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Sport Hub - summer overnight session

  • 28 Jul 2018
  • 29 Jul 2018
  • Camp Riveredge

Registration


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Come join us at YMCA Camp Riveredge for a nice friendly introductory overnight trip in Calgary. Drop off is anytime between 6pm and 7pm, and pick up in the morning is at 10am. Please be sure to register - you will not be able to come if you are not registered ahead of time! Parents may join us upon request, but this is a great opportunity for the kids to get out of their comfort zone without Mom and Dad for a night!

Sleeping pads, sleeping bags and shelter will be provided as well as snacks in the evening and a light breakfast in the morning. Make sure to have dinner before you come out, and bring your favorite stuffed animal to sleep with. Below is the plan for the trip:

Saturday:

  • Arrive between 6 and 7 - activities start at 7!
  •  Games
  •  Adventure walk
  •   Sit spots (solo time)
  •  Campfire - snack, stories
  •  Bedtime

Sunday:

  • Wake up between 7 and 8
  • Breakfast
  • Clean up site
  • Games
  • Sit spots (solo time)
  • Share reflections on overnight stay
  • Pick up at 10am

*NOTE: If you are wanting to register a youth 9 years old or younger, please email sarah.jorgenson@outdoorcouncil.ca as we have limited space for this age group. We may need parents to volunteer depending on how many kids of this age would like to participate. Thank you!

See below for the packing list:

What to Bring?

  • Overnight duffel or backpack (to keep everything in)
  • Pillow
  • Blanket or favorite stuffed animal
  • Warm clothes for the evening
  • Clothes to sleep in
  • Jacket 
  • Raincoat
  • Sturdy shoes 
  • Water bottle
  • Any personal snacks you would like 
  • Extra socks
  • Toothpaste/toothbrush
  • Bug spray 
  • Journal and pen
  • Hat
  • Mittens
  • Any specific medications 

NOTE: Leave your phone and tech at home! There are no screens in nature. :)


*NOTE: If you are wanting to register a youth 9 years old or younger, please email sarah.jorgenson@outdoorcouncil.ca as we have limited space for this age group. We may need parents to volunteer depending on how many kids of this age would like to participate. Thank you!

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