What is Camp In A Box?

We've gathered your favourite summer camp games and activities that you can do at home.

And best of all, each box is free!

Inside each box, you'll find: 

  • Five (5) active game
  • Five (5) arts and crafts
  • Two (2) STEM activities (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Plus, once you complete the activities, there's a cardboard box challenge!

For ages 4-12 years.

Limit One Box per Family per week - Additional materials available for purchase

We're now offering 200 boxes each week! Thank you for your feedback and for the popular demand of Camp In A Box.

There will still be a limit of one box per family.

However, you can purchase additional materials for a second child for $25.00 each.

How to Register

Registration starts every Monday for the next week's box, and is available Monday-Friday from 8:30am - 4:30pm.

To register, call 519.360.1998.

Registration Dates and Pick-Up Locations

Week
Registration Opens
Theme
Pick-Up Date/Location/Time
Pick-Up Date/Location/Time
Week 1
July 6, 2020
Under The Big Top
Sponsored by:
Waste Connections of Canada
Thursday, July 9
Blenheim - 9:00-12:00pm
Tilbury - 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, July 10
Chatham - 9:00-12:00pm
Wallaceburg - 1:00-4:00pm
Week 2
July 13, 2020
Under The Sea
Thursday, July 16
Blenheim - 9:00-12:00pm
Tilbury - 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, July 17
Chatham - 9:00-12:00pm
Wallaceburg - 1:00-4:00pm
Week 3
July 20, 2020
Buggin' Out In Nature
Thursday, July 23
Blenheim - 9:00-12:00pm
Tilbury - 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, July 24
Chatham - 9:00-12:00pm
Wallaceburg - 1:00-4:00pm
Week 4
July 27, 2020
Superheroes
Thursday, July 30
Blenheim - 9:00-12:00pm
Tilbury - 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, July 31
Chatham - 9:00-12:00pm
Wallaceburg - 1:00-4:00pm
Week 5
August 4, 2020
Seeing Is Believing
Thursday, August 6
Blenheim - 9:00-12:00pm
Tilbury - 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, August 7
Chatham - 9:00-12:00pm
Wallaceburg - 1:00-4:00pm
Week 6
August 10, 2020
Mighty Machines
Thursday, August 13
Blenheim - 9:00-12:00pm
Tilbury - 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, August 14
Chatham - 9:00-12:00pm
Wallaceburg - 1:00-4:00pm
Week 7
August 17, 2020
Space Is The Place
Thursday, August 20
Blenheim - 9:00-12:00pm
Tilbury - 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, August 21
Chatham - 9:00-12:00pm
Wallaceburg - 1:00-4:00pm
Week 8
August 24, 2020
Secret Spy School
Thursday, August 27
Blenheim - 9:00-12:00pm
Tilbury - 1:00-4:00pm
Friday, August 28
Chatham - 9:00-12:00pm
Wallaceburg - 1:00-4:00pm

Non-Contact Pick-up

CKRecreation offers contactless pick-up points for the Camp In A Box.

  1. When you arrive at your pick-up location, drive up to the CKRecreation Green and Black Flags – please stay in your car.
  2. CKRec staff will take your name and number that you registered under.
  3. CKRec staff will load your box into your car.

Pick-Up Locations

  • Blenheim Memorial Arena Parking Lot - Thursdays from 9:00am-12:00pm
  • Tilbury Memorial Arena Parking Lot - Thursdays from 1:00pm-4:00pm
  • Chatham Erickson Arena Parking Lot - Fridays from 9:00am-12:00pm
  • Wallaceburg Memorial Arena Parking Lot - Friday from 1:00pm-4:00pm

Post to Instagram

We'd love to see all the wonderful creations and active games you're doing at home.

  • Follow us on Instagram @staynplayck
  • Share your photos using using the hashtag #staynplayck or tag us @staynplayck

Your photos could be featured on the @staynplayck account!

We'd Love To Hear From You!

We'd love to hear from you about your experiences with the CKRec Camp In A Box.

Plus, you'll be entered into a contest to win a free week of summer camp in 2021!

Email your testimonial of how you are using Camp In A Box to ckrecprograms@chatham-kent.ca.

Deadline to send your testimonial is Friday, September 4, 2020.