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Parent Resources for Design Works Camps

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In the menu below, we have everything you could ever want to know about our camps. Simply click the topic you're curious about and enjoy! You can also download all necessary forms (under "What to bring") and read our Operational Plan (under "COVID protocols").

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During Summer 2022, our camps will be held in two locations on campus. Memorial Hall, 9 Bailey Drive & Marshall d'Avary Hall, 10 MacKay Drive on the UNB Fredericton Campus. If you are unfamiliar with the campus, a campus map is available.

On the first day

Every day

  • Lunch and snacks (no nut or shellfish products)
  • Re-fillable water bottle
  • Hat
  • Mask
  • Sunscreen (please apply some prior to leaving home)
  • Appropriate clothing for artwork and playing outdoors
  • Required materials (listed in camp description, ie: Lego set, Camera, etc)

Please do not bring any electronic devices or cell phones to the camps. Any devices found will be kept in the office until the end of the camp day. Your cooperation is appreciated.

During our summer 2022 camps, drop-off and pick-up will take place outside Memorial Hall & Marshall d'Avary Hall on the UNB Fredericton Campus(please check location in camp description).

Drop-off time is between 7:45 a.m. - 9 a.m.

Please allow for extra time at drop-off on the first day.

If you are running late or your child will not be attending camp on a certain day, please call and let us know (506-453-4623 or 506-452-6360). 

Pick-up time for children is between 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Pick-up will occur at the same location as drop-off. Please make sure to sign your children out at the end of the day.

If you need to sign your children out early please let us know in advance. You can reach us at 506-453-4623 or 506-452-6360.

There is a $10 late pick-up fee for any time after 5 p.m. (within the first 30 minutes) and $10 for every half hour after.

Cleaning and sanitizing

  • All camp spaces will be cleaned and sanitized daily.
  • Deep cleaning and sanitizing will take place before and after each week of camps.
  • Children will receive a package of materials to use throughout the week that will not be shared with other campers. Any reusable materials in the packages will be cleaned and sanitized at the end of the week, before the next camp begins.
  • Frequent hand washing will be done throughout the day.



Participants wishing to withdraw from a Design Works camp must do so by telephone or email. A full refund of tuition minus a $50 processing fee will be issued provided withdrawals are made before June 1 (withdrawals made after June 1 will receive a 50% refund).

IMPORTANT: If public health restrictions are reinstated that prevent us from holding in-person camps, you will receive a full refund.