Summer Camps

PSP Recreation Summer Camp 2017

Popsicles, Pineapples and Palm Trees...Oh My!

Spaces are limited! 
Please read the 2017 Camp Registration Package to submit your application.  
For more information please contact PSP Ottawa Recreation at (613) 998-8216 or email

PSP Recreation is committed to the safety and enjoyment of every child who participates in our programs. PSP is proud to be associated with HIGH FIVE®; Canada's quality Standard for children's programs.

Ages 6 - 12

Open daily Monday to Friday (except statutory holidays) from 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Your weekly registration fee includes all costs associated with the program including your child's t-shirt and field trip costs. 
A 10% non-refundable deposit is due upon registration.
  • PSP Recreation Member
    • $165 (+HST) / Week
    • $45 (+HST) / Day
  • Non PSP Recreation Member
    • $205 (+HST) / Week
    • $55 (+HST) / Day
  • Sibling Rate: save 10% for each additional sibling

Week 1: 4 – 7 July

Camp will be closed on 3 July 
Theme: School’s out for the summer 
Let the sun shine as we kick off our summer with PSP Recreation! Come one, come all and join the fun!  We can't wait to meet you! 
Field Trip: Saunders Farm - 5 July 
Join us for an A-MAZE-ING time at Saunders Farm, exploring everything they have to offer. Get knee-deep in farming, get lost in the mazes, enjoy the play structures, and stay cool in the splash pad and so much more!


Theme: Under the sea 
SPLISH! SPLASH! Come and take the plunge into Week 2! This week we will be exploring everything under the sea; from water games, swimming and fish in the sea. 
Field Trip: Mont Cascades Waterpark – 12 July 
Splash around in the heated pools and race down water slides with us at Mont Cascades Waterpark! There's something fun for everyone, from Cascades Falls Pool to Splash Forest. For the daring; the almighty TornadoALLEY, crazy Rapids River and the Vortex will blow you away!


Theme: Pirates 
Ahoy Mateys! Ye be invited fer some swashbuckling fun. This week, come sail a ship on the Seven Seas with Captain Skittles and her crew! Yo ho, yo ho, is the pirate life for you? 
Field Trip: Mooney's Bay Beach - 19 July 
It's fun in the sun at Mooney's Bay Beach! Splash, swim and slide all day long in the water and on Canada's largest playground! 
Special Guest: Parrot Partner - 21 July 
It's your lucky week! You will get a meet and greet with a parrot pandemonium of bright, colourful and fun parrots from Parrot Partner!


Theme: Holiday Mix-Up 
Holidays in July! This week, get into the holiday spirit as we celebrate all of these special times! Hop around to celebrate Easter; trick or treat and celebrate the spookiest day of the year; spread your love for Valentine’s Day and test your luck for St-Patrick’s Day! 
Field trip: Bowling - 26 July 
It's not how you bowl, it's how you roll! It's time to test out your bowling arm. We will see which one of you will be the King Pin! 
Special Guest: Mud Oven - 28 July 
It's always a good time to get creative! Become an artist and let the Mud Oven team help you paint your own ceramic masterpiece!

Week 5: 31 July - 4 August - LIMITED SPACES REMAINING

Theme: To infinity and beyond! 
Blast off! Join us as we take flight in all things space! From rocket riding to moon walking, you will finish this week off as an astronaut! 
Field Trip: Mini Golf Gardens - 2 August 
Come over FORE a great time; a hole-in-one is waiting for you at Mini Golf Gardens! Swing on over. 
Special Guest: Climbing Wall - 4 August 
ROCK ON! Are you ready to climb to new heights and be out of this world? Come hang with us for a rockin' good time, at the climbing wall coming to PSP Recreation!

Week 6: 8 - 11 August - LIMITED SPACES REMAINING

Camp will be closed on 7 August 
Theme: Where the wild things are
This week, get back into nature and find where the wild things are. Hike on over to help us celebrate a wild week full of adventure. Have some fun in our Scavenger Hunt and catch a breath of fresh air. Don't miss out, it's going to be a wild time! 
Field Trip: Agriculture and Food Museum – 9 August 
Explore and play at the Agriculture and Food Museum! Visit the interactive dairy barn, Energy Park, sheep field, horse and cattle barn, small animal barn and tractors exhibit. We will also learn how to make our own ice cream!

Week 7: 14 - 18 August -  SOLD OUT!!!

Theme: Disney Week 
Hot Diggity Dog! It's a Disney celebration, and you're invited! Time to make some magic and test your Disney knowledge. From Disney classics to our new favourite characters, this week will sure be swell! See ya real soon! 
Field Trip: Laser Quest – 16 August 
Oh boy, can you believe it? The doors of the Kingdom of Laser Quest have opened for us! This multi-level arena promises tons of fun with classic games of hide-and-seek and tag with a high tech twist. 
Special Guest: Archery Tag – 18 August 
Do you think you have the skills of Merida? It's time to show off your skills with Archery Tag!

Week 8: 21 – 25 August - SOLD OUT!!!

Theme: Mad Science 
We've got the formula for some explosive fun! Join us as we mix, bubble, pour and test to see which experiment works the best. Kooky chemical reactions will blow your mind - don't forget your goggles! Let's be mad scientists for a week and have a great time! 
Field Trip: Funhaven – 23 August 
Funhaven is the expert in fun! Bounce around in the Bumper Cars, get your adrenaline pumping playing Laser Tag, bend yourself through the Lazer Maze and climb to new heights on the climbing wall!

Week 9: 28 August – 1 September - LIMITED SPACES REMAINING

Theme: Mystery Week 
Hip Hip Horray! It's time to come together for one last week. It's Mystery week! Come help us celebrate all the fun we had this summer. We will have a surprise outing and a surprise visitor. Don't miss out on our last summer bash and end of camp BBQ!

Did you know? PSP Recreation offers swimming lessons.

Swimming lessons take place during the day. PSP Recreation Camp staff will bring your child to and from their lesson each day. 
Lesson Type:
Private Swim Lesson
Sea Otter - Whale
Swim Kids 1 - Swim Kids 4
Swim Kids 5 - Swim Kids 7
Swim Kids 8 - Swim Kids 10
Power Swim (Pre-req: Swim Kids 7) 
Session 1: 10 - 21 July
Session 2: 24 July - 4 August
Session 3: 13 - 25 August 
Rates begin at $70 per session. Private & group sessions available. Please note that swimming lessons are an additional cost to camp fees.