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There is so much to explore in Whitby, Oshawa, Pickering, Ajax, Uxbridge, Scugog, Brock and Clarington over the summer. We've got some great suggestions for camps, activities, indoor and outdoor fun.

We've got Summer Camps and Activities across Durham Region covered! Not only do we have the scoop on camps and indoor activities here in our guide, but you can find even more fun in our regularly updated events?calendar, which is sure not to disappoint.?

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Summer Camps & Activities

Summer is here and there a lots of camps and activities across Durham Region to ensure kids have a great time.


Whether your child is an avid athlete, a budding artist, a dancer, a future NHL?er, an outdoor adventurist, a little explorer or someone who likes to do a little bit of everything, the City of Oshawa has something for you! ??Visit to browse and register for one of the City?s many Summer Day Camp programs.

Camp Diamond offers Family Camps and Girls programs throughout the summer. Enjoy the great outdoors while participating in an array of activities include Archery, Arts & Crafts, Basketball, Canoeing, and much more.

Montessori Learning Centre Pickering offers a summer camp following different thematic weeks.? Enjoy cooking, dance, drama and more depending on your chosen weeks.

Courtice Clubhouse and Ultimate School-Agers are pleased to be offering Ministry licensed summer camps for children 4 to 12 years of age.? The $124 per week includes: weekly field trip, Italian, two hours daily outdoor time, lunch, two snacks.



Join the Ajax Acros for their?exciting?March Break camp.??Learn gymnastics, meet friends and have lots of fun!

The Pickering Athletic Centre has a?March Break Camp full of fun. Lots of Gymnastics time including all equipment (vault, bars, beam, floor, trampoline, tumble trak and foam pit) special games and crafts for all ages.

Hockey and Skating

Summer ?Skate Camps are offered ?full ?and half days...before and after care available.Skating Lessons, Arts & Crafts, Games ?( great for kids starting Hockey or Ringette this fall) at Lauries Learn to Skate in Pickering.


General Sports

Sportball , located across Durham Region, provides?fun, non-competitive sports and activities for children aged 18 months and up including soccer, baseball, soccer and more.



A child can learn tennis for the first time or improve their existing tennis skills in an action-packed Summer Camp week with Afternoon camps start the week of July 6th.

Summer Outdoors

Conservation Areas & Hiking

There are so many great hiking trails and conservation areas to check out. Visit our directory for some great suggestions. Don't miss Peticoat Creek Conservation Area in Pickering for one of the largest outdoor pools in Canada!

Parks & Waterpads
There is no reason to be stuck for something to do when they are so many fabulous parks and waterpads across Durham Region.


Summer Fun Indoors

Feel like having some indoor fun?? Don't worry, there is a lot of adventure to be found indoors too.

Pre-School Fun

Tumbles ?N? Toys indoor playgound in Pickering?invites you to come an play! They offer daily fun and special events. For details visit their website for details.

You'll find fun and games all summer long at Creative Play Indoor Playground and Party Centre in Pickering. Visit their website for details

Free and On the Cheap in and Around Durham Region

Don't miss out on all the great things that Durham Region has to offer. Check out your local library and rec centre for their family activities.

Local Libraries
Our local libraries are offering story telling, movies and spelling activities so make sure you search our directory to find the library closest to you and don't miss out on the fun.

Skating & Swimming
Durham Region has an abundance of great pools, skating rinks and rec centres so don't miss out on everything they have to offer.


Miscellaneous Places to?Go and Things to See

YMCA Durham Region (offering March Break camps and more for the whole family)

Town of Ajax? Camps? & Drop Ins

Clarington Visual Arts Centre offers great art programs for kids.

Clarington Camps & Leisure Guide

Clarington Museum

City of Oshawa Summer Camps & Activities

Oshawa Community Museum (usually holds programs for 5-12 year olds)

City of Pickering Summer Camps & Activities

Town of Whitby Summer Camp & Leisure Schedule

Whitby Station Gallery

Uxbridge March Break Camps
Call (905)852-7831 for more information

Find out how to get your camp or activity listed on Durham's most popular summer guide and website. Email or call 905 4040-4261.