Family programs

Year-round family programs

Camp Goodtimes is excited to host a variety of free programs throughout the year to help reconnect campers and families or make an introduction to the camp community. 

Family Fun and Bonding

Family Fun and Bonding events (FABs) are single-day events that offer a chance to reconnect with old camp friends or be introduced to the Camp Goodtimes community. Accommodations are available if you have to travel far within your region for the event. Registration opens one month before the event is scheduled. 

Wilderness on Weekends

Wilderness on Weekends events (WOWs) are single-day overnight trips for families to connect, enjoy nature and have fun with the camp community. Registration opens one month before the event is scheduled.  

Bereaved Family Retreat

NEW THIS YEAR: This year we are creating an opportunity for bereaved families to connect, relax and enjoy nature. The Bereaved Family Retreat will be open to families that live in any region who are willing to travel to Manning Park Resort Friday, May 3, 2019 to Sunday, May 5, 2019. Registration is now open.  

Register for year-round programs today

Please read the information below to see what programs are available in your region. 

 

Family programs by region
Vancouver region

Saturday, March 23, 2019 – Nimbus Kids Day
Join us for a morning of recording music! This is a great opportunity for your children to connect with others while learning a new skill. You can drop your child off or join in to the fun as well!
Time: 9:30am – noon
Location: Nimbus Studio, Vancouver, BC

Friday, May 3 to Sunday, May 5, 2019 – Bereaved Family Retreat
 This year we are creating an opportunity for bereaved families to connect, relax and enjoy nature. The Bereaved Family Retreat will be open to families that live in any region who are willing to travel to Manning Park Resort Friday. Registration is now open.  

Saturday, June 1 to Sunday, June 2, 2019 – Wilderness on Weekends
Join us for a weekend of family camping! This is a great opportunity for your family to connect with others while enjoying nature. Camp Goodtimes will provide programming, meals and any rental equipment needed to safely experience the outdoors.
Location: Golden Ears Provincial Park, Maple Ridge, BC

Fraser Valley

Friday, May 3 to Sunday, May 5, 2019 – Bereaved Family Retreat
 This year we are creating an opportunity for bereaved families to connect, relax and enjoy nature. The Bereaved Family Retreat will be open to families that live in any region who are willing to travel to Manning Park Resort Friday. Registration is now open.  

Saturday, June 1 to Sunday, June 2, 2019 – Wilderness on Weekends
Join us for a weekend of family camping! This is a great opportunity for your family to connect with others while enjoying nature. Camp Goodtimes will provide programming, meals, and any rental equipment needed to safely experience the outdoors.
Location: Golden Ears Provincial Park, Maple Ridge, BC

Vancouver Island

Sunday, April 14, 2019 – Fun and Bonding
Join us to reconnect with old friends or to learn more about Camp Goodtimes. The entire family can enjoy a barbecue lunch, kayak, connect with new and old friends.
Location: Newcastle Island,  Nanaimo, BC

Saturday, May 25 to Sunday, May 26, 2019 – Wilderness on Weekends
Join us for a weekend of family camping! This is a great opportunity for your family to connect with others while enjoying nature. Camp Goodtimes will provide programming, meals and any rental equipment needed to safely experience the outdoors.
Location: Gordon Bay Park, Lake Cowichan, BC

Interior

Sunday May 5, 2019 – Fun and Bonding
Join us to reconnect with old friends or to learn more about Camp Goodtimes. The entire family can enjoy outdoor mini golf, jungle mini golf, go-karts, batting cages and arcade games with a pizza lunch at Scandia Golf and Games.
Location: Scandia Golf and Games – 2898 HWY 97 North, Kelowna, BC
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Saturday, June 15 to Sunday, June 16, 2019 – Wilderness on Weekends
Join us for a weekend of family camping! This is a great opportunity for your family to connect with others while enjoying nature. Camp Goodtimes will provide programming, meals and any rental equipment needed to safely experience the outdoors.
Location: Kentucky-Alleyne Park, Kelowna, BC

Northern region

Check back in the fall to see the details of our winter day programs for next season.