The City of St. Thomas is a HIGH FIVE® accredited community. Our camp staff are certified in the Principles of Healthy Child Development. This provides our staff with the tools to ensure your child has the best experience possible. Our day camps are for ages 4-12 and run from 8:30-4:00pm with the option to add early drop off (7:30am) and late pick up (5:00pm) for an additional cost per child.

Day camps are a safe and fun way for kids to stay active, learn new skills, and make friends. The City of St Thomas offers PA Day Camps, March Break Camps, Winter Break Camps and Summer Day Camps. 

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Winter Break Camp

Information related to our winter break camps will be added to this page in the fall. Please check back on this page at that time for more information. 

March Break Camp

Day camp programs are offered during the March Break holiday that aligns with the Thames Valley District School Board. These programs involve crafts, spring-themed activities, outdoor play, and more!

When will March Break camp be offered?

  • Hours of operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Extended care hours: 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., and 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

PA Day Camps

In 2023, there are PA Day Camps:

  • Friday, June 2, 2023

Camps are from 8:30am-4:00pm with AM and PM extended care offered at an additional cost per child.

Summer Day Camps

Summer day camps are full.

The City will offer 8 weeks of summer day camps in July and August for children aged 4 to 12. Core program hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30a.m. to 4 p.m. Extended care is available per child. 

We offer a sports camp and a nature camp. At the sports camp, each camper group will participate in a wide range of activities, including sports (ice skating, baseball, basketball, ball hockey, soccer, badminton, flag football, gaga ball, volleyball), swimming/splash pad, water games, active/quiet games, and arts and crafts. The sports camp is located at the Joe Thornton Community Centre.

At the nature camp each camper group will participate in a wide range of activities, including nature-based activities, fishing, nature hikes, scavenger hunts, guided exploration, crafts, painting, outdoor activities, daily splash pad, water games, active and quiet games. The nature camp is located at Pinafore Park & Waterworks Park.

We also have special guests and a variety of entertainment at camp throughout the summer!

Summer Camp Dates:

Week one - July 4 to July 7 (four-day week) – Sports Camp

Week two - July 10 to July 14 – Nature Camp

Week three - July 17 to July 21 – Nature Camp and Sports Camp

Week four - July 24 to July 28 – Sports Camp

Week five – July 31-August 4– Nature Camp

Week six - August 8 to August 11 (four-day week) - Nature and Sports Camp

Week seven - August 14 to August 18 – Sports Camp

Week eight - August 21 to August 25 – Nature Camp