Activities, Events & Schedules

Summer Camps

Richmond Summer Camps… fun, social, creative and active!

Registration starts Tuesday, May 16, 2017

daycamps-01We offer creative and quality programs, are passionate about working with children and strive to meet the needs of all children in our community. Richmond’s summer camps promote fun and friendship through out trips, theme days, creative crafts and games.

For more information, call 604-276-4300.

How to register

  • online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at www.richmond.ca/register
  • by calling the Registration Call Centre at 604-276-4300, Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • in person at recreation and cultural facilities

Camps 
How to search for specific camps online
For a full list of all camps (not single day camps) available (beginning Tuesday, May 16, 2017), visit www.richmond.ca/register. Click on Recreation Programs - Online Registration, click on the Courses tab, click on Advanced Search, enter the key word Camp (or another key word) in the Containing Keyword box, then choose Search (and Complex if desired).

How to search for single day camps daycamps-02
For a full list of all single day camps available (beginning Tuesday, May 16, 2017), visit www.richmond.ca/register. Click on Recreation Programs - Online Registration, click on the Courses tab, click on Advanced Search, enter the key words Single Day Camp in the Containing Keyword box, then choose Search (and Complex if desired).

Camp Calendars
To be posted here starting Saturday, May 13, 2017.

Refunds, Withdrawals and Transfer Guidelines
We encourage customers to contact the Registration Call Centre, Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm to receive a refund or to withdraw or transfer from a class or program. Customers may choose to contact the facility offering the class if withdrawing outside of Registration Call Centre hours. Please note: refunds, withdrawals and transfers cannot be processed online.

For further guidelines, please review the following PDF document:
PDF Document  Refund, Withdrawal and Transfer Guidelines

Parental Consent Form, Photo and Summer Welcome Letter
For the safety of your child, Parental Consent Forms must be completed and received at the centre one week prior to your child’s first day in camp. Children will not be permitted in the program until the completed form is received. Download a copy of the form or pick one up from any centre offering camps. Also, please provide a current photo of your child if they are registered in a licensed camp.

More detailed camp information for parents can be found in the PDF Document Summer Camp Welcome Letter

daycamps-03 Frequently Asked Questions 
What are campers required to bring to camp every day?  
Campers are to bring:

  • a filled water bottle
  • a healthy snack (nut-free)
  • a non-microwaveable lunch (nut-free)
  • a bathing suit and towel*
  • weather-appropriate clothing and footwear
  • hat and sunscreen

Why is there variance in camp pricing?
Pricing is reflective of the various costs of individual camp activities and out trips. Admissions and costs associated with some camps may be higher than others.

Are Before and After Care Camps available to any child?
Pre and post camps are offered at most of our centres, but are only offered to those children registered in the same day camp.