Our greatest natural resource is in the minds of our children. – Walt Disney
ZAP Out of School Care Program is one of the three main programs of the Fort McMurray Boys and Girls Club. It is Alberta licensed and accredited for childcare aged Kindergarten to 12 years old. This program provides high quality and affordable childcare and inclusive care programs that is both enriching and supportive for children, families, staff and community.
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This program is based on Alberta Child Care Accreditation Standards. We provide a variety of activities suitable for school age children that focuses on social, emotional, physical, cognitive and creative development. We deliver our programs in the following forms:
- Before & After School Care
- School Break Camps
- Summer Camps
ZAP School Break Camp 2019
At ZAP School Break Camp, We’ve got something for everyone! Youth age 5-12 years old can enjoy games, activities, physical education, arts & crafts, science, technology, mathematics, sports, and MORE! We also provide nutritious breakfast and snacks.
February 25 – March 1
Monday-Friday from 7:00AM-5:30PM
Registration is now open, fill out the form below to start the process or drop into our Club house on 20 Riedel Street.
At ZAP Summer camp, children will experience a welcoming and fun environment in which they will be nurtured to learn, grow and use their imagination. Each week has an exciting theme that teaches children a new topic and integrates physical activity.
Upcoming Program Integrations
PowerUp! (October 2018)
For children aged 6 –12
Power Up! is an academic support program that helps kids develop positive study habits and practices at school, and encourages a life-long interest in learning. Participants are given the tools and environment necessary to plan for academic goals, and are helped along the way by volunteer tutors and mentors.
STEAM Ahead (September 2018)
For children aged 8-12.
STEAM Ahead is based on STEAM, which includes activities focused on developing Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math.
- Kindergarten to 12 years old
Hours of Operation
- ZAP Out of School Care: Monday-Friday 6:00 AM – 6:30 PM
- Summer Camp Hours: Monday-Friday 6:00 AM – 5:30 PM
- School Break Camp Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 AM-5:30 PM