 5 to 17.  Have a younger sibling that wants to explore?  Siblings 4 years of age & under are welcome to participate for FREE with an adult accompanying them.

Is an adult required to attend with children 8 years old or under?

–         Yes, for participants aged 5 – 8 we do require a parent/adult to attend.  One parent/adult can look after more than one child – especially if there are siblings or friends attending the camp!

What activities will they do?

–          With Kids Run Wild we do a lot of exploring!  Our activities include:  Fitness, nature/adventure hikes, games, treasure hunts & adventure missions!  We are also likely to use the spray park at Kinsmen Park, as well as the creek at Gold Bar Park!

Can parents, grandparents or other guardians participate?

–          Absolutely!  We also encourage family participation!  All adults participate at no charge!

Is lunch provided?

–          Participants are responsible for bring their own lunches.  Morning & afternoon snacks will be provided.

What happens if it rains?

–          Our programs run rain or shine!  Participants should be prepared to play in the rain when forecasted, however we will have small indoor spaces at most of the parks that can be utilized during heavy rain.  We will not participate in outdoor activities during thunder &/or lightning storms.

Don’t see the answer to your question? 

Please email Dorothy at kidsrunwildyeg@gmail.com or call/text her at 587 990 3531!