Trail parks and rec – Join the chaos at spring camp

Spring Break is quickly approaching, and there are lots of fun options for you to do.

Spring Break is quickly approaching, and we have lots of fun options for you to do.

Spring Break Camp Chaos for ages 6 to 12 will run for the full two weeks of Spring Break. The first week Mar.18 to 22, and the second week Mar. 25 to 28 will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with drop off starting at 8:30 a.m.

The kids will have a blast in the Trail Memorial Centre gym playing games, doing crafts and projects, and meeting new friends. There will also skating and swimming days, so don’t miss out on the fun.

Spring Break Hockey Camp for ages 6 to 12 will run from Mar. 25 to 28. This camp will focus on extra playing time, with skills taught each class, and then fun games to enjoy practicing your skills. Ages six to eight goes Monday to Thursday from 9-10:30 a.m.; ages nine to 12 runs Monday to Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the Kids Rink.

Junior Golf Camp for ages seven to 15 is instructed by Kevin Nesbitt, CPGA. This program will consist of multilevel instruction and rewards, support materials, and assistance with developing the junior golfer through Canada’s national CN Future Links development program.

Group 1 is for beginners ages 7 to 13 years, Mar. 18-20 from 9 a.m. to noon. Group 2 is for intermediates ages 10 to 15 years, Mar. 25-27 from 9 a.m. to noon. All located at the Willi Krause Fieldhouse.

Public Skating will host special Spring Break Parties for the last two weeks of the season. On Mar. 19, 21, 26, and 28, from noon to 1 p.m. come on down to the arena and enjoy our spring break themes. There will be fun music, prizes, pizza and hot chocolate. Dress up in your best spring break theme, and you could win a prize.

Mother’s Unite Garage Sale is being held on Apr. 6 at the Trail Memorial Centre gym. Suitable for children from newborns to 12-year-olds, the doors will open to the public from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

To turn those gently used items into cash, rent a table for only $20. Register at Trail Parks and Recreation by Apr. 4.

To register for these camps, and for more information about our events and programs, call Trail Parks and Recreation at 368-6484, or the Aquatic Centre at 364-0888.

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