After School Program (ASP)
The Spryfield site offers after school programs for children currently enrolled in grades Primary – 6. Children can participate in and experience a wide range of activities including recreation, physical activity, cooking, arts/crafts, reading, and leadership (“Torch” program). After school programs vary from site to site.
This site currently serves children attending, Central Spryfield, *Chebucto Heights, *Fleming Tower and *John W. MacLeod schools (* NOT TRANSPORTED BY THE CLUB. It is the responsibility of the parent/guardian to arrange for transportation to the applicable Club site for their child/ren)
Hours of operation; Dismissal – 6 pm
Cost; $145.00 per month, per child
Members must be 5 yrs. of age by December 31st, in current term and enrolled in grade Primary. The Club does not offer ASP to children enrolled in Pre-Primary Programs.
In-service day camps, Christmas break Day camps, and *March Break day camp
The site Spryfield offers programming to registered members currently enrolled in grades Primary – 6 according to the Halifax Regional Centre For Education calendar (formerly HRSB). Registered members will participate in a variety of activities, based on a theme each in-service day.
Hours of operation; 7:30 am – 6 pm (children must arrive by 9 am)
Cost; $25.00 per in-service day, per child
(*March break day camp is offered by the week only, cost $125.00 per child)
Note; this service is optional and not included in any other BGCGH program/fees. Participants do not have to be registered in any other BGCGH program or activity to register for this service. The Club does not offer this service to children enrolled in Pre-Primary Programs.
Winter Adventure Camp
March Break (Monday – Thursday)
Children ages 9-12 yrs.(Members must be 9 yrs. of age by December 31st, 2018)
Cost; $150.00 per child
Join us at Winter Adventure Camp for fun and adventure! Sleep away camp provides great memories for all. Campers will enjoy three nights and four days of amazing adventure and friendship. Located in Windsor NS, acres of property allow for hiking and other outdoor activities. Campers will participate in Winter survival skill building, eco-hikes, star-gazing, camp fires and storytelling, adventure crafts, etc. and a little relaxing too! Campers will also enjoy exploring the site and have a great time playing in the fresh air!
Note; this service is optional and not included in any other BGCGH program/fees. Children do not have to be registered in any other BGCGH program or activity to register for this unique camping experience!
Summer Day Camps
Children 5-12 yrs (must be 5 yrs. of age by July 2, 2019)
BGCGH is dedicated to getting kids outdoors, learning new skills, and trying new things. Our Summer program consists of structured and unstructured activities with physical activity, crafts, games, day trips to local attractions, and team builders. We are committed to creating lifelong relationships among members and families. Summer Day Camp provide supervision and activities in a safe, supportive environment. Do you only need a week or a two of Day Camp? No problem! Parents have the convenience of registering by the week! Simply choose the week (s) you would like your child to attend!
Hours of operation and cost;
Regular hours – 8 am – 5 pm, $120.00 per week, per child
Extended hours – 7:30 am – 5:30 pm, $130.00 per week, per child
Summer 2019 offers 8 weeks of day camps to choose from;
JULY DAY CAMPS
Week #1 July 2-5 HEROES
Week #2 July 8-12 SEA WORLD
Week #3 July 15– 19 ART-tastic
Week #4 July 22- 26 ALL ABOUT ANIMALS
AUGUST DAY CAMPS
Week #5 July 29 – Aug 2 MINI OLYMPICS
Week #6 August 6-9 SUPER SCIENCE
Week #7 August 12 -16 HOLLYWOOD
Week #8 August 19 – 23 THE NATURAL WORLD
Raise the Grade (Spryfield site only)
Raise the Grade is an academic success and life after school skills program for youth in grades 7-12. Youth in this program will focus on achieving academic and personal goals, as well as have the opportunity to explore personal interest opportunities, with the support of staff and volunteer tutors and mentors. RTG aims to encourage youth and support families by giving them free access to tutoring, technology, and a supportive environment. If you have any questions regarding the program, please contact Education Manager, Taylor Johnson, by email at Taylor.email@example.com.