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The Big Picture
Instructor: Toni Caldarone
Ages 5-12
Friday Jan. 17, 2020
9:00am - 4:00pm
Create your masterpiece on a large canvas using acrylic paints and easels like a professional artist. Materials included. Extended care not available.
Mixed Media Extravaganza
Instructor: Toni Caldarone
Ages 5-12
Friday Feb. 14, 2020
9:00am - 4:00pm
Combine paper, canvas and upcycled materials as you draw, paint and collage to create one-of-a-kind masterpieces. Materials included. Extended care not available.
Our camps support a creative learning environment where participants are encouraged to explore and enrich their lives through the arts.
What to Bring:
Campers should wear comfortable clothes that can get messy. We suggest packing a change of clothes and/or a smock. Campers should bring a reusable water bottle, hat and indoor shoes. Campers should bring a lunch and two snacks. Lunches should be ready-to-eat, as there is no access to kitchen appliances. Campers should not bring peanut/nut products. Campers should not share food items. Campers are encouraged not to bring personal toys. Cell phones are to be safely stowed away. NPCC is not responsible for lost/stolen or damaged items.
Health and Safety:
All campers must complete health and dismissal form at the time of registration. Campers must be signed-in every morning and signed-out every afternoon by a parent/guardian listed on the health and dismissal form. Photo identification will be requested at every sign-out. Parents/guardians must review any medication with the Programs Coordinator on the first day of camp. If a camper becomes ill, the parent/guardian will be notified. If the parent/guardian is not available, the emergency contact will be notified.
Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm unless otherwise specified. Campers are welcome to arrive between 8:30 - 9:00 am. Morning extended care is available between 7:30 – 8:30 am for an additional fee. Afternoon extended care is available between 4:00 – 5:30 pm for an additional fee. Facilitated in Neilson Park Creative Centre and Neilson Park.
Each camp is limited to a maximum of 12 campers. Campers participate in arts and recreational activities each day. There will be two 30-minute snack breaks and one-hour lunch break each day.
7:30am – 8:30am Extended Care
8:30am - 9:00am Arrival
9:00am – 12:00pm Morning Activity and Break
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm – 3:45pm Afternoon Activity and Break
3:45pm – 4:00pm Dismissal
4:00pm – 5:30pm Extended Care
Staff Training:
Camp staff members include the Programs Coordinator, counsellors, artist instructors and volunteers. Staff participate in comprehensive preparation before the start of camp that includes Emergency First Aid, HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Child Development, and inclusion and support training.
Code of Conduct:
NPCC is committed to providing a safe, inclusive and positive environment. By participating in Neilson Park Creative Centre programming you are agreeing to adhere to our Code of Conduct. Visit our website to learn more. Camp staff will discuss camp rules and expectations on the first day of camp. Failure to comply with the Code of Conduct may lead to dismissal from camp.
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