Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

 


What age are your programs for?

Day camp programs are 6-12

Events are all ages

Excursions and adventures are all ages

Youth mentorship programs 13-16

Lil trappers 5 and under with parents


How do I sign up for a program?

Registration is dependant on the programs being offered, please contact us or view the option on our posters and media


How does SAYZOONS differ from other programs?

We strive to fill needs not currently provided by other services. We do this to ensure equity and good local support for the hard work of other agencies. SAYZOONS believes that we have more impact in small communities when we work together. SAYZOONS is a business with the heart of a non profit.


If all programs are outside what should we bring to a program?

Water, Back pack, snacks

Dress for changing weather

Appropriate sun protection

Any required medications


When can we register for day camps?

Registration will be opening for 2020 before December 1st 2019


What is Kids Club?

A program for kids 13 and under. You will receive emails with discounts for a camp, family SAYZOONS. We are working one some great things for 2020


Does SAYZOONS  run programs only during Summer/Spring?

NO WAY! We are a year round outdoor programming! We offer slacklines, snowshoeing, hiking, snow sculpting workshops, special events, outdoor play programs and much more

What happens in inclement weather?

SAYZOONS first priority if SAFETY. Since we are an outdoor program we may need to cancel a program in necessary if the program we are running can not be taken indoors. We are working diligently to ensure we have a suitable indoor space for our day camps so that we do not have to cancel

Are your programs accessible and inclusive?

The level of thought and consideration we have made while developing our programs has made the majority of our activities  accessible and barrier free.

Our philosophy is that every person has value and worth regardless of  race,  gender expression, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability.

We are committed to diversity in our programs and ensure that all people are treated with dignity and respect at all times.

We lead by example and help to create safe spaces for all people.

Do you offer subsidy or lower rates for those who need?

We have made space for families who could benefit from our programs. We are committed to ensuring people of all ages have an opportunity to enjoy our programs. We offer many free programs.

For 2020 we are working on a subsidy form which can be filled out for paid programs at a reduced rate

Will you offer programs in other towns?

Yes, part of our adventures will take us to other areas in Manitoba. While our camps for 2020 will run in St-Pierre-Jolys we have plans to expand to other towns in Manitoba.

We are open to consulting with rural municipalities to run our programs for them in 2021 and on. From Management to hiring and staffing, we have day camps for kids covered

Do you have birthday games or programs?

Right now we can customize a celebration or event. We offer Ninja lines, slacklines, Archery Battle Tag, Forts, crafts, and more

Can you run programs inside?

All of our programs are available for indoors. We will be hosting open Gym in St-Pierre starting October 4th all ages