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WOODSTOCK
RECREATION & LEISURE GUIDE
                                SPRING/SUMMER 2019

The Woodstock Recreation & Leisure Guide is the City of Woodstock’s
official listing for recreation, leisure, cultural programs and events.
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                RECREATION & LEISURE GUIDE
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                   Recreation & Cultural
                   Program Listings                                                                 Summer Camps!
                    ou’ll find a great number of exciting
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                   programs arranged by age group from                                              Camp opportunities from
                   Preschool through to Adults. There                                               the Recreation Department,
                   is something here for everyone!                                                  Museum and Art Gallery.

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                                Aquatics                                                            Parks &
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                                lessons, recreational swims                                         It’s time to get outdoors
                                and leadership courses.                                              and enjoy the weather. Start
                                                                                                     here for your guide to trails,
    Quick List…                                                                                      walking the dog and more!
    Registration Information.............................. 3
    South Gate Centre.................................... 56              This Guide can also be accessed on the
    Woodstock District Community Complex...... 85                         city’s website at www.cityofwoodstock.ca
    Fee Assistance in Recreation (FAIR)............ 99

                                    Message from the Mayor
                         The City of Woodstock has a wide variety of different programs and
                         facilities that will be sure to help you and your family get active,
                         relax and have fun this season. Everything from splash pads and
                         pools, parks and trails, recreation and cultural programs and much
                         more! If you have children between the ages of 4–12 be sure
                         to check out our increased opportunities for summer camp! We
                         encourage you and your family to Go Out, Get Active and Be Healthy
                         this season by trying some of our June is Parks and Rec Month
                         activities, visiting our local parks and stopping by the Green Street
                         Challenge at Street Fest. Take some time to look at the Spring/
                         Summer 2019 Recreation and Leisure Guide as use this as a tool
    Trevor Birtch, Mayor from March end of August to check out everything available to you!

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P R O G R A M R E G I S T R AT I O N I N S T R U C T I O N S
How to Register

                                                                                                                                    PROGRAM REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS
                                                                                               RECREATION FACILITIES

Online                                                                                         Parks & Recreation
                                    What you need                                              192 Old Wellington Street
                                  • Credit Card & expiry date                                  PO Box 1539, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7
                                    Where                                                      Tel: 519 539 2382 ext. 4101
                                  • www.cityofwoodstock.ca/onlineregistration
                                                                                               Southside
Phone                                          In Person                                       Aquatic Centre
                                                                                               315 Finkle Street
    What you need                                    What you need                             PO Box 1539, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7
  • Credit Card & expiry date                      • Credit/Debit Card, Cash, Cheque           Tel: 519 539 2382 ext. 2701

Refund Policy                                                                                  Community
Cancelled bookings are entitled to a refund of the fees paid unless included as part of a      Complex
valid or active pass. You can leave the funds on your account for future use or request a
                                                                                               381 Finkle Street
refund. There is a $25.00 administration fee charged per registrant, per progam/session, for
                                                                                               PO Box 1539, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7
each refund. Refund fees will not be charged if the City of Woodstock cancels the class and
                                                                                               Tel: 519 421 3484
a refund is requested.
Location Legend                                                                                Goff Hall
WDCC Mezz Room               Woodstock District Community Complex, Mezzanine Room              381 Finkle Street
WDCC Goff Hall               Woodstock District Community Complex, Goff Hall                   PO Box 1539, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7
SAC Room A                   Southside Aquatic Centre, Room A                                  Tel: 519 421 3484 ext 4301
CP Boardroom                 Cowan Park Boardroom
CP Outdoor Field
CP Reeves Hall
                             Cowan Park Outdoor Field
                             Cowan Park Reeves Hall
                                                                                               Cowan Park
CP Turf                      Cowan Park Turf                                                   895 Ridgewood Drive
                                                                                               Woodstock, ON N4S 7W2
Registration Dates                                                                             Tel: 519 539 1291 ext 2740

                                                       Method of                               Woodstock
                                                      Payment &              Payment           Art Gallery
  Program           Address          Start Date       Registration           Options           449 Dundas Street
                                                                          Cash, Debit,         PO Box 1539, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7
 Aquatics       315 Finkle St        Feb 27                               Visa, Mastercard,    www.woodstockartgallery.ca
                                                                          American Express     Tel: 519 539 6761
                                                                          Cash, Debit,
 Recreation
            315 Finkle St            Feb 27                               Visa, Mastercard,    Woodstock
 Programs
                                                                          American Express     Museum
                                                                          Cash, Debit,         466 Dundas Street
 Cowan
                895 Ridgewood Dr     Feb 27                               Visa, Mastercard,    PO Box 1539, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7
 Park
                                                                          American Express     www.woodstockmuseum.ca
                                                                          Cash, Debit,         Tel: 519 537 8411
 Museum
                466 Dundas St        Feb 27                               Visa, Mastercard,
 Programs
                                                                          American Express     Woodstock
                                                                                               Public Library
 Library                             Spr: Feb 27                          Cash, Debit,
                445 Hunter St                                                                  445 Hunter Street
 Programs                            Sum: Jun 1     		                    Visa, Mastercard
                                                                                               Woodstock, ON N4S 4G7
                                                                                               www.mywpl.ca
 Art Gallery                                                              Cash, Debit,         Tel: 519 539 4801
             449 Dundas St           Feb 27
 Programs                                                                 Visa, Mastercard

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PRESCHOOL

            Parent and Tot Active Time
            Age: 16 months–3 years
            Get active with your little one in an unstructured indoor turf environment. Equipment such
            as balls, hoops, ropes etc will be provided for your convenience. Please bring indoor running
            shows for you and your little one. Please bring indoor running shoes. All children must be
            accompanied by an adult. “DROP IN” – you do not need to pre-register for this program.
               Day         Date              Time          Session(s)         Location               Barcode           Fee
             Mon–Sun   May 6–Jun 28      10:00–11:00am         51              CP Turf                5369        $2.75/day
             Sat–Sun   Jul 6–Aug 25      10:00–11:00am         16              CP Turf                5370        $2.75/day

            STEAM Storytime
            Age: 1–5
            Join us in the program room for this interactive storytime for families with
            toddlers and preschoolers that include stories, songs, and fun STEAM
            (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) based activities.
                 Day              Date              Time            Session(s)               Location                  Fee
                 Sat           Mar 9           10:30–11:15am             10                    Library                 Free

            Baby Bubblers:
            Stories and Songs
            Age: 3–36 months
            Join us in the pool at our local pools for this storytime
            for babies with stories, songs and lots of splashing!
                 Day              Date              Time            Session(s)           Location                Fee
                 Wed          Mar 13           10:00–10:30am             5                 YMCA          Free with membership
                 Wed          Apr 3            10:15–10:45am             13              Southside            Fees apply

            Curiosity Club
            Age: 2–5
            Calling all curious preschoolers: join us with your caregiver to learn through
            play, art, and hands-on activities! This interactive program will foster
            imagination and creativity while building early literacy skills.
                 Day              Date              Time            Session(s)               Location                  Fee
                 Mon          Mar 18            2:00–3:00pm              13                    Library                 Free

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Introducing MINI-MAKERS…
Age: 2–5 and their caregivers
Instructor: Deanna Logan
WAG is excited to roll out our newly reinvented preschool program
introducing young children and their caregivers to the world of
art. Create and explore stories, art and more! Registration is
required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
   Day       Date              Time         Session(s)        Location            Barcode       Fee
   Tue       Mar 19      10:00–11:00am           8       Woodstock Art Gallery      4885        $40.00
                                                                                            or $6.00/week

Toddler Tales for Ones & Twos
Age: 12–35 months
Stories, rhymes and songs for toddlers accompanied by a caregiver.
     Day              Date                Time           Session(s)              Location          Fee
     Wed              Mar 20          11:15–11:45am           9                   Library         Free
     Thu              Mar 21          10:15–10:45am           9                   Library         Free
      Fri             Mar 22          10:15–10:45am           8                   Library         Free

