Youth Camp Programs

Engage with the ideas of citizenship, leadership, and Canada’s role in the international community, while participating in fun activities and hands-on learning! From undercover spies to time travelers, Diefenbaker Youth Camps will help children ages 7 to 10 discover what it means to be an active citizen! 

 

2024 February Break Camp

Diefenbaker Spy Academy: International Espionage

Are your kids ready to become the ultimate secret agents and master spy skills from around the world?  Unleash the inner sleuth in your child at the Diefenbaker Spy Academy, where they will dive into the thrilling history of espionage and learn about the delicate balance between liberties and national security.  With exciting missions and top-secret training, this camp guarantees a fun-filled adventure like no other!

Daily briefings from the DSA Directors, Agent Woodchuck and Agent Hedgehog will provide agents-in training with the skills needed to create a cover identity, learn observations skills, design spy gear, and so much more!  Throughout the week, agents will participate in engaging activities, creative games, and secret missions as they learn about infamous spies around the world and some of the inventions used to complete missions.  At the end of the week, a final top-secrete spy challenge will put their training to the test as agents-in-training attempt to help the DSA figure out where in the world is the notorious Saskatchewan Spy, Randy Rosthern!?

Camp Dates: February 20 to 23, 2024

  • Tuesday to Friday - 9:00am to 4:00pm   
  • Drop off: 8:30-9:00 am 
  • Pick up: 4:00-4:30 pm 

Refund Policy: To recover administration costs, there is a $50 cancellation fee. Cancellations must be received in writing by February 13, 2024. Refunds will not be considered on or February 14, 2024. Minimum number of participants: 4 (less that 4 registered participants will result in cancellation of camp. A full refund will be issued).

2024 Summer Youth Camps (July and August)

Diefenbaker Spy Academy: Junior Recruits (Ages 7-10) 

Calling all spies! Become an agent-in-training at the super-secret Diefenbaker Spy Academy (DSA). Daily briefings from the DSA Director will provide you with the skills you need to create a cover identity, improve your memory, identify important details, design your own spy gear and so much more! Agents-in-training will learn all about the world of espionage as they participate in engaging activities, games, and secret missions. At the end of the week, a final top-secret spy challenge will put your training to the test as you attempt to solve the DSA mystery and become official Secret Agents! 

Dates and cost will be released in March 2024

Camp Times:

  • Monday to Friday - 9:00am to 4:00pm   
  • Drop off: 8:30-9:00 am 
  • Pick up: 4:00-4:30 pm 

Maximum Participants: 16
Minimum Participants: 4 (less than 4 participants will result in camp cancellation and full refund)

Refund policy: Withdrawing or cancelling your registration can be done up to one week prior to the start date. A refund will be processed less a $50.00 administration fee. No refunds will be processed after this time. 

Discovering Saskatchewan: Past, Present and Future (Ages 7-10)  

Time-travelers, assemble! Join us on our adventure throughout Saskatchewan’s incredible history. Bring the ancient past to life at the Museum of Natural History, experience the Victorian Era at the Little Stone Schoolhouse, and explore the technology of today at the DCC’s exhibit: Health in Space!

Funding for the Wanuskewin Heritage Park Field trip is generously provided by the Community Initiatives Fund Summer Grant Program. community initiatives fund logo

Dates and cost will be released in March 2024

Camp Times:

  • Monday to Friday - 9:00am to 4:00pm   
  • Drop off: 8:30-9:00 am 
  • Pick up: 4:00-4:30 pm 

Maximum Participants: 16
Minimum Participants: 4 (less than 4 participants will result in camp cancellation and full refund)

Refund policy: Withdrawing or cancelling your registration can be done up to one week prior to the start date. A refund will be processed less a $50.00 administration fee. No refunds will be processed after this time. 

Contact Us

For more information, please contact the Diefenbaker Canada Centre: dief.centre@usask.ca or 306-966-8384.