We’d like to welcome our newest sponsor, Calgary Child’s Play!
This summer Child’s Play is offering Super Camps for kids aged 7-12. Session A runs August 15- 19 & Session B runs August 22- 26 at Lakeview Community Centre. Child’s Play meets child’s need for physical, social, intellectual, emotional and creative needs, by offering activities and experiences appropriate to their age and ability. The camps with have action-packed schedules of activities. Child’s Play is all about Music, Arts, Languages (Spanish/French), Dance (hip-hop), Yoga, Cheer + Skipping, Cooking, Crafts, Outdoor Activities in green spaces (free play/organized games), Soccer/ Cricket, Glee Club, Brain Breaks, Connection, Community, Inspiration and most importantly fun!
The camp directors for Child’s Play are:
Dee Dogar, who brings her background in professional childcare and strong skills from a variety of service industry settings. Community-minded in her outlook wherever she has lived (whether UK or Spain), as well as her current home in Western Canada. Dee has two bilingual daughters ages 10 & 12.
Julia Davies Dawson, who is a sociologist + not-for-profit specialist in the areas of learning disability, health and community development, who has experience in small business ownership. Julia has 3 school-age children, including 10 year old twins.
and Ashley Derry, who is a music specialist, graduate in Jazz Performance from MRU, who has built a thriving independent piano teaching enterprise with over 50 students and instructors, hosting 2 recitals per year. Ashley has many years of experience in private child care services and is an enthusiastic instructor who believes that everyone can benefit from music in their lives.
Calgary Child’s Play is also offering full day pre-school camp at calgary french international school for 3 weeks in august, ages 3+, french+spanish language based camp with highly qualified pre-school teachers as well as specialised instructors. There will also be a ‘back to school’ 3 day camp at westgate community centre (8th ave SW) on the 29th, 30th & 31st of August for old fashioned fun and games and they will be running a FREE pilot parent+child Spanish class Tuesday April 12th at 6.30pm come along and give us your feedback. See their website for more details.
Be sure to check them out on Facebook and Twitter and don’t forget to register early for the camps since they fill quickly! Register before May 15th and you’ll even receive a discount for being early 🙂