Tales & Tunes
Age: 3–5
A fun-filled storytime with songs, rhymes and crafts
for preschoolers.
     Day              Date                Time           Session(s)              Location          Fee
     Wed              Mar 20          10:15–11:00am           9                   Library         Free

Babytime
Age: birth–12 months
Participate with baby in a fun filled half hour of
stories, rhymes and songs.
     Day              Date                Time           Session(s)              Location          Fee
      Thu             Mar 21          11:00–11:30am           9                   Library         Free
       Fri            Mar 22          11:00–11:30am           8                   Library         Free

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            Baby Picassos
            Age: birth to 18 months
            It’s never too early to start creating! Join us the first Monday of the month for messy
            fun in a new interactive program, designed especially for little hands. Babies, from
            birth to 18 months, and their caregivers are invited to explore, experiment and create
            art together. All materials are nontoxic and baby friendly. No program May 6.
                  Day            Date               Time           Session(s)         Location            Fee
                  Mon            Apr 1          11:00–11:30am          2               Library            Free

                      Physical Literacy
            “Physical literacy is the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and
            understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement in physical activities for life.”
                                       —International Physical Literacy Association

                      Little Movers
            Age: 3–4
            Through active games and imagination Little Movers provides an
            introduction to dance and focuses on the fundamental movement
            principles. In this group setting children will develop coordination,
            balance, and a better understanding of how their body moves.
               Day       Date            Time         Session(s)           Location        Barcode        Fee
               Mon       Apr 1       5:30–6:00pm           8         WDCC Mezz Room          5239       $34.00
               Mon      Jun 24       5:30–6:00pm           8         WDCC Mezz Room          5240       $34.00
            Age: 5–6
               Day       Date            Time         Session(s)           Location        Barcode        Fee
               Mon       Apr 1       6:00-6:30pm           8         WDCC Mezz Room          5241       $34.00
               Mon      Jun 24       6:00-6:30pm           8         WDCC Mezz Room          5242       $34.00

            Li’l Sensory
            Age: 6 months–3 years
            Looking for something to do with your tot that will help them stimulate their senses, explore
            play naturally and socialize? Come to our new drop in program Li’l Sensory. You and your child
            will have a variety of activities you can participate in that will help enhance your child’s touch,
            smell, taste, movement, balance, sight and hearing through fun and interactive stations.
               Day       Date            Time         Session(s)           Location        Barcode        Fee
                Fri     Apr 26      10:00–11:00am          10        WDCC Mezz Room          5227     $6.25/class

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         Sportball
Age: 16 months–2 years
This program is focused on introducing preschoolers to 8 different sports. During
the program preschoolers will have the opportunity to build self-confidence and
learn skills in a fun and interactive way. 16 months–3 year olds require a parent to
participate during program. The June 15 summer session is focused on introducing
a combination of t-ball and soccer to your young one. There is an additional
$22.00 included in the fee for your child to receive a jersey and ball.
   Day      Date              Time         Session(s)           Location              Barcode         Fee
   Tue      Apr 2       10:20-11:05am           8                CP Turf               5237          $128.00
Age: 2–3
   Day      Date              Time         Session(s)            Location                  Barcode     Fee
   Tue       Apr 9       6:00–6:45pm            9          St. Patrick’s School             5333     $162.72
   Tue       Apr 2       9:30–10:15am           8                 CP Turf                   5238     $128.00
   Tue      Jun 18       6:00–6:45pm            8       Southside Park Cricket Area         5228     $144.64
   Sat       Apr 6       9:00–9:45am            8                 CP Turf                   5231     $144.64
   Sat     June 15       9:00–9:45am            8            CP Outdoor Field               5234     $166.64
Age: 3–5
   Day      Date              Time         Session(s)            Location                  Barcode     Fee
   Tue       Apr 9       5:00–6:00pm            9          St. Patrick’s School             5334     $162.72
   Tue      Jun 18       5:00–6:00pm            8       Southside Park Cricket Area         5229     $144.64
   Sat       Apr 6       9:50–10:50am           8                 CP Turf                   5232     $144.64
   Sat      Jun 15       9:50–10:50am           8            CP Outdoor Field               5235     $166.64

Toddler Tales for Ones & Twos
Age: 12–35 months
Stories, rhymes and songs for toddlers accompanied by a caregiver.
     Day             Date                Time           Session(s)             Location               Fee
     Wed             May 22          11:15–11:45am          6                    Library              Free
     Thu             May 23          10:15–10:45am          6                    Library              Free
     Wed              Jul 3          11:15–11:45am          8                    Library              Free
     Thu              Jul 4          10:15–10:45am          8                    Library              Free

Tales & Tunes
Age: 3–5
A fun-filled storytime with songs, rhymes and crafts for preschoolers.
     Day             Date                Time           Session(s)             Location               Fee
     Wed             May 22          10:15–11:00am          6                    Library              Free
     Wed              Jul 3          10:15–11:00am          8                    Library              Free

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            Babytime
            Age: birth–12 months
            Participate with baby in a fun filled half hour of stories,
            rhymes and songs.
                 Day            Date              Time            Session(s)       Location            Fee
                  Thu          May 23        11:00–11:30am            6             Library           Free
                  Thu           Jul 4        11:00–11:30am            8             Library           Free

            Walking Wonders
            Age: birth–18 months
            A storytime for infants and their caregivers that begins with a stroller walk and ends with songs,
            rhymes and stories at a nearby park! Enjoy time with your little one and social time with other
            parents and caregivers. If the weather is rainy or too cold, we will meet in the program room.
                 Day            Date              Time            Session(s)       Location            Fee
                  Fri          May 24        10:30–11:30am            6             Library           Free
                  Fri           Jul 5        10:30–11:30am            8             Library           Free

            Museum Summer Camp Open House
            Age: All campers and care givers
            Already signed up for the Woodstock Museum’s summer camp? Not sure what to
            expect? Join us with your children to tour the museum building, familiarize yourself
            and your children with our staff, play a game together and ask any questions before
            camp gets underway. Great for new campers and fun for returning campers too.
                 Day            Date              Time            Session(s)       Location            Fee
                  Fri          Jun 28        10:00am–2:00pm           1        Woodstock Museum       Free

            Little Crafters
            Age: 3–5
            A fun filled hour brimming with awesome crafts, stories
            and activities for preschoolers with a different theme
            each week.
                 Day            Date              Time            Session(s)       Location            Fee
                  Tue           Jul 2        10:30–11:30am            8             Library           Free

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MARCH BREAK PROGRAMS

                                                                                                 MARCH BREAK PROGRAMS
March Break Camp
Age: 4–5
Designed for first time campers, this program offers a great
introduction with a busy, full day routine. We will spend
our week making crafts, playing active games and building
friendships! Children must be potty trained. Daily themes
   Day      Date           Time          Session(s)        Location          Barcode    Fee
 Mon–Fri   Mar 11      8:30am–4:30pm         5              WDCC              4593     $170.00

March Break Camp
Age: 6–12
Looking for a week filled with adventure, crafts, and active
games? Experienced, trained, and talented staff are dedicated
to providing a safe day full of fun opportunities. Daily Themes
   Day       Date            Time         Session(s)       Location          Barcode    Fee
 Mon–Fri   Mar 11–15    8:30am–4:30pm            5           WDCC             4594     $155.00

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                       Innovation Stations
                       Age: 6–12
                       Drop in to the Children’s Department any time during March Break to check
                       out our Imagination Stations with fun STEAM activities each day.
                              Day                 Date                       Time                   Session(s)                    Location                  Fee
                              Sat                 Mar 9              10:00am–5:00pm                       11                       Library                  Free
                                                                    (Sun 1:00–5:00pm)

                       Museum: March Break Spy School
                       Age: 5–12
                       Enjoy a mysterious March Break by solving the clues left for you! Learn about
                       tracking footprints, fingerprinting and facial recognition technology in this fun
                       week at the Woodstock Museum. Put your team to the test with a scavenger
                       hunt, try the game of Clue and spend your week at spy school!
                          Day             Date                 Time              Session(s)              Location               Barcode               Fee
                         Mon–Fri      Mar 11–15         8:30am–4:30pm                  5           Woodstock Museum               4600        $160.00/non-members
                                                                                                                                                $140.00/members

