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For 50 years Green Acres has been providing outdoor country day camp experiences for children ages 2 1/2 to 15 years old.

Summer Day Camp with Swimming Instruction

Summer Day Camp with Swimming Instruction

Hi Camp Green Acres,   Before you let campers swim in the deep end of your pools, do they have to pass some sort of  deep end test? AnswerWe get this question a lot!  Yes, we have a deep end test and once passed by a camper it will allow your camper to swim in the deep end during recreational swim.  The camper must be able to do ...
Day Camps that teach soccer North York

Day Camps that teach soccer North York

Hi,   My child is in the fourth grade and is significantly better than most children his age at soccer. Will he be able to play with other kids who are at his skill level or will he be stuck playing ...AnswerWe love Soccer at Green Acres and especially at our All-Star Sports Camp!  In our sports camp program, campers are grouped by ability rather than by age.  Therefore, your son will definitely ...
Day Camp Jobs Toronto

Day Camp Jobs Toronto

Hi Green Acres,   I would love to work at your camp this summer but I am only available in August, can I still work at camp green acres?  AnswerMarissa, We are happy to hear that you are interested in working at Camp Green Acres this summer.  We do hire a small number of staff to work just in the month of August.  Please go to our website: ...

Day Camps in Woodbridge with busing

Hi there would your busses be coming anywhere in the Woodbridge area I would love to work at camp this summer!AnswerTina, We are excited that you are interested at working at camp this summer.  Yes we do offer bussing in the Woodbridge area and hence looking for staff from that area too. Please apply online to ...
How many children will be at camp

How many children will be at camp?

My 5 year old is coming to Camp Green Acres for the first time this summer! I was just wondering how many other children there will be at camp? How many of these children are his age? What is the child ...AnswerSandra We are so excited to meet your 5 year old this summer!  Your daughter will be in a cabin group with other 5 year olds.  There will be between 10-12 girls in the cabin.  We will have ...
Bussing

Bussing

By Marcie0 comments
Are there seatbelts on the camp buses? AnswerAll the Door-to-Door small buses at Camp Green Acres have seatbelts!!!  If you opt for Point-to-Point bussing we use mostly large buses on these routes and these large buses do not have seatbelts.   We ...
how to choose a day camp

how to choose a day camp

Choosing a camp for your child is no easy task especially when there are so many great camps to choose from. So, Why choose Camp Green Acres? Our priority is to ensure that every child has an unbelievable experience and we work with the parents to make sure that this happens. Learn ...
Horseback Riding

Horseback Riding

By Kerri0 comments
My daughter is 8 and she loves horses. Where do the kids ride? I'm not keen about her being bussed to a stable, which most camps seem to do. Are your stables onsite? AnswerKerri, If your daughter loves horses she will love our Horseback Riding Camp programs!  Our stables are on-site!  No bus ride to get to the riding stable.  We actually operate our stables ...

Working with Special Needs Children

Hi! I am a university student, who is perusing a career in working with special needs children. I have volunteered, and worked alongside special needs children for quite a few years now, and am interested ...AnswerJamie, Working with our "Leisure Buddy" (special needs) team is a great, rewarding experience.  It sounds like working at Camp Green Acres would be a perfect fit for what you are looking for.   We ...
Sports Camp for Younger Boys

Sports Camp for Younger Boys

By Jessica0 comments
I've heard great things about your sports camp from my friends who have older boys.  My son is finishing SK, is he too young for your sports program?  What would he be doing all day?  He ...AnswerJessica, Your son will love our Sports Camp and YES! he can do Sports Camp this summer.  We have designed an amazing program for campers completing SK and Grade 1 this year.  We call it our Raptors ...
Are there older girls at Camp Green Acres

Are there older girls at Camp Green Acres?

By Rob0 comments
My daughter is 11 and is nervous about coming to your camp for the first time.  Are there other kids her age coming to your camp?  What's camp activities are available for 11 year old girls?AnswerRob, We can understand you daughter being nervous about coming to camp for the first time, but we can tell you that we have some amazing programs for your daughter to participate in here at Green Acres.   Your ...
Summer Camp Jobs GTA

Summer Camp Jobs GTA

I'm only available in July as I'm going on a family vacation in August. Do you have to work all summer to get a job working at camp? AnswerJosh, We are excited to hear that you are interested in working at camp this summer.  We do have summer jobs that are for only 4 weeks in the month of July.  You can apply online at www.campgreenacres.com/staff. ...
Swim Staff

Swim Staff

By Brittany0 comments
Are you still hiring for the summer? I have my NLS, is there anything else I need to get a swim job at your camp. I am 17 years old. AnswerBrittany, We are still hiring staff to work this summer.  We have a few jobs still available on swim staff.  It is great you have your NLS and you can definitely work at camp lifeguarding at ...
Are you still hiring Horseback Riding Instructors

Are you still hiring Horseback Riding Instructors?

By Dani0 comments
Are you still looking for staff in your horseback riding camp?  My cousins go to Green Acres - they love it! and I love horses!!!AnswerWe are still hiring Horseback Riding Instructors to work at camp this summer.  We are so glad your cousins love going to Green Acres and we are sure that you will love working at Green Acres!
What does Camp Green Acres do on these very hot days

What does Camp Green Acres do on these very hot days?

By swim mom0 comments
I have a child at camp this summer and it is VERY hot outside. What does your camp do when it is extremely hot outside? AnswerWhat a great question!  Camp is amazing on really hot days, because we have extra sprinklers on around camp, we have more opportunities for campers to have a "fun" recreational swim and we even have ...
Gain Professional Skills Working at Green Acres

Gain Professional Skills Working at Green Acres

We’re hiring! Gain strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills! Working at Camp Green Acres can help you develop these skills and assist you in your future career, all while having fun! Read more about the skills you can gain from working at Camp Green Acres ...