Living in Grimsby gives you some great opportunities for summer fun because of a great summer activity program from the town. Waterview Condominiums is located perfectly to take advantage of these great programs. When you live in such a great community that offers some of the best leisure activities in Ontario such as fishing, swimming, golf, boating and hiking, it’s great to know what civic activities are also taking place. With great programs designed for spring and summer for residents of Grimsby for all ages you can be assured of a well rounded experience.

Camps

The town activity program offers a number of day and week camps for children of all ages in a number of different categories. These are great options for parents looking for summer care options or just ways to get your children active through the summer holidays.

Sports Camps

There are a number of sport camp options for your kids. There is a general sports camp for children 7-12 years of age that teaches a wide variety of sports and emphasizes teamwork, skills and game development. Located at the Peach King Centre, each weekly camp focuses on a different set of sports. However other sporting camps include a sport-specific camp that include a tennis camp for teaching tennis lessons to 6-14 year olds and is located at the Grimsby Tennis Club. Tennis camps run per week for most of the summer.

A basketball camp is also run for two weeks in the summer for two different age groups focusing on skills and the game. Other major programs in sports include multiple different programs at different civic locations for gymnastics. These programs range from 12 months to 8 years old and provide fundamental learning opportunities for movement skills, developing strength and confidence. Spring and summer classes are varied per location and age group. You can check the Spring/Summer Activity Guide for more specifics.

Mad Science

Back by popular demand this summer are specialized summer camp programs offered by the Mad Science Company at different times at the Museum or Elizabeth Street Pumphouse. A camp for rocket enthusiasts called Rocket Camp launches up to 10 different types of rockets helping your kids learn the basics of rocket science. Other camps include the Flight Academy, the Eureka Camp, Beasts, Bridges and Brews and lastly the Claws, Codes and Constellation camp.

Other Camps

Lots of other great spring or summer camps can be explored for your family. The Grimsby Firefighter camp helps children explore firefighting, rescue and fire prevention. Culture camps put on in conjunction with the Recreation department, Art Gallery and Museum offer another great option to explore cultural activities. Other great options include Leader in Training, Creative Babysitter Course, PA Day Camp, Home Alone Safety Course, Racquet Ball, Aqua camps for children and tons of fitness programs for children and adults.

Registration

For any of the summer activities you can register directly at the main civic centre for Grimsby, the Peach King Centre with a registration form from the Town’s website or directly at the centre. Prices vary depending on the program as they vary in age group, activity and duration.

Explore the great activities available that provide exercise, education and tons of fun for children or adults. Summer fun in Grimsby is easy with a WatervieW Condo.