                       March Break Free Family Program
                       Age: Everyone Welcome
                       Discover the gallery with self-serve activities from the art cart! Explore the
                       exhibits, investigate a variety of techniques and create your own art.
                              Day                 Date                       Time                   Session(s)                    Location                  Fee
                           Mon–Fri             Mar 11–15             11:00am–1:00pm                      1–5              Woodstock Art Gallery             Free

                       WAG March Break ART CAMP 2019
                       Discover a new medium each week!
                       Ages: 5–12
                       Explore the creative community and discover the people, places, and favorite things it
                       has to offer. This week design and create some amazing projects and objects from a
                       ton of stuff! Discover sculpture, collage, drawing, painting, and more! Tour the exhibits,
                       experiment with a variety of creative techniques and play some really cool games.
                           Day               Date                   Time              Session(s)           Location          Barcode                 Fee
                         Mon–Fri         Mar 11–15          9:00am–4:00pm                    5            Woodstock             4622         $175.00/non-members*
                                                                                                          Art Gallery                          $150.00/members*
                       * Early-care and/or after-care is an extra $5.00/day (drop off as early as 8:30am; pick up as late as 4:30pm)

                       Movie Monday: Ralph Breaks the Internet
                       Age: 6–12
                       Visit the Library for a free movie and cookie decorating bonanza!
                              Day                 Date                       Time                   Session(s)                    Location                  Fee
                             Mon                 Mar 11                 2:00–3:30pm                        1                       Library                  Free

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Maker Mania

                                                                                                   MARCH BREAK PROGRAMS
Age: 6–12
Kick off March Break with an innovative and creative challenge. Make your own
Rube Goldberg machine using our robots and STEAM supplies to complete
a simple task. How crazy will the machine get? That’s up to you!
     Day           Date              Time           Session(s)         Location        Fee
     Mon          Mar 11       10:30am–12:00pm          1               Library        Free

DIY Musical Instruments
Age: 6–12
Make all the noise! Create your own musical instruments using craft supplies
and makerspace technology! No musical experience necessary!
     Day           Date              Time           Session(s)         Location        Fee
     Tue          Mar 12       10:30am–12:00pm          1               Library        Free

Balloon Twisting Workshop
Age: 8–12
Join Melissa Sherk of Balloon in a Box Canada as she teaches the art of balloon
twisting. Participants will learn the types of balloons commonly used and create
their own balloon dog, sword and hat using simple twist techniques.
     Day           Date              Time           Session(s)         Location        Fee
     Tue          Mar 12         2:00–4:00pm            1               Library        Free

Bracelet Making
Age: 10–15
Tessa Pretty of Pretty Pieces will show you how to make essential oil beaded bracelets using
wooden and semi-precious stones. Choose the beads and essential oils that suit your personality.
     Day           Date              Time           Session(s)         Location        Fee
     Tue          Mar 12         6:30–8:00pm            1               Library        Free

Drive in Movie
Age: 3–5
The weather is always perfect at our indoor drive-in! Bring your favourite
stuffy and enjoy a movie from the comfort of a cool cardboard car!
     Day           Date              Time           Session(s)         Location        Fee
     Wed          Mar 13       10:15am–12:00pm          1               Library        Free

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Afternoon Paint Night
MARCH BREAK PROGRAMS

                       Age: 10–15
                       We will provide the canvas – you provide the artistic talent! Enjoy fancy mocktails
                       while creating a painting to take home. No artistic background necessary!
                            Day           Date             Time            Session(s)          Location       Fee
                            Wed          Mar 13         2:00–3:30pm            1                Library       Free

                       Silly Scientists
                       Age: 3–5
                       Fizz! Bang! Pop! It’s hands on fun for young, inquiring minds as we
                       discover exciting scientific reactions with safe, household items.
                            Day           Date             Time            Session(s)          Location       Fee
                            Thu          Mar 14        10:30–11:30am           1                Library       Free

                       Craft Workshop with Debbie Chapman
                       Age: 6–10
                       Join Debbie Chapman, author of the book Low-Mess Crafts for Kids, for a fun-
                       filled creative crafting workshop! Books will be available for purchase.
                            Day           Date             Time            Session(s)          Location       Fee
                            Thu          Mar 14         2:00–3:30pm            1                Library       Free

                       Tech Petting Zoo
                       Age: 5–12
                       Drop in and try out some cool robotics and tech for free at WPL! Code with Bee Bots,
                       play a Makey Makey banana piano, stunt drive a Meeper Bot, plus so much more.
                            Day           Date             Time            Session(s)          Location       Fee
                             Fri         Mar 15       10:30am–12:00pm          1                Library       Free

                       Virtual Reality Drop In
                       Age: 10–15
                       Put on a headset and enter a virtual world of fun! With lots of
                       games to choose from, participants are sure to be entertained.
                       Please note participants must be 10 years or older and have no pre-
                       existing medical conditions. Children age 10–12 years must have
                       signed parental consent to participate in virtual reality activities.
                            Day           Date             Time            Session(s)          Location       Fee
                             Fri         Mar 15         2:00–4:00pm            1                Library       Free

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PA D AY P R O G R A M S
PA DAY PROGRAMS

                  Master of Disguise PA Day
                  Age: 5–12
                  Isn’t camo cool? Have you ever wondered why we can’t always see the wildlife
                  around us? Explore how and why creatures use nature to disguise themselves. Try to
                  disguise yourself with face painting, mask making, and games of hidden clues!
                     Day       Date           Time        Session(s)       Location       Barcode           Fee
                      Fri      Apr 5     8:30am–4:30 pm       1        Woodstock Museum    4790      $40.00/non-members
                                                                                                       $30.00/members

                  My Safe Life
                  Age: 7–9
                  In this interactive and fun safety program, kids learn and practice skills for a
                  lifetime of safety. Traditional and digital gaming techniques are used to cover
                  topics like people safety, appropriate social and digital behaviours, safe travels,
                  online safety, getting help, fire safety, accident prevention and basic first aid.
                  Children take home the My Safe Life manual and card of completion.
                     Day       Date         Time          Session(s)          Location         Barcode            Fee
                      Fri     Apr 5    9:00am–4:00pm          1             SAC Room A            5169        $60.00

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Creative PA Days

                                                                                                                                          PA DAY PROGRAMS
Ages: 5–12
Instructor: Deanna Logan
Explore a variety of artistic mediums and develop a basic
understanding of the elements and principles of design.
Materials included in registration fee. Bring lunch and snacks.
   Day            Date                Time                Session(s)             Location             Barcode               Fee
    Fri           Apr 5        9:00am–4:00pm                One Day             Woodstock                4886       $45.00/non-members*
                                                                                Art Gallery                           $35.00/members*
    Fri           Jun 7          9:00-4:00pm                One Day             Woodstock                4887       $45.00/non-members*
                                                                                Art Gallery                           $35.00/members*
* Early-care and/or after-care is an extra $5.00/day (drop off as early as 8:30am; pick up as late as 4:30pm)

PA Days
Age: 4–5
Designed for first time campers, this program offers a great
introduction with a busy, full day routine. We will spend our week
making crafts, playing active games and building friendships!
Children must be potty trained.- Go on trip – charge extra
   Day            Date                Time                Session(s)                  Location                  Barcode           Fee
    Fri           Apr 5        8:30am–4:30pm                    1                       WDCC                      5158        $39.50
    Fri           Jun 7        8:30am–4:30pm                    1                       WDCC                      5159        $39.50
    Fri          Jun 28        8:30am–4:30pm                    1                       WDCC                      5161        $39.50

