*We are sorry to announce that registration for ASL summer retreat is now closed as we are at capacity. We will put your name on a waitlist and if a space becomes available, we will contact you.*

Summer ASL Retreat

THE BOB RUMBALL CANADIAN CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR THE DEAF

INVITES YOU TO A WEEKEND AWAY AT THE

Ontario Camp of the Deaf in

Parry Sound, Ontario

Friday, August 5 to Sunday, August 7, 2022

It’s time for an EXCITING ADVENTURE!!

Fees:

REGISTRATION FEE

ALL INCLUSIVE!

Early Bird            Regular Fee

   $250                       $300

The early bird special deadline is on Wednesday July 27th, 2022

The registration deadline is on Wednesday August 3rd, 2022

* Meals
* Accommodations
* All Recreational Activities
* Endless hours of Entertainment!

This is a wonderful opportunity to meet new and old friends, learn & practice your signing and increase your ASL skills in a silent environment! A great mini-break from city life! Come join the beautiful summer weekend!

Cancellation Policy
A full refund, less the non-refundable deposit of $50, will be issued for cancellations received by fax or email before July 8th, 2022.

Payment Methods
You can register ONLINE by completing the registration form and paying the fee using PayPal. When you click “submit” on your registration form, you will be redirected to PayPal. You can then either log in with your PayPal account or choose to pay without an account. Please complete your credit card or debit card information. You will automatically receive a confirmation once payment has been made.

Lodging:

We provide lodging in a dorm-style setting. You need to provide your own bedding.

* Sleeping bag
* OR Single sheet and blanket
* Pillow
* Towels
* Personal necessities

Schedule

Please arrive at the retreat between 7:00 pm and 8:15 pm on Friday, August 5th. Orientation will begin at 8:30 pm sharp. You may pull up in front of the main building to unload and there will be someone there to direct you to your dorm and parking.

Check out is on Sunday, August 7th between 12:30 to 1:30 pm. Retreat information will be sent by email five days before camp.

Directions

The Ontario Camp of the Deaf is located ten miles south of Parry Sound, about a three hour drive from Toronto.

* Take 400 Highway North
* Continue to Highway 69
* You will pass on exit to highway 141 to Huntsville
* Take the next exit
* #213 to Old Highway 69 South
* Turn Right
* Go down the hill to the first right
* Turn Right onto BLACKSTONE and CRANE LAKE ROAD
* Follow the signs for 5 km to the Ontario Camp of the Deaf

Retreat Information

he Ontario Camp of the Deaf is focused on maintaining a safe and healthy environment.

Proof of Vaccination

Anyone attending the retreat is required to show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status (2 doses completed 14 days prior to attending camp).

You must also complete a Rapid Antigen Test when you arrive. If the RAT is positive, you will asked to leave and given a full refund.

If you are not vaccinated, or partially vaccinated, you will not be able to attend the retreat this year.

COVID measures are currently in place including proof of 2 doses of vaccine, use of masks / physical distancing and Rapid Antigen Tests. These measures may change and we will send follow up communications as the date approaches.

To protect the health and safety of our students, staff and volunteers, please stay home if you:

* Have COVID-19 Symptoms
* Have travelled outside of Canada within the last 14 days
* Have been in close contact with someone who is sick with COVID-19 symptoms
* Have been in close contact with someone who is waiting for a COVID-19 test result
* Have a doctor, healthcare provider or public health tell you that you should currently be isolating (staying at home)
* Have received a COVID Alert exposure notification on cellphone.

YOU WILL BE GIVEN A FULL REFUND

Screening Procedures and other information

Physical distancing must be maintained during the retreat. If physical distancing cannot be maintained, a surgical mask must be worn (provided by BRCCED). All spaces are cleaned and disinfected multiple times during the day and night. Hand sanitizer dispensers are located throughout the building.

We are excited to welcome everyone back to the camp in the coming months and thank you for your cooperation and support.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT CAMP, PLEASE CONTACT LISA IN SIGN LANGUAGE SERVICES:
Tel: (416) 449-9651 ext 137
General Inquiries Email:
lfaria@bobrumball.org

Click here to register online for Summer Retreat 2022
Click here to download information form in pdf format for Summer Retreat 2022