This Year at Fun Rec!

The Fun Rec adventure begins July 4th, 2017, and runs for 6 consecutive weeks until August 11th. Camp headquarters is based out of Stoney Creek Community School from 9am to 3:30pm Monday to Friday. During camp we have use of the class rooms, the Community Room, the gymnasium, a kitchen and the surrounding fields and playgrounds. During the week we run organized activities with small outings to places around the community. Each week has a different theme, to which many of our activities and crafts are built around. We conclude each week with a camp wide themed Special Event and full camp field trip!

This summer we are heading to the following exciting field trips! We head out on these outings every Friday!

Week 1 – The Vancouver Aquarium (July 4-7th, no camp July 3rd for Canada Day)
Go on an adventure from the arctic, all the way to the amazon, then cool off at the water park a short walk away!

Week 2 – Watermania Aquatic Centre  (July 10-14th)
Rope swings, water slides, and wave pool awesomeness!

Week 3 – Science World (July 17-21st)
Use your imagination to build and discover as you explore the awesome exhibits!

Week 4 – Stanley Park Water Week! (July 24-28th)
Wave pool on Wednesday and the beach on Friday! What could be better?

Week 5 – Playland (July 31 – August 4th)
Need we say more?

Week 6 – Cultus Lake Water Park (August 8-11th, no camp on BC Day, Aug 7th)
Got what it takes to face the Bazooka Bowls or the Free Fall? Let’s find out!

We aim to leave on our out trip as soon as we can first thing Friday mornings and return by 3:15pm in the afternoon. In case of delays due to traffic, parents will be notified as soon as possible.

Leader led out trips occur during the week which can include but are not limited to the following destinations:

  • Pool trips to City Center Aquatic Complex or Eileen Daily
  • Charles Rummel
  • Blue Mountain Park
  • Peanut Park
  • Maple Grove Crescent Park
  • Hume Park
  • Sapparton Park
  • Queens Park Petting Zoo
  • Bowling
  • Laser Tag
  • Koko’s Activity Center

A Brief History of Fun Rec

Fun Rec is a summer recreation program that has been offered to the children of this community since 1982. The Northeast Burnaby Community Association (NEBCA) has kept the cost of registration well below the cost of running this fun packed program so that everyone in our community has the chance to attend summer camp.

At Fun Rec, we aim to help develop social and physical skills in a fun and safe environment. Activities include but are not limited to sports, crafts, music, cooking, and drama. Children who attend must be between the ages 5 (having completed kindergarten) and 13 (having completed grade 7) years of age.

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