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Summer Camps

Programs & Pricing

Summer Arts Explosion Camp runs July 4-8 and July 11-15, 2016 at the River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich Street in Guelph. Registration is open now through the River Run Centre box office or phone 519-763-3000.

Already registered for camp through the River Run Centre? Next step: Complete a Camper Information Form!

Download and fill out the Camper Information Form (PDF) or the Camper Information Form (WORD) and bring it with you the first day of camp. Please fill out a separate form for each child attending.

*NEW!* Counsellor in Training Program
July 11-15, 2016
for youth born 2003 and entering grade 8

Questions about the camp can be directed to Guelph Dance ([email protected] or 519-780-2220)

Subsidy applications will be accepted until May 1st, after which time we will begin filling the limited number of spots we have available. (Please contact us at 519-780-2220 or [email protected] if you are unable to download this PDF).

Read all about our amazing teaching artists here!

(photos at right: Shannon Kingsbury, Amber Sherwood Robinson, Pearl van Geest, Colleen Snell, Catrina von Radecki, Celine Richard-Robichon, Michelle DeBrouwer, Julia Garlisi, Christy Munro)

Cost: $240/week ($150/week for Orange Week One Half Day Program)
(Sibling Discount 5%)
(Registration fees are eligible for a fitness tax credit)
Camp Hours: 9:30-3:30
Pre-Camp Care: 8:30-9:30 am (free and optional)
Post-Camp Care: 3:30-4:30 pm (free and optional)
Additional Post-Camp Care: 4:30-5:30 pm ($5/day; Mon-Thurs only)
Friday Showing: 4:00 pm (for family and friends)

Campers born 2010 & 2011 (Orange Group)

July 4-8, 2016 – half-day camp only    REGISTER NOW!
9:30 am – 12:00 pm
cost: $150
Creative Dance with Catrina von Radecki
Music and Stories with Shannon Kingsbury
Visual Art with Pearl van Geest

July 11-15, 2016  –  full-day camp       REGISTER NOW!
9:30 am – 3:30 pm (4 pm showing for family & friends on Friday, July 15)
cost: $240
Creative Dance with Colleen Snell
Music and Stories with Shannon Kingsbury
Visual Art with Pearl van Geest
Theatre with Amber Sherwood-Robinson

CAMPERS Born 2007, 2008 & 2009 (Red Group)

July 4-8, 2016       REGISTER NOW!
9:30 am – 3:30 pm (4 pm showing for family & friends on Friday, July 8)
cost: $240
Contemporary Dance with Julia Garlisi
Glee Singing with Shannon KingsburyColleen_Snell_Headshot_2016
Visual Art with Pearl van Geest
Hip Hop with Celine Richard-Robichon

July 11-15, 2016             REGISTER NOW!
9:30 am – 3:30 pm (4 pm showing for family and friends on Friday, July 15)
cost: $240
Contemporary Dance with Colleen Snell
Hooping with Christy Munro
Visual Art with Pearl van Geest
Theatre with Amber Sherwood-Robinson

CAMPERS Born 2004, 2005, & 2006 (Blue Group)

July 4-8, 2016          REGISTER NOW!
9:30 am – 3:30 pm (4 pm showing for family & friends on Friday, July 8)
cost: $240
Contemporary Dance with Julia Garlisi2015-08-01-15.37.12-e1438776401252-300x100-1439051912
Glee Singing with Shannon Kingsbury
Visual Art with Pearl van Geest
Hip Hop with Celine Richard-Robichon

July 11-15, 2015            REGISTER NOW!
9:30 am – 3:30 pm (4 pm showing for family & friends on Friday, July 15)
cost: $240
Contemporary Dance with Colleen Snell
Hooping with Christy Munromichelle-headshot-20121-1024x680
Visual Art with Pearl van Geest
Theatre with Amber Sherwood-Robinson

DANCE-FOCUS PROGRAM – CAMPERS Born 2003, 2004 & 2005 (Green Group)

A program for children with at least two years of dance experience. Campers take dance workshops in the morning which encourage their creative breadth and skill. In the afternoon, they join other campers of a similar age to take workshops in other art forms. Campers may be dropped off at River Run Centre if pre-camp care is needed; otherwise they should be at DtDE Studios, 42 Quebec St by 9:30am.DSC_8477_JuliaG

First week only!         REGISTER NOW!
July 4-8, 2016 (4 pm showing for family & friends on Friday, July 8)
9:30 am – 3:30 pm
full week $240
– Contemporary Dance with Julia Garlisi
– Ballet with Michelle de Brouwer11755454_10153192774833801_2158209835318886876_n
– Dance Repertory
– Hip Hop with Celine Richard-Robichon
– Visual Art with Pearl van Geest

To Register

How to Sign Up

1) Pay for Registration

Register your child/ren through the River Run Centre Box Office website or by calling 519-763-3000.

2) Complete a Camper Information Form

Download and fill out the Camper Information Form (PDF) or the Camper Information Form (WORD) and bring it with you the first day of camp. Please fill out a separate form for each child attending.

3) Review General Camp Information

Visit our Camps webpage for details about pick-up and drop-off times, before and after camp care and, what to bring to camp.

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