COVID-19 Implications

With the current uncertainty surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Province extending the state of emergency, the Township is delaying the opening of the Summer Swim/Camp Registration. Registration will open on June 1st, 2020, pending indication that non-essential services will resume. Registration for Township Swim & Day Camp will be available online or by calling the Recreation Office at 613-376-3027. Ext. 2231

Check out our "How to Register" guide for more information on creating an account and registering your child for swim & daycamps!

The 2020 Swim and Day Camp season starts June 29, 2020. View the "Parents Handbook"


The Township of South Frontenac’s Day Camp program is a place where children and youth belong, grow, thrive and lead. Children ages 4-12 are welcome to join our enthusiastic, energetic, caring staff members in a safe environment that encourages children to realize their potential and follow their dreams.

Offered at The Point and Gilmour Beach:

  • Session One (1)*: June 29 to July 10, 2020 (no program on July 1 - Canada Day)
  • Session Two (2): July 13 to July 24, 2020
  • Session Three (3)*: July 27 to August 7, 2020 (no program on August 3 - Civic Holiday)
  • Session Four (4): August 10 to August 21, 2020

Cost : $250.00/Session (*$220.00/Session 1 & 3)

Fees are based on 8 hour days - 8:00 am to 4:00 pm for earlier drop off times and later pick up times, check with the Site Coordinator. An additional $5.00 for every 15 minutes will be charged for anytime beyond the 8 hours.


Red Cross Swim Kids Program is a 10-level standalone program for children above the age of 4. The skills and water safety throughout the program are targeted to each age group with an increased focus on staying active and in the water. Swimmers learn competitive and survival strokes and builds on distance and speed while focusing on making safe decisions in, on and around the water.

Offered at McMullen Beach, The Point and Gilmour Point.

  • Level One - 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
  • Level Two - 11:00 am to 11:30 am
  • Level Three - 10:30 am to 11:00 am
  • Level Four - 10:00 am to 10:30 am
  • Levels Five and Six - 9:45 am to 10:30 am
  • Levels Seven/Eight/Nine/Ten - 9:00 am to 9:45 am

Cost: $55.00 for two week session

  • Bronze Cross and Bronze Medallion Courses - 7:00 am to 9:00 am - Only offered at The Point.
  • Bronze Cross and Bronze Medallion - $130.00 (does not include manual)

*Swim lessons at McMullen Beach may be cancelled or relocated to The Point if enrollment is low. Please contact the Camp Coordinator for more information.

Registration can be done online or in-person at the Recreation Office - 2490 Keeley Rd, Sydenham. 

The Healthy Kid's Park Drop-In Program

The Healthy Kid’s Park Drop-In program provides free fun recreational activities for kid’s age 4-12. Participants will get to join in structured and unstructured activities, sports and crafts. Programs run daily 1-3pm from July 2 to August 23rd at different Township parks. Registration is mandatory in advance through our registration page or at the park site. Caregivers with a child younger than the age of 7 must stay for the entire duration of the activity or the entire duration of their participant’s stay in the activity.

This summer we plan to visit these parks on the following days:

  • McMullen Beach (Verona): Mondays & Wednesdays, & Fridays, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Centennial Park (Harrowsmith): Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1:00-3:00 p.m.


Registration for Township Swim and Day Camp will be available April 27, 2020 online or in-person at the Recreation Office - 2490 Keeley Rd, Sydenham.

Water Sampling at Township Beaches

Results of Water sampling of beaches in South Frontenac are conducted by Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Health Unit.





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