Parks & Recreation

Recreation Programs


PA Days, Summer and School Break Programs 

Camps for Individuals with a Disability

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The City of Burlington Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to including people of all abilities into our programs. If you require assistance with a program selection and/or have an inquiry about our process to ensure a successful experience, please contact us directly at 905-332-1996 ext. 6248.  _________________________________________________________________

Camp Can-Do (5-12 yrs)

Laughter, friendship and fun! Camp Can-Do is an integrated program for children with and without a disability. A typical day is filled with: daily swimming, a weekly trip and special guests. We offer staff ratios 1:8 as well as Before and After care at an additional fee from 7:30am-9:00am and 4:00-5:30pm. These are some of the exciting trips that are planned for your child this summer.

 Weekly Trips - Camp Can-Do

July 2-4 Adventure Playland
July 7-11 Springridge Farm
July 14-18 Zooz
July 21-25 Bronte Creek
July 28 - August 1 African Lion Safari
August 5-8 Gymnastic Club
August 11-15 Lego Land
August 18-22 Movies
Outdoor Opportunity Program (O2) (13-21yrs)

A breath of fresh air! O2 is an outdoor program for teens and young adults with a disability. O2 is a great way to meet new friends. A typical week includes: daily swimming, one cool weekly trip, sports, crafts and special guests. Join the adventure in this great outdoor program. Well-trained staff and volunteers will be attentive for your youth's/ young adults needs. The outdoor room features a shaded structure, an activity area, seating as well as access to Nelson Pool and basketball courts.

 Weekly Trips - Outdoor Opportunity

July 2-4 Bowling
July 7-11 Laser Tag
July 14-18 Zooz
July 21-25 Black Creek Pioneer Village
July 28-August 1 Bronte Creek
August 5-8 Movies
August 11-15 Crawford Lake
August 18-22 Downtown Burlington


Outdoor Opportunity Program Plus (O2+) (22+yrs)

Camp fun for adults! Join this program that runs out of Nelson Arena. It will keep you active and entertained while enjoying the fresh air. Participants will have the opportunity to go off site and visit different locations around Burlington. Program also features daily swimming and a weekly trip. Well-trained staff and volunteers will facilitate the activities.