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Winter Break Camps

Each year, Glenlyon Norfolk School is pleased to be able to offer a variety of Summer FUN at GNS programs to keep students active during the summer break!

GNS offers a variety of programs throughout the year to keep students active and engaged during school breaks. Arts, athletics, kayaking, creativity, cooking and more—our programs offer something for everyone! Half- and full-day options are available as is free extended care where age-appropriate, and all camps and activities are open to all students aged 3 to 16 years in the Greater Victoria area.

About GNS Camps

The cornerstone of GNS Camps is the excellent leaders, teachers and coaches, all of whom are experienced working with students, certified in First Aid and CPR-C, and have completed criminal record checks and vulnerable sector screening. Our leaders combine creative, active and collaborative ideas to deliver a quality program that emphasizes truth, courage, caring, individuality and community. The leader-to-student ratio is 1:10.

Camp Locations

  • Pemberton Woods Campus is located at 781 Richmond Avenue.
  • Beach Drive Campus is located at 1701 Beach Drive. There is street parking adjacent to the campus.

Summer FUN Schedule

Dates Camp Hours Ages Cost
June 19 to 23 Chickadees: Water/Ocean Exploration 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 4 $280
Chipmunks: STEM 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $290
Ravens: Archaeology 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $280
Gryphons: Board Game Cafe 8:30 to 3:30 10 to 12 $280
June 26 to 30 Chickadees: Pirates & Gyro Park Field Trip 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 4 $285
Chipmunks: Theatre, Dace & Gyro Park Field Trip 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $285
Chipmunks: Eco Adventure 8:30 to 3:30 6 to 8 $285
Ravens: Sports & Wild Play Field Trip 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $295
Gryphons: Baking 9:00 to 3:00 10 to 12 $395
July 4 to 7 Chickadees: Buggin’ it out 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 4 $235
Chipmunks: Tropical Celebration 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $235
Ravens: Eco Adventures & Wild Play Field Trip 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $240
Gryphons: Guitar lessons for beginners 10:00 to 12:00 10 to 12 $150
Gryphons: Home Alone boot camp with the Canadian Red Cross 9:00 to 3:00 9 to 13 $180
Kayak Day Camp: beginners 9:00 to 4:30 10 to 13 $290
Volleyball Skills & Drills 10:00 to 2:00 14 to 17 $100
July 10 to 14 Chickadees: STEM 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 4 $280
Chipmunks: STEM 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Chipmunks: Beach Explorers 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Chipmunks: Eco Adventure 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Ravens: Outdoor Exploration 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $295
Girl Power Sports Caps 8:30 to 3:30 11 to 14 $280
Kayak Day Camp: intermediate 9:00 to 4:30 13 to 16 $360
Culinary Camp 9:00 to 3:00 10 to 12 $410
French Lessons: A virtual trip to Paris 10:00 to 2:00 11 to 14 $200
July 17 to 21 Chickadees: Space 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 5 $280
Chipmunks: Music & Dance 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Chipmunks: Space 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Chipmunks: Eco Adventure 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Ravens: Minecraft 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $280
Field Hockey 8:30 to 3:30 9 to 13 $280
Kayak Day Camp: all levels 9:00 to 4:00 10 to 13 $360
July 24 to 28 Chickadees: Dinosaur 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 4 $280
Chipmunks: Shakers & Bakers 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $285
Orton Gillingham Literacy Boost Camp 8:30 to 12:30 5 to 7 $350
Ravens: Outdoor Recreation 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $295
Gryphons: STEM & Video Game Design 8:30 to 3:30 10 to 13 $290
Kayak Day Camp: intermediate 9:00 to 3:00 10 to 13 $360
Designed Thinkers 9:00 to 3:00 12 to 16 $450
August 8 to 11 Chickadees: Animal Planet 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 4 $240
Chipmunks: Nature Adventures 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $240
Chipmunks: Shakers & Bakers 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $230
Ravens: Gym-tastic 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $230
Creative HQ 9:00 to 3:00 8 to 11 $360
Kayaking: Beginngers 9:00 to 4:30 9 to 11 $290
August 14 to 18 Chickadees: Music & Dance 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 4 $280
Chipmunks: Eco Adventure 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $290
Ravens: Space 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $280
Gryphons: Wilderness Survival 8:30 to 3:30 9 to 12 $290
Culinary Camp 9:00 to 3:00 10 to 12 $410
Creative Writing 101 8:30 to 3:30 10 to 14 $280
SIVA Volleyball 9:00 to 3:00 11 to 14 $280
August 21 to 25 Chickadees: Shakers & Bakers 8:30 to 3:30 3 to 4 $285
Chipmunks: Mad Scientist 9:00 to 3:00 5 to 6 $280
Chipmunks: Coding & Game Design 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $285
Chipmunks: Eco Adventure 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Orton Gillingham Literacy Boost Camp 8:30 to 12:30 5 to 7 $350
Ravens: Genius Hour 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $290
Innovation 9:00 to 3:00 8 to 11 $450
Culinary Camp 9:00 to 3:00 10 to 14 $410
August 28 to September 1 Chickadees: Summer Celebrations 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Chipmunks: Summer Celebration 8:30 to 3:30 5 to 6 $280
Ravens: Messy Mucky Yucky & Wild Play Field Trip 8:30 to 3:30 7 to 9 $295
Gryphons: Art & Wild Play Field Trip 8:30 to 3:30 10 to 12 $295
August 28 to 31 Pre-season field hockey training 1:00 to 3:00 13 to 17 $160