Family programs

Year-round family programs

Camp Goodtimes is excited to host a variety of free programs throughout the year to help reconnect campers and families or make an introduction to the camp community. 

Family Fun and Bonding

Family Fun and Bonding events (FABs) are single-day events that offer a chance to reconnect with old camp friends or be introduced to the Camp Goodtimes community. These programs will resume in late fall of 2022. Click the region you live in below to see if there are any upcoming events. 

Register for Family Events here

Bereaved Family Retreat

This is a weekend program for bereaved families to connect, relax and enjoy nature. This retreat will be open to any bereaved families that live in any region of BC or the Yukon. The weekend consists of fun recreational programming amidst the breathtaking beauty of UBC’s Loon Lake Lodge and Retreat Centre center just outside of Maple Ridge, BC. There will be opportunity to relax, recharge, and connect as a family and with other families. In 2023, the dates are from Friday April 21 to Sunday, April 23. Registration will open in early 2023.


Family programs by region
Vancouver region

Date: Saturday, November 26th

Time: 10:00am – 3:30pm

Location: Nimbus School of Recording

What to Expect: Join us at the Nimbus School of Recording & Media for a behind the scenes look into a professional music recording studio! Channel your inner musical artist or producer and work alongside Nimbus staff and students to create a track of your very own.  You will have the opportunity to record your own song, sing along with a backtrack, record a script, or help with the production of a song. Whatever your idea, Nimbus is there to help you make it happen. Everyone will get the opportunity to take their very own musical creation home at the end of the day!

Register here


Fraser Valley

Check back in the late fall to see the details of our winter day programs.

Vancouver Island

Date: Sunday, December 11th

Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Location: 4Cats Art Studio Oak Bay

What to Expect: Ring in the winter holidays with an Art Party at 4Cats Art Studio in Oak Bay! This is a free in-person opportunity to connect, create and celebrate! Campers will have the opportunity to get creative in the studio to make their very own Frosty Mug with all of the instructions and materials provided by 4Cats! You are sure to be sipping hot chocolate out of these mugs for many winters to come! This craft is best suited for those who are ages 6 and up!

Register here