Barrie. Recreation and Culture Services

Site: Barrie - 70 Collier St - 8th Floor

Service: Day Camps and Summer Programs

Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
  • 2021 Camps - City of Barrie will offer outdoor camps for children 6-12 years old at five locations: Lampman Lane (LLCC), Parkview (PKVW) and Dorian Parker (DPC) community centres, Tyndale Park (TYN) and the Barrie Community Sports Complex (BCSC)
  • for more information about 2021 Summer Day camps, see City of Barrie Recreation Guide or visit City of Barrie Camps
Regular Service
Offer Summer Day Camps, Holiday Day Camps during March and Christmas breaks for children and youth
  • see current City of Barrie Recreation Guide or visit website for more information about camps
  • summer camp programs offered by the City of Barrie provide an integrated environment and City of Barrie Inclusion leaders are available for participants who need assistance
  • mediators can accompany any child who requires assistance in summer camp programs, however, spaces are limited
Service Details
  • Camp Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm, children can be dropped off between 8:30am-9am and between 3:45pm-4:15pm at no additional charge  
  • Extended Hours Service: Mon-Fri 7am-8:30am and 4:15 pm-5:30 pm
Dates Jul-Aug
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 16 year(s) 
Children, Youth
  • Registration required 
  • Summer Camps cannot be registered over the phone 
  • register in person at one of the Community Centres or at City Hall, 8th Floor 
  • register online at play barrie
Languages English
Fees Program ; Fee for programs * non-resident fee applies to those who do not pay property taxes to the City of Barrie and Springwater Township * additional fee for extended camp services, see City of Barrie Spring & Summer 2018 Recreation Guide for details
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Recreation Services Department, Barrie City Hall
70 Collier St, 8th Flr
Barrie, ON
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Intersection Mulcaster St and Collier St
Mailing Address PO Box 400 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Most camps are based at City of Barrie Recreation Centres which are fully accessible, but day trips to locations that may or may not be accessible could be part of some camps, call for more information
Contact Information
Office Phone Day Camps and Summer Programs: 705-739-4223 
Inclement Weather Hotline: 705-739-4215, call to find out about any changes to camp operations or locations, cancellations and updates
After Hours Phone Day Camp Safe Arrival Hotline: 705-792-7908
Fax 705-739-4238
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Primary Contact Heather Kenehan, Recreation Programmer (Holly Community Centre); Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5685; Email:
Alternate Contact Jeddy Wong, Recreation Programmer (East Bayfield Community Centre); Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5668; Email:
Primary Executive Crystal Kort, Recreation Programmer (Allandale Recreation Centre); Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 4773; Email:

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