Garden Party PA Day
Age: 5–12
People used to enjoy the nice weather with a Garden Party! Bring your friends to this
plant-acular good time with potted flowers to plant and bring home! Play old fashioned
lawn games and enjoy your lunch picnic style if the weather co-operates!
   Day             Date                 Time              Session(s)              Location               Barcode            Fee
    Fri            Jun 7         8:30am–4:30 pm                 1           Woodstock Museum               4791      $40.00/non-members
                                                                                                                       $30.00/members

Home Alone
Age: 9–12
Is your child ready to stay home alone? The Home Alone safety for Kids
program helps children and their families get ready for their child’s first
steps towards independence and being without adult supervision. Safety and
accident prevention are the common themes throughout the program.
   Day            Date                Time                Session(s)                  Location                  Barcode           Fee
    Fri           Jun 7        9:00am-4:00pm                    1                   SAC Room A                    5171        $60.00

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PA Days
PA DAY PROGRAMS

                  Age: 6–12
                  Looking for a day filled with adventure, crafts and active games?
                  Experiences, trained, and talented staff are dedicated to providing
                  a safe day full of new opportunities. Daily trips- extra cost
                     Day          Date              Time          Session(s)           Location        Barcode    Fee
                      Fri          Apr 5      8:30am–4:30pm           1                 WDCC             5162    $35.00
                      Fri          Jun 7      8:30am–4:30pm           1                 WDCC             5163    $35.00
                      Fri         Jun 28      8:30am–4:30pm           1                 WDCC             5164    $35.00

                  PA Day Fun @ the Library
                  Age: 4–12
                  Drop into the Children’s department for fun pop-up activities all day long!
                        Day                Date                Time                Theme            Location      Fee
                            Fri             Apr 5          10:00am–5:00pm         Rainy Days         Library      Free
                            Fri             Jun 7          10:00am–5:00pm       Carnival Craze       Library      Free
                            Fri            Jun 28          10:00am–5:00pm       Hit the Beach!       Library      Free

                  Teen Virtual Reality PA Days
                  Age: 10–16
                  Try out our new virtual reality headset and games with your friends. Please note participants
                  must be 10 years or older and have no pre-existing medical conditions. Children age 10–
                  12 years must have signed parental consent to participate in virtual reality activities.
                        Day                Date                Time            Session(s)         Location        Fee
                            Fri             Apr 5           2:30–4:00pm            1               Library        Free
                            Fri             Jun 7           2:30–4:00pm            1               Library        Free
                            Fri            Jun 28           2:30–4:00pm            1               Library        Free

                  Babysitting Course
                  Age: 11–14
                  In this course, participants learn how to run a small
                  babysitting business and how to supervise younger siblings
                  or other children in a safe and responsible manner.
                  Aspiring babysitters also learn basic first aid skills.
                     Day          Date              Time          Session(s)           Location        Barcode    Fee
                      Fri         Jun 28      9:00am-4:00pm           1             SAC Room A           5170    $60.00

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CHILDREN

                                                                                                     CHILDREN
Maker Lab
Age: 6–12
The second Saturday each month we will introduce kids to really cool techy Maker fun. Program
robots, play with Lego or try your hand at computer programming, just to mention a few.
     Day           Date              Time            Session(s)               Location        Fee
     Sat          Mar 9           2:00–3:30pm            1                     Library        Free
     Sat          Apr 13          2:00–3:30pm            1                     Library        Free
     Sat          May 11          2:00–3:30pm            1                     Library        Free
     Sat           Jun 8          2:00–3:30pm            1                     Library        Free

Weekend Pop Ups
Age: 6–12
Drop in to the Children’s area throughout the
year for drop in activities, crafts and fun!
     Day           Date              Time              Seasonal Craft              Location   Fee
     Sat           Mar 9        10:00am–5:00pm           March Break                Library   Free
     Sun          Mar 10          1:00–5:00pm            March Break                Library   Free
     Sat          Mar 16        10:00am–5:00pm           March Break                Library   Free
     Sun          Mar 17          1:00–5:00pm            March Break                Library   Free
     Sat          Apr 20        10:00am–5:00pm               Easter                 Library   Free
     Sat          May 4         10:00am–5:00pm      May the 4th Be With You         Library   Free
     Sat          May 11        10:00am–5:00pm           Mother’s Day               Library   Free
     Sun          May 12          1:00–5:00pm            Mother’s Day               Library   Free
     Sat          Jun 15        10:00am–5:00pm            Father’s Day              Library   Free
     Sun          Jun 16          1:00–5:00pm             Father’s Day              Library   Free
     Sat          Jun 29        10:00am–5:00pm            Canada Day                Library   Free

Paws for Stories
Age: 5–10
Diggs loves to be read to! Once a month he will visit the library to listen to
your child practice reading. Register for a free 20 minute reading session
with Diggs, a child certified therapy dog from St. John Ambulance.
     Day           Date              Time            Session(s)               Location        Fee
     Sat          Mar 16         12:00–1:00pm            1                     Library        Free
     Sat          Apr 13         12:00–1:00pm            1                     Library        Free
     Sat          May 25         10:30–11:30am           1                     Library        Free
     Sat          Jun 15         10:30–11:30am           1                     Library        Free

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CHILDREN
           After School Meet Up @ the Library
           Age: 6–12
           Drop in after school and meet up with your friends! We’ll have tons of fun in our program
           room: PS4 gaming, Lego Club, Art Smarts, movies, STEAM Team, Minecraft and more!
                Day             Date               Time           Session(s)         Location          Fee
                Wed             Mar 20          3:45–4:45pm          15               Library          Free

           Minecraft
           Age: 6–12
           Spend the first hour in creative mode and
           the second hour in survival mode.
                Day             Date               Time           Session(s)         Location          Fee
                Sat             Mar 23          1:30–3:30pm           1               Library          Free
                Sat             Apr 27          1:30–3:30pm           1               Library          Free
                Sat             May 25          1:30–3:30pm           1               Library          Free
                Sat             Jun 22          1:30–3:30pm           1               Library          Free
                Sat             Jul 27          1:30–3:30pm           1               Library          Free
                Sat             Aug 24          1:30–3:30pm           1               Library          Free

                    Physical Literacy
           “Physical literacy is the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and
           understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement in physical activities for life.”
                                      —International Physical Literacy Association

                    Kids in Motion
           Age: 7–8
           Try a bit of everything in this multi-disciplinary class that combines various dance styles. Students
           exercise their own creativity and focus as they develop their fundamental movement skills.
              Day      Date              Time        Session(s)           Location        Barcode      Fee
              Mon       Apr 1       6:30–7:15pm           8         WDCC Mezz Room          5243     $42.00
              Mon      Jun 24       6:30–7:15pm           8         WDCC Mezz Room          5244     $42.00

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CHILDREN
          Youth Yoga
Age: 6–8
Participants will learn yoga through the use of themes and
practical life concepts such as establishing balanced, creating
strength and expanding self-awareness. Classes are designed
to make learning fun and to enable students to take their
lessons off the mat and into their home and school life.
   Day       Date         Time         Session(s)         Location          Barcode    Fee
   Wed       Apr 3     6:00–6:30pm         8           WDCC Mezz Room         5188    $50.00
   Wed      Jun 26     6:00–6:30pm         1           WDCC Mezz Room         5189    $6.25
   Wed      Aug 21     6:00–6:30pm         1           WDCC Mezz Room         5190    $6.25
Age: 9–12
   Day       Date         Time         Session(s)         Location          Barcode    Fee
   Wed       Apr 3     6:30–7:30pm         8           WDCC Mezz Room         5191    $66.00
   Wed      Jun 26     6:30–7:30pm         1           WDCC Mezz Room         5192    $8.25
   Wed      Aug 21     6:30–7:30pm         1           WDCC Mezz Room         5193    $8.25

Kids in the Kitchen
Age: 8–11
Participants will be introduced to the basic kitchen know how. This
program will focus on teaching the safety, preparation, and clean up.
As they learn to create snacks and meals for themselves and others.
   Day       Date         Time         Session(s)         Location          Barcode    Fee
   Thu       Apr 4     6:00-7:30pm         6                WCI               5172    $61.50
   Thu      Jun 27     6:00-7:30pm         6                WCI               5173    $61.50

