Microsoft Word - 2014 Hiring Booklet - web version - page 6

YMCA Calgary
Camp Chief Hector YMCA
Summer Camp
takes place on-site and only in the middle of the session (both counselors need to be
present in the tipi on the first and last night of each session). Spring counselors are single
staffed and remain in the tipi each night.
A Typical Day at Camp
7:30am
Wake up, and Early Morning Club
for those who would like to be active before
breakfast
8:15am
Table setters
- Two members of each group go to the lodge to set their group’s table
8:15am
Flag raising
- Groups gather around their section’s flagpole and sing O' Canada
8:30am
Breakfast
, introduced by a song of thanks
Morning Adventures!
12:15pm
Table setters
12:30pm
Lunch
Afternoon Adventures!
5:15pm
Table setters
5:30pm
Supper
6:45pm
Freebies or Evening Activities
– Campers’ individual choice for a variety of activities
8:30pm
Snack and Appreciations
9:30pm
Campers Falling Asleep
9:30pm – 10:45pm
Staff Time in Lodge
– When possible, arranged with co-counselor
11:00pm
All Staff in Tipis
Helpful Links
Mountain Equipment Coop (outdoor clothing and equipment)
The Hostel Bear (accommodation in Canmore)
Bow ValleyWeather Report
s
Rocky Mountain Adventure Medicine (first aid course descriptions)
Banff Airporter (transportation from the airport to Canmore)
Flying between Canadian cities: West Je
t
; A
ir Canada
1,2,3,4,5 7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,...41
Powered by FlippingBook