Camp Frantastique offers swimming, sports, canoes, crafts and games. This is a smaller camp with a beach and roped-off swimming area. The camp offers showers, flush toilets and a mess hall. Campers sleep in cabins with an assigned counsellor. The camp runs from Monday to Friday. Camp Frantastique is perfect for a first time camper. Camp Frantastique is located close to Digby, NS.
Campers will have supervised sessions in Archery and a Challenge Course. Instruction will be given by certified English-speaking instructors. Camp staff will assist in translating.
Camp Frantastique is a week-long residential camp that is open to French Immersion and Core French campers aged 10 to 14 years. Morning and evening sessions will have campers participating in language activities in small groups; afternoons will be dedicated to the various recreational and arts programs offered. Registration is limited to 48 campers. All camp activities (including camp fires) are weather and safety dependent.
Camp Frantastique Information
French Immersion and Core French students
The first day of camp is an orientation day with instructions and rules outlined in English, after which campers are expected to participate in French. Support and assistance to aid the campers’ vocabulary will be continuous. Campers will be in groups according to their abilities in French. Morning and evening sessions will have campers participating in language activities in small groups; afternoons will be dedicated to the various recreational and arts programs offered.
Ages: 10-14 years
Dates: August 5 – August 9, 2019
Cost: $320 plus tax $48 total $368
*New This Year
Students not in French immersion must have completed grade 6 Core French.
Membership is required to attend a CPF camp. Join Canadian Parents for French today and take advantage of the benefits that membership brings! Go to www.cpf.ca or fill out a membership form and send it into our branch office.
Camp fees cover part of the cost of camp for your child. The balance comes from the Nova Scotia Department of Education and the Department of Canadian Heritage. Membership in Canadian Parents for French is a prerequisite for attending camp, and the non-refundable $25 fee must be paid at the time of application.
Refunds for withdrawal of the student from the camp are possible only if notice is given at least two weeks prior to the starting date of the camp. Canadian Parents for French membership cannot be refunded and a non-refundable registration fee of $25 is included in the cost of camp. No refunds are given for leaving camp early.
A confirmation letter of acceptance into the camp is mailed out as soon as the registration is processed along with a receipt if the payment was received in full. Additional information will be posted here, including what to pack and drop-off and pick-up times. For further information on this camp or any of our other residential and day camps, please contact the Branch Office at 453-2048 or toll-free at 1-877-273-5233.
There will be one camp staff for every 8 campers to ensure a successful experience for everyone.