Children's Camps

Update March 23, 2020:

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all Town of Blackfalds facilities are closed until May 15, 2020.

Staff will be contacting all registrants.  A refund for cancelled camp day(s) will be issued.

Camp Curious

See 2019 Camp Curious brochure

See 2019 Camp Curious brochure

For July and August of every year, the Abbey Centre welcomes youth to an action-packed summer of fun! What better way to spend those hot summer days than at Camp Curious Day Camps?

Camp Curious summer camps consist of three (3) age groups:

  • CC Mini Ages 3 - 5 years - 10 spots per week
  • Explorers Ages 6 - 8 years - 30 spots per week
  • Trail Blazers Ages 9 - 11 year -  10 spots per week

Camp Curious Mini Ages 3 - 5

Bring your 3-5 year old to the Abbey Centre for an afternoon of fun & adventure. Each week of camp features a special camp theme, sports, games, special guests, crafts and more! Children must be fully potty trained to attend. Limited to 10 spots per week.

Ages 3 - 5 year olds - 10 spots per week
Mon - Fri | 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
$87.50/Week | $70 for Week 1 and 6
Child Minding Room | Main Level Abbey Centre

New weekly themes and field trips being announced Spring 2020

Camp Curious Explorers Ages 6 - 8 & Trail Blazers Ages 9 - 11

Each week features a different theme and a special field trip. Every day is filled with exciting activities, Red Cross certified swim lessons (except Week 1 & 6), and many adventures waiting to be discovered! Limited to 30 spots for Explorers (Ages 6 - 8) and 10 for Trail Blazers (ages 9 - 11) per week.

Explorers Ages 6 - 8 | Trail Blazers Ages 9 - 11
Mon - Fri | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
$180/Week | $150 for Week 1 and 6 (no swim lessons)
Explorers & Trailblazers are in Field House 3 | Main Level Abbey Centre

We also offer extended care. Drop off at 7:30 am $22.50 | Pickup at 5:30 pm $22.50 | Both for $45

Volunteer at Camp Curious this summer!

We are excited to announce that the Abbey is offering new volunteer opportunities for ages 16+ to help with our Camp Curious summer camps. We are looking for volunteers who can help plan and partake in camp activities while maintaining a clean, safe, and fun atmosphere!

See the Camp Curious Volunteer Program information sheet.

Interested in volunteering? Complete the Camp Curious Volunteer application and email to the Guest Services Officer Carol Simpson or mail to/drop off at the Abbey Centre.

C'AMPED Day Camps

Due to COVID-19 and the resulting school closures all remaining C'amped days from April - June have been cancelled.

We apologize for the inconvenience but promise we will be back for the Fall calendar with new & awesome activities!

C'AMPED for kids ages 6 - 11, is home away from home on PD Days and Spring Break. Synchronized with the Wolf Creek school calendar, the Abbey Centre is the place to be!

These camps are jam-packed from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm with games, crafts, sports, and adventures that will keep kids active and stimulated throughout the day.

Cost is $35/day. Extended care is available for $5 (Drop off 8:00 am | Pick up 5:00 pm).  Registration closes at 12 p.m. the Wednesday prior to C'amped day.