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, Chebucto Heights, *Central Spryfield, *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, 2018 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.
Summer Day Camps
Children 5-12 yrs (must be 5 yrs. of age by July 3, 2018)
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; 7:30 am – 5:30 pm
Cost; $110.00 per week, per child
Summer 2018 offers 8 weeks of day camps to choose from;
JULY DAY CAMPS
Week #1 July 3-6 Under the Sea
Week #2 July 9-13 Hollywood
Week #3 July 16– 20 Super Science & Technology
Week #4 July 23- 27 People in your Neighborhood
AUGUST DAY CAMPS
Week #5 July 30 – Aug 3 Amazing Race
Week #6 August 7-10 Wilderness Week
Week #7 August 13 -17 Pirates
Week #8 August 20 – 24 Mini-Olympics
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.