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In addition to updates on this page, in early August registered campers will receive detailed information about all aspects of camp.

Camp dates

Monday, August 10 to Sunday, August 16, 2019.

Arrival time

for those camping: anytime after 12PM on August 10.


At the AlgomaTrad Centre: August 10, 2pm onwards for all registrants to pick up name tags, schedules, workshop maps, etc.

Orientation Gathering

Monday, August 10 at 7pm at the AlgomaTrad Centre, 1249 F&G Line, St. Joseph Island. All registrants/students, including Daycampers, should plan to attend! A dance and jam sessions will follow the Gathering.


Workshops take place daily from Monday to Friday, 9AM to 5PM. Workshop options will be sent out mid-July. You will have the opportunity to build your own schedule at this time. Workhshop Schedule from 2019, for reference, is available HERE. 2020 Workshop Schedule will be made available to registered campers in July.

Departure time

August 16 after Final Morning Gathering. Volunteer wrap-up bee will follow.

Evening events

Evening events will include concerts and dances. On Tuesday evening, August 11th there will be the Staff Concert featuring all the AlgomaTrad staff. Wednesday and Thursday will feature dances open to the public. Friday will feature the ever amazing Live Auction at the Legion Hall, which raises money for our Nicholas Missere Bursary Fund that helps learners access camp and our programs throughout the year (There is a Silent Auction at the same time). On Saturday there will be a Student Showcase concert  followed by a dance in the Pavilion at the AlgomaTrad Centre. Evening schedule for campers will be sent directly to them, or will be available at the camp.