My Safe Life
Age: 7–9
In this interactive and fun safety program, kids learn and practice skills for a
lifetime of safety. Traditional and digital gaming techniques are used to cover
topics like people safety, appropriate social and digital behaviours, safe travels,
online safety, getting help, fire safety, accident prevention and basic first aid.
Children take home the My Safe Life manual and card of completion.
   Day       Date         Time         Session(s)         Location          Barcode    Fee
    Fri     Apr 5    9:00am–4:00pm         1             SAC Room A           5169    $60.00

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CHILDREN

                    Sportball
           Age: 5–8
           This program is focused on introducing children to 8 different sports. During the program children
           will have the opportunity to build self-confidence and learn skills in a fun and interactive way. The
           June 15 summer session is focused on introducing a mixture of t-ball and soccer to your young
           one. There is an additional $22.00 included in the fee for your child to receive a jersey and ball.
              Day      Date          Time         Session(s)           Location                Barcode     Fee
              Tue       Apr 9    6:45–7:45pm          9           St. Patrick’s School          5335     $162.72
              Tue      Jun 18    6:45–7:45pm          8        Southside Park Cricket Area      5230     $144.64
              Sat       Apr 6   10:55–11:55am         8                  CP Turf                5233     $144.64
              Sat      Jun 15   10:55–11:55am         8             CP Outside Field            5236     $166.64

           Little Veterinarian Part 2
           Age: 4–13
           Little Veterinarian School teaches kids how to take care of a pet using interactive
           demonstrations, crafts and games. Students use instruments that real veterinarians
           use. Class includes: learn about being a veterinarian, the ABC’s of pet care and
           keeping them healthy, learn about what to do if your pet is hurt, has ticks and needs a
           vaccination, each child will adopt a stuffed dog or cat and receive fun accessories to
           care for it, design your own vet clinic, graduation diploma. No Pre Recs required.
              Day      Date          Time         Session(s)         Location                Barcode      Fee
              Tue      Apr 9      5:00-6:00pm         6            CP Boardroom               5201       $118.65

           Photography
           Age: 8–12
           Do you have an interest in taking photos and getting the perfect shot? Come
           learn different techniques to improve your photography skills. Learn about
           lighting, backgrounds and even how to take the perfect selfie!
              Day      Date          Time         Session(s)         Location                Barcode      Fee
              Tue      Apr 9      6:00–7:00pm         6          WDCC Mezz Room               5196       $55.92

           Kids Make Meals
           Age: 8–11
           Do you have a child who always wants to help in the kitchen? Try out 1 or all of the Kids
           Make Meals program where participants will get the opportunity to learn how to make
           a big meal from start to finish. Each session is a different meal where participants
           will learn a variety of different cooking skills they can later apply at home.
              Day      Date          Time         Session(s)         Location                Barcode      Fee
              Wed      Apr 10     5:00–8:00pm         1        WDCC Goff Hall Kitchen         5177       $40.00
              Wed      Jun 19     5:00–8:00pm         1        WDCC Goff Hall Kitchen         5178       $40.00
              Wed       Aug 7     5:00–8:00pm         1        WDCC Goff Hall Kitchen         5179       $40.00

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CHILDREN
         Basketball
Age: 9–11
Recreational activities will help develop hand/eye
coordination and will focus on developing the fundamental
skills of basketball. Emphasis is on passing, ball control
skills and shooting. Participants will enjoy practicing
their skills in a fun and active environment.
   Day      Date         Time         Session(s)          Location              Barcode     Fee
   Wed     Apr 10     6:00–7:00pm         8        Springbank Public School      5184     $50.00
   Wed     Jun 12     6:00–7:00pm         1               Park Row               5186     $6.25
   Wed     Jul 24     6:00–7:00pm         1               Park Row               5187     $6.25

Scratch Coding
Age: 4–8
Scratch is a beginner programming language created by students at MIT. This is a
good entry level programming language, as it uses an easy drag and drop coding
system. This allows students to quickly and easily create different types of games.
Along with teaching them essential concepts such as problem-solving, math and
how to work with others to complete a more significant project. It is fun, simple
and an accessible way to introduce students to the world of programming.
   Day      Date         Time         Session(s)        Location              Barcode      Fee
   Thu     Apr 11     6:00–7:00pm         8          WDCC Mezz Room            5199       $92.00

3D Printing and Modeling
Age: 9–14
Lets creativity meets production in this hands-on 3D course. Learn how to
Design simple 3D objects and prepare them for 3D printing with Tinkercad.
Designers, hobbyists, teachers, and kids use Tinkercad to make toys, prototypes,
home decor, Minecraft models, jewelry – the list is truly endless!
Make something without any preparation just from scratch or import a more complex
model to use as a starting point, and then watch your creation print and take it home!
   Day      Date         Time         Session(s)        Location              Barcode      Fee
   Thu     Apr 11     7:15–8:15pm         8          WDCC Mezz Room            5200       $92.00

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Little Medical School Part 2
CHILDREN

           Age: 4–13
           Little Medical School is a STEM program bringing science, medicine, safety and the
           importance of health to your children in and entertaining, exciting fun way! Children learn
           and have fun as they dress up like doctors, learn how to use instruments doctors use,
           and understand how the body works! Class includes: What’s in the doctors bag, learn
           about how the body works, hands on demonstrations of how the heart, lungs and digestion
           system function, games and crafts, white coat ceremony. No Pre Recs required.
              Day       Date         Time         Session(s)           Location       Barcode       Fee
              Thu      Apr 11    5:00–6:00pm          6             CP Boardroom       5202        $118.65

           Cupcakes
           Age: 8-12
           If you enjoy baking and have a sweet tooth then this is the class for you! During the
           class participants will learn how to make cupcakes from scratch and get to explore
           and be creative with learning different piping techniques to decorate them.
              Day       Date         Time         Session(s)           Location       Barcode       Fee
              Wed      Apr 17     6:00-7:30pm         1             WDCC Goff Hall     5174        $20.00
              Wed      Jul 10     6:00-7:30pm         1             WDCC Goff Hall     5175        $20.00
              Wed      Aug 14     6:00-7:30pm         1             WDCC Goff Hall     5176        $20.00

                    Tennis Level 1
           This is an introductory level and will stress racquet
           and ball control drills as well as skill development
           in the four basic strokes: forehand, backhand, serve
           and volley. This program is for players with little or
           no previous tennis experience or youngsters who
           have completed the preschool tennis program.
           Age: 5–6
              Day       Date         Time         Session(s)           Location       Barcode       Fee
              Tue       May 7    5:30–6:00pm         12             Richardson Park    5156        $75.00
           Age: 7–9
              Day       Date         Time         Session(s)           Location       Barcode       Fee
              Tue       May 7    6:00–7:00pm         12             Richardson Park    5166        $99.00
           Age: 10–12
              Day       Date         Time         Session(s)           Location       Barcode       Fee
              Tue       May 7    7:00–8:00pm         12             Richardson Park    5167        $99.00

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CHILDREN
         Tennis Level 2
Age: 9–13
Building on the skills developed in the introductory tennis program, participants will continue
to develop more skills and tennis knowledge as they dive deeper into the world of tennis.
   Day           Date              Time          Session(s)            Location          Barcode     Fee
   Tue           May 7          8:00–9:30pm          12             Richardson Park       5168     $123.00

Youth/Teen Turf Drop In
Age: 5–18
Keep yourself moving with the Youth/Teen drop in time. Soccer balls and footballs
will be supplied for youth/teens to spend some time running on the turf and
practicing their throws and kicks. Please bring indoor running shoes.
     Day                 Date             Time            Session(s)       Location      Barcode     Fee
 Tue, Thu, Fri    May 7–Jun 28        4:00–5:00pm             24            CP Turf       5350     $2.75/day
     Sun          May 5–Jun 30       10:00–11:00am             6            CP Turf       5351     $2.75/day
     Sun          Jul 7–Aug 25       10:00–11:00am             7            CP Turf       5352     $2.75/day

TD Summer Reading Club 2019: Natural World
Free! Registration begins Saturday June 1, 2019. Registration in person only.
                       This summer, the TD Summer Reading Club invites you to unplug and take
                       a moment to explore the stories and science of nature through adventure
                       and play—to marvel at a growing seed, be awed by
                       extreme weather, and wonder about our connection to
                       each other and the earth that sustains us. Whether
                       exploring in our own backyards or the world beyond,
                       we’re sure to be amazed by the natural world and the
                       role it plays in our imaginations and our daily lives.
Kids play Wolfie-o-poly to find great books to read, earn lots
of prizes and collect stickers for their logbooks. Interact with
the TD Summer Reading Club website with a link from our
website. With club times every morning, afternoon and evening
it’s easy to drop in to play, enter our weekly draw for great prizes and participate in
our weekly scavenger hunt. Program runs from June 1 to August 31, 2019.

