What will my camper do at camp?

At Pearce Williams Summer Camp your camper has choice, so they can literally, do it all!

CAMPER'S CHOICE

Every day presents a new opportunity for campers to choose which activities they'll participate in.

Activities at camp include: swimming, archery, nature/ecology discovery, sports, low ropes, chapel, drama, singsongs, hiking, sleep-outs, cook-outs, rocket building, Ga Ga ball, 9 Square in the air, Battle Stilts, and much more.

CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE

CYOA happens each week of camp, with campers choosing their own adventure session on arrival day.

 

Our staff lead daily sessions sharing their passions (cooking, writing, nature mindfulness, wacky sports, etc.) and campers select one CYOA to attend daily for the week.

Learn More About Camper Choice Programming

CounselLor-IN-Training Adventure learning Week

The Counsellor-In-Training Adventure Learning Week is solely for 15 year olds who want to learn, who enjoy working with children and who may want to work at Pearce Williams in the future. The program includes a one-week training camp, followed by two weeks of cabin placement working directly with a Pearce Williams counsellor. 

 

Contact our office (info@campisbetter.com) for more information and to set up an interview for your CIT camper. 

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ALL AGES

July, Girls 
& August Sessions

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ALL AGES

July, Girls ONLY 
& August Sessions

Our All Ages Camps are open to all campers ages 7-14 - that’s why we call them all ages!

 

Your camper will get to choose from a variety of programs that are offered each day. The goal at Pearce Williams is to allow your camper to gain self-esteem and self-confidence, while living in a community setting while learning to live and interact with others. 

 

Activities at camp include: swimming, nature, sports, teamwork/team building games & initiatives, Makerspace, archery, chapel, drama, dance, hiking, cook-outs & sleep-outs, rocket building, gaga ball, 9 Square in the Air, campfires and so much more!

 

WILDERNESS

SESSION I, JUNIORS
& Girls ONLY

Our Wilderness program lets our campers experience life in the great outdoors! At Wilderness, campers sleep in tents, cook their meals over the fire and spend their week getting ready for their day-long canoe trip on Thursday! 

 

Our Wilderness campers gain self-esteem and self-confidence, while living in a community setting and learning to live and interact with others, while participating in a variety of exciting outdoor activities. 

 

Wilderness campers will hike every day and gain valuable outdoor skills!

Wilderness I & Girl's Only sessions are for 10-14 year old campers, while our Junior session gets 9-12 year old campers more engaged with nature.

 

Activities include: swimming, nature, teamwork/team building games & initiative, archery, chapel, gaga ball, 9 Square in the Air, canoe instruction, campfires and so much more!

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LEADERSHIP
 

Leadership Camp helps 11-15 year old campers learn about leadership, stewardship, communication and teamwork. Your camper will learn many skills that will help them for years to come. The goal at Pearce Williams is to allow your camper to gain self-esteem, self-confidence, how to live in community, and how to interact with others.

 

Leadership campers will have many opportunities to practice their skills by leading games, activities and helping with our young primary campers. 

 

Other activities include: swimming, nature, sports, teamwork/team building games & initiatives, Makerspace, archery, chapel, drama, dance, hiking, cook-outs & sleep-outs, rocket building, gaga ball, 9 Square in the Air, campfires and so much more!

 

PRIMARY/FIRST-TIMERS

Primary/First Timers Camp is the perfect introductions to camp for 5-9 year old campers. 

 

At Primary Camp, your camper will get to discover all that Pearce Williams has to offer in a shorter time period. Your campers first time at camp to lead to a lifelong love of camp. 

 

The goal at Pearce Williams is to allow your young camper to gain self-esteem and self-confidence, while living in a supportive community setting.

 

Primary Camp is a great way to get younger campers comfortable with the overnight summer camp experience. Activities include: swimming, nature, sports, Makerspace, chapel, drama, dance, hiking, cook-outs, rocket building, gaga ball, 9 Square in the Air, campfires and so much more!

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Dates & Rates 2022

Pearce Williams uses a tier based pricing system, allowing our families to choose what they can afford to pay. 

Learn about our tier based pricing system here.  

T1 = Tier 1 | T2 = Tier 2 | T3 = Tier 3

Sports & Arts Week is all about sports and arts for our 7-12 year old campers - hence the name.

 

Sports & Arts Camp will give your camper the ability to choose from a variety of sports and arts programs that are offered each day.  Your camper is offered many opportunities to try out new activities in both the areas of sports and arts.

 

The overall goal at Pearce Williams is to allow your camper to gain self-esteem, self-confidence, and learn how to live in community, and how to interact with others. 

 

Activities at camp include: swimming, nature, sports, teamwork/team building games & initiatives, Makerspace, archery, chapel, drama, dance, hiking, cook-outs & sleep-outs, rocket building, gaga ball, 9 Square in the Air, campfires and so much more!

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& ARTS

 

 

WORLD CAMP

During World Camp, your 11-15 year old camper will have the opportunity to see buildings that showcase what life looks like in Thailand, Mongolia and a Shanti Town. 

 

Your camper will get to choose from a variety of programs that are offered each day, all while learning about poverty and social justice issues and ways they can make a difference in the world around them! 

 

The overall goal at Pearce Williams is to allow your camper to gain self-esteem, self-confidence, and learn how to live in community, and how to interact with others.

 

Activities at camp include: swimming, nature, sports, teamwork/team building games & initiatives, Makerspace, archery, chapel, drama, dance, hiking, cook-outs & sleep-outs, rocket building, gaga ball, 9 Square in the Air, campfires and so much more!

 

Did you know? There is no other program like World Camp in all of Canada!

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Youth week is our final week of the summer reserved for our older, 11-15 year old campers! 

 

At Youth Week, older campers will get a chance to hangout with their camp friends for the last week of the summer while doing some amazing camp activities. Youth Week campers will get to choose from a variety of programs that are offered each day. 

 

The goal at Pearce Williams is to allow your camper to gain self-esteem, self-confidence, how to live in community, and how to interact with others. 

 

We like to dial it up a notch for our older campers! Did we mention night games, hikes, survival and our end of summer party- BARNFEST -  all await you at Youth Camp!

 

Don’t forget about the classic camp activities like: swimming, nature, teamwork/team building games & initiative, archery, chapel, gaga ball, 9 Square in the Air, canoe instruction, campfires and so much more! 

 

Youth Camp offers a week that your camper will never forget and will talk about all year. 

YOUTH CAMP
 

 

FAMILY CAMP

For campers young and old, come finish the summer off with your camp family at Pearce Williams! Family Camp 2022 is longer than in previous years, running from Sunday to Thursday in late August .  Family Camp is all about giving you and your family a chance to relax and enjoy camp. 

 

Our staff will lead activities all day long - we have programming for children and adults every morning and afternoon. Each family gets their own space and the chance to mingle with others as well.

 

Evenings are filled with AMAZING family programs and special guests. 

 

Pearce Williams staff will even help serve your family at meal time so that you don’t have to worry about anything but spending time together, at camp! 

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