Registration time for summer camps in Oakville has arrived! Now is an ideal time for parents to start researching and planning summer camps for their children. Registration for most camps opens before the snow melts and we recommend reserving your spots for July and August as soon as possible to ensure you have the summer weeks covered as you wish. Oakville Kids has updated summer camp information for 2016 right here for you.
Fortunately there are many options in Oakville with a focus on the outdoors, arts, sports, and academics to make your child’s summer fun and memorable! In addition, many camps can accommodate parents’ schedules by offering early drop-off and/or late pick-up.
Here at Oakville Kids we have put together this list of resources to help make your task easier. Unless specified, all camps listed run for one week. To help you navigate this list, you can press CTRL-F on a PC or CMD-F on a MAC to search this page for a key word.
Town of Oakville Summer Camps – all summer
Families know an active and rewarding summer is important for their kids. That’s why so many families choose Town of Oakville camps. With ten weeks of camp programs available, kids can be active all summer long! Programs are offered to children ages 4-14 in various areas of interest. All Town of Oakville camp leaders are trained in the HIGH FIVE principles of healthy child development, Standard First Aid and CPR.
OAKVILLE SUMMER CAMPS – SPORTS
During the summer, each Tuesday to Friday from 1pm-4pm, kids from the age of 4 to 8 can enjoy an afternoon of gym activities and games with Balls of Fun. Through a variety of play and different types of balls, children develop their gross motor skills, confidence and coordination that will assist in sports!
3615 Laird Rd, Units 15-16 – Mississauga, ON – 905.828.4386
Bradlee Ryall’s most popular junior program from last year is back!! The full day golf camp will give junior golfers a great opportunity to improve their game through hands on instruction and athletic development. Topics covered: full swing, short game, scoring, fitness, and rules along with playing the course each day.
Kaneff Golf Courses 905-455-4080 ext 3245
Canlan Ice Oakville: July 4 – August
Breakaway from boredom and unleash your child’s inner athlete by adding some excitement to their vacation with a Canlan Hockey Camp. Our camps offer an action-packed week of hockey conditioning, skill development and off-ice games for children of all ages and skill levels. Let our qualified and friendly instructors improve your child’s hockey skills by focusing on progression and proper technique. Participants will learn new skills and drills in an environment that fosters sportsmanship, teamwork and most of all fun.
2300 Cornwall Road, Oakville – 905.845.6989
Future Girls Soccer: Immersion Camp July 11-15
Future Girls is the first and only ALL-GIRLS soccer academy in Ontario that is focused on optimizing the skills potential of the female player. The soccer Immersion Camp is a week of soccer for the beginner to the elite with 5 full days of soccer for girls who want to learn and improve soccer skills, athletic character and life confidence. Future Girls Soccer will focus on what parents actually pay for: soccer skills, fun, enrichment and empowerment by challenging girls, educating them and inspiring them. (some 6 year olds may qualify).
Bronte Athletic Park Field House-2184 Hixon Rd., Burlington – 905.616.6012
Futures Gymnastics Summer Camps – all summer
Futures Gymnastics has a variety of themed summer programs designed for kids ages 3 – 18. Learn about dance, tumbling or cirque through themes like American Girls, Monster Week and Cheer. Half days and full days are available with before and after care.
6991 Millcreek Dr. Unit 8 – Mississauga, ON – 905.819.9042
3425 Laird Dr Unit 6 – Mississauga, ON –905.820.4843
Kids Super Gym - all summer
Kids ages 4 and up enjoy full day and half day camp programs in the entire Kids SuperGym-Mississauga facility which includes the Main Gym and the Play Centre. All activities are supervised and include gymnastics, arts and crafts, cooperative sports and games, plus trampoline. Register Now.
3620 A Laird Road – Mississauga, ON – 905-607-5437
Oakville Gymnastics Club - all summer
Variety of quality summer camp programs for children ages 4 years and older that feature non-stop fun with healthy physical and mind-challenging activities. A summer of fun your child will remember for a lifetime. Gymnastics skills development, arts and crafts, organized games, picnics and outdoor activities and FUN! Climate-controlled, modern state-of-the-art facilities with programs supervised by certified coaching staff. Before and after care available.
1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON - 905.847.7747
Oakville Soccer Club – all summer
Join the Oakville Soccer Club for a full day agenda to learn the fundamentals of soccer while having fun. There will be 3 day trips to the movies, bowling, and swimming. Campers will receive a soccer ball and camp t-shirt, and there is a Friday Pizza lunch. Before and after care can be arranged. They also offer a full or half day Goalkeeper Fun Camp.