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Cycling Level 1
CHILDREN

           Age: 6+
           Learn to Ride: This course is focused on basic bike handling skills for adults and
           youth who have never ridden a bike. Instruction includes helmet fit, bike fit, ABC’s
           of bike safety readiness, handling skills, coasting/ balancing, signaling, steering,
           go and stop. Please bring your bike, helmet, sunscreen and water bottle.
              Day      Date          Time         Session(s)         Location         Barcode      Fee
              Sat      May 11    9:30–11:30am         1           WDCC Goff Hall        5336      $20.00

           Home Alone
           Age: 9–12
           Is your child ready to stay home alone? The Home Alone safety for Kids
           program helps children and their families get ready for their child’s first
           steps towards independence and being without adult supervision. Safety and
           accident prevention are the common themes throughout the program.
              Day      Date          Time         Session(s)         Location         Barcode      Fee
               Fri     Jun 7    9:00am-4:00pm         1            SAC Room A           5171      $60.00

           Parents Night Out
           Age: 6–10
           Looking for something to do on a Friday night? Parents
           looking for a night out? Join us for fun games and
           swimming at Southside Aquatic Centre. Dinner Included!
              Day      Date          Time         Session(s)         Location         Barcode      Fee
               Fri     Jun 21    6:00–9:00pm          1                SAC              5194      $25.00
               Fri     Jul 19    6:00–9:00pm          1                SAC              5195      $25.00

           Babysitting Course
           Age: 11–14
           In this course, participants learn how to run a small babysitting business and
           how to supervise younger siblings or other children in a safe and responsible
           manner. Aspiring babysitters also learn basic first aid skills.
              Day      Date          Time         Session(s)         Location         Barcode      Fee
               Fri     Jun 28   9:00am-4:00pm         1            SAC Room A           5170      $60.00

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Craft Club

                                                                                               CHILDREN
Age: 6–12
Join the club and try out some fun and kooky crafts with a different theme each week.
     Day           Date               Time         Session(s)       Location            Fee
     Tue           Jul 2           2:00–3:30pm         6             Library            Free

What’s Up(cycling)?
Age: 6–12
Don’t throw it away! Drop by the library Wednesday afternoons this summer to learn how to
upcycle your old, unused, and/or unwanted items into useful new gear and funky décor!
     Day           Date               Time         Session(s)       Location            Fee
     Wed           Jul 3           2:00–3:30pm         6             Library            Free

Explore Your Natural World
Age: 6–12
Activities, challenges and games all designed to
help you discover the world around you.
     Day           Date               Time         Session(s)       Location            Fee
     Thu           Jul 4           2:00–3:30pm         6             Library            Free

Friday Flicks
Age: 6–12
A different movie each Friday!
     Day           Date               Time         Session(s)       Location            Fee
      Fri          Jul 5           2:00–3:30pm         6             Library            Free

Maker Mondays
Age: 6–12
A hands-on lab of fun maker technology. Code robots, try out our
virtual reality headset, video game, just to name a few.
     Day           Date               Time         Session(s)       Location            Fee
     Mon           Jul 8         10:30am–12:00pm       6             Library            Free

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Harry Potter Escape Room
CHILDREN

           Age: 6–11
           You can enter the wizarding world of Harry Potter – but can you get out? Bring your friends and
           test your skills and knowledge while working your way through magical activities and clues.
                 Day            Date                Time           Session(s)           Location                 Fee
                 Mon            Jul 15          10:00am–5:00pm            1               Library                Free

           Welcome to the Jungle
           Age: 6–12
           Drop in for a roaring good time as we set off on a safari adventure
           with face painting, jungle activities and more!
                 Day            Date                Time           Session(s)           Location                 Fee
                 Mon            Jul 22           1:00–5:00pm              1               Library                Free

           Underwater Adventure
           Age: 6–12
           Dive into the children’s department as we transform it into an
           underwater world with lots of adventures and activities.
                 Day            Date                Time           Session(s)           Location                 Fee
                 Mon            Aug 19           1:00–5:00pm              1               Library                Free

           Museum: One Day Culture Camp
           Age: 5–12
           Enjoy a visit to all the City’s cultural sites in one day! The Museum is our home base to learn
           and play games, a live theatre performance is included in the price for the day and we’ll have art
           appreciation and creation at the Gallery too. So many great cultural venues all a short walk away!
              Day      Date              Time        Session(s)       Location           Barcode             Fee
               Fri     Aug 23      8:30am–4:30pm            1     Woodstock Museum                  $60.00/non-members
                                                                                                      $50.00/members

           Birthday Art Party Program
           Ages: 5–12
           Instructor: Deanna Logan
           Tour current exhibitions and create a special art piece. Materials
           included in fee. Cakes and cutlery not included.
              Day               Date                 Time         Session(s)     Location                  Fee
              Sat      By appointment only        2:00–4:00pm         1          Woodstock      $150.00 (max. 10 children)
                                                                                 Art Gallery

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SUMMER CAMPS
                        Summer

                                                                                                                                                                          SUMMER CAMPS
                         Camps
 Follow us on our Facebook page at                                For more information about our summer
 City of Woodstock Summer Programs                                programs check out our website at
 for updates throughout the year                                  www.cityofwoodstock.ca/summeractivities

            All Adventure Camps have pick up and drop off at the Woodstock District Community Complex.
                                         Camps run from 8:30am- 4:30pm

 Little Adventurers
                                                                                                                 Before and After Care available from 7:30-8:30am
                                                                                                                 Cost $5/day and 4:30-5:30pm Cost $5/day and
                                                                                                                 can be registered for at the time of registering for
                                                                                                                 your week(s) of camp.

      Theme Camps for 4-5 years old                                                                              5 day week $175.00
                                                                                                                  (4 day week only applicable for
                                                                                                                                                     4 day week $140.00

                                                                                                                  the Canada Day Holiday).
   Description: Designed for first-time campers, this program offers a great introduction with a busy
   full day routine. Weekly themes are brought to life by talented staff through crafts, activities, special guests and more. Children must be potty trained.

