Posted on: July 17, 2019
Let’s get ready for another great summer at Camp Lumbini. We would like to welcome back, all of our campers as well as invite and welcome new kids to join us this summer.
Are you thinking of joining us at Camp Lumbini this summer? Here are some questions and answers you may have about camp.
Where is Camp Lumbini? Wasaga Beach.
Please arrive by 1 p.m. on July 28.
Please pick up your child(ren) by noon on August 3.
Q. What about transportation?
A. You are responsible for dropping off and picking up your own child(ren).
Q. Can anybody go to camp? Do you have to be a temple member?
A. No, you do not have to be a temple member. If you are 8 years of age or older, you may attend the camp. Also, if you are 7 years of age and have an older sibling or relative who is a camper, you may attend the camp.
Q. Can I bring a friend? A. Yes.
Q. Do you have to register?
A. Yes. Registration forms can be obtained from the office as well as the Kids Sangha bulletin board. The deadline is Saturday July 14, 2019.
Q. What do you do at Camp Lumbini?
A. There are highlighted activities throughout the day. For example, a typical day includes a short service, exercise, fun at the beach swimming, mini golf, games and bon fire.
Q. Who supervises the campers?
A. The campers are supervised at all times by experienced camp counsellors. They all have first aid certification and are certified life guards.
Q. Where do the kids sleep?
A. We ask all campers to bring their own sleeping bag. There are bunk beds in the boy’s room as well as in the girl’s room.
Q. Are there showers?
A. Yes. All 3 cabins have showers.
Q. Are cell phones allowed?
A. No electronics are allowed.
Q. Do I have to bring my own meals?
A. No. All of the delicious food is prepared by our wonderful camp chef Joanne Kataoka and vegetable peeler/chopper Grace. Food allergies and restrictions are carefully considered for all meals and snacks.
If you have any additional questions or concerns and for information on the cost for the week, please get in touch with the office 416-534-4302 or Naomi at