Pine Glen Soccer Centre – 1520 Pine Glen Road – Oakville, ON – 905.849.4436
Oakville YMCA - all summer
At the YMCA they believe that camp is a place where lives are changed. Camp is a place of self-discovery, a place where children take risks and where it is okay to be goofy. At camp, children learn from amazing role models, deepen their connection with nature, and form life-long friendships. YMCA camps give children opportunities that they wouldn’t experience anywhere else! Camp encourages children to step out of their comfort zone and learn that they are truly capable of amazing things. All of the camp programs, be it swimming or horseback riding, focus on creating positive relationships and respectful communities. Campers will learn to be leaders, learn how to be part of a team, and learn to support their peers – all skills that they will be able to take with them long after the summer is over! Before and After-care program offered.
410 Rebecca Street Oakville, ON 905-845-3417
Pakmen Volleyball – June 29 to August 14
Pakmen Volleyball’s summer camp is open for players of any skill level between the ages of 7 and 14 and high performance camp for ages 11-18. Kids will play a combination of indoor and beach volleyball. Both full and half days available and all campers receive a free t-shirt!
David Leeder Middle School – 6900 Gooderham Estate Blvd. – Mississauga, ON
Canlan Sportsplex – 3360 Wolfedale Road – Mississauga, ON
Thomas Street Middle School – 2640 Thomas Street – Mississauga, ON
Rising Sun Martial Arts – July and August
The weekly activities include: Daily Tae Kwon Do lessons, Special Guests from Bricks 4 Kidz and Safari Science, Trips to the water park and Kidsopolous, Movies, Games, Arts and Crafts, Rock Climbing, Bouncy Castles, Sports and Competitions and a Friday Pizza Party! We guarantee a fun time for all and a sleepy child at night
Rising Sun Martial Arts – 1304 Speers Road, Oakville, ON – 905.844.8033
Royal City Soccer Summer Camps - 9 Weeks (all summer)
The #1 GRASSROOTS SOCCER CAMP IN CANADA! Boys and girls aged 5 to 13 can participate in full day, morning, or afternoon sessions with no-charge early drop off and late pickup care. Afternoon sessions includes a supervised swim and organized camp games. A soccer ball, t-shirt, and medal for all campers.
Glen Abbey Recreation Centre Field, 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON - 800.427.0536
Sky Zone – July 14 to 25 & August 11 to 22
Kids ages six to twelve are invited for a morning of fun and fitness with Sky Camp at Skyzone Mississauga. From 8:30AM – noon. Skycamp is the perfect way to combine fun and fitness in five, half days of instructor-led activites, age-appropriate skyrobics, open jumping and dodgeball, all incorporating the fun and excitement of Sky Zone.
3636 Hawkestone Road – Mississauga, ON – 905-306-9898
SUMMER CAMPS OAKVILLE - ARTS
Addison Music - July 11 – 15 and August 15 – 19
Sing, play, move and perform popular songs AND original songs written by the summer campers in this fun and exciting summer camp! Campers get to play instruments, sing and play to popular songs, write original songs and lyrics, learn rhythm and beat, arts and crafts including making instruments, FREE art class at Speckles Art Studio included, learn some cool moves for final performance and have a cool and fun photo shoot (ages 4 – 9). Option of before and after care.
Addison Music – 481 North Service Rd West, Unit A7 – Oakville, ON – 905.825.8668
Balletomane: July 13-17 and August 10-21
Balletomane offers nursery and primary camps (ages 3-7) from July 13-17 and an Intensive Summer Session (ages 7-15+) from August 10-August 21. The Intensive Summer Session provides the opportunity for students who are interested in an intensive and challenging two-week “Monday to Friday” session. The session will include intensive classes in classical ballet, foot and pointe, lyrical, jazz, modern, contemporary, hip hop, body conditioning, free style and choreography. Special Guest Instructors include Heather Ogden, Principal dance with the The National Ballet of Canada.
379 Davis Road, Oakville – 905.844.9555
Grace Academy - July 4 – July 8 and July 25-29
Summer dance camps are a wonderful way for dancers to increase their skill level and develop their creativity! Programs are available for ages 4 & up and are suitable for both beginners and those with experience. Dancers will experience a variety of styles, meet new friends and most of all have fun! Younger dancers will create fabulous crafts each day and older dancers will learn dance terminology and history through fun-filled activities and movie time. Be sure to sign up early as space will be limited!
Grace Academy – Unit 1, 785 Pacific Road, Oakville ON – 905.338.021
Live to Dance - July and August
Where Dancers’ Dreams Come True! Live to Dance offers for children ages 3 and up. There are 4 weeks focusing on dance camp, musical theatre, princess camp and acro intensive camp! Recreational and competitive dancers both welcome!
2210 Speers Road – Oakville, ON – 905-827-7771
Speckles Art Studio – July 4 to September 2nd
Summertime is very busy at Speckles Art Studio, with full and half day-creative camps. Through visual art, LEGO bricks, sewing, mixed-media and animation, kids ages 6 and up will explore popular themes like Minecraft, nature and fairytales. Before and after-care is available. There’s even a pizza lunch every Friday.
Speckles Art Studio – 461 North Service Road W, Unit 11B – Oakville, ON – 905.825.9994
StudioX - July 11th to 15th
Studio X offers a Summer Dance Camp focusing on dance, tumbling, acro. Also includes a field trip, daily themes, arts and crafts and movie day! For Ages 5 to 13. Also join their open house and bbq on August 20th from 12pm to 5pm.
3600A Laird Road, Mississauga – 905-569-3959
3600A Laird Road – Mississauga, ON 905-569-3959
SUMMER CAMPS OAKVILLE - ACADEMICS
Bricks for 4 Kidz Camps - all summer
These summer camps are “built” for ages 5-10. Campers will design, build and play with LEGO bricks while participating in fun games and challenges. Themes include gadgets and gizmos, construction, inventions, Minecraft, animals, superheroes, amusement parks, stop motion movie making and more. Before-and-after care is available for both the full and half-day camps.
Sheridan College, 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville, ON - 416.473.2043
Camp Tournesol provides superior French summer camp experiences in the GTA by creating a nurturing environment for both French Immersion and Francophone students. Initially established in 2001, they ensure the development of a rich vocabulary through our fun programs for a wide variety of ages and levels, including day camps, French overnight camps in Ontario. 4 Day Camps Programs: Introduction to French day camp for ages 4 to 6 for children with limited French exposure; French day camp for children in FI or francophone schools in grades SK to 6; CIT program for grades 7 and 8; Core french programs for children NOT in a French programs or in extended French in grades 4 to 6
Oakville Christian School, 112 Third Line, Oakville, ON - 905-891-1889
The Summer Camp at Canadian School of Young Scholars . Their focus is on education through fun. Kids, who have been working hard all year, can experience learning losses during the 2-month summer break. Summer Camp at Canadian School of Young Scholars will help them continue to focus and learn without the pressure of the school classroom. Kids that continue to learn through the summer months are better prepared for the new academic year. They focus on building confidence. Students develop critical thinking and learning techniques, leadership and presentation skills, extending learning beyond the classroom walls.
Their Summer Camps include Lego Robotics, website designing, art lessons and educational fun – brain games, creative writing and math. We also have an option for half-day French Camps.
1395 Abbeywood Dr #2, Oakville, ON L6M - 289-351-1555
OxforLearning - July and August
Summer programs at Oxford Learning keep the momentum going for your children’s academics. They will have the opportunity to strengthen their math, reading, writing, and study skills while having fun. Kids will then head back to school in September prepared for the next school year.
1131 Nottinghill Gate, Suite 14, Oakville, ON – 905.469.1929
511 Maple Grove Dr #2, Oakville, ON – 905.849.4027
Spirit of Math - August 15 – August 19
Does your child excel at math? Spirit of Math’s summer program offers an intensive, exciting and fun week of math enrichment based on our unique curriculum developed especially for high-performing students. We will also have some exciting partner programs at specific locations, creating a full-day of learning fun, that combines Spirit of Math with complementary topics including engineering, robotics, chess and more. This is a great way to get your brain ready for September, sample our school year after-school program, or just to meet other kids who excel at math and love a challenge!
2232 Sheridan Garden Drive – Oakville, ON – 905.814.5050
Sylvan Learning - July and August
Sylvan campers focus on a specific skills or subject areas, like math, reading or writing, with tutors who understand the curriculum. Pre-K to high school students will learn through engaging activities and games that are sure to impact future success. These camps help your children avoid summer learning loss and head back to school with confidence.
Oakville – 481 North Service Road West-, Oakville, ON – 905.469.6353
STEM Camp - July 4 – August 26
Camp focuses on engaging campers in fun science, technology, engineering & mathematics (STEM) activities designed to foster an interest in these areas. Studies show that children who are exposed to STEM at early ages have a better chance at embracing these subjects through life. In a changing world the demand for STEM-based education is on the rise. Activities are age appropriate with hands on activities for all age groups. Oakville Summer Camp also integrates science and engineering kits, which complement the curriculum and allow children to create ingenious inventions, enhance critical problem solving skills, and have FUN!
Sheridan College, Trafalgar Campus, Oakville, ON – 519.913.5144
Tutor Bright - all summer
Active Bodies need an active mind. Don’t let a busy summer hurt their September success! Specialized summer program consists of one-to-one, in-home tutoring sessions that get your child on the path to success. Customized approach to focus on your child’s specific needs tackles summer learning loss while building academic foundations, confidence, focus and motivation.
Oakville (in-home) 289.814.2147