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.
Bereaved Family Retreat
This is a spring weekend program for bereaved families to connect, relax and enjoy nature. This retreat will be open to any bereaved families that live in any region of BC. The 2020 Bereaved Family Retreat will be Friday, May 22 – Sunday, May 24 at Eagle Valley Retreat Centre in Squamish. The weekend will consist of fun camp programming in the beautiful location. There will be opportunity to relax, recharge, and connect as a family and with other families.
Please read the information below to see what programs are available in your region.
Check back in the winter to see the details of our spring day program that will be taking place in June, 2020.
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2020
Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm
Location: Greater Vancouver Zoo, Langley
What to Expect: Get wild with Camp Goodtimes & friends! Join us at the Greater Vancouver Zoo for a morning of animal adventure including a tour around the zoo and a family scavenger hunt! A BBQ lunch will be provided in our private pavilion and after, your family is welcome to head home or continue to explore!
Date: Sunday, January 19, 2020
Where: 4Cats Art Studio (Uptown), Victoria
When: 10:45am – 1:00pm
What to Expect: Spend the morning exploring your own creativity! With the facilitation of the 4Cats teachers, caregivers will complete their own creation while the kids and teens work on their own project. We’ll finish the activity with some light snacks and getting to tour each other’s art projects!
Date: Sunday, May 3, 2020
Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm
Where: Scandia Golf & Games, Kelowna
What to Expect: Whether you want to race around the track, take a swing in the batting cages, or try your hand at arcade games, Scandia Golf & Games has something for everyone! Scandia will open early at 9:00am for Camp Goodtimes to have a run of the park until we regroup for a pizza lunch around 12:30!
Date: Saturday, May 2, 2020
Where: Triple J Ranch, Quesnel
What to Expect: Grab your cowboy boots and hat and get ready for a true western adventure! We are very excited to be heading to Triple J Ranch in Quesnel to reconnect with our Northern Region families. Participants can expect to partake in an hour-long trail ride, survival games, and a BBQ lunch! All riding equipment will be provided and hotel accommodation is available for those travelling from afar.