  COLOUR ME CRAZY                               BARCODE       5245                        SUPERHERO WEEK                              BARCODE        5249
  Crazy, crazier, craziest colour everywhere! This week will be full                      Attention all superheroes! Grab your capes, shields and masks and
  of colour explosion including making our own crayons, tie dye,                          get ready to show your true strength in this week of crime fighting.
  colour run and so much more! It’s time to get creating campers!                         Superhero themed games, obstacle courses, costume making, face
    Days Tuesday to Friday Date                July 2-5                                   painting, and team building will be just a few of the many activities
                                                                                          your superhero will partake in.
  UNDER THE SEA                         BARCODE        5246                                Days Monday to Friday Date                 July 29-Aug 2
  Mermaids, shells, fish, whales and did we mention SHARKS
  abound as we explore life under the sea through nature and craft                        CRAZY CONCOCTIONS                                    BARCODE          5250
  projects, storytelling, skits, and friendly competitions. Of course,                    Messy Science experiments are the best kind! Our campers will get their
  no under the seas week would be complete without some wet,                              hands dirty to create volcanic eruptions, homemade playdough, “oo-
  wild and wacky water games as we’ll find plenty of ways to beat                         bleck”, 3D sand art and more! Each day involves fun and crazy science
  the heat!                                                                               projects and experiments.
    Days Monday to Friday Date                  July 8-12                                   Days Monday to Friday Date                Aug 5-9
  A BUGS LIFE                   BARCODE        5247                                       MOOVIN- N - GROOVIN                                   BARCODE         5251
  Butterflies and bees and ants OH MY! Bring your microscope and                          LET’S DANCE, LET’S MOVE!! This week is all about getting loose and groov-
  come explore the creepy crawly ways of insects, that itsy-bisty                         ing to the beat (or maybe not on beat). Whichever, campers are sure to
  spider might not be so tiny.                                                            have a jamming good time. Campers will get their heart rate going while
    Days Monday to Friday Date              July 15-19                                    showing off their moves during ZUMBA and dancing to GROOVE!
                                                                                            Days Monday to Friday Date                 Aug 12-16
  HELPING HANDS                           BARCODE        5248
  Random acts of kindness will be the focus this week! Campers                            ANIMAL PLANET                           BARCODE        5252
  will learn, share and demonstrate ways they can make the world                          Get WILD this summer! Learn about different animals, play animal themed
  a better place for others by paying it forward! We will explore our                     games, and create animal crafts and art. Come explore the cool critters and
  local community and give back to heroes within the friendly city!                       pets from around the world!
    Days Monday to Friday Date                July 22-26                                   Days Monday to Friday Date                 Aug 19-23
                                                                                          TOY SHOP                  BARCODE        5253
       Summer Camp Registration                                                           What’s your favourite toy? Join us as we learn about different toys and
                                                                                          where they came from! We will even make our own toys!
           Registration is available online starting March 6th
                                                                                           Days Monday to Friday Date                 Aug 26-30
             www.cityofwoodstock.ca/onlineregistration
                    For more information please call
              Southside Aquatic Centre at 519 421 7665

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SUMMER CAMPS

               Adventure  Camp                                                                                              Before and After Care available from 7:30-8:30am
                                                                                                                            Cost $5/day and 4:30-5:30pm Cost $5/day and
                                                                                                                            can be registered for at the time of registering for
                                                                                                                            your week(s) of camp.

                T C    6-9
                     heme                 amps for                                 years old                                5 day week $160.00                   4 day week $128.00
                                                                                                                             (4 day week only applicable for the Canada Day Holiday).

               Description: Welcome to a world of adventure! Theme camps bring stories and characters to life with experienced, trained, and talented staff dedicated to providing a
               week of fun and adventure for all. Weekly themes are further enhanced with games, crafts, special events, and visit from guests and out trips to exciting locations.

               BACKYARD BASH                           BARCODE       5254                                RISKY BUSINESS                         BARCODE         5259
               Grab your sunscreen and let’s go! Enjoy the outdoors as we par-                           You’ll need your magnifying glass and detective hat this week
               take in summertime classic activities like horseshoes, ladder toss,                       as we get into some risky business and work as a team to solve
               nature crafts, picnics and more!                                                          puzzles, try different decoding techniques and go through different
                 Days Tuesday to Friday Date               July 2-5                                      obstacles and challenges.
                                                                                                          Days Monday to Friday Date                Aug 5-9
               SUMMER OLYMPICS                               BARCODE       5255
               Ready, set, Go!! Don’t miss out on the chance to represent your                           STORYBOOK SUMMER                                     BARCODE        5260
               camp’s country. Do you have what it takes to go the extra mile?                           Bring your imagination this week as we discover the wonderful
               Put on your game face this week as we learn how to use your                               world of stories, create your own stories, act out dramatic plays and
               skills to play hard, create master pieces, work as a team and go for                      even go on a trip to Storybook gardens. This week is full of classic
               GOLD with some fun competition!                                                           and new stories you won’t want to miss
                 Days Monday to Friday Date                 July 8-12                                     Days Monday to Friday Date                  Aug 12-16

               SPACE ODYSSEY                         BARCODE       5256                                  GO WILD                BARCODE       5261
               3, 2, 1... B L A S T O F F! Join us as we build our spaceships and                        Calling all zoo keepers! Join us as we learn about different animals
               take off into outer space! This week we’ll all become astronomers                         and their habitats. We will spend this week acting like animals and
               as we explore different elements of outer space: the sun, stars,                          enjoy a trip to the zoo. Start practicing your lion ROAR!
               galaxy, black holes and more. Come with us as we explore but be                            Days Monday to Friday Date                  Aug 19-23
               careful – you need to look out for meteors along the way!
                 Days Monday to Friday Date                    July 15-19
                                                                                                         ENDLESS SUMMER                               BARCODE        5262
                                                                                                         If only summer camp would never end! Say good-bye to summer
               WACKY WATER                       BARCODE        5257                                     and hello to the new school year during our last week of camp. We
               Enjoy the summer heat with wacky water fun! Come ready to get                             will relive our favourite memories and games and make some final
               wet and enjoy swimming, water games, relays, water balloons                               ones that will last with you for years to come.
               and team competitions. This week the camp will also head to                                 Days Monday to Friday Date                 Aug 26-30
               Lake Lisgar’s Waterpark for a fun day trip!
                Days Monday to Friday Date                 July 22-26

               GAME SHOW MANIA                                BARCODE       5258
               You are the next contestant on City of Woodstock’s summer camp
               game show. Put your skills to the test as we go through a week
               of minute to win it challenges, the “friendly” feud, and the price
               is right!
                 Days Monday to Friday Date                 July 29-Aug 2

                    Summer Camp Registration
                        Registration is available online starting March 6th
                          www.cityofwoodstock.ca/onlineregistration
                                 For more information please call
                           Southside Aquatic Centre at 519 421 7665

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SUMMER CAMPS
                     Adventure
                                                                                                             Before and After Care available from 7:30-8:30am
                                                                                                             Cost $5/day and 4:30-5:30pm Cost $5/day and
                                                                                                             can be registered for at the time of registering for
                                                                                                             your week(s) of camp.

                        University                                                                           5 day week $160.00                   4 day week $128.00
                                                                                                             (4 day week only applicable for the Canada Day Holiday).

      Theme           C     10-12
                               amps for                                         year olds
Description: Welcome to Adventure University. At Adventure University you will get the opportunity to explore what is around you, learn new skills, and build
friendships. The weekly themes provide a variety of experiences that allow you to discover new interests and develop your leadership abilities.

EMOJI WEEK                    BARCODE        5263                                       YOU PICK                 BARCODE       5267
Happy, excited, silly? The Emoji’s are here to take over our camp!                      Get your snack on as this week we’re going picking! Join us as we go
Campers will be able to express themselves through their favourite                      to a strawberry field and pick some fresh fruit, learn about healthy
emoji’s during crafts, games and Emoji cooking projects. Campers will                   food options you can grow in your own backyard! We will even
make emoji slime, string art, and will even create their own emoji’s!                   attempt growing some of our own!
 Days Tuesday to Friday Date                    July 2-5                                  Days Monday to Friday Date                July 29-Aug 2

SWIMMING WITH SHARKS                                     BARCODE       5264             BROADCASTING LIVE                                  BARCODE        5268
Get ready to make a splash during this swimming filled week of                          Have you ever wanted to be a news reporter, weather forecaster,
camp. Campers will enjoy various water activities and will learn                        radio announcer or a publisher? Be the talk of the town with us this
about the many creatures in the deep blue with a special focus on                       week as we make our own front page and report on summer time in
you guessed it, SHARKS!                                                                 the Dairy capital!
  Days Monday to Friday Date               July 8-12                                      Days Monday to Friday Date                Aug 5-9

AMAZING RACE                         BARCODE        5265                                OUR FRIENDLY CITY                               BARCODE        5269
Pack your bags, grab your passport and let’s go explore! Travel                         Many hands make light work! This week we will work together to
around the globe this week as we discover new arts and crafts,                          make Woodstock a more beautiful, happier and cleaner place to live.
games and more from all over the world!                                                 Counselors will lead campers through a variety of projects based on
                                                                                        helping out our local community. We will learn about ways we can
  Days Monday to Friday Date               July 15-19                                   help make the world a better place!
                                                                                         Days Monday to Friday Date                Aug 12-16
HOW IT’S MADE                        BARCODE        5266
Let’s go behind the scenes and learn how things we interact with                        DISCOVERY PLANET                                BARCODE        5270
our made! Have you ever wondered what’s behind the screen at                            Let’s go on an adventure this week to find ancient items! Learn
the movie theatre, how 3D printing works, or what goes on in the                        about different time periods and the treasures untold, campers will
kitchen at your local restaurant? Come with us this week as we get                      experience history, myth, and adventure as we “dig deep” into the
the inside scoop                                                                        past to uncover lost artifacts!
  Days Monday to Friday Date               July 22-26                                    Days Monday to Friday Date                 Aug 19-23

     Looking for
                                    ACTion ?                                            FAREWELL CARNIVAL                                  BARCODE        5271

                                      Academy
                                                                                        This is our final week of camp so we want to go out with a BANG!
Although all of our camps include                                                       Join us as we look at all things carnival including face painting, water
physical activity throughout the day,                                                   fun, dancing, music, food and much more. On the last day of camp
we understand some children enjoy being active and trying new                           we will host our own COW Carnival to really end the summer in style!
sports on a regular basis. When registering for Adventure Camp or                         Days Monday to Friday Date                  Aug 26-30
Adventure University you will have the option to select “Action” or
“Theme”. By selecting “Action” your child will have the opportunity
to try out specific sports and other physical activities throughout the                         Summer Camp Registration
day. By Selecting “Theme” Your child will participate in more theme                                 Registration is available online starting March 6th
related activities and crafts.*All campers will go on theme trips                                     www.cityofwoodstock.ca/onlineregistration
                                                                                                             For more information please call
Or check out our new All Sport Camp!                                                                   Southside Aquatic Centre at 519 421 7665

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SUMMER CAMPS

                                     Sports, STEM, Creative
                                       & Leadership Camps                                                                              Make it a
                                                                                                                                       full day!
               Is your child enrolled in one of our half day specialty camps but needs full day care? No fear! You can now add the other half of the
               day to ensure a full day of adventure and fun. Campers will be accompanied by City of Woodstock camp staff to or from Cowan Park
               for the additional part of the day and will ensure safe travel to the offsite programs. They will spend this half of their camp day
               playing games, doing crafts and staying active! Make it a full day can be added when registering for your specialty camps.

                                                                                                                              Sports Camps
                 SPORTBALL
                 This camp is focused on developing skills associated with 8 different sports. We integrate activities, and skills that encourage self-confidence
                 and socializing. This fun and structured camp aims to develop basic skills at a developmentally and age appropriate level.
                  Age 4-7 years Location Cowan Park Day Monday to Friday Date Aug 19-23 Time 9:00am-12:00pm Fee $135.00 Barcode 5279
                  Age 4-7 years Location Goff Hall            Day     Monday to Friday Date July 8-12       Time     9:00am-12:00pm Fee $135.00         Barcode 5302
                  Age 5-9 years Location Cowan Park Day               Monday to Friday Date Jul 29-Aug 2 Time        9:00am-4:00pm Fee $215.00          Barcode 5280

                 SKATEBOARD 6-16 years
                 Evolve’s Woodstock Skateboard & Scooter Camp is a drop-off day camp operating out of Southside Skatepark. Campers are dropped off each
                 morning at the park, and they receive personalized instruction from our qualified coaches on the skateboard/scooter skills that they want to learn.
                 Our Skateboard & Scooter Camp lesson plans are designed for boys and girls aged 6-16, from beginner to advanced skill level. Evolve ensures kids
                 are being challenged, engaged and can make the most of their time with us; regardless of their initial skill level. We know campers can’t spend the
                 whole day skateboarding & scootering. That’s why we mix it up with other fun activities to ensure the ultimate Evolve experience.
                  Location Southside Park         Day Monday to Friday         Date Aug 12-16 Time 9:00am-4:00pm Fee $330.00 Barcode 5301
                 EQUIPMENT NEEDED FOR SKATEBORD CAMP                                •   A professional quality skateboard or scooter
                 Proper equipment is needed for our skateboard/scooter
                 camp to be safe and successful. Here is a list of equipment        •   Knee pads & elbow pads (and wrist guards for skateboarders)
                 you will need for your child to attend our lesson program:         •   A certified skateboard helmet (bicycle or hockey helmets are not allowed)
                                                                                    •   Lunch & water bottle

                 TENNIS 9-13 years
                 Spend the week learning and developing the fundamentals of tennis. A trained instructor will take your participant through skills, drills, and games
                 to build a foundation so that they can enjoy tennis for years to come.
                   Location Richardson Park       Day Monday to Friday         Date July 8-12   Time 9:00am-12:00pm Fee $150.00 Barcode 5275
                  Location Richardson Park          Day Monday to Friday         Date Aug 12-16          Time 9:00am-12:00pm          Fee $150.00 Barcode 5276

                                                                Summer Camp Registration
                                                          Registration is available online starting March 6th
                                                            www.cityofwoodstock.ca/onlineregistration
                                              For more information please call Southside Aquatic Centre at 519 421 7665

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          SOCCER CAMP 4-18 years
          This program is operated by Challenger Sports. Visit their website at: www.challenger.configio.com. You can search for details on
          time options, fees and to register for this program. This program must be registered through Challenger Sports.
            Location           Cowan Park

          BASKETBALL 9-13 years
         Come join us as we learn the fundamental skills of basketball through dribbling, passing, and shooting. A trained instructor will
         take your child through a variety of different activities and drills and build your camper’s confidence in their basketball skill set!
 Location Park Row             Day Tuesday to Friday         Date Aug 6-9           Time 9:00am-12:00pm Fee $120.00 Barcode 5277
 Location Park Row              Day Monday to Friday        Date Aug 19-23        Time 9:00am-12:00pm         Fee $150.00 Barcode 5278

          ALL SPORTS 8-13 years
         This camp is for those who love all sports! Our All Sports instructor will lead campers in a variety of different sports and active
         games throughout the week. This high energy camp is sure to get you moving and will help build your physical literacy skills! Sports
         may include: Basketball, Badminton, Floor Hockey, Dodgeball, Soccer, Football, Frisbee etc.
 Location Goff Hall            Day Tuesday to Friday         Date July 2-5          Time 9:00am-12:30pm Fee $120.00 Barcode 5287
 Location Goff Hall             Day Monday to Friday        Date July 15-19       Time 9:00am-12:30pm         Fee $150.00 Barcode 5289
 Location Goff Hall             Day Monday to Friday        Date July 22-26       Time 9:00am-12:30pm         Fee $150.00 Barcode 5290
 Location Goff Hall             Day Monday to Friday        Date July 29-Aug 2 Time 9:00am-12:30pm            Fee $150.00 Barcode 5291
 Location Goff Hall             Day Tuesday to Friday       Date Aug 6-9          Time 9:00am-12:30pm         Fee $120.00 Barcode 5288

LACROSSE 6-12 years
Have you always wanted to try lacrosse? This is the week for you! Come and explore the sport of lacrosse as we learn and develop our lacrosse
skills together. Camp will includes lessons, skills, drills and scrimmaging. All experience levels welcome!
 Location Cowan Park             Day Monday to Friday            Date July 15-19 Time 9:00am-12:00pm Fee $150.00 Barcode 5295
 Location Cowan Park            Day Monday to Friday        Date Aug 12-16        Time 9:00am-12:00pm         Fee $150.00 Barcode 5296
 Location Cowan Park            Day Monday to Friday        Date Aug 26-30        Time 9:00am-12:00pm         Fee $150.00 Barcode 5297

   Summer Camp Registration
  Registration is available online starting March 6th
    www.cityofwoodstock.ca/onlineregistration
           For more information please call
     Southside Aquatic Centre at 519 421 7665

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