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SUMMER 2020 PROGRAMS

Junior Pioneer Day Camp: Ages 5 to 7
Five-Day Weeks: $265 | Four-Day Weeks: $210

young girl makes crafts at Black Creek Village summer day camp
young girl meets heritage animals at Black Creek Village summer day camp
young boy makes crafts at Black Creek Village summer day camp

 

Week One: July 6-10
IMAGINE & PLAY

Imaginations will come to life in a fun-filled week at Black Creek Pioneer Village! Campers will be welcomed into a lively 19th-century village to explore, play, build, bake, and learn!

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Week Two: July 13-17
PLANTS & ANIMALS

Get up close with all of Black Creek’s gardens and farm animals. Have fun digging in the soil, harvesting fresh fruit, and keeping our farmyard friends company!

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Week Three: July 20-24
TIMELESS TALES

Experience the magic of the Village, becoming immersed in a different fairy tale adventure each day! Catch the Gingerbread Man, meet Rapunzel, and help the billy goats outwit the bridge troll!

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Week Four: July 27-31
SPECTACULAR SUPERHEROES

It’s easy to have fun when you’re a superhero! Campers will design their own characters and help save the Village from peril. Join our team of pioneer protectors and conquer a new challenge each day!

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Week Five: August 4-7*
IMAGINE & PLAY

Imaginations will come to life in this fun-filled week at Black Creek Pioneer Village! Campers will be welcomed into a lively 19th-century village to explore, play, build, bake, and learn!

*Four-day week

GO TO BOOKING PAGE

 

Week Six: August 10-14
PLANTS & ANIMALS

Get up close with all of Black Creek’s gardens and farm animals. Have fun digging in the soil, harvesting fresh fruit, and keeping our farmyard friends company!

GO TO BOOKING PAGE

 

Week Seven: August 17-21
TIMELESS TALES

Experience the magic of the Village, becoming immersed in a different fairy tale adventure each day! Catch the Gingerbread Man, meet Rapunzel, and help the billy goats outwit the bridge troll!

GO TO BOOKING PAGE

 

Week Eight: August 24-28
SPECTACULAR SUPERHEROES

It’s easy to have fun when you’re a superhero! Campers will design their own characters and help save the Village from peril. Join our team of pioneer protectors and conquer a new challenge each day!

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Week Nine: Aug 31-September 4
PLANTS & ANIMALS
Get up close with all of Black Creek’s gardens and farm animals. Have fun digging in the soil, harvesting fresh fruit, and keeping our farmyard friends company!

GO TO BOOKING PAGE

 


Senior Pioneer Day Camps: Ages 8 to 12
Five-Day Weeks: $280 | Four-Day Weeks: $220

Black Creek day camper in tinsmith shop
Black Creek day camper in period costume
Black Creek day camper in printers shop

 

Week One: July 6-10
A STEP INTO THE PAST

Dive into the day-to-day life of an 1860s child in our classic pioneer camp! Play old-time games, bake on a wood stove, have fun in a one-room schoolhouse, and much more!

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Week Two: July 13-17
FANTASTIC FOOD I: FLOWER POWER

Discover where food comes from by witnessing the amazing power of flowers! Visit our bee colony, harvest ingredients from around the Village, and — best of all — prepare and enjoy a different old-fashioned treat each day!

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Week Three: July 20-24
CRAFTY CAMPERS

Put down the tablet and get ready to use your hands! Practice 19th-century craft skills including sewing, woodworking, and weaving. Bring home an exciting new creation each day!

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Week Four: July 27-31
EXPERT EXPLORERS I: STEWARDS OF THE LAND

Soak in the natural side of Black Creek, past and present! Explore the lives of early 19th-century Indigenous and settler residents of the Toronto area and find out how they interacted with their environment. Build shelters, enjoy a campfire, and make survival food!

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Week Five: August 4-7*
A STEP INTO THE PAST

Dive into the day-to-day life of an 1860s child in our classic pioneer camp! Play old-time games, bake on a wood stove, have fun in a one-room schoolhouse, and much more!

*Four-day week

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Week Six: August 10-14
FANTASTIC FOOD II – BUCKETS O’ BERRIES

It’s mid-summer, the weather is gorgeous, and the village is full of nature’s bounty! Pick fresh berries, learn about edible wild plants, and prepare a delicious summer treat each day!

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Week Seven: August 17-21
CRAFTY CAMPERS

Put down the tablet and get ready to use your hands! Practice 19th-century craft skills including sewing, woodworking, and weaving. Bring home an exciting new creation each day!

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Week Eight: August 24-28
EXPERT EXPLORERS II: HISTORY & ARCHAEOLOGY

Get ready to dive a little deeper into the museum in this week of behind-the-scenes adventures, artifact discovery, historical skills, and archaeology! It’s the perfect week for the budding historian looking to open closed doors and learn how we know what we know!

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Week Nine: August 31-September 4
FANTASTIC FOOD III: HAPPY HARVEST

The pears are plump and the apples are ripe for picking! Discover and taste the change of seasons while gardening, foraging, and preparing a different fall-themed treat each day!

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