JA Summer Business Camps

August 10, 2020


*NEW* Virtual Summer Business Camp Experience - JA Lizard Lair!! (for ages 8-13)


You’ve heard of Dragons’ Den, now get ready for Lizard Lair! JA’s virtual entrepreneurship experience offers campers an exciting approach to learning about basic business skills.

Campers will take part via Zoom in interactive virtual activities including games, Kahoot quizzes, guest speakers, and interactive lessons, and will learn all the tools they need to test out their business skills. Camp counsellors will take campers through each step to create their very own business!



Sessions Available:  August 10 - 14, 2020

Mornings (10:00am - 11:30am) OR  Afternoons (1:00pm - 2:30pm)

Registration Fees: $25/camper/session



Click to view the Lizard Lair Camp Parent Guide >>




2020 In-Person Summer Camps Suspended

Due to the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, JA South Western Ontario has decided to suspend its 2020 summer camps including JA Camp Business Basics and JA Camp CEO. Refunds have been processed for all campers that were registered for these in-person camps. 


We look forward to welcoming campers back to our summer camp experiences in the future. 




JA Camp Business Basics (Camp BB) - (for ages 8-13 years)                                                                                                                                               

Ignite your child's entrepreneurial spirit with JA's Summer Day Camps. For one week, JA Camp Counselors take campers through each step of creating their very own small business! Campers learn leadership skills and teamwork as they create a product, purchase their raw materials from our Camp Store, visit a local market to SELL SELL SELL their merchandise, and then take home the profit! 

London Sessions Available:  

Chatham Sessions Available:  


JA Camp CEO - (for ages 10-13 years; must have previously attended Camp Business Basics)

An advanced business camp available exclusively to campers who have previously attended Camp Business Basics. This exciting camp will further extend the JA camp experience with enhanced learning opportunities for campers who want to know even more about running a successful business!

London Sessions Available:  

Chatham Sessions Available:  



London: $200/child/week, $185/additional child from the same family in the same week.

Chatham: $160/child/week; $145/additional child from the same family in the same week. 


 View the Camp Guide with more information HERE. Check out photos of 2019 JA Summer Camp entrepreneurs